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Photos and video: Tulsa native Bill Hader wins Primetime Emmy for his HBO comedy series 'Barry'

Tulsa native Bill Hader won the trophy for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series at the tonight's 70th Annual Primetime...

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Patrick Stewart to play Bosley in 'Charlie's Angels' reboot

Elizabeth Banks, who is directing the project, is also playing Bosley. That's right, the movie will have multiple Bosleys.

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‘Saturday Night Live’ taps Adam Driver, Kanye West for season premiere

The show’s 44th season will kick off later this month.

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Eminem's 'Killshot' scores highest 24-hour YouTube debut for a hip-hop video

Eminem also notches the third-highest overall YouTube debut for a music video.

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Reality show doc, woman charged with California drug rapes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California physician who appeared in a reality TV dating show and an alleged female accomplice have been...

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CBS' Julie Chen leaves daytime's 'The Talk' in taped message

NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Chen announced Tuesday that she was leaving the cast of the CBS daytime show "The Talk" a week after her...

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Record low viewership for Emmy Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. A record-low audience of just under 10.2 million people watched the...

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Oklahoma author S.E. Hinton and 'The Outsiders' to be featured on tonight's episode of PBS' 'The Great American Read'

Tulsa author S.E. Hinton and her seminal coming-of-age novel "The Outsiders" will be featured on tonight's installment of the...

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Emmys: An epic proposal, but winners lacking in diversity

"The Proposal." It was a 2009 movie starring Sandra Bullock, but now will forever be the informal title of the 2018 Emmys...

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Tracee Ellis Ross leads parade of pink on Emmys carpet

NEW YORK (AP) — There were princess looks and stars pretty in pink, liquid metallics and a contingent in red for TV's big night...

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'Game of Thrones,' 'Mrs. Maisel' triumph at Emmys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and...

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Creepy character from 'Atlanta' appears in crowd at Emmys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A creepy, whiteface character from the FX hit series "Atlanta" has been seated in the front row and taking...

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Oscars director wins Emmy, pops question to girlfriend

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As a director of awards shows, Glenn Weiss specializes in making big moments on the stage. He'll have a hard...

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List of winners of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — List of winners at the annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced Monday by the Academy of Television Arts &...

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'Game of Thrones' wins the Emmy Award for best drama series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 'Game of Thrones' wins the Emmy Award for best drama series.

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'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' wins the Emmy Award for best comedy series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' wins the Emmy Award for best comedy series.

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The advice Rihanna has for her younger self is something we all can use

Life gets hectic, but Rihanna's got perfect advice for slowing things down.

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Henry Winkler wins Emmy 42 years after first nomination

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Henry Winkler won the first Emmy of his career on Monday, more than four decades after he was first...

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Jenifer Lewis in Nike swoosh, Johansson a goddess at Emmys

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenifer Lewis stood with Nike in a bedazzled swoosh sweatshirt on the Emmys new gold carpet and Scarlett...

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Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, 'Apprentice' producer scuffle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Tom Arnold filed a police report Monday over an incident involving the producer of the "The...

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The Latest: Tom Arnold files police report on producer spat

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a scuffle between comedian Tom Arnold and Hollywood producer Mark Burnett at a pre-Emmy Award...

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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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 23-29

Sept. 23: Singer Julio Iglesias is 75. Actor Paul Petersen ("The Donna Reed Show") is 73. Actress-singer Mary Kay Place is 71....

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Actress Diane Neal wins appeal, gets on congressional ballot

KINGSTON, N.Y. (AP) — Actress Diane Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a...

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Sean Penn: Much of #MeToo movement divides men and women

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sean Penn says much of the spirit of the #MeToo movement is to "divide men and women."Penn appeared Monday...

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Serve chicken cutlets with tart orange sauce and olives

Now that my kids are on their own and cooking for themselves, both have thanked me for passing on one technique in particular:...

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Primetime Emmy Awards air tonight: Bill Hader, Megan Mullally and Ed Harris among nominees

The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards air live at 7 tonight on NBC, hosted by "Saturday Night Live's" Michael Che and Colin Jost.

Crime

School shootings inspire new Bacharach song

NEW YORK (AP) — At age 90, Burt Bacharach hasn't lost faith in the power of music."Music softens the heart, makes you feel...

Life

Video: Carrie Underwood says faith, music helped her through three miscarriages

Grab the tissues, because Carrie Underwood opened up on "CBS Sunday Morning" about the private heartbreak she faced recently as...

Life

Video: Carrie Underwood to appear today on 'CBS Sunday Morning'

From the looks of a preview clip, it looks like Underwood gets emotional talking about her hometown of Checotah, calling it...

