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Being happy relies on four things and the acronym is easy to remember ― S.O.A.P.

Bill O’Hanlon, psychotherapist, author and inspirational speaker, says being happy rests on four things and the acronym is easy...

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

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

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Invite your kids to help make this chocolate sheet cake

This chocolate sheet cake requires that you use Dutch-processed cocoa powder. What exactly is that? A process called Dutching,...

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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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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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Bruno Mars to provide Thanksgiving meals for 24K in Hawaii

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

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New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree goes up

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

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Polish leaders to walk with nationalists on Independence Day

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

Business

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...

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Michelle Obama had miscarriage, used IVF to conceive girls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she felt alone after a miscarriage 20 years ago and she and Barack Obama underwent...

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3 cheetah cubs make public debut at German zoo

BERLIN (AP) — Three cheetah cubs have made their public debut at a zoo in the German city of Muenster, just over a month after...

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Official says Northern California fire has put 17,000 homes and commercial buildings in imminent danger of burning

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Official says Northern California fire has put 17,000 homes and commercial buildings in imminent danger...

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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The Latest: Trump brushes off Obama book complaint about him

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Michelle Obama's new book, "Becoming" (all times local):10:25 a.m.President Donald Trump is...

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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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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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Stephen Hawking's wheelchair sells for $393,000 at auction

LONDON (AP) — A wheelchair used by physicist Stephen Hawking has sold at auction for almost 300,000 pounds ($393,000), while a...

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Group calls for moratorium on boat tours of endangered orcas

SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state task force on critically endangered Northwest orcas wants to temporarily suspend...

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Poland blocks far-right march, will hold inclusive event

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The mayor of Warsaw on Wednesday banned radical Polish nationalists from marching on the 100th...

Sports

Corruption probe launched into Russian biathlon doping

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Biathlon Union has launched an investigation into allegations Russia bribed its...

Life

You can't have Thanksgiving without cracking a few nuts

America's Test Kitchen shares a dessert recipe ideal for fall that will make a splendid addition to the Thanksgiving dessert...

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Capitol Hill High School alumni choir honors former director with vocal performances

A group of seniors who performed in Capitol Hill High School’s acclaimed concert choir in the 1960s and ’70s are recapturing...

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Turkey feast apes for grapes

Chef Sara Moulton gets you ready for Thanksgiving with a dessert off the beaten path, her grape and cranberry crisp.

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Video: Blake Shelton ends his Sexiest Man Alive reign with 'Ellen Show' appearance, wishes new winner 'luck' as Idris Elba inherits the title

Oklahoma country music superstar Blake Shelton ended his reign as People's Sexist Man Alive 2017 with an appearance on "The...

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Watch: Carrie Underwood's husband Mike Fisher parodies her hit 'Before He Cheats' in hunting video

Mike Fisher has released a new song and video in which he parodies his wife's crossover smash "Before He Cheats," changing the...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 6, 2018: Spend 'An Evening With Dawes' at The Jones Assembly

The folk rockers are touring in support of their sixth studio album, "Passwords," released over the summer.

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Blackberry Smoke to play 2019 OKC show

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday and are priced at $20 in advance or $23 the day of the show. They will be available at...

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Interview and video: Dawes' Taylor Goldsmith brings life changes to songs on 'Passwords,' tour to OKC and Tulsa

And it doesn’t take a code cracker to work out that singer, songwriter and guitarist Taylor Goldsmith and his cohorts have gone...

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Attorney criticizes OKC Catholic archdiocese for comments about priest

The attorney for a Catholic priest suspended from ministry by the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City says he is considering filing a...

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Oxygen found on Mars could be key to extraterrestrial life

A researcher at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory finds that salty water on Mars could absorb oxygen from the thin atmosphere....

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What you’ll pay for Medicare in 2019

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: I know there will be a small 2.8 percent cost-of-living increase in Social Security benefits next year but...

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Help children process acts of violence

The Pittsburgh tragedy prompts new efforts to help children process violence.

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In 1968, doctors gave an Oklahoma teen six weeks to live. Fifty years later, he’s still here.

In 1968, doctors told Kindell, then a junior at Pryor High School, that he had acute myeloid leukemia and it was terminal....

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OKC woman deals with cancer again 11 years after she beat it

You’d have to be asleep for all of October to miss hearing about breast cancer: everything from football players’ shoelaces to...

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Oklahoma health notes for Nov. 6

Oklahoma health notes for Nov. 6

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Suicides among Japanese young people hit 30-year high

Child suicides in Japan are the highest they have been in more than three decades, the country's education ministry says. In...

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More two-year colleges are incorporating elements of student life into their campuses

Students want to feel part of something bigger than themselves. Whether it’s joining student government or cultural...

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Oklahoma History Center opens new exhibit 'Votes for Women' celebrating 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in the state

With the big elections coming Tuesday, the Oklahoma History Center is marking the opening of a new photographic exhibit...

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Sewing guild to stitch heart-shaped bags as service project

The Oklahoma City chapter of American Sewing Guild will finish sewing heart-shaped bags during its monthly meeting on Thursday.

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Edmond nonprofit U R Special to give new clothing to more than 500 children Nov. 9-10

The Edmond nonprofit U R Special will be giving new clothes to more than 500 children Nov. 9 and 10.

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Man who killed 2 at yoga studio was fired for touching girl

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The man who shot and killed two women at a yoga studio was fired from his job as a substitute teacher...

