breaking: Sooners' OL Tramonda Moore dismissed from program
The Oklahoman

NewsOK: Oklahoma City News, Sports, Weather & Entertainment

Top Story

OKC district names building after Clara Luper

Family and friends, several wearing T-shirts with Luper's name and picture, attended the meeting, which broke out in applause...

Business

Oklahoma's first REI store coming to OKC

Oklahoma City is set to be home to the state's first REI store. REI Co-op in fall 2019 will be opening a 23,000-square-foot...

Sports
Video

Murray could be gaining ground in Heisman race

Kyler Murray is the only barrier between Tua Tagovailoa and the 2018 Heisman Trophy.

News

OKC district school closed Wednesday

Oklahoma City Public Schools will close Eugene Field Elementary on Wednesday because the school is without heat, Superintendent...

Sports
Video

Sooners stay No. 6 in rankings

Top 10 stays the same in the College Football Playoff committee's rankings

News

Missing 75-year-old McLoud man's SUV found, search for him continues Tuesday in Mayes County, OHP reported

The search for Wesley Still Smoking, 75, continued Tuesday. Authorities reported his sport utility vehicle was found on Sunday...

News

New councilwoman sworn in

Interviews for city manager are Monday.

Sports
Video

Will the Sooners fall in committee rankings?

The college football top 10 is getting more stable as we hit the homestretch of the season

Business

Roan Resources has moved to new trading house and is looking forward to the increased visibility.

Oklahoma City based Roan Resources is now being traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Previously, stock for the firm had been...

Sports
Video

OSU's Chuba Hubbard fires back at OU's Bookie Radley-Hiles' Instagram post

After Oklahoma's 48-47 victory Saturday, OU freshman cornerback Bookie Radley-Hiles posted a series of photos of him tackling...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

Low turnover numbers not helping OU defense

NORMAN — Oklahoma defensive lineman Neville Gallimore and linebacker Curtis Bolton treated Oklahoma State running back Chuba...

Around The Web

Watch the Leonid meteor shower this weekend

The annual Leonid meteor shower is back, and this weekend is the best time to view it.

Sports
Video

OSU football: Which bowl might the Cowboys draw if they secure sixth win?

Oklahoma State needs one more win to secure bowl eligibility, with a home game against West Virginia and a road trip to TCU...

Reflections on Stan Lee, who marveled a generation

News16 hours ago

In the 1960s, Marvel Comics writer and editor Stan Lee was the first to give super-heroes personable flaws, to make their secret identities more relatable to the average reader. It worked phenomenally, and characters such as Spider-Man, Thor, the...

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Sports
Video

Thunder celebrates native American Heritage Month

The team will host pregame festivities Wednesday and debut this season’s City Edition uniforms, which are an homage to local...

Around The Web

Ariana Grande scores first No. 1 hit

It's shocking that it took someone as beloved as Grande this long to reach No. 1, but she couldn't have done so with a more...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

House Democrats to select new leader

Rep. Emily Virgin, D-Norman, and Rep. Jason Dunnington, D-Oklahoma City, told The Oklahoman they are seeking the position of...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

Deer hunters can donate venison to hungry families

Since 2002, deer hunters have donated more than 500,000 pounds of meat through the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife...

Around The Web

Gerard Butler posts image of Malibu home burned in wildfire

The Woolsey and Hill Fires have been blazing through Southern California, forcing some residents to flee their homes...

Business

Amazon HQ locations: Similar basics but different vibes

NEW YORK (AP) — The two communities that learned Tuesday they are about to become homes to a pair of big, new East Coast bases...

News

Jurors acquit Del City man in fatal shootout

Jurors have found a Del City man not guilty of taking part in an alleged armed robbery that ended in a fatal shootout. Darious...

News

Congressman in tight race sues over ranked-voting system

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Fighting for political survival, Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin joined a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to...

Business

Texas concert operator invests in Tower Theatre

Tower Theatre, a music and movie venue in Uptown, is teaming up with Dallas-based The Granada Theater.

Business

Recap: Energy chat with Adam Wilmoth and Jack Money

This week's live chat kicks off at 10 a.m. but feel free to submit questions now!

