- 4.7 magnitude earthquake among 7 recorded in Oklahoma Updated: Nov-30-15 6:43 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - At least seven earthquakes rattled north-central Oklahoma on Monday, including one felt 300 miles away in Iowa, prompting concern from local residents and policymakers that the state isn't doing enough to curb the quakes that scientists have linked to oil and gas activity.
- Planned Parenthood sues Texas over blocked Medicaid dollars Updated: Nov-23-15 5:48 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Planned Parenthood sued again Monday over efforts by Republican governors to block Medicaid funding to the nation's largest abortion provider, this time against Texas, where the organization says health care access to 13,500 women is on the line.
- Fallin names AG's chief of staff as new labor commissioner Updated: Nov-10-15 6:09 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin appointed the attorney general's chief of staff on Tuesday to serve the rest of the term of Labor Commissioner Mark Costello, who was fatally stabbed in August.
- Board endorses prisons boss despite problematic executions Updated: Nov-07-15 11:43 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The head of Oklahoma's prison system, whose tenure has been marred by problems with three scheduled lethal injections and now a grand jury inquiry into those complications, received a vote of confidence this week from the agency's governing board.
- Oklahoma officials criticize Obama's Keystone decision Updated: Nov-06-15 3:27 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Political leaders and energy officials in Oklahoma are roundly criticizing President Barack Obama's decision to reject a Canadian energy company's application to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
- Pruitt asks Oklahoma Supreme Court to uphold abortion law Updated: Nov-05-15 6:55 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Attorney General Scott Pruitt is asking Oklahoma's highest court to uphold a state law that restricts the use of abortion-inducing drugs.
- Perry called Oklahoma governor amid investigation of surgeon Updated: Nov-04-15 7:02 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - A spokesman for Oklahoma's governor says then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry called in 2013 and asked about a years-long investigation into a Tulsa surgeon who was a Perry donor.
- Widow presses for assistance for mental illness patients Updated: Nov-04-15 2:39 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma - The widow of Oklahoma's slain land commissioner wants a legislative committee to support assisted outpatient treatment for the mentally ill.