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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Fallin's general counsel resigns amid execution inquiryThe general counsel for Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin resigned Thursday amid a gran
Fallin's general counsel resigns amid execution inquiry
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 13 hours ago
The general counsel for Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin resigned Thursday amid a grand jury investigation into how the wrong drug was delivered for the state's last two scheduled executions. Fallin spokesman Michael McNutt confirmed Mullins stepped down... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Governor's legal counsel resigns four months after testifying before grand juryGov. Mary Fallin's legal counsel Steve Mullins, who testified before a state gr
Governor's legal counsel resigns four months after testifying before grand jury
The Oklahoman / Posted 14 hours ago
Gov. Mary Fallin's legal counsel Steve Mullins, who testified before a state grand jury investigating an execution drug mix-up, resigned Thursday. Mullins has served as the governor's general counsel since February 2012. His last day in the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
2 charged with injury to child in burns to Houston girl, 4Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struckSheriff's Dept.: Woma
2 charged with injury to child in burns to Houston girl, 4
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Sheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struckSheriff's Dept.: Woman dead being stranded on I-25, struck Authorities say a woman got hit by a vehicle and is dead after she argued with her boyfriend and was stranded on Interstate 25 south... Read more
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The Oklahoman
U.S. Supreme Court grants stay on implementing Clean Power PlanThe U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday halted implementation of the Clean Power Plan
U.S. Supreme Court grants stay on implementing Clean Power Plan
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday halted implementation of the Clean Power Plan, granting a stay sought by Oklahoma and more than two dozen other states, utilities and coal companies. The court ruled 5-4 to reverse an earlier decision by the U.S.... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commi
Ethics commission plan gains momentum in New Mexico
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
New Mexico is moving closer than ever to creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finance activities... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power PlanOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is praising the U.S
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power Plan
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 2 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is praising the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to temporarily block President Barack Obama's plan to cut power plant emissions. Oklahoma is one of 27 states suing to halt implementation of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power PlanFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power Plan
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma City police investigating double slaying at homeFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New
Oklahoma City police investigating double slaying at home
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
Feds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fightFeds plan outreach to New Mexico youth in opioid fight Federal law enforcement officials are citing a rise in drug overdose deaths in New Mexico as the FBI and Drug Enforcement Administration... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power PlanOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is praising the U.S
Oklahoma AG praises ruling to block Clean Power Plan
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is praising the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to temporarily block President Barack Obama's plan to cut power plant emissions. Oklahoma is one of 27 states suing to halt implementation of... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Officers Bust Man At Motel For Suspected Sex TraffickingTulsa’s vice squad arrested a man they say was looking for some underage girls
Tulsa Officers Bust Man At Motel For Suspected Sex Trafficking
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
Tulsa’s vice squad arrested a man they say was looking for some underage girls to work as prostitutes for him. Police said the man came to the Tulsa motel from Oklahoma City and thought he was going to meet a 15 and a 16 year old girl that he wanted... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Former Lincoln County judge pleads guilty to embezzlementA former Lincoln County associate district judge has pleaded guilty to embezzle
Former Lincoln County judge pleads guilty to embezzlement
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 days ago
A former Lincoln County associate district judge has pleaded guilty to embezzlement, Attorney General Scott Pruitt announced. Craig Key pleaded guilty Friday to 24 counts in 11 filed cases and has received a 10-year jail sentence. He will serve the... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Oklahoma Attorney General files medicaid fraud charges against Hugo counselorHUGO, Okla. -- A licensed professional counselor from Hugo is accused of defrau
Oklahoma Attorney General files medicaid fraud charges against Hugo counselor
KXII Sherman / Posted 8 days ago
HUGO, Okla. -- A licensed professional counselor from Hugo is accused of defrauding medicaid. Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt filed fraud charges against Adeline Youngblood, 36, this week. He says she billed Medicaid nearly $24,000 for... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Getting executions right is focus for Oklahoma AG's officeFIVE executions are now pending in Oklahoma, after the state Court of Criminal
Getting executions right is focus for Oklahoma AG's office
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 days ago
FIVE executions are now pending in Oklahoma, after the state Court of Criminal Appeals agreed last week to hold off on setting execution dates for two more death row inmates. The move by the court was proper and not surprising. That's because the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Student makes most of experience at Oklahoma Christian UniversityOklahoma Christian University junior Aubree Hughes is all about the college exp
