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Find your thrill at the Grill on the Hill

The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, spotlights The Grill on the Hill, Capitol Hill's living heartbeat and great place for a...

Health

Poll: Support for 'Medicare-for-all' fluctuates with details

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans like the idea of "Medicare-for-all," but support flips to disapproval if it would result in higher...

News

Coroner: Couple intoxicated during fatal Yosemite fall

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A young couple from India who wrote a travel blog were intoxicated when they died in a fall from a scenic...

Business

US home sales fell 6.4 percent in December to worst pace since late 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — US home sales fell 6.4 percent in December to worst pace since late 2015.

News

Woodpecker damage? Try scare tactics, redirection

Woodpeckers, flickers and sapsuckers may be fun for birders to watch but they can be troublesome — pecking holes in dwellings,...

Business

King events draw potential Democratic presidential hopefuls

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As Americans commemorated Martin Luther King Jr., Democratic presidential hopefuls fanned out across the...

Business

Sportsbook credits Saints bets over uncalled penalty

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A sportsbook in New Jersey is offering betting credits for customers who bet on the New Orleans...

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Trump marks MLK day with memorial visit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump paid a brief visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Washington on the holiday...

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Bon Jovi's restaurant gives free meal to furloughed workers

RED BANK, N.J. (AP) — A restaurant owned by musician and New Jersey native Jon Bon Jovi is providing free meals to local...

News

Half ton of fun: Cincinnati Zoo's Fiona turning 2

CINCINNATI (AP) — Now a half ton of fun, the Cincinnati Zoo's famed prematurely born hippo will soon turn 2 years old.The zoo...

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Iraq says goodbye to its beloved archaeologist al-Gailani

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq on Monday mourned the loss of Lamia al-Gailani, a beloved archaeologist who helped rebuild the Baghdad...

Closet conundrum

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Deciding what to keep and what to toss in your closet isn’t always easy — sometimes it takes a lot of time and resolve

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Business

Trump plans to make 'major announcement' on shutdown, border

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the...

News

Woman who hunts deer at age 101 kills 2 with a single shot

MORGANTOWN, Miss. (AP) — A 101-year-old hunter in Mississippi is still at it, and even dropped two deer with one shot.Veteran...

Health

Opioid crisis brings unwanted attention to wealthy family

BOSTON (AP) — The Sackler name is emblazoned on the walls at some of the world's great museums and universities, including the...

Health

In limbo: Leftover embryos challenge clinics, couples

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Tens of thousands of embryos are stuck in limbo in fertility clinics, leftovers from pregnancy attempts...

News

India's top court paves way for bars with dancers to reopen

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's Supreme Court on Thursday paved the way for the reopening of Mumbai's dance bars, which had been a...

Health

Less beef, more beans. Experts say world needs a new diet

NEW YORK (AP) — A hamburger a week, but no more — that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their...

Health

Key West moves to ban sunscreens that could damage reefs

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Officials in Key West took the initial steps toward banning the sale of sunscreens containing two...

News

Street singer gives voice to Venezuela's growing diaspora

LIMA, Peru (AP) — A year ago, Venezuelan migrant Reymar Perdomo was singing for spare change on jammed buses, struggling to...

Life

The Village Library to close for renovations, reopen in six weeks

The Village Library will close beginning Monday for renovations that are expected to continue for about six weeks.

Life

Chili cook-off and auction to benefit 4-H programs

Residents wanting a bowlful of homemade chili are invited to attend the Oklahoma County 4-H annual Chili Cook Off and Auction...

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Stay warm, eat local

The Made in Oklahoma Coalition shares recipes to stave off winter chill while supporting the local economy.

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Got shrimp? Get them to the Greek!

America's Test Kitchen shares an easy recipe for classic Greek shrimp saganaki.

Life

Saxophone quartet to be featured in monthly library concert

Norman Public Library West’s 'Lunch and Listen' concert series will resume Jan. 23.

Life

Couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage

Anniversaries for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019.

Life

Homemade broth is the key ingredient your bowl of soup deserves

I make and eat a lot of soup in the winter. More often than I want to, I will bust open a carton of store-bought broth....

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Run a fowl in the rotisserie

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

Life

Riding, racing, sibling rivalry

Family members will compete against one another during the 49th International Finals Rodeo from Jan. 18-20 in Oklahoma City.

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Annual Norman Mayor’s Interfaith Breakfast set for Monday

Norman's annual Mayor’s Interfaith Breakfast honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be held Monday. The event...

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Lettuce snack!

America's Test Kitchen demystifies making classic Vietnamese lettuce wraps.

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Science Museum Oklahoma celebrates fandoms Feb. 1 with 'SMO 21: Cosmic Con'

Superheroes, space adventurers and time travelers will convene at Science Museum Oklahoma during 'SMO 21: Cosmic Con' on Feb. 1.

Life

Theater review: 'Phantom of the Opera' still casts a spellbinding spectacle

An add-on to the OKC Broadway 2018-19 subscription season, the elaboarte touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's...

Life

Video: Norman Music Festival announces 2019 headliners

NORMAN – Beach Fossils, Black Milk with Nat Turner, The Garden, Mega Ran, Soccer Mommy, Night Beats, Omar Apollo and Oklahoma...

Life

Watch: First 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' trailer reveals the tangled web of cinematic universe-building

Sony Pictures Entertainment Marvel Studios released today the first teaser trailer for "Spider-Man: Far From Home," and while...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 15, 2019: Check out Oklahoma Contemporary's ArtNow 2019 before it closes

Check out the exhibit ArtNow 2019 before it closes at the Oklahoma Contemporary Arts Center, 3000 General Pershing Blvd. in...

Health

Walking lunges target cardio and lower body

Whew! All the anticipation and preparations for the holidays, and just likethat, they are done and over and it's a new year....

Health

Can you deduct Medicare costs on your income taxes?

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: Can I deduct my Medicare premiums, deductibles and co-payments on my income taxes? I had a knee replacement...

