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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...

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...

Oklahoma dentist sentenced to life in prison in boy's death

Oct. 19, 2018 4:40 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Tulsa dentist convicted in the death of the 19-month-old son of a woman with whom he had a relationship has been sentenced to life in prison. The sentence was handed down Friday to 37-year-old Bert Franklin. An Oklahoma County jury found Franklin guilty last month of first-degree...

Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in festive opener

Oct. 17, 2018 2:25 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry is coming off an injury-plagued season and a summer he thought might be among his best yet. On a festive night of celebration as another championship banner went up, Curry brought his usual flair and dazzle. Kevin Durant did all of the little things, too. Curry had 32...

Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

Oct. 16, 2018 7:59 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The DNA test that Sen. Elizabeth Warren used to try to rebut the ridicule of President Donald Trump angered some Native Americans, who complained that the genetic analysis cheapens the identities of tribal members with deeper ties to the Indian past. Warren was born in Oklahoma, which...

Business brisk at Oklahoma medical marijuana business

Oct. 15, 2018 10:03 AM EDT

FAIRFAX, Okla. (AP) — The operator of one of Oklahoma's first medicinal marijuana businesses says he's selling all of the seedlings he can produce. Scott Huffman owns Wild Herb LLC in Fairfax, about 89 miles (143 kilometers) northeast of Oklahoma City. Huffman says the business produces about 40 cannabis...

Growing Oklahoma City charter school considers new building

Oct. 15, 2018 1:05 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Adamari Hernandez felt a sense of calmness as she walked down the stairs of her new school, taking in the view of colorful flowers and rich-green vegetation that surrounded her. Hernandez is one of the first students to attend the new middle school at John Rex, a downtown charter...

Body of missing Oklahoma man found in Arkansas River

Oct. 13, 2018 3:36 PM EDT

BRAGGS, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the body of a missing Oklahoma man has been found in the Arkansas River. Troopers say the body of 29-year-old Luke T. Dennis of Muskogee was discovered about 10 a.m. Saturday southwest of Braggs, about 131 miles (211 kilometers) east of Oklahoma City....

Business brisk at Oklahoma medical marijuana business

Oct. 13, 2018 2:09 PM EDT

FAIRFAX, Okla. (AP) — The operator of one of Oklahoma's first medical marijuana businesses says he's selling all of the seedlings he can produce. Scott Huffman owns Wild Herb LLC in Fairfax, about 89 miles (143 kilometers) northeast of Oklahoma City. Huffman says the business produces about 40 marijuana...