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Oklahoma routs TCU 52-27 as Kennedy Brooks runs for 168 yards

With one of the nation’s best quarterbacks and perhaps the best receiving tandem in Oklahoma’s storied history, Lincoln Riley...

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OU football: Sooners flagged for Dragon Ball Z celebration

Things got weird after Oklahoma's opening touchdown against TCU on Saturday.

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Accused Tulsa County judge denies ever paying for sex

District Judge James Caputo came under investigation after a witness in a racketeering case identified him as a patron of an...

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TCU just what the doctor ordered for OU

The Sooners' psyche is in tatters, but could that change after a game in Fort Worth?

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Former Tulsa dentist sentenced for the murder of his mistress' 19-month-old son

The mother of a 19-month-old boy murdered in 2016 called the man convicted of the crime the most dangerous type of monster. "He...

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Riley, Patterson square off in rare matchup of play callers

Maybe Gary Patterson could’ve prevented the headache he’ll have to deal with Saturday, when No. 9 Oklahoma travels to face...

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Steve Russell, facing criticism over oil ties, says industry's bad reputation 'totally undeserved'

"Don’t duck your head or feel bad as critics and naysayers are poking you in the chest and telling you what you do is bad....

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Maddie & Tae release new song 'Die from a Broken Heart,' performing Monday on 'Today'

Oklahoma-Texas country duo Maddie & Tae will perform their snazzy new lead single “Friends Don’t” live on the "Today" show...

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Oklahoma vs. TCU: 3 players to watch, 2 big questions, 1 wild prediction

No. 9 Oklahoma kicks off against TCU at 11 a.m. Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Community can help prevent animal cruelty

OKC Animal Welfare superintendent says the community shares the responsibility for preventing and reporting animal cruelty.

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Have a plan for slips and falls

Planning ahead and exercise can help seniors reduce the risk of falling.

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Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban and more to perform on 2018 CMA Awards

Checotah native Carrie Underwood and fellow CMA Awards nominees Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Dan + Shay, Old...

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Westbrook's Thunder return close, but not in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Russell Westbrook looks ready. It's not about looks when it comes to injury. On the court that bears his name on...

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Boone Pickens Stadium beer sales lining up with OSU’s expectations

A staff-wide level of preparation has seemed to pay off for the Oklahoma State athletic department after it has embarked on...

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Acclaimed Oklahoma-made film 'Wildlife' gets OKC, Tulsa release date

Oklahomans will have the opportunity to see “Wildlife” in local theaters beginning Nov. 9.

All creatures, great and small

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On the walls of the Oklahoma History Center, actor Tom Mix poses with his steed Tony “The Wonder Horse,” a group of sailors on the USS Oklahoma battleship buoyantly crowds around their doggy mascot, and a Boy Scout carefully uses an eye dropper...

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Thunder inconsistencies pop up again in 108-92 loss to Clippers

LOS ANGELES — The Clippers crowd isn't the most rowdy, so when someone does chime in it rings loudly throughout the Staples...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 19, 2018: Check out 'Stranger Science' at an adults-only night at Science Museum Oklahoma

Christmas lights, waffles and the supernatural will take center stage at Science Museum Oklahoma, 2020 Remington Place, during...

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Edmond girls' group raises funds for animal aid

The Fourth Grade Little Flowers Girls' Club at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School recently raised funds to help animals...

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Thunder journal: Thunder starts sluggish in L.A.

LOS ANGELES — Paul George lost track of his assignment for a split second and Tobias Harris was behind him for a layup. George...

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Woman tied to Russian 'troll farm' charged in first federal case alleging foreign interference in 2018 midterm elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — Woman tied to Russian 'troll farm' charged in first federal case alleging foreign interference in 2018...

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Marni Jameson, Trouble finding a contractor? Join the club

Marni Jameson: Trouble finding a contractor? Join the club.

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Catholic Charities of Oklahoma City leader wins national award for suicide prevention program

Monica Palmer, senior director of clinical services for Catholic Charities of Oklahoma City, recently received the Bishop...

