• Daily business Q&A

    BY PAULA BURKES | Published: Tue, Sep 1, 2015

    A question and answer session with Courtney K. Warmington.

  • Texas prosecutor: 2nd video has emerged giving 'clear view' of deputies who shot, killed man

    Published: Tue, Sep 1, 2015

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A second video has emerged that gives authorities a "very clear view" of a confrontation between deputies and a Texas man who had his hands raised before he was shot and killed, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Bexar County District Attorney Nico LaHood described the new video and one broadcast earlier as "disturbing," but cautioned against a rush to judgment as authorities investigate the shooting that killed 41-year-old Gilbert Flores northwest of San Antonio. An initial video recorded by a motorist from some distance was posted online by a San Antonio TV station. It shows Flores outside a residence Friday facing two deputies when he raises his hands — one arm obscured by a utility pole. The deputies

  • Eagle & Beagle for Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015

    By Don Mecoy Business Editor | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Don Mecoy: Eagle & Beagle is a weekly look at Oklahoma-based companies' high-performing (eagle) and low-performing (beagle) stocks.

  • Social Security Q&A

    By The Social Security Administration | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Social Security Q&A for Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015.

  • Taking Stock: Financial newsletter author Stansberry mostly writes fiction, has had run-ins with regulators

    By Malcolm Berko | Published: Sun, Aug 30, 2015

    Malcolm Berko: Porter Stansberry has gained prominence on Yahoo, but Malcolm Berko points out Stansberry's run-ins with regulators over a get-rich-quick scheme among other troubles.

  • Business Q&A with Mark A. Craige

    BY PAULA BURKES | Updated: Sat, Aug 29, 2015

    Oklahoma business Q&A with Mark A. Craige: In the context of a reorganization, bad faith is determined by application of the “classic badges of a bad-faith bankruptcy filing” or what are often referred to as bad faith “factors.”

  • Trade Talk: Avoid probate by creating a trust

    By Paula Burkes Business Writer pburkes@oklahoman.com | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Holding off on creating a trust can needlessly result in probate, writes Paula Burkes.

  • Stocks, oil take wild ride down in volatile day for Wall Street

    By Adam Wilmoth Energy Editor awilmoth@oklahoman.com | Updated: Mon, Aug 24, 2015

    Plunge of oil remains bigger concern for Oklahoma than overall stock market's health.

  • Taking Stock: Smart investors forget party politics and vote their pocketbook

    Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Malcom Berko: Broker's stock market argument declares voters' financial concerns should trump political issues

  • Systematic investing, early start is one key to success

    BY TOM PHILLIPS For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Tom Phillips: Be systematic with your investment approach. Save money with every paycheck. And start your investment program as soon as possible.

  • Social Security Q&A for Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015

    Tribune News Service | Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    What is Supplemental Security Income?

  • Futures File: Falling price of Kansas City wheat shocks traders

    Published: Sun, Aug 23, 2015

    Walt and Alex Breitinger: For wheat traders, Kansas City wheat’s 30-cent discount is especially jarring, as KC is typically valued at 35 cents more than Chicago due to its higher protein content.

  • Daily business Q&A with Nathan Whatley

    BY PAULA BURKES | Updated: Tue, Aug 18, 2015

    A California jury awarded a $186 million verdict to an employee of AutoZone after it found discrimination was involved high-ranking officers in company. She was demoted from her position as a store manager and later terminated after informing her supervisor that she was pregnant.

  • Social Security Q&A

    Tribune News Service (TNS) Tribune Content Agency | Published: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    Do benefits convert at full retirement age?

  • Legal Counsel: Solicitor general wants insider trading review by Supreme Court

    By Joe Edwards For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    Joe Edwards: Few outside the financial industry are even aware that treatise writers and industry professionals continue to debate the rationale for prohibiting insider trading.

  • Taking Stock: Dementia drug company is no-win offering

    By Malcolm Berko For The Oklahoman | Published: Sun, Aug 16, 2015

    Malcolm Berko: One of the latest faux miracles in the biotech universe is Bermuda-based Axovant Sciences (AXON-$11).

  • Ex-Oklahoma cop to face Vegas trial in teen abduction case

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Fri, Aug 14, 2015

    AS VEGAS (AP) — A former small-town Oklahoma police officer accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl and abducting her from her grandmother's home in California will face trial in Nevada on felony charges that could get him up to life in prison. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Ann Zimmerman heard testimony Friday from the girl and her parents before finding enough evidence to order 30-year-old Danniel Boone Morgan II held to answer felony kidnapping and statutory sexual seduction charges. Morgan's deputy public defender, Tegan Machnich, said he'll plead not guilty at arraignment Tuesday in Clark County District Court. Morgan is from McAlester.

  • U.S. flag is raised over the American embassy in Havana for the first time in 54 years

    The Associated Press | Updated: Fri, Aug 14, 2015

    HAVANA (AP) — U.S. flag is raised over the American embassy in Havana for the first time in 54 years.

  • Millennials want to walk, prefer short commute

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Fri, Aug 14, 2015

    The 2015 National Community and Transportation Preference Survey found that millennials surveyed, those aged 18 to 34, prefer walking as a mode of transportation by 12 percentage points over driving.

  • Jimmy Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Wed, Aug 12, 2015

    BC-US--Jimmy Carter-Cancer,1st Ld-Writethru/238 Jimmy Carter says he has cancer, revealed by recent surgery  ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter announced he has been diagnosed with cancer in a brief statement issued Wednesday. "Recent liver surgery revealed that I have cancer that now is in other parts of my body," Carter said in the statement released by the Carter Center. "I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by physicians at Emory Healthcare." The statement makes clear that Carter's cancer is widely spread, but not where it originated, or even if that is known at this point.