Oklahoma man jailed in Ark. deputy's death

Oklahoma man jailed in Ark. deputy's death
TEXARKANA, Ark. — Authorities say an Oklahoma man has been jailed on a second-degree murder charge in the traffic death of a southwest Arkansas sheriff's deputy. Lafayette County Chief Deputy Pete Richardson was killed Monday in a three-vehicle …
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Cut line in western Oklahoma disrupts phones
ELK CITY, Okla. (AP) — A cut fiber-optic line in western Oklahoma has knocked out 911 and long-distance telephone service to Elk City and surrounding towns. According to Matt Skinner from the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, AT&T has located the cut …
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NCAA tournament team previews: Oklahoma Sooners
The Sooners finished in second place in what KenPom judged as the second-best conference in the country. They earned that standing with eight top-50 wins, including road victories over Texas, Baylor and Oklahoma State. In addition to Hield, Cameron …
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Oklahoma House vote exposes rift on Common Core

Oklahoma House vote exposes rift on Common Core
… exposes rift on Common Core By RANDY KREHBIEL World Staff Writer TulsaWorld.com | 0 comments. A few minutes before 11 p.m. Wednesday night, 65 of 72 Republican members of the Oklahoma House of Representatives voted to kill one of GOP Gov.
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Third man suspected of shooting at troopers during chase arrested in Oklahoma
A third man accused of firing at Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers during a high-speed chase was arrested, authorities said. Oklahoma City police officers and Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers found the man and arrested him shortly after 10 p.m. Sunday …
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Oklahoma station drops evolution from showing of Cosmos
But elsewhere in KOKH's home town of Oklahoma City, people really are trying to alter how evolution is presented—in the public schools' science classrooms. The state House of Representatives has just passed a bill that would keep any school …
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South Alabama softball has productive day at Oklahoma State's Cowgirl Classic
14-ranked South Alabama softball team picked up two more wins Saturday at the Cowgirl Classic at Oklahoma State, including a win over the home team. The Jaguars topped New Mexico 9-0 in five innings in their first game of the day. They added a 5-1 win …
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Intersession classes help Oklahoma City students facing upcoming state tests
While most students in the Oklahoma City school district spent the first week of spring break relaxing, more than 5,000 attended voluntary classes to prepare for upcoming tests that could determine whether they repeat the third grade or receive a high …
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Second Straight Walk-Off Win for Oklahoma
NORMAN, Okla. – The University of Oklahoma baseball team won its third straight extra-inning game with a 6-5 final over Belmont at L. Dale Mitchell Park, Saturday afternoon. Sophomore first baseman Anthony Hermelyn (McKinney, Texas) delivered the …
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Police: Oklahoma City woman killed while helping dog
… WAS DARK AND HE COULDN'T SEE HER IN THE ROAD UNTIL IT WAS TOO LATE REPORTING LIVE IN NW OKC MS KOCO 5 NEWS. An Oklahoma City woman was killed Thursday when she went to the aid of a dog in the middle of the road, police said.
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Kansas vs Oklahoma State: Score, Grades and Analysis from Big 12 Tournament
Twice this season Andrew Wiggins played Oklahoma State and walked away feeling like he could have done more. With his team's back against the wall and needing him more than ever, Wiggins made sure the third time would be the charm. Wiggins scored …
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Police investigate possible suicide at University of Oklahoma
Police investigate possible suicide at University of Oklahoma. University of Oklahoma police investigating an apparent suicide taped off an area near the Mosier Practice Facility by 3 p.m. and appeared to be searching a car that was parked in the area.
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Possible pay raise for Oklahoma state employees

Possible pay raise for Oklahoma state employees
capitol.jpg. OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma House of Representatives passed a measure today that would increase state employee salaries to 90 percent of private-sector pay over a four-year period. House Bill 3293 author Rep. Leslie Osborn stated that …
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Two earthquakes in Oklahoma; two earthquakes in Kansas reported today
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, 9 earthquakes were recorded in Kansas and Oklahoma since Tuesday. Both of Kansas' quakes happened on Wednesday. Courtesy. Posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 12:03 pm. Two earthquakes in Oklahoma; two …
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Police investigate southwest Oklahoma City shooting

