OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge is refusing to halt a ban on a common second-trimester abortion procedure following a ruling that abortion rights proponents have decried as a "rogue"...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say a 28-year-old man was fatally shot by officers after he ran toward them with a knife.
Police Capt. Larry Withrow said Monday that Brian Dryer...
YUKON, Okla. (AP) — A 16-year-old Oklahoma high school football player has died after suffering an apparent head injury during a game.
Yanda and Son funeral home says Peter Webb died Sunday...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Weekend fights at six Oklahoma prisons that left one inmate dead and more than a dozen others injured were apparently coordinated and the result of race-based gang tension...
Woman dies after violent home invasion in northern Oklahoma
ENID, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say the victim of a violent home invasion in northern Oklahoma has died.
Police said Saturday that 41-year-old Diana Aide Baez died at an Oklahoma City-area...
Knife-wielding man fatally shot by police in Oklahoma City
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say a man who threatened officers with a knife has been fatally shot.
Officers responded to reports of trouble on the city's northwest side about...
$10,000 rewards offered in separate Oklahoma cold cases
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is offering separate $10,000 rewards for information that would help solve two cold case homicides.
Stitt appoints commissioner to oversee Health Department
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt is appointing a longtime public health leader to be the state's new commissioner of the State Department of Health.
Oklahoma appeals court upholds separate murder convictions
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the separate first-degree murder convictions and life with parole sentences of two men.
Oklahoma City police kill man who fled fatal shooting scene
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City police say officers shot and killed a man after he fled a home where his wife was fatally shot, led them on a chase and pointed a gun at them.
Murder charge filed after fatal southwest Oklahoma shooting
ALTUS, Okla. (AP) — A 28-year-old man faces a first-degree murder charge following a fatal shooting in southwestern Oklahoma.
Jackson County court records indicate that Quamell Massenburg...
Teen charged with stabbing classmate at Oklahoma high school
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Felony charges have been filed against a 15-year-old boy accused of repeatedly stabbing a female classmate at a central Oklahoma high school.
Deputies find 3 people dead in eastern Oklahoma residence
BEGGS, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Oklahoma say three people found dead in an eastern Oklahoma residence all sustained gunshot wounds.
Oklahoma Veterans Commission executive director to resign
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The executive director of the Oklahoma Veterans Commission has announced plans to resign.
The commission, which governs the state Department of Veterans Affairs,...
Oklahoma City officer arrested after domestic disturbance
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Authorities say an Oklahoma police officer has been arrested on several charges relating to a domestic incident that occurred last weekend.
4 killed in 2 Oklahoma crashes, including Texan, Floridian
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says four people died in two head-on vehicle collisions in Oklahoma, including three in one crash.
Editorial Roundup: Recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers
Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers:
The Oklahoman. Sept. 1, 2019.
— Program to help traumatized kids expanding in Oklahoma
- The Washington TimesRussell Westbrook traded to RocketsJuly 12, 2019
- Rome News-TribuneOklahoma Watch: Vaccination becomes an untouchable issue in state politicsJune 10, 2019
- Columbus TelegramHuskers try to pick up pieces after stunning late-night loss to Oklahoma StateJune 3, 2019
- Star TribuneWolves open at San Antonio, face Cleveland in home openerAugust 10, 2018
Police work to identify suspect in Oklahoma City homicide
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say they have no suspects in the death of a man who was shot multiple times.
Authorities say the shooting occurred about 5:30 p.m. Saturday at an...
3 bodies found in Oklahoma home in apparent murder-suicide
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Police in suburban Oklahoma City say two men and a woman were found dead inside a home in what's being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide.
Oklahoma man convicted of murder in son-in-law’s death
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of his son-in-law in Del City.
Court records show an Oklahoma County jury on Thursday...
Magnitude 3.0 earthquake shakes parts of eastern Oklahoma
HOLDENVILLE, Okla. (AP) — No injuries were reported after an early-morning earthquake shook parts of eastern Oklahoma.
The US Geological Survey says the 3.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded...
As opioid settlements grow, so do questions about the money
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's legal fight against the opioid industry has racked up settlements and judgments of nearly $1 billion, but as the numbers keep rising, so do concerns over how that...
Storm knocks out power, spawns tornado in central Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A storm spawned a weak tornado in central Oklahoma, left thousands without power from that state into Arkansas, and led to about a dozen high-water rescues.
Oklahoma group challenges move to block permitless carry law
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Second Amendment Association is challenging efforts that would put on hold a new permitless carry law until voters weigh in on the issue.
Small aircraft runs off runway at Oklahoma City airport
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Officials in Oklahoma City say a small aircraft has run off a runway at a general aviation airport on the city's northwest side.
