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Veterinarians donate vital supplies to coronavirus fight

RALEIGH, NC (AP) — Veterinary hospitals are donating breathing machines, masks, gowns and other vital equipment and supplies...

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___Stocks drop, but hold on to weekly gains after a big rallyStocks fell more than 3% on Wall Street, giving back part of the...

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The Latest: South Korea’s central bank to provide aid

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some,...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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The Latest: China sends masks, medical supplies to France

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 207,000 people and killed more than 8,200. The COVID-19...

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Working at Oklahoma City Animal Welfare requires compassion

Recently, Oklahoma City Animal Welfare has been under harsh criticism. This came after a dog being housed pending dangerous dog...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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The Latest: Peace Corps evacuating volunteers, suspends ops

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 169,000 people and killed more than 6,500. The COVID-19...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Elizabeth Warren’s dog goes viral after stealing a burrito

WASHINGTON – Sen. Elizabeth Warren dropped out of the presidential race on Thursday. It wasn’t long after that her dog,...

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What's Happening: Virus prompts motel purchase, dog tested

Factories are gradually reopening in China months after the new coronavirus that first emerged there upended daily routines. As...

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Dogs, cats can't pass on coronavirus, but can test positive

HONG KONG (AP) — Pet cats and dogs cannot pass the new coronavirus on to humans, but they can test positive for low levels of...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Reducing intake has to be priority for municipal shelters

Reducing intake has to be a top priority for municipal shelters. This holds true in Oklahoma City, as well. More than 24,000...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Program brings free or low cost vet care to parts of OKC

Lynda Lewis had a feeling she was leaving Nyla and Queenie in good hands. After all, she was dropping the dogs off at a church...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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It's a day for dogs as Brazil ramps up for Carnival

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil is ramping up toward the world's most famous Carnival celebrations and already the dogs have had...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Dead birds posing as cat food confiscated at Dulles airport

CHANTILLY, Va. (AP) — A package of tiny dead birds passed off as pet food was confiscated by Customs agents at a Virginia...

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The Latest: ‘Parasite’ wins best picture Academy Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 92nd Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre (all times...

Farzaneh brothers support education, housing, other causes in central Oklahoma

BusinessApr 28, 2019

MOORE — Revolution didn’t break out in Iran 40 years ago until after the Farzaneh brothers left to study architecture at the University of Oklahoma, but its effects reached around the world and lay a heavy weight on both of them. “Because of...

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Judge upholds Maryland ban on pet stores' sale of cats, dogs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit that challenged Maryland's newly enacted ban on the sale...

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Woman apologizes for claiming pet store caused dog's death

FLEMINGTON, N.J. (AP) — A woman whose dog died during a grooming at a PetSmart store in New Jersey is now apologizing for...

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Sick Hawaiian monk seal has infection spread by feral cats

HONOLULU (AP) — A sick Hawaiian monk seal under the care of wildlife scientists is suffering from a parasitic infection often...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Dog sleuths sniff out crop disease hitting citrus trees

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dog detectives might be able to help save ailing citrus groves, research published Monday suggests.Scientists...

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Oklahoma lawmaker wants to make shelter animals the official state pet

OKLAHOMA CITY — Rep. Mark McBride has filed a bill that would designate shelter animals as the state’s official...

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Adopt a pet: Oklahoma City-area pet adoption options

Bethany Animal Control Shelter: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of the month,...

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Municipal animal shelters need community support

Just over 24,000 animals entered the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter in 2019. Of the total, 20,550 of those were dogs and cats....

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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