• UPDATE: Drowning in hot tub reported in Edmond, Oklahoma Friday

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 45 min ago

    Police and emergency workers have responded to a drowning. A person was pulled from a hot tub on Caliburn Parkway.

  • Police: Oklahoma woman faces child rape charge

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    CYRIL — Cyril police have arrested a 31-year-old housekeeper who they say had sex with a 13-year-old boy. They arrested the woman on Monday after the boy’s mother called. The woman faces charges of first degree rape and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Police say the boy’s mother suspected something was wrong Monday and questioned her son. She told the boy there was a hidden camera in the house, but there wasn’t. The mother says the boy admitted to having sex with the woman in his grandmother’s bedroom. She is being held at the Caddo County Jail.

  • Oklahoma prosecutor says ex-chief violating bond

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    SPAVINAW — The Mayes County district attorney wants the bond of a former police chief accused of molesting two girls revoked because he says the man has been watching them at school from his car. A Mayes County judge on Thursday set a bond revocation hearing for October for 75-year-old Clarence Gregory Sr. The judge says he’s not supposed to have any contact with the underage girls. The former Spavinaw police chief was arrested on charges of lewd molestation in July and released on $100,000 bond. Detectives with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation say Gregory inappropriately touched the girls over a period of years. Authorities haven’t released their ages or how they known Gregory.

  • Tulsa officer shoots pit bulls attacking man

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    TULSA — A Tulsa police officer has fatally shot one of two pit bulls who mauled a man.

  • Warm, sunny day in central Oklahoma Friday, rain chances for the weekend

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Friday will be warm and sunny in central Oklahoma. There is a chance for rain Saturday and Sunday.

  • Tahlequah, Oklahoma man killed and five others critically injured in head-on crash

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 3 hr ago

    A man was killed and five people are in critical condition. A head-on crash was reported in Wagoner County, Oklahoma.

  • 90 percent of kids who died last flu season didn't get vaccine, CDC says

    Jessica Ivins, KSL | Updated: 10 hr ago

    The flu took the lives of more than 100 children in the U.S. last flu season, and most of those kids didn’t get a flu shot. Additionally, less than a third of adults have been immunized so far this year.

  • 20 activities for dads to do with their kids

    Wendy Jessen, FamilyShare | Updated: 12 hr ago

    Play time is essential for children to learn and grow. Doing these fun activities with your children is one way to strengthen your relationship with them.

  • Prayer services and protesters expected in opposition of 'black mass' in Oklahoma City

    By William Crum, Staff Writer | Updated: 10 hr ago

    Several events will happen in downtown Oklahoma City in response to Sunday’s “black mass” being planned by a satanist in the Civic Center.

  • Magnitude-4.0 earthquake shakes north Oklahoma

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The earthquake happened about 8:30 p.m. Thursday was about 16 miles south, southeast of Medford, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

  • Judge worries Oklahoma execution protocol changes will not be timely

    By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff Writer | Updated: 10 hr ago

    U.S. District Judge Stephen Friot said he was unsure whether Oklahoma can amend its execution protocol in time for two November executions.

  • Jury convicts third person in 2012 Oklahoma City home invasion, death

    By Jane Glenn Cannon, Staff Writer | Updated: 10 hr ago

    A Cleveland County jury that began deliberating Wednesday night returned verdicts early Thursday against Sebastian Forest Shepherd, 19, convicting him of first-degree murder, burglary and kidnapping in the 2012 death of Arthur Strozewski.

  • Oklahoma domestic violence program gives cellphones to victims

    By Rick M. Green, Capitol Bureau | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Oklahoma prosecutors are part of a program to bring cellphones to domestic violence victims.

  • Facing complaints of five patient overdose deaths, Oklahoma doctor surrenders license

    By Jaclyn Cosgrove, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    On Thursday, Dr. Glenn Stow surrendered his medical license, facing a complaint from the Oklahoma Medical Board that the drugs he prescribed were, at least, partially responsible for the overdose deaths of five patients, including a woman who was 32 weeks pregnant.

  • Lawton police report 10th homicide of the year, man fatally shot

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 11 hr ago

    Two men were reported shot early Thursday and one of them died in what Lawton police are calling the city’s 10th homicide of the year.

  • Nichols Hills police on the lookout for armed robbers

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    A Nichols Hills resident was robbed by two armed men Wednesday night, and police are are asking residents to be on the lookout for suspicious vehicles, Nichols Hills police reported Thursday.

  • Police seek two in Family Dollar store robberies in Oklahoma City

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 13 hr ago

    Oklahoma City police are asking for the public’s help to identify two men who robbed two Family Dollar stores earlier this week.

  • Wells Fargo sues Bricktown bar owner over use of name

    BY BRIANNA BAILEY, Business Writer | Updated: 14 hr ago

    The financial services giant Wells Fargo is suing the Oklahoma City bar Whiskey Chicks to have the banking company’s name removed from the historic building that houses the Bricktown bar.

  • Oklahoma City marchers will call for greater action to combat climate change

    BY SILAS ALLEN, Staff Writer | Updated: 14 hr ago

    A group of environmental activists, clergy and others are planning a demonstration Sunday in Oklahoma City to call for greater action to combat climate change. The march is one of several being held in cities across the country in conjunction with the People’s Climate March, a demonstration in New York.

  • Student enrollment numbers are flat at Oklahoma colleges this semester

    By K.S. McNutt, Staff Writer | Updated: 14 hr ago

    Oklahoma’s higher education Chancellor Glen Johnson said the state’s Complete College America initiative strives to ensure that students “receive timely academic advisement and other key student support services to help them complete their degrees on time and move on to successful careers.”