Tulsa, OK – Jury Selection got underway in the federal trial of two Tulsa Police officers indicted for being on the wrong side of the law.
Prosecutors had originally asked for a 30-day delay in the trials of Jeff Henderson and Bill Yelton. However, the motion to delay the case while the prosecution reviewed some 500-pages of discovery was withdrawn just before the scheduled start of the jury selection.
Tulsa, OK – .EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT WEDNESDAY... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS EXTENDED THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING AND HAS ADJUSTED THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH...NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...
Tulsa, OK – A passenger is dead following an overnight car crash in Tulsa. The accident happened shortly after three 3 AM this morning.
He was hanging out of a car window and struck his head on a guard rail when the driver of the car lost control near 11th and Mingo in east Tulsa. Tulsa Police say the driver and dead passenger has apparently been drinking.
Oklahoma City, OK – Deadline approaching for disaster aid in Oklahoma
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) The deadline is approaching to apply for disaster assistance for residents of several Oklahoma counties who had uninsured losses because of storms and floods in May.
Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management Director Albert Ashwood said that business owners and home owners and renters in Caddo, Canadian, Delaware, Grady, Kingfisher, Logan, McClain and Ottawa counties have until Friday, Aug. 5, to apply.
Oklahoma City, OK – Okla. officials have no contingency for default
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) With the unprecedented possibility of a federal government default, state officials in Oklahoma acknowledge they have no contingency plan in place if the billions of dollars in federal funds were to suddenly stop.
State Treasurer Ken Miller says no one knows what the true impact of a default would mean.