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  1. OK Governor Fallin Campaigns In MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin took her re-election campaign to Miami this afternoon. She greeted diners at the Ku-Ku drive-in.

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  2. Gun rights, domestic violence laws to take effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    Laws that expand gun rights, help combat domestic violence, create new abortion restrictions and expand the punishment for human trafficking are scheduled to go into effect Saturday. They are among about 250 laws approved by the Oklahoma Legislature and signed by Gov. Mary Fallin this year that begin Nov. 1. Others, including budget-related measures that direct state agencies' expenditures, took effect earlier.

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  3. Reproductive-rights group asks court to block lawRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Washington Times

    An attorney for a Norman abortion provider told an Oklahoma Supreme Court referee Friday that he will have to close his practice next week unless the court blocks a law that takes effect Saturday requiring abortion providers to have a physician with admitting privileges at a nearby hospital present when abortions are performed. Ilene Jaroslaw of the New York-based Center for Reproductive Rights told referee Daniel Karim that Dr. Larry Burns has sought admitting privileges at several hospitals but that his requests have been denied.

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  4. Water forum draws crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Sen. Jerry Ellis served as master of ceremonies at Thursday's forum. He has been vocal in opposing the sale of Oklahoma water to Texas.

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  5. Both US Senate seats will be on ballot this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Oklahoma voters have the unique opportunity to weigh in on both of the state's next U.S. senators this year, starting Thursday with early voting. Several county election board secretaries reported slow but steady turnout on the first of three days of early in-person voting at all 77 offices.

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  6. Exclusive Poll: Fallin Leading Governor's Race, Lead SlippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Our survey of 949 registered voters likely to cast ballots shows Fallin is still leading, but now by single digits. Dorman is making a surge in the final days with 40 percent of those surveyed saying they plan to vote for the state representative.

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  7. On Native GroundBLEEDING the Poor to Feed the RichRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | American Reporter

    MOORE, Okla., May 20, 2013 9pm ET -- A devastating tornado said to be two and a quarter miles wide struck the city of Moore, Okla., just south of Oklahoma City, and destroyed thousands of homes and killed at least 24 people, including nine children, mostly third-graders, seven of whom drowned in an elementaery school where they huddled for safety. Early reports said 51 were killed, but that turned out to be due to a "double count" on the ground and at funeral homes, the Oklahoma City Medical Examiner's Office said.

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  8. The legal problems behind privatization of Lake TexomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    In 2005, the Oklahoma state legislature overturned seven decades of recreation and parks policy in order to make it politically possible to push through the "privatization" agenda of a few developers and politicians. The attached timeline lays out the main events in the liquidation of one of Oklahoma's most popular public parks.

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  9. Educator, ex-board member vying for schools chiefRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Former state Board of Education member Joy Hofmeister is trying to become just the second Republican in Oklahoma history to be elected as its top education official. The first to do it is the current superintendent of public instruction, former dentist Janet Barresi, who Hofmeister soundly trounced in the GOP primary, besting her in all 77 of the state's counties.

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  10. Dorman says education is key in governor's raceRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Democrat Joe Dorman says he knew facing an incumbent Republican in a solidly red state meant he would have to find and exploit a weakness if he hoped to defeat Republican Gov. Mary Fallin. Fallin has never lost an election during her political career and has a roughly 5-to-1 fundraising edge over Dorman.

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  11. Car smashes Ten Commandments statue, man detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Authorities took a man into custody Friday after they say he admitted driving a car onto the Oklahoma Capitol grounds overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces. The man was detained after he showed up at a federal building in Oklahoma City Friday morning, rambling and making derogatory statements about the president, and admitted destroying the monument, said David Allison, an agent with the U.S. Secret Service in Oklahoma City.

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  12. More Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Judge rules Oklahoma abortion law can take effect - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida OKLAHOMA CITY - A new Oklahoma law that requires clinics to have a physician with admitting privileges at a nearby hospital present when abortions are performed can become law on Nov. 1, a judge ruled Friday. Oklahoma County District Judge Bill Graves ruled against a legal challenge on behalf of a Norman clinic that performs 44 percent of abortions in the state.

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  13. Oklahoma man, 29, 'drove a car into Ten Commandments monument,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Homecoming prince, 15, who had just returned from suspension opens fire with his father's gun in school cafeteria killing one and injuring four others - before shooting himself dead EXCLUSIVE - 'I'm angry he's getting trashed!' Family leap to the defense of New York Ebola doctor - who spent DAYS roaming the city and even went out when he was contagious with symptoms of virus NY Ebola doctor was told by charity he worked for that he didn't have to self-quarantine after returning from Ebola-ravaged country The businesses facing ruin after they were visited by contagious NYC Ebola doctor : Owners demand help from de Blasio - as new restaurant is named in virus scare Hazmat crews sterilize New York Ebola doctor's apartment - but residents remain on edge after he criss-crossed the city while contagious Angry lawmaker tells HHS 'preparedness' chief to quit over Ebola as he frets about flying ... (more)

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  14. Car smashes Commandments statue, US man detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Authorities took a man into custody Friday after they say he admitted driving a car onto Oklahoma's state Capitol grounds overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces. The man was detained after he showed up at a federal building in Oklahoma City Friday morning, rambling and making derogatory statements about the president, and admitted destroying the monument, said David Allison, an agent with the U.S. Secret Service in Oklahoma City.

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  15. Driver smashes Oklahoma Ten Commandments statueRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Someone drove up a ramp near the Oklahoma Capitol steps overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces in an apparent act of vandalism, authorities said. Oklahoma Highway Patrol Capt.

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    Oct 24, 2014 | News Times

    Someone drove up a ramp near the Oklahoma Capitol steps overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces in an apparent act of vandalism, authorities said. Oklahoma Highway Patrol Capt.

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  17. Someone Smashed The Disputed Oklahoma Ten Commandments Monument To PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Switched

    Someone drove up a ramp near the Oklahoma Capitol steps overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces in an apparent act of vandalism, authorities said. Oklahoma Highway Patrol Capt.

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  18. Spoiled OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Okie Funk

    Recently compiled statistical information confirms Oklahoma continues to rely heavily on the federal government for its financial viability and maybe its very existence.

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  19. Candidates spar over pay raisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | KSWO

    The Oklahoman reports Gov. Mary Fallin bumped annual salaries by at least $50,000 for two state agency directors. They were for Oklahoma's secretary of state and the director of the state Office of Management and Enterprise Services.

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  20. Judge to let most of new abortion law take effectRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Washington Times

    An Oklahoma County judge said Wednesday he plans to let a new law take effect next month to restrict the use of certain abortion-inducing drugs, but is temporarily suspending any parts of the law that subject abortion providers to liability. District Judge Robert Stuart ruled from the bench that portions of the plaintiff's request for a temporary injunction be granted for parts of the law that deal with physician liability.

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