The “front end” is where prevention can happen, where steps can be taken that make prescription help unnecessary, he said.

Zain Caputa was not your average 13-year-old. She lived a life without regrets by doing anything she decided she wanted to do.

A federal judge found Dick's Sporting Goods had a right to terminate its lease at Three Rivers Plaza nearly 10 years before it expired after the limited partnership that managed property failed to fully comply with the negotiated terms of the contract. 

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Board of Regents for the University of Oklahoma convened Wednesday in a special meeting to discuss an ongoing "personnel investigation" into allegations of misconduct.

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Prosecutors charged a former employee at the Muskogee County Court Clerk’s Office and two others of conspiring to intimidate a witness whose identity allegedly was disclosed in a sealed court document.

The Norman Police Department has released the identity of the male suspect who led multiple law enforcement agencies on a nearly half-hour chase that ended in Norman Monday afternoon. 

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Enid High School’s cafeteria was filled Tuesday for Islander Night, Enid’s annual celebration of the Marshallese community and culture, which featured a special guest from the Field Museum in Chicago and the start of a new partnership.

The McAlester Downtown Tax Increment Financing Review Committee passed an economic development plan on a split 5-to-4 vote after the four dissenting committee members objected to the plan’s lack of specifics.

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In the capital of Cherokee Nation Monday, a large group of locals gathered in the Northeastern State University Webb Auditorium to listen to guest speaker Steve Inskeep, author and host of NPR's "Morning Edition."

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Nearly 500 Oklahoma students traveled back in time and met such historical figures as Martha Washington and Benjamin Franklin during the 17th annual Colonial Day at the Oklahoma State Capitol, Friday, Feb. 8. 

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Norman police apprehended a suspect Monday afternoon following a chase that originated in Valley Brook, an Oklahoma City suburb about 15 miles north of Norman.

Asparagus has hit the nursery shelves along with the summer flowering bulbs. A perennial vegetable, many gardeners enjoy asparagus but fail find a location to dedicate to this seasonal treat.

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When it comes to smoking rates and tobacco control policies, Oklahoma has room for improvement. While Oklahoma’s current smoking rate of 19.6 percent is the lowest in state history, the lack of comprehensive smoke-free policies at the state level leaves many Oklahomans, especially children, vulnerable to the dangers of tobacco use and secondhand smoke.

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There is almost no way to prepare a family for the news that a child they had been waiting to welcome into the world did not or will not survive. It’s so sudden and so overwhelmingly that only those who have experienced stillbirth can explain it. Stillwater’s Catie MacDonald was away from home, all the way in another state when she went into labor at 18 weeks. A previous pregnancy had been high-risk, but she was told new treatments would allow her to avoid previous complications.

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Although the Tahlequah City Council scrapped the Downing "road diet" project at its Feb. 4 meeting, misconceptions continue to circulate among local residents.

City councilors clung closely to the language of a state question approved by voters in June that legalized medical marijuana in Oklahoma, adopting ordinances that fostered growth of the fledgling industry. 

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WAGONER — Abigail "Abby" Jackson was stunned when she saw and heard about the low scores among the fourth- and fifth-grade students in resource testing at Central Intermediate School. 

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Movie lovers and film buffs can rejoice as the sixth annual Red Dirt International Film Festival is set to take place March 1-3. More than 70 films, including short films and features, will be showcased at the Best Western Cimarron Plus Hotel and Suites at 315 N. Husband St. in Stillwater.

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Casey Gwinn, President of Alliance For Hope International, a California-based nonprofit that assists victims of abuse, said he began to study the connection between domestic abuse and people who shoot police officers a few years ago.

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PEARL HARBOR – Modern attack submarines are the most technologically advanced and capable undersea warfighters in the world. Operating these highly complex submarines require sailors from the U.S. Navy’s submarine community, also known as the ‘Silent Service.’

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A McAlester man was charged after he is alleged to have kidnapped an individual and held him at gunpoint in a field before allegedly stealing a phone and a tablet from the man.

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In 1958, a tall, well-dressed woman appeared on the television show "What’s My Line," completely stumping panelists attempting to guess her occupation. Her name was Mary Golda Ross, a female engineer and mathematical genius whose role in early days of spaceflight is largely unknown.

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"It's (a show) that people have really asked to see a lot over the years, so I thought it would be kind of fun. And I thought it would be a little bit of a challenge in the political climate, because the show is set in the '50s ... so times are very different." — director Tammy Wilson 

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The Lord knew what He was doing then and I am confident He knows what He’s doing now. He knows the path He set before me. I need to trust Him as I’ve done so many times before.

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