Tag: Oklahoma

  • These 10 states are the worst places to live in the United States in 2022

    With five million more job openings in the United States than there are employees to fill them, workers have more clout than they have had in years. They use this power – and unprecedented mobility – to demand a welcoming environment and a high quality of life in the places where they work. That’s why […]

  • Tribal elders recall painful memories of a boarding school

    ANADARKO, Okla. — Native American tribal elders who were once students at government-supported Indian boarding schools testified Saturday to the hardships they endured, including beatings, whippings, sexual assaults, forced haircuts and nicknames sore. They came from different states and different tribes, but they shared a common experience of having attended schools designed to strip indigenous […]

  • Lawsuits challenge Oklahoma’s anti-protest law; riot charges

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Six Oklahomans have filed two federal lawsuits challenging a state law designed to suppress protesters and alleging their civil rights were violated during their 2020 arrest in Oklahoma City. The anti-protest law is unconstitutionally broad and vague, according to one of the lawsuits filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Oklahoma […]

  • Police: Tulsa shooter targeted surgeon he blamed on pain

    A gunman who killed his surgeon and three others at a Tulsa doctor’s office blamed the doctor for his lingering pain after recent back surgery and purchased an AR-style rifle just hours before the rampage, police said Thursday. The patient called the clinic multiple times complaining of pain and specifically targeted the doctor who performed […]

  • Enraged Patient Bought Gun 3 Hours Before Tulsa Hospital Massacre

    Last month, Michael Louis had back surgery. But the pain had become too much to bear, he claimed. And when an enraged Louis couldn’t find relief, he blamed the man trying to help – his doctor. Police say Louis killed two orthopedists, a medical receptionist, a bystander, and then himself at a doctor’s office in […]

  • An assault-style weapon in a fatal shooting at a Tulsa medical facility was purchased that day, sources say

    A gunman – who was later found dead – opened fire on the second floor of a medical building on the campus of Saint Francis Hospital in Tulsa on Wednesday afternoon, killing four people. Fewer than 10 other people were injured, authorities said. The assault type weapon was an AR-15 type firearm, a source said. […]

  • Four people killed in mass shooting at Tulsa hospital; the shooter is also dead

    Four people were killed in a shooting Wednesday night at a medical building on the campus of a hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma, police said. The shooter also died, of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. Tulsa Police Department Capt. Richard Meulenberg told CNN that multiple people were injured — he said it was less […]

  • Four people killed in mass shooting at Tulsa hospital; the shooter is also dead

    Four people were killed in a shooting Wednesday night at a medical building on the campus of a hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma, police said. The shooter also died, of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. Tulsa Police Department Capt. Richard Meulenberg told CNN that multiple people were injured — he said it was less […]

  • At least 4 people killed in shooting on Tulsa, Oklahoma hospital campus, police say | CNN

    CNN — At least four people were killed Wednesday in a shooting on a hospital campus in Tulsa, Oklahoma, police said at a press conference Wednesday night. The shooter is also dead, police said. Authorities believe the shooter’s gunshot wound was self-inflicted, Tulsa Police Department Deputy Chief Eric Dalgleish said at the press conference. Several […]

  • Dispute at Memorial Day festival leaves 1 shot dead and 7 injured

    The shooting took place shortly after midnight when festival-goers argued and gunfire followed, according to the Office of State Investigations (OSBI). A suspect in the shooting attended the Muskogee County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday afternoon, OBSI said in a news release. Charges against the suspect have yet to be announced. Law enforcement was present at […]