Health

Hospitals post prices online, but actual charge still hard to decipher

As of Jan. 1, in the name of transparency, the Trump administrationrequired that all hospitals post their list prices online....

Health

What does turning 80 mean?

Even at 80, or maybe especially at 80, there are still new things to discover in this moment, this hour, this day, if you pay...

The OK -- The Health Issue

HealthAug 5, 2018

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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Life

A massive expiration in the U.S. took place Jan. 1, eliciting both jubilation and a bit of dread. What is it?

A massive expiration in the U.S. took place Jan. 1, eliciting both jubilation and a bit of dread. What is it?

Health

Death penalty for Canadian escalates China-Canada tensions

TORONTO (AP) — A Chinese court sentenced a Canadian to death in a sudden retrial of his drug smuggling case, while another...

Life

Video: Darci Lynne Farmer competes on 'America's Got Talent: The Champions' and the results are shocking

The unusual new format for the spinoff “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” yielded a result never before seen in the history...

News

100 years ago in Boston: The day molasses was deadly fast

BOSTON (AP) — Slow as molasses? This treacle didn't trickle. It was a sticky, deadly tsunami that flattened an entire Boston...

Life

Parker Millsap to play spring OKC show

The event is part of the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma’s (ACM@UCO) continuing Metro Music...

Life

Preview: Darci Lynne Farmer appearing tonight on 'America's Got Talent: The Champions' and 'Winner Cake All'

Oklahoma City singer/ventriloquist and 2017 "America's Got Talent" winner Darci Lynne Farmer will compete on the new episode of...

News

Civil Rights museum apologizes over Angela Davis decision

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama civil rights museum is apologizing for the discord that resulted from its decision to...

Life

Rocklahoma 2019 to feature Ozzy Osbourne, Disturbed, Shinedown and more

PRYOR - Ozzy Osbourne, Disturbed, Shinedown, Bush, Seether, In This Moment, Steel Panther, Jackyl, Asking Alexandria and many...

Business

Ford and Cadillac SUVs, Toyota sports car star at auto show

DETROIT (AP) — SUVs and a big pickup truck will get top billing at Detroit's auto show this year, but there are some surprise...

Life

Tulsa native Bill Hader wins Critics' Choice Award, talks about Season 2 of 'Barry'

Tulsa native Bill Hader earned Best Actor in a Comedy Series for the HBO show “Barry,” while his legendary co-star Henry...

News

In and Out: Trump selective about travel during shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vacation jaunts and hobnobbing with global elites at a Swiss ski resort are out for President Donald Trump....

Life

Interviews, photos and video: National Cowboy Museum plans multimillion-dollar indoor-outdoor educational expansion called Liichokoshkomo’

The Annie Oakley Society of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum has in mind an ambitious new project: an...

Life

Nude lips … a favorite red carpet look

Pucker up, this is an easy look to embrace from the Critics’ Choice Awards

Life

Season preview: Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park celebrates 35th season with year-round lineup

Instead of its usual four-show summer season, the venerable theater is launching in 2019 a year-round slate of five shows.

Sports

NJ probes $1M sports gambling tourney with bet timing issues

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey gambling regulators are looking into a sports betting tournament held over the weekend in...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 14, 2019: Hear The Damn Quails at Norman's The Deli

NORMAN - Hear Oklahoma folk-rockers The Damn Quails play a full-band show at 9 tonight at The Deli, 309 White Street.

News

'McJesus' sculpture sparks outrage among Israel's Christians

HAIFA, Israel (AP) — An art exhibit in Israel featuring a crucified Ronald McDonald has sparked protests by the country's Arab...

Life

Family Talk: Disrespectful kids can test parents

Columnist discovers parents wrestling with how to deal with disrespectful 11-year-olds is common web topic.

Life

Should host invite idea discussion to party?

A host wonders if they should let guests know where inspiration came from for their successful party.

Life

Lynching museum awakens historical past, reveals Oklahoma involvement

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — It was supposed to be a trip to learn more about lynching in the South, but it turned out that Oklahoma was...

Life

The Archivist: Oklahoman became house speaker amid turmoil, too

Oklahoma's own Rep. Carl Albert was elected speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives 48 years ago in 1971.

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An Egg, Just a Regular Egg, Is Instagram’s Most-Liked Post Ever

Please don’t expect any of the following to make sense. But on Sunday night, a photo of an egg, orange and lightly freckled,...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 13, 2019: Hear Travis Linville at the Blue Door

Hear Tulsa-based singer-songwriter and instrumentalist Travis Linville at 8 tonight at the Blue Door, 2805 N McKinley Ave.

Life

"Prompted" contains the work of 20 members of the Mustang Public Library's writing group.

"Prompted" contains the work of 20 members of the Mustang Public Library's writing group.

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Life

Part history, part skewering of unlikely theories, Sullivan's is the best book ever written about Oak Island and its famous Money Pit.

Author Randall Sullivan has written the most comprehensive, critical book about the Oak Island mystery and the longtime search...

Business

Four Oklahoma book signings this week.

Four Oklahoma book signings this week.

Life

Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc. for Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019

New Year's Brunch, Birthday Party, Engagement Event

Life

Nonprofit notes

News and information about OKC's nonprofits community

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Art notes

News and information from OKC's arts community.

Late Lindsay couple's favorite charities to benefit from land, minerals auction

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Schrader Real Estate and Auction Co. will conduct the auction Jan. 31, including a 237-acre bottom land farm in Garvin County and producing mineral interests in Garvin, McClain, Grady and Roger Mills counties.

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Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers

Oklahoma and Publishers Weekly best-sellers

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 12, 2019: See Carpenter Square Theatre's 'Dancing Lessons'

See Carpenter Square Theatre's production of “Dancing Lessons” at 8 tonight at the downtown theater, 800 W Main, one block...

Business

Rodd Moesel, Houseplants help reduce cabin fever

Rodd Moesel: Houseplants help reduce cabin fever.

