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    OKC residents to get rid of big junk during Free Landfill Day!

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City residents can get rid of big junk at no cost and without waiting for Bulk Waste Day. Free Landfill Day is from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Today, Sept. 13, at participating landfills: Oklahoma City Landfill – 7001 S. Bryant Oklahoma Landfill – 7600 SW 15 Northeast Landfill – 2601 N Midwest Boulevard, Spencer, Okla. (construction and demolition materials only) East Oak Landfill – 3201 Mosley Rd. Each residential household may drop off one load […]

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    Officials warn metro drivers could run into traffic delays

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Department of Transportation is warning Oklahoma City drivers that they could experience some unexpected traffic delays due to the Oklahoma State Fair, ongoing street projects. Officials say drivers need to be aware of increased traffic in the area of I-44 at N.W. 10th St. and I-40 at May Ave. due to the Oklahoma State Fair, September 11- 21. Motorists are urged allow extra time and expect delays. The projects below are weather permitting: I-35 on-ramp […]

  • Essentials your need to start your fall gardening

    OKLAHOMA CITY – For some gardener’s, the anticipation for fall is in full effect. Today on 4 Your Garden, Linda Vater stopped by to talk about what essentials you need to start your fall gardening. Vater suggests gardeners grab a good pair of muck boots, a leaf scooper, some gloves, and a shower curtain. Watch the video and see why Vater suggests having these items on hand. For more information, visit Linda Vater’s blog.

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    Fair Guide: What to eat, where to park, what to see at State Fair

    OKLAHOMA CITY- Oklahomans rejoice! Cooler weather is making its way into the Sooner State and the 2014 Great Oklahoma State Fair is upon us! The Oklahoma State Fair takes place at State Fair Park just off I-44, northeast of the I-40 & I-44 intersection. From I-44, take the NW 10th Street exit east and turn right at the 1st stoplight into State Fair Park. Here are the tools you will need to easily navigate the fair grounds. See where your favorite […]

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    New: Facebook offers family $10k for calling photo of young heart patient ‘scary, gory’

    Facebook tries to make up for what many call an insensitive move. The social media site rejected a $20 ad from Kevin Bond, saying it didn’t meet its guidelines. The picture was of his two-month-old son in a hospital bed, which a Facebook email described as “scary, gory or sensational.” The ad was about his son Hudson, who needs a new heart. After a media frenzy, Facebook has offered bond $10,000 worth of ad money, and an apology. “It’s kind of […]

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    Report: Oklahoma nursing homes receive failing grade

    OKLAHOMA – A recent report by an advocacy group called “Families For Better Care” gave Oklahoma nursing homes a failing grade. In the report, Oklahoma scored an F. The author of the report went as far as to say that nursing home residents are living “in dangerous conditions.” The author followed that statement by saying “State with failing or below average grade must take immediate and decisive action to keep their elderly safe…” Oklahoma ranked 49 out of 51 states […]

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    Authorities make horrific discovery inside vermin-infested home

    MASSACHUSETTS – Investigators found the remains of three infants inside a squalid, vermin-infested home in Blackstone, Massachusetts. This comes two-weeks after child welfare workers removed four children from the home. Inside a condemned house of squalor was a disturbing discovery. “The remnants of three infants have been found in the residence,” Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. said. Investigators didn’t say if the babies were full term or how they died. But police tell us four other children, ages […]

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    This fashionable pig will make you rethink your wardrobe

    Priscilla the pig is making people rethink their wardrobe. This fashionable piggy and her brother Poppleton are always dressed and ready to go! The cute little pigs are dressed and styled by their owner. As you can see, Priscilla loves to wear the color pink. Priscilla’s brother, on the other hand, has his own style. Put the two of them together and they will melt your heart. Move over Miss Piggy, these two stylish pigs have taken the spotlight. You […]

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    Zeus, the world’s tallest dog dies at age 5

    Otsego, MI (WXMI) – The Doorlag family in Otsego is mourning the loss of their dog Zeus, who passed away last week. The giant Great Dane was officially named the “world’s tallest dog” by the Guinness Book of World Records in 2012. Zeus was more than seven feet tall when he stood on his hind legs. He weighed about 155 pounds and was the size of the average donkey. The family tells FOX 17 Zeus was a “great dog” that […]

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    Busted: Man’s accidental butt dial leads to his arrest

    Police say a man in Tennessee pocket-dialed the police. That call led to his arrest on drug charges. Chief Michael Hay of the Mt. Pleasant Police said “We have 911 calls that lead to arrests all the time but not an accidental one.” The call that went to 911 Friday night started out like any other call to a police dispatcher, but when no one answered, the operator didn’t hang up. Instead, she stayed on the line listening to a […]

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    Cuteness overload: Photographer’s photos prove that dogs are even cuter underwater

    Photographer Seth Casteel’s photos have become a viral hit! Casteel’s photos went viral a few years ago when he started capturing man’s best friend frolicking underwater. As a result, Casteel’s photos will be featured in a new book, Underwater Puppies.  The book is expected to come out on September 16. To purchase the book, visit www.bn.com or www.indiebound.org.