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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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5 reasons brothers are best

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Having a brother means having a built-in best friend -- a buddy when times are tough. Mothers and fathers of brothers, your boys are in for a great childhood.

VIDEO: Nick Young calls Steven Adams a 'sneaky dirty' player after on-court altercation

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With more than 11 minutes left in the fourth quarter on Friday night, Steven Adams squared to set a pindown screen for Jeremy Lamb. But as he initiated contact on Nick...

High school basketball scores: Friday, Dec. 19

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Friday’s Results Boys City Area Blanchard 53, Bridge Creek 41 Byng 62, Douglass 61 Carl Albert 74, El Reno 71 Casady 53, Community Chr. 44 Chr. Heritage 52, Dale 45 Davenport 86, Agra 65 Deer Creek 59, Edmond North 49 Destiny Christian...

Everyday gifts of peace, joy and love to brighten the season

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More than what comes from a store are the gifts that truly come from our hearts. In the likeness of the Three Wise Men, perhaps this year it’s not...

Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook, Reggie Jackson get redemption in win over the Lakers

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Kobe Bryant misses a potential game-winning shot at the buzzer as Oklahoma City escapes with 104-103 victory.



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