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Robinson Park eyes new markets with new name

Commercial property management firm Robinson Park stands apart from brokerage Newmark Grubb Levy Strange Beffort.

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Executive Q&A with Mike Carroll: Trust company head enjoys serving people, families

Executive Q&A with Mike Carroll: Trust company head enjoys serving people, families

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Oil operators rely on water from several sources

Oil and natural gas operations are heavily water-dependent, forcing producers to constantly look for new and better ways to...

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Water fight heats up in Kingfisher County

A growing fight in the heart of Oklahoma's oil patch pits local control against state regulators, private property owners...

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Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotions

EnLink Midstream promotes Alaina K. Brooks to executive vice president, chief legal and administrative officer, and secretary....

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Personally speaking: Executive Q&A with Mike Carroll

Personally speaking: Executive Q&A with Mike Carroll

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Rural hospitals fight to remain fiscally viable

A community's physical and economic health is at stake as rural hospitals across Oklahoma and the United States struggle to...

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Taking Stock: For speculators, a few cheap and risky stocks to consider

Taking Stock: For speculators, a few cheap and risky stocks to consider

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Futures File: Trade war sends pork prices plummeting

Futures File: Trade war sends pork prices plummeting

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Barry Stone, Home addition makes bedroom illegal

Barry Stone: Home addition makes bedroom illegal

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Oklahoma City building permits building permits from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits building permits from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018.

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Kenneth R. Harney, Could baby boomers spur a housing bust?

Kenneth R. Harney: Could baby boomers spur a housing bust?

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Paul Bianchina, Full-size remodeling layouts greatly aid visualization

Paul Bianchina: Full-size remodeling layouts greatly aid visualization.

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Designer advice for living well with dogs and cats

Designer advice for living well with dogs and cats.

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Section 184 home loans geared toward American Indians

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's Section 184 Indian Home Loan Guarantee Program is designed for American Indians.

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Conference to feature Pulitzer Prize-winning author

Affordable Housing Conference to feature Pulitzer Prize-winning author Matthew Desmond.

GOP House members who opposed tax package for teachers defend their position in runoff primaries

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Most of the state House incumbents in runoff primaries are having to defend their votes against tax hikes for teacher pay raises.

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Check out the St. Jude Dream Home

St. Jude Dream Home open for touring.

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Real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for July 21 2018

MA+ Architecture anniversary, downtown Oklahoma City home tour, Lake Park Tower sale

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 21, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 21, 2018.

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Marni Jameson, The biggest design decision you’ll ever make, the sectional

Marni Jameson: The biggest design decision you’ll ever make, the sectional.

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Landscaping show set for OKC

About 10,000 people are expected to attend the second annual Oklahoma City Renovation & Landscaping Show, which will bring...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 21.

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First-time homebuyers do well in Norman, study says

Norman ranks well for first-time homebuyers.

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Harvesting tips for vegetable gardeners. And get ready to enter the county fair!

Harvesting tips for vegetable gardeners. And get ready to enter the county fair!

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The Oklahoman's house plan for July 21, 2018, the Beaufort

The Oklahoman's house plan for July 21, 2018, the Beaufort.

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OKC CENTRAL COMMENTARY: Agreement between OKC and BancFirst key to firm's building purchase

OKC CENTRAL COMMENTARY: Agreement between OKC and BancFirst key to firm's building purchase

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Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City's garden enthusiasts

Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City's garden enthusiasts.

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Robinson Park finds itself in downtown Oklahoma City

The rebranding of Newmark Grubb Levy Strange Beffort's property management firm could have gone badly. But it didn't, and what...

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Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018

Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018.

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Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for July 21, 2018.

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, July 21, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 21, 2018

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Oklahoma jobless rate improves in June

Oklahoma's unemployment rate improved to 3.9 percent in June, surpassing the national rate of 4 percent.

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Oklahoma City to receive AT&T 5G

Oklahoma City will be one of the first six cities in the country to receive the new AT&T 5G cellular service.

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Bayer to stop sales of birth control device tied to injuries

WASHINGTON (AP) — The maker of a permanent contraceptive implant subject to thousands of injury reports and repeated safety...

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Newton's 'Principia' among items in alleged $8M book scheme

An archivist and an antique bookseller were charged Friday with stealing millions of dollars' worth of rare books,...

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Democrats wrestle with election-year message on health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ringed by a handful of cheering activist supporters, liberal House Democrats gathered outside the Capitol...

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OKC Central Chat transcript, July 20, 2018

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer hosted the OKC Central chat Friday, July 20. Read the transcript here.

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Nordic telecom operator Telia enters TV business

HELSINKI (AP) — The Nordic region's largest telecoms operator, Telia AB, said Friday it has agreed to buy the broadcasting and...

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Stocks drop after Trump says he's ready to step up trade war

SINGAPORE (AP) — World stock markets fell sharply Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he was prepared to put new...

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Q&A with Mary Holloway Richard: U.S. businesses react to newly enforced EU privacy law

Q&A with Mary Holloway Richard: U.S. businesses react to newly enforced EU privacy law

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Tell us about Oklahoma's best places to work

Tell us about Oklahoma's best places to work

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This measured acquisition grows Panhandle's holdings in North Dakota, Oklahoma and other places.

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. has announced it is spending about $9 million to acquire mineral rights and producing wells in North...

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This Sonic includes some green stuff you won't see on its menu.

A franchisee for Sonic Corp. has built a new store in northwest Oklahoma City that aims to save its owner future electricity...

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Revenue raised through a golden chance to snare mineral rights will go a long way toward retiring a bankrupt Oklahoma school's debt.

