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  • Wichita Falls murder suspect caught in New Orleans

    Wichita Falls murder suspect caught in New Orleans

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 4:01 PM EST2017-11-21 21:01:20 GMT
    James Sherman Green III (Source: WCSO)James Sherman Green III (Source: WCSO)

    WFPD officials said members of the U.S. Marshals Service arrested James Sherman Green, III on Tuesday. 

    WFPD officials said members of the U.S. Marshals Service arrested James Sherman Green, III on Tuesday. 

  • FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

    FCC chairman sets out to scrap open internet access rules

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:11 PM EST2017-11-21 17:11:32 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 6:14 PM EST2017-11-21 23:14:37 GMT

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally.

    Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally.

  • Trump, Putin discuss Syria, NKorea, more in hour-plus call

    Trump, Putin discuss Syria, NKorea, more in hour-plus call

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 8:11 AM EST2017-11-21 13:11:14 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 6:13 PM EST2017-11-21 23:13:53 GMT
    The White House says President Donald Trump plans to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday.
    The White House says President Donald Trump plans to speak with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday.
  • US slaps new sanctions on North Korean, Chinese companies

    US slaps new sanctions on North Korean, Chinese companies

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:41 AM EST2017-11-21 08:41:17 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 6:13 PM EST2017-11-21 23:13:17 GMT

    North Korea on Monday joined Iran, Sudan and Syria on the terror blacklist, a largely symbolic step.

    North Korea on Monday joined Iran, Sudan and Syria on the terror blacklist, a largely symbolic step.

  • Uber concealed data hack from 2016; 57 million customers affected

    Uber concealed data hack from 2016; 57 million customers affected

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 5:58 PM EST2017-11-21 22:58:57 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 6:10 PM EST2017-11-21 23:10:56 GMT

    The ride-share company says that users shouldn't be affected, but are reaching out to drivers whose license numbers were stolen.

    The ride-share company says that users shouldn't be affected, but are reaching out to drivers whose license numbers were stolen.

  • Altus home goes up in flames days before Thanksgiving

    Altus home goes up in flames days before Thanksgiving

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 5:09 PM EST2017-11-21 22:09:54 GMT

    There was a house fire in the 700 block of West Pecan shortly after noon today in Altus. Altus Fire and Police Departments responded to the scene. When they arrived, the house was almost completely engulfed. According to the resident of the property, he left the home only for a short time to get items for Thanksgiving. He has no idea what may have caused the fire. There was no one injured as a result of this fire. The cause remains under investigation. 

    There was a house fire in the 700 block of West Pecan shortly after noon today in Altus. Altus Fire and Police Departments responded to the scene. When they arrived, the house was almost completely engulfed. According to the resident of the property, he left the home only for a short time to get items for Thanksgiving. He has no idea what may have caused the fire. There was no one injured as a result of this fire. The cause remains under investigation. 

  • Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

    Judge permanently blocks Trump sanctuary cities order

    Monday, November 20 2017 9:50 PM EST2017-11-21 02:50:59 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 4:50 PM EST2017-11-21 21:50:45 GMT

    The judge said Trump cannot set new conditions on spending approved by Congress.

    The judge said Trump cannot set new conditions on spending approved by Congress.

  • Free Turkey Giveaway in Lawton

    Free Turkey Giveaway in Lawton

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 4:30 PM EST2017-11-21 21:30:24 GMT

    Around 200 turkeys were given away in Lawton today by citizens who simply wanted to help those in need. Several businesses and organizations in town were set up on Cache Road for three hours today giving away the turkeys. They came up with the idea last night and wanted to help out as many people as they could and I'd say they succeeded. 

    Around 200 turkeys were given away in Lawton today by citizens who simply wanted to help those in need. Several businesses and organizations in town were set up on Cache Road for three hours today giving away the turkeys. They came up with the idea last night and wanted to help out as many people as they could and I'd say they succeeded. 

  • What is 'net neutrality' and why are you hearing about it?

    What is 'net neutrality' and why are you hearing about it?

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 1:36 PM EST2017-11-21 18:36:45 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:43 PM EST2017-11-21 20:43:54 GMT

    The FCC will vote on the repeal of net neutrality on Dec. 14, 2017.

    The FCC will vote on the repeal of net neutrality on Dec. 14, 2017.

  • ADVISORY:: Altus AFB to conduct active shooter exercise

    ADVISORY:: Altus AFB to conduct active shooter exercise

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:28 PM EST2017-11-21 20:28:05 GMT

    There will be an Active Shooter training/exercise at Rivers Elementary School on November 22nd. Do not be alarmed by simulated gunshot sounds between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. All base gates will remain open during this period.   Please direct any questions to 97th AMW Public Affairs at (580) 481-7700. 

