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Airmen killed in Oklahoma Air Force base crash identified

Nov. 22, 2019 4:57 PM EST

ENID, Okla. (AP) — Two U.S. Air Force airmen killed in a training jet crash at Vance Air Force Base in northwestern Oklahoma have been identified as an instructor and a student pilot. The base said Friday that 47-year-old instructor pilot Lt. Col. John “Matt” Kincade and 23-year-old student...

Oklahoma jury convicts man for Indian Country slaying

Nov. 22, 2019 4:06 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal jury in Oklahoma has convicted a Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes man of felony murder and other charges for the 2017 killing of a woman on Indian Country land in western Oklahoma. Federal prosecutors in Oklahoma City say a jury late Thursday found 55-year-old Tommy Dean...

Oklahoma police lieutenant indicted on murder charge

Nov. 22, 2019 3:08 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma grand jury has indicted a police lieutenant on a second-degree murder charge, alleging he wasn’t justified in firing about 60 shots at a road-rage suspect. The grand jury found 40-year-old John Mitchell engaged in “imminently dangerous conduct” when he...

2 earthquakes, including magnitude 3.6, strike Oklahoma

Nov. 22, 2019 2:24 PM EST

FAIRMONT, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey reports two earthquakes, including one of magnitude 3.6, were recorded in northern Oklahoma and felt across southern Kansas and as far away as north Texas. The larger quake at 11:44 p.m. Thursday was followed by a magnitude 2.5 quake about 30 minutes later....

Michigan remains identified 31 years later as Oklahoma woman

Nov. 22, 2019 11:12 AM EST

PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — State police say human remains discovered by a Michigan hunter 31 years ago have been identified as an Oklahoma woman. First Lieutenant Chuck Christensen tells WOOD-TV that the identity was made by comparing a femur bone with a public genealogy database and interviewing family...

Military: 2 airmen killed in crash during Oklahoma training

Nov. 21, 2019 7:15 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two airmen were killed Thursday in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise at a U.S. Air Force base in northwestern Oklahoma, a military official said. The crash occurred shortly after 9 a.m. at Vance Air Force Base in Enid, about 65 miles (105...

The Latest: 2 airmen died while landing at Oklahoma base

Nov. 21, 2019 5:53 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on the crash of two Air Force training jets in northwest Oklahoma that killed two airmen. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. An Air Force base commander says two U.S. airmen were killed in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise in...

Woman arrested in fatal southeastern Oklahoma stabbing

Nov. 20, 2019 12:14 PM EST

FORT TOWSON, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say a 48-year-old woman has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a man in southeastern Oklahoma. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says the woman was arrested Tuesday on a first-degree murder warrant for the death of 48-year-old Jamie Williams of Fort...

LeBron sets triple-double mark, Lakers hold off OKC 112-107

Nov. 20, 2019 2:31 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To LeBron James, triple-doubles are not a goal. They are only a side effect of the consistent, brilliant all-around play he has been dishing out for 17 NBA seasons, with no slowdown in sight. Triple-doubles also don’t mean much to LeBron without wins attached to them, so James was...

Police: Oklahoma double-murder suicide was domestic-related

Nov. 19, 2019 4:38 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man confronted his ex-wife and another man in an Oklahoma Walmart parking lot, shot and killed them both through the windshield of a car then turned the gun on himself as horrified onlookers ran for cover, police said Tuesday. Duncan police identified the shooter in Monday’s...