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Texas concert operator invests in Tower Theatre

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

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Chick-fil-A announces nationwide delivery service

Getting Chick-fil-A just got a lot more convenient.

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Oklahoma's first REI store coming to OKC

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

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Tweeting can carry serious insider trading consequences

Tweeting can carry serious insider trading consequences Q: Recent headlines have been filled with news of Tesla CEO Elon Musk...

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Kentucky abortion fight aimed at second-trimester procedure

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

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Norway says Russia jammed GPS signal during NATO drill

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

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Gov: Amazon 'largest jobs commitment' in Tennessee history

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

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

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

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State says permit for refinery near national park justified

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

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Amazon HQ locations: Similar basics but different vibes

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

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PG&E knew about "problems with sparks" that may have set off killer California wildfire

The day before California's deadly Camp Fire started, with 42 victims and more than 200 missing so far, Pacific Gas &...

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

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

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Would you move to Tulsa for $10,000?

The George Kaiser Family Foundation this week announced the launch of Tulsa Remote, which offers $10,000 grants and additional...

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

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

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Recap: Energy chat with Adam Wilmoth and Jack Money

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

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OKC sales tax growth slows, online surges to record

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

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Oklahoma City cited as excellent place for veterans

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

Newly discovered photos show how original streetcars shaped Oklahoma City

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After previously using the same limited number of images in presentations and writings about Oklahoma City's original streetcars, state historian Bob Blackburn now is sharing a newly acquired set of photos that shed new light on a system designed...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Developer unlocks deals for downtown properties

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Drilling overwhelms agency protecting America's lands

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

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The Latest: Wildfire evacuations lifted for Los Angeles

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

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

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

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Israel, Hamas trade heavy fire after deadly incursion

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

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Online sales driving revenue growth as retail landscape evolves

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

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Seattle group remains confident arena will be ready for 2020

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

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Ex-Detroit Lion Barney accuses pizza chain of discrimination

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

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

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

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Ousted Minnesota Republican faults McCain for losing House

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

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Abu Dhabi summit: Oil production cuts may be necessary

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

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Wagerers crossing the Delaware (and Hudson) for sports bets

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

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UK drops deal that used data from doctors to find migrants

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

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Chinese premier urges guard of free trade on Singapore visit

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

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

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

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

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

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Pocket money apps aim to help kids in cashless world

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

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

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

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

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

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Airplane banner denounces Jets' partnership with MGM

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

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H&P bet pays off

Sometimes a little risk goes a long way. Leadership at Helmerich & Payne Inc. took a calculated risk amid a downturn in the...

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How the rankings are calculated

The Oklahoma Inc. rankings this year reflect a growing economy, led by recovering oil prices, but also fueled by other growing...

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Laredo rises on disruption

Increasing efficiencies in exploration and production, plus cost containment, helped the Tulsa driller advance.

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Some of Oklahoma's best public companies are involved in oil and gas. But others might surprise you.

The annual Oklahoma Inc. list is out for Oklahoma-based, publicly traded companies. As is usually the case, a majority of this...

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Planning paid off for energy firms

Seven of the top-10 in this year's edition of Oklahoma Inc. are energy companies. That should come as no surprise to savvy...

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Scaled-down finance sector posts strong results

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

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ONEOK claims seventh spot in Oklahoma Inc.

A strong year landed ONEOK Inc. at No. 7 on the Oklahoma Inc. top 10. The Tulsa-based natural gas pipeline company benefitted...

It's uncertain where stocks will head next

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Q: What is causing stocks to go down? A: Economically, little has changed from only a month ago, prior to stocks going down sharply. When stocks move like we've seen in the past few weeks, it is typically because the market is anticipating...

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Unit Corp. turns record year despite lack of acquisitions

A record year for Unit Corp. helped land the Tulsa-based oil and natural gas company near the top of the Oklahoma Inc. list....

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Mom, speech pathologist has a heart for hearing

“The first duty of love is to listen.” As CEO of Hearts for Hearing, Joanna Smith — naturally — loves the quote, which sits...

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This company's 2015 move paid dividends to its investors the past year.

Timing can be critical to making or breaking publicly traded company's plans. WPX's 2015 decision to switch its production from...

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Comings and goings in Oklahoma Inc.

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

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Observers predict promising future for tech companies

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

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Factored growth suits this Oklahoma-based company well

Mammoth Energy Services continues to stomp its way to becoming one of Oklahoma's most impressive publicly traded companies. The...

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Paycom continues to rank high on Oklahoma Inc. list

Since Oklahoma City-based Paycom went public in 2014, the company has ranked high on the Oklahoma Inc. list of the state's...

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Continental Resources put Oklahoma fields into production

Continental Resources' efforts to produce from two of Oklahoma's best plays have moved into production mode. Boosts in oil sale...

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BancFirst climbs on purchases

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

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Service companies perform moderately in Oklahoma Inc.

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

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Oklahoma's public manufacturers drag; private companies sustain

Public manufacturers drag; private companies sustain.

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Tulsa bookseller lauded for efficiency

Over the past year, Educational Development Corp. company continued to move forward from a high point that also was its biggest...

