Title: NEWS ON 6 - News
Woman Shares Story Behind Photo Of OKC Bombing Victim's Grandbaby
Brittany Montoya comes here not just on April 19. She also comes here during many other milestones in her life.
Remembrance Ceremony, Heart Walk To Take Place In Downtown OKC
Two events could create a potential parking problem in downtown Oklahoma City on Saturday.
Budget Cuts Force Tulsa Transit To Cut Routes, Raise Fare
Tulsa Transit is taking drastic measures as part of the city hall budget crunch. They told Tulsa bus riders it was between raising fares or cutting routes, now it turns out, it's both.
Bomb Threat Delays Classes At Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School
Police have issued an all-clear at Booker T. Washington High School.
Tulsa Teen Arrested For Child Abuse Has DHS History In Pennsylvania
Police say Jones and her boyfriend moved to Oklahoma from Pennsylvania just a few weeks ago. Detectives tell us the couple has a history of run-ins with the law back east.
Tulsa County Deputies Arrest Driver After Chase
TCSO Captain John Bryant said the chase began after the deputy noticed the SUV stopped on the side of the road in the 5600 block of East 53rd Street North at about 2 a.m.
Tulsa Police Investigating North Tulsa Shooting As A Homicide
Tulsa Police say they are investigating a shooting in the 3600 block of East Young Thursday evening as a homicide because the victim is not expected to survive.
Tulsa Police: Argument Over The Phone Leads To Stabbing
Police said an argument over the phone led to a Tulsa man getting stabbed in the leg just early Friday.
Tulsa Police: Road Rage Leads To Chase, Shooting, Crash
Police say a car and an SUV were involved in a chase westbound on 71st Street at about 8:45 p.m.
Broken Arrow's Rose District Continues To Bloom
Investors are bringing back a part of Broken Arrow's downtown that has been missing for decades. Residents will soon be moving into the Rose District.
Poor Marks Expected In Oklahoma DHS Report Card
Oklahoma's Department of Human Services is about to get a report card that could have serious consequences, and the way it's looking, the grades won't be good.
Four Tulsa County Female Inmates Graduate From In2Work Program
In2Work is a partnership with Aramark to teach qualified inmates skills in the food service industry that can be used after they're released.
Zoo Prepares To Welcome Tulsans To 'Zoorassic Park'
Ancients will soon be roaming the Tulsa Zoo. They're putting the finishing touches on a huge outdoor exhibit of 11 dinosaur species; they are calling it Zoorassic Park.
Tulsa Mother Sues DHS After Daughter Gives Birth To Father's Baby
A Tulsa mother is suing the Department of Human Services. She says DHS made a series of mistakes that led to her daughter being sexually abused, and impregnated, by her own father.
Macy's Breaks Ground On Owasso Fulfillment Center
Macy's broke ground Thursday on a big investment in north Tulsa County. From there, the department store giant will fill on-line orders from around the country.
Jury Find Man Competent To Stand Trial In Velma Teen's Death
A 23-year-old man is found competent to stand trial for murder.
Oklahoma College Student Pays Tuition In Pennies
Andrew Magbee is paying his last tuition bill in pennies.
Tulsa Police Learn About Drug That Can Help Reverse An Overdose
The new drug called Naloxone can help reverse the body from shutting down after someone has taken an overdose of drugs.
Family Of Tulsa Hit-And-Run Victim Still Hurting As Case Goes Unsolved
More than a month ago, police say a white minivan hit Angela Young. Police say tips are still coming in, but so far nothing has been substantial enough to identify the driver.
Ceremony Marks Impending Completion Of Tulsa's I-44 Widening Project
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe and other local and state dignitaries attended a special ceremony Thursday morning.
Tulsa Police Search For Clues After Pricey American Indian Artwork Is Stolen
More than $15,000 in artwork was stolen after the victim placed an ad in a newspaper and showed the items to potential buyers, police said.
Tulsa Police Arrest Suspect In Violent Drug Deal Shooting
Police said an investigation into the suspect's car and video evidence eventually led to the arrest of 17-year-old Jean Paul Rogers.
Three Additional Flu Deaths Reported In Oklahoma
The Oklahoma State Department of Health reports three deaths due to influenza in the past week has raised the total number this flu season to 61.
Tulsa Teen Arrested For Abusing Her 2-Year-Old Son Faces More Counts
Police have added more complaints against a 19-year-old woman arrested on allegations that she tried to smother her 2-year-old son with a pillow.
Tulsa Police: Man Shoots Girlfriend During Argument
Police arrested a Tulsa man after a shooting in an east Tulsa apartment early Thursday.
News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press
A jury says an Oklahoma man charged in the death of a 16-year-old girl is mentally competent to stand trial. The Stephens County jurors made their recommendation yesterday after hearing testimony in the competency trial of...
Jury finds Okla. man mentally fit to stand trial
A jury says an Oklahoma man charged in the death of a 16-year-old girl is mentally competent to stand trial.
Tulsa Zoo to host elephant egg hunt
Elephants at the Tulsa Zoo are getting a big egg hunt that is all their own.
Oklahoma school associations oppose Barresi
The leaders of two groups representing Oklahoma school administrators and suburban school districts are voicing their opposition to Republican state schools Superintendent Janet Barresi.
Cherokee Nation holding Legislative Day at Capitol
Leaders of the Cherokee Nation are planning a meeting with Gov. Mary Fallin, Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb and state lawmakers as part of the tribe's Legislative Day at the State Capitol.
