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7-Eleven Inc. announces acquisition of 7-Eleven Stores in central Oklahoma

Irving, Texas-based 7-Eleven Inc. announced Friday it is acquiring a chain of more than 100, locally-owned 7‑Eleven Stores in...

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Monken was a candidate for OSU offensive coordinator

Monken could lead Georgia's offense into the 21st century

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Recap: OKC Central Live Chat with Steve Lackmeyer

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer addressed questions from readers Friday morning.

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Tablets may soon be available for Oklahoma County jail inmates

Inmates at the Oklahoma County jail may be able to access tablets for communication and entertainment in the near future. The...

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Oklahoma lawmakers seek to ban cannabis billboards

Some GOP state legislators want to ban billboards advertising medical marijuana, prevent future dispensaries from being located...

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Lawyer for just-ousted Grammys CEO fires back at academy

NEW YORK (AP) — Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan, who the company announced Thursday was placed on administrative leave, has...

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Financial irregularities discovered in audit of Garfield County town

KREMLIN — A state audit of the small Garfield County town of Kremlin has revealed numerous financial irregularities, including...

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'Keep enjoying the ride': Chris Paul and Thunder happy to see where second half of NBA season takes them

Chris Paul didn’t know the Thunder had reached the halfway point in the season until he stepped into the practice facility...

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US agency examining Tesla unintended acceleration complaint

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicle...

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'We’re going to be in the race': OSU's Mike Gundy sees 2020 Cowboys as Big 12 contenders

When the new year arrived, Chuba Hubbard seemed likely gone, Tylan Wallace possibly gone and Kasey Dunn absolutely gone from...

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Murder defendant denies planning fatal drug robbery

A murder defendant who took the witness stand Thursday told a jury he did not plan a drug robbery that claimed the life of a...

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Ardmore woman facing felony drug, child neglect charges after police find nearly 120 pills

An Ardmore woman is facing felony drug and child neglect charges after police allegedly discovered a large amount of...

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Flu deaths rise again, first child death reported

Flu deaths rise again, first child death reported The latest weekly flu report shows a child has died from the illness in...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

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SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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Martinez-Brooks to seek Ward 3 city council seat in Oklahoma City

Current Ward 3 Councilman Larry McAtee is retiring when his term ends in 2021.

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Oklahoma uses funds derived from gaming to defend against lawsuit brought by tribes

OKLAHOMA CITY — Gov. Kevin Stitt is using funds generated by tribal fees to pay for a law firm to defend him in a lawsuit...

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Norman Chocolate Festival a sweet deal for education

As if you needed any more reason to eat chocolate, this weekend it helps support education in Norman. The 38th annual Norman...

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Final DOL rule clarifies exclusions from regular rate of pay

What does the federal Labor Department's final rule on regular rate of pay mean for employers and employees? The former rules...

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Ghosn lawyers rebut new Nissan claims against fugitive exec

TOKYO (AP) — The legal team of Nissan's former chairman Carlos Ghosn issued a statement Friday refuting the latest allegations...

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Movie review: '1917' delivers immersive and intimate World War I story

The film - which earned two Golden Globes Sunday, for best dramatic motion picture and best movie director for Mendes - was...

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Once homeless in Oklahoma, NFL running back buys his dad a house

The Oakland Raiders running back and his family endured homelessness at times during Jacobs' childhood.

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    'Weathering With You' PG-13 1:51 3 of 4 stars Mythical meteorology meets teen romance in the visually striking, tunefully...

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    Oklahoma lawmakers propose 'MAGA' license plate options

    State Sens. Nathan Dahm, R-Broken Arrow, and Marty Quinn, R-Claremore, have filed legislation to create "Make America Great...

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    For some major US shippers, 2019 ended on a sour note

    For major shipping companies dealing with trade wars and slowing global growth, conditions appear to have deteriorated for some...

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    Oklahoma oil prices and drilling report for Jan 17, 2020

    Oklahoma crude oil prices as of 5 p.m. Thursday: Oklahoma Sweet: Sunoco Inc. — $55 Oklahoma Sour: Sunoco Inc. — $43 Oklahoma...

