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The Latest: Rain brings out red flag at Talladega

The Latest: Rain brings out red flag at Talladega

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local):

The Latest: Injuries mounting for Houston Texans vs. Chiefs

The Latest: Injuries mounting for Houston Texan…

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The Latest on the NFL's Week 6 (all times EDT):

The Latest: Rain brings out red flag at Talladega

The Latest: Rain brings out red flag at Talladega

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's race at Talladega Superspeedway (all times local):

The Latest: Injuries mounting for Houston Texans vs. Chiefs

The Latest: Injuries mounting for Houston Texans vs. Chiefs

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The Latest on the NFL's Week 6 (all times EDT):

Cowboys without starting offensive tackles vs. Jets

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The Dallas Cowboys with their top-ranked offense will look to stop a two-game skid without its two starting tackles against the New York Jets.

Just 15, Coco Gauff tops Ostapenko for 1st WTA singles title

Just 15, Coco Gauff tops Ostapenko for 1st WTA singles title

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LINZ, Austria (AP) — Coco Gauff is still just 15. She also is already the owner of a WTA singles title.

At 3-3, Texas A&M and Fisher stuck in neutral

At 3-3, Texas A&M and Fisher stuck in neutral

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M's $75 million plan with Jimbo Fisher is stuck in neutral.

Russia routs Cyprus 5-0 to join Belgium at Euro 2020

Russia routs Cyprus 5-0 to join Belgium at Euro 2020

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Russia routed Cyprus 5-0 on Sunday to join group winner Belgium in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship.

Sloppy Winston dooms Bucs in 37-26 loss to Panthers

Sloppy Winston dooms Bucs in 37-26 loss to Panthers

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LONDON (AP) — Jameis Winston started the day with an interception on Tampa Bay's first play from scrimmage. He ended it staring into space fol…

Smart wants Georgia players to look in mirror after loss

Smart wants Georgia players to look in mirror after loss

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The first warning signs came in slow starts against Notre Dame and Tennessee.

McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs 37-26

McCaffrey scores 2 TDs to lead Panthers past Bucs 37-26

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LONDON (AP) — The way the Carolina defense kept taking the ball away, Christian McCaffrey and the Panthers offense didn't have a whole lot of …

Brazil's 2 top-tier black coaches target racism in soccer

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The only two black coaches in Brazil's top tier of 20 teams joined forces Saturday night to protest racism in soccer.

AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10

AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 2; Upset drops Georgia to No. 10

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NEW YORK (AP) — LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in t…

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei sets world marathon record in Chicago

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei sets world marathon record in Chicago

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CHICAGO (AP) — Brigid Kosgei of Kenya won the Chicago Marathon on Sunday in 2 hours, 14 minutes, 4 seconds to break the world record in the event.

POLL ALERT: LSU jumps 3 spots to No. 2 behind 'Bama; Clemson, Ohio St, Oklahoma round out top 5; Georgia falls to No. 10

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NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: LSU jumps 3 spots to No. 2 behind 'Bama; Clemson, Ohio St, Oklahoma round out top 5; Georgia falls to No. 10.

Agnew's late TD pass helps San Diego St. beat Wyoming 26-22

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ryan Agnew threw two touchdown passes, including a 12-yarder to Daniel Bellinger with 2:09 to play, and San Diego State beat …

College leader: Football 'hype' videos broke law, policy

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COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi community college says football team videos that cost thousands of dollars violated copyright law and col…

Aaron Rodgers returns to his 'special' place: Monday night

Aaron Rodgers returns to his 'special' place: Monday night

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers loves playing on Monday night.

Scotland got a chance, didn't take it at World Cup in Japan

Scotland got a chance, didn't take it at World Cup in Japan

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YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — The Scots were so desperate to get their chance on the night in Yokohama, there was talk of a day in court.

Argentina routs Ecuador 6-1 without suspended Messi

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ELCHE, Spain (AP) — Argentina routed Ecuador 6-1 in a friendly game in Spain on Sunday despite the absence of suspended Lionel Messi.