Getting 'Radical'

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Tim Barringer is aware that the concept of “Victorian Radicals” might seem strange and surprising. “You usually use those words in separate sentences: Victorian means like Grandma's closet, cakes — Victoria's Secret. I don't know, it has a...

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Speaker to discuss symbols on tombstones during Nov. 14 genealogy meeting

The Oklahoma Home and Community Education Genealogy Group will explore the meaning behind engraved symbols on gravestones...

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Infinite Danger Room #105: Costume changes!

Halloween is over, but we aren't done talking about superhero costumes! In this previously "lost episode," Infinite Danger Room...

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Ludacris, Migos to perform at pre-Super Bowl concert

NEW YORK (AP) — Ludacris, Migos and Lil Jon will represent Atlanta and hip-hop culture when they perform at the EA SPORTS BOWL...

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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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Don't spank: Pediatricians warn parents of long-term harms

The nation's leading pediatricians' group has strengthened its advice against spanking and other physical punishment because of...

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5 Oklahoma City Public Schools picked for Disney Musicals in Schools program

Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma announces today the five new local schools that have been selected to participate in the 2018-19...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 5, 2018: Hear Hippo Campus at The Jones Assembly

Minneapolis four-piece band Hippo Campus, who just released their latest album "Bambi" via Grand Jury, are bringing their...

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Deputies: Woman claims she was handed baby at Disney resort

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a woman walked into a Walt Disney World resort claiming a stranger had given her a...

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Family Talk: Stop wishing your life away

Whatever phase we're in, it’s best to experience and enjoy it fully and not spend time wishing we were in a different place

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Parenting: How to raise a voter

Tuesday, voters will elect a slate of leaders who will decide how best to address a variety of issues that will profoundly...

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Nature & You: Something's afoot in nature

Here's a tale of how a golden eagle attempted to grab columnist Neil Garrison's foot while he was on a nature hike in...

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Black widow bites up slightly this year in Oklahoma

The painful bite of the black widow can be life-threatening for some people. Bites are slightly up this year compared to last...

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20-40-60 Etiquette: Does good behavior still matter?

QUESTION: I just read Kurt Reiger's letter (among others) to the editor in The Oklahoman Saturday, Oct. 6th. Reiger referenced...

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Oklahoma Railway Museum making tracks into second decade

The Oklahoma Railway Museum opened in 1999 in northeast Oklahoma City. Two decades later, plans to double in size are ahead.

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Veriheal connects you with medical marijuana doctors

It has been a long arduous journey, but the medicine is finally here, and people are excited about it.

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Interview and video: 'Avatar' actor Stephen Lang bringing one-man show 'Beyond Glory' to OKC for Veterans Day

But with his long-running one-man show “Beyond Glory,” Lang, 66, embodies eight Medal of Honor recipients in about 80 minutes,...

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Catholic priest removed from ministry in Oklahoma

Archbishop Paul Coakley on Sunday announced the removal of the Rev. James Mickus from ministry pending investigation of an...

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Man says he wrestled with gunman during yoga studio shooting

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A man trying to stop a shooting attack on a Florida yoga studio said Sunday that he wrestled with the...

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Walk on the wild side in Shreveport, Bossier City

There's plenty of wildlife to see and food to eat in Shreveport and Bossier City, Louisiana.

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Interviews and photos: Oklahoma City Symphonic Band to perform annual Veterans Day concert

The Oklahoma City Symphonic Band will put on its annual Veterans Day concert Thursday at Oklahoma City University. Originally...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 4, 2018: See Oklahoma City University's production of 'Little Women'

Oklahoma City University’s Wanda L. Bass School of Music presents a 3 p.m. matinee performance today of "Little Women," based...

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Deborah Harkness' latest is an adjunct to her All Souls trilogy.

Deborah Harkness' latest is an adjunct to her All Souls trilogy.

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Nonprofit notes for Nov. 4

Items of interest among Oklahoma City's nonprofit community.

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Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc. for Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018

Orchestra League, Dedication, Luncheon, Cocktails, Town Hall, Fall Dinner, Art Reception

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Drew Williams' freshman sci-fi novel is the beginning of a planned series.

Drew Williams' freshman sci-fi novel is the beginning of a planned series.

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Oklahoma best-sellers

Oklahoma best-sellers

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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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Protagonists battle corruption, pasts in two gritty crime novels.

Protagonists battle corruption, pasts in two gritty crime novels.

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Oklahoma book signings

Oklahoma book signings

John Grisham-supported candidate loses Oklahoma DA race

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Oklahoma district attorney said he was flabbergasted that best-selling author John Grisham supported his challenger in the Nov. 6 general election.

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Museum to host saloon-style event

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum will host 'Ante Up!' event with saloon-style games to benefit educational programs.

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Cowboys beat writer Gary Myers brings his intimate knowledge of the team to bear in new book.

Cowboys beat writer Gary Myers brings his intimate knowledge of the team to bear in new book.

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Photos of galas, nonprofit events and charity benefits in the Oklahoma City area

Photos of galas, nonprofit events and charity benefits in the Oklahoma City area.

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Trailer: Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman featured on 'Carpool Karaoke: The Series'

One of Hollywood's favorite comedy power couples, Megan Mullally, who grew up in Oklahoma City, and Nick Offerman are featured...

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Listen: Oklahoma native Joe Diffie releases impassioned new single 'Quit You'

Grammy Award-winning country music recording artist and Oklahoma native Joe Diffie has released the impassioned new single...

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Listen: Blake Shelton serves up raucous cover of Bobby Bare's 'Tequila Sheila'

Blake Shelton released this week his raucous cover of Bobby Bare's storied story-song "Tequila Sheila."

