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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 […]

  • Life in MH17

    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 […]

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    In Your Corner: Letter raises eyebrows across metro

    OKLA. CITY – There are concerns over a letter popping up in mailboxes across the metro.   A viewer received one and asked our team to investigate where it came from. At first glance, you might think this letter is from a collection agency demanding your payment. They toss around names of popular big banks and […]

  • Weekly Weigh-In - Angela Baldwin

    She lost 127 pounds thanks to one dance class

    Angela Baldwin can pinpoint the day she changed the course of her life. Her friend invited her to a dance fitness class in March 2013. Baldwin tried to think of an excuse to skip it, but couldn’t come up with one so she reluctantly tagged along. At this point, the Prestonsburg, Kentucky, social worker weighed […]

  • ISIS crisis, botched execution and more on today’s Flash Point

    Today on Flash Point Kevin Ogle talks about the ISIS crisis. According to CNN, President Barack Obama will address the country Wednesday to explain to the nation “what our game plan is going forward” in the fight against ISIS. Also, Ogle talks about preachers preaching politics. Sitting in for Kirk Humphreys is Oklahoma Attorney General Scott […]

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    Oklahoma toddler found dead in bed; Stepmother arrested, accused of child abuse

    OKLAHOMA CITY  – Oklahoma City police are investigating a deadly case of alleged child abuse. Police say two-year-old Genshawn Cooper was found dead inside his home on Wednesday. The boy’s stepmother, Kindell Adair, 33, has now been arrested for child abuse. The toddler’s father, Marion Cooper, 38, found his son, face down on an air […]

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    Teen forced to wear ‘shame suit’ after violating dress code

    FLORIDA – A Jacksonville mother is accusing her daughter’s school of bullying. She says administrators forced her teen to wear a so-called “shame suit” after she violated the dress code. Miranda Larkin was wearing a pleaded skirt on the third day of school when she says she got “coded.” Her skirt, under Oakleaf High School […]