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3:23 pm
Wed July 28, 2010

OU Grant

Norman, OK –

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) University of Oklahoma President David Boren says OU's Norman campus faculty has topped $100 million in grant funding for the just-completed fiscal year.

The $101.6 million in grants represents an increase of $28.7 million over the previous year, the largest single-year jump in the history of the Norman campus.

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Local & Regional
12:51 pm
Wed July 28, 2010

New Chief at OSBI

Acting OSBI director Harvey Pratt
OSBI

Tulsa, OK – OSBI names veteran agent interim director

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A longtime Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation agent has been named interim director of the agency.

The OSBI Commission on Tuesday selected Harvey Pratt to lead the agency when current Director DeWade Langley leaves the agency on Monday. Langley will become chairman and director of the University of Central Oklahoma's new School of Criminal Justice.

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Local & Regional
12:42 pm
Wed July 28, 2010

Mohawk Plane Crash: Preliminary Report

Tulsa, OK – TULSA, Okla. (AP) The National Transportation Safety Board says a plane that crashed in Tulsa earlier this month and killed three businessmen ran out of fuel.

The crash on July 10 in Mohawk Park killed 51-year-old pilot Chase Bales and two passengers 37-year-old Damian Riddoch and 41-year-old Mats Malmberg.

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Local & Regional
12:42 pm
Wed July 28, 2010

Make Up of Legislature

Oklahoma City, OK – Oklahoma statehouse hopefuls win nominations

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Former state Rep. Rob Johnson has been elected to a seat in the Oklahoma Senate being vacated by his term-limited father, state Sen. Mike Johnson of Kingfisher.

Rob Johnson defeated Bob Barnett and Bob Bradway for the Republican nomination in Tuesday's GOP primary election. Johnson was automatically elected because no Democrat sought the seat.

In another race, Democrat Rep. John Auffet of Stilwell will be in a runoff on Aug. 24.

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What's New?
10:31 am
Wed July 28, 2010

XPoNential Radio

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Local & Regional
10:08 am
Wed July 28, 2010

The AG's Race

Scott Pruitt on filing day.
campaign photo

Oklahoma City, OK – Pruitt beats Leonard in attorney general primary

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Former state Sen. Scott Pruitt has won the Republican nomination for Oklahoma attorney general.

Pruitt, of Broken Arrow, defeated Ryan Leonard of Oklahoma City in Tuesday's primary.

Pruitt will face Democrat Jim Priest of Oklahoma City in the Nov. 2 general election. Priest was unopposed for his party's nomination.

They are vying to replace Democratic Attorney General Drew Edmondson.

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Local & Regional
10:04 am
Wed July 28, 2010

It is Mary and Jari

Mary Fallin and Jari Askins are the GOP and Democrat nominees for Governor
Campaign photos

Oklahoma City, OK – OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) This fall's race for Oklahoma governor will feature two women at the top of the ticket.

Lt. Gov. Jari Askins defeated Attorney General Drew Edmonson on Tuesday. The attorney general conceded in a late-night speech that he would not make up the slim margin Askins held as the final votes were counted.

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Local & Regional
9:44 am
Wed July 28, 2010

Wednesday's Top Stories

July 28, 2010 – Election Results and Wednesday's Top News

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StudioTulsa
5:31 pm
Tue July 27, 2010

100 Years of Camp Fire USA

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Local & Regional
3:16 pm
Tue July 27, 2010

Oklahoma is not a Race To The Top Finalist

Governor Brad Henry
State of Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, OK – Statement from Gov. Brad Henry:

"We felt we put forth a strong proposal backed up with real reforms, but we knew this process was going to be very challenging and it would be difficult to make the finalist list.

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