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

The Oklahoman’s Erik Horne previews the Thunder against the Sacramento Kings

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'Covert warrant sweep' leads to 121 domestic violence arrests in Oklahoma County area

A weeklong "covert warrant sweep" for individuals accused of domestic violence in the Oklahoma County area resulted in 121...

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Playing your office lottery pool? Get it in writing or end up in court

"We’ve seen office pools go really well and heard of some that have gone badly."

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Hillary?

In recent months, some reporters who cover the Trump White House have received phone calls from the last person they would...

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Strange but True: Mattel’s Barbie began as a saucy German starlet

Did you know that Barbie had a secret former life as a “party girl”?

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'Bite the dog,' buy this book, learn PR

Gary Schneeberger long ago morphed into the best kind of public relations pro: one who worked in news first.

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Thunder journal: Schroder brings similarities to, differences from Westbrook

LOS ANGELES — Paul George was in the middle of a sentence when his media session was interrupted. Sort of. Dennis Schroder...

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Half of Oklahoma teen parents have another child within two years

Having another child so quickly increases the risk of health problems for both the mother and the baby, and makes it even more...

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Workshop to focus on freezer meal preparation

The Oklahoma County OSU Cooperative Extension Service is offering a 'Fall into Freezer Meals' workshop.

Renewable energy growth could brown out if transmission doesn't keep up.

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A report issued this month by the Wind Solar Alliance acknowledges companies craving to green their power portfolios are making progress. But the report also said the companies need to become involved in power transmission line planning and...

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Still work to be done on rules involving medical-marijuana physicians

If you would have told me a year ago that the first legal medical-marijuana sale would take place before the first strong beer...

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Gospel gift

With Christmas just a few months away, Prison Fellowship Angel Tree Oklahoma is seeking churches that wish to make a positive...

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Amazon takes OKC industrial south

Nearly 9 million square feet of industrial space has been built in Oklahoma City in the past five years, with another 1.3...

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Mega Millions lottery ticket sales at "fever pitch" in Oklahoma

The $1 billion Mega Millions lottery jackpot had some Oklahomans dreaming of travel and retirement. A state lottery official...

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Jobs are plentiful. Employees? Not so much.

Oklahoma set a new estimated all-time high for the number of jobs available within the state. The Sooner State's unemployment...

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Manafort to be sentenced in February; appears in wheelchair

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A judge has set a February sentencing date for Paul Manafort, who appeared in court Friday for a...

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2 Kansas water park workers acquitted of lying during investigation into death of 10-year-old boy killed on waterslide

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — 2 Kansas water park workers acquitted of lying during investigation into death of 10-year-old boy...

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Commercial real state transactions from The Oklahoman for Oct. 20, 2018

Commercial real state transactions from The Oklahoman for Oct. 20, 2018.

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US stocks wobble at the end of another shaky week of trading

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued to sell...

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Rung up: Comerica pizza spitter pleads guilty

Former food vendor Jaylon Kerley, 21, pleaded guilty to a felony count and a misdemeanor count for spitting on a pizza...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 20, 2018: Take part in a Celebration of Latino Culture at Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center

Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center, in partnership with the Oklahoma Latino Cultural Center, will present a Celebration of...

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Two people dead after Friday wreck in Grady County

Two people died Friday after a wreck along a Grady County highway, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

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Interview and video: Country duo Thompson Square grows family and sound ahead of Oklahoma show

Named “Masterpiece,” the new release and its title track from the husband-and-wife duo of Keifer and Shawna Thompson pays...

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High school football: No. 1 Heritage Hall rides Conner Carey past No. 4 Kingfisher

Senior running back Conner Carey rushed foe 291 yards and three TDs while catching another to lift No. 1 Heritage Hall to a...

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Foul frenzy hurts Thunder on West Coast trip

Paul George had to watch the final minute of the Thunder’s floundering fourth quarter Friday from the bench.

