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Shinn at 3: Sooner victory provides momentum for Big 12 tournament
Oklahoma’s 7-3 victory over Kansas State Sunday at the very least allowed the Sooners to take some momentum into the Big 12 tournament....Continued ...
Norman students can be picked up early
Norman Public Schools is currently allowing parents who wish to pick up their children early to do so in light of inclement weather threats.Continued ...
Hundreds remain without power; more storms forecast
Around 300 homes in Cleveland County remain without power following Sunday night’s storms....Continued ...
- UPDATE: More storms possible in Oklahoma
- UPDATE: Medical examiner identifies storm victims
- Oklahoma governor to tour tornado damage
- Lanes reopening near Shawnee but delays expected
- Shinn at 3: Sooner victory provides momentum for Big 12 tournament
Tornado tears through county
A spring storm packing a single tornado ripped across far eastern Cleveland County on Sunday evening, carrying hail, strong winds and injuring at least six persons, with three in critical condition....Continued ...
Pecan Valley neighborhood hit
The Pecan Valley housing addition in unincorporated Cleveland County northeast of Lake Thunderbird took the hardest hit in the Norman area as a tornado tracked across the lake Sunday evening. At the emergency command post set up at the ...Continued ...
Tornadoes level homes in Oklahoma
SHAWNEE — One of several tornadoes that touched down Sunday in Oklahoma turned homes in a trailer park near Oklahoma City into splinters and rubble and sent frightened residents along a 100-mile corridor scurrying for shelter....Continued ...
Israeli seeks interim deal with Palestinians
JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s senior coalition partner says that reaching a final peace agreement with the Palestinians is unrealistic at the current time and the sides should instead pursue an interim arrangement....Continued ...
- Syrian troops push into town
- Board looks at hirings
- Fate of Los Angeles marijuana shops left to voters
- Tornado tears through county
OU’s dominant victory a shining example of how hard this team is to beat
On the first day Oklahoma softball coach Patty Gasso thought it was better to go with Michelle Gascoigne over Keilani Ricketts against Arkansas’ bats, the Sooners beat the Razorbacks by five runs....Continued ...
Chamberlain’s curtain call only the beginning
The chant reaching near-deafening levels, Lauren Chamberlain finally realized what she was supposed to do....Continued ...
Savvy Spurs get best of Grizzlies in Game 1 of Western Conference finals
SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Spurs opened the Western Conference finals resembling the past champions who’ve been there so many times before....Continued ...
- Sooners claim regular season finale on Kansas State’s diamond
- Bruins go up 2-0 on Rangers
- Oxbow vs. Orb in the cards
- No time to waste during Indy qualifying
- OU’s dominant victory a shining example of how hard this team is to beat
U.S. must address shootings
Editor, The Transcript: This is sent in reply to the letter from Earl Herfurth regarding Second Amendment rights. Certainly, the Second Amendment is an important part of America’s history, but the argument set forth in support of gun ...Continued ...
Republican Party has unmitigated gall
Editor, The Transcript: When it comes to unmitigated gall, the Republican Party has no equal. Take the current Benghazi hearings, for example. This is nothing but a political charade aimed at the 2014 election and Hillary Clinton’s ...Continued ...
Airline changes coming
In the airlines business, time is money. American Airlines wants to try and speed up its boarding process. Passengers who travel with only a personal item such as a purse or a brief case can now get on first....Continued ...
- SEC should act on conflicts
- We all deserve better
- U.S. must address shootings
- In other news
Ferris wheel ride world record broken in Chicago
A manager of Chicago's Navy Pier rode the tourist spot's Ferris wheel for more than 2 days, bringing the world record for the longest ride to the birthplace of the amusement park favorite.Continued ...
Scratch-and-sniff cards prompt natural gas scare
Those scratch-and-sniff cards the energy company sends to customers to teach them to recognize the artificial smell added to natural gas? Turns out they work pretty well.Continued ...
- Judge holds self in contempt for his smartphone
- 3 arrested after Wyoming police follow footprints
- Freezing weather wipes out German flea circus
- Ferris wheel ride world record broken in Chicago