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Johnson, Juncker hold Brexit talks; no visible breakthrough

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The Latest: UN Yemen envoy appeals for urgent move to peace

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Dutch-based court files new charges against Hariri suspect

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Community colleges serve diverse student population with limited resources

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More OKC schools adopting newcomer graduation ceremonies

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Sisu Youth Services offers shelter, services to homeless young people

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OMRF scientists may be nearing breakthrough in understanding of sarcoidosis

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Parents of teen shot by Edmond police file lawsuit against city, officers

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Climate change may be affecting tornadoes

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Office of Juvenile Affairs hires new chief psychologist

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Biden, other hopefuls set for down-home Southern politics

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Seniority in the minority: Cole, Lucas cope with loss of power

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OKC Civic Life for Monday, Sept. 16, 2019

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New York moves to enact statewide flavored e-cig ban

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French First Lady sets up adult school in poor Paris suburb

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The Latest: Johnson says he can see 'shape' of a Brexit deal

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Indiana lawmakers seek probe of ex-abortion doctor's clinics

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Warren offers anti-corruption plan central to her campaign

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Ruling announced in Oklahoma opioid trial

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Knife-wielding man fatally shot by police in Oklahoma City

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Trump: US locked and loaded for response to attack on Saudis

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Public hearings set on food desert plan

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Want to learn more about climate change? Let's talk.

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Oklahoma AG hires Michigan law firm to aid state in gaming talks

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State Chamber of Oklahoma back in D.C. on Sept. 11 anniversary

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Political State: Voter appetite for a new jail

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Sep 5, 2019 -- Sen. Lankford talks key issues during town hall...

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Aug 30, 2019 -- U.S. Sen. Cory Booker speaks at a rally in Norman

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Aug 30, 2019 -- U.S. Sen. Cory Booker speaks at a rally in Norman

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Group accuses Stitt of using office to promote a religion

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Saudi Arabia: Drone attacks knocked out half its oil supply

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Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas hit by tropical storm

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Over 2,000 fetal remains found at ex-abortion doctor's home

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White House says bin Laden son killed in US operation

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Festival, political science and faith forum are planned

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Stitt moving forward on DC office despite Inhofe objections

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Lawmakers ask 4 big tech companies for documents in probe

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Former Creek Nation Principal Chief pleads guilty to bribery charge

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The Latest: Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college scam

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House votes to ban drilling in Arctic refuge

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Many Oklahoma DHS employees to receive 13% pay raises

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Permitless carry challenge collected 37,057 signatures, falls short of goal

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Oklahoma Attorney General warns against at-home rape kits

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Oklahoma lawmakers address State Chamber about marijuana banking, other issues

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Hofmeister testifies on Capitol Hill about challenges of student trauma

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Setting it straight

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Supreme Court allows broad enforcement of asylum limits

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Council advances limits on commissions' authority over historic preservation

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Embattled Oklahoma County judge has tax troubles, too

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Memories of 9/11 include State Chamber visit to Washington

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Democratic debate: Which issue is most important to you?

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Trump says he fired national security adviser John Bolton, says they 'disagreed strongly' on many issues

5 days ago

Marijuana tax collections hit new high

10 days ago

Climate change discussion set for Sept. 17

6 days ago

Attorney General seeks more time to put together restitution plan for Tate Publishing victims

6 days ago

Oklahoma City Boulevard opens to downtown drivers

26 days ago

Current jail employees air grievances at Oklahoma County Jail Trust meeting

6 days ago

Trump says US-Taliban peace talks are 'dead' after their collapse last week

6 days ago

Lankford goes around roadblock on election security measures: 'I've not waited on the bill to get passed'

6 days ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, Sept. 9, 2019

7 days ago

Parole board increases recommendations for release

6 days ago

Teehee hopes for congressional collaboration on seating her as Cherokee Nation delegate

8 days ago

Federal grants are preparing a more diverse student body in Oklahoma

3 months ago

US farmers hope Trump delivers on trade deal with Japan

8 days ago

Dueling PR campaigns show opposing sides of tribal gaming debate

8 days ago

Mistrust still an issue between Oklahoma City police and undocumented community

8 days ago

Projects defunded for wall include buildings with 'life safety violations'