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    Is your eye the next frontier for small screen tech? First look at new smart contact lens

    Commercial availability for the Mojo Lens is likely about two years away, with the more immediate use cases in the enterprise...

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    Ex-Arby's manager pleads guilty to fatal shooting after alleged spitting incident

    Deionna Young received a 25-year sentence for first-degree manslaughter.

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    4 changes that could affect Social Security in 2020

    If you’re one of almost 69 million Americans who receive Social Security or Supplemental Security Income benefits, you’ll...

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    OKLAHOMA CITY Member of 'Central Park Five' to speak at OC Raymond Santana, one of the wrongfully convicted "Central Park...

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    Art experts confirm painting found hidden in Italian museum's walls is the stolen Klimt work "Portrait of a Lady."

    ROME (AP) — Art experts confirm painting found hidden in Italian museum's walls is the stolen Klimt work "Portrait of a Lady.".

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    Poachers killed an elk and dumped it in an Oklahoma parking lot; wardens are asking for help with clues

    Oklahoma game wardens are asking for tips on an unusual wanton-waste case. 

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    Court papers detail claims in dustup between public relations firms

    Social welfare organizations may keep their donors' identities a secret.

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    Morning Roundup: New Mets manager Beltran out amid sign-stealing scandal

    MLB New Mets manager Beltrán out amid sign-stealing scandal So for the second time since they last threw a pitch, the New York...

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    OSU basketball: Marcus Watson's attorney files third motion of continuance

    STILLWATER — Former Oklahoma State freshman basketball player Marcus Watson’s attorney filed a third motion of continuance on...

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    What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 16, 2020: Hear Oklahoma trumpeter David B. Hooten at Edmond's Armstrong Auditorium

    In addition to being an internationally acclaimed musician, Hooten is also a local business owner and currently serves as...

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    Officials, activists say 2 Iraqi protesters killed

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Two protesters were killed and over a dozen wounded in central Baghdad on Friday in renewed violence between...

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    Welcome to The Source, a podcast that takes a look at the current events in Oklahoma, as told by the reporters and editors from...

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    OU basketball: Why Top Daug's return feels like getting back 'a piece of ourselves' for one Oklahoma City woman

    Editor's note: This column has been updated to reflect that Top Daug was retired after the 2004-05 basketball season. Prior to...

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    Heavy rainfall, flooding possible for parts of Oklahoma

    Follow current weather conditions from around the state.

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    Can anyone replicate LSU’s run in 2020?

    NEW ORLEANS — Nick Saban looked miserable on the Superdome sideline after smiling through a pregame national TV appearance that...

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    What to do in Oklahoma on Jan. 15, 2020: See special fan preview screenings of the Japanese animated film 'Weathering With You'

    “Weathering With You” made its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and had a sold-out U.S....

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    Bon Jovi bringing 2020 tour to Oklahoma

    The trek will feature Bryan Adams.

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    Justices turn away appeal of women who went topless at beach

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is leaving in place the public nudity convictions of three women who removed their...

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    Tuning in for Friday, Jan. 17

    FRIDAY BOYS BASKETBALL 7:45 p.m.;;Comm. Chr. at Millwood;;92.1 FM/1140 AM 8 p.m.;;Bass Pro Tournament;;CBSS (Cox 249) GIRLS...

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    Virginia urges justices to uphold weapons ban at gun rally

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia urged the state Supreme Court on Friday to uphold a weapons ban at an upcoming gun rally in the...

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    Ukrainian president rejects prime minister's resignation

    KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy rejected his prime minister's offer to resign and asked him to...

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    Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on bus

    VERNAL, Utah (AP) — A sex offender recently released from an Iowa prison has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting...

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    Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein's rape trial

    NEW YORK (AP) — A jury of seven men and five women was selected Friday for Harvey Weinstein's rape trial after an arduous...

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    Hillary Clinton to 2020 Democratic voters: pick a winner

    PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton has advice for Democratic voters faced with an unsettled field of presidential...

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    Banks, communications stocks lead small gains on Wall Street

    Major U.S. stock indexes edged higher in afternoon trading Friday as solid earnings from banks helped extend momentum from the...

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    Dershowitz, Starr join Trump impeachment legal defense

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is adding experience in constitutional law and the politics of impeachment to his...

