Oklahoma

House Oversight Committee chairman inquires about Pruitt travel

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's travel expenditures are being looked at by House Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy, according to a letter from the committee dated Thursday.<p>The committee chairman asks Pruitt to provide various documents related to his travels, following …

U.S. Politics

The NBA is coming back to Seattle ... for a preseason game: Report

The NBA is coming back to Seattle, but SuperSonics fans shouldn't get too excited. It's just for a preseason game.<p>According to a report from the …

Basketball

Seattle Will Host A Warriors-Kings Preseason Game At Key Arena Next Fall

It’s been 10 years since Seattle lost their NBA team to Oklahoma City. After a new ownership group failed to reach a deal to renovate or rebuild the crumbling Key Arena, the Supersonics would relocate to the heartland and rebrand themselves as the Thunder, taking with them a pair of burgeoning …

Basketball

Thunder in the News: Organization topping midseason rankings

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 8: Paul George<p>The standings might not show it, but the OKC Thunder have had an impressive first half of the season.<p>Happy …

Basketball

Preview: Wizards face Cavaliers in first game after All Star break

Game Info<p><b>When:</b> Thursday, February 22 at 8 p.m. ET<b><br>Where:</b> Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio<b><br>TV:</b> TNT<b><br>Win probability:</b> Washington has a 35 percent …

Basketball

Dallas Cowboys 2018 draft profile: James Washington

Our Dallas Cowboys draft profiles continue, as today we take a look at a player that could help the Cowboys’ passing attack, Oklahoma State wide …

NFL

Kings-Warriors to play preseason game in Seattle

This isn’t the long-awaited return of NBA basketball to the Emerald City, but it will do for now. As Seattle looks to acquire an NBA team after …

Basketball

College quarterback possibilities for the Arizona Cardinals

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: Baker MayfieldPASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: Baker Mayfield #6 of the Oklahoma Sooners rushes out of the pocket during the …

NFL

Around The Horn With Cowboy Baseball

Oklahoma State went 2-1 on the opening weekend of the 2018 season, winning its road series against Texas State in San Marcos, Texas. The Cowboys' …

Baseball

5 Scientific Reasons Women Are Attracted To Married Men

One woman’s treasure is another woman’s treasure, according to evolutionary biology.<p>By<p>Feb 20 2018, 10:47 AM<p>It’s not just in your head. Single women …

Social Work

Frustrated Oklahoma educators mulling organized walkout

Oklahoma educators frustrated with low pay and another round of proposed cuts to public schools are mulling an organized walkout to get lawmakers' …

Business

Steven Adams Accepts Thunder Fan’s Prom Proposal—3 Years Later

Here's a random fact: law schools have proms. What do you know? Another fact: Steven Adams has agreed to go to one—sort of.<p>The Thunder big man on …

Viral

Carrie Underwood Donates $10,000 to Injured Oklahoma Police Officer

Carrie Underwood donated $10,000 to the GoFundMe account of Justin Durrett, an assistant police chief in her hometown of Checotah, Okla., who was …

Carrie Fisher

Davis adopting Westbrook mentality without Cousins

Anthony Davis explains why DeMarcus Cousins' injury prompted him to embrace leadership the way Russell Westbrook did when Kevin Durant left Oklahoma …

Basketball

Report: Warriors vs. Kings Preseason Game to Be Played in Seattle's Key Arena

Although Seattle is still waiting for an NBA team to return to the city, Key Arena will at least host a preseason contest next season.<p>According to Ailene Voisin of the <i>Sacramento Bee</i>, the Golden State Warriors and the Sacramento Kings will face each other on Oct. 6. It will be the first NBA game in …

Basketball

Our Uncomfortable Relationship with a Connected History

DeGruy, J. (2017). Post traumatic slave syndrome: America's legacy of enduring injury and healing. HarperCollins.<p>Garrett, R. K. (2009). Echo chambers …

