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  • 2 killed and 14 others injured in Kentucky high school shooting

    Another high school has turned into a scene of carnage, this time in western Kentucky. Fourteen people were wounded, two of them fatally, after a shooter opened fire Tuesday morning at Marshall County High School, Gov. Matt Bevin said at a news conference. Another five people sustained other injuries. A 15-year-old male student was arrested at the scene and will be charged with murder and attempted murder, Bevin said. The slain victims were a boy and a girl, both 15 […]

  • Recovery mission underway as officials continue search for 5 missing workers in drilling rig explosion

    QUINTON, Okla. – Officials are still searching for five workers who have not been accounted for since a drilling rig exploded in Pittsburg County. Around 9 a.m. Monday, emergency crews were called to an explosion at a well site about four miles southwest of Quinton. Authorities say there were 22 workers on the well site, which was being drilled by Houston-based Patterson-UTI Energy. A total of 17 workers were able to escape the explosion and ensuing fire. One person was […]

  • Officials identify missing workers in Pittsburg County drilling rig explosion

    QUINTON, Okla. – We are learning more about an explosion at a drilling rig in Pittsburg County that injured one and left five workers unaccounted for. Around 9 a.m. Monday, emergency crews were called to an explosion at a well site about four miles southwest of Quinton. Authorities say there were 22 workers on the well site, which was being drilled by Houston-based Patterson-UTI Energy. A total of 17 workers were able to escape the explosion and ensuing fire. One […]

  • Raw video shows aftermath of drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County

    PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. – Officials say five people are unaccounted for after a drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County. Around 9 a.m., the Pittsburg County Sheriff’s Department says they were called to an explosion at an oil rig near Quinton. About 22 people were working on the rig when the explosion occurred, officials said. At a news conference at 1 p.m., officials said five workers remain unaccounted for. Multiple ambulances and three medical helicopters responded to the scene. However, it […]

  • Officials: 5 people unaccounted for after drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County

    PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. – Officials say five people are unaccounted for after a drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County. Around 9 a.m., the Pittsburg County Sheriff’s Department says they were called to an explosion at an oil rig near Quinton. About 22 people were working on the rig when the explosion occurred, officials told KJRH. Five of those people remain unaccounted for. Multiple ambulances and three medical helicopters responded to the scene. However, it is unclear how many people were […]

  • Officials investigating after bald eagle found shot to death in southwest Oklahoma

    GREER COUNTY, Okla. – Officials are investigating after a bald eagle was found shot to death in southwest Oklahoma. On January 19th, a Greer County game warden found an immature bald eagle dead in a wheat field, near Granite. Officials say the eagle had two holes from a rifle bullet – one hole through its wing and one hole through its chest. The Greer County game warden is asking the public for help finding the person responsible for the eagle’s […]

  • 21-year-old man dies after crash in N.E. Oklahoma

    COWETA, Okla. – A 21-year-old man was killed after crashing his vehicle in northeast Oklahoma. On Sunday, around 10 p.m., Christian Goree, 21, was driving on SH 72 in Coweta when he ran off the road and crashed. Goree’s vehicle rolled multiple times. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, Goree was ejected about 15 feet from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Officials are investigating what may have caused Goree to run off the road.  

  • Mom, wife who had second online life found murdered outside home

    CALERA, Ala. – Alabama police are investigating the killing of an online exhibitionist who was found dead outside her home in suburban Birmingham. Authorities have classified the death of 42-year-old Kathleen Dawn West as a homicide, but they haven’t released details about how she died. Police also haven’t said whether West’s work as an online adult model was a factor. West portrayed herself as a full-time wife and mom on Facebook, but she also had an adult site with racy […]

  • “Violent suspect” wanted out of Logan County found in Iowa after chase

    GUTHRIE, Okla. – A man police called a “violent suspect” who was wanted out of Logan County was located in Iowa after leading authorities on a chase. In November 2017, the Guthrie Police Department asked for help locating 31-year-old Anthony Scott White. Police said White was wanted for felony domestic abuse by strangulation. Officials said White continued to threaten the victim with violence. He was later located in Iowa after leading local authorities on a chase that resulted in a crash. […]

  • State agents arrest mayor of Oklahoma town

    OILTON, Okla. – The mayor of an Oklahoma town was arrested by state agents this week. Last July, the Creek County District Attorney requested the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation look into the allegation against Oilton city mayor, Patrick Leon Kennedy. After interviewing the 62-year-old, state agents arrested Kennedy for official misconduct. Kennedy is charged with two counts of making/receiving a kickback and one count of embezzlement. He was booked into the Creek County Jail on a $30,000 bond.

  • Kim and Kanye announce their new baby’s name

    Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West have announced the name of their third baby. The couple chose Chicago, where Kanye was raised. Mom made the announcement Friday on her app without explanation. Chicago was born Monday, weighing in at 7 pounds, 6 ounces. She joins big sister North and middle brother Saint. Chicago West. https://t.co/3MyLwcIzTh — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 19, 2018 North, Saint & Chi — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 19, 2018 Chicago was born Monday via […]