- Tornado damages buildings in East Texas Updated: Apr-29-16 9:05 pm
DALLAS - A tornado in East Texas caused severe damage and left some people injured Friday evening, as storms snaked their way across northern and eastern Texas and southern Oklahoma.
- The Latest: East Texas struck by tornadoes Updated: Apr-29-16 8:54 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - The Latest on severe weather in the central U.S. (all times local):
- Oklahoma Medicaid cuts to limit mental health care access Updated: Apr-29-16 3:31 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Health Care Authority board has approved cuts that could potentially trim care for thousands of low-income residents with mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
- Oklahoma governor signs civil asset forfeiture legislation Updated: Apr-28-16 3:27 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahomans whose assets are unjustly seized through the civil asset forfeiture process can recover their attorney fees under a new state law.
- Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon pleads guilty to DUI charge Updated: Apr-28-16 3:16 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon pleaded guilty Wednesday to a charge of driving under the influence in Oklahoma.
- Woman dead in Oklahoma City stabbing, suspect in custody Updated: Apr-28-16 2:08 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police say a woman is dead and another is in custody following a stabbing.
- Oklahoma City man sues utility after natural gas explosion Updated: Apr-28-16 11:20 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - A man has filed a lawsuit claiming negligence against Oklahoma Natural Gas after he suffered serious burns from a January natural gas explosion that destroyed dozens of homes in northwest Oklahoma City.
- Latest on storms: 3 tornados in Illinois; no major damage Updated: Apr-27-16 10:34 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Latest on severe weather in the central and eastern U.S. (all times local):
- Senate Republicans pick Altus farmer as pro tem-designee Updated: Apr-27-16 6:33 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Senate Republicans on Wednesday selected a 10-year veteran senator and cotton farmer from Altus as their choice to lead the Senate next year.
- Oklahoma college presidents warn lawmakers about dire budget Updated: Apr-27-16 6:07 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - College and university presidents from across Oklahoma urged lawmakers Wednesday to ease cuts to higher education as the state grapples with a $1.3 billion hole in next fiscal year's budget.
- Okla. senators thank Garland for bombing work, oppose vote Updated: Apr-27-16 5:45 pm
WASHINGTON - Oklahoma Republican Sens. Jim Inhofe and James Lankford say they have thanked Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland for his lead role investigating the 1995 bombing at the federal building in Oklahoma City.
- New coach Brooks: Focus is on Wizards players, not Durant Updated: Apr-27-16 4:58 pm
WASHINGTON - New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was surprised it took so long to get the question. Almost 15 minutes into his introductory news conference he was asked, "Let's get this out of the way: Are you going to bring Kevin Durant here?"
- Priest convicted in California removed from Lawton post Updated: Apr-27-16 3:24 pm
LAWTON, Oklahoma - A priest who pleaded guilty in 2012 to misdemeanor assault and battery in California has been removed from several Catholic churches in southwest Oklahoma.
- Plans revealed for Oklahoma City-area turnpike project Updated: Apr-27-16 1:27 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority has released a final design route for a planned $190 million project that agency officials say will better connect southwest Oklahoma City with the rest of the metropolitan area.
- USGS records 4.1 magnitude earthquake in central Oklahoma Updated: Apr-27-16 1:19 pm
LUTHER, Oklahoma - The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded at 4.1 magnitude earthquake in the Oklahoma City area.
- Evangelist Franklin Graham hosts prayer rally in Oklahoma Updated: Apr-27-16 11:37 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Evangelical preacher Franklin Graham is hosting a prayer rally in Oklahoma City, one of 50 events planned for all 50 states this year.
- Oklahoma Election Board strikes 12 candidates from ballot Updated: Apr-26-16 12:38 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Twelve candidates for political office in Oklahoma have been stricken from the ballot, in some cases leaving clear paths for incumbents to retain their seats without a challenge in November.
- Oklahoma City Public Schools, superintendent part ways Updated: Apr-26-16 11:28 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City's school board has voted to part ways with district Superintendent Rob Neu.
- Westbrook leads Thunder past Mavericks; OKC wins series 4-1 Updated: Apr-26-16 12:42 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook is an All-Star, but not a superstar.
- Claremore senator to seek top Oklahoma Senate position Updated: Apr-25-16 7:14 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A state senator from Claremore is the latest to seek the top leadership post in the state Senate.
- Mejri, Lee out for Dallas against Oklahoma City playoff game Updated: Apr-25-16 7:11 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Dallas faces elimination without two of its interior threats.
- Fallin signs bill to close drunken driving court loophole Updated: Apr-25-16 6:32 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A bill that prohibits most municipal courts from handling drunken driving cases is one of more than two dozen measures signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin.
- Fallin downplays talk of being a vice presidential pick Updated: Apr-25-16 6:10 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says she's honored to be mentioned as a possible selection for vice president, but that she has not talked to any Republican presidential candidate about it.
- Oklahoma bill tying abortions to doctor licenses criticized Updated: Apr-25-16 5:39 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Of the pieces of anti-abortion legislation that Oklahoma lawmakers have considered this session, one that would strip doctors of their license to practice has abortion rights activists and the state's medical association balking.
- Eastbound interstate reopens in OKC after bridge damaged Updated: Apr-25-16 4:12 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Eastbound Interstate 240 has reopened in Oklahoma City after a construction vehicle struck a bridge.