Business

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

News

Midwest City to talk large animal ordinance

Midwest City to talk large animal ordinance

Sports

MORNING ROUNDUP: Runner overcomes amputations to compete in first marathon

Marko Cheseto finished the New York City Marathon last week in 2 hours, 52 minutes, 33 seconds — about 10 minutes off the world...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

John Grisham-supported candidate loses Oklahoma DA race

Oklahoma district attorney said he was flabbergasted that best-selling author John Grisham supported his challenger in the Nov....

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

Oklahoma City cited as excellent place for veterans

Another Veteran's Day has come and gone, but Oklahoma City is proving itself to be an excellent place for retiring service...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

Developer unlocks deals for downtown properties

David Box just wanted to buy the Momentum Building, which at 1111 N Harrison is a prominent connection between Deep Deuce and...

Surgeon shortage prompts change at Oklahoma City VA, but help is on its way

Health1 day ago

During a half-dozen days this month, the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center has not had a general surgeon on-call or available for emergencies in the overnight hours.

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Sports

Thunder vs. Knicks lineups, tip-off time and TV info

The Oklahoman’s Erik Horne previews the Thunder against the New York Knicks

Business

Financial Times editor refused entry to Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — The Asia editor of the Financial Times has been refused entry to Hong Kong, weeks after he was denied a new...

News
Video

First snow of season falls on Oklahoma City Monday, freezing temperatures are ahead Tuesday

The first snow of the fall fell on Oklahoma City and much of the state Monday. Freezing temperatures are ahead for Tuesday.

Business

State says permit for refinery near national park justified

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Health Department did not improperly discount its own concerns about pollution from a...

Around The Web

This best-selling DNA kit is at an incredible price — for now

Not sure what to get that one friend, family member, or coworker? Consider getting this to help them find out where their...

Business

The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):9:10 p.m.Authorities have lifted mandatory...

Sports

Sports Tuning In for Wednesday, November 14

WEDNESDAY COLLEGE FOOTBALL 6 p.m. — Buffalo at Ohio — ESPN2 (Cox 28) 7 p.m. — Miami, Ohio at Northern Illinois — ESPNU (Cox...

Sports
Video

Murray could be gaining ground in Heisman race

Kyler Murray is the only barrier between Tua Tagovailoa and the 2018 Heisman Trophy.

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

OSU football: Tyron Johnson's playmaking ability shining more regularly

Tyron Johnson's ability to be a big-play receiver has been known since he transferred from LSU, but he's beginning to show it...

Life

Brothers Osborne expand 2019 tour, including OKC concert

Brothers Osborne announce today a major extension of their headlining world tour into early next year.

News
Video

Oklahoma City school district hosts final meeting on 'Pathway to Greatness' project

Community member Andrew James, a longtime volunteer at Martin Luther King Elementary School, said past projects by Oklahoma...

Business

The Latest: Sheriff: Death toll raises to 48 in wildfire

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):6:15 p.m.Authorities have reported six more...

Life

Interviews, photos and video: Oklahoma City Museum of Art showcasing still-relevant works of 'Victorian Radicals'

The traveling exhibition “Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts & Crafts Movement” is on view through...

Business

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 13, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 13, 2018

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 10, 2018: Hear Ellis Paul record a live album at the Blue Door

Singer-songwriter Ellis Paul, an Oklahoma favorite, will record a live album at 8 p.m. today and Sunday at the Blue Door, 2805...

Sports
Video

OU football: Where Sooners stand in College Football Playoff ranking

Oklahoma held its ground in the latest College Football Playoff rankings released Tuesday night.

Around The Web

Professor sues over rebuke for calling female transgender student 'sir'

A professor is suing officials at his small public university in Ohio after receiving a written warning for violating its...

Crime

Sheriff: California wildfire's death toll rises to 48

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Ernest Foss was a musician who gave lessons out of his home when he lived in San Francisco, where an...

News

Southern California wildfire roars to life in wilderness

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Southern California's huge wildfire roared to life again Tuesday in a mountain wilderness area. But in a...

News

US hardens border at Tijuana to prepare for migrant caravan

IXTLAN DEL RIO, Mexico (AP) — The U.S. government said it was starting work Tuesday to "harden" the border crossing from...

News

Trump eyeing staffing shakeup in Cabinet and at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing an administration-wide shakeup as he looks to prepare his White House for...

