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Argument Over Corn Dog Ends With Woman Behind Bars in Midland

A Carrollton, Texas, woman is behind bars on charges after an argument over a corn dog. Midland Police were called out to business in the 1200 block of Lamesa Road after getting a call about a disturbance with weapons.

Ferry Toll Hits 156 as Search Gets Tougher

Searchers have now recovered 156 bodies from the waters where a South Korean ferry sank a week ago. And relatives of the nearly 150 people still missing are pressing the government to quickly finish the recovery effort.

Official: Debris is Not Likely to be From Plane

It looks like a piece of sheet metal with rivets -- but an official says the item that washed ashore in southwestern Australia isn't likely to have come from the missing Malaysian jet. Investigators are examining it for any possible link to the plane.

Investigation Into Jal Police Chief Closed, Will be Suspended For 10 Days

An investigation into the alleged actions of Jal Police Chief Larry Burns has been completed and closed, according to city officials.

Data Breach Affected both Midland and Odessa Stores Video included

NewsWest 9 learned about 2.6 million credit and debit cards were impacted by this data breach, which is about 7% of payment cards used at Michaels store. NewsWest 9 also learned Tuesday that both the Midland and Odessa Michaels were affected by the data breach which started back in May of last year.

Arrest Made In Connection With Overnight Shooting In Odessa

Arrest Made In Connection With Overnight Shooting In Odessa Video included

An arrest has been made in connection with the overnight shooting in Odessa.

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Third Ulta Theft Video included

It seems like the Ulta in Odessa just can't catch a break; for the third time they were featured in our Caught on Camera segment, because thieves keep ripping the place off."A guy walks in, walks straight over to the hair straighteners," Susan Rogers with Odessa Crime Stoppers said.

Attorney General Investigation Into Alpine Finances Completed

The investigation into the City of Alpine's finances by the Attorney General is finally done. Alpine City Manager, Erik Zimmer, released a statement on Tuesday saying the Attorney General’s office reached a plea bargain agreement with the city's former finance director, Ricky Chavez.

Woman Charged With Stealing Social Security Benefits From Father, His Body Found in Kentucky Video included

A woman is behind bars in Pecos after being arrested for stealing social security retirement insurance benefits from her father. But, that woman's father was found dead in Lexington, Kentucky, just a few months ago.

Authorities Searching For Kidnapping Suspect

Authorities are searching for a man wanted for a kidnapping that took place in Odessa on Monday night. Police are looking for Delton Jones. He allegedly kidnapped his girlfriend in the 2100 block of East 9th Street.

Trial Underway For Odessa Man Who Opened Fire in Odessa Parking Lot

A trial is underway for an Odessa man who opened fire in the Music City Mall parking lot about two years ago. 24-year-old Baushlyon Richardson is facing charges of first degree murder and aggravated assault.

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  • AP WAS THERE: Probable cause of AIDS found

    AP WAS THERE: Probable cause of AIDS found

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:26:14 GMT
    EDITOR'S NOTE: In 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first cases of a rare pneumonia that had sickened five Los Angeles gay men. The AIDS epidemic had begun.
    EDITOR'S NOTE: In 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first cases of a rare pneumonia that had sickened five Los Angeles gay men. The AIDS epidemic had begun.
  • US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years

    US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:25:55 GMT
    The Justice Department will begin considering clemency applications from nonviolent federal inmates who have already served 10 years or more in prison.
    The Justice Department is encouraging nonviolent federal inmates who have behaved in prison, have no significant criminal history and have already served more than 10 years behind bars to apply for clemency, officials...
  • Gacy case helps solve unrelated Chicago area death

    Gacy case helps solve unrelated Chicago area death

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:25:40 GMT
    Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another killing - one he didn't commit.
    Four decades after John Wayne Gacy lured more than 30 young men and boys to his Chicago-area home and strangled them, his case has helped authorities solve another killing - one he didn't commit.
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  • Poland holds 1st big security exercise in decades

    Poland holds 1st big security exercise in decades

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:26:15 GMT
    Poland's security services have begun their first major security exercise in decades, evacuating the Interior Ministry in Warsaw and rescuing three foreigners allegedly injured in a helicopter crash.
    In imaginary emergency drills, Polish security forces evacuated the Interior Ministry and rescued foreigners supposedly injured in a cross-border helicopter crash as part of Poland's first nationwide security exercises...
  • Syrian lawmaker first to field run for presidency

    Syrian lawmaker first to field run for presidency

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:16:24 GMT
    Syria's parliament speaker says a lawmaker has announced his candidacy for the June 3 presidential election - the first to field his bid for the top post in a vote called despite the country's relentless...
    A Syrian lawmaker on Wednesday registered his candidacy for the June 3 presidential election, becoming the first contender in the June 3 vote that will be held in the midst of the country's civil war and has already...
  • Amsterdam may ban pot shops in Red Light district

    Amsterdam may ban pot shops in Red Light district

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:16:21 GMT
    Amsterdam has won court permission to ban marijuana cafes in its famous Red Light district, stepping up a crackdown on the city's freewheeling lifestyle.
    Amsterdam has won court permission to ban marijuana cafes in its famous Red Light district, stepping up a crackdown on the city's freewheeling lifestyle.

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