• Family of Bartlesville man shot by police files lawsuit

    Family of Bartlesville man shot by police files lawsuit - June 03, 2020

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The family of a man shot and killed by a Bartlesville police officer in 2019 have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city and two of its officers. The lawsuit was file...

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  • Oklahoma tests 35,800 nursing home residents, workers

    Oklahoma tests 35,800 nursing home residents, workers - June 03, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Kevin Stitt says that state health officials in May tested more than 35,800 residents and staff at nursing homes across the state for COVID-19. That number announced on Tue...

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  • Judge gives control of Joe Exotic’s zoo to Carole Baskin

    Judge gives control of Joe Exotic’s zoo to Carole Baskin - June 02, 2020

    WYNNEWOOD, Okla. (AP) — A federal judge in Oklahoma has awarded ownership of the zoo made famous in Netflix’s “Tiger King” docuseries to Joe Exotic’s chief rival. U.S. District Judge Scot...

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  • Survey shows business leaders optimistic despite coronavirus

    Survey shows business leaders optimistic despite coronavirus - June 02, 2020

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey in a nine-state region of the Midwest and Plains suggests that business leaders are optimistic that the economy will start to recover later this year despite the ongo...

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  • Pickup drives through Tulsa protesters, several injured

    Pickup drives through Tulsa protesters, several injured - June 02, 2020

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Two people were taken to the hospital and several others were injured after a pickup truck drove through a crowd gathered on a Tulsa interstate protesting the death of George Flo...

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  • Oklahoma group submits signatures for sentencing question

    Oklahoma group submits signatures for sentencing question - June 02, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group seeking to reduce Oklahoma's high incarceration rate has delivered more than 260,000 signatures as part of its effort to get a state question on the ballot. Volunteer...

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  • Oklahoma medical marijuana sales continue to smash records

    Oklahoma medical marijuana sales continue to smash records - June 02, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Numbers from the Oklahoma Tax Commission show that sales of medical marijuana in Oklahoma are continuing to smash records. Figures released on Monday show medical marijuana sale...

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  • Oklahoma Governor activates National Guard after protests

    Oklahoma Governor activates National Guard after protests - June 02, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt is activating the National Guard and Oklahoma Highway Patrol after two days of protests in the state's two largest cities. Stitt said in a statement...

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  • Oklahoma health agency to no longer release detailed data

    Oklahoma health agency to no longer release detailed data - June 02, 2020

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Department of Health is no longer releasing specific information about COVID-19 infections and deaths in nursing homes, cities or by zip code. Agency offic...

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  • Sen. Lankford Issues Open Letter: Tulsa Massacre

    Sen. Lankford Issues Open Letter: Tulsa Massacre - June 01, 2020

    Dear Oklahoma friends and neighbors: Ninety-nine years ago—almost to the day, North Tulsa/Greenwood was on fire. Today, South Minneapolis is on fire. We have made great progress in the last centu...

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