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Oklahoma City police say financial exploitation of seniors is on the rise. The department held a presentation at Health Living and Fitness Center Tuesday night to teach older residents about the latest scams and criminal schemes. Their main message to seniors: if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Never answer ...
OKLAHOMA CITY, Wednesday, March 28, 2018 – The Oklahoma City Thunder today announced that registration for Thunder Youth Basketball summer camps across the region is now open. The camps, presented by Cox Communications, will begin in June and will be held in locations across Oklahoma, ...

OKLAHOMA CITY – Amazon is shelling out some cash to help Oklahoma City students make the grade. The online retail giant is donating $10,000 toward robotic kits for F.D. Moon Academy students. Organizers say the donations will be used to boost the schools' STEM, science and engineering, programs ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City man was arrested after allegedly pointing a gun during a road rage incident. On Tuesday, around 1:30 p.m., two men were reportedly involved in a road rage incident on Broadway Extension. According to the police report, one man told police that he and the other ...
The truck hit a bridge and fell over. The car was coming in the opposite direction and then hit the overturned truck. According to officials, the truck driver was ejected and two passengers in the car were extricated. All three were taken to a hospital. The truck driver and one of the car passengers are in critical ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -- With seven games to go, ESPN's BPI playoff odds put the Oklahoma City Thunder at 97.5 percent to make the playoffs. But Carmelo Anthony said you can go ahead and make that an even 100 percent. "We'll be there. We'll be there," Anthony said on Wednesday. "I think we're confident enough to know ...

One person is dead following a wrong-way crash early Monday on an interstate in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that at approximately 1:20 a.m. March 26 a Chevrolet Sonic driven by 27-year-old Mason Lodge was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 44 near Classen when it ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – The weather is heating up and so is the OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show. Several of this year's ... Wine Village – Stroll through the Wine Village in the Bennett Event Center to sample and learn about some of the best wineries and vineyards in the region. • Foodieville Truck Rally ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. 100 million people across the United States suffer from chronic pain. Many of those patients depend on pain medication, like opiods for relief, but one Oklahoma doctor has an alternative to popping a pill. Bianca Fergeson faces every waking hour with debilitating pain. “I basically just ...
There will be events to participate in like the Easter Hat Parade, Egg Roll and the Bunny Hop along the Great Lawn. Moore Easter Egg Scramble: Starting this Saturday, March 24, the city of Moore will be hosting their annual Egg Scramble at Buck Thomas Park starting at 10 am. The city of Moore promises ...
Wizard World is coming back to Tulsa in 2018 after a one-year stay in Oklahoma City. ... Wizard World stages pop culture conventions around the country, including a 2017 show in Oklahoma City. Wizard World was expected to return to Oklahoma City later this year, but instead will come back to Tulsa.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities are searching for a man who allegedly broke into a bar and attempted to steal several bottles of liquor. Around 4:20 a.m. on March 19, officers were called to an alarm at Margarita Island. While on the way to the bar, the bar's general manager called dispatchers and said he ...
“I am thrilled to celebrate these four organizations that do so much for our community,” said Oklahoma City Mayor-Elect David Holt. “I also salute the many more who submitted ideas and I hope they'll continue to pursue their efforts. Our community needs their commitment. Google has also been a committed ...
BOSTON — Paul George is the perfect complementary player. That feels like an insult given our collective obsession with treating stardom as if its a zero-sum game, but it's meant as praise. George can do everything required of a superstar. He can not only score and create his own shot, he's also a ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Veterinarians at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Gardens say they have solved the mystery after an 18-year-old African lioness grew a small mane. Last month, zoo officials said they were looking into why Bridget, the zoo's 18-year-old African lioness, had suddenly spouted a ...
It's a story News 4 reported in February: a lioness at the Oklahoma City Zoo - growing a "mini mane." Since then, it's gone viral not just in the U.S. but across the globe. "We've had sort of the curious case of Bridget's mane," said director of Veterinary Services Jennifer D'Agostino. However, now zoo officials ...
It was a somber and shocked room, with Anthony left processing the final 20 seconds of the game -- and his two missed free throws with 8.4 seconds to go that would have sealed a seventh straight win for the Oklahoma City Thunder. Instead, Celtics forward Marcus Morris hit a 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left, Russell ...

