Public Radio Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org en U.S. Accuses Russia Of Violating Nuclear Treaty http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/us-accuses-russia-violating-nuclear-treaty The Obama administration says Russia has violated a 1987 nuclear pact by testing a ground-launched cruise missile.<p>An administration official called the matter "very serious" and says the U.S. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:00:00 +0000 Stephanie Federico 63977 at http://publicradiotulsa.org LA Judge Rules Sale Of Clippers Can Move Ahead http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/la-judge-rules-sale-clippers-can-move-ahead A Los Angeles judge has issued a preliminary ruling against embattled LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling. The judge decided that Sterling's wife, Shelly, was within her rights to agree to an earlier $2 billion sale of the team. Dan Woike has been reporting on the story for the <em>Los Angeles Register</em>. He speaks with Audie Cornish about the ruling. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:55:00 +0000 editor 63976 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Judge Rules Against Sterling, Allows LA Clippers Sale To Proceed http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/judge-rules-against-sterling-allows-la-clippers-sale-proceed A probate judge has ruled that Donald Sterling cannot block the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers.<p>Shelly Sterling, his estranged wife, had <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/05/30/317328419/shelly-sterling-l-a-clippers-will-be-sold-to-steve-ballmer-for-2-billion" target="_blank">arranged</a> in May to sell the NBA franchise to former Microsoft executive Steve Ballmer for a record $2 billion.<p>Donald Sterling sued to block the deal. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:06:00 +0000 editor 63975 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Judge Rules Against Sterling, Allows LA Clippers Sale To Proceed Sandwich Monday: The Korean Steak Sandwich http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/sandwich-monday-korean-steak-sandwich Ever since we landed in San Francisco and refused to leave, we've heard people talking about the Korean steak sandwich at <a href="http://www.yelp.com/biz/rheas-deli-and-market-san-francisco">Rhea's Deli and Market</a>. People say things like "It's amazing" and "Get away from me, I'm trying to eat" and "Did you just lick a drop of sauce off of my shirt? Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:16:00 +0000 Ian Chillag 63974 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Sandwich Monday: The Korean Steak Sandwich Getting to Know the Recently Formed Smart Growth Tulsa Coalition http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/getting-know-recently-formed-smart-growth-tulsa-coalition <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Bill Leighty, a longtime realtor in our community who's also served on the Tulsa Metropolitan Area Planning Commission, the City's Transportation Advisory Board, and its Land Use Task Force. Moreover, Leighty is the executive director of the Smart Growth Tulsa Coalition, which he tells us all about on today's program. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:02:12 +0000 Rich Fisher 63973 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Getting to Know the Recently Formed Smart Growth Tulsa Coalition Margot Adler, A Venerable And Beloved NPR Voice, Passes At 68 http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/margot-adler-venerable-and-beloved-npr-voice-passes-68 <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Margot+Adler%2C+A+Venerable+And+Beloved+NPR+Voice%2C+Passes+At+68&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyMjQ1NzYwMDEyMjU5MjA0MjE0Yzg1Mg004)"/></div><p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:31:00 +0000 David Folkenflik 63972 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Netanyahu: Israel Is Prepared For 'Long Operation' In Gaza http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/netanyahu-israel-prepared-long-operation-gaza Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday dismissed international calls for an immediate cease-fire in the country's conflict with Hamas in Gaza.<p>"We need to be prepared for a long operation until our mission is accomplished," Netanyahu said in televised remarks.<p>He defined that mission the same way Israeli officials have since launching a ground offensive in Gaza: taking out the tunnels Hamas uses to infiltrate Israel.<p>"Israeli citizens cannot live with the threat from rockets and from death tunnels — death from above and from below," Netanyahu said, adding that Israelis would Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:26:00 +0000 Alan Greenblatt 63970 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Netanyahu: Israel Is Prepared For 'Long Operation' In Gaza It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/its-boom-times-pop-shops-mobile-shopping-clicks Fast-rising mobile technology is making buying stuff with a tap of an app easier than ever, and shifting the way we shop. What were once permanent, brick-and-mortar stores, where shoppers look at items in a physical space, are now often pop-ups first — shops that last for a limited time only.<p>Pop-up shops are temporary retail spaces that spring up in unused premises. Leases can last as short as a single day, when brands use the spaces for a promotional event instead of testing out a market.<p>"As long as they can change it back, they can do whatever they want," says Joe LaPadula. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:05:00 +0000 Elise Hu 63971 at http://publicradiotulsa.org It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks Attorney Assisting Workers Comp Commission Was at "Arm's Length" From AG's Office http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/attorney-assisting-workers-comp-commission-was-arms-length-ags-office <p>A lack of oversight may have contributed to what’s being called incorrect advice to the state Worker’s Compensation Commission.</p><p>Attorney General Scott Pruitt said the assistant attorney general working with the commission was embedded there and at “arm’s length” from the attorney general's office.</p> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:50:41 +0000 Matt Trotter 63957 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Attorney Assisting Workers Comp Commission Was at "Arm's Length" From AG's Office Taliban In Pakistan Derail World Polio Eradication http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/taliban-pakistan-derails-world-polio-eradication Last January Salma Jaffar was shot while she was going door to door in Karachi, giving children drops of the polio vaccine.<p>"Even when they took out the pistol, I couldn't understand why he was taking out the gun," Jaffar says of the two men who pulled up on a motorcycle and started shooting at the vaccination team.<p>"But when he opened fire, that is when I thought it was the end of the life," she says. "My first thought was that I won't be able to see my children again."<p>Jaffar was shot four times: twice in her arm and twice in her chest. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:40:00 +0000 Jason Beaubien 63966 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Taliban In Pakistan Derail World Polio Eradication