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US-Iran move closer to a flashpoint as tensions spike

US-Iran move closer to a flashpoint as tensions spike

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and Iran edged toward a flashpoint Monday as Tehran announced it was breaking compliance with the accord that keeps it from making nuclear weapons and the Trump administration followed by ordering 1,000 more troops to the Middle East.

Upcoming events

  • Today, June 17, 2019
  • OPD's 26th Session of the Citizen's Police Academy

    The Odessa Police Department has scheduled the 26th session of the Citizen's Police Academy from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday nights, beginning Aug. 1 through Nov. 14.

  • Camp Fire West Texas - Summer Day Camp

    Camp Fire West Texas has scheduled a Summer Day Camp for children ages 5-12 from 7:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, May 28 through Aug. 9 at Buice Elementary School, 1800 E. 87th St.

  • Summer Camps for Kids at Odessa College

    Odessa College, 201 W. University Blvd., is accepting registration for a variety of summer camps and activities.

  • ECISD Summer Meal Program

    The Ector County Independent School District School Nutrition is offering heatlhy Summer Food Service Program meals at no cost to children 18 years and younger.

  • Summer Art Camps for Kids

    The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled Summer Art Camps for kids, ages 6-12.

  • Movie Maker Mondays for Kids (ages 6-12)

    The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, 1500 I-20 West, Midland, has scheduled Movie Maker Mondays for children ages 6-12 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the first and third Mondays in June and July.

  • Grief Support Group “Walking With You”

    Grief Share Support Group offers a free grief support group meetings, “Walking With You,” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at Home Hospice, 619 N. Grant Ave., Suite 120. Call 580-9990.

  • Iglesia Bautista Jerusalem VBS

    Iglesia Bautista Jerusalem, 1449 S. Sam Houston Ave., has scheduled “In the Wild: Amazing Encounters with Jesus” VBS for kids ages 4 and up from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 17-21.

  • Adult Youth Community Bible Study

    First Baptist Church has scheduled an evening community Bible study for young adults (age 18 and up) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 17, June 24 and July 1 by Starbucks at Market Street, 4950 E. 42nd St.

  • West Texas Dance Club: Dance Night with Johnny & Suzy

    West Texas Dance Club has scheduled dance nights with a live band from 7:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. Mondays at 208 E. VFW Lane.

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John's Corner

John's Corner

tel. 432-362-0004

3827 N Dixie Blvd, Odessa, TX 79762

John's Corner in Odessa TX John's Corner is a landscaping and nursery garden solutions company located in Odessa, TX. John's specializes in various gardening areas such as: organic solutions, flowers, house plants, beddings plants, trees, shrubs, ground cover, and much more. With the correct guidance and solutions, John's employees are equipped with the knowledge and experience to improve your gardening area. Our garden center is based in the vicinity of Ector & Midland Counties, so if your garden is undergoing rough times, we have the products to help. These products include; Ferti-lome, Soil Mender, Roundup, Turfmark, Scott’s Ortho, Green Light, and Hi-yield.Our reputation speaks for itself; John’s Corner has won Best Nursery in the Odessa American Reader’s Choice Poll for 10 years in a row. If you are located in Andrews, Odessa, Midland, Permian Basin, or Ector County, we are here to fulfill all of your gardening or landscaping needs.

Basin Podiatry

Basin Podiatry

tel. 432-550-3668

2626 JBS Parkway, Odessa, TX 79761

We provide high quality medical care for your feet and ankles. Patient care is our top priority. Our goal is to provide excellent medical care of the foot and ankle in a Christian and patient environment. Our number one priority is patient care and to see that you feel comfortable in our office. We want you to know that we will go above and beyond to accommodate all of our patients!

OA Advertising

OA Advertising

tel. 432-333-7602

222 E. 4th Street, Odessa, TX 79760

Print and Digital Advertising couldn't be easier. The Odessa American delivers world-class journalism to the Permian Basin’s most influential audiences. We specialize in connecting our engaged consumers to marketers by utilizing OA print, mobile, digital, social media and high-level live event platforms. This allows us to present unparalleled advertising and sponsorship opportunities for brands looking to reach a high-quality consumer and alignment with best-in-class content.   Whether you’re a local store owner looking to promote your business or a corporate marketer responsible for multiple locations, we offer a suite of solutions that deliver the leads you desire.     Find out what opportunities are available on our multi-channel platforms for your brand. Download our Digital Media Guide today.

