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Under the guise of "reform," Republicans are trying to destroy safety regulations for American workers
From: Salon.com | By: Elizabeth Grossman, In These Times | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Name: Rachel Andersen Type of Project: Backyard Patio Renovation Location: Tulsa, OK Type of building: Single-family Ranch The Renovation Diaries are a collaboration with our community in which we feature your step by step renovation progress and provide...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Dabney Frake | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This year may be the 10th anniversary of P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast publishing Marked, the first in their House of Night series, but it also marks the start of their new one: House of Night Other World. But don’t worry about your favorites just...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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BJ Penn wants to move past his disastrous performance against Yair Rodriguez and will try to end his losing skid at UFC Fight Night 112.
From: With Leather | By: jasonnawara | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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PAWHUSKA, Okla. (Reuters) - A Native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to allow same-sex marriage, joining a small group of prominent tribes changing their law in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 2015 decision making the practice legal in...
From: Reuters | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A Native American tribe in Oklahoma has voted to allow same-sex marriage, joining a small group of prominent tribes changing their law in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark 2015 decision making the practice legal in all states. The same-sex case...
From: Free Republic | By: Reuters | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Texas lawmakers are doubling down.
From: New York Magazine | By: Claire Landsbaum | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Tulsa County owes $10.2 million in damages.
From: Reason | By: Lindsay Marchello | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Oklahoma State Sen. Ralph Shortey was regularly involved with teens through his local YMCA
From: Salon.com | By: Taylor Link | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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MIT News: Celebrating the Homecoming of Ernest Moniz After more than three and a half years of service as the 13th U.S. Secretary of Energy, nuclear physicist Ernest J. Moniz has returned to his roots at MIT, the place where he served most of his professional...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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By Dale Denwalt Capitol Bureau ddenwalt@oklahoman.comDays after rejecting a measure that would give some parents more time to spend with their newborn or adopted children, state senators changed their minds and voted for the bill. The Oklahoma Senate...
From: NewsOK | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Do you find yourself making the same mistakes over and over again in your relationships?  For example, do you have a tendency to ignore red flags and constantly end up in relationships that aren’t healthy for you? Maybe you end up in relationships...
From: The Art of Manliness | By: Brett | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Chaparral emerges from Chapter 11 Chaparral Energy on Tuesday emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization, shedding $1.2 billion in debt and cutting about $100 million in annual interest expense. Chaparral's new capital structure will include cash...
From: NewsOK | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Brandy McDonnell NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The stars are beginning to line up for the 27th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game, presented by Staples, with the announcement that Oklahoma native and Country Music Hall of Famer Reba McEntire will sing the...
From: NewsOK | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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In some parts of the United States, ticks are everywhere during the summer months. Lyme disease is the tick borne illness we've all heard of, but over...
From: Reader's Digest | By: Aviva Patz | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Adam KempUniversity of California grad Transfer Aaron Cochran says he's deciding between three schools to transfer to, and Oklahoma State has made the cut, according to ESPN's Jake Trotter.  Cal left tackle grad transfer Aaron Cochran says he’s down...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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FROM STAFF REPORTSNORMAN — A University of Oklahoma student pointed a firearm at a Wal-Mart employee, fired shots at a fraternity house and threw a hatchet toward members of the fraternity before killing himself late Wednesday, police said. Vincent...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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From Staff ReportsSAYRE — A 52-year-old inmate of the North Fork Correctional Facility died after he was found stabbed in his cell on Wednesday. Prison officials said Stephen Maxwell was taken to an Elk City hospital after prison staff members found...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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APOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's Department of Human Services would be forced to close 11 county offices and slash funding to a dozen programs that support poor, disabled and elderly Oklahomans under a 14 percent budget reduction being discussed by...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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An anonymous NFL scout told Bleacher Report that he trusts Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon more than FSU RB Dalvin Cook.
From: Rotoworld | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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At first glance, Sacramento Kings forward Anthony Tolliver is an NBA player with little that sets him apart. In an earlier era, his range might have been a defining characteristic given his height, but now that seemingly every big man has a jumper, he...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Chris Herring | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Swedish light heavyweight Ilir Latifi will take on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC Fight Night in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Rather surprisingly, UFC light heavyweight veteran Ilir Latifi will not be on the promotion’s Stockholm card in May. Instead,...
From: Bloody Elbow | By: Mookie Alexander | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Dale Denwalt Oklahoma House Speaker Charles McCall has a proposal to fund his side's teacher pay plan, but it's still a secret to most people. McCall said that he already presented his idea to the governor's office and Senate leadership on Tuesday, but...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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From Staff ReportsSAYRE — A 52-year-old inmate of the North Fork Correctional Facility died after he was found unresponsive in his cell on Wednesday. Prison officials said Stephen Maxwell was taken to an Elk City hospital after prison staff members...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A light heavyweight clash between Ilir Latifi and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira was officially announced for UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City, Okla., on June 25. Latifi (12-5, 1 NC) and Nogueira (22-8) are both coming off stoppage losses to Ryan Bader....
