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Jurors acquit Del City man in fatal shootout

Jurors have found a Del City man not guilty of taking part in an alleged armed robbery that ended in a fatal shootout. Darious...

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Police open fire, man killed Monday in south Oklahoma City after armed robbery

Police opened fire on a man Monday night in south Oklahoma City after an armed robbery. The man had unknowingly taken a...

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Fire heavily damages apartment building Monday in northwest Oklahoma City

Fire heavily damaged an apartment building Monday in northwest Oklahoma City

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John Grisham-supported candidate loses Oklahoma DA race

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

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Man fatally shot by police officer inside Oklahoma bar and grill

A person was fatally shot by a Muskogee police officer Monday afternoon inside a bar and grill, according to the Muskogee...

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California is paying inmates $1 an hour to fight wildfires

California is currently suffering from several devastating and deadly fires. The Camp Fire in Butte County, California,...

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Trudeau says Canada received Turkish tape of Khashoggi murder

Canada’s prime minister, Justin Trudeau, has become the first western leader to confirm Turkish claims that an audio...

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Commutation requests headed to governor's desk

The decision of whether to grant clemency for 22 individuals being assisted by a commutation campaign who received favorable...

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California gunman Ian Long died from self-inflicted gunshot, autopsy finds

The former marine who gunned down 12 people at a bar in southern California died from a self-inflicted...

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Woman who bore rapist’s baby faces 20 years in El Salvador jail

A rape victim is facing 20 years in jail charged with attempted murder, after she gave birth to her abuser’s baby in a latrine...

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Police shoot man with gun wearing camouflage Saturday in southwest Oklahoma City

Police officers shot a man with a gun who was wearing camouflage clothing Saturday in southwest Oklahoma City.

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Investigation launched of Oklahoma officer-involved shooting

Authorities in northeastern Oklahoma say a 52-year-old man has died following an officer-involved shooting.

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Oklahoma Crime and Safety Briefs for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

Oklahoma Crime and Safety Briefs for Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018

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Enid man arrested in Saturday stabbing death of his brother

A 40-year-old man was arrested Saturday, accused of stabbing his bother to death with a kitchen knife.

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Oklahoma state schools Superintendent Joy Hofmeister sued by witness in the now-dismissed criminal case against her

Witness in criminal case against Joy Hofmeister alleges she was behind his forced resignation in 2016.

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Man wanted in Oklahoma slaying added to U.S. Marshals Service's Most Wanted list

A man wanted in connection with the 2013 slaying of his ex-wife in Blackwell has been added to the U.S. Marshals Service's 15...

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Two arrested, more than 4 pounds of meth seized in OKC traffic stop

A man and a woman were arrested during a traffic stop Thursday evening after police found a large amount of methamphetamine in...

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Legislation needed to implement rape kit task force recommendations

Funding and legislation are needed to move forward with some of the recommendations developed by a task force that has been...

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More Oklahomans registering for inmate movement alert system

More Oklahomans registering for inmate status alert system

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Murderer gets Xbox in prison after leading police to woman's remains

WAKESHMA TOWNSHIP, MI -- For the past eight years, Doug Stewart was likely the only person who knew the location of his...

Reflections on Stan Lee, who marveled a generation

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In the 1960s, Marvel Comics writer and editor Stan Lee was the first to give super-heroes personable flaws, to make their secret identities more relatable to the average reader. It worked phenomenally, and characters such as Spider-Man, Thor, the...

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Melbourne attack: Man shot dead after fire and fatal stabbing

A man who set a car on fire and stabbed three people - one fatally - in the Australian city of Melbourne has died in hospital...

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Oklahoma City files its own opioid lawsuit

The city of Oklahoma City filed suit Thursday against pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors, and several doctors,...

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Losing Tulsa judge now faces grand jury investigation

The state's new multicounty grand jury meets to hear testimony for the first time on Tuesday.

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Police identify man fatally stabbed early Wednesday in northwest Oklahoma City

The victim of a stabbing from early Wednesday in northwest Oklahoma City has been identified, police reported.

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Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 8, 2018

Oklahoma business briefs for Nov. 8, 2018

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Pardon and Parole Board recommends commutation for 22 people being assisted through campaign

The Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board voted Wednesday to recommend sentence modifications for 22 inmates who are being assisted...

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Man, 98, fighting for life after robbery

A 98-year-old man is fighting for his life after he was attacked and robbed in his home. Peter Gouldstone was found with...

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Former Oklahoma zookeeper Joe Exotic accused of killing tigers, selling tiger cubs illegally

Federal prosecutors add charges against Joe Exotic, say he killed tigers and sold cubs illegally.

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Family searching for woman's killer nearly a year after her death

Nearly a year after her mother was killed, an Oklahoma City woman is pleading for anyone with information in the death to come...

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Teacher commits suicide in classroom

ROSENBERG, Texas (KTRK) -- A middle school teacher who school officials believe committed suicide died after being found...

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OKC man robbed, shot while trying to buy cellphone

An Oklahoma City man was hospitalized after being robbed and shot by another man he was trying to buy a cellphone from.

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Man seen taking suspicious photos at OKC memorial arrested on explosive threat complaint

A man seen taking suspicious photos at the Oklahoma City National Memorial has been arrested on a complaint of threatening to...

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Nearly two dozen cases involved in 'commutation campaign' set to have second stage hearing

Nearly two dozen inmates involved in commutation campaign led by Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform are set to have a...

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Girl, 15, faces charge in connection with McLoud shooting death of 16-year-old girl

A month after Kaylen Thomas was shot and killed in McLoud, prosecutors have decided to charge a 15-year-old girl in connection...

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Driver who hit Scouts on Wis. road was 'huffing,' officials say

A western Wisconsin pickup truck driver had been “huffing” chemical vapors shortly before he hit and killed three Girl Scouts...

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Collision with injuries reported Monday in northeast Oklahoma City

A collision with injuries between a taxi and a vehicle was reported Monday in northeast Oklahoma City.

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Maimed Oklahoma legislator downplays heroism

Assailant who bit off top of legislator's ear sentenced to 25 years in prison.

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Women who accused fired cop Daniel Holtzclaw of sexual assault are a long way from resolving lawsuits

Almost three years after fired Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw was convicted at trial, the women who accused him...

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Boy, 11, shoots and kills grandmother before turning gun on self, police say

(Meredith) -- An 11-year-old boy is dead after police in Arizona say he shot and killed his grandmother before turning the gun...

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Jury Orders 'Miracle Cure Doctor' to Pay $105 Million to Cancer Patient

A self-proclaimed cancer expert convicted of practicing medicine without a licensenow faces a $105 million verdict in a...

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OHP trooper charged with domestic violence

An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper has been charged, accused of attempting to strangle the mother of his child.

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OHP trooper charged with domestic violence

An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper has been charged, accused of attempting to strangle the mother of his child.

