Ada police, responding to what began as a domestic disturbance, came into contact with the man as he drove to Rosedale Cemetery. There, in front of police officers, the man poured gasoline on himself and set himself on fire.
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TAHLEQUAH — Picking up a torch once carried by a state lawmaker from Tahlequah, a newly created group wants to take redistricting power from the Oklahoma Legislature.
If you’re one of the people who can’t decide what to get your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day, Ada’s annual Charmed by Chocolate event might have the answer.
OKLAHOMA CITY — When senior leaders at the beleaguered state Health Department discovered they were tens of millions of dollars in the hole, they set up an emergency command structure that wasn’t headed by the agency’s top finance official.
During World War I, chemist James Conant was deeply involved in research on what was considered the worst imaginable weapon: poison gas. During World War II, as a science adviser to President Franklin Roosevelt, Conant was so central to the development of the atomic bomb that he was at Alamo…
Questions arose from a Hartshorne city council meeting that lasted about four hours Jan. 8.
In their report, the monitors noted the state’s budget crisis could slow “the pace and progress of the overall reform effort at a critical time.”
The weather in Northeastern Oklahoma can be difficult to predict, especially in recent years.
A preliminary hearing for a Hulbert woman accused of shooting and killing a man has been postponed.
The Spring Creek Coalition gathered in the Peggs Community Center to elect officers and hear from Dan Sullivan, CEO for the Grand River Dam Authority.
The screenings are for children from birth to six years old and will take place by appointment on Feb. 14, 2018, at Rainbow Fleet, 3024 Paseo in Oklahoma City.
Cold winds snapped at participants and spectators Monday at Muskogee’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade.
(RNN) – It was a record year for international tourism.
LONDON (RNN/CNN) - Sneezing can be a pain in the neck, literally. One British man knows this all too well after he was hospitalized because he suppressed his sneeze.
ATLANTA (RNN) – Got miserable weather? You’ve got plenty of company.
(RNN) – Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of the popular ‘90s Irish rock band The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday at age 46.
(RNN) – Bill Murray made a cameo on “Saturday Night Live” as Steve Bannon in the opening skit.
(RNN) - Legendary college football announcer Keith Jackson died Friday. He was 89 years old.
(RNN) – Hello from the womb.