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 2017-09-26 15:48 

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Pieces of razed buildings featured on new downtown Oklahoma City structures... +

What people see this week is not quite the finished job. Glass tile salvaged from the 1941 bus station will be installed around the sign and the sign then will be encased in glass....

 2017-09-26 15:45 

Tulsa World

Oklahoma City-based Chaparral Energy creates $100 million STACK joint venture... +

The deal includes 17 wells in Canadian County and 13 in Garfield County, with the ability to expand the partnership to include additional wells in the future. The companies already have begun drilling their first joint-venture well....

 2017-09-26 15:36 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

RI National Guard helps with Hurricane Maria relief missions... +

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island National Guard has sent an aircrew and supplies to help with hurricane relief missions in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. A C-130J Super Hercules aircraft and aircrew from the Rhode Island Air National Gua...

 2017-09-26 15:32 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Wagner gets Bannon's stamp of approval in governor's race... +

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump hasn't endorsed a candidate for the GOP nomination in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial election next year, but Scott Wagner might have something close to it. Steve Bannon, the divisive ex-Trump strategist, urged a...

 2017-09-26 15:30 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Abortion clinic seeks to sue Ohio over budget restrictions... +

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A Cleveland abortion clinic asked Ohio's high court on Tuesday to grant it legal standing to sue over abortion-related restrictions tucked into the state's 2013 budget bill. Preterm of Cleveland argued that the provisions impose adde...

 2017-09-26 15:29 

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Trump and former adviser loom large in Alabama Senate race... +

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (AP) — Sen. Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 15:28 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Wisconsin elections head urges fast redistricting ruling... +

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The chairman of the Wisconsin Elections Commission is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to rule quickly in a challenge to how the state's political boundaries were drawn following redistricting in 2011. Commission Chairman Mark Thomsen sa...

 2017-09-26 15:27 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Buyer beware: Long-term care costs are surging... +

Long-term care costs are surging again and the most expensive option — a private nursing home room — may soon top $100,000 per year. Growing labor expenses and sicker patients helped push the median cost of care that includes adult day care and assisted l...

 2017-09-26 15:27 

Tulsa World

Buyer beware: Long-term care costs are surging... +

Long-term care costs are surging again and the most expensive option a private nursing home room may soon top $100,000 per year....

 2017-09-26 15:27 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Georgia plans to execute man who killed sister-in-law... +

ATLANTA (AP) — A man who killed his sister-in-law 27 years ago is scheduled to die Tuesday as Georgia carries out its second execution of the year. Keith Leroy Tharpe, 59 and known as "Bo," is set to be put to death at 7 p.m.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 15:27 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: Macron stresses French-German partnership... +

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French president's Europe speech (all times local): 5:25 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron has proposed reinforcing the French-German partnership in order to give a new impetus to the European Union. In a speech to Europ...

 2017-09-26 15:25 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Twitter explains why Trump North Korea tweet wasn't removed... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter cited President Donald Trump's "newsworthiness" and the public interest as reasons why it declined to remove a tweet that added to the fiery rhetoric between the United States and North Korea. Trump tweeted Saturday : "Just heard...

 2017-09-26 15:23 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: Trump to meet with House panel to talk taxes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the tax code (all times local): 11:20 a.m. President Donald Trump is meeting with Republicans and Democrats from the House tax-writing committee as he plans a "big announcement" on Wednesda...

 2017-09-26 15:23 

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The Latest: Trump to meet with House panel to talk taxes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the tax code (all times local):...

 2017-09-26 15:22 

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Macron: Europe is too slow, blind to dangers of nationalism... +

PARIS (AP) — Calling Europe slow, weak and ineffective, French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday said the EU should embrace a joint budget, shared military force and harmonized taxes to stay globally relevant. With Brexit looming, Macron warned the res...

 2017-09-26 15:22 

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Macron: Europe is too slow, blind to dangers of nationalism... +

PARIS (AP) Calling Europe slow, weak and ineffective, French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday said the EU should embrace a joint budget, shared military force and harmonized taxes to stay globally relevant....