Wiesberger wins Italian Open, tops Race to Dubai rankings

Wiesberger wins Italian Open, tops Race to Dubai rankings

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ROME (AP) — Bernd Wiesberger moved atop the Race to Dubai rankings by winning the Italian Open on Sunday for his second Rolex Series victory o…

Elliott, Hendrick teammates to start up front at Talladega

Elliott, Hendrick teammates to start up front at Talladega

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Chase Elliott will lead his three Hendrick Motorsports teammates to the green flag for Sunday's playoff race at Tallade…

Upcoming events

  • Today, October 13, 2019
  • Texas Commission On The Arts And Texas Cultural trust now accepting applications for 2020 class of Texas young masters

    AUSTIN Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) and Texas Cultural Trust are now accepting applications for the 2020 class of Texas Young Masters, a joint initiative that provides exemplary Texas-based arts students in grades 8-11 with the financial help needed to pursue advanced study in the areas of visual arts, literary arts, music, theatre, dance, musical theater, folk arts, and media arts.

  • Old Sorehead Trade Days

    Old Sorehead Trade Days has been scheduled from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 12 and from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 13 Downtown Stanton. Visit https://www.stantontex.com.

  • Texas Size Garage Sale

    Senior Life Midland has scheduled the 30th annual Texas Size Garage Sale benefiting Midland Meals On Wheels Oct. 11-13 at 407 E, Scharbauer Drive, Midland.

  • Frankenstein

    The Midland Community Theatre, 2000 W. Wadley Ave, Midland, will present the Pickwick Players Frankenstein Oct. 4-6 and Oct. 11-13. Shows are scheduled from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 4-5, 11-12 and from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 6 and Oct. 13. Tickets, visit www.mctmidland.org.

  • Pickwick Players Frankenstein

    The Midland Community Theatre, 2000 W. Wadley Ave, Midland, will present the Pickwick Players Frankenstein Oct. 11-13. Shows are scheduled from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 11-12 and from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 13. Tickets, visit www.mctmidland.org.

  • Mamma Mia

    The Midland High School SIP and MCH Theater will present Mamma Mia! Oct. 10-13 at MHS. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10-12 and at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 12-13. Tickets at tinyurl.com/y26zzpyv.

  • Best Christmas Pageant Auditions

    Permian Playhouse, 310 W. 42nd St., has scheduled the Best Christmas Pageant Auditions at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 13-14. Four adults males, six adult females, eight boys, nine girls and 3-4 smaller children. Call 362-2329 or visit permianplayhouse.com or tinyurl.com/y5n2z29a.

  • Monday, October 14, 2019
  • Texas Commission On The Arts And Texas Cultural trust now accepting applications for 2020 class of Texas young masters

    AUSTIN Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) and Texas Cultural Trust are now accepting applications for the 2020 class of Texas Young Masters, a joint initiative that provides exemplary Texas-based arts students in grades 8-11 with the financial help needed to pursue advanced study in the areas of visual arts, literary arts, music, theatre, dance, musical theater, folk arts, and media arts.

  • Building Bots Robotics & Engineering Funlab

    The Permian Basin Petroleum Museum, 1500 I-20, Midland, has scheduled Building Bots Robotics & Engineering Funlab for the fall line up for students in grades K-6. Registration opens to Petroleum Museum Members on Aug. 1 and to non-members on Aug. 5. Kindergarten to second grade: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 3, Oct. 1, and Nov. 5. Third grade to sixth grade: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, and Nov. 19. There will be different themes for each session. The STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) educational programming will use equipment such as LEGO Robotics (WeDo 2.0 and Mindstorm EV3s), Ozobots, Osmos, Spheros, and NEW KUBO to help get kids get excited about learning. Pre-registration is required. Cost is $25 per session for Petroleum Museum members and $30 per session for non-members. Call 683-4403 or email education@petroleummuseum.org. To register, visit tinyurl.com/y4hbhvva. For discounts, visit tinyurl.com/y6fvahuc.

  • Men's fellowship

    A men's fellowship has been scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 907 S. Dixie Blvd.

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Correction: California-New Laws story

Correction: California-New Laws story

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a story Oct. 12 about a California ban on the sale and manufacture of new fur products, The Associated Press erro…

Who says you can't eat red meat? Food advice questioned anew

Who says you can't eat red meat? Food advice questioned anew

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NEW YORK (AP) — So is red meat good or bad for you? If the answer were only that simple.

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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…

GOOD NEWS: Certification

GOOD NEWS: Certification

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Medical Center Health System’s Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program achieved its certification from the American Ass…

GOOD NEWS: MCH receives performance achievement award

GOOD NEWS: MCH receives performance achievement award

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Medical Center Hospital has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry) Chest Pa…