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Lawsuit: Ex-major told to 'take the hit' for deposed sheriff

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma sheriff forced a former high-ranking sheriff's official to "take the hit" and resign following the shooting of an unarmed black man by a white reserve deputy whose qual...

3rd mistrial in case of ex-cop accused of killing black man

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — For the third time in less than a year a jury deadlocked on Friday and forced a mistrial in the murder case of a white former Oklahoma police officer accused of killing his daughte...

Off-duty cop who killed daughter's boyfriend faces 3rd trial

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A former Oklahoma police officer who said he was trying to protect his daughter when he fatally shot her black boyfriend in 2014 is on trial for the third time in seven months, aft...

Oklahoma law enforcement officers kill man, sparking protest

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Three Oklahoma law enforcement officers fatally shot a black man while trying to pick him up for a mental health issue on Friday, triggering a protest on a city street that prompte...

Tulsa police officer acquitted in death to return to duty

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A white Oklahoma police officer acquitted in the killing of an unarmed black man will be allowed to return to work, Tulsa police Chief Chuck Jordan said Friday. J...

Jury acquits Tulsa officer in shooting of unarmed black man

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a white Oklahoma police officer who says she fired out of fear last year when she killed an unarmed black man with his hands held above his head. ...

Estate of man killed by off-duty Oklahoma trooper gets $2M

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma judge has awarded $2 million to the family of a man who was fatally shot at a Tulsa motel by an off-duty state trooper, court records show. The settle...

Jurors will be asked if Tulsa cop went too far with shooting

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jurors hearing the manslaughter case against a white Oklahoma police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man last year will be asked to decide whether she used app...

Oklahoma author awarded ownership of microfilm lunar Bibles

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A Texas state agency has withdrawn its ownership claim to 10 microfilm Bibles that Apollo astronauts took into space, leading an Oklahoma judge to award them to an author who says ...

Oklahoman author, Texas dispute ownership of 'lunar Bibles'

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Ten microfilm Bibles once launched hundreds of thousands of miles into space sit landlocked today inside an Oklahoma courthouse while a legal battle rages in two states over who is...

Man charged with murder in fatal shooting of Oklahoma deputy

A man suspected of fatally shooting an Oklahoma deputy was charged Thursday with murder, and the district attorney later vowed she'll seek the death penalty against him because of the "particularly he...

Oklahoma cop: Race didn't factor into shooting of black man

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A white Oklahoma police officer charged with manslaughter for fatally shooting an unarmed black man last year says the man's race had nothing to do with her decision to fire her gu...

Bob Dylan archives open in Oklahoma; public center planned

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Part of music icon Bob Dylan's once-secret 6,000-piece archive, including thousands of hours of studio sessions, film reels and caches of unpublished lyrics, has opened in Oklahoma...

Tulsa's former Black Wall Street tries to remake itself

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A once-prosperous section of Tulsa that became the site of one of the worst race riots in American history is attempting to remake itself again after decades of neglect. ...

Oklahoma Sheriff seeking body cameras after 2015 fatal shoot

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma sheriff's agency where an ex-reserve deputy fatally shot an unarmed black man in 2015 is applying for a federal grant to outfit 50 of its deputies with body-worn camera...