8 days ago

Trump calls off secret meeting with Taliban, Afghan leaders

8 days ago

Advocates for tax to aid parks start over with new initiative petition

9 days ago

Cole says gaming compact dispute could wind up in court

9 days ago

House Judiciary preparing vote on impeachment hearing rules

9 days ago

'Only animals can live here': Storm victims await evacuation

9 days ago

Hackers get $4.2 million from Oklahoma pension fund for retired troopers, state agents

10 days ago

Nationwide effort that motivates kids to help neighbors makes OKC stop, gets police support

10 days ago

Attorney: Permitless carry petition collected between 30,000 and 50,000 signatures

10 days ago

Lankford fields several questions about guns, opposes ban on semi-automatic weapons

10 days ago

Oklahoma redistricting to begin in early 2020

11 days ago

Supreme Court delays challenge to permitless carry petition so signatures can be counted

11 days ago

Medical marijuana act likely will see more tweaks next year

11 days ago

State briefs for Sept. 5, 2019

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City opposes injunction in sign ordinance lawsuit

11 days ago

Dorian creeps up US coast; near-record storm surge feared

11 days ago

Signature count to start soon on referendum to nullify state gun law

12 days ago

Federal agency flags Hern campaign loan

12 days ago

Commission seeking to fill judicial vacancy

12 days ago

Texas shooter got gun at private sale; denied in 2014 check

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Communities mourn shooting victims in El Paso, Dayton

1 month ago

McConnell says he's waiting on Trump to chart path on guns

12 days ago

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt replaces Public Safety commissioner

13 days ago

Dorian triggers massive flooding in Bahamas; at least 5 dead

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OKC Civic Life for Monday, Sept. 2, 2019

14 days ago

Defense attorney plans to raise president's tweets in other illegal immigration cases

14 days ago

The Latest: 7 killed in Texas range in age from 15 to 57

14 days ago

Consumers face pain of Trump tariffs

15 days ago

Church center empowers immigrants to pursue, attain U.S. citizenship

15 days ago

Survivor groups question Oklahoma archdiocese's investigation

15 days ago

Norman includes LGBTQ community in non-discrimination protections

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From business to politics: How Gov. Stitt's CEO background shapes his governing

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Rape counts keep rising even as police clear fewer cases

14 days ago

Justice Ginsburg reports she's on way to 'well' after cancer

15 days ago

Proposed EPA changes to methane rule changes excite supporters and opponents

16 days ago

Court must rule before permitless carry petitions are counted

16 days ago

Alcohol distribution ruling appealed to Oklahoma State Supreme Court

17 days ago

Permitless carry opponents submit signatures

17 days ago

At rally in Norman, Booker says beating Trump just the first step toward progress

17 days ago

Tribes to Stitt: 'We still have some fundamental differences in our positions'

17 days ago

Report: Signatures for Oklahoma referendum on permitless carry 'really close,' lawmaker says

17 days ago

Tribes to Gov. Stitt: Acknowledge automatic renewal of gaming compacts before trying to renegotiate

17 days ago

Oklahoma well operator has to pay to get produced gas gathered

18 days ago

Trump's tweets at issue in bid for dismissal of illegal immigration charge

18 days ago

Marijuana 'Unity Bill' and other new laws to take effect Thursday

18 days ago

Horn urges caution on 'red flag' laws

18 days ago

Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand says she's dropping out of 2020 presidential race amid low polling, fundraising struggles

18 days ago

Epic allocated $112.96 million as enrollment continues to rise

19 days ago

Francis Ford Coppola, Barry Switzer and Tom Coburn to be among presenters at 2019 Oklahoma Hall of Fame induction ceremony

19 days ago

Council OKs MAPS 4, sets Dec. 10 vote

19 days ago

Oklahoma Capitol restoration ramps up

1 month ago

AG to Johnson & Johnson CEO: 'Write a check'

19 days ago

Legal strategizing continues following $572 million verdict in state's opioid lawsuit

19 days ago

OxyContin maker, government attorneys in settlement talks

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Five key quotes from opioid trial verdict

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Food desert zoning advances

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Second Amendment group challenges permitless carry referendum in court

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Ivy League graduate leaves mark in OKC Latino community

3 months ago

Judge recommends proposed rate case settlement for Empire Electric District

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City councilors discuss concerns with MAPS 4 proposal at community event

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Stitt: 'The people spoke' on permitless carry

