- Bama Foods to expand food plant in Owasso, add 55 jobs Updated: May-05-16 3:28 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa-based Bama Foods Inc. announced plans Thursday to expand its plant in north Tulsa and add 55 jobs after it won a contract to provide hotcakes to McDonald's as part of the restaurant's all-day breakfast menu.
- Education cuts prompt revolt, despair in Oklahoma Updated: May-05-16 1:13 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Oklahoma is accustomed to being at the back of the class in funding for public education: It ranks 48th among the 50 states plus the District of Columbia in teacher pay and 49th in spending per student.
- Man charged in death of 6-week-old daughter in Tulsa Updated: May-05-16 2:58 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A man has been charged with child-abuse murder in connection to the January death of his 6-week-old daughter in Tulsa.
- Attorney's name removed from law building due to KKK ties Updated: May-04-16 7:28 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - The name of a founder of the University of Tulsa law school will be removed from the building because of his ties to the Ku Klux Klan, the private school announced Wednesday.
- Tulsa County officials debate how to pay for new jail pods Updated: May-04-16 3:49 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - The Tulsa County jail's four new pods will cost about 70 percent more than the $9.5 million originally estimated, and officials are unsure of the best source for obtaining the $3.5 million needed to complete the project.
- Collinsville man gets 28-year prison term for fatal shooting Updated: May-04-16 1:52 am
OWASSO, Oklahoma - A Collinsville man who pleaded guilty in a fatal shooting outside an Owasso gas station has been sentenced to 28 years in prison.
- Arkansas women's tennis invited to NCAA Tennis Tournament Updated: May-03-16 7:17 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - The Arkansas women's tennis team has been invited to the NCAA Women's Tennis Tournament.
- Oklahoma State, Tulsa to play in NCAA Tennis Regional Updated: May-03-16 7:15 pm
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma State and Tulsa women's tennis teams will both play in the NCAA Regional in Stillwater.
- Weather Service to re-enact deadly 1991 tornado outbreak Updated: May-02-16 7:50 pm
WICHITA, Kansas - National Weather Service branches in Wichita and Tulsa, Oklahoma, are re-enacting a deadly 1991 tornado outbreak on social media a week after the threat of nasty weather forced them to postpone a similar exercise.
- Man convicted in killings of 4 women sentenced to life terms Updated: May-02-16 4:36 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A man convicted of fatally shooting four women in 2013 has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
- Ex-deputy asks judge to release him from jail pending appeal Updated: May-02-16 1:53 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A former volunteer sheriff's deputy in Oklahoma who was convicted last week of fatally shooting an unarmed and restrained man wants to be released from jail on bond while waiting to be sentenced.
- 2nd suspect arrested in 2015 slaying at Tulsa restaurant Updated: Apr-30-16 3:05 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa police have arrested a second suspect in the 2015 shooting death of the owner of a small hamburger restaurant.
- Man suspected of starting Creek County wildfire arrested Updated: Apr-29-16 12:00 pm
SAPULPA, Oklahoma - A Bristow man accused of igniting a wildfire in 2012 that burned nearly 60,000 acres and destroyed hundreds of homes in Creek County has been arrested.
- Man gets 120 years in abduction, rape of 12-year-old girl Updated: Apr-28-16 1:57 am
SAPULPA, Oklahoma - A Sapulpa man who was linked by DNA taken from a cup of lemonade to the rape and abduction of a 12-year-old girl has been sentenced to 120 years in prison.
- Woman sentenced in deaths of nieces after Tulsa fire Updated: Apr-28-16 1:11 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A woman charged in the deaths of her two young nieces in a Tulsa apartment fire has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
- Jury convicts ex-Oklahoma reserve deputy in suspect's death Updated: Apr-27-16 8:07 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A former Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who said he mistook his handgun for his stun gun when he fatally shot an unarmed suspect last year was convicted of second-degree manslaughter on Wednesday.
- Utah woman arrested in Oklahoma, suspected of kidnapping Updated: Apr-27-16 4:23 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A Utah woman wanted for kidnapping her 1-year-old grandson has been arrested in Oklahoma.
- Plans for 7-mile turnpike in Oklahoma City to be discussed Updated: Apr-25-16 11:27 am
YUKON, Oklahoma - Plans for a 7-mile turnpike in southwest Oklahoma City connecting Will Rogers World Airport with Interstate 40 are to be unveiled at a public meeting in Yukon.
- Jury recommends life for Tulsa man in 2014 double murder Updated: Apr-23-16 12:11 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A jury in Tulsa has recommended two life-without-parole prison sentences for a 26-year-old man convicted of two counts of first-degree murder in the 2014 slayings of two women.
- Oklahoma firm announces Gulf rig closure, layoffs Updated: Apr-22-16 8:56 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Company has notified the state that it anticipates dozens of workers at a rig in the Gulf of Mexico will lose their jobs because of a canceled contract.
- Alcohol debate in Oklahoma turns testy after Indian comment Updated: Apr-21-16 9:16 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A Republican state lawmaker said Thursday that a plan to expand beer and wine sales in Oklahoma would disproportionally affect Native Americans because they are "predisposed to alcoholism."
- University of Tulsa president Upham announces plan to retire Updated: Apr-21-16 12:52 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - University of Tulsa President Steadman Upham has announced plans to retire at the end of the year.
- Sea lion with bone cancer euthanized at Tulsa Zoo Updated: Apr-20-16 5:23 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A 23-year-old male sea lion has died at the Tulsa Zoo.
- Tulsa woman's sentence for manslaughter conviction is tossed Updated: Apr-20-16 1:07 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has overturned the 25-year sentence of a Tulsa woman who was convicted of first-degree manslaughter.
- Judge clears former Tulsa officer in civil rights case Updated: Apr-20-16 11:46 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A federal judge has ruled that a former Tulsa police officer didn't violate a man's civil rights when he used false information to obtain a home search warrant.