The amount of money raised during a three-day-long auction involving mineral rights owned by the bankrupt St. Gregory's...

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Omni Hotel construction set to start in September in Oklahoma City

Omni Hotels and Resorts has filed a building permit to start construction on a 605-room hotel that will adjoin a new convention...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Fan drive is scheduled in Bricktown Steelyard OKC is hosting a fan drive at its 505 E Sheridan Avenue location in Bricktown...

Opinions differ on what medical marijuana regulations should include

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The medical marijuana election is over, but jousting continues over the shape of proposed regulations. Some would like to see major changes in the law before it takes effect. Others would like to see just minor tweaks and the adoption of...

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SPINNING UP: Carousel being built in Myriad Botanical Gardens

Workers assemble a carousel Thursday in the pavilion at the Myriad Botanical Gardens in downtown Oklahoma City.

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U.S. oil production hits 11 million barrels a day

U.S. oil production reached 11 million barrels a day last week, hitting a key benchmark and continuing a trend of surging...

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Oklahoma energy briefs

Plugging In: Oklahoma energy briefs

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BancFirst reports second-quarter earnings

BancFirst Corp. reported second-quarter profits of $30.6 million, or 91 cents per share, compared to profits of $23.2 million,...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Friday, July 20, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 20, 2018

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NFL and its players union working on anthem resolution

The NFL and National Football League Players Association have agreed to halt enforcement of rules regarding the new national...

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Starbucks' 'Signing Store' will let deaf customers order using sign language

Now ordering a cup of Starbucks coffee could become a lot easier for the hearing impaired – at least in Washington, D.C.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, rebuked for comments on Holocaust deniers, tries to explain

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg tried to walk back remarks he made on a podcast saying some people who deny the Holocaust aren't...

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Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Dental and vision care benefits will be restored for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients in a...

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With 'slut' comments, Lewis's radio career flares up again

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The nation's Republican congressional campaign is sticking with Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis after...

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Canadian marijuana company Tilray has first US pot IPO

SEATTLE (AP) — A Canadian company is the first marijuana business to complete an initial public offering on a major U.S. stock...

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Nevada's path forward unclear after twice-delayed execution

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada twice has come close to carrying out its first execution in 12 years. And twice it failed.Condemned...

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5 injured in explosion in vehicle shop at Army depot

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A small explosion Thursday in a vehicle shop at an Army depot injured five workers, three of them...

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Bill aims to block foreign ownership of election systems

WASHINGTON (AP) — Days after Maryland officials announced that an election service vendor was acquired by a company linked to a...

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EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says it is already preparing measures to retaliate against the United States if President...

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Coffee shop serves hope to people recovering from addiction

TAMAQUA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania town's newest coffee shop is offering people recovering from opioid addiction a fresh start,...

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Global stocks drift lower as US considers more tariffs

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets drifted lower Thursday as the U.S. mulled whether to impose new tariffs on autos...

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Oklahoma City-based Chaparral Energy to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange

Oklahoma City-based Chaparral Energy Inc. next week will meet a long-awaited goal by joining the New York Stock Exchange.

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Radio Free Europe to resume broadcasts in Romania, Bulgaria

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Radio Free Europe said Thursday that it will resume news services in Romania and Bulgaria in a bid to...

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Devon completes sale of EnLink Midstream

Devon Energy Corp. on Wednesday completed the previously announced sale of its stake in the EnLink Midstream companies for...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 19, 2018

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Oklahoma retail briefs

Window Shopping: Oklahoma retail briefs for July 19.

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Cooking up a construction comeback

Gourmet cupcake bakery and vintage candy shop Pinkitzel suffered through some of the most constricting of all the downtown...

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Q&A with Kendall W. King: Diversified investments offer protection in trade war volatility

Q&A with Kendall W. King: Diversified investments offer protection in trade war volatility

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Apple, Google cashed in on Pizzagate-offshoot conspiracy app

An app promoting a conspiracy theory featuring Hillary Clinton and a child sex ring lingered at the top of Apple’s App Store...

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YouTube takes down FamilyOFive channels operated by convicted child neglectors on probation

FREDERICK, Md. (WUSA9) -- YouTube abruptly terminated two monetized channels being operated by parents convicted of child...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Thursday, July 19, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 19, 2018

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Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Philadelphia's tax on soda and other sweetened drinks was upheld on Wednesday when the state's highest...

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Study: National parks get fewer visits when pollution rises

DENVER (AP) — Visitors appear to be steering clear of some U.S. national parks or cutting visits short because of pollution...

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BancFirst plans extensive updates for Cotter Tower

BancFirst is proceeding with plans for an extensive makeover of Cotter Ranch Tower in anticipation of its $23 million purchase...

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Kingfisher County well mishap hurt three, emergency management director said.

Kingfisher County's emergency management director said Wednesday afternoon that a fire at a saltwater disposal well in...

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Soy "milk" makers may need to find alternative description

NEW YORK (AP) — Soy and almond drinks that bill themselves as "milk" may need to consider alternative language after a top...

Complaints in OKC about homelessness have skyrocketed

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The recent building boom in downtown Oklahoma City has exposed those who took shelter in a previously overlooked part of town.

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Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers are losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes and...

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US judge throws out suit over health subsidy cuts

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. judge in San Francisco has thrown out a lawsuit over the Trump administration's decision to cut...

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The Latest: Powell gets praise for plain speaking

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's congressional appearance to deliver the Fed's...

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Elon Musk apologizes for comments about cave rescue diver

BANGKOK (AP) — Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has apologized for calling a British diver involved in the Thailand cave rescue a...

