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9:36 am
Mon March 1, 2010

Economic Mixed News

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9:26 am
Mon March 1, 2010

Monday Morning's Top Stories

Tulsa, OK – Hear a recap of Monday morning's Top Local Stories

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5:35 pm
Sun February 28, 2010

Two Dead in Bristow Plane Crash

Bristow, OK – The Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirms two people died in a plane crash at Bristow Sunday afternoon.

The OHP says the single engine plane crashed at the Bristow Airport about 2:30 Sunday afternoon. Two people on board the plane were killed.

The FAA will investigate the cause of the accident.

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10:00 am
Sun February 28, 2010

Fatal Amtrak Crash in Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, OK – Woman dies as car, passenger train collide in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Authorities say a woman is dead after the car she was riding in was struck by an Amtrak passenger train as the car attempted to cross tracks in southeast Oklahoma City.

Officers said the woman, not yet named by police, died at the scene of the crash about 9:25 p.m. Friday. Police Lt. Daniel Stewart said the driver was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

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9:57 am
Sun February 28, 2010

Fatal Tulsa Police Shooting

Tulsa,OKJ – Officer kills suspect fighting partner for gun

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Police say a domestic-violence suspect is dead after he grabbed the gun of an officer whose partner then shot the suspect in a northside Tulsa home.

Authorities say the shooting occurred about 9:20 p.m. Friday after two officers responded to a call of a domestic disturbance.

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7:12 pm
Sat February 27, 2010

Charges Filed

Broken Arrow, OK – Woman charged with second-degree murder for wreck

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) Wagoner County prosecutors have charged a Claremore woman with second-degree murder in connection with a vehicle crash that led to a Broken Arrow man's death.

Dena Harl also was charged Wednesday with possession of a controlled substance for allegedly having the anti-anxiety medication, Alprazolam.

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9:59 am
Sat February 27, 2010

Oklahoma Quake

Image from monitor at Leonard, OK
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Tulsa, OK – Magnitude 4.4 quake hits Lincoln County, Okla.

SPARKS, Okla. (AP) The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.4 earthquake hit Lincoln County, but no injuries and little property damage were reported.

The agency said the earthquake hit about three miles east of Sparks about 4:22 p.m. Saturday. Sparks is between Chandler and Meeker.

A Lincoln County 911 dispatcher said no injuries and only minor property damage were reported.

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5:01 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Grand Jury Update

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3:21 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Oklahoma House: No Sale

Oklahoma City, OK – Bill to ban women selling eggs passes state House

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The Oklahoma House has passed a bill that would ban women from selling their eggs.

The bill passed the House by an 85-8 vote and now heads to the Senate. Its author, Rep. Rebecca Hamilton, D-Oklahoma City, says the measure is necessary because women are being injured by the procedure used to obtain the eggs.

She says low-income women and college students are particularly vulnerable to enticements to undergo the procedure.

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12:38 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Pickens Gives More to OSU

With billionaire Boone Pickens looking on, OSU President Burns Hargis makes the announcement.
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Stillwater, OK – Pickens gives another $100-million to Oklahoma State

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) Billionaire oilman T. Boone Pickens says he's giving $100 million to fund a major endowment for scholarships at Oklahome State University, his alma mater.

Pickens is announcing his gift at an event Friday to announce the start of a $1 billion campaign to raise money to fund scholarships, faculty positions, research and buildings at the Stillwater school.

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