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    California teachers exposed to jet fuel dump plan lawsuit

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California teachers plan to file a lawsuit after a commercial airliner with engine trouble dumped...

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    Mexico's president hopes to raffle off presidential jet

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced the latest in a series of desperate ideas Friday to...

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    Warren-Sanders dust-up gets 'who cares?' from Iowa Democrats

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Ann Stromquist watched this week’s Democratic presidential debate like the research scientist she is....

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    Taxpayer money approved for Oklahoma governor's ex-company

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A state panel that includes appointees of Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has approved more taxpayer subsidies...

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    Iran's top leader strikes defiant tone amid month of turmoil

    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's supreme leader lashed out at Western countries as he led Friday prayers in Tehran for the first time...

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    EU border chief says migrant entries from Turkey on the rise

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The number of migrants entering Europe from Turkey rose significantly last year as people fleeing strife in...

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    Baylor hires LSU's Aranda as head coach

    Baylor hired LSU defensive coordinator Dave Aranda as its new head coach Thursday, three days after the Tigers completed their...

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    Man convicted of child sex abuse sentenced for child porn

    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man whose initial 60-day sentence for sexually abusing a child caused an outcry has been...

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    Florida woman saved from burning car just before it explodes

    STUART, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man stopped at the scene of a burning wreck and teamed up with a sheriff's officer to save the...

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    Global stocks inspired by US rally, hopes for Chinese growth

    Global stocks rose Friday, seemingly buoyed by high spirits on Wall Street, as new data suggested China's economic slowdown may...

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    UK psychiatric group cites social media dangers to the young

    LONDON (AP) — Britain's Royal College of Psychiatrists is urging that mammoth tech companies like Facebook and Twitter turn...

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    Sales of flowers, pork push Dutch farm exports to new record

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch agriculture exports rose 4.6% in 2019 from the previous year to a new record of 94.5...

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    China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls

    BEIJING (AP) — China's population crept past 1.4 billion last year for the first time, even as the birthrate continues to...

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    Germany gives investigators more tools against child porn

    BERLIN (AP) — The German parliament on Friday approved legislation that will allow investigators to use computer-generated...

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    Search suspended days after deadly collision off Texas coast

    GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — Days after a fishing boat's collision with a chemical tanker just off the Texas coast left one person...

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    Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

    HONG KONG (AP) — The airline Hong Kong Express has apologized for having required some female passengers bound for the U.S....

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    Martinez-Brooks to seek council seat

    Jessica Martinez-Brooks, who serves as a volunteer on several city boards and as interim diversity officer at Oklahoma City...

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    Raising the civic IQ: Elected municipal officers invited back to campus

    Civics lessons for elected city officers and those thinking about running for office begin Saturday at Oklahoma City University...

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    Giuliani associate names Trump, Pence, more in Ukraine plan

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A close associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is claiming Trump was directly...

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    Warren-Sanders clash was inevitable as voting gets closer

    WASHINGTON (AP) — As long as they are rivals, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders couldn't stay friends forever.The White House...

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    Trump's trial begins, senators vowing 'impartial justice'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Senate opened the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump with quiet ceremony Thursday —...

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    FBI arrests 3 alleged white supremacists ahead of gun rally

    GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A former Canadian Armed Forces reservist and two other men who authorities say are linked to a violent...

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    Board delays vote on moving Confederate monument at Ole Miss

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Confederate monument will remain, for now, in a prominent spot on the University of Mississippi campus,...

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    Panel finds FAA followed procedures in approving Boeing Max

    A government advisory committee has concluded that federal regulators followed established procedures when they certified the...

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    New Mets manager Beltrán out amid sign-stealing scandal

    NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltrán, called out on a curveball again.So for the second time since they last threw a pitch, the New...

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    Trump boosts school prayer, faith groups as he rallies base

    In a bid to solidify his evangelical base, President Donald Trump on Thursday vowed to protect prayer in public schools and...

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    FBI plans to notify states about local election breaches

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI, in a change of policy, is committing to inform state officials if local election systems have been...

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    State Dept chided for silence over alleged threats to envoy

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Ukraine's announcement on Thursday of an investigation into alleged surveillance of the U.S. ambassador has...

