OKLAHOMA CITY —
Study shows how drilling wastewater causes quakes
A new study explains how just four wells forcing massive amounts of drilling wastewater into the ground are probably shaking up Oklahoma.
Endowment fund made for J.M. Davis Museum
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin recently signed a bill into law that creates an endowment fund for the J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum.
Oklahoma ranks 11th in corruption
Researchers at Indiana University and the University of Hong Kong ranked Oklahoma the 11th most corrupt state in America.
Congressman blocked at facility housing immigrants
U.S. Rep. Jim Bridenstine says he was denied access to a federal facility at Fort Sill that is housing hundreds of mostly teenage immigrant children from Central America.
Government stops sending surplus equipment to fire departments
Trucks, tankers and other unused federal vehicles are a critical aid to rural fire departments throughout the country, but the supply of surplus rolling stock now appears to have dried up.
VIDEO: Mood experiment on Facebook
Internet users are incensed at the revelation that Facebook researchers manipulated the content some users were shown in an attempt to gauge their emotional response.
Supreme Court rules in favor of Hobby Lobby on contraception
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
Court: Public union can’t make nonmembers pay fees
The Supreme Court dealt a blow to public sector unions Monday, ruling that thousands of home health care workers in Illinois cannot be required to pay fees that help cover the union’s costs of collective bargaining.
Competency of Democratic congressional candidate questioned
Family members of Earl E. Everett have differing views regarding the competency of the Democratic nominee in the 2nd Congressional District race.
Thacker’s post-election reaction
Rogers County District 3 Commissioner Kirt Thacker is closing trash and brush collection services at the Catoosa and Inola yards.
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