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    Temperatures to fall into the 50s on Friday

    OKLAHOMA – Another front will move in tonight and tomorrow, packing a punch with a sharp drop in temps. Temperatures will fall throughout the day and by the afternoon we will see the 50s. Driving winds out of the north will result in a wind chill factor in the 30s and the 40s…so bundle up […]

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    America’s most dangerous jobs

    (CNN) — America’s workplace got safer last year. But these workers were still at a much higher risk of fatal injuries, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Loggers Deaths per 100,000 workers: 91.3 Median wage: $33,630 Even though most trees are now safely cut down using big harvesting machines, not all of them can […]

  • New book chronicles the legendary coach Barry Switzer

    Most people know him as the legendary coach on the field, but that’s only half of the story. It’s behind the scenes putting the magic in Sooner magic. And it’s in the pages of ‘Switzer The Players’s Coach’ that chronicle the life of “the king,” a nickname that still embarrasses Barry Switzer. “I don’t like […]

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    Temperatures to drop into the 50s tonight

    OKLAHOMA –  Temperatures will drop tonight as a result of the front. Lows will range from the mid 50s to the mid 60s with a few showers and thunderstorms in southeastern Oklahoma. Tomorrow’s weather will be pleasant in the upper 70s to lower 80s under partly cloudy skies. Front number two moves in Friday, packing a […]

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    How does marijuana affect teens’ habits?

    Teens who use marijuana daily before age 17 are more than 60% less likely to get their high school diploma than those who’ve never used pot, according to a new study published Tuesday in the journal The Lancet Psychiatry. The study, done by researchers in Australia and New Zealand, is a meta-analysis of three previous […]

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    CDC official: Virus hitting Midwest could be ‘tip of iceberg’

    (CNN) – A respiratory virus is sending hundreds of children to hospitals in Missouri and possibly throughout the Midwest and beyond, officials say. The unusually high number of hospitalizations reported now could be “just the tip of the iceberg in terms of severe cases,” said Mark Pallansch, a virologist and director of the Centers for […]

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    Respiratory virus suspected in Midwest chidren’s hopitalizations

    (CNN) – A respiratory virus is sending hundreds of children to hospitals in Missouri and possibly throughout the Midwest, officials say. The virus causes symptoms like a cold, except worse, and is prompting up to 30 children a day to seek care at one Kansas City hospital, where about 15% of the youngsters were placed […]

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    Oklahoma asks CDC for help investigating virus that’s causing alarm in Midwest

      (CNN) — A respiratory virus that has sent hundreds of children to hospitals in Missouri is causing alarm across the Midwest and beyond. Ten states have contacted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for help investigating clusters of the virus that’s being blamed for the illness — Colorado, North Carolina, Georgia, Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, […]

  • Officials: Dangerous virus sweeping the country likely affecting Oklahoma children

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An unfamiliar virus making its way from one state to another is causing fear among many parents. It’s called Enterovirus D-68. It is a strain of the common cold but with serious respiratory symptoms for some children. Dozens of children across the country have had to be hospitalized because of the virus. […]

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    Who is buying your personal information?

    (CNN) — What do political candidates, debt collectors, insurers and thieves have in common? They are all buying your most personal information from data brokers. Here’s what they are using it for. 1. Political candidates Politicians and their campaign teams have long targeted voters and potential donors by combing through things like public property records […]

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    Report: MH17 hit by burst of ‘high-energy objects’ from outside

    (CNN) — Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 broke apart in the air after it was hit by a burst of “high-energy objects” from outside, a preliminary report by Dutch aviation investigators said Tuesday. Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine on July 17 in an area controlled by pro-Russian separatists. Of the 298 people killed, around […]