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  • A recovered aluminum metal patch bears high similarity to a unique patch on Amelia Earhart's aircraft, says an aircraft recovery group.

    Piece of metal may solve mystery of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance

    (CNN) — Could one of aviation’s most enduring mysteries be solved? An aircraft recovery group says it may already have a part of Amelia Earhart’s plane, and it thinks it knows where to find the rest of it. The International Historic Aircraft Recovery Group says new testing of a piece of metal found in the vast waters of the Pacific Ocean in 1991 gives the group “increasing confidence” that it’s a part of the Lockheed Electra. In a press release […]

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    Traffic Alert: 5 vehicle crash shuts down stretch of N. Flood in Norman

    NORMAN, Okla. – A five-vehicle collision this morning on North Flood road is causing some traffic backups in Norman. Norman Police say the crash happened around 7:40 a.m. Thursday. Officers on scene say it appears there were no serious injuries. North Flood between Tecumseh and Franklin is closed. Officers advise to stay away from the area until at least after 9 a.m. This is a developing story.  Please refresh this page often for updates.   

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    Daughter tried to kill mom with hammer,frying pan

    Conewago Township, PA (WPMT) — A York County woman is behind bars after police say she beat her mother with a hammer and a frying pan in an attempt to kill her. WPMT reports Kimberly Jacobs, 47, called police on September 5th and told officers that she just tried to beat her mother to death and to send an ambulance . Northern York County Regional Police along with emergency crews responded to the 700 block of Butter Road in Conewago Township […]

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    San Francisco Giants’ World Series win marred by violence; 2 shot, 1 stabbed

    (CNN) — A night of triumph for San Francisco baseball fans was marred by shootings, fires and arrests. Police said at least two people were shot and one more stabbed in San Francisco’s Mission District amid celebrations for the Giants’ victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night. Both shooting victims are expected to survive. Large crowds filled the streets, with occasional bonfires set. The ruckus on the streets got so rowdy that Muni, the city’s public transit system, […]

  • Tim Cook is the CEO of Apple and serves on its Board of Directors. Before being named CEO in August 2011, Tim was Apple's Chief Operating Officer and was responsible for all of the company's worldwide sales and operations.

    Apple CEO Tim Cook comes out: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Apple CEO Tim Cook came out Thursday, acknowledging publicly for the first time that he is gay. “Let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me,” he wrote in a column in Bloomberg Businessweek. In his column, the Apple chief said that he had tried to maintain “a basic level of privacy.” But he said he decided that desire for privacy was stopping […]

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    Jennifer Lopez: I’ve felt abused in the past

    (CNN) — Not all abuse leaves physical scars, and that’s a reality Jennifer Lopez is exploring in a new memoir. The actress and singer has written a book about a period of self-discovery that occurred around the time of her first world tour in 2012. While she intended for the project “to be a fan book, a diary of the years I went on tour,” what resulted was a book that helped the star “face a lot,” as she tells […]

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    UC Berkeley student group votes to disinvite Bill Maher; college overturns it

    (CNN) — The controversy over having TV host Bill Maher speak at the University of California Berkeley has taken another turn. Well, make that two. If you remember, the outspoken comedian was selected as the school’s 2014 fall commencement speaker, until students incensed by his anti-religious comments — particularly his views on Islam — started a petition to have him removed. On Tuesday night, the student group that’s tasked with selecting commencement speakers met and voted to withdraw Maher’s invitation. […]

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    Oklahoma high school student arrested for making school threats on phone app, police say

    DUNCAN, Okla. – Students at Duncan High School in Duncan, Okla. will have stepped up police presence after a 15-year-old Duncan High School student was arrested for allegedly making threats toward his school. Wednesday night police were called in to investigate several threats posted to a phone app called YikYak. Investigators say the unidentified person threatened to bring a gun to school and shoot students. Detectives arrested the student around just before midnight Wednesday that they believe is responsible for […]

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    Cold front will bring in cooler weather for Halloween

    OKLAHOMA – Get ready for gorgeous fall weather! Temperatures will climb into the 70s today and tomorrow before a dry cold front brings cooler air for Halloween. The Trick-or-Treat forecast looks spooktacular with temperatures in the 50s and 60s under clear skies! If you stay out past 9 p.m., temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 40s, so plan for a chilly night. Saturday morning will be the coldest one of the Fall season with lows in the 30s […]

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    Breezy and mild temps across Oklahoma

      OKLAHOMA – Cooler air is here thanks to a dry cold front. Thursday Oklahoma will be mild and breezy with highs in the mid 70s. Tonight temps hover around 40 degrees. The Trick-or-Treat forecast looks spooktacular with temperatures in the 50s and 60s under clear skies! If you stay out past 9pm, temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 40s, so plan for a chilly night. Saturday morning will be the coldest one of the Fall season with […]

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    Hawaii volcano: Lava inches closer to homes, but some might stay

    PAHOA, Hawaii (CNN) — A 2,000-degree river of lava could swallow a dozen Hawaiian homes in the next couple of days — and there’s nothing anyone can do about it. The flow advanced overnight into Wednesday some 270 feet, said Darryl Oliveira, director of the Hawaii County Civil Defense. It speeds up and slows down, but on average is moving at a rate of between 15 and 30 feet per hour, he said. “Right now where the flow is moving, […]