Rural vote helped Stitt win governor's race

News2 days ago

Kevin Stitt not only won the election for Oklahoma governor, he did so by 12 percentage points, a wide margin of victory that surpassed most expectations and indicated the enthusiasm behind Stitt, especially in rural communities, was greater than...

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

News

The Latest: UN Security Council takes no action on Gaza

JERUSALEM (AP) — The latest on the outbreak of violence between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers (all times local):4 a.m.The U.N....

News

Amid legal wrangling, Georgia election uncertainty lingers

ATLANTA (AP) — After two federal court rulings and a flurry of legal filings over a 24-hour period, uncertainty still hangs...

Crime

Death of black security guard brings call for investigation

CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago alderman called Tuesday for prosecutors to investigate the fatal shooting of a black security...

Crime

The Latest: Lawyer: El Chapo wasn't running violent cartel

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest from the New York trial of the Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo" (all times local):7 p.m.Two...

Crime

The Latest: 15 arrests at Georgia Capitol vote demonstration

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the Georgia governor's race (all times local):5:15 p.m.Georgia public safety officials say police...

Crime

The Latest: Officer in fatal shooting placed on leave

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a security guard by a police officer (all times local):5 p.m.A suburban Chicago...

Crime

The Latest: "Thank God!" says massacre Facebook page leader

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on arrests in the 2016 killing of eight family members in Ohio (all times local):6 p.m.A woman...

News

Photographer: Nazi salute image not meant to be offensive

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The parent who took a photo of Wisconsin high school boys giving what appears to be a Nazi salute on the steps...

Health

Kentucky abortion fight aimed at second-trimester procedure

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Attorneys for Kentucky's socially conservative governor and the state's only abortion clinic opened...

Business

Norway says Russia jammed GPS signal during NATO drill

HELSINKI (AP) — The Norwegian Defense Ministry said Tuesday that Russian forces in the Arctic disturbed GPS location signals...

Business

Gov: Amazon 'largest jobs commitment' in Tennessee history

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday that an Amazon operations hub expected to create 5,000 jobs in Tennessee...

News

House newcomers get first taste of Washington's power games

WASHINGTON (AP) — The bright-eyed class of incoming members of Congress descended on Washington Tuesday for schooling on the...

News

New Oklahoma governor names 9 members of transition team

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's newly elected governor is naming several prominent GOP-connected business people and other...

News

Congressman shot at baseball practice talks about new book

WASHINGTON (AP) — After crisscrossing the country to bolster fellow Republicans, a Louisiana congressman who was shot at a...

Sports

Hue Jackson back in Cincinnati, helping to run defense

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hue Jackson needed only a few weeks to land another job in the place where he's always welcomed.The Bengals...

Business

Trump rips Macron over trade, wine, his low approval ratings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nursing grievances from a weekend visit to France, President Donald Trump lit into French President Emmanuel...

Sports

New FBS postseason game, Myrtle Beach Bowl, to start in 2020

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — The Myrtle Beach Bowl is coming to South Carolina's Grand Strand resort area in 2020, and will be shared by...

Sports

Japan rallies to beat MLB All-Stars 5-3 to lead series 3-1

HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — Ryosuke Kikuchi drove in the go-ahead run on a squeeze bunt in a four-run ninth inning as Japan beat...

News

Missouri teacher suspended after student dresses as Klansman

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A southern Missouri teacher who oversaw a history class presentation in which a ninth-grader dressed as...

News

Cyrus, Hemsworth donate $500K after losing home in wildfire

NEW YORK (AP) — Though Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth lost their home in a deadly California wildfire, they are donating...

Crime

FBI report shows 17 percent spike in hate crimes in 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Hate crimes across the United States spiked 17 percent in 2017 — marking a rise for the third straight year —...

Former Oklahoma prep star Allonzo Trier returns as a Knicks contributor

Sports3 hours ago

The way Terrance Ferguson remembers it, he was in seventh or eighth grade. He was playing for the best homeschool team in the country, but even he remembers Allonzo Trier. Ferguson was always taller than his peers, already dunking before he hit...

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

News

Funeral services held for 2 Oklahoma students shot to death

BEGGS, Okla. (AP) — Classes have been canceled at an Oklahoma school district so students can attend funeral services for two...

