Lawyer: Man charged in parents' slayings pleads not guilty

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — A 19-year-old Oklahoma man described by his attorney as mentally incompetent has pleaded not guilty to killing his parents at their suburban Oklahoma City home. ...

Oklahoma agriculture board approves poultry farm proposals

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Board of Agriculture on Tuesday approved proposals for new or expanding poultry operations requiring them to be a certain distance away from homes and schools, but so...

Dead Oklahoma mayor to remain on ballot for general election

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — A dead candidate for mayor of an Oklahoma City suburb has advanced to the general election after coming in second in a three-way primary. Then-Edmond Mayor Charl...

Two students leave Oklahoma University over blackface video

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The University of Oklahoma says two students have voluntarily withdrawn from the school after one appeared on a social media video wearing black face paint and using a racial epit...

Oklahoma police officers kill 2 men in separate shootings

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man who robbed a cellphone store at gunpoint and was later fatally shot by officers was found by use of a tracking device he had unknowingly taken from the store during the robb...

DNA fails to exclude convicted Oklahoma killer from crime

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A DNA test funded by attorneys for an Oklahoma death row inmate who was featured on the ABC-TV documentary series "The Last Defense" found his DNA matches that found on key eviden...

Oklahoma man seeks new trial in white supremacist plot

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma man sentenced to death in 1999 for killing an Arkansas family in a plot to set up a whites-only nation in the Pacific Northwest wants a new trial. Da...

Texas officer faces manslaughter charge in neighbor's death

DALLAS (AP) — A white Dallas police officer who says she mistook her black neighbor's apartment for her own when she fatally shot him has been arrested on a manslaughter charge. Offi...

Proposal would settle Chesapeake lawsuit for $6.95 million

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A proposed $6.95 million settlement would end a lawsuit alleging the co-founders Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy conspired to rig bids on leases for land to explore for oil ...

2nd human trafficking lawsuit filed against Oklahoma couple

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A second federal lawsuit accusing a pair of Oklahoma business owners of luring immigrants to the U.S. on work visas then paying substandard wages highlights what some attorneys sa...

2nd human trafficking lawsuit filed against Oklahoma couple

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A western Oklahoma couple and several of their businesses face a second lawsuit alleging human trafficking of immigrants who were in the United States on work visas. ...

11-year-old girl catches piranha relative in Oklahoma lake

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An 11-year-old Oklahoma girl has quite the fish tale after catching a native South American fish with human-like teeth. Kennedy Smith of Lindsay was fishing with...

Innocence Project: DNA frees Oklahoma man convicted of rape

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma man who spent more than 30 years in prison for rape is free after the Innocence Project presented DNA evidence it says excluded him from the crime. C...

Murder conviction in 1991 Oklahoma City slaying dismissed

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City man who was sentenced to life in prison in the 1991 slaying of homeless man has been released due to DNA recovered at the scene. A judge on Mond...

Study finds possible deep faults, possible earthquake source

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Geologists say they may have found previously unmapped faults in Oklahoma that could be contributing to a sharp increase in induced earthquakes in the state. The...