Frontier City roller coaster shut down during investigation into malfunction

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A Frontier City roller coaster temporarily shut down while investigators determine what caused the ride to malfunction. Wednesday afternoon, the Silver Bullet at Frontier City stalled about 100 feet from the ground. The back half of the cars were able to be evacuated. However, about eight other passengers were stuck on the ride while […]

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    8 riders safe after being stuck on roller coaster at Frontier City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Emergency crews were called to reports of people stuck on a roller coaster Wednesday afternoon at Frontier City. crews responding to frontier city on people stuck on a rollercoaster. — Oklahoma City Fire (@OKCFD) June 29, 2016 Several passengers were led off the ride by park personnel, but those in the front cars proved to […]

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    “It’s been such a long time coming,” Dick’s employees head to Rio for Paralympics

    OKLAHOMA – “I qualified a couple of months ago, and I still get goosebumps when people say it to me, because it’s been such a long time coming,” said Paralympic athlete Kelly Allen. “I’ve been training for four years.” It was a chance meeting in Germany when Allen met an Oklahoman. “I was training by myself, […]

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    Police in UK arrest 3 after racist outburst on tram

    Police in Manchester, England arrested two young men and a teenager in connection with an apparent hate incident on a tram Tuesday. Video of the incident, which shows several men taunting a male commuter who appears to be of mixed race, quickly drew outrage after being posted online. The incident occurred about 7.40 a.m. local […]

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    Train collision in Texas panhandle sends at least one to hospital

      PANHANDLE, Texas– At least one person has been taken to the hospital after two trains hit head-on Tuesday morning in Panhandle, Texas. Officials are evacuating the east side of the town. BNSF confirms two of its trains hit head-on Tuesday morning. One employee was take to the hospital while rescue efforts are underway for […]

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    4-year-old girl is only survivor of crash that killed her family

    LAS ANIMAS COUNTY, Colo. – A 4-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a car accident that claimed the lives of her immediate family. Family members told KRDO that Steve Miller, his wife Christina and their four daughters were heading to church when their van was hit by an Amtrak train. “Their family was pretty […]

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    AAA Oklahoma expects record number of holiday travelers

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials with AAA Oklahoma are predicting a record number of travelers in the state over the Independence Day weekend. AAA says 558,400 Oklahomans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend, which is up 1 percent from last year’s numbers. About 86 percent of the travelers will drive, 12 percent will fly and the […]

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    Three former Sooner gymnasts named to Olympic team

    OKLAHOMA – Three former Sooner gymnasts have earned a place on Team U.S.A. to compete at the 2016 Olympic games in Rio. Chris Brooks, Jake Dalton and Alex Naddour were all selected to the five-man squad after trials came to a close on Saturday night. Including the 2012 Games in London, five of the last […]

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    Moody’s awards Oklahoma County impressive credit review

    OKLAHOMA COUNTY – In the midst of a budget crisis, Oklahoma County received some good news. Oklahoma County Treasurer Butch Freeman is positively giddy over Moody’s recent review of the financial state of the county’s credit. Moody’s has updated the credit report for Oklahoma’s largest county, and the report is glowing. The five-page report notes […]

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    Everything coming and going on Netflix in July

    Get ready to climb into the DeLorean – Netflix is going Back to the Future! All three films will hit the service at 88 mph in July. More 80s films also arrive on July 1 when Beverly Hills Cop 1 and 2 and all of the Lethal Weapon movies appear. Speaking of time travel, Star […]

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    China: Bank employees publicly spanked for poor performance

    BEIJING – Eight employees of a rural bank in China have been publicly spanked for poor performance. A cellphone video of a man with a wooden stick spanking each employee four times on a stage has been widely shared on Weibo, China’s version of Twitter, since Sunday. One of the hits threw a woman off […]