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

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

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Barry Stone, When home inspection reports differ

Barry Stone: When home inspection reports differ

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New Edmond grocery focuses on locally grown foods

EDMOND — The days of working out of the back of a truck are over as Urban Agrarian has planted itself in downtown as the newest...

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What to do with all those fall leaves

What to do with all those fall leaves, and a special winter workshop

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Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for Nov. 10, 2018

Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for Nov. 10, 2018.

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 10, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 10, 2018

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

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

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Two backers of Oklahoma's oil and gas industry have consolidated into one, larger organization.

Members of the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association backed their board and voted to approve a plan to merge the...

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Mom and daughter redefine blended home, Part 2 of 2

Mom and daughter redefine blended home, Part 2 of 2

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Sears stores, retail stories fit for retelling

Oklahoma City readers join a stroll down Sears memory lane.

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Kenneth R. Harney, Why FSBOs are fizzling

Kenneth R. Harney: Why FSBOs are fizzling.

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Residents to move into West Village as construction continues

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

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Nov. 10, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Nov. 10, 2018.

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Oklahoma business briefs

Business briefs for Nov. 10, 2018

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Nov. 10, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Nov. 10, 2018.

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Nonprofit interior designer helps clients Focus on Home

Nonprofit works with the Oklahoma Homeless Alliance, Infant Crisis Services and other area agencies, helping clients who are...

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The Latest: Trump threatens to withhold federal payments

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

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

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

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QuikTrip hiring armed 'hybrid employees' to deter crime

The program would not replace the need for off-duty police officers and outside security guards, a spokesman said, but is the...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks close lower as oil slump persists

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks closed lower as a combination of...

Deer hunters can donate venison to hungry families

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Since 2002, deer hunters have donated more than 500,000 pounds of meat through the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation's Hunters Against Hunger program.

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Sony’s PlayStation Classic uses an open-source emulator to play its games

Sony is using one of the very pieces of software the industry decried as the basis for its PlayStation Classic retro console.

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UK minister resigns over Brexit and backs another referendum

LONDON (AP) — A minister in the British government stepped down Friday to protest Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan and...

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg out of hospital after fall

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Friday after having been admitted...

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US wholesale prices jump, but underlying pressures look tame

WASHINGTON (AP) — Led by costlier gas, food, and chemicals, U.S. wholesale prices surged 0.6 percent in October, the biggest...

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Walmart to offload 570 office workers onto outside company

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Walmart Inc. is transferring 570 finance and accounting employees at its Arkansas headquarters to an...

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Recap: OKC Central Live Chat

You can join Steve Fridays at 9:30 a.m. to discuss all things Oklahoma City.

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UK economy gets World Cup lift in face of Brexit uncertainty

LONDON (AP) — A spike in consumer spending driven by warm weather and England's surprise run to the semifinals of the soccer...

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Financial Times editor refused entry to Hong Kong

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

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Uranium found in water near leaking South Carolina plant

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal regulators say tests shows uranium levels exceeding safe drinking water standards have been found...

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Global stocks, oil slip after Fed points to more rate hikes

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks and the price of oil fell Friday after the U.S. Federal Reserve suggested it will keep raising...

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This report sees coal's exit from power markets a sign it is having a hard time of competing against other forms of energy.

A report issued this month by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis predicts the retirement of coal-fired...

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Energy briefs for Nov. 9, 2018

Energy briefs for Nov. 9, 2018

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Colorado vote could benefit SandRidge Energy

A vote in Colorado this week may have provided a boost to Oklahoma City-based SandRidge Energy Inc. SandRidge stock is up 15...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 9, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 9, 2018

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Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotions

Jeremy F. Tan, M.D., recently joined the Dean McGee Eye Institute and the University of Oklahoma Department of Ophthalmology as...

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The Latest: Calif. shooting survivor was at Vegas massacre

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

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Mind Your Own Business: Women on Boards conference is Thursday

Q: Oklahoma City's fourth annual 2020 Women on Boards conference is Nov. 15. Tell us more about this event. A: Launched in...

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'These results just don't happen overnight.'

OGE Energy reports it earned a net income of about $205 million during the third quarter, a $1.02 per share value. Its utility...

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Appeals court hears argument that Mueller probe is invalid

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court heard arguments Thursday about whether special counsel Robert Mueller's appointment...

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1 death linked to ongoing turkey salmonella outbreak

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal health officials on Thursday reported the first death in an ongoing salmonella outbreak linked to raw...

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Pennsylvania dioceses outline child sex abuse victim funds

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Seven Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania said Thursday that they have taken steps to set up victim...

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US agribusiness looks to boost sales to Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — Representatives from the United States' agricultural sector arrived in Cuba on Thursday for a conference aimed at...

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Oklahoma regents seek $100M in new funding for colleges

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The panel that oversees Oklahoma's 25 public colleges and universities is asking the Legislature for $100...

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Key House Democrat promises hearings on GOP tax package

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The Democratic lawmaker poised to lead the powerful tax-writing committee in the U.S. House said he...