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

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

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Special agent at Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation arrested after wife accuses him of abuse.

An OSBI special agent, Martin P. Solorzano, was arrested Thursday and is accused of hitting his wife, Jordan Solorzano. She is...

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Two arrested in OKC child stealing case

A 44-year-old woman and a 50-year-old man were arrested late Thursday after police said they took two children they didn’t have...

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Oklahoma County jail to remain under federal oversight for now

Sheriff said psychiatrist praised jail efforts to address inmates with mental health issues.

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

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

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OKC man shot by bail bondsman Thursday

A 44-year-old man was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after he was shot by a bail bondsman in northwest Oklahoma City.

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Mother in custody after her 18-year-old child found dead after Okmulgee County shooting; two other teen children injured

One child is dead after a shooting in Okmulgee County. Okmulgee County Sheriff Eddy Rice told the Tulsa World that two other...

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Lawsuit alleges Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted 16-year-old girl

Harvey Weinstein was accused in a civil court filing Wednesday of forcing a 16-year-old Polish model to touch his penis,...

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Sen. Inhofe announces bill to 'fully fund' border wall

Sen. Jim Inhofe said Thursday he will introduce legislation to make illegal immigrants pay for a border wall with Mexico.

Kendra Horn undecided on Pelosi vote

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"I don’t know who all’s thrown their hat in the ring so I can’t say who I’m going to vote for but I do think the Democratic Party and Democratic leadership, they need new leaders to step in and fresh blood."

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Workman places hidden cameras inside teenage girl’s bedroom in Nichols Hills, police say

NICHOLS HILLS — A workman was arrested after confessing to hiding cameras in a Nichols Hills house to spy on a teenage girl,...

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UPDATE: Abducted Del City girl found safe

A 6-month-old-girl taken from her mother Wednesday morning was later located and is safe, Del City police reported.

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OKC man injured Wednesday in I-35 drive-by shooting

A man was hospitalized early Wednesday after police said it appeared he had been shot while driving along Interstate 35 in...

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Mom sues after video shows toddlers in "fight club" at St. Louis daycare

A disturbing video taken at a St. Louis daycare shows toddlers punching each other in a ring as the adults in the room...

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More than 420 Rotherham grooming gang suspects being investigated in 'unprecedented' operation

Investigators are working to trace a total of 426 grooming gang members who abused an estimated 1,500 victims...

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Body found in Pottawatomie County identified Tuesday as missing Shawnee woman

Body found in Pottawatomie County identified Tuesday as missing Shawnee woman

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Mr. Feeny, of 'Boy Meets World,' foils attempted burglary at 91 years old

You could never pull one over on Mr. Feeny, and a would-be burglar learned that the hard way. William Daniels, known for his...

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MWC home day care owner unlicensed when 1-year-old boy became unresponsive in her care, police say

A home day care owner in Midwest City was unlicensed last year when a 1-year-old boy became unresponsive in her care and later...

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DNA testing further incriminates Oklahoma death row inmate who claims innocence

The ABC docuseries, "The Last Defense" focused for three episodes on the case of death row inmate Julius Darius Jones and his...

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

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

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Denmark recalls ambassador to Iran over alleged foiled 'attack'

Denmark has recalled its ambassador to Iran after it accused Tehran of plotting a foiled "attack" against three...

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Whitey Bulger found dead in prison

James "Whitey" Bulger, Boston gangster who was once one of America's most wanted fugitives, found dead in prison at 89.

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German ex-nurse admits killing 100 patients

An ex-nurse in Germany has admitted at the start of his trial that he murdered 100 patients, making him one of the world's most...

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Mail Bomb Suspect Reportedly Had List Of More Than 100 Potential Targets

Cesar Sayoc, accused of mailing potentially explosive devices to a number of prominent Democrats and Trump critics, had a list...

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

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

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Metro faith community comes together to pray for Pittsburgh

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

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Police release names of two people killed Saturday in Norman crash

Two people died Saturday in a Norman crash, and police have released their names Monday.

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Man shot to death Saturday night in southeast Oklahoma City

Police are investigating the Saturday night shooting death of a man in southeast Oklahoma City.

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Oklahoma law especially on Halloween, no alcohol for minors

DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) — This Halloween, having fun shouldn't be a problem. The only problem that could come is if you allow minors...

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Two people died Sunday in Oklahoma crashes

Two people died Sunday in Oklahoma crashes.

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Family of missing McLoud man looks for help from the air

The family members and friends of a missing McLoud man are searching for him.

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Police break into cages to rescue 12 animals from ‘hellish’ Albanian zoo

Albanian police have broken into cages to rescue 12 animals, including three lions and a bear, kept in “hellish” conditions” at...

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Two people shot early Saturday in SE OKC

Two people were hospitalized after a shooting early Saturday in southeast Oklahoma City, police said.

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OKC police investigating man’s death as a homicide

Police are investigating a man’s death in southeast Oklahoma City as a homicide.

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Driver in OSU homecoming killings serving life in state prison

The woman who drove her car into people at the OSU homecoming parade is serving life sentence plus 10 years in state prison.

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Yukon police searching for kidnapping suspect

Police are searching for a 23-year-old man accused of kidnapping a woman before leading police on a chase Thursday night.

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Man arrested after Del City stabbing, police chase

A man was arrested by Del City police after he allegedly stabbed a woman and then led police on a chase.

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OKC cop claims police chief, others in the department conspired to have him charged with false domestic abuse allegations

An Oklahoma City police officer acquitted of assaulting his wife, who is a fellow officer, claims Police Chief Bill Citty and...

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Oklahoma prison experiences three synthetic opioid overdoses in one day

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

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Kavanaugh confirmation: Sen. Chuck Grassley asks Justice to investigate Michael Avenatti and Julie Swetnick

WASHINGTON – A key Senate chairman asked the Justice Department on Thursday to investigate Julie Swetnick and her lawyer,...

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Greenfield man dies from injuries suffered in Blaine County collision

Man injured in Monday collision in Greenfield dies, Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

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Jurors acquit OKC police officer of domestic violence

Jurors on Wednesday acquitted an Oklahoma City police officer of assaulting his wife, who also is an officer with the...

Gubernatorial candidates pledge more money for schools

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Each candidate has offered additional education policy ideas, but the bulk of their education platforms relate to core funding.

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Facebook fined for data scandal

Facebook has been fined £500,000 by the UK's data protection watchdog for its role in the Cambridge Analytica data scandal. The...

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They look like cops, but they're not. And they're all over Michigan.

They have guns, wear badges and patrol Michigan’s streets. They're even in uniform. But they’re not real cops. Across Michigan,...

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Reward offered for information in fatal Langston shooting

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest in a Saturday shooting that claimed the life of a...

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Man fleeing from Chickasha police crashes vehicle, suffers critical injuries, police reported

A man who fled from police Monday afternoon in Chickasha suffered critical injuries in a crash near Anadarko, police reported.

