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Tulsa Motorcyclist Walks Away With Minor Scratches After Being Hit By Car
About 2 a.m., the driver turned from Peoria onto 11th Street on a green light, not a green arrow, police said. It wasn't until after he started his turn that the motorcyclist saw a car heading toward him.
Suspect Hospitalized After Officer-Involved Shooting In Norman
Norman Police are investigating after an officer involved shooting.
Tulsa's Success At Helping Homeless Captured By Film Crew
A documentary is being filmed on the streets of Tulsa about homelessness. Tulsa is one of three cities featured in the film, which will be distributed to agencies across the country.
Oklahomans Happy With Plummeting Gas Prices
Gas experts say when prices start falling, Oklahomans are lucky because we are often the first to see the benefits. They said it has nothing to do with luck, but location.
Police Search For Gunman After Fatal Tulsa Shooting
Police are on the scene of a shooting in Tulsa in the 2000 block of North Harvard Avenue.
Rogers County Commissioner Accused Of Embezzlement 'Innocent Until Proven Guilty'
A Rogers County Commissioner remains in office despite being indicted on two counts of embezzlement. He said he is innocent until proven guilty.
Tulsa's Architectural Gems Subject Of Unique Tour
Many of downtown Tulsa's buildings have incredible architectural histories, and Friday, a Tulsa Trolley Tour took folks through parts of downtown to see them.
Mark Costello's Widow Files For Protective Order Against Son Accused Of Murder
The widow of murdered Oklahoma Labor commissioner Mark Costello is trying to obtain protective orders against her son, Christian Costello, and his girlfriend, Ginger Rogers..
Dick Faurot's Weather Blog: Chance Of Showers/Storms Tonight, Then Warmer
Our best chance of rain will be overnight tonight and into the morning hours of Saturday. After that, the chances will be pretty slim and temperatures will be rising to above normal.
Rogers County Commissioner Surrenders On New Indictments
Rogers County Commissioner Mike Helm turned himself in Friday on two new indictments issued by the multicounty grand jury this week.
New Technology Speeds Up Process, Saves Lives, Claremore Police Say
The Claremore Police Department is using new software they're calling a game-changer. They say it's making them better officers and could even save lives.
Health Department Championing Plan Designed To Get Tulsans Moving
There’s a plan in the works to get people in Tulsa County moving; it involves new connections of bike trails and sidewalks – linking neighborhoods with destinations.
Woman Found Dead In Car Identified By Tulsa Police
Tulsa Police have identified the woman found dead early Friday morning in a car stopped on 4th Place just west of Memorial.
Community Groups Sickened After Tulsa 5-Year-Old Shot
People are outraged after a 5-year-old boy was wounded when someone blindly shot into his home. They hope their message of non-violence can prevent future shootings.
Rogers County Family On Long Road To Recovery After DUI Crash
Ronnie Epperly of Rogers County is awaiting sentencing, after pleading guilty to drinking and driving, crashing into a family coming home from school and running from the scene.
Muskogee Police Investigating 3 Reports Of Men Trying To Lure Children
Muskogee police officers are investigating after several children said someone tried to lure them away. Police said three different reports came in just this week.
Amber Alert Canceled For Missing, Endangered 2-Year-Old OKC Boy
Oklahoma City police are looking for a missing, endangered 2-year-old boy believed to have been taken by his father, who reportedly made threats to hurt him.
Rich Lenz Tries Hypnosis To Make Alan Crone A Saints Fan
Rich Lenz used the power of New Orleans' reputation for mystery to try to convert Alan Crone to a Saints fan. Click on the video above to see if it worked.
Man Drops Marijuana In X-Ray Bucket At Tulsa Courthouse Checkpoint
A News On 6 photojournalist was at the courthouse for a separate matter when he witnessed a man running from a security guard about 11 a.m., so he followed with his camera.
City Council Votes To Keep Light Shining On Organization's Meeting Spot
The Tulsa City Council voted Thursday night to let an organization that helps the homeless and people in need keep going.
Woman Found Dead Inside Car Parked On Tulsa Street
Tulsa Police are investigating after finding a woman's body in a car Friday morning near 4th and Memorial.
Concrete Poured For Sand Springs Splash Pad
Crews poured light blue concrete Thursday for the new Rotary Super Splash water park at River City Park.
Talala Man Pleads Guilty To DUI In Highway 169 Crash
A Talala man pleaded guilty Thursday to driving drunk and other charges filed as a result of a crash last year that seriously hurt a woman and her two young children.
TU Celebrates New Dorm, High Enrollment
Students at the University of Tulsa celebrated the dedication of a brand new dorm, Hardesty Hall.
US Supreme Court Denies Hearing To Oklahoma Death Row Inmate
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected a request for a new hearing for an Oklahoma death row inmate scheduled to die next month.