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Cord cutting accelerates as pay TV loses 1 million customers in largest-ever quarterly loss

Scratch the theory that cord cutting might be decelerating. Cable and satellite TV providers lost about 1.1 million subscribers...

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After long wait, 1st legal pot shops on East Coast to open

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — With its youthful vibe and eclectic mix of culture, a small Massachusetts city seems a logical site...

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EU envoy says 'much more work' needed to clinch Brexit deal

HELSINKI (AP) — The European Union's Brexit negotiator on Thursday said that gaps remain to be bridged in talks on the U.K.'s...

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IOC president has 'serious concerns' about boxing federation

ROME (AP) — The election of an Uzbek businessman accused of ties to organized crime as president of AIBA isn't the IOC's only...

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AP names J. David Ake to lead its global photojournalism

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press has named J. David Ake as its new director of photography, turning to one of the...

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Newly empowered Dems take aim at Trump business conflicts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Beyond trying to get their hands on the Holy Grail of President Donald Trump's business dealings — his tax...

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Panhandle says its reserves are getting more oily.

Panhandle Oil and Gas reported its year-end reserves on Wednesday. The company, which, operates on a fiscal year that runs Oct....

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Sonic set for leadership change following sale

Sonic CEO Cliff Hudson is retiring, and the Oklahoma City-based drive-in chain will be under the leadership of President...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

20-40-60 Etiquette: Capping it off

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QUESTION: Why do print and television reporters uses the wrong word for headwear? The “Make America Great Again” cap is always incorrectly referred to as a “hat.” It is a cap and not a hat. A cap has a long bill and no brim; a hat has a brim but...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 8, 2018

Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 8, 2018

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 8, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 8, 2018

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SandRidge is all about the future, its top executive says.

SandRidge's interim CEO said Wednesday the company's focused on the future. He made the comment as part of a release announcing...

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Enable Midstream set various records in the third quarter.

Enable Midstream Partners set numerous record during the third quarter involving the amounts of natural gas it gathered and...

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Mountain Valley submits application for N Carolina pipeline

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Mountain Valley Pipeline developers have submitted a request to extend the natural gas pipeline project...

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Facebook blocks fake accounts but election battle goes on

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's recent disclosures on blocking suspicious accounts show that the company's efforts to root out...

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Election Impact: Health care stocks jump following midterms

NEW YORK (AP) — The outcome of the midterm elections was good for the stock market in general, mostly because it didn't produce...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks rally on Wall Street post-election

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks are closing sharply higher on...

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Sabathia finalizes Yanks deal, says 2019 his final season

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — CC Sabathia says 2019 will be his final season in the major leagues."This will be it," the 38-year-old...

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A Democratic House could probe Trump business ties abroad

PARIS (AP) — President Donald Trump's Russian business ties, Jared Kushner's relationship with the Saudi crown prince, Ivanka...

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Madagascar starts counting ballots in presidential race

TOAMASINA, Madagascar (AP) — Vote counting started Wednesday evening in Madagascar where citizens cast their ballots with hopes...

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The Latest: European moderates welcome US political shift

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Latest on global reactions to U.S. midterm elections (all times local):9:10 p.m.European moderates are...

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Tusk, May speak on Brexit amid hopes of elusive breakthrough

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk spoke by phone Wednesday amid signs...

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Pelosi as House speaker would 'show the power of the gavel'

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's a pivotal moment for Nancy Pelosi — the beginning of a triumphal return as the nation's first female...

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Devon continues to boost its performance, its quarterly results show.

Devon posted about $2.5 billion in net earnings for the third quarter of 2018. Much of that is attributable to its deal to sell...

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Q&A with Teresa Moore: Arvest Bank helps single parents graduate college, overcome poverty

Q&A with Teresa Moore: Arvest Bank helps single parents graduate college, overcome poverty

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Unit turns in a positive third quarter.

Unit Corp. announced Tuesday it earned a net income of $18.8 million in the third quarter.

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OKC Sex shops rules relaxed

The Oklahoma City Council voted Tuesday to relax zoning regulations on stores carrying adult products, heading off a...

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SQ 793 narrowly defeated; victims' rights question only one approved by voters

State Question 793 didn't pass the eye test in the minds of voters Tuesday. State Question 794, commonly known as Marsy's Law,...

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Industrial hemp market boosts economic development in rural areas

Industrial hemp market boosts economic development in rural Oklahoma.

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Bob Anthony will get six more years as a corporation commissioner, voters decided on Tuesday.

Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Bob Anthony cruised to victory Tuesday. Anthony will be serving a final term because of...

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Unemployment rate is lower in every Oklahoma county

Every Oklahoma county and the state's largest metro areas showed improvement in September unemployment rates compared to last...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Despite wage growth, manufacturers have hard time filling jobs

At CNH Industrial's factory in Racine, Wisconsin, workers are building bright red Case IH tractors the company's known for, and...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs

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Nikki Nice wins Ward 7 council seat

Radio personality Nikki Nice was elected Oklahoma City's Ward 7 councilwoman Tuesday, inheriting the seat formerly held by...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 7, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 7, 2018

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The Latest: 3 races for governor remain too early to call

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday's elections for governor and other state offices (all times local):4:45 a.m.Editors:The...

