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COLLEGE: UTPB Men's Tennis earns academic honor

The UTPB men’s tennis team’s work in the classroom was recognized when the Lone Star Conference’s Academic Excellence Award results were released Thursday.

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Heat and humidity grip East Coast as Midwest gets reprieve

BOSTON (AP) — The East Coast on Sunday sweated through another day of heat and humidity as organizers in Boston canceled a road race, Delaware Civil War re-enactors got the day off and the New York Police Department implored residents to take it easy.

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Munoz hitting, Gallegos relief lead Cards to win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Yairo Munoz celebrated a rare start with a home run and a triple to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 on Sunday.

Updated: 4:01 pm | See more

Paxton stumbles again, Rockies beat Yanks 8-4 to stop slide

NEW YORK (AP) — James Paxton allowed a leadoff home run for the second straight outing when Charlie Blackmon shook out of a slump and started the Colorado Rockies to an 8-4 win over the New York Yankees on Sunday that halted a six-game losing streak.

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Ledecky stunned in 400 free at worlds; Sun wins record title

GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — Katie Ledecky is usually there in the end, her endurance powering her to the wall well ahead of the competition.

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Fry's double leads Wisconsin to 6-3 win over West Michigan

APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- David Fry hit a two-run double in the third inning, leading the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to a 6-3 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps in the first game of a doubleheader on Sunday.

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Snell, d'Arnaud help Rays beat White Sox to end 5-game skid

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Blake Snell struck out 10 in six scoreless innings, Travis d'Arnaud hit his first grand slam and the Tampa Bay Rays stopped their longest losing streak of the year at five games by beating the Chicago White Sox 4-2 on Sunday.

Updated: 4:01 pm | See more

Draper leads Lake County to 7-0 win over Peoria

EASTLAKE, Ohio (AP) -- Zach Draper allowed just three hits over seven innings, leading the Lake County Captains over the Peoria Chiefs in a 7-0 win on Sunday.

Updated: 4:01 pm | See more

Reynolds wrap: Rockies drop infielder from roster

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Reynolds was cut by the Colorado Rockies two home runs shy of 300 after hitting .170 with four homers and 20 RBIs in limited at-bats.

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Isner wins Hall of Fame tourney on Newport's hot grass

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Top-seeded John Isner used his blistering serve to overcome scorching conditions and win a title for the fourth time on Newport's grass courts, beating No. 7 seed Alexander Bublik 7-6 (2), 6-3 on Sunday at the Hall of Fame Open.

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Taylor leads Harrisburg to 9-6 win over Portland

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Michael A. Taylor hit two home runs and drove in five runs, as the Harrisburg Senators defeated the Portland Sea Dogs 9-6 on Sunday.

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Lowry wins British Open in celebrated return to Emerald Isle

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The outcome was never in doubt to just about everyone but Shane Lowry.

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The Latest: Kyle Busch wins 1st stage of NASCAR race in NH

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR's Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway (all times local):

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Tigers beat Blue Jays 4-3 on Castellanos' HR in 10th

DETROIT (AP) — Nicholas Castellanos led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a home run, and the Detroit Tigers snapped their six-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday.

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Broncos lack experience behind QB Joe Flacco

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — If Joe Flacco stays healthy, it won't matter that rookie quarterbacks Drew Lock and Brett Rypien are greenhorns and incumbent backup Kevin Hogan has gotten off to a rocky start in Denver this summer.

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The Latest: Lee Smith inducted into Baseball HOF

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the Baseball Hall of Fame Inductions (all times local):

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'Oh, Tommy': Fleetwood fails to mount challenge to Lowry

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The rain was verging on torrential, the putts weren't dropping, and Tommy Fleetwood was looking thoroughly miserable on the most remote part of the soggy Dunluce Links.

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La Valentina Restaurant

La Valentina brings a taste of Guadalajara to Odessa, Texas.

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    La Valentina Restaurant

    La Valentina brings a taste of Guadalajara to Odessa, Texas.

  • Odessa's Anika Gundlapalli returns to national spelling bee

    Odessa's Anika Gundlapalli returns to national spelling bee

    For the second year running, Anika Gundlapalli, a reserved 11-year-old sixth-grader at Nimitz Middle School, returned to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.

