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Oklahoma City woman accused of using Facebook to solicit killing

Oklahoma City woman accused of using Facebook to solicit killing
Shamanda Williams, 24, of Oklahoma City, has been charged with solicitation to commit murder after reportedly making a Facebook post offering $ 500 to someone willing to shoot the father of her child in front of the man's mother. By Matt Dinger Modified …
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New bill gives Oklahoma science teachers the freedom to question their textbooks
The Scientific Education and Academic Freedom Act makes its way on the agenda every year. It gives teachers the freedom to editorialize hot button issues like evolution and climate change. The author, Representative Gus Blackwell believes science is …
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Oklahoma City bank robbed Saturday afternoon

Oklahoma City bank robbed Saturday afternoon
Oklahoma City police and the FBI are searching for a man they said robbed a bank Saturday afternoon. At about 1:15 p.m. Saturday, the robber walked into an IBC Bank branch at 5701 N May Ave. and gave a teller a note demanding money, the FBI reported.
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Oklahoma Injected Lethal Drugs Into Its Death-Row Convicts–After They Were
The state of Oklahoma injected executed convicts with lethal drugs for "disposal purposes," newly published state records show. The macabre practice, first reported Tuesday by The Colorado Independent, could tamper with postmortem toxicology results in …
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Oklahoma football: Former Sooner Eric Mensik weighs in on HBO special on
NORMAN — Eric Mensik says he doesn't have anything against the University of Oklahoma, its academic offerings or the advisers who helped him change his major to multidisciplinary studies. Photo – Eric Mensik, a converted tight end forced into action …
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Cavs fall to Oklahoma City Thunder 102-95

Cavs fall to Oklahoma City Thunder 102-95
Sitting in his warm-ups on Oklahoma City's bench, Durant knew he might be called upon again. And when he was, the NBA's leading scorer closed out Cleveland. "My mind's always on the game so I didn't space out," he said. "I was instantly ready.".
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Oklahoma History Center holds fourth annual Cowboy Roundup
Oklahoma History Center holds fourth annual Cowboy Roundup. Jason Harris, the Oklahoma History Center's director of education, said the fourth annual Cowboy Roundup on Saturday was meant to give visitors a glimpse into Oklahoma's cowboy heritage.
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Gonzaga survives foul-plagued game vs. Oklahoma State
The refs called 61 fouls, which affected the pace and outcome of eighth-seeded Gonzaga's 85-77 win against Marcus Smart and ninth-seeded Oklahoma State in the West region of the NCAA tournament. Kevin Pangos scored 26 points, including hitting 12 of …
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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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Mick Cornett Oklahoma City wins fourth term as mayor

Oklahoma Mick Cornett City won a fourth term as mayor From Oklahoma City, Mick Cornett won a fourth term as mayor. Explained with 235 constituencies had 31,495 votes, or 65.7 percent Cornett to 15,739 or 32.8 percent Shadid. Two other candidates, Phil Hughes and Joe Sarge B. Nelson, drew a combined 1.5 … Read more on NewsOK.com

Roches earthquake Oklahoma The earthquake was recorded at 8:17 am Wednesday in the suburbs of Oklahoma City and comes after a series of small earthquakes of intensity from 2.1 to 2.9 were grown overnight recorded about 50 miles north in the Stillwater area. Geologists say … Learn more about KTEN