Archive: 7/29/16: Friday
Verdigris Families Are On Edge After Thief Breaks Into Nine Cars
Nine families are victims after a thief carried out an early-morning car break-in spree. Security cameras caught the whole thing. Police say car break-ins are often crimes of opportunity. Thieves walk the streets looking for unlocked cars, then steal whatever they find inside. It was hours before the sun comes up in Verdigris, and this man was lurking around Lisa Fisher's house trying to keep his face covered. “It just gives me shivers,” she said. “I was nauseate...
Fallin's Plan To Use Surplus Money For Teacher Raises Could Be Unconstitutional
Gov. Mary Fallin’s suggestion to hold a special legislative session to allocate a $141-million surplus for teacher raises is facing a lot of criticism. The money was left over after mid-year cuts to state agencies; cuts that were deeper than necessary.
Osage SkyNews 6 HD Spots Shelf Cloud As It Passed Over Tulsa
A thunderstorm gust front moved into Tulsa Friday morning. Osage SkyNews 6 HD was flying over Tulsa when a shelf cloud, associated with the gust front passed overhead. The shelf cloud was attached to thunderstorms which had developed earlier northwest of Tulsa.
ACLU: Army Investigating Chelsea Manning After Suicide Attempt
The American Civil Liberties Union says a former Oklahoman and transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for sending classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks now faces possible punishment for offenses stemming from a suicide attempt.
Hillary Clinton Accepts Democratic Presidential Nomination
With her speech formally accepting the Democratic nomination Thursday night, Hillary Clinton capped off a week of oratory defending the strength of the American spirit and outlining the general election argument against Republican nominee Donald Trump.