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    Blast from the past: New Oklahoma City bar opens with 80s music, arcade games

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Guests will be able to travel back in time to meet their favorite friends from the 1980s at a new downtown arcade bar. “We really just want to keep it true to the 80s,” said Jose Rodriguez, owner of FlashBack RetroPub. “When you come in here, it’s going to be 80s music. So, we’re […]

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    FBI: Perps used fake sweepstakes to cheat elderly out of $695,000

    NEW YORK — An FBI investigation uncovered a sweepstakes scheme that allegedly cheated seven elderly victims out of $695,000, the Justice Department said Tuesday. The U.S. Attorney in Brooklyn charged three people with mail and wire fraud and conspiracy. Prosecutors say the perps told their victims, in calls or letters, to say they had received […]

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    Choctaw police say suspects are stealing credit card numbers from local gas stations

    CHOCTAW, Okla. —  Rene Holbrook had just gotten paid last Friday night when she went to fill her car up with gas at the same station she always uses, the Country Boy gas station at Choctaw Road and S.E. 15th. But her card showed insufficient funds. “It’s Friday.  I just got paid and I don’t even have […]

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    Oklahoma City man accused of kidnapping, assault

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man is in jail after allegedly kidnapping another man. An alleged victim told police that he and Jacob Rodriguez, 34, lived together in a “sober house.” On August 10, Rodriguez had asked the man for a ride to a local casino. But, on the way there, Rodriguez pulled out […]

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    “There’s nothing left,” Emergency crews battle house fire in southwest Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Emergency crews were called to house fire in southwest Oklahoma City on Thursday afternoon. Shortly before 5 p.m., firefighters were called to a home in the 3500 block of S.W. 22nd St. Initial reports indicate the home was engulfed in flames when crews arrived on the scene. Authorities say there was not anyone inside […]

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    Lafayette theater shooter switched license plates, had wigs waiting in hotel

    LAFAYETTE, La. — Before John Houser shot 11 people at a Louisiana movie theater, he switched his car’s license plate and kept wigs in his hotel room with which he apparently intended to disguise himself. Houser stood up in the Lafayette theater where the comedy “Trainwreck” was showing Thursday and fired off one 10-round clip, […]

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    Puerto Rican teachers arrive in Oklahoma to help with Spanish speaking-students

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Fourteen teachers from Puerto Rico arrived at Will Rogers World Airport on Tuesday. They were recruited by the Oklahoma City School District to serve their ever-growing Spanish-speaking population. “Hola! Woo! Bienvenidos, bienvenidos.” You would have thought rock stars were landing at the airport. They’re teachers, but to the OKC School District, they’re […]

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    Choctaw residents calling police about wolf sightings

    CHOCTAW, Okla. — Residents of the Choctaw Creek neighborhood in Choctaw are getting used to seeing her by  now. “Our neighborhood wolf pet out here, yeah,” said Mitchell Melton.  “Not aggressive, but won’t let you go up and pet her.” “My daughter calls her Wolfie,” said Philip Chicoine. Choctaw animal control officer Kenny Grant says […]

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    There are tons of things to do at the Myriad Gardens this summer, here are a few

    There are all kinds of activities for all ages happening in July at the Myriad Botanica Gardens in downtown Oklahoma City. Check them out! KIND Yoga Tuesdays, 5:45-6:45pm Inside the Crystal Bridge or Pavilion, depending on weather M FREE/NM $10 Best for age 16 and up   This is a great, all-levels Vinyasa-style class led […]

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    Pregnant woman stabbed after sexually explicit pictures posted online

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – A pregnant woman is in intensive care after she was allegedly stabbed by the father of her unborn child. “I thought I was going to lose my sister or her baby, probably,” said David Rodriguez Salas. Rodriguez Salas says things got out of control when his sister, Natalie Rodriguez, found sexually […]

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    Caught on camera: Lightning strike narrowly misses police cruiser

    GAUTIER, Miss. — Talk about a close call! A police officer in Gautier, Mississippi was driving in stormy weather when lightning struck the bridge right front of him. According to WLOX, the lightning strike was captured on the dash cam of Sgt. Mark Rodriguez’s patrol car. Rodriguez said he later went back to the spot […]