MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The World Cup is a week away, and the United States is no lock for gold.
PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — It's hard to recognize Paradise.
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
SEATTLE (AP) — Omar Narváez and J.P. Crawford supported Justus Sheffield with a couple big swings.
Los Angeles Angels (63-68, fourth in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (83-47, first in the AL West)
Texas Rangers (63-67, third in the AL West) vs. Chicago White Sox (59-69, third in the AL Central)
Tampa Bay Rays (76-54, second in the AL East) vs. Baltimore Orioles (41-88, fifth in the AL East)
Boston Red Sox (69-61, third in the AL East) vs. San Diego Padres (59-68, fourth in the AL West)
New York Yankees (84-46, first in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (85-45, first in the AL West)
San Francisco Giants (63-65, third in the NL West) vs. Oakland Athletics (74-53, second in the NL West)
Arizona Diamondbacks (64-65, second in the NL West) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (66-62, third in the NL Central)
Detroit Tigers (39-87, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Minnesota Twins (77-51, first in the AL Central)
Washington Nationals (71-57, second in the NL East) vs. Chicago Cubs (69-59, second in the NL Central)
Atlanta Braves (78-52, first in the NL East) vs. New York Mets (67-61, third in the NL East)
Kansas City Royals (45-84, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (75-54, second in the AL Central)
Toronto Blue Jays (52-79, fourth in the AL East) vs. Seattle Mariners (55-74, fifth in the AL West)
Colorado Rockies (58-71, fifth in the NL West) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (69-58, first in the NL Central)
Cincinnati Reds (60-67, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (53-75, fifth in the NL Central)
Philadelphia Phillies (66-61, fourth in the NL East) vs. Miami Marlins (46-81, fifth in the NL East)
LA Galaxy (13-11-2, third in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles FC (19-3-4, first in the Western Conference)
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.
The Kermit Kruizers has scheduled the ninth annual Car Show from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 at The Square in Kermit.
Permian Basin Area Foundation has scheduled the eighth annual Golf To Honor Tournament benefiting the Patrick Wayland Memorial Scholarship Fund on Aug. 24 at the Hogan Park Golf Course 3600 N. Fairgrounds Road, Midland. Shotgun starts at 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Lunch and gathering of friends begins at 11:30 a.m. A brief program and announcements will take place approximately from 12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Since 2013, seven students from Midland High School have benefitted from this scholarship opportunity which is able to carry the student through all four years of college. For more information, call 617-3213. Visit www.pbaf.org.
Taco Villa, 1710 E. Eighth St., has scheduled a car show from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 24. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Entry fee is $25 per car for pre-registration by Aug. 19 or $30 on the day of the event.
Community-Wide Men's Prayer Breakfast & Bible Study
The Medical Center Health System has scheduled a Farmers Market from 9 a.m. to noon on June 22, July 27, Aug. 24 and Sept. 28 at MCH parking lot, corner of Second Street and Golder Avenue.
The Midland County Fair will celebrate its 10th year Aug. 22-25 at the Midland County Horseshoe Pavilion, 2514 Arena Trail, Midland.
The Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W. Missouri Ave., Midland, has scheduled the exhibit “Felice House: Face West” through Sept. 8 in the Marian Blakemore Kennedy Gallery.
The Fort Stockton Chamber of Commerce has scheduled the Comanche Springs Rodeo Aug. 23-25 at the Pecos County Coliseum, Fort Stockton. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23, 10 a.m. Aug. 24 and 3 p.m. on Aug. 25. There will be a rodeo queen pageant, rodeo parade (10 a.m. Aug. 24 starting at Zero Stone Park), Mutton Bustin and a free concert featuring The Honky Toners and The Whiskey Brothers. Adult advance tickets are $10. Tickets at door are $12. Kids advance tickets for ages 6-10 are $4 or at the door $5. Kids 5 and under are free. Visit tinyurl.com/y4zq6qlk.
Sul Ross State University has scheduled the inaugural Camp Brand’Em for all new students at 11 a.m. Aug. 24 will continue throughout the weekend at the Pete P. Gallego Center on the Sul Ross Campus, Alpine. Parents and family are invited to join the students and attend the President’s Brunch also beginning at 11 a.m. This is an opportunity for new students to meet fellow students and compete for Sul Ross swag. Call the Office of New Student Programs at 432-837-8342 or email email@example.com.
A 55-year-old man has been charged with a federal offense after he reportedly robbed a bank in northeast Odessa.
An Ector County Sheriff’s Office official said over the phone on Wednesday afternoon a 22-year-old man that was arrested in connection to a 2017 fatal shooting arrived at the Ector County Law Enforcement Center on Tuesday.
These are the food inspection scores for August 9 through August 14 performed by the Ector County Health Department. Violations dock points, with a perfect score starting at 100.
A 27-year-old man and his 24-year-old boyfriend were arrested after they reportedly broke into his sister’s house and assaulted his brother-in-law.
Viewers tuned in to CBS 7 will notice Chief Meteorologist Tom Tefertiller is using a new format to deliver the weather segment.
A 36-year-old Midland woman was indicted by an Ector County Grand Jury in connection to the deaths of 6-year-old Odessa twins Mya and Mia Coy.
A former Ector County Law Enforcement Center Detention Officer was arrested Thursday after he reportedly started to masturbate as an inmate got dressed.
A 17-year-old male Permian High School student was arrested Friday by Ector County ISD police on multiple charges.
The tax payers of Ector County seem to be backed into a corner. If we had been given the choice of using a downtown site for building a new courthouse without ever mentioning a downtown convention center, we probably would be building a new courthouse right now.
Within the span of about two weeks, a 43-year-old man is accused of assaulting his girlfriend multiple times.
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