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Oklahoma City schools' budget tightening means loss of federal technology funds

News | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma City school officials said midyear budget reductions from the state forced the district to turn down the federal funds from the Schools and Libraries Fund because it could not afford to pay its share for Wi-Fi expansion in all elementary schools.

Tickets on sale for 30th annual Red Earth Festival

A&E | Updated: 7 hr ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment
A member of Cheyenne-Arapaho dances in traditional regalia as members of American Indian tribes walk and ride through downtown during the annual 2015 Red Earth Parade in Oklahoma City. The 30th anniversary Red Earth Festival will be June 10-12 in downtown Oklahoma City. The Oklahoman Archives photo

The renowned Red Earth Festival will mark its 30th anniversary June 10-12 at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City. The annual three-day festival features an art market, dance...

OSU Baseball: Cowboys Headed To Clemson For Regional

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STILLWATER – As the NCAA Selection Show unfolded Monday, no Cowboys were huddled around computers or watching on TV. They were on the field at Allie P. Reynolds Stadium. Practicing. Oklahoma...

May Avenue bridge needed repairs before collapse, reports reveal

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 Beams were exposed after the May Avenue bridge over Northwest Expressway partially collapsed on May 19. Oklahoma City's consulting bridge engineer is drawing up plans for repairs, which are expected to take several months. [Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman]

Oklahoma City's on-call bridge engineer, Olsson Associates, inspected the bridge after the May 19 mishap, clearing the city to reopen Northwest Expressway to traffic on May 21.

Building for Alaska museum, library archives set to open

Life | Updated: 5 hr ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment
The new Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff Library, Archives and Museum building, shown here on Friday, May 27, 2016, in Juneau, Alaska, is scheduled to open on June 6. It’s a project years in the making and one of the last major buildings to be constructed by the state before the oil crash plunged Alaska into a deep deficit.  (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A new state museum, library and archives building opens in Juneau next week.It's a project years in the making, and one of the last major buildings...

20-40-60 Etiquette: Have the drive to help thy neighbor

Life | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment
 Should you share your concerns about your neighbor's driveway project?

The Oklahoman's 20-40-60 Etiquette columnists give their views on whether a woman should share with her neighbor information that could help avert a home-improvement complication.

OKC Energy U23 side defeats Albuquerque Sol in home opener

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Mauro Cichero scored the game-winning goal for the Oklahoma City Energy FC U-23 team against Albuquerque on Sunday at Norman High School. Photo by Steven Christy, OKC Energy

NORMAN – Mauro Cichero scored a game-winning goal off a free kick on Sunday as the Oklahoma City Energy FC U23 team defeated the Albuquerque Sol 2-1 in Premier Development League action.

20-40-60 Etiquette: Have the drive to help thy neighbor

Life | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment
 Should you share your concerns about your neighbor's driveway project?

The Oklahoman's 20-40-60 Etiquette columnists give their views on whether a woman should share with her neighbor information that could help avert a home-improvement complication.

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Women's College World Series: OU, Alabama set for prime-time showdown in opening round

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Oklahoma and Alabama are set for a prime-time showdown in the opening round of the Women's College World Series. The third-seeded Sooners and sixth-seeded Alabama will square off at 6 p....

Augie Garrido, winningest coach in in college baseball history, out at Texas

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AUSTIN, Texas — Augie Garrido, the winningest coach in college baseball history, is out after 20 seasons at Texas. The decision Monday comes after the Longhorns' first losing season since 1998. Texas will...

Baylor fires coach and demotes president as it struggles to respond to sexual assault scandal

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After word leaked that Baylor's Board of Trustees had voted to fire Ken Starr, the university sped up announcement of demotion.

Video game review: 'Star Fox Zero' is a fun space shooter that doesn't quite hit its target

Life | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

A variety of issues, including finicky motion controls that might prove hard to get used to, keep "Star Fox Zero" from blasting off into the cosmos.

Hunting Holtzclaw

News | Updated: Thu, May 12, 2016 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

He became a notorious chapter in Oklahoma City Police Department history. This is the story of those who helped bring him to justice.

Game review: Thunder & Lightning is a two-player fantasy battle between Thor and Loki

Life | Published: Mon, May 30, 2016 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

In the Norse mythological game Thunder & Lightning, two players take on the roles of Thor and Loki to compete in an epic battle. Each player uses a deck of...

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