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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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    Heartbreaking: Grieving father helps deceased 13-year-old daughter fulfill her dream

    TILLBUR, Netherlands – A father, who is grieving the death of his young daughter, is asking people from all over the world for help. Niek van Keulen recently lost his 13-year-old daughter and is now trying to fulfill her final wish, to be famous. Anna van Keulen, 13, passed away from injuries she sustained in a bicycle accident while on her way to school. After the accident, her father turned his grief into resolve to help her accomplish one of the […]

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    Officials: Foreign fighters flocking to Syria, ISIS executes dozens of captives

    HIT, Iraq – Dozens of men who had joined an anti-ISIS group in Iraq have been executed by the extremist group. On Wednesday, ISIS posted gruesome images of dozens of men who had been executed on several Twitter accounts. Relatives confirmed to CNN that their loved ones had been executed by ISIS. Family members say several weeks ago, 45 men were kidnapped after joining an anti-ISIS group, ‘Sunni Awakening Force’ in Iraq. The images come as top U.S. and British […]

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    Firefighters donate 600 coats to Oklahoma City children in need

    OKLAHOMA CITY – As cold weather comes to town, a lot of families will immediately reach for a winter coat before heading outside. Unfortunately, a coat is a necessity that many students in Oklahoma City may not have at home. On Wednesday, Oklahoma City firefighters stopped by Hillcrest Elementary School to give each child a new winter coat. According to Firefighter’s Local 157, more than 90 percent of the children in the school come from low-income families. Firefighters teamed up with […]

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    Oklahoma City giving away hundreds of storm shelters to qualified residents

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Residents across Oklahoma City will have a chance to make their homes a little safer. The City of Oklahoma City announced that it is giving away 235 storm shelters to qualified Oklahoma City homeowners. “This program is a blessing to homeowners who want an in-ground or above ground shelter but found the cost to be out of reach,” said Bob Dailey, the program’s coordinator. “A storm shelter is a family’s best defense against a tornado.” To qualify […]

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    Oklahoma man arrested after allegedly fondling teen boy

    CALUMET, Okla. – An Oklahoma man was arrested after allegedly fondling a teenage boy. Investigators with the Canadian County Sheriff’s Office arrested 62-year-old Virgil Putnam after they learned he had allegedly fondled a 15-year-old boy in his home. Authorities say the teenager called the sheriff’s office after the alleged assault. Sheriff’s deputies found the victim walking aimlessly down State Highway 66. “When my deputies picked up the young boy not only was he still intoxicated, but he also appeared to be […]

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    Teen claims she was raped after teachers used her as ‘bait’ to catch sexual predator

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The family of a special needs student at a school in Alabama is suing over an incident that happened nearly five years ago. Family members say it had a devastating effect on her. The girl, who was 14-years-old at the time, was allegedly used as bait to catch an accused sexual predator, who was also a student at the school. A legal brief in the case says a teacher’s aide encouraged the girl to go with the […]

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    Nurse says she will not quarantine herself after treating Ebola patients in West Africa

    (CNN) – A nurse who demanded to be taken out of quarantine in New Jersey says she will not obey orders to isolate herself at her home in Maine. Kaci Hickox has no symptoms of the virus, but health officials want her to stay at home for the remainder of a 21-day quarantine. Maine officials said if she refused to be quarantined until Nov. 10, they would make it involuntary. Her lawyer says she will not comply because she poses […]

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    10-year-old shot, killed while watching World Series with family

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KCTV) – A family in Kansas City is mourning the death of a 10-year-old girl after the family’s home was targeted by gunmen. The family was surrounding the television to watch the Kansas City Royals take on the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the World Series. Just as Madison Bumgarner was throwing out the first pitch, someone sprayed bullets over a two-block area. As the gunfire started, Machole Stewart was snuggled on the couch with […]

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    Oklahoma animal shelter hosting wine and food festival fundraiser

    ENID, Okla. – A local animal shelter is hosting a special festival to help raise funds for abandoned pets. The Enid SPCA is hosting the 15th Annual Wine & Food Festival on Saturday, Nov. 1 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. This year’s theme is “Puttin’ On The Ritz” and will include food, live music and dancing. Tickets are available for $30 and are being sold at the Enid SPCA, The Cat Clinic and Tumbleweed Creek Cottage. The event will […]

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    Health: 14 foods that make you look older

    When it comes to getting older, all of us want to age gracefully. However, what you eat could play a big role in your appearance. According to Health, there are 14 foods that can have a negative impact on your skin as you get older. Sugar – Experts say if you eat too much sugar, it affects your body’s collagen and can dull your smile. Alcohol – Alcohol can negatively affect your appearance in several ways. A healthy liver helps […]