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'Live PD' to return to Oklahoma with highway patrol

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is about to get a major closeup. A&E Network’s “Live PD” will begin filming March 29 with...

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Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Democratic National Committee chief Donna Brazile, who was fired by CNN for tipping off the Hillary...

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'Staircase' documentary prosecutor died of natural causes

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — An autopsy says natural causes claimed the life of a North Carolina prosecutor found dead at home last year...

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Video: 'America's Got Talent' winner Darci Lynne Farmer chats with fans at Barbie 'Be Anything' Tour events in OKC

Watch“America’s Got Talent” Season 12 winner Darci Lynne Farmer chatting with fans in a Q&A over the weekend as part of the...

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Pirro's show not on Fox lineup, week after Omar comments

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News weekend host Jeanine Pirro's show didn't air a week after her comments questioning U.S. Rep. Ilhan...

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Slice-of-life story: Musical 'Waitress' dishes up warm female empowerment tale with a side of pie

When Jessie Nelson was cooking up her first musical theater project, she started with a special main ingredient. “It’s such a...

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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" — Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del.___NBC's "Meet the...

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UPDATED: Harris family's culinary battle on Food Network now airing Monday

In case you weren’t convinced Off the Hook Seafood & More is hot like Sriracha, chef Corey “Slawta” Harris...

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R. Kelly case poses challenge: Separating artist from anthem

DETROIT (AP) — When the recordings of the basic track arrived in Detroit from Chicago, Paul Riser Sr. knew it was time to get...

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'America's Got Talent' winner Darci Lynne Farmer to appear at Barbie 'Be Anything' Tour events in OKC

Real-life role models, including 14-year-old OKC ventriloquist and “America’s Got Talent” Season 12 winner Darci Lynne Farmer,...

Life

Photos and video: Chris Pratt sings with Garth Brooks, presents him with Artist of the Decade Award on iHeartRadio Music Awards

Garth Brooks won an award Thursday night and made Chris Pratt’s dreams come true in the process.

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Tyson will return to TV after sex misconduct probe

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to the air on two TV shows that had been put on hold for a...

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Netflix will cut 'Bird Box' footage months after outcry

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix will remove footage of a real fiery train disaster from its hit post-apocalyptic survival film "Bird...

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Hallmark Channel cuts ties with Lori Loughlin amid college bribery scandal

The Hallmark Channel cut ties on Thursday with Lori Loughlin, a day after the star’s arrest in a college admissions...

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Trump appointee completes month of public housing stays

NEW YORK (AP) — Since she took over as President Donald Trump's top housing official in the New York City area, Lynne Patton...

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YouTube star Lilly Singh to host NBC late-night show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC is shaking up late-night TV, giving Carson Daly's slot to a woman of color who's a star on YouTube.The...

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Netflix cancels 'One Day at a Time' reboot after 3 seasons

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix is canceling "One Day at a Time" after three seasons.In a statement Thursday, the streaming...

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Lori Loughlin loses starring roles on Hallmark Channel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Hallmark Channel cut ties Thursday with favored star Lori Loughlin, a day after her arrest in a college...

Crime

Deportation looms for convicted 'Real Housewives' husband

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The husband of one of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" reality TV stars has been released from federal...

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Colton Underwood chases Cassie Randolph and chooses privacy

NEW YORK (AP) — This season of "The Bachelor" may have begun with 30 women competing for Colton Underwood's heart but the...

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'Apprentice' contestant's Trump defamation suit can proceed

NEW YORK (AP) — A former contestant on "The Apprentice" who accused President Donald Trump of unwanted kissing and groping can...

Mysterious federal response in Lawton sparked by fears a chemical warfare agent had been made

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LAWTON — The massive federal response to a Lawton apartment in late January and early February was triggered by fears a man with a bomb-related conviction in his past had manufactured a chemical warfare agent that causes immediate extreme pain on...

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Tribeca to host 'Say Anything...' reunion, doc on Anastasio

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribeca Film Festival has added a "Say Anything..." reunion screening to its upcoming festival, as well as...

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The Latest: Trump's team plans to appeal 'Apprentice' ruling

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on an appeals court ruling on a defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump (all times...

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Whoopi Goldberg cheered on her return to 'The View'

NEW YORK (AP) — Whoopi Goldberg received a standing ovation from the audience and hugs from her castmates as she returned to...

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Garth Brooks to receive Artist of the Decade Award on tonight's iHeartRadio Music Awards

The 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards are airing from 7 to 9 tonight on Fox, and Oklahoma country music star Garth Brooks will be a...