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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:ABC's "This Week" — Adm. Karl Schultz, commandant, U.S. Coast...

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'X-Files' actor Peter Donat dead at 90

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Donat, the Canadian actor who played Agent Fox Mulder's father in "The X-Files" and had roles in TV...

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John Legend to join 'The Voice' in spring 2019, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Kelly Clarkson to return

John Legend, who last weekend earned coveted EGOT status after winning an Emmy Award as a producer for “Jesus Christ Superstar...

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Avid fans of 'The Americans' hope Emmys Cold War will thaw

NEW YORK (AP) — In the end, after six seasons of murder most foul, high-stakes espionage and international intrigue, it somehow...

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Video: James Corden praises Olivia Munn for her efforts to get sex offender's scene removed from 'Predator' reboot

“The Late Late Show” host James Corden praised Oklahoma City native Olivia Munn for her efforts to have a sex offender’s scene...

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Carrie Underwood's 'Today' show performance canceled due to Hurricane Florence coverage

Checotah native Carrie Underwood’s “Today Summer Concert Series” performance planned for today was been canceled due to NBC’s...

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Watch: Carrie Underwood celebrates release of new album 'Cry Pretty' playing games and showing off her baby bump on 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Checotah native Carrie Underwood appeared on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” Thursday night to celebrate today’s...

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Kelly Clarkson bringing 'Meaning of Life Tour' to Oklahoma

TULSA - Grammy Award-winning global superstar Kelly Clarkson has announced her highly anticipated "Meaning Of Life Tour," her...

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Julie Chen signs off 'Big Brother' as Julie Chen Moonves

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julie Chen returned to television with an unusual sign-off days after her husband, Les Moonves, resigned as...

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Can 'Iron Fist' become Netflix's best Marvel show? Yes, and here's how

Editor's note: The following article contains spoilers for season two of "Iron Fist," released on Netflix on Sept. 7. When it...

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DC Comics to launch streaming service, celebrate Batman

In honor of Batman's 75th anniversary, several local comic shops, Barnes & Noble stores and other locations will give away...

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Emmy hosts Che, Jost ready for fun, politics, even mishaps

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Che and Colin Jost, typically stuck behind a desk as "Saturday Night Live" news anchors, are moving...

Business

A CBS network shaped by Moonves is challenged without him

NEW YORK (AP) — For the past two decades, CBS may just as well have been called the Moonves Broadcasting System. Now it's time...

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CBS reporter says she felt threatened by Fager message

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News reporter Jericka Duncan said Thursday she felt threatened when "60 Minutes" boss Jeff Fager sent her a...

Crime

Cosby prosecutor opposes defense bid to have judge step down

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The prosecutor in Bill Cosby's sex-assault case is opposing the actor's demand that the trial judge step...

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Newly minted Emmy winner John Legend joins 'The Voice'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fresh off an Emmy Award win, John Legend is sticking with television and becoming a coach on NBC's "The...

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Political commentator Schmidt joins Showtime's 'The Circus'

NEW YORK (AP) — Political commentator Steve Schmidt says he'll take some inspiration from former NFL players who become...

Life

'Blue's Clues' to return with new host

The preschool favorite "Blue's Clues" is set to return with a new host and a new title.

Life

Olivia Munn to appear tonight on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'

Popular actress and Oklahoma native Olivia Munn will be among the guests tonight on "The Late Late Show with James Corden."

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Carrie Underwood to appear tonight on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'

Checotah native and seven-time Grammy Award winner Carrie Underwood will do double duty tonight on "The Tonight Show Starring...

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Packed fall TV brings Julia Roberts, life after 'Roseanne'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's so much television to watch or pretend to watch — have you really followed all of wrenching "The...

Life

Video: Oklahoma native Olivia Munn talks about 'Predator' sex offender controversy on 'The Ellen Show'

Native Oklahoman Olivia Munn appeared on "The Ellen Show" Tuesday and talked with host Ellen DeGeneres about her choice to...

Oklahoma River to get a tree makeover

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A mostly barren 3.5-mile stretch of the Oklahoma River south of downtown is set to get an influx of 1,000 trees, patches of wildflowers and natural grasses, and about 50 natural stone benches as part of a 50th anniversary celebration next year by...

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'Tonight Show' cancels Norm Macdonald after #MeToo comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Norm Macdonald's comments about the #MeToo movement and fellow comedians Louis C.K. and Roseanne Barr led to...

