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 Jack, a shepherd/husky mix, sits outside the American Humane Association animal rescue vehicle at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City. [Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman]

Jack, a shepherd/husky mix, sits outside the American Humane Association animal rescue vehicle at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City. [Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman]

American Humane Association unveils rescue truck in Oklahoma City

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The newest rescue truck in the American Humane Association’s Red Star rescue fleet was dedicated last week in Oklahoma City. The 50-foot-long animal rescue vehicle will be based at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, where it will be ready for disaster deployment in Oklahoma and the Midwest.

Most agencies see cuts, with one big exception

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Most agencies see cuts, with one big exception

Under a proposal making its way through the Legislature, funding for the Legislative Service Bureau, which does legislative research and provides computer services for lawmakers and their staffs, would get a $9 million increase.

Miranda Lambert's Tishomingo boutique closes doors

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 Miranda Lambert opened The Pink Pistol in Tishomingo in 2012. [Photo provided]

Celebrity says she is focusing on her Pink Pistol shop near her hometown of Lindale, Texas.

Oklahoma joins lawsuit against Obama administration over transgender bathroom policy

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Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton,right, announces Texas' lawsuit to challenge President Obama's transgender bathroom order during a news conference in Austin, Texas, Wednesday May 25, 2016. Texas and several other states are suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)  AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM, MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT

Collectively, 11 states are asking for an injunction.

Sen. Lankford recognizes anniversary of Tulsa race riot

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  Sen. James Lankford,  R-Oklahoma City

Lankford talked about how white Tulsans burned down the prosperous Greenwood area and more than an estimated 300 people died in the 1921 riot.

Sooners WR arrested for criminal trespass in Texas

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Sooners WR arrested for criminal trespass in Texas

"We're aware of it and are addressing internally," OU spokesmen Mike Houck said.

Thunder's dominance of Western Conference finals has Oakland anxious, but optimistic

Sports | Published: Wed, May 25, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment
FILE - In this Sunday, May 22, 2016, file photo, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry pauses on the bench during the first half in Game 3 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oklahoma City. Despite finishing the regular season with a record-breaking 73 wins, the Golden State Warriors find themselves one game away from being prematurely eliminated in the NBA Playoffs. Down 3-1, the defending NBA champions will have to win three-straight games to advance.  (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

OAKLAND, Calif. – Si Majola is navigating the creep-along traffic of Oakland, Interstate 880 commanding his full attention until the car stops and the conversation detours to Golden State basketball. Majola, 34, has lived in the Bay Area since 2004, which seems like centuries ago when you're talking about these Warriors.

Showing off Israeli chic: Oklahoma women share fashion finds from trip to Israel

MOOD | Published: Thu, May 26, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment
 Elaine Levy models a Maskit coat vest by Sharon Tal during the Tres Chic Israeli Fashion Event at Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club. [Photo by Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman]

Fashions and jewelry from two Israeli design houses and a jewelry collection from graduates of a special Israeli design school were showcased at the Tres Chic Israeli Fashion Event on...

Report: ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle Lied About His Medal Count

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Report: ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle Lied About His Medal Count

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, is a legend. His autobiography, American Sniper, sold more than 1 million copies and was turned into a film; he was played by Bradley Cooper in what would become the highest-grossing war movie in history.

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Hunting Holtzclaw

Hunting Holtzclaw

News | Updated: Thu, May 12, 2016 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Oklahoma City Police Detective Kim Davis groans as she wakes to her cellphone ringing. After more than 27 years as a cop, she's grown used to such middle-of-the-night summonses. But tonight, filling in for her partner, she’d hoped to avoid catching any calls.She grabs her phone off the bedside table and slips into the kitchen trying not to wake her husband, Matt, a fellow officer, who’d just gotten home from his shift about an hour before.

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Sooners wide receiver arrested for criminal trespass in Texas

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Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook was arrested in his hometown of Cameron, Texas, on Monday on a complaint of criminal trespass. An official at the Milam County...

Cleveland County woman sentenced to 21 years in death of Lexington teenager

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Tonya Lynne Moss, 33, was convicted on one count of child neglect, one count of providing alcohol to a minor and one count of possessing a firearm while on probation. She...

Oklahoma House votes to lessen job requirements of corrections director

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Oklahoma lawmakers had voted down the measure previously.

'When you find my body, please call my husband and daughter'

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A 66-year-old hiker who was found dead two years after she went missing on the Appalachian Trail kept a journal of her ordeal after getting lost in the wilderness.  ...

OKC Thunder: Billy Donovan uncorks small-ball lineup that has overwhelmed the Warriors and tilted the West finals in OKC's direction

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During the Thunder’s two blowout victories of the Warriors in OKC, the Westbrook, Waiters, Roberson, Durant, Ibaka combo outscored Golden State by an outrageous 91-35 margin in 25 minutes together.

Steve Kerr says Warriors' psyche isn't damaged

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr chatted with the media in Oakland on Wednesday. Here’s part of what he had to say, with my comments following: Kerr, on the series: “It's...

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