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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 ... police scams

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, ...
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 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 ...
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 ...

OKLAHOMA CITY -- With seven games to go, ESPN's BPI playoff odds put the OKLAHOMA CITY Thunder at 97.5 percent to reach the postseason. But Carmelo Anthony says 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 ...
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 ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Severe weather is in the forecast for Monday in the state. Monday's severe weather threat is low in almost the whole state minus the panhandle and parts of western Oklahoma. As of Monday morning, the severe threat is low but if a tornado does appear, it will most likely happen in the ...
Blazers injuries: Evan Turner (back), Jusuf Nurkić (back) and Ed Davis (right foot) are probable, Shabazz Napier (toe) is questionable, per Blazers' Casey Holdahl. OKC injuries: Andre Roberson is done for the season. The Gameday Thread Rules! There are a few extra rules we emphasize for Gameday ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Putting his head down and wiping his hands across the front of his jersey, Carmelo Anthony walked slowly off the court toward the tunnel after missing a potential game-tying 3 at the buzzer against the Portland Trail Blazers in a 108-105 loss on Sunday. It bookended what has been a tough week for ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. An overnight chase ended with officers searching for the driver and passenger in southwest Oklahoma City. The chase started in Newcastle on Highway 76. The suspect vehicle managed to drive north into southwest Oklahoma City. Tuttle, Chickasaw Lighthouse Tribal and Newcastle ...
Department of Corrections records indicate Ely was an inmate at the Oklahoma State Reformatory Work Center in Granite, located about 144 miles (232 kilometers) southwest of Oklahoma City. He disappeared Thursday while working at a golf course in Mangum, about 10 miles (16 kilometers) from the ...
Over the weekend, OCU Board of Trustees Chairman Dr. Ronald J. Norick announced Martha Burger would be the university's 18th president and first female president, starting July 1. “Martha Burger has a long history with OCU, receiving her MBA in 1992 and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters in ...
Jackson is a player who comes in and provides energy whether he's starting or subbing in, but he's someone I'm looking for to have a big game against Oklahoma City. If Jackson scores 20+ again tonight, he will pass Amare Stoudemire for sixth-most by any Suns rookie with 12. Will the Suns' frontcourt stay ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Drivers in Oklahoma City may be caught off-guard by a construction project on a busy highway. While the I-235 project is what most people are talking about, there's another construction area that could affect your weekend commute. Authorities with the Oklahoma Department of ...