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PC West joins SWOSU Symphony Orchestra for concert

The Southwestern Oklahoma State University Symphony Orchestra will have a side-by-side concert with the Putnam City West High...

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Columnist Marni Jameson's guide helps downsizers decide what to save, what to let go

In "Downsizing the Family Home: A Workbook," columnist Marni Jameson is a friend walking with you as you "reflect, record and...

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US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales fell for the sixth straight month in September, a sign that housing has increasingly become a...

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Barry Stone, Old garage has no firewall

Barry Stone: Old garage has no firewall.

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Churchill-Brown adds 2 agents

Churchill-Brown adds 2 agents

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Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's garden enthusiasts

Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's garden enthusiasts.

Grant will allow Tulsa PD to test sexual assault kits, improve victim response

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A portion of the more than 7,000 unsubmitted rape kits that have been identified in Oklahoma through a statewide audit will be tested thanks to a $1.5 million federal grant awarded to the Tulsa Police Department.

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Cross Country runners to watch at the state meet

The state meet for Classes 4A, 3A and 2A run Saturday at Gordon Cooper Technology Center in Shawnee. Here are a few local...

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13 Things We Learned Hanging Out With Steve Perry

He’s gotten into spiritual matters, gets the same enjoyment from baseball that he used to get from music and almost didn’t let...

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Paul McCartney Announces Massive Reissues for Wings’ ‘Wild Life,’ ‘Red Rose Speedway’

Deluxe limited edition sets boast home recordings, alternate mixes, originally conceived ‘Red Rose Speedway’ double album,...

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Couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage.

Anniversaries for Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.

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Smashing pumpkins at the Oklahoma City Zoo

On Friday, there were no tricks, just treats for animals at the Oklahoma City Zoo as part of the annual Chomp and Stomp event.

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Trump: Saudi arrests in Khashoggi death a 'good first step'

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday called Saudi Arabia's announcement that suspects are in...

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FINAL: Clippers 108, Thunder 92

Follow live updates from the OKC Thunder game against the Clippers.

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2 arrested, Proud Boys probed after brawl outside GOP club

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of a far-right group said Friday he was arranging the surrender of members wanted by police in...

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Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Virginia Del. Lee Carter wants you to know that he is in the midst of his third divorce, can't hold a...

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Philadelphia songwriter wins $44M in suit over Usher song

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia songwriter who claims he was cut out of profits and credit from song that was recorded by...

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The Latest: UN calls on Mexico, US to respect migrants

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — The Latest on a caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States (all times...

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Man arrested for threats that closed Kentucky school system

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say they believe they saved lives by arresting a heavily armed man who allegedly...

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Return to sender: Postal union warns of fallout if US leaves

GENEVA (AP) — No international letters, no international packages: A top official with a 192-country postal union says that's...

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Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1B as drawing nears

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Mega Millions jackpot has soared to an estimated $1 billion, as the second-largest lottery prize in...

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Tulsa police not required to enforce park's gun ban

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa police won't be required to enforce a local riverfront park's firearm ban because of concerns that...

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Uruguay passes law granting rights to trans people

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguay's Congress has approved a law that guarantees rights to the South American country's...

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Iowa basketball coach admits to sexually exploiting 400 boys

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A prominent Iowa youth basketball coach faces potentially decades in prison after admitting to a...

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Venezuela's prosecutor rejects calls for independent probe

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's chief prosecutor said he is investigating police officers who failed to keep safe an...

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European, Asian leaders want free trade, push back at Trump

BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe and Asia presented a united front Friday in support of free trade based on international rules and...

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Man threatened to kill senators over Kavanaugh confirmation

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York man threatened to kill two U.S. senators for supporting Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S....

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Ex-spy chief says Brexit leaves UK vulnerable to attack

LONDON (AP) — Brexit could leave Britain more vulnerable to attacks like the nerve-agent poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in...

Stitt and Edmondson talk transportation at Oklahoma City forum

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Gubernatorial candidates Kevin Stitt and Drew Edmondson largely agreed on the need for infrastructure spending in Oklahoma during a forum Thursday.

