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OSU, basketball communities offer condolences to Marcus Smart after mother's death

With a touching tribute posted to his Twitter account Monday night, Boston Celtic and former Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart...

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Oklahoma hospital tries GoFundMe to keep its doors open

Pauls Valley Regional Medical Center should stay open Tuesday, its CEO said, but it’s far from clear that the hospital can last...

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Tulsa Booker T. Washington's Dax Hill commits to Michigan

Tulsa Booker T. Washington five-star safety Dax Hill has made his decision. And he’s not remaining in state to follow his...

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Winning the fair’s Food Row with better-for-you choices

If you’re watching what you eat for medical or dietary reasons, a trip to the state fair may cause some anxiety. But don’t...

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Art teacher named state's best educator

Becky Oglesby, 30, teaches prekindergarten through third grade at Ranchwood Elementary School, where she is known as the...

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'Game of Thrones' wins the Emmy Award for best drama series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 'Game of Thrones' wins the Emmy Award for best drama series.

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Kim agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The leaders of North and South Korea announced a wide range of agreements Wednesday which they...

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Four teens arrested, accused of school shooting threats

Four teens were arrested Monday afternoon, accused of threatening to kill the principal and shoot up the school. Sergio...

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Russian election officials cast doubt on gubernatorial vote

MOSCOW (AP) — Election officials have moved closer to canceling the results of Sunday's gubernatorial elections in Russia's Far...

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OKC man arrested, accused of kidnapping and robbing men met through dating app

A 31-year-old man was arrested Sunday after police said he was involved in kidnapping and robbing several men by luring them...

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Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI probe before she testifies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme...

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Two people died Tuesday night in separate traffic accidents on N Council Road in northwest Oklahoma City

Two people died Tuesday night in separate N Council Road traffic accidents.

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OU reports three cases of mumps in students

Dr. Craig Rice, chief of medical staff at OU’s Goddard Health Center, said three students with mumps are “close acquaintances,”...

Q&A with Terry L. Watt: Oklahoma law requires employees to turn over passwords to employers

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Q&A with Terry L. Watt: Oklahoma law requires employees to turn over passwords to employers

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Berry Tramel: LSU should be ranked No. 1

Victory over Auburn puts LSU atop the heap in college football.

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Horse show combines American West with classical dressage

The Western Dressage Association of America is hosting its sixth annual Western Dressage World Championship Show from Sept....

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Trump rolls back pollution rules for drilling on US lands

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday rolled back an Obama-era rule that forced energy companies to...

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Why meat-and-potatoes non-conference games in college football may be giving way to cupcakes

OU and OSU are giving college football fans in our state a treat with a run of fabulous non-conference games. But with the...

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Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is flexing his executive power to declassify secret documents in the Russia...

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Six generations gather in OKC

LaVada Huston, who will be 97 in November, gathered with her family recently in OKC and posed for a six-generation photo.

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OKC City Manager Jim Couch's retirement coincides with start of new era

The announcement by Jim Couch on Monday that he is set to retire doesn't just mark the end of a record stint as city manager,...

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Woman Rides Bicycle To 183.9 MPH — A New World Record

The fastest human to ride a bicycle over open ground is named Denise Mueller-Korenek, who rode a custom bike at an average of...

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Cleveland County training focuses on emotions, attitudes

The Cleveland County sheriff’s office is going back to school this month as everyone from Sheriff Todd Gibson to other staff...

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Heritage Hills home tour set for Oct. 13-14

Heritage Hills home tour set for Oct. 13-14.

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A green beer that looks like algae? It's all for clean water

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — There are spicy beers and even peanut butter beers, made to stand out on crowded shelves. Then there's a...

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DeVos' dramatic confirmation hearing inspires drama on stage

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guns in schools to protect students from grizzly bears? Betsy DeVos endured yet another rocky Senate...

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Cleveland pitcher hoping to return in postseason

Trevor Bauer is 12-6 with a 2.22 ERA in 25 starts. He has been sidelined since he was struck on the lower leg by a line drive...

