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    Which presidential candidate gets the most money from Oklahoma?

    Although online fundraising democratized the money-grabbing business in politics, some places are known for being cash cows — and yes, we are looking at you, New York and California. But with White House hopefuls hailing from all corners of the country this cycle, some states are playing an outsized role in campaign finance. InsideGov wanted […]

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    Tulsa woman accused of embezzling from oil industry company

    CLAREMORE, Okla. -A Tulsa woman faces embezzlement charges after being accused of using credit cards of an oil-field services company to make more than $16,000 worth of personal transactions. Authorities say 55-year-old Mary Patrice Hudson used two credit cards issued by the company, Baker Hughes, for more than 250 purchases between May 2012 and June […]

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    ATM and overdraft fees top $6 billion at America’s big 3 banks

    NEW YORK — Ever taken out cash from an ATM machine and gotten socked with a $3 fee (or worse)? You probably weren’t thrilled about that. Nobody likes those fees. Except banks. America’s three biggest banks — JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo — earned more than $6 billion just from ATM and […]

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    911 dispatcher reprimanded after allegedly ignoring emergency call to order pizza

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – When you call 911, it usually means you need help immediately. However, employees at a Fort Lauderdale optometrist’s office say their calls for help went unanswered. According to WSVN, a young man suffered a seizure at the office and passed out. When employees called 911, they never got through and didn’t […]

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    British lawmakers to debate banning Donald Trump from UK for ‘hate speech’

    LONDON  — For Donald Trump, in politics as in life, it seems the only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about. But Monday, the Republican presidential candidate will enter unfamiliar territory, even by his larger-than-life standards, when members of the British Parliament hold a debate over a petition calling for the […]

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    Three Americans freed by Iran headed back home

    Officials say it will be a few days before three Americans, who were freed in a prison swap with Iran, will arrive on U.S. soil. The families of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, Marine veteran Amir Hekmati and Christian pastor Saeed Abedini confirmed that they were among five U.S. prisoners who were released in Iran. […]

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    Oklahoma gas station posts message to CNG customers, lowers prices

    MOORE, Okla. – Just two years ago, many drivers were feeling a bit of pain when visiting a gas pump. As a result of gas prices nearing $4 a gallon, some drivers decided to convert their vehicles to run on compressed natural gas. This last year, things changed drastically. Gas prices dropped significantly to under […]

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    Chipotle to briefly close all restaurants on Feb. 8 for company-wide meeting

    NEW YORK — Chipotle is shutting down all its stores nationwide for a few hours next month to hold staff meetings about food safety. The meeting will occur on February 8. Chipotle has suffered from several outbreaks of E. coli , salmonella and norovirus that poisoned customers and caused its stock price to plunge more […]

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    INTEGRIS announces partnership with renowned Mayo Clinic

    OKLAHOMA CITY – There is now a collaboration between the largest health care system in the state and the Mayo Clinic Care Network based out of Minnesota. INTEGRIS physicians will now have access to a specific online portal. Information they ask for will go directly to an expert at Mayo Clinic. No other hospital network […]

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    WHO declares West Africa Ebola-free, warns further flare-ups possible

    The World Health Organization declared an end Thursday to the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa. But, the global health organization cautioned that Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone remain at high risk for additional small outbreaks of the disease and must remain vigilant. For now, the WHO said in a statement, “all known chains of […]

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    Class-action lawsuit claims EOS lip balm damages skin

    A class-action lawsuit claims the popular lip balm by EOS causes skin to crack, bleed and blister, according to WGN. The plaintiff in the suit, Rachael Cronin, said, within hours of applying the balm, her lips felt like “sandpaper.” So, she applied more. As a result, Cronin said her lips started cracking, flaking and bleeding, creating blisters and rashes, which lasted […]