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Evidence Excluded from Mortgage Fraud Scheme Case Video included

Roughly 100 pages of written arguments were sent between the US District Court and the four defendants who are accused of a massive mortgage fraud scheme that involved about 800 properties 

Citizens Pushing TXDOT to Make A Midland County Intersection Safer Video included

A typically-smiling 5-year-old named Norah Boswell is the face of the nearly 50 students that attend Bynum Elementary. The school for special needs children is open year-around, but for some parents, getting them to the school every morning is a challenge.

EXCLUSIVE: Dash Cam Video of High Speed Chase Crime Spree by Two Odessa Woman Video included

NewsWest 9 obtained exclusive video of two women being chased down by Odessa Police. The pair are accused of going on a crime spree.

Home Depot Donates New Lawn Mower to Feisty Odessa Grandma Who Fought Off Thieves Video included

We have an update for you on the feisty Odessa grandmother who fought back against some thieves. They tried to steal her lawn mower. The woman was hurt trying to stop the theft and her lawnmower left broken, but on Tuesday one major company stepped in to help her out.

City of Midland Looking at Ways To Help Low Income Families Afford Homes Video included

On Tuesday morning, the Midland City Council took steps to help low to moderate income single family households find affordable housing.

Midland Man Arrested For Inappropriately Touching a Young Girl

A Midland man was arrested over the weekend for touching a young girl inappropriately. 59-year-old Ruben Rodriguez is facing felony charges of indecency with a child.

Odessa Woman Behind Bars After Getting High in Front of Her Child

Getting high in front of her child landed an Odessa mother behind bars. According to the arrest report, Midland Police spotted 20-year-old Brittany Ortega in a car in the parking lot of Club Arriba.

Big Spring Police Chase Lands Man Behind Bars

On the 21st of July, Officers responded to the 500 block of S. Goliad and took a stolen vehicle report. 

Midland Police Searching For Two People Who Robbed a Woman

Midland Police are on the hunt for two suspects who robbed a woman. 33-year-old Silas Babcock and 43-year-old Felicia Gomez barged into the woman's apartment and demanded money.

Rock The Desert Builds First Indoor, Wooden Skate Park in West Texas Video included

Right now, saw dust is flying but in a few short weeks skateboarders will be flying down ramps as West Texas welcomes their first wooden, indoor skate park.

Midland City Council Approves Contract For Doug Russell Pool Renovation Project

The City of Midland is one step closer to building a new aquatic center. On Tuesday, the City Council approved a contract with Atlantis Aquatic Group from Austin for the project.

City of Odessa Seal Coat Project Underway

The City of Odessa annual street coat project is underway. The project started on Monday.

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  • Biden among Urban League meeting speakers in Ohio

    Biden among Urban League meeting speakers in Ohio

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:40 AM EDT2014-07-23 05:40:28 GMT
    National Urban League leaders will focus on jobs and pay in U.S. cities during a conference this week that will draw some top Democratic and Republican politicians courting minority support.
    National Urban League leaders will focus on jobs and pay in U.S. cities during a conference this week that will draw some top Democratic and Republican politicians courting minority support.
  • Opening statements set in porch shooting trial

    Opening statements set in porch shooting trial

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:30 AM EDT2014-07-23 05:30:47 GMT
    After two days of jury selection, lawyers are poised to give opening statements in the trial of a Detroit-area man who opened his front door and shot an unarmed woman, killing her.
    After two days of jury selection, lawyers are poised to give opening statements in the trial of a Detroit-area man who opened his front door and shot an unarmed woman, killing her.
  • Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH

    Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 1:22 AM EDT2014-07-23 05:22:35 GMT
    Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a...
    Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new,...
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  • US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

    US: Russia 'created the conditions' for shoot-down

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:33 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:33:53 GMT
    The Obama administration said Tuesday it would present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what's known about the Malaysia Airlines plane that was shot down in Ukraine.
    Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian...
  • UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

    UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:03:27 GMT
    The Palestinian U.N. envoy says a draft U.N. resolution calling for an immediate cease-fire in the Gaza Strip will be formally circulated to the Security Council.
    The U.N. secretary-general said Tuesday it is his "hope and belief" that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel "in the very near future."
  • Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:42:54 GMT
    Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state...
    A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot...

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