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On National Bison Day, National Cowboy Museum announces 2019 bison exhibit

In honor of National Bison Day - which is today - the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum announces its upcoming...

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Interviews, photos and video: Cirque du Soleil takes on cool new challenge with ice show 'Crystal'

It took 17 semitractor-trailers to bring “Crystal” to Oklahoma City, but there was more packed into those trucks than sparkling...

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Season preview: OKC Philharmonic teams with Thunder, Dodgers and Energy to launch Discovery Family Series

The philharmonic will kick off its 2018-19 Discovery season by teaming up with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Dodgers and Energy at...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 3, 2018: Hear Bryce Merritt and KALO at the Tower Theatre

Nashville, Tennessee-based singer-songwriter Bryce Merritt, who hails from Edmond, will play a home-state album release show at...

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Memory lane leads to Sears, where else?

Memory lane leads to Sears, where else?

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Japan's mobile mosque takes 'omotenashi' hospitality everywhere

URAYASU, Japan — A "mobile mosque" was unveiled in Japan's Chiba Prefecture, in late September, with Muslim residents of the...

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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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Donations sought for Jesus House Thanksgiving baskets

The Jesus House has had a busy year commemorating its 45th year serving Oklahoma City’s homeless and those battling addiction....

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Oklahoma Baptists will install new leader at annual meeting; issue of foster care will be addressed at gathering

The Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma's 2018 annual meeting is set for Nov. 12-13 at First Baptist Church of Edmond. Theme...

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Bible lesson for Nov. 3

Bible lesson for Nov. 3

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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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Couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage.

Anniversaries for Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018.

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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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Gift Goes On event in Bethany, OK, to aid adoption fund

A holiday shopping event called The Gift Goes On will be 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 13 at The Cube at Council Road Baptist Church, 7903...

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After massacre, painstaking and painful care for the dead

As the first funerals for the victims of the Pittsburgh massacre began, two rabbis and five other volunteers approached the...

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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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Plants won't notice time change

Plants won't notice time change.

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Gaineses bowled over by contest entry

Several things may have helped separate Rhonda Hefton's video entry from the rest of the entries submitted to the Chipstarter...

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Chipping in: Help for HopeHouse

The faith-based nonprofit HopeHouse OKC has big plans to fix up a house in desperate need of a makeover. The organization...

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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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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.

See the winners of this year's Readers' Choice Awards

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Readers’ Choice marks 25 years of the best in OKC

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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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Video: Oklahoma singer-songwriter Ken Pomeroy releases new album 'Hallways'

Oklahoma singer-songwriter Ken Pomeroy, 16, releases today her sophomore song collection, "Hallways," on nonprofit Tulsa-based...

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Videos: Oklahoma rocker JD McPherson releases first Christmas album, 'Socks,' planning OKC holiday show

Oklahoma rocker JD McPherson’s delivers his anticipated first Christmas album, "Socks," today on New West Records.

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Police: Death toll in shooting at Florida yoga studio rises to three, including shooter

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police: Death toll in shooting at Florida yoga studio rises to three, including shooter.

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Video: Pistol Annies celebrate 'Interstate Gospel' album release with 'Tonight Show,' 'Good Morning America' performances

Country supertrio Pistol Annies - former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert, (Lone Star Annie), Ashley Monroe (Hippie Annie)...

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Video: 'Sweet Home Oklahoma' star Jennifer Welch's new Bravo series 'Sweet Home' premieres tonight

Jennifer Welch, the Nichols Hills interior designer who broke out as a reality TV star last year on "Sweet Home Oklahoma," is...

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Police: One dead besides shooter, four in critical condition after shooting at Florida yoga studio

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police: One dead besides shooter, four in critical condition after shooting at Florida yoga studio .

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Official: Shooter killed himself, wounded at least four others at Florida yoga studio

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Official: Shooter killed himself, wounded at least four others at Florida yoga studio.

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Police are investigating a multiple-person shooting at a yoga studio in Florida's capital city

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police are investigating a multiple-person shooting at a yoga studio in Florida's capital city.

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Caravan artist tattoos loved ones' names for fellow migrants

JUCHITAN, Mexico (AP) — As he traveled with several thousand other migrants through southern Mexico this week with dreams of...

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Prosecutor: Altar girl in relationship with priest pregnant

CLEVELAND (AP) — Authorities are investigating whether a Roman Catholic diocese in Ohio responded appropriately last November...

Life

'Nutcracker' an overstuffed holiday feast

The pacing and tone occasionally get as clunky as an old-fashioned windup toy, but Disney’s live-action movie adaptation “The...

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OKC's Chesapeake Arena adds to 2019 concert calendar

Chesapeake Energy Arena has added four more major concert tours to its 2019 calendar.

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Trump pledges asylum crackdown, tent cities; is it legal?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he plans to sign an order next week that could lead to the large-scale detention...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 2, 2018: See the new OKC theater company 19th Century Hound perform inside Factory Obscura's 'Beyond'

The new Oklahoma City-based immersive theater and film company 19th Century Hound is introducing a new show titled “Those Who...

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Luck is on Oklahoma songwriter’s side

Carter Sampson called her new album “Lucky,” but “grateful” would have been just as apt. Released in October on Tulsa label...

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Dog shoots man, man survives, defends dog: 'He's a good dog.'

A dog named Charlie shot a man named "Tex" on the way to a jackrabbit hunt in the New Mexico desert. “It went through my ribs...

