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2 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Great State: A Fellow Storyteller and Oklahoma Traveler Says Okies Have the Best Stories

On this morning he works the room like a politician without an agenda or a salesman without anything to sell.


Mon Jul 28, 2014


Earthquake reported in northern Oklahoma

The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck northern Oklahoma on Monday night.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics talks about medical marijuana



Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Oklahoma Government

Heavy rain reported in western and southern Oklahoma early Monday

Minor flooding was possible from Cheyenne to Clinton. A flood advisory was issued for the Duncan area and eastern Stephens County near Velma and Bray due to rain early Monday between 3:30 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. Check for weather updates.


Related Topix: Weather, Duncan, OK, Stephens County, OK, Velma, OK, Bray, OK

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


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

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


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