Business

Homes For Our Troops is building a house for a disabled vet in Newcastle

Homes For Our Troops has built 270 specially adapted homes across the country since it was founded in 2004. The program is...

Life

Foundation awards Mobile Meals grants to churches

The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is helping provide warm meals to homebound older residents by awarding $53,400 in grants...

Life

Bible lesson for Jan. 12

Bible lesson for Jan. 12

Business

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019.

Life

Houses of worship plan host King holiday events

Several houses of worship and faith-inspired groups are hosting events and activities commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Business

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Jan. 12, 2019

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Jan. 12, 2019.

Life

Religion briefs for Jan. 12

Religion briefs for Jan. 12

Business
Video

Security systems could steal the show

Alert 360, ADT Security, CTZ Enterprises LLC-Vivint Home Security, and Security Options are home security companies scheduled...

Business

Surely economic anxiety, uncertainty will follow me all the days, all the days of my life

Anxiety and uncertainty — always in the economic outlook for anyone with any sense — are still in the headlines for 2019 and 2020.

Business

Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's garden enthusiasts

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

Business

Kenneth R. Harney, Federal shutdown creating mortgage victims

Kenneth R. Harney: Federal shutdown creating mortgage victims.

Life

Prayer service will commemorate Unity Week

The Oklahoma Alliance for Liturgy and the Arts will host a prayer service to commemorate the 2019 Week of Prayer for Christian...

Business

Marni Jameson, Advice for finding a contractor applies to finding a mate, too

Marni Jameson: Advice for finding a contractor applies to finding a mate, too

Business

Barry Stone, Anatomy of a French drain

Barry Stone: Anatomy of a French drain.

Life

Will Rogers World Airport surpasses record by 415,000 travelers

For the second consecutive year, Will Rogers World Airport has set a record for passenger traffic.

Life

Love is at the Center of it all

Every nook and cranny of a former church building has been transformed to house OKCity Center, a youth recreation program that...

Business

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019.

Business

Real estate notes from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019

Real estate notes from The Oklahoman for Jan. 12, 2019.

Crime

Rookie cop in Northern California 'ambushed' at crash scene

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Natalie Corona was a rising star in her police department with a sparkling smile and a huge heart who had...

News

Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were...

Life

Eyemart Express launches new eyewear line for women

Avant-garde street styles inspire new eyewear frames

Life

'Roma,' 'The Favourite' honored by Alliance of Women Film Journalists

The Alliance of Women Film Journalists, of which I am a voting member, has announced the winners of for its end-of-year awards...

Life

OKC's Jewel Box Theatre faces 'uncertain' future as First Christian Church is up for sale

The future of Oklahoma City's oldest continuously operating community theater is uncertain now that its longtime production...

Life

Movie review: Positive portrayal of Ruth Bader and Marty Ginsburg's equal, loving marriage steals show in crowd-pleasing biopic 'On the Basis of Sex'

The crowd-pleasing biopic “On the Basis of Sex” tells the origin story of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s crusading...

Life

Movie review: 'Winter's Bone' director Debra Granik returns with engrossing drama 'Leave No Trace,' playing this weekend at OKC Museum of Art

After garnering near-universal acclaim with her 2010 thriller “Winter’s Bone,” which introduced the world to Oscar-winning...

Life

BAM's Blog Top 10 movies of 2018: 'Wildlife,' 'BlacKkKlansman,' 'The Mule' among the best in strange year for cinema

If the old adage that art reflects life is true, then it’s probably no surprise that 2018 was a weird year in film, since it...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 11, 2019: Hear Wade Bowen at the Tower Theatre

Hear Texas country standout Wade Bowen at 8 tonight at the Tower Theatre, 425 NW 23.

Some do’s and don’ts lead to more harmony in life

Health1 day ago

Wish list of "to do's" and "don't do's" can calm emotionally charged relationships.

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News

Rare bronze penny sells for more than $200K at auction

BOSTON (AP) — A rare 1943 bronze Lincoln penny has sold for more than $200,000 at a Florida auction.Heritage Auctions says more...

Business

Italian fashion houses get refashioned for future growth

MILAN (AP) — To stay on trend, Italian fashion houses are refashioning themselves for future growth.Luxury label Ermenegildo...

Business

Activision shares down after split with Bungie

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares in video game publisher Activision fell more than 11 percent in morning trading Friday, a day after an...

Life

Allen credited with bringing original programming to OETA.

Allen and co-author Ralph Robison will sign copies of "They Said It Couldn't Be Done" from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the...

Business

Future 'uncertain' for Jewel Box Theatre as church sale looms

The future of Jewel Box Theatre, Oklahoma City's oldest continuously operating community theater, is uncertain now that its...

News

Rhode Island names deaf man School Counselor of the Year

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — In a first for the state, Rhode Island has named a deaf man as the 2018 School Counselor of the...

Life

Watch: Blake Shelton's stunning, stripped-down performance of 'Over You' in memory of Troy Gentry

Watch Oklahoma country music star Blake Shelton perform an emotional, stripped-down acoustic version of his ballad "Over You"...

Life

Tracy Byrd bringing 25th anniversary tour to Oklahoma

With 34 singles and 10 studio albums - four of which are certified gold, one platinum, and double platinum by the Recording...

Health

Surgeons fear pelvic mesh lawsuits will spook patients

SEATTLE (AP) — Doctors who specialize in female pelvic medicine say lawsuits by four states, including Washington and...

Life

Video: Oklahoma fiddler Kyle Dillingham returns to Thailand to join theatrical musical production

BANGKOK, Thailand – Renowned Oklahoma fiddler Kyle Dillingham has returned to Thailand to again perform in "Phra Lor," an...

Health

Food giants undermined China's obesity fight, scholar says

NEW YORK (AP) — China's efforts to keep obesity in check have been undermined from the inside by the food industry, according...

Life

deadCenter Film to honor Brian Hearn and Kevin Ely at 2019 Glitter Ball

Brian Hearn and Kevin Ely will be honored as Oklahoma Film Festival ICONS by deadCenter Film Jan. 19 at the 2019 Glitter Ball.