20 days ago

Stitt hopes to get Inhofe backing for Washington office

21 days ago

Legal risk with gun resolution, councilman says

21 days ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, Aug. 26, 2019

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Ex-Rep. Joe Walsh to challenge Trump in 2020 GOP primary

22 days ago

Board of Juvenile Affairs to update state plan for juvenile detention

21 days ago

Cannabisville, Oklahoma: The ZIP code with most business licenses

21 days ago

At town hall meetings, Oklahoma congressmen face questions about Trump and his policies

22 days ago

Guns, parks, health care: Three initiative petitions circulating in OKC

22 days ago

'Red flag laws' offer tool for preventing some gun violence

22 days ago

State rebranding effort continues with OklaX summit

23 days ago

Dwindling Oklahoma County jail staff leads to suspension of tours, "non-essential" programming

23 days ago

Soccer stadium, new fairgrounds arena among MAPS 4 proposals

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Career planning the new norm for Oklahoma public schools

23 days ago

Medical providers to see Medicaid pay boost

23 days ago

The Latest: Trump announces new retaliatory tariffs on China

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Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas

23 days ago

School curriculum should be based on data aligned to Oklahoma's standards

24 days ago

BNSF files lawsuit to derail new traffic-train law

23 days ago

Cherokee chief says appointing delegate to Congress is 'historic first step'

24 days ago

Disgruntled mom threatens to kill judge, DHS worker

24 days ago

Public demands ICE officers be removed from Oklahoma County Jail

1 month ago

Council asked to weigh in on gun law

24 days ago

Walmart to revamp, reopen El Paso store after mass shooting

24 days ago

Hamon seeks resolution supporting effort to halt permitless carry

25 days ago

Ex-city councilman pleads guilty to tax evasion

25 days ago

Oklahoma among tops in nation for wind growth the past decade, study shows

25 days ago

Texas executes man in 1998 slaying of college student

25 days ago

Need grows for more work opportunities for those with different abilities in central Oklahoma

3 months ago

Trump signs student debt forgiveness for disabled veterans

25 days ago

MAPS prepares to go to the people

26 days ago

Corporation Commission approves agreement to reduce rates for ONG customers

26 days ago

Inhofe meets with Mexican military officials about immigration

26 days ago

Many OKC residents want MAPS 4 to focus on social services, human needs

26 days ago

Corporation Commission approves limit on natural gas production from prolific wells with promise to re-examine the issue in six months

26 days ago

New alcohol laws impact out-of-state shipments

27 days ago

OKC Boulevard opens to drivers

27 days ago

O'Rourke talks domestic terrorism in Oklahoma City visit

27 days ago

Cole says questions abound about Cherokee delegate to Congress

27 days ago

As Stitt plans DC office, some agencies have their own lobbyists

28 days ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, Aug. 19, 2019

28 days ago

Going to court when domestic abuse victims refuse to testify

29 days ago

'You can't just power wash him': Officials ponder plan to remove statue from top of Capitol for cleaning

29 days ago

Arrests and shields, metal poles seized at Portland protests

29 days ago

Cherokees plan to send House delegate

30 days ago

Horn, GOP challengers report finances

30 days ago

Horn troubled by Israeli decision to bar two Muslim congresswomen

30 days ago

Country's largest tribal nation seeks congressional delegate

30 days ago

Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging

30 days ago

Tlaib declines to visit West Bank, citing Israeli conditions

30 days ago

Court: US can reject asylum along parts of Mexico border

30 days ago

The Latest: Tlaib says she won't visit West Bank relatives

1 month ago

Hundreds protest migrant camps at Fort Sill

1 month ago

State entity to rejoin Department of Commerce in 2020

1 month ago

Despite 'warmer' letter to tribal leaders, Stitt's position on gaming compacts remains unchanged

1 month ago

The Latest: Trump defends Israel move to bar 2 congresswomen

1 month ago

Side effects: Politicians and marijuana activists look ahead to future changes

1 month ago

Oklahoma governor calls for gaming talks to start in a month after making concession

