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    Oklahoma City teen accused of threatening to kill police officer

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City teenager is behind bars, accused of plotting an act of terror. Police say the suspect threatened to murder a police officer. That illegal conversation is a violation of the state’s anti-terrorism act. The case apparently came to light because of a confidential call to police. A recent tragedy in New York City where two police officers were gunned down inside their patrol car apparently sparked the crime at SW 44th and May. Rodriguez allegedly […]

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    Tragic accident leaves two Oklahomans dead

    COAL COUNTY, Okla. – Two Oklahomans are dead after a tragic accident. The Coalgate Police Chief told KTEN there was an explosion and fire around 1:30 a.m. Friday at an oil rig near Coalgate. According to Juan Rodriguez with the U.S. Department of Labor, initial reports indicate that during drilling, a fire occurred. Two employees were killed and three others were injured. The Medical Examiner identified the two people killed as 26-year-old Gary Keenen of Ada and 27-year-old Kelsey Bellah of […]

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    Brutally Honest: Is it OK to be naked in front of your kids?

    Editor’s note: Kelly Wallace is CNN’s digital correspondent and editor-at-large covering family, career and life. She is a mom of two girls. Read her other columns and follow her reports at CNN Parents and on Twitter. (CNN) — Let me say at the start that there is no way around the topic of nakedness in front of your children without getting personal and slightly uncomfortable. I’m already feeling somewhat tense as I type this. I joke that the only person […]

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    Golden Globes: The nominees list

    (CNN) — Ready for Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to kill it once again as co-hosts of the Golden Globes? We are, too. But before we get there, there’s a little something called the nominations that we should get out of the way. The ever-glamorous #KateBeckinsale at the #GoldenGlobes nominations — Golden Globe Awards (@goldenglobes) December 11, 2014 On Thursday morning, Kate Beckinsale, Peter Krause, Paula Patton and Jeremy Piven announced the nominees for the 72nd Golden Globe Awards. […]

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    Oklahoma branch of the NAACP organizing statewide ‘Journey for Justice’ march

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma branch of the NAACP is organizing a statewide Journey for Justice march this weekend. “We can keep fighting for Michael, and for all the victims of police brutality and racial profiling,” the Oklahoma branch of the NAACP said in a statement. The march is scheduled for Saturday, November 29 at 1:00 p.m. It will start on the corner of NE 23rd street and Martin Luther King Dr. and end at the Governor’s Mansion in Oklahoma City. […]

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    Gundy and Stoops Among Leaders in Betting Odds to Become Next Gator Coach

    With the University of Florida soon to have a vacancy for their head football coaching position, the rumor mills are already starting up as to who the Gators will get to be their next head coach. Will Muschamp will not return as the Florida head coach, so the list of candidates is already out, and it’s an interesting one. Bovada put out a list of betting odds as to who the next Gators head coach will be, and Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy is […]

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    Man arrested for abuse after police find hand print on child’s face

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A 20-year-old man was arrested after being accused of abusing a child. Officers were called to S.W. Grand Blvd. after receiving a call about an abused child. When police arrived, they saw the little girl. According to the arrest affidavit, the victim “had a hand print on her right cheek with bruising around her eyes. [The victim’s] lip was also swollen and she had bruising under her left eye.” When confronted about the injuries, 20-year-old Ricardo Rodriguez […]

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    Oklahoma Decides: November election results

    Refresh often for updated returns when polls close. GOVERNOR 1,956 of 1,956 Precincts Reporting MARY FALLIN ✓ 55.82% 459,788 JOE DORMAN 41% 337,728 KIMBERLY WILLIS 2.08% 17,143 RICHARD PRAWDZIENSKI 1.1% 9,102   US SENATOR 1,956 of 1,956 Precincts Reporting JIM INHOFE ✓ 68.02% 557,537 MATT SILVERSTEIN 28.54% 233,932 JOAN FARR 1.29% 10,534 RAY WOODS 1.21% 9,890 AARON DeLOZIER 0.95% 7,786   US SENATOR (UNEXP. TERM) 1,956 of 1,956 Precincts Reporting JAMES LANKFORD ✓ 67.87% 556,382 CONNIE JOHNSON 28.97% 237,531 MARK […]

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    Middle school students credited with saving teacher’s life

    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) – Three students at San Fernando Middle School are being credited with helping to save the life of a substitute teacher. Francisco Flores was teaching a seventh-grade health class when he began sweating profusely, slurring his words and putting his hand over his chest. Despite Flores saying he was okay, it was obvious to Vanessa Rodriguez, Maria Chavez and Samantha Rodriguez that something was wrong. “We knew we had to act fast because we didn’t want to […]

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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 private autopsy contradicts the state’s results. The private autopsy results show that he died of asphyxia caused by restricted breathing movement. The family also announced they believe […]

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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 — 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 the ‘purr-fect’ yearbook picture. Draven Rodriguez wanted to pose with his cat in front of a background of laser beams. He’s beam dreaming of this […]