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 2020-04-02 03:46 

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Firefighter pays it forward by helping save the life of a retired firefighter during medical emergency at OKC Zoo...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) "Sorry. I'm emotional, but it gets that way," Dewayne Glover said. And how could he not? Going back to the scene of something traumatic always is. "God had ......

 2020-04-02 03:29 

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Metro ER nurse waiting for COVID-19 test results after showing symptoms, pleads for help from community to stop spread...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) An Oklahoma City ER nurse is now in quarantine after showing symptoms related to COVID-19. "Everyone in healthcare may seem like tough as nails and say, 'Oh, we signed ......

 2020-04-02 03:25 

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Oklahoma Governor enacting new COVID-19 guidelines, no statewide 'Stay-At-Home' order in place...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced new measures Wednesday to stop the spread of COVID-19. "I have agonized over all these decisions, but this is the right time to take these......

 2020-04-02 03:21 

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PBR 'closed to the public' event postponed in Logan County...

LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) A controversial bull riding event has been postponed in Logan County. The event was to be closed to the public. Had the event taken place, more than 130 people from acr......

 2020-04-02 02:33 

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Lawmakers and organizations want more resources for teachers and students...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — Schools, teachers and students continue to move classes online during the coronavirus crisis, but it's not easy. "In some cases, children live in a location where there is no......

 2020-04-02 02:10 

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INTEGRIS caregivers receive face-shields to protect against coronavirus...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) All INTEGRIS employees who provide in-person care to patients will each receive a face-shield for protection against COVID-19, an INTEGRIS Health news release states. "......

 2020-04-02 01:00 

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'Coronavirus: Facts Not Fear' evening update April 1, 2020...

(WPRI/NEXSTAR) — As the nation finds itself deep in the throes of a pandemic, Nexstar stations from around the country are providing updates each night at 9 p.m./8 CST with the latest coronavirus h......

 2020-04-02 00:45 

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'Coronavirus: Facts Not Fear' evening update April 1, 2020...

(WPRI/NEXSTAR) — As the nation finds itself deep in the throes of a pandemic, Nexstar stations from around the country are providing updates each night at 9 p.m./8 CST with the latest coronavirus h......

 2020-04-01 23:30 

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Cancer patients, survivors at increased risk for COVID-19...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Cancer patients and survivors are considered at a higher risk for coronavirus infection. Cancer centers across America are doing what they can protect their patients du......

 2020-04-01 23:04 

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Oklahoma City nonprofit receives $200,000 to help homeless during coronavirus crisis...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) The Homeless Alliance in Oklahoma City received $200,000 to safely provide homeless community members the supplies they need to feed and protect themselves during the COVID-1......

 2020-04-01 23:03 

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Oklahoma hair stylists under scrutiny for working inside private homes during COVID-19 pandemic...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) After salons and spas were shut down along with non-essential businesses last week, Oklahomans are reporting some stylists are still working inside homes- but that's s......

 2020-04-01 23:00 

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Enid PD cites bar for staying open despite emergency declaration for COVID-19...

ENID, Okla. (KFOR) — A bar was shutdown and cited by Enid PD after violating the city's emergency declaration by being open and having more than 10 people inside during the coronavirus pandemic. "W......

 2020-04-01 23:00 

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3 dead, 1 injured in Bethany early morning shooting...

BETHANY, Okla. (KFOR) Three people are dead, and another is injured after an early morning shooting in Bethany. It happened at an OnCue near NW 39th and Rockwell. "The calling party ......

 2020-04-01 23:00 

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Oklahoma trying to catch up on COVID-19 testing...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) After weeks of shortages, state officials say Oklahoma has thousands of COVID-19 tests at sites across the state. According to the latest numbers from the state, Oklaho......

 2020-04-01 22:50 

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When it comes to Rockabilly and Route 66, this Yukon singer never stops...

YUKON, Okla. (KFOR) He was just a little kid when Elvis Presley died. "I didn't really know what was going on," recalls Brian Lee Dunning. But he did take notice. "I was k......

 2020-04-01 22:25 

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First coronavirus deaths reported in Mexican border state of Baja California...

TIJUANA (Border Report) — The Secretary of Health in Baja California is reporting its first three coronavirus-related deaths in the state. One is an unidentified 70-year-old man from Mexicali, whic......