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Japan OKs 1st anti-smoking law, but seen as lax and partial

TOKYO (AP) — Japan on Wednesday approved its first national legislation banning smoking inside of public facilities, but the...

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Q&A with Paul Munding: Vapor recovery can have positive impact on wellhead operators' business and public image

Q&A with Paul Munding: Vapor recovery can have positive impact on wellhead operators' business and public image

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Oklahoma City armory set to be home to brewery, hotel, restaurant and event center

The iconic 23rd Street Armory, once home to the 45th Infantry and National Guard, is set to be converted into a new home for...

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City council endorses plan to sell Santa Fe parking garage

The Oklahoma City Council agreed Tuesday on a plan to sell the largest of the downtown municipal parking structures, the...

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Trade Talk: Oklahoma insurers soon must cover the latest technology for detecting breast cancer

Trade Talk: Oklahoma insurers soon must cover the latest technology for detecting breast cancer

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 18.

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Pink wine ain't what it used to be

In the last decade, dry roses have etched out a strong position among wine enthusiasts. Local purveyors have responded by...

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Walmart Is Preparing A Cheaper "Netflix Rival" Streaming Service: Report

With their presence in more than 100 countries, streaming services like Netflix and Prime Video have already taken the world by...

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Elon Musk apologises for calling Thai cave rescuer a 'pedo'

The tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has apologised to a Briton who helped to rescue a group of boys and their football...

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UK rate hike in doubt after weak inflation figures

LONDON (AP) — Inflation across the U.K. was unchanged in the year to June, an unexpectedly low outcome that pushed the pound...

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Swiss drugs giant Novartis says profit up as spinoff looms

GENEVA (AP) — Novartis says net profit rose 3 percent in the second quarter amid strong growth for some of its top products, as...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Tuesday, July 18, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 18, 2018

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Judge asked to keep public away from ex-nuke weapons plant

DENVER (AP) — A retired professor testified Tuesday he found evidence that billions of particles of plutonium had escaped from...

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Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's...

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Magnitude 3.1 earthquake recorded in central Oklahoma

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in central Oklahoma.The USGS...

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States: Workaround succeeding after cut in health subsidies

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A workaround by states to counter Trump administration cuts to Affordable Care Act subsidies has largely...

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Powell says strong economy will keep rate hikes coming

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told lawmakers Tuesday that strong economic growth will keep the...

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23rd Street Armory set to be converted into the new home of COOP Ale Works

The iconic 23rd Street Armory, once home to the 45th Infantry and National Guard, is set to be converted into the new home of...

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US industrial production rebounds 0.6 percent in June

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. industrial production rebounded last month after being dragged down in May by a fire at an auto parts...

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World markets turn lower ahead of comments by Fed chair

SINGAPORE (AP) — World markets turned lower on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's...

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Oklahoma's process for developing entrepreneurs predictable, transparent

Oklahoma's innovation economy is a complex system with many moving parts. Our state's innovation engine is driven by motivated...

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Planned Norman development lacks quirks that create lively districts

For the past year, I've followed coverage by fellow reporters at The Oklahoman of an ambitious proposal to develop a 500-acre,...

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This may just be a modern Luddite's delight

Patrons are invited to deconstruct, tinker with, piece back together, or simply smash old electronics and appliances in the...

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Gulfport Energy production jumps

Gulfport Energy Corp. production surged 28 percent in the second quarter as drilling expanded in Oklahoma and Ohio, the company...

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Tech briefs: Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags

Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags Amazon's website ran into some snags quickly Monday on its much-hyped Prime Day, an...

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How to get a free hot dog from Love's on National Hot Dog Day

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores is giving its customers a reason to be excited about National Hot Dog Day on Wednesday.

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 17, 2018

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

In one OKC neighborhood, how much hip is too much?

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As area around NW 23 in OKC as revived, some residents weary of noise and traffic

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Oklahoma City’s Martin Bionics pioneers new type of prosthetic socket for amputees

When Joshua Hodgson was 12 years old, he lost his right leg to cancer in an amputation high above the knee. He was fitted with...

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New 'right to try' law may give terminally ill more treatment options

New 'right to try' law may give terminally ill more treatment options Q: What is the “Right to Try” law and why is its passage...

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UK wage growth dips but interest rate increase seen on track

LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England is expected to raise interest rates again next month even though official figures Tuesday...

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Prosecutors: Russian hackers exploit US cyber vulnerability

WASHINGTON (AP) — Exactly seven months before the 2016 presidential election, Russian government hackers made it onto a...

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Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is now the richest man in modern history 

Jeff Bezos’ fortune just crossed the $150 billion mark. That’s $55 billion richer than Bill Gates, at number two.

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County DA cracks down on overdue video rentals in Oklahoma

A district attorney for a county near Tulsa has been cracking down on the old crime of not returning rental DVDs by offering a...

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Washington Metro workers approve strike amid rising tensions

WASHINGTON (AP) — A long-simmering dispute between Washington's Metro administration and its largest union has publicly...

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British PM accepts key amendments from hardline Brexiteers

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday accepted amendments to a customs bill put forward by Brexit...

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US challenges China, EU and others at WTO over steel tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday brought cases against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey...

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AP Exclusive: Billionaires fuel US charter schools movement

SEATTLE (AP) — Dollar for dollar, the beleaguered movement to bring charter schools to Washington state has had no bigger...

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China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan

BEIJING (AP) — China announced it filed a World Trade Organization challenge Monday to President Donald Trump's latest tariff...