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'60 Minutes' chief Jeff Fager fired over policy violation

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News on Wednesday fired "60 Minutes" top executive Jeff Fager, who has been under investigation following...

Life

Watch: Carrie Underwood releases full color video for 'Love Wins,' reveals upcoming TV appearances

Written by Underwood, David Garcia and fellow Oklahoman Brett James, "Love Wins" is the new single from the Checotah native's...

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Carrie Underwood and MercyMe nominated for American Music Awards

As the kick-off to this year’s highly anticipated 2018 American Music Awards,”chart-topping artists Kane Brown and Ella Mai,...

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What to do in Oklahoma on Sept. 12, 2018: See comedian Hannibal Buress at the Tower Theatre

See comedian, writer and actor Hannibal Buress perform his stand-up show tonight at the Tower Theatre, 425 NW 23.

Business

Jeff Fager, '60 Minutes' executive producer named in reports about tolerating an abusive workplace, steps down.

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Fager, '60 Minutes' executive producer named in reports about tolerating an abusive workplace, steps down.

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Stormy Daniels to release memoir titled "Full Disclosure"

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stormy Daniels is telling her story in a new memoir titled "Full Disclosure."The porn star, who alleges an...

Crime

ABC's Robach doesn't shy away from mass shootings

NEW YORK (AP) — A list of Amy Robach's reporting destinations over the past few years reads like a travelogue of horror:...

Life

'The Voice' adds 'Comeback Stage' companion series featuring Kelsea Ballerini for Season 15

Oklahoma native Blake Shelton will have some country music company on "The Voice" in the coming season.

Business

CBS exec's downfall shows the power _ and limits _ of #MeToo

NEW YORK (AP) — Is Les Moonves' departure from CBS a breakthrough for the #MeToo movement?While he is the most powerful CEO...

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Nicki Minaj says fight with Cardi B was "mortifying and humiliating"

Nicki Minaj has broken her silence on her scuffle with Cardi B at the Harper's Bazaar Icons party in New York on Friday.

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Connecticut's Shady Glen featured on television show

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut restaurant known for its unusual cheeseburgers is getting some national television...

Business

Will a 'Saturday Night Live' makeover boost the Emmys?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Excited about Monday's 70th Emmy Awards? Probably not. That's an educated guess based on shrinking interest...

Business

CBS' King calls on CBS to make report on Moonves public

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News anchor Gayle King says the network should release its report on sexual misconduct allegations against...

Life

Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris and more to be honored on CMT's all-female 'Artists of the Year' celebration

This year’s all-female “Artists of the Year” celebration will honor Checotah native Carrie Underwood, former Tishomingo...

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Philippine president vents anger toward fierce critic on TV

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine president vented his anger toward his fiercest political critic on a state TV talk...

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Alex Trebek launches new season of 'Jeopardy!' with beard

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Trebek sported a beard as he launched the 35th season of "Jeopardy!" and the look has led to a poll.The...

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CBS sets aside $120 million for Moonves, but will he see it?

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS revealed Monday that it set aside $120 million in severance for ousted chief executive Leslie Moonves. But...

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The Latest: Moonves ouster could make CBS takeover target

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the ouster of CBS chief Les Moonves (all times local):3:25 p.m.The resignation of longtime CBS...

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After Moonves, CBS takeover possible in new media landscape

NEW YORK (AP) — The resignation of longtime CBS chief Les Moonves won't likely lead to drastic changes in network programs, but...

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Les Moonves' wife Julie Chen absent from 'The Talk'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julie Chen, wife of Les Moonves, was absent Monday but a central topic on "The Talk," her talk show on the...

Life

Who's the best Batman?

With Batman Day set for Sept. 15, The Infinite Danger Room panel discusses its favorite actors to play the Dark Knight.

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Study: Middle Eastern actors ignored, stereotyped by TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors and characters of Middle Eastern and North African descent are either ignored by TV or stereotyped,...

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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 16-22

Sept. 16: Actress-singer Janis Paige ("Please Don't Eat The Daisies") is 96. Actor George Chakiris ("West Side Story") is 86....

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Academy of Country Music announces date for 2019 ACM Awards

The 54th ACM Awards, honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in country music, will feature exciting...

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With the fall of a kingmaker, CBS is punished on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Sizing up a future of a network without its kingmaker, Wall Street sent shares of CBS down sharply Monday, the...

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Emmy predictions: 'Game of Thrones' or 'Handmaid's Tale'?

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scaling Emmy heights is tough in the era of so-called peak TV, with the volume of shows matched by lofty...

