OU Professor Honorée Fanonne Jeffers Has Oprah's Book Pick With 'Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois'One of the most anticipated novels of the year is from University of Oklahoma professor Honorée Fanonne Jeffers. He debut work "The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois," is now available and is an Oprah Winfrey book club pick.
Oklahoma Shootings & Carjacking Suspect Lee King Arrested In DallasPolice say the 27-year-old gunman suspected of shooting two Arkansas men along Interstate 40 in Oklahoma and committing a carjacking in Oklahoma City has been arrested in Dallas.
'I Thought Something Blew Up': Earthquake Shakes Northwestern Oklahoma TownThe U.S. Geological Survey reported the quake struck about 1:25 p.m. near Shattuck, a town of nearly 1,500 population about 145 miles northwest of Oklahoma City and near the border with the Texas Panhandle.
'Tiger King' Star Jeff Lowe Accused Of Inhumane Treatment After Taking Over Animal Park From Joe ExoticThe Justice Department has filed an animal abuse complaint in Oklahoma, against Netflix’s “Tiger King” star Jeff Lowe, the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park he took over from founder Joe Exotic in 2016 and Tiger King, LLC.
2 Biggest Universities In Oklahoma Delay Start Of Spring Classes & Cancel Spring Break Due To COVID-19The two largest universities in the state of Oklahoma have announced that they are delaying the start of the spring semester and canceling spring break because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Oklahoma Highway Patrol Captain Passes Away From CoronavirusCapt. Jeffery Sewell, 58, of Atoka died Saturday at a Denison, Texas, hospital where he had been treated for the virus for about three weeks.
Girl Killed In Oklahoma City Explosion That Level House, Injured Her Mom, Dad, And BrotherA girl was killed and her parents and brother injured when their home in far north Oklahoma City exploded Thursday morning.
Natural Gas Explosion In Oklahoma Interrupts Power Service, Leaves Crater-Sized HoleA natural gas pipeline in Oklahoma exploded Wednesday night, triggering a fire that could be seen for miles and lead to area evacuations.
Suburban Oklahoma City Student Attended School "Knowingly" Having COVID-19Officials say a suburban Oklahoma City high school student went to school last week despite having COVID-19.
Oklahoma Inmates Use Bed Sheets To Escape From 12th Floor Of Jail, Murder Suspect Still On The LooseA murder suspect escaped from the county jail in downtown Oklahoma City early Friday by using bed sheets tied together to climb down the outside of the building -- from a 12th floor cell.
Record Breaking 151-Pound Paddlefish Caught On Oklahoma LakeA world-record paddlefish -- weighing in at more than 150 pounds -- has been caught at a lake in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt Says He Tested Positive For COVID-19Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced Wednesday that he’s the first governor in the United States to test positive for the coronavirus and that he is isolating at home.
Caught On Camera: Lightning Bolt Almost Strikes State Trooper While On Side Of HighwayIt was a close call recently for a trooper with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol after being out in some severe weather.
Forecasters: Potentially Deadly Weather Pattern Setting Up Across Texas & OklahomaExtreme temperatures coupled with high humidity flowing from the Gulf of Mexico have set the stage for life-threatening heat in Texas and Oklahoma.
Trump Tulsa Rally Tickets Come With Disclaimer: Can't Sue If Catch CoronavirusWhen supporters go online to register for tickets to the event, they will see a disclaimer acknowledging risk of exposure to coronavirus.