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Explosive Devices Found in Mail Sent to Hillary Clinton and Obama

An explosive device was found on Wednesday morning by a technician who screens mail for the office of Hillary Clinton, a law...

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Malnourished 5-month-old boy in critical condition, parents jailed in twin boy's death

A malnourished boy is in critical condition, parents jailed in death of boy's twin

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Cosby judge shoots down comedian's motion for new trial and reduced sentence

NORRISTOWN, Pa. – Bill Cosby’s trial judge is rejecting the actor’s bid for a new trial or sentencing hearing and directing him...

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White nationalist Richard Spencer accused of physical abuse by wife

The wife of the white nationalist Richard Spencer has accused him of emotional and physical abuse, including choking her,...

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Norman police seize meth worth millions

Police on Monday seized more than 1,260 pounds of liquid methamphetamine during a bust at a hotel.

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Yukon bicyclist struck by pickup Monday has died

A man struck by a pickup on Monday has died and police are still searching for the driver who fled the scene.

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Police video captures Oklahoma suspect stealing patrol car

TULSA (AP) — Police in Oklahoma have released video of a handcuffed woman driving off in a patrol car. Authorities say...

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Putnam City High School teacher arrested, accused of sending sexual messages to student

A special education teacher at Putnam City High School was arrested Monday after he was accused of sending sexual messages and...

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Man killed Friday in OKC strip club shooting identified by police, two people arrested

A man shot at an Oklahoma City strip club early Friday later died from his injuries.

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At George Soros’s Home in N.Y. Suburb, Explosive Device Is Found in Mailbox

An explosive device was found on Monday in a mailbox at a home of George Soros, the billionaire philanthropist who is a...

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Sky sources: Jamal Khashoggi's body parts found

Body parts belonging to murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been found, according to Sky sources. Sources have told Sky...

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Fired Oklahoma County jail sergeant sentenced to prison for kidnapping offenses

A fired deputy sergeant at the Oklahoma County jail has been sentenced to one year in prison for three kidnapping offenses....

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Woman 'shocked and depressed' by racist attack on Ryanair flight

A woman who was subjected to a racist attack on a Ryanair flight has said the incident left her stunned and...

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Baby boy dies in Oklahoma City, parents arrested

Baby boy dies, parents arrested on child neglect complaints, police reported.

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Assistant wrestling coach arrested on sex crime complaints with teenage girl in Oklahoma City

An assistant wrestling coach in Oklahoma City has been arrested on sex crime complaints involving a teenage girl.

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Man dies of gunshot wound in Langston Saturday night

Brandon DuPree, 19, was shot in the chest at a party at the Langston Center, 202 Sammy Davis Jr. Drive, the Oklahoma State...

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'Why was their trust betrayed?': Australia apologises to child sexual abuse victims

The Australian government has formally apologised to victims of child sexual abuse, after a five-year inquiry found...

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'Covert warrant sweep' leads to 121 domestic violence arrests in Oklahoma County area

A weeklong "covert warrant sweep" for individuals accused of domestic violence in the Oklahoma County area resulted in 121...

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Former Tulsa dentist sentenced for the murder of his mistress' 19-month-old son

The mother of a 19-month-old boy murdered in 2016 called the man convicted of the crime the most dangerous type of monster. "He...

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Accused Tulsa County judge denies ever paying for sex

District Judge James Caputo came under investigation after a witness in a racketeering case identified him as a patron of an...

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Former OU football player, current OHP trooper accused of using state database to stalk women

Rideaux, 40, was charged with five counts of unauthorized use of the Oklahoma law enforcement telecom system.

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OKC man accused of making threats against The Oklahoman

An Oklahoma City man has been accused of making threats against The Oklahoman. Robert Cameron Brewer, 41, was arrested...

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Oklahoma business briefs

Bank official charged with loan fraud TULSA — Federal prosecutors allege that an Oklahoma man defrauded his employer of about...

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StarKist admits fixing tuna prices, faces $100 million fine for collusion

SAN FRANCISCO — Authorities say StarKist has agreed to plead guilty to price fixing as part of a broad collusion investigation...

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Rape suspect cleared by DNA sues cops, city for false arrest, defamation

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A man accused of sexually assaulting two women, including one at gunpoint, has filed a federal lawsuit after...

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Oklahoma City motel manager shot during armed robbery Wednesday

An Oklahoma City motel manager was shot during an armed robbery Wednesday night in northeast Oklahoma City.

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OHP trooper, former OU player accused of harassing women

An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper was charged Wednesday, accused of abusing law enforcement technology to stalk and harass...

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3 Oklahoma officers charged with assault in 2017 traffic stop

STILWELL (AP) — Adair County prosecutors have filed misdemeanor charges against two current and one former Oklahoma law...

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Police: Scammers conned man out of thousands

A 76-year-old man is out thousands of dollars after he was scammed by people impersonating law enforcement officers, police said.

Rural vote helped Stitt win governor's race

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Kevin Stitt not only won the election for Oklahoma governor, he did so by 12 percentage points, a wide margin of victory that surpassed most expectations and indicated the enthusiasm behind Stitt, especially in rural communities, was greater than...

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Body of homeless person found near downtown, police say no signs of foul play

Police said there are no signs of foul play after a homeless person was found dead near downtown.

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Grant will allow Tulsa PD to test sexual assault kits, improve victim response

A portion of the more than 7,000 unsubmitted rape kits that have been identified in Oklahoma through a statewide audit will be...

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Former USA Gymnastics head arrested

The former president and CEO of USA Gymnastics has been arrested for tampering with evidence in relation to the Larry Nassar...

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Former McLoud police officer accused of committing sex crimes while on duty

SHAWNEE — A former McLoud police officer has been accused of committing sex crimes while on duty. Justin Michael Rahlf, 35, was...

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Accusations against Tulsa County judge surface in massage parlor investigation

Tulsa County District Judge James Caputo called accusations totally unfounded.

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Nichols Hills shooting ruled justified

A man who shot another man in his Nichols Hills driveway will not face charges in the incident, authorities said Wednesday.

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Armed looters targeting homes and businesses in county ravaged by Hurricane Michael

Deputies in Bay County, Florida, who are working in Hurricane Michael's shattering aftermath, have arrested about 10...

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Treasury employee busted for allegedly leaking suspicious financial transactions related to Manafort

A U.S. Treasury employee has been arrested and charged with leaking to a BuzzFeed News reporter multiple reports about...

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Men accused of conning OKC store out of $1,799 earrings

Police are searching for two men who they said swapped fake earrings for a pair worth about $1,800.

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Gunmen sought by police Wednesday after motel manager shot in northeast Oklahoma City

A motel manager was shot early Wednesday during an armed robbery in northeast Oklahoma City. Police are looking for three men.

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ReMerge program for women looking forward to new OKC home

How close is women's rehab group to getting new OKC digs?

