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Pet adoptions: Here's how you can help save lives at OKC Animal Welfare

Oklahoma City Animal Welfare is coming off its best year in 2020. It was able to save 89% of all the animals entering the...

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___Stocks end lower after report on Biden’s tax proposalNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks ended lower on Wall Street Thursday after...

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Fashionable Grammys: Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, Harry Styles' boas

NEW YORK (AP) — Doja Cat went for neon feathers and a moto-inspired look zipped allll the way down and Cynthia Erivo stunned in...

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Dog illness prompts former Iditarod champion to scratch

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — One of four former champions in this year’s Iditarod quit the race Saturday, saying it was in the best...

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Adopt a pet: Time to get a springtime buddy

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Adopt a pet: Affectionate and friendly are a great combination

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Pythons, iguanas: Florida restricts some exotic reptiles

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Pythons, iguanas, monitor lizards, oh my! Florida is moving to restrict 16 invasive reptile species...

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Woof, woof: Rebel Wilson goes to the dogs in reality show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rebel Wilson is going to the dogs. And it’s not the first time.The Australian actress comes from a family...

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Adopt a pet: OKC Animal Shelter extends half-price dog and puppy adoptions through Feb. 27

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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The Latest: Mexico receives shipment of Sputnik V vaccine

MEXICO CITY — Mexico has received its first shipment of Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine.Some 200,000 doses arrived to...

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After losing a company to COVID, owners seek the next gig

NEW YORK (AP) — As airlines slashed flights and furloughs appeared inevitable in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic,...

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Adopt a pet: OKC Animal Shelter offers half-price dog and puppy adoptions through Feb. 20

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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The Latest: Fauci wins $1 million for "defending science"

TEL AVIV, Israel — Dr. Anthony Fauci has won the $1 million Dan David Prize for “defending science” and advocating for vaccines...

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Human festivities scrapped, Rio's Carnival goes to the dogs

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival festivities may have been canceled, but nobody told the dogs.Pet lovers from...

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Adopt a pet: Someone who will adore you

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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New pups hit the dog park; owners are nervous wrecks

Like a lot of new dog owners, Adriana Magarin recently got a puppy to help brighten up pandemic life. “You can only read so...

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The Latest: Miss. says out-of-staters showing up for vaccine

JACKSON, Miss. — Officials in Mississippi say about 2% of the coronavirus vaccinations given so far in the state have gone to...

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Adopt a pet: She wants to be your valentine

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Adopt a pet: They just need a loving family

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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Oklahoma City Animal Welfare has banner year despite pandemic

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Oklahoma City Animal Welfare had a recordbreaking year. In 2017, Oklahoma City Animal Welfare...

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French lawmakers debate ban on wild animals in circuses

PARIS (AP) — French lawmakers on Tuesday debated an animal welfare bill that would ban using wild animals in traveling circuses...

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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No-fly list: Southwest last to ban emotional-support animals

DALLAS (AP) — Emotional-support animals are no longer free to roam about the cabin on Southwest Airlines either.The airline...

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Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at games

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat are bringing back some fans, with help from some dogs.The Heat will use coronavirus-sniffing dogs...

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Dog spent days outside Turkish hospital waiting for owner

ISTANBUL (AP) — A devoted dog has spent days waiting outside a hospital in northern Turkey where her sick owner was receiving...

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Adopt a pet: Someone special is waiting to meet your family

Editor's note: Please contact area shelters before visiting. Some shelters may be closed, have adjusted hours of operation or...

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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