News
Video

Firefighters extinguished a blaze Tuesday in former pest control business in southeast Oklahoma City

Firefighters extinguished a blaze in an abandoned building Tuesday in Oklahoma City. The building had formerly been used by...

News

High turnout in Ward 7 special election makes case for change in voting calendar

Observers say winner Nikki Nice got more votes than any council candidate.

Crime

Renowned former drum corps leader charged with sex assault

The longtime former leader of a champion Pennsylvania-based drum and bugle corps was charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting...

News

Police open fire, man killed Monday in south Oklahoma City after armed robbery

Police opened fire on a man Monday night in south Oklahoma City after an armed robbery. The man had unknowingly taken a...

Crime

Michigan man who shot at black teen gets 4 years in prison

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A white retired firefighter who burst out of his suburban Detroit house and shot at a black teenager who...

News

The Latest: Ocasio-Cortez speaks at Pelosi's office protest

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on new members of Congress (all times local):12:05 p.m.Democratic Rep.-elect Alexandria...

Sports

Bilas: College basketball players will one day be paid

College basketball analyst Jay Bilas believes players will eventually be paid, and tells PodcastOne Sports Now that he's not...

News

Hundreds attend memorial for missionary slain in Cameroon

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a northern Indiana church to remember a missionary who was killed in Cameroon...

News

Ginsburg, 85, improving after fall but misses court session

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has missed a brief court session while recovering from a fall...

Health

Heritage Hall Adopt-a-Grandparent Program hosts annual Halloween Party for adopted grandparents

The Heritage Hall Upper School Adopt-a-Grandparent Program brought together students and residents of The Fountains at...

News

Germany's Merkel calls for creation of an EU army

BRUSSELS (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the European Union should work toward creating its own joint army, just...

Business

Amazon names New York City and Arlington, Virginia as the two sites for its second headquarters

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon names New York City and Arlington, Virginia as the two sites for its second headquarters.

Business

CNN sues President Trump, demanding reporter Jim Acosta's return to the White House.

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN sues President Trump, demanding reporter Jim Acosta's return to the White House.

News

Heir's big birthday: 70 candles lined up for Prince Charles

LONDON (AP) — Prince Charles turns 70 Wednesday and is still heir to the throne — a role he has served since he was a young...

News

This is heavy: The kilogram is getting an update

SEVRES, France (AP) — The kilogram is getting an update.No, your bathroom scales won't suddenly become kinder and a kilo of...

Business

OKC sales tax growth slows, online surges to record

Local economic activity appeared to take a slight dip as summer turned to fall in Oklahoma City. Sales tax results for November...

Business

Genesis Energy, L.P. to Present at the RBC Capital Markets Midstream Conference

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--Genesis Energy, L.P. (NYSE: GEL) announced today that Grant Sims, CEO, will make a...

Business

Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America's lands

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Wayne Smith was hardened to a certain level of chaos here, on land the American public owns. But even he...

News

New blazes fan fresh fears in California as some return home

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — The sky was black and flames on the next ridge were fast approaching when Paul Rasmussen, his pregnant...

Sports

Bengals fire defensive coordinator, Jackson re-joining staff

CINCINNATI (AP) — Marvin Lewis got the Bengals' head coaching job because of his reputation for defensive excellence. He's now...

Meetings yield few details about OKC school closures

News1 day ago

"I do know that there is some anxiety from teachers and principals about where they’re going to be next year," Capitol Hill High Principal Adam Jewell said.

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Health

Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The dead were found in burned-out cars, in the smoldering ruins of their homes, or next to their...

Business

'Public hanging' remark puts spotlight on Miss. Senate race

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A video of a white U.S. senator from Mississippi making a flip reference to a "public hanging" is...

News

Migrant caravan moves to western Mexico city of Guadalajara

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Several thousand Central American migrants heading for the U.S. border arrived in the western Mexico...

Business

Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursion

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian militants bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells Monday, while...

News

Oklahoma Christian University to stage classic children’s tale 'Master Cat' Nov. 15-17

Oklahoma Christian University students will present the family friendly production 'Master Cat' Nov. 15-17.

Crime

The Latest: Gillum angry about emailed votes, Trump tweet

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Florida election recount of 2018 (all times local):8:30 p.m.Democratic...

