Tulsa

May 16, 2018 - 10:43 am
A Tulsa mother stabbed her eldest daughter 50 to 70 times, struck her head with a pickaxe then set their home on fire, before fleeing the scene with the youngest of her three daughters, according to police. Taheerah Ahmad, 39, was arrested in downtown Tulsa Tuesday afternoon. Authorities accuse her...
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Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP
May 09, 2018 - 11:41 pm
A jury in Oklahoma found the younger of two brothers guilty late Wednesday night of fatally stabbing their parents and three siblings. Jurors handed down the verdict during the fourth week of the trial of Michael Bever, 19, who was charged with five counts of first-degree murder and one count of...
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March 21, 2018 - 5:21 pm
Authorities in Oklahoma say a Nebraska man wanted on a firearms warrant has been taken into custody following an hours-long standoff at a Tulsa motel. Officials say Rush Lincoln Hembree, 49, surrendered to police about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The standoff began about 11:00 p.m. Tuesday after police...
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Dreamstime
January 02, 2018 - 2:20 pm
McDonald's is testing the use of fresh beef in another burger, the latest move by the fast food chain to swap out frozen beef as it seeks to improve its image. The company said Tuesday that the new burger, called Archburger, is being tested in seven McDonald's restaurants in Tulsa, Oklahoma...
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Dreamstime
June 25, 2017 - 2:59 pm
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — After years in the dark, crews in Tulsa are finally scrambling to rewire the city's decimated lighting grid after copper thieves stole 33 miles of the precious metal. Tulsa is making the patchwork repairs and gambling that cheaper aluminum wiring will be less enticing to thieves...
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Dreamstime
April 29, 2017 - 10:53 am
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Spring rains and mild temperatures are forcing Oklahoma health officials to trap and test mosquitoes for West Nile virus earlier than normal. The Tulsa World reports that testing for the mosquito-borne virus generally begins around Memorial Day. But Scott Meador, vector control...
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