Police investigate southwest Oklahoma City shooting
Police investigate southwest Oklahoma City shooting. Officers were called about 12:35 p.m. Wednesday to SW 29 and S Virginia Avenue in response to a shooting, Oklahoma City police Sgt. Jennifer Wardlow said. FROM STAFF REPORTS • Published: March …
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House roundup: Oklahoma lawmakers act on pay raises
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma House of Representatives on Tuesday approved preliminary versions of bills intended to drastically alter state employee pay structure and retirement plans. House Bill 3293, by Rep. Leslie Osborn, R-Mustang, calls for pay …
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Oklahoma man arrested in bomb threat to Sheriff Arpaio
A man accused of mailing a homemade bomb to Sheriff Joe Arpaio in April 2013 was arrested after Postal Inspectors and FBI agents executed a search warrant on his Oklahoma residence last Thursday. Gregory Lynn Shrader, 55, of Jay, Okla., was charged …
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Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad dedicates 'Wooo Shock' locomotive
Amanda Potts and daughter Grace, 3, look for the rollout of the Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad's Wooo Shock locomotive Tuesday morning near downtown Wichita. Husband Jim Potts is the engineer who drove Wooo Shock to the event. (March 11, 2014).
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Signs of a successful spring for the Sooners

Signs of a successful spring for the Sooners
Streeter Lecka/Getty Images Sophomore signal-caller Trevor Knight must show more consistency for Oklahoma in 2014. Trevor Knight builds on his Sugar Bowl performance: After watching Knight complete 72.7 percent of his passes for 348 yards and four …
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Oklahoma news briefs for March 11
Oklahoma Forestry Service offers teens the opportunity to learn about the forest and Oklahoma's natural resources in Beavers Bend State Park during Youth Forestry Camp. Hands-on activities include wildlife and forestry management, stream ecology and …
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Red flag warning in effect Tuesday for high fire danger in Oklahoma
There will be high fire danger across parts of Oklahoma Tuesday as temperatures warm up and winds pick up, the National Weather Service reports. A red flag warning is in effect from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. for central, southwest, northern and northeast …
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Big 12 wrestling: Oklahoma State wins Big 12 title, Sooners come in second

Big 12 wrestling: Oklahoma State wins Big 12 title, Sooners come in second
Oklahoma's Cody Brewer takes on Oklahoma State's Jon Morrison at 133 pounds during the 2014 Big 12 Wrestling Championship finals at the University of Oklahoma in McCasland Field House on March 8, 2014 in Norman, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The …
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Iowa State Fans Mock Marcus Smart With 'Mass Flop'
AMES, Iowa — Iowa State students teased Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart on Saturday by doing a "mass flop" in the stands at Hilton Coliseum when the Cowboys' star was introduced by the public address announcer before the game. The stunt was …
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Mentors honored by Oklahoma foundation

Mentors honored by Oklahoma foundation
Judy Ewbank, of Mission Mentors, Fairview; Jacqueline Johnson, Northern Oklahoma College Enid; Stan Brownlee, Enid Public Schools fifth-grade mentoring program; and Teresa Tucker, Girl Scouts-Western Oklahoma, Enid, were recognized as outstanding …
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Big 12 women: Baylor women roll, Texas rallies past Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY — It didn't take long for Baylor to establish that this meeting with Kansas would be much different than the previous one. Baylor led Kansas by just a point at halftime on Jan. 19 before falling apart in the second half of a 16-point loss.
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Lawsuit by two death row inmates moves back to Oklahoma County court

Lawsuit by two death row inmates moves back to Oklahoma County court
Lawsuit by two death row inmates moves back to Oklahoma County court. A lawsuit brought against the state by two Oklahoma death row inmates has been moved back to a district court in Oklahoma County by a federal judge. A new hearing is scheduled for …
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Oklahoma City attorney arrested, accused of lewd acts
An attorney is accused of smuggling a sex toy into Oklahoma County jail and duping an inmate into performing sex acts with it, supposedly in exchange for his legal fees. Photo – Frank Kirk, 70, of Oklahoma City, was arrested Monday for allegedly. Frank …
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