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Married Police Officers Murder Daughter’s Boyfriend

Two Tulsa, Oklahoma police officers who are married to one another have been charged in the shooting death of the 19-year-old boyfriend of their daughter. Jeremy Lake was found shot to death in the street near downtown Tulsa Tuesday evening, according to Tulsa Police Department spokeswoman Jillian Roberson. Lake had been walking with the officers’ daughter Lisa, 18, when Shannon …

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Dolly Parton Speaks Out About Goddaughter Miley Cyrus

Country music legend Dolly Parton recently answered questions about her 21-year-old goddaughter Miley Cyrus. In an interview with US promoting her album Blue Smoke, which releases today, Parton addressed her goddaughter’s headline-grabbing, often controversial behavior. She admitted that Cyrus’ transformation from clean-scrubbed Hannah Montana star to the twerking sexpot she is today was shocking, but in a good way. “I …

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Danny Manning And Tulsa Heading To NCAA Tourney

Danny Manning is heading back to the NCAA Tournament, this time as head coach of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane, who hired Manning as a head coach in March 2012. After a first year riddled by injuries to key players, the Golden Hurricane has bounced back in the 2013-2014 season, winning 21 games and maintaining a 13-3 win-loss record in Conference …

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Colcord Red Worms: Town Residents Waiting for Larvae to Get Flushed Out of Their Drinking Water

A small town near Tulsa, Oklahoma has been brought to its knees by tiny red worms. Colcord residents can’t drink their tap water and the public school system cancelled classes for at least two days. The origin of these worms is a mystery to city officials and tests are being made by the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to …

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EagleMed Crash Kills 1, Prompts Questions

A medical helicopter crash killed a patient and injured a medical worker on Tuesday near Tulsa, Oklahoma. According to Choctaw Nation Health Services, an investigation into the crash and the safety record of EagleMed, the company that owned the helicopter, is now underway. EagleMed is a medical transport company that operates around 20 different locations throughout the midwestern U.S. The …

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Tulsa’s Football Field Turf Cool Play Installation In Timelapse

There are two college football stadiums so far taking advantage of FieldTurf Cool Play, “the world’s first high performance field cooling solution”. Tulsa is one of them (the other one is Maryland). Check out this timelapse video of the installation: Cool Play is supposed to be 35 degrees cooler than most turf. The technology behind Cool Play explained: According to …

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Ken Trickey Dies: ORU Coach Was 79

Ken Trickey, who coached for Oral Roberts University in two stints during the ’70s and ’80s, has died. He was 79 years old. Trickey, who also coached at Oklahoma City University and Iowa State during his career, led ORU’s basketball team to round eight in the 1974 NCAA tournament just ten years after the school was founded and became a …

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