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    Update: Norman man named ‘Teacher of the Year’

    UPDATE: On Tuesday, Norman High School teacher Shawn Sheehan was named the 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year. Sheehan teaches special education and Algebra I at Norman High School. 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year @SPSheehan from Norman High School has taught Algebra I for 4 years! #OKTOY pic.twitter.com/lcsOH98yGU — Ok State Dept of Ed (@oksde) August 25, 2015 OKLAHOMA CITY – On Thursday, Oklahoma officials announced the 12 teachers who are now candidates for the next state Teacher of […]

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    Musician: Homeless veteran turned away from restaurant

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A musician says he couldn’t stand by when he saw how workers at a Nashville restaurant treated a homeless veteran. Jesse Brand and a friend stopped by a Waffle House following a late-night concert on Saturday night when he spotted a homeless man. “I saw this guy hobbling across the parking lot with a cane,” Brand said. “He had a Marine Corps. tattoo on his arm.” Brand told WSMV that he was homeless at one point, and knew […]

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    Metro elementary school evacuated following gas leak

    SPENCER, Okla. – A metro elementary school was evacuated Tuesday morning following a gas leak. According to the Oklahoma City Fire Department, workers accidentally hit a gas line near Green Pasture Elementary School, located in the 4300 block of N. Post Rd. Employees with Oklahoma Natural Gas were working to shut down the line, while firefighters evacuated the school. Fortunately, the leak was easily stopped and children were allowed to go back to their classrooms. See a mistake? Report a […]

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    Mother accidentally leaves 2-month-old infant in shopping cart

    GILBERT, Ariz. – A mother is not facing charges after she said she forgot that she left her baby in a shopping cart. Miranda Asadoorian was working at her salon when a customer asked about the baby outside the door. “I thought she was kind of joking or messing around and I came out here and there’s a freaking baby out here in the heat!” Asadoorian told KPNX. It was about 100 degrees outside in the Arizona heat, and Asadoorian […]

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    Doctors say Utah teenager is allergic to food

    LEHI, Utah – Ever since he was little, Alex Visker wanted to be a chef. But life doesn’t always turn out how you would expect. From a very young age, allergies were Visker’s worst enemy. “I turned bright red, and had hives from head to toe,” he told KSL. However, peanuts weren’t the only thing that caused his body to have a reaction. “I have pages of allergies,” he said. Every month, more and more foods would cause him to […]

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    Report: Jared Fogle’s foundation didn’t issue grants to combat childhood obesity

    INDIANAPOLIS – Just days after reaching a plea deal for child pornography, investigators are looking into a former spokesperson’s foundation. In 2008, Jared Fogle created a non-profit foundation that he said would distribute $2 million a year to schools and community organizations that would fight childhood obesity. According to USA Today, not a single grant has been issued. In fact, it claims the foundation only spent $73,000 a year between 2009 and 2013. The newspaper claims that 60 percent of the money […]

  • Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone and Alek Skarlatos were aboard a high-speed train en route to Paris from Amsterdam on Friday, August 21, 2015 when a gunman opened fire. Along with two others -- a French national and a Briton -- they charged, tackled and subdued him, officials said. Photo of Anthony Sadler, Alek Skarlatos, and Spencer Stone.

    “He was ready to fight to the end. So were we,” Americans discuss train attack in France

    PARIS, France – A group of childhood friends were honored for their heroic actions on Monday, which likely saved lives. Just three days after subduing a gunman aboard a train that was headed to Paris, Americans Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone and Alek Skarlatos received the Legion of Honor, France’s highest recognition. The friends, who met in middle school in California, planned on sightseeing during the summer. It was Sadler’s first trip to Europe and National Guardsman Skarlatos was on a […]

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    Former OSU football, track star pleads guilty to domestic assault

    STILLWATER, Okla. – A former football and track star pleaded guilty to beating his former girlfriend. On Friday, Tyreek Hill pleaded guilty to a domestic assault and battery charge that stemmed from an incident last year. Hill’s former girlfriend, who was pregnant at the time, said Hill punched her in the face, punched her in the stomach and choked her inside their home. She said the fight started over a text message from someone claiming that Hill was hitting on […]

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    Grieving husband’s touching tribute to late wife spans four miles

    EAU CLARIE, Wis. – There are a few drives across the country that can take your breath away. Wisconsin State Road 85 is one of those, thanks to Don Jaquish. “She’s always loved flowers, but sunflowers were her favorite,” Jaquish said, remembering his wife Babbette. “They fit her personality. She’d walk into a room and her smile would light up a whole room.” Babbette died last November after a struggle with cancer. As a way to cope with the loss, […]

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    “Is this real life?” Man is accidentally locked inside LA Fitness

    PALM HARBOR, Fla. – When you put your headphones on at the gym, you may lose track of time. A Florida man says he was listening to music when he got into the sauna at LA Fitness. When he came out a little while later, he realized that he had been locked inside the gym. Nick Clayton told WTVT that when he went to the men’s locker room, the gym still had clients working out on the machines. However, when he […]

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    Baker Mayfield named starting quarterback for OU

    NORMAN, Okla. – With football season just around the corner, an announcement has been made about who will lead the Oklahoma Sooners on the field this fall. Baker Mayfield, Trevor Knight and Cody Thomas were all competing for the starting signal caller role. However, sources tell NewsChannel 4 Sports that Baker Mayfield won the starting quarterback job, meaning Trevor Knight will be sitting on the sidelines. Knight has essentially led the team for the past two seasons. After finishing last season […]