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Mind Your Own Business: Oklahoma insurers soon must cover the latest technology for detecting breast cancer

Oklahoma, effective Nov. 1, will mandate insurers to cover three-dimensional mammography, which is the latest technology for...

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China slowdown weighs on markets as Trump meets Putin

LONDON (AP) — A slowdown in Chinese economic growth weighed on global stock markets Monday as investors kept a close watch on a...

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

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

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Police: Suspect dead after wounding 3 Kansas City officers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A gunman being investigated in the killing of a university student from India shot and wounded three...

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Russian bots, trolls test waters ahead of US midterms

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — The sponsors of the Russian "troll factory" that meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign...

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Facebook won't ban Infowars in its fake-news purge — but why?

John Hegeman, the head of Facebook's News Feed, reportedly responded that Facebook did not "take down false news."

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Two signings at Edmond's Best of Books.

Two signings at Edmond's Best of Books.

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Executive Q&A with Selina R. McGee: Former Oklahoma farm girl wide-eyed about optometry practice, profession

Executive Q&A with Selina R. McGee: Former Oklahoma farm girl wide-eyed about optometry practice, profession

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Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers

Books by the late conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer and Golden State Killer investigator Michelle McNamara hold spots...

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Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotions

Business People: Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotions

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Oklahoma's wheat harvest this year was down, but not out

The amount of harvested acres of wheat in Oklahoma in 2018 reached a 105-year low, statistics from the U.S. Department of...

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Eagle & Beagle: Oklahoma's best and worst stocks last week

Eagle & Beagle: Oklahoma's best and worst stocks last week

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Taking Stock: A shopping list for those seeking returns, with risk

Taking Stock: A shopping list for those seeking returns, with risk

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What to Ask for When You are Laid Off

Dear Sam: I was just downsized from my 13-year employer. Unfortunately, I worked with a fairly small business and they...

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Futures File: Oil prices stay above $70 a barrel even as US production soars

Futures File: Oil prices stay above $70 a barrel even as US production soars

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 14, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 14, 2018.

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018.

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Oklahoma City Boulevard continues to slice through downtown

The next section of the Oklahoma City Boulevard to be completed will be a stretch between Walker Avenue and E.K. Gaylord that...

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Oklahoma region shows more oil activity

Most energy firms in the region reported increased revenues, total profits and wages and benefits, according to the Federal...

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Gardens are unusually happy for July

Most of the state has received more rain than usual during the spring and early summer, and has avoided long stretches of...

From despair to hope: One woman's journey through mental illness

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MUSKOGEE — After two years of hearing voices, Mary Hicks became convinced she needed to kill herself to save her children. She failed. Sometimes failure can be a good thing. In Hicks' case, failure meant that she finally got treatment for...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 14.

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New Oklahoma National Register of Historic Places listings, other real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018

New Oklahoma National Register of Historic Places listings, other real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018.

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The Pegasus tanker has soared over another hurdle.

U.S. Air Force and Boeing officials announced Friday the KC-46A Pegasus tanker has completed required tests needed before the...

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Paul Bianchina, Why do my LED bulbs keep glowing?

Paul Bianchina: Why do my LED bulbs keep glowing?

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Orthopedic company and physicians agree to settlement

Nine Southwest Orthopaedic specialists have agreed to pay $670,000 to settle civil claims stemming from allegations they...

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Barry Stone, Contractor should rethink doing inspection himself

Barry Stone: Contractor should rethink doing inspection

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Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City garden enthusiasts

Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City garden enthusiasts.

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Berkshire Hathaway adds agents

Berkshire Hathaway adds agents

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Home scams lurk in weather fair and foul

Storm season brings fraudsters to light in Oklahoma, but financial scammers targeting homeowners are always at work.

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The black toilet is back

The black toilet is back.

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The Oklahoman's house plan for July 14, 2018, the Velarde

The Oklahoman's house plan for July 14, 2018, the Velarde.

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Medical marijuana comes with real (estate) consequences

In Oklahoma, it's time to take "Marijuana in Property Management" seriously.

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Edmond downtown development could be spurred by this departure

After more than a half-century of calling Edmond home, Dolese will be closing its concrete plant in downtown next month.

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Engineers go to waste

Civil & Environmental Consultants Inc. acquired Shepherd Engineering Design Co. Inc. in Oklahoma City, expanding into the...

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7 mistakes rookie DIY decorators make

Marni Jameson: 7 mistakes rookie DIY decorators make

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Engaging in place: Cox promotes independence in latest smart home

Cox Communications transformed an Oklahoma City home into a two-story, real-time demonstration of how technology can help older...

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Oklahoma property sales from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018

Oklahoma property sales from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018.

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Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018

Commercial real estate transactions from The Oklahoman for July 14, 2018.

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, July 14, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 14, 2018

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Oregon admits lack of oversight of medical marijuana program

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — How much medical marijuana is in the pipeline in Oregon? The managers of the state's program concede that...

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Petition drive seeks to overturn Stillwater tax district

Stillwater’s newly created Tax Increment Finance district faces a petition drive calling for a citywide vote on whether to...

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Protests, diplomatic backflips mark Trump's visit to England

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump closed out a turbulent 30-hour visit to England on Friday that featured massive protests,...

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Here's where to find the last remaining Blockbuster store in the U.S.

Two of the three remaining Blockbuster video locations in the U.S. will soon close, according to an announcement made...

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In Twitter purge, top accounts lose millions of followers

Many celebrities, politicians and so-called social media influencers found their Twitter followings knocked down a few digits...

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UK politicians reel as Trump unleashes criticism then charm

LONDON (AP) — Britain has had a sharp lesson in dealing with U.S. President Donald Trump's appetite for disruption.The British...