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Myriad Gardens merry-go-round is ready for customers

It was sunset and, even with Shakespeare at the Park performing at the water stage, Myriad Gardens was fairly quiet with just a...

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Oklahoma firefighter crews aid in Hurricane Florence relief effort

A crew of two dozen Oklahomans arrived in North Carolina early Sunday to help with rescues following Hurricane Florence.

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Nine being assisted through 'commutation campaign' advance to stage two

Thirty-two individuals who are being assisted through a "commutation campaign" led by Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform...

Executive Q&A with Timothy Pehrson: Integris Health welcomes new president, chief

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Former Oklahoma senator sentenced to prison for child sex trafficking

Former state Sen. Ralph Shortey was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for child sex trafficking.

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UCO center to host open house

The University of Central Oklahoma’s Center for Active Living and Learning, a facility dedicated to health and fitness for...

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Man on motorized wheelchair killed early Tuesday in southeast Oklahoma City

A man using a motorized wheelchair in southeast Oklahoma City early Tuesday was struck by a vehicle and killed.

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Police: Woman critical after car stops on her head outside San Antonio Walmart (graphic)

A woman is in critical condition after a car came to a stop on top of her Monday night in a North Side parking lot.

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Texas high school guard commits to Cowboys

Four-star guard Avery Anderson announced his commitment to OSU with a video posted to his Twitter account Tuesday morning.

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People focus part of Innovation District effort in Oklahoma City

The proposed “innovation district” encompasses an area alternately known as the Oklahoma Health Center, OU Medical Center and...

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Local legend touched many lives

Industry giant Jim Vallion's passage comes on the heels of losing Tad Blood, Chad Sparks and Elmer Kemp. The Oklahoman's Food...

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OSU safety Jarrick Bernard making impact as freshman

Being a freshman hasn’t kept Oklahoma State safety Jarrick Bernard from making an impact. In the victory against the Broncos,...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for Sept. 19, 2018

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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The best wins and worst losses of the nonconference season

A close win or bad loss against a quality cross-conference opponent early in the season could be the difference between No. 4...

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'My life depends on him getting caught:' Shooting survivor lives in fear

A Washington woman remains in fear because the suspect in her shooting is still on the loose.

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OSU football journal: Tracin Wallace needs knee surgery

OSU redshirt freshman receiver Tracin Wallace suffered his third major knee injury in the last four years

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Reality TV surgeon accused of sexual assault, preying on drugged women

Grant William Robicheaux and Cerissa Laura Riley are charged in connection with two sexual assaults. Prosecutors believe there...

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FedEx Cup to offer $15 million to winner next year

The bottom line is that PGA Tour members are playing for even more money.

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Carrie Underwood's 'Today' show performance canceled due to Hurricane Florence coverage

Checotah native Carrie Underwood’s “Today Summer Concert Series” performance planned for today was been canceled due to NBC’s...

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'Silly old bear': New exhibition celebrates Winnie-the-Pooh

BOSTON (AP) — When people care too much, Winnie-the-Pooh argues it's just love.That bit of time-tested wisdom is as relevant...

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Person killed early Wednesday in crash involving bus in McClain County

Crash Wednesday in McClain County leaves one dead.

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Hot, windy day Wednesday in OKC, rain moving into state Friday through Sunday

A hot day is ahead Wednesday in OKC. Then chances for rain increase Friday through Sunday in central Oklahoma.

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Pan-handling principles

America's Test Kitchen teaches you how to get the most flavor out of your paneed chicken with a recipe that includes...

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Don't be sheepish about using lamb instead of beef for stew

Katie Workman uses her Instant Pot to transport the family's taste buds to the Mediterranean with a fast, delicious lamb stew.

Healthy Schools Oklahoma seeks to improve results in classroom

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"We have a lot of teachers that will schedule a lab session and then go take their spelling tests," said Dana Chambers, ABL coordinator for Healthy Schools Oklahoma. "So not only are the kids in there moving and have their brain nice and worked up...

