Field set for College Football Playoff

Dec 7, 2015

Field set for College Football Playoff

A college football season filled with fantastic finishes led to a sleepy selection Sunday. Top-seeded Clemson will play No. 4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl in the first College Football Playoff semifinal on New Year’s Eve and No. 2 Alabama will face No. 3 ...

Texas storms past rival Oklahoma

Oct 11, 2015

Texas storms past rival Oklahoma

Another Oklahoma-Texas game that seemed set up for the Sooners to dominate ended with a Longhorns victory. Another Oklahoma season filled with promise has been redirected in early October when least expected. Tyrone Swoopes threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to ...

Jul 29, 2015

Oklahoma quakes lead to shutdown of two injection wells

Oil and gas operators shut down two wastewater injection wells in northern Oklahoma on Tuesday and reduced operations at a third after several earthquakes centered in the town of Crescent rattled the state Stephens Production and Devon Energy each voluntarily closed one well, and ...

Another presidential first: Obama visits U.S. prison

Jul 17, 2015

Another presidential first: Obama visits U.S. prison

Barack Obama got a first-hand look at the U.S. criminal justice system Thursday, becoming the first sitting president to set foot inside a federal prison and meet with incarcerated men there. Obama’s visit to the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution, a medium-security prison for ...

At least 15 killed in Texas, Oklahoma storms; Houston flooded

May 27, 2015

At least 15 killed in Texas, Oklahoma storms; Houston flooded

Torrential rains have killed at least 15 people in Texas and Oklahoma, including three in Houston where floods turned streets into rivers and led to about 1,000 calls for help in the fourth-most populous U.S. city, officials said on Tuesday. The death toll is ...