  • Odessa's Madison Johnson competes at national spelling bee

    Odessa's Madison Johnson competes at national spelling bee

    For the second time, Madison Johnson, a Compass Academy Charter School student, participates in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

  • OPD Social Host
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    OAT051019 Marriott Tree

    A crane operator lifts and moves a red oak tree to a hole on Thursday morning near the entrance of the Marriott Hotel & Convention Center.

  • Home Hospice Butterfly Release
  • OAT043019 Landgraf speaks about Monica's Law
  • IDEA Public Schools CEO and founder

    IDEA Public Schools CEO and founder

    CEO and founder of IDEA Public Schools, Tom Torkelson, speaks at the Sewell Leadership Event.

  • TxDOT Meeting press conference

    TxDOT Meeting press conference

    TxDOT Meeting press conference

  • The Building of the Southwest implosion

    The Building of the Southwest implosion

    The Building of the Southwest was demolished by implosion at 8 a.m. March 16, 2019, in Midland.

  • Odessa Fire Rescue Pinning

    Odessa Fire Rescue Pinning

    New Odessa Fire Rescue rookie firefighter Filmon Navarrette talks about his new job. 

  • Penwell Knights Raceway Rebuild in Progress

    Penwell Knights Raceway Rebuild in Progress

    Penwell Knights Raceway Rebuild in Progress

  • Sheriff's Department shooting

    Sheriff's Department shooting

    Three Ector County Sheriff's Department deputies wounded, all in good condition. 

  • Rube Goldberg Project

    Rube Goldberg Project

    OCTECHS held a Rube Goldberg Fair Friday, with 9th grade students using the laws of physics to make their machines perfoms tasks. Visitors viewing the machines were asked to judge them using an online poll. 

  • Permian Satin Strings at Barbara Jordan Elementary

    Permian Satin Strings at Barbara Jordan Elementary

    Satin Strings students from Permian High School have been performing for elementary students throughout ECISD  this week. Today the group performed for the kids at Barbara Jordan Elementary. 

  • George W. Bush cries delivering eulogy for his father, George H.W. Bush (Full Eulogy)

    George W. Bush cries delivering eulogy for his father, George H.W. Bush (Full Eulogy)

    Former President George W. Bush tears up while eulogizing his father, George H.W. Bush, at a state funeral in Washington. The 43rd president said his father, the 41st president, taught him how to lead."He showed me what it means to be a president who serves with integrity, leads with courage and acts with love in his heart for the citizens of our country," Bush said. "When the history books are written, they will say that George H.W. Bush was a great president of the United States." Bush's eulogy ended on an emotional note. Concluding his remarks, he added through tears: "Your decency, sincerity and kind soul will stay with us forever. So through our tears, let us know the blessings of knowing and loving you, a great and noble man. The best father a son or daughter could have."

  • Live: George H.W. Bush's state funeral at the National Cathedral

    Live: George H.W. Bush's state funeral at the National Cathedral

    Via Fox News: George H.W. Bush's state funeral service will be held at the Washington National Cathedral. George W. Bush will deliver a eulogy for his father. President Trump and Mrs. Trump will be in attendance along with the former presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter. Trump has declared this day as a National Day of Mourning.

  • President George H.W. Bush's Naval Service

    President George H.W. Bush's Naval Service

    George H.W. Bush enlisted in the U.S. Naval Reserve on June 13, 1942, on his 18th birthday after the attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941. He had preflight training at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and became one of the youngest naval aviators. He was commissioned as an ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve June 9, 1943, days before his 19th birthday.More information about his naval service and related historical imagery are available here.U.S. Navy video by Nathan Quinn. 

  • Mojo Marching the Halls

    Mojo Marching the Halls

    The Permian Panthers resumed a playoff tradition today by marching the halls of the school post pep rally led by the Mojo Band. The football team takes on El Paso Coronado at 7:30 tonight at Ratliff Stadium.

  • Frenship vs  Permian Nov. 2, 2018

    Frenship vs Permian Nov. 2, 2018

    First Permian Panthers touchdown of the game at Ratliff Stadium. The Panthers won the game 38-10.