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Canned chicken ain't what it used to be

Elizabeth Karmel guides you to chicken nirvana by way of flame and beer can.

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State briefs for Sept. 19

State briefs for Sept. 19

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Refrain from the main grain

America's Test Kitchen shares a recipe for classic farrotto, which is similar to risotto accepting the use of farro for Arborio...

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Put Asian spin on classic Baja fish taco

One of the best things about tacos — and a reason I suspect they have become as beloved in America as pizza — is that they are...

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A chocolate-lover's dream

I suspect you've never eaten a brownie and thought, "Hmm, there's too much chocolate in here." That's the point of a brownie,...

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A course of action

Area golfers turned out recently at Oak Tree Country Club in Edmond to raise funds for military families in need.

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5-ingredient steak recipe that's seasoned just right

A total of five pantry ingredients and a preparation I've never tried before had me hooked before I finished flipping through a...

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Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunion listings

Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunion listings

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Man accused of using dating app to kidnap, rob men

A 31-year-old man was arrested Sunday after police said he was involved in kidnapping and robbing several men by luring them...

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Oklahoma continues to rank high in rate of women killed by men, study shows

After showing improvement last year, Oklahoma's rate of women killed by men took a turn in the wrong direction, according to a...

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Taxes, oil supply crunches were on the minds of readers in this month's energy chat.

In the September energy chat, readers asked about when Oklahoma will start to see financial fruit from an increased gross...

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Oklahoma City Catholic Archdiocese surpasses fundraising goal for Rother shrine

Archbishop Paul S. Coakley announced on Tuesday that the “One Church, Many Disciples” capital campaign has surpassed its $65...

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Second annual Pony Hop Race for Charity to benefit disabled jockeys, large animal first-responders

The second annual Pony Hop Race for Charity will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Heritage Place, 2829 S MacArthur Blvd.

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Pile on the pound(cakes)

America's Test Kitchen has a bright, tangy addition to your grandmother's pound cake and shows you how to make it from...

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Q: Fish and sausage? A: Yes.

America's Test Kitchen reaches into Spanish cuisine for inspiration to a simple one-pot meal for family.

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Dad turns kid's food rejects into new favorites

Like almost all young children, my 5-year-old son has certain, shall we say, strong preferences about what he eats. Zephyr...

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Rural Sourcing aims to compete against world from Bricktown

Rural Sourcing, a software development company, is set to start hiring for its proposed new location in Bricktown later this...

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Fatty Dipping encouraged

Melba Lovelace shares recipes, insights and inspiration in her weekly swap shop.

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Cooking classes for Sept. 19

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The sweet secret of spiced-pear muffins

Lately I've been playing around with date sugar in my kitchen, and I've become increasingly sold on it as an alternative...

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Slow-cooked flavors in an instant!

America's Test Kitchen walks you through how to get the best tortilla soup out of your multicooker.

OSU football: M.K. Taylor, Patrick Cashmore rejuvenating special teams play

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Oklahoma State's new special teams coaches are putting the Cowboys in position to succeed, as seen Saturday against Boise State

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Oklahoma senators say 'serious' allegations against Kavanaugh should be heard

“Dr. Ford has a right to be heard, and Judge Kavanaugh has a right to see and defend himself regarding the evidence presented...

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Pauls Valley hospital to keep going, for now, on donations

Frank Avignone, Pauls Valley hospital’s CEO, said it raised enough through donations to make payroll this week. Most of the...

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Open Flame's 'Lilith Fare' was rated XX

Oklahoma City's top female chefs gathered at American Propane's Cabana for an Open Flame event for the ages. Food Editor Dave...

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Trade Talk: Trustworthy leaders spawn the best workers, OK Ethics keynoter preaches

Trade Talk: Trustworthy leaders spawn the best workers, OK Ethics keynoter preaches

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College named in recognition of multimillion gift

The Hudson College of Public Health at the University of Oklahoma now bears the name of Leslie and Cliff Hudson in recognition...

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Germany, EU call on Albania to continue reform progress

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Germany's foreign minister has called on Albania to work hard on its reforms so as to convince all...

