Title: News On 6 - News
OSU Receives Defense Department Grant For Study
OSU will use the grant to study the supply chain of the Oklahoma defense industry in partnership with the Oklahoma Strategic Military Planning Commission.
Two Killed, Three Injured In Coal County Drilling Rig Fire
Two people were killed and two others were injured in a drilling rig fire in Coal County, Oklahoma, early Friday morning, according to a source close to the investigation.
Tulsa Camelot Cancer Care Owner Indicted In Kansas
The woman who ran Camelot Cancer Care in Tulsa has been indicted in Kansas on 13 counts of wire fraud.
Four Gold Coins Found In Tulsa Salvation Army Red Kettles
The Salvation Army in Tulsa is celebrating after a big donation at four of its red kettles this week.
Truck Driver Booked Into Jail After Crash Shuts Down Highway West Of Vinita
Highway 60 in Craig County remains closed after a crash involving three vehicles, including two semis, Friday morning.
Ralston Man Wanted For Cattle Rustling Found Barricaded In Closet, Rangers Say
A 26-year-old Ralston man, accused of rustling cattle in Osage County and selling the stolen animals in Pawnee and Kay counties, has been arrested in Oklahoma City.
'60 Minutes' To Feature Interview With Retiring Senator Tom Coburn
Tom Coburn may be the greatest government spending watchdog this country has ever seen. But a new CBS 60 Minutes interview proves the retiring senator may be one of America's most misunderstood politicians.
FBI: North Korean Government Behind Sony Pictures Hack
The FBI formally blamed North Korea for the recent cyber-attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Tulsa Police Use 'Bait' Car To Arrest Theft Suspect
Police say they used a bait car to catch a man trying to steal wheels and tires.
Explosion, Car Fire Rattle OKC Neighborhood Early Friday Morning
An explosion and car fire rattled an Oklahoma City neighborhood early Friday morning.
Woman Crashes Car On University Of Tulsa Campus
Police said a woman was taken to a Tulsa hospital after crashing her car on the University of Tulsa campus early Friday.
Toddler Located In SE Oklahoma After Arkansas Amber Alert
Police in Rogers say they have found a 2-year-old boy safe after an Amber Alert was issued Thursday morning.
Sapulpa Police Release Identities Of Teen Murder Suspects
The teens are identified as Christian Sims, 16 and Ashley Morrison, 17.
Mysteries At Oklahoma Lake Remain For Families Despite Discovery Of Loved Ones
The mystery at Foss Lake covers two generations, and the discovery has left a lot of questions for the families of the six people found in the two cars.
Witnesses Testify Against Former TPD Officer Accused Of Murder
The state had nine witnesses set to testify at Thursday's preliminary hearing against a former police officer accused of murder, but only three were needed.
Teens Connected To Texas Homicide Arrested At Sapulpa Motel
Two juveniles believed to be connected to a Texas homicide were located in Oklahoma Thursday night.
Old Tulsa Fire Stations Auctioned Off To Highest Bidders
The city of Tulsa auctioned off two old fire stations to the highest bidders Thursday morning.
Older Sisters Of 8-Year-Old Fire Victim Remember Their 'Angel'
Family says the little girl most likely died of smoke inhalation, so she had no pain. The pain is now in the hearts of Lauren's sisters, who don't know what they'll do without their Lauren.
Academy Donates Bikes To Oklahoma Students With Improved Attendance
Thirty students from Jones Elementary who improved their attendance got a brand new bicycle and helmet from Academy Sports and Outdoors.
OKC Police Search For Stolen Trailer Containing Radioactive Material
Police need the public's help in searching for a missing nuclear testing device, which was stolen from a hotel parking lot this week.
Coweta Burglary Victim Leads Law Enforcement To Suspects
Wagoner County deputies arrested two people after a homeowner spotted the pair leaving his home with his property Thursday.
Muskogee County EMS Offers Flu Shot House Calls
With flu season in full swing in Oklahoma and across the country, a local EMS service is offering a unique way to get your flu shot.
Winning Numbers Drawn For Prizes Up To $10,000 In Bixby, Broken Arrow
The winning ticket numbers for the Buy Broken Arrow and Buy Bixby contests have been drawn and participants have a chance to win up to $10,000 and other prizes.
About 150 Airmen To Return To OKC After Southwest Asia Deployment
About 150 airmen are scheduled to return to Oklahoma City on Friday and Saturday following a four-month deployment in Southwest Asia.
Tulsa Police Release Photo Of Armed Robbery Suspect
Tulsa Police are looking for a man who robbed a pedestrian at gunpoint earlier this month. They released a surveillance photo and video of the suspect.
Oklahoma unemployment rate falls to 4.4 percent
State officials say Oklahoma's unemployment rate dipped to 4.4 percent last month.
2 dead in explosion, fire at Oklahoma oil rig
Oklahoma officials say two people have died of injuries suffered during an explosion and fire at an oil rig in the southeastern corner of the state.
News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press
The Oklahoma school's superintendent says miscalculations in the state's school funding formula since 1992 will soon cause a number of mid-year adjustments worth millions of dollars. Superintendent Janet Barresi...
Texas teenagers arrested at Oklahoma motel
Oklahoma authorities have arrested two Texas teenagers wanted in the fatal shooting of a 66-year-old woman.
