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Management, Safety Cited for Radiation Release at WIPP Plant

Department of Energy investigators say a radiation release from the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico was the result of a slow erosion of safety at the 15-year-old site.

Authorities Apprehend Wanted Man in Odessa

A man who had been on the run from authorities is now behind bars.Officials found Delton Jones around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday night in the 300 block of Pecos Street in Odessa. 

Man Killed by Texas Trooper Wanted on Warrants

Authorities say a driver who was fatally shot by a Texas trooper after falsely identifying himself during a traffic stop was wanted on felony warrants out of California and was a gang member.

Car Crashes Through Fence, Into San Antonio Pool

An unintended big splash has left a vehicle in a private swimming pool in South Texas. Investigators in San Antonio are trying to determine what caused a woman to lose control of her car Wednesday night.

Court Filing Says Ship in Texas Spill Was Speeding

A federal court filing alleges a ship was speeding before a March 22 collision with a barge that led to a Texas oil spill. The U.S. Coast Guard says cleanup is wrapping up from the Houston Ship Channel accident that dumped nearly 170,000 gallons of oil from a barge.

Gas Prices Across Texas Hold Steady at $3.49

Retail gasoline prices across Texas held steady this week at $3.49 per gallon. AAA Texas on Thursday reported that compares to the nationwide average price of $3.68 per gallon, up 2 cents from last week.

National Corvette Museum Offering Up-Close Look at Sinkhole Video included

This weekend, the public will get its first up-close look at the sinkhole that swallowed eight cars at the National Corvette Museum. All of the cars are now out and on display at the museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Affidavit Reveals New Details and Alleged Motive Behind Odessa Shooting Video included

We're learning new details behind a shooting that landed an Odessa teen in the hospital and one woman behind bars. Twenty-two-year-old Emily Mata is being held in the Ector County Jail. She's accused of pulling the trigger and she turned herself into police on Tuesday night.

New Entrance Signs for Monahans will Hopefully Entice Travelers to Stop and Stay Video included

Monahans is looking to entice people to live work and play in their city. Two new signs is the first step to beautifying Monahans. When driving past Monahans on I-20 you see sandy, hilly desert and vacant land but soon the new signs will show the pride of Monahans.

Brewster County Sheriff's Office Looking For Missing Woman

The Brewster County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a missing woman.According to their Facebook page Mary Elizabeth Broughton was last seen between the middle of February and early March.The 80-year-old is from Terlingua, is 5'7" and weighs 160 pounds.

Jal Police Chief Suspended Without Pay for Two Weeks Video included

It was just last week when the Jal, New Mexico, interim city manager, Bob Gallagher, got some information that raised concern over the police Chief Larry Burns.

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  • Residents of Wyoming town allowed to return home

    Residents of Wyoming town allowed to return home

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:05:37 GMT
    Residents and emergency crews were waiting for a fire to burn itself out after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant in a small town in southwestern Wyoming.
    Residents of a small town in southwestern Wyoming are being allowed to return home nearly 22 hours after an explosion at a natural gas processing plant forced their evacuation.
  • After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

    After court drama, Oklahoma to have 2 executions

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:05:35 GMT
    The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.
    Oklahoma plans to hold its first double execution in nearly 80 years, Gov. Mary Fallin said Thursday.
  • Officials: Camilla's brother's death an accident

    Officials: Camilla's brother's death an accident

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:05:33 GMT
    The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.
    The death of the Prince of Wales' brother-in-law in New York City has been ruled an accident.
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  • Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

    Families of ferry's lost confront SKorea officials

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:54:27 GMT
    Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who...
    Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, preventing them from leaving the area where...
  • A look at deeds and words of John Paul II

    A look at deeds and words of John Paul II

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:54:15 GMT
    The most-traveled pope in history, John Paul II left his mark on the Catholic Church and non-believers worldwide. Here are some milestones along his path to sainthood:
    The most-traveled pope in history, John Paul II left his mark on the Catholic Church and non-believers worldwide. Here are some milestones along his path to sainthood:
  • Rights group urges UN to help free abducted girls

    Rights group urges UN to help free abducted girls

    Thursday, April 24 2014 1:54 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:54:04 GMT
    A Nigerian rights group is urging the United Nations to help secure the release of some 230 schoolgirls abducted by extremists 10 days ago.
    A Nigerian rights group is urging the United Nations to help secure the release of some 230 schoolgirls abducted by extremists 10 days ago.

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