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29 min ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Oklahoma Owl Death Prompts Oil Field Investigation

Oklahoma Wildlife and Corporation Commission officials are investigating a neglected oil field where two owls were found coated in the liquid and others were found dead in an uncovered tank.


Related Topix: Garfield County, OK

4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Trial opening over video of Oklahoma City bombing

CORRECTS TO A 1997 FILE PHOTO FROM 1987 - FILE - In this 1997 file photo, Kenneth Trentadue, shown in the poster hanging in the office of Oklahoma City lawyer Scott Adams, is pictured in Oklahoma City.


Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Federal Transfer Center, Oklahoma City, Prison, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

8 hrs ago | Washington Times

Older Oklahomans starting new small businesses

After spending a career in public schools across northeast Oklahoma, Cindy Snodgrass decided to continue following her passion for helping students on her own terms.


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Heartland Institute

Oklahoma Supreme Court Affirms Common Core Repeal

The Oklahoma Supreme Court rejected a lawsuit the state board of education filed against the state legislature in an attempt to avoid following a new law repealing and replacing national Common Core education mandates.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mary Fallin, US Governors

NewsOn6 Tulsa

2 Airlifted From Pawnee County Wreck; 5 Others Hospitalized

A two-vehicle collision in Pawnee County on Friday night sent several people to area hospitals, two of whom were transported by helicopter.


Related Topix: Pawnee County, OK, Pawnee, OK, Jennings, OK

KTEN-TV Denison

Rollover Accident Sends One To Texas Hospital

Oklahoma troopers are looking into an accident that sent the driver to a Plano hospital Saturday morning.


Related Topix: Marshall County, OK, Kingston, OK

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Sunday Morning Weather 072714

Partly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 90's.


Related Topix: Weather, Oklahoma City, OK

Oklahomans in the American Legion step closer to regaining control of state operations

Oklahomans in the American Legion overwhelmingly approved a new state constitution Saturday - their first step toward regaining control of their own operations.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

Merced Sun-Star

Oklahoma artist paints 50 oil works in 50 days

A Herculean task for any veteran artist, made even more impressive by the fact that the 58-year-old Kenney took up the palette knife just six years ago.


Sat Jul 26, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Heat Alert has Oklahoman's finding ways to beat the heat

One of the hottest day of the year so far, Oklahoman's are finding a way to beat the heat.


Oklahoma descendant of Colorado massacre ponders forgiveness, healing

The atrocities of the Sand Creek Massacre in Colorado left an indelible mark on White Buffalo Woman until the day she died.


Related Topix: Arapaho, OK, Methodist, Religion, Weatherford, OK, Southwestern Oklahoma State University

The Detroit News

Other writers, on the death penalty, gridlock, and the Constitution

This time: Arizona, where convicted murderer Joseph Randolph Wood gasped and snorted for more than 90 minutes after his execution began.


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Drink, Cocktails, US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Arizona execution renews debate over methods

A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.


Related Topix: Death Penalty, Prison, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Supreme Court


Justin Theroux jokes about weekend wedding story

Heat Advisory issued July 25 at 3:04PM CDT expiring July 26 at 7:00PM CDT in effect for: Alfalfa, Atoka, Beckham, Blaine, Bryan, Caddo, Canadian, Carter, Cleveland, Coal, Comanche, Cotton, Custer, Dewey, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Grant, Greer, Harmon, Hughes, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnston, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Lincoln, Logan, Love, McClain, Major, ... (more)


Related Topix: Wedding, Cleveland, OK, Noble, OK, Okmulgee, OK, Nowata, OK, Entertainment

Oklahoma creates its own affordable housing tax credit program

"I have a walker and I need smooth sidewalks," she said. "That was one of the main reasons I moved here."


Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Crimson And Cream Machine

Oklahoma Sooners Running Back Joe Mixon Could Be Facing Charges By Monday

The situation isn't looking very positive for Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon.


Related Topix: Oklahoma Government, Sports, NCAA Sports, University of Oklahoma NCAA


Bad drugs lead to execution controversies

Arizona spent two hours killing death row inmate Joseph Wood this week, an unusually long time for an execution.


Related Topix: Prison, Death Penalty

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Local agency keeping Oklahomans cool by helping them pay high utility bills

With the scorching temperatures, it can be a challenge for many residents and families to keep up with the high costs of power.


Related Topix: Oklahoma County, OK, Breakfast, Life, Food, Midwest City, OK, Jones, OK

Oklahoma film "The Posthuman Project" to screen Saturday at Comic-Con International in San Diego

"The Posthuman Project" is a teen superhero film created in Oklahoma. Roberts, also a NewsOK videographer, was the director, editor and VFX supervisor.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK


Woman Thinks Meth is Laced, Tells Police

A 54-year-old Oklahoma woman is facing felony drug charges after police said she called them because she thought her methamphetamine was laced with something.


Related Topix: Drugs


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