- Oklahoma Medicaid agency ending Planned Parenthood contracts Updated: May-04-16 6:30 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma is ending its contracts with two Planned Parenthood organizations that provide health services to thousands of mostly low-income women and families, the head of the state's Medicaid agency said Wednesday.
- Oklahoma House panel OKs open carry without permit, training Updated: May-04-16 3:42 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma residents age 21 and up could openly carry guns without a license, training or background checks under legislation that a House committee gave preliminary approval to on Wednesday.
- NBA: 5 incorrect non-calls at end of Spurs-Thunder game Updated: May-03-16 4:41 pm
NEW YORK - The NBA said Tuesday there were five incorrect non-calls on the wild final sequence in San Antonio, including a foul on Oklahoma City's Dion Waiters that referees earlier had already acknowledged they missed.
- Oklahoma's $81M project to widen, build bridges on highway Updated: May-03-16 2:52 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Transportation Commission has approved an $81 million construction project that promises to widen Interstate 235 and rebuild three bridges that span the highway.
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- Oklahoma candidate's car stolen while campaigning at homes Updated: May-03-16 9:58 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - A state Legislature candidate says his car was stolen while he campaigned door-to-door in a residential area in Oklahoma City.
- Thunder hold on beat Spurs 98-97, even series at 1-1 Updated: May-03-16 2:06 am
SAN ANTONIO - The Oklahoma City Thunder nearly gave the game away in a wild final sequence that referees acknowledge should have been blown dead before it started.
- Cancer patient sues insurer over proton therapy treatments Updated: May-02-16 2:51 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A prostate cancer patient and a cancer treatment provider are suing an Oklahoma health insurer for allegedly refusing to cover proton radiation therapy.
- Oklahoma City still embarrassed by lopsided loss Updated: May-01-16 7:46 pm
- Oklahoma utility proposes major bill changes in rate case Updated: May-01-16 12:40 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Billing changes proposed in a rate case filed by Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. could double the standard residential customer charge and lower winter electricity prices.
- Magnitude 3.5 earthquake rattles parts of northern Oklahoma Updated: May-01-16 10:17 am
FAIRVIEW, Oklahoma - An earthquake has shaken parts of northern Oklahoma.
- 1 killed in head-on crash on Interstate 35 in Oklahoma City Updated: Apr-30-16 1:29 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma City man was killed and two people were injured in a head-on collision on an Interstate 35 on-ramp in Oklahoma City.
- State inmates to no longer be sent to Oklahoma County jail Updated: Apr-30-16 12:51 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Department of Corrections will stop sending state inmates to the Oklahoma County jail.
- Tornado damages buildings in East Texas Updated: Apr-29-16 9:05 pm
DALLAS - A tornado in East Texas caused severe damage and left some people injured Friday evening, as storms snaked their way across northern and eastern Texas and southern Oklahoma.
- The Latest: East Texas struck by tornadoes Updated: Apr-29-16 8:54 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - The Latest on severe weather in the central U.S. (all times local):
- Oklahoma Medicaid cuts to limit mental health care access Updated: Apr-29-16 3:31 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Health Care Authority board has approved cuts that could potentially trim care for thousands of low-income residents with mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
- Oklahoma governor signs civil asset forfeiture legislation Updated: Apr-28-16 3:27 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahomans whose assets are unjustly seized through the civil asset forfeiture process can recover their attorney fees under a new state law.
- Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon pleads guilty to DUI charge Updated: Apr-28-16 3:16 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of driving under the influence in Oklahoma.
- Woman dead in Oklahoma City stabbing, suspect in custody Updated: Apr-28-16 2:08 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police say a woman is dead and another is in custody following a stabbing.
- Oklahoma City man sues utility after natural gas explosion Updated: Apr-28-16 11:20 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - A man has filed a lawsuit claiming negligence against Oklahoma Natural Gas after he suffered serious burns from a January natural gas explosion that destroyed dozens of homes in northwest Oklahoma City.
- Senate Republicans pick Altus farmer as pro tem-designee Updated: Apr-27-16 6:33 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Senate Republicans on Wednesday selected a 10-year veteran senator and cotton farmer from Altus as their choice to lead the Senate next year.
- Oklahoma college presidents warn lawmakers about dire budget Updated: Apr-27-16 6:07 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - College and university presidents from across Oklahoma urged lawmakers Wednesday to ease cuts to higher education as the state grapples with a $1.3 billion hole in next fiscal year's budget.
- Okla. senators thank Garland for bombing work, oppose vote Updated: Apr-27-16 5:45 pm
WASHINGTON - Oklahoma Republican Sens. Jim Inhofe and James Lankford say they have thanked Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland for his lead role investigating the 1995 bombing at the federal building in Oklahoma City.
- New coach Brooks: Focus is on Wizards players, not Durant Updated: Apr-27-16 4:58 pm
WASHINGTON - New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was surprised it took so long to get the question. Almost 15 minutes into his introductory news conference he was asked, "Let's get this out of the way: Are you going to bring Kevin Durant here?"
- Priest convicted in California removed from Lawton post Updated: Apr-27-16 3:24 pm
LAWTON, Oklahoma - A priest who pleaded guilty in 2012 to misdemeanor assault and battery in California has been removed from several Catholic churches in southwest Oklahoma.