• Edmond developers can build or put up money

    Diana Baldwin | Updated: 2 hr ago

    Members of the Central Edmond Urban Development Board recommended to the city council this week a plan to allow downtown developers to put up a fee with the city instead of constructing parking spaces.

  • White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings

    Updated: 11 min ago

    OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people. Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., who is acting as his own attorney,...

  • Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation assisting in Jefferson County death

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    RYAN — The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has asked the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation to assist with a possible homicide.  A ranch owner found one of his employees dead on Friday morning, several hundred yards from the employee's home that is located on the...

  • George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after Katrina

    Updated: 27 min ago

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago. Bush avoided parts of New Orleans that have yet to recover from the devastating storm,...

  • Prosecutors: No retrial for white officer who shot black man

    Updated: 41 min ago

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina state prosecutors announced Friday that they won't retry a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man, saying that talking with jurors after the mistrial helped convince them they cannot get a conviction. The jury deadlocked 8-4 last week in...

  • Stunt plane crashes ahead of NY air show, killing pilot

    Updated: 41 min ago

    NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — A pilot died when his propeller-driven stunt plane crashed while he was practicing tricks for a weekend air show in New York's Hudson Valley, state police said Friday. Trooper Steven Nevel said the accident happened around 2 p.m. Friday at Stewart International Airport...

  • Man convicted of killing friend granted motion hearing

    Updated: 44 min ago

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday ordered an evidentiary hearing be held for a Lincoln man convicted of murder who says his trial attorney failed him by not objecting to jurors being allowed to hear parts of recorded police interviews with him. Dallas Huston, 34, was...

  • "Candy Man" doctor guilty of issuing illegal prescriptions

    Updated: 44 min ago

    SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California doctor known as the "Candy Man" has been convicted of illegally prescribing painkillers that authorities said led to the overdose deaths of 20 patients. Dr. Julio Diaz was found guilty Friday in Santa Ana of 79 federal charges. He'd earlier pleaded guilty...


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