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Substitute Teacher Performs Pantyless Cartwheel For Students, Police Say

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.01.2017 | Crime - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - | A substitute teacher in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, is facing charges of indecen...

Trump’s EPA Pick Raised A Lot Of Money For Candidates That Never Reached Them

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.16.2017 | Politics

Two election fundraising groups linked to Scott Pruitt, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, spent at...

Betty Shelby Charged With Manslaughter In Terence Crutcher Shooting

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.23.2016 | Black Voices

Betty Shelby, the Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer who shot and killed Terence Crutcher last week, faces a charge of first-degree manslaughter, Tulsa C...

20 Reasons Tulsa Is Actually A Happening City

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 11.17.2015 | Travel

Don't believe what's said about cities in fly-over states. Tulsa, Oklahoma has got it goin' on. With its vibrant food culture, ever-growing art scene ...

How Extensively Are 'Pay To Play Cops' Trained?

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.14.2015 | Black Voices

Earlier this month, shocking video footage out of Tulsa, Oklahoma, revealed that 73-year-old reserve deputy volunteer Robert Bates accidentally shot 4...

Burning Tulsa: The Legacy of Black Dispossession

The Zinn Education Project | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics
The Zinn Education Project

The term "race riot" does not adequately describe the events of May 31 - June 1, 1921 in Greenwood, a black neighborhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The historical record documents a sustained and murderous assault on black lives and property.

Revolutionary Days

William E. White | Posted 04.23.2013 | Impact
William E. White

"We the People" create the institutions that serve us. It's easy to forget that we -- individual citizens -- are the ones responsible for our children's education.

An American First? Atheist to Deliver Invocation 'Prayer' for Tulsa City Council

Edward Falzon | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics
Edward Falzon

For what might be the first time in the history of the United States, an atheist will deliver the opening "prayer" at a government meeting.

In Oklahoma School District, Perks For Top Administrators Include Expensive SUVs

Posted 07.31.2012 | Education

Perks for four Union Public Schools administrators in Oklahoma include full use of district-owned Acura SUVs as part of their benefits package, accord...

Playwright Erik Ehn on Soulographie: Our Genocides a Commemorative Cycle

Jody Christopherson | Posted 06.11.2012 | Arts
Jody Christopherson

Playwrights like these, clearly passionate people who are willing to risk, willing to do things the hard way -- they have the important and difficult task of sharing what they've seen. How do they begin to speak the unspeakable?

Maggie The Porcupine And Friends Make Art

Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts

We've already seen comparisons between the art of young children and the masters of abstract expressionism, but the efforts of some zoo animals in Tul...

A Tragic, Yet Uplifting, Symphony for Tulsa

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 11.07.2011 | Arts
Adrian Margaret Brune

Racial disparity has become a core thematic underpinning for the Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, nearly 50 years after a Tulsa race riot that was part of the lynchings and race riots of the era.

Man On Tower For 5 Days Crows Like A Rooster At Sunrise

Posted 10.16.2011 | Weird News

A man in Tulsa climbed to the top of a 300-foot tower on Thursday and has refused to come down. Police fear that William Boyd Sturdivant II could ...

90 Years On: A Look Back At The Tulsa Race Riot

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 07.22.2011 | Impact
Adrian Margaret Brune

Despite the efforts of journalists over the years, Tulsans always managed to sweep the riot's history under the rug. For nearly eight decades, the riot remained Tulsa's closeted skeleton.

Oklahoma to Sponsor Tea Party Militia?

Stephen Herrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephen Herrington

The Tea Party has no right to intimidation and armed violence. The formation of a Tea Party Militia can be construed to serve no purpose other than that.

Tulsa dominated CU Buff men

Daily Camera. | Daily Camera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TULSA, Okla. -- Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. That was Albert Einstein's definition....

Evangelist Oral Roberts dies in California at age 91

Grand Junction Free Press | GJ Free Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Oral Roberts, the evangelist who rose from humble tent revivals to found a multimillion-dollar ministry and a university bearing ...

What If He Were Your Child?

Jennifer Evans Gardner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Evans Gardner

I pray that I don't have to read about any more citizens on any more streets in any more cities in this country being attacked for being who they are.

At University of Phoenix, allegations of enrollment abuses persist

Education News Colorado. | Education News Colorado | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

By Sharona Coutts, ProPublica A University of Phoenix building in Tulsa, Okla. (Flickr user Lost Tulsa)After federal regulators accused the University...

He Might Have Been A Sports Legend

Stephen Herrington | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen Herrington

On this anniversary of our Lunar achievement and the graduation of my class of 1969, I wonder if there is any more immutable thing than the ephemeral moment of a winning touchdown.

Trooper Fights Paramedics With Patient Still In Ambulance (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Oklahoma's Tulsa World newspaper reports on a bizarre scuffle this past week after a highway patrol officer pulled over an ambulance that was carrying...