From: MMA Fighting | By: Guilherme Cruz | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala’s refusal to seek the death penalty in a state that has carried out more executions than all but three others — Texas, Oklahoma and Virginia — has thrust her office into uncharted legal territory in Florida....
From: Orlando Sentinel | By: Beth Kassab | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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According to a report from ESPN, soon-to-be FOX Sports radio personality and serial deleter of bad tweets Doug Gottlieb got the call from Oklahoma State to interview for the school’s men’s basketball head coach opening. Read more......
From: Deadspin | By: Nick Martin | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.comTwo legislative bills concerning the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities have reportedly been halted by the author. Rep.Read more on NewsOK.com...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Brett DawsonCharles Barkley hates that Kevin Durant left Oklahoma City for the Warriors. But he doesn’t see Russell Westbrook going down the same road. Barkley, a basketball Hall of Famer and TNT NBA analyst, said Thursday on "The Dan Patrick Show"...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Brett DawsonThe Thunder won’t soon forget the contribution Pete Winemiller made to the organization, the way he interacted with its fans. Now the NBA is taking a step to memorialize him. The league is naming an award after Winemiller, the Thunder’s...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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ESPN's Herm Edwards says he wouldn't draft Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon if he were still in the NFL.
From: Rotoworld | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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An Oklahoman lawmaker argued in favor of an anti-abortion law that makes no exceptions for rape or incest.
From: Mediaite | By: Lindsey Ellefson | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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FROM STAFF REPORTSNORMAN -- Police said a man drove a vehicle through a fence near the University of Oklahoma campus late Wednesday, fired shots into the air and then shot and killed himself. Thursday morning, a tarp covered a hole in the fence at the...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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“Software is eating the world,” or so we’re told. Products that once took up physical space can be contained in our smartphones and held in the palms of our hands. Instead of having a record collection, now we can stream any music any where and...
From: The Art of Manliness | By: Brett | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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FROM STAFF REPORTSA Le Flore woman died in a crash on Wednesday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. Michelle Green, 57, was dead at the scene about 3:15 p.m.Read more on NewsOK.com...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Samantha Simmons, 27, pleaded guilty to being an accessory to a crime in a plea deal in which she will cooperate with prosecutors and testify. Weld District Court Judge Thomas Quammen also dismissed the 10 charges she initially faced, including first-degree...
From: Denver Post | By: Greeley Tribune | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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He knew that already.
From: The Big Lead | By: Stephen Douglas | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A Texas teenager who claimed she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted by three black men in ski masks revealed she made the story up, police said Thursday. Eighteen-year-old Breana Talbott went missing March 8 from her apartment in Denison, Texas, a...
From: The Raw Story | By: International Business Times | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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"Beloved former WWE commentator Jim Ross broke the news of his wife’s death on Twitter Wednesday night, two days after a horrific road accident critically damaged her brain and skull. She was 55. “A Priest gave my wife Jan her last rites tonight,”...
From: Free Republic | By: NY Post | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Add another first for Russell Westbrook — a triple-double without missing a shot. Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season with 18 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised to a 122-97 win over the Philadelphia...
From: Japan Times | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Defenders of traditional marriage used the law to persecute polygamists. Now they're the ones under attack.
From: Reason | By: Stephanie Slade | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Stop us if you’ve heard this before: Russell Westbrook just made history. The Oklahoma City Thunder guard is rewriting the record... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Darren Hartwell | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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On to the Brad Underwood era now. Period. There is no need for a NIT recap and/or analysis, or an unnecessary and elongated intro here. Let’s just dive right in to the way too early 2017-18 Illini basketball season preview. Regime Change The “will...
From: The Sports Bank | By: paulmbanks | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Trump Watch: Now is the time to counterattack, now is the time for every democrat to be on tv talking about universal single payer health care, a 15 dollar min. wage, free public college, pay equity for women, environmental protections, and stopping...
From: The Sietch Blog | By: The Naib | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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FROM STAFF REPORTSNORMAN -- Police said a man drove a vehicle through a fence near the University of Oklahoma campus late Wednesday and then committed suicide by shooting himself. Police responded to a report of shots fired in the 1200 block of College...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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FROM STAFF REPORTSA wind advisory is in effect for the western half of Oklahoma Thursday with winds that could gust near 45 mph and high temperatures near 80 degrees. Wildfire danger will be elevated due to dry, warm and windy conditions an Oklahoma...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Brandy McDonnell Oklahoma natives Reba McEntire and Carrie Underwood, hit-making trio Rascal Flatts (which includes guitarist Joe Don Rooney, who hails from Picher) and their fellow music stars Lauren Daigle, Sam Hunt, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, Thomas...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Russell Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season with 18 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised to a 122-97 victory over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. The Thunder have won 16 straight...
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Add another first for Russell Westbrook — a triple-double without missing a shot.
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | By: By MURRAY EVANS Associated Press | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Russell Westbrook made NBA history on Wednesday night. (AP) At a certain point this season, the mere existence of a Russell Westbrook triple-double stopped being interesting. The Oklahoma City Thunder superstar has put up so many in 2016-17 that a line...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Freeman | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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