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Child Caught On Camera Torturing Family's Puppy In Lawton

LAWTON, Oklahoma - A Lawton family is left wondering who could torture their beloved six-month-old dachshund puppy. It...

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Mustang Public Schools employee accused of stealing pain killers during open house

A Mustang Public Schools employee was arrested Sunday, accused of stealing medicine from a home during an open house.

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Oklahoma father shoots stepson, daughter during domestic fight, police say

A father allegedly shot his stepson and daughter during a domestic fight in north Tulsa.

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Outraged Parents Say Student Shared Cookies Made with Her Grandmother’s Ashes

CALIFORNIA -- A family in Davis is shocked and upset after their son came home and told them about a bizarre incident at a...

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Man dies a week after being shot in Oklahoma City

Man dies a week after being shot in Oklahoma City

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Chickasha woman lies about daughter having cancer to receive donations, prosecutors allege

CHICKASHA — For two years, a Chickasha woman collected thousands of dollars in donations from a lie — that her young daughter...

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Kendra Horn calls for an end to private prison industry: 'It is immoral, it is unethical and it is a waste of taxpayer dollars'

At a congressional forum meant for two but attended by one, Democrat Kendra Horn called for an end to private prisons, vowed to...

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Stigler High School teacher arrested on sex crimes complaints

A Stigler High School teacher was arrested Sunday evening, accused of sending sexually suggestive texts and photos to a student.

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Three Oklahoma County jail inmates charged with riot offense

Three Oklahoma County inmates have been charged with participating in a riot last month.

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Man arrested in stabbing and rape of Oklahoma City woman

A man is in jail on a rape complaint in an Oklahoma City case.

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Police search for gunman after 76-year-old woman robbed Monday in southwest Oklahoma City

Police are looking for a gunman Monday morning who robbed a 76-year-old woman in southwest Oklahoma City.

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Hunter shoots, kills British bicyclist in French Alps, official says

A hunter shot and killed a British bicyclist who was wearing a colored helmet and riding a colored mountain bike in the French...

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Cold front drops temperatures in OKC Sunday, lows in the 30s overnight in central Oklahoma, 20s for the Panhandle, the National Weather Service reported

A freeze watch has been issued for the northwest part of Okahoma and a cold front will drop temperatures into the 30s in...

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State Question 794 seeks to bolster rights of crime victims

State Question 794, commonly known as Marsy's Law, would amend the Oklahoma Constitution to expand rights of crime victims....

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Name of victim released in fatal Edmond crash

A 31-year-old man was killed early Monday after the motorcycle he was driving was struck by a car, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol...

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Suspect in four fatal shootings charged with four counts of first-degree murder

A suspect in four fatal shootings was charged Friday with four counts of first-degree murder and 10 counts of robbery with a...

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Putnam City West High School football player charged in hazing ritual known as 'brooming'

A Putnam City West High School football player was charged Friday with a felony, accused of participating in a hazing ritual...

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Police investigating after man's body found in NE OKC Thursday

Police are investigating an Oklahoma City man's death as the city's latest homicide.

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Man arrested in connection to Friday fatal wreck in Edmond

A motorcyclist was killed Friday morning after being struck by a vehicle along Interstate 35, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol...

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Romanian man arrested in OKC, accused of credit card fraud

An Oklahoma bank is out thousands of dollars after a Romanian man admitted to making multiple ATM transactions using re-encoded...

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Mid-Del substitute teacher arrested, accused of soliciting sex from a minor

A Mid-Del School District substitute teacher was arrested Thursday, accused of soliciting sex from a minor and showing obscene...

Wind farm abandons tax avoidance tactic that threatened school funding

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BLACKWELL — Operators of a northern Oklahoma wind farm are abandoning a creative tax avoidance scheme that was drawing statewide scrutiny because of its potentially damaging impact on Oklahoma school funding. Representatives of Rock Falls Wind...

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Tulsa school bus driver/assistant coach charged with second-degree rape, indecent proposal involving two students

A bus driver and co-offensive line coach at Langston Hughes Academy of Arts and Technology who was suspended from the charter...

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Nichols Hills homeowner shoots alleged auto burglar Thursday morning

A Nichols Hills homeowner opened fire on a man breaking into his pickup Thursday morning, police chief Steven Cox said.

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Police: University student made up anti-LGBT threats

An Ohio University student is charged with making false alarms after she claimed notes were left for her using homophobic...

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A bitcoin miner has been sent to prison for stealing electricity from trains

A man in China has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison after stealing electricity from a train network in order...

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Name released of man killed Monday by Canadian County officers

A man shot and killed by Canadian County officers on Monday has been identified as a 24-year-old with a lengthy criminal history.

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Police investigating possible sexual assault at OKC middle school

Oklahoma City police are investigating an alleged sexual assault involving four children at Roosevelt Middle School.

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All Catholic dioceses in Texas will release list of accused priests

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Every Catholic diocese in Texas will release a list of members of its clergy — including bishops, priests and...

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Family seeking return of ashes stolen in Edmond burglary

A woman is attempting to reach out to a thief she said stole her father’s ashes during a recent burglary.

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U.S. Supreme Court won't consider the case of a man who threatened Betty Shelby, Tulsa police

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to consider the case of a Connecticut man who threatened Tulsa police following the...

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5 Oklahoma officers on leave after fatal shooting

A man in a stolen vehicle was shot and killed by Canadian County Sheriff's deputies Monday after the man led deputies on a...

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Two killed, two wounded as volley of gunshots reported at Florida shopping center

Two people were killed and two others were injured when multiple gunshots were fired at a shopping center in Fort Myers,...

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Canadian County Sheriff's deputies shoot, kill man Monday near Okarche

Canadian County Sheriff's deputies shoot, kill man Monday

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Man arrested on murder complaint in fatal July motorcycle wreck

A 34-year-old man was arrested Friday on DUI and second-degree murder counts stemming from a fatal July collision in northwest...

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Two teens in custody as McLoud mourns shooting death of high school sophomore

Authorities say two teens, including a high school student, are in custody in connection with the Friday shooting death of...

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Shooter in Saturday homicide at southeast Oklahoma City flea market released from custody

A shooter involved in the 51st homicide of the year in Oklahoma City has been released from police custody.

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Comedian Katt Williams arrested in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Comedian Katt Williams was arrested in Portland after allegedly assaulting the driver taking him to a...

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KOCO: 2 teens in custody after 16-year-old girl shot, killed at McLoud home, police say

MCLOUD, Okla. — Two teenagers have been taken into custody after a 16-year-old McLoud girl was killed in what police have...

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Man shot and killed Saturday at SE OKC flea market

A physical altercation turned deadly Saturday at a southeast Oklahoma City flea market, police said.

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Man arrested in killing of man in wheelchair

A man was arrested Thursday, accused of shooting and killing a man in a wheelchair.

