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  • May Ave/NW Expressway bridge collapse

    Oklahoma City police release more details related to May Ave. bridge collapse

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City police are releasing more details in a crash that caused a heavily traveled bridge to collapse last week. Last Thursday, the May Avenue bridge that crosses over Northwest Expressway collapsed when a semi hauling a boom lift hit the bridge. The driver of the truck told police he passed under the other side of the bridge earlier with no issue. One side of the bridge has a maximum height of 14 feet and eight inches. The side […]

  • 7-year-old punches robbers

    Watch: 7-year-old takes on thieves robbing GameStop

    SILVER SPRING, Md. – You’ve probably heard that people either have a ‘fight or flight’ reaction when faced with a threat. One little boy is definitely a fighter. When thieves targeted a GameStop on Friday in Maryland, a 7-year-old boy and his parents were the only customers inside the store. As the pair of robbers walked in the store, they ordered the family and the employees to get against the wall and on the ground. However, the boy was not […]

  • Father attacked while taking kids to bathroom

    Father attacked after bringing young son, daughter into men’s restroom

    CLINTON, Utah – While there has been a big discussion about who should use which bathroom, one man’s trip to a Walmart bathroom took a violent turn. Chris Adams told KSTU that he took his children to Walmart to pick up a few items when his 7-year-old son and 5-year-old daughter said they had to use the restroom. Adams says he decided to take both of his children inside the men’s room with him. However, he says another man in […]

  • A young mother is recovering after she and her son fell from an overpass

    Mother suffers serious injuries, loses leg after saving baby from 30-foot fall

    WACO, Texas – A mother is recovering after she and her infant son were thrown from a Texas overpass. Jennifer Duncan was involved in a car accident along I-35 in Waco. Duncan and her 8-month-old son were standing on the shoulder when a bystander pulled over to shield them from oncoming traffic. However, a car crashed into the bystander’s car, sending the infant and Duncan over the side of the bridge. The pair fell 30 feet to the ground below. […]

  • ORLANDO, FL - DECEMBER 29:  Head coach Art Briles of the Baylor Bears looks at the championship trophy after the Russell Athletic Bowl game against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Orlando Citrus Bowl on December 29, 2015 in Orlando, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    Baylor head football coach Art Briles fired amid sexual assault investigation

    WACO, Texas – In a move that stunned students and fans, Baylor University fired head football coach Art Briles. Recently, Briles and Baylor University President Ken Starr faced criticism for possibly ignoring sexual assaults involving Baylor football players. ESPN says Briles was fired as Baylor awaits an independent report from a law firm, which investigated the school’s response to the allegations. According to NBC News, Baylor did not report a single instance of sexual assault in a four-year span, according […]

  • A disabled teen was allegedly raped at school

    GRAPHIC: Family files lawsuit after disabled teen raped at school

    DIETRICH, Idaho – A school district in Idaho is facing a $10 million lawsuit after family members say a disabled student was raped by people he thought were his friends. The victim, who was a member of the Dietrich High School football team, was allegedly attacked and raped by three students in the locker room. According to KIVI, John Howard allegedly lured the victim into a locker room where he, 17-year-old Tanner Ward and a 16-year-old student began the attack. […]

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    Oklahoma nursing home resident’s sweet plea gets attention of Blake Shelton

    ELK CITY, Okla. – It’s not uncommon to find country music fans in Oklahoma, but one fan’s sweet plea is going viral. Officials at the Elk City Nursing Home contacted NewsChannel 4 after one resident invited country music star Blake Shelton to visit her. Joyce is 89-years-old and is a big fan of Blake Shelton. Staff at the nursing home say Joyce decided that Shelton was supposed to visit the residents this week. When staff members and family told Joyce […]

  • trash or treasure

    Pieces of history give unique glimpse into the past

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Several pieces of history may not be worth a lot on the open market but they give a unique glimpse into the past. A ‘Sunday School Temperance Pledge’ probably wouldn’t sell on the open market, but it does have some historical value. A 1930’s lithograph of a Native American on a horse was extremely popular in Oklahoma and remains so today. However, there are several similar pieces around, meaning it is only worth about $30 to $40. […]

  • Police release sketch of man accused of raping woman

    Police: Woman bound, raped by alleged home intruder in southeast Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities are working to identify a man who is accused of raping a woman early Monday morning. On Wednesday, Oklahoma City police released a sketch of a man they say is wanted in connection with a rape that occurred near S.E. 59th St. and Dobbs Rdl. Investigators say the victim was home with her 13-month-old child when she heard the back door open and saw a man walk in. Authorities say the woman was bound and raped. The […]

  • A flurry of policies affecting transgender people has swept the country in recent weeks, leading to widespread protests, economic losses and a growing debate about equality and privacy.

    Oklahoma joins lawsuit against Obama administration over transgender bathroom guidelines

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma and 10 other states are suing the Obama administration over guidelines regarding transgender students in public schools. After a calling from President Obama to let transgender students use the public facilities they identify with, Oklahoma lawmakers filed legislation to counteract the guidelines. Sen. Josh Breechen filed a measure that calls on our state’s congressional House Representatives to file articles of impeachment on the president, attorney general, secretary of education and a number of other officials. Now, 11 […]

  • Oklahoma State Capitol

    Oklahoma Rep. explains 183% increase to legislative agency’s budget; questions remain

    OKLAHOMA CITY –  Lawmakers proposed a $6.8 billion budget on Tuesday, which meant that several state agencies would see their funding decrease amid the state’s budget crisis. However, a couple of agencies did not see their budgets fall. Instead, they increased. The Department of Corrections received an extra $1 to its budget under the current plan, after agency officials said a cut could have drastic ramifications for public safety. The Oklahoma Tax Commission and the State Election Board saw their budgets […]