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  • Editorial Roundup: Recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Here are excerpts from recent editorials in Oklahoma newspapers: Enid News & Eagle, April 29, 2016 Give us the weather facts, not the hype For days leading up to Tuesday we heard dire predictions of severe weather, including the chance for long-track, violent tornadoes. We all know what...

  • Duke Energy 1Q adjusted profit meets Street's expectations

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy's first-quarter adjusted profit met Wall Street's view, as it dealt with milder winter weather. The electric utility earned $694 million, or $1.01 per share, for the three months ended March 31. A year earlier the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company earned...

  • Mostly sunny skies, 70s Tuesday in central Oklahoma

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Tue, May 3, 2016

    Mostly sunny skies are in the forecast for Tuesday in central Oklahoma. Temperatures should be in the low 70s.

  • In Pacific nation of Palau, Jellyfish Lake losing namesake

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The big question at Palau's Jellyfish Lake: Where are all the jellyfish? Part of a UNESCO World Heritage area, the saltwater lake has long been a source of wonder for tourists, who have delighted in snorkeling among the millions of golden jellyfish that can fill...

  • 3,300 northern Utah homes without power after wind storm

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Thousands of residents in northern Utah and surrounding areas don't have power after a powerful wind storm hit the area over the weekend. Rocky Mountain Power spokesman David Eskelsen says about 3,300 homes still don't have electricity Monday morning following a weekend...

  • Oklahoma storms, weather updates

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Yesterday

    Read updates below from severe storms that moved across central Oklahoma Friday.

  • Wildfires sweep through mountain forests in north India


    LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Massive wildfires that have killed at least seven people in recent weeks were burning through pine forests in the mountains of northern India on Monday, including parts of two tiger reserves. With dense black smoke billowing in the skies for kilometers (miles), authorities...

  • Child killed, 8 hurt when car crosses into oncoming traffic


    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say weather conditions played a major role in a collision in Philadelphia that killed a child and sent eight other people — three of them children — to hospitals. Police say a car traveling northbound with three adults and four children crossed over the center line...

  • Cambodia sending students home early to cope with heat wave


    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has shortened the school day by one hour to help students cope with a heat wave that has pushed temperatures as high as 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degrees Fahrenheit). Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron signed the rule into effect Monday, and it will remain...

  • South Louisiana under flash flood watch until 7 p.m. Monday


    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — More rain is in the forecast for a soggy south Louisiana. The ground is saturated from several days of heavy rain fall. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch until 7 p.m. Monday. A slow moving cold front puts Louisiana at a marginal risk for severe...

  • Sunny Monday in central Oklahoma with temperatures in 60s

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Mon, May 2, 2016

    Monday will be sunny in central Oklahoma. Temperatures will be in the 60s.

  • North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness


    WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds. After...