- 2-year sentence for man in Connecticut gun scare
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 12/19/2014 - 08:07 PM
A Connecticut man who prompted a lockdown at the University of New Haven when he brought a semi-automatic rifle and other guns to campus was sentenced Friday to two years in prison. William Dong, a former student at the school, was arrested Dec.
- Paul, Rubio clash over Obama's Cuba policy
Associated Press, Friday - 12/19/2014 - 02:16 PM
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is taking online digs at potential GOP presidential rival Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida over President Barack Obama's new Cuba policy.
- T-Mobile paying up to $90M for unwanted services
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 12/19/2014 - 12:49 PM
T-Mobile US will pay up to $90 million, mostly in refunds, for billing customers for cellphone text services they didn't order, under a settlement with federal regulators. The Federal Trade Commission announced the agreement Friday with T-Mobile over billing for unauthorized charges, a practice known as "cramming.
- US stocks inch higher after a big two-day rally
Daily Oklahoman, Friday - 12/19/2014 - 11:35 AM
Major stock indexes crept higher on Friday as the market comes off a massive two-day rally spurred by the Federal Reserve's assurance that it was in no hurry to hike interest rates.
- Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal?
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 08:49 PM
Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does business.
- China pledges to speed entry of US pharmaceuticals
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 07:58 PM
China is promising to streamline a regulatory process that has held up imports of pharmaceuticals and medical devices from the United States.
- Obama signs bill to sanction Venezuelan officials
Associated Press, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 03:24 PM
President Barack Obama has signed legislation into law allowing him to sanction Venezuelan government officials who were involved in a crackdown on anti-government protesters.
- Image of Asia: Manila zoo gets in Christmas mood
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 05:42 AM
In this photo by Bullit Marquez, an orangutan named "Pacquiao" and a zoo owner wear Santa costumes while posing for pictures in the Philippine capital, Manila.
- Obama reignites political debate over Cuba
Associated Press, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 03:07 AM
The surprising move by President Barack Obama to restore U. S. ties with Cuba reignited long-simmering political passions over the fate of the island nation, reinforcing yet another difference between Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and several Republicans eyeing bids for the White House.
- Reformers target traffic courts in Ferguson
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 12/18/2014 - 01:43 AM
In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death, legal activists suggested that some of the raw anger that erupted in suburban St.
- Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into law
FOXNews, Wednesday - 12/17/2014 - 10:47 AM
With little fanfare to mark a rare bipartisan achievement, President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a massive, $1.1 trillion spending bill that keeps the government operating over the next nine months.
- Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support
Daily Oklahoman, Tuesday - 12/16/2014 - 11:32 PM
Carmike Cinemas has decided to cancel its planned showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers. Sony Pictures Entertainment told theater owners on Tuesday that it would be supportive of their individual decisions on whether or not to show the film, which is still set for a Christmas release, according to multiple reports. The late developments came just hours after the hackers released a data dump that they're calling a "Christmas gift.