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GRDA: Divers Recover Body Of Drowning Victim In Grand Lake
Divers recovered the body of a man believed to have drowned in Grand Lake Friday.
Fellow Pilot Remembers Man Killed In Crash Near Enid
An Owasso pilot and an active-duty Air Force officer died in a plane crash near Enid.
Downtown Claremore On Way To Becoming National Historic District
There's a lot of history in downtown Claremore, and soon, that history will be nationally recognized when it’s designated a National Historic District.
TCSO Graduates New Cadets
The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office graduated 21 new cadets Friday afternoon.
Experts Looking Into Recent Child Deaths In OK
In the past two weeks, Oklahoma City Police Detectives have been called to investigate the deaths of three babies.
Pattern Change After Weekend For Oklahoma
The heat continues through the weekend but after that a pattern change in the winds aloft will bring chances of showers/storms and at least some relief from the heat.
OSU Family React To Loss Of Tyrek Coger
Oklahoma State continues mourning the death of basketball player Tyrek Coger.
TPD: Man Arrested For Pointing Weapon During Possible Road Rage Incident
According to a police report, a possible road rage incident started in Tulsa near 101st and Mingo.
Excessive Heat Triggers PSO 'Energy Savings Event'
Friday was the first official triple-digit temperature day for Green County. The excessive heat triggered a PSO "energy savings event."
No Injuries After Semi Strikes OHP Trooper's Vehicle
One Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper had quite the scare Friday evening.
Video Shows Pursuit Between Police, Murder Suspect In Broken Bow
New video shows the aftermath of a shootout between a murder suspect and police.
Hillary Clinton Picks Tim Kaine To Be Vice President
Hillary Clinton has selected Virginia Senator Tim Kaine to be her running mate.
Bixby Football Team Takes Break To Clean Up Storm Debris
The Bixby High School football team was helping out neighbors still dealing with tree debris after last week's storms.
First Triple-Digit Day Scorches Tulsa
As the temperature climbs, the risk of being stricken with a heat-related illness rises. Still, folks at River Parks say the triple-digit heat isn’t keeping them inside.
Boeing Employees Receive 60-Day Notices As Possible Layoffs Loom
Sixty-day notices of “possible layoffs” were handed out to Boeing employees on Friday, a company spokesperson announced.
Tulsa Animal Welfare Hopes To ?Clear The Shelter? This Weekend
Tulsa Animal Welfare euthanizes around 4,000 animals every year. But, TAW and the City are preparing for Clear the Shelter in hopes of sending the animals to a happy home.
Midtown Harvard Construction Going Quickly As It Can, City Says
The job is as extreme as it gets for an intersection - digging up everything underneath and replacing it all.
OSU Mourns Death Of Cowboy Basketball Forward Tyrek Coger
Oklahoma State University is mourning the death of Cowboy Basketball forward Tyrek Coger. The 21-year-old junior college transfer from Raleigh, North Carolina collapsed following a team workout this afternoon. Coger was transported to Stillwater Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 6:23 p.m. Cowboy Head Basketball Coach Brad Underwood said he is devastated by the news. “Tyrek was excited to be at Oklahoma State and had such passion for the game and...
Tulsa Teen Drowns In Pacific Ocean During Family Reunion
The city of Seaside, Oregon says a Tulsa teen drowned in the Pacific Ocean on Thursday.
Owasso Community Helping High School Deal With Water Damage
Community members in Owasso are coming together to help their high school clean up after a burst water pipe severely damaged the school's media center and library.
Reports: At Least 8 Dead In Munich Mall Shooting
Munich police warned people to avoid public places Friday as they hunted for the shooter or shooters who opened fire at a shopping mall, killing eight people and wounding others.
Kansas AG Sues To Get Guantanamo Bay Records
Kansas is suing the federal government to obtain documents related to planning by President Obama's administration to move prisoners from Guantanamo Bay to Fort Leavenworth.
OHP: Owasso Pilot, USAF Officer Killed In Plane Crash Near Enid
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a pilot from Owasso and a U.S. Air Force officer based at Vance Air Force Base died in a crash near Enid Thursday evening.
OSU Basketball Player Collapses, Dies After Team Workout
Oklahoma State University continues to mourn the sudden death of one its basketball player Thursday afternoon. Tyrek Coger, 21, died after a team workout in Stillwater.
Hillary Clinton May Announce Her Pick For Running Mate Friday
CBS News is reporting that Hillary Clinton may announce her pick for running mate Friday afternoon.
Firefighters Put Out Grass Fire Near Union City
Firefighters have put out a grass fire near Union City, Oklahoma, Friday afternoon.
