OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A federal grand jury has indicted two men in an illegal gunrunning case involving a former Oklahoma narcotics agent.
Lewisville, Texas, resident Gregorio Morales-Martinez and Jorge Blanco of Stillwater were charged Wednesday with conspiracy to illegally purchase 43 firearms in Oklahoma and transfer them to Texas. Officials say some were then smuggled into Mexico.
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Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma want supporters of State Question 744 to stop using the logos of two schools in a campaign advertisement.
The proposed constitutional amendment would require the state within three years to meet the regional average of per-student spending in surrounding states.
In an ad promoting the proposal, families are shown watching a game on television. One is wearing OU's colors while the other is wearing OSU gear.
Oklahoma City, OK – Oklahoma's jobless rate climbs to 7 percent
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Oklahoma's unemployment rate rose by one-tenth of a percentage point to 7 percent in August.
The Oklahoma Employment Security Commission said Tuesday that 122,480 people were out of work last month, up from 121,610 who were unemployed in July. Oklahoma's unemployment rate in August 2009 was 6.9 percent.