• Update: 911 call released involving an OU football player accused of assaulting a woman

    NORMAN, Okla. – A woman claims a highly recruited football player, who was expected to make an impact on OU’s season, assaulted her at a popular Campus Corner restaurant. On Monday, the Norman Police Department confirmed that OU running back Joe Mixon, who just turned 18-years-old on Thursday, was involved in an altercation with a […]

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    Gadget turns smartphones into personal breathalyzers

    PURCELL, Okla. – Excessive alcohol can fuel all sorts of really bad decisions. Most would agree, getting behind the wheel while under the influence is one of the worst. Every 51 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies in a drunk driving accident. What if you could pre-empt that potential DUI accident or arrest by measuring your […]

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    Grieving parents hit with $200,000 in student loans

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — When his 27-year old daughter Lisa died suddenly of liver failure five years ago, Steve Mason was as devastated as any father would be. He and his wife Darnelle immediately took in Lisa’s three children — ages 4, 7 and 9 at the time — even though they knew it would […]

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    Recall: Thousands of cars recalled for defective air bags

    A Japanese car manufacturer is recalling 226,000 vehicles because of defective air bags. This recall combined with an earlier recall brings the total number of vehicles recalled by Nissan to over 660,000. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Nissan North America is recalling some lines in its Infiniti, Maxima, Pathfinder and Sentra models for […]

  • Venice Beach, California After Lightning Strike

    Lightning strikes 14 people in Los Angeles; 1 dead

    VENICE BEACH, Calif. — A sunny day at California’s famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured after a rare lightning strike. A man in his mid-20’s died at at the hospital after being transported from Venice Beach, said John Kades of the Los Angeles […]

  • Benji Kurtz Weekly Weigh-In

    Light bulb goes on: A man loses 100 pounds with plant-based diet

    Having to ask for a seat belt extender on a flight was one of Benji Kurtz’s biggest life humiliations. He also couldn’t shop at popular clothing stores — the clothing wasn’t large enough. When he found clothing that fit, he often didn’t have a choice in styles or colors, able only to purchase pants available […]

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    Teen received death threats after posting this selfie

    CNN – It is understandable why Breanna Mitchell’s sunny tweet from Auschwitz as “PrincessBMM” would spark a viral outcry. A tour of a concentration camp, where so many Jews lost their lives, may move us to take photos or post responses — but few would include smiles, or selfies. But Mitchell is not the first […]

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    Entrapment hazard sparks crib recall; here’s what you need to know

    Parents listen up, there’s a crib recall to tell you about this evening. It involves four models of Oeuf Sparrow brand cribs sold in a variety of colors. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the cribs slats or spindles, along with the top rail can detach. CPSC says the detachment could result in a child getting […]

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    Short on sleep? Researchers warn to beware of this …

    Researchers from the University of California say those who are sleep-deprived are more likely to remember false details than those who are not. Their study was conducted with 104 college-age participants who were split into four groups. Two groups were asked to look at photos of a crime scene upon their arrival, while the other […]

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    U.S. airmen share amazing rescue after typhoon traps them in concrete shack

    OKINAWA, Japan – Earlier this month, residents across Japan were subjected to the strongest typhoon in the 2014 Western Pacific season to date. Typhoon Neoguri brought winds with peak gusts up to 150 miles per hour, creating a huge storm surge and forced the Japan Meteorological Agency to issue a rare emergency warning, which is […]

  • Cat lovers unite for a ‘puurrrfest’ festival downtown this weekend

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s undeniable. Cat videos are some of the most popular on the internet. Now one downtown attraction is hoping to get in on the feline frenzy for the Internet Cat Video Festival Search the words ‘cat videos’ on YouTube, and you’ll get 5.6 million results. Humans have an appetite for all things […]