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Community Salutes Fallen Claremore Fire Captain Jason Farley
A memorial service is underway for fallen Claremore Fire Captain Jason Farley who died saving a family during a water rescue last week.
Man Found Guilty In Murder Of NSU Professor In 2013
A Cherokee County jury found Broken Arrow resident Joshua Schneider guilty of killing NSU Professor Dr. Tiffany Maher after meeting her on a dating website.
OHP Trooper Shoots, Kills Man During Okmulgee County Water Rescue
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper shot and killed a man authorities say attacked the trooper during a water rescue on Hectorville Road.
Powerful Earthquake Strikes Off Japan
A powerful and extremely deep earthquake struck near remote Japanese islands and shook Tokyo on Saturday, but officials said there was no danger of a tsunami, and no injuries or damage were immediately reported.
First Responders Gather To Pay Tribute To Fallen Claremore Firefighter
A funeral service was held Saturday for Claremore Fire Captain Jason Farley who died after being swept away during a water rescue last week.
19-month-old Killed In ATV Accident
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 19-month-old child has died of injuries after being struck by an all-terrain vehicle in southern Oklahoma.
Concept Home Tours Benefit Food For Kids
See a dream home and the latest in what's available for luxury living - while helping to feed hungry Green Country kids. Tour the Concept Home through June 7.
Man Tells Tulsa Police He Was Shot With Uzi In Robbery Attempt
Police say the victim walked into the Quik Trip near 71st and Mingo, saying he'd been shot during an attempted robbery.
Investigators Respond To Fatal Okmulgee County Trooper-Involved Shooting
According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the shooting took place late Friday evening near 221st Street and Memorial near Liberty Mounds.
Wagoner Residents Evacuated Due To Rising Flood Waters
Wagoner hit hard by rain which left much of town looking more like a lake as flood water rose about a foot-and-a-half Friday.
Nowata Officer Aids Injured, Trapped Oologah Officer During Chase
Many are thanking a Nowata police officer for coming to the aid and saving the life on an Oologah officer shot during a pursuit.
Bystander Shot At During Rogers County Police Chase
During a Thursday evening police chase, the three suspects being pursued by officers fired gunshots wildly at people standing just off the highway.
Severe Storms, Torrential Rainfall Move Through Eastern Oklahoma
A line of severe thunderstorms featuring some circulation and torrential rainfall came down Friday afternoon.
Dick Faurot's Weather Blog: Finally A Break In Our Daily Dousings
A cool front arriving Saturday morning brings a chance of some showers/storms, but after we should finally get a well-deserved break from heavy showers/storms that have plagued much of this month.
Mobile Homes In Claremore In Flood Danger Zone
At Lone Elm Mobile Home Park, just west of Claremore, flash flooding has threatened some homes that back up to a creek.
Witness Films Part Of Crime Spree That Wounded Oologah Officer
A witness caught part of the crime spree that ended with three suspects in jail on cell phone video.
Fallin Approves $25M Plan For New Tulsa Pop Culture Museum
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed a bill to approve a $25 million state bond issue to pay for the construction of a museum of popular culture in Tulsa.
Search Continues For Men Missing Since Rocklahoma
A task force made up of emergency workers from several different agencies teamed up on Friday to search for two men who disappeared one week ago.
Oklahoma Leaders Petition For Funds To Repair Levees
In the mid-1980s, epic floods flushed out Sand Springs and areas of west Tulsa; now county leaders say if the levees aren't renovated it could happen again.
Wagoner Pumping Millions Of Gallons Of Water To Prevent More Flooding
The City of Wagoner has brought in extra equipment to pump water out of the city and help prevent more flooding.
Three Suspects In Custody In Oologah Officer's Shooting
The Montgomery County Kansas Sheriff's Office has released mug shots of the three people arrested in the shooting of an Oologah police officer Thursday night.
Former Oklahoma Lawmaker Randy Terrill Turns Self In
Former State Representative Randy Terrill turned himself in to authorities Friday morning and is in the Department of Corrections custody.
Tulsa County Sheriff Fires Major Shannon Clark
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office announced Major Shannon Clark has been fired effective Friday.
Oologah Police Officer Wounded In Pursuit Identified
Montgomery County Sheriff's deputies in Kansas arrested a man Friday morning wanted in connection with a shooting on Highway 169 in Nowata County Thursday evening.
Latest on flooding: More rain in the forecast for Texas
By The Associated Press 1 a.m. (CDT)
19-month-old killed in all-terrain vehicle accident
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 19-month-old child has died of injuries after being struck by an all-terrain vehicle in southern Oklahoma.
Kansas AG to prosecute man accused of shooting officer
The Kansas attorney general's office will lead the prosecution of a 22-year-old man accused of wounding an Oklahoma law enforcement officer.
Oklahoma voters to decide death penalty, farming questions
Oklahoma voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on at least two issues during the 2016 general election - whether the death penalty and if the right of citizens to farm and ranch should be enshrined in the state...
Oklahoma man shot, killed by police after fight over rescue
Oklahoma authorities say a state trooper has fatally shot a man who was involved in a fight with officers who came to evacuate him and another man from floodwaters.
Maine man to explore final resting places of poets in South
The Maine man who's traveled the country to document the final resting places of the nation's poets is embarking on a tour of the Deep South that'll include visits to graves of African-American poets.
News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press
Flood concerns are lingering in Texas, with more storms in the forecast. At least 28 people have been killed in storms that began pummeling Texas and Oklahoma over Memorial Day weekend. Twenty-four of the deaths have been...
