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  1. Report: OKC district would get $22 million for teacher salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma City Public Schools would receive $26 million - most of which would go toward teacher salaries and recruitment - if voters approve a penny sales tax initiative, according to a projected district-by-district estimate released Tuesday by the Oklahoma State School Boards Association. State Question 779 is the one cent sales tax increase to fund teacher pay raises, public schools and state colleges.

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  2. Norman man objects to hijab-wearing woman's image on Pioneer Library vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    An image used as part of a Pioneer Library System promotional campaign has come under fire from a Norman man who says it promotes the religion of Islam. Chad Grensky said he recently voiced his concerns to a leader with the Norman-based library system after seeing an image of a woman wearing a hijab emblazoned on the side of a library system vehicle.

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  3. No. 3 Oklahoma's D looks to slow No. 15 Houston's WardRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Houston, led by explosive quarterback Greg Ward, Jr., is ranked 15th and looking to make a jump on the big stage against the third-ranked Sooners on Saturday at Reliant Stadium. Ward went 13-0 as a starter last season and closed by winning most valuable player honors in a Peach Bowl victory over Florida State.

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  4. Bodywork: When is the best time to get a flu shot?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    D. J. Gentry, RN, administers a flu shot to George Henschel at the Cleveland County Health Department in 2013 in Norman. [Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman Archives] It's not even Labor Day, but already signs have started popping up offering flu shots at pharmacies and health care providers.

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  5. Mount St. Mary volleyball on fire to start the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Mount St. Mary got bumped up to Class 5A this volleyball season because of the OSSAA's success-based private-school rules. The Mount is 11-0 to start the year with nine of those wins against 6A opponents.

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  6. Fans looking forward to new look at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    As an Oklahoma fan, Justin Smith has long waited to have a stadium that he could be as proud of as he is of the football team. "I live around this area, so the construction is crazy," said Smith, a 36-year-old Norman resident.

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  7. Former Sooner Chris Hammons will be on SurvivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Chris Hammons, a 2000 OU football captain, sits in his Oklahoma City law office, surrounded by Sooner memorabilia. Chris Hammons, who fulfilled a dream by playing football at OU and making captain despite arriving with no scholarship, has reached another goal.

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  8. Oklahoma Scene: Sooners suffer first loss of the soccer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    The Oklahoma soccer team lost its first game of the season Sunday, a 1-0 decision to Utah Valley at John Crain Field in Norman. Utah Valley scored in the 16th minute, when Taylor Kirk maneuvered around diving goalkeeper Kassidie Stade and put the ball in the net.

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  9. Savvy Senior: How to track down things you routinely misplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsOK.com

    DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: Can you recommend any products or devices to help seniors track down lost or misplaced items, like car keys, wallet, cellphone, etc. My husband has become forgetful in his old age, so we spend a lot of wasted time looking for things.

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  10. Podcast marathon, bicycle journey in central Oklahoma to benefit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsOK.com

    From riding bikes to speaking into mikes, two upcoming events in the metro area will help raise funds for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. More than 650 cyclists are expected to raise about $375,000 through Bike MS: The Road Divided, taking place Sept.

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  11. Oklahoma law officers taking part in Labor Day campaign against drunk drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | NewsOK.com

    Law enforcement officers statewide will take part in extra patrols for Labor Day weekend and also are involved in a nationwide campaign to take drunks off the roads. The state's extra patrol effort is for the 72-hour period from 6 p.m. Friday through Sept.

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  12. Oklahoma lifestyle briefs, Aug. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | NewsOK.com

    The Myriad Botanical Gardens will present the fifth annual Pumpkinville in the Children's Garden from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 7-23. Explore the woodland fairy-tale town of Pumpkinville and enjoy crafts, activities and imaginative displays.

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  13. Now that's entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | NewsOK.com

    OU quarterback Baker Mayfield is one of the most exciting players in Sooner history. [Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman archives] In his fabulous book, Oklahoma Kickoff, OU historian Harold Keith wrote that students idolized Bennie Owen's Sooners.

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  14. Weighing the OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | NewsOK.com

    More than 80,000 Sooner fans routinely turn out to watch OU at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Stadium. [Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman archives] a Time commitment: Heading to the stadium for tailgating, watching the game and then navigating through postgame traffic can easily consume an entire day.

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  15. The Oklahoman's real estate briefs for Aug. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | NewsOK.com

    The Central Oklahoma Commercial Association of Realtors will present a Commercial Real Estate Forum on earthquakes from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 21 at Will Rogers Theatre, 4322 N Western Ave. The town hall-style event will focus on the increasing frequency and magnitude of earthquakes and how they are impacting commercial real estate in Oklahoma.

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  16. Oklahoma Business BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | NewsOK.com

    The number of drilling rigs searching for oil and natural gas throughout the country dropped by two this week while the count in Oklahoma was unchanged. The nationwide number dipped to 489, marking the first decline in eight weeks.

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  17. Oklahoma City police officer catches boy, 2, dropped from window in apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | NewsOK.com

    Takia Harding holds her son, Tyree Polite, 2, whom she dropped from a second-floor apartment to be rescued from a fire. Polite was caught by Oklahoma City police officer Anthony Glover.

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  18. Sports media: CBS analyst Rick Neuheisel impressed by Sooners after Norman visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | NewsOK.com

    CBS college football studio analyst Rick Neuheisel, a former Colorado and UCLA coach, took part in a conference call Thursday afternoon to preview CBS' college football season. Neuheisel talked about his visit to OU on Tuesday as well as picking the Sooners to return to the College Football Playoffs.

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  19. Russian convicted in masterminding global online theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | NewsOK.com

    A federal jury convicted the son of a Russian lawmaker Thursday of hacking into U.S. businesses to steal credit card information and orchestrating an international online theft scheme that netted him millions of dollars. Jurors deliberated over two days before finding Roman Seleznev guilty of 38 charges, including nine counts of hacking and 10 counts of wire fraud.

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  20. OU football players Murray, Farrar officially added to baseball rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma football players Kyler Murray and Zach Farrar will play for the Sooners baseball team this season, baseball coach Pete Hughes announced Wednesday. Murray transferred from Texas A&M and made it clear after his arrival in Norman that he planned on playing both sports.

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