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    OSU football program facing fines, penalties following NCAA violations

    STILLWATER, Okla. – A local university is facing several penalties and fines after it was found violating NCAA rules. The NCAA says Oklahoma State University is facing one year of probation, $8,500 in fines, suspension of the Orange Pride program and university-imposed recruiting restrictions. From 2008 through 2012, officials say OSU did not follow its own […]

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    Oklahoma high school students invent football helmet to drastically reduce impact

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s an issue that has been in the public eye recently. “In my junior year, I got my fourth concussion. I was told by my neurologist that if I continued to play, I may not graduate high school, let alone college,” said Ethan Blagg, a senior at Francis Tuttle. After numerous players […]

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    KFOR-TV – The Power of KFOR Giveaway Sweepstakes Official Rules

    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. 1. Eligibility: Entrants must be legal US residents, at least 18 years old or above, as determined by KFOR-TV and reside in the Oklahoma City Designated Market […]

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    Grieving dad writes honest obituary after daughter’s heroin overdose

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – A grieving father wrote an honest obituary after his daughter died of a heroin overdose. Tom Parks says he hopes his daughter’s obituary highlights the dangers of drug addiction and encourages others who are fighting similar battles to find help. Parks’ daughter, 24-year-old Molly Parks, was found in the restroom at her […]

  • Oklahoma Geological Survey: Earthquakes linked to oil and gas activity

    CUSHING, Okla. – In recent years, earthquakes have become a common occurrence for many residents across Oklahoma. 20 years ago, experts say earthquakes in the Sooner State were few and far between. Now, it is common for the Oklahoma Geological Survey and the U.S. Geological Survey to record at least one small quake a day across the […]

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    Almost 400 fish dead after chemical mix-up at Texas State Aquarium

    (CNN) — A poisonous chemical used in film processing is being blamed for killing almost 400 fish at the Texas State Aquarium. The chemical got into the Corpus Christi facility’s fish tanks last week by mistake during a parasite treatment. The aquarium director says containers were mislabeled. The aquarium thought it was using the drug […]

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    Tumor turns out to be embryonic twin, reports say

    Warning: Some viewers may consider images in this video to be graphic or disturbing. A surgeon found a unique discovery in what was initially expected to be a tumor. Indiana University PhD student Yamini Karanam, 26, was having difficulty comprehending things she had read and heard, and it was hard for her to concentrate when multiple people […]

  • Still waiting for charges in fatal wrong way crash on turnpike

    OKLAHOMA CITY –Andre Romero has a vivid memory of Easter evening. “It was pretty heartbreaking,” said Romero. He was leaving his bartending shift at P.F. Chang’s at Penn and Memorial. “I had actually just left work and walked to my car and I saw the truck kind of parked on the bumper of my coworker’s […]

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    Kylie Jenner challenge leads to disastrous teen lip DIY

    Forget snorting bath salts — the most recent self-destructive craze is suctioning your lips in a shot glass to get Kylie Jenner’s pouty look. Those participating in the #KylieJennerChallenge are hoping to plump up their lips so they resemble those of the “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star. Unfortunately, the process, which involves holding a […]

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    Will 4-year-old girl’s nightmare provide clues into mother’s untimely death?

    CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — It has been two months since 4-year-old Elisa survived a tragic car accident that claimed the life of her mother Natali Castellanos-Tyler. Castellanos-Tyler, 30, died Feb. 21 when her Ford Explorer slid off a road just a few miles from her home. Investigators said they believed the accident was a one-car collision […]

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    Listeria: What is it, how do you get it, and what’s the risk?

    (CNN) — The recalls have hit every corner of the grocery store: Ice cream. Pizza. Apples. Hummus. The latest on the list is Blue Bell Creameries, which has yanked every one of its products due to Listeria monocytogenes. The company is recalling its entire line of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and other frozen snacks […]