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New York court rules President Donald Trump isn't immune from defamation lawsuit filed by former "Apprentice" contestant

NEW YORK (AP) — New York court rules President Donald Trump isn't immune from defamation lawsuit filed by former "Apprentice"...

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Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about attack

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges accusing him of lying to the police about...

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The Latest: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the case against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett (all times local):10 a.m."Empire" actor Jussie...

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Key moments in the case against actor Jussie Smollett

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett told Chicago police in January that two men physically attacked him and yelled...

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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to charges accusing him of lying to police about being attacked

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to charges accusing him of lying to police about being attacked.

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Video: Garth Brooks to open new window to purchase vinyl 'Legacy Collection' after Thursday's iHeartRadio Music Awards

Country Music Hall of Famer and Oklahoma native Garth Brooks will open the next window to purchase his sought-after vinyl...

Crime

Attorney: Brothers regret role in alleged Smollett scheme

CHICAGO (AP) — The attorney for two brothers accused of helping stage an attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett in downtown...

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Cook County prosecutor suggested Smollett probe go to FBI

CHICAGO (AP) — Records show Cook County's top prosecutor asked Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson to let the FBI...

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AT&T raises prices for DirecTV Now streaming service

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is raising prices for its DirecTV Now streaming TV service, while removing some networks from the...

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No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is not amused by the #FakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media.He...

Business

Carlson comments signal brawl for advertisers

NEW YORK (AP) — This week's controversy over statements made by Fox News Channel's Tucker Carlson is as much about a...

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Reba McEntire, Miranda Lambert, George Strait and more to perform on ACM Awards

CBS and the Academy of Country Music announced today the first round of performers for the 54th ACM Awards.

Crime

Huffman and Loughlin charges shatter actresses' clean images

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As an Emmy winner and Oscar nominee, Felicity Huffman has been known as one of Hollywood's more versatile...

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TV stars and coaches charged in college bribery scheme

BOSTON (AP) — Fifty people, including Hollywood stars Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, were charged Tuesday in a scheme in...

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Smollett team: Court cameras would show state's flimsy case

CHICAGO (AP) — A lawyer for Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that she would welcome cameras in the courtroom during the "Empire"...

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HBO's doc 'Leaving Neverland' becomes a network favorite

NEW YORK (AP) — HBO's "Leaving Neverland" is heading up the charts.The unsparing documentary about Michael Jackson and his...

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Nielsen's top programs for March 4-10

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 4-10. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.1. "The...

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Siriano, fresh off Oscar glory, talks 'Project Runway'

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Siriano didn't want the tuxedo gown he designed for Billy Porter at the Oscars to shock anyone. He...

Crime

The Latest: Smollett's lawyer welcomes cameras in courtroom

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the case against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett (all times local):12:15 p.m.An attorney for Jussie...

Business

Hero or villain, Ocasio-Cortez remains a media fixation

NEW YORK (AP) — Believe it or not, there are other members of Congress besides Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.You wouldn't know that...

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Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 17-23

March 17: Singer-songwriter Jim Weatherly is 76. Singer-songwriter John Sebastian of the Lovin' Spoonful is 75. Percussionist...

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Actor Jan-Michael Vincent dies at 73

Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, the “Airwolf” television star whose sleek good looks belied a troubled personal life, has died. He...

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For Jussie Smollett, 1 story equals 16 felony counts

CHICAGO (AP) — News that a grand jury had indicted "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett for allegedly lying to Chicago police about...

Business

Showtime cancels 'SMILF' after reports of on-set misconduct

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Showtime has canceled the comedy series "SMILF" after two seasons, and ABC studios, which produces the show,...

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Key moments since Jussie Smollett reported Chicago attack

CHICAGO (AP) — "Empire" actor and R&B singer Jussie Smollett told Chicago police in January that two men physically attacked...

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Della Duck, intrepid space explorer and amputee, comes to TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Della Duck is a brave and resourceful fowl, the sort that refuses to be defeated by a solo crash landing on...

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'Genealogy Roadshow' co-host will speak at genealogical society seminar

Kenyatta D. Berry will be guest speaker at the Oklahoma Genealogical Society's annual Spring Seminar set for 9:30 a.m. Saturday...

City council delays vote on First Christian Church designation

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Representatives of First Christian Church promised Tuesday they have no plans to tear down the architectural landmark and do not have any pending deals with buyers that could lead to demolition in the immediate future. Those promises by church...

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Smollett indicted on 16 counts stemming from reported attack

CHICAGO (AP) — A grand jury in Chicago indicted "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett on 16 felony counts related to making a false...

