Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Tulsa County News

Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

5 hrs ago | Fox 23

Oklahoma dams, levees get D grades

TULSA COUNTY, Okla. - The two most important things in place to protect you from widespread flooding may not hold up once we finally get some significant rain.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, The 80'S, Pop/Rock, Sand Springs, OK, Natural Disasters, Flood

9 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Man Says Tulsa Roads, Not Speed Responsible For Brother's Wreck

Tulsa police are taking a second look at a motorcycle accident that stopped traffic on Highway 169 Wednesday and seriously injured the man driving the motorcycle.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

One Approach To Head Start: To Help Kids, Help Their Parents

President Obama has called repeatedly on Congress to help states pay for "high-quality preschool" for all.

Comment?

Related Topix: Family, Kids, Tulsa, OK

National Public Radio

One Approach To Head Start: To Help Kids, Help Their Parents

Tiffany Contreras kisses her daughter Kyndall, 4, goodbye at Disney Elementary in Tulsa, Okla.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, Family, Kids

Tue Apr 22, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Candidates Vying For District Attorney Job Hold Debate

Tulsa's top prosecutor is calling it quits. Tim Harris is retiring and the District Attorney's job is coming open for the first time since 1998.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, US News

Insight News

Making strides for preschool

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ran on a campaign to fund full-day public preschool for all New York City children through a modest increased income tax on residents making more than $500,000 a year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Education Etc., Georgetown University, Rutgers University

New York Magazine

10 Innovations From the 1964-65 World's Fair That Didn't Work Out

Fifty years ago today, the 1964 World's Fair opened in Flushing Meadows. It was a sometimes-charming, sometimes-crass showcase at which hundreds of countries and corporations each showed off their next big thing, usually with a product introduction or cultural demonstration.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Judge Sentences Woman for Wreck That Killed Teacher

A woman will spend more than 50 years in prison after being formally sentenced this week for second degree murder.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK

Mon Apr 21, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Oklahoma Officials To Protest Plan To Remove State Inmates

The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office wants all of its state inmates to be removed from the jail; they call them a burden on their resources.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oklahoma, State Prisons, Prison, Nowata County, OK, Washington County, OK

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Tulsa Police Identify Officer Involved In Fatal Shooting

According to police, Corporal Daniel Miller shot and killed 18-year-old Karina Sandoval-Jimenez and wounded 17-year-old Brian Ayub when one of them drove towards Corporal Miller and a Tulsa County Sheriff's deputy during a standoff.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK

Sun Apr 20, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Broken Arrow Woman Claims Husband Choked Her After Argument

Broken Arrow police arrested a man after his wife said he beat and choked her after an argument about money.

Comment?

Related Topix: Broken Arrow, OK

Sat Apr 19, 2014

KTUL-TV Tulsa

One Suspect Dead after Possibly Related Armed Robberies

A Hispanic female is dead after an alleged armed robbery around 1 a.m. Saturday morning at El 7 Marez restaurant near 21st and Garnett.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK

Fox 23

Woman dead after armed robbery attempt

BREAKING NEWS: A suspect in an armed robbery is dead and another is in the hospital after officers and a deputy shot them.

Comment?

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Huffington Post

Making Strides for Preschool

New York City received a lot of attention recently with a bold promise made to some of its youngest residents: Mayor Bill de Blasio ran on a campaign to fund full-day public preschool for all New York City children through a modest increased income tax on residents making more than $500,000 a year.

Comment?

Related Topix: Education Etc., Georgetown University

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Tulsa County Deputies Arrest Driver After Chase

The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office said a deputy chased an SUV for several miles before arresting the driver early Friday.

Comment?

Deseret News

Appeals judges question right to sue in Oklahoma gay marriage case

Whether two lesbian couples have legal standing to challenge Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage dominated arguments in a federal appeals court hearing Thursday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Tulsa Teen Arrested For Child Abuse Has DHS History In Pennsylvania

Detective Danielle Bishop said a fight is what led officers to Jones and 22-year-old Dixon on Tuesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Fox 23

Tulsa County law enforcement training to treat opiate overdoses

Local law enforcement will soon be able to administer a drug to people who have overdosed on prescription drugs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Mary Fallin, US Governors

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Officials Breaking Ground on Proposed Macy's Plant

A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled to take place Thursday afternoon in Tulsa County at the site of a proposed Macy's distribution plant.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Bridenstine, Owasso, OK, Mary Fallin, US Governors

NewsOn6 Tulsa

3 additional deaths due to flu reported in Okla.

The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three more deaths due to influenza to raise the total number this flu season to 61. The deaths reported Thursday are the first in the state since early March and adds to the record number reported during the flu season that began in September.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medicine, Influenza, Health, Comanche County, OK, Oklahoma County, OK, Cleveland County, OK

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••