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Cop uses stun gun on Oklahoma woman who fled traffic stop

Aug. 1, 2019 6:31 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Body camera video shows a police officer using a stun gun on a 65-year-old Oklahoma woman after she allegedly kicked the officer who had tried to give her a ticket for a broken taillight. The video shows her refusing to sign the $80 ticket. It also shows her refusing to exit her pickup...

Protest decries plan to detain migrant kids at Oklahoma base

Jul. 20, 2019 4:02 PM EDT

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — More than 100 demonstrators protested Saturday in withering heat outside an Oklahoma Army base against the Trump administration's plans to detain migrant children there. Japanese Americans and Native Americans are among those who took part in Saturday's march to Fort Sill and rally in...

Rattlesnake, uranium, whiskey found during traffic stop

Jul. 11, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — Police in Oklahoma say they found a rattlesnake, a canister of radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop of a vehicle that had been reported stolen. The traffic stop happened June 26 in Guthrie, about 30 miles (45 kilometers)...