Life

Video: Carrie Underwood's new 'Sunday Night Football' theme song 'Game On' debuts on NBC

This season, Carrie Underwood teamed with Chris DeStefano and fellow Oklahoman Brett James to pen a new hype song called "Game...

Business

CBS' Les Moonves quits after new sex misconduct charges

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS Chief Les Moonves resigned Sunday, just hours after six more women accused the veteran television executive...

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The Latest: CBS' Leslie Moonves denies wrongdoing

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on sexual misconduct allegations against CBS chief Leslie Moonves (all times local):8:15 p.m.Shortly...

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John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice now EGOT winners

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC's live version of "Jesus Christ Superstar" won an Emmy Award on Sunday and that made three men extra happy...

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Miss New York named 2019 Miss America in pageant's first swimsuit-less competition in its 98-year history

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Miss New York named 2019 Miss America in pageant's first swimsuit-less competition in its 98-year...

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Tiffany Haddish leads African-American Emmys sweep

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tiffany Haddish led an African-American sweep of Emmy Awards for TV series guest actors, a landmark moment...

'Catholic Charities is part of our DNA'

Life3 days ago

Vi Le, a Vietnamese refugee whose family was embraced and aided by Catholic Charities of Oklahoma City, has become the faith-based organization's new board president.

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Bill Daily, sidekick on hit 60s and 70s sitcoms, dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Daily, the comic sidekick to leading men on the sitcoms "I Dream of Jeannie" and "The Bob Newhart...

Crime

Former Disney star jailed in Vegas domestic battery case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say former Disney star Orlando Brown has pleaded no contest in Las Vegas to reduced charges in two...

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UN enlists 'Thomas & Friends' to teach kids about UN goals

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations is enlisting the animated series "Thomas & Friends" to teach preschool children the...

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Oklahoma native Charlie Wilson, Stevie Wonder and Little Big Town performing on tonight's star-studded Stand Up to Cancer telethon

Some of the biggest names in entertainment are expected to appear on tonight's 2018 Stand Up To Cancer live fundraising...

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Belgium shocked by TV weather woman's encounter with racism

BRUSSELS (AP) — Media outlets and politicians in Belgium expressed shock and dismay Friday after two high-profile reports of...

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Rapper Mac Miller found dead of suspected overdose at 26

Rapper Mac Miller was found dead on Friday of an apparent overdose, Variety has confirmed. He was 26.

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PBS series seeks to link Syrian, Central American refugees

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Rarely has art attempted to link the plight of refugees in the Middle East with those in Central...

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Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn leaving 'Project Runway' for Amazon

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are leaving "Project Runway."Amazon Prime Video on Friday announced the...

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'Jack Ryan' gets better when there's less Jack Ryan in it

With the world as it is, it's tempting to run straight into the arms of a newfangled Jack Ryan, that adaptively macho CIA wonk...

Life

Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Megan Mullally nominated for People's Choice Awards

The nominees for the 2018 People's Choice Awards have been revealed, and Oklahoma stars Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and...

Life

Get your tickets Friday for Jewel's holiday Oklahoma tour stop

TULSA – Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jewel is taking her “Handmade Holiday Tour” back on the road this season, including...

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The Latest: Virginia, Louisiana win Miss America prelims

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the second night of preliminary competition in the Miss America pageant (all times...

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Rapper Ty Dolla $ign arrested on drug charges in Atlanta

Atlanta police arrested singer Ty Dolla $ign on drug charges Wednesday afternoon, less than two hours before he was set to...

Business

Report: CBS CEO in exit talks amid sexual misconduct probe

NEW YORK (AP) — The Wall Street Journal is reporting that CBS chief Les Moonves is negotiating with independent directors of...

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'The Most Dangerous Branch' looks at the Supreme Court

"The Most Dangerous Branch: Inside the Supreme Court's Assault on the Constitution" (Crown), by David A. KaplanIf Brett...

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Roy Moore suing Sacha Baron Cohen for defamation over TV sketch mocking him

Roy Moore, the former U.S. Senate candidate from Alabama, filed a $95 million US lawsuit Wednesday, accusing Sacha Baron Cohen...

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Wisconsin, Florida earn preliminary Miss America wins

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants from Florida and Wisconsin scored the first preliminary wins in the post-swimsuit era of...

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Police: Man who rammed Dallas station wasn't targeting media

DALLAS (AP) — A ranting man repeatedly rammed his pickup truck into the Fox television affiliate's building in downtown Dallas...

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The Latest: Swimsuit-less Miss America competition begins

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the first night of preliminary competition in the Miss America competition: (all times...