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The Latest: 3 Senate races remain too close to call

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Senate elections (all times local):4:20 a.m.The race for U.S. Senate in Montana between...

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Trump is all the talk among voters as Americans cast ballots

It's Election Day in America, and voters will deliver their first verdict of President Donald Trump's tumultuous tenure in a...

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Pro and college football games dominate the TV ratings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While political battles raged, viewers overwhelmingly cast their TV votes for football.Eight of the 10 most...

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Amazon considers New York, Virginia amid reports of HQ split

NEW YORK (AP) — After a yearlong search for a second home, Amazon is now reportedly looking to build offices in two cities...

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1 dead, 2 injured as storms, tornadoes hit South

CHRISTIANA, Tenn. (AP) — Severe storms sweeping across the South with tornadoes on Tuesday killed a person and injured at least...

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

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

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Facebook blocks 115 accounts ahead of US midterm elections

Facebook said it blocked 115 accounts for suspected "coordinated inauthentic behavior" linked to foreign groups attempting to...

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US to impose new Russia sanctions over spy poisoning in UK

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it is consulting with Congress about additional sanctions on...

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Closed bank, mothballed planes: Iran mocks US sanctions list

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The "largest-ever" U.S. sanctions list targeting Iran drew mockery from Iranian officials on Tuesday for...

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Economy was key to Brazil win, but will he deliver?

SAO PAULO (AP) — Key to Jair Bolsonaro's recent election victory was the support of Brazil's business community, which...

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Under Armour employees no longer allowed to expense strip club visits

Under Armour says it is "committed to providing a respectful and inclusive workplace," after The Wall Street Journal...

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With poo on a pedestal, Bill Gates talks toilet technology

BEIJING (AP) — Placing a jar of feces on a pedestal next to him, billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates made a plea Tuesday for...

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Asian economies grateful for reprieve on Iran oil imports

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Japan, South Korea and other major oil importers welcomed Tuesday the decision by the Trump...

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Oklahoma energy companies reported income, losses for third quarter on Monday.

Two more Oklahoma based oil and gas companies reported third quarter earnings on Monday. Laredo Petroleum said it earned a net...

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Steve Lackmeyer: New approaches can make closed schools community assets

Steve Lackmeyer, OKC Central: New approaches can make closed schools community assets

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Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 6, 2018

Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 6, 2018

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Q&A with Brandon Long: Small businesses have new opportunity to establish 401(k) plans

Small businesses have new opportunity to establish 401(k) plans

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 6, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 6, 2018

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Contest opens for Paseo retail space

A local entrepreneur is hoping to give someone else a shot. 84 Hospitality Group founder and CEO Rachel Cope got her start when...

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Rare, stronger earthquakes prompted a suspension and the ultimate stoppage of work to complete a Roan Resources well near Bridge Creek.

A series of seismic events centered on a well undergoing completion operations near Bridge Creek has prompted the well's...

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Gulfport Energy Corp. is updating its travel policies after violations cost its CEO his job.

Gulfport Energy Corp. has created new policies to follow after discovering its chief executive had used the company's chartered...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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State questions: What to know

Oklahoma voters will see five state questions on Tuesday's ballot. Here's what to know about each measure before casting your...

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US election systems more secure, but voting problems persist

ATLANTA (AP) — Tuesday's midterm elections will mark the first nationwide voting since Russia targeted state election systems...

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How 'net neutrality' became a hot-button issue

NEW YORK (AP) — For a fundamentally nerdy subject, net neutrality is pushing a lot of political buttons.The latest salvo is...

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Tens of thousands march to support new Sri Lanka government

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Tens of thousands of Sri Lankans marched Monday in support of a new government led by the country's...

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These transactions will positively impact SandRidge's bottom line, its leadership says.

SandRidge Energy announced Monday it sold underperforming, expensive assets on Nov. 1 and bought other, better assets the...

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Eurozone ministers urge Italy to respond to budget demands

BRUSSELS (AP) — Eurozone finance ministers urged Italy on Monday to respond to European Commission demands for a new budget...

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FanDuel inks deals with NHL, Devils for sports bets, fantasy

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The wall that professional sports leagues in the U.S. fought so hard to maintain between themselves...

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Supreme Court rejects net neutrality appeal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has ended the court fight over repealed Obama-era "net neutrality" rules that required...

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Verizon reorganizes structure under new CEO to prep for 5G

NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon is undergoing a significant restructuring under new CEO Hans Vestberg, including its dominant wireless...

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#OKC Civic Life for Monday, Nov. 5, 2018

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

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Obama, Trump offer dueling final pitches to midterm voters

WASHINGTON (AP) — No longer reluctant to speak out, former President Barack Obama delivered a closing argument for Democrats...

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Migrants camped at border worry caravans will shut them out

MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Waiting on the southern end of a bridge that leads to the United States, Humberto Alvarez Gonzalez...

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With $50 million debut, 'Bohemian Rhapsody' is no poor boy

NEW YORK (AP) — The Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" and 20th Century Fox are — for now, at least — champions of the...

