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Lawyers: Gay Marriage A Detriment To Children

Attorneys for group appealing ruling that overturned Oklahoma’s gay marriage ban say kids are better off in a home with a mother and father.

02/25/2014

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Okla. Pharmacy Won’t Give Drug For Mo. Execution

An Oklahoma pharmacy has agreed not to provide Missouri with a made-to-order drug for an inmate’s execution scheduled for later this month, according to court documents filed Monday.

02/17/2014

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Company Blocked From Selling Execution Drug to Missouri

A federal judge agreed late Wednesday to temporarily block an Oklahoma pharmacy from providing an execution drug to the Missouri Department of Corrections

02/12/2014

Damaged cars near the Plaza Towers Elementary School after the F5 tornado that leveled parts of Moore, Okla. (Getty Images)

Oklahoma Teacher Names Her Son After Student Killed In Tornado

Jennifer Rogers was 8 weeks pregnant when the tornado leveled her classroom, breaking her back and killing 6 students.

01/29/2014

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Missouri Has Nation’s Fourth-Highest Smoking Rate; Illinois 20th

26.2 percent of Missourians say they smoke. Kentucky has the highest smoking rate, West Virginia is number two, and Oklahoma is third.

11/19/2013

An Oklahoma man claims he and a friend were hunting for Sasquatch when he accidentally shot the friend. (Getty Images)

Oklahoma Bigfoot Hunt Ends With One Person Shot, 3 Arrested

3 people are arrested and one man shot after a bigfoot hunt gone bad in Oklahoma.

11/06/2013

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 26: Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs against Tyler Foreman #23 of the UCLA Bruins on October 26, 2013 at the Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: The Week We Have All Been Waiting For

This is the week college football fans have had circled on the calendar for quite some time. This is the week that will begin to truly shape the BCS Championship picture. This is the week we have been waiting for.

11/05/2013

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Red Sox Manager Baby-Sat Cardinals’ Matt Holliday

Farrell pitched for Oklahoma State between 1981 and 1984. His pitching coach during those years in Stillwater, Okla. was Tom Holliday, Matt Holliday’s father.

10/25/2013

File photo of pipe to be used for construction of a pipeline. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

St. Louis Group Sues Army Corps Over Pipeline Plans

The coalition says it was improperly denied records about Canadian company Enbridge’s plan to build a 600-mile oil pipeline from Illinois to Oklahoma.

08/20/2013

The Mississippi River is expected to crest Monday night at 39.8 feet, which is nearly 10 feet above flood stage. (KMOX/ Tanya Sinkovits)

How Missouri’s Disasters Cost Its Residents

According to HomeInsurance.com, Missouri homeowners pay over $300 more each year than residents of Illinois and Iowa but $400 less than Oklahoma residents.

06/04/2013

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