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    Stoops Finds a Bright Spot, Sooners Still Have a Lot Left

    After losing to Kansas State last Saturday in Norman, Oklahoma’s football team is now just 2-2 in the conference and more than likely out of the hunt for the Big 12 and national title. Sooner players know they have five games left to play in the regular season and anything can happen, similar to last […]

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    What the dying really regret

    Editor’s note: Kerry Egan is a hospice chaplain in South Carolina and the author of “Fumbling: A Pilgrimage Tale of Love, Grief, and Spiritual Renewal on the Camino de Santiago.” (CNN) – “I know I’m supposed to hate my body,” the patient said in her soothing Southern drawl. She pushed away her lunch, a brown […]

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    Meet America’s youngest female billionaire

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — America’s youngest self-made female billionaire is 30 years old and a college dropout. The company she founded has the potential to change health care for millions of Americans. Elizabeth Holmes left Stanford University at 19 with a plan to start her own company. For money, she cashed out the funds her […]

  • An exterior photograph of Texas Healthcare Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Texas, where Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, died. Duncan passed on October 8, 2014. Two nurses working at the hospital also contracted the disease.
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    Official: Nurse diagnosed with Ebola called CDC before flight to report slightly-elevated temperature

    (CNN) — The day before she went to the hospital with Ebola symptoms, Amber Vinson was flying halfway across the country on a commercial jet with 132 other people. CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden said she never should have stepped foot on the flight, but another federal official told CNN that no one at the […]

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    Whoa: Man skips rock across frozen lake, discovers the ‘coolest noise ever’

    ALASKA – A man in Alaska recently discovered the “coolest noise ever.” YouTube filmmaker Cory Williams found a frozen lake in Anchorage, Alaska and decided to try to skip a rock across it. The results blew Cory’s mind. Listen to  what happens when Williams skips a rock across the frozen lake.

  • UPDATE: Gunfight at an Oklahoma city motel leaves one dead, 4 injured including two officers

    UPDATE:  10/14/14  Oklahoma City Police tell NewsChannel 4 two suspects in this case remain in the hospital. Suspect Shane Rhea is listed in serious critical condition from the officer involved shooting at the Plaza Inn. Victim Randell Leon Williams also remains in the hospital as a result of injuries suffered. His condition was last listed […]

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    Facebook, Apple pay to freeze employees’ eggs

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Facebook and Apple are telling their female employees: We will pay to freeze your eggs. Facebook is already covering the procedure as part of its insurance benefits, the company said. Apple plans to offer coverage starting in January, according to report by NBC News. The relatively new practice of freezing eggs […]

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    ‘At risk’ patient hospitalized in Kansas

    (CNN) — The news that a U.S. nurse tested positive for Ebola has heightened concerns about the virus. Health officials are moving quickly to increase monitoring of hospital workers treating Ebola and ensure the deadly virus does not spread. The World Health Organization described it as “unquestionably the most severe acute public health emergency in […]

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    FBI director: iPhones protect pedophiles

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – Apple’s new privacy features protect kidnappers, pedophiles and terrorists, according to FBI director James Comey. In an interview on CBS’ “60 Minutes” on Sunday, Comey said Apple’s encryption standards for iPhones and iPads “put people beyond the law.” Apple recently took measures to enhance user privacy. Now, only users have the […]

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    Non-violent offenders cleaning up school buildings, saving taxpayers’ money

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The state’s largest school district is getting an outdoor makeover, which could end up saving the district thousands of dollars. Workers are trying to clear debris from the operation center for Oklahoma City Public Schools. “We are reorganizing the entire facility and making it much more friendly,” said Lynne Hardin, board chair […]

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    Teen ‘zombie’ killed in freak accident at Halloween attraction

    IDAHO – A popular Halloween attraction in Idaho took a tragic turn. The Kootenai County Sheriff’s office says it happened as 18-year-old Jeremy McSpadden was performing his zombie role at the corn maze Friday night. Witnesses say McSpadden was running toward a paintball bus when he stumbled and fell forward. They say he landed in front of […]