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Oklahoma City, OK 73135, USA

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Birth of his first child has Mariners' Ackley a little distracted

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:23:55 -0800

PEORIA, Ariz. — These days, it isn't just during the Seattle Mariners' workouts that Dustin Ackley finds himself in left field. Grasping for details and updates on his new son amounts to virtual round-the-clock isolation.

Marine veteran gets his dying wish

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:17:43 -0800

A homeless and dying marine had one final wish. He wanted to be buried in a uniform along with a Marine Corps flag. A group of people came together to make the marine's final salute very special.

Suspect In 10-Hour Hotel Standoff Booked Into OK Co. Jail

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:30:43 -0800

The man at the center of a ten-hour police standoff at an Oklahoma City hotel earlier this month was officially booked into the Oklahoma County Jail on Saturday afternoon.

Thunder's Westbrook to miss at least one game

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:04:12 -0800

Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook will miss at least one game after suffering a fracture of his right cheek late in Friday's game against the Trail Blazers.

Toronto FC wraps up pre-season with win over young Costa Rican side

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:14:15 -0800

Sebastian Giovinco and Jozy Altidore scored their first goals for Toronto FC as the MLS club wrapped up its pre-season with a 2-1 win over the Costa Rican Under-23 national team Saturday at the IMG Suncoast Pro Classic. Toronto finished fifth at the eight-team tournament with a 2-2-0 record and had scored just once coming into Saturday's finale. "I thought it was a good performance," said ...

Nemtsov a possible 'sacrificial victim,' investigators say

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:16:45 -0800

Maybe it was Islamic extremists who killed Boris Nemtsov. Or someone offended by his love life. Or agents of a Western power that will stop at nothing to disfigure President Vladimir Putin's image and drive him from...

AP Interview: Greece's repayments to ECB need discussion

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:17:07 -0800

Greece will prioritize debt repayments to the International Monetary Fund, some of which come due in March, but repayments to the European Central Bank are "in a different league" and will need discussion with Greece's...

One of Turkey's best-known novelists, Yasar Kemal, dies

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:31:56 -0800

Yasar Kemal, one of Turkey's best-known novelists whose focus on social injustices brought him into conflict with authority, died in Istanbul on Saturday. He was 91.

Attacks kill 37 people in and north of Iraq's capital

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11:31:49 -0800

A series of attacks targeting public places and Shiite militia checkpoints in and north of Iraq's capital killed 37 people Saturday, authorities said.

From Iraq to New York, a busy week for Islamic State group

Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:17:38 -0800

Little known to the wider world 18 months ago, the Islamic State extremist group has muscled its way into the international spotlight by carving out a self-declared caliphate in the heart of the Mideast, beheading its...

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