 2017-09-26 15:21 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Power Lunch: Live chat with columnist Berry Tramel... +

Berry TramelTalk OU, OSU, Thunder and more from the world of sports with columnist Berry Tramel at 11 a.m.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 15:19 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Takeaways from Monday’s court proceedings in 2014 beheading case... +

By Darla Slipke Jurors heard testimony Monday from the first three defense witnesses during the murder trial of Alton Alexander Nolen, who is accused of beheading one of his co-workers and trying to behead another in September 2014 at Vaughan Foods in Moo...

 2017-09-26 15:15 

Tulsa World

Swedish passenger train collides with armored vehicle... +

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) A passenger train collided with an armored vehicle in southern Sweden Tuesday, injuring the train driver and three military staff, authorities said....

 2017-09-26 15:10 

Tulsa World

McConnell: Debate over nation's health care will continue... +

WASHINGTON (AP) The partisan battle over the country's health care system will "certainly continue," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday. But he stopped short of saying whether the chamber will vote on the latest Republican plan repealing...

 2017-09-26 15:01 

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Missouri Democrats unveil health care proposals... +

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Democrats want to expand who's eligible for Medicaid and allow people to buy into Medicaid at actual cost. The ideas are part of a health care plan announced Tuesday by the state Democratic Party. The Democratic plan in...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Laurel Park Early Entries, Thursday September 28th, 2017... +

1st-$3,958, Handicap, 3-Year-Olds & Up , One Mile and One Quarter Simulcast from Hipodromo Chile Chile 2nd-$10,896, Maiden Special Weight, 3-Year-Olds Fillies, One Mile and Seven Eighths Simulcast from Hipodromo Chile Chile 3rd-$7,196, Handicap, 3-Year-Ol...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

NCAA assistant coaches among 10 accused of fraud, corruption... +

NEW YORK (AP) — Four assistant basketball coaches from Arizona, Auburn, the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State were among those arrested on federal corruption charges Tuesday after they were caught taking thousands of dollars in bribes t...

 2017-09-26 15:00 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: Repeal collapse increases GOP pressure on taxes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican effort to overhaul the tax code (all times local): 11 a.m. The apparent collapse of Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare is increasing the pressure on the GOP to deliver on taxes. That's the wor...

 2017-09-26 14:59 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Nearly all job cuts done at Rexnord's Indianapolis factory... +

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — All but a handful of workers are losing their jobs at Rexnord Corp.'s Indianapolis factory nearly a year after industrial bearings plant's closing was announced. Union officials say about 65 employees have their final shifts Tuesday, l...

 2017-09-26 14:58 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Trump says he'll visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, says island was 'hit as hard as you can hit'... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says he'll visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, says island was 'hit as hard as you can hit'Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:58 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Child abuse, neglect strain New Mexico protection program... +

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State analysts say New Mexico's child protection system is straining to keep pace with an increase in abuse and neglect cases, despite more public spending. An analysis published Tuesday by the nonpartisan Legislative Finance Committ...

 2017-09-26 14:56 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Gardening book series looks at marijuana... +

They've written guides about growing fruit, vegetables, houseplants and more. Now, the authors of a popular gardening series have set their sights on something a little different. "What's Wrong with My Marijuana Plant?Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:56 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Interior chief says third of employees not loyal to Trump... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke says nearly one-third of employees at his department are not loyal to him and President Donald Trump, and he is working to change the department's regulatory culture to be more business friendly. Zinke, a fo...

 2017-09-26 14:54 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Kosovo FM: Passing Montenegro border deal "impossible" now... +

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Kosovo's new foreign minister says the ratification in parliament of a key border agreement with neighboring Montenegro is "impossible at the moment" despite international calls for its passage. Minister Behgjet Pacolli said T...

 2017-09-26 14:52 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

China hosts Interpol meeting amid concerns over abuse... +

BEIJING (AP) — Interpol opened its main international annual meeting in China on Tuesday amid concerns that Beijing is using its growing influence over the police network to pursue political foes overseas. President Xi Jinping said in a speech to the Inte...

 2017-09-26 14:52 

Tulsa World

Swedish passenger train collides with armored vehicle... +

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) A passenger train collided with an armored vehicle in southern Sweden Tuesday, injuring the train driver and three military staff, authorities said....

 2017-09-26 14:51 

Tulsa World

US consumer confidence takes a hit from hurricanes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) American consumers feel a bit less confident this month, their spirits pulled down by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma....