Crime

Judge: Sides in Florida recount should 'ramp down' rhetoric

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — After Republicans, including President Donald Trump, made unsubstantiated accusations of illegal...

News

Mira Sorvino urges #MeToo to do more than 'name and shame'

NEW YORK (AP) — Mira Sorvino believes the key to eradicating sexual misconduct lies more in preventative education than in...

Crime

Bishops delay votes on combating church sex abuse crisis

BALTIMORE (AP) — At the Vatican's insistence, U.S. Catholic bishops abruptly postponed plans Monday to vote on proposed new...

News

Kemp-Abrams feud highlights new landscape in divided Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — His election still undecided, Republican Brian Kemp is proceeding as a victorious candidate and promising to be...

News

Service held for veterans' cremains found at funeral home

HOLLY, Mich. (AP) — A service was held Monday at a Michigan cemetery for the cremated remains of about 20 military veterans...

Business

Online sales driving revenue growth as retail landscape evolves

Local economic activity may be slowing down after some heated growth.

Sports

Ravens QB Flacco status for Sunday's game 'up in the air'

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Carrying a three-game losing streak and a losing record, the Baltimore Ravens now face the burden of...

News

Afghan leader tells US audience that Taliban not winning war

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of Afghanistan told a U.S. audience Monday that his country is not losing the war to the...

Business

Seattle group remains confident arena will be ready for 2020

SEATTLE (AP) — The potential owners of an NHL expansion franchise in Seattle remain confident arena renovations will be...

Crime

High school placed on lockdown after officer shoots himself

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A Maryland high school was briefly placed on lockdown after authorities say a school resource officer...

News

Wisconsin district investigates boys' apparent Nazi salute

BARABOO, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin school district is investigating a photo of a group of high school boys giving what appears to...

Life

OSU-OKC Fire Protection director offers tips for a safe holiday season

As temperatures begin to dip and families turn their attention to the upcoming holiday season, remember to also be safe.

News

New way of voting faces test in Maine congressional district

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The election drew to a close last week in most places but not in fishing villages, potato farms and vast...

News

The Latest: Wisconsinites rally for love after Nazi photo

BARABOO, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a photo of Wisconsin high school students giving what appears to be a Nazi salute (all times...

Sports

Reserve Illikainen leaves Wisconsin, thinning frontcourt

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin reserve forward Alex Illikainen is leaving the basketball team, sapping depth for an already...

How the Thunder can help Raymond Felton in Russell Westbrook's absence

Sports2 days ago

It's not as simple as passing up a shot. In the second quarter Saturday, Dallas' JJ Barea sagged off Raymond Felton by at least 10 feet. Felton fired from 3-point range in front of his former teammate and off the miss, the Mavericks tore out in...

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Crime

The Latest: Mother of security guard killed by police sues

ROBBINS, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a bar security guard by police officer (all times local):3:15 p.m.A...

Business

Ex-Detroit Lion Barney accuses pizza chain of discrimination

DETROIT (AP) — Former Detroit Lions Hall of Famer Lem Barney and his wife are suing a Detroit-area pizza chain for racial...

Business

EU, UK inch closer to a deal as Brexit hangs in the balance

BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain and the European Union appeared to be inching toward agreement on Brexit on Monday, but British Prime...

News

Lebanon to form body to probe civil war disappearances

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's parliament on Monday approved the formation of an independent commission to help determine the fate of...

Sports

Jonathan Klinsmann added to US roster vs England, Italy

Jonathan Klinsmann, the son of former American coach Jurgen Klinsmann, has been added to the U.S. roster for exhibition games...

Sports

Carroll coach retires after 20 seasons, 6 national titles

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Carroll College football coach Mike Van Diest announced his retirement Monday after 20 seasons and six...

Health

New exercise guidelines: Move more, sit less, start younger

CHICAGO (AP) — Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any...

News

Tough lessons: Teachers fall short in midterm races

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — After falling short in her race for the state legislature, high school history teacher Jenny Urie...

Sports

Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke changed everything about who AP Top 25 voters considered to be the nation's best team with a single...

Business

Ousted Minnesota Republican faults McCain for losing House

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A recently defeated Republican congressman is blaming the Democratic House takeover on the late...

Explore all photos

Recent Photos

Business

Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — OPEC and allied oil-producing countries will likely need to cut crude supplies, perhaps...

