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OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, DOYLE ALLEN BAKER, Former Logan County Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Overtime Fraud

OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA – Former Logan County Deputy Sheriff DOYLE ALLEN BAKER, 31, of Weatherford, Texas, has pleaded guilty to theft from a federal transportation grant, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. On November 7, 2018, a federal grand jury indicted Baker for stealing more than $5,000 from federal grant funds administered by … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, DOYLE ALLEN BAKER, Former Logan County Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Overtime Fraud

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, SAGE ATHEAKEE GOMEZ Pleads Guilty to Fatal Stabbing in Indian Country

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa – SAGE ATHEAKEE GOMEZ, 23, a member of the Ponca Tribe of Oklahoma, has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. According to court documents, on September 15, 2018, Gomez stabbed B.L.W., a member of the Tonkawa Tribe, at a rural residence on Indian land … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, SAGE ATHEAKEE GOMEZ Pleads Guilty to Fatal Stabbing in Indian Country

Jury convicted man in Oklahoma City federal bomb plot trial

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 24-year-old man is guilty of trying to detonate what he believed was an explosives-laden van outside an Oklahoma City bank, a federal jury ruled Monday. Jurors convicted Jerry Drake Varnell, of Sayre, of attempting to use an explosive device to damage a building and attempting to use a weapon of … Continue reading Jury convicted man in Oklahoma City federal bomb plot trial

NEW ORLEANS | Pelicans: Davis injured shoulder vs Thunder

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Pelicans say Anthony Davis has a left shoulder injury and has been ruled out for the second half of Thursday night’s home game against Oklahoma City. It is unclear how the injury might affect Davis’ availability for this weekend’s NBA All-Star festivities. Davis was selected for the All-Star Game for … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Pelicans: Davis injured shoulder vs Thunder

OKLAHOMA CITY | Westbrook sets new triple-double record in Thunder win

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook set an NBA record with his 10th straight triple-double, Paul George scored 47 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-111 on Monday night. Westbrook broke a tie with Wilt Chamberlain, who had nine straight triple-doubles in 1968, by finishing with 21 points, 14 rebounds … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Westbrook sets new triple-double record in Thunder win

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, RALPH ALLEN LEE SHORTEY, Former Oklahoma State Senator Ordered to Pay Over $125,000 to Child Victim

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – RALPH ALLEN LEE SHORTEY has been ordered to pay $125,850.00 to the victim he was convicted of obtaining for commercial sex, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Shortey pleaded guilty on November 30, 2017, to one count of child sex trafficking. In particular, he admitted he solicited a … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, RALPH ALLEN LEE SHORTEY, Former Oklahoma State Senator Ordered to Pay Over $125,000 to Child Victim

INDIANAPOLIS | Pacers beat Raptors after losing Oladipo with knee injury

INDIANAPOLIS —January 23, 2019—Victor Oladipo suffered a serious right knee injury that could alter the season for the Indiana Pacers, who beat the Toronto Raptors 110-106 on Wednesday night. The All-Star guard crumpled to the ground with 4:05 left in the second quarter as he tried to defend an outlet pass to Toronto’s Pascal Siakam. … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Pacers beat Raptors after losing Oladipo with knee injury

INDIANAPOLIS | Pacers All-Star Victor Oladipo suffers serious knee injury

INDIANAPOLIS —January 23, 2019— The Indiana Pacers lost All-Star guard Victor Oladipo to a serious right knee injury in the second quarter of Wednesday night’s game against Toronto. Oladipo’s leg bent awkwardly as he fell to the floor while trying to disrupt an outlet pass to the Raptors’ Pascal Siakam. The team announced that Oladipo … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Pacers All-Star Victor Oladipo suffers serious knee injury

SAN ANTONIO | DeRozan, Aldridge lead Spurs past Nuggets 111-103

SAN ANTONIO — DeMar DeRozan had 30 points, LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Denver Nuggets 111-103 on Wednesday night. Bryn Forbes added 15 points for the resurgent Spurs (19-16), who have won eight of 10 to move within two percentage points of first-place Houston in the Southwest Division. Juancho … Continue reading SAN ANTONIO | DeRozan, Aldridge lead Spurs past Nuggets 111-103

SACRAMENTO, Calif | George scores 43, Westbrook has triple-double in Thunder win

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan thought his team spent too much time shooting 3-pointers in two losses earlier this season to the Sacramento Kings. But on Wednesday night, the Thunder focused on their inside game and came away with a win. Paul George scored 43 points, Russell Westbrook had a triple-double and … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | George scores 43, Westbrook has triple-double in Thunder win

