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    DNA Dilemma: Metro man surprised when online DNA test kit excludes known family heritage

    OKLAHOMA CITY – You’ve probably seen the advertisements on TV and websites promising to help you find out things about your family you never knew. You buy an online kit, and send in a sample of your DNA. But one metro family was stunned when the results they got back, just didn’t makes sense. Terry Gray […]

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    DNA Dilemma: Metro man surprised when online DNA test kit excludes known family heritage

    OKLAHOMA CITY – You’ve probably seen the advertisements on TV and websites promising to help you find out things about your family you never knew. You buy an online kit and send in a sample of your DNA. But, one metro family was stunned when the results they got back just didn’t makes sense. Terry Gray […]

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    Oklahoma senator blames media for bringing attention to social issue bills

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Time is ticking at the Oklahoma State Capitol. As the minutes go by, many Oklahomans are wondering what is being done by our lawmakers. In less than one week, the Legislature must present the state budget for the next fiscal year, which begins July 1. In February, state leaders announced that Oklahoma […]

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    Chambers urge Oklahoma lawmakers to kill transgender bill

    OKLAHOMA CITY- Chambers of commerce in Oklahoma’s two largest cities are urging state lawmakers to kill a bill that could require school districts to provide separate restrooms for students who object to sharing restrooms with transgender students. In a letter to lawmakers Monday, the presidents of both the Tulsa Regional Chamber and Greater Oklahoma City Chamber […]

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    Dog tests positive for meth, heroin

    A dog picked up during an arrest in California has tested positive for methamphetamine and heroin, authorities said. Tustin Police Lt. Robert Wright tells CNN the dog named Bubba was found in a hotel room after officers served an arrest warrant for Joshua West, 40, on March 22 in Orange County. Dog tests positive for […]

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    Police called after fight breaks out at pre-k graduation at elementary school

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – It was supposed to be a celebration to celebrate children’s accomplishments, but several parents were issued criminal trespassing warnings. On Friday, police and school security officers were called to James Dawson Elementary School after a fight broke out at the conclusion of a pre-k celebration. Huntsville City Schools spokesperson Keith Ward told […]

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    Cigarette tax, healthcare expansion set to die after lawmakers feud

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Fierce disagreements have likely killed two proposals favored by Gov. Mary Fallin and legislative leaders. House Speaker Jeff Hickman (R-Fairview) told reporters both options were off the table after a political standoff that climaxed in late night sessions. “We are indignant and frustrated with those people in charge who have helped create […]

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    “It is impossible to pass a test without a teacher,” Douglass High School students voice concerns during press conference

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s something  you don’t see every day. Douglass High School students took the podium to hold their own press conference, saying they are worried over how their school is treated by the Oklahoma City Public School District. The students were nudged to take action after a classroom discussion about the Civil Rights […]

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    Taliban leader likely killed in airstrike, U.S. official says

    WASHINGTON – A U.S. official said Saturday that Taliban leader Mullah Mansour was likely killed in an airstrike. The official said the strike occurred Saturday morning in a remote area of the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, southwest of the town of Ahmad Wal. The official said Mansour was the target of the strike, adding that a second […]

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    A note to child molesters: You too can serve more than 500 years behind bars

    A New York man admits to sex crimes against several children under the age of five – crimes that could land him behind bars for up to 550 years. Jason Kopp (click here to see his picture) pleaded guilty Friday morning to more than 22 counts, ranging from child exploitation, to child pornography possession and distribution, […]

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    Edmond Public Schools Board of Education to discuss budget reductions at special meeting

    EDMOND, Okla. – The Edmond Public Schools Board of Education announced they will have a special meeting to discuss the 2016-2017 budget cuts. Earlier this year, EPS said it was expecting $3.5-4 million in budget cuts for the 2016-2017 school year in the wake of the state budget crisis. Over the last several weeks, central office administrators […]