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January 14, 2019 9:45 PM Kyler Murray enters name in NFL draft, but A's can still negotiate with Heisman Trophy winner

The Oklahoma Sooners quarterback and reigning Heisman Trophy winner has given himself the option to choose the NFL over Major League Baseball, for which he has a contract with the Oakland Athletics that includes a $4.66 million signing bonus. A source told ESPN's Adam Schefter that Murray actually submitted the paperwork Friday. The A's, who selected 118

January 13, 2019 9:02 AM Convicted child killer found dead in Oklahoma prison cell; victim's body never found

Anthony Joseph Palma, 59, sexually assaulted and killed an 8-year-old girl, authorities say. (Midwest City Police Department) A man convicted in the cold case murder of an 8-year-old girl whose body has never been found was discovered dead in his Oklahoma prison cell Friday night, according to reports. The body of Anthony Joseph Palma, 59, was found 126

January 10, 2019 9:17 PM When lightning strikes: America’s most struck states revealed

New research reveals the U.S. states that experienced the most lightning strikes in 2018 – Florida and Texas are at the top of the list. The Sunshine State had the highest density of lightning strikes. Florida had the highest average of negative ground-to-cloud flasher per square mile, with 24, according to the study. Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi 125

January 9, 2019 8:37 PM Oklahoma City's Nerlens Noel out of hospital after suffering concussion

Noel was struck by Andrew Wiggins' elbow, and the team said he lost consciousness from the fall he took to the floor at the 5:16 mark of the third quarter. He was held overnight at OU Medical Center for tests and observations and was released Wednesday. Per the NBA's concussion policy, Noel will now begin the NBA-mandated return-to-participation protocol 75

January 8, 2019 4:49 PM 'Thank you, Jesus': Man's truck goes up in flames but Bible left inside was unscathed

An Oklahoma family is counting their blessings after an intense fire charred their truck – but left their Bible untouched. And if it wasn't for the vehicle's horn honking, the family may have lost their house, too, which was just feet from the flames. "I felt like crying," Steven Gaut told FOX 6. The incident happened two weeks before Christmas 127

January 8, 2019 5:17 AM Vegas tabs Clemson (+180) as 2020 title favorite; Alabama +250

Clemson won its second national championship in the past three seasons Monday and is the favorite in Las Vegas to win next year's title. The SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas opened Alabama as the 3-2 (+150) favorite on Monday night during the title game, followed by Clemson at 7-2 (+350). After Clemson's impressive performance in the first half, the odds were adjusted 104

January 4, 2019 11:48 PM Dallas police to investigate assault on Muslim as hate crime

DALLAS – Dallas police plan to investigate an alleged assault on a Muslim woman from Oklahoma as a hate crime. Police spokeswoman Tamike Dameron said Friday the probe into the attack is ongoing, but that it will be investigated as a hate crime. Jenan Ayesh, who lives in Oklahoma City and Enid, says she was visiting Reunion Tower in Dallas with several 98

January 4, 2019 7:13 PM LeBron James to miss another week with groin strain before reevaluation

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James will miss at least another week as he continues to recover from a significant groin strain, with the team ruling him out for Friday's game against the New York Knicks as well as an upcoming two-game road trip. The Lakers said in a release Friday that James continues to receive daily treatment and will be reevaluated 58

January 2, 2019 10:16 PM Ex-USC assistant Bland pleads guilty in corruption scandal

Former Southern California assistant coach Tony Bland pleaded guilty Wednesday in Manhattan federal court to conspiracy to commit bribery, the latest development in the corruption scandal that rocked college basketball. Bland admitted he accepted $4,100 in cash to steer USC basketball players toward certain financial advisers and business managers 104

December 31, 2018 1:34 PM Kyler Murray: Oklahoma quarterback has tough decision to make after Orange Bowl loss

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray (1) walks off the field after his helmet came off on a play, during the second half of the Orange Bowl NCAA college football game against Alabama, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Kyler Murray, the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback who nearly led Oklahoma to a comeback victory 120