    There will be an Active Shooter training/exercise at Rivers Elementary School on November 22nd. Do not be alarmed by simulated gunshot sounds between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. All base gates will remain open during this period.   Please direct any questions to 97th AMW Public Affairs at (580) 481-7700. 

  • Classic Lawton Chevy’s Golf Tournaments raised $35K for local charities

    Classic Lawton Chevy’s Golf Tournaments raised $35K for local charities

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:23 PM EST2017-11-21 20:23:18 GMT

    Five local charities have a few thousand dollars extra to help the community thanks to Classic Lawton Chevy's annual golf tournament. You may remember 7NEWS's Matt DiPirro and Makenzie Burk taking part in the tournament last month. Today, we learned it brought in $35,000! The money was split five ways between the Comanche County Memorial Hospital, the Lawton Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, CASA, and the Fort Sill Holiday Food Voucher Program. 

    Five local charities have a few thousand dollars extra to help the community thanks to Classic Lawton Chevy's annual golf tournament. You may remember 7NEWS's Matt DiPirro and Makenzie Burk taking part in the tournament last month. Today, we learned it brought in $35,000! The money was split five ways between the Comanche County Memorial Hospital, the Lawton Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, CASA, and the Fort Sill Holiday Food Voucher Program. 

  • Study: More Oklahoma grandparents raising children

    Study: More Oklahoma grandparents raising children

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 2:58 PM EST2017-11-21 19:58:54 GMT

    Beverly Dow remembers the call from child welfare. “Did my son-in-law kill my daughter?” she asked, bracing herself. No, was the response. But her five grandchildren were being starved to death. Dow picked them up and brought them to her home, where they have been ever since that cold day in February 2012. As fast as she could get food onto their plates, it was gone.

    Beverly Dow remembers the call from child welfare. “Did my son-in-law kill my daughter?” she asked, bracing herself. No, was the response. But her five grandchildren were being starved to death. Dow picked them up and brought them to her home, where they have been ever since that cold day in February 2012. As fast as she could get food onto their plates, it was gone.

  • Senior Center for Creative Living thanks Cameron University for their support

    Senior Center for Creative Living thanks Cameron University for their support

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 2:46 PM EST2017-11-21 19:46:21 GMT

    A local senior center is giving a big 'thank you' to Cameron University - for its support and financial help in recent years. The Senior Center for Creative Living says Cameron has played a pivotal role for their center. It says they've given money and supplies, served meals, and provided the center with interns. The center's current intern is actually responsible for their website. He, along with several Cameron staff members, were recognized this afternoon.

    A local senior center is giving a big 'thank you' to Cameron University - for its support and financial help in recent years. The Senior Center for Creative Living says Cameron has played a pivotal role for their center. It says they've given money and supplies, served meals, and provided the center with interns. The center's current intern is actually responsible for their website. He, along with several Cameron staff members, were recognized this afternoon.

  • Free turkey giveaway in Lawton

    Free turkey giveaway in Lawton

    Multiple groups in Lawton came together on Tuesday to give away free turkeys to residents of the city.

    Multiple groups in Lawton came together on Tuesday to give away free turkeys to residents of the city.

  • Victims remains unidentified in Duncan weekend shooting

    Victims remains unidentified in Duncan weekend shooting

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 1:35 PM EST2017-11-21 18:35:50 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    We have new details on a shooting out of Duncan.

    We have new details on a shooting out of Duncan.

  • DHS announces no program cuts December 1

    DHS announces no program cuts December 1

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:48 PM EST2017-11-21 17:48:01 GMT

    The Oklahoma Department of Human Services will not have to reduce or eliminate service programs for seniors and people with disabilities as previously planned.   Governor Mary Fallin approved $26.9 million in short-term funding for the agency. 

    The Oklahoma Department of Human Services will not have to reduce or eliminate service programs for seniors and people with disabilities as previously planned.   Governor Mary Fallin approved $26.9 million in short-term funding for the agency. 

  • Prosecutor requests full mental exam in Oklahoma murder case

    Prosecutor requests full mental exam in Oklahoma murder case

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:42 PM EST2017-11-21 17:42:06 GMT
    Michael BeverMichael Bever

    An Oklahoma district attorney has requested that a 19-year-old charged in the stabbing deaths of his parents and three siblings be compelled to fully participate in a mental health exam. The Tulsa World reports that District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler requested the exam Monday for Michael Bever. The Tulsa County judge delayed ruling on the request until hearing further arguments next month. 

    An Oklahoma district attorney has requested that a 19-year-old charged in the stabbing deaths of his parents and three siblings be compelled to fully participate in a mental health exam. The Tulsa World reports that District Attorney Steve Kunzweiler requested the exam Monday for Michael Bever. The Tulsa County judge delayed ruling on the request until hearing further arguments next month. 