Odessa American

Odessa American

tel. 432-337-4661

222 E 4th St, Odessa, TX 79761

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California police look to video after deadly Costco shooting

California police look to video after deadly Costco shooting

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video is likely to be key in determining how a confrontation between an off-duty Los Angeles police officer and a man descr…

Results of Fully-human BCMA CAR-T for the Treatment of Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma Co-developed by Innovent and IASO BIO Presented at 2019 ASCO and EHA Annual Meetings

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SUZHOU, China, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovent Biologics, Inc. (Innovent) (HKEX: 01801), a world-class biopharmaceutical company that d…

Egypt's ousted president Morsi dies in court during trial

Egypt's ousted president Morsi dies in court during trial

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CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's first democratically elected president, Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi who was ousted by the military in 2013 after a yea…

TxDOT traffic alerts for June 17, 2019

TxDOT traffic alerts for June 17, 2019

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Texas Department of Transportation traffic alerts for June 17, 2019.

Gute Verbindung: Vodafone kommt zu SeeHer

Gute Verbindung: Vodafone kommt zu SeeHer

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CANNES, Frankreich--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--

Spectra7 Announces Term Sheet for Asset Based Senior Secured Note Loan Facility

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SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--

Bonne nouvelle : Vodafone rejoint SeeHer

Bonne nouvelle : Vodafone rejoint SeeHer

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CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--juin 17, 2019--

Tensions rise as Iran speeds up enrichment, US sends troops

Tensions rise as Iran speeds up enrichment, US sends troops

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran will surpass the uranium-stockpile limit set by its nuclear deal in the next 10 days, an official said Monday, raisin…

Judge: 1 year of prison for suspect in David Ortiz shooting

Judge: 1 year of prison for suspect in David Ortiz shooting

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A man nicknamed "Bone" was ordered Monday to spend one year in preventive prison as Dominican authori…

ECISD, community say farewell to interim school chief

ECISD, community say farewell to interim school chief

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After about 10 months as Ector County Independent School District’s interim superintendent, Jim Nelson is about to enter the next chapter in h…

Police: 4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors rally in Toronto

Police: 4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors rally in Toronto

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TORONTO (AP) — Gunfire broke out and a stampede ensued as fans celebrated at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, leaving four people …

I2C di GA-ASI rende la consapevolezza situazionale più abbordabile, usando l'automazione e il design basato su UX

I2C di GA-ASI rende la consapevolezza situazionale più abbordabile, usando l'automazione e il design basato su UX

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PARIGI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--giu 17, 2019--

Debating impeachment, Democrats have 2020 on their minds

Debating impeachment, Democrats have 2020 on their minds

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WASHINGTON (AP) — For Democrats, the decisions being made of whether to support impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump are per…

Pulse Biosciences Grants Equity Incentive Awards to New Employees

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HAYWARD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--

GA-ASIs I2C macht Situationsbewusstsein erschwinglicher durch Automatisierung und UX-basiertes Design

GA-ASIs I2C macht Situationsbewusstsein erschwinglicher durch Automatisierung und UX-basiertes Design

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PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--

FOX News Digital Surpasses CNN.com in Multi-Platform Total Views and Minutes for Month of May

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 17, 2019--

US restores some aid to El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala

US restores some aid to El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Monday it is easing previously announced cuts in hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the…

Report: Childhood poverty persists in fast-growing Southwest

Report: Childhood poverty persists in fast-growing Southwest

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The number of children living in poverty has swelled over the past three decades in fast-growing, ethnically diverse sta…

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Evening' game

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were:

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Sotheby's sold! French-Israeli billionaire pays $3.7 billion

Sotheby's sold! French-Israeli billionaire pays $3.7 billion

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NEW YORK (AP) — The 275-year-old auction house Sotheby's is being sold to a French Israeli businessman for about $3.7 billion.

Sunday's US win most-watched Women's World Cup group match

Sunday's US win most-watched Women's World Cup group match

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Americans' 3-0 win over Chile set a record for the most-watched group-stage Women's World Cup match on U.S. English-lan…

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PET OF THE WEEK: Red

PET OF THE WEEK: Red

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Red, a 1- to 2-year-old male Heeler mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Red is friend…

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

PET OF THE WEEK: Cliff

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Cliff, a 1-year-old male Labrador mix, needs to be adopted into a good home. Cliff loves aff…

ECISD Summer Food Program

ECISD Summer Food Program

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The Ector County Independent School District School Nutrition is offering healthy Summer Food Service Program meals at no cost …

GOOD NEWS: Mission Patch Winners

GOOD NEWS: Mission Patch Winners

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Students Amaya Villanueva, 10th grader at Falcon Early College High School and Sofia Patino, fifth grader at Milam Elementary, …