Oklahoma

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March 07, 2020 - 7:56 am
We have more details on a Tulsa man who recently traveled to Italy and is the first Oklahoman to test positive for the coronavirus.
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February 06, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The Oklahoma House has approved a bill that would suspend the medical license of any doctors who perform abortions. The House voted 71-21 on Thursday, almost entirely along party lines. If signed by the governor, the bill would likely face a court challenge, where abortion rights groups have...
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January 23, 2020 - 2:31 pm
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt is banning state-funded travel to the state of California. The first-term Republican says it's in response to similar travel bans California has put in place on travel to Oklahoma. Stitt issued the executive order on Thursday. It bans all non-essential travel to the state...
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January 05, 2020 - 8:54 pm
An Oklahoma County judge facing a felony charge of failing to file her state income tax returns has been removed from presiding over criminal trials. The Oklahoman reports that Judge Kendra Coleman was reassigned Friday by Presiding Judge Ray C. Elliott to handle victim protective order requests...
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January 02, 2020 - 8:02 pm
Police in Oklahoma say a man was arrested on New Year's Day after he allegedly took a truck and drove it more than 100 miles with a sleeping passenger and a goat inside. Police say Brandon Kirby, 40, took the truck, which was parked outside an adult video store in Carthage, Missouri, and drove it...
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GOP lawmakers in 2 states seek anti-red flag laws on guns
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December 31, 2019 - 5:42 am
Republicans in two Midwestern states with GOP-controlled legislatures are proposing measures to prevent the U.S. government or other states from using court orders to take someone's guns. The proposals in Kansas and Oklahoma also would prevent local governments in those states from enacting “red...
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December 14, 2019 - 8:36 pm
Erik Stevenson scored 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Wichita State to an 80-75 victory over Oklahoma on Saturday. A late three-point basket by Tyson Etienne gave the Shockers the lead, 67-66, and the Shockers were able to hold on, limiting the Sooners to 37.3% shooting from the field...
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December 13, 2019 - 8:11 pm
A trial is underway to determine the competency of a Kansas man charged in the deaths of a northeast Oklahoma couple and the disappearance of their teenage daughter and her friend. Craig County district attorney spokeswoman Michelle Lowry says a six-person jury and two alternates were selected...
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November 22, 2019 - 7:47 pm
The U.S. Geological Survey reports two earthquakes, including one of magnitude 3.6, were recorded in northern Oklahoma and felt across southern Kansas and as far away as north Texas. The larger quake at 11:44 p.m. Thursday was followed by a magnitude 2.5 quake about 30 minutes later. Both were near...
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November 06, 2019 - 7:49 pm
A northwest Oklahoma man has pleaded guilty to trying to hire his business partner in Kansas to kill a man in Oklahoma City. Court records show Vernon Wayne Brock, 70, of Alva signed a plea agreement Wednesday admitting he tried to "conduct a murder for hire" plot to kill the unidentified man...
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