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2 hrs ago | EDGE

Round 2: Court Takes up Oklahoma Gay Marriage Case

Lawyers for a couple challenging Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage and the clerk who refused to grant them a license head to a federal appeals court Thursday with the rare opportunity to build on arguments the judges heard in a similar case just a week earlier.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Tulsa County, OK, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, US Supreme Court

2 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Round 2: Court takes up Oklahoma gay-marriage case

Lawyers for a couple challenging Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage and the clerk who refused to grant them a license head to a federal appeals court Thursday with the rare opportunity to build on arguments the judges heard in a similar case just a week earlier.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Tulsa County, OK, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, US Supreme Court

3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

Oklahoma's US Senate candidates speak on panel

Three of the top Republican contenders for the open U.S. Senate seat being vacated by U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn are touting their conservative credentials in a town hall-style forum.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative James Lankford, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Coburn, US Senate

6 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

Self-funded Oklahoma legislator leads fundraising

A 27-year-old first-term state representative from Oklahoma City who put $500,000 of his own money into his campaign has amassed the biggest war chest in the race to replace Republican U.S. Rep. James Lankford in the 5th Congressional District.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative James Lankford, US News

11 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Festival celebrating Caddo culture scheduled

The Caddo Festival 2014 will be Saturday at the Oklahoma History Center with a language symposium and traditional Caddo dances.

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15 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Beer and bullets: Oklahoma gun range applies to sell liquor to shooters

"As a group we wanted to build a place, the first one in Oklahoma, where you could go in, shoot, enjoy the retail area and then go to the cafA©," Jeff Swanson, owner of the Wilshire Gun Club recently told KOKH .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KSWO

Okla. Senate leader re-elected to third term

Oklahoma Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman has been re-elected to a historic third term as the Senate leader.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

Daily Kos

Oklahoma, where the minimum wage will never be raised

Connecticut and Maryland recently passed legislation to increase the minimum state-wide.

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

Examiner.com

'The Real Housewives of Orange County' heads to Oklahoma with a big move

Last night fans got to see the big season premiere of "The Real Housewives of Orange County."

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Related Topix: Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, US Military, US Marine Corps, Altus, OK, Fort Sill, OK

Fox 23

Okla. lawmakers vote to ban sex offenders in parks

The Oklahoma House of Representatives has voted to prohibit habitual or aggravated sex offenders from entering a neighborhood, town, county or state park.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

Fox 23

Fallin signs minimum wage hike ban in Oklahoma

Cities in Oklahoma are prohibited from establishing mandatory minimum wage or vacation and sick-day requirements under a bill that has been signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin.

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Related Topix: Mary Fallin, US Governors

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Community Chats Held To Improve Minority Health In Oklahoma

One topic of discussion is obesity. In Oklahoma, three in ten whites are obese. The number increases for other ethnic groups.

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Related Topix: Langston University, Tulsa, OK

NewsOK.com

Louisiana man dies after head-on collision in Oklahoma

About 5:55 a.m., Tilman Palmer, 76, of Amite City, La., was driving a pickup southbound on State Highway 48 just south of Carson Ridge Road.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

NewsOK.com

Friends, family mourn former Oklahoma physician killed in suburban Kansas City shooting

Family and friends are mourning the death of a doctor with deep Oklahoma roots who was shot and killed Sunday near Kansas City, Kan.

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Related Topix: University of Oklahoma, Bray, OK, Marlow, OK

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Cold weather, Ukraine tensions push wheat higher

Cold weather in U.S. growing areas and more worries about disruptions to exports from Ukraine sent the price of wheat sharply higher Monday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Agriculture, Science

Washington Times

4 now charged in Australian college player's death

A fourth person was charged Monday in the death of an Australian baseball player who was fatally shot as he jogged in a southern Oklahoma neighborhood last summer.

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Related Topix: East Central University, Family, Teenagers

KSWO

Half of Okla. House members draw no opponent

With the candidate fields set, campaigns for state House and Senate seats across Oklahoma are ramping up, but half of the state House and nearly one-third of the state Senate members can mothball their campaigns for another cycle.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Freezing Temps To Follow Severe Weather Across Eastern Oklahoma

Severe thunderstorms producing heavy rain, strong winds and hail rolled across southeastern Kansas and eastern and southern Oklahoma Sunday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Weather, Osage, OK, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Stephens County, OK, Duncan, OK

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Snow Is Falling Across Northwest Oklahoma

Snow is falling across several counties in far northwest Oklahoma, Monday morning.

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Related Topix: Woodward, OK, Fort Supply, OK

Washington Times

Oklahoma AG cautions about tax and rebate scams

Attorney General Scott Pruitt is warning Oklahomans about tax and rebate scams as the deadline nears to file personal income tax returns.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government, Tax, Personal Finance, Social Security

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