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 10, 2019: Hear the Elizabeth Speegle Band at VZD's

Hear Oklahoma's own Elizabeth Speegle Band perform original music that's a jazz-laced fusion of pop, funk and blues at 9...

Life

Fabletics debuts collaboration with Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland’s new Fabletics collection is about versatility, comfort and confidence.

Life

$1 million awarded to 6 charitable organizations

The Oklahoma City Community Foundation awarded $1 million in grants Wednesday to six organizations as a part of its 50th...

Life

For new women in Congress, fashion was a defiant statement of purpose — and resistance  

At the start of the 116th Congress, fashion was not merely a footnote, it was a rallying cry, a defiant gesture, a point of...

Life

Parties in Oklahoma City!

Holiday Event, Birthday Brunch

Life

CBS Films acquiring Ron Howard's documentary on Luciano Pavarotti

CBS Films is in final negotiations to acquire the North American rights to "Pavarotti," Duncan-born Oscar winner Ron Howard's...

Life

Tulsa-born Grammy winner St. Vincent to produce new Sleater-Kinney album

Tulsa-born Grammy winning singer-songwriter and musician St. Vincent will be producing the new album from Portland,...

Life

Oklahoma-filmed movie 'Wildlife' available for streaming

The acclaimed period drama "Wildlife," which was filmed primarily in Oklahoma, is now available for streaming via iTunes,...

Business

CES 2019: A high-tech spin for the old-school peephole

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The CES 2019 gadget show is revving up in Las Vegas. Here are the latest findings and observations from...

News

The Latest: Kim reportedly committed to summit with Trump

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's trip to China (all times local):8:20 a.m.North Korean leader Kim...

Business

Correction: Gadget Show-New Exhibitors story

LAS VEGAS (AP) — In a story Jan. 8 about first-time exhibitors at the CES gadget show, The Associated Press incorrectly...

Business

US orders refuges to staff for hunters despite shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is directing dozens of wildlife refuges to return staffers to work to make...

Life

Carrie Underwood, Pistol Annies, Blake Shelton and more to perform on NBC's 'Elvis All-Star Tribute'

Checotah native Carrie Underwood and former Tishomingo resident Miranda Lambert and her group Pistol Annies will be among the...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 9, 2019: The national tour of 'The Phantom of the Opera' begins its run at the Civic Center Music Hall

An add-on to the OKC Broadway 2018-19 subscription season, the lavish touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's dramatic tale...

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People are freaking out over Jalapeño Peanut M&M's — and yes, they're real

Three soon-to-be-released Peanut M&M's flavors have leaked in select markets and people are already losing their...

Life

OPI nails its polish names

Spilled wine inspires this chianti colored nail polish name

Life

OMCOD!!!

America's Test Kitchen guides you the January's cautious dietary waters with a recipe for classic baked cod.

Life

Simple alterations to be demonstrated during Thursday's meeting of OKC American Sewing Guild

The Oklahoma City chapter of American Sewing Guild's monthly meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Will Rogers Garden...

Pryor comic convention to celebrate third year with 'Power Rangers' guest

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PRYOR — The Pryor Creek Comic Convention is getting even bigger in its third year. The convention, set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 6 N Adair St. in Pryor, will welcome Oklahoma actor Justin Nimmo, who played the Silver Ranger on the TV...

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Life

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

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

Life

OKC metro teeming with new dining options in 2019

The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, shares news about new places to dine in 2019, including Social Deck and Dining and...

Life

Historian to share 'The History of Coal Mining in Oklahoma' during genealogy meeting

A program on 'The History of Coal Mining in Oklahoma' will be presented at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 21 during the Edmond Genealogical...

Life

When money is tight, she turns to the cuisine of her Italian roots

Right about now, a lot of us are feeling anxious about money. I know I am. As a freelancer in the gig economy, I try to be...

Life

Deadline extended to Jan. 14 for Miss Mustang, Miss Outstanding Teen Mustang Scholarship pageants

Deadline extended to Jan. 14 for Miss Mustang and Miss Outstanding Teen Mustang Scholarship pageants.

Life

Couples celebrating 50 years or more of marriage

Anniversaries for Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019.

Life

Learning without burning

Saturday International Cooking Class — Raindrop Turkish American Cultural Center, 2 to 5 p.m., $20. Jan. 26 International...

Health

Parents Helping Parents to discuss 'How to Choose an Effective Treatment Program'

The Edmond chapter of Parents Helping Parents will discuss 'How to Choose an Effective Treatment Program.'

Life

Round Barn Rendezvous jam sessions kick off Sunday

The Arcadia Round Barn will kick off the 2019 season of its Round Barn Rendezvous jam sessions on Jan. 13.

Life

Bulgur display of flavor

America's Test Kitchen has tips for creating and sustaining local favorite tabbouleh, a Middle-Eastern favorite brought to...

Life

It's in the bag

America's Test Kitchen helps you put that new sous vide circulator to work with this seamless recipe for poaches chicken breasts.

Life

Recipes to reboot your diet

The accompanying recipes, starting with this honey-glazed salmon, each are designed to address a specific habit that can help...

Health

Canadian Valley Technology Center offers medical marijuana seminar 'How to Recognize Impairment'

Canadian Valley Technology Center will offer a medical marijuana seminar on 'How to Recognize Impairment.'

Life

Concert raises funds for Women of the South scholarships

Women of the South recently teamed up with Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Famer Justin Echols and Oklahoma City Community College for a...

News

Man who slipped, died in Yosemite park was an Ohio tourist

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A man who died after falling into a river at Yosemite National Park on Christmas Day was...

Life

Oklahoma-born writer N. Scott Momaday to receive 2019 Ken Burns American Heritage Prize

American Prairie Reserve has announced that Oklahoma-born Kiowa novelist, essayist, and poet N. Scott Momaday has been named...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 8, 2019: See the origami exhibit 'Into the Fold,' closing soon at Science Museum Oklahoma

Check out the exhibit “Into the Fold: The Art and Science of Origami” before it closes Sunday at Science Museum Oklahoma, 2020...

