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2 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment
PRLog - Sep. 16, 2014 - TULSA, Okla. -- Norman Reedus , William Shatner , Robert Englund , Manu Bennett , Eliza Dushku and Ralph Macchio are among the celebrities scheduled to attend the inaugural Wizard World Tulsa Comic Con, November 7-9 at the Cox Business Center.It is the 15th of 16 events scheduled in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. and will also feature a top-drawer collection of well-known comics artists and writers and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions.
3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Inside a domed tent there's a 360 degree computer screen, where people can take a virtual tour of the project. "It's kind of exciting to sit here on the threshold of the ground breaking because we're shifting from the planning and designing to the construction," said Project Manager, Jeff Stava.
3 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Tulsa Police Detective Matt Arnold said, "It's not okay for someone to touch you on your butt, or anywhere else, it's assault. It's a crime and you need to report that."
6 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
A Stringtown woman died almost a month after a head-on collision in Atoka County. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol issued an update Tuesday after the death of Shaina Nicole Settlemires, 25. Troopers say the Stringtown resident was westbound on State Highway 7 on August 15, 2014, when an eastbound pickup crossed the center line and hit her 2003 Volkswagen Bug.
10 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
It's believed a Tulsa woman has spent the last several months using fake prescriptions to obtain pills from local pharmacies. On Monday, a pharmacist helped officers catch Kamisha Jacobson.
11 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Tulsa Police Gilcrease Division investigators are looking for a pair of suspects they say stole several items from a Walgreens Pharmacy. Police say a man and woman went into the Walgreens at 4th and Sheridan at 12:38 p.m. Sunday, August 10, 2014.
12 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City
Tulsa Police officers took a man into custody for vandalizing a number of vehicles parked outside at six car dealerships along Memorial Drive late Monday. Officers said the Williams Knox, 24, of Broken Arrow used the metal buckle from his belt to damage the windows of 20 to 25 vehicles parked in lots from 44th to 49th and Memorial just before midnight.
15 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Tulsa Fire Captain Stan May says firefighters got a call about smoke showing at a home at 28th and Pittsburg at about 1 a.m. Tulsa Fire Captain Stan May says firefighters got a call about smoke showing at a home at 28th and Pittsburg at about 1 a.m. When they arrived they found an 11-year-old girl lying on the porch and two children, a nine-year-old boy and a 19-year-old autistic teen standing in the yard. Firefighters began an immediate search of the home and located a five-year-old boy in a back bedroom.
All of the amoeba-laden tap water discovered in Louisiana was treated the same way Tulsa's water is treated, with chloramine. Results show Tulsa's water had four times the amount of disinfectants in its water than the water in Louisiana, an average of 2 parts per million, exceeding state regulations.
One of Tulsa's largest traffic headaches is just about over, but don't expect to tear through the Inner Dispersal Loop at full speed just yet. Today, the governor, the mayor, and a number of legislators joined state and federal tranportation officials for a ribbon-cutting of the new bridge over the Arkansas River just west of downtown.
Tulsa Police say they are looking for the person responsible for robbing a Family Dollar Friday. It happened Sept.
The city of Tulsa has been awarded a $10 million grant for road and bridge improvements near a planned park and nature area. U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery - or TIGER - on Monday.
According to reports officers responded to Aguirre's residence on Thursday, September 11th, after he called EMSA and reported his son wasn't breathing. Aguirre, 22, said that his son was fine then, all of the sudden, his eyes rolled back in his head and he became limp.
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of some lanes of the Interstate 244 eastbound bridge into downtown. Governor Mary Fallin and other dignitaries were in Tulsa for the ceremony, then after that, a flood of drivers will be headed into downtown Tulsa.
Owasso police arrested a man they say was trying to steal a large utility cable from a pole Monday morning. Police identify the suspect as Robert Crawford Scott, 52, of Tulsa.
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper has been arrested for kidnapping and sexual assault, according to OHP. Eric Roberts was taken into custody Monday morning by other state troopers, according to a news release."
Tulsa Public Schools says they've hired a new police chief, the second hired this year. Robert Swain is a former operators commander at the Denver school district.
We've learned Tulsa officers made an unexpected discovery Saturday afternoon while at the Midtown Adult Superstore near 3rd and Elgin. The officers went into the establishment to make sure it was in compliance with city ordinance and state statue.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:24 pm
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