1 month ago

Department of Corrections hopes to hire hundreds of correctional officers

1 month ago

$230 MILLION TAKEN FROM COUNTIES TO FILL STATE BUDGET HOLES SPURS COUNTY ADVOCACY EFFORTS YEARS LATER

1 month ago

Trump taps Oklahoma City attorney for federal judgeship

1 month ago

Shifting alcohol laws leave some patrons with questions

1 month ago

Several police officers shot in Philadelphia

1 month ago

Old OKC police and jail building's fate still unresolved

1 month ago

Stitt plans to open D.C. office

1 month ago

Oklahoma's workforce needs work, officials say

1 month ago

Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods until December

1 month ago

Change will allow Pardon and Parole Board to waive personal appearances in some cases

1 month ago

Lawmaker seeks statewide vote on permitless carry

1 month ago

Judge: Liquor distribution legislation 'unconstitutional'

1 month ago

Oklahoma latest to grapple with online school problems

1 month ago

Oklahoma judge has not disclosed her final campaign donors for months

1 month ago

Lawmakers urge collaboration in gaming compact negotiations

1 month ago

Oklahoma driver's license, meet smartphone

1 month ago

Side effects: City to inspect marijuana businesses under state law

1 month ago

Special series: Oklahoma's young marijuana industry's growth exceeds expectations

1 month ago

Shootings rekindle debate about Second Amendment rights

1 month ago

Despite gains in 2018 elections, women still underrepresented at Oklahoma's Capitol

1 month ago

Source: Jeffrey Epstein has died by suicide in jail

1 month ago

Norman mayor signs letter demanding action on gun safety bills

1 month ago

Finalists for Oklahoma Supreme Court spot have similar legal backgrounds, experience

1 month ago

In Oklahoma, cannabis billboards irk some

1 month ago

Tribes' impact on state nearly $13B in 2017, officials say

1 month ago

State Dept report says 2017 hiring freeze badly hurt agency

1 month ago

Trump gets letter from North Korea, says more talks likely

1 month ago

University of Oklahoma adds misconduct, discrimination staff

1 month ago

A third of Oklahomans lack broadband internet choice, report shows

30 days ago

OGE Energy's second quarter results reflect weather's impact

1 month ago

Judge listens to both sides of alcohol distribution bill

1 month ago

Deputy national intelligence director leaving post

1 month ago

Ex-FBI No. 2 official Andrew McCabe sues over his firing

1 month ago

First District Congressman Kevin Hern announces re-election campaign

1 month ago

Oklahoma's opioid trial judge parties with Snoop Dogg

1 month ago

$152 million highway upgrade project approved for US-69 in Calera

1 month ago

YWCA event seeks to engage men in fight against domestic violence

1 month ago

Corporation Commission hears arguments on proposed settlement of Oklahoma Gas and Electric's pending rate case

1 month ago

Canadian County Democrats to hear advice on protecting against domestic violence, sexual assault

1 month ago

Fourth day of MAPS 4 proposals includes soccer stadium, Innovation District, mental health services

1 month ago

OKC school board dispute over renaming school moves to federal court

1 month ago

'Get off my property or you're gonna be dead': Audio of altercation involving ex-Oklahoma governor candidate released

1 month ago

North Korea's Kim: missile test 'adequate warning'

1 month ago

Stitt appoints businessman to lead Health Care Authority

1 month ago

Shootings renew calls for gun law changes

1 month ago

Public officials, advocates push to make diaper changing stations more accessible

1 month ago

Real ID is about to become reality in Oklahoma

1 month ago

GOP candidates for congressional seat speak at Del City forum

1 month ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, Aug. 5, 2019

1 month ago

Police: Ohio gunman who killed 9 was stopped in 30 seconds

1 month ago

Trump tweets, stays out of sight for hours after shootings

1 month ago

2 mass shootings in less than 24 hours shock US

1 month ago

White House fence project obscures tourists' view

1 month ago

Nonprofits to educate communities on importance of accurate Census count

1 month ago

Democrats face off during first 2020 debates

2 months ago

Did lobbying efforts influence panic button spending?