Life

Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band sailing into Oklahoma

TULSA - Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will perform in Tulsa one night only at 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 4 at the BOK...

Life

Today is National Bubble Bath Day

Soak the stress away in a tub full of fun and relaxing bubbles

Health

How to avoid stomach viruses

The majority of stomach illnesses in this country are caused by a bug called norovirus. It’s particularly prevalent during the...

Life

Astronomy team finds star from universe’s beginning

A team of astronomers from Johns Hopkins University recently announced the discovery of a star that may be a second-generation...

Health

Add a little spice to 2019 — here's how

Routine is comfortable, but adventure can be exhilarating, writes columnist Charlotte Lankard.

Life

What’s more ambitious than the deciphering the human genome? Deciphering the Earth BioGenome

What’s more ambitious than the deciphering the human genome? Deciphering the Earth BioGenome

Health

Savvy Senior: Devices that can help seniors age-in-place

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: I recently read an article about how “smart home” devices can help seniors with aging-in-place. What types...

Health

Start the new year with a resolution to stay on your feet

Older adults are more at risk of falls during winter

Health

9 Oklahoma hospitals awarded for infant health

Oklahoma health notes for Jan. 8

Life

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series rolling into OKC

The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series, billed as "the most adrenaline charged motorsports experience for families on the...

Life

Science Museum Oklahoma planning 'Cosmic Con' for next adults-only event

Superheroes, space adventurers and time travelers will convene at Science Museum Oklahoma during “SMO 21: Cosmic Con” from 6:30...

Business

CES 2019: TV set maker LG makes its sets disappear

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The CES 2019 gadget show is revving up in Las Vegas. Here are the latest findings and observations from...

Life

Preview: 'America's Got Talent: The Champions,' featuring Darci Lynne Farmer, Shin Lim, Susan Boyle and more, debuts tonight

The new "America's Got Talent: The Champions" premieres from 7 to 9 tonight on NBC.

Free dental care offered during 2-day clinic

Health1 day ago

Those in need of dental care can receive it free of charge Feb. 1 and 2 during Oklahoma Mission of Mercy dental clinic at State Fair Park.

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Business

Home items are getting smarter and creepier, like it or not

NEW YORK (AP) — One day, finding an oven that just cooks food may be as tough as buying a TV that merely lets you change...

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It’s called ‘the movie business’ for a reason

What attracts entertainment companies to a filming location?

Crime

Arkansas deputy sheriff fired after shooting, wounding dog

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas sheriff has fired a deputy who shot a small dog in a residential neighborhood.Faulkner County...

Around The Web

TSA opting for a friendlier look with floppy-eared sniffer dogs

The dogs deployed by the Transportation Security Administration at airports nationwide use their noses to sniff out explosives...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 7, 2019: Check out VHS and Chill's free new 'Blockbusted Video' film event on Film Row

Sean Peel of VHS and Chill is starting a fun new throwback film series at 7 tonight at the The Paramount Screening Room on Film...

News

High court won't hear lawsuit over art seized during WWII

WASHINGTON (AP) — Heirs of a renowned Jewish art collector won't be able use U.S courts to sue Hungary's government for the...

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Choosing 'one-anothering' as your theme for 2019

What will your theme be for 2019?

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Is it good for 75-year-old mother to have all of her money in stocks?

Columnist, author and host Dave Ramsey offers financial advice to readers.

Life

Consider being a better neighbor in 2019. Here's how

Whether the older folks who live nearby hunker down and stay inside during cold winter months or head out and face the...

Life

Nature & You: Bargain bird seed not always wise choice

There are lots of choices when it comes to the matter of purchasing seeds with which to feed the wild songbirds.

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How to clear the air when it comes to smoking

QUESTION: Is it bad manners to warn party guests ahead of time that I do not permit smoking in and around my house? Should I...

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Massive Manitoba snow maze vying for world record

A gigantic Manitoba snow maze may be the biggest the world has ever seen. The maze, located about 25 kilometres south of...

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This pub-inspired eatery welcomes all ages. A classic menu complements the pub’s extensive selection of Irish and American...

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Seminars prove need for education about senior living

With nearly 200 in attendance each month, a new venue has been added serving homeowners living in the south metro area.

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Dispute between dog walkers ends with punch, fatal injury

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a dispute between two people who were walking dogs at a Philadelphia park ended when one...

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Christians celebrate Epiphany across Europe

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Christians across Europe celebrated Epiphany on Sunday, with worshippers plunging into icy waters and...

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Interviews and video: Grammy-nominated harpist Yolanda Kondonassis returns to her home state to perform Jennifer Higdon's new 'Concerto for Harp and...

The Norman native has commissioned several harp pieces, and she is bringing the latest, Jennifer Higdon's “Concerto for Harp...

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Season preview: Lyric Theatre plans 'Bright Star,' 'Singin' in the Rain,' 'Rocky Horror' and more for 2019

Lyric Theatre will be “Singin’ in the Rain,” doing “The Time Warp” again and revisiting “A Christmas Carol” during a jam-packed...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 6, 2019: Hear Minnesota-based singer-songwriter Amanda Grace at Norman's Red Brick Bar

NORMAN - Hear Minnesota-based singer-songwriter Amanda Grace at 8 tonight at Norman's Red Brick Bar, 311 E Main.

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Brad Taylor is back with the latest installment in his Pike Logan series.

Brad Taylor is back with the latest installment in his Pike Logan series.

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Three reviewers, nine books. Anything look good to you?

Three reviewers pick their favorite books of 2018.

Life

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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Over the top novel "Deep Silence" pits Joe Ledger against the government, a Russian cabal and Lovecraftian gods, with the fate of the world in the balance.

Joe Ledger is so tough he'd beat up all the super-soldiers from other book series and walk away laughing.

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News and information from OKC's nonprofits community

News and information from OKC's nonprofits community.