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Bill Shine resigns from White House communications post

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Shine, a former Fox News executive who took over as President Donald Trump's communications director...

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Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, known for 'Airwolf,' dies at 73

Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, the "Airwolf" television star whose sleek good looks belied a troubled personal life, has died. He...

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CNN backs off plan to hire GOP operative for political desk

NEW YORK (AP) — CNN is backing off from its plan to hire a former spokeswoman for Attorney General Jeff Sessions as a politics...

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Fate of Kate's pregnancy is center stage on 'This Is Us'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "This Is Us" routinely brings viewers to tears. Next week, it's taking them to the theater.The hit NBC...

Business

'Simpsons' producers pull iconic Michael Jackson episode

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The producers of "The Simpsons" are removing a classic episode that featured the voice of Michael Jackson...

Life

Interview, photos and video: Oklahoma YouTube star Greyson Chance grows into new phase of career, releasing new album 'portraits'

If a 21-year-old singer-songwriter and musician looking forward to performing for pals in his one-time college town sounds...

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Whoopi Goldberg says she nearly died from pneumonia

NEW YORK (AP) — Whoopi Goldberg says she nearly died of pneumonia.Appearing Friday in a video that aired on ABC's "The View,"...

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Interview and video: Tulsa native Ben Rector returns to home state for sold-out OKC shows

When Ben Rector was making “Magic,” he ventured back to his hometown to create one enchanted musical moment.

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Taking a new Chance: Oklahoma teen pop star Greyson Chance embarks on new phase of music career

Greyson Chance has a bet riding on his home-state show Saturday night in Tulsa. “I told my guitarist ... ‘I will give you 50...

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Tickets on sale Friday for Judah & the Lion's autumn Oklahoma concert

The band also will perform its Alternative Top 10 single “Over my head” on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!’s” Outdoor Stage on March 19,...

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Oklahoma native Tyson Ritter becomes Season 4 regular on AMC series 'Preacher'

"Preacher" follows West Texas preacher Jesse Custer (Dominic Cooper), his hell-raising ex-girlfriend Tulip (Ruth Negga) and...

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Chicago police looking for source of leaks in Smollett case

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they are conducting an internal investigation to determine the source of information leaked...

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Actor drops 'Carlton Dance' suit against video game maker

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro has dropped a lawsuit against the makers of the video...

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Paley Center TV festival goes live online with PaleyTV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When stars of "The Walking Dead" and "This Is Us" appear at an upcoming TV festival, fans can be part of the...

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Out of the shadows: Loyal money man swept into Trump probes

NEW YORK (AP) — Allen Weisselberg is seemingly everything his longtime boss, Donald Trump, isn't.The modest money man has...

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Comics heroine Captain Marvel set to soar

One of Marvel Comics’ most prominent female superheroes gets the lead role in a film this weekend as “Captain Marvel” hits...

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OKC arts supporter Martha Mullally, mother of Megan Mullally, dies at age 97

Oklahoma City arts supporter Martha Jane Palmer Mullally, the mother of Emmy-winning actress Megan Mullally and mother-in-law...

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'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek says he has pancreatic cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek said he has been diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer but intends to fight...

Life

Infinite Danger Room #108: A Marvel-ous update

Infinite Danger Room panelists Matthew Price, Kade Poulson, Anthony Brown and Chris Borthick look at recent Marvel hits,...

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Democrats say no upcoming presidential debates on Fox News

NEW YORK (AP) — The Democratic National Committee said Wednesday that it won't pick Fox News to televise one of the upcoming...

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'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek announces he has advanced pancreatic cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek announces he has advanced pancreatic cancer, vows to 'fight this' and 'keep...

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Helen Hunt, Paul Reiser reunite for 'Mad About You' sequel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul and Jamie Buchman are picking up where they left off 20 years ago on "Mad About You."On-demand service...

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Netflix to make 'One Hundred Years of Solitude' series

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix has acquired the rights to Gabriel Garcia Marquez's "One Hundred Years of Solitude," one of the most...

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Clash of 'Jeopardy!' titans ends with $1 million runaway win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first-ever "Jeopardy!" team championship came down to a clash of the titans, Ken Jennings vs. Brad...

Business

Monster win gives 'Masked Singer' strong finish for Fox

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Bee, Peacock and Monster's vocal stylings and fashion sense gave Fox's "The Masked Singer" a strong finish...

Business

Nielsen's top programs for Feb. 25-March 3

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 25-March 3. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.1....

Life

Premiere date announced for new season of 'American Ninja Warrior,' to feature OKC episodes

The reality TV show will return this spring to the state Capitol grounds in OKC, where it first staged competitions in 2016.