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Air pollution linked to much greater risk of dementia

Air pollution may increase the chance of developing dementia, a study has suggested, in fresh evidence that the health of...

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Malaysia anti-graft agency arrests former leader Najib Razak

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's anti-graft agency said it arrested former Prime Minister Najib Razak on Wednesday over...

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UK lawmakers: "Wild West" cryptocurrencies need regulation

LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers are urging regulation for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in a report that describes the...

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EU: Luxembourg did not give selective tax deal to McDonald's

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union has ruled that Luxembourg did not give the U.S. fast food giant McDonald's a special sweet...

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Canadian crabs with bad attitude threaten coastal ecosystem

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Canadians are known as friendly folks, but these crabby brutes migrating from Canadian waters are...

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'Up in the air': If displaced by storm, where to call home?

BENNETTSVILLE, S.C. (AP) — As the pounding rains from Hurricane Florence finally ended, Lutrice Garcia left the shelter where...

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North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With Wilmington still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and people...

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Judge returns for Yanks, Betts sits for Red Sox after delay

NEW YORK (AP) — Afternoon showers in the Bronx were just what Aaron Judge needed to get back into the New York Yankees'...

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Thunder journal: Westbrooks expecting twins

The Westbrook house is about to go from three to five. In a Thunder-produced video posted Tuesday on YouTube entitled "The...

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Love to return for Oregon game

The Cardinal will be counting on Bryce Love in the tough environment of Autzen Stadium against a defense that has allowed...

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High school notebook: Five-star safety Dax Hill commits to Michigan

Tulsa Washington five-star safety Dax Hill has made his decision. And he's not remaining in state to follow his brother's...

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Elton Brand to become GM of Sixers

A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Elton Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan...

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Vikings cut kicker, sign Dan Bailey

Dan Bailey has made 186 of 211 field-goal attempts, an accuracy greater than 88 percent that trails only Baltimore's Justin...

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Burning questions for Sam Presti's media availability

Thunder general manager Sam Presti will have his preseason media availability on Thursday. Here are some burning questions...

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OU football: Linebackers coach Tim Kish draws on experience to prepare Sooners for Army

NORMAN — This week, Oklahoma linebackers coach Tim Kish got up and gave the entire Sooners team the scouting report on Army. He...

Dream lab becomes reality

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Engineering majors at Oklahoma State University are applying concepts learned in the classroom and exploring their own ideas in the newest building on campus. Endeavor is four stories of laboratories and state-of-the-art technology that invite...

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‘Saturday Night Live’ taps Adam Driver, Kanye West for season premiere

The show’s 44th season will kick off later this month.

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Eminem's 'Killshot' scores highest 24-hour YouTube debut for a hip-hop video

Eminem also notches the third-highest overall YouTube debut for a music video.

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Red Blaik's son worked for Wilkinson

Red Blaik's son was expelled from West Point, but eight years later, he was hired on to Bud Wilkinson's Sooner staff

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Bethel's Matthew Melter raised to be a leader

BETHEL — The talk around the Bethel football program is about having grit. Ever since coach Joey Ginn took over the program two...

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Anti-doping exec among many against Russia reinstatement

Dozens of athletes, a key whistleblower and even a leader within the World Anti-Doping Agency's own ranks slammed that...

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The Latest: Mattis says plane downing won't affect IS fight

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on a Russian military aircraft shot down over the Mediterranean Sea and other issues related to Syria...

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Slaying of star golfer from Spain shocks Iowa college town

AMES, Iowa (AP) — A star collegiate golfer from Spain was attacked and killed by a homeless stranger while she was playing a...

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Slaying of star Iowa State golfer shocks Ames

A star collegiate golfer from Spain was attacked and killed by a homeless stranger while she was playing a round alone near her...

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Oklahoma game wardens uproot marijuana plants at illegal grow site

Three Oklahoma game wardens were tasked with uprooting a patch of marijuana inside a wildlife management area in eastern Oklahoma.