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Garth Brooks announces first two dates of stadium tour

Oklahoma native and Country Music Hall of Famer Garth Brooks announced today the first two dates on his previously announced...

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Watch: Pistol Annies appearing tonight on 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,' release raucous 'Got My Name Changed Back' video

Country supertrio Pistol Annies - former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert, (Lone Star Annie), Ashley Monroe (Hippie Annie)...

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Tickets on sale Friday for Noname's spring 2019 OKC show

Acclaimed recording artist Noname, aka Fatimah Warner, will blur the lines of poetry and hip hop with the music she will...

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Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean with Miranda Lambert and more to perform on 2018 CMA Awards

Oklahoma native Garth Brooks, Jason Aldean with former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert, Luke Combs, Midland and Brett Young...

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Leopard prints are easy to spot this season

This classic print is all the rage

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What to do in Oklahoma on Nov. 1, 2018: Hear esteemed violinist Anne Akiko Meyers in concert with the Mozart Orchestra of New York at Edmond's Armstrong...

EDMOND - Esteemed violinist Anne Akiko Meyers will perform at 7:30 tonight at Armstrong Auditorium, 14400 S Bryant Road, with...

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US construction spending flat in September, with home building up but government projects down

WASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending flat in September, with home building up but government projects down.

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Father, daughter killed when struck by car on Halloween

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — A South Florida man and his 5-year-old daughter died after being struck by a car while trick-or-treating on...

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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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Unlikely landscape: OKC grows urban forest through community foundation program

Landscape architect Brian Dougherty has been involved with planting as many as 10,000 trees since joining the Oklahoma City...

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Not all of America wants to 'fall back' and 'spring forward'

Almost exactly a year ago, Florida state Sen. Greg Steube left the barbershop with more than a haircut. The woman giving him a...

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Woman survives six days in Arizona desert after car crash

A 53-year-old woman survived six days in the Arizona desert on grass and water after crashing her car, before being...

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Revelers kick off NY Halloween parade amid tight security

NEW YORK (AP) — Costumed revelers celebrated Halloween in a jittery New York on Wednesday with the city's police department out...

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

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

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Home of late music icon Aretha Franklin listed for sale

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The suburban Detroit home of the late "Queen of Soul" is for sale.Aretha Franklin's...

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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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Georgia construction workers find roughly 1,000 human teeth hidden inside wall

Construction workers renovating an older building in Valdosta, Ga., braced themselves last week after cracking open a wall to...

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Blake Shelton to kick off 2019 tour in OKC

Oklahoma country music superstar Blake Shelton has announced plans for his new tour, “Friends & Heroes 2019,” which will...

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Country singer Jon Pardi named face for Retro Wrangler

New Wrangler collection brings contemporary style

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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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Searching for room in the inn

A re-enactment of the biblical story of Jesus' birth is a holiday tradition for some metro-area residents. The re-enactment,...

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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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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 31, 2018: Celebrate Halloween with Factory Obscura's 'Beyond' and The Procession

Happy Halloween! Celebrate All Hallows Eve with the Factory Obscura art collective, which will ceremoniously open the fourth...

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Sumptuous, savory treats make Norman Chocolate Festival a sweet tradition

Chocolate is the secret sauce in a successful fundraising recipe to benefit parent teacher associations representing 20 schools...

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New traditional Mexican restaurant opens in Norman

NORMAN — Erik Torres and Jesus Herrera open the doors to their traditional Mexican-style restaurant, “Los Compadres Cafe,” at...

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OKC Animal Shelter offers free adoptions amid overcrowding

A free adoption day will be held from noon to 5:30 p.m. Saturday to help ease overcrowding at the OKC Animal Shelter, 2811 SE 29.

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In Japan, Mona Lisa mosaic made with sliced bread

FUKUOKA, Japan — Students of a cooking and confectionery school in Fukuoka made a mosaic depicting Leonardo Da Vinci's "Mona...

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Iconic loaves

TAMPA, Fla. — It's been said that a time-traveler, even from a generation ago, would find much of our sped-up world shockingly...

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Cooking up convenience

America's Test Kitchen herds traditional Shepherd's Pie into a one-pan wonder.

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Talkin' Brocc-o-li

America's Test Kitchen believes the key to top-flight broccoli is cooking the daylights out of it.

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How a self-taught pastry chef in Alabama became one of the best in the nation

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — It's just before 2 p.m., the end of a workday that began at 5:30 a.m. for Dolester Miles, a self-taught...

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Giant moths, megalodons, the battle of the Washita in museum's 2018-19 lineup

NORMAN — Megalodons, the battle of the Washita, giant moths and Osage weddings are all featured exhibits on the 2018-19...

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Edmond family remembers son through 5K Little Red Heart Run

The inaugural Little Red Heart Run, organized by the LifeShare Foundation, will include music, food, kids’ activities and...

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Norman library blends traditional and innovative elements

NORMAN — Norman's new Central Branch Library is on target for completion by next summer, after the $39 million project's...

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New medical school opening in 2020

The Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences will open the nation’s first college of medicine on tribal land in...

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Flavor first

Elizabeth Karmel shares a recipe for pulled beef and pickles so long on flavor no one will notice how short it is on good looks.

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Oh, so many dining options

The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, shares the latest news from the local dining scene, including a new Italian restaurant...

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Pop star!

The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, shares an easy recipe for decadent popcorn cake just in time for Halloween.

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Pounding forth with no end in sight

Melba Lovelace shares recipes, insights and inspiration from her weekly exchange with readers.

