Tulsa, OK – On your commute today, keep this stat in mind. For every 10-cars you see; at least one of the drivers is being distracted. Tulsa Police traffic coordinator Craig Murray the afternoons are worse than mornings.
He says everything is competing for our attention while driving from kids in the back seat to the beeping of incoming text messages.
Tulsa, OK – Fines for immigration violations rare in Oklahoma
(Information in the following story is from: Tulsa World, http://www.tulsaworld.com)
TULSA, Okla. (AP) Since, 2005, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have cited two Oklahoma businesses for violating immigration laws, a number an immigration attorney calls "extraordinarily low."
Tulsa, OK – 24 Oklahoma counties under excessive heat warning
TULSA, Okla. (AP) Twenty-four counties in eastern Oklahoma are under an excessive heat warning issued by the National Weather Service.
The warning will remain in effect until 10 p.m. Saturday for Cherokee, Creek, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Wagoner, Tulsa, Rogers, Mayes, Delaware, Pawnee, Ottawa, Pushmataha, Choctaw, Washington, Osage, Craig, Nowata, Pittsburg, Sequoyah, McIntosh, Muskogee, Le Flore, Latimer and Haskell counties.
Public Radio 89.5 HD1 – You know the bromide: winners never quit and quitters never win. To which Freakonomics Radio says 'Are you sure' Sometimes quitting is strategic, and sometimes it's the best thing you can do. It's all about opportunity cost: when you re doing one thing, you can't be doing another. So when do you quit the one and start the other? We'll take a look at broad survey of quitting data, and talk everyone from aspiring baseball players to prostitutes about quitting after years of hard work, preparation, and chasing big earnings.