OHP Identifies Man Shot By Trooper During Pursuit
A man reportedly was wounded by an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper during a pursuit Thursday night, according to Captain Paul Timmons, Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a trooper shot and wounded a man who was leading officers on a chase that began in Pawnee County and ended in Noble County. OHP Captain Paul Timmons says the trooper shot 40-year-old...
This Hour: Latest Oklahoma news, sports, business and entertainment
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a trooper shot and wounded a man who was leading officers on a chase that began in Pawnee County and ended in Noble County.
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma sports news from The Associated Press
Riquna Williams and Odyssey Sims scored 15 points each to lead the Tulsa Shock to their fourth straight victory, 76-66 over the Los Angeles Sparks on Friday night. Williams hit a key 3-pointer as the shot clock expired...
Tulsa police find woman dead in car on city street
Police in Tulsa say a woman has been found dead inside a car that was stopped on a city street on the city's east side.
Lawyers say Oklahoma man is insane, try to halt execution
Attorneys for an Oklahoma man sentenced to die for killing his 9-month-old daughter in 2002 say their client has become insane while in prison, and his execution must be halted.
Wife of slain Oklahoma commissioner files protective order
The widow of slain Oklahoma Labor Commissioner Mark Costello has requested protective orders against their son, 26-year-old Christian Costello, and his girlfriend.
Oklahoma lawmaker withdraws asset forfeiture study request
A state lawmaker says he's withdrawing his request for an interim study on civil asset forfeiture laws in Oklahoma and instead plans a panel discussion on the issue.
Oklahoma trooper shoots, wounds man during auto pursuit
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a trooper shot and wounded a man who was leading officers on a chase that began in Pawnee County and ended in Noble County.
Weekly US oil and natural gas rig count down by 8 to 877
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. this week declined by eight to 877.
Trial delay sought for former Oklahoma sheriff's deputy
A man charged with sexually assaulting at least two women when he was on duty as a Tulsa County Sheriff's deputy is asking for a delay in his trial.
Survivor's husband recounts story before gunfire erupted
The chamber of commerce official who was answering questions about her community on live TV when gunfire erupted said she never saw the gunman walk up to the group.
Deputy ambushed, fatally shot at Houston gas station
The search for the suspect in the death of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was shot several times while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station continued Saturday morning, authorities said.
The Latest on Houston deputy: Hunt for suspect continues
In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy
With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state...
On-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real time
By JEFFREY COLLINS Associated Press The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort...
Prison scrambles as Legionnaires' disease sickens inmate
Officials at California's oldest state prison scrambled to provide safe drinking water to thousands of inmates after waterborne Legionnaires' disease hospitalized one inmate and was suspected of sickening more than...
Residents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recovery
With prayer and the somber ringing of church bells and the uplifting sounds of brass bands and music, residents across Mississippi and Louisiana Saturday will pay homage to those who died in Hurricane Katrina, thank those...
Officials urge residents to stay prepared tropical storm
Tropical Storm Erika may be getting weaker, but Florida officials still want residents to be prepared.
White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings
A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people.
Ex-Subway ad exec says he didn't know of Fogle's sex crimes
A former executive who was in charge of Subway's advertising says he wasn't aware of pitchman Jared Fogle's criminal sexual conduct with minors.
Mobile Fab Lab Makes Learning Easier For Tulsa Students
The Flight Night Mobile Fab Lab is packed with lots digital fabrication equipment, but even better, it’s on wheels, making it easy to get to students.
Muskogee Completes $2.5M Practice Facility, Storm Shelter
Voters in Muskogee passed a bond issue two years ago to build the $2.5 million field and locker room space. It can also provide students a shelter from storms.
Luther HS Shop Teacher Looks To Raise Money For Class
An Oklahoma high school shop class is reaching out to the public for help getting new class tools and supplies. And their impressive creations have caught the eye of at least one well-known handyman.
Norman High School Teacher Named Oklahoma Teacher Of The Year
A special education teacher from Norman High School has been named Oklahoma's best teacher.
Program Helping Students Read Hopes To Continue Tulsa Success
A national group that places volunteers in schools to teach reading says Tulsa is one of their greatest success stories and hopes to expand so more children can get help.
Oklahoma Teacher Shortage Significantly Worse, Hofmeister States
A new survey from an Oklahoma education group says the teacher shortage has reached "extraordinary" levels, and the Joy Hofmeister says the state must take bold action.
Schools Discipline Special Ed Students At Higher Rates
Across the state, students with physical and mental disabilities are bearing much of the brunt of classroom discipline, government data show.
Fundraiser Turns Monte Cassino Nun Into 'Skydiving Sister'
A Tulsa nun agreed to skydive if the Monte Cassino community raised $60,000 for scholarships. They passed that goal and Friday evening, she followed through.