News
Video

Snowfall moves into Oklahoma Monday, winter weather advisory issued

A winter weather advisory for much of the state is in effect for Monday morning.

News

The Latest: GOP senator won't comment on 'hanging' remark

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith of Mississippi making reference to a "public hanging: (all times...

Business

Wagerers crossing the Delaware (and Hudson) for sports bets

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — In the time it takes for a red light to turn green, Leonard Sciascia can get his sports bets made,...

Health

UK drops deal that used data from doctors to find migrants

LONDON (AP) — Britain's National Health Service said Monday that it has pulled out of a contentious agreement that gave...

Business

Chinese premier urges guard of free trade on Singapore visit

SINGAPORE (AP) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang stressed the need for free trade on Monday, as he drew similarities between his...

News

The Latest: Bulgaria says it won't sign UN migration pact

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migration crisis (all times local):6:50 p.m.Bulgarian officials are signaling the...

News

Georgia candidate asks court to intervene in vote dispute

ATLANTA (AP) — A Congressional candidate in Georgia says she's asking a federal court to block one of the state's largest...

News

Romanian leader says country not ready for EU presidency

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's president said Monday his country isn't ready to take over the European Union's rotating...

Health

1 year after Mugabe fall, Zimbabwe asks 'what has changed?'

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — One year ago the unthinkable happened in Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe fell from power.Tanks rolled in the...

News

Suicide bomber in Kabul targets anti-Taliban rally, kills 4

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck near an anti-Taliban rally in Kabul on Monday, killing at least four people,...

OU defense needs to start over

Sports1 day ago

Hard to argue with success, but when it comes to OU's defense, it must be done

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Business

Pence in Japan to discuss trade, N. Korea before summits

TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Tokyo on Monday to discuss North Korea and other issues with Japanese...

News

UN refugee agency warns against returning Rohingya refugees

SINGAPORE (AP) — The United Nations refugee agency on Monday cautioned against returning ethnic Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar...

News

Envoy: Russia plays Afghanistan broker due to US 'failure'

MOSCOW (AP) — A senior Russian diplomat said Monday that Moscow is trying to be an Afghan peace broker because it considers the...

News
Video

Cashion Schools agriculture barn destroyed in fire Saturday, FFA show hogs, sheep and goat lost

Animals inside a Cashion Schools FFA agriculture barn died Saturday in an electrical fire, firefighters reported.

Business

Pocket money apps aim to help kids in cashless world

LONDON (AP) — For kids growing up in today's cashless society, the piggy bank is going virtual.Father of two Roland Hall turned...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

20-40-60 Etiquette: Capping it off

QUESTION: Why do print and television reporters uses the wrong word for headwear? The “Make America Great Again” cap is always...

Business

#OKC Civic Life is a weekly summary of Oklahoma City civic news.

#OKC Civic Life is a weekly summary of Oklahoma City civic news.

News

Bye Bye Cotter

James Cotter and his horse, or rather the sculpture of the pair erected years ago in front the renamed BancFirst Tower, were...

News

Winds cause flare-ups of big Southern California wildfire

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Strong Santa Ana winds returned to Southern California on Sunday, causing flare-ups of a huge wildfire...

News

The Latest: Trump pays tribute to Americans who died in WWI

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Paris. (all times local):11:30 p.m.President Donald Trump paid...

Explore all photos

Recent Photos

Crime

Florida election recount continues amid tensions, litigation

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Mishaps, protests and litigation dominated Florida's first day of recounting the vote for pivotal...

News

Harrowing escapes, heartbreaking loss in Northern California

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — In the days since a ferocious, wind-whipped wildfire began tearing through this Northern California...

Business

'Dr. Seuss' The Grinch' makes off with $66M at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — You're a mean one — and you're number one — Mr. Grinch."Dr. Seuss' The Grinch" sledded past mixed reviews...

Sports

Wade taking more time to be with wife and their new daughter

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade is putting family over basketball right now.Wade will miss at least another week before resuming his...

News

In Paris, Trump the 'nationalist' stood apart from others

PARIS (AP) — For President Donald Trump in Paris, America First meant largely America alone.At a weekend commemoration of the...