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OKC Central Chat transcript, July 13, 2018

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer took questions from readers in today's OKC Central Live Chat. You can join Steve's Q&A's on...

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Global shares higher as focus turns to US bank earnings

LONDON (AP) — Global shares rose Friday as investors focused on a run of earnings statements from U.S. banks. The British...

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Dollar house dare draws $515,000 worth of drama

The $1 house experiment concluded with everybody happy: the Realtor, the sellers, and the out-of-town buyers.

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Trade war fears depress oil prices

Oil prices slid this week as global production increased and the trade war with China heated up.

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Urgent care can come to in some situations

DispatchHealth is expanding its mobile urgent care business into the Oklahoma City area, and Blue Cross Blue Shield is...

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Positives seen in homelessness report

Oklahoma City's annual homelessness snapshot documented a 13.5 percent decrease from 2017 in the number of people who were...

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Plugging In: Oklahoma energy briefs for July 13

Plugging In: Oklahoma energy briefs for July 13

State's oldest inmates: 'We’re too old to continue committing crimes'

NewsJul 15, 2018

When Donald Vaughan went to prison for murder, he was 19 years old. Dwight D. Eisenhower was president, Marilyn Monroe was a star and this newspaper cost five cents.

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 13.

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Daily Q&A with Sean Reed: Medical marijuana law passage poses several tax concerns

Daily Q&A with Sean Reed: Medical marijuana law passage poses several tax concerns

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Natural gas is getting used and exported at record-setting rates, but prices are still capped by ballooning production.

Natural gas is expected to once again generate much of the electricity consumers will use this summer as natural gas-fired...

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Centennial Health ribbon-cutting marks start of makeover for northeast side of Oklahoma City

A ribbon-cutting ceremony at Centennial Health marks the start of a makeover for the northeast side of Oklahoma City.

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Detaining immigrant kids is now a billion-dollar industry

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Friday, July 13, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 13, 2018

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Illinois, Iowa officials look into rise in parasitic illness

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Health officials in Illinois and Iowa are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from a...

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Trump dishes up fresh dose of chaos aimed at May, Londoners

BLENHEIM PALACE, England (AP) — Dishing up a fresh dose of chaos on his European tour, President Donald Trump left behind a...

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Official: Renewed Emmett Till probe prompted by 2017 book

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A 2017 book that revealed lies by a key figure in the Emmett Till case has prompted the U.S government...

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Build-a-Bear halts too-popular "Pay Your Age" deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Build-A-Bear Workshop's "Pay Your Age" promotion proved too popular. The chain known for its customizable teddy...

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Oklahoma homebuilder gets three years in federal prison

Restitution will be determined later.

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Image issue: Papa John's still tied to founder under fire

NEW YORK (AP) — Papa John's founder John Schnatter is no longer board chairman after using a racial slur, but his image is...

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Build-A-Bear promotion disappoints children in OKC

The Build-A-Bear chain had a "Pay Your Age" promotion on Thursday, but it was quickly shutdown due to "unprecedented response."

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The Latest: Ukraine's leader backs Trump on German gas deal

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the NATO summit in Brussels (all times local):9:35 p.m.The president of Ukraine says he agrees...

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Global stocks rebound but trade war fears remain

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets recovered some of the previous day's losses Thursday as investors weighed up the latest...

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Chicago mayor meets Chinese VP amid trade dispute

BEIJING (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, on a mission to salvage business deals threatened by a tariff war, said Thursday...

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Window Shopping: Oklahoma retail briefs for July 12

Window Shopping: Oklahoma retail briefs for July 12.

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Love at first strike: Couple seek to put their spin on southside Oklahoma City bowling center

Love at first strike: Couple seek to put their spin on southside Oklahoma City bowling center

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Downtown parking makeover on tap

Documents obtained Wednesday by The Oklahoman show Continental Resources and BancFirst are set to pay $22.5 million for the...

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Big scissors come in handy at local event

CACI International opened its shared service center in Oklahoma City on Tuesday at an event attended by Gov. Mary Fallin and...

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Q&A with Chris Griswold: Tenant leases need carve-out clauses to cover tenant's extended liabilities

Q&A with Chris Griswold: Tenant leases need carve-out clauses to cover tenant's extended liabilities

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Oklahoma business briefs for July 12, 2018

Business briefs for July 12, 2018

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Papa John's founder John Schnatter resigns as chairman of board after using racial slur

Papa John's Pizza's Chairman John Schnatter resigned as chairman of the board, the company said Wednesday. Earlier in the day,...

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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos is $50 billion richer than any other person alive

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is now $50 billion richer than any other person alive. Bezos is currently worth $143.3...

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Uber to give Czech authorities details for tax purposes

PRAGUE (AP) — Uber is to give the Czech Republic's finance ministry information on its drivers' activities so the proper amount...

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Kavanaugh reports relatively modest finances, debt repayment

WASHINGTON (AP) — The vetting of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is just beginning, but his public financial disclosures...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Thursday, July 12, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 12, 2018

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Trump rattles NATO, knocking its value, assailing Germany

BRUSSELS (AP) — Under fire for his warm embrace of Russia's Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump jolted the NATO summit...

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Execution blocked after company objects to use of its drug

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A twice-convicted killer who wants to die rather than spend his life in prison was about an hour from eating...

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Twitter to remove suspicious accounts from follower counts

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter says it will begin removing suspicious accounts it has locked from its counts of users'...

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BBC list shows men dominate top jobs despite pay promises

LONDON (AP) — A list of top earners at the BBC released Wednesday shows that men still dominate the highest-paid jobs despite...

