PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — Online retail giant Amazon has proposed using the site of the former home of the Detroit Lions as a distribution center in a $250 million project that could bring 1,500 jobs.
NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Tired of its perennial runner-up status in Serie A and shortcomings in Europe, Napoli may have finally overcome a major hurdle toward becoming a genuine threat in all competitions.
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — Online retail giant Amazon has proposed using the site of the former home of the Detroit Lions as a distribution center …
NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Tired of its perennial runner-up status in Serie A and shortcomings in Europe, Napoli may have finally overcome a major h…
OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Camila Giorgi dropped just three games to upset third-seeded Sloane Stephens 6-0, 6-3 in the second round of the Toray Pan…
ZURICH (AP) — FIFA president Gianni Infantino has raised hopes that Iran will lift a ban on women entering soccer stadiums before a World Cup …
USA Basketball has kept its No. 1 spot in the FIBA world men's rankings, even after a disappointing seventh-place showing in the World Cup tha…
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's sports minister has resigned after being accused of stealing $1.8 million in public money.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch police say that a man killed in an overnight shooting was former professional soccer player Kelvin Maynard.
TOKYO (AP) — The All Blacks love to make history. Not so much when history is made against them.
Mention the name "Haaland" to the average soccer fan, particularly someone from England, and thoughts might go back to one of the most vicious…
ZURICH (AP) — Germany fell one place to No. 16 in the latest FIFA world rankings, which are still led by Belgium.
TOKYO (AP) — France coach Jacques Brunel thinks he knows how to beat Argentina — impose an attacking style of play early on and then batter th…
SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Adaptable to the end, David Pocock will start his last tournament for Australia in an unfamiliar position.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Formula One drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen have been retained by Haas for the 2020 season, the American team ann…
SINGAPORE (AP) — Lewis Hamilton aims to turn up the heat in his bid for a sixth Formula One championship at this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix.
Here are some things to watch during the fourth week of the Southeastern Conference football season.
Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 4:
TOKYO (AP) — The first Rugby World Cup in Asia starts Friday in Tokyo, another sport out to tap a giant region that's in the midst of playing …
TOKYO (AP) — Ryan Crotty took the middle chair at the interview table and grimaced for no particular reason. His frown turned upside down when…
Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week:
Some things to watch on the fourth Saturday of Big 12 Conference play:
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 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 email@example.com. To register, visit tinyurl.com/y4hbhvva. For discounts, visit tinyurl.com/y6fvahuc.
The Ector County Library, 321 W. Fifth St., has scheduled story time and craft from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Tuesdays, Sept. 3, 10, 17 and 24. Call 332-0633 or visit ector.lib.tx.us.
CASA of the Permian Basin Area Inc., 300 N Grant Ave., has scheduled new volunteer training classes from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 16-19 and 23-26. Dinner will be served. Call 498-4174. Visit www.casapba.org.
The George W. Bush Childhood Home has scheduled a Big Band Bash Gala Fundraiser from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Midland County Horseshoe Arena, Pavilion, Amphitheater, 2514 Arena Trail.
The Big Band Bash, a gala benefiting the George W. Bush Childhood Home, has been scheduled from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Midland County Horseshoe, 2514 Arena Trail, Midland.
The Downtown Midland Management District and Energy Related Properties will present Oktoberfest: The Beer, Sausage and Pretzel Festival from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 19 at 303 W. Wall St., Midland. There will be sausages, beer, live music, Oktoberfest-themed games, competitions, prizes, giveaway and more. Visit tinyurl.com/y3tl8f3m.
311 Ministries has scheduled the annual Clay 4 Kids fundraiser featuring Aaron Watson from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 19 at La Hacienda Event Center, 12610 State Highway 191, Midland.
The Well-Hand of Grace has scheduled a Women Empowerment Bootcamp, "Achieving Excellence & Defying the Odds through Unity," from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Aug. 1, 15, 29, Sept. 5, 19, Oct. 3, 17, 31 and Nov. 7 at Asbury Methodist Church, 4001 E. University Blvd.
The Ellen Noël Art Museum, 4909 E. University Blvd., has scheduled Spanish Club from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 19, Oct. 17 and Nov. 14.
A former Ector County Independent School District police officer was arrested after he reportedly admitted to sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl.
The Odessa Police Department is looking for a woman who reportedly stole more than $100 worth of merchandise from a grocery store.
A reader called the Odessa American Wednesday morning concerned the former ECISD police officer who was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl was receiving preferential treatment at the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.
A 22-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman were each indicted by an Ector County grand jury on a charge of murder.
A 23-year-old woman and her 28-year-old boyfriend were arrested after she left her two children unattended at her apartment while she dropped her boyfriend off at work.
Three business partners pitched the idea for a sports-centric tavern on Grant Avenue to Odessa City Council this week to support revitalization attempts in Downtown Odessa.
Going up against perennial powerhouse Southlake Carroll, the Permian football team was dealt a 48-7 loss to the Dragons Friday night at Ratliff Stadium.
A 43-year-old Odessa man is dead after he was hit by a train in southeast Odessa.
The following is a list of felony indictments by an Ector County grand jury on Aug. 19, 2019. The list does not include those who have yet to be arrested.
These are the food inspection scores for Sept. 5 through Sept. 11 performed by the Ector County Health Department. Violations dock points, with a perfect score starting at 100.
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