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This Friday, July 25, 2014 photo shows bottles of the sedative midazolam at a hospital pharmacy in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma's current protocol allows for five different lethal injection drug combinations, including two that use midazolam. A third botched execution in 2014 involved this sedative. (AP Photo)

State plans to use same drugs for upcoming executions

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The director of the Oklahoma prison system testified Friday that the state has acquired the necessary doses of midazolam it needs for four scheduled state executions. Midazolam has been used in several problematic executions across the country, including Clayton Derrell Lockett’s in April.

Lackmeyer: More towers on the horizon for Oklahoma City

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Senior business reporter Steve Lackmeyer expects even more development in downtown Oklahoma City than was previously forecast.

Sooners pick up crucial linebacker commitment

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What Oklahoma desperately needs are linebackers, and Ricky DeBerry became the Sooners’ first linebacker commit in the 2015 recruiting class.

Elephant birth watch on at Oklahoma City Zoo

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One of the zoo’s Asian elephants is expected to give birth to its calf at any time.

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OU football: Sooners take awesome Christmas card photo

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Some OU football players are in the holiday spirit. Several of the Sooners sent out a Christmas photo over Twitter Friday morning. Included in the photo are roommates/teammates Ty...

Authorities arrest woman, who lived in tents with 7 children in Oklahoma, on child-neglect complaints in Pennsylvania

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Sonia Kubisak, 34, was arrested in Tionesta, Pa., Thursday after the Pushmataha County District Attorney requested OSBI’s help on a child-neglect investigation in July. During the investigation, agents determined Kubisak...

Live Coverage: Thunder vs. Lakers

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No Kevin Durant, but the Thunder still has a marquee matchup against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. Follow our live coverage with Anthony Slater, Darnell Mayberry and more...

Authorities arrest woman, who lived in tents with 7 children in Oklahoma, on child-neglect complaints in Pennsylvania

News | Updated: 1 hr ago

Sonia Kubisak, 34, was arrested in Tionesta, Pa., Thursday after the Pushmataha County District Attorney requested OSBI’s help on a child-neglect investigation in July. During the investigation, agents determined Kubisak...

Former Sooner quarterback Justin Fuente will be a hot commodity after Memphis success

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Fuente, hired away three years ago from Gary Patterson’s TCU staff, produced records of 4-8 and 3-9 his first two seasons. But this year, Memphis lost only to UCLA (42...



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