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  • Matt Salmon, (R-AZ), is the Republican representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district.

    Congressman allegedly frightens elementary school kids with talk of suicide bombers

    ARIZONA — It started out as a visit from the local congressman to talk to elementary school kids about how a bill becomes a law, but after the conversation turned to school-age suicide bombers, Arizona Rep. Matt Salmon had to explain himself to upset parents. Salmon frightened some second- and third-grade children at the San […]

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    How a 15-year-old changed his life, lost 165 pounds in one year

    Adam Park considers himself lucky. He weighed 315 pounds at 15-years-old, but didn’t run into trouble with bullies or pressure from family and friends. But he knew that he was not living the life of most teenagers. He didn’t go swimming or sleep at friends’ houses. He wouldn’t get on rides at the fair, feeling […]

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    Wine tour apologizes for kicking ‘boisterous’ book club off train

    NAPA VALLEY, Cali. — The top executive of Napa Valley Wine Train apologized to members of a book club who said they were humiliated when staff booted them from the luxury rail car for disturbing passengers with their laughter. “The Napa Valley Wine Train was 100% wrong in its handling of this issue,” CEO Anthony […]

  • Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone and Alek Skarlatos were aboard a high-speed train en route to Paris from Amsterdam on Friday, August 21, 2015 when a gunman opened fire. Along with two others -- a French national and a Briton -- they charged, tackled and subdued him, officials said. Photo of Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, and Spencer Stone.

    “He was ready to fight to the end. So were we,” Americans discuss train attack in France

    PARIS, France – A group of childhood friends were honored for their heroic actions on Monday, which likely saved lives. Just three days after subduing a gunman aboard a train that was headed to Paris, Americans Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone and Alek Skarlatos received the Legion of Honor, France’s highest recognition. The friends, who met […]

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    Man who rescued woman from being sexually assaulted receives heartwarming thank you

    NEW YORK – A man who sprang into action and rescued a women being sexually assaulted is now receiving a heartwarming thank you from a group of New York women. Maurice Osborne, 37, was riding on a subway train earlier this week when he heard a woman screaming. “As soon as she said that he […]

  • Officials say a train hit a pedestrian around 2:30 a.m. near Grand and S. Shields.

    Close call for pedestrian who was hit by train in south Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It was a close call for a person who was hit by a train overnight. Officials say a train hit a pedestrian around 2:30 a.m. Saturday near Grand and S. Shields. Emergency crews arrived on scene and found a patient with a severe foot injury. While assessing the patient, emergency crews realized […]

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    ‘Get him!’ Heroes talk about tackling gunman on train to Paris

    The struggle was brief, bloody and chaotic. The high-speed train was zipping from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday when a shirtless man emerged from the bathroom — a rifle slung over his shoulder, witnesses said. A French passenger and three Americans — a civilian, an Air Force member and a National Guard member — jumped […]

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    Official: Two U.S. Marines stop terrorist attack on train in France

    ARRAS, France – Two U.S. Marines are being credited with stopping a gunman from attacking civilians on a train from Amsterdam to Paris. Authorities say a gunman was about to launch an attack on a busy train when he was confronted by two Marines. Counter terrorism officials say the gunman fired on them with a handgun, […]

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    Day Out with Thomas 2015 – The Celebration Tour Ticket Giveaway!

    Thomas & Friends – Day Out With Thomas 2015: The Celebration Tour is coming to Oklahoma City and you could win tickets for your family! Day Out With Thomas is a family event that offers aspiring engineers and their families the unique opportunity to take a ride with the classic storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine […]

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    ‘It was a hell storm up here’: 3 firefighters die in Washington wildfire

    WASHINGTON — The wildfire scorching a rural county in Washington was unpredictable and fast, an inferno that was hard to dodge. Three firefighters who set out to begin the battle against it on Wednesday fell victim to bad luck and died in the flames. “It was a hell storm up here,” Okanogan County Sheriff Frank […]

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    Oklahoma government email domains linked to cheating website Ashley Madison

    OKLAHOMA — The cheating website Ashley Madison’s reported hack revealed some Oklahoma government emails. So far, there have been 21 emails linked to OKC.gov accounts and four linked to OK.gov. Ashley Madison is a dating website that helps married people cheat. The alleged hackers threatened to release information about millions of customers last month if they […]