OKLAHOMA CITY | Thunder pick up 5th-year option on Donovan’s contract

OKLAHOMA CITY— The Oklahoma City Thunder have exercised their fifth-year option on coach Billy Donovan’s contract. The team announced the move before Monday night’s game against the Chicago Bulls, which the Thunder won 121-96. Donovan is in his fourth season with the Thunder. He has a 169-106 record with Oklahoma City and has led the … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Thunder pick up 5th-year option on Donovan’s contract

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, JOHN ARNOLD SHELLEY, Former Bank President Sentenced to Prison and Ordered to Pay $137 Million

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – JOHN ARNOLD SHELLEY, 68, of Oklahoma City, has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for making a false statement to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. He has also been ordered to pay over $137 million in restitution. Shelley was the … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, JOHN ARNOLD SHELLEY, Former Bank President Sentenced to Prison and Ordered to Pay $137 Million

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Four Alleged Members of Universal Aryan Brotherhood Charged with Federal Crimes

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – JACE LEE McKITTRICK, 29, of Enid; ROSS TYSON PILKINGTON, 39, of Lawton; and JERRY JAMES KENDALL RITCHIE, 32, of Enid, have been charged with possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, while MICHAEL QUINTON SMITH, II, 48, of Oklahoma City, and McKittrick have been charged with possessing a firearm after a felony … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Four Alleged Members of Universal Aryan Brotherhood Charged with Federal Crimes

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, JAMES PAUL JOHNSON, Charter Aircraft Company and Its Owner Plead Guilty to Failing to Report Leases to FAA

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – JAMES PAUL JOHNSON, 66, of Oklahoma City, and Interstate Helicopters, Inc., pleaded guilty today to failing intentionally to report to the Federal Aviation Administration five leases of fixed-wing aircraft from 2014 to 2016, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. According to a misdemeanor information filed on November 2, … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, JAMES PAUL JOHNSON, Charter Aircraft Company and Its Owner Plead Guilty to Failing to Report Leases to FAA

OKLAHOMA CITY  | Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win

OKLAHOMA CITY  — Paul George scored 20 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 98-80 on Thursday night without point guard Russell Westbrook for their seventh straight victory. Westbrook missed his second consecutive game with a sprained left ankle. George also had 11 rebounds, six assists and six steals. The Thunder were … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY  | Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win

OKLAHOMA CITY | Man accused of making explosives threat in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY — A man who was spotted taking unusual photos of a memorial to Oklahoma City bombing victims and who warned his sister in Iran that hundreds more people would die has been arrested on a complaint of threatening to kill with explosives. Amiremad Nayebyazdi, 32, was being held Tuesday in Oklahoma County jail … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Man accused of making explosives threat in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Steroid Distribution Results in Four Convictions

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – Four defendants have entered guilty pleas to charges stemming from a steroid-distribution ring, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Between October 3 and November 2, CHRISTOPHER THOMAS CAPLINGER, 55, of Edmond, Oklahoma; DONALD RAY VINCENT, JR., 54, of Edmond; DEBORAH ANN CRAWFORD, 47, of Oklahoma City; and MICHAEL … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: OKLAHOMA CITY, Steroid Distribution Results in Four Convictions

OKLAHOMA CITY | Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder won their fifth straight game by beating the New Orleans Pelicans 122-116 on Monday night, but they lost star point guard Russell Westbrook with a sprained left ankle. After coming down hard on the side of his foot, Westbrook pounded the ground in frustration before limping off the … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle

OKLAHOMA CITY | AP FACT CHECK: Ads attack Stitt’s mortgage business record

OKLAHOMA CITY — Republican nominee for Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt has been criticized by his Democrat opponent for his record as the head of a mortgage company. Stitt, running as a businessman and outsider, is locked in a tight race against Democratic Drew Edmonson, a former attorney general who served 16 years before making an … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | AP FACT CHECK: Ads attack Stitt’s mortgage business record

LOS ANGELES | In 2-0 hole, Dodgers turn to rookie Buehler to rescue them

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers have seen the future and it’s ace-in-the-making Walker Buehler. Except they need him to deliver now. Buehler will try to yank Los Angeles out of a 2-0 deficit against the Boston Red Sox when the World Series shifts to Dodger Stadium for Game 3 on Friday. Clearly, the Dodgers trust … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | In 2-0 hole, Dodgers turn to rookie Buehler to rescue them