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Forecasters: Tornado hit Baltimore Amazon center, killing 2

BALTIMORE (AP) — Officials confirm it was a tornado that ripped apart some of an Amazon distribution warehouse in Baltimore,...

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Voters in Pacific territory choose to keep ties with France

NOUMEA, New Caledonia (AP) — A majority of voters in the South Pacific territory of New Caledonia chose to remain part of...

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Carp 'annihilated' as Iraq's water pollution woes worsen

HINDIYAH, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi officials and fishermen are at a loss to explain how hundreds of tons of carp have suddenly died in...

Three lingering questions after Bedlam

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

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Pompeo seems unfazed by NKorean nuclear development threat

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's top diplomat doesn't seem fazed by North Korea's warning about possibly reasserting...

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Spectacle spending: Walmart, optometrists pour money into opposite sides of SQ 793

Money is moving on both sides of State Question 793, but the differences in sources of funding are stark. The state question...

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Oklahoma best-sellers

Oklahoma best-sellers

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What's the future of education in Oklahoma?

The future success of postsecondary education in Oklahoma requires a coordinated effort among K-12 schools, CareerTech,...

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Oklahoma book signings

Oklahoma book signings

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For first 3 weeks, streetcar will be free

The Oklahoma City streetcar will be free to ride for the first three weeks of service, which is slated to begin next month. The...

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Vital role of newspaper remains the same even as business changes

When you grow up in the newspaper business it's hard to reconcile the fact that we are now reaching more people than ever...

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SHAPING UP: Oklahoma City's new convention center is about to erect steel

The four-level MAPS 3 convention center should begin rising from the ground this month. The Oklahoma City city council will...

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The Tale of JFK: How the plight of closed schools can make or break a neighborhood

With another round of Oklahoma City school closures being eyed amid shrinking enrollment, the John F. Kennedy neighborhood is...

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Weather fascination turns former government man into gale-force entrepreneur

NORMAN — Meteorologist Mike Eilts could've continued to rock along in his former, nearly two-decade government job with the...

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Insurance Commissioner candidates differ on experience

Voters on Tuesday will be given a choice between two Tulsans for Insurance Commissioner in the race to replace incumbent John...

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Gala's I.M. Pei model display took a team

Moving the precious 10-by-12-foot, 1964 model of downtown Oklahoma City as international architect Pei imagined it might look...

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Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018

Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018.

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Memory lane leads to Sears, where else?

Memory lane leads to Sears, where else?

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Council to take comments on public financing to support development of land around the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum

Development of property around the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum is expected to produce 910 full-time jobs,...

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Ruth's Chris Steakhouse to anchor First National

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, an internationally top-rated chain, is set to anchor First National Center when it reopens in 2020 as...

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018

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Barry Stone, Buyer doing self home inspection

Barry Stone: Buyer doing self home inspection

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Nov. 3, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Nov. 3, 2018.

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Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity Lifetime Achievement Award, other real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018

Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity Lifetime Achievement Award, other real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for Nov. 3, 2018.

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 3, 2018

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 3, 2018

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A visit with the garlic guru yields advice for homegrown bulbs

A visit with the garlic guru yields advice for homegrown bulbs.

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Fannie and Freddie programs offer options to retirees seeking home loans

Fannie and Freddie programs offer options to retirees seeking home loans.

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More than one election is planned in Oklahoma next week.

Two long-time associations representing both individuals and companies that work in the oil and gas industry inside Oklahoma...

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Development doubles: Finishing basement gives Edmond office building twice the space

Doubling the space will allow 10 or general office tenants at 200 N Bryant, compared with two previously, broker Jonathan...

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Oklahoma County real estate transactions for Nov. 3, 2018

Oklahoma County real estate transactions for Nov. 3, 2018.

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Plants won't notice time change

Plants won't notice time change.

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Park to be carved from old Lone Oak Farms

Park to be carved from old Lone Oak Farms.

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Mom, daughter, son-in-law combine to blend home, Part 1 of 2

Mom, daughter, son-in-law combine to blend home, Part 1 of 2.

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Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's gardening community

Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's gardening community.

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The Latest: Trump hails Ind. Senate candidate as 'a fighter'

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):8:20 p.m.President Donald Trump is delivering a...

OU defense needs to start over

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

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News outlets hoping for engaging digital election experience

NEW YORK (AP) — One screen is no longer enough for journalists planning their coverage of the midterm elections next...

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Uber wants to resume self-driving car tests on public roads

DETROIT (AP) — Nearly eight months after one of its autonomous test vehicles hit and killed an Arizona pedestrian, Uber wants...

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Campaigning intensifies in close race for Ohio governor

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Campaigning in the neck-and-neck Ohio governor's race continued to intensify Friday in the run-up to...

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EU stress tests show banks more robust against a crisis

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe-wide stress tests show that big banks would come through a theoretical financial crisis in...

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Indiana legislators push for school bus cameras after crash

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana legislators are pushing to add cameras on the outside of school buses after police say a driver...

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Markets Right Now: Stocks end a strong week slightly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):4 p.m.Stocks closed lower on Wall Street as...

