- Oklahoma court: Ten Commandments monument must come down Updated: Jun-30-15 2:18 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A Ten Commandments monument on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds is a religious symbol and must be removed because it violates the state's constitutional ban on using public property to benefit a religion, the Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday.
- Collection of recent editorials from Oklahoma newspapers Updated: Jun-30-15 11:20 am
A collection of recent editorials from Oklahoma newspapers:
- After ruling, Oklahoma prepared to carry out 3 executions Updated: Jun-29-15 3:56 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma's attorney general requested execution dates for three death row inmates Monday, just hours after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of one of the drugs the state uses in its lethal injection protocol.
- Stillwater man killed in head-on collision near Perkins Updated: Jun-29-15 8:29 am
PERKINS, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old Stillwater man has died of injuries suffered in a head-on collision on State Highway 33 near Perkins.
- Charges in Oklahoma bus crash that killed softball players Updated: Jun-26-15 6:27 pm
A truck driver whose semitrailer crashed into a bus in Oklahoma and killed four members of the North Central Texas College softball team has been charged with four counts of first-degree manslaughter.
- Highway Patrol releases more video of fatal shooting Updated: Jun-25-15 9:08 pm
OKMULGEE, Oklahoma - Additional video has been released from the scene where an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper fatally shot a Tulsa-area pastor while trying to get the man and his brother out of floodwaters last month.
- Oklahoma Republicans bemoan Supreme court health care ruling Updated: Jun-25-15 7:01 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma's ruling Republicans bemoaned the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to allow the federal tax subsidies in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, but some of the nearly 90,000 Oklahomans who receive the subsidies to make health insurance more affordable welcomed the ruling.
- Oklahoma transportation officials plan interstate repairs Updated: Jun-25-15 7:59 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma transportation officials estimate that up to 20,000 tons of fallen rock will have to be removed in order to fully reopen one of the state's busiest thoroughfares.
- Another round of rain, storms forecast in Oklahoma, Arkansas Updated: Jun-24-15 8:17 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Officials in waterlogged Oklahoma and Arkansas, where recent downpours have flooded roads, caused a rock slide and forced the evacuation of a small town, are bracing for more rain from a storm expected this week.
- Top Oklahoma GOP official resigns after controversy Updated: Jun-24-15 7:29 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A top official of the Oklahoma Republican Party who pleaded guilty three years ago to a domestic violence charge has resigned after Gov. Mary Fallin threw her support behind ousting him, the state GOP chairman confirmed Wednesday.
- Gov. Fallin adds 26 counties to list seeking disaster aid Updated: Jun-23-15 3:36 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin and the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management are asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency for individual disaster assistance in 26 more counties because of tornadoes and flooding that began May 5.
- Transportation officials close Oklahoma-Texas border bridge Updated: Jun-21-15 3:13 pm
DURANT, Oklahoma - Transportation officials have reopened part of a highway connecting Oklahoma and Texas that was closed because of high water along the Red River.
- 2 Oklahoma nursing home caretakers plead guilty of crimes Updated: Jun-20-15 3:22 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Two women have pleaded guilty in separate cases handled by an Oklahoma attorney general's office unit that investigates improper and illegal acts inside facilities accepting Medicaid funds to care for the elderly, disabled and people with special needs.
- Okla. AG hosting annual Oklahoma Victim Assistance Academy Updated: Jun-19-15 3:26 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Attorney General Scott Pruitt is hosting the annual Oklahoma Victim Assistance Academy at the University of Central Oklahoma.
- Pruitt taps former GOP lawmaker as top assistant Updated: Jun-18-15 6:49 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has hired a former Republican legislator and secretary of state as his top assistant.
- AG: Former children's counselor pleads guilty to 11 counts Updated: Jun-18-15 4:23 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A former children's counselor has pleaded guilty to 11 counts of Medicaid fraud.
- Former Oklahoma speaker to head national GOP group Updated: Jun-17-15 11:42 am
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Former Oklahoma Speaker of the House T.W. Shannon has been named chairman of a national Republican group seeking to recruit and train GOP candidates from more diverse communities and backgrounds.
- Libertarians, Green Party seek access to Oklahoma ballot Updated: Jun-15-15 7:03 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Libertarian and Green parties announced plans Monday to launch signature drives to have their parties and candidates officially recognized in Oklahoma.
- Wanette woman killed in 2-vehicle collision near Ada Updated: Jun-15-15 10:52 am
ADA, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Wanette woman has been killed in a two-vehicle collision in Pontotoc County.
- Weatherford man killed in Custer County crash Updated: Jun-14-15 6:15 pm
WEATHERFORD, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Weatherford man was killed when he was impaled by a metal fence pipe in a single-vehicle crash near in Custer County.
- 2 teens drown while swimming in rock quarry pond near Cyril Updated: Jun-13-15 2:56 pm
CYRIL, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two teenagers from Chickasha have drowned while swimming in a pond in a rock quarry near Cyril.
- Oklahoma Creeks oppose Alabama Indian gambling compact Updated: Jun-12-15 8:37 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Oklahoma Creeks, upset over an Alabama's tribe's casino development on what they said is sacred ancestral ground, this month asked Gov. Robert Bentley to reject calls for a gambling compact with the tribe.
- Mannsville woman killed in single-vehicle crash near Madill Updated: Jun-12-15 7:04 pm
MADILL, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Mannsville woman has been killed in a single-vehicle crash near Madill in Marshall County.
- Trooper: Oklahoma man killed by falling stop sign Updated: Jun-12-15 8:46 am
WESTPORT, Oklahoma - Oklahoma authorities say a pedestrian has died after a stop sign fell off of a dump truck and struck him in the neck.
- Semitrailer crash releases cattle along Oklahoma interstate Updated: Jun-11-15 8:13 am
McLOUD, Oklahoma - Oklahoma troopers are warning motorists in Pottawatomie County to watch for wandering bovines after a semitrailer wreck freed some cows and shut down an interstate.