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Oklahoma Beats West Virginia 6-1 In Big 12 Elimination Game

Sheldon Neuse broke a tie with a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning and had a three-run double in the eighth in Oklahoma’s 6-1 victory over West Virginia.

05/21/2015

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Protective Order Against State Senator Denied

A judge has denied an Oklahoma woman’s request for a protective order against a Texas state senator whom she accuses of stalking her.

05/20/2015

A severe drought has caused a number of dry-land (non-irrigated) crops in Texas to fail. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

8 Western States Get Drought Aid For Farms, Ranches

Farmers and ranchers in the West’s worst-hit drought regions will receive an additional $21 million to help them save water and soil despite the long dry spell.

05/18/2015

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9 Deaths Lead To Warning About Inhaling Chemicals At Oil Well Sites

All of the deaths involved workers at crude production tanks. Colorado and North Dakota each had three deaths and Texas, Oklahoma and Montana each had one death.

05/18/2015

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OK Storm Shelter Uprooted Hours Before Storms Hit

A family in Noble, Oklahoma is thankful they didn’t need to use their storm shelter Wednesday night. It popped out of the ground Wednesday morning.

05/07/2015

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Police: Oklahoma City Woman Found Dead In Storm Shelter

Authorities say an Oklahoma City woman apparently drowned after taking cover in an underground storm shelter that later flooded.

05/07/2015

Severe weather ripped apart a vacant motel in Oklahoma City on May 6, 2015. (credit: Andrea Lucia/CBSDFW.COM)

Tornadoes & Flooding Upend Oklahoma

Authorities are investigating the damage left behind by spring storms carrying more than a dozen suspected tornadoes that swept across the southern Plains, bringing floods, forcing the evacuation of an international airport and destroying homes near Oklahoma City.

05/07/2015

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Tornadoes Touch Down In Oklahoma, Nebraska On Active Day

A storm that produced tornadoes across parts of southwestern Oklahoma bore down on suburban Oklahoma City during the evening rush hour Wednesday, and forecasters declared a tornado emergency for suburban Moore, which was hit hard two years ago.

05/06/2015

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Escaped Sex Offender Arrested In Oklahoma

Police in Oklahoma have arrested a registered sex offender who escaped from a Fort Worth halfway house earlier this week. Charles Sprague was apprehended without incident.

04/17/2015

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Inspection Found No Problem At Oklahoma Blue Bell Plant

ays after a foodborne illness was linked to Blue Bell ice cream products, a state inspection of an Oklahoma plant later tied to the infection praised the facility for having no violations and doing a “great job,” according to a copy of the inspection report.

04/09/2015

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Blue Bell Expands Ice Cream Recall

Blue Bell said that it is expanding its recall of ice cream products that were made at an Oklahoma plant after pints of banana pudding ice cream tested positive for listeriosis.

04/08/2015

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Sam’s Club Joins H-E-B In Pulling All Blue Bell Ice Cream Products

Two other large retailers have decided to pull Blue Bell Ice Cream from their shelves as a precautionary measure after the company announced it was temporarily closing an Oklahoma production plant.

04/06/2015

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