OKLAHOMA CITY – Pecan Creek Volunteer Fire Department expected to be “fired up” Monday morning, Fire Chief Tom Myers said. “We’ve met all the criteria the county demanded.” The Comanche County Board of Commissioners voted Oct. 21 to “grant the start-up” of the Pecan Creek VFD on Dec. 1 if the…
NEW YORK (AP) - This year’s Black Friday was the biggest ever for online sales, and Adobe Analytics says carts filled on phones, computers, and tablets rang up $7.4 billion in transactions. That ranks just behind the $7.9 billion haul of last year’s Cyber Monday, which holds the one-day record for…
The Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation is accepting applications for its 2020 Sir Alexander Fleming Scholar Program. The application deadline is Feb. 1. The eight-week summer program allows the state’s top science students to enhance their research skills by gaining hands-on experience in a lab…
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) – The U.S. economy grew at a moderate 2.1% annual rate over the summer, slightly faster than first estimated, the government said recently. But many economists say they think growth is slowing sharply in the current quarter. The July-September growth rate in the gross…
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has requested a budget of $220 million that includes additional funds for Real ID, communications infrastructure, information technology fees, more employees at driver’s license bureaus, a pay hike for dispatchers, and an Oklahoma Highway…
FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A bill originally meant to help law enforcement investigate cold cases of murdered and missing indigenous women that has floundered in Congress for two years may have the missing ingredients to become law, money, and muscle. The money comes from an appropriations subcommittee…
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BALTIMORE (AP)- ­ A routing number error has caused 3,500 state employees in Maryland to not get their paychecks directly deposited into their Capital One accounts. The Baltimore Sun reports only 1,000 of 4,500 employees with Capital One accounts were paid Wednesday after the bank told the state…
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The federal government is suing a Little Rock based insurance company over the firing of a worker who just had a baby. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Little Rock against USAble Life on behalf of former employee Christian…
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Be careful about getting downwind of this fire: The Mexican army says it found and burned almost nine tons of marijuana in the northern state of Durango. The army said recently that a ground patrol found the marijuana hung out to dry in Tepehuanes, which is a township in a drug-…
NEW YORK — Changes announced in corporate dividends Nov. 25-Nov. 29.   INCREASED DIVIDENDS American Equity Investment .30 from .28 Becton Dickinson .79 from .77 Gold Resource .0033 from .0017 Hormel Foods .2325 from .21 RGC Resources .175 from .165 Raymond James .37 from .34 South Jersey Indus…
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) – The U.S. economy grew at a moderate 2.1% annual rate over the summer,…
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OKLAHOMA CITY – Unemployment statewide ticked up slightly in October, even though the number of…
OKLAHOMA CITY – Pecan Creek Volunteer Fire Department expected to be “fired up” Monday morning, Fire Chief Tom Myers said. “We’ve met all the criteria the county demanded.”

NEW YORK (AP) - This year’s Black Friday was the biggest ever for online sales, and Adobe Analytics says carts filled on phones, computers, and tablets rang up $7.4 billion in transactions.

The Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation is accepting applications for its 2020 Sir Alexander Fleming Scholar Program.

The application deadline is Feb. 1.

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has requested a budget of $220 million that includes additional funds for Real ID, communications infrastructure, information technology fees, more employees at driver’s license bureaus, a pay hike for dispatchers, and an O

CHICKASHA – Technology probably wasn’t a buzzword in 1907, as Oklahoma was shedding its status as a territory and officially becoming the 46th state of the United States.

CHICKASHA - It’s what didn’t happen that actually launched Steve LaForge’s real estate career.

LAWTON - Once crowned “Third Grade Multiplication King,” Oklahoma’s youngest current state representative, Daniel Pae (District 62), chuckled at the memory of his coronation.

OKLAHOMA CITY – Looking for DNA on abandoned vehicles may be the key to solving most of the state’s cold cases.

OKLAHOMA CITY – A cost of living adjustment for those in Oklahoma’s seven pension plans was the focus of a bipartisan interim study.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A former four-term Democratic congressman from Oklahoma is quitting his position as a member of the National Rifle Association’s (NRA) board, citing the organization’s "mounting troubles.’’