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Senate backs bill to avert shutdown, boost military spending

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday approved a wide-ranging, $854 billion bill that funds the military and a host of...

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Heating ducts hiding asbestos?

Heating ducts hiding asbestos?

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Paul Bianchina, Crawlspace vapor barrier is important protection for your home

Paul Bianchina: Crawlspace vapor barrier is important protection for your home.

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Jim Knowles grades OSU defense above average

The OSU defense had seven sacks and allowed 1.1 yards per rush to Boise State

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Thunder Buddies podcast: The big questions entering Thunder training camp

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' highly-acclaimed comedy 'Ted,' but...

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Markets Right Now: Markets shrug off trade and end higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Investors shrugged off the latest...

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Paving its future: Ferrari unveils wide-ranging new plans

MARANELLO, Italy (AP) — Ferrari is paving its way to future growth with a look to its roots.The company's new CEO, Louis...

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OSU lands linebacker Kamryn Farrar in 2019 class

OSU got a commitment from its second linebacker and 10th defensive player in the 2019 class when Dallas Skyline's Kamryn Farrar...

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White House sets 'new direction' in biodefense strategy

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Tuesday released a new biodefense strategy that it said takes a more...

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Hydraulic fluid spill causes traffic tie-up Tuesday in northwest Oklahoma City

Northbound traffic on N MacArthur Boulevard is shut down Tuesday due to a hydraulic fluid spill.

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Palestinians say 2 killed by Israeli fire along Gaza border

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza's Health Ministry says two Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire at a protest near a...

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UK: Couple's illness in poisoned-spy city is not suspicious

LONDON (AP) — Police say the case of a couple who fell sick at a restaurant near where a Russian ex-spy and his daughter were...

Three Oklahoma women underwent lobotomies. What happened to them?

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More than 60 years ago, doctors in Oklahoma City tried out what they thought could be a new standard of care for patients who were nearing death from uncontrolled diarrhea. They drilled holes in their heads and used an ice pick to cut into their...

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Arkansas governor's nephew pleads not guilty to charges

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas lawmaker whose uncle is the state's governor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal...

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The Latest: Lawsuit filed over natural gas explosions

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on natural gas explosions in Massachusetts (all times local):2:25 p.m.A class action lawsuit has been...

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Justin Thomas to get a taste of a different cup

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Thomas is one of three Americans who will make his Ryder Cup debut, even though he doesn't seem like a...

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Blake Shelton reveals details for Thursday's free pop-show at Billy Bob's Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas – Oklahoma country music star Blake Shelton, who has performed at Billy Bob’s Texas numerous times since his...

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Watch: Skating Polly releases relatable 'Free Will at Ease' video, continues European tour

As previously reported, the sibling bandmates -- Kelli Mayo, 18, Peyton Bighorse, 21, and Kurtis Mayo, 21 – dropped their new...

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Why we love fair food so much

Vendors at the Oklahoma State Fair sure know what entices fairgoers’ tongues. What is it that makes us start salivating at the...

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Planning for senior living is vital

How to pay for senior living can seem like an impossible dilemma, even for those who planned. However, for the countless...

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Leaders ease tension over Russian deaths

The leaders of Russia and Israel have sought to defuse tension after a Russian plane was shot down by Syrian forces amid an...

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Oklahoma author S.E. Hinton and 'The Outsiders' to be featured on tonight's episode of PBS' 'The Great American Read'

Tulsa author S.E. Hinton and her seminal coming-of-age novel "The Outsiders" will be featured on tonight's installment of the...

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Class of 2019 guard Avery Anderson commits to OSU

Four-star guard Avery Anderson announced his commitment to OSU with a video posted to his Twitter account Tuesday morning....

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Estes Park to host FCA reunion

Heroes of FCA reunion has Chuck Bowman excited.

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IDs released for officer and slain man after deadly struggle

TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Maryland are identifying a slain man and the officer who shot him during a struggle...

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The Latest: Van Dyke's partner testifies at murder trial

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Chicago police officer charge with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan...