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Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc. for Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019

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National parks struggle to stay open, safe during shutdown

Nonprofits, businesses and state governments nationwide are putting up money and volunteer hours in a battle to keep national...

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Saudi women to get divorce notice by text

A new regulation in Saudi Arabia is set to stop Saudi women from not knowing about their own divorce. Starting from Sunday,...

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Grubhub Hit With Huge Class-Action Suit by Philly Indian Chain Tiffin

You’re probably familiar with the Grubhub food delivery app. You pull it up, find the food you want, and Grubhub connects with...

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Oklahoma Grammy nominee Steve Ripley, leader of The Tractors, remembered as musical renaissance man

As the leader of the country-rock band The Tractors, Steve Ripley earned two Grammy nominations, a breakout 1990s hit with the...

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New England whaling museum hosts 'Moby-Dick' read-a-thon

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts whaling museum is hosting its 23rd annual read-a-thon of one of America's most...

Ex-wife wants child support from powerful state lawmaker

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Rep. Kevin Wallace has been ordered to appear on the second day of the upcoming legislative session for his arraignment in Lincoln County District Court on a contempt of court citation.

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Mardi Gras season kicks off with king cake, revelry

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As the rest of America winds down from the parties, overeating and merriment of Christmas and New Year's,...

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Bluefin goes for $3 million at 1st 2019 sale at Tokyo market

TOKYO (AP) — A 612-pound (278-kilogram) bluefin tuna sold for a record 333.6 million yen ($3 million) at the first auction of...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 5, 2019: OKC Philharmonic presents the new Pops show 'Revolution: The Beatles Symphonic Experience'

The Oklahoma City Philharmonic presents the new Pops show “Revolution: The Beatles Symphonic Experience” at 8 tonight at the...

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Group is out to restore, respect NE 23

The aim is to preserve the rich African American history of Oklahoma City's NE 23 and rekindle its vibrant cultural and...

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Meetings, workshops and events for OKC's garden enthusiasts

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

Life

Preacher moves back to his native Puerto Rico to fulfill God's calling

The Rev. Felix Cabrera, 39, has returned to his native Puerto Rico for the foreseeable future as the new executive director of...

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Religion briefs for Jan. 5

Religion briefs for Jan. 5

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Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019

Oklahoma City building permits from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019.

Life

King holiday breakfast is planned

The 22nd annual Midwest City Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast will be on Jan. 21 at the Sheraton Midwest City Reed...

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7 financial habits you should leave in 2018

An expert shares seven financial habits you should leave behind in the New Year.

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Paul Bianchina, Weatherstrip doors for energy savings

Paul Bianchina: Weatherstrip doors for energy savings.

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The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Jan. 5, 2019

The Oklahoman's Listing of the Week for Jan. 5, 2019.

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Bible lesson for Jan. 5

Bible lesson for Jan. 5

Business

Marni Jameson, Cost of the unknown helps cure a spender bender

Marni Jameson: Cost of the unknown helps cure a spender bender.

Business

Tours de floors, Second half of 2018 filled with sites to behold

Housing — and friends and related businesses of house and home — simmered to the end of 2018 in Oklahoma City.

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Real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019

Real estate briefs from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019.

Life

Churches, others partner to offer services to immigrants

Two church organizations, Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma and Oklahoma City University have partnered together to offer free...

Business

Buyers uncertain about exterior siding

Columnist answers questions about home inspections and more.

Life

Homecoming: Minister returns to lead church where he joined as a teen

The Rev. Keith Burkhart has returned to First Southern Baptist Church of Del City where he joined as a teen. Burkhart is the...

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Home gardening workshop is coming soon

Julia Laughlin: Home gardening workshop is coming soon.

Life

Woman named seminary president

Nancy Pittman, Ph.D., has been named the new president of Phillips Theological Seminary, the school's board of trustees...

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Young Seventh Day Adventist minister leads metro congregation

The Rev. T.J. Sands delivers sermons on most Sabbath mornings at Edmond Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4701 E Danforth Road.

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Preview: Golden Globes air Sunday night, and Tulsa native Bill Hader is nominated for the first time

The 76th Golden Globe Awards will air live from 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday on NBC, with Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg co-hosting.

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Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019

Oklahoma County property sales from The Oklahoman for Jan. 5, 2019.

Life

Hulu developing series based on Oklahoma native and Oscar-nominated writer Eric Heisserer's short story 'Simultaneous'

Hulu is in early development on a series based on "Simultaneous," a short story by Oscar-nominated screenwriter and Norman...

Life

Bill Hader, 'Hal' nominated for Producers Guild of America Awards

The Producers Guild of America announced today motion picture and television nominations for the 30th Annual Producers Guild...

Life

Grammy-nominated Oklahoma musician and inventor Steve Ripley dies

Grammy-nominated Oklahoma musician, songwriter and inventor Steve Ripley, leader of the country-rock band The Tractors, died...

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UPDATED - What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 3, 2109: Ride the OKC Streetcar before the free period ends

Despite the wintry weather, a city spokesman tells me that the OKC Streetcar is running its Downtown Loop today, although some...

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Every family has its own twist on tradition.

Whether Christian or not, almost every society has a holiday in December. As those cultures have come to America, they mingle...

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Interviews and video: 'Phantom of the Opera' star Quentin Oliver Lee talks about bringing the iconic stage spectacle back to OKC

An add-on to the OKC Broadway 2018-19 subscription season, the lavish touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's dramatic tale...

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Near as I can tell, photographers from The Oklahoman archived nearly 30,000 photos during the past year. Our photo staff is seasoned, talented and hugely productive. In this issue of The OK, we share their gifts and hard work with you. In these...

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Movie review: 'If Beale Street Could Talk' relates tender and tragic love story

Oscar-winning “Moonlight” writer-director Barry Jenkins follows a beguiling young black couple on a tender, lyrical and tragic...

