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Sooners' bag of tricks (even the Belldozer) on full display

Sports Published: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

OU 45, West Virginia 33 — Saturday’s showdown between Oklahoma and West Virginia saw the return of the Belldozer and some more trickery on the Sooners’ part. Bob Stoops attempted an onside kick and Josh Heupel called a...

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Oklahoma City's first permanent outdoor food court set to open next week in Midtown

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Bleu Garten, Oklahoma City first full-time food truck court, is set to open Thursday in Midtown with pop-up shops to be added on an adjoining property in late November.

Pigs run and swim for cookies at the Oklahoma State Fair

News | Published: Sun, Sep 21, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

As she eyed the pool of water in front of her and the Oreo cookie at the other end of it Saturday morning at the Oklahoma State Fair, Swifty the pig didn’t seem interested in going for a swim.

Oklahoma City homebuilders show new wares at Parade of Homes

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Construction is down compared to this time last year, but Oklahoma City homebuilders say they — and buyers — are ready for the annual new-home showcase, Parade of Homes.

Oklahoma City landlord says she's 'stuck in the middle' over police raid damage

News | Published: Sun, Sep 21, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

An Oklahoma City landlord may be stuck with $1,000 bill after police arrested a tenant for gang-related drug activity. The landlord worries her hopes of being paid for the damage are going down the drain and has a tort claim pending with the city.

Satanic black mass seeks to free people from influence of God, organizer says

News | Published: Sat, Sep 20, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Sunday’s upcoming Satanic black mass in the Oklahoma City Civic Center may be attracting national media attention, but it is not a publicity stunt, says Adam Daniels, the self-avowed devil worshipper who organized it.

Convincing Oklahomans to conserve water is a hurdle to drought planning efforts, officials say

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There are plenty of hurdles to curbing a state’s water use, but somewhere near the top of the list is making residents understand why conservation is important, water policy leaders from several states including Oklahoma, said Friday.

Report Card: Sooners' running game, uniforms get high marks

Sports Published: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

OU 45, West Virginia 33 — Not very many low grades to hand out in a wildly entertaining game. The Sooners’ running game and helmets (a little too much perhaps) shined, while OU’s cornerbacks left a little to be desired.





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Movie review: 'This Is Where I Leave You'

A&E | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

An all-star cast featuring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda star in a middling family dramedy that’s high on sweetness and short on laughs.

Wells Fargo sues Bricktown bar owner over use of name on historic building

Business | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Wells Fargo is seeking punitive damages in excess of $75,000, and also wants to ban Whiskey Chicks from continuing to use the Wells Fargo name on the building.

Report: OU co-offensive coordinator Josh Heupel a candidate for SMU job

Sports | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma co-offensive coordinator Josh Heupel is a candidate for the SMU head coaching job, EJ Holland of Dave Campbell’s Texas Football and the Dallas Morning News reported Thursday.

Entertainer Charlie Daniels and wife will celebrate 50th anniversary at Oklahoma State Fair show

News | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Although Grammy-winning musician Charlie Daniels will be working on his golden wedding anniversary, he is happy that the destination for the big day is Oklahoma.

Student enrollment numbers are flat at Oklahoma colleges this semester

News | Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

One month into the fall semester, preliminary totals show enrollment is flat to slightly down at Oklahoma colleges.



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