 2020-04-01 22:21 

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6-week-old baby dies of coronavirus in Connecticut...

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A newborn baby from Hartford has become Connecticut's first infant coronavirus-related death. On Wednesday, Governor Ned Lamont said the unresponsive newborn, who was ......

 2020-04-01 22:09 

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UCO raising funds to help students affected by COVID-19...

EDMOND, Okla. (KFOR) The University of Central Oklahoma Foundation is working to help students who are suffering during the global pandemic. The University of Central Oklahoma Foundation is......

 2020-04-01 22:00 

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Police investigating after Oklahoma church allegedly continues hosting in-person services...

McLOUD, Okla. (KFOR) It's been over a week since Governor Kevin Stitt issued the "Safer at Home" executive order, but not everyone has been following those guidelines. "They could be fined ......

 2020-04-01 22:00 

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What should I sanitize? Health expert weighs in on cleaning mail, groceries, and other items during COVID-19 pandemic...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As we all try to be as clean and safe as possible during the coronavirus pandemic, many are wondering about the safety of bringing groceries, mail and more into their h......

 2020-04-01 21:59 

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Links to the IRS, State of Oklahoma, concerning stimulus checks...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) We know you have questions about the Federal Stimulus Package passed to assist during the coronavirus pandemic. Most questions are about those on Social Security or tho......

 2020-04-01 21:55 

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Pennsylvania pastor blasts coronavirus orders, plans outdoor service 'like Woodstock'...

PITTSBURGH (WKBN) A Pittsburgh area pastor says he plans to organize a large, Woodstock-like outdoor Easter service to protest the stay-at-home orders amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Conservative Chr......

 2020-04-01 21:38 

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'A battlefield behind your home': Deaths mount in New York...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York authorities rushed to bring in an army of medical volunteers Wednesday as the statewide death toll from the coronavirus doubled in 72 hours to more than 1,900 and the wail ......

 2020-04-01 21:32 

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Pottawatomie County opening drive-thru COVID-19 testing clinic...

POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) The Pottawatomie County Health Department and the Citizen Potawatomi Nation are hosting a drive-thru testing clinic later this week. The organizations are ......

 2020-04-01 21:14 

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Nearly 3,000 sailors to leave aircraft carrier amid virus outbreak...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 3,000 sailors aboard a U.S. aircraft carrier where the coronavirus has spread will be taken off the ship by Friday, Navy officials said Wednesday as the......

 2020-04-01 21:12 

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Sen. Lankford to answer Oklahomans' questions about COVID-19, CARE Act...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) A United States senator from Oklahoma announced that he will be hosting a telephone town hall to answer questions about the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Sen. James Lan......

 2020-04-01 21:08 

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Gov. Stitt expands nonessential business closure to all 77 counties to combat coroanvirus spread...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Gov. Kevin Stitt's executive order to close all nonessential business has been expanded to all 77 counties, and has been extended until April 30 in response to the ongo......

 2020-04-01 21:03 

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OEPA asking Oklahoma Corporation Commission for help during drop in oil prices...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) While many Americans are worried about the coronavirus pandemic, oil and gas companies are also concerned about the sudden drop in oil prices. The Oklahoma Energy Produ......

 2020-04-01 20:55 

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Jeopardy! to air early Thursday morning...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Due to continuing coverage of Governor Stitt's response to COVID-19, Jeopardy! will air early Thursday morning. Today's Jeopardy! episode will air it at 2 a.m. Th......

 2020-04-01 20:49 

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Oklahoma's statewide candidate filing begins April 8; mail or delivery encouraged...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Oklahoma's 2020 candidate filing period for federal, state, and legislative offices will occur as scheduled, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Oklahoma State Election B......

 2020-04-01 20:46 

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OESC: Additional information for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance payments for Oklahomans...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As many places across the country issue 'shelter-in-place' orders, some businesses are closing their doors. As a result, many Oklahomans have lost their job......

 2020-04-01 20:25 

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Samuel L. Jackson reads 'Stay the f— at home' as pandemic advice...

Samuel L. Jackson has some advice for people during the pandemic, and you'd better listen up. The actor performed a dramatic reading of 'Stay the f— at home' on Jimmy Kimmel Live! The profane......