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Spawning flavors

America's Test Kitchen lures you into tasty salmon in minutes.

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Vive La Toast!

America's Test Kitchen devotes its energies into making sure you serve French Toast good enough to be served in Paris.

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Learn to churn and not to burn

Wednesday Cooking 101: Pizza — Vera Cheek, Francis Tuttle, 6:20 to 9:20 p.m., $49. Thursday Mustard From Scratch — Peter...

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Science museum plans Scouting events

Boy Scouts with an interest in astronomy and Cub Scouts who want to explore the great indoors should look no further than...

Floral prints bloom for fall

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Florals in the spring are a given. But for fall fashion? Not so much. That's what makes this trend even more appealing this season. These are dark florals, more autumnal, said Cindi Shelby, director of new stylists for Worth New York. “More...

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Sumptuous skinny chili

America's Test Kitchen has a trick for making delicious chili with lean beef.

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Beans strictly prohibited

Katie Workman shares her recipe for traditional Texas-style chili.

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Sheriff's office posts "no-trick-or-treat" signs in yards of registered sex offenders

The sheriff's office of Butts County, Georgia, wants to ensure that kids celebrating Halloween will be safe while...

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Photos and video: Kristin Chenoweth sings national anthem, continues 'Wicked' anniversary celebration, poses with Boban Marjanovic at OKC Thunder game

Broken Arrow native Kristin Chenoweth returned to her home state Tuesday to sing the national anthem before the Oklahoma City...

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Air date set for 2018 'CMA Country Christmas,' hosted by Reba McEntire

The Country Music Association has announced that its ninth annual “CMA Country Christmas” will air at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10 on...

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Photos: Reba McEntire, Ronnie Dunn and more honored by Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Former Tulsan Ronnie Dunn, K.T. Oslin, Byron Hill, Wayne Kirkpatrick and Joe Melson were officially...

Life

Watch: MercyMe gets newsy with lyric video for 'Best News Ever'

Check out the "read all about it"-themed lyric video for MercyMe's new single “Best News Ever,” which earlier this month became...

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Photos and video: The songs and stars Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel shine on NBC's 'Wicked' reunion special

Anyone who watched any part of Monday night's airing of the special "A Very Wicked Halloween: Celebrating 15 Years on Broadway"...

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Indian couple who died in Yosemite took risks for photos

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — She was a self-described "adrenaline junkie," and he took "wow-worthy photos" of the couple posing at the...

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MercyMe returning to Oklahoma for OKC tour stop

Award-winning contemporary Christian band MercyMe, which was formed in Edmond, has announced plans for its 2019 “Imagine Nation...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 30, 2018: Hear Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble perform 'Beethoven's Vienna'

Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble will present “Beethoven’s Vienna,” featuring guest violinist Aaron Berofsky, at 7:30 tonight at...

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Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame to induct all-woman class including Jody Miller, Gayla Peevy, Gail Davies and more

Nine Oklahoma women whose careers have spanned decades will be inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in Nov. 27...

Health

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...

Life

Meeting to highlight role of Native Americans in Battle of Honey Springs

An Oklahoma historian will discuss Indians in the Civil War’s Battle of Honey Springs during Thursday's meeting of the Oklahoma...

Life

Longevity hot spots yield surprising data

Longevity may be in the genes as much as it is in healthy behavior.

Health

Doctor's visits can be real hurdles for disabled people

Laws meant to prohibit discrimination against the disabled fall short when it comes to visiting the doctor's office, leaving...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

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

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Oklahoma health notes for Oct. 30

Oklahoma health notes for Oct. 30

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Top dental care products for seniors

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: I have arthritis in my hands that affects my grip strength and dexterity and makes brushing my teeth...

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National Down Syndrome Awareness Month time for celebrating, educating

October is National Down Syndrome Awareness Month, an opportunity to celebrate individuals with Down syndrome

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What makes your heart thump and your palms sweat?

Some people enjoy the feeling of being scared. Others hate it. But what is "fear"?

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Scottish ex-cage fighter suffering ‘recurring flashbacks’ after taxi driver bashing in Melbourne

EUAN Fraser’s night out in Melbourne almost cost him his life. The 30-year-old former cage fighter from Dundee in Scotland was...

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Metro faith community comes together to pray for Pittsburgh

About 450 people gathered on Sunday at Temple B'nai Israel, 4901 N Pennsylvania, for a prayer vigil for victims of the...

Life

Devon Ice Rink opens for the season in November in downtown OKC's Myriad Gardens

Skaters will be able to partake in daily public skating, private parties and special events all winter long.

Life

Need a Halloween costume? Here are 10 ideas

It's Halloween week and that means costumes! Infinite Danger Room panelists Matthew Price, Anthony Brown, Kade Poulson and...

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Tyler Perry and Tiffany Haddish somber at film premiere

NEW YORK (AP) — At the world premiere of his new film, "Nobody's Fool," Tyler Perry hoped that "good people" from all...

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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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Courage, beauty and hope

Breast cancer survivors tell their stories in their own words.

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7 shot, hurt at California nightclub holding Halloween party

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Seven people were shot and wounded early Monday during a Halloween party at a Southern California...

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Oklahoma native Mary Millben to perform at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum 25th anniversary tribute dinner

NEW YORK – Actress, recording artist and Oklahoma native Mary Millben will perform at tonight's United States Holocaust...

Sandi Patty gives 'Voice' to grace, faith

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In her new book "The Voice," gospel recording artist Sandi Patty describes a period in her life when she felt voiceless and how she began to listen to the Lord's voice to find her own.

