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The procession for fallen Tulsa Police Sgt. Craig Johnson has been involved in a collision in the westbound lanes of the Kilpatrick Turnpike, Thursday, July 2, 2020, in Oklahoma City. Three troopers in the Oklahoma Highway Patrol Motorcycle Division were injured Thursday. (Doug Hoke/The Oklahoman via AP)

Oklahoma trooper struck SUV's bumper during procession

Jul. 3, 2020 6:40 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An accident that injured three Oklahoma troopers on motorcycles during a procession for a fatally shot Tulsa police officer started when one of the troopers struck the rear bumper of a SUV on the shoulder of the road, authorities said. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Trooper Rocky...

The Latest: South Korea has 63 newly confirmed virus cases

Jul. 2, 2020 10:56 PM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea has reported 63 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 as health authorities scramble to mobilize public health tools to the southwestern city of Gwangju, where more than 50 people were found sickened over the past week. The figures announced by the Korea Centers for Disease Control...

The procession for fallen Tulsa Police Sgt. Craig Johnson has been involved in a collision in the westbound lanes of the Kilpatrick Turnpike, Thursday, July 2, 2020, in Oklahoma City. Three troopers in the Oklahoma Highway Patrol Motorcycle Division were injured Thursday. (Doug Hoke/The Oklahoman via AP)

3 Oklahoma troopers injured in procession for slain officer

Jul. 2, 2020 7:12 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Three Oklahoma Highway Patrol officers on motorcycles were injured in an accident while participating in a procession for a Tulsa police officer who was fatally shot this week, officials said. The accident happened late Thursday morning in Oklahoma City. By Thursday afternoon, OHP said...

FILE - In this June 20, 2014, file photo, Herman Cain, CEO, The New Voice, speaks during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event in Washington. Cain is being treated for the coronavirus at an Atlanta-area hospital. That's according to a statement posted on his Twitter account Thursday, July 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File)

Herman Cain treated for COVID-19 after attending Trump rally

Jul. 2, 2020 6:09 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — 2012 GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain is being treated for the coronavirus at an Atlanta-area hospital, according to a statement posted on his Twitter account Thursday. It's not clear when or where Cain was infected, but he was hospitalized less than two weeks after attending...

FILE - In this March 17, 2020, file photo, Tulsa Health Department director Dr. Bruce Dart takes part in a news conference about local response to the coronavirus pandemic in Tulsa, Okla. The department said Tuesday, April, 7, 2020, that 67 Oklahomans have now died and 1,472 have tested positive for the virus. Dart said he is

Official: Too early to tie Trump rally to Tulsa virus cases

Jul. 2, 2020 3:02 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It's still too early to directly link a June 20 campaign rally by President Donald Trump to an increase in coronavirus cases in Tulsa County, the director of the Tulsa Health Department said Thursday. The county has reported more than 1,300 confirmed cases of the virus in the 11 days...

Dan Osborne prays at a makeshift memorial for Tulsa Police Officers Craig Johnson and Aurash Zarkeshan at Mingo Valley Division Tuesday, June 30, 2020. The officers were shot early Monday morning during a traffic stop.  (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)

Police: Oklahoma officer's health improving after shooting

Jul. 1, 2020 3:42 PM EDT

TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — A Tulsa police officer's health is improving after he was he was shot in the head during a traffic stop in which a fellow officer was killed, authorities said Wednesday. Officer Aurash Zarkeshan was critically wounded during the Monday traffic stop. The other officer, Sgt. Craig...

Anna Hok, left, and Terrie Dyer embrace and pray at a makeshift memorial for Tulsa Police Officers Craig Johnson and Aurash Zarkeshan at Mingo Valley Division in Tulsa Tuesday, June 30, 2020. The officers were shot early Monday morning during a traffic stop.  (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)

1 of 2 Oklahoma officers shot during traffic stop dies

Jun. 30, 2020 7:15 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — One of the two Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officers who were shot during a traffic stop has died, authorities said Tuesday. Police Chief Wendell Franklin said Sgt. Craig Johnson died Tuesday. He said Johnson was shot multiple times during the Monday attack, including one shot that was...

Tulsa, Oklahoma, police chief says 1 of 2 officers shot during traffic stop has died

Jun. 30, 2020 5:38 PM EDT
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa, Oklahoma, police chief says 1 of 2 officers shot during traffic stop has died.
Officers investigate the scene of a shooting where two Tulsa Police Officers were shot Monday, June 29, 2020, in in Tulsa, Okla. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)

2 Oklahoma police officers shot, suspect taken into custody

Jun. 29, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Two police officers in Tulsa, Oklahoma, were shot and critically wounded on the city's east side Monday morning and police arrested the suspected gunman following a more than seven-hour search, authorities said. David Anthony Ware, 32, was arrested about 10:45 a.m., said Capt. Richard...

FILE - In this March 24, 2016 file photo, members of The Rolling Stones, from left, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts, Keith Richards and Ron Wood pose for photos from their plane at Jose Marti international airport in Havana, Cuba.  The Rolling Stones are threatening U.S. President Donald Trump with legal action for using their songs at his reelection campaign rallies despite cease-and-desist directives, according to a statement issued by the band  Sunday June 28, 2020.  (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa File)

Rolling Stones threaten to sue Trump over using their songs

Jun. 28, 2020 11:50 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Rolling Stones are threatening President Donald Trump with legal action for using their songs at his rallies despite cease-and-desist directives. The Stones said in a statement Sunday that their legal team is working with music rights organization BMI to stop use of their material in...