  • Report: Rep. Conyers settled complaint over sexual conduct

    Report: Rep. Conyers settled complaint over sexual conduct

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 3:21 AM EST2017-11-21 08:21:04 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:22 PM EST2017-11-21 17:22:04 GMT

    A news website is reporting that Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances.

    A news website is reporting that Michigan Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint in 2015 from a woman who alleged she was fired from his Washington staff because she rejected his sexual advances.

  • Concern grows at the capitol over lack of plan following budget veto

    Concern grows at the capitol over lack of plan following budget veto

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:00 PM EST2017-11-21 17:00:15 GMT

    After Governor Mary Fallin vetoed most of a budget plan to fill Oklahoma's $215-million budget shortfall, lawmakers are unsure what their next move will be. This comes after a nearly two-month special session. The budget will provide funding for three health agencies, but leaves a $110-million shortfall. Now questions remain about whether the move was constitutional, and lawmakers say they haven't heard anything about a new special session. 

    After Governor Mary Fallin vetoed most of a budget plan to fill Oklahoma's $215-million budget shortfall, lawmakers are unsure what their next move will be. This comes after a nearly two-month special session. The budget will provide funding for three health agencies, but leaves a $110-million shortfall. Now questions remain about whether the move was constitutional, and lawmakers say they haven't heard anything about a new special session. 

  • OKC grandmother arrested after child swallows PCP

    OKC grandmother arrested after child swallows PCP

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:59 AM EST2017-11-21 16:59:05 GMT

    An Oklahoma City woman is behind bars this morning after being accused of allowing her grandson to swallow some PCP. They say the child grabbed a vial of PCP that was in the home and swallowed it. It's unclear how much the boy ate, but it was enough to send him into unconsciousness and make him unresponsive. Another relative who was in the apartment at the time immediately called for help, which neighbors credit for saving the child's life.

    An Oklahoma City woman is behind bars this morning after being accused of allowing her grandson to swallow some PCP. They say the child grabbed a vial of PCP that was in the home and swallowed it. It's unclear how much the boy ate, but it was enough to send him into unconsciousness and make him unresponsive. Another relative who was in the apartment at the time immediately called for help, which neighbors credit for saving the child's life.

  • INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY: OKC student attacks teacher at school

    INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY: OKC student attacks teacher at school

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:57 AM EST2017-11-21 16:57:56 GMT

    An investigation is underway after police say a 12-year-old student attacked a teacher at a school in Oklahoma City. According to authorities, the 12-year-old suffers from a behavioral disorder and had refused to wear his school uniform. According to court documents, he punched his teacher in the side of the face before punching and kicking out glass windows and ripping out a water fountain. 

    An investigation is underway after police say a 12-year-old student attacked a teacher at a school in Oklahoma City. According to authorities, the 12-year-old suffers from a behavioral disorder and had refused to wear his school uniform. According to court documents, he punched his teacher in the side of the face before punching and kicking out glass windows and ripping out a water fountain. 

  • OK Dept of VA executive director announces retirement

    OK Dept of VA executive director announces retirement

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:40 AM EST2017-11-21 16:40:16 GMT

    The executive director of Oklahoma's Department of Veterans' Affairs has announced his retirement. Retired Major General Myles Deering was named the executive director of the department in 2015. Before that, he served as Oklahoma's adjutant general and worked on the cabinets of both Mary Fallin and Brad Henry. 

    The executive director of Oklahoma's Department of Veterans' Affairs has announced his retirement. Retired Major General Myles Deering was named the executive director of the department in 2015. Before that, he served as Oklahoma's adjutant general and worked on the cabinets of both Mary Fallin and Brad Henry. 

  • Transgender woman awarded $1M in discrimination lawsuit

    Transgender woman awarded $1M in discrimination lawsuit

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:20 AM EST2017-11-21 16:20:12 GMT
    Source RNNSource RNN

    A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University discriminated against her and wrongfully denied her tenure. The Oklahoman newspaper reports jurors sided with former English professor Rachel Tudor on Monday. 

    A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University discriminated against her and wrongfully denied her tenure. The Oklahoman newspaper reports jurors sided with former English professor Rachel Tudor on Monday. 

  • Speaker wants special panel to investigate health department

    Speaker wants special panel to investigate health department

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 11:18 AM EST2017-11-21 16:18:08 GMT
    (Source Oklahoma State Department of Health)(Source Oklahoma State Department of Health)

    House Speaker Charles McCall says he is forming a special investigative committee to look into financial mismanagement at the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

    House Speaker Charles McCall says he is forming a special investigative committee to look into financial mismanagement at the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

  • Police: Woman confessed to putting babies in concrete in 90s

    Police: Woman confessed to putting babies in concrete in 90s

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 1:51 AM EST2017-11-21 06:51:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 5:07 AM EST2017-11-21 10:07:25 GMT

    The woman was quoted by police as saying she put the bodies into concrete from 1992 through 1997 because she had been too poor to raise them, but she had been filled with guilt over the years.

