Police: 1 dead, 1 wounded in Chickasha shooting
CHICKASHA — Police in Chickasha say a woman has been found dead and a man critically wounded in a shooting on the city’s southwest side....
Attorney: AG abused rewrite discretion
OKLAHOMA CITY — The attorney general’s office abused its discretion by rewriting a ballot title for a petition to place storm shelters in Oklahoma public schools, a lawyer for the initiative’s supporters told the state Supreme Court....
Workers’ group to fight pension bills
OKLAHOMA CITY — A group that represents public workers in Oklahoma is issuing a call to action to its members and urging them to oppose measures to change the retirement system for newly hired state employees....
State fights against same-sex marriage
OKLAHOMA CITY — Lawyers who are appealing a federal judge’s ruling that overturned Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage said in a court filing Monday that legalizing gay marriage would harm children, undermine society and make traditional ...
Obama to act on Keystone XL pipeline
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said....
Student finds hidden song
OKLAHOMA CITY — An honors college student at Oklahoma Christian University was goofing off with a friend late one night in the school’s dorms when she stumbled upon something unique: a musical piece hidden on a more than 500-year-old ...
Series of small earthquakes continues in Oklahoma
LANGSTON — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded several more small earthquakes in Oklahoma....
Okla. native to receive Medal of Honor
TULSA — An Okmulgee native is among the 24 U.S. Army veterans chosen to receive the Medal of Honor for their service during World War II, the Korean War or the Vietnam War....
Maria von Trapp dies in Vermont
STOWE, Vt. — Maria von Trapp, the last surviving member and second-eldest daughter of the musical family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria was the basis for “The Sound of Music,” has died. She was 99....
Report: School design flawed
OKLAHOMA CITY — An upcoming report prepared for an engineering society will say that an elementary school destroyed by a tornado at Moore last spring was poorly designed and could have protected children better if it had been properly ...
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