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    “She did what she was supposed to do,” New mom chooses baby’s life over her own

    AURORA, Colo. – Not all pictures are worth a thousand words. A few small words can provide the perfect meaning for some. “He’s so cute and so well-behaved and just quiet,” said Maren Oates, Karisa Bugal’s sister. Declan Jay Bugal was born on Nov. 3 to Karisa and Wes Bugal. “None of us expected it to be this way. When you’re scheduled for a routine c-section, it’s supposed to be a happy, happy day,” said Oates. While Karisa was in […]

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    Oklahoma City Thunder star hosting special event for children in Africa

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City Thunder star is hosting a special event for children in Africa. Serge Ibaka is hosting the “3rd Annual Pros for Africa Celebration” on Jan. 10, 2015. The event will be held at the Renaissance Convention Center, located at 10 N. Broadway Ave. in Oklahoma City. Organizers say visitors will be able to enjoy a silent and live auction, along with live entertainment. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Serge Ibaka Foundation and Pros […]

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    Man who claimed he couldn’t pay child support because he “died” claims he is permanently disabled

    MILWAUKEE, Wis. (WITI) – A man who is facing several felonies for failure to pay child support is now trying to get out of paying altogether. John McCroy is supposed to pay $100 a month to support his 5-year-old daughter. However, the child’s mother says he only paid that once. Just eight months after being ordered to pay child support, McCroy was in a car accident. McCroy admitted to not paying child support in five years but insists he was […]

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    Oklahoma authorities searching for man wanted for kidnapping, rape

    SHAWNEE, Okla. – Authorities in Pottawatomie County are searching for a man who is charged with several crimes. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office says it is looking for 28-year-old Jason Randall Little Axe. Officials say he is wanted for kidnapping, rape by instrumentation, domestic assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and first-degree rape. If you have any information on Little Axe, call (405) 273-1727.

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    Disturbing: DHS worker, wife charged with child neglect after children found in filthy house

    YUKON, Okla. – Canadian County officials say they have arrested a DHS worker and his wife for child neglect. On Thursday, investigators with the Canadian County Sheriff’s Office arrested 41-year-old Lemerle Robinson and 39-year-old Jenifer Robinson. The arrests stem from a report in September that detailed severe child neglect. Investigators were called to the family’s home to help DHS with a child welfare check. Officials say children ranging from 2-years-old to 16-years-old lived in the home. According to officers, the […]

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    Charges officially filed against men accused in ‘Cathouse’ murders

    OKLAHOMA CITY – In 2009, four people were brutally murdered inside an Oklahoma City home before it was set on fire. In November of 2009, authorities discovered the bodies of 22-year-old Brooke Phillips, 22-year-old Milagros “Millie” Barrera, 25-year-old Jennifer Ermey and 32-year-old Casey Barrientos inside a burning home. Investigators say the victims had been shot and stabbed before the fire was started. The case gained national attention because Brooke Phillips was a legal prostitute featured on the HBO reality series […]

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    Update: Moore High School cleared, teenager taken into custody for posting threat

    Updated 3:20 p.m. MOORE, Okla. – A local high school was evacuated following a “very specific threat.” Shortly before 12 p.m. on Friday, teachers and staff members began evacuating Moore High School. According to Sgt. Jeremy Lewis, with the Moore Police Department, the high school received a “very specific threat” that prompted the evacuation. An employee at Moore High School said they received an e-mail that threatened harm to the students and staff by using explosive devices. Moore Public Schools and […]

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    Update: One arrested after chase in southwest Oklahoma City

    UPDATE: Around 5:15 p.m., the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that one person is in custody. According to officials at the scene, the man was found near a school near I-44 and S.W. 25th St. The sheriff’s department says the alleged suspect is “highly intoxicated.” One in custody from pursuit. The driver, he's intoxicated. #StanDOff pic.twitter.com/g082NUY74P — Oklahoma Co. Sheriff (@OkCountySheriff) November 21, 2014 OKLAHOMA CITY –  Drivers are encouraged to be cautious as authorities are searching for an alleged suspect […]

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    Simple tips to make your Thanksgiving decorations, food stand out

    OKLAHOMA CITY – With Thanksgiving less than a week away, it can be a challenge to make your table look as good as your food. However, gardening guru Linda Vater has some great ideas to make your table and your meal stand out. Check out Linda’s gardening pictures, ideas, and recipes on her blog.

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    Oklahoma firefighter rushes to crash scene to find his family in need of help

    COLLINSVILLE, Okla. (KOKI) – An Oklahoma mother and her children were hit by a suspected drunk driver and they never expected who would come to their rescue. “We came to a sudden stop,” said Cassidee Copeland. Copeland’s car is destroyed after she and her children, 4-year-old Jayden and 2-year-old Jaycee, were hit by a man Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers say was driving drunk. “I was scared. My kids were scared, ” Cassidee said.  Copeland’s husband, Josh, is a captain for […]

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    Update: Silver Alert cancelled for Oklahoma man on trip to Arizona

    Update: The Silver Alert for the 75-year-old Chickasha man has been cancelled. Officials say he has been located.   CHICKASHA, Okla. – Authorities are searching for a 75-year-old man who was on his way to Arizona but never arrived at his destination. On Friday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol issued a silver alert for 75-year-old Billie Tedder. Officials say Tedder and 74-year-old Minnetta Tedder left Chickasha on Nov. 18 to head to Safford, Arizona. They were last seen in a white 2006 […]