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  • SAE

    Sigma Alpha Epsilon is no stranger to scandal and sanctions

    (CNN) — Sigma Alpha Epsilon is under fire for a video showing party-bound fraternity members singing a racist chant. SAE’s national chapter suspended the students, but University of Oklahoma President David Boren took it a step further, saying the university’s affiliation with the fraternity is permanently done. The news is shocking, but it’s not the […]

  • Planet Fitness, Source: Planet Fitness Twitter page

    Woman loses Planet Fitness membership for complaints against transgender woman

    (CNN) — A Michigan woman lost her Planet Fitness membership over the “inappropriate” manner in which she complained about a transgender woman in the locker room, a gym spokeswoman said. Yvette Cormier’s membership was not canceled for simply raising the issue, “as we welcome all feedback from our members,” said McCall Gosselin, director of public […]

  • narcissism

    Men or women: Study determines which sex is more narcissistic

    When you think about narcissism, you may think of women spending hours in front a mirror. With makeup, clothes and hair products, it may seem obvious which sex is more narcissistic. However, researchers at the University of Buffalo School of Management say that is not the case. They analyzed three decades worth of studies, articles, dissertations […]

  • Cups of Coffee

    Coffee is practically a health food: Myth or fact?

    (CNN) — Myth or fact? Coffee is good for you. If you chose fact, you’re right. New studies this week add to dozens more reporting the health benefits of coffee, including protection from type 2 diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, liver disease, prostate cancer, Alzheimer’s, computer back pain and more. But if you chose myth, you’d also […]

  • earthquake

    Officials taking proactive step to protect Oklahomans who buy earthquake insurance

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Insurance Department is taking a proactive step to protect Oklahomans who buy earthquake insurance. Today the Department released a bulletin to property and casualty insurance companies to address important issues surrounding earthquake insurance. “Oklahomans need to know what they are buying. Insurers need to know my expectations regarding the interpretation […]

  • mentos and coke

    Viewers divided on viral Mentos and Coke video

    When you were in school, you probably remember a time or two when you sneakily put a Mentos mint in a bottle of Coca-Cola. The result? A big mess. What happens when a man attaches Mentos all over his body and jumps into a bathtub of Coke? Not what you think. After watching the video, […]

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    Samsung unveils beautiful new Galaxy S6

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Samsung set out to build a better looking line of Galaxy phones this year, and it definitely achieved its goal. The Samsung #GalaxyS6 has arrived. http://t.co/L64btQr9gX pic.twitter.com/bShVd72wmt — SamsungMobile (@SamsungMobile) March 1, 2015 The South Korean electronics company unveiled the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge on Sunday afternoon at Mobile […]

  • jonbenet

    JonBenet Ramsey case: 9 things ex-police chief just revealed about the investigation

    (HLN) — It’s easy to feel a little sad for Mark Beckner, the former Boulder, Colorado, police chief and Reddit newbie who did an Ask Me Anything segment this weekend, unaware that his answers were accessible to the entire world. Beckner was the police chief during the JonBenet Ramsey case.  The 6-year-old beauty queen was […]

  • Kevin Durant 3

    Kevin Durant Has Procedure on Foot, Out at Least a Week

    Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant will be out at least a week after undergoing a procedure on his right foot to alleviate soreness that’s been bothering him in recent weeks. The Thunder issued a statement on Sunday afternoon, February 22 addressing Durant’s situation. Thunder executive vice president and general manager Sam Presti was quoted […]

  • Generic School Classroom / Education

    State Board of Education postpones a portion of teacher evaluations to strengthen process

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma State Board of Education voted unanimously on Thursday to postpone one element of the quantitative portion of the state’s Teacher and Leader Effectiveness (TLE) system that has recently been discredited by research. As a result of the board vote, Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) and Student Outcome Objectives (SOOs) will not […]

  • zoo animals

    Zoo animals poisoned in Nevada

    RENO, Nev. (KRNV) — New tests confirm animals at Reno, Nevada’s Animal Ark ingested two different kinds of heavy sedatives. This comes after the death of two animals at the wildlife sanctuary. The lab tests reveal the sedatives, Pentobarbital and Phenytoin, that are used for euthanasia were found in the urine of Jamar, the cheetah […]