Oklahoma

Woodminster Summer Musicals begins its 52nd season with a big production of the classic “Oklahoma!” (Courtesy Kathy Kahn)

Woodminster’s ‘Oklahoma!’ lights up East Bay hills

Just as the sun set behind the hillside in Woodminster Amphitheater in…

 

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton walks away after announcing Texas' lawsuit to challenge President Obama's transgender bathroom order during a news conference in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

11 states sue over Obama’s school transgender directive

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama…

 

A statue of Harriett Tubman is the centerpiece of the History Gallery at the Tubman Museum on Wednesday in Macon, Ga. (Woody Marshall/The Telegraph via AP

Tubman replacing Jackson on the $20 a deeply symbolic move

NEW YORK — Growing up in Oklahoma, Becky Hobbs noticed some of…

 

The Oakland Coliseum is the Oakland Coliseum again after Overstock.com declined to renew its naming rights. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Home of the Raiders, A’s to change its name again

Overstock.com opted out of its naming rights on Saturday to Oakland’s NFL…

The Oakland Coliseum is the Oakland Coliseum again after Overstock.com declined to renew its naming rights. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) throws oranges to the crowd after his team won the Orange Bowl NCAA college football semifinal playoff game against  Oklahoma, Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Clemson defeated Oklahoma 37-17. (Joe Skipper/AP)

Clemsoning? Tigers in title game

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - So much for Clemsoning. The Tigers are headed…

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) throws oranges to the crowd after his team won the Orange Bowl NCAA college football semifinal playoff game against  Oklahoma, Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Clemson defeated Oklahoma 37-17. (Joe Skipper/AP)
Stefanie Alexander, who witnessed the Saturday homecoming parade crash, places a candle at a makeshift memorial to the victims in Stillwater. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Prosecutor: Driver in parade crash went around barricade

STILLWATER, Okla. — A woman accused of driving her car into a…

Stefanie Alexander, who witnessed the Saturday homecoming parade crash, places a candle at a makeshift memorial to the victims in Stillwater. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
This photo provided by the Stillwater Police Department on Saturday shows Adacia Chambers. Police said Chambers plowed her car into a crowd of spectators Saturday during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade. (Stillwater Police Department via AP)

Makeshift memorial grows after car crash at Oklahoma parade

STILLWATER, Okla. — Anthea Lewis had tears in her eyes on Sunday…

This photo provided by the Stillwater Police Department on Saturday shows Adacia Chambers. Police said Chambers plowed her car into a crowd of spectators Saturday during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade. (Stillwater Police Department via AP)
A worker wheels a gurney with a body bag on it, under the green cover, to a coroner's van outside of a home in Broken Arrow, Okla