News

'Am I dreaming?' Letter excerpts from WWI's last day

PARIS (AP) — A hundred years later, their words can still pierce hearts. Fighters writing home from opposing front lines of...

Business

Airplane banner denounces Jets' partnership with MGM

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — An airplane banner criticizing the New York Jets' gaming deal partnership with casino operator MGM...

News

Bruno Mars to provide Thanksgiving meals for 24K in Hawaii

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars will mark the end of his massive "24K Magic World Tour" by providing meals to 24,000 Hawaii...

News

Program leads to arrests, drug seizures in Oklahoma City

Nearly a year after starting a program targeting violent crime in an area of southwest Oklahoma City, police officials say...

Business

Scaled-down finance sector posts strong results

Oklahoma's publicly traded finance sector is down a member this year, but the industry still had a strong showing on Oklahoma...

Business

Comings and goings in Oklahoma Inc.

The number of publicly traded companies in Oklahoma fluctuated over the past year as the state added and lost several firms...

OU football: Linebacker Curtis Bolton says defense, his group must improve for chance at playoff

Sports2 days ago

NORMAN — Oklahoma senior linebacker Curtis Bolton wasn't about to try to put much shine on the Sooners' defensive performance Saturday night in a 48-47 Bedlam win. “I'm not satisfied,” Bolton said. “I'm not happy with how we played. We've gotta...

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Business

Observers predict promising future for tech companies

Though tech companies are a minority on the Oklahoma Inc. list, they're holding their own and making strides, and the industry...

The Oklahoman
Exclusive

Newly discovered photos show how original streetcars shaped Oklahoma City

After previously using the same limited number of images in presentations and writings about Oklahoma City's original...

News

A look back at Armistice Day in Oklahoma

Just as guns fell silent across France on Nov. 11, 1918, they began sounding in Oklahoma City and across the state as residents...

Business

BancFirst climbs on purchases

In a year where energy companies leapt back to the top of the Oklahoma Inc. charts, BancFirst was one of only two non-energy...

Business

Service companies perform moderately in Oklahoma Inc.

One service company finished in the top 10 on the Oklahoma Inc. list, and the other two finished in the top two-thirds of...

News

Workers begin dismantling the Space Tower at the state fairgrounds

Workers begin dismantling the Space Tower at the state fairgrounds

Life
Video

Camels living and thriving in Oklahoma

Camels are living on farms in Oklahoma.

Life
Video

Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc. for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018: Helen Ford Wallace

NWC Dinner, Costume Party, Orchid Luncheon, Dance Club, OAI Art, Tea

News

Longtime California GOP congressman loses seat to executive

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a one-time speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan who later...

News

Death toll in Northern California wildfire rises to 23

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The few residents of the burned-out Northern California city of Paradise who were able to inspect their...

Crime

The Latest: Sheriff: 110 people missing in N. California

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):7:15 p.m.Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says his...

News

2 dead, homes destroyed in Southern California wildfires

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Two people were found dead as a pair of wildfires stretched from inland canyons to the Pacific in...

Business

Sheriff's office: 2 electrocuted, 1 injured at potash mine

MOAB, Utah (AP) — Authorities say two workers were electrocuted and a third injured Saturday when industrial equipment at a...

News

Report: Pilot error cause of deadly military plane crash

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The cause of a military plane crash that left nine people dead outside Savannah, Georgia, was pilot error,...

News

The Latest: Florida counties begin recounting ballots

TALLALHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the recounts in Florida's U.S. Senate and governor elections (all times local):7:50...

News

The Latest: Macron recalls lessons from failed WWI peace

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on World War I armistice commemorations (all times local):11:30 p.m.French President Emmanuel Macron is...

Sports

Milton accounts for 3 TDs, No. 11 UCF beats Navy 35-24

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — No. 11 UCF is becoming predictable as the Knights pursue another undefeated season.The defending American...

News

New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree goes up

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree is in place and will soon be strung with 50,000 LED lights as one of New...

Sports

Franks quiets home crowd, Florida beats South Carolina 35-31

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Feleipe Franks placed his index finger across his lips after both touchdown runs, sending a message to...

Sports

Grier throws for 3 TDs, No. 7 West Virginia beats TCU 47-10

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Once No. 7 West Virginia's offense found a rhythm, the Mountaineers imposed their will on TCU.West...