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Construction contract adjustments pave the way for operations flexibility, energy savings at convention center

Strengthening the foundation will prepare the building for an additional service elevator and enclosure of the loading dock.

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Russia and Cuba vow to expand their 'strategic' ties

MOSCOW (AP) — The leaders of Russia and Cuba vowed Friday to expand what they called their "strategic" ties and urged the...

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Recap: OKC Central Live Chat

Join Steve Lackmeyer Fridays at 9:30 a.m. to discuss all things Oklahoma City.

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Malaysian tycoon wanted by US in 1MDB scandal fights back

The young Malaysian tycoon wanted by the U.S. for his alleged role in ransacking a state investment fund says he's innocent,...

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World stock markets rally on news of Trump-Xi talks

BANGKOK (AP) — Stock markets charged ahead Friday after President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, spoke...

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Cyprus urges Turkey to cooperate on energy, but peace first

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus is ready to work with Turkey on exploiting the east Mediterranean's potential oil and gas wealth,...

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Another oil and gas company reported positive third quarter results on Thursday.

Gulfport Energy reports it earned a net income of $95.2 million during the third quarter. It also boosted its forecast average...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Friday, Nov. 2, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 2, 2018

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Energy producers continue shift away from natural gas

Many energy producers throughout the state and country are continuing to favor oil over natural gas. The ongoing trend was...

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Energy theme briefs

Energy theme briefs for Nov. 2, 2018

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Trump's power to eliminate birthright citizenship questionable

Trump's power to end birthrightcitizenship is questionable Q: President Trump intends to issue an executive order to eliminate...

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Here's more earnings involving Oklahoma-based companies.

Several Oklahoma-based publicly traded companies have released earnings this week. Oklahoma City's Paycom Software reported a...

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Park Energy Services' use of gas lift technology helps it grow.

Oklahoma City-based Park Energy Services has boosted its gas-lift activities by acquiring Midcon Compression for an undisclosed...

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Funding to assist tool to treat lupus Progentec Diagnostics Inc. has completed a second round of funding, allowing the Oklahoma...

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OKC city manager search moves into next phase

The council tentatively will meet Nov. 19 to discuss and possibly interview candidates.

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Google employees stage global walkout over treatment of sexual harassment

Google employees around the world have staged a series of walkouts to protest a workplace culture that they say promotes and...

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This oil and gas company that's active in Oklahoma could change hands.

Newfield Exploration, a company that's very active in Oklahoma's STACK play, is being bought by Encana in an all stock...

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More than four dozen seek OKC city manager job

The council tentatively will meet Nov. 19 to discuss and possibly interview candidates.

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Google employees leave work to protest treatment of women

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carrying signs that included a mocking use of the company's original "Don't be evil" motto, thousands of...

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Federal judge won't halt attack ads against Arkansas justice

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday rejected an Arkansas Supreme Court justice's effort to halt attack ads and...

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Lawsuit: 2 men died at Kansas plant from superheated steam

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two employees were killed when an elevator filled with superheated, "flesh-boiling" steam at a Westar...

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World Bank, IDB approve $1.8 billion in loans to Argentina

WASHINGTON (AP) — The World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank are providing Argentina with three loans totaling more...

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Feds open criminal probe into natural gas explosions

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors are conducting a criminal investigation into the natural gas explosions and fires that rocked...

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IRS increases contribution limits for retirement accounts

The IRS has increased the contribution limits for various retirement accounts for 2019.The Internal Revenue Service said...

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Cuban president arrives in Russia for economic talks

MOSCOW (AP) — Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived in Russia on Thursday for talks expected to focus on expanding economic...

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Another NASA spacecraft runs out of steam, 2nd this week

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA has lost a second spacecraft this week, ending a fruitful mission in the asteroid belt.Running...

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Merck Pulls Out Of Agreement To Supply Life-Saving Vaccine To Millions Of Kids

The pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. Inc. is ending a long-term agreement to supply a lifesaving vaccine for children in...

Former Oklahoma prep star Allonzo Trier returns as a Knicks contributor

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

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Russia blames rocket failure on mistake during assembly

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian space investigation has found that sensor that was damaged during assembly forced a Russian rocket to...

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Report: Midwest economy expands despite tariff concerns

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economy expanded in nine Midwestern and Plains states last month despite mounting concerns about tariffs...

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Amazon's new goal: Teach 10 million kids a year to code

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon wants to get more kids thinking about becoming computer engineers.The company launched a program...

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Divers recover jet flight recorder from Indonesia seafloor

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Divers in Indonesia recovered one of the crashed Lion Air jet's flight recorders from the seafloor on...

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World stocks gain on hopes for Brexit progress

SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets were mostly higher Thursday following a report that British Prime Minister Theresa May has...

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Landmark decision: Walcourt owner plans full restoration

Redevelopment of the historic Walcourt east of downtown is set to resume this winter with plans to convert the landmark into...

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Marijuana dispensaries still growing

Much of Oklahoma's growing medical marijuana industry is doing just that — still growing. Many Oklahoma City businesses secured...

