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    States looking to Oklahoma for help repealing Common Core

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Several states are looking to Oklahoma for help repealing Common Core. Louisiana lawmakers attended a meeting at the Oklahoma State Capitol Friday to learn how Oklahoma used House Bill 3399 to repeal Common Core and establish a process to develop new, superior standards for English and math. Oklahoma’s House Bill 3399 repeals the Common Core teaching standards […]

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    Expect the heat wave to continue through the weekend

    OKLAHOMA – The heat wave will continue through the weekend. Although our humidity will decrease slightly, actual temperatures will climb to the low 100s over the weekend. Our winds will be breezy out of the south under mostly sunny skies. A few storms will be possible in the panhandle but the rest of us will […]

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    Get paid to click on ads

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — If you’ve ever searched online (so, pretty much everyone) this applies to you. A London-based startup called Qmee will pay you to click on links that surface in search queries. Once you’ve installed the Qmee toolbar in your browser, searches on every major engine (Google, Yahoo and Bing, as well as […]

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    Mo’ne Davis’ storied Little League World Series run comes to an end

    There will be no more Mo’ne Davis, at least for now. The Sports Illustrated cover girl and her Philadelphia team are out of the Little League World Series after losing an elimination game Thursday night in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to a squad from Chicago. Mo’ne’s Taney Dragons jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead, but it […]

  • On a 2006 Hawaiian vacation with her husband Brian, Julie Evans dreaded wearing a bathing suit. It was then that she realized her weight was holding her back.
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    Hypnosis helped one woman lose 140 pounds

    (CNN) — A dream vacation to most sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans. In 2006, Evans’ husband won an all-expense-paid trip to Hawaii, and scuba diving was one of the included activities. She wanted to go, but not enough to put on a bathing suit. “It was at that moment that I realized that […]

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    Graphic: Officer’s efforts to save Oklahoma woman shot by boyfriend caught on camera

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Home video shows the chaotic moments following a shooting that left an Oklahoma City woman dead. Officers were called to an apartment complex near I-44 and S.W. 15th St. on Monday night. “I saw her bleeding profusely. I knew she was shot in the head,” said Betty Martinez. “I was sad to […]

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    Oklahoma troopers looking for truck involved in deadly hit-and-run

    WOODWARD COUNTY, Okla. – Officers with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol are asking for help finding a truck that was involved in a deadly hit-and-run. On Aug. 9, troopers were called to 8th St., just three miles south of Woodward. Authorities say a truck hit a pedestrian, who later died as a result of the crash. […]

  • OU football player accused of assaulting a woman suspended the whole season

    NORMAN, Okla. – An OU football player, who is accused of an assault in Norman, will not play for the University of Oklahoma this season. Last week, the Cleveland County District Attorney’s Office charged 18-year-old Joe Mixon with a misdemeanor charge of acts resulting in gross injury. On Monday afternoon, Mixon headed to the Cleveland County […]

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    ‘Let’s seek to heal,’ Obama says as Ferguson braces for another night

    FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) — Authorities in Ferguson, Missouri, worked to head off another potentially violent night of protests Monday — nearing the end of a long day of dizzying developments in the aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown. The preliminary results of an autopsy that Brown’s family requested were released, as was a […]

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    Hypnosis helped her lose 140 pounds

    (CNN) — A dream vacation to most sounded like a nightmare to Julie Evans. In 2006, Evans’ husband won an all-expense-paid trip to Hawaii, and scuba diving was one of the included activities. She wanted to go, but not enough to put on a bathing suit. “It was at that moment that I realized that […]

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    Michael Brown death: Missouri National Guard headed to Ferguson

    FERGUSON, Missouri (CNN) — The chaos in Ferguson has gotten so bad that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has signed an executive order deploying National Guard troops to the St. Louis suburb. “Given these deliberate, coordinated and intensifying violent attacks on lives and property in Ferguson, I am directing the highly capable men and women of […]