Sports

Barnes, Delton lift K-State to sloppy 21-17 win over Kansas

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State's defense gave up big plays, its offense struggled to consistently move the ball and its...

Shifting Congress changes Oklahoma representatives' committee plans

News1 day ago

Earlier this year, veteran congressmen from Oklahoma began jockeying for position in hopes of chairing key congressional committees. Their plans have changed.

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Sports

BYU scores 35 straight, tops UMass 35-16

FOXBORO, Mass. (AP) — Zach Wilson threw two touchdown passes to Talon Shumway and Aleva Hifo ran for two and Brigham Young...

Sports

Holland has 3 TDs, undefeated Colgate breezes by Lehigh 48-6

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — James Holland rushed for 139 yards and three touchdowns and undefeated Colgate beat Lehigh 48-6 on...

Sports

Ohio State board to hear from ex-students alleging sex abuse

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University's trustees will hear directly from former students who say they were sexually...

News

Polish leaders to walk with nationalists on Independence Day

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish government and the organizers of a march put on by nationalist groups annually for the...

Sports

Copa Libertadores final postponed after heavy rain

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The first leg of the Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate on Saturday...

Sports

Kennesaw State claims another Big South title with 51-14 win

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Darnell Holland and Chandler Burks each ran for three touchdowns and Kennesaw State rolled past...

Health

Big studies give mixed news on fish oil, vitamin D

CHICAGO (AP) — Taking fish oil or vitamin D? Big studies give long-awaited answers on who does and does not benefit from these...

Sports

Horvath posts career highs, UMBC tops D-II Shenandoah 93-45

BALTIMORE (AP) — Brandon Horvath had 19 points and 11 rebounds — both career highs — for his first double-double as UMBC...

Sports

Saints place Bryant on injured reserve, promote Kirkwood

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Dez Bryant's season is over before it had even begun.The New Orleans Saints placed the newly acquired Bryant...

Sports

Moultrie gets 1st 100-yard game, Georgetown beats Bucknell

WASHINGTON (AP) — Herman Moultrie III rushed for 135 yards and made one touchdown catch, helping Georgetown beat Bucknell 14-3...

Crime

Ugandan pop star-politician performs 1st show since jailing

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Ugandan pop star and opposition politician Bobi Wine performed his first concert since he was charged...

Sports

Trump says 7 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has announced his first recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and they...

News
Video

Downtown Oklahoma City's Devon Ice Rink open for 8th season

Students from John Rex Middle School took advantage of the cold, winter-like weather on Friday to ice skate at the Devon Ice...

Business

Residents to move into West Village as construction continues

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer took questions from readers in Friday's OKC Central Live Chat with Congresswoman-elect Kendra...

Business

The Latest: Trump threatens to withhold federal payments

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local):1:30 a.m.President Donald Trump is threatening to...

Crime

Thin ice for new acting AG? Trump says 'I don't know' him

WASHINGTON (AP) — Matthew Whitaker's future at the helm of the Justice Department appeared uncertain at best Friday as...

Sports

At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California town

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — A fierce wildfire in Northern California incinerated most of a town of about 30,000 people with flames...

Sports

Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — A city reeling from the tragedy of a mass shooting was under a siege of a different sort Friday as...

Health

The Latest: Authorities search for bar shooting motive

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Southern California bar that left 13 dead, including the gunman...

News

Trump moves to limit asylum; new rules challenged in court

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump issued a proclamation Friday to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country...

Sports

Harvick on cheating: 'I just show up and drive the cars'

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kevin Harvick shrugged off a cheating scandal to show he's still a legitimate title contender by winning...

Three lingering questions after Bedlam

Sports2 days ago

Oklahoma State had a strong performance in the 48-47 Bedlam loss, but questions remain with only two games remaining in the season

Exclusively from The Oklahoman

Business

France seizes jet at takeoff after Ryanair doesn't pay bill

PARIS (AP) — Storms, strikes, computer failures — you can now add "your plane has been seized by the government" to the list of...

Sports

The Latest: Judge orders county to accept late ballots

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the race for governor in Georgia (all times local):8:15 p.m.A judge in Dougherty County has...

News

Settlement reached in tight Arizona Senate vote count

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Republicans who had alleged the state's two biggest counties were illegally counting some ballots...