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    Oklahoma City Community College preparing for $3 million in budget cuts

    OKLAHOMA CITY – As state agencies across Oklahoma are dealing with drastic budget cuts, a local community college is announcing what will be eliminated next year. Oklahoma City Community College announced that it is preparing for $3 million in cuts for next fiscal year, which begins July 1. Administrators say some of those funds will […]

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    George Zimmerman reportedly selling gun used to kill Trayvon Martin

    George Zimmerman was set to auction the gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin four years ago, he told a Florida TV station. But mysteriously, when the auction was slated to begin, the weapon vanished from the website, replaced by a note that read, “Sorry, but the item you have requested is no longer in the […]

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    72-year-old woman gives birth through IVF

    AMRITSAR, India – A 72-year-old Indian woman says her life is now complete after giving birth to a healthy baby boy. Daljinder Kaur and her 79-year-old husband, Mohinder Singh Gill, conceived though IVF treatment, The Guardian reports. “God heard our prayers. My life feels complete now,” Kaur said. “I am looking after the baby all by myself. […]

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    Metro woman shares dramatic weight loss success story, how did she do it?

    NORMAN, Okla. – Last fall, we first told you about a new way to trim your waistline – the Orbera weight loss balloon procedure, which promised great results without invasive surgery. To see how the method worked, Rhonda Hickman agreed to let us follow her on a very personal journey to lose weight and change her […]

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    Metro woman shares dramatic weight loss success story; How did she do it?

    NORMAN, Okla. – Last fall, we first told you about a new way to trim your waistline – the Orbera weight loss balloon procedure, which promised great results without invasive surgery. To see how the method worked, Rhonda Hickman agreed to let us follow her on a very personal journey to lose weight and change her […]

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    Photos: Severe storms bring tornadoes, hail to Oklahoma

    As storms moved through the state, heavy rain, hail and even tornadoes formed throughout central and southern Oklahoma. In Garvin County, officials confirm there is at least one fatality as a result of the storms. Also, several homes and buildings were damaged or destroyed as the tornado moved through the area. Officials in Johnston County […]

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    Hijab-wearing student labeled as ‘Isis’ in high school yearbook

    Rancho Cucamonga, Ca. – Bayan Zehlif is not Isis. Or ISIS. But that’s how the Muslim student discovered she was identified as in the latest edition of the yearbook at her California high school. The 11th-grader posted a photo of her yearbook photo to Twitter, saying only, “I guess I’m Isis in the yearbook …” […]

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    London elects Sadiq Khan, first Muslim mayor, after ugly campaign

    LONDON – Sadiq Khan, a practicing Muslim and Labour Party politician, has been elected mayor of London, marking a political milestone in the Western world. Londoners voted in Khan, 45, as the first Muslim mayor of a major Western capital city. He will take office in a metropolis where his fellow Muslims comprise about 12 […]

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    Numerous attend U.S.A. Olympic Trials at Oklahoma City Riversport Rapids

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The Road to Rio Tour was more like the river to Rio on Saturday. Beautiful weather brought out some of America’s most promising 2016 Olympic Summer hopefuls to the new Oklahoma City Riversport Rapids near downtown. The premiere white water rafting and kayaking facility is hosting the Road to Rio Tour in conjunction with […]

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    Teen plays paintball for first time, suffers unheard of injury

    LONDON – When an 18-year-old arrived at a London emergency room with severe abdominal pain, no appetite, and a fever, doctors recognized the symptoms of appendicitis and scheduled an emergency surgery. They were in for a shock. Once the teen had been cut open, doctors at North Middlesex University Hospital were “very surprised to see […]

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    California raises smoking age to 21

    California has passed legislation raising its smoking age from 18 to 21 for most of its citizens. Gov. Jerry Brown signed a series of bills Wednesday, which also place new restrictions on where people can smoke and the sale of electronic cigarettes. “[These laws] will save countless lives, reduce astronomical costs to the health care […]