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    New evidence announced in Moore movie theater death, private autopsy contradicts state results

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The family of Luis Rodriguez held a press conference Tuesday regarding new evidence discovered in the case. The Rodriguez family announced they had a private autopsy conducted for Luis. According to the report from the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner’s Office, Luis Rodriguez died from “cardiac arrhythmia due to physical restraint.” The Rodriguez family says the […]

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    Student’s dream comes true of taking the ‘purr-fect’ yearbook picture

    Student Fulfills Dream of Taking Yearbook Photo With His Cat http://t.co/PlyJR0IDbC pic.twitter.com/3GsTwKC3fp — Mashable (@mashable) September 12, 2014 When students take their pictures for the school yearbook, you expect to see a lot of faces in pretty much the same pose. According to The Daily Gazette, one New York high school senior wanted to take […]

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    Oklahoma couple accused of murdering 4-year-old child

    TURPIN, Okla. – A mother and her boyfriend are in jail for the death of her 4-year-old son, according to officials. Authorities say Noel Vargas-Diaz died from child abuse. The boy lived in Turpin, Oklahoma – right outside of Liberal. Details from authorities show this may be a case of long-term and severe abuse. The […]

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    Police: 13-year-old shot to death in home, could be case of mistaken identity

    CARROLLTON, Ga. – A 17-year-old faces charges in connection with the death of a 13-year-old boy. Police say Nizzear Rodriguez was shot to death while he slept in his bedroom in his family’s apartment on Sunday morning. Officers believe the shooting was possibly a case of mistaken identity. “No enemies, you know, everybody liked the […]

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    Woman claims she was held captive, tortured by neighbor

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A woman in Corpus Christi says she was held captive and tortured by a neighbor for hours. “She walked over and went bam, bam with her cigarette like three times in a row. Right here, on this part of my face,” said Christina Rohm. Rohm says she was burned on her […]

  • Love letters delivered after 70 years

    CHICAGO, Ill. – Love letters sent by a navy man to a girl back home didn’t arrive for a very long time. Now, nearly 70 years after they were sent, the letters have finally reached the woman they were intended for. Dorothy Bartos Carlberg is an 85-year-old dementia patient  and has lived a full life. Martha Rodriguez […]

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    American woman infected with Ebola heads back to U.S.

    ATLANTA (CNN) — While international health workers scramble to contain the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, an American woman infected with the virus is on her way back to the United States. Missionary Nancy Writebol boarded a specially-equipped air ambulance Tuesday morning and headed from from Liberia to Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Georgia. Once […]

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    3 men arrested after police discover over 3,000 pounds of marijuana

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities arrested three men after they discovered 3,300 pounds of marijuana. Officials say federal agents arrested Manuel Barron-Hernandez, 40, Juan Carlos Salinas, 19, and Roberto Olivas-Chavez, 31, and charged them with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute over 3,300 pounds of marijuana. A fourth man, Jesus Rodriguez-Contreras, 40, was also charged in a […]

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    New: Family responds to D.A. decision not to charge Moore officers connected to Warren Theatre death

    UPDATE: 6/27/14- The family of the man who died while in police custody releases a statement after the District Attorney decides not to file any charges in the case. Here is the full statement. “The family and estate for Luis Rodriguez are deeply grieved by the decision of Greg Mashburn and the District Attorney’s Office […]

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    Oklahoma Decides: 2014 primary election results

    Oklahomans voted in the 2014 primary elections. Refresh often. These are unofficial until certified by the Oklahoma State Board of Elections. GOVERNOR (R) 1,956 of 1,956 Precincts Reporting MARY FALLIN ✓ 75.52% 199,907 CHAD MOODY 15.41% 40,804 DAX EWBANK 9.07% 23,999   US SENATOR UNEXP. TERM (D) 1,956 of 1,956 Precincts Reporting CONNIE JOHNSON 43.84% […]

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    Election: Everything you need to know about Tuesday’s primary

    OKLAHOMA CITY – On Tuesday, voters across the state will head to the polls for the statewide primary on several important positions. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 24. To find your polling location, visit the election board’s website. Voters will decide the following: United States Senator: Democrat- […]