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Man accused of rubbing produce on his butt at grocery store

A man was arrested at a Northern Virginia grocery store after allegedly dropping his pants and rubbing produce on his...

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Tesla stock drops after on report company faces US criminal probe over Musk's take-private Tweet

Tesla shares dropped more than 2 percent after Bloomberg News reported that the company is facing a criminal probe over...

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New school may expand son's horizons

New school may expand son's horizons

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For the second consecutive week, OU quarterback Kyler Murray earned a national player of the week honor

For the second consecutive week, OU quarterback Kyler Murray earned a national player of the week honor

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Oklahoma rocker JD McPherson to release first Christmas album, 'Socks,' plus holiday tour including OKC show

Oklahoma rocker JD McPherson’s debut Christmas album, "Socks," will be released Nov. 2 on New West Records and is now available...

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More than half of violent crimes in the U.S. never reported to police

October has been recognized for years as National Crime Prevention Month, but statistics from the Department of Justice show...

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Thai police show off seizures of meth, heroin, marijuana

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police on Tuesday announced three large seizures of illegal drugs, including 10 million methamphetamine...

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Check out the first trailer and poster for the long-awaited 'Captain Marvel'

The highly anticipated first trailer and poster for the long-awaited "Captain Marvel" movie debuted today, and you could...

How OSU overcame a rough first quarter to lasso Boise State

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Over the final three quarters of their 44-21 victory over the No. 17 Broncos, Taylor Cornelius and the Cowboys shook whatever spirits might’ve been targeting them in the opening 15 minutes. OSU posted only 15 yards of offense in the first quarter...

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Airman found dead Monday at Altus Air Force Base

An airman was found dead Monday in a home at Altus Air Force Base, base authorities reported.

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Yummie's new tank delivers extra shaping power

Yummie has introduced a new powerful and versatile shaping tank

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Sloan Foundation programmer to receive honorary book award

NEW YORK (AP) — If you're a fan of "Hidden Figures" and Margot Lee Shetterly's story of three black female mathematicians'...

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Kashima ends China interest in Asian Champs League quarters

Kashima Antlers cruised into their first Asian Champions League semifinals and ended Chinese participation by ousting Tianjin...

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The Latest: Greece to move 2,000 people out of migrant camp

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local):4:50 p.m.Greece's government...

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USDA looking into why camel bucked at circus, hurting 7

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal agency is looking into an accident involving a startled camel that began bucking while a woman and...

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S. Carolina gov spots men on flooded road, summons rescue

CHERAW, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster's flight over soggy parts of the state Monday turned from an observation...

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Recap: Energy Chat with Adam Wilmoth and Jack Money

Review a transcript of September's Energy Chat.

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Inspirational film 'Saving Faith,' featuring Vince Gill and Amy Grant, out today on DVD

Including music by Donny Richmond and Sunday Drive and appearances by Oklahoma native Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Sept. 18, 2018: Hear JJ Grey & Mofro at the Tower Theatre

A Southern renaissance man, JJ Grey’s charismatic live performances, combined with the incredible musicianship of Mofro, have...

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Steve McQueen to create portrait of London schoolchildren

LONDON (AP) — Academy Award-winning director Steve McQueen is planning an ambitious project to take a portrait of every...

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Morning Bell: Former Norman supt joins OSSBA

Former Norman Public Schools superintendent Joe Siano is joining the Oklahoma State School Boards Association as associate...

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The Morning Brew: An Oklahoma hospital's unusual fundraiser

Pauls Valley hospital tries to keep its doors open through GoFundMe website.

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Hot weather is ahead Tuesday in Oklahoma City, high near 90

A hot day Tuesday is ahead in Oklahoma City with a high temperature near 90 degrees. Rain is in the forecast for Friday and...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options.

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Oklahoma health notes for Sept. 18

Oklahoma health notes for Sept. 18

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Financial literacy teacher is example of what Oklahoma needs

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how Drew Rhodes, senior government teacher at U.S. Grant High School in Oklahoma City, is...