Bartlesville Mom Denies Allowing Teens To Hold Alcohol Party At Her Home
A Bartlesville woman who says she was asleep when a group of local teens threw a wild party last weekend talked only to News On 6.
Oklahoma boy, 13, drowns off Oregon Coast; cousin rescued
Authorities say a 13-year-old Oklahoma boy drowned off the coast of Seaside, Oregon, during a family reunion.
News Minute: Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. CDT
The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office says Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart and that the manner of death was natural. Office spokeswoman Amy Elliott provided the...
The Latest: Wizards' John Wall remembering OSU player
The Latest on the death of an Oklahoma State basketball player (all times local):
2 die when biplane crashes during acrobatics in Oklahoma
Authorities say a pilot attempting an acrobatic maneuver in a biplane crashed into a field in northwestern Oklahoma, killing himself and an active-duty member of the Air Force.
Renovation of state Capitol exterior scheduled to begin
Workers in hardhats are preparing to erect scaffolding on the north side of Oklahoma's nearly 100-year-old state Capitol as a multi-year project to renovate and update the building for its next century gets underway.
Death of 5-month-old in Oklahoma City called homicide
Oklahoma City police say the death of a 5-month-old boy in the city has been ruled a homicide.
Man killed in crash with semi in northeastern Oklahoma
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Nowata man was killed when the pickup truck he was driving collided with a tractor-trailer rig in northeastern Oklahoma.
3 charged with murder in disappearance of Oklahoma hiker
Three men arrested in the disappearance of a hiker at Tenkiller Lake are now charged with murder in the man's suspected death.
Woman suffers 3rd-degree burns from pennies left in hot SUV
An Oklahoma woman is recovering from third-degree burns to her thigh caused by hot pennies that spilled in her sport utility vehicle on a scorching summer day.
Oklahoma Republicans say Trump needs to outline his vision
Oklahoma delegates to the Republican National Convention say GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump should lay out a vision for how he will achieve his goals when he speaks to supporters.
Kerry visits American wounded in Nice attack
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is on a private visit to Nice, France where he visited an American citizen recovering from injuries sustained in the July 14 truck attack in the Mediterranean city.
California governor denies parole for Manson follower
Leslie Van Houten, the youngest member of the Manson "family" to take part in a series of gruesome California murders in 1969, has been denied freedom again - her past overshadowing her decades as a model prisoner.
'Went down fighting': Slain deputy to be laid to rest
Brad Garafola, one of three law enforcement officers shot and killed by a lone gunman in an ambush, went down fighting, returning fire to the very end.
The Latest: Democratic delegates mostly positive about Kaine
The Latest on Campaign 2016 between the Republican and Democratic nominating conventions (all times local):
California governor denies parole for Manson follower
California Gov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who is serving a life sentence for killing a wealthy grocer and his wife more than 40...
Girl, 14, killed by lightning while on personal watercraft
A 14-year-old girl has died and a woman was hospitalized in critical condition after lightning struck the personal watercraft they were riding across a reservoir straddling the Utah-Wyoming border, authorities said.
The Latest: Authorities ID teen killed by lightning strike
The Latest on a lightning strike that killed one person in Utah: (all times local):
Virginia court nixes order restoring felons' voting rights
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe's sweeping executive order restoring the voting rights of more than 200,000 felons is unconstitutional, the state's highest court ruled Friday, siding with Republican lawmakers who...
Tight-lipped 'Game of Thrones' cast reflects on last season
Jon Snow isn't dead, but he is missing - at least from Comic-Con.
OSU officials: Coger died after 40-minute outdoor workout
Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart after a 40-minute team workout on the football stadium stairs in hot weather, officials said Friday.
Burst Pipe Causes Water Damage In Owasso High School Library
Owasso Public Schools are scrambling to make repairs after a pipe burst, causing major damage to the high school library.
McAlester Community Begins 'Paper Challenge' To Help Schools
To make a difference in the schools, the community of McAlester is doing something about budget cuts, and they’re challenging other towns to do the same.
Hundreds Attend Education Conference At BA High School
The State Education Department is taking its show on the road this year, hosting a number of conferences to help teachers prepare for the upcoming school year.
TPS Rides: Tulsa High School Kids Can Ride City Buses For Free On Weekdays
Tulsa Public Schools and the Metro Tulsa Transit Authority announced their anticipated partnership that will give students in 9-12 grades more ways to get to school - and save money for the school district.
To Boost Tech Knowledge Google Holds Seminar For OK Educators
That's why Google gave hundreds of Oklahoma educators a boost in their tech know-how at a free seminar Tuesday at Tulsa Technology Center's Owasso campus.