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Coffee and conservation: Mozambique tries both on a mountain

MOUNT GORONGOSA, Mozambique (AP) — At Mozambique's Mount Gorongosa — where farmers are being encouraged to grow coffee in the...

Justice and mercy: Young adults tour Oklahoma County jail

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A local pastor recently took a group of young adults from his church for a tour of the Oklahoma County jail to learn about some of the systemic problems plaguing the jail and the criminal justice system that feeds into it.

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World markets tumble as US, China intensify their trade war

SINGAPORE (AP) — Global stocks tumbled Wednesday after Beijing hit back at U.S. plans for tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese...

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UK police say they've spoken to surviving nerve-agent victim

LONDON (AP) — British police said Wednesday they have spoken briefly to the surviving victim of a nerve-agent poisoning in...

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New fiscal year begins with strong sales tax results for Oklahoma City

Busy streets, busy shops, and the hustle and bustle of metro area commerce are no illusion, judging from Oklahoma City's latest...

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Business briefs: Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked name change

Shocking! IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change IHOP has come clean. The pancake chain has acknowledged that a name...

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Dover to seek OKC Ward 2 council seat

Mike Dover, a member of the MAPS 3 Citizens Advisory Board and longtime community volunteer, said this week he would seek the...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 11, 2018

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Oklahoma business briefs

INSURICA details acquisitions Oklahoma City-based insurance agency INSURICA on Tuesday detailed its five acquisitions in the...

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Norman's The Social Club to open second location in downtown OKC

A popular Norman women's boutique and salon is set to be the west retail anchor for West Village as the $70 million mixed-use...

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Oklahoma Medicaid plans offer solution for costly prescription drugs

State Medicaid plans offer solution for costly Rx drugs Q: Oklahoma recently has been recognized by Secretary Alex Azar, of the...

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Here's an answer on how the price of oil might impact drilling in Oklahoma.

Participants in the June edition of the energy chat on NewsOK.com had questions about future tax issues, how steel tariffs...

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Spears School of Business unveils speakers for OKC Executive Management Briefings

Bozoma Saint John, Daniel Coyle and Frank Abagnale are set to speak at the Executive Management Briefings, sponsored by...

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Journal Record editor to lead Peaceful Family Solutions

Journal Record Editor Ted Streuli has been named president and executive director of Oklahoma City-based Peaceful Family...

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Fed's memo backs some rules in employee handbooks

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) last month handed employers a win that should mean fewer challenges to employee...

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Meers Store & Restaurant ordered to pay back wages

A popular Oklahoma burger joint is being ordered to pay back wages and other damages to employees after a federal court found...

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JetBlue crew rescues dog in distress with oxygen mask

The French bulldog, named Darcy, was on a flight from Florida to Massachusetts on Thursday when she started showing signs of...

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Southwest Airlines says it will stop serving peanuts

The carrier says it is ditching the snack to protect passengers with peanut allergies.

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NFL players union files grievance over anthem policy

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL Players Association filed a grievance with the league on Tuesday challenging its national anthem...

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Cuba lifting freeze on new private tourism businesses

HAVANA (AP) — A 16-month freeze on new private restaurants and bed-and-breakfasts will end in December when Cuba's communist...

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Economy humming as city of Oklahoma City enters new fiscal year, sales tax continues win streak

New sales tax results indicate late-spring growth in economic activity continued at a healthy pace in Oklahoma City.

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Condition of man hospitalized in poisoning improves

LONDON (AP) — Hospital officials say they've seen an improvement in a man poisoned in a nerve agent attack in southwestern...

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American workers' willingness to quit hits 17-year high

WASHINGTON (AP) — The proportion of American workers that quit their jobs in May reached the highest level in 17 years, a sign...

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Monsanto 'bullied scientists' and hid weedkiller cancer risk, lawyer tells court

Monsanto has long worked to “bully scientists” and suppress evidence of the cancer risks of its popular weedkiller, a...

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Former NBA player Washington sentenced for charity fraud

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Former NBA player Kermit Washington has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for spending...

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Recap: Energy chat with Adam Wilmoth and Jack Money

Energy Editor Adam Wilmoth and reporter Jack Money hosted their monthly chat with readers on Tuesday morning. This is an...

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Cracked windshield forces American flight back to O'Hare

CHICAGO (AP) — An American Airlines flight from Chicago to Tokyo was forced to return to O'Hare International Airport due to a...

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Friend or foe at NATO? Who knows when Trump comes to dinner

BRUSSELS (AP) — When Donald Trump walks into a NATO summit Wednesday, international politics are bound to become intensely...

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Oil Refining Industry in Ecuador 2018-2024: Future Developments and Investment Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--The "Oil Refining Industry in Ecuador 2018" report has been added to...

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Norman business aids in cave rescue of Thai youth soccer team

NORMAN — Saturday morning, Weather Decision Technologies received an email from Google: Elon Musk's SpaceX and The Boring Co....

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ADA website accessibility lawsuits on the rise

ADA website accessibility lawsuits are on the rise Q: By now, most businesses have already installed handicap parking spaces...

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OKC considering selling largest parking garage to BancFirst, Continental Resources

Oklahoma City is engaged in advanced discussions with BancFirst, Continental Resources and Bricktown parking operator Don...

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Oklahoma farmers, ranchers and others donated about $900,000 to help out their neighbors after this year's wildfires.

It is downright neighborly to help someone out after they are affected by a wildfire. Updates on various relief efforts show...

