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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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___CEO pay has topped $12.3M. Can it keep rising post-pandemic?NEW YORK (AP) — Pay for CEOs topped $12.3 million at the biggest...

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Woman fired after backlash from racist park confrontation

NEW YORK (AP) — The verbal dispute between a white woman with an unleashed dog and a black man bird watching in Central Park...

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Police: Man killed in shoot-out after shooting officer

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man suspected of shooting an off-duty police officer in Tennessee was later killed in a shoot-out...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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The Latest: South Korea reports 13 new virus cases

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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An Illinois woman was mauled to death by pet French bulldog, officials say

A suburban Chicago woman was fatally mauled by a French bulldog that she recently adopted that had been bred to fight,...

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Cats without any symptoms can spread coronavirus to other cats, study finds

A study published Wednesday finds that cats can get infected by coronavirus and transmit it to other cats – but...

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Cats with no symptoms spread virus to other cats in lab test

Cats can spread the new coronavirus to other cats without any of them ever having symptoms, a lab experiment...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Detroit-area residents lift spirits with costumed parades

FERNDALE, Mich. (AP) — Sarah Ignash spends her days looking after dogs in normal times. With her business temporarily shuttered...

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Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy dies from coronavirus at 75

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy, the duo whose extraordinary magic tricks astonished millions until Horn was...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Amid Moscow lockdown, some dogs find new homes and friends

MOSCOW (AP) — Stuck at home during Moscow's coronavirus lockdown, Alexandra Novatova opted to use a delivery service — a big...

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In a US now in puppy love, Labs still tops, but corgis rise

NEW YORK (AP) — America's dogs are having their day as the coronavirus keeps many people at home more with their pets and spurs...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Pandemic leads to surge in animal adoptions, fostering

NEW YORK (AP) — Problems with supply and demand during the coronavirus pandemic have led to shortages not only of items such as...

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Can I get the coronavirus from my pet?

Can I get the coronavirus from my pet?There's no evidence pets are spreading the virus to people.However, there have been a few...

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The Latest: Guterres: Pandemic nearing "human rights crisis”

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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2 cats in NY become first US pets to test positive for virus

NEW YORK (AP) — Two pet cats in New York state have tested positive for the coronavirus, marking the first confirmed cases in...

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COVID-19 doesn't stop OKC Animal Welfare's need for help

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, there have been a lot of changes at Oklahoma City Animal Welfare. Although temporary,...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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VIRUS DIARY: In pandemic, a forlorn dog finds new purpose

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — “This feels like a good time to get another dog to help us get over the loss of Surfer,” the Professor...

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Video: OKC native Olivia Munn encourages fostering shelter pets during the coronavirus pandemic on 'The Talk'

Munn stars in the new Netflix romantic comedy "Love Wedding Repeat" opposite Sam Claflin ("The Hunger Games").

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Cats, dogs, Quillie the hedgehog source of comfort in crisis

NEW YORK (AP) —Lala, a 3-month-old black Lab, romped into Ufuoma George’s life a few weeks ago, just as she retreated into her...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Can we give coronavirus to our pets?

When a tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for covid-19, a zookeeper was pegged as the likely source of infection. So, if we...

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Israelis looking out for overworked healthcare professionals

RAANANA, Israel (AP) — While hunkering down at home and keeping three young children entertained in coronavirus isolation, Adi...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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VIRUS DIARY: In Beijing, finally, a tentative spring blooms

BEIJING (AP) — The coronavirus came first in the depths of winter. As with so many places afterward, the change seeped in...

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Tiger at NYC's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK (AP) — A tiger at the Bronx Zoo has tested positive for the new coronavirus, in what is believed to be the first known...

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The Latest: South Korea health minister urges vigilance

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Pet fostering takes off as coronavirus keeps Americans home

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Simeon family was heading home to Omaha from a Smoky Mountains vacation when Kim Simeon spotted a social...

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Dog food delivered to western Alaska amid virus concerns

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Hundreds of dogs living in largely Alaska Native villages in southwest Alaska won’t go hungry this...

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AP PHOTOS: Greek capital's streets deserted during lockdown

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Deserted squares, padlocked parks, empty avenues where lines of cars once idled bumper-to-bumper in...

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Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Oklahoma City Animal Welfare affected by COVID-19

Oklahoma City Animal Welfare has been affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic. Operations have changed dramatically to help...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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The Latest: China reports 36 new COVID-19 cases

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some,...

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Pets, mail packaging and more: Answering your coronavirus questions

Today's BodyWorks column addesses some frequently asked questions about the novel coronavirus: Is take-out food safe? In...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

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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