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8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com
Philip Wood, 50, graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 1985 with a degree in computer science and was a member of Delta Gamma Sigma fraternity, university spokesman Josh Watson said.
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12 hrs ago | National Public Radio
As part of a new series called "My Big Break," All Things Considered is collecting stories of triumph, big and small.
16 hrs ago | Free Republic
HB 2807, which comes on the heels of other state-led efforts to protect private property in recent years, was approved by a vote of 66 in favor and 26 against in the state House.
19 hrs ago | SFGate
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says evidence from the slayings of three Girl Scouts in eastern Oklahoma more than 30 years ago is undergoing new testing.
Yesterday | NewsOK.com
The top-performing state-based stock over the past five trading days took a nice jump at the opening bell on Thursday and maintained its momentum through Friday's market close.
Darren Sharper will return to court on Friday where his attorneys will argue that the former NFL All-Pro safety should be released from a Los Angeles jail.
A federal judge has decided that a lawsuit filed by two Oklahoma death row inmates seeking information about the lethal drugs that will be used in their execution should be heard in state court instead of federal court.
Most Oklahoma lawmakers support the Keystone XL pipeline, according to letters signed by 134 of the state's 149 senators and representatives.
The daughter of Oklahoma's governor is defending a photo of herself wearing a Native American headdress, though the picture was removed from social media sites after criticism that it was insensitive.
EDMOND, Oklahoma - An Edmond doctor is under fire for allegedly injecting patients across Oklahoma with a mysterious formula called the "Jesus shot."
Two-thirds of Oklahoma's energy needs could be served by wind power by 2050 under an ambitious 50-state plan to transition to renewable energy by a Stanford University professor.
Some of the nation's biggest corporations - including Google, Facebook, Starbucks and Pfizer - say laws in Oklahoma and other states banning same-sex marriage pose administrative burdens and force them to violate their principles.
State Rep. Terry O'Donnell, R-Catoosa, authored the bill. It reduces the penalties for teens exchanging sexually explicit messages and/or photos via electronic devices.
The devastation left behind from the May 2013 disaster brought a group of people together wanting to give back to the community.
The 29 Democrats in the Oklahoma House of Representatives have agreed to support a Senate-backed measure to spend $40 million to complete an unfinished American Indian museum in Oklahoma City.
An Oklahoma group that supports a set of education standards known Common Core is delivering a petition to state legislators signed by more than 7,000 Oklahomans who support the standards.