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NFL giddy right now, must watch for storm clouds

NFL owners were almost giddy about the state of their game as they departed their fall meetings on Wednesday. So was...

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Searchers find nothing as hunt for missing girl continues

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a ground search has turned up nothing useful as investigators look for a 13-year-old...

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Pharmacist who wouldn't fill miscarriage drug is out

PETOSKEY, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan pharmacist accused of refusing to fill a prescription to help a woman complete a miscarriage...

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Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump praised a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling...

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China's growth slows as officials try to reassure investors

BEIJING (AP) — China reported economic growth sank to a post-global crisis low as finance officials launched a media blitz...

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Suspect says he didn't mean to kill Bulgarian journalist

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — A 21-year-old suspect in the rape and slaying of a Bulgarian television journalist said Friday that he...

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Man killed Friday in OKC strip club shooting

A man shot at an Oklahoma City strip club early Friday later died from his injuries.

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Pregnant Chicago postal worker missing; foul play suspected

CHICAGO (AP) — More than two weeks after a 27-year-old pregnant postal worker vanished after calling in sick for work, Chicago...

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GOP panel's foreign agent inquiry triggers harsh response

WASHINGTON (AP) — An environmental group has denounced a House oversight committee for suggesting the organization's efforts to...

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School cook who added kangaroo meat to chili loses job

POTTER, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska school cook who mixed kangaroo meat into chili he made for students has lost his job.Potter-Dix...

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Severe turbulence injures 15 on flight to Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine airline says fifteen passengers aboard a flight from Miami to Buenos Aires suffered...

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No. 10 UCF visits East Carolina, looks for 20th straight win

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — No. 10 UCF made it through its first close call of the season. The Knights figure to have an easier...

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Dozens of rescued beagles begin finding new homes

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Dozens of beagles rescued from a home in rural Pennsylvania are finding new owners and new homes.The...

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Pope accuser strikes back, blames gay priesthood for abuse

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican ambassador who accused Pope Francis of rehabilitating a disgraced ex-American cardinal is...

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Woman says man broke into her home, made eggs, bathed

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman says a man broke into her house and made himself breakfast, took a bath, and washed his...

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OKC man accused of making threats against The Oklahoman

An Oklahoma City man has been accused of making threats against The Oklahoman. Robert Cameron Brewer, 41, was arrested...

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OKC officials tackling top citizen complaint

Survey says OKC roads among worst in nation

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Italian markets hit by concerns over budget spat

MILAN (AP) — Italy's financial markets are shaken following the European Union's stinging rebuke of the new populist...

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Former general says UK-US military cooperation under threat

LONDON (AP) — The former commander of American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan warned Friday that the United States' military...

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Division still in sight, No. 23 Wisconsin hosts Illini next

A loss at the Big House left Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook and his teammates reassessing their goals.The playoff is now...

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Oklahoma City motel manager shot during armed robbery Wednesday

An Oklahoma City motel manager was shot during an armed robbery Wednesday night in northeast Oklahoma City.

Sooners need to help themselves

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OU came from further back in both 2015 and 2017 to make the College Football Playoff

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Ideas begin to emerge for Indian Cultural Center development

The old oil field east of downtown appears poised to become a showcase of Native American culture. Early ideas for development...

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Federal prosecutors open clergy abuse probe in Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal prosecutors have opened an investigation of child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests in...

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Texas police identify woman, child in doorbell video

SPRING, Texas (AP) — Authorities in Texas say a woman who left a toddler alone on a stranger's doorstep could face charges of...

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Attorney: Ex-USA Gymnastics head didn't know of indictment

DALLAS (AP) — Former USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny was arrested while in Tennessee on a family vacation, unaware a Texas...

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Interviews and images: Oklahoma History Center photo exhibit leads into OKC's The Animal Conference

The Oklahoma History Center is eliciting oohs and ahhs with its new exhibit “‘Where They Went’: A Photographic History of...

