Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Christie, Romney, Baker appear at RGA fundraiser that raises $1 million New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, embroiled in scandal over a punitive traffic jam, swung into Boston Thursday to raise money for Republican gubernatorial candidates, but stepped into a different type of controversy when organizers had to scramble to ... 02/27/2014 - 1:27 pm | View Link
With $114 million, Obama just out raises Romney in August Former Massachusetts Governor Romney and fellow Republicans said on Monday they raised more than $111 million in August, continuing a string of high-dollar hauls that leave him well-equipped to contest the November 6 election. While Obama shattered ... 09/10/2012 - 8:33 am | View Link
Romney raises $106.1 million in June; Obama totals $71 million Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney raised $106.1 million in June, far surpassing President Barack Obama’s $71 million take. June is the second consecutive month the GOP challenger has outpaced the Democratic incumbent and Romney has now raised ... 07/9/2012 - 9:07 pm | View Link
Pro-Romney super PAC raises $5 million in May (CBS News) The super PAC supporting presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney raised $5 million in May, slightly more than the $4.6 million it raised in April, and spent almost $2 million more in May than in April, according to the latest ... 06/20/2012 - 3:18 pm | View Link
Romney raises $76 million to Obama's $60 million (+video) Mitt Romney outraised President Barack Obama in May, the first time the Republican presidential challenger has jumped ahead of Obama and his prodigious fundraising apparatus. The numbers illustrate how Romney and the Republican Party have jelled as a force ... 06/6/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney presidential campaign, 2008 The Mitt Romney presidential campaign of 2008 began on January 3, 2007, two days before Mitt Romney left office as governor of Massachusetts, when he filed to form an ... 04/20/2014 - 6:55 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American businessman who was the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in the 2012 election. 04/19/2014 - 3:50 am | View Website
Mitt Romney's Maids' Salary Raises Questions Mitt Romney's Maids' Salary Raises Questions. WASHINGTON -- For a woman with three houses and sixteen grandkids, Ann Romney doesn't have very much help around the ... 04/15/2014 - 11:11 am | View Website
GOP event with Christie, Romney raises $1m Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey, embroiled in scandal over a punitive traffic jam, swung into Boston Thursday to raise money for Republican gubernatorial ... 02/28/2014 - 10:16 am | View Website
Mitt Romney, Chris Christie raise $1 million for RGA ... Despite a venue hiccup, Chris Christie and Mitt Romney reunited Thursday for a fundraiser in Boston that brought in about $1 million for the Republican ... 02/27/2014 - 9:58 pm | View Website
TOKYO -- President Obama met Thursday with three relatives of Japanese citizens who were abducted by North Korea, a White House official confirmed, a move that underscored growing international concern over how to handle that regime’s human rights abuses. Read full article >>
Reverse parking debate
The first bike lane is considered part of the city’s pilot project and happened to involve four parking spaces outside the optometrist’s medical building across from the University of Central Oklahoma campus.
City officials said reverse angle, or back-in-head-out-on-street parking, is the standard parking configuration when bike lanes are adjacent to on-street parking.
April 25, 1914
Ben Levin, of the Enterprise Dry Cleaning Works, has started the erection of a fireproof building at the corner of Highland Avenue and Carey Street, which he will use for his dry cleaning work.