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# oklahoma - Monday 18 November, 2019

Three dead following shooting at Walmart store in US

The shooting happened in the state of Oklahoma.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Explainer: Why a US court ruling could be a turning point in one of the country's worst-ever drug epidemics

A landmark ruling against Johnson & Johnson was made in Oklahoma yesterday.

# oklahoma - Monday 26 August, 2019

Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay over $570 million in landmark opioid trial

A US judged ordered the healthcare giant to pay $572 million for its role in the opioid crisis.

# oklahoma - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Two killed and 29 injured as 'devastating' tornado tears through US mobile home park

The tornado struck El Reno, near Oklahoma City, on Saturday night.

# oklahoma - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Oklahoma window cleaners rescued from lift 'swinging violently' above 50-floor skyscraper Oklahoma City This post contains videos

Oklahoma window cleaners rescued from lift 'swinging violently' above 50-floor skyscraper

The basket smashed several windows before being stabilised by firefighters.

# oklahoma - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Fans injured during storm at Backstreet Boys concert

WinStar World Casino and Resort said about 150 patrons did not evacuate when the storm hit with 128 kph winds.

# oklahoma - Friday 4 May, 2018

Oklahoma passes law allowing adoption agencies deny children to LGBT families on religious grounds

It’s similar to laws in at least five other states.

# oklahoma - Monday 12 March, 2018

Varadkar thanks Choctaw Nation for support during Famine, announces scholarship programme

The Taoiseach met members of the Native American community in Oklahoma today.

# oklahoma - Friday 9 March, 2018

Varadkar to thank Choctaw Nation for support during Famine

The Taoiseach is travelling to the US next week.

# oklahoma - Thursday 18 May, 2017

White police officer acquitted of murder of unarmed black man in Oklahoma

Betty Shelby had claimed she shot unarmed Terence Crutcher in self-defence.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Oklahoma residents armed with machine guns to be allowed hunt pigs from helicopters

Texas and Louisiana already allow private contractors to hunt feral swine.

# oklahoma - Monday 27 February, 2017

First Irish monastery established in Meath since Henry VIII banned them

The Reformation king had suppressed “lower monasteries” in the 16th century.

# oklahoma - Thursday 22 September, 2016

White police officer who fatally shot unarmed black man charged with first-degree manslaughter

Meanwhile, National Guard units have assembled ahead of another night of expected protest in Charlotte.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Video shows unarmed black man shot dead by police officer

Terence Crutcher was shot by a police officer on Friday.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

From The42 That's why they're champions! Curry too hot to handle as Warriors complete stunning comeback against OKC Gsw This post contains videos

That's why they're champions! Curry too hot to handle as Warriors complete stunning comeback against OKC

The MVP’s 36 points sets up a rematch with LeBron James’ Cavaliers in the NBA Finals.

# oklahoma - Saturday 21 May, 2016

US governor blocks law which would have seen doctors jailed for performing abortions

The veto comes just 24 hours after lawmakers passed the legislation.

# oklahoma - Friday 12 February, 2016

Man arrested after grandmother and her husband decapitated in creche

None of the children witnessed the incident.

# oklahoma - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Former US police officer gets 263-year jail sentence for raping and sexually assaulting black women

“This is not a law-enforcement officer that committed these crimes. This is a rapist who masqueraded as a law-enforcement officer.”

# oklahoma - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

US mother receives huge reaction over incredible post-fire interview

The clip, which was aired on News On 6, has been viewed millions of times.

# oklahoma - Friday 8 January, 2016

Judge rules man fit to stand to trial over horrific beheading of workmate

Alton Nolen is accused of beheading an administrator at the food plant where he had just been suspended.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

# oklahoma - Friday 11 December, 2015

White ex-policeman found guilty of sexually assaulting eight black women

Former Oklahoma City police officer Daniel Holtzclaw was found guilty of multiple counts of rape and sexual assault.

# oklahoma - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Four dead and 44 injured after car strikes US homecoming parade crowd

A two-year-old boy is among the dead.

# oklahoma - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Execution postponed after the wrong lethal injection drug was sent to prison

Richard Glossip claims he’s innocent.

# oklahoma - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

This man's execution has been put on hold at the last minute as new evidence emerges

The court said it granted the request “in order for this court to give fair consideration” to his claims.

# oklahoma - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Susan Sarandon is trying to save this man from the death penalty. Here's why...

Richard Glossip was convicted of murder after the man who confessed to the crime claimed Glossip hired him to do it.

# oklahoma - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Parents and three children from the same family stabbed to death

“I feel so bad for everyone who walks into that house. You can see it in the faces…”

# oklahoma - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Oklahoma man guilty of killing his stepfather with an 'atomic wedgie'

The man died after his underpants were pulled up and over his head during a fight in his trailer.

# oklahoma - Friday 8 May, 2015

# oklahoma - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Survivors remember the Oklahoma City bombing, 20 years ago today

9.02 am, Wednesday 19 April, 1995.

# oklahoma - Monday 13 April, 2015

Video shows police officer shooting man dead after mistaking his gun for his taser

The 73-year-old reserve who shot the man immediately apologises.

# oklahoma - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

'Our son is a good boy, but this video is disgusting': Students apologise for racist frat chant

One of the students involved has left the university.

# oklahoma - Monday 9 March, 2015

Fraternity ordered off US college campus over 'intolerable' racist chant

Young men in tuxedos can be seen chanting the ‘N-word’ in the clip.

# oklahoma - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Slow botched execution of Oklahoma murderer ruled constitutional by US court

Lawyers had argued that the execution of Clayton Lockett was “prolonged and agonising”

# oklahoma - Saturday 13 December, 2014

From The42 Now Kevin Durant can do 'the Dirk Nowitzki shot' he's virtually unstoppable Fadeaway

Now Kevin Durant can do 'the Dirk Nowitzki shot' he's virtually unstoppable

And KD is planning on taking much more from the German’s repertoire.

# oklahoma - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Executioners in Oklahoma's botched execution couldn't inject the needle properly

They injected Clayton Lockett in the flesh instead of the vein and he died of a heart attack 45 minutes later.

# oklahoma - Saturday 14 June, 2014

An American company is now selling a bulletproof blanket to kids

The product has gone on sale with various warning about crazed gunmen and Mother Nature.

# oklahoma - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

White House says botched execution wasn't humane, but maintains support for death penalty

President Barack Obama believes the death penalty doesn’t deter crime, but still supports it in some cases.

From The42 Another dramatic finish as Memphis take lead over OKC while Clippers win on historic day Game 5

Another dramatic finish as Memphis take lead over OKC while Clippers win on historic day

But Benny The Bull couldn’t stop Washington advancing past Chicago and into the second round.

US inmate 'tortured' in botched execution

Clayton Lockett died after a massive heart attack yesterday, 40 minutes into the execution.

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