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OKC man arrested, accused of shooting and killing man in wheelchair

An 18-year-old man was arrested on a murder complaint Thursday afternoon in connection to the fatal Wednesday shooting of a man...

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Interpol chief vanishes on Chinese trip

France has opened an investigation into the disappearance of Meng Hongwei, the Chinese head of the international police agency...

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Judiciary Committee releases executive summary of supplemental FBI report on Kavanaugh

Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans released an executive summary of the FBI's confidential supplemental background...

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Oklahoma City man in wheelchair shot and killed

Police are investigating the Wednesday night shooting death of a paraplegic man as the city's latest homicide.

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Nobel Peace Prize for anti-rape activists Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to campaigners against rape in warfare Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege. Ms Murad is a...

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Report: Putnam City West student restrained, assaulted

The suspect and a second student carried the boy to the varsity locker room where the alleged assault took place, a police...

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Former Oklahoma zookeeper Joe Exotic to stay locked up in murder-for-hire case

A delay in the trial is expected so defense attorneys have time to review all the evidence in the murder-for-hire case.

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Swing senators praise FBI's Kavanaugh probe, indicating possible support

Republican swing senators on the Brett Kavanaugh nomination indicated Thursday they were satisfied with the FBI’s...

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Paraplegic man shot and killed Wednesday night in northwest Oklahoma City apartment, police reported

Oklahoma City police are investigating the Wednesday night shooting death of a paraplegic man in an apartment.

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Mail carrier dumped hundreds of letters on side of road and quit

Waiting for a letter that never arrived? It might have ended up dumped by a U.S. Postal Service worker along a South Jersey...

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Pauls Valley man arrested, accused of lewd acts with a minor

An investigation of a man accused of trying solicit sex with a minor last month led to his arrest and being charged after he...

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Moore suspect who escaped police arrested in Missouri

A Moore burglary suspect who escaped custody in September was arrested in Missouri Wednesday morning, authorities said.

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Man shot and hospitalized Tuesday night in northwest Oklahoma City

Man shot Tuesday night in northwest Oklahoma City, police reported.

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Drug court offers graduates new start

Five participants recently graduated from Cleveland County Drug Court, which drew accolades from Gov. Mary Fallin, as well as...

Shifting Congress changes Oklahoma representatives' committee plans

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Earlier this year, veteran congressmen from Oklahoma began jockeying for position in hopes of chairing key congressional committees. Their plans have changed.

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Mother shot in Las Vegas shooting finally leaves hospital after nearly a year of recovery

LAS VEGAS — As Jason Aldean took the stage in Las Vegas last October, it seemed like the perfect end to a girls-only...

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Pizza delivery driver saves kidnapped woman after she mouths ‘help me’

SHEBOYGAN COUNTY, Wis. – An alert pizza delivery driver helped save a woman from her abusive ex-boyfriend, police...

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Man shot by FBI agent Monday in eastern Oklahoma

A person was hospitalized after being shot by an FBI agent Monday afternoon in eastern Oklahoma.

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Stillwater man accused of fracturing woman’s skull with a hammer

A 47-year-old man was arrested Tuesday, accused of fracturing his girlfriend’s skull with a hammer.

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Man shot at Monday while delivering newspapers in NE OKC

A newspaper delivery man said he was shot at early Monday while he was delivering newspapers.

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Man arrested in NW OKC after pulling large knife on woman

A man was arrested Monday after police said he pulled a large knife on a woman who was trying to protect her daughter.

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Sources: 350 guns stolen in Memphis intercepted on way to Chicago

MEMPHIS, Tenn. —  Approximately 350 of the guns stolen from an UPS facility in Memphis have been recovered in route to...

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Sex robot shop owner disputes human trafficking claim

"Try before you buy." That's the option a business owner of human-like robots wants to offer the people of Houston, whether...

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Beggs man shot and killed by law officer Saturday in Okmulgee County, OSBI reported

A man on a motorcycle was shot and killed by a law officer Saturday night in Okmulgee County, the Oklahoma State Bureau of...

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Mitchell says she would not bring criminal charges against Kavanaugh in memo

Rachel Mitchell, the sex-crimes prosecutor who questioned Dr. Christine Blasey Ford last week, wrote in a memo...

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2 children die after being left in hot cars in Florida

Two young children died in separate incidents after being left alone in hot cars Friday in Florida, police said.  A...

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Las Vegas strip will go dark to honor shooting rampage victims

The marquees along the iconic Las Vegas Strip will go dark Monday night to mark the first anniversary of a gunman's rampage...

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Florida woman cuts man's face after he refuses to have sex with her

VERO BEACH, Fla. - A Florida woman, incensed because a man refused to have sex with her, cut his face with a kitchen knife...

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Boy, 4, Thrown to His Death From Brooklyn Building by His Brother, Police Say

A 4-year-old boy was thrown to his death from the roof of his seven-story apartment building in Brooklyn by his 20-year-old...

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Enid police ID man killed in Thursday morning shooting

Police on Friday released the name of a man shot and killed by officers on Thursday.

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Man thought to be behind four killings in Oklahoma County

A man who was arrested last year in connection with a string of robberies may also be connected to four killings, Oklahoma City...

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U.S. government becomes latest to sue on behalf of tenants allegedly sexually assaulted by longtime OKC landlord

The U.S. government has become the latest to seek monetary damages for tenants allegedly sexually harassed and assaulted by an...

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Oklahoma zookeeper Joe Exotic pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire indictment

Detention hearing set for next Thursday in Oklahoma City federal court.

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Bizarre Jack in the Box drive-thru accident kills man in St. Louis

A 20-year-old man died at a drive-thru after his own car pinned him against a tree as he was leaning out the window to get his...

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Woman and daughter from Oklahoma missing from Los Angeles

Woman and daughter from Oklahoma missing from Los Angeles

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High drama as Kavanaugh, Ford hearing underway

In a clash along a polarized nation's political and cultural fault lines, the Senate Judiciary Committee began its historic...

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Oklahoma business briefs for Sept. 27.

Oklahoma business briefs for Sept. 27.

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Two Men Told Senate Staffers They Had “The Encounter” With Christine Blasey Ford, Not Brett Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — Senate Judiciary Committee staff interviewed two men who said they believed that they, and not US Supreme Court...

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Man stopped by police after chasing plane

A passenger has been pinned to the ground by police at Dublin Airport after running out of the terminal towards a plane and...

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State school residents arrested after planning a ‘purge,’ injuring employees

Four Lubbock State School residents were arrested and charged with aggravated assault, felony criminal mischief and organized...

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Woman found buried in NW OKC backyard was strangled

A 31-year-old woman found buried in the backyard of a northwest Oklahoma City home in June was strangled to death, the state...

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Man arrested on public drunkenness complaint at Bricktown theater

A 30-year-old man was arrested early Sunday morning on a public drunkenness complaint at a Harkins Theatre in Bricktown.