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2nd guilty plea about autistic relative held captive

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans-area man has admitted keeping an autistic relative captive in a tent, a shed and a cage...

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2 workers acquitted in Kansas boy's waterslide death

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two Kansas water park workers were acquitted Thursday of impeding an investigation into the 2016 death...

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Out of harm's way: Kids play kickball to escape violence

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — When Samantha Mitchell punches out of work at a medical clinic, her day is far from over: Kids are...

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Nature-themed resort will be built at Walt Disney World

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World says it's going to build a new nature-themed resort.The Florida-based theme...

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3rd preschool worker charged over giving melatonin to kids

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — Police have charged another Pennsylvania preschool worker after the school's owner was accused of putting...

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At least 240 animals rescued from 'deplorable' home

PENNSBURG, Pa. (AP) — At least 240 animals, including more than 100 snakes, several alligators, five tortoises, two skunks, at...

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Crimean city turns to mourning 20 victims of school attack

MOSCOW (AP) — While Crimean authorities searched for clues that might help explain why a teenager gunned down 20 people at his...

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Kobach lawyer seeks to delay release of video in Kansas case

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — An attorney for Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is seeking to delay the release of a video of Kobach...

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'I'll walk in my broken shoes': Mom, daughter flee Venezuela

PAMPLONA, Colombia (AP) — As night approached, Sandra Cadiz wrapped her shivering daughter in a blanket and prayed for a ride...

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Ole Miss donor's name being removed after racist comment

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A donor's name is being removed from the University of Mississippi journalism school nearly a month after...

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The Latest: Gibraltar 'not a problem' in Brexit discussions

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local):7:15 p.m.While the Irish border issue is...

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Woman charged in death of toddler found buried in park

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A toddler's caregiver was charged with murder in the suffocation death of the baby whose body was found...

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Police: Scammers conned man out of thousands

A 76-year-old man is out thousands of dollars after he was scammed by people impersonating law enforcement officers, police said.

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Putin: Russia 'ahead of competition' with latest weapons

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin hailed new missiles in Russia's military arsenals but emphasized Thursday that the...

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Son, daughter plead not guilty after death of their mother

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The son and daughter of a 77-year-old Louisiana woman found in deplorable conditions have pleaded not...

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Pop Warner implements concussion-awareness program for kids

Pop Warner, the country's largest youth football program, is implementing a concussion-awareness initiative aimed at educating...

Shortfall dooms OKC’s All Sports

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The city's athletic commission tasked with recruiting and assisting minor league sports officially called it quits Wednesday evening just hours after an email was sent to members with an urgent plea to contact the mayor and council members to win...

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Ex-head of juvenile detention sites faces child porn charges

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A former head of two Alaska juvenile detention facilities has been charged with possession of child...

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4-year-old boy shot, wounded in apparent case of road rage

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man and a woman have been arrested in the shooting of 4-year-old boy in an apparent road rage incident...

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US downgrades Jerusalem diplomatic mission to Palestinians

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Thursday downgraded the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by...

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Body of homeless person found near downtown, police say no signs of foul play

Police said there are no signs of foul play after a homeless person was found dead near downtown.

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UEFA bans Rubin Kazan for 1 year in financial fair play case

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA has banned Rubin Kazan from one season of European competition for breaking rules that monitor...

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The Latest: Putin: Iran pullout contingent on Syria security

MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russia President Vladimir Putin's comments (all times local):6:00 p.m.Russian President Vladimir...

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China orders evacuations after landslide blocks Tibet river

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese emergency services said Thursday that about 6,000 people were evacuated after a landslide in Tibet...

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2 'Love & Hip Hop' stars arrested in separate incidents

ATLANTA (AP) — Two stars of this past season of VH1's "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" have been arrested in separate incidents in...

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Correction: Fired Fire Chief-Atlanta story

ATLANTA (AP) — In a story Oct. 16 about a settlement reached between the city of Atlanta and its former fire chief, The...

