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  • Silver Alert canceled for missing 81-year-old Oklahoma man with dementia, Alzheimer’s

    UPDATE: Frederick Rourke was found safe. HENNESSEY, Okla. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 81-year-old man. Officials are looking for Frederick Rourke. He is described as a white male who was last seen wearing a dark blue shirt and blue jeans. His last known location is the Hennessey Care Center on Tuesday. Rourke suffers from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. He is also a diabetic and has high blood pressure. Police say he has not had his […]

  • One man dead after officer-involved shooting in southeast Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – One man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in southeast Oklahoma City Tuesday night. Officials were near the scene of S.E. 57th and S. Stiles Ave. Police say one man is dead and no officers were injured. According to authorities, one officer shot a firearm while another deployed a taser. Police are still investigating.

  • George Strait to perform in Tulsa for BOK Center’s 10th anniversary

    TULSA, Okla. – The King of Country is back! George Strait will be playing at an exclusive one-night engagement in Tulsa. This is the first act announced for the “10 for 10” concert series celebrating the BOK Center’s 10th anniversary in 2018. The celebration will feature ten “blockbuster artists commemorating the arena’s tenth anniversary.” The show, “Strait Down Route 66,” will feature many of Strait’s number one hits like “Amarillo by Morning,” “Check Yes or No,” and “Troubador.” The concert […]

  • 5-year-old battling cancer joins Norman Police Department as honorary police officer

    NORMAN, Okla. – A 5-year-old battling cancer got a big surprise from the Norman Police Department. Zac Yanch joined the ranks of the Norman Police Department and became an honorary police officer Tuesday. “5-year-old Zac Yanch may currently be battling cancer, but his courage and strength were on display this morning!” the Norman Police Department wrote in a Facebook post. Zac was able to meet officers, explore various police units and even meet Batman! He also got to put on […]

  • What’s acceptable to post? Etiquette tips for Facebook and Twitter

    It can be a blurred line when it comes to etiquette on Facebook and Twitter. What is acceptable to post? Can you tag your friends in unflattering photos? Etiquette expert Carey Sue Vega stopped by Tuesday to talk about social media standards of behavior with “Expeditions in Etiquette.” Click here for more information.

  • Body of 19-year-old found at Oklahoma City park ruled as homicide

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials are releasing new details about a man whose body was found at a metro park over the weekend. Police have ruled 19-year-old Wilson Perez’s death as a homicide. They say his cause of death was due to “blunt force head trauma and strangulation.” It started around 2 p.m. Sunday when officers were called to Harlow Park near N.W. 19th and N. Ann Arbor Ave. after reports of a body found. When officials arrived on scene, the […]

  • Pumpkin spice will soon be available on a pizza

    OKLAHOMA – Every year, when fall begins, food establishments nationwide brace themselves for the hit they’ll take when all of their customers flock to coffee shops and bakeries for that coveted pumpkin spice treat. Move over Starbucks, Villa’s got you beat! Villa Italian Kitchen, a quick-service pizza brand, is jumping on the bandwagon and demanding its piece of the pie – with the intro of the first-ever Pumpkin Spice Pizza. A delicious marriage of a classic cheese pizza and all […]

  • Texas murder suspect says victim struck head in shower fall

    McKINNEY, Texas – A Dallas-area man on trial for murder says he and his girlfriend had taken the psychoactive drug GHB before having sex in a shower where she fell and struck her head. 28-year-old Jason Lowe of Richardson testified Monday that the couple decided to lie down after the fall but says 27-year-old Jessie Bardwell never awoke. Bardwell’s decomposing body was found in a rural area northeast of Dallas in May 2016. The Dallas Morning News reports Bardwell’s body […]

  • McDonald’s employee gives birth at work, tries to kill baby by flushing her down the toilet 

    SAN FRANCISCO – California prosecutors say a fast-food restaurant cashier gave birth to a baby girl while at work and then tried to kill her by flushing her down a toilet. The San Mateo County district attorney said Wednesday that 25-year-old Sarah Lockner has been charged with attempted murder after the child survived. Prosecutors say Lockner went to work Sept. 4 at a Redwood City McDonald’s complaining of stomach pains and visited the bathroom numerous times. A concerned co-worker discovered […]

  • Mother arrested after allegedly leaving children in park so she could get new tattoo 

    OREGON –  A mother was arrested after police found her two children abandoned in a park while she allegedly went to get a new tattoo. Deputies arrested 28-year-old Ana Lara after responding to a 911 call of a family who found two children unattended in a public bathroom in a park. When officials arrived on scene, they found two children, ages three and eight, unsupervised. “The children were frightened when it began to rain and hid in the park bathroom,” […]

  • Chip and Joanna Gaines of HGTV’s Fixer Upper announce partnership with Target

    Calling all Fixer Upper and Target fans! Chip and Joanna Gaines of the popular HGTV show ‘Fixer Upper’ have announced they’re partnering with Target. In November, the couple will launch ‘Hearth & Hand with Magnolia,’ an “exclusive home and lifestyle brand” at all Target stores and Target.com. This will be the couple’s first time to work with a retailer to design and create products. There will be over 300 items ranging from home decor, giftables and more. The partnership will last […]