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    New Iowa caucus rules could spark clashing claims of victory

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa caucuses are never simple. Voters spend hours in high school gymnasiums or public libraries,...

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    Watchdog: White House violated law in freezing Ukraine aid

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House violated federal law in withholding security assistance to Ukraine, an action at the center...

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    Displaced families await post-quake housing in Puerto Rico

    PONCE, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Antonetti family sat in the shade of a tree eating orange slices while contemplating the long day...

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    New street protests in France amid pension strikes

    PARIS (AP) — Opponents of President Emmanuel Macron's proposed overhaul of France's pension system marched in Paris and other...

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    NFL at 100: 2 iconic moments mark history of NFC title games

    With “The Catch” that sent San Francisco to its first Super Bowl and “The Blown Call” that kept New Orleans at home, NFC...

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    Putin fast-tracks effort to extend his rule in Russia

    MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday fast-tracked work on constitutional changes that could keep him in power...

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    Warrant issued for Odell Beckham after video shows butt swat

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A misdemeanor simple battery warrant has been issued for Cleveland Browns wide receiver and former LSU star...

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    Few statehouses feature memorials to actual historical women

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Statehouse would join a small number of others around the country with outdoor monuments...

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    Mom of 2 Oregon children swept into ocean thanks supporters

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mother of two young children who drowned off the Oregon coast when a rogue wave swept them into the...

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    Virginia moves to brink of becoming 38th state to ratify ERA

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia on Wednesday moved to the brink of becoming the crucial 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights...

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    Trial date set for woman in false abduction case

    HUNTINGTON, W. Va. (AP) — A trial date has been set for a West Virginia woman charged with making up a story about an Egyptian...

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    New Olympic hosting ideas tested at Lausanne Youth Games

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — New ways of solving challenges for Olympic host cities are being tested this month at the Winter...

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    Jurors acquit teen who said he didn't know gun was loaded

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas teen who said he didn't know a gun was loaded when he fatally shot a 14-year-old friend has been...

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    China welcomes US deal, says 'core concerns' must be met

    BEIJING (AP) — China’s government welcomed an interim trade deal with Washington and said Thursday the two sides need to...

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    Yemen separatists, government troops pull back from key city

    SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni separatists and forces loyal to the country's U.N.-recognized government whose deadly infighting...

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    Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

    HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam said Thursday that the ''one country, two systems'' framework under which the...

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    China says Russia ties not affected by Putin cabinet change

    BEIJING (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin's sudden announcement of constitutional changes that prompted the prime...

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    Concert review: OKC Philharmonic's 'Minimalism' had whimsy and fanfare

    Saturday’s riveting Oklahoma City Philharmonic concert, "Minimalism in a New World," celebrated trailblazing American composers...

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    Recent reforms lead over 30% decrease in average inmate population at Oklahoma County jail

    The average number of inmates at the Oklahoma County jail has decreased by over 30%, which community leaders attribute to new...

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    Co-defendant testifies at OKC murder trial

    A man who admitted pulling the trigger during a fatal drug robbery told a jury Wednesday he didn't mean to kill the son of a...

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    Legislator pushes bills to help homeless youth in Oklahoma City

    An Oklahoma legislator is working with the Oklahoma Department of Human Services to slash red tape that can prevent...

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    Avana Apartments sale sets record for downtown OKC

    A new record sale price has been set for downtown rental properties with the recent purchase of the Avana Arts Apartments....

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    Wrestler Rocky Johnson, Dwayne Johnson’s father, dead at 75

    Rocky "Soulman" Johnson, a WWE Hall of Fame wrestler who became better known as the father of actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson,...

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    Cora remorseful, Red Sox begin search for new manager

    BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox need to find a new manager, and it sounds like they haven't gotten over their old one.Heaping...

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    Small plane crashes in Utah neighborhood, killing pilot

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A small plane crashed Wednesday in a Utah neighborhood, killing the pilot as the aircraft narrowly...

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    Virginia House panel advances ERA for full floor vote

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia moved a step closer to ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment on Tuesday, even as the measure's...

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    House leaders march Trump impeachment articles to the Senate

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In a dramatic procession across the U.S. Capitol, House Democrats carried the formal articles of impeachment...