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How a high-end designer celebrates working-men chic

The firefighters rush into the hotel lobby in full battle gear, laden with axes and oxygen canisters, but find no fire, no...

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Mammoth Energy Services' earnings set a record.

Mammoth Energy Services reported it earned a net income of $69.5 million during the third quarter of 2018. Officials said its...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oil hedges hurt an oil and gas producer in the third quarter.

Two energy midstream companies and an upstream company reported third-quarter results on Wednesday. The midstreams, Williams...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Nov. 1, 2018

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Opioid prescribing limits impact patients, as well as doctors

Opioid prescribing limits impact patients, as well as doctors Q: The new opioid prescribing limit statute takes effect today...

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Apple adds iPhone 8 and iPhone X to the list of phones it might throttle one day

Just when you thought battery gate was safely in the past, Apple has reminded us that it’s never really going to go...

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US attacks UK plan for digital services tax on tech giants

The US has hit back against a UK plan to impose a new tax on sales by technology giants. US political leaders and business...

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Japan resumes work at disputed site for US base relocation

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's central government resumed work at a disputed U.S. military base relocation site on Thursday even though...

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Rare drop in NRA election spending as gun-limit groups rise

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Rifle Association — long seen as a kingmaker in Republican politics — is taking a lower profile...

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Ben & Jerry's launches Donald Trump-inspired ice cream flavor, Pecan Resist

On Tuesday, Ben & Jerry’s launched a new ice cream flavor, Pecan Resist, to promote activism in the U.S.

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Here are the American cities that spend the most on alcohol

With alcohol consumption and spending increases in America, these cities are purchasing the most alcohol.

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Bundy son suing US officials for Nevada standoff prosecution

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A rancher's son now campaigning as an independent for Nevada governor filed a lawsuit Wednesday against...

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GOP senators seek pause in US-Saudi nuclear technology talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Republican senators urged President Donald Trump on Wednesday to suspend negotiations with Saudi...

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Dealing with the Internal Revenue Service alone can be a nightmare, yet thousands of people face auditing and other collections...

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Justices weigh $8.5M settlement with $0 to 129M Google users

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court struggled Wednesday over what to do about an $8.5 million class-action settlement involving...

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GM offers buyouts to 18K workers after posting strong profit

DETROIT (AP) — As General Motors reported a healthy $2.5 billion third-quarter profit, the Detroit automaker ramped up its...

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Wages and salaries jump by 3.1%, highest level in a decade

Employment costs rose more than expected in the third quarter in a sign that more inflation could be brewing in the U.S....

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US steps up scrutiny of funds for asbestos exposure victims

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has stepped up scrutiny of asbestos trust funds, concerned that the pots of money...

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Trippy depression treatment? Hopes and hype for ketamine

CHICAGO (AP) — It was launched decades ago as an anesthetic for animals and people, became a potent battlefield pain reliever...

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Paul Bianchina: Your annual DIY checklist for fall chores

Paul Bianchina: Your annual DIY checklist for fall chores.

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Lion Air crash search finds debris, belongings on seafloor

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The search for the crashed Lion Air plane has found aircraft debris and passenger belongings on the...

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UK police charge drug company after babies die in hospital

LONDON (AP) — British police have charged a drug company over contaminated food given to premature babies after three deaths...

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Ferry collides with crane, sparking fire in Barcelona

MADRID (AP) — A passenger ferry collided with a loading crane in bad weather in Barcelona's port on Wednesday, causing a fire...

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The first MAPS 3 senior health and wellness center is such a roaring success that it needs more room.

The first MAPS 3 senior health and wellness center is such a roaring success that it needs more room.

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This company had a great quarter, and it is just getting started.

ONEOK, Inc. announced Tuesday it increased its operating income in the third quarter by 40 percent. The firm also increased its...

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

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

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Oct. 31, 2018

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Bob Mills discusses business success

In a rapidly shifting retail environment, Bob Mills isn't sitting on the sidelines watching from one of many recliners he could...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Bank7 Corp. reports profit Bank7 Corp. on Tuesday reported a third-quarter profit of $4.7 million, or 62 cents a share,...

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Continental Resources anticipates oil prices will rise

Continental Resources' chairman expects global oil markets to tighten further and has no plans to hedge the company's growing...

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4 ways to discover, market your unique brand

Four ways to discover,market your unique brand Q: How do you identify your brand's uniqueness? A: Step back and ask yourself:...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Temporary art display placed in BOK Park Plaza

There could soon be retailers in first floor suites of the new BOK Park Plaza building, but for now those windows are serving...

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Okinawa's new leader speaks about US military bases in Japan

TOKYO (AP) — Denny Tamaki, the newly elected governor of Okinawa, is the first person with an American parent to lead the...

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Board recommends Durkin to return as Maryland football coach

BALTIMORE (AP) — DJ Durkin is poised to return as head of a splintered Maryland football program, coming back to the sideline...

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Trumps pay tribute at synagogue where 11 were fatally shot

PITTSBURGH (AP) — One stone and one white rosebud for each victim.President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid...

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Colombia reopens probe into US coal company for militia ties

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian authorities confirmed Tuesday that they have reopened an investigation into whether an...

