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Follow live updates below from the 20th Anniversary Remembrance Ceremony of the Oklahoma City bombing.

Oklahoma County sheriff says reserve deputies are essential to department

News | Published: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

“Bottom line is we wouldn’t be able to do our job of protecting our citizens were it not for the reserve deputies that we have,” said Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel, who despite an annual budget approaching $32 million said budget restrictions keep him from adequately staffing his department with full-time deputies.

Wal-Mart suddenly closed 5 stores and laid off thousands of workers and no one knows why

News | Published: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Wal-Mart suddenly closed five stores in four states on Monday for alleged plumbing problems, Business Insider reports. The closures could last up to six months and affect roughly 2,200 workers in...

Oklahoma native and Olympian Shannon Miller writes memoir about gymnastics, cancer battle

Sports | Published: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Edmond native Shannon Miller adds author to her impressive list of accomplishments.


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Gender bender at ESPN? If Britt (Brat) McHenry was a man, she'd be out of a job

Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Equality for all is something we should support. That’s no grand revelation. Yet this axiom popped fresh after watching Britt McHenry, the ESPN reporter, berate a female towing company...

Source: ESPN Reporter Britt McHenry Provoked by Towing Company Employee

Published: Fri, Apr 17, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

There's two sides to every story... and while ESPN's Britt McHenry might not be able to talk about her now viral Easter Sunday towing experience thanks to a week-long suspension,...

Opinion: The end of the license plate | WashingtonExaminer.com

Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Until recently our auto travels — in public — have been essentially private. Scattered individuals may have observed our locations at given moments, but the bulk of our public movements have been...

'Just Got Paid' singer Johnny Kemp dies - CNN.com

Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

(CNN)Bahamian R&B singer Johnny Kemp, best known for the 1988 party anthem "Just Got Paid," died this week in Jamaica. The singer is believed to have drowned at...

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The 20th Anniversary Remembrance Ceremony of the Oklahoma City bombing will be held Sunday. Stories and an interactive timeline are at www.oklahoman.com/resilience.


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