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    Roberston scores 31, Oklahoma women top No. 17 West Virginia

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Taylor Roberston made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 31 points to help Oklahoma beat No. 17...

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    Michigan lawmaker faces probe over comment to reporter

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Republican state lawmaker will be subject to a sexual harassment investigation for telling a young...

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    Warren-Sanders rift has progressives nervous about fallout

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For nearly a year, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders pushed strongly progressive ideas into the...

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    Prosecutor: Texas teen mistakenly killed friend in school

    HOUSTON (AP) — A 16-year-old student mistakenly shot his friend in their Houston-area high school’s ROTC room before fleeing...

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    Texas inmate executed for killing wife in 2005

    HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas inmate with a history of violence against women was executed Wednesday evening for fatally...

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    Aviation experts puzzled after airliner dumps fuel over city

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some aviation experts said Wednesday that they were puzzled after the crew of a commercial airliner decided...

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    Judge halts Trump's order allowing states to block refugees

    SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday halted President Donald Trump's executive order that gave state and...

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    Rep. Kirkpatrick of Arizona seeking treatment for alcoholism

    PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick of Arizona said Wednesday that she's taking time off from her congressional duties to...

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    Student fatally shot at Texas high school; suspect arrested

    BELLAIRE, Texas (AP) — A 19-year-old student was shot to death Tuesday at a Texas high school, and a suspect was arrested hours...

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    Smelly Rio de Janeiro water supply has residents on edge

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — There’s a creeping sense of alarm in Rio de Janeiro after more than a week of foul tasting and smelling...

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    Judge revokes bail for Avenatti, cites new crime evidence

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California judge revoked attorney Michael Avenatti's bail Wednesday, forcing a delay of his New York...

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    Emphasis on US exports, trade secrets in China trade deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China reached a trade deal Wednesday that eases tensions between the world’s two...

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    Raising the civic IQ: Elected city leaders invited back to campus

    A partnership of the Oklahoma Municipal League and Oklahoma City University offers a "Learn to Govern" certificate.

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    Rooney: Steelers standing pat at QB heading into 2020

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Art Rooney II isn't quite sure what to make of what the Pittsburgh Steelers president called one of the...

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    Orphaned teen told he can't live in senior living community

    PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona couple says their senior living community won't allow their orphaned grandson to keep staying with...

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    Police: Mafia ripped off EU for millions in farm aid

    ROME (AP) — Crime clans of the Sicilian Mafia working in cahoots with public officials defrauded the European Union of more...

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    Police-scanner watchdog Robert Moose dies

    Robert Moose was a man in the know. Whether that was following news from around the world, relaying information about severe...

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    Sudan reopens airspace after end of armed mutiny, 2 killed

    CAIRO (AP) — Sudan said it reopened its airspace Wednesday after an armed revolt from within its security forces shut down the...

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    5 corpses found in clandestine burial pit in southern Mexico

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they have found a clandestine burial pit with at least five corpses in a town where...

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    Video: 20 seconds of terror between missiles in Iran crash

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's top diplomat acknowledged Wednesday that Iranians “were lied to" for days after the...

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    Trial begins about slaying tied to pot sale

    The son of a former county sheriff was unaware of the "death trap" that awaited him and his best friend when they drove four...

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    Actress charged in mom's stabbing death claims self-defense

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An actress charged with fatally stabbing her mother last month in suburban Kansas City told 911...

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    Want to sell on Amazon? Businesses must weigh pros, cons

    NEW YORK (AP) — While many small manufacturers and retailers believe Amazon is the place to be, Lyris Autran is forgoing the...

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    Key takeaways from Democratic presidential debate in Iowa

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some key takeaways from Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate in Des Moines, the final forum before...

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    Spain: Second death confirmed after chemical plant blast

    TARRAGONA, Spain (AP) — Emergency workers found a lifeless body Wednesday at a petrochemical plant in northeastern Spain,...

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    World shares slip on jitters over China-US trade deal

    BANGKOK (AP) — World shares were mostly lower on Wednesday as conflicting reports raised concerns over the likely outcome of a...

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    'Amazing': New embryo made of nearly extinct rhino species

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Researchers say they have successfully created another embryo of the nearly extinct northern white rhino in...

