Auditors look at Choctaw project
OKLAHOMA CITY — A new state audit shows that an Arkansas developer billed the city of Choctaw more than $5.3 million to develop a retail site to attract a Walmart Supercenter, but only provided detailed documentation to support about a ...
Fire danger alert issued in western Ark., NE Okla.
FORT SMITH, Ark — A combination of strong winds and low humidity has forced officials to issue a fire danger alert for western Arkansas and northeastern Oklahoma....
Native pride at heart of ‘Rock Your Mocs’ campaign
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Elementary school students in western New Mexico are wearing their moccasins. So are students at Northern Arizona University, Purdue and the University of Michigan....
Tulsa DA considers trial
TULSA — Prosecutors here have not yet decided whether to move forward with the murder case filed against former crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger, who was sentenced in Boston to two consecutive life sentences Thursday. In Tulsa, the ...
Boston crime boss sentenced to life
BOSTON — Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger was led off to prison Thursday for the rest of his life, accepting his punishment in stone-faced silence as a judge castigated the 84-year-old gangster for his “almost unfathomable” ...
Feds: 346 Oklahomans enroll for health insurance
OKLAHOMA CITY — Only 346 Oklahomans managed to enroll for health insurance last month by using the problem-filled federal website for President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, according to figures released on Wednesday....
After sluggish start, Oklahoma revenue trends up
OKLAHOMA CITY — State finance officials say after a sluggish start to the fiscal year, collections to Oklahoma’s general revenue fund increased in October by more than 2 percent compared to the same month last year....
High court won’t hear Oklahoma ultrasound case
OKLAHOMA CITY — The U.S. Supreme Court declined Tuesday to intervene in an overturned Oklahoma law that would’ve required women seeking abortions to first view an ultrasound image of the fetus....
Sen. Jim Inhofe’s son remembered as dedicated pilot
OKLAHOMA CITY — The son of U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe who was killed in a plane crash was being remembered Tuesday as a compassionate surgeon who loved to fly....
Wall dedicated to Vietnam War veterans
ENID — A new permanent wall that has become Oklahoma’s official memorial dedicated to veterans of the Vietnam War will offer healing, love and unity to the men and women who served, a former prisoner of war said Monday. Retired Air Force ...
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