Man dies in after taken in custody by Oklahoma City police
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say a man has died after he was handcuffed and taken into custody.
Authorities say the incident occurred about 3:30 a.m. Sunday after officers...
- Globe NewswireShah Capital Asks Gulfport to Reduce 2020 Capex by Over 25%September 6, 2019
- Business WirePanhandle Oil and Gas Inc. Announces Transition of LeadershipAugust 27, 2019
- Business WireLSB Industries, Inc. Reports Operating Results for the 2019 Second QuarterJuly 29, 2019
- ACCESSWIREPrestodoctor Launches Billboard Ads In Oklahoma City and TulsaJuly 24, 2019
- Business WireMach Resources Announces First Acquisitions Within Its New Partnership With Bayou City Energy, BCE-Mach II LLCJuly 15, 2019
Body found after house explodes in southwestern Oklahoma
LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Oklahoma say a body has been discovered in the charred rubble of a vacant residence that exploded and burned.
Body of drowning victim recovered from Illinois River
TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Oklahoma say the body of an apparent drowning victim has been recovered from the Illinois River.
Northwest Oklahoma prison lockdown lifted after inmate fight
HELENA, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma Department of Corrections says the lock down of a northwest Oklahoma prison has ended and more than a dozen inmates were transferred after fights that injured...
Oklahoma City mulls vote on MAPS 4 sales tax extension
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City council is expected to set a citywide vote for a one-cent sales tax that would generate nearly $980 million over eight years to fund dozens of city projects,...
Railroad sues Oklahoma on law to limit blocked crossings
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A lawsuit by a Texas-based railroad seeks to overturn an Oklahoma law prohibiting trains from blocking street intersections for more than 10 minutes, with some exceptions that...
Gilgeous-Alexander prepares to help fill Westbrook’s role
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander wants to temper expectations. Maybe that is understandable.
He is preparing to step into the point guard position Russell Westbrook held for 11...
Oklahoma man gets life in prison for child pornography
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge sentenced an Oklahoma man to life in prison plus nearly 150 years more for hiding cameras in homes to capture images of girls, saying she would have ordered his...
Ex-OKC councilman pleads guilty to not filing tax returns
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A former Oklahoma City councilman accused of not filing state income tax returns for nine years has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of failing to file income tax...
19 indicted in Oklahoma drug trafficking investigation
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Federal prosecutors say 19 people have been indicted for conspiracy to distribute heroin and methamphetamine in Oklahoma City.
Attorney who represented Oklahoma City bomber disbarred
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Colorado attorney who represented Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh has been disbarred after he acknowledged a series of misdeeds as part of a...
Prosecutors seek death sentence in Oklahoma deputy’s death
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Prosecutors are asking jurors to return a death sentence for a man convicted of shooting an Oklahoma sheriff's deputy to death.
O’Rourke on historical racist attacks: US as divided as ever
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke this week visited sites in Tulsa and Oklahoma City that were targeted by violence, and made a point of linking the Tulsa race...
The Latest: Man guilty in shooting death of Oklahoma deputy
GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man accused of shooting an Oklahoma sheriff's deputy to death (all times local):
Officials say no misconduct in suicide death of teen inmate
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Officials say an investigation has found no misconduct by employees at the Oklahoma County Jail in the death of a teenage inmate who apparently took his own life.
Judge: Oklahoma teen to be tried as adult in fatal shooting
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge has ruled that a 14-year-old accused of killing a man during a burglary earlier this year will be prosecuted as an adult.
Customer shoots worker through Taco Bell drive-up window
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City are searching for a man who they say shot a Taco Bell employee through the drive-through window.
Northeastern Oklahoma lake closed due to dam breach
CUSHING, Okla. (AP) — Officials have closed a recreational lake in northeastern Oklahoma while they monitor a dam breach in the area.
Cushing City Manager Terry Brannon said Sunday that a...
Police: Fatal shooting of 8-year-old boy apparent accident
CLINTON, Okla. (AP) — Police in western Oklahoma say the fatal shooting of an 8-year-old boy appears to have been an accident.
Clinton Police Chief Paul Rinkel said Sunday officers...
3.7 magnitude earthquake shakes parts of eastern Oklahoma
QUINTON, Okla. (AP) — No injuries were reported after a 3.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded in eastern Oklahoma.
The U.S. Geological Society says the earthquake was reported at 4:07 a.m....
1 dead, 2 hurt in shooting outside Oklahoma City home
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say one person is dead and two others injured after a triple shooting in the northeast part of the city.
3.4-magnitude earthquake rattles part of northern Oklahoma
MEDFORD, Okla. (AP) — No injuries were reported after a 3.4-magnitude earthquake shook a sparsely populated area of northern Oklahoma.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake was recorded...