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Son of slain labor commissioner charged Monday in father's fatal stabbing

The son of slain Labor Commissioner Mark Costello has been charged in his father's fatal stabbing. 
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[Photos by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman]

Edmond 17-year-old killed in wreck Sunday, police report

News: Local | Published: Mon, Aug 31, 2015

An Edmond 17-year-old died in an accident Sunday. It happened at Creston Way.

Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far

News | Updated: 24 min ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection with now-classified information sent over unsecure email while she was secretary of state, based on the public evidence thus far.

OKC Thunder's Russell Westbrook marries Nina Earl in star-studded Beverly Hills ceremony

Sports | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard married his college sweetheart in an private ceremony on Saturday.

Wes Craven's Oklahoma connection

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Horror fans are mourning the death of Wes Craven, whose directorial work included the "Scream" and "A Nightmare on Elm Street" franchises. He was also known for stand-alone films such as "The People Under the Stairs" and "The Serpent and the Rainbow," based on Harvard scientist Wade Davis' nonfiction book about Haitian voodoo. 

Federal judge sides with Ziggyz's smoke shop owner in dispute with DEA

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U.S. District Judge Joe Heaton denounced drug enforcement agents' methods after a raid earlier this year on a dozen Ziggyz pipe shops in Oklahoma City and Tulsa.


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Counteroffers are an ineffective retention tactic, employers find

Business | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Wolf Gugler, who has an executive search firm with offices in Oklahoma and Canada, said he over the past 30 years has seen only one successful counteroffer, where the company offered...

Three Injured In Head-On Collision In Norman

Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Three people are in the hospital following a head-on collision where the vehicles caught fire, in the area of 156th Ave. SE and State Highway 9 in Norman. 

Son with gun saves mother, 79, from robbers who attacked her outside restaurant

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Two men wearing gorilla masks pushed down a 79-year-old restaurant owner during an attempted robbery, but the woman’s son fired several shots at them and chased them off, according...

Diamond Ballroom’s memories will shine in new book

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Oklahoma City photographer Vernon L. Gowdy III, 60, is working on a book to save the stories and performers' photos from the Diamond Ballroom.

Redskins name Kirk Cousins starting quarterback for entire season

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What's next for Robert Griffin III? The No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft is now the Washington Redskins' backup, as head coach Jay Gruden has named Kirk Cousins the...

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