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Stillwater police fatally shoot man wanted for questioning in slaying

News | Updated: 1 hr ago

Police fatally shot a man wanted for questioning in connection with a body found Thursday, authorities said. Stillwater police wanted to question the man and called him a “person of interest” in the investigation.

Rep. Sally Kern withdraws discriminatory bill

News | Published: Thu, Jan 29, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Rep. Sally Kern has withdrawn a bill that would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gay people.

Barresi tops list of political donors in Oklahoma

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — While national groups like governors' associations were among the top donors for state-level elections across the country in 2014, in Oklahoma it was candidates themselves who were the top individual donors to campaigns.

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook named All-Star reserves

Sports | Published: Thu, Jan 29, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

All-Star weekend will be held on Feb. 13-15 in New York City, with the All-Star Game set for 7:30 p.m. on Sunday the 15th inside Madison Square Garden.

Planned four-tower development seeks $69 million in tax increment financing

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Developer asking city for financing package to develop a new downtown headquarters for OGE Energy, a second office tower and two residential towers.

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Sam Bradford on Josh Heupel, DeflateGate and his future with the St. Louis Rams

Sports | Published: Wed, Jan 28, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

On Wednesday, former OU All-American and current St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford was a guest on the WWLS 98.1 FM’s Middle of the Day Show with Mark Rodgers and Dusty Dvoracek.

Fallin: Agencies should prepare for potential cutbacks

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Gov. Mary Fallin said Wednesday state agencies should prepare for potential cutbacks as a $300 million budget hole looms.

Oklahoma ranchers lead nation in federal drought relief payments

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Between 2011 and Dec. 1, 2014, Oklahoma ranchers received $883 million in payments through a federal drought relief program for livestock producers — more than any other state in the country.

Broadway, film star Patti LuPone will make Oklahoma debut

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The Broadway, movie and TV star Patti LuPone will perform her one-woman musical show “Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda, ... Played That Part” at 8 p.m. March 7 at Oklahoma City Community College’s Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater, 7777 S...

Youth chess tournament draws hundreds in Edmond

News | Published: Thu, Jan 29, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Young people say chess is fun and a great social outlet.

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