EPA wants to remove lead from a Superfund site in Bristow to protect its workers

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Lead contamination at a former Creek County oil refinery is so extensive the Environmental Protection Agency says it must excavate much of the contamination soon to protect workers who are removing contaminants on the remainder of the property.

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Science Museum Oklahoma hosts open house, promotes site for gatherings

Event planners, nonprofit professionals and board members, and those interested in a new venue for private events are invited...

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CBD shop owner plans to enhance Plaza District 'vibe'

Sometimes when it comes to social media, a tweet is just a tweet. But sometimes the volume can escalate quickly, and that's...

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Rankings show Oklahoma a great place to start a business

In entrepreneurship, just like anything else, ratings and rankings are important, if for no other reason than they help shape...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 10, 2018

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OMRF gets grant to study cell division The National Institutes of Health has awarded the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation a...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Dress like a cow, get free chicken Chick-fil-A on Tuesday is celebrating its 14th annual Cow Appreciation Day, and restaurants...

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Hunger, fear, desperation: What came of an ordinary ICE raid

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — It had taken a decade for Brandon Tomas Tomas to establish a life in America: a wife, a steady job and...

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Indonesian man launches air charter company in Oklahoma

Bert Murib, a native of Papua, Indonesia, wiped away his tears as he explained why he traveled about 8,350 miles to Shawnee,...

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Starbucks, citing ocean threat, is ditching plastic straws

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks will eliminate plastic straws from all of its locations within two years, the coffee chain announced...

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Tulsa Race Riot eyewitness recalls fire as community burned

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — One of the last surviving eyewitnesses to the Tulsa Race Riot still recalls the glow of a massive...

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Starbucks to scrap plastic straws globally by 2020

Starbucks plans to eliminate plastic straws globally by 2020. The coffee-shop giant announced Monday that it will...

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Twitter 'shuts millions of fake accounts'

The suspensions and shutdowns were part of a concerted effort by Twitter to clear up the platform, said the paper. Many of the...

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Chinese exporters scramble to cope with US tariffs

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese exporters were scrambling Monday to cope with a plunge in U.S. sales while China's state press shrugged...

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24 killed in train derailment after heavy rains in Turkey

ISTANBUL (AP) — A passenger train derailed in northwestern Turkey, killing two dozen people and injuring more than 300 others,...

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Stocks rise amid brighter Brexit outlook, trade tensions

TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets mostly rose Monday as the British government appeared to turn toward a more trade-friendly...

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#OKC Boxscore, a weekly summary of Oklahoma City civic news.

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

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China paper denounces US Navy ships' Taiwan Strait passage

BEIJING (AP) — A ruling Chinese Communist Party newspaper on Monday denounced the passage of a pair of U.S. Navy ships through...

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Slain newspaper editor hailed as shy but brilliant writer

OLNEY, Md. (AP) — A shy man who expressed his brilliant intellect through his editorials, Gerald Fischman wrote hundreds of...

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'Ant-Man and the Wasp' buzzes to $76 million debut

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite its heroes' diminutive size, "Ant-Man and the Wasp" opened with typical Marvel might at the box office,...

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Queen Latifah celebrates with hip-hop legends at Essence

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Iconic females in the music industry shined at the Essence Festival, where Queen Latifah used her debut...

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Utah's state-funded study of pot's effects on pain delayed

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A $500,000 state-funded study, designed to gauge marijuana's impact on pain, has been delayed so many...

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New Mexico nuclear weapons laboratory marks 75 years

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — When J. Robert Oppenheimer invited top scientists, engineers and technicians to New Mexico in 1943 to...

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University on the auction block

Thousands of books — including centuries-old religious texts — will be offered for sale Thursday during an auction of personal...

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Tracey West, Angela Cervantes and Luke Flowers will visit Edmond's Best of Books on Thursday.

Meet three children's authors and hear a reading from Oklahoma writer Noah Milligan.

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Downtown Oklahoma City grocery options improve despite absence of new full-service store

Downtown Oklahoma City grocery options are improving despite the absence of new full-service store.

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David Grann regains his grip on the top spot of the Oklahoma nonfiction list.

Local children's list dominated by Oklahoma writers.

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Executive Q&A with Jay Johnson: Duncan hospital CEO returns home to provide utmost care to area families

Executive Q&A with Jay Johnson: Duncan hospital CEO returns home to provide utmost care to area families

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Rising costs could curb home building

Buyer interest and home sales were strong in Oklahoma City the first half of the year, but expensive lumber and labor could...

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Bricktown Brewery bound for Missouri

Bricktown Brewery is set to open a new location in Springfield, Missouri, next month, its 14th overall and first in the state.

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Barry Stone: Buyer questions accuracy of home inspection

Barry Stone: Buyer questions accuracy of home inspection

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Myriad GARDENS: It doesn't take a special event to make it a special place

It's a place where our community comes to gather, celebrate, engage, reflect and dine on a feast of color and vibrant life: 301...

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Julia Laughlin, Time for 'high summer' garden tasks

Julia Laughlin: Time for 'high summer' garden tasks.

Oklahoma camp offers help for childhood trauma victims

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Camp Hope offers help for childhood trauma victims

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Here are some fresh ways to eliminate household odor

Here are some fresh ways to eliminate household odors.

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for July 7, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for July 7, 2018.

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These amenities in your house will fetch you a higher sales price

These amenities in your house will fetch you a higher sales price.

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Oklahoma business briefs

Oklahoma business briefs for July 7, 2018

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Former downtown dealership to be new home for regional accounting firm

One of the largest accounting firms in Oklahoma and Arkansas, HoganTaylor, is set to move its 75-employee operation in suburban...

