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Garrett’s helmet swing is latest violent incident in sports

Violence is part of the game in many sports but Myles Garrett crossed a line that attracts the attention of authorities sometimes from within their sport and in other cases from criminal prosecutors.

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Sacked: NFL suspends Garrett, Browns’ season in jeopardy

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett couldn’t control the rage that makes him a defensive star.

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AP PHOTOS: Spanish bodybuilders compete for national crown

ESTEPONA, Spain (AP) — In the sunshine outside a large convention center in the southern Spanish city of Estepona, some very fit-looking people in scanty clothing applied fake tans and rehearsed statuesque poses.

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Mavericks host the Raptors for cross-conference matchup

Toronto Raptors (8-3, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (6-5, eighth in the Western Conference)

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Spurs take on the Trail Blazers on 4-game slide

Portland Trail Blazers (4-8, 13th in the Western Conference) vs. San Antonio Spurs (5-7, ninth in the Western Conference)

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Rockets face the Timberwolves, look for 7th straight victory

Houston Rockets (9-3, second in the Western Conference) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (7-5, sixth in the Western Conference)

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Dallas takes on Draisaitl and the Oilers

Dallas Stars (10-8-2, fourth in the Central Division) vs. Edmonton Oilers (13-6-2, first in the Pacific Division)

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Los Angeles and Atlanta set for cross-conference game

Atlanta Hawks (4-7, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Clippers (7-5, seventh in the Western Conference)

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New York faces Charlotte in Eastern Conference matchup

Charlotte Hornets (5-7, 10th in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (3-9, 14th in the Eastern Conference)

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Brooklyn plays Chicago on 3-game win streak

Brooklyn Nets (4-7, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (4-8, 12th in the Eastern Conference)

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Indiana takes on Milwaukee, looks for 6th straight home win

Milwaukee Bucks (8-3, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Indiana Pacers (7-5, sixth in the Eastern Conference)

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New Orleans faces Miami after Favors' 20-20 showing

New Orleans Pelicans (3-8, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Miami Heat (8-3, second in the Eastern Conference)

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Vancouver faces Colorado in conference showdown

Colorado Avalanche (11-6-2, second in the Central Division) vs. Vancouver Canucks (10-7-3, third in the Pacific Division)

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Western Conference-leading St. Louis hosts Anaheim

Anaheim Ducks (9-9-2, sixth in the Pacific Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (12-3-5, first in the Central Division)

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Buffalo takes on Ottawa, looks to break 6-game skid

Ottawa Senators (8-10-1, seventh in the Atlantic Division) vs. Buffalo Sabres (9-6-3, fifth in the Atlantic Division)

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Montreal takes on New Jersey, looks for 5th straight home win

New Jersey Devils (6-8-4, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Montreal Canadiens (11-5-3, second in the Atlantic Division)

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Victim Hearing

Mass shooting victim families testifying at the House Select Committee on Mass Violence Prevention and Community Safety.

  • Victim Hearing

    Victim Hearing

    Mass shooting victim families testifying at the House Select Committee on Mass Violence Prevention and Community Safety.

  • Permian Symphonic Orchestra 2019 Spooktacular

    Permian Symphonic Orchestra 2019 Spooktacular

    The Permian Symphonic Orchestra performed a James Bond Medley during the 2019 Spooktacular at the MCM Grande Hotel and FunDome on Oct. 29, 2019. The medley featured "The James Bond Theme," "Goldfinger," "Live and Let Die" and "Nobody Does It Better." Watch the video on YouTube here: https://youtu.be/pMkZysZ3Rn8

  • Expedition Royalty Drawing Wanda Henderson

    Expedition Royalty Drawing Wanda Henderson

    Wanda Henderson wins drawing for a new 2019 Ford Expedition from Expedition Royalty during its grand opening ceremony. All ticket sales benefited the United Way of Big Spring & Howard County for $21,170