1 month ago

Hern restructures campaign loan from bank he founded

1 month ago

Texas governor: 20 dead in El Paso shopping-complex shooting

1 month ago

Democrats tussle over health care at Nevada labor forum

1 month ago

Sanders, Warren top second-quarter fundraising among Democrats in Oklahoma

1 month ago

UN: Monthly Afghan casualties highest since 2017

1 month ago

Unemployment rates improve over last year

1 month ago

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office says ICE officers staying in county jail

1 month ago

State briefs for Aug. 1

1 month ago

Arena figures in MAPS 4 plans

1 month ago

Oklahoma governor's cabinet tour makes stop in Woodward

1 month ago

BNSF cited by Edmond police after road-rail blockages

1 month ago

Signs knocking city are protected speech, court finds

1 month ago

Medicaid expansion proponents kick off 90-day drive to get issue before voters

1 month ago

Fed cuts key rate for first time in more than a decade

1 month ago

Norman City Council accepting applications for upcoming Ward 4 vacancy

1 month ago

Former Oklahoma senator ordered to jail for 90 days

1 month ago

Oklahoma's Medicaid director to step down

1 month ago

Stitt receives names of finalists for Supreme Court vacancy

1 month ago

Oklahoma posts $1.4 billion in business announcements halfway through 2019

1 month ago

Pentagon nominee denies sexual misconduct allegations

1 month ago

Trump administration poised to relax trucking safety rules despite warnings

1 month ago

Oklahoma Capitol restoration ramps up

1 month ago

How ICE works at the Oklahoma County jail

1 month ago

Oklahoma Legislature forms Medicaid expansion, health care working group

1 month ago

Public continues voicing opinions on ICE presence at Oklahoma County jail

1 month ago

Big question in opioid suits: How to divide any settlement

1 month ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, July 29, 2019

1 month ago

Legal expert says Stitt mistaken on tribal gaming fees assessment

1 month ago

Betsy DeVos attends grad ceremony for Oklahoma inmates

2 months ago

NYC police seek 2 shooters in Brooklyn playground shooting

1 month ago

Oklahoman to lead Young Democrats of America

1 month ago

Struggle resumes over whether lesser prairie chicken needs federal protection

1 month ago

Myriad election systems complicate efforts to stop hackers

1 month ago

Oklahoma governor accepted more than $600,000 from donors since election

1 month ago

Evolving border crisis 'complicated,' immigration expert says

1 month ago

Oklahoma leading the way in training Native American doctors

3 months ago

Oklahoma governor plans cabinet meeting tour

1 month ago

Epic to receive state funds while OSBI embezzlement investigation continues

1 month ago

Guns will be allowed at downtown park's grand opening concert

1 month ago

Former state lawmaker's death ruled suicide

1 month ago

Oklahomans can now renew vehicle registrations via mobile app

1 month ago

Former candidate for governor arrested after shooting man serving papers

1 month ago

Indian gaming ponders changing landscape

1 month ago

Privacy case settled, Facebook discloses FTC antitrust probe

1 month ago

Mueller: No Russia exoneration for Trump, despite his claims

1 month ago

Oklahoma County commissioner releases statement, supports ICE presence at county jail

1 month ago

Signature gathering for Medicaid expansion petition to begin July 31

1 month ago

Inhofe, Lankford split on budget deal

1 month ago

Gilcrease Expressway contract awarded

1 month ago

Promises are at the heart of MAPS

1 month ago

Fort Sill facility may not be needed for migrants, Lankford says

1 month ago

Chickasha Democrat will not seek re-election to Oklahoma Legislature

1 month ago

ABLE Commission gets boost in revenue from law changes

1 month ago

OKC Civic Life for Monday, July 22, 2019

1 month ago

Norman councilwoman to challenge state Sen. Rob Standridge

1 month ago

House will study virtual charter schools

1 month ago

Could coastal mansions become eligible for disaster aid?

1 month ago

Protesters march on Fort Sill to oppose federal immigration policies

1 month ago

Beer boom in OKC: Mayor, senator, brewers explore proof of city's economic growth within brewing industry

1 month ago

Families of missing indigenous women march in Oklahoma

2 months ago

Public interest in manned missions waned since Apollo 11

1 month ago

Stitt calls for audit of Epic

1 month ago

Ohio State, other Big Ten East powers facing uncertainty

1 month ago

Gov. Stitt requests state audit of Epic Charter Schools

1 month ago

Rep. Ilhan Omar receives resounding welcome home amid Trump attacks

1 month ago

Community leaders: Census count matters

1 month ago

At the heart of it: Cardiologist's practice focuses on seniors

2 months ago

Oklahoma delegation opposes minimum wage measure, for differing reasons

1 month ago

Records: FBI has also been looking into Epic, along with federal education investigators

1 month ago

Oklahoma congressional delegation votes against minimum wage hike

1 month ago