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    Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunions

    Anadarko Anadarko High School class of 1960: Looking for classmates for a 60th reunion June 19-20. For more information, email...

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    Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

    Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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    The Oklahoman wants to share your news events, achievements

    To have your metro-area community events and news considered for publication, please send details and contact information to...

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    Putnam City School Museum to honor four with Lifetime Service awards

    Four longtime volunteers will be honored as the 2020 recipients of Lifetime Service Awards presented by the Putnam City Schools...

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    Warren makes debate case: Democratic woman can beat Trump

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Elizabeth Warren made a forceful case for a female president and stood behind her accusation suggesting...

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    Former OKC elementary to be converted to a film studio

    A former elementary school in far east Oklahoma City may find itself at the center of a pivot in the film and television...

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    I-235 closure planned for weekend of Jan. 24

    Interstate 235 will be closed to through traffic at the Interstate 44 interchange during the weekend of Jan. 24, state...

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    OKC school district reports progress, unease from consolidation plan

    Tremors from a massive shake-up in Oklahoma City Public Schools are still rumbling one full semester since district...

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    OnCue set for site of former Founders Bank in OKC

    OnCue is set to build a new station on the block that was once home to the midcentury landmark Founders Bank building. The...

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    Horn introduces bill to rename downtown post office for Clara Luper

    Led by Rep. Kendra Horn, Oklahoma members of the U.S. House on Tuesday sponsored legislation to rename the downtown Oklahoma...

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    Democrats release new documents on eve of impeachment trial

    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have released a trove of documents they obtained from Lev Parnas, a close associate of...

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    Young, Huerter power Hawks to 123-110 win over Booker, Suns

    ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Huerter says he has no idea when Trae Young is about to go on one of his hot streaks.The latest scoring...

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    Jet dumps fuel that lands on schoolkids near Los Angeles

    CUDAHY, Calif. (AP) — An airliner with engine trouble dumped jet fuel that fell as a smelly mist on dozens of schoolchildren...

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    Twins finalize 3-year, $30M contract with Sanó

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Sanó’s tenure with Minnesota has flashed all the potential the Twins envisioned when they started...

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    Pelosi sets Wednesday votes to send impeachment to Senate

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House is set to vote Wednesday to send the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to...

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    EU pressures Iran on atom deal in last-ditch bid to save it

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain, France and Germany on Tuesday ratcheted up pressure on Iran to stop violating its landmark nuclear...

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    'They want them gone': Norman parents complain of school devices

    NORMAN — Dozens of Norman parents said they were unhappy with technology use in the city's public school district, with fears...

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    Dem senator says he has 51 votes to restrain Trump on Iran

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic senator said Tuesday he has at least 51 votes to support a bipartisan resolution asserting that...

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    Debate to highlight vanishing diversity in Democratic field

    A half dozen White House hopefuls will gather on a debate stage in Des Moines, Iowa, on Tuesday night at a critical moment in...

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    Wisconsin appeals court puts voter rolls purge on hold

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin appeals court on Tuesday put on hold an order to immediately remove up to 209,000 names from...

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    Spain: Chemical plant explosion kills 1, injures at least 9

    MADRID (AP) — A massive explosion at a petrochemical plant in northeastern Spain on Tuesday killed one person and injured at...

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    NSA finds major security flaw in Windows 10, free fix issued

    The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system that could let...

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    OKC police: Customer attacks manicurists for speaking Vietnamese

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An angry Oklahoma City woman is accused of slapping a nail salon worker and punching and threatening...

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    Police: Customer attacks manicurists for speaking Vietnamese

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An angry Oklahoma City woman is accused of slapping a nail salon worker and punching and threatening...

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    Dating apps leak personal data, Norwegian group says

    LONDON (AP) — Dating apps including Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder leak personal information to advertising tech companies in...

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    US officials cite deterrence to defend lethal drone strike

    WASHINGTON (AP) — For all of the Trump administration’s insistence that the threat of an “imminent” attack led to the American...

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    Georgia O'Keeffe Museum is backdrop to US humanities grants

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The National Endowment for the Humanities is seeking to inspire private and local matching investments in...

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    Climate is changing. Investing needs to, too, says BlackRock

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