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1 hr ago | Crimson And Cream Machine
The situation isn't looking very positive for Oklahoma freshman running back Joe Mixon.
3 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
MEAT AND FRESH BREAD HARDEST TO KEEP ON THE SHELVES. SCHOOLS ARE YET TO BE IN SESSION.
7 hrs ago | Reuters
Troubled lethal injections in Oklahoma and Arizona have raised questions whether medical personnel are skilled enough to humanely put an inmate to death, and if things go wrong, expert enough to revive one if an order is given.
11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
Comic-Con International in San Diego is going on this week, and one Oklahoman is celebrating his comic-book success with a new hardcover release.
15 hrs ago | WCAV
Virginia Department of Corrections spokesman Larry Traylor said Friday that officials aren't considering eliminating midazolam as one of three drugs that can be used as the first dose in Virginia's three-drug cocktail.
19 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
The interior of Beverly's Pancake House at Northwest Expressway and Independence.
The suspect in multiple recent burglaries in the Mead area has been charged with three felonies in connection to the recent crimes, plus a felony drug charge.
U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn plans a series of town hall meetings in Oklahoma as he prepares to resign from the Senate at the end of the current term.
Law enforcement tells us an inmate is missing. He is 26-year old Aaron Kelsey. The Oklahoma Department of Corrections website says he's 5'10", and weighs about 170 pounds, with brown hair, green eyes and multiple tattoos.
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S. Since the start of the year, executions in Ohio, Oklahoma and Arizona have gone awry, with inmates gasping for breath as lethal drugs coursed ... (more)
Arizona Republic justice reporter Michael Kiefer describes what he saw as a witness to the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, which took more than an hour and a half at the state prison on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Florence, Ariz.
On a hot July afternoon, a woman who called herself Mary Elizabeth Walker boarded a ferry that cruises the Oklahoma River, setting out on a voyage through time.
The State Board of Education has again voted to delay a formal plan for adopting new education standards in math and English amid opposition to the proposal by three education groups that represent public school boards and administrators from across Oklahoma.
A geologist representing the oil and gas industry says his business is not to blame for the uptick in Oklahoma quakes.
The race for governor in Oklahoma has tightened up considerably, and challenger Joe Dorman says he thinks the chaotic state of the educational system has a lot to do with his campaign's momentum.
The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for several counties in eastern Oklahoma Wednesday.
A Winfield woman's Medicaid scam fell apart when officials learned that the person she was getting government money to care for was actually in jail in Oklahoma, the Kansas attorney general's office reported Tuesday.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:32 pm
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