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Oklahoma men charged with stealing cattle

Two men have been charged with stealing cattle after an investigation was launched by the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers...

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Women filmed pouring bleach over commuters 'man spreading' on public transport

A 20-year-old woman has taken action against men who sit with their legs spread wide open on trains and buses. Anna Dovgalyuk,...

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11 people in Oklahoma arrested during recent ICE operation

Federal officers with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 98 people during a recent 10-day operation,...

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New Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick details parties where girls allegedly were drugged and raped

A third accuser of Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday publicly identified herself and alleged that Kavanaugh and...

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Distracted Boyfriend meme is sexist, rules Swedish ad watchdog

The popular Distracted Boyfriend meme, based on a photo of a man turning away from his outraged girlfriend to stare admiringly...

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Cousin of homicide victim: 'He matters to us'

The cousin of a southwest Oklahoma City homicide victim said he hopes police find the killer of Ricardo Moreno Perez.

On the road: Filling Tummies nonprofit makes its first road trip to combat hunger

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Filling Tummies, a nonprofit started by a group of local moms, recently made its first road trip with its mobile food pantry.

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Longtime counselor gets probation for more than $180,000 in fraudulent Medicaid claims

An Oklahoma City federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a longtime counselor to eight weekends in jail and five years' probation...

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Kidnapped by mum: the American teenager trapped in a South Korean cult

During the summer break after her junior year of high school, Elise* travelled to South Korea from Chicago with her...

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OKC woman missing since Thursday may have been killed

An Oklahoma City woman missing since Thursday is thought to have been killed by a man she reportedly lived with for months,...

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Woman arrested on Canadian County embezzlement charges says she is opiate user

Woman arrested on embezzlement charges in Canadian County said she is an opiate and illegal drug user.

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Teenager arrested in NW OKC slaying

A 17-year-old boy was arrested Monday, accused in the shooting death of a man in an apparent drug deal gone bad.

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Ex-boyfriend douses Tennessee teen in gasoline, threatens to 'cut her head off'

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. - A Middle Tennessee girl's ex-boyfriend is behind bars after he and a friend allegedly tried to light...

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OKC man gets 15 years in prison for providing medical care to fugitive Michael Vance

An Oklahoma City man admitted Monday to helping a wounded fugitive who shot two Wellston police officers and killed a Luther...

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OKC Council could ease sex shop restrictions

Facing one lawsuit and threatened with another, the Oklahoma City Council will consider whether to amend restrictions on sex...

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Police: Indiana man pistol-whipped over Bruno Mars song

GREENWOOD, Ind. -- A Shelbyville, Indiana man said he was pistol-whipped Friday over an argument about a Bruno Mars...

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Ohio family mass killings could be 'professional hit,' expert says

The brutal, unsolved murders of seven adults and one teen in Ohio in 2016 have the "aspects of a professional hit," an expert...

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Inmates charge jailer Sunday night on 12th floor of Oklahoma County jail, spokesman reported

Inmates on the 12th floor of the Oklahoma County jail charged a jailer Sunday night, but then gave up when a tactical team...

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Oklahoma City man arrested in Saturday night stabbing

A man was arrested in connection with a stabbing in northwest Oklahoma CIty that left a man hospitalized.

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Man with two knives chases Walmart security guard early Sunday, arrested by police in southwest Oklahoma City

A man caught shoplifting Sunday in southwest Oklahoma City pulled out two knives and chased a security guard.

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Father, son who killed neighbor over trash re-arrested, bond increased to $250,000

ABILENE, Texas — The father and son who killed their neighbor in a fight over trash have been re-arrested after a judge...

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Man found dead Saturday in southwest Oklahoma City died of homicide, police reported

A man found dead Saturday in southwest Oklahoma City was a homicide victim, police reported.

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Police investigating Sunday night shooting in Oklahoma City

Police in Oklahoma City are investigating a Sunday night shooting that injured a woman who was in a car.

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Plan backfires on man trying to get his ex-wife in trouble.

What started as an investigation into a phony bomb threat ultimately led to the discovery of child pornography.

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Lawsuit filed over fatal Christmas Day Oklahoma police shooting

Family members of a man who was fatally shot during an encounter with Tulsa police on Christmas Day have filed a lawsuit...

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Oklahoma City police release bodycam videos after Louie's shooting

New videos show what happened after gunman opened fire May 24 outside popular restaurant at Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City.

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Drunk man forces plane to make emergency landing in OKC

A Delta Airlines flight from Salt Lake City was forced to make an emergency landing in Oklahoma City early Friday after a...

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Former Montana high school athletic trainer accused of “sophisticated system of ritual sexual abuse”

MILES CITY – A former longtime high school athletic trainer in Miles City has been accused of sexually abusing potentially...

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Two people injured during Thursday night police pursuit in NW OKC

Two people were injured Thursday night after what started as a road rage incident at a Taco Bell quickly escalated to a police...

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Day-care worker stabbed three infants in New York, police say

Three infants and two adults were stabbed early Friday at home day-care center in New York, a police spokesman said. New York...

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Police: Man huffs paint, beats mother with spatula

A man known to police for huffing spray paint beat his mother with a spatula after huffing paint, officials said. Police said...

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Prosecutors dismiss charge against 2 ex-jailers

Prosecutors on Thursday dismissed an assault case against two former Oklahoma County jailers who were charged when an inmate...

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Suspect with assault weapon killed by police near Miami airport

A hate crime suspect who opened fire on authorities with an assault weapon Thursday night was fatally gunned down near Miami...

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Corrections agency sued over inmate's suicide

The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is being sued for not doing enough to prevent a 25-year-old murder convict from hanging...

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Bill Cosby case judge rejects defense motion to step down

Cosby faces up to 30 years in prison for sexual assault.

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Person robbed at gunpoint Thursday near UCO

A person was robbed at gunpoint at an Edmond convenience store Thursday afternoon, police said.

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Law officers seeking possible additional victims of accused rapist

A man charged with rape in Canadian County is also accused of also raping a Kansas woman, and law officers think there might be...

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Woman reportedly stabs man, takes his car

A man was reportedly stabbed and had his car stolen by a woman he met while she was walking down the street Tuesday night....

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Woman shot in the buttocks at northwest Oklahoma City home

A woman was shot in the buttocks during an attempted break-in at a northwest Oklahoma City house early Thursday. About 3:30...

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Bomb squad reports suspicious bag is safe, area reopened Thursday at bank near Penn Square Mall

Police reported a suspicious bag was found Thursday at a bank near Northwest Expressway and N Pennsylvania Avenue.

Democratic leader beat by Republican who didn't spend a dollar campaigning

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Logan Phillips, an associate professor at Tulsa Community College, didn't spend any money on his way to defeating state Rep. Steve Kouplen.

