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Kings top Thunder 131-120, ruin Westbrook's season debut

Oct. 21, 2018 11:07 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook was in no mood to talk after his season debut. Iman Shumpert scored 26 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 131-120 on Sunday night to spoil Westbrook's return. Westbrook missed the preseason and the first two regular-season games after...

Russell Westbrook set for season debut

Oct. 21, 2018 5:32 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook will make his season debut Sunday against the Sacramento Kings. The Oklahoma City Thunder star missed the preseason after having a procedure to deal with inflammation in his right knee. He missed the regular-season opener Tuesday night at Golden State and the next...

Investigators: 19-year-old fatally shot at party in Langston

Oct. 21, 2018 2:50 PM EDT

LANGSTON, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say one person has died after being shot during a party at a community center in Langston. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said Sunday that 19-year-old Brandon DuPree died while being airlifted to an Oklahoma City hospital after being shot in the chest....

Not all Oklahoma brewpubs offering high-point beer

Oct. 21, 2018 1:06 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — One of the city's brewpub restaurants has started brewing higher-point beer, while the other operator is waiting to make the switch. Under the old alcohol laws, restaurants that served craft beer, better known as brewpubs, were not allowed to brew beer above 3.2 percent alcohol by...

No. 9 Oklahoma rebounds from only loss with 52-27 win at TCU

Oct. 20, 2018 6:07 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyler Murray and the Oklahoma offense piled up yards and scored points like they have been all season. Kenneth Murray and the Sooners defense did their part as well as ninth-ranked Oklahoma bounced back from its only loss, winning 52-27 at TCU on Saturday in the first game since...

Magnitude 4.0 earthquake shakes Texas, Oklahoma panhandles

Oct. 20, 2018 12:28 PM EDT

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) — An earthquake has shaken parts of the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles. The U.S. Geological Survey says the 4.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 8:04 a.m. Saturday about 9 miles (15 kilometers) north-northeast of Amarillo. The temblor was recorded at a depth of 3 miles (5...

More Oklahoma parents seeking child immunization exemptions

Oct. 20, 2018 10:54 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Department of Health says an increasing number of parents in the state are seeking exemptions from immunizations for their school-age children. A survey of kindergarten students last year found that the exemption rate increased by three-tenths of 1 percent from the...

Human remains discovered near northeastern Oklahoma trail

Oct. 20, 2018 10:51 AM EDT

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Bartlesville say human remains have been discovered near a popular northeastern Oklahoma recreation area. Investigators say a man stumbled across bones with clothing on them Thursday afternoon. The remains were located on property near the Caney River near a jogging...

Clippers beat Thunder 108-92 for 1st win of season

Oct. 20, 2018 2:32 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — These new-look Clippers like each other. With stars Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan cleared out, Los Angeles is looking to compete with a mix of veterans and youngsters who came together to earn their first win of the season. Danilo Gallinari and Tobias Harris scored 26...

Man arrested in threats to The Oklahoman newspaper

Oct. 19, 2018 7:14 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of making threats against the largest daily newspaper in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoman reports that 41-year-old Robert Cameron Brewer was arrested Wednesday on a complaint of threatening to kill by use of explosive. The threats came Monday in a...