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Open records. Steve Mullins, Governor Mary Fallin's General Counsel, discusses open records, Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Photo By David McDaniel/The Oklahoman  David McDaniel - The Oklahoman

Governor's legal counsel resigns four months after testifying before grand jury

Gov. Mary Fallin's legal counsel Steve Mullins, who testified before a state grand jury investigating an execution drug mix-up, resigned Thursday.
Bart Conner and Nadia Comaneci at the Bart Conner Gymnastics Academy in Norman, Monday February, 02 2015. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman
Bart Conner and Nadia Comaneci at the Bart Conner Gymnastics Academy in Norman, Monday February, 02 2015. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman

Former Olympians' weekend 'Sports Experience' promotes health and wellness for OKC families

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The Bart & Nadia Sports Experience, which goes from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the Cox Convention Center, will feature roughly 2,500 athletes participating in a variety of Olympic sports.

Cameron Payne's education continues as rookie reaches All-Star break

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 Oklahoma City's Cameron Payne (22) passes away from Sacramento's DeMarcus Cousins (15) during an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Sacramento Kings at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman

In his first 36 NBA games, Payne has become a fixture in the Thunder rotation, but as the Golden State Warriors showed, there’s still education to come for the rookie guard.

Budget hole grows to $1.3 billion amid oil bust

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Sen. Clark Jolley, chairman of the appropriations, left, and Rep. Earl Sears, chairman of House and appropriations and budget committee talk during the Oklahoma Legislature's 2016 State-of-the-State Address by Gov. Mary Fallin in the chamber of the House of Representatives at the Oklahoma state capitol on Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman

State officials said Thursday that the hole in next year's budget has grown to $1.3 billion.

Anthony Morrow, Kevin Durant, Billy Donovan react to tragic death of Monty Williams' wife

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Anthony Morrow, Kevin Durant, Billy Donovan react to tragic death of Monty Williams' wife

It was an understandably somber atmosphere around the Thunder's shootaround this morning in advance of OKC's game against the Pelicans on Thursday night.

Fallin: Boeing projects affected by tax break discussion

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 Gov. Mary Fallin speaks Monday to lawmakers during the Oklahoma Legislature’s 2016 State of the State address in the chamber of the House of Representatives at the Oklahoma Capitol in Oklahoma City. [Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman]

Gov. Mary Fallin confirmed Thursday that The Boeing Company bowed out of two proposed projects in Oklahoma after lawmakers began considering a moratorium on aerospace tax credits.

Oklahoma City Council nears vote on assistance for First National Center redevelopment

Business | Published: Wed, Feb 10, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment
 Redevelopment of First National Center is set to include replacement of a 1960s and 1970s addition with a parking garage and new retail on the first floor. [Rendering provided by ADG, Inc.]

The Oklahoma City Council is nearing a vote on providing financial assistance for redevelopment of the First National Center by creating a tax increment district for the downtown landmark.

Prosecutors say man accused in 1997 cold case has history of sexual assaults

News | Published: Thu, Feb 11, 2016
  Anthony Joseph Palma   Accused in 1997 disappearance 8-year-old Midwest City girl

Prosecutors in a cold case are alleging the murder defendant accused in the 1997 disappearance of an 8-year-old Midwest City girl committed sex crimes against two other girls and tried to rape his landlady.

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Man accused of decapitating his grandmother and her husband makes first court appearance Thursday

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A 20-year-old man police say admitted to shooting and decapitating his grandmother and her husband in their Oklahoma City home remained mostly silent during his first court appearance.

OSU football: Barry Sanders' son to transfer to Oklahoma State

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STILLWATER — The son of an Oklahoma State football legend is coming home. Stanford running back Barry J. Sanders told The Oklahoman in an exclusive interview he intends to join the...

Governor's legal counsel resigns four months after testifying before grand jury

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Gov. Mary Fallin's legal counsel Steve Mullins, who testified before a state grand jury investigating an execution drug mix-up, resigned Thursday. Mullins has served as the governor's general counsel since...

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4 things to watch for in the sixth Democratic debate

4 things to watch for in the sixth Democratic debate

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The Democratic presidential hopefuls are set to duel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Thursday night for the sixth party showdown and the second between Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary...

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