Hearing to be set for Oklahoma woman in 1992 case
A preliminary hearing is expected to be set for a woman charged in the 1992 deaths of her grandson's mother, another woman and a 6-year-old girl whose bodies were found last year in a hole dug for a septic tank.
This Hour: Latest Oklahoma news, sports, business and entertainment
A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States sharply questioned whether Oklahoma can legally prevent the marriages.
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma sports news from The Associated Press
Missouri coach Frank Haith is in position to replace Danny Manning at Tulsa. A person with knowledge of the situation at Tulsa says Haith is the front-runner for the job. Manning left Tulsa after two seasons to take over...
Oklahoma City man accused of murder-for-hire plot
Authorities have arrested a 30-year-old Oklahoma City man because they allege that he was plotting to have someone killed.
Restoration of historic building steps completed
St. Gregory's University in Shawnee says it has completed restoration work on the front steps of its historic Benedictine Hall, which was damaged by an earthquake in 2011.
Ohio teacher fired over comment on black president
An Ohio teacher has been fired after a black student who said he wanted to become president claimed the teacher told him the nation didn't need another black commander in chief.
Walker's challenger doesn't focus on union rights
Wisconsin Democrats and their allies who are trying to take out Republican Gov. Scott Walker have invested all their hopes in Mary Burke, a Harvard-educated political newcomer whose father started Trek Bicycle when she was...
Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off
Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has...
NASA's moon-orbiting robot crashes down as planned
NASA's robotic moon explorer, LADEE, is no more.
Views differ of imam accused in US terrorism case
An Egyptian imam who led a London mosque more than a dozen years ago was portrayed in opening statements at his terrorism trial as an enthusiastic supporter of al-Qaida by a prosecutor and as a reasonable man who helped...
Student struggles to recount fatal truck-bus crash
Most of the 911 calls from witnesses to last week's fiery truck-bus collision that killed 10 were matter of fact. Then there was the one from a passenger: With shrieks in the background, the student struggled to...
Court chaos: Iraqi man convicted in wife's murder
What began as a hate crime investigation two years ago has led to the murder conviction of an Iraqi immigrant, whose wife was found badly beaten with a threatening note labeling her a terrorist.
Boston police safely blow up suspicious backpacks
Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's...
Parents Ask About Opting Students Out Of State Testing
Tulsa Public schools said some parents have asked about getting children out of standardized testing, but not a single one has actually gone through the process to do it.
Construction Nearly Finished On Tushka School Destroyed By Tornado
Construction is nearly finished on a new $8 million school with built-in storm shelters in Tushka, three years after it was destroyed by a tornado.
Michele Bachmann To Deliver ORU's 2014 Commencement Address
Oral Roberts University announced Wednesday that Minnesota Congresswoman and Oral Roberts University alumna Michele Bachmann will be the school's 2014 commencement speaker.
Bacteria In Water Closes Yale Schools For Third Day
Students in Yale have gotten another day off from school after the city said traces of E. coli were discovered in the city's water system.
Oklahoma Schools Awarded Physical Fitness Grants
The grants announced Tuesday include more than $607,000 to Keys Public Schools and $450,000 to Checotah Public Schools.
Barresi Decries Plan To Eliminate Oklahoma Tests
Oklahoma State Superintendent Janet Barresi is raising concern about a bill before the Legislature that would eliminate state testing in social studies and geography.
Union Teacher Uses 'Frozen' To Inspire Students For State Tests
A Green Country teacher went the extra mile to encourage her students' success on state tests. The Union elementary teacher is using music from a popular Disney movie as motivation.
Tulsa School Sends Pool Away With Splash
As schools pinch every penny, many are cutting out luxuries. That's the case at Metro Christian, where the school is draining its pool.
OKC RedHawks Honor Heroic Plaza Towers Teacher
There was a special honor for a Plaza Towers teacher who put her life on the line last May to save her students. The Oklahoma City RedHawks took time out of their season-opener Friday night to recognize the heroics of Mrs. Karen Marinelli.
Tulsa Memory Care Facility Failed To Report Sexual Assault Claims To Police
In December, an 84-year-old Alzheimer' patient reported a disturbing incident at Autumn Leaves Memory Care Center in south Tulsa. She told her sister a male nurse sexually assaulted her.
Oklahoma Cell Phone Company Owner Arrested On Fraud Charges
The Department of Justice charged three men in an alleged scheme to defraud the government-subsidized cell phone program called Lifeline of millions of dollars.
Company With Oklahoma Roots To Pay $5 Billion For Polluting
A company with deep Oklahoma roots will pay a $5 billion for polluting America, including three toxic sites in Oklahoma.
Three OK Teachers Share One Voice To Defend Teachers' Rally
Three generations of Tulsa teachers, believe the rally will ultimately benefit Oklahoma children and the state of education.
Assisted Living Center Cited For Not Proving Caregivers Pass Background Checks
Autumn Leaves, an assisted living center where police say an 80-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by a caregiver, was cited by the state in 2013 for failing to get background information.
Oklahoma Close To Fixing Fraud In Subsidized Cell Phone Program
In the summer of 2012, tents started popping up all over Oklahoma offering free cell phones for the poor. But as we exposed over and over, cell phone companies were breaking the rules.
Tulsa Schools Lose Thousands to Thieves Annually
Tens of thousands of dollars in electronics and other property are stolen from our schools each year.
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.
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.
New Downtown OKC Tower To Serve As Headquarters For OGE
Energy company OGE will house its new headquarters in a 14-to-16 story tower that will be built where the Stage Center currently stands in downtown Oklahoma City.
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.
Small Businesses Booming In OKC
Business is booming in the metro with more than 100 new small startups opening every month.