    The woman was quoted by police as saying she put the bodies into concrete from 1992 through 1997 because she had been too poor to raise them, but she had been filled with guilt over the years.

  • UPDATE: Officials release name of helicopter pilot

    UPDATE: Officials release name of helicopter pilot

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 1:10 AM EST2017-11-21 06:10:54 GMT
    DPS, Wichita County Sheriff's Office and Electra Police are on the scene of a helicopter crash in Electra. (Source: KAUZ)DPS, Wichita County Sheriff's Office and Electra Police are on the scene of a helicopter crash in Electra. (Source: KAUZ)

    Newschannel 6 has confirmed a helicopter has crashed in Electra. 

    Newschannel 6 has confirmed a helicopter has crashed in Electra. 

  • Train derails in Jefferson County

    Train derails in Jefferson County

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:47 PM EST2017-11-21 03:47:08 GMT

    A train derailed around 8 p.m. on Monday night just south of Ryan in Jefferson County.  

    A train derailed around 8 p.m. on Monday night just south of Ryan in Jefferson County.  

  • Students deliver Thanksgiving baskets

    Students deliver Thanksgiving baskets

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:46 PM EST2017-11-21 03:46:10 GMT
    (Source: KSWO)(Source: KSWO)

    More than 140 Thanksgiving baskets were delivered to families in need on Monday to ensure they could have a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.

    More than 140 Thanksgiving baskets were delivered to families in need on Monday to ensure they could have a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.

  • Lawton man facing child abuse charges

    Lawton man facing child abuse charges

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:38 PM EST2017-11-21 03:38:18 GMT
    Source CCDCSource CCDC

    A Lawton man is in jail, charged with felony child abuse.

    A Lawton man is in jail, charged with felony child abuse.

  • Tank car found under Lawton Public Safety Complex site

    Tank car found under Lawton Public Safety Complex site

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:30 PM EST2017-11-21 03:30:53 GMT
    (Source Caleb Davis/Think Lawton)(Source Caleb Davis/Think Lawton)

    An old tank car, much like one you'd see being pulled on railroad tracks, was found buried at the site where the City of Lawton is building the new public safety complex.

    An old tank car, much like one you'd see being pulled on railroad tracks, was found buried at the site where the City of Lawton is building the new public safety complex.

  • Democratic Lt. Governor candidate speaks in Lawton

    Democratic Lt. Governor candidate speaks in Lawton

    Monday, November 20 2017 10:08 PM EST2017-11-21 03:08:03 GMT
    Source: KSWOSource: KSWO

     The Democratic candidate for the lieutenant governor's seat was in Lawton Monday night, laying out her plan for the office. 

     The Democratic candidate for the lieutenant governor's seat was in Lawton Monday night, laying out her plan for the office. 

  • Governor's office: Another budget special session is ahead

    Governor's office: Another budget special session is ahead

    Monday, November 20 2017 6:27 PM EST2017-11-20 23:27:58 GMT
    Governor Mary Fallin (Source State of Oklahoma)Governor Mary Fallin (Source State of Oklahoma)

    Gov. Mary Fallin will ask the Oklahoma Legislature to return to the state Capitol for a special session to address the state's ongoing budget shortfalls that have jeopardized funding for state services.

    Gov. Mary Fallin will ask the Oklahoma Legislature to return to the state Capitol for a special session to address the state's ongoing budget shortfalls that have jeopardized funding for state services.

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    Baron Cohen to pay fine for Czechs sporting Borat mankinis

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:01 AM EST2017-11-21 15:01:16 GMT
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    Sacha Baron Cohen has offered to pay the fines for six Czech tourists who were reportedly detained by authorities in Kazakhstan's capital Astana for dressing up in skimpy swimsuits made famous by his "Borat.".
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  • Police warn people not to eat spoiled, trash-picked turkeys

    Police warn people not to eat spoiled, trash-picked turkeys

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 9:21 AM EST2017-11-21 14:21:25 GMT
    Tuesday, November 21 2017 2:49 PM EST2017-11-21 19:49:24 GMT
    A Maine police department is warning residents to steer clear of turkeys that were picked from supermarket's trash bin.
    A Maine police department is warning residents to steer clear of turkeys that were picked from supermarket's trash bin.
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    Crash report turns out to be scene for Billy Crystal film

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 7:41 AM EST2017-11-21 12:41:12 GMT
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    A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island turned out to be a scene for a film starring Billy Crystal.
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