- Oklahoma lawmaker acknowledges criminal investigation Updated: Jul-28-15 5:10 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - An attorney for Oklahoma state Sen. Rick Brinkley has acknowledged that the lawmaker is under a criminal investigation related to his alleged embezzlement of more than $1 million from a nonprofit agency where he once worked.
- Church van crashes on Oklahoma highway, injuring 10 children Updated: Jul-28-15 9:02 am
ADAIR, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a church van headed to Branson, Missouri, crashed on the Will Rogers Turnpike in northeastern Oklahoma, injuring 10 children who were onboard.
- Correction: Church Bus Crash story Updated: Jul-28-15 8:58 am
ADAIR, Oklahoma - In July 27 and July 28 stories about a highway crash that injured 10 children in Oklahoma, The Associated Press, in some instances, erroneously referred to the vehicle that crashed as a bus. It was a van.
- Oklahoma court: Ten Commandments monument at Capitol must go Updated: Jul-27-15 7:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Supreme Court reaffirmed in a 7-2 decision Monday that a Ten Commandments monument on the state Capitol grounds is unconstitutional and must be removed.
- Rogers commissioners want AG to remove indicted official Updated: Jul-27-15 5:38 pm
CLAREMORE, Oklahoma - Members of the Rogers County Commission voted Monday to ask Oklahoma's attorney general to take steps to remove an indicted colleague from office.
- Oklahoma transportation agency sets goals in plan's draft Updated: Jul-27-15 4:58 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Officials estimate that $37.4 billion is needed over the next 25 years to fund needed repairs and improvements to Oklahoma's transportation system.
- Tulsa man drowns after jumping from boat into Spring Creek Updated: Jul-26-15 4:23 pm
FORT GIBSON, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the body of a Tulsa man has been recovered after he drowned in Spring Creek.
- 2 killed in semi-pickup truck collision in western Oklahoma Updated: Jul-23-15 8:49 am
SAYRE, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two people were killed when a tractor trailer rig and a pickup truck collided in western Oklahoma.
- Oklahoma legislator explores creation of central state bank Updated: Jul-22-15 3:07 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma legislators will explore creating a central state bank that could potentially loan money to students to attend college or help finance projects for schools or municipalities.
- Interstate 44 reopened in Oklahoma after pedestrian killed Updated: Jul-22-15 2:57 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Westbound Interstate 44 and ramps onto the interstate in northwest Oklahoma City have reopened following a police investigation into a fatal hit-and-run.
- Flood warning in effect for 4 eastern Oklahoma counties Updated: Jul-22-15 11:05 am
MUSKOGEE, Oklahoma - The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for all or parts of four counties in eastern Oklahoma following overnight rains.
- 26-year old Durant resident dies in drowning accident Updated: Jul-19-15 1:22 pm
DURANT, Oklahoma - Authorities have recovered the body of a 26-year-old Durant man who is believed to have drowned this weekend while swimming under a bridge on Lake Texoma.
- Man fatally shot by trooper had alcohol, sedative in system Updated: Jul-18-15 11:50 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A medical examiner's report shows that a Tulsa pastor who was fatally shot by a state trooper in May had alcohol and a sedative in his system when he died.
- Oklahoma attorney general charges woman over false claim Updated: Jul-15-15 5:01 pm
SHAWNEE, Oklahoma - A criminal charge has been filed against a Shawnee woman who allegedly obtained funds after falsely claiming to have cancer.
- Tulsa artist becomes newest member of Oklahoma House Updated: Jul-15-15 3:08 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - An artist and Democratic political activist from Tulsa is the newest member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives.
- Oklahoma attorney general files brief over Ten Commandments Updated: Jul-14-15 6:53 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has filed another brief with the Oklahoma Supreme Court over the high court's decision to order a Ten Commandments monument removed from the Capitol grounds.
- Oklahoma GOP post compared food-stamp recipients to animals Updated: Jul-14-15 5:01 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The chairman of the Oklahoma Republican Party apologized Tuesday for a post on the party's Facebook page that said giving people food stamps is akin to feeding animals in national parks, marking the new leader's latest misstep over divisive comments.
- Ex-Oklahoma trooper ordered to trial on sex assault charges Updated: Jul-14-15 10:54 am
SAPULPA, Oklahoma - A former Oklahoma state trooper has been ordered to stand trial for alleged sexual attacks on female motorists.
- 6 people escape boat fire uninjured Updated: Jul-12-15 6:46 pm
MCALESTER, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says three adults and three children are uninjured after escaping a boat that caught fire and sunk.
- Troopers issue tickets on popular cycling route Updated: Jul-09-15 1:20 pm
SAND SPRINGS, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is cracking down on travelers along a popular cyclist route that has been a longtime hotspot in a feud between motorists and the bikers.
- Trooper: Teenage driver kills man, 3-year-old near Anadarko Updated: Jul-09-15 8:41 am
ANADARKO, Oklahoma - Oklahoma troopers say a teenage driver who failed to stop at a stop sign plowed into another vehicle, killing a man and a 3-year-old and critically injuring a 5-year-old.
- Oklahoma attorney general sues EPA over waterway definition Updated: Jul-08-15 6:51 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has filed another lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency, this time over the federal agency's plan to redefine the country's waterways.
- Oklahoma lawmakers file constitutional measure for monument Updated: Jul-06-15 7:07 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A group of Oklahoma lawmakers has filed a constitutional amendment to remove language from the state constitution that the Supreme Court says prohibits a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the state Capitol.
- Trooper: Oklahoma cheerleaders injured in crash after parade Updated: Jul-04-15 3:23 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma troopers say a high school cheerleader is in critical condition following a rollover crash that injured two other girls and two adults who were leaving a Fourth of July parade.
- Ten Commandments decision prompts conservative outcry Updated: Jul-04-15 2:25 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Supreme Court's decision to order a Ten Commandments monument removed from the state Capitol grounds has so angered conservatives in the Legislature that some Republicans are calling for justices to be impeached, while others want to amend the Bill of Rights in the 108-year-old state constitution.