Posted: 04/18/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three more deaths due to influenza to raise the total number this flu season to 61.
Posted: 04/18/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma House's top Democrat says critical state education and transportation needs coupled with declining tax revenue means the timing is not right to pass an income tax cut this year.
Posted: 04/18/2014 - DENVER (AP) - A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States sharply questioned whether Oklahoma can legally prevent the marriages.
Updated: 04/17/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill easing some of the requirements of a law that requires third graders who aren't reading at grade level be held back.
Posted: 04/17/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Governor Mary Fallin has vetoed legislation that would create a new exception to the Oklahoma's Open Records Act for the state's colleges and universities.
Posted: 04/17/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Lawyers for a couple challenging Oklahoma's gay marriage ban, and the clerk who refused to grant them a license, are headed to a federal appeals court today with a rare opportunity.
Posted: 04/17/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Residents of Oklahoma's veterans' centers will be allowed to smoke on the property for a few more years under an agreement worked out between the governor, Legislature and the War Veterans Commission.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Some Oklahoma public school teachers and school administrators have joined a group of House Democrats in calling for an increase in tax dollars spent on public education.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Organizers seeking a higher minimum wage in Oklahoma are upset with Gov. Mary Fallin's decision to sign a bill that prohibits cities in the state from establishing mandatory minimum wage or vacation and sick-day requirements.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A festival celebrating the Caddo culture will be held in Oklahoma City.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A bill that would restrict the use of abortion-inducing drugs in Oklahoma has easily passed the state Senate.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma State Superintendent Janet Barresi is raising concern about a bill before the Legislature that would eliminate state testing in social studies and geography.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma's finance secretary says collections by the general revenue fund fell 9.1 percent below the official estimate in March.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - TULSA, Okla. (AP) - A salamander first discovered by a University of Tulsa doctoral student in 2011 is being hailed as a new species in an international journal for animal taxonomy.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education has awarded four grants in Oklahoma to be used for physical fitness programs.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A Democrat running for Oklahoma governor is challenging the candidacy of two independents in the race, including one he alleges failed to disclose a guilty plea to a felony crime more than a decade ago.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Attorney General Scott Pruitt is warning Oklahomans about tax and rebate scams as the deadline nears to file personal income tax returns.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - NELIGH, Neb. (AP) - Opponents of a proposed pipeline to carry Canadian oil south to the Gulf Coast have carved a message of resistance into a Nebraska field in the project's path.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - EDMOND, Okla. (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded two small earthquakes between Edmond and Guthrie near the Oklahoma-Logan County line.
Posted: 04/14/2014 - NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Subfreezing temperatures and up to 2 inches of snow are in the forecast for parts of Oklahoma early this week.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - WAURIKA, Okla. (AP) - Waurika is gearing up for its annual festival honoring the rattlesnake.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Thirty-five Oklahoma physicians received more than $1 million each during 2012 in payments for treating patients in the Medicare program.
Posted: 04/11/2014 - OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A colorful new candidate who plans to make legalization of marijuana one of his top priorities has joined Oklahoma's gubernatorial race.