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma sports news from The Associated Press
The Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 17-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 114-109 yesterday. Klay Thompson scored 19 points for the Warriors. They played without injured center Andrew Bogut and forward David...
Federal judge considering Oklahoma's death penalty
The Oklahoma prison system chief who halted an execution in the spring after problems with the lethal injection drugs is expected to testify in a federal challenge to the state's death penalty.
Panel gives final OK for Oklahoma income tax cut
Oklahoma taxpayers will see a slight reduction in their income tax rate in 2016 after a state panel certified state revenues were enough to trigger the cut.
Rogers police find child that was taken from home
Police in Rogers say they have found a 2-year-old boy safe after he was reported missing early Thursday.
2 states challenge Colorado marijuana legalization
Nebraska and Oklahoma are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to declare Colorado's legalization of marijuana unconstitutional.
Inmates: State's lethal injection unconstitutional
Lawyers for 21 death row inmates say Oklahoma's bungled execution in April is evidence they likely will experience pain and suffering from the state's lethal injection protocol.
Sugarland, promoter settle with state fair victims
Country duo Sugarland, concert promoter Live Nation and 16 other defendants have agreed to pay $39 million to settle claims stemming from the deadly 2011 Indiana State Fair stage collapse, lawyers for the victims and their...
Lawsuit shows resistance to legalization of pot
Despite growing public support for legalizing marijuana, a lawsuit filed by Nebraska and Oklahoma shows that at least two segments of American society are prepared to fight the idea before the nation's highest court -...
Theater shooter's parents plead for his life
The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes pleaded Friday for his life to be spared through a plea bargain - a move that rekindled the long-running, emotional debate about whether the horrific details of the mass...
Bergdahl investigation wraps up; top leaders get briefings
The Army has finished its investigation into how and why Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared from his base in Afghanistan and leaders were briefing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel this afternoon, officials said Friday.
Jerry Sandusky is denied $4,900-a-month pension
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has lost a legal battle to restore his $4,900-a-month pension, a benefit that was canceled two years ago after he was sentenced for child molestation.
Q&A: Drones might help explain how tornadoes form
Researchers say they have collected promising weather data by flying instrument-laden drones into big Western and Midwestern storms. Now, they want to expand the project in hopes of learning more about how tornadoes form.
Paul, Rubio clash over Obama's Cuba policy
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul took a series of online digs Friday at potential GOP presidential rival Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida over President Barack Obama's new Cuba policy, declaring that he rejects an isolationist...
Cops: Woman killed boy, falsely reported abduction
A 19-year old New York woman is accused of killing a 5-year-old cousin in her care and then calling in a false report that two masked intruders took the boy from their Albany-area home.
Flu season, early again, hitting hard in South and Midwest
Health officials say the flu is now hitting hard in parts of the country, especially the South and Midwest.
NASA's Orion spacecraft back in Florida after test flight
NASA's experimental Orion spacecraft left Florida by rocket and returned by truck.
Tulsa Public Schools Awarded $20K STEM Grant
Tulsa Public Schools got a new grant to help get students interested in science, technology, engineering, and math.
Website Lists Stillwater As One Of The Best College Towns In U.S.
With college application deadlines quickly approaching a financial website WalletHub ranked 280 U.S. college cities is order of best to worst.
OKCPS Under Investigation For Discrimination Complaints
OKCPS Superintendent Rob Neu admitted the district is being investigated by the U.S. Education Department's Office of Civil Rights on three complaints of discrimination.
Sand Springs Education Foundation Hands Out $96,000 In Grants
News On 6 anchor Scott Thompson was in the giving spirit Monday. Scott is a member of the Sand Springs Education Foundation and on Monday he surprised classroom teachers with $96,000 in grants.
TPS Bond Aims To Improve Student Access To Technology
A record $415 million Tulsa School bond is now headed to voters. The TPS school board approved the bond Monday.
High School Soccer Team Donates To Tulsa Elementary School
The boys soccer team from Tulsa's Edison Preparatory High School handed over a $500 check to the student council at Eliot Elementary Monday morning.
School Board Set To Vote On Tulsa Schools' $415-Million Bond Issue Proposal
The Tulsa Public School board is scheduled vote on a record bond issue package at their meeting Monday evening.
Owasso High School Students Donate To Kids In Need
Owasso's Native American Student Association is working with the Bell Indian Community School in Stilwell.
Tulsa Elementary Students Learn To Write Computer Code
Tulsa students are preparing for the careers of tomorrow, starting while they're still in elementary school.
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 Pleads Guilty In Rogers County Child Sex Abuse Case
Braeden Hendershott plead guilty Wednesday to six felony counts including second degree rape and sodomy.
Former TPD Officer Bound Over For Trial In 19-Year-Old's Murder
Prosecutors have said Shannon Kepler drove up to his daughter and her boyfriend as they were walking down the street, then shot at the 19-year-old man in close range, killing him.
Oklahoma Truck Driver Attacked, Stabbed At Idaho Truck Stop
Police are searching for a man who stabbed an Oklahoma truck driver at a Nampa truck stop late Wednesday.
Tulsa Man Arrested After High-Speed Police Chase From Tulsa To Nowata
Police arrested a Tulsa man and woman after a high-speed chase across three counties early Thursday.
Victims Paint Similar Picture Of Local Contractor They Say Ripped Them Off
More people are coming forward saying they were cheated by a local contractor who goes by Lou and Mickey Cheatham.
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.