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11:47 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Hotel raid busts meth cooks

Tulsa, OK –
Five people are arrest after found cooking meth in a south Tulsa hotel. A Tulsa Police officer was taken to the hospital after inhaling fumes at the Tulsa Select Hotel at I-44 and South Yale. The bust was made shortly after seven p.m. Saturday night. Two rooms were being used to manufacture the drugs.

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Local & Regional
11:35 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Overnight Fire

Tulsa, OK – An overnight apartment fire in Tulsa was apparently the work of an arsonist. It happened at the Lakes Apartments near 81st and South Wheeling. Eyewitnesses tell fire investigators the blaze was started by someone at the foot of the stairs. Two people had to be rescued while the top two apartments were gutted by the 3a.m. flames.

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Local & Regional
11:34 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Facebook Arrest of Oklahoma Man

Green River, WY – Wyo. detective uses Facebook to find wanted man

GREEN RIVER, Wyo. (AP) The Sweetwater County sheriff says authorities used Facebook to find a man in Oklahoma who is wanted on suspicion of failing to register as a sex offender.

Sheriff Rich Haskell says one of his detectives generated leads through Facebook to find the location of 42-year-old Henry William Sadberry. It was unclear what information authorities found on the social networking site that led them to Sadberry.

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Local & Regional
11:13 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Oklahoma Foreclosures

Oklahoma City, oK – Okla banking official criticizes foreclosure probe


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The chairman of the Oklahoma Bankers Association is criticizing a nationwide investigation into foreclosure practices and says a proposed moratorium on foreclosures could have a devastating effect on the economy.

Jan Miller told The Oklahoman the investigation by attorneys general nationwide including Oklahoma Attorney General Drew Edmondson is intended to put lenders in a bad light.

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Local & Regional
11:09 am
Sun October 17, 2010

Football Recap

Undated – NORMAN, Okla. (AP) The No. 6 Oklahoma Sooners rolled to a 52-0 victory against Iowa State last night. DeMarco Murray scored three times to set Oklahoma's career record for touchdowns, surpassing 1969 Heisman Trophy winner Steve Owens' record of 57 touchdowns in his career. Ryan Broyles broke his own mark for receptions in a game.

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Local & Regional
10:55 am
Sat October 16, 2010

Indian Settlement

Washington, D.C. – Judge extends deadline to OK Indian settlement

WASHINGTON (AP) A judge has set Jan. 7 as the new deadline for Congress to approve a $3.4 billion settlement with hundreds of thousands of American Indians.

The U.S. Senate has adjourned without giving the Obama administration the authority to settle a class-action lawsuit filed in 1996 by Elouise Cobell of Browning, Mont. The suit accuses the federal government of mismanaging billions of dollars held in trust for Indian landowners.

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Local & Regional
10:52 am
Sat October 16, 2010

Trooper Resentenced

Lawton, OK – Resentencing set for man who killed Okla. trooper

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) A Comanche County judge will hear testimony next week in the resentencing trial of a former firefighter who was convicted of first-degree murder in the 2003 death of an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper.

Jurors were scheduled to hear the case this week, but the Lawton Constitution says District Judge Gerald Neuwirth informed them they wouldn't hear testimony in the proceeding. Court records show a non-jury trial is set for Monday.

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Local & Regional
10:48 am
Sat October 16, 2010

GOP in roads

Oklahoma City, OK – GOP gains ground in Okla. voter registration

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The number of registered Republicans in Oklahoma continues to increase, closing the gap on the advantage Democrats have enjoyed for years.

The Oklahoma Election Board reported Friday Republicans have seen a net increase of 28,599 registered voters since Jan. 15, compared to a net increase of 313 for Democrats. The number of registered independents increased by more than 11,000.

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StudioTulsa
7:53 pm
Fri October 15, 2010

"Faces of the Frontier" at the Gilcrease Museum

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Local & Regional
1:35 pm
Fri October 15, 2010

Amtrak's Oklahoma Future

Oklahoma City, OK – Okla., Texas, Kan., officials discuss Amtrak route

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Officials looking into extending Amtrak passenger rail service from Oklahoma City to Kansas say money is the biggest obstacle.

Lawmakers and transportation officials from Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas met Thursday in Oklahoma City to discuss the proposal.

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