OKLAHOMA CITY – A popular eyeglass shop is preparing to open its first store in Oklahoma later this week. Warby Parker announced that it will be ... To celebrate the grand opening, Warby Parker is releasing a limited-edition pair of Oklahoma City-exclusive sunglasses. Topper in jet black matte with flash ...
VIDEO: Police hope to identify couple behind scanner theft at Oklahoma City store. by Austin Prickett ... The Oklahoma City Police Department has released surveillance video from approximately 9:40 a.m. March 2 that shows a man and woman walking inside On-Cue, 5920 S. Western. The couple is believed to have stolen ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City firefighters battled a house fire on the city's northwest city early Monday morning. Just before 4 a.m. on Monday, Oklahoma City fire crews were called to a home near N.W. 5th and Portland after reports of smoke in the area. When firefighters arrived on the scene, they saw ...
Oklahoma City police want to find a person in connection to a deadly hit-and-run. Police say on Mar. 17 at 1:34 a.m., officers responded to a person being hit by a car in the 2000 block of S. Meridian Ave. Investigators learned a short time later the victim, 31-year-old Horacio Hernandez, was taken in a car to the Circle K on S.
Oklahoma City man's post goes viral about interaction with Oklahoma City police officer. ... A post going viral right now, showing a positive experience between a metro man and an Oklahoma City police officer. ... Officer Mitchell and Hill caught up with each other at Oklahoma City Police Headquarters Monday evening.
Ballet Oklahoma City will offer three different ballets by three different choreographers at its final performance of the season on April 13-15 at Civic Center Music Hall. Headlining the evening will be Jifi Kyli'an's Petite Mort, which is rarely allowed performance because of its intricate design. Second on the ...
Repeat DUI Offender Sentenced in Fatal Oklahoma City Crash. An Oklahoma man with four previous convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol has been sentenced to life in prison for a drunken driving crash that killed a woman and a foreign exchange student on New Year's Eve 2016. March 15 ...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police say two men found dead in Oklahoma City inside a sport utility vehicle that was reported stolen are believed to be homicide victims. Police Lt Jeff Spruill says the men were found Friday morning after a homeowner called police to report the SUV had crashed into a mailbox ...
A grass fire burns March 15 near N. Kelley and Hefner in Oklahoma City. ... A grass fire quickly spread and burned over 100 acres as well as several homes Thursday in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Fire Department reports that shortly before 2 p.m. a grass fire was reported in the 10000 block of N. Kelley. The fire has ...
On Nov. 10, the Clippers fell in Oklahoma City by a score of 120-111, allowing the Thunder to shoot 51 percent from the field and 42 percent from three. Then, on Jan. 4 at STAPLES Center, OKC defeated LA once again, 127-117. On that night, OKC shot 54 percent from the field and 44 percent from three.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Gas and Electric has responded to a power outage in and around downtown. The outage was reported at about 6:15 p.m. on Thursday. Soon after, the company said it had identified the issue and crews were working to restore the power. Outage affecting Downtown OKC and ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - Our world today runs on technology, and one Oklahoma City school is teaching students to embrace that technology to build a better future. When you walk into John Rex Charter Elementary in downtown Oklahoma City, you are stepping into the future of education. It's a beautiful school ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – After years of asking lawmakers for a teacher pay raise, it seems that the teachers are ready to take action. The Oklahoma Education Association is seeking a $10,000 pay raise for Oklahoma teachers over three years, a $5,000 pay raise for support professionals over three years, ...
“The selection of a superintendent is a crucial decision that affects the children, educators and families we serve and the community as a whole,” Oklahoma City Schools Board Chair Paula Lewis said. “I'm hopeful everyone interested in the school district's future will share their thoughts through the survey.”.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are searching for a man accused of burglarizing an Oklahoma City bar. Just before 4 a.m. on March 6th, a man reportedly broke into the Sidecar Bar at 1100 N. Broadway and stole over $1,800 worth of liquor. Police have released surveillance video from the burglary, hoping ...
According to Oklahoma City police records, 27-year-old Michelle Portillo, 39-year-old Nilsa Rodriguez and 30-year-old Abel Moreno Quinones were arrested in connection to the shooting death of Jose Cazares. Police say around 4:30 a.m. on Mar. 11, officers responded to reports of gunshots near N. McKinley Ave. and ...
