Archive: 12/14/17: Thursday
USPS Sees Increase In Holiday Shipping Volume
The United State Postal Service (USPS) is seeing a 10 percent increase in volume this holiday season compared to the same period last year. To keep up with the influx, more carriers are clocking in and more are working longer hours, according to the USPS.
State Auditor Testifies About Health Department Misspending
A state House of Representatives investigation is revealing more details about the Department of Health "misspending” at least $30 million. One week after the agency announced it is laying off 200 employees, we are getting some answers and it appears someone is lying.
Christmas Concert Benefiting ALS Patient Services
ALS Patient Services is holding a special Christmas concert on December 18th at 7 p.m. at the Broken Arrow Performing Arts Center featuring the music of Grady Nichols. On 6 In The Morning, Larry Seacat talked about services offered by ALS Patient Services.
Disney Buying 21st Century Fox In $52.4B Deal
Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in a deal valued $52.4 billion, including film and television studios, cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business.
McDonalds Testing New Burger At Owasso Restaurant
Owasso has an opportunity to try out a new McDonalds hamburger. That's according to Owassoisms. The McDonalds located on Highway 169 at North 135th East Avenue, between Owasso and Collinsville, is one of only seven stores across the country testing the new burger.
House And Senate GOP Leaders Reach Tax Package Deal
House and Senate GOP leaders forged an agreement Wednesday on a sweeping overhaul of the nation's tax laws, paving the way for final votes next week to slash taxes for businesses, give many Americans modest cuts and deliver the first major legislative accomplishment to President Trump.