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Sooners enter season lacking experience on offense

Sports Published: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

The Sooners’ season opener — set for 6 p.m. Saturday against Louisiana Tech on Owen Field — will be the first significant game experience for a high number of the team’s running backs and wide receivers.

Oklahoma City police draw lessons from events in Ferguson, Mo.

News | Updated: 15 hr ago

Oklahoma City’s police chief shares his thoughts on what can be learned from protests in Missouri.

Even with the Lexington-Purcell bridge open, Oklahoma farmers find it unusable

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Farmers in Lexington say even though the James C. Nance Memorial Bridge, which was closed temporarily earlier this year, has reopened, the new weight restrictions keep them from using it costing them time and money.

Local authorities say they're unlikely to use armored vehicles should civil unrest occur

News: Crime | Published: Sat, Aug 30, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office and the Tulsa Police Department have three armored vehicles between them, but leaders of both agencies say they have never been used here in a civil disturbance and likely would cause more harm than good if they were, Tulsa World reports.

Jim Traber ‘shocked’ that OSU coach Mike Gundy has shut him out

Sports | Updated: 20 hr ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment

  Although some of Jim Traber’s colleagues at The Sports Animal radio network are proclaiming that OSU football coach Mike Gundy has been banned from Traber’s afternoon show, Traber has denied that.

What does heaven look like? Here are 10 possibilities

Life: Religion | Updated: 18 hr ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Ever wondered what heaven looks like? Here are 10 accounts, stories and beliefs of what people believe they will find when they reach heaven.

Man, woman die in Oklahoma highway crashes

News | Updated: 15 hr ago

A Tulsa woman died in a crash Friday in Garvin County and authorities have identified a Madill man who died Tuesday in a crash near Davis, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol...

Three factors that could lead to a Cowboy upset against Florida State

Sports Published: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

With kickoff at AT&T stadium less than 24 hours away, the focus has changed to the ultimate unknown.Can the Cowboys dethrone the Seminoles?

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Girl reports Oklahoma City man was exposing himself to her

News | Updated: 15 hr ago

Oklahoma City police on Thursday arrested Gary Smith, 32, on complaints of indecent exposure and lewd acts with a child.

Oklahoma football: Why the stability of Bob Stoops' job has been so valuable to the Stoops family

Sports | Published: Fri, Aug 29, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

On the day that Oklahomans ring in the start of the college football season, Carol Stoops’ husband, Bob, will begin his 16th season as Oklahoma’s football coach. He will...

State Department taps Texas lawyer to serve as ‘America’s ambassador to Muslims’

Politics: Home | Published: Sat, Aug 30, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Is there a tougher job description than Shaarik Zafar’s? As the State Department’s new special representative to Muslim communities, the boyish-looking Texas lawyer is America’s ambassador to...

Oklahoma City police draw lessons from events in Ferguson, Mo.

News | Updated: 15 hr ago

Oklahoma City’s police chief shares his thoughts on what can be learned from protests in Missouri.

Parties Extra! Video---Cindy Hoehner, owner of 1 Smart Cookie, talks about her yummy cookies

Life | Updated: 1 hr ago | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Special cookie report on Parties Extra!



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SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

The play that changed it all

Sports Published: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

In a Bedlam game that produced a clutch 41-yard field goal during a 4.5-magnitude earthquake, a fake field goal touchdown that evoked memories of Bob Stoops’ early years in Norman and Blake Bell’s perfect spiral landing...

Michael Behenna looks ahead to his future

News Updated: Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Four months after his release from U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Michael Behenna is beginning his new life as a ranch hand in Medford.

Questions remain at epicenter of quake trend

News Updated: Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Oklahoma is a seismically active state crisscrossed with thousands of natural fault lines. But seismic activity has spiked over the past five years, leading scientists, regulators, industry representatives and the general...

Civil rights history: How did we get here?

News Published: Sun, Jun 29, 2014

Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

A decade of OKCPD shootings

News Updated: Mon, May 12, 2014

Enterprise reporter Juliana Keeping sifts through the data on ten years' worth of shootings by the Oklahoma City Police Department.