OKLAHOMA News: Oklahoma City Man, CALVIN WAYNE CADE Receives 18 Months in Prison for Use of Credit Profile Numbers

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – CALVIN WAYNE CADE, JR., 28, of Oklahoma City, has been sentenced to eighteen months in prison for using credit profile numbers, or CPNs, to falsely report his Social Security Number in credit applications, announced Robert J. Troester of the U.S. Attorney’s Office. According to charges filed in November 2017, Cade used … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: Oklahoma City Man, CALVIN WAYNE CADE Receives 18 Months in Prison for Use of Credit Profile Numbers

Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Area

Featuring the op 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Area Oklahoma City, OK – The Oklahoma City, Oklahoma area is the capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma.  It’s known for its cowboy culture and capitol complex, surrounded by working oil wells. STL.News offers the Top 10 Real Estate Teams/ Agents in … Continue reading Top 10 Real Estate Agents with Most Recent Sales in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Area

ATLANTA | Inspire Brands buys Sonic burger chain for $2.3 billion

ATLANTA — Arby’s owner Inspire Brands is buying the Sonic drive-in hamburger chain. Inspire is paying $43.50 per share cash, or $2.3 billion, for Sonic, which has 3,600 restaurants in the U.S. Inspire expects the deal to close by the end of this year. Sonic will operate as a separate business unit within Inspire and … Continue reading ATLANTA | Inspire Brands buys Sonic burger chain for $2.3 billion

HOUSTON | Rockets hope ‘Melo can help them to 1st title since 1995

HOUSTON — Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta didn’t waste any time telling Carmelo Anthony why he wanted him on his team. “I’ll tell you exactly what I told him,” Fertitta said Monday. “‘We couldn’t win a championship without you last year. And if we win a championship with you this year you’re going to be … Continue reading HOUSTON | Rockets hope ‘Melo can help them to 1st title since 1995

HYDRO, Okla. | Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from space

HYDRO, Okla.  — It’s apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space — and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth. The image of Oklahoma-born Thomas P. Stafford is cut into a 10-acre field at P Bar Farms in Hydro, … Continue reading HYDRO, Okla. | Oklahoma astronaut corn maze photographed from space

OKLAHOMA CITY | Oklahoma college football player’s foot severed by train

OKLAHOMA CITY — Officials say a University of Central Oklahoma football player lost his foot when he was run over by a train over the weekend. Oklahoma City police say 20-year-old Derek Loccident tried to crawl under a stopped train early Sunday when the train started moving. Police say the train severed Loccident’s foot, but … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Oklahoma college football player’s foot severed by train

OKLAHOMA CITY | Tulsa restaurateur wins GOP nod in Oklahoma House race

OKLAHOMA CITY  — A Tulsa fast-food restaurateur won the Republican nomination in Tuesday’s race for the open U.S. House seat in Tulsa. Kevin Hern defeated longtime Tulsa prosecutor Tim Harris in the GOP primary runoff to advance to the November ballot in the race for the state’s only open congressional seat. Hern will face Democratic … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Tulsa restaurateur wins GOP nod in Oklahoma House race

Champion Hotels Taps dormakaba for First IHG avid™ hotel, First Tru by Hilton

AUGUST 28, 2018 (STL.News) Champion Hotels opened the world’s first IHG avid hotel in Oklahoma City this month. It also opened the first Tru by Hilton in mid-2017. Champion installed dormakaba’s Saflok Quantum™ mobile ready RFID electronic door locks at both properties. Champion Hotels is the largest privately held hotel operator in the US with … Continue reading Champion Hotels Taps dormakaba for First IHG avid™ hotel, First Tru by Hilton

OKLAHOMA CITY | Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

OKLAHOMA CITY — Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot accused of threatening on Facebook to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at her Oklahoma school. Frontier spokesman Jonathan Freed said in a statement Monday that the pilot was suspended Aug. 13 pending an investigation into the alleged threats against … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

OKLAHOMA CITY | Fears in Oklahoma over ruling in tribal sovereignty case

OKLAHOMA CITY — Legal experts say a federal appeals court ruling that overturned a condemned Native American man’s murder conviction in Oklahoma on jurisdictional grounds could radically change how tribal members are prosecuted in a massive area that was assigned to tribes before Oklahoma became a state, including most of Tulsa. State and federal officials … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Fears in Oklahoma over ruling in tribal sovereignty case