Student makes most of experience at Oklahoma Christian University
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 days ago
Oklahoma Christian University junior Aubree Hughes is all about the college experience. The Tuttle native said she knew she wanted to be part of the OC community and has never regretted her decision. Her older brother Austin went to Oklahoma... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Business as usual not an option in 2016 Oklahoma legislative sessionLAWMAKERS convene Monday facing a state budget shortfall of at least $900 milli
Business as usual not an option in 2016 Oklahoma legislative session
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
LAWMAKERS convene Monday facing a state budget shortfall of at least $900 million. As a result, any legislation considered this year must fall into one of two categories: serious policy measures that provide a meaningful benefit to Oklahomans, and... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma, 28 other states seek stay in appeal of EPA's Clean Power PlanOklahoma and 28 other states filed an appeal Tuesday with the U.S. Supreme Cour
Oklahoma, 28 other states seek stay in appeal of EPA's Clean Power Plan
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
Oklahoma and 28 other states filed an appeal Tuesday with the U.S. Supreme Court, asking it to grant a delay in the implementation of the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan to reduce greenhouse gases from generating plants. The long-shot bid... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Oklahoma Attorney General stops in AdaADA, Okla.- Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt spoke with Ada Area Chamber
Oklahoma Attorney General stops in Ada
KXII Sherman / Posted 16 days ago
ADA, Okla.- Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt spoke with Ada Area Chamber of Commerce members, city councilors and other community members about a variety of topics ranging from immigration to crime prevention to fraud and beyond at Mojo's... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Advocates For LGBTQ Rights Fight Proposed BillsOK Attorney General Asking For Less Money In 2016OK Attorney General Asking For
Advocates For LGBTQ Rights Fight Proposed Bills
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 16 days ago
OK Attorney General Asking For Less Money In 2016OK Attorney General Asking For Less Money In 2016 Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt is asking state officials not to appropriate operations funds for his office in the coming fiscal year,... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Death Row Inmates Exhaust Appeals ProcessTwo more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their appeals and are ready
Oklahoma Death Row Inmates Exhaust Appeals Process
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 17 days ago
Two more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their appeals and are ready to have execution dates set once the state finishes its investigation into drug mix-ups during the last two lethal injections. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
2 more death row inmates await execution dates amid probeOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Two more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their a
2 more death row inmates await execution dates amid probe
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 17 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Two more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their appeals and are ready to have execution dates set once the state finishes its investigation into drug mixups during the last two lethal injections. The Oklahoma Court of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2 more death row inmates await execution dates amid probeOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Two more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their a
2 more death row inmates await execution dates amid probe
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Two more Oklahoma death row inmates have exhausted their appeals and are ready to have execution dates set once the state finishes its investigation into drug mixups during the last two lethal injections. The Oklahoma Court of... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Ex-Oklahoma Prisons Director Testifies On Execution ProblemsThe Oklahoma Department of Corrections' former director has testified again bef
Ex-Oklahoma Prisons Director Testifies On Execution Problems
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 20 days ago
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections' former director has testified again before a multicounty state grand jury that is investigating problems with the state's last two scheduled executions. The grand jury is investigating, at the request of... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Ex-Oklahoma prisons director testifies on execution problemsOKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma Department of Corrections' former director has te
Ex-Oklahoma prisons director testifies on execution problems
KXII Sherman / Posted 20 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma Department of Corrections' former director has testified again before a multicounty state grand jury that is investigating problems with the state's last two scheduled executions. The Oklahoman reports that Robert... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Court rejects Oklahoma's effort to stay Clean Power PlanOklahoma and more than two dozen other states were dealt a setback Thursday in
Court rejects Oklahoma's effort to stay Clean Power Plan
The Oklahoman / Posted 21 days ago
Oklahoma and more than two dozen other states were dealt a setback Thursday in their challenge to the Obama administration's Clean Power Plan as a three-judge appellate panel declined to halt implementation of the rule to cut greenhouse gas emissions... Read more
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The Oklahoman
President Obama's water rule veto stays as GOP override votes dry upWASHINGTON — Senate Republicans failed Thursday to revive legislation that woul
President Obama's water rule veto stays as GOP override votes dry up
The Oklahoman / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans failed Thursday to revive legislation that would prevent the federal government from regulating more of the nation's water. President Barack Obama vetoed the GOP bill earlier this week, saying his administration's... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, Pope Francis following Texas execution caseAustrian Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna, president of the executive cou
Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, Pope Francis following Texas execution case
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
Austrian Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna, president of the executive council of the World Apostolic Congress on Mercy, has taken the work of mercy of visiting prisoners to heart by corresponding with Richard Masterson, who is scheduled to be... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Supreme Court to decide whether Obama's immigration order exceeds authorityWASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether President
Supreme Court to decide whether Obama's immigration order exceeds authority
The Oklahoman / Posted 23 days ago
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to decide whether President Barack Obama exceeded his authority and shirked his constitutional duties by shielding about 4 million illegal immigrants from deportation. The Obama administration asked... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Former Rogers County commissioner faces embezzlement charges in OklahomaA former Rogers County commissioner accused of using county property for his pe
Former Rogers County commissioner faces embezzlement charges in Oklahoma
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
A former Rogers County commissioner accused of using county property for his personal use was arrested Friday, authorities said. Kirt Lannon Thacker, 45, of Inola, reportedly directed a county employee to deliver a bulldozer, track hoe and portable... Read more
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The Oklahoman
U.S. Supreme Court rejects final appeals of two on Oklahoma's death rowWASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the final appeals of two
U.S. Supreme Court rejects final appeals of two on Oklahoma's death row
The Oklahoman / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the final appeals of two Oklahoma death row inmates, but Attorney General Scott Pruitt declined to seek execution dates while the state's lethal injection process is under review. Without... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's mos
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished political families is actively exploring a run for governor in 2018. After spending the last three years working for the Chickasaw Nation, Dan Boren told... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Dan Boren, a former Democratic congressman from one of Okl
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 1 months ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Dan Boren, a former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished political families, says he's actively exploring a run for Oklahoma's open governor seat in 2018. After spending the last three years working... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Dan Boren, a former Democratic congressman from one of Okl
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 1 months ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Dan Boren, a former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished political families, says he's actively exploring a run for Oklahoma's open governor seat in 2018. After spending the last three years working... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's mos
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 1 months ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished political families is actively exploring a run for governor in 2018. After spending the last three years working for the Chickasaw Nation, Dan Boren told... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished polit
Dan Boren exploring run for Oklahoma governor in 2018
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 1 months ago
A former Democratic congressman from one of Oklahoma's most distinguished political families is actively exploring a run for governor in 2018. After spending the last three years working for the Chickasaw Nation, Dan Boren told The Associated Press... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Interim director named for Oklahoma Department of CorrectionsThe Oklahoma Board of Corrections has named the owner of a consulting firm base
Interim director named for Oklahoma Department of Corrections
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
The Oklahoma Board of Corrections has named the owner of a consulting firm based in Washington, D.C., and Austin, Texas, as interim director of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. Joe M. Allbaugh, of Austin, who owns the strategic consulting... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Interim director named for Oklahoma Department of CorrectionsThe Oklahoma Board of Corrections has named the owner of a consulting firm base
Interim director named for Oklahoma Department of Corrections
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
The Oklahoma Board of Corrections has named the owner of a consulting firm based in Washington, D.C., and Austin, Texas, as interim director of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. Joe M. Allbaugh, of Austin, who owns the strategic consulting... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Attorney General Supports Keystone XL Lawsuit Over Obama's RejectionAttorney General Scott Pruitt announced his support of TransCanada’s federal la
Oklahoma Attorney General Supports Keystone XL Lawsuit Over Obama's Rejection
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 1 months ago
Attorney General Scott Pruitt announced his support of TransCanada’s federal lawsuit over President Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, which runs through Oklahoma. “The Keystone XL pipeline has already boosted our economy by creating... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Liberal interpretation of Oklahoma provision clashes with ConstitutionOKLAHOMA is known as a socially conservative and religious state. Yet an anti-r
Liberal interpretation of Oklahoma provision clashes with Constitution
The Oklahoman / Posted 1 months ago
OKLAHOMA is known as a socially conservative and religious state. Yet an anti-religion provision of the state's constitution has been used to mandate religious discrimination and strike down programs whose counterparts have been declared... Read more

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