Tulsa, OK – The short-term future of college conferences going through expansion upheaval might be worked out this week, but long-term, the view still could look cloudy.
Amid reports that Texas and at least three other schools in the Big 12 could soon announce they are leaving for the Pacific-10, Texas' Board of Regents has called a meeting for Tuesday in Austin to discuss conference membership and take "appropriate action if needed," according to a news release.
Oklahoma City, OK – State Representative Randy Terill, best known for his strict immigration legislation, is under investigation for corruption. Reportedly, he wanted to create a new job in the Oklahoma Medical Examiner's Office for a retiring senator. That's according to Cherokee Ballard, an administrator and spokeswoman for the office. She says Terrill pushed for the new post during a meeting in May.
Tulsa, OK – Both eastbound lanes of the Turner Turnpike near mm209/Kellyville are shut down. An accident involving a semi closed the lanes and OHP gives no estimate of when the eastbound lanes will reopen.
Tulsa, OK – WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING ACROSS MUCH OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...WITH RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES POSSIBLE. ADDITIONAL STORMS WILL DEVELOP FURTHER WEST BY LATE AFTERNOON...AND EXPAND INTO ANOTHER LARGE THUNDERSTORM COMPLEX THAT WILL TRACK OVER THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS NEAR 5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE OVERNIGHT EVENT.
PUBLIC RADIO 89.5 HD1 – How much can you jam into a human brain? How far can you push yourself past feelings of exhaustion? In this hour of Radiolab, we examine human limits. We talk to Ironman tri-athletes and hear the memorable tale of a man who couldn't forget. Are we limited by the size of our brain and the strength of our muscles - or will there always be a way to push ourselves just a little bit further? And what about human comprehension? As science barrels forward, will we reach the limit of human understanding?
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