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Roy Moore sues Sacha Baron Cohen over 'defamatory' TV prank

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Failed U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore on Wednesday sued comedian Sacha Baron Cohen for defamation and...

Crime

Kim Kardashian visits Trump to talk prison reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who successfully pushed President Donald Trump to grant a pardon...

Crime

The Latest: Man accused of ramming Dallas TV station charged

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on a truck crashing into a Dallas TV station (all times local):12:50 p.m.Jail records show the...

Life

Star Trek vs Star Wars: Tournament of Champions

The Oklahoman’s Matthew Price joins Infinite Danger Room panelists Kade Poulson, Matt Howlett and Chris Borthick to hold a...

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Woman regrets her photos of 'Cosby' actor working at store

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The woman who took photos of a former regular on "The Cosby Show" while he worked at a New Jersey grocery...

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'Cosby Show' actor Geoffrey Owens says he quit N.J. Trader Joe's after 'devastating' job-shaming

The former "Cosby Show" actor job-shamed by some media outlets over the weekend with photos showing him working at a...

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NBC's 'Law & Order' franchise adding new hate-crimes drama

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC's "Law & Order" franchise is adding what the network calls a "relevant" new series about hate crimes.The...

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Farrow says NBC misleading in explanation of story

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News' decision to pass on Ronan Farrow's investigation into Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct is...

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"Cosby Show" actor Geoffrey Owens thankful for support about grocery store job

"There is no job that's better than another," he said. "It may pay better, it may have better benefits, it may look better on...

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Actor Dennis Quaid says cocaine once consumed his life

Selena Gomez is taking issue with Elle magazine's most recent cover story that features an interview and photos with her.

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Demi Lovato selling house where she overdosed for $9.5 million

Demi Lovato is selling the home that she overdosed in for $9.49 million.

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Prosecutors ask for accusers to testify at Cosby sentencing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors in the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby asked a judge Tuesday to allow testimony at his...

Oklahoma Baptists weigh in on beleaguered seminary leader

LifeMay 13, 2018

Oklahomans are among those weighing in for and against Southwest Baptist Theological President Paige Patterson, a prominent and influential Southern Baptist Convention leader who is currently embroiled in controversy surrounding past remarks he...

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The Latest: Prosecutors ask for Cosby accusers to testify

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on prosecutors' motion in Cosby sexual assault case to have uncharged criminal conduct...

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'Cosby' actor thankful for support about grocery store job

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — An actor who was a regular on "The Cosby Show" said he's thankful for the support he has received since...

Life

Ben Rector to be featured on tonight's episode of 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Billboard chart-topping recording artist and Tulsa native Ben Rector will be featured on tonight's episode of ABC's summer...

News

The Latest: Trump weighs in on NBC-Ronan Farrow dispute

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on allegations between NBC and Ronan Farrow (all times local):11:30 a.m.President Donald Trump is...

Health

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is thrilled about her 'Veep' return

NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is back at work on "Veep" and said it feels "fantastic."The star of the HBO comedy series...

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New Louisiana Film Trail website; state plans more

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's new film trail runs from New Orleans and Elvis Presley's "King Creole" to northwest Louisiana's...

Life

Bela Fleck, Jim Henson, Borgy Borgerson to be inducted into American Banjo Museum Hall of Fame this week in OKC

Bela Fleck, the late Jim Henson, Borgy Borgerson, the late Eddie Collins and the Banjo Newsletter will be inducted into the...

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Russian state TV channel airs new program devoted to Putin

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian state-owned television channel has a new weekly current affairs program devoted to President Vladimir...

Life

'American Idol' auditions coming to OKC this week

Open call auditions for the upcoming season of the reality TV singing contest are Thursday in OKC's Wheeler District, 1701 S...

Business

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's imaginary wages, trade falsehoods

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a week of exaggeration and outright fiction for President Donald Trump as he sought to push through a...

Business

Actors defend Cosby Show regular's 2nd job at Trader Joe's

Several fellow actors have come to the defense of a former regular on "The Cosby Show" after photos of him working a regular...

Crime

Actress in 'ER,' 'Stand and Deliver' fatally shot by police

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An actress who appeared on the TV medical drama "ER" and starred in the film "Stand and Deliver" was fatally...

News

McCain, Franklin services challenge TV networks

NEW YORK (AP) — Two beloved Americans, two services: one screen wasn't always enough for television news networks following...

Life

OKC's American Banjo Museum opening Jim Henson exhibit

The world’s most famous amphibian, Kermit the Frog, is taking up temporary residence in Oklahoma City as the star of a new...