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Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — If Republican Marsha Blackburn were to win in November, the congresswoman would become the first female...

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Rapper's motion for drug charge dismissal denied

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A judge in South Dakota has denied a motion to dismiss a drug charge against rapper Chief Keef.The...

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World stock markets mostly dip on Fed views on rates

BANGKOK (AP) — Stock markets mostly dipped on Thursday on the news that some policymakers at Federal Reserve think interest...

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China 'regrets' US leaving postal union amid trade dispute

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday criticized Washington's decision to leave the United Nations treaty that regulates...

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After Canada legalizes pot, industry eyes rest of the world

MONTREAL (AP) — Cam Battley is a top executive at one of Canada's biggest marijuana companies, but he isn't sticking around to...

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China's yuan sinks further after US currency report

BEIJING (AP) — China's politically sensitive yuan sank to a 22-month low against the dollar on Thursday after the U.S. Treasury...

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Man struck and killed by vehicle early Thursday in Macomb in Pottawatomie County

A man was struck and killed by a vehicle early Thursday in Macomb.

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More rain chances are ahead in central Oklahoma Thursday and Friday, the National Weather Service reported

Rain chances are ahead Thursday and Friday in central Oklahoma, then sunshine will return Saturday.

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Malaysia's former deputy PM detained for alleged graft

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia's anti-graft agency said Thursday it has detained former Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid...

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A mission of fun

Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School seniors recently completed their “Senior Service Project” by hosting a carnival for...

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Changes underway at major downtown properties

Some of the last views from the sculpture of the late James Cotter are of a rapidly changing skyline that includes the...

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Catch Heard on Hurd while you can

Citizens Bank of Edmond’s Heard on Hurd will have it’s final event of the 2018 season from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday.

Musical 'Masterpiece'

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Thompson Square's new album is the ultimate in art reflecting life and vice versa. Named “Masterpiece,” the new release and its title track from the husband-and-wife duo of Keifer and Shawna Thompson pays loving homage to their first child,...

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Club to hear 'History of Modern Quilting'

The Central Oklahoma Quilters Guild will meet Oct. 25 in the Clarence E. Page Building at Wiley Post Air Park, 5700 N Rockwell...

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Astronomy club to host moon viewing

The Oklahoma City Astronomy Club will host a free public moon viewing on Saturday to celebrate International Observe the Moon...

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Artist's show is about 'Stepping into the Light'

An exhibit by Edmond artist and educator Mongo Allen will open Oct. 25 at the Whispering Willows Gallery, 226 E Main St., in...

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OKC airport finalizes expansion designs

Cities seldom have a second chance to make a good first impression. So the $89.8 million terminal expansion project set to...

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Last weld is a milestone for the Oklahoma City Streetcar

Workmen welded together the last two sections of rail for the Oklahoma City Streetcar on Wednesday afternoon, reaching a...

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Mattis meets his Chinese counterpart, but no new agreements

SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. officials say they sense that relations with the Chinese military, after a rocky few months, may be...

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Breakfast Club helps former NFL players get healthy together

Kevin Mawae played 16 seasons in the NFL, earning eight Pro Bowls and three All-Pro honors. Yet the former offensive lineman...

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MLB says Astros doing surveillance, not spying in dugouts

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Houston Astros didn't cheat. They didn't want to get cheated.That's their story, and Major League Baseball...

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California surgeon, girlfriend face new rape, other charges

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California surgeon and his girlfriend were charged Wednesday with crimes against five additional...

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Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A missing Wisconsin girl's parents were shot to death in their house while the girl was home, authorities...

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Police search Saudi consul's home in Khashoggi case

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish crime-scene investigators searched the home of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul on Wednesday in the...

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The Latest: Washington Post publishes new Khashoggi column

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went...

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Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California Sen. Kevin de Leon tied U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein to Washington dysfunction during a Wednesday...

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Builder sues over $2 billion San Francisco transit center

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The general contractor that managed San Francisco's troubled $2 billion transit terminal is suing the...