Union Schools Breaks Ground On 14th Elementary School
Union Public Schools broke ground on its 14th elementary school. The ground breaking was held at 31st and Garnett where open space will be transformed using the $15 million voters approved back in February.
High School Students To Benefit From TPS, Tulsa Transit Partnership
Tulsa Public Schools and the Metropolitan Tulsa Transit Authority are set to announce a partnership that will benefit high school students.
TPS Holds Hiring Event To Fill 31 Vacancies
Tulsa Public Schools started the day needing 31 more teachers to start the school year, but that number has been dropping because of Thursday's one-stop interview and hiring event.
Possible TPS, Tulsa Transit Partnership Could Improve Student Transportation
As Tulsa Public Schools fights through budget cuts, a potential partnership is brewing which could save the district money in the long run.
6 Investigates: 'Hire' Education
At a time when most government agencies have been attempting to cap their workforces, if not reduce them, state-supported higher education is doing just the opposite.
9 Investigates: Inspecting Oklahoma Meat Farms
Agriculture may not play the role it once did in the Oklahoma economy, but in rural northwest Oklahoma, it still matters.
New Video Shows Former Reserve Deputy Using Force Days Before Harris Shooting
New video shows a former Tulsa County reserve deputy on duty, using force, days before he shot and killed a suspect.
News On 6 Tours Jail At Center Of Civil Lawsuit Against Former Sheriff
A jury found in favor of a former juvenile inmate in a civil rights lawsuit against a former Tulsa County sheriff. Thursday, News On 6 took a tour of the jail to see what has changed.
6 Investigates: State Hiring Freeze Exemptions
In the wake of a hiring and salary freeze imposed by Governor Fallin one year ago, state agency heads were allowed to continue making hires and giving raises, as if there was no freeze.
6 Investigates: TCSO Routinely Behind In Paying Jail Utility Bills
The Tulsa County Jail has risked having its utilities cut off a dozen times. Records obtained by News On 6 show the sheriff's office is repeatedly late paying utility bills.
Dangerous Rigs: Oilfield Truck Crashes Kill, Injure Dozens
An investigation by News On 6 and our partner, The Frontier, found that about seven percent of the trucking companies licensed for the work have been involved in deadly accidents.
Judge In Open Records Case Recuses After Request From Fallin's Office
A judge presiding over a lawsuit seeking records related to a botched execution has recused from the case after a request from Gov. Mary Fallin’s office.
6 Investigates: Emergency Teacher Certifications Increasing In Oklahoma
The state's increasing reliance on emergency certified teachers to fill classrooms raises the questions of who these people are and what qualifications do they have?
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.
Man Accused Of Shooting At Tonkawa Officer Arrested In Arizona
A man accused of firing shots at a Tonkawa, Oklahoma, police officer, has been arrested in Arizona.
Tulsa Restaurant Employee Robbed After Leaving Work
Police are looking for a suspect after an employee at a south Tulsa restaurant was robbed at gunpoint early Friday.
Teenager Stabbed To Death In Bristow
Bristow Police said the body of a teenager was found Monday night, and a 19-year-old man is in custody in the stabbing death.
Affidavit Against Tulsa Dentist Details Baby's Injuries, Last Moments
According to an affidavit filed against a Tulsa dentist, his girlfriend’s baby was in his sole care prior to the time he began exhibiting signs of blunt force trauma, which ultimately led to the boy’s death.
Bartlesville Woman Charged After Teen Alcohol Party At Her Home
A 40-year-old Bartlesville woman is free on bond after her arrest early Sunday for allowing alcohol at a teen party at her home.
Four Hurt When Driver Runs From Tulsa Police, Hits Tree
Four people are recovering after a car crash following a Tulsa Police chase late Wednesday.
Two Suspected Robbers In Custody After Tulsa Police Chase
Police have two people in custody following an armed robbery and high speed chase across Tulsa early Thursday.
TPD Arrests Woman Connected To SUV Theft With Baby Inside
Tulsa police arrested a woman connected to a vehicle theft. Police say a baby was inside the vehicle at the time.
Top 8 Financial Worries Of Americans
Money is a huge mental drain -- for one in four Americans, it's the topic they think about most on a daily basis, according to the GOBankingRates 2015 Life + Money Survey. This preoccupation can grow into a significant problem; half of Americans worry about three or more major financial concerns at the same time, according to a Gallup poll.
Two Historic Buildings Imploded In Downtown OKC
The landscape of Oklahoma City's downtown changed forever Sunday as two historic buildings were demolished.
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.
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
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.
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.