This Hour: Latest Oklahoma news, sports, business and entertainment
Flood concerns are lingering in Texas, with more storms in the forecast.
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma sports news from The Associated Press
Oklahoma State took a 5-4 victory over St. John's in the first round of the Stillwater Regional, thanks to Tim Arakawa's RBI single with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning. Gage Green had four hits...
Latest on flooding: EMS rescue 21 from houseboat in Austin
By The Associated Press 3:30 a.m. (CDT)
Flooded rivers don't faze some Houston-area residents
The seemingly ceaseless rain has ended in North Texas and Oklahoma, but residents in the greater Houston area warily eyed the swollen, yet-to-crest Brazos River and the skies, which threatened to drop up to 5 additional...
Latest on flooding: Brazos River to rise through weekend
By The Associated Press 2:45 p.m. (CDT)
Former quadriplegic runs, walks to show others they can
The worst day of Aaron Baker's life wasn't when the then-20-year-old professional motocross racer crashed his bike one spring day in 1999, flew over the handlebars and hit the ground head-first, paralyzing him from...
Funeral for B.B. King held in Mississippi Delta hometown
Hundreds of people filled a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funeral Saturday of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the area's flat cotton fields to worldwide fame as a blues singer and guitarist who...
Former Md. Gov. O'Malley jumps into 2016 Democratic race
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley entered the Democratic presidential race on Saturday in a longshot challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton for the 2016 nomination, casting himself as a new generation leader who would...
Hemp industry enters 2nd year with hazy market potential
The newly legal hemp industry is entering its second growing season with some big questions for producers experimenting with marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin.
The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs
Female CEOs are outpacing their male colleagues in pay, although they remain vastly outnumbered in the top echelons of American companies.
New England's epic winter gives way to unusually dry spring
It's hard to believe that after a winter of record-setting snowfall, much of New England is approaching drought conditions.
Republican Wyoming on board with federal sage grouse policy
Many Republicans are wary of a large federal effort to protect the greater sage grouse - but not the Republican governor of Wyoming, the state with the biggest share of the birds and more energy development in their...
Barnard works toward a new policy on transgender admissions
On a recent bright spring morning, students admitted to the Barnard College Class of 2019 gathered on campus. As blue-and-white balloons fluttered in the breeze, the prospective freshmen attended panels and lunched on the...
Incoming Tulsa Public School Superintendent Seeks Input
The incoming superintendent of Tulsa Public Schools wants to hear from you.
Tulsa Researchers Target Heart Health With $15M Grant
The president of the University of Oklahoma was in Tulsa Wednesday to announce a $15 million grant to improve cardiovascular health in state.
OSU Center For Health Sciences Receives $8M Donation
The A.R. and Marylouise Tandy Foundation pledged an $8 million donation Tuesday to help build a new academic building at OSU Center for Health Sciences.
Injured Muldrow Teen Honored At High School's Graduation
A Muldrow high school student injured in an ATV crash in September 2013 was honored at the Sequoyah County school's spring commencement ceremony Friday.
Students Give Standing Ovation To Retiring Tulsa School Superintendent
It not only was the last day for students but the last day visiting a classroom for school superintendent Keith Ballard.
Caney Valley Senior Graduates Without Eagle Feather
The Caney Valley senior who wanted to wear an eagle feather on her graduation cap walked across the stage Thursday. She got her diploma but did it without the feather.
World War II Veteran Graduates Skiatook High School At 91
A World War II veteran is among the graduating class of 2015. His diploma comes more than 70 years late, but it has become even more meaningful with time.
Lee Elementary Celebrates Outdoor Classroom
Tulsa's Lee Elementary now has an outdoor classroom where teachers can mix science and math with a little fresh air and sunshine.
Student Loses Bid To Wear Eagle Feather On Graduation Cap
A Tulsa federal judge has ruled that an American Indian student at Caney Valley High School can't wear an eagle feather on her graduation cap.
Magistrate Rules Against Caney Valley Senior Wearing Eagle Feather At Graduation
A Caney Valley High School student who's been told she can't wear an eagle feather in her graduation cap took the argument to federal court.
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.
Man Arrested In Muskogee Double Homicide
Muskogee County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man for a double homicide that took place in April at an apartment near a strip club on Highway 69.
Man Shot During Tulsa Home Invasion
Police say one person was shot after three to five men wearing hoodies and masks kicked in the front door of a north Tulsa home early Friday.
Driver Escapes After Tulsa County OHP Chase
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol and Tulsa County deputies are looking a driver who ran after a trooper tried to stop a car in west Tulsa overnight.
Man Shot In Head, Crashes Car Into Tulsa Apartment
Police searched for the person who shot a man causing him to crash a car into a Tulsa apartment early Friday.
Child Porn Cases Keep Tulsa Cyber Crimes Detectives Busy
The Tulsa police cyber crimes unit is overwhelmed and, by far, child pornography cases are keeping them the busiest.
Vehicle Located, Person Of Interest In Deadly Shawnee Hit-And-Run Interviewed
The person of interest in the deadly hit and run in Shawnee area has been located, according to the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office. Mark Dwayne Robbins called authorities after seeing himself on the news. Authorities say he has been questioned, but did not release any further details.
Creek County Deputies Chase, Arrest Driver In Stolen Pickup
Creek and Okmulgee County deputies recovered a stolen pickup and arrested the driver after a chase on Highway 75A Thursday morning.
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.