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Mapping the Ku Klux Klan in Oklahoma

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In the early part of the 20th century, the Ku Klux Klan re-established itself after years of decline.

Child killed after being struck by vehicle in SW OKC

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A child was killed after he was struck by a car near SW 59 and Blackwelder Avenue on Thursday afternoon.

Budget legislation passes committee: 'We are just shooting darts into the air'

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Bradford pear trees in bloom on the  Oklahoma state  Capitol grounds with the  Capitol  dome in the background March 18, 2005, in Okla. City. The vernal equinox marking the first day of  spring is Palm Sunday, March 20, 2005. Staff photo by Paul B. Southerland

Oklahoma lawmakers on Thursday began the daunting task of addressing a projected $1.3 billion hole in the next state budget, backing legislation that would raise or save roughly $200 million but knowing more difficult haggling lies ahead.

Houston mayor predicts Cougars will beat Sooners by at least two touchdowns

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Running back Rodney Anderson celebrates a touchdown during Saturday’s OU spring game in Norman. [Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman]

Sylvester Turner is the mayor of Houston.

OU basketball player charged with felony assault

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OU basketball player charged with felony assault

Oklahoma basketball player Akolda Manyang has been charged with felony aggravated assault and battery in the aftermath of an incident that took place at Norman's Campus Corner district early Sunday morning.

Gorilla suffering from possible respiratory infection at OKC Zoo

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Gorilla suffering from possible respiratory infection at OKC Zoo

The 41-year-old gorilla has been showing signs of lethargic behavior over the past week and had developed a slight cough which has concerned his caretakers.

Chesapeake Energy records $921 million first-quarter loss, announces $470 million in asset sales

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Chesapeake Energy records $921 million first-quarter loss, announces $470 million in asset sales

Chesapeake Energy Corp. on Thursday reported a first-quarter net loss of $921 million and announced almost $470 million in new asset sales.

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Oklahoma House, Senate committees pass budget legislation

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma lawmakers on Thursday began the daunting task of addressing a projected $1.3 billion hole in the next state budget, backing legislation that would raise or save roughly $200...

Now you know why Andre Roberson starts for the Thunder

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Andre Roberson catches the ball and hesitates. His body slows, but his mind races. You can almost see his conscience waging war. Shoot it, says the little guy on one...

Right on ’Cue

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The Oklahoman's Food Dude, Dave Cathey, and Open Flame pay homage to National Barbecue Month in 2016 opener event at American Propane.

Movie review: 'Captain America: Civil War' is a civil bore

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Marvel's longest comic book adaptation has its highs but hits sleepy lows.

FDA will require e-cigarettes and contents to be reviewed

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government announced sweeping new rules Thursday for electronic cigarettes that will for the first time require the devices and their ingredients to be reviewed, a mandate...

She was a teen mom. Here’s where she is eight years later.

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“I faked my periods for a while,” recalls Diamond Coley. Sixteen and petrified of her mother’s reaction, Coley hid her pregnancy for five months, until a threat of exposure...

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