Psychology

How the Thunder went from Mediocre to Contender in just one year

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - SEPTEMBER 25: Paul George<p>Sam Presti deserves more national credit for his ability to re-build an OKC Thunder contender in a …

Basketball

Davis says Pelicans could have gone to Finals with a healthy Cousins

Anthony Davis isn't giving up on the New Orleans Pelicans' season, but he thinks the team could have made a run to the NBA Finals if DeMarcus Cousins …

Basketball

USA Track & Field

<b>First</b><p><b>Last</b><p><b>Event</b><p><b>City</b><p><b>State</b><p><b>Age</b><p><b>College / University</b><p><b>Javianne</b><p><b>Oliver</b><p><b>60m</b><p><b>Monroe</b><p><b>GA</b><p><b>23</b><p><b>University of Kentucky</b><p><b>Destiny</b><p><b>Carter</b><p><b>60m</b><p><b>Raleigh</b><p><b>NC</b><p><b>25</b><p><b>University of</b> …

USATF

Post-All Star break rush of 10-Day contracts being signed in the last 24 hours. 18 teams entered the break with at least 1 roster spot open. Atlanta, Cleveland, Portland, Washington, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, LA Clippers, LA Lakers, Memphis, Minnesota, Oklahoma City, Sacramento and Toronto all currently have an open roster spot. ‬Atlanta, Cleveland and Washington must sign a player by Thursday.

Post-All Star break rush of 10-Day contracts being signed in the last 24 hours. 18 teams entered the break with at least 1 roster spot open. Atlanta, …

NBA

Font slated to start Cactus League opener

<b>by Rowan Kavner</b><p>Wilmer Font, the 2017 Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year, is slated to start Friday’s Cactus League opener against the White Sox.<p>…

Baseball

This Flight Just Got Diverted Because a Passenger Left Something Ridiculous in the Restroom

If you think you've heard it all, perhaps you haven't.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>It's never worth assuming that people have limits.<p>Limits to their carelessness, their self-centeredness and their arrant absurdity, that …

Oklahoma City

Oil spill cleanup underway in suburban Oklahoma City

A spokesman for the Environmental Protection Agency says cleanup is underway in suburban Oklahoma City where about 2,000 barrels of oil spilled from …

Oil & Gas Industry

No move to oust Okla. judge who approved probation for child rapist

<b>OKLAHOMA CITY -</b> An Oklahoma lawmaker isn't pushing for a vote on a resolution to oust a judge who approved probation for a man who admitted raping a …

Oklahoma City

Oklahoma dog dons pink tutu for her quinceanera

An Oklahoma dog's special day is going viral after her owner went all-out in throwing her a quinceanera.

Viral

Monday Bolts: 2.19.18

<b>Nick Gallo recaps last night’s All-Star Game</b>: “The eye contact was made, and it was all Paul George needed to know where to run. Russell Westbrook …

Basketball

College Sports: Oklahoma nabs commitment from DL Kori Roberson following junior day  | SportsDay

Oklahoma nabs commitment from DL Kori Roberson following junior day<p>This Story is About...<p>Oklahoma's junior day weekend resulted in one …

College Football

Cowboy Baseball Faces In-State Rival In 2018 Home Opener

<b>Oklahoma State (2-1) vs. Oral Roberts (3-0)</b><p><b>Tues., Feb 20/4 p.m.</b><p><b>Allie P. Reynolds Stadium (4,000) • Stillwater, Okla.</b><p><i>Video: okstate.com/live (Dave</i> …

College Sports

Oil spills into pond near central Oklahoma neighborhood

Authorities say oil from a broken pipeline has spilled into a pond near a central Oklahoma neighborhood.<p>Officials say oil began flowing into the pond …

Business

Sooners at Kansas for Big Monday

13/13 Kansas<p>23/23 Oklahoma<p>February 19 | 8 p.m. | Lawrence, Kan.<p>MONDAY'S GAME BASICS<p>What helps a team get back on track in a grinding Big 12 schedule? …

College Sports