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The Latest: NTSB sending team to Indiana crash site

ROCHESTER, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on three schoolchildren being struck and killed by a pickup truck in northern Indiana (all...

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Chesapeake is continuing to transform itself.

Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. is getting more oily. The company announced Tuesday it is spending $3.977 billion...

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In tight race, Ohio governor rivals hedging bets on Trump

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Locked in a tight race for governor in the perennial swing state of Ohio, Republican Mike DeWine and...

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Kepler telescope dead after finding thousands of worlds

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's elite planet-hunting spacecraft has been declared dead, just a few months shy of its 10th...

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Egypt releases author, publisher held over book on economy

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt has released an economist and his publisher more than a week after their arrest over a book that challenged...

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North Carolina amendments could cement GOP agenda in place

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democrats hope to win enough state legislative seats to strip Republicans of their...

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Farmers fear it will take years to recover from storm strike

ATLANTA (AP) — Hurricane Michael left a snowy landscape of ruined white cotton on Georgia's red clay, destroying a crop and...

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United Airlines mishandled listeria contamination, endangering travelers, lawsuits claim

United Airlines failed to address critical food safety issues at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, endangered...

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Gum, bottled water, pizza bagels want to be called 'healthy'

NEW YORK (AP) — Pizza bagels, chewing gum and bottled water want to play a starring new role in our diets: Foods that can be...

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World shares mixed on worries over more US tariffs

SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets are mixed after U.S. President Donald Trump said he might impose more tariffs on Chinese goods,...

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Tokyo Olympic minister promises transparency on spending

TOKYO (AP) — The minister in charge of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics said Tuesday that national government spending on the event is...

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Volkswagen profit rises despite emissions certification woes

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Volkswagen saw net profit more than double in the third quarter even as sales fell due to delays...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Programs put focus on financial literacy

I'm always writing about the importance of STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education on the future careers and...

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Sam's Club debuts cashier-less store in race for the future of shopping

Sam's Club is taking its "Savings Made Simple" mantra one step further — unveiling its first store with no cashiers. Set to...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, Oct. 30, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Oct. 30, 2018

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Out of the valley: Mayo Clinic shares development philosophy with Oklahoma Innovation Model

As keynote speaker at last week's Oklahoma Center for Science and Technology (OCAST) Health Research Conference, James A....

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This oil and gas company's earnings flowed during the third quarter.

Continental Resources earned a net income of $314 million in the third quarter, it reported on Monday. The company earned total...

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The Great Pumpkin Smash offers post-Halloween solution

Wondering what to do with pumpkins once Halloween is over?

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Oklahoma business briefs for Oct. 30, 2018

Oklahoma business briefs for Oct. 30, 2018

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Photo discoveries may spark new round of preservation

Thousands of new vintage Oklahoma City photos and slides have hit the Gateway archive at the Oklahoma Historical Society...

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Oklahoma's financial future rests on students of today

Oklahoma's financial future rests on students of today Q: According to the National Financial Capability Study, 63 percent of...

Reflections on Stan Lee, who marveled a generation

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

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This natural gas provider reports it earned $16.3 million in the third quarter.

ONE Gas, a stand-alone operation that supplies natural gas to customers in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas, said it earned a net...

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Asian markets rise as weaker yuan eases fear of more tariffs

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher on Tuesday as traders took the weaker yuan as a sign that Chinese exports can...

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Mexico referendum cancels partly built $13 billion airport

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president-elect said Monday he will respect the result of a referendum that rejected a partly built...

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Large challenges loom for Brazil's president-elect Bolsonaro

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro signaled Monday his administration would make tackling the...

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IBM's $34B Red Hat deal is risky bid to boost cloud business

IBM's plan to buy Red Hat is both the biggest acquisition in IBM's century-long history and a risky effort to position itself...

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Police: Masked gunman killed by Alabama McDonald's customer

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A McDonald's customer is being called a hero after he shot and killed a masked gunman who opened fire...

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Colorado lawsuit could ripple through US cannabis industry

DENVER (AP) — A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States' budding marijuana industry if a...

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UK to start taxing big internet companies

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Treasury chief unveiled Monday a new tax on big internet companies' revenues, insisting it is time that...

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Board looks ahead to resumption of construction at the American Indian Cultural Center and Museum

The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum is to open under terms of a partnership between the Chickasaw Nation and the...

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Lawsuits: Cheaper drilling plan used in gas rig explosion

QUINTON, Okla. (AP) — The operator of a gas well that exploded in southeastern Oklahoma used a cheaper and quicker drilling...

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Pirates release 12 hostages taken from Swiss shipper's crew

GENEVA (AP) — A Swiss shipping company said Monday that 12 crew members of a bulk carrier who were abducted by pirates more...

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Japan, India leaders agree to step up defense, economic ties

TOKYO (AP) — The leaders of Japan and India agreed Monday to step up their cooperation in defense, trade and a range or other...

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European markets lead advance as stock recover their poise

LONDON (AP) — Stock markets recovered their poise Monday with many of Europe's main indexes trading 2 percent higher — but few...

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