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Flood watch issued for Friday to Saturday morning in Oklahoma

A flood watch will be in effect Friday through Saturday in central Oklahoma.

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Prosecutors will seek death penalty for Oklahoma City father charged with killing 7-month-old son

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty as punishment for an Oklahoma City father accused of killing his 7-month-old son and...

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Suspect in killing of parents at Pennsylvania retirement home dead

EAST GOSHEN, Pa. -- A man who allegedly gunned down his elderly parents at a Chester County, Pennsylvania retirement...

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Disturbing footage shows man laughing as he deliberately runs over emus

SICKENING footage has appeared online showing a man laughing while deliberately mowing down multiple emus in a 4WD. But in a...

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2 LA County deputies shot, 1 suspect killed in East LA

Two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies were injured during a shooting that left one suspect dead in East Los Angeles...

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Oklahoma City bank robbed Wednesday morning

The FBI is searching for a man they said robbed a southwest Oklahoma City bank Wednesday morning.

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Man crashes into multiple vehicles during OKC chase Wednesday morning

A man driving a stolen box truck reportedly crashed into several vehicles — including two police cars — during a chase in...

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Car burglar reportedly caught in the act

A man arriving home reportedly caught a man burglarizing his father's vehicle, tackled the accused burglar and held him until...

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16-year-old boy questioned in school shooting threat

Police questioned a 16-year-old boy after he reportedly threatened to shoot students at Western Heights Alternative School. The...

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Man accused of raping 14-year-old girl

A man was arrested Saturday, accused of raping a 14-year-old girl. The girl told police Saturday afternoon that she was drugged...

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A day-care owner kept children tied to car seats in her closet, police say

A Texas day-care owner is accused of medicating small children, strapping them to car seats using ligatures tied around their...

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McDonald’s Workers Across the U.S. Stage #MeToo Protests

In a St. Louis suburb, they chanted, “Hold your burgers, hold your fries. Keep your hands off my thighs.” In Chicago, they had...

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Federal authorities investigate Air Force couple for manslaughter, child abuse

An Air Force couple from Kapolei is under investigation for possible manslaughter and child abuse over the death of their...

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Chickasha man shot in the leg following argument with roommate

A 52-year-old man was shot in the leg following an argument with his roommate over finances, police said.

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Woman shot Wednesday in northwest Oklahoma City, police search for man

Police responded to a reported shooting Wednesday in northwest Oklahoma City. A woman was shot and a man fled the scene, police...

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Man accused of using dating app to kidnap, rob men

A 31-year-old man was arrested Sunday after police said he was involved in kidnapping and robbing several men by luring them...

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Oklahoma continues to rank high in rate of women killed by men, study shows

After showing improvement last year, Oklahoma's rate of women killed by men took a turn in the wrong direction, according to a...

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Former president of OKC Pride charged with embezzling from nonprofit

The former president of OKC Pride was charged Tuesday with felony embezzlement, accused of stealing thousands of dollars from...

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Oklahoma game wardens uproot marijuana plants at illegal grow site

Three Oklahoma game wardens were tasked with uprooting a patch of marijuana inside a wildlife management area in eastern Oklahoma.

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OKC man arrested, accused of kidnapping and robbing men met through dating app

A 31-year-old man was arrested Sunday after police said he was involved in kidnapping and robbing several men by luring them...

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Four teens arrested, accused of school shooting threats

Four teens were arrested Monday afternoon, accused of threatening to kill the principal and shoot up the school. Sergio...

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Man accused of rubbing produce on his butt at grocery store

A man was arrested at a Northern Virginia grocery store after allegedly dropping his pants and rubbing produce on his...

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More than half of violent crimes in the U.S. never reported to police

October has been recognized for years as National Crime Prevention Month, but statistics from the Department of Justice show...

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Nine being assisted through 'commutation campaign' advance to stage two

Thirty-two individuals who are being assisted through a "commutation campaign" led by Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform...

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Cleveland County training focuses on emotions, attitudes

The Cleveland County sheriff’s office is going back to school this month as everyone from Sheriff Todd Gibson to other staff...

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McDonald's workers walk out in 10 US cities over 'sexual harassment epidemic'

Last summer Tanya Harrell was working in McDonald’s in Gretna, Louisiana, when she says a co-worker started making unwanted...

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3 homeless men in critical condition after bat attack, LAPD hunts for suspect

Authorities in Los Angeles are searching for the suspect who brutally attacked three homeless men with a baseball bat while...

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Former Oklahoma senator sentenced to prison for child sex trafficking

Former state Sen. Ralph Shortey was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison for child sex trafficking.

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Man arrested after reportedly setting up former teacher for robbery

A man was arrested Sunday night after reportedly setting his former teacher up for a robbery last month. Reginald Willis...

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Woman arrested on child neglect complaint

A woman who was arrested Friday on a child neglect complaint reportedly had meth in her roach-infested apartment. Amanda Diane...

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Stakeholders gather to discuss domestic and sexual violence, stalking

Hundreds of victim advocates, law enforcement officers, prosecutors, legal aid attorneys, child welfare workers and other...

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Man arrested in El Reno slaying

Zachary Khea Huber,, 35, was arrested early Saturday, accused in the death of a man found wounded Friday evening at an El Reno...

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How long will former state senator spend in federal prison for sexual encounter with teenager at Moore hotel?

Former state Sen. Ralph Shortey will be sentenced Monday in Oklahoma City federal court for child sex trafficking.

'You could lose this thing' Russell's campaign manager told him a dozen days before loss

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An internal poll conducted by Russell's campaign last weekend showed Horn had caught up to Russell.

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MWC man charged with killing wife with baseball bat

A Midwest City man said he killed his wife with a baseball bat after she nagged him about money, police reported.

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Person shot Friday in NW OKC

A person was taken to a local hospital after being shot Friday in northwest Oklahoma City, police said.

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OKC man arrested, accused of threatening to blow up woman’s home

A 53-year-old Oklahoma City man was arrested Thursday after police said he threatened to blow up a woman’s home after she...

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Police searching for burglars who took nearly $1,500 in goods from OKC CBD shop

Police are searching for two people they said stole nearly $1,500 worth of goods from a southwest Oklahoma City CBD shop.

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Ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort agrees to plead guilty in deal with Robert Mueller

Former Trump campaign boss Paul Manafort has agreed to plead guilty in a deal to resolve charges filed by special...

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Vicous dog to be put down after woman's pet killed in The Village, judge orders

A judge in The Village has ordered a vicious dog be euthanized.

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Feds disrupt Irish Mob's drug activities, FBI reports

The FBI has taken down key drug suppliers for the Irish Mob, disrupting a lengthy “delivery chain” for the Oklahoma-based...

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Dallas police accused of smearing man killed by cop in his own apartment

An attorney for the family of a man shot dead by a police officer in the man's own apartment said a police affidavit shows...