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Programs benefit families shopping farmers markets

Oklahoma has 40 farmers markets accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Senior Farmers Market benefits...

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Clara Luper. Katherine Johnson. Ida B. Wells. Jocelyn Bell Burnell. Each woman pursued radical changes in society or groundbreaking science that contributed...

Michelle Millben shared stories of some remarkable women in a rousing address at the first OK-WISE conference at the Embassy...

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Edmond Quilt Guild to hear speaker on 'Scrappy Applique'

The Edmond Quilt Guild's September speaker will provide an interactive program and trunk show on 'Scrappy Applique' beginning...

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OU dance panel to discuss Maya Angelou's poem 'Still I Rise'

The University of Oklahoma School of Dance is commemorating the 40th anniversary of Maya Angelou’s poem, “Still I Rise,” with a...

OU football: Austin Seibert was Sooners' ace in the hole at Iowa State

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On a day when Kyler Murray turned in his best game as the Sooners’ starter and Marquise Brown had yet another monster first half, Seibert might’ve been OU’s most valuable player at Jack Trice Stadium.

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Much of the world’s population suffers from this curable disease

As many as 2.5 billion people suffer from this untreated yet correctable condition, about 80 percent of them living in...

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Technology news briefs

Machines to handle most tasks by 2025 GENEVA — More than half of all workplace tasks will be carried out by machines by 2025,...

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Jim Couch, OKC's longest city manager, to retire in January

Jim Couch will retire in January after 18 years as city manager of Oklahoma City, saying Monday the time is right to open...

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Q&A on restrictive covenant agreements with Brandon D. Kemp, associate attorney, Ogletree Deakins

Q&A on restrictive covenant agreements with Brandon D. Kemp, associate attorney, Ogletree Deakins

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Noble Research Institute plans two events in Ardmore

ARDMORE — The Noble Research Institute will host two Oct. 4 events. The first, a session about ways to control feral hogs, is...

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Do kids get migraines?

Q: My 9-year-old son was in bed with a headache and vomiting. Our doctor thinks he might have had a migraine. Is that possible?...

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Saying goodbye to a friend

A friend of mine, a former colleague probably 20 or 25 years older than me, died recently. You may remember his name and his...

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State briefs for Sept. 18

ENID Mayor receives state honor Enid Mayor Bill Shewey was presented the 2018 Oklahoma Mayor of the Year Award for communities...

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Which flu shot is right for you?

Dear Savvy Senior, I've been reading that there are a bunch of different flu vaccines for seniors this flu season. Which flu...

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Don’t act as if nothing happened

People will let you know if they want to talk about a handicap ― or not, but whether permanent or temporary, do not act as if...

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Children of sperm donors find their half siblings and demand change

BOSTON — Kianni Arroyo clasps 8-year-old Sophia's hands tightly as they spin around, giggling like mad. It's late afternoon,...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Health

There's a cancer research revolution in progress

Many of the cancer researchers and oncologists we know agree that we are presently in the midst of a revolution into our...

Business

Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for Sept. 18, 2018

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Kim Jong Un reportedly tells visiting South Korean leader that summit with Trump stabilized regional political situation

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un reportedly tells visiting South Korean leader that summit with Trump stabilized...

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Storm Florence death toll climbs to 31

As flooding continues to inundate North Carolina, the death toll from Florence has risen to at least 31, with 24 deaths...

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McDonald's workers walk out in 10 US cities over 'sexual harassment epidemic'

Last summer Tanya Harrell was working in McDonald’s in Gretna, Louisiana, when she says a co-worker started making unwanted...

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3 homeless men in critical condition after bat attack, LAPD hunts for suspect

Authorities in Los Angeles are searching for the suspect who brutally attacked three homeless men with a baseball bat while...

Life

Photos and video: Tulsa native Bill Hader wins Primetime Emmy for his HBO comedy series 'Barry'

Tulsa native Bill Hader won the trophy for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series at the tonight's 70th Annual Primetime...