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Mario Lopez steps into "shoe" business

TV host ties up shoe collection for men and boys

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Photos and video: Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel to star in tonight's 'A Very Wicked Halloween' TV special

NBC is celebrating “Wicked’s” 15th anniversary on Broadway with a televised Halloween party/musical theater super-reunion with...

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Interviews, photos and video: 'Cowboy Crossings' showcasing fine art and traditional arts at National Cowboy Museum

For the eighth year, the Cowboy Artists of America members are showing their fine paintings, drawings and sculptures alongside...

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KISS bringing final tour to Oklahoma City in 2019

After storied 45-year career that helped launch an era of rock 'n' roll legends, KISS recently announced that they will launch...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 29, 2018: Check out Brick-or-Treat in Bricktown

The Bricktown Association and Downtown OKC Partnership will host the fifth annual Brick-or-Treat Halloween festival for kids in...

Health

Customer service is essential to keeping clients

Gym owner should be informed of employees' customer service, or lack thereof.

Life

Family Talk: Is family a cause or cure for loneliness?

To stave off loneliness, strive to spend the 'just right' amount of time with those you love.

Life

Time to check smoke alarms, be careful with space heaters and fireplaces as weather turns cooler

Check smoke alarms and take extra precautions with fireplaces and space heaters as the weather turns cooler and fire calls will...

Life

The Archivist: Family flees home, blames grandpa's spirit for antics

Did you know there was an Oklahoma connection to the movie 'Poltergeist?'

Health

Project31 helps heal breast cancer's emotional wounds

Project31 sponsors support groups in 10 hospitals and serves 700 women with a volunteer leadership team of 15 fellow survivors.

Health

A dietitian's call for trick-or-treat season: Let them eat candy

I absolutely loved Halloween when I was a kid. I grew up in a community where every house had a pumpkin glowing in the window,...

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Five 'haunted hotels' for people who like a good scare

For those of who have an interest in the macabre, staying at a haunted hotel might be more relaxing than terrifying. Domestic...

Life

Nature & You: Confessions of a bird lover

Concerning the bird-watching code of ethics, columnist says, 'Do as I say; not as I do.'

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How to save electricity in ways that really count

Before we look at how to save electricity, let's talk about why. Most electric powercomes from burning nonrenewable fossil...

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New medical alert system designed to support aging parents and caregivers.

Cindy was one of the first people in our area to become a customer of Homelife Care, a new medical alert system designed by Cox...

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Greek, Italian presidents attend WWII commemoration parade

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Sunday attended Greece's annual military parade...

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'Sound of Music' cast to tip hat to 75th anniversary of 'Oklahoma!'

Actors from a new national touring production of “The Sound of Music” will make a special Oklahoma City stop Thursday morning...

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Interviews, photos and video: Maestro Joel Levine prepares to conduct his delayed farewell concert with Oklahoma City Philharmonic

More than five months after it was originally scheduled, Levine, the founder and music director emeritus of the Oklahoma City...

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Oklahoma book signings

Oklahoma book signings

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The hair necessities: Former foster youths collect hair care products

Two young professionals who experienced foster care as youths have created Cut It Forward, a nonprofit organization aimed at...

Life

Generational story centers on a haunted house, an artist's muse and a famous piece of jewelry.

Generational story centers on a haunted house, an artist's muse and a famous piece of jewelry.

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Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc. for Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018

Cocktail parties, Coterie Club, Wedding Shower, Receptions, Art Show

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Borrowed time: Make sure your kids aren’t stuck with your time share

Timeshare owners James and Barbara Ruh enjoy their annual vacations in Hawaii,but they don't want their daughters to be...

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Oklahoma and Publisher's Weekly best-sellers

Oklahoma and Publisher's Weekly best-sellers

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Photos of galas, nonprofit events and charity benefits in the Oklahoma City area

Photos of galas, nonprofit events and charity benefits in the Oklahoma City area.

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Nonprofit notes

Students help Boys and Girls Club Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School seniors recently completed their Senior Service...

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New offerings by Flame Tree Press offer frights for adult readers.

New offerings by Flame Tree Press offer frights for adult readers.

Business

Ex-trial lawyer called to lead Oklahoma City nonprofit

A former employment and civil rights trial attorney, Jim Priest was in his 40s when his heart called him to do something...

Life

Part "Saw," part "Survivor," Chris McGeorge's "Guess Who" is entirely gripping.

Part "Saw," part "Survivor," Chris McGeorge's "Guess Who" is entirely gripping.

Life

Video: Oklahoma one-man band Mike Hosty featured in 'Play It Loud' music series Season 2 debut

"Play It Loud,” an original music series that follows award-winning Oklahoma independent filmmaker Adam Hampton as he explores...

The OK -- The Health Issue

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I turned seven in 1968, the youngest of four, but old enough to remember the dinner table disagreements that sometimes grew heated. My dad, a combat veteran of World War II, at that point, still supported America's involvement in Vietnam. My...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 27, 2018: Catch the last performance of The Pollard Theatre's 'Ghost the Musical' in Guthrie

GUTHRIE - See The Pollard Theatre’s final performance of “Ghost the Musical” at 8 tonight at the downtown Guthrie theater, 120...

Life

Bible lesson for Oct. 27

Bible lesson for Oct. 27

Life

Trick-or-treat safety tips

Tips for trick-or-treaters could spell a safer Halloween.

Life

Couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage.

Anniversaries for Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018.

Business

Will we have good fall colors? And why are all these twigs falling?

