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  • Power Lunch: Chat with OU writer Jason Kersey

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 6 min ago

    Join The Oklahoman's Jason Kersey for some OU football talk on the Power Lunch chat at 11 a.m. Get your questions in here as Kersey previews OU vs. Akron, talks depth charts and more.

  • Business Q&A with Diana Schaeffer

    BY PAULA BURKES | Updated: 6 min ago

    Diana Schaeffer, a nurse practitioner at ProCure Proton Therapy Center, says nurses are an integral part of proton therapy care team.

  • Google unveils new logo with emphasis on apps, devices

    Updated: 12 min ago

    Company says updated logo reflects changes in what they offer. When you visit the  main Google search page , you'll notice an interactive that shows the logo morph into its newest form. The company says the change reflects the tech giant's shift beyond the traditional Web browser, ...

  • New collars monitor pets for pain, problems

    Updated: 32 min ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can use wearables with GPS to keep track of wandering dogs. Others help you track animals' physical activity. Now, two companies have the latest in wearable pet technology: collars that can check for a fever, monitor pulse and respiration, and even indicate if your pet is...

  • Woman arrested after reportedly hitting Oklahoma restaurant employee with beer bottle

    Published: Wed, Sep 2, 2015

    A woman was arrested Tuesday night on an allegation that she hit a Tulsa restaurant worker with a beer bottle after service was too slow. Witnesses at Speedy Gonzalez, 2601 S. Memorial Dr., told police that Robin Nicole Harris had become incensed when her fajita order took too long,...

  • Actor tries to rescue neighbor in Manhattan high-rise fire

    Updated: 35 min ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Dylan Baker tried to rescue an elderly neighbor before escaping a high-rise apartment fire in Manhattan. It happened on the 33rd floor of a building on West 43rd Street just before 4:30 p.m. Tuesday. Baker, who has a recurring TV role in "The Good Wife," told NBC New York...

  • RGIII blames intern for liking Instagram post critical of Daniel Snyder

    Published: Wed, Sep 2, 2015

    After Redskins Coach Jay Gruden announced Monday that “it’s Kirk’s team” in the latest chapter of Robert Griffin III’s fall from grace, a disgruntled Redskins fan blasted owner Daniel Snyder and the team’s front office in an Instagram post defending Griffin. Griffin (@rgiii) was...

  • US markets open solidly higher a day after big plunge

    Updated: 47 min ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in early morning trading Wednesday after a sharp sell-off a day earlier. Still, investors remain on edge after a plunge in stocks Tuesday that was triggered by reports showing slowing growth in China. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones...

  • North America's tallest mountain gets new name _ and height

    Updated: 47 min ago

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — North America's tallest mountain doesn't just have a new name. It also has a new elevation. Denali, the Alaska mountain formerly known Mount McKinley, is now officially 10 feet shorter, measuring 20,310 feet at its highest point, the U.S. Geological Survey announced...

  • Oklahoma politician's son to be arraigned on murder charge

    AP | Published: Wed, Sep 2, 2015

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The son of Oklahoma's labor commissioner is scheduled to be arraigned on a first-degree murder charge in the stabbing death of his father. Christian Costello is scheduled to appear before Oklahoma County Special Judge Russell Hall Wednesday in connection with the stabbing...

  • Biden to join labor boss at Labor Day event

    Published: Wed, Sep 2, 2015

    AFL-CIO chief Richard Trumka and the vice president, who is mulling a 2016 bid, will meet in Pittsburgh.

  • Oklahoma City Dodgers' 19-inning marathon prompts pitcher's drive from Tulsa to OKC to aid doubleheader sweep

    By Trent Shadid | Updated: 51 min ago

    Pitcher Deck McGuire was promoted from Tulsa to Oklahoma City on Tuesday night with the Dodgers in the middle of a doubleheader.

  • India SUV maker rides into US market ... on a scooter

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — India's largest SUV maker is ready to make its debut on U.S. roads. But it's starting with two wheels, not four. Mahindra hopes to win over city and campus dwellers with a $2,999, Vespa-like electric scooter called the GenZe, which goes on sale this fall in California,...

  • Thai police: Suspect acknowledges being near bomb scene

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Wednesday a prime suspect in Bangkok's deadly bombing has admitted to being near the shrine where the attack took place but denied placing the bomb, as other clues increasingly linked the blast to Thailand's forced repatriation of members of a minority ethnic...

  • Even after settling lawsuit, TSA agents taking milk from babies

    Published: Wed, Sep 2, 2015

    A hefty payout and promises of retraining haven't stopped the TSA from keeping milk off of flights. Steve and Susana Bunn tell Philly.com that after a trip to the City of Brotherly Love, their family of four faced unwarranted screening because their 14-month-old daughter’s milk was deemed...



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