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Jubilant customers light up as pot sales begin in Canada

MONTREAL (AP) — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as Canada...

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Smith, Carlos set fear aside as they raised their fists

Tommie Smith and John Carlos insist fear was not a factor in their thinking when they reached the medals stand at the Mexico...

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New accusation of police wrongdoing in Weinstein case

NEW YORK (AP) — The sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein was roiled Wednesday for the second time in a week by what New...

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Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller's probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Treasury Department employee was accused Wednesday of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects...

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Titans address protection issues after giving up 11 sacks

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans face a sense of urgency to correct the problems they have protecting their...

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After UPS contract vote, Teamsters drivers feel betrayed

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tens of thousands of Teamsters members earlier this month rejected a five-year contract agreement with...

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Official: It remains illegal to bring marijuana into US

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. officials are reminding travelers that it remains illegal to bring marijuana into the United States at...

In wing time share, Terrance Ferguson is Thunder No. 1 ... for now

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LOS ANGELES — In a corner of the Mo Ostin Basketball Center on Thursday, Terrance Ferguson did his duty — push-ups for missed free throws — along with Alex Abrines. Maybe that's where Ferguson gets his juice in L.A. “It was just a point to...

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NFL officiating not a hot topic in formal owners meetings

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL officiating was not a hot topic in the formal owners meetings that ended Wednesday, Commissioner Roger...

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Man pleads no contest in killing of future mother-in-law

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing and shooting his future mother-in-law five days before he was supposed to...

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The Latest: May says UK, EU need 'courage, trust' on Brexit

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Britain's upcoming exit from the European Union (all times local):11:00 p.m.British Prime...

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Former McLoud police officer arrested on sex crimes complaints

A former McLoud police officer has been arrested on sex crime complaints in Pottawatomie County.

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Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — First lady Melania Trump toured a hospital's neonatal care unit Wednesday to learn about the treatment...

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Runner praised for helping legally blind competitor who fell

AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) — A New York high school cross-country athlete is being praised for stopping to help a vision-impaired runner...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks erase most of an early plunge

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks clawed back nearly all of an...

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Police say teenager baked grandfather's ashes into cookies

A high school student mixed her cremated grandfather's ashes into homemade sugar cookies and shared them with several...

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The Latest: Pot activist complains about new Canada law

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Latest on Canada's legalization of recreational marijuana (all times local):1:15 p.m.A...

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UN: Ebola outbreak is worrying but not a global emergency

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization says it is "deeply concerned" by the ongoing Ebola outbreak in Congo but the...

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Black voters ordered off bus; Georgia county defends action

LOUISVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A group that encourages African-Americans to vote says about 40 black residents of a senior living...

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Amid squalor and debris, Michael's survivors cling to motel

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Simply getting through the day is a struggle at the American Quality Lodge, a low-rent motel where...

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Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will...

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Twitter airs election meddling data

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is releasing all known accounts and posts related to "information operations" dating back to 2016, when...

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Trump asks Turkey for audio, video evidence on Khashoggi

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has asked Turkey for a recording that could reveal gruesome details of what happened to Saudi...

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Haitians protest alleged misuse of Petrocaribe funds

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A protest by tens of thousands of people across Haiti turned violent Wednesday as anger grows over...

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US criticizes EU for moving too slowly in trade talks

BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on Wednesday criticized the European Union for moving too slowly in...

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Only black GOP woman in Congress running in Trump-wary Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The first black female Republican in Congress is facing a tough challenge from a well-known Democratic...

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Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dubbing it the "nickel plan," President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he's asking every Cabinet...

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Silver Alert issued Wednesday for missing McLoud man

Silver Alert issued Wednesday for missing McLoud man

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Hillary Clinton apparently unharmed in parking-garage crash

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears to have been unharmed when the Secret Service vehicle she was riding in was...

Gary Patterson, TCU offer example for OU defense in search of identity

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In a league defined by offense, TCU has played defense at a level unmatched by its conference counterparts.

