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Woman Finds Lost Veteran Flag in Odessa, Tracks Down Family in North Carolina Video included

On the phone: "Good afternoon, Hondo Anvil, how may I help you?""Yes, is this Kathy?" Paula Roberts asked."Yes it is.""Hey Kathy, it's Paula from Odessa with Charlie the Flag," Roberts said.Roberts was shopping at the Goodwill in Odessa with her 

Midland Man In Hospital After Accident Involving An 18-Wheeler Video included

A man is recovering after a wreck in Midland County. It happened Monday night on 1788 near Highway 191.Officials tell us a pickup truck somehow went into oncoming traffic and struck an 18-wheeler.

Marfa Citizens Protest In Support of Granting Children Asylum Video included

The U.S. Border Patrol Station in Marfa was barricaded off in anticipation of a protest on Monday morning.

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  • American Jews, other 'lone soldiers' serve Israel

    American Jews, other 'lone soldiers' serve Israel

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:01 AM EDT2014-07-22 07:01:56 GMT
    By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.
    By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.
  • Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

    Teen's death puts focus on caffeine powder dangers

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:41 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:41:34 GMT
    The sudden death of a healthy high school senior has ramped up attention on unregulated caffeine powder, leading federal health authorities to warn consumers to stay away from the substance.
    A few weeks before their prom king's death, students at an Ohio high school had attended an assembly on narcotics that warned about the dangers of heroin and prescription painkillers.
  • HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

    HIV diagnosis rate fell by third in US over decade

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:41 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:41:25 GMT
    A new study says the rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade.
    The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study finds. Experts celebrated it as hopeful news that the AIDS epidemic may be slowing in the U.S.
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  • Israeli aircraft hit more than 70 targets in Gaza

    Israeli aircraft hit more than 70 targets in Gaza

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:13 AM EDT2014-07-22 07:13:29 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...
    Israeli airstrikes pummeled a wide range of targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state began an intensive effort to end more than two weeks of fighting that has killed at least...
  • US wants international push for Mideast cease-fire

    US wants international push for Mideast cease-fire

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:01 AM EDT2014-07-22 07:01:32 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support for a Mideast cease-fire. But he acknowledges the differences between Israel and Hamas run very deep and must be addressed in any long-term...
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support as he pushes for a Mideast cease-fire, but he acknowledges the differences between Israel and Hamas run very deep and must be addressed in any...
  • Russians fed conspiracy theories on Ukraine crash

    Russians fed conspiracy theories on Ukraine crash

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 2:54 AM EDT2014-07-22 06:54:17 GMT
    An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.
    An assassination attempt against Russian President Vladimir Putin. A desperate ploy to draw the West into the battle for Ukraine's east. A botched mission to commit mass murder against Russian citizens.
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