Will we have good fall colors? And why are all these twigs falling?

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'The feel of Gatewood'

Three homes, a garden and midcentury Flamingo Apartments will be on the Sunday tour.

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Oct. 27, 2018

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Oct. 27, 2018.

Business

Wreath revival

Upcoming book, "Wreaths," offers a new twist on the circular form.

Business

Street of Dreams wraps up Sunday

Street of Dreams wraps up Sunday.

Life

St. Elijah's festival to offer taste of cuisine, culture

St. Elijah Orthodox Christian Church will host its annual Food Fest on Friday through Nov. 3 at 15000 N May.

Business

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Oct. 27, 2018

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Oct. 27, 2018.

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Heated bathroom floors hit hot OKC apartment market

Tulsan Ed Leinbach spares no amenity in competing with other upscale developers and their luxury apartments.

Business

Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's gardening community

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

Life

Religion briefs for Oct. 27

Religion briefs for Oct. 27

Business

The Oklahoman's real estate notes for Oct. 27, 2018

The Oklahoman's real estate notes for Oct. 27, 2018.

Life

Historic moment for church

The First Baptist Church of Oklahoma City congregation recently called the Rev. Sarah Stewart as the church's first female pastor.

Business

Which is better at valuing your home, you or a computer program?

Which is better at valuing your home, you or a computer program?

Business

Tree for All

Myriad Gardens’ Tree Giveaway and Sale Presented by Cox Communications.

Business

Speaking of aging-in-place and universal design

The Oklahoma City Mayor's Committee on Disability Concerns presented awards to people who work or volunteer countless hours for...

Life

Patrons play with kittens at Priscilla's Pop-up Cat Cafe

Priscilla's Pop-up Cat Cafe was part of this week's ANIMAL 2018 Conference of Ideas, Impact and Inspiration at the Skirvin...

Health

OSU Extension offers Master Wellness Volunteer Program

The OSU Cooperative Extension Service is accepting applications for the Extension Master Wellness Volunteer Program for 2019.

Business

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Oct. 27, 2018

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Oct. 27, 2018.

Life

Incarceration outreach church seeks support

Pennsylvania Avenue Redemption Church, 1320 N Pennsylvania Ave, is seeking support to continue its mission to serve...

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In brief

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Halloween safety takes a village of the living

HouseLogic.com presents "7 Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips that Every Homeowner Should Know." Paw Paw and his house kitties approve...

Life

Watch: All-American Rejects celebrate 'Sweet 16' anniversary for debut album with vinyl release, 'The Last Song' pop-up video

The All-American Rejects, the pop-punk band formed in 1999 in Stillwater, is celebrating the "Sweet 16" anniversary of the...

Life

Video: Oklahoma singer-songwriter Carter Sampson releases new album 'Lucky'

Award-winning Oklahoma singer-songwriter Carter Sampson is celebrating today the release of her latest record, “Lucky.”

Life

Watch: Pentatonix releases new holiday album, 'Christmas Is Here!,' video for 'Sweater Weather'

Grammy-winning vocal group Pentatonix, which includes former University of Oklahoma student Kirstin Maldonado, releases today...

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Interview, photos and video: Cirque du Soleil bringing new ice show 'Crystal' to Oklahoma

The new production is skating into Oklahoma City for seven shows Wednesday through Nov. 4 at the Cox Convention Center, before...

Health

Good parenting starts with healthy parents

The first thing parents need to do is tend to themselves, making sure they are becoming a healthy and wise adult.

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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What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 26, 2018: See Oklahoma City Ballet's production of 'Alice (In Wonderland)'

See the Oklahoma City Ballet perform the state premiere of "Alice (In Wonderland)" at 8 tonight, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2...

Life

Two women's trunk shows happening at Boutique One

Check out these women's clothing lines

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'Corpse flower' that smells like dirty diapers to bloom

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Just in time for Halloween, a rare "corpse flower" that gets its nickname from its putrid smell is...

Sports

Florida's Dan Mullen returns to high-stakes 'Cocktail Party'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dan Mullen remembered the outcomes, but he couldn't quite recall the details.So he went searching for...

Life

Celebrate Halloween with these 12 central Oklahoma tricks and treats

From the merry to the macabre, a variety of tricks and treats are planned in central Oklahoma in honor of Halloween.

Life

Inaugural Pobal Celtic & Bluegrass Festival planned in Edmond

The Patriarch is hosting Saturday its inaugural Pobal Celtic & Bluegrass Festival. The event is free and open to the...

Life

Movie review: 'Hunter Killer' drifts as engaging but forgettable submarine adventure

It may not be as useless as a screen door on a submarine, but “Hunter Killer” doesn’t come close to threatening “The Hunt for...

Life

Theater review: 'Ghost the Musical' is a haunting must-see tale

GUTHRIE — The love story is thrilling, and the thriller story is chilling as The Pollard Theatre is presenting “Ghost the...

Life

Celebrate Halloween early at comic shops

Spooky comics are in the spotlight for Saturday's Halloween ComicFest, a national event promoted by Diamond Comic...

Life

Luck of the Irish: Edmond beer house to host music festival

EDMOND — Brad Mullenix wasn't really planning to put on a music festival, but apparently that sometimes happens when you book...

Life

Walking 'In Her Shoes': Faith leaders participate in domestic violence simulation

As part of "In Her Shoes," a one-day seminar sponsored by the Interfaith Alliance of Oklahoma, clergy and others went through a...

