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    ENTER THE LEARNING TREE SEPTEMBER GIVEAWAY

    Enter Now for your chance to win a $200 Gift Card from Learning Tree, located in Wilshire Village, one block south of Wilshire on North Western. Learning Tree seeks out those toys, games and activities that best match the development milestones of each child’s age from birth to fourteen – and they even have games […]

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    Train your brain to crave healthy food

    (CNN) — It may be possible to rewire your brain so that it wants — craves, even — healthier foods. How? By following a healthy diet. We know, that wasn’t the quick fix to afternoon ice cream binges you were hoping for. But this research could lead to a more sci-fi solution to the obesity […]

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    Enter for a chance to win a family 4 pack of tickets to ‘Day Out With Thomas’.

    Thomas & Friends - Day Out With Thomas - The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014 is coming to OKC. Enter starting August 30th for your chance to win a family 4 pack of tickets. Contest: Aug. 30th-Sept. 20th.

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    Photojournalist

    Position/Title: Photojournalist   Details: POSITION SUMMARY: We are looking for an enthusiastic Photographer to add to our award-winning team. You should be a creative storyteller and a motivated team player a minimum of two years news gathering experience is preferred. This is not a one-man-band position. You will develop stories with a reporter and give […]

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    Oklahoma officials approve $100 million initiative to make railways safer for drivers

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials say more than 2,400 railroad crossings in the state do not have rail crossing guards, which is a problem that is putting drivers at risk. Gov. Mary Fallin and the Oklahoma Department of Transportation want to change that to make it safer for Oklahoma drivers. “Anytime you have a derailment itself, […]

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    The ‘Chairless Chair’, an invisible chair that you can wear

    It’s like a chair that isn’t there, but magically appears whenever you need it. It’s called the Chairless Chair and you wear it on your legs like an exoskeleton: when it’s not activated, you can walk normally or even run. And then, at the touch of a button, it locks into place and you can […]

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    Emergency crews called to reports of a train accident in south OKC

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Emergency crews were called to reports of a train accident in southwest Oklahoma City Friday night. Initial reports indicate a Heartland Flyer train conductor thought they ran into a pedestrian near southwest 15th and Shields. Police say the pedestrian may have been laying between the tracks when the train went over them. According to scanner traffic, the conductor […]

  • Great State: Do You Know What It Is to be Caught In a Wewoka Switch?

    WEWOKA, OKLAHOMA — A picture of the Wewoka train depot now and a picture from 100 years ago look a lot alike except for the number of people. A museum image from the early 20th century shows a crowd on the platform watching Senator William Jennings Bryan deliver a speech from the back of a […]

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    Man found dead near train tracks, police investigating

    EDMOND, Okla. – Edmond police are investigating after a man was found dead along train tracks in Edmond. Police were called to 25th and Broadway Tuesday evening to investigate after a man was fatally struck by a train. Officials say the man was a contract worker whose vehicle was stuck near the train tracks. The man […]

  • Central Oklahoma Humane Society looking for pet heroes

    OKLAHOMA – Do you know any adopted cats or dogs that have done something heroic, such as saving a human’s life or making a difference through community service? If so, Central Oklahoma Humane Society wants to honor and recognize these furry pets at their “Hero Awards,” scheduled for 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 27th at […]

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    Police: OKC man hit by train and then breaks into a car

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man is facing several charges after he was hit by a train last week. On Friday, officers searched for a victim after a train conductor said he believe he hit someone near Southeast 44th  Street and Lindsay. A few hours later, police arrested Nicholas Givens, 34, after he was allegedly […]