 2017-09-26 14:50 

Tulsa World

The Latest: SEC chair questioned on Equifax hack disclosure... +

NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on SEC Chairman Jay Clayton's appearance before the Senate Banking Committee (all times local):...

 2017-09-26 14:39 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Silver Alert cancelled Tuesday, Edmond man located... +

FROM STAFF REPORTS EDMOND - Police have cancelled a Silver Alert for a man who has been located and is safe, police report. Jerry Hanger, 72, was reported missing about 4 a.m.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:34 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Swedish passenger train collides with armored vehicle... +

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish police say a train carrying passengers has collided with an armored vehicle south of Stockholm. Police said Tuesday's accident happened in Trosa, south of Stockholm. The Expressen newspaper says the train has derailed an...

 2017-09-26 14:32 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Stocks edge higher as tech rebounds and cruise lines rise... +

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Tuesday morning as technology companies recover some of their losses from the day before.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:32 

Tulsa World

Stocks edge higher as tech rebounds and cruise lines rise... +

NEW YORK (AP) U.S. stocks are higher Tuesday morning as technology companies recover some of their losses from the day before. Cruise lines are trading higher after Carnival had a stronger third quarter than analysts expected. Investors were also...

 2017-09-26 14:29 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: Arab league calls for dialogue after Kurd vote... +

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — The Latest on the Iraqi Kurdish referendum on support for independence from Baghdad and the tensions surrounding the vote (all times local): 5:20 p.m. The Arab League is calling on Iraqis to renounce their differences and open comprehen...

 2017-09-26 14:29 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: GOP leaders vow aid for Puerto Rico... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the federal aid response in Puerto Rico (all times local): 10:25 a.m. The top Republican leaders in Congress are promising help for devastated Puerto Rico, with Speaker Paul Ryan calling it a "humanitarian crisis.Read more ...

 2017-09-26 14:28 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

The Latest: Macron wants internet giants taxed across Europe... +

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French president's Europe speech (all times local): 4:25 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says EU countries should tax internet giants where they make money and not where they are registered, as he pushes for tougher Eu...

 2017-09-26 14:27 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

NY Gov. Cuomo to speak at Las Vegas labor convention... +

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is headed to Las Vegas to address a labor gathering. The Democrat traveled west Tuesday to deliver remarks before the Transport Workers Union.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:27 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

French President Macron proposes a common budget for European countries sharing the euro currency... +

PARIS (AP) — French President Macron proposes a common budget for European countries sharing the euro currency.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:23 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

3 reasons college students need to submit FAFSA every year... +

College-bound high school seniors are the most likely targets for nagging about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. But the message is just as important for returning college students. Students must submit the FAFSA to acces...

 2017-09-26 14:23 

Tulsa World

3 reasons college students need to submit FAFSA every year... +

College-bound high school seniors are the most likely targets for nagging about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. But the message is just as important for returning college students....

 2017-09-26 14:22 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Police: Finland stabber not part of wider extremist group... +

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Finland's news agency says the Moroccan asylum-seeker who killed two people and injured eight others in a stabbing attack in August is not part of a wider extremist group and likely acted alone. Police detained three other people o...

 2017-09-26 14:20 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

US consumer confidence takes a hit from hurricanes... +

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers feel a bit less confident this month, their spirits pulled down by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The Conference Board says its consumer confidence index fell to 119.8 in September from 120.4 in August.Read more on NewsOK...

 2017-09-26 14:17 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

French President Macron wants tougher EU taxes on internet giants, coordinated online regulation... +

PARIS (AP) — French President Macron wants tougher EU taxes on internet giants, coordinated online regulation.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:15 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

Residente leads Latin Grammys nominations with 9 nods... +

NEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rican rapper Residente is the leading nominee for this year's Latin Grammys, with nine nods that include record, song and album of the year. The Latin Recording Academy announced its nominees Tuesday morning.Read more on NewsOK.com...

 2017-09-26 14:14 

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[ The Oklahoman ]

OSU basketball assistant coach Lamont Evans among 10 charged with fraud and corruption... +

From Staff and Wire ReportsNEW YORK — Federal prosecutors have announced charges of fraud and corruption in college basketball, including against four coaches. Oklahoma State assistant coach Lamont Evans is one of the four coaches charged. The other coach...

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