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    Police: Woman shot in northwest Oklahoma City, alleged suspect still on the loose

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police and emergency crews rushed to northwest Oklahoma City after learning about a possible shooting. Before 1 p.m. on Friday, officers were called to N.W. 15th St. and Miller Ave. on a shooting. Officers in the area of NW 15th/Miller working a shooting. Suspect still outstanding…possibly still armed. Be aware of your surroundings — OKC Police Dept (@okcpd) October 31, 2014 Oklahoma City police officials confirm that one woman was shot. Initial reports indicate she was shot during […]

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    U.S. Post Office releases shipping dates for arrival by Christmas

    The U.S. Postal Service is gearing up to help customers ship 15.5 billion cards, letters and packages in time for Christmas. It is also trying to cash in on the holiday by offering festive stamps, packaging and even gift cards. To make sure your package is delivered in time for the holidays, the agency suggests sending gifts a little early. Taking advantage of the U.S. Postal Service’s online postage and free package pickup may help as well. Experts recommend sending […]

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    Moore residents encouraged to vote on new park’s name

    MOORE, Okla. – A new park that will be open to the public soon is in need of a name. In Nov. 2012, voters approved the construction of a new 51 acre park in Moore. As construction is set to begin, organizers want to choose a name for the new park, which is located near 4th and Broadway. A stakeholders group has chosen three possible names for the park and three possible names for the park’s recreation center and aquatic […]

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    Accident involving semi-truck shuts down part of Hwy 77

    LEXINGTON, Okla. – A semi-truck driver was taken to a nearby hospital after a rollover accident. Shortly after 11 a.m. on Friday, emergency crews were called to an accident involving a semi-truck on Hwy 77, just north of Lexington. At this point, it seems like the semi was the only vehicle involved in the crash. No word on the driver’s condition. The road is closed to traffic while crews work to clean up the accident scene.

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    Health officials: Oklahomans should be vaccinated for flu

    OKLAHOMA CITY – As cold weather comes to town, health officials are warning residents about flu season. The Oklahoma State Department of Health says the flu vaccine is recommended for anyone over 6-months-old. Patients have three options when it comes to vaccines. The traditional flu shot protects against four strains of the flu. The nasal spray, which also protects against four strains of flu, is for healthy people who are not pregnant and between the ages of 2 and 49-years-old. […]

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    “He kept me going,” Widow credits stranger with saving her after crash claimed life of her husband

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) – Francesca Caterisano first met Steven Gibson when they were deployed to Afghanistan. Gibson heard Caterisano as she worked in air traffic control and did everything he could to meet the girl behind the voice. “The moment we met, the moment we connected, that was it,” said Caterisano. “It was like a fairy tale.” One year later, Gibson proposed at Rockefeller Center on Christmas Eve. “He was the greatest man ever,” Caterisano said. “I hope every woman […]

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    J.K. Rowling releases new Harry Potter tale in time for Halloween

    LONDON – Fans of a popular series will be able to enjoy a new tale in time for Halloween. On Friday, J.K. Rowling released a story about the ‘malicious’ Dolores Umbridge. Umbridge made her appearance in the Harry Potter series in the fifth book, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. In this latest writing, Rowling goes into detail about the “judgmental, prejudiced and sadistic” worker for the Ministry of Magic. She discusses what life was like growing up […]

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    Update: Police release details in chase, officer-involved shooting

    UPDATE: Authorities have released the details of a chase that led to an officer-involved shooting. On Thursday, officers say they were searching for 54-year-old Steven Watters for outstanding felony warrants. He was wanted for armed robbery, failure to appear on second-degree burglary, concealing stolen property, larceny of a vehicle and possession of a firearm after a felony conviction. Based on his criminal history, police say Watters was considered armed and dangerous. Officers say they spotted Watters in a vehicle that was […]

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    Graphic: New details released in near-beheading murder of Stillwater teen, one in custody

    STILLWATER, Okla. – A 21-year-old Stillwater man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of an area college student who, according to police, was nearly decapitated. Isaiah Zoar Marin, 21,  is accused of using a “long knife or sword” to kill 19-year-old Jacob Andrew Crockett at an apartment in the 400 block of S. Oakdale in Stillwater. Police say the two men were “acquaintances” and Crockett was attending class at Northern Oklahoma College, but was planning […]

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    Strange spot on lawn under daughter’s window leads father to disturbing discovery

    ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WFTV) – A father of two noticed something strange outside his daughters’ bedroom window. As he was mowing the grass, the man noticed a bald spot just beneath his daughters’ window. Later that day, he found out just what was causing the grass to die. According to WFTV, the father saw someone moving a cinder block from his backyard to a spot on the lawn that was just below his daughters’ bedroom window. Deputies say the dad […]

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    All Clear: Technology center campus cleared after unattended briefcase found

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A technology center in the metro has been given the all clear by police. Shortly after 3 p.m., authorities evacuated the Moore-Norman Technology Center after an unattended briefcase was found on campus. School officials posted an alert on the Moore-Norman Technology Center website, saying the S. Pennsylvania Ave. campus was safely evacuated after a briefcase was found in a restroom. Around 4:40 p.m., authorities gave the all clear for the building. Police say an elderly man forgot his briefcase […]