• By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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The New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would send 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Thunder will send center Enes Kanter, forward Doug McDermott and the Chicago Bulls’ 2018 second-round pick to complete the deal.

  • Crystal Thomas | CNHI News Service

Police arrested a Joplin man Thursday evening after he allegedly fired a gun at his 24-year-old brother, with children present, and because he was found to have 21 outstanding city warrants, according to a news release from the Joplin Police Department.

  • Jeff Hopper | CNHI Oklahoma Sports
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The non-conference schedule couldn’t have gone much better for Oklahoma State. On its way to a 3-0 start, the Cowboys were able to rattle off back-to-back-to-back impressive victories, in which they didn’t score less than 44 points.

  • Joy Hampton | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — Overcoming obstacles has become a habit for determined folks in rural Lexington who desperately need a new water supply.

  • Sidney Lee | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — Oklahoma high school cheerleading won’t be on the sidelines this weekend as squads head to the Oklahoma State Championship Cheer Competition.

  • Jason Elmquist | CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Big 12 Conference season is finally upon us, which means it is time to return an annual tradition in the News Press Game Day section. Once again, News Press sports editor Jason Elmquist will come up with five bold predictions for Oklahoma State’s conference games, starting this week with a matchup of the league’s best offense against the Big 12’s best defense in TCU. 

  • James Neal | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Amidst all this bombastic saber rattling, it may be hard to see what role we, as individual Christians, play in bringing about a more peaceful world.

  • Jeff Mullin | CNHI News Oklahoma
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The award, according to the AFA's website, is given annually "to the AFA chapter which has distinguished itself in all fields of the AFA mission ..."

  • CNHI News Oklahoma

The driver of a vehicle that led Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers on a chase on U.S. 69 has been flown to a Tulsa hospital, said Lt. Kera Philippi, OHP spokeswoman.

  • Mark Hughes | CNHI News Oklahoma

Jim Eaton said he will be attending the Moonlight and Monarchs Dinner and Dance benefiting the Papilion, because the event supports a good cause.

  • By Ross Kenneth | The Washington Post
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Perhaps an unlikely candidate to spur such a momentous movement, Father Stanley Rother, a humble priest from the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City who was murdered in Guatemala in 1981, will be one step closer to that status on September 23 during his beatification, a Catholic Church blessing process that recognizes a dead individual's entrance into heaven and lets devotees pray to that person for protection.

  • Wendy Burton | CNHI News Oklahoma
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Muskogee's Historic Preservation Commission asked city officials to consider amending an ordinance in relation to historic properties and set fines for those who fail to go through the correct channels before renovating the exterior of historic homes or buildings.

  • Mike Elswick | CNHI News Oklahoma

A decision on the possible demolition of the Main Street structure that once housed the Royal Casket Co. is awaiting an engineer's report on the building's structural soundness and safety.

  • By Andy Rieger | CNHI Oklahoma
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With age comes a sense of history that is occasionally called upon to be shared. My prepared talk about Norman’s growth and development includes a top 10 list. The audience always nods in collective approval when the Boren era is noted.

  • By Jacob McGuire | CNHI News Oklahoma
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NORMAN — The state called its last witnesses Wednesday in its first-degree murder case against Alton Nolen.

  • By Caleb Slinkard and Adam Troxtell | CNHI News Oklahoma
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During a Wednesday morning meet at Norman’s municipal complex, University of Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione confirmed OU’s interest in an approximately 10,000-seat arena as part of a proposed University North Park development plan.