Business

Lawsuit on 'takeover' of Miss America pageant is withdrawn

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A lawsuit claiming "an illegal and bad-faith takeover" of the Miss America Organization was...

Life

Video: Tulsa native Bill Hader returns to 'Saturday Night Live' as chaos-loving game show host

Hader was absolutely delightful Vince Blake, the subtly sadistic host of the recurring game show “What’s That Name?,” in which...

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Televisa draws heat for 'brownface' Yalitza Aparicio parody

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A television personality for the Mexican-based Televisa network is facing strong criticism after...

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Luke Perry, heartthrob on '90210,' dies at 52 after stroke

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Luke Perry, who gained instant heartthrob status as wealthy rebel Dylan McKay on "Beverly Hills, 90210,"...

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'Fixer Upper' stars Chip, Joanna Gaines at Silos service

WACO, Texas (AP) — The stars of TV's "Fixer Upper" show joined a relocated Texas congregation for church on the lawn of the...

The OK Photo Issue

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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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AT&T shakes up WarnerMedia to emphasize streaming

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that AT&T's $81 billion takeover of Time Warner is a done deal , the company is reorganizing its TV and...

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Tamron Hall gets a new talk show, announces baby news

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tamron Hall is having a baby and getting her own talk show.The former NBC "Today" show anchor and host...

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Publicist: Luke Perry of 'Beverly Hills, 90210' and 'Riverdale' fame has died at 52 after suffering stroke last week

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Publicist: Luke Perry of 'Beverly Hills, 90210' and 'Riverdale' fame has died at 52 after suffering stroke...

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Report: Saudi talk show suspended after critical views aired

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Authorities in Saudi Arabia have suspended a new television talk show that tackled sensitive...

Business

Ex-Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper enters presidential race

DENVER (AP) — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said on Monday he's running for president, casting himself as a can-do...

Life

Interview: Chazz Palminteri talks about sharing his real-life story in 'A Bronx Tale' musical

The North American tour of the Broadway musical “A Bronx Tale,” which launched in October in Rochester, New York, will play...

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Nathaniel Taylor, who played Rollo on 'Sanford and Son' dies

Nathaniel Taylor, the actor best known as Rollo Lawson, the street-smart best friend of the son on the 1970s sitcom "Sanford...

Crime

Ex of "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star is arrested in Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Authorities say the ex-husband of "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Cynthia Bailey spent the night in a Miami jail...

Life

Listen: Maddie & Tae release deceptively pretty new song 'Tourist in This Town'

Platinum-selling Oklahoma-Texas duo Maddie & Tae - Maddie Marlow of Sugar Land, Texas, and Taylor Dye of Ada - unveiled...

Business

'Who's the Boss?' and 'Soap' actress Katherine Helmond dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Katherine Helmond, an Emmy-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actress who played two very different...

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Nielsen estimates about 16 million watched Michael Cohen

NEW YORK (AP) — The Nielsen company says that 15.8 million people watched President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael...

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Iron Chef Alex Guarnaschelli on cooking with her 11-yr-old

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Guarnaschelli might be a revered judge on TV's Chopped, one of the few female iron chefs and...

Crime

Brothers in Smollett case say they have 'tremendous regret'

CHICAGO (AP) — Two brothers who told police that "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett paid them $3,500 to help stage an attack on...

Life

Oklahomans remember the late stage and screen actress Candice Earley

Nearly three decades after she retired from stage and screen, Candice “Candi” Jean Earley Nolan is still fondly remembered by...

Business

HBO CEO Plepler exits in wake of AT&T acquisition

LOS ANGELES (AP) — HBO's chief executive said he is exiting the cable channel, a decision that comes less than a year after...

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Longtime New Orleans meteorologist Carl Arredondo signs off

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — After a decades-long career as a TV weather forecaster, a New Orleans meteorologist is signing off Friday...

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Gray Television hires Van Susteren for local stations

NEW YORK (AP) — Cable news veteran Greta Van Susteren is trying out local TV by joining Gray Television, which owns stations in...

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Publicist: Luke Perry hospitalized and 'under observation'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Riverdale" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Luke Perry has been hospitalized, his publicist said...

Life

Video: Go behind the scenes of Reba McEntire's swinging new song 'No U in Oklahoma'

The Chockie native concludes, "There's no 'U' in Oklahoma - and that's OK with me."

Life

Weather postpones Rob Lake magic show in OKC

Oklahoma illusionist Rob Lake will perform a special close-up magic show at 7 tonight at Tower Theatre, 425 NW 23.

