UPDATE: Eastbound Interstate 240 reopened

Eastbound Interstate 240 is no longer closed at Interstate 35, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. A vehicle fire shut down all eastbound lanes earlier in the afternoon.

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Police release photos of Edmond home burglary suspect

News | Published: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

The suspect, described by police as a 16-to-19-year-old black male wearing gym shorts and a white t-shirt, is accused of burglarizing at least 12 homes scattered throughout city limits.

Moore Public Schools receives $500,000 donation for storm shelter

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The storm shelter will house about 1,200 students who attend Central Junior High and Central Elementary in Moore.

Oklahoma House approves tax cut, sends bill to Gov. Mary Fallin

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A bill cutting Oklahoma’s top income tax rate by 0.25 percent was approved by the state House of Representatives on Wednesday and is on its way to the governor.

Report: Prescription drug monitoring program should be open to third-party insurers, including Medicaid

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If insurance companies and state Medicaid agencies had access to state prescription drug monitoring programs, they could use that data to help prevent prescription drug overdoses and deaths, according to a study released Tuesday.

Soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case gets new name

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — A Kansas judge granted a request Wednesday to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.








Oklahoma House defeats bond issue for state Capitol repairs

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A proposal to issue $160 million in bonds to repair the crumbling state Capitol was soundly defeated Tuesday by the state House of Representatives.

Oklahoma City's Festival of the Arts opens on mild, sun-splashed day

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Visitors take in the art and check out the food at the annual arts fest in downtown Oklahoma City.

Arts sustained downtown Oklahoma City during down times

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The Festival of the Arts, a downtown mainstay in good times and bad, kicks off Tuesday in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma City Geological Society will move to a new home, looking to connect with new generation

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A 91-year-old building that was originally home to the Oklahoma Cotton Growers Association is undergoing a $1.3 million renovation by its new owner, the Oklahoma City Geological Society.


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