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  • tornado 1_1.jpg SLIDESHOW: Tornado strikes I-35 area of Edmond

    A violent tornado ripped trees out of the ground as it dropped into southern Edmond late Sunday afternoon along areas east and west of Interstate 35 from 15th Street to 33rd Street, according to various reports. Damage in Edmond is confirmed by the city and included blown out windows at the brand new Mercy I-35 facility that was scheduled to open later this year. Hail also peppered northwest Edmond during the violent storm event.

    May 19, 2013 6 Photos 1 Slideshow

  • UPDATE: Logan Co. Sheriff's Office cancels Silver Alert

    The Logan County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for Mary Francis Gregory, 77.
    Gregory was attempting to go from her residence in Kingfisher County to a beauty shop in Logan County when she became disoriented, according to the Logan County Sheriff’s Office.

    May 10, 2013

  • Francis Tuttle CareerTech evacuates students

    Francis Tuttle Technology Center, at 12777 N. Rockwell Ave., was evacuated this morning due to an alleged bomb threat.
    Oklahoma County Sheriff’s deputies have responded, said Oklahoma City Police Master Sgt. Gary Knight.

    May 8, 2013

  • Tsarnaev, Dzhokhar.jpg Police capture suspect in Boston bombings

    Police pinned down the Boston Marathon terror suspect in a small boat in a suburban Watertown backyard Friday night, exchanging gunfire before bringing him out wounded but alive, ending a day-long massive manhunt.
    "We got him," tweeted Boston Mayor Thomas Manino.

    April 19, 2013 1 Photo

  • g000258000000000000c5df1634286f8e6cb213b62c34678757b331e6f8.jpg Possible suspect identified in Boston bombing

    Investigators of the Boston bombing believe they have found a possible suspect, according to CNN, citing anonymous sources close to the case.

    April 17, 2013 1 Photo

  • g000258000000000000c5df1634286f8e6cb213b62c34678757b331e6f8.jpg LIVE UPDATES: 2 dead, 22 injured in Boston Marathon explosions

    Get live updates on the explosions at the end of the Boston Marathon on Monday, courtesy of

    April 15, 2013 1 Photo

  • Sheriff’s office investigates bomb threat at county courthouse

    A suspicious bag found inside a county building after a reported bomb threat contained trash, Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Mark Myers said.
    Members of the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office investigated the mid-day report of a bomb threat at the county courthouse in downtown Oklahoma City, Myers said. The county bomb squad cleared the suspicious bag found inside an annex to the main county building, Myers said.

    March 14, 2013

  • Cardinals name Argentine cardinal as pope

    White smoke rose above the Sistine Chapel Wednesday afternoon to signal the election of the next pope. The bells of St. Peter’s Basilica tolled to confirm the new pontiff, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina. Bergoglio has chosen the name Francis.

    March 13, 2013

  • 012713 first presby vote 1.jpg Police detain suspect who allegedly threatened church staff

    A teenager who allegedly made threats at an Edmond church prompting a school lockdown has been detained, a school spokeswoman said.

    March 4, 2013 1 Photo

  • screen shot.jpg VIDEO: Fatal shooting at elementary school in Connecticut

    At least one person are dead, multiple hurt after a shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.

    December 14, 2012 1 Photo