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  • Police investigate fatal officer-involved shooting in southeast Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting the southeast side. The shooting was reported around 6 p.m. Monday near SE 44th and Shields. Police said an armed robbery suspect was shot and died. Three officers were put on paid administrative leave. No other details have been released at this time.

  • Utah father, 9-year-old son killed in barn fire were inseparable, family says

    PROVO, Utah – A Utah father and his 9-year-old son have died together, trapped in a stall during a barn fire, family members told KSTU. The blaze started around 1:30 a.m. Monday morning, and neighbors said they quickly raced to the farm to save the animals. “Me and a couple other guys were running into the stalls, pulling goats out of them,” said Preston Arnoldsen, who lives down the street and said his uncle owns the farm. Flames tore through three […]

  • Photo of Wisconsin students posing in apparent Nazi salute sparks outrage, investigation

    BARABOO, Wis. – A photo showing a group of male, mostly white Wisconsin high school students with their arms raised in what appear to be Nazi salutes has sparked a district investigation and criticism from a Holocaust memorial group. The image of students in the Baraboo School District in Wisconsin was originally posted on the @GoBaraboo parody account with the caption “We even got the black kid to throw it up.” But, the picture, which was tagged #Barabooproud, has since […]

  • Police investigate after man shot in northeast Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are investigating after man has been shot in the northeast side. The shooting was reported around 7:30 p.m. on Monday in the 1700 block of NE 55th Street. Police said the man who was shot has no life-threatening injuries and there is no suspect information yet. No other details have been released at this time.

  • 1 dies after officer-involved shooting in Muskogee restaurant

    MUSKOGEE, Okla. – Police in eastern Oklahoma said a man has died after an officer shot him inside a Muskogee restaurant. Authorities said the shooting occurred shortly after 2 p.m. Monday at I Don’t Care Bar and Grill in Muskogee, about 45 miles (72 kilometers) southeast of Tulsa. The Muskogee Police Department said officers went to the eatery to arrest a man for outstanding warrants. Authorities said an officer was attempting to handcuff the man when he turned and pulled […]

  • Police shoot, kill black security guard detaining suspect after Illinois bar shooting

    ROBBINS, Ill. — Police shot and killed an armed, black security guard who was detaining a suspect after several people were shot early Sunday morning at a suburban Illinois bar, witnesses told WGN. Jemel Roberson, 26, was shot dead by a Midlothian police officer responding to a shooting about 4 a.m. Sunday inside Manny’s Blue Room Bar in Robbins, Illinois. Witnesses said officers shot at the wrong man. “Everybody was screaming out ‘Security!’ He was a security guard,” said witness […]

  • Elephants evolve to not grow tusks, thwarting poachers

    How can elephants fend off ivory poachers? By never growing tusks at all. Some 32 percent of female elephants in Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park are now born tuskless — a far cry from the 2 percent to 4 percent naturally occurring in Africa’s wild, per research published in National Geographic. Thousands of Gorongosa elephants were slaughtered for ivory to fund the nation’s long civil war, leaving just 200 females, half of whom are tuskless; now, their female offspring are following suit. […]

  • Veteran died with no family, so other vets showed up for funeral in Tennessee

    NASHVILLE – The Tennessee community came together Friday to make sure an unclaimed veteran would not be forgotten, according to WTVF. Large crowds turned out on a rainy morning to pay their respects to Leo Stokley, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Stokley died Sunday at the Waters of Cheatham in Ashland City. He was 69 years old. Stokley served in the United States Marine Corps and did a tour of duty in Vietnam. After Stokley’s passing, he had no family to attend […]

  • UPDATE: Silver alert canceled after missing 70-year-old Oklahoma man found safe

    UPDATE: Officials said Willis Sapp has been found and is safe. — PRYOR, Okla. – A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 70-year-old Oklahoma man. Willis Sapp, a Native American, was last seen around 11 a.m. on Friday in the 200 block of South Mayes Street in Pryor. He was wearing black sweats, a green T-shirt and house shoes. Sapp’s vehicle is a white 1997 Ford F-150 with Oklahoma tag ‘226’ through the United Keetoowah Band tribe. If you […]

  • Multiple vehicles involved in crash in northwest Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Multiple vehicles have been involved in a crash in the northwest side. The crash was reported around 3 p.m. on Friday in the 3200 block of Quail Springs Parkway. Officials said at least two vehicles were damaged as a result. No other details, including any injuries or a cause, have been released at this time.

  • Utah teen forced to change shirt showing Marilyn Monroe’s bare shoulder

    SOUTH OGDEN, Utah — A Utah mom is frustrated after she said her daughter was forced to change shirts at school for a dress code violation, apparently over the famous person depicted on the shirt. When the mother asked the school why the sweatshirt violated the code, their explanation left her in disbelief. Katie Fabert said her daughter loves Marilyn Monroe and owns a couple of sweatshirts with the female American icon on them. The 13-year old wears the sweatshirts […]