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Dorial Green-Beckham's waiver appeal denied by the NCAA

Sports | Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma’s waiver request on behalf of wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham was denied by the NCAA, OU announced in a statement Friday evening.

Criminal investigation is underway into possible public corruption, campaign violations

News | Updated: Thu, Aug 21, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater confirmed the criminal investigation, saying there is a lot of information to review and witnesses to interview.

Oklahoma City RedHawks will be Los Angeles Dodgers' Triple-A affiliate

Sports | Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The Los Angeles Dodgers will be shifting their Triple-A affiliation from Albuquerque to Oklahoma City next season, according to multiple sources. A group affiliated with the Dodgers is on the brink of purchasing the local pro baseball team.

The House Detective: Beware of insulated stucco

Business | Updated: 16 hr ago | Comment on this article Leave a comment

DEAR BARRY: My neighbor recently insulated his home in an unusual way. A contractor installed thick foam panels on the outside of the building and then applied a stucco finish....

Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Commission ratifies firing of six employees

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The Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission voted Thursday to ratify the firing of six employees as it took a number of actions designed to fix problems created by previous Open Meeting...

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Police release pictures of woman in connection with an Oklahoma City car theft

News | Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Police are looking for a woman in connection with stealing a car in northwest Oklahoma City. The woman was caught on a surveillance camera.

Steve Lackmeyer: Expect to hear more housing, retail announced for Midtown

News | Updated: 17 hr ago | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

The Oklahoman's Steve Lackmeyer took questions from readers in today's OKC Central Live Chat. You can join Steve's Q&As on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. and submit your questions...

Sooners gets commitment from OT Dru Samia

Sports | Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma added an offensive line commitment late Friday night when Dru Samia, a 6-foot-5, 280-pound offensive tackle prospect from California committed to the Sooners. The Danville (Calif.) San...

Oklahoma State football: Are the Cowboys rebuilding?

Sports | Published: Fri, Aug 22, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

For the Friday Oklahoman, I wrote about OSU reaching the upper echelons of college football, even in rebuilding seasons. You can read that column here. The Cowboys on Thursday talked...



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SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

The play that changed it all

Sports Published: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

In a Bedlam game that produced a clutch 41-yard field goal during a 4.5-magnitude earthquake, a fake field goal touchdown that evoked memories of Bob Stoops’ early years in Norman and Blake Bell’s perfect spiral landing...

Michael Behenna looks ahead to his future

News Updated: Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Four months after his release from U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Michael Behenna is beginning his new life as a ranch hand in Medford.

Faith in summer: Churches keep kids busy

Life Updated: Fri, Jun 27, 2014

Faith in the summer Outreach and ministry activities tend to be more creative as the warm weather lures people outdoors, and young people, in particular, have plenty of time to spend learning about their faith. For that...

Civil rights history: How did we get here?

News Published: Sun, Jun 29, 2014

Fifty years ago this week, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

A decade of OKCPD shootings

News Updated: Mon, May 12, 2014

Enterprise reporter Juliana Keeping sifts through the data on ten years' worth of shootings by the Oklahoma City Police Department.