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  1. Smith's 21 Help Oklahoma State Upset No. 6 Texas Tech 79-71Read the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    Lindy Waters added a career-high 18 points, and Jeffrey Carroll had 14 points to help the Cowboys get a huge boost to their hopes of gaining an NCAA Tournament bid. The Cowboys already had four wins against teams that were ranked in the Top 20 at the time they played -- Florida State, Oklahoma, West Virginia and Kansas.

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  2. Oklahoma Winter Storms Makes For A Busy Day For AAARead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    "Pay attention to what the other drivers are doing, a large portion of what happens is because of what somebody else does, and then people react to it, they react quickly and lose control," said Brunner. "Take it slow.

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  3. Maddie Manning relishes Senior Night winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    Standing on the sideline in the aftermath of last year's home finale, it all finally felt real to Maddie Manning. As the other senior women's basketball players stepped out on the court to be honored for their Oklahoma careers, Manning stayed with the underclassmen.

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  4. Crash Near Verdigris Sends One To The HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a pickup hit a slick spot and crossed the center line, hitting a car head on. OHP Trooper Russ Stripling says "any of the elevated surfaces are slick .

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  5. City Council Considers New Steps To Reduce False Fire AlarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Tulsa City Council is considering a new tactic to stop the number of fire alarms going off for no reason. Fire Marshal andy Teeter says Tulsa crews are sometimes responding to the same building 2 or 3 times a day for what turns out to be a false alarm.

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  6. Stuck Semi Causes Hours-Long Backup On Highway 412Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Traffic has been at a standstill for nearly three hours in the westbound lanes of Highway 412 near the Keystone Dam exit. The Oklahoma Department of Transportation said the backup happened after a semi-truck couldn't make it up a hill in the area due to ice on the road.

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  7. Leader of 'A Perfect Cause' calls for Gov. Fallin's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Wes Bledsoe started his advocacy work for the disabled and elderly after the death of his grandmother, Eunice Allen, back in 2000 at a metro nursing home. "I'm done playing this game," Bledsoe said. 1 comment

  8. Estrategias simples para ahorrar dinero Tips to develop good savings habits...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | La Semana del Sur

    La verdad es que gastar dinero es mucho mA s fA cil que ahorrarlo, pero nunca es tarde para empezar a pensar en nuestro futuro. "Ahorrar es algo muy importante porque nos da un colchA3n ante eventos inesperados como puede ser la pA rdida de un empleo, una enfermedad o hasta arreglar el auto", dijo Cindy Clampet, especialista en recursos y administraciA3n del hogar de la Universidad Estatal de Oklahoma.

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  9. David Glidden's coaching career is on the rise at MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    David Glidden wasn't looking to become a football coach when Mustang's Jeremy Dombek offered him a spot as a volunteer assistant two seasons ago. Glidden wasn't looking to jump to college coaching when Memphis offensive coordinator Kenny Dillingham began to pursue him a few weeks ago.

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  10. Oklahoma City-based Devon executives detail spending plan as stock fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Devon Energy Corp. executives used a Wednesday morning analyst conference call to try to calm investor jitters after the company's stock price tumbled following its 2017 earnings announcement. Despite the effort, Devon shares fell almost 12 percent Wednesday, giving back $4.08 a share to close at $30.57.

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  11. One Killed In Crash Near BristowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    In Tulsa, EMSA has responded to 27 crashes as of 5:45 Wednesday evening. None have involved serious injuries.

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  12. City Of Tulsa Working To Keep Roads SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    "The City of Tulsa is responsible for clearing snow and ice from certain segments of the Tulsa expressway system and all arterial streets. Other expressway segments in Tulsa are the responsibility of the Oklahoma Department of Transportation.

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  13. Q&A with OU softball coach Patty Gasso: 'If we play it safe, it'll never be good enough'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    OU junior Raegan Rogers got her first start of the season against New Mexico State on Saturday and gave the Sooners a spark. [PHOTO BY SARAH PHIPPS, THE OKLAHOMAN] So when half of the Oklahoma softball team came down with the flu during the second week of the season and an ice storm threatened to derail departure for this weekend's tournament in Palm Springs, California, Gasso couldn't help but laugh.

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  14. State fairgrounds changes plan to charge parking at eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Front entrance to Jim Norick Arena at State Fair Park on July 20, 2016. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman High school basketball and wrestling fans no longer face a future parking fee to attend state tournaments at State Fair Arena.

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  15. Department of Corrections initiates purchasing freeze in light of budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    On Wednesday, the Oklahoma Department of Corrections announced that the agency has instituted a purchasing freeze in response to expected cuts. "This freeze is part of our continuing efforts to be frugal and find efficiencies in our operations as we plan for these cuts," ODOC Director Joe Allbaugh said.

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  16. Freezing Drizzle, Sleet To Impact Parts Of Eastern OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Freezing rain and sleet will be impacting portions of eastern Oklahoma starting this afternoon and continuing into tonight. Some pockets of heavier freezing rain will be possible from time to time.

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  17. Oklahoma agency appoints interim director Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fox 23

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  18. Mayfield listed as top-10 pick in Kiper's mock draftRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    In the ESPN analyst's latest draft projection, Mayfield is headed to the New York Jets with the No. 6 overall pick.

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  19. Democrats flip deep red Kentucky House seat, but Republicans still control chamberRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Linda Belcher won the special election in Kentucky's 49th House of Representatives district over her Republican opponent Rebecca Johnson, the widow of former state Rep. Dan Johnson, who committed suicide in December. The victory for Belcher, who lost her seat in 2016 by less than one percentage point, is the 37th flip from Republican to Democratic control of a state legislative seat since the inauguration of President Trump in January 2017.

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  20. Sooners offer free admission to Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    With the threat of icy weather, Oklahoma is offering free admission to the women's basketball game against Iowa State on Wednesday night. If fans purchased tickets to the game but are unable to attend, the tickets can be used for admission to any of the Super Sooner Weekend games - including nine home athletic events.

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