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    Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon recipe kills MRSA superbug

    LONDON (CNN) — It might sound like a really old wives’ tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research. The 10th-century “eyesalve” remedy was discovered at the British Library in a leather-bound volume of Bald’s Leechbook, widely considered to […]

  • Education rally draws thousands to state capitol

    OKLAHOMA CITY — For the second consecutive year, thousands of teachers, administrators, parents, and students rallied at the state capitol Monday, calling for increased funding for education and less student testing. Although officials said the crowd was slightly smaller than last year’s rally, which was estimated at 25,000 to 30,000 people, the passion was just the […]

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    U.S. ends Boston Marathon bomb case with grisly photos and testimony

    Warning: This story is graphic and may not be suitable for all audiences. BOSTON — Martin Richard, an 8-year-boy who once urged people in a school project to “stop hurting each other,” was literally blown apart by a homemade bomb as he watched the 2013 Boston Marathon with his family, jurors heard Monday. Federal prosecutors […]

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    Viewers outraged over Jamie Foxx’s Bruce Jenner joke at iHeartRadio Music Awards

    (CNN) — Some viewers of the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday night took to social media to vent about the opening monologue, saying one controversial joke crossed the line. Musician and actor Jamie Foxx hosted the second annual awards show in Los Angeles. “We got some ground-breaking performances, here too, tonight,” Foxx said. “We got […]

  • Measles case in Stillwater is Oklahoma’s first in 18 years

    STILLWATER, Okla. -A public health warning has been issued in Oklahoma. For the first time in 18 years, the state has a confirmed case of the measles. State health officials say a patient with the infectious disease has been found in Stillwater. The measles is very contagious and also very rare. In fact, it’s been […]

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    Coroner: Baby cut from woman showed no ‘signs of life’ outside of womb

    BOULDER, Colo. — An autopsy performed on the 34-week fetus that was cut out of Michelle Wilkins during an attack earlier this month showed no signs of life outside of the womb, the Boulder County Coroner’s Office said Friday. “At this time neither the autopsy or the investigation have provided any evidence that the baby […]

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    Coroner: Tulsa man who shot himself in Colorado had eaten large amounts of pot edibles

    KEYSTONE, Colo. — The Tulsa man who died after shooting himself had consumed a “large amount” of marijuana candies immediately before his death, investigators said. Luke Gregory Goodman, 22, of Tulsa, was staying in Keystone, Colorado at the time of his death, according to KDVR. Officials say it appears Goodman shot himself. Witnesses told police […]

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    KFOR-TV/KAUT-TV Generic 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/KAUT-TV and reside in the Oklahoma DMA Designated Market […]

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    Mother confesses to killing kids, putting bodies in freezer

    DETROIT (CNN) — Police in Detroit made a gruesome discovery Tuesday. A bailiff performing an eviction on a home on the east side of Detroit called 911 after discovering the body of a female child inside a freezer. While investigating the body, authorities found a second body, a male, according to a release from the […]

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    Family says 5-year-old is cured of cancer after they disobeyed doctor’s orders

    A 5-year-old British boy, whose parents were arrested last year for pulling him out of a hospital, now appears to be cancer-free. A family spokesman says Ashya King underwent Proton Therapy in the Czech Republic and has been clear of brain cancer for months. King’s cancer treatment became the subject of much scrutiny as he […]

  • OU players overheard using racial slur on TV during post-game celebration

    OU students have mixed reaction to a Sooners men’s basketball player using a racial slur on national television following Sunday’s NCAA second-round tournament victory over Dayton. As the players were celebrating their berth in the tournament’s Sweet 16, a television camera picked up the sound of an unidentified Sooner yelling “C’mon ******!” Two weeks ago, […]