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Men accused of conning OKC store out of $1,799 earrings

Police are searching for two men who they said swapped fake earrings for a pair worth about $1,800.

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Gunmen sought by police Wednesday after motel manager shot in northeast Oklahoma City

A motel manager was shot early Wednesday during an armed robbery in northeast Oklahoma City. Police are looking for three men.

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Tesla secures land in Shanghai for first factory outside US

BEIJING (AP) — Electric auto brand Tesla Inc. said it signed an agreement Wednesday to secure land in Shanghai for its first...

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Driver opens fire on North Carolina trooper, killing him

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A driver opened fire on a North Carolina state trooper during a traffic stop early Wednesday, killing...

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Wilson Foundation helping remake parks in Detroit, Buffalo

DETROIT (AP) — The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation is helping remake waterfronts and improving recreational trail systems in two...

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Police search for man caught taking video of young girls at northwest OKC mall clothing store

Police are looking for a man seen taking video of two girls changing clothes in a dressing room at a Quail Springs Mall...

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2 Florida ex-officers get prison for framing black teenager

MIAMI (AP) — Two former police officers in Florida will serve a year in federal prison for framing a black teenager for...

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Netflix shares jump 6 percent on strong subscriber growth

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix shares jumped 6 percent in early trading after the company reported a big increase in subscribers.The...

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Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

WASHINGTON (AP) — They're asking pastors to text their congregants about the importance of voting. They're connecting with...

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English Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be sold

LONDON (AP) — English Football Association says Shad Khan has withdrawn his offer for Wembley Stadium and it will not be sold.

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Russian and Egyptian presidents sign partnership treaty

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi signed a strategic cooperation...

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Firefighters rescue pet dog Tuesday night at Oklahoma City apartment fire

Firefighters rescued a pet dog from an apartment at a fire Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.

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Federal prosecutor takes over Cologne hostage case

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's federal prosecutor's office has taken over the investigation into a bloody hostage taking in the...

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Read the transcript of AP's interview with President Trump

A transcript of an Oval Office interview Tuesday with President Donald Trump by AP White House reporters Catherine Lucey, Zeke...

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World markets steady after earnings-driven rally

SINGAPORE (AP) — Stock markets stabilized Wednesday after a rally inspired by strong corporate earnings, with investors also...

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Wickenheiser, Pegula reflect NHL's trend toward diversity

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — With a laugh, Kim Pegula's competitive nature kicked in when the subject of the Toronto Maple Leafs hiring...

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Partly sunny, high near 65 degrees Wednesday in Oklahoma City

Partly sunny skies ahead Wednesday in Oklahoma City, high temperature near 65 degrees

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South Korea denies refugee status to hundreds of Yemenis

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Wednesday denied refugee status to nearly 400 asylum seekers from war-torn Yemen...

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UCO to host inaugural Edmond Pride, an LGBTQ festival, on Oct. 20

Edmond’s first LGBTQ festival planned from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday in E.C. Hafer Park, 1034 S Bryant Ave.

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Dispute over revenue split from softball championship cited in potential demise of All Sports Association

The All Sports Association, a nonprofit started in 1957 to promote amateur sports in Oklahoma City, is set to dissolve over the...

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Energy company latest to develop headquarters on Automobile Alley

Automobile Alley is set to see another headquarters added to the growing district with plans underway to redevelop two...

This aircraft is having a tough time getting in the air.

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The Secretary of the Air Force said this week the armed service doesn't expect it will get its first KC-46 Pegasus tanker before the end of this month. A Boeing spokesman said the company hopes to make its first delivery before the end of the year.

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Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunion listings

Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunion listings

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Report sheds light on Norman bus crash

The bus was traveling south when it "hydroplaned and crossed over the center of the roadway into the north bound traffic lane,"...

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Night of spooky science

Families invited to a night of spooky science at Science Museum Oklahoma’s ‘Late Nite Lab’ Oct. 26