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    Golden Globe Awards: The winners list

    The 74th Golden Globe Awards were held Sunday. Here’s a look at who was in the running. Winners are indicted with an asterisk (*) and “WINNER”: Movies Best Motion Picture – Drama “Hacksaw Ridge” “Hell or High Water” “Lion” “Manchester by the Sea” “Moonlight” *WINNER Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy “20th Century Women” “Deadpool” “Florence Foster Jenkins” “La La Land” *WINNER “Sing Street” Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama Amy Adams – “Arrival” […]

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    Stray bullet hits Texas legislator in the head at New Year’s celebration

    WESLACO, Texas – A Texas lawmaker is lucky to be alive after an apparently stray bullet hit his head during a New Year’s celebration early Sunday, authorities said. State Rep. Armando “Mando” Martinez, D-Weslaco, said his wife had just given him a kiss shortly after ringing in the new year with family and friends, and the next thing he knew, “it felt like a sledgehammer hit me over the head.” A bullet fragment had just punctured the top of the […]

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    Man arrested for 2015 murder of Oklahoma City man

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police arrested a man for last year’s murder of an Oklahoma City man Around 3:20 a.m. on Oct. 15, 2015, police were called to the 1200 block of N.W. 1st St. on a “trouble unknown” call. When officers arrived, they found the body of a man lying in a driveway. Police say the victim, later identified as Israel Garcia, had obvious signs of trauma. John Rodriguez, 50, told police that he and Garcia had been working to restore […]

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    Woman proposes to girlfriend, but a 3rd woman steals show

    Sometimes it’s the honest, unedited reaction to a moment that gets the greatest applause. Such is the case in a proposal photo now being widely shared. Carlos Jair took several pictures of his sister Jessica Rodriguez proposing to her long-term girlfriend Chelsea Miller at the Art Institute of Chicago last weekend. It was a dressy affair, a knee bent, a ring presented, people cheered—but in looking at his photos later, Jair and his sister noticed one image in particular, which […]

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    Oklahoma homeowners eager to stop mail thief

    OKLAHOMA – Alphonso Rodriguez went, on Monday, to his Oklahoma City house in the 8000 block of N.W. 100th for lunch. “I came home to eat. I always open my blinds, and I sit at the computer and answer email,” Rodriguez said. In the reflection of his computer, Rodriguez saw a car pull up to his neighbor’s mailbox. And, then, it pulled up to his. “And, as soon as I see that, I jump out,” Rodriguez said. Rodriguez ran outside, […]

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    Oklahoma City police searching for man accused of murder after man is found dead in driveway

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for the death of a man who was found lying in a driveway. Around 3:20 a.m. on Oct. 15, police were called to the 1200 block of N.W. 1st St. on a “trouble unknown” call. When officers arrived, they found a deceased man lying in a driveway. Police say the victim, later identified as Israel Garcia, had obvious signs of trauma. John Rodriguez, 50, told police […]

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    Police: Stillwater newspaper carrier confronted by man high on meth with machete

    STILLWATER, Okla. – It was a shocking morning for a newspaper delivery man. He was confronted by a man with a machete while tossing papers on Main Street in Stillwater. It was early Tuesday morning. “We got a call from a local newspaper carrier. As he was delivering papers on Main Street, he saw a guy walking,” said Stillwater Police Department Captain Kyle Gibbs. But, what he did was enough for the newspaper carrier to call for help. “The subject […]

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    Florida man’s mug shot goes viral after arrest for arson, attempted murder

    MIAMI — A man arrested in Miami for arson and attempted murder is getting a lot of attention for his mugshot. Carlos Rodriguez, 31, has a deformed skull as a result of a car crash. According to the Daily Mail, when he was 14 he was driving while on drugs and hit a pole. The crash sent him flying through the windshield and he landed on his head. He was arrested Monday after police said he intentionally set his mattress […]

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    Student jumps fence, comforts 9-year-old cheerleader in tears over military dad’s absence

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – A high school student in Texas is receiving praise after he ran to comfort a young cheerleader who was crying because she missed her dad. According to KABB-TV, fourth grader Addie Rodriguez was performing at a Central Catholic High School football game when she had to do a particularly difficult routine. As part of the cheer, the other cheerleaders in her squad were joined by their fathers, who lifted them onto their shoulders. But, Addie’s father wasn’t […]

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    Graphic: Oklahoma City man arrested for lewd acts with child, manufacturing child pornography

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man was arrested on a series of complaints, including manufacturing child pornography and lewd acts with a child. On March 11, 2016, an Edmond police officer started an undercover investigation into the sharing of child pornography over the internet. During the officer’s investigation, she found an individual who had movie and picture files containing child pornography. On Sept. 23, 2016, after identifying where the suspect lived, investigators served a search warrant at an apartment in the 1400 […]

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    Metro Boy Scout’s Eagle Scout project vandalized in Midwest City

    MIDWEST CITY, Okla. – A metro Boy Scout’s project, which will earn him is Eagle Scout badge, has been vandalized. He spent months gathering materials and building an outside gym for the community to use at Tom Poore Park in Midwest City. Donovan Stanberry is an active 17-year-old who just wants to make a difference. “Thinking about an Eagle project, you have to find something that means something to you,” said Stanberry with Boy Scout Troop 267. He believes in fitness, […]