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Marni Jameson: Next-generation homeowners go for greener yard tools

Marni Jameson: Next-generation homeowners go for greener yard tools

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Made in Oklahoma: Steele Family Farm taking goat milk to the next level

Steele Family Farm is known for its handcrafted goat milk products, but the farm consists of much more.

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Kenneth R. Harney: CFPB shifts gears on policing Zillow's co-marketing program

Kenneth R. Harney: CFPB shifts gears on policing Zillow's co-marketing program.

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Do you need a dehumidifier?

Do you need a dehumidifier?

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The Oklahoman's house plan for July 7, 2018, the Vancouver

The Oklahoman's house plan for July 7, 2018, the Vancouver.

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More communiqués from the (trade) war front

President Trump fired at China Friday. China fired back. With billions of dollars, materials, consumer products and jobs on the...

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Paul Bianchina, Here's the straight scoop on curved trim

Paul Bianchina: Here's the straight scoop on curved trim.

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Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City's garden enthusiasts

Meetings, workshops and events for Oklahoma City's garden enthusiasts.

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Real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for July 7, 2018

Sono Belo lease, Harbor Chase South construction, big manufactured home park sale, ADG promotion.

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OKC Cental Commentary: Streetcar construction leads to traffic and questions

OKC Cental Commentary: Readers had plenty of questions for The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer during Friday's edition of the OKC...

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Metro Tech and Community Action Agency host small business training seminars

Metro Technology Centers and the Community Action Agency will host small business training seminars beginning July 17.

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 7, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for July 7, 2018.

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Commercial property transactions from The Oklahoman for July 14

Commercial property transactions from The Oklahoman for July 14

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Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for July 7, 2018

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for July 7, 2018.

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, July 7, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 7, 2018

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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In Supreme Court fight, Dems target 2 GOP Senate moderates

WASHINGTON (AP) — By themselves, Democrats can't stop the Republican-run Senate from confirming President Donald Trump's...

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WhatsApp enlists outside help for its fake news problem

WhatsApp is handing out grants of up to $50,000 to research how fake news is spreading on its platform.

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UK police race to find source of new nerve agent poisoning

AMESBURY, England (AP) — British police scoured sections of Salisbury and Amesbury in southwest England on Friday, searching...

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OKC Central Chat transcript, July 6, 2018

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer took questions from readers in today's OKC Central Live Chat.

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US-China trade battle kicks off; markets take it in stride

BEIJING (AP) — The United States and China launched what Beijing called the "biggest trade war in economic history" Friday,...

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OKC streetcars will soon move from concept to reality

Of the many photographs taken during construction of Oklahoma City's streetcar system, one of the most telling is of two...

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Daily Q&A with Kitt Letcher: Finding reliable air conditioning contractors requires research

Daily Q&A with Kitt Letcher: Finding reliable air conditioning contractors requires research

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This local company makes deals to continue its growth in Ohio's Utica Shale field.

Ascent Resources has made agreements to spend $1.5 billion to acquire about 113,400 net lease acres to its holdings in the...

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Plugging In: Oklahoma energy briefs for July 6, 2018

Plugging In: Oklahoma energy briefs for July 6, 2018.

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Friday, July 6, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 6, 2018

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Amazon seeks to deliver Delivery Center

Additional permit applications filed this week show continued work to add an Amazon Delivery Center to the company’s growing...

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Customer protections were discussed during Tuesday's corporation commission hearing.

The Oklahoma Corporation Commission concluded a hearing spanning the better part of two days that examined whether or not...

Health Department says medical marijuana rollout on schedule despite chaos

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The past two weeks have brought chaos as the Board of Health passed regulations their top lawyer said weren’t legal, two groups sued, the attorney general told the board it overstepped its authority, the top health department lawyer resigned in...

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Some of the biggest names in Chinese technology

BEIJING (AP) — Technology and U.S. anxiety about Chinese competition are at the center of the trade dispute between the world's...

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Kim Dotcom loses latest legal bid to avoid US extradition

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues have lost their...

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China rejects 'blackmail' on eve of US tariff hike

BEIJING (AP) — China rejected "threats and blackmail" ahead of a threatened U.S. tariff hike, striking a defiant stance...

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Oil Refining Industry in Japan 2018: Drivers, Restraints, Future Developments and Investment Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 4, 2018--The "Oil Refining Industry in Japan 2018" report has been added to...

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Trade Talk: Here's to Martha, her mojitos and words to live by

Trade Talk: Here's to Martha, her mojitos and words to live by

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Q&A with Brock Z. Pittman: New medical marijuana law will impact financial institutions

Q&A with Brock Z. Pittman: New medical marijuana law will impact financial institutions

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This hazelnut grower is anything but nuts.

An Edmond firm developing a 1,600 acre hazelnut orchard project in Oregon's Willamette Valley sees a niche market it hopes will...

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OKC Council approves whitewater park agreement

The Oklahoma City Council on Tuesday approved a $2 million deal negotiated with the Oklahoma City Boathouse Foundation to...

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Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

Livestock report from the Oklahoma City Stockyards

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 4, 2018

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Classen Triangle hotel still a mystery

Classen Triangle could still be getting a new hotel, but it won’t be the kind originally filed for with the Oklahoma City Board...

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World stocks rise as Germany settles government jitters

SINGAPORE (AP) — Global stock markets turned higher Tuesday as German leaders put to rest fears that a weeks-long dispute on...

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Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Saturday, July3, 2018

Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for July 3, 2018

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Oklahoma economy floats on commerce driven by McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System

ALONG THE MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM — A sea of giant rolled-steel plates occupy storage yards at the...