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  1. Man's Body Recovered In Creek County Road DitchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Sheriff's deputies and the Kiefer Fire Department were called to the location on 186th Street South west of Highway 75 just before 10 a.m. after someone reported seeing the body. No word yet on how long the man's body had been there.

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  2. The Latest on flooding: Authorities conduct water rescuesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    In Hays County in Central Texas, sheriff's Lt. Jeri Skrocki tells The Associated Press that residents in the small community of Wimberley, about 40 miles southwest of Austin, are being urged to evacuate as the nearby Blanco River continues to rise at a record-high level.

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  3. Sand Springs Native, Beloved Harlem Globetrotter DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News9 Oklahoma City

    A Sand Springs native whose basketball tricks with the Harlem Globetrotters made the eyes of children light up all over the country has died. Marques Haynes, 89, was one of Sand Springs' favorite sons.

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  4. Pop Culture Museum Plan Clears Oklahoma Senate On Second TryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A $25 million bond proposal to build a museum of popular culture in Tulsa has cleared the Oklahoma Senate, one day after the same bill failed when a senator said he mistakenly pressed the wrong button. The state Senate voted 28-18 on Tuesday for the bill by Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman of Sapulpa.

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  5. Owasso Man Dies After Friend Shoots Him In HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Owasso police say a man shot in the head by a friend has died. Robert D. Sapp, 28, passed away at St. John in Tulsa Tuesday morning, according to Owasso Deputy Chief of Police Jason Woodruff. 1 comment

  6. DA: Breasts, Toe Found Missing From Body; Another Charge Added For Tulsa SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A sixth felony charge has been added against a woman who reportedly disrupted a Tulsa funeral, cut the face of a dead body and stole shoes out of the casket. Upon cremation, it was discovered that the deceased woman's body was further mutilated and her breasts and a toe were missing, documents say.

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  7. Tulsa Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing $283K In Food Stamp BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The owner of a Tulsa convenience store pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing more than $282,000 from the federal food stamp program, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Tulsa. In a news release, U.S. Attorney Danny Williams said Miton Islam, 46, of Broken Arrow pleaded guilty and admitted he stole $282,912 from the Department of Agriculture's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP, between 2011 and 2014.

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  8. Oklahoma man pleads guilty in $283,000 food stamp theft caseRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Federal prosecutors say the owner of a food store in Tulsa has pleaded guilty to stealing about $283,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. U.S. Attorney Danny Williams Sr. says 47-year-old Milton Islam of Broken Arrow entered the guilty plea Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Tulsa.

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  9. Oklahoma Senate committee OKs bonds for Tulsa pop museumRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A proposal to issue $25 million in bonds to build the Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture in Tulsa has passed its first legislative hurdle. The Senate Joint Committee on Appropriations and Budget voted 27-13 Tuesday for legislation that would authorize funding for the museum, known as OKPOP.

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  10. Tulsa County Sheriff Major Tom Huckeby To Retire July 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A Tulsa County Sheriff's major on leave after the fatal shooting of a Tulsa man by a reserve deputy, is retiring from the department. Tom Huckeby, who was promoted to major in July, 2012, will retire July 31. Huckeby and Shannon Clark, who was placed on paid administrative leave Monday, were both given command at the division level in July of 2012.

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  11. Tulsa volunteer deputy cancels Bahamas trip after shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A former Tulsa County volunteer deputy charged with fatally shooting a restrained man has canceled his Bahamas vacation after "he was ridiculed in the national press." Attorney Corbin Brewster told the Associated Press Tuesday that 73-year-old Robert Bates canceled the June trip because of media "scrutiny and pressure."

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  12. Group files petition seeking probe of Tulsa sheriff's officeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A civil rights group is asking for a grand jury investigation of the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office after a volunteer deputy fatally shot an unarmed man during a sting operation. We The People Oklahoma filed a petition Wednesday in district court.

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  13. Tulsa Woman Stabbed In Neck, Roommate ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Officers forced their way inside and found the victim bleeding from a stab wound to the neck and arrested 28-year-old Adam Allen. Just before 11 p.m. officers were sent to the Royal Oaks Condominiums in the 2200 block of East 67th Street west of Lewis.

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  14. Outside Agency To Review Tulsa Sheriff's Office After Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tulsa County Commissioners approved the start of a process to review the operation of the Sheriff's Office. It's another reaction to the Eric Harris shooting by Reserve Deputy Bob Bates.

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  15. Woman Arrested For Dissecting Corpse At Tulsa Funeral HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A woman was arrested for illegal dissection of a human body at a Tulsa funeral home. Police say Shaynna Lauren Sims, also known as Shaynna Smith, cut the deceased woman's hair, cut her cheek and smeared her makeup.

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  16. Tulsa High School Wrestling Coach Arrested For AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Officers arrested Timothy Littrell, 36. at 4:30 a.m. near his apartment at 51st and Memorial on a complaint of domestic assault and battery by strangulation. Officers said Littrell and his girlfriend got into a fight at a bar and when they left Littrell tried to push the woman out of a moving vehicle on the Broken Arrow Expressway.

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  17. Police: Tulsa man ignited apartment, threatened firefighterRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tulsa police say a man ignited an apartment and threatened a firefighter with a knife before fleeing to the roof of the complex in a failed escape attempt. Police arrested the 29-year-old man Sunday morning after an officer and a K-9 unit convinced him to come down from the roof.

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  18. Authorities Arrest Victim's Girlfriend Accused Of Stabbing Him To DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Sulphur police arrested 31-year-old Crystal Renae Berryhill at a friend's house in Tulsa in connection with the stabbing of two men. "It's scary to think about it, I've lived in this town all my life, and that's the first time I've ever heard of anything like that around here," said longtime Sulphur resident, Billie Conner.

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  19. Tulsa Motorcyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tulsa Police are investigating a fatality hit-and-run wreck involving a motorcycle near 51st and Memorial. One man is dead, police say.

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  20. Body found in trunk of submerged car is identifiedRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Rogers County authorities have identified the body of a man found in the trunk of his car after it was pulled from the Caney River near Collinsville. Chief Deputy Sheriff Shane Rhames says the victim is Rafael Hernandez Torres of Tulsa.

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