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Ashton came to Fox 13 in 2014 from KSTU’s sister station KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City. Utah is now her home but she will always be an Oklahoman at heart. Boomer Sooner!

Recent Articles
  • Robbery suspect still on the loose after shooting man in stomach

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An early morning shooting in Oklahoma City leaves one man in critical condition and the gunman is still on the loose. The victim claimed he was robbed before being shot in the stomach near N.W. 9th St. and Indiana. The victim first stumbled to a vacant home before going next door and getting help. Several neighbors reported hearing the gunfire early Wednesday. “I heard two rapid gunshots and I said, ‘Somebody got it,” said neighbor Bill Williams. […]

  • Mayor caught putting bag of dog poop on California neighbor’s property

    SAN MARINO, Cali. – The mayor of an affluent Southern California city is in the proverbial dog house after he is caught leaving a bag of what appears to be dog poop on his neighbor’s property. The act was caught on security cameras. The video shows San Marino Mayor Dennis Kneier and his wife walking down the sidewalk as the mayor throws a plastic bag of something on the walkway of a home. The homeowner says it was dog feces […]

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    Should students have been suspended for wearing these shirts to school?

    UNION CITY, Mich. – A simple t-shirt is the reason some Michigan high school students have been suspended. WXMI reported Union City High School’s class of 2015 t-shirts read “The girls are hot. The boys are fine. We’re the class of 6 + 9.” “Our class is like the joking class, so we wanted it to be funny and represent us,” student Mickaylah Brigg said. However, school administrators don’t think it’s funny. Administrators told students the shirts had “potential sexual innuendo,” according […]

  • Video: Why you don’t bring a bike to a car fight; bikers attack drivers, cars get revenge

    This is why you don’t bring a bike to a car fight. This YouTube video posted by “motorbikes” shows a few aggressive bikers looking for a fight. Here they picked the wrong drivers to attack. After a minute of antics, one biker tries to get into a driver’s car. That driver wasn’t having it. The white car speeds off but it doesn’t end there. In the video the white car throws it in reverse and slams into the biker. That […]

  • ‘Real Dads’ ad will make you cry, unless you don’t love your father

    This commercial will make you feel all warm and fuzzy inside whether you are a dad or not. If it doesn’t, you just don’t love your father. Dove is saluting dads this Father’s Day with a nod to “Real Dads.” The company is asking for your #RealDadMoments. Dove posted on YouTube, “Three quarters of dads say they are responsible for their child’s emotional well-being, while only 20% of dads see this role reflected in media. It’s time to acknowledge the caring […]

  • Get the tissues; soldier surprises family on live TV just in time for Father’s Day

    NEW YORK – Deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, Staff Sgt. Phillip Lovato missed out on the births of his youngest children. As part of NBC’s “Modern Dads” series, TODAY surprised the soldier and his family with a heartwarming reunion. MORE: See the family’s story on  

  • This teacher’s invention could save your child’s life in school shooting

    MUSCATINE, Iowa – It’s the last thing a teacher wants to have to think about; what to do in case a shooter is in the school. Mass shootings like the one at Sandy Hook Elementary and the most recent, a shooting at an Oregon high school Tuesday, inspired some Iowa middle school teachers to invent a device that just might save your child’s life. “The Sleeve” is a 12-gauge carbon steel case that fits around the door’s closer arm, securing the […]

  • What serious effects this landmark teacher tenure ruling could have on your school

    LOS ANGELES – A California judge ruled as unconstitutional Tuesday the state’s teacher tenure, dismissal and layoff laws, saying they keep bad teachers in the classroom and force out promising good ones. Poor and minority students are especially hurt by the laws because “grossly ineffective teachers” more often work in their schools, Los Angeles County Judge Rolf M. Treu said. The ruling was hailed by the nation’s top education chief as bringing to California — and possibly the nation — […]

  • RADAR: Follow possible severe storms on live radar

    Follow the storms on live radar here. Also, download our Go4It app (iPhone, iPad, Android) and 4WarnMe app for live mobile radar 24 hours a day.

  • Hilarious! Fluffy dog takes on leaf blower

    We have seen dogs do a lot of funny, cute and strange things. And this video may be the best of all three. The dog owner who goes my “Moop” on “YouTube posted this hilarious video of the dog just being a dog. We promise, it’s not as scary as it looks.

  • Oklahoma state rep. wants to bring back electric chair, firing squad, hanging

    OKLAHOMA CITY – One state representative is looking at other options for the death penalty while the state continues to investigate Clayton Lockett’s botched execution back in April. Oklahoma City Republican Mike Christian says he’s planning a legislative study on expanding our state’s execution law to include other forms of execution. The other options include bringing back the electric chair, the firing squad and hanging. Christian is a former Oklahoma Highway Patrolman. He says he believes the firing squad would […]