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
US medicine spending shows rare dip Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century. The dip was 1 percent, to $325.8 billion — a 3.5 percent drop after accounting for population growth and economic expansion, according to the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics. More
Governments may push workers to health exchange In a move that would capitalize on provisions under President Barack Obama's health care law but could cost the federal government millions of dollars, Washington state lawmakers have found a creative way to pass a large chunk of their health care expenses along to Washington, D.C. More
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By M. Scott Carter, Oklahoma WatchThe company that runs the Oklahoma Marriage Initiative said it anticipates “a greater interface” with the gay and lesbian community after a federal court ruling overturned Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriages.
However, at least one of the initiative’s programs will remain off limits to same-sex couples.
Kendy Cox, director of community-based training services at Public Strategies, the Oklahoma City consulting firm that operates the publicly funded Marriage Initiative, said the initiative would likely draw more participation from gay, lesbian, transgendered and bisexual couples.
By Brandy McDonnell, BAMTwo detectives dressed in suits and sunglasses burst through the doors of the downtown Sheraton ballroom with guns drawn and wisecracks already zinging.
The team of Brian Ice and Matty T — or “Ice T,” because they are both “refreshing and gangster,” the cops claimed — was summoned to the hotel on a recent Friday night after a stabbing victim stumbled into the ballroom and collapsed among the tables packed with dinner guests.
The case was open for The Dinner Detective’s latest murder mystery show.
Oklahoma City is one of the newest locales to get in on the killer fun of The Dinner Detective, billed as the nation’s largest interactive murder mystery dinner show.
The franchise offers a fresh and funny variation on the mystery dinner theater genre by keeping the performances improvisational, hiring local improvisers, comedians and actors to blend in and interact with the audience while carrying off the stiletto-sharp story that is served up during a four-course meal.
“It’s been great so far.