Life

A dozen Oklahoma treats to celebrate Halloween

From the merry to the macabre, a variety of tricks and treats are planned in central Oklahoma in honor of Halloween. Here are a...

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Sinéad O'Connor converts to Islam

Irish singer Sinéad O'Connor has announced she has converted to Islam. The artist, who is best known for her 1990 hit version...

Life

Need jeans? Michael Strahan's menswear has you covered

Michael Strahan's men's clothing line now includes jeans

Life

Ariana Grande to play OKC on 'The Sweetener World Tour'

Multiplatinum-selling, record-breaking superstar Ariana Grande announces today the first leg of "The Sweetener World Tour,"...

Health

Oklahoma prison experiences three synthetic opioid overdoses in one day

On same day, three prisoners at one Oklahoma prison overdose on synthetic opioids

Life

Video: Carrie Underwood to flip the switch Friday for 10th Annual Opry Goes Pink

NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Grand Ole Opry and Checotah native Carrie Underwood are joining together in the fight against breast...

Life

Tickets on sale Friday for The Tallest Man on Earth's upcoming OKC show

Swedish folk singer and songwriter Kristian Matsson, aka The Tallest Man on Earth, will perform April 27 at the ACM@UCO...

Business

US pending home sales nudged upward in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pending home sales rose slightly in September, but contract signings are depressed from a year ago as...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 25, 2018: Hear The Nixons at the Tower Theatre

Hear reunited alternative rockers The Nixons play a hometown show at 8 tonight at the Tower Theatre, 425 NW 23.

Life

Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese officially making Oklahoma true-crime book 'Killers of the Flower Moon' their next film collaboration

Academy Award-winning helmer Martin Scorsese has officially signed on to direct and Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio to...

Life

Edmond schools to host Parent University

Edmond Public Schools and its community partners will present Parent University from 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 1 at the district’s...

Life

Animal prints roar this fall

It's impossible to ignore one of this season's strongest trends. Animal prints are everywhere and on almost everything. Shoes,...

Health

Grant funds will assist drug court

Cleveland County Commissioners recently accepted a $550,000 grant for Cleveland County Drug Court from the U.S. Department of...

Life

How a fashionista purged her closet. You can, too.

Stacy Smallwood is passionate about fashion. As owner and head buyer of Hampden Clothing, an upscale women's boutique in...

Life

Teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country

When he first noticed a fuzziness in his left eye, in June, high school student Josh Bangert thought he'd simply become...

Life

Plaza District to host Day of the Dead event

The annual Day of the Dead Festival in the Plaza District will return for its fifth year from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday on the 1700...

Life

New York library lends out ties, briefcases, handbags for job interviews

Most libraries across the country provide much more than books: They have computers and printers, and some even have telescopes...

Life

Video: Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel share 'Wicked' memories on the 'Today' show

"Wicked" stars Kristin Chenoweth, who hails from Broken Arrow, and Idina Menzel sat down with Jenna Bush Hager to chat about...

Life

Pistol Annies, Thomas Rhett, Kasey Musgraves and more to perform on 2018 CMA Awards

NASHVILLE – Former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert and her Pistol Annies, Dierks Bentley with Brothers Osborne, Florida...

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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Dunkin' taking on Starbucks with improved espresso drinks

First, Dunkin' dropped the "Donuts" from its name. Now it's adding fancy espresso drinks to its menu.Dunkin' says U.S....

Life

‘The Voice’ standout Brian Nhira hosting hometown Oklahoma Christmas show

This concert will feature a collection of popular pop Christmas tunes as well as some of the classics performed by “The Voice”...

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Sales of new U.S. homes plunged 5.5 percent in September; supply of unsold homes at 7-year high

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes plunged 5.5 percent in September; supply of unsold homes at 7-year high.

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New women's fragrance from Burberry

Burberry introduces new women's fragrance

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'America's Got Talent' winner Darci Lynne Farmer planning OKC hometown show on 2019 tour

"America's Got Talent" Season 12 champion Darci Lynne Farmer will make a hometown stop on her 2019 "Darci Lynne and Friends:...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Oct. 24, 2018: Hear Social Distortion at the Diamond Ballroom

Punk rockers Social Distortion are bringing their fall tour to Oklahoma City for a show at 8 tonight at the Diamond Ballroom,...

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Photos and video: As Battle Rounds wrap up on 'The Voice' Season 15, it's 'Closing Time' for Tulsan Natalie Brady

The Season 15 Battle Rounds wrapped up Tuesday on "The Voice," and as the singing the competition moves on to its next phase,...

Life

Pigs fly when fueled with cheese

Chef Sara Moulton shares an easy, cheesy recipe for pork steaks.

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OSU-OKC Farmers Market to host inaugural Fall Festival on Saturday

The Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City Farmers Market will celebrate the fall harvest this month by hosting its inaugural...

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Spicy sprouts are happy sprouts

Katie Workman shares a recipe for Brussels sprouts imbued with inspiration from Korean chili sauce.

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Costumed canines converge in OKC

Sunday's Spooky Pooch Parade brought creatures large and quite small to the Myriad Botanical Gardens, 301 W Reno.

Health

Breaking into breast cancer, immune therapy shows wider promise

Drugmakers are honing in on which cancer patients will benefit from new immune therapies — and finding many more than skeptics...

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Chef tricks save calories

America's Test Kitchen prepares you for the coming holiday calorie storm with a cream soup without cream but plenty of healthy,...

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Four-alarm fowl

Nashbird features Nashville-style hot fried chicken and soon will open a second store in Edmond. The Oklahoman's Food Dude,...