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Oklahoma researcher reports link between pharmacies' output, overdoses

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The Oklahoma Health Care Authority, which administers the state’s Medicaid program compared data from the state medical examiner’s office and its own system to look for any correlations.

OU football notebook: Evans, Shannon competing for starting spot

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Regardless of who wins the starting inside linebacker spot between Jordan Evans and Frank Shannon, the Sooners will have plenty of experience there. Evans started all 13 games last season, finishing...

What "Games Of Thrones" Characters Look Like In The Books

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Westeros has a lot more bald dudes than you think.

Turner Field US flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall

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ATLANTA (AP) — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level...

DHS shelter director retires rather than fight termination over handcuffing of children

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Rebecca L. Price resigned by letter Tuesday. She had worked for DHS since 1984 and been director of the Pauline E. Mayer Shelter since May 2010. DHS officials suspended Price with pay...


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OSU offensive linemen rally around new coach

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Most football players feel a connection with their position coach, and when they don’t, you usually know about it. But in my almost 40 years of covering football, I’ve...

Assistant DA: Oklahoma shouldn't cripple this key public safety tool

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Current efforts to overhaul Oklahoma's civil forfeiture laws are the classic example of a solution in desperate search of a problem. Out-of-state special interest groups and think tanks are driving...

Judge’s order sides with state smoke shop owner

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U.S. District Judge Joe Heaton denounced drug enforcement agents' methods after a raid earlier this year on a dozen Ziggyz pipe shops in Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

Scientist claims his picture book puts kids to sleep in minutes

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A new book, written by a Swedish behavioral psychologist, is developing a cult following for its alleged ability to put children to sleep. While the book is at the top...

1940 crash that killed Oklahoma man remains a mystery

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Guy Arthur Holloway and the other 24 passengers and crew on Flight 19 were killed when their Pennsylvania Central Airlines’ DC-3 crashed into an alfalfa field in Virginia, just 36 miles west of...

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