Stories tagged: Oklahoma City
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 1:15 p.m.
Oklahoma City, where parking meters began, modernizes system
The city where parking meters were born more than eight decades ago is phasing out the last of the coin-gobbling contraptions that reshaped America’s downtowns in favor of computerized models …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
Replica of Gutenberg Gates erected in Oklahoma City
A full-scale replica of the Museum of the Bible’s Gutenberg Gates has opened in Oklahoma City as part of a five-city tour before the museum opens in Washington, D.C.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Pacers pick up option year on former Gonzaga standout Domantas Sabonis’ contract
Indiana announced Friday it has picked up the third-year contract option on Sabonis, who was dealt from Oklahoma City this summer along with Victor Oladipo in exchange for Paul George.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
U.S. priest martyred in Guatemala beatified before thousands
Rev. Stanley Rother was beatified Saturday at Mass in Oklahoma City, moving him one step closer to possible sainthood.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 6:16 p.m.
Witnesses yell ‘he can’t hear you’ as cops shoot deaf man
Oklahoma City police officers who opened fire on a man in front of his home as he approached them holding a metal pipe didn’t hear witnesses yelling that he was …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
‘Out for blood’: Man arrested in plan to bomb Oklahoma bank
A 23-year-old man who was “out for blood” when attempted to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma bank in a plot similar to the deadly …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
At least 1 hurt after Oklahoma oil field explosion
At least one person was hurt Thursday after an oil field explosion in eastern Oklahoma, authorities say. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the explosion happened near Quinton in Pittsburg County, …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 1:21 p.m.
Clearwater Paper closes Oklahoma City plant
Clearwater Paper expects to save $10 million a year by closing a plant in Oklahoma City and reducing operations in Neenah, Wis.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 9:27 a.m.
Oklahoma City airport shooting likely case of workplace revenge
A man who gunned down a Southwest Airlines employee outside of Oklahoma City’s airport likely killed the victim in retaliation for circumstances that led to the attacker leaving his job …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 10:14 p.m.
Durant’s move to the Warriors changes the NBA landscape
Four All-Stars, two MVPs, a whole new Splash Family in Golden State.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:58 a.m.
Zoo says Chai the elephant died from teeth abnormalities
Oklahoma City officials say the death of an Asian elephant that was transferred from Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo was likely due to an abnormality in her teeth that prevented her …
Tue., March 1, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Warriors-Thunder draws more than 5.3 million viewers
The Golden State Warriors are a huge hit on TV.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 1:29 p.m.
Elephant herpes virus not cause of Chai’s death
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma City Zoo says the elephant herpes virus – or EEHV – was not the cause of death of an elephant at the zoo. Zoo spokeswoman …
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 10:32 p.m.
James’ courtside crash raises concerns for NBA fan safety
Chasing after a loose ball, Cavaliers superstar LeBron James crashed into the wife of PGA golf champion Jason Day, sending her tumbling violently backward from her seat in an incident …
Mon., May 16, 2011
Durant’s 39 put OKC in West finals
Coming off his worst performance in the playoffs, Kevin Durant couldn’t get his shots to fall again. Then he caught a glimpse of his mother dancing around during a timeout …