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Man found fatally stabbed in Carnegie identified

The FBI has identified the man found stabbed to death Wednesday in Carnegie. The body of Byron Tongkeamah Jr., 32, of Carnegie,...

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Man wounded in shooting was wanted on robbery warrant

A man who was wounded in a shooting Tuesday night was also wanted on a robbery warrant, police reported. About 10:15 p.m....

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Burglary suspect accused of shooting BB gun at police

A man reportedly fired a BB gun at a police officer who was responding to a burglary call Wednesday afternoon. Steven Wayne...

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Woman goes to park to fight, gets car stolen

A woman who went to a northwest Oklahoma City park for a fist fight had her car stolen by a bystander while she was scrapping....

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Appeals court to decide whether Oklahoma sheriff must face trial over inmate's death

Prosecutor is appealing dismissal of first-degree manslaughter charge against Garfield County Sheriff Jerry Niles.

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7 New York Police Officers Arrested in Prostitution and Gambling Investigation, Authorities Say

A three-year investigation ended Wednesday with the arrest of seven New York City police officers on prostitution, corruption...

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21-year-old man gets prison for causing fatal crash while fleeing police

A 21-year-old man apologized Wednesday for causing a deadly 2016 crash while fleeing police in a stolen car. "I take full...

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Gunman kills 5, self in Southern California rampage

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A gunman killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a Kern County...

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Four people dead in separate crashes Tuesday and Wednesday

Four people have died in separate state crashes, authorities reported

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Teen bicyclist hit by car, driver flees

A 14-year-old boy is hospitalized being hit by a car while riding a bike Wednesday afternoon, police said. The driver left the...

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Man reportedly kidnapped by two he met at party

Travis Chance Cadena, 18, and Donta House, 27, were arrested on complaints of kidnapping and assault and battery. Cadena was...

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Accused copper thieves arrested

A man and woman were arrested early Tuesday, accused of stealing copper. Jeremy Scott Weldon, 48, and Angela McCalister, 53,...

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Author of ‘How to Murder Your Husband’ arrested for allegedly killing her husband

Life has apparently imitated art for one romance writer. In a twist of irony so devious it would have turned Agatha Christie...

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Residents of New Mexico compound indicted on federal charges

Five residents of a ramshackle desert compound in New Mexico are scheduled for arraignments and detention hearings after being...

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Investigator at Oklahoma Health Department disciplined for affair with supervisor who emailed fake threats to herself

Disciplinary action is another twist in the controversy surrounding regulations on medical marijuana.

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Valley Brook could be forced to refund hundreds of fines if former dancer wins lawsuit

Valley Brook could be forced to refund hundreds of fines if a former dancer at a now-closed strip club wins a lawsuit filed...

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Witnesses dispute Dallas cop's account in fatal shooting of neighbor, attorney says

Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside Dallas police headquarters Monday evening to demand justice for Botham Jean, the...

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Bixby rape suspects given juvenile status

A judge granted juvenile status on Monday to four former Bixby football players who are charged with raping a teammate last year.

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Attempted burglary reported at Wilshire Gun

Two people wearing hockey masks attempted to break into Wilshire Gun using rocks Saturday afternoon. About 12:50 a.m. Saturday,...

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Oklahoma City police officer shoots, wounds man with gun Monday night in northwest OKC

An Oklahoma City police officer shot and wounded a man with a gun Monday night in northwest OKC.

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Indictment 'likely' for couple accused of stealing GoFundMe funds from homeless veteran

A lawyer for the New Jersey couple accused of stealing from an online fundraiser they started for a homeless veteran...

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Deadly fire exposes wealthy man’s secret underground tunnels

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — The wealthy stock trader took elaborate steps to conceal the network of tunnels beneath his house in this...

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Two escaped Greer County jail inmates captured

Law officers Monday were looking for two escaped inmates from Greer COunty jail.

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Woman accused of child abuse

An Oklahoma City woman was arrested Sunday, accused of abusing three boys. Tiara Kruta, 21, was arrested on three complaints of...

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Man arrested after walking into crime scene

A man was arrested Saturday after walking into a crime scene and reportedly fighting with officers. Curtis Ray Snyder, 40, was...

Governor-elect begins transition, seeks mix of experience on his team

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Gov.-elect Kevin Stitt said Oklahomans should expect substantial change in the way state government operates, how the budget is crafted and the role a governor plays in directing state agencies.

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Train accident severs UCO football player's foot

UCO football player loses foot in accident early Sunday under train in Oklahoma City.

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Saudi princess says $900,000 of jewels stolen from her Paris hotel

A Saudi princess has reported the theft of jewels worth 800,000 euros ($930,000) from her suite at the Ritz hotel in Paris, a...

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Man dies Sunday of gunshot wound in Oklahoma City homicide case

Police are investigating the death of a man from a gunshot wound as a homicide in Oklahoma City.

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Man stops to help stranded motorist who turned out to be hitman hired to kill him

When police found Carlos Cruz-Echevarria dead near his home last Veterans Day, he was lying face down in a ditch, shot...

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OxyContin creator being sued for 'significant role in causing opioid epidemic'

Following hundreds of lawsuits over the years against pharmaceutical giant Purdue Pharma, Colorado’s attorney general is...

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Oklahoma closer to pinpointing total number of untested rape kits statewide

As Oklahoma slowly moves closer to pinpointing the total number of untested rape kits in the state, some advocates are...

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Jurors choose 20 years in prison for each inmate convicted of killing another inside the Oklahoma County jail

Jurors on Friday chose 20 years in prison as punishment for each of the three inmates convicted in the death of a fellow...

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Joe Exotic, former Oklahoma gubernatorial candidate, indicted, accused in murder-for-hire plot

Former Oklahoma gubernatorial candidate "Joe Exotic" has been indicted on two counts of hiring a person to commit murder,...

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Former OSU star facing rape charge

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Troubled former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested in Kansas on a suspicion of...

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Dallas officer goes home to wrong apartment, kills man inside, police say

DALLAS - An off-duty Dallas police officer shot and killed a man after walking into the wrong apartment in her building...

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Jurors find former Tulsa dentist guilty of causing fatal skull fractures to his mistress’ 19-month-old son

Jurors Thursday found a former Tulsa dentist guilty of causing fatal skull fractures to his mistress' 19-month-old son. After...

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Coach accused of sex abuse in Texas facing Oklahoma charges

FORT WORTH, Texas — A Texas gymnastics coach jailed after being accused of sexually assaulting three girls in Fort Worth is...

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Atlanta Mayor orders city to end relationship with ICE, remove all detainees from city jail

ATLANTA – Atlanta is preparing to permanently end its relationship with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in regards to...

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Johnny Bobbitt will get his full $400,000, GoFundMe says

Johnny Bobbitt Jr. will get his $400,000. GoFundMe and Cozen O'Connor, the Philadelphia law firm representing Bobbitt,...