Oklahoma

Prosecutors say Jeremy Lee Sappington shot Verna Sarten in the head then tried to set fire to the house. (Getty Images)

Police: Oklahoma Man Killed Aunt To End Sexual Relationship

Prosecutors say Jeremy Lee Sappington shot Verna Sarten in the head then tried to set fire to the house.

03/15/2014

Oklahoma authorities say they rescued a man from a sewer system who claimed he was trying to find his lost $20 bill. (Getty Images)

Oklahoma Man Falls Into Sewer Trying To Recover $20 Bill

Authorities say the man was dazed and confused after spending two days underground.

03/08/2014

File photo of a restaurant. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Okla. Bill That Allows Business Owners To Refuse Service To Gays Over Religious Beliefs To Be Rewritten

An Oklahoma bill that would allow business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to refuse service to gays will be rewritten and likely won’t be considered in its current form this legislative session, the measure’s House author said Tuesday.

02/26/2014

File photo of a calculator and budget documents. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Oklahoma Human Services Director Seeks $33 Million

The director of Oklahoma’s Department of Human Services is asking lawmakers to appropriate almost $33 million in state tax dollars to operate the agency through the end of June.

02/24/2014

Authorities say an Oklahoma 17-year-old pretended to be a Walmart employee to scam 3 stores. (Getty Images)

Police: Teen Tricked Oklahoma Walmart Managers Out Of Nearly $30,000

Authorities say the 17-year-old boy used his old uniform and some acting skills to pull off the scams at 3 stores.

02/08/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Okla. Lawmaker Calls For 10-Year Minimum Prison Sentence For ‘Knockout Game’ Assaults

One Oklahoma lawmaker is hoping to curb potential “knockout games” by increasing criminal penalties for anyone who partakes in it.

11/27/2013

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

No. 5 Baylor Proves They Belong With Rout Of No. 12 Oklahoma

The Bears’ largely overshadowed defense limited Oklahoma (7-2, 4-2) to a season-low 237 total yards. The Sooners were held in check until Baylor finally got a little traction, scoring two touchdowns in the final minute of the first half.

11/08/2013

(Photo Credit: Cooper Neill/Getty Images)

PREVIEW: Baylor’s Tough Closing Stretch Starts With Sooners

Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty knows people will remember November. And he can’t wait.

SportsRadio 610–11/06/2013

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

An Oklahoma Muslim leader says he's been banned from speaking at a police training event. (Getty Images)

Oklahoma Muslim Leader Says He’s Banned From Police Seminar

The head of a Muslim advocacy group in Oklahoma said he has been banned from attending a police training seminar at the state Capitol that the group says includes speakers who have engaged in anti-Muslim rhetoric.

11/01/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 26,149 other followers