• Q&A on Collecting: Lemonade set is sweet inheritance

    BY ANNE MCCOLLAM | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Anne McCollam answers readers’ questions about the value of their antiques.

  • THE ARCHIVIST: Oklahoma 's own is performing again

    By Mary Phillips
    For The Oklahoman |
    Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    “Robin Hood and Little John Walkin' through the forest Laughin' back and forth At what the other'ne has to say Reminiscin', this-'n'-thattin' Havin' such a good time Oo-de-lally, Oo-de-lally

  • We The People: Old record research is subject of Muskogee genealogical presentation

    BY SHARON BURNS, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Sharon Burns: J. Mark Lowe will be the guest speaker at the Muskogee Public Library and Muskogee County Genealogical Society event May 22-23 at 801 W Okmulgee, Muskogee.

  • After six days, Baltimore's mayor lifts curfew

    By JULIET LINDERMAN and BEN NUCKOLS | Updated: 10 hr ago

    MARYLAND Baltimore — Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city's mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public safety amid an outcry over police practices. Meanwhile, hundreds of jubilant people prayed and chanted for justice at a rally in front of City Hall organized by faith leaders. The rally comes days after the city's top prosecutor charged six officers involved in Gray's arrest. The Rev. Lisa Weah, pastor of the New Bethlehem Baptist Church in Gray's neighborhood, said the mes-sage of equal justice

  • Dave Says: Lawsuit settlement isn't worth guilty conscience

    BY DAVE RAMSEY
    For The Oklahoman |
    Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Dave Ramsey: Taking a lawsuit settlement offer even though no harm was inflicted is morally wrong no matter how much it is.

  • We The People: Old record research is subject of Muskogee genealogical presentation

    BY SHARON BURNS
    For The Oklahoman |
    Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Sharon Burns: J. Mark Lowe will be the guest speaker at the Muskogee Public Library and Muskogee County Genealogical Society event May 22-23 at 801 W Okmulgee, Muskogee.

  • Birthdays

    | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Monday's birthdays Surf guitarist Dick Dale, 78. Country singer Stella Parton, 66. Singer Jackie Jackson (The Jacksons), 64. Country singer Randy Travis, 56. Actress Mary McDonough (“The Waltons”), 54. Actor Will Arnett, 45. Bassist Mike Dirnt (Green Day), 43. Singer Lance Bass

  • Dear Abby

    | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Dear Abby: Woman’s Prince Charming has abandoned the magic words

  • Billy Graham

    | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Billy Graham

  • Horoscopes

    | Published: Mon, May 4, 2015

    Horoscopes

  • Primus taps 'Pure Imagination' with 'Chocolate Factory' tour

    By Brandy McDonnell
    Features Writer |
    Updated: Sat, May 2, 2015

    The experimental rockers are touring in support of their new album “Primus & the Chocolate Factory,” a “funhouse mirror” album that covers the soundtrack to the 1971 movie “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory.”

  • The life and legend of Billy the Kid — the basketball coach — almost never happened

    By Berry Tramel | Updated: 9 hr ago

    Son of a Boston College star. Hero of a Final Four run and still a magical name at Providence University. Coaching icon at an SEC school other than Kentucky. Now Kevin Durant’s and Russell Westbrook’s NBA coach.

  • Man charged with murder more than two years after Kingfisher County cellmate's death

    By Matt Dinger
    Staff Writer |
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    John Richard David McKay, 30, was charged with second-degree murder in Kingfisher County District Court more than two years after investigators said he killed his cellmate in the Kingfisher County jail and made it look like a suicide.

  • Oklahoma City VA surgeon questioned colleagues' skills years before heart program closure

    By Jaclyn Cosgrove
    Staff Writer |
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    A little more than two years before federal authorities temporarily closed the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center’s heart program, a senior surgeon at the hospital voiced concerns about his fellow surgeons’ medical competencies.

  • Bedlam baseball: Sooners salvage Bedlam win, halt skid

    By John Helsley | Updated: 9 hr ago

    Anthony Hermelyn’s two-run homer in the sixth inning – OU’s first long ball of the weekend – provided the decisive blow, ending a five-game Sooners losing streak in the process.

  • Oklahoma softball: OU freshman Paige Parker ties NCAA single-season record with fourth perfect game

    From Staff Reports | Updated: 9 hr ago

    The game lasted just five innings thanks to an OU offense that scored in every inning but the first. Parker was spectacular, striking out 12 of 15 batters faced.

  • Oklahoma City Thunder: What Thunder general manager Sam Presti was looking for in Billy Donovan

    By Darnell Mayberry | Updated: 9 hr ago

    Most notably, Presti said he sought a coach that had “great tactical competence.”

  • Mayweather takes the money and runs

    By TIM DAHLBERG
    AP Boxing Writer |
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS — The check was for $100 million, a payday so mind boggling that Floyd Mayweather Jr. couldn't help but show it to a few reporters when the night was done. “No pictures, though,” Mayweather said, sliding the check out of an envelope. “Don't want any pictures of it.” The check will soon be cashed, adding to the millions Mayweather already has stashed in his bank accounts. It was actually just a down payment for his night's work, which could total more than $200 million by the time pay-per-view sales are tallied up. The richest fight ever wasn't the best fight ever, but that wasn't entirely Mayweather's fault.

  • Sports TV listings for Oklahoma City: Monday, May 4-Tuesday, May 5

    | Updated: 9 hr ago

    MONDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m.

  • Morning roundup

    | Updated: 9 hr ago

    Curry to be named NBA MVP Golden State point guard Stephen Curry has won the NBA's Most Valuable Player award. An official announcement is expected Monday, and Curry will be presented with the award on the court before Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals against Memphis on Tuesday night. He beat out Houston's James Harden, Cleveland's LeBron James and the Thunder's Russell Westbrook, among others, for the league's most coveted individual award. BREWERS FIRE MANAGER ROENICKE The Milwaukee Brewers have fired manager Ron Roenicke.




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