Sports

Mack, Amukamara lead Bears over Seahawks 24-17

Khalil Mack had one of six sacks against Russell Wilson, Prince Amukamara returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown and...

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Q&A: Retiring city manager Jim Couch on getting the NBA to OKC, negotiating and meeting David Stern

Jim Couch is Oklahoma City's longest-serving city manager. During his tenure which started in 2000, he helped pull off what was...

Clinton moving in right direction, earns program win No. 800

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When John Higbee took over as Clinton head coach last year after the proud Red Tornadoes missed the playoffs for the first time in 28 years, he said one of his first goals was to find a senior group of players that he could count on.

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The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh (all times local):8:15 p.m.The Justice...

Sports

MLB Notebook: Judge, Chapman work out, could return this week

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge had 11 at-bats in a simulated game and New York closer Aroldis Chapman threw 22 pitches, perhaps...

Crime

Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans on Monday abruptly called Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sexual assault decades...

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Kitten named 'Survivor' rescued with owner from Hurricane Florence

He’s the littlest Survivor of Hurricane Florence.

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Rapper Meek Mill supports Colin Kaepernick in new song

Philadelphia rap star Meek Mill supports former 49er Colin Kaepernick in yet to be released song

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The advice Rihanna has for her younger self is something we all can use

Life gets hectic, but Rihanna's got perfect advice for slowing things down.

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Amazon investigates employees leaking data for bribes

Amazon.com is investigating suspected data leaks and bribes of its employees as it fights to root out fake reviews and other...

Sports

Morning Roundup: Wade to return for final NBA season

Retirement can wait at least one more year for Dwyane Wade.

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Coca-cola 'closely watching' market for cannabis-infused drinks

Coca-Cola says it's "closely watching" the growth of the use of a non-psychoactive element of cannabis in wellness drinks.

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Oklahoma Scene: OKC Blue acquires rights to K.J. McDaniels

The Oklahoma City Blue announced it retained the returning player rights of K.J. McDaniels from the Grant Rapids Drive on...

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OU football: Creed Humphrey takes starting center job

It took three games, but Oklahoma's center competition has been resolved.

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TCU up next for rejuvenated Longhorns

Texas handles adversity well against Southern Cal after wilting against Maryland

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Vikings cut Carlson after 3 missed FGs, target Bailey

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer confirmed that free agent Dan Bailey was making his way to Minnesota for a physical exam.

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Defending Army's option: 'Do your job and you'll be fine'

NORMAN — According to former Oklahoma star safety Roy Williams, there's no magic to defending the triple option. “Do your job,...

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College Football Notebook: Meyer starts toward repairing scandal damage

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says he has sent letters and had conversations families of players as a key step toward containing...

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NFL Notebook: Browns trade Josh Gordon to Patriots

The Browns have traded problematic wide receiver Josh Gordon to the New England Patriots for a fifth-round draft pick.

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3.2 percent beer in short supply

Starting Oct. 1, grocery and convenience stores will be able to sell strong beer.

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Bengals try to extend early surge without Mixon

Former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon had debris removed from his right knee over the weekend and is expected to be sidelined...

Business

Deep Deuce restaurant Urban Johnnie closes its doors

Downtown sports bar and restaurant, Urban Johnnie, closed Monday. The restaurant at 121 NE 2 in Deep Deuce announced its...

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OKC Dodgers announce 2019 schedule

Oklahoma City won its third division title in four seasons since becoming the Dodgers, and 2019 is already in the...

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Eight touchdown just the beginning for El Reno's Dorian Plumley

EL RENO — Dorian Plumley had no clue what his final numbers were following El Reno's victory Friday against rival Chickasha. He...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley jealous of North Texas punt return

North Texas pulled off the play of the season Saturday against Arkansas, a play that made Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley jealous,...

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High school notebook: Coalgate survives Antlers in six-overtime thriller

Coalgate and Antlers went back and forth in six overtimes Friday night.

Business

Saudi fund pumps $1B into Silicon Valley electric car maker

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund invested more than $1 billion Monday in a Silicon...