  • Expedition Royalty Ryan Turner Billy Fennebresque

    Expedition Royalty Ryan Turner Billy Fennebresque

    Expedition Royalty co-founders Ryan Turner and Billy Fennebresque share their enthusiasm for the Big Spring and Howard County area during the grand opening celebration on Thursday, Oct. 24

  • OHS Broncho Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    OHS Broncho Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Odessa High School Broncho Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "From One Comes Many" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUjObSi2d-0&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0NkbUc-Zuq_ND2WgrYJZJPIi0vGOGfKy32ikG2MPbiPhcUDsg9G76319Q

  • Midland Lee High Rebel Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Midland Lee High Rebel Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Midland Lee High School Rebel Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "The Power of One" at 7:15 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GxONB40Kgo&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR310BaoxzFamvKJSP8vIISZCI3ngco7yeSnL5aqRwQ56TPvgWUTSW4QQAk

  • Midland High Bulldog Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Midland High Bulldog Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Midland High School Bulldog Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Metamorphosis" at 7 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKpCOiWywpw&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1XFKtoVs1FgxQG-7zzWzxaEnkCLpHeOtmyRHfcE6mgpvr2haE0yd7E5xw

  • Mojo Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    Mojo Band 2019 UIL Region VI Performance

    The Permian High School Mojo Band Performed it's 2019 Region VI UIL Show titled "Permian Pictures" at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 19, 2019, at Ratliff Stadium in Odessa. The show celebrates the 60th anniversary of Permian High School. The band received a Division I rating from the judges. Also view on our YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIy_vst6aUU&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1yCB2Lds-JKdPCtnkXUycxNld4vEri4uLS44TB0eEE7CcodUC99ou6nHQ

  • DPS chase suspect in residential Odessa

    DPS chase suspect in residential Odessa

    A chase that started in Andrews County led DPS officers and Ector County deputies on a high speed chase involving a white BMW around Odessa Friday afternoon. 

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  • Love Conquers Hate

    Love Conquers Hate

    Love conquers hate at halftime of El Paso Franklin vs. Odessa Permian game last night. Well done #Mojoband. #WestTexasStrong

  • Update on Odessa Mass Shooter

    Update on Odessa Mass Shooter

    OPD Chief Mike Gerke during a Monday news conference at UTPB said Seth Ator, 36, had a dispute with his employer, Journey Oilfield Services, and that both Ator and someone from the company called 911.

  • Texas Gov. Greg Abbott News Conference on Odessa Mass Shooting

    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott News Conference on Odessa Mass Shooting

    Gov. Greg Abbott, state legislators and top law enforcement officials from the Texas Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement came together to offer their support and praise for the Odessa community as it deals with the tragedy of seven dead and 22 injured in a mass shooting Saturday.

  • MCH Press Conference

    MCH Press Conference

    Five people are dead and 21 others are injured following a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near Midland where a Department of Public Safety officer was shot by a gunman who then went on a shooting spree Aug. 31, 2019, around Odessa before being shot to death by law enforcement.

  • OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland

    OPD Press Conference on Shootings Across Odessa and Midland

    Five people are dead and 21 others are injured following a traffic stop on Interstate 20 near Midland where a Department of Public Safety officer was shot by a gunman who then went on a shooting spree around Odessa Aug. 31, 2019, before being shot to death by law enforcement. OPD Chief Michael Gerke said during a press conference he believed the threat was over.

  • Permian head coach Jeff Ellison

    Permian head coach Jeff Ellison

    Permian head coach Jeff Ellison speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Permian senior Easton Hernandez

    Permian senior Easton Hernandez

    Permian senior quarterback Easton Hernandez speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Odessa High head coach Danny Servance

    Odessa High head coach Danny Servance

    Odessa High head coach Danny Servance speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff about the upcoming high school football season.

  • Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon

    Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon

    Odessa High senior Brandton McLendon speaks with members of the Odessa American sports staff.

  • Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda

    Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda

    Odessa High senior Ivan Miranda talks about taking over the reins as the starting quarterback for the upcoming high school football season.