"They went into the backyard to the residence across the street and they located the suspect," said Oklahoma City Police Capt. Bo Mathews. "The suspect came at them, he had a knife in his hand. They ordered him to drop it and then they shot him and one person used the taser." The officers involved in the ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Investigators say they have arrested a man in connection to a series of trailer thefts throughout the city. Officials with the Oklahoma City Police Department say they were able to identify 35-year-old Bradley Durbin as a potential suspect following an increase in trailer thefts. Authorities ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - One of the men accused in a violent home invasion and rape in Oklahoma City has been arrested. Just before 7:30 a.m. Monday, a woman was returning home to the Lakeside Village apartment complex in the 6300 block of W. Wilshire Blvd. after dropping off her children at school when ...
Swingman Corey Brewer plans to sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder upon clearing waivers Friday, his agent confirmed to The Associated Press. The Los Angeles Lakers waived Brewer after the two sides agreed to a contract buyout Wednesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY - More than three years ago, the Oklahoma City Council approved a plan to revitalize a large area of northeast Oklahoma City. Now, we're getting a glimpse into a multi-million dollar project with the help of a rap artist. Jabee Williams, a rapper from northeast Oklahoma City, has traveled ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – After Oklahoma City voters approved a sales tax increase to improve roads and streets, the Oklahoma City Council has approved the first projects. In September, Oklahoma City voters approved the Better Streets, Safer City package of bond and sales tax projects. The package includes ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Authorities responded to a reported shooting in Edmond, Saturday afternoon. Officials arrived at the scene near NW 178th and Meridian. Officials were originally called to the scene for a welfare check. According to preliminary reports, the case is being investigated as a suicide. Stay with ...
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Authorities responded to a shooting at an apartment complex in south Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City police arrived at the scene of the Cinnamon Square Apartments, near S. May and W I-240. According to police, one victim was shot in the leg. The victim was transported to the hospital ...
MOORE, Okla. - The shooting massacre at a South Florida high school Wednesday that left 17 people dead has left a number of Oklahoma City metro schools taking extra precautions after receiving a number of threats. Threats have been made to at least three metro school districts, including Oklahoma ...
The Thunder have only played in Oklahoma City since 2008, but the list of top scorers since the franchise relocated from Seattle has an interesting mix of both journeymen and future Hall-of-Famers. Only accruing nine-plus seasons of statistics, the Oklahoma City Thunder era of the Seattle-OKC franchise ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - Even though Leva Caroline Drummond posted bond, she didn't answer her door on Friday. Drummond was arrested after federal agents raided her home Wednesday and found loaded weapons. “She's a great neighbor,” said David Bennett. “Been very friendly; works in the yard when ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – One person is dead and three others are seriously hurt after a violent home invasion in southwest Oklahoma City. Shortly after midnight, two suspects reportedly busted into a home near S.W. 15th and Pennsylvania and began shooting at the people inside the home. Neighbor ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City Fire Department welcomed two new adorable members to their fire family. On Thursday, fire officials accepted two life-saving canines from Ground Zero K9 Emergency Training Center. Officials say that the department now has eight dogs who are able to find live ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma City Public Schools teacher was arrested Thursday on a warrant for felony gun charges. According to online booking records, Leva Caroline Drummond, 45, was arrested by Oklahoma City Police and booked in to the Oklahoma County Jail Thursday morning on three ...
In fact, Donovan's club broke an Oklahoma City record with 17 made three-pointers, including three by Patrick Patterson off the bench. After taking zero shots on Tuesday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Thunder made a concerted effort to put Patterson in must-shoot situations. “I just thought we ...
'Hamilton' coming to Oklahoma City, Tulsa in 2019. Posted 1:47 ... Last year, Oklahoma City leaders ended their relationship with Celebrity Attractions. Instead ... As a result of the move, Oklahoma City was forced to pay Celebrity Attractions $500,000 and the Civic Center Foundation had to pay $400,000.
David Holt of Oklahoma City (now Mayor-elect Holt) represented the 30th Senate District since 2010. In the Senate, David was a diligent legislator focused on the most important issues facing Oklahoma families. He has authored 72 pieces of legislation that have become law, and has been especially noted ...
While the Grizzlies are still reeling from their last loss on Sunday, they'll face the same OKC Thunder team tonight in the FedExForum. And despite the fact that it's Valentine's Day, there will be no love shown between these two rivals. After everyone recovered from the shock that Tyreke Evans was still a ...
"This is somebody we want to get identified before he actually hurts somebody," said Oklahoma City Police Msgt. Gary Knight. In all of the robberies, the victims told police they either heard a gun "racked" or he pointed the pistol at his victims. Police reports show the suspect will tell the clerks to act calm if a customer comes ...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Police are looking for several suspects who attempted to rob a local ice house, and took the door off it's hinges. It happened at Sparkle Ice House in the 1000 block of SE 29th. According to police, the suspects used a concrete saw to cut their way through the door hinges and made ...
By the end of this year, the city hopes residents will take advantage of the $131 million project and fill the streetcars as a new way to travel across downtown Oklahoma City. The east-west loop will run a little over two miles connecting the Chesapeake Energy Arena, Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, Cox ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – In a true landslide, with almost 80% of the vote, David Holt will become the first new mayor in Oklahoma City in 14 years. David Holt won a majority of the votes and will be sworn into a four-year term as Mayor on April 10. He had 78% of the votes. He went up against Taylor M. Neighbors ...
In 2013, the Oklahoma City-City Council first voted to move forward with a proposed streetcar project throughout downtown Oklahoma City. Almost five years later, the project is almost complete. Our partners at OKCTalk report that the first streetcar is on its way to Oklahoma City from Pennsylvania.
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City-County Health Department is reminding the public to get a flu shot this season if you have not done so already. So far this year, officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that 129 people have died from the flu since September. Four of those deaths ...
OKLAHOMA CITY- Celebrity power couple, Giuliana and Bill Rancic were in Oklahoma City last night at the Criterion to share their life stories and to inspire Oklahomans. Giuliana is a popular cable television host and Bill appeared on the first season of the hit NBC show, The Apprentice with Donald Trump.
12th fatal fire of 2018 in Oklahoma City claims a life ... lay your head at night, whether it be a home or an apartment or even a travel trailer, we would still stress the importance of having a working smoke alarm any place that you lay your head," said Benny Fulkerson with the Oklahoma City Fire Department.
OKLAHOMA CITY – In less than a week, residents in Oklahoma City will be heading to the polls to choose the next mayor. Last year, long-time Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett announced that he would not seek re-election. Instead, he announced his plans to run for governor. Cornett has served as ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - Police discovered a massive amount of marijuana as it was being transported in a minivan on I-40. The Oklahoma City Police Highway Interdiction Unit found 227 pounds of marijuana in Armando Martinez's rented Dodge Caravan. Officers saw him traveling eastbound on I-40, ...
Oklahoma City police say one man is in the hospital after being shot early Friday morning. Police say the shooting happened just after midnight outside a 7-11 near SW 29th and May. According to investigators, the two men involved reportedly knew each other, but no one is in custody at this time. The victim was transported ...
They actually looked at Oklahoma City before Tulsa. Tulsa jumped ahead of us. Then, they put Oklahoma City on hold,” Rainbolt said. The City of Oklahoma City confirmed with News 4 they have been talking to Costco for the past three years. There were earlier rumors Costco wanted to move into Quail ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – If you are looking for a quick way to get to the Lone Star State, Oklahoma residents will now have another way to head south of the Red River. Via Airlines announced that it will be adding three new nonstop flights from Austin, Texas, including two in the Sooner State. On Friday, the ...
OKLAHOMA CITY – One person was killed after a travel trailer caught fire in southeast Oklahoma City. Around 12:20 a.m., firefighters were called to reports of a fire in the 1000 block of S.E. 26th St. When fire crews arrived, they found a 20' bumper-pull travel trailer that was parked in the street was fully ...
OKLAHOMA CITY - It will take $235 million to renovate the First National Center in downtown Oklahoma City. It's a hefty price to preserve this downtown landmark, but the owners say they are getting some help from tax credits. It cost more than $3 million to build the impressive structure back in the early ...


 

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