“Through our Project Life Smoke Alarm Program, we provide long-life smoke alarms to those in our city who need them, and we install them as well to ensure that they are in the proper locations. All of this is completely free to our residents,” he added. Oklahoma City residents can request free smoke alarms ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are looking for two people who stole a vending machine at a south Oklahoma City business. It happened in the 8600 block of S. Western. The videos shows a man, with a bandanna around his neck, walk up to the vending machine and purchase a drink. He then walks away and ...
A person died Wednesday night after a shooting in northwest Oklahoma City, police officials said. The shooting was reported shortly after 8 p.m. near Northwest 122nd Street and North Pennsylvania Avenue, where police found a person with a gunshot wound inside a car. A witness told police that they saw ...
LINCOLN COUNTY, Okla. – Officials have identified a victim of a fatal, four-vehicle crash in Lincoln County. On Sunday afternoon, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said 29-year-old Raymond Lane of Oklahoma City was pronounced dead at the scene by a medical examiner from internal injuries. Lane was ...
An Oklahoma City man died in a four-vehicle crash on the Turner Turnpike in Lincoln County on Saturday. Troopers were called shortly before 10 p.m. to the westbound lanes of the turnpike near mile marker 158, less than a mile east of Wellston, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. A 2003 Honda ...
Brewer has always been an energetic, even high-strung performer, but he's rarely binged on 3s quite like he has during his start with Oklahoma City. Following a troubling start with the Thunder, when he had to play 12 minutes during a tough game in Portland after not even practicing or shooting around ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting west of midtown. Officers responded to a shooting call near North McKinley Avenue and Linwood Boulevard at approximately 4:30 a.m. Sunday. When police arrived, they found one victim on the ground with a single gunshot wound.
Free throws may have been the biggest problem for the Spurs, though. Their free throw attempt rate of just 8.1% was one of the lowest totals in the season this year, finishing a measly 4-of-7 from the line. Oklahoma City, on the other hand, was the aggressor all night, getting to the line for 24 attempts (though ...
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – A shooting occurred around 4:30 am near Linwood and McKinely sending one victim to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead. Officers received a call of shots being fired Sunday morning on the NW side of the city, they found the victim, a male, on the ground outside ...
This is the first year Hultgren has taken part in the Oklahoma City walk for the National Kidney Foundation. She wants to help educate the public about transplants and thank her friend. "It's awareness," Hickman said. "Awareness for Oklahoma City that we have people walking around here that need a kidney donor.".
Founded in 1904, Oklahoma City University is a non-profit, comprehensive, private United Methodist university that is consistently ranked among the best in its category. OCU students pursue academic excellence through a rigorous liberal arts & sciences core curriculum that focuses on their intellectual, ...
In order to beat a good team like the Thunder without their best player, the Spurs need great production from LaMarcus Aldridge, and tonight he was stymied by the Thunder's aggressive double teams and harassing defense. He's been the best player for the Spurs all year, but tonight he couldn't carry the ...
Oklahoma City police issued an Amber Alert early Saturday morning for an infant believed to be in immediate danger. Officials said the child was with her 17-year-old mother when the alert was issued. Police were concerned because the mother had been diagnosed with depression, has mental health ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -- There was something a little different about the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, and it goes deeper than just the tangible thing that they had a new starting shooting guard. Corey Brewer made his first start for the Thunder, taking the place of Josh Huestis, who had occupied the ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities say one-half of a couple accused of being a part of a prostitution ring is behind bars. On Thursday, officials announced that warrants had been issued for a man police say is “one of the most well-known pimps in Oklahoma City at one time,” 45-year-old Germaine Coulter, and ...
Authorities are on the hunt for a man who walked away from an Oklahoma City halfway house. The Oklahoma Department of Corrections reports that Dustin Cameron, 35, walked away from the Oklahoma City Transitional Center Feb. 27. He was serving time for carrying a firearm after a former felony conviction at the time he ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. ICE officials are asking for permission to build in Oklahoma City as the agency looks to open a new interrogation facility. According to the application sent into the City, the nearly 17,000 square foot facility would be near Meridian Avenue and Will Rogers Parkway just off Sovereign Row.


 

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