Oklahoma City News
Local news for Oklahoma City, OK continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
Could you survive the end of civilization?
A consultant hired to analyze the feasibility of a convention hotel downtown was hit with a blistering verbal attack by councilman and mayoral candidate Ed Shadid, but otherwise found a receptive audience among the remainder of the city council Tuesday.
A conversion of the Fred Jones assembly plant into a 21C Museum Hotel and redevelopment of the former Journal Record building both received unanimous final approval for tax increment financing Tuesday from the Oklahoma City Council.
Changes intended to bring Oklahoma City ordinances in line with trends favoring locally grown food and urban farming advanced Tuesday after the city council took comments from residents.
Among the organizers of the Red Andrews Christmas Dinner are, from left, Chairman Royce Hammons, Mary Pointer and Jason Turnage.
Police rushed to a residence in Enid and discovered a shooting victim lying in a pool of blood in a bedroom.
Agents were working on a 14-month investigation into the disappearance of JaRay Wilson, 16, of Weatherford, when they found the skeletal remains, OSBI spokesman Gary Perkinson said.
Jennifer Wardlow. Check NewsOK.com for updates. 11 a.m. Arson has been ruled as the cause of a fire that "reset" a blaze in a house where a man's fire was found Monday, said fire Maj.
The federal Bureau of Prisons website says the 84-year-old Bulger is being held at FTC Oklahoma City, which is described as a federal transfer facility.
A charter school for high-risk students is accused of failing to provide a "safe and appropriate learning environment" and faces termination of its contract, The Oklahoman has learned.
Some of the metro's hard working cops took time out of their day to have a little fun with kids.
Petition gatherers for the Take Shelter Oklahoma initiative say they're working around the clock to get about 40,000 signatures to reach their goal.
Firefighters found one person dead Monday after battling an intense two-alarm fire in northwest Oklahoma City near Hefner and May. A person delivering medical furniture to the home in the 11400 block of N. Miller called 911 around 1 p.m. after seeing the fire.
A conservative activist has started a petition drive to try to limit the terms of Oklahoma City's mayor and City Council members.
Oklahoma City's sales tax check for December was for $33.9 million, up 2.2 percent from the same month a year ago.
Three southwest Oklahoma City elementary schools with tidy, well-appointed buildings are within blocks of one another and draw from the same lower-income neighborhood of predominantly Spanish-speaking people.
JUNIE B IN JINGLE BELLS BATMAN SMELLS Oklahoma Children's Theatre 11/20-12/18/2013 In Junie B Jones' world things are very clear - Christmas means you get presents, elf costumes are awesome, and May is a blabbermouth tattletale.