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1 hr ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Oklahomans battle Labor Day weekend heat

THREATENING HEAT INDICES FOR LABOR DAY. I'M PAUL FOLGER, JESSICA IS OFF TONIGHT.

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1 hr ago | Washington Times

Oklahoma education ills an issue in governor race

An underfunded, little-known Democratic candidate for governor has a new tool to use in attacking the Republican incumbent now that the federal government stripped Oklahoma of its authority to decide how to spend millions in education funds following the state's repeal of national academic standards.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mary Fallin, US Governors, Rush Springs, OK, Family, Kids, Barack Obama

1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

Needs and Deeds: Oklahoma organization provides legal aid to low income seniors

On Tuesday, central Oklahomans will have an opportunity to support an organization from which they hopefully will never need services.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Estate Planning, Personal Finance

5 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Thousands of Oklahomans 'underemployed' [The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 31--EDMOND -- The Oklahoma City metro area has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation, but 23-year-old Edmond resident Brandon Kobs has struggled to find permanent work after graduating with a degree in strategic communications from Oklahoma State University last year.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Needs and Deeds: Oklahoma organization provides legal aid to low income seniors

On Tuesday, central Oklahomans will have an opportunity to support an organization from which they hopefully will never need services.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Estate Planning, Personal Finance

12 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Oklahomans battle Labor Day weekend heat

THREATENING HEAT INDICES FOR LABOR DAY. I'M PAUL FOLGER, JESSICA IS OFF TONIGHT.

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Related Topix: Weather

Sun Aug 31, 2014

NewsOK.com

Will Hider: Glass Going Up at Century Center

I spent some time relaxing yesterday at the Myriad Gardens, and while my kids played, I had the opportunity to catch up with NewsOK Contributor Will Hider.

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5NEWSonline.com

Final Day At The Fair For Family Fun

The 158th Washington County Fair began on Tuesday and thousands of locals came out to enjoy the food, rides and shows.

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Washington Times

Okla. cop charged with assaulting 8 black women; NAACP seeks hate crime charges

An Oklahoma City police officer was charged Friday with raping or sexually abusing eight black women, and the NAACP is asking the U.S. Justice Department to file hate crime charges.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government

KTUL-TV Tulsa

Bank loans used to collect unpaid medical bills

A health system with hospitals in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma and Wisconsin is working with a bank to offer interest-free loans to patients with unpaid medical bills.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

OSU to students: Trail of Tears sign not OK

Oklahoma State University officials say students' sign referencing the Trail of Tears at an ESPN event prior to the game against the Florida State Seminoles crossed the line.

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KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Sooners Lead Louisiana Tech 31-3 at Halftime

Oklahoma scored on their first three possessions in their season opener against Louisiana Tech, and lead the Bulldogs 21-0 after the first quarter in Norman.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Officials warn traveling Oklahomans could be in the dark

A four hour power outage is scheduled for certain areas of the WRWA terminal building late tonight into Sunday morning.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Cherokee Nation Chief Says Oklahoma Tribe Is Thriving

Principal Chief Bill John Baker presented his State of the Nation address Saturday on the Cherokee National Courthouse lawn.

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Related Topix: Ochelata, OK, Sallisaw, OK

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma news briefs, Oct. 30

The Oklahoma City Astronomy Club will host a moon viewing during its monthly Sidewalk Astronomy program in the Paseo Arts District.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Oklahoma City, OK

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma State football: Three factors that could lead to a Cowboy upset against Florida State

OSU quarterback J.W. Walsh earns high praise as a leader and a winner and will enter the season as the starter.

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NewsOK.com

Real deals Oklahoma real estate transactions Aug. 30

New York City-based Lindsay Associates LP paid $1.25 million to Walmart Stores East LP for a 29,808-square-foot building and 3.79 acres at 401 Linwood Plaza in Lindsay.

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The Salinas Californian

Blasphemy, free speech and the - Black Mass' in OklahomaBlasphemy,...

The First Amendment protects the right of any group to rent space in the Civic Center, as long as they obey the law.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Mary Fallin, US Governors, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Oklahoma transgender candidate misses making history by 22 votes

Paula Sophia, 48 -- Democrat, author, retired cop and Army veteran -- lost 990 to 968 in a primary runoff for an Oklahoma House seat.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma Government, US News, Transgender, Gay/Lesbian, Oklahoma City University

News9 Oklahoma City

HHS Releases Current Number Of Illegal Children In Oklahoma

Hundreds of undocumented children left Ft. Sill two weeks ago, but many remain in Oklahoma.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Family, Kids

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