Business

Arbitrator orders Fox to pay $179M in "Bones" profit dispute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An arbitrator has ordered 21st Century Fox to pay $179 million in a dispute over profits with the stars of...

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Winfrey to interview Jackson accusers in post-film special

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Oprah Winfrey interview with two men who say Michael Jackson sexually abused them as boys will air...

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Cohen threatened Trump's schools not to share grades, scores

Leading up to the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump directed his personal attorney at the time to threaten legal action...

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'Beverly Hills, 90210' cast reunites, 'irreverence' in store

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The original stars of "Beverly Hills, 90210" are planning a high school reunion with a twist.Fox said...

Crime

Michael Jackson's brothers say accusers' film neglects facts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The family of Michael Jackson had a feeling the years-old child molestation allegations against the pop...

Business

ITV, BBC in concluding talks for new UK rival to Netflix

LONDON (AP) — Britain's ITV said Wednesday it is in the final phase of discussions with the BBC to create a new on-demand video...

Business

AT&T's Time Warner takeover has already reshaped media world

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld AT&T's $81 billion takeover of Time Warner, approving one of the...

Business

US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, rejecting the Trump...

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Clark Gable III, grandson of acting great, dies in Dallas

DALLAS (AP) — Clark James Gable III, host of the reality TV show "Cheaters" and grandson of late Academy Award-winning actor...

Business

'Chicago' dramas do big business for NBC

NEW YORK (AP) — Producer Dick Wolf's factory of "Chicago" dramas is becoming increasingly important for NBC.Both "Chicago PD"...

Business

Nielsen's top programs for Feb. 18-24

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 18-24. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.1. "The...

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'The Sopranos' creators look back at a TV show that slayed

NEW YORK (AP) — Back in 1997, then-up-and-coming actor Michael Imperioli was mulling two work offers: a cable TV show pilot and...

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NBC appoints Jenna Bush Hager co-host on 'Today'

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenna Bush Hager better get her wine glass ready.NBC appointed her Tuesday as co-host of the "Today" show's...

On the brink of everything

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Grace, gravity and getting old is the theme of the book “On the Brink of Everything” by Parker Palmer. Palmer is founder of the Center for Courage and Renewal and the author of 10 books. In this latest book, he shares his thoughts as he enters...

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Video: Oklahoma singer Trey Rose advances on 'The Voice' Season 16 blind auditions

Trey Rose, an energetic 26-year-old singer from Hugo, appeared on Monday night's season premiere of "The Voice" Season 16, and...

Life

Oscars review: The ratings rise, the host-free format works, but the awards are a mixed bag

The ratings for the 91st Academy Awards telecast rose slightly from last year, according to Variety.

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Video: Season 16 of 'The Voice' premieres tonight with Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson and new coach John Legend

EGOT winner John Legend makes his debut on the coaching panel, joining Season 14 and 15 winner Kelly Clarkson and "The Voice"...

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Judge allows Smollett to travel to meet with attorneys

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago judge says "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett can travel out-of-state to meet his lawyers while he's free...

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Nielsen: 29.6 million viewers for Oscars, up from 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Oscars ended its four-year streak of dwindling viewership, reaching 29.6 million on Sunday to beat last...

Crime

2 arrested in robbery of California news crew

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in the shooting of the security guard for a news crew that was robbed while...

Crime

The Latest: 2 arrested in robbery of California news crew

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a news crew robbed at gunpoint in California (all times local):11:55 a.m.Police in...

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'Fixer Upper' couple buys historic castle in Texas

WACO, Texas (AP) — Chip and Joanna Gaines' latest home project is quite the fixer-upper.The Texas couple made famous by HGTV's...

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California news crew robbed, guard shot; suspect arrested

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the security guard of a news crew that was robbed while...

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Diversity is a big winner at Oscars

LOS ANGELES — “Green Book” was the winner Sunday of the Academy Award for best picture. The film from Universal Pictures stars...

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Video: Watch speed drawings of images from Oscar-nominated films

Watch my excellent colleague Todd Pendleton speed-drawing a sketch of Oscar best picture nominees "Black Panther," "Green Book"...

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Preview: The 91st Academy Awards are tonight

The 91st Academy Awards will be handed out tonight, with the broadcast airing from 7 to at least 10 p.m. on ABC.

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Video: Reba McEntire reveals why she didn't co-star in the Oscar-winning blockbuster 'Titanic'

Reba said she intended to take on the role but ultimately had to turn it down as James Cameron's huge production became...

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Recap: 2019 Academy Awards

View live updates from the Academy Awards.