Broken Arrow Students Test New Technology On First Day
The first day at Broken Arrow was the debut of a new technology initiative; and around 11:00 Thursday morning, every ninth grader logged on to a new computer.
6 Investigates: Giant Pensions For Certain Elected Officials
Some of Oklahoma's highest paid elected officials are among a select group of state workers able to cash in on a special, but now-defunct provision in state pension law.
News On 6 Investigates The Phenomenon Of RODS
After seeing a pattern in old photographs, one man from New Mexico believes he's discovered a new life form, which has spurred a worldwide debate.
6 Investigates: Oklahoma's 'Largest Oil And Gas Drilling Spill Of Its Kind'
This summer Oklahoma experienced what regulators think is the largest oil and gas drilling spill of its kind, when more than 21,000 gallons of hydrochloric acid spilled into a farmer's alfalfa field.
6 Investigates: Records Show Oklahoma Prisons Release Most Criminals Early
It turns out Oklahoma prisons release almost all criminals before their sentences have been served as long as it's not life.
Oklahoma's Education Lottery: Underperforming Or Undercut?
To most people, $625 million is a lot of money, but to critics of Oklahoma's education lottery, $625 million is nothing more than proof the lottery has not delivered what voters were promised.
Truth Test: Governor Mary Fallin's Campaign Ad Paid For By Republican Governor's Association
With just one month to go before the general election more political ads are taking a negative turn. Supporters on both sides of the race for Governor are flexing their political advertising muscle, taking shots at each candidate.
Truth Test: Do Oklahoma Governor Candidate Joe Dorman's Ads Pass Or Fail?
Democrat Joe Dorman launched an attack ad, so we put his ad to the Truth Test.
Brain-Eating Amoeba Found In Louisiana Tap Water Treated Same As Tulsa's
Amoeba-laden tap water has killed at least two people in Louisiana, and, it turns out their water is treated the same way Tulsa's water is treated.
Documents Reveal Path Of Potentially Explosive Trains Through Oklahoma
Following a series of 6 Investigates special reports, the State of Oklahoma releases important information about trains moving through Green Country, carrying a potentially explosive type of oil.
No Injuries After Shots Fired At Tulsa Home
Officers said the shooting happened in the 400 block of South 49th West Avenue near Charles Page Boulevard.
Five-Year-Old Boy Shot Inside Tulsa Home
A five-year-old boy was wounded when someone fired a gun through the window of a Tulsa home Thursday night, according to police.
Former BA Football Star Arrested For Armed Robbery
A former Broken Arrow football star and OSU recruit is back behind bars.
Henryetta Teen Charged With 7 Counts Of Stealing Livestock
A Henryetta man accused of stealing seven calves from an Okfuskee County rancher surrendered to authorities Wednesday.
GE Announces Plan To Partner With Devon Energy
GE Oil & Gas announced it plans to partner with Oklahoma City-based Devon Energy at GE's new Global Research Oil & Gas Technology Center
Federal Government Clears Chesapeake Energy In Michigan Case
The federal government has cleared Chesapeake Energy and a competitor of allegations they conspired to keep prices down at a land auction in Michigan.
Lawmakers Say Selling Rail Line Hurts Oklahoma
Oklahoma lawmakers are getting behind a plan to stop the sale of a rail line from Tulsa and OKC.
Nichols Hills Plaza, Other Properties Officially Sold
Glimcher Realty and Blanton Properties bought the area previously under contract with Chesapeake Energy.
Fracking Protestors Arrested At Devon Tower In Downtown OKC
As many as 10 protestors have been arrested Friday morning outside Devon Tower. The protestors say they are fighting the company's involvement in toxic tar sands extraction and fracking.
Kinderhook Industries Acquires GlobalHealth, Inc.
Kinderhook Industries, LLC announced Monday the acquisition of GlobalHealth, Inc., a leading HMO in the state of Oklahoma.
American Airlines Posts $2B Loss In Fourth Quarter
American Airlines reported a $2 billion loss for the fourth quarter because of $2.4 billion in special charges, mostly related to its bankruptcy reorganization and merger with US Airways.
Port Of Catoosa Facility Buys Owasso's Hammco Corporation
A Pennsylvania company which has four plants in the Tulsa area announced Monday it has purchased Hammco Corporation of Owasso.
American Airlines Employees Favor The Tail Flag Design
After a company-wide vote with 60,148 votes cast, the airline announced Thursday, the majority are in favor of keeping the redesigned tail flag.
Macy's To Build Order Fulfillment Center In Owasso
Macy's will build a massive order fulfillment center on the west side of Owasso, bringing 1,500 full and part-time jobs to the area.