- Hertz laying off 80 in Tulsa; Oklahoma City cuts possible Updated: Feb-11-16 9:39 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - Hertz says it will lay off about 80 employees and close its Tulsa service center. Some of the remaining 100 employees will be able to work from home.
- Arraignment set for Oklahoma man in co-worker's beheading Updated: Feb-11-16 8:36 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - A man charged with beheading a co-worker with a butcher knife at an Oklahoma food processing plant is scheduled to formally enter a plea to first-degree murder.
- OKC Thunder assistant coach's wife dies after car accident Updated: Feb-10-16 11:38 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The wife of Oklahoma City Thunder assistant coach Monty Williams died Wednesday evening at a hospital from injuries suffered in a car crash, police said.
- New Oklahoma prisons chief: Facilities crumbling, morale low Updated: Feb-10-16 6:52 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A longtime Republican political operative who previously headed the Federal Emergency Management Agency now has the daunting task of leading Oklahoma's overcrowded and underfunded prison system, which has come under increasing scrutiny after a series of problematic executions.
- Man arrested in decapitation of his grandmother, her husband Updated: Feb-10-16 6:26 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A man was arrested in the shooting and decapitation of his grandmother and her husband at an Oklahoma City home where they operated a day care, police said Wednesday.
- WPX Energy to close Oklahoma City office, lay off 60 workers Updated: Feb-10-16 6:25 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa-based WPX Energy has announced plans to close its Oklahoma City office and lay off 60 of the 95employees.
- Oklahoma wildfires threaten homes; smoke risky for drivers Updated: Feb-09-16 7:26 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Grass fires pushed along by 35 mph wind gusts forced an elementary school to keep some children after hours Tuesday as wildfires threatened Oklahoma ahead of its annual tornado season.
- Police discover human remains in Oklahoma City landfill Updated: Feb-09-16 1:55 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police are investigating after human remains were discovered at a landfill.
- South Oklahoma City interchange to get multilevel renovation Updated: Feb-09-16 11:42 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Transportation Commission has approved the first construction contract on what's expected to be an eight-year project to replace the Interstate 35 interchange with Interstate 240 in south Oklahoma City.
- Durant, Thunder pull away to beat Suns 122-106 Updated: Feb-09-16 1:04 am
PHOENIX - Once Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant found his shot, it was all over for slumping Phoenix.
- Chesapeake stock tumbles, rises after investors spooked Updated: Feb-08-16 7:17 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Share prices for Chesapeake Energy stock were down more than 50 percent for a time Monday after a news report said the Oklahoma City-based company had brought on attorneys who help companies restructure their debt, but rebounded after the natural gas producer told investors that it was not planning to file for bankruptcy protection.
- Woman charged in Piedmont teen's death ordered to trial Updated: Feb-08-16 6:07 am
OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma - A woman charged in the 2014 slaying of a 16-year-old Piedmont girl has been ordered to trial.
- Many Oklahoma employees get raises despite salary freeze Updated: Feb-07-16 12:04 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Thousands of Oklahoma state employees received pay raises last year and thousands more were hired despite warnings of an approaching budget shortfall and a personnel freeze ordered by Gov. Mary Fallin.
- Warriors win 41st straight home game, 116-108 over Thunder Updated: Feb-07-16 1:01 am
OAKLAND, California - With a Super Bowl-sized stage, a celebrity-filled crowd and two championship contenders on the floor, it felt more like late May in Oracle Arena than early February.
- Uptick in quakes could prompt action from Oklahoma lawmakers Updated: Feb-06-16 5:45 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The power and frequency of earthquakes in Oklahoma have been increasing, but the Legislature has done little to try to curb the temblors that scientists have linked to the underground disposal of oil and gas drilling wastewater.
- Choctaw Nation plans for new headquarters in Durant in 2018 Updated: Feb-06-16 2:05 pm
DURANT, Oklahoma - Choctaw Nation Chief Gary Batton said he focuses on tribal culture. But it's hard for him to demonstrate that when the tribe's cultural services office is housed in a double-wide trailer.
- Courthouse in Oklahoma City to be named after late judge Updated: Feb-06-16 1:19 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The federal courthouse in Oklahoma City is to be dedicated next week to honor the longest sitting judge on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, which includes Oklahoma.
- Oklahoma City high school wrestler charged with sex crime Updated: Feb-05-16 8:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - An athlete at an Oklahoma City high school was charged this week with a sex crime after police say an act the boy described as a wrestling maneuver was obscene groping.
- One of Oklahoma's worst interstate logjams set for upgrade Updated: Feb-05-16 12:02 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A makeover for one of Oklahoma's worst interstate traffic bottlenecks is finally ready to get under way.
- Preliminary hearing waived in Oklahoma politician's death Updated: Feb-05-16 11:55 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - A defense attorney for a man charged with fatally stabbing his father, who was Oklahoma's labor commissioner, says the death reflects a breakdown in the state's mental health system.
- Pressure mounting for lawmakers to send alcohol plan to vote Updated: Feb-04-16 4:05 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A new plan for Oklahoma voters to decide whether wine and strong beer can be sold in grocery and convenience stores could be the first of many alcohol-related questions on the November ballot.
- Man, woman found shot to death in northeast Oklahoma City Updated: Feb-04-16 1:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police say a man and a woman have been found shot to death inside a vehicle on the city's northeast side.
- Durant's buzzer-beater lifts Thunder over Magic, 117-114 Updated: Feb-03-16 11:54 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - With the ball in Kevin Durant's hands in the final seconds, Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan didn't call a timeout. Instead, he let one of his superstars do his thing.
- Oklahoma St. wins big with late additions Wudtee, Bundage Updated: Feb-03-16 5:37 pm
STILLWATER, Oklahoma - Oklahoma State snagged two of its biggest targets late on national signing day.
- Elephant herpes virus not cause of elephant's death Updated: Feb-03-16 4:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma City Zoo says the elephant herpes virus - or EEHV - was not the cause of death of an elephant at the zoo.