 2020-04-01 19:35 

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Horn urging government to send economic impact payments to elderly, disabled veterans immediately...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) An Oklahoma congresswoman is urging government leaders to send out economic impact payments to vulnerable populations immediately. On Wednesday, Congresswoman Kendra Ho......

 2020-04-01 19:23 

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USGS: 3.1 magnitude earthquake recorded near Quinton...

QUINTON, Okla. (KFOR) Residents in one Oklahoma community may have felt the ground move during an earthquake on Wednesday. Around 1:40 p.m. on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported......

 2020-04-01 19:09 

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Midwest City closes public basketball, tennis courts...

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. (KFOR) As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases climbs in Oklahoma, city leaders in Midwest City are taking additional actions to slow the spread of the virus. On We......

 2020-04-01 19:09 

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Oklahoma WIC applications available online...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program has implemented an online application for new and existing clients in order to......

 2020-04-01 18:59 

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LIVE: What you need to know today about the virus outbreak...

As hot spots flared around the United States in places like New Orleans, Detroit and Southern California, New York was the hardest hit of them all, with bodies loaded onto refrigerated morgue truck......

 2020-04-01 18:57 

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"Your life is at stake," Oklahoma City mayor urging residents to follow shelter-in-place order...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As coronavirus cases continue to climb, Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt is urging residents to follow the shelter-in-place rules. On Wednesday morning, data from the Okl......

 2020-04-01 18:45 

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OMMA warning of medical marijuana delivery scam...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority is warning the public of a medical marijuana delivery scam. On Wednesday, OMMA announced on Twitter it had "learned that ......

 2020-04-01 18:36 

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Enid bar cited after staying open during COVID-19 emergency declaration...

ENID, Okla. (KFOR) — A bar was shutdown and cited by Enid PD after violating the city's emergency declaration by being open and having more than 10 people inside. According to officials with Enid P......

 2020-04-01 18:26 

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Think you have COVID-19? Health officials announce criteria for drive-thru testing...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As Oklahoma health officials receive more test kits for COVID-19, officials say they are expanding testing criteria to include more possible patients. Officials with th......

 2020-04-01 18:24 

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Ponca City man wakes from coma while in ICU battling COVID-19 virus; wife back home after coronavirus hospitalization...

PONCA CITY, Okla. (KFOR) Prayers for a Ponca City family have been answered. Geoffrey Cowan is awake after being put a medically induced coma two weeks ago while battling COVID-19, and his ......

 2020-04-01 18:15 

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ER, triage areas expanded at INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) Changes are being made at a metro hospital if there is an influx of patients amid the COVID-19 pandemic. INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center has expanded its emergency room......

 2020-04-01 18:11 

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Child advocacy group: Child abuse incidents likely to increase during pandemic...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As more Oklahomans stay inside to slow the spread of COVID-19, child advocacy exerts say the self-quarantine could have a negative effect on a vulnerable population. Th......

 2020-04-01 18:10 

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US surpasses 200,000 cases of coronavirus...

The U.S. has more confirmed cases than any other country — more than 200,000, according to a CNN count. More than 4,300 people have died in the U.S. New York has become the epicenter of the co......

 2020-04-01 17:42 

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Dolly Parton donates $1 million to Vanderbilt for COVID-19 research...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (NEXSTAR) Dolly Parton announced on social media Wednesday that she is donating $1 million to Vanderbilt for research on a cure for the coronavirus. According to her tweets and a......

 2020-04-01 17:38 

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MAPS 4 sales tax collections begin in Oklahoma City...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) City officials in Oklahoma City say that a portion of the sales tax collected on purchases is now going toward MAPS 4. In all, 16 projects are part of the $978 million ......

 2020-04-01 17:26 

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How many people have recovered from COVID-19? We don't really know...

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) As Oklahoma's number of confirmed coronavirus cases continues to grow, many people are wanting to know exactly how many patients have recovered from the virus. Re......

 2020-04-01 17:24 

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FDA requests removal of Zantac from market...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WANE) — The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday issued a request for the removal of all prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs commonl......

 2020-04-01 17:20 

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Tennessee nurses pray on medical center's helipad...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A powerful moment happened Monday on the helipad at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Angela Gleaves and other staff members took a minute to pray. "When you have a fe......

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