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Movie review: Poetic, powerful drama 'Roma' quietly demands to be seen

“Roma” features some of the most beautiful, bizarre, heartbreaking and terrifying moments in recent cinematic memory, and every...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 4, 2019: See the traveling exhibit 'Victorian Radicals' before it closes Sunday at the OKC Museum of Art

See the traveling exhibition “Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts & Crafts Movement” before it closes...

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Things to see and do around Oklahoma

BEYOND THE BEYOND Interactive, immersive art exhibit “Beyond,” presented by Oklahoma artist collective Factory Obscura, will be...

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Thailand braces for powerful storm at southern beach towns

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, Thailand (AP) — Thai authorities suspended ferry services and evacuated locals and tourists ahead of a...

Life

TV show 'Art of a Cowboy,' featuring Oklahoma artist Steve Boaldin, debuts second season tonight on OETA

"Art of a Cowboy," an Oklahoma Educational Television Authority series featuring Edmond-based Western painter Steve Boaldin,...

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Preview: OKC corset artist Nicole Moan to be featured tonight on OETA's 'Gallery America'

The latest episode of the Emmy Award-winning program premieres at 7 tonight on OETA.

Life

Interviews and photos: Oklahoma City Museum of Art explores 100 years of sculpture in new exhibit 'Off the Wall'

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s new exhibit “Off the Wall: One Hundred Years of Sculpture” covers plenty of ground in...

Life

Myriad Gardens extends 'Illuminations: A Northern Lights Experience' attraction through Sunday

The Myriad Botanical Gardens has extended the run of its “Illuminations: A Northern Lights Experience” inside the Crystal...

Life

Lookalike? Pooey Puitton vs Louis Vuitton

Maker of Poopsie Unicorn and its colorful bag taking Louis Vuitton to court

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Sheriff: Vandals targeted teen for interracial relationship

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff says the vandalism of two vehicles is being investigated as a hate crime...

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Give a hand up this year, by hiring employees with disabilities

On giving back and hiring in competitive environment Q: What can businesses do to give back to the community in 2019? A: Giving...

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Fashion, beauty experts: Focus on health, balance for 2019

It's the time of year when many make resolutions. “I will fit into a size 6 dress by spring.” Or “No more junk food.” Maybe...

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Pantone hopes its 'life-affirming' color of the year will make everyone feel better

Citing consumers' desire for real human connections amid an increasingly negative social media landscape, the trend forecasters...

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Blake Shelton to host upcoming TV tribute to Elvis Presley's 1968 comeback special

NBC will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Elvis Presley's 1968 “Comeback Special” with the “Elvis All-Star Tribute Special,”...

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Carl's Jr launches vegan Beyond Meat burgers at over 1000 outlets

(Reuters) - Burger chain Carl’s Jr said on Wednesday it would start selling Beyond Meat burgers at over 1,000 outlets, the...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 2, 2019: See Red Earth Treefest before it closes Friday in downtown OKC

See the annual Red Earth Treefest before it closes Friday at the Red Earth Art Center, 6 Santa Fe Plaza in downtown Oklahoma City.

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Berry sound advice

The holiday are over, and America's Test Kitchen understands you might be looking for a lighter touch for dessert and delivers...

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Service is class-blind

The Oklahoman's food editor, Dave Cathey, writes about the efforts of Oklahoma City chefs and restaurants to support charitable...

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Forward, munch!

The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, looks ahead to what's in store in the Oklahoma City dining scene in 2019.

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Norman Christmas trees to be picked up on regular yard waste schedule

The City of Norman Sanitation Division will be picking up Christmas trees, non-artificial only, on the regular yard waste...

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Poachers welcome

America's Test Kitchen helps usher you into healthier dining choices in the new year with a simple chicken recipe offering big...

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Edmond offers Christmas tree recycling options

Christmas trees can be recycled through Jan. 18 by dropping them off at either Hafer Park or Mitch Park in Edmond.

Health

Opioid fight to be waged in 4 Oklahoma communities

The Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences will take its crusade against the opioid addiction epidemic to four of...

Life

From the mantel to the tabletop

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

Life

Nonprofit to build 85 tiny homes for homeless youth

Local nonprofit Pivot: A Turning Point for Youth, launched plans to build 85 or more tiny homes on its property in an effort to...

Life

Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

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

Life

If you can't beet 'em, don't eat 'em

America's Test Kitchen understands a lighter diet often beckons with the turn of the calendar so with that in mind, check out...

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Video: Darci Lynne Farmer, Susan Boyle, Jackie Evancho and more to compete on 'America's Got Talent: The Champions,' debuting next week

Oklahoma City singer/ventriloquist and 2017 "America's Got Talent" winner Darci Lynne Farmer will face an all-star lineup,...

Lyric Theatre brings Curious George to stage for young audiences

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“Curious George: The Golden Meatball” opens Wednesday at Lyric at the Plaza.

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Interviews, photos and video: Oklahoma artist Gayle L. Curry finds and creates beauty in her parents' battles with cancer

Gayle L. Curry’s “Unknown Origins” is on view through Feb. 9 – it will close four days after the second anniversary of her...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 1, 2019: It's the last day for holiday tours of Science Museum Oklahoma's 1929 Pullman parlor car this season

The museum’s Pullman parlor car was built for the Missouri Pacific Railroad and was donated to the Kirkpatrick Center, now...

Crime

Garbage, feces take toll on national parks amid shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Human feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior in fragile areas were...

Sports

Hello, 2019: Revelry and reflection greet new year

Fireworks, concerts, spiritual services and political addresses abounded to mark the transition to 2019 as revelers around the...

Health

Oklahoma health notes for Jan. 1

Oklahoma health notes for Jan. 1

Health

Six tips to keep your health on track in 2019

Researchers offer tips for a healthy and happy New Year.

Health

Savvy Senior: What you should know about your aging parents' finances

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: My siblings and I don't know much about our elderly parent's financial situation or their wishes if...

Health

The ‘shoulds’ in life are suggestions, not imperatives

When people impose “shoulds” on you, they are simply saying what “they” want you to do.

Business

Animal advocates: Fatal zoo mauling shows need for crackdown

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The fatal mauling of a zoo intern by a lion that escaped from a locked pen illustrates the need for North...

Health

Oklahoma health notes for Jan. 1

Oklahoma health notes for Jan. 1

Business

Kim Jong Un says he's ready to restart operations at factory park jointly run with Seoul, resume tourism from South

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un says he's ready to restart operations at factory park jointly run with Seoul, resume...

News

3 young children killed, parents injured in crash

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Maryland say three young children were killed and their parents critically injured when...

Life

Penned by Oklahoma native, 'Bird Box' sets Netflix record

A Netflix original film, the post-apocalyptic sci-fi drama “Bird Box” has set a record in its debut.

Business

Venice to charge day-trippers for access to city center

MILAN (AP) — A measure in Italy's 2019 budget law will allow the local government in Venice to charge day-trippers for access...

Life

Relatively few books about Native Americans are written by Native Americans, a problem that's proving difficult to resolve.

"Chula the Fox" by Tony Perry is the tale of a Chickasaw boy in the 18th century. While it entertains, it also seeks to...

News

Israel bids farewell to author and peace advocate Amos Oz

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel's embattled peace movement bid a final farewell Monday to one of its most prominent figures, the...

Life

Video: Play It Loud Oklahoma music series features Allie Lauren Project, playing tonight at downtown OKC's Opening Night 2019 New Year's Eve celebration

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

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Interviews, photos and video: Popular and prolific OKC guitarist Edgar Cruz to again celebrate New Year at tonight's Opening Night 2019

Produced by the Arts Council Oklahoma, the family-friendly downtown OKC New Year’s Eve festival is set for 7 p.m. to midnight...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Dec. 31, 2018: See the Traditional Cowboy Arts Association 20th annual exhibit before it closes at the National Cowboy Museum

See the Traditional Cowboy Arts Association's 2018 exhibit before it closes Sunday at the National Cowboy & Western...

Life

Guitarist Edgar Cruz keeps ringing in the New Year at OKC's Opening Night

By the time Edgar Cruz brought Queen's “Bohemian Rhapsody” to its epic conclusion and whirled into the drama of Ernesto...

Life

How long should holiday lights stay up?

QUESTION: I'm 70, and getting the holiday lights up is a chore, but it provides some early spring cleaning ... and such an...

Life

Nature & You: Resolve in the new year to journal about nature

Columnist suggests a new New Year's resolution — journaling what occurs in the natural world.

Life

The quotes may be funny, sad, ironic or beautiful. They're things your Oklahoma neighbors had to say.

Each December we collect the most illustrative quotes from the previous 12 months and share them as the Quotes of the Year.

Life

Family Talk: Relationship resolutions could help prioritize people in your life

Put relationships at the top of your New Year's resolutions list.

Life

Interviews and photos: OKC Philharmonic starting New Year with 'Revolution: The Beatles Symphonic Experience'

Oklahoma Beatles fans will be among the first to experience the “Revolution” when the Oklahoma City Philharmonic brings the...

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Oklahoma painter Regina Murphy dies; New Year's Day celebration planned in her honor

A fixture in the Paseo Arts District, Oklahoma City painter Regina Murphy died Christmas Day at the age of 97.

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Interviews and video: Downtown OKC to toast the New Year with family-friendly Opening Night 2019

Produced by the Arts Council Oklahoma City, the family-friendly downtown New Year’s Eve celebration is set for 7 p.m. to...

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Ring in the new: NYPD drone to oversee Times Square revelry

NEW YORK (AP) — It's an Auld Lang Syne of the times: For the first time, a police drone will be keeping watch over the New...

Life

What to do in Oklahoma on Dec. 30, 2018: Bryan White headlines the Rodeo Opry's New Year's Eve Eve Fundraiser

Country music hitmaker and Oklahoma native Bryan White will headline the Rodeo Opry's New Year's Eve Eve Fundraiser at 7...

Life

Recent releases by David Grann, Loren D. Estleman, Faye Kellerman and Mike Lupica.

A quick look at four recent books with which to treat yourself.

20-40-60 Etiquette: Save your reply for the invitation

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QUESTION: I received a save-the-date card for a wedding to be held out of state late this summer. Does this require a reply or is this a courtesy, telling me to, indeed, mark my calendar for the wedding? I probably won't attend the ceremony,...

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News and information about OKC's art community

News and information about OKC's art community.

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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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News and information about OKC's nonprofit community

News and information about OKC's nonprofit community.

Life

Fight doctors tend to boxers' medical needs in the ring. Linda Dahl is one of only a few female fight doctors.

Fight doctors tend to boxers' medical needs in the ring. Linda Dahl is one of only a few female fight doctors.

Business

AP Explains: What happens in a partial government shutdown

A look at the impact of the partial government shutdown that began on Dec. 22:____WHAT'S OPEN AND WHAT'S CLOSEDSocial Security...

Business

Lawsuit says theme park should put warning signs in Spanish

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Should a theme park post warning signs about a ride's potential dangers in a language other than English?A...

Business

How not to manage your money better in 2019

A financial expert offers ways to manage money better in the New Year.

Business

Marni Jameson: A look back at 2018: Lessons learned, Part 2

Marni Jameson: A look back at 2018: Lessons learned, Part 2

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Home shows, tours deck the housing year

Let's review the first half of the year before 2018 gets away. Next week, we'll hold back 2019 just long enough for a glimpse...

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Paul Bianchina, Programmable thermostats greatly simplify furnace control

Paul Bianchina: Programmable thermostats greatly simplify furnace control.

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Barry Stone, Homeowner worried about asbestos floor tiles

Barry Stone: Homeowner worried about asbestos floor tiles

Business

A Habitat home for the holidays

Diane and Gary Rumsey, a retired geologist, donated $90,000 to Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity to underwrite the full...

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Shopping for sheets? These bedding experts have you covered

Shopping for sheets? These bedding experts have you covered.