• Married drivers pay less for car insurance

    Bill Gephardt, KSL | Updated: 11 hr ago

    Getting married leads to significantly cheaper car insurance premiums.

  • Excited Josh Hamilton happy to be home with Rangers

    Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    Josh Hamilton made it clear when the Los Angeles Angels decided they didn't want him anymore that his preference was to come back to Texas.

  • Truckers strike at huge seaport complex; impact minimal

    Updated: 9 min ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Truck drivers who haul goods from docks at the nation's busiest seaport complex walked off the job Monday in a dispute over their earnings and employment status, but port officials said the impact on international commerce appeared to be minimal. The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are the primary West Coast gateway for hundreds of billions of dollars of annual trade, much of it with Asia. Earlier this year, tough contract negotiations involving dockworkers who move containers on and off oceangoing ships nearly closed the twin ports, along with more than two dozen others on the West Coast. The ongoing dispute between truckers and trucking companies that resurfaced Monday was nowhere near as disr

  • Sesame Street Does Avengers With ''Aveggies'' Parody

    Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    The cute and cuddly characters on Sesame Street are taking on the Avengers! n a funny new parody video from the kids' show, Cookie Monster and his friends channel their inner superheroes to battle the villainous Bon Bon, who's trying to destroy all the healthy food on the planet.

  • Riot, looting prompt state of emergency, curfew in Baltimore

    Updated: 20 min ago

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters plunged part of Baltimore into chaos Monday, torching a pharmacy, setting police cars ablaze and throwing bricks at officers hours after thousands mourned the man who died from a severe spinal injury he suffered in police custody. The governor declared a state of emergency and called in the National Guard to restore order. A weeklong, daily curfew was imposed beginning Tuesday from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., the mayor said. At least 15 officers were hurt, and some two dozen people were arrested. Two officers remained hospitalized, police said. Officers wearing helmets and wielding shields occasionally used pepper spray to keep the rioters back. For the most part, though, they relied on line formations to ke

  • OSU football notebook: Former receiver Ra'shaad Samples headed to Houston

    COMPILED BY KYLE FREDRICKSON | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    Former Oklahoma State receiver Ra’Shaad Samples announced Sunday on Twitter that he will transfer to Houston.

  • Capitol Hill High School students set to vote on new mascot

    By Tim Willert, Staff Writer | Updated: 22 min ago

    Red Wolves and Guardians as replacement for Redskins

  • Sports TV listings for Oklahoma City: Tuesday, April 28-Wednesday, April 29

    Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    TUESDAY HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL 6:30 p.m., Yukon at Mustang, KZLS-AM 1640 7 p.m., Westmoore at Norman North, www.normansports.tv BOYSS SOCCER 8 p.m., Norman at Ed. Santa Fe, Cox 703 GIRLS SOCCER 6 p.m., Norman at Ed. Santa Fe, Cox 703 MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 11 a.m., Omaha at Oklahoma City, KGHM-AM 1340 (DH) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m., C. White Sox at Baltimore, MLBN (Cox 264) 7 p.m., Seattle at Texas, FSOK (Cox 37) 7 p.m., Philadelphia at St. Louis, FSPLUS (Cox 68) 9 p.m., S. Francisco at L.A. Dodgers, MLBN (Cox 264) NBA 7 p.m., Dallas at Houston TNT (Cox 31) 9:30 p.m., San Antonio at L.A. Clippers, TNT (Cox 31) COLLEGE

  • College baseball: High-stakes Bedlam on deck

    By John Helsley | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    Game 1 is set for Tulsa’s ONEOK Field on Friday at 7 p.m. The series shifts to Oklahoma City and Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark for Games 2 and 3, scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday.

  • Baltimore mayor imposing curfew, says 'thugs' trying to tear down city, incite violence

    Updated: 40 min ago

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore mayor imposing curfew, says 'thugs' trying to tear down city, incite violence.

  • Oklahoma authorities release name of Arkansas man shot, killed in Adair County

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 40 min ago

    A game warden shot and killed a man wanted on an Arkansas parole violation warrant Sunday in Adair County, Oklahoma. The name of the man who died has been released.

  • Why would Coach K. ever leave Duke for the Thunder? Two words: professional challenge.

    By Jenni Carlson, Staff Writer | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    And if you don’t think Coach K is interested in such things — what more does he have to prove, after all? — remember what he’s done in the past decade with Team USA.

  • Authorities investigate social media post about Moore High School

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    Authorities are investigating a tip that was made to Crime Stoppers over the weekend involving a threat related to Moore High School, school officials reported Monday.

  • 2-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch now student aide

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The highlights from Austin Hatch's first season at Michigan still resonate, even as he gives up his playing role on the basketball team. "First free throw is obviously a memory, versus Coppin State," he said. "Those are the memories I'll have for the rest of my life — scoring, scoring in Crisler Center, representing the University of Michigan. That's something I'll never forget." Hatch, a survivor of two deadly airplane crashes whose story inspired fans all over college basketball, will no longer be an active player for the Wolverines. Michigan coach John Beilein announced Monday the Big Ten approved a medical exemption waiver that will allow Hatch keep his scholarship and serve as an undergraduate

  • Oklahoma City Dodgers: Dodgers-Omaha game postponed due to rain

    From Staff Reports | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    The teams will play two seven-inning games on Tuesday, with Game 1 scheduled to start at 11:05 a.m.

  • Oklahoma man dies after motorcycle wreck in Rogers County

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 1 hr ago

    A Talala man died Monday at a hospital after suffering injuries Sunday evening from a motorcycle crash in northwest Rogers County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

  • Nielsen unhappy with Energy FC

    Chris Brannick | Updated: 1 hr ago

    After 2-1 defeat to Saint Louis FC, Oklahoma City head coach Jimmy Nielsen upset with way team 'gave it away'

  • Tulsa city auditor arrested on DUI complaint

    BY KENDRIC MARSHALL, TULSA WORLD | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    City Auditor Cathy Criswell was jailed Sunday morning after she was reportedly found driving under the influence of alcohol during a traffic stop.  According to an arrest report, Criswell's blue Honda was stopped by Tulsa County sheriff's deputies about 12:22 a.m. in the 6600 block of East 41st Street after it was seen maneuvering erratically. The report indicates that Criswell smelled of alcohol, featured bloodshot eyes, had slurred speech and was unsteady on her feet.

  • 20-40-60 etiquette: No thanks for wedding shower?

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Apr 27, 2015

    We received no thank-you at the shower, no note. I went to two other showers with gifts and gave a gift for wedding. Still no thank-you, text, phone call or note. What is wrong with these people?

  • Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official. Speaking before an audience of family members, Justice Department lawyers and supporters, Lynch said her confirmation as attorney general showed that "we can do anything" and pledged that the agency would "use justice as our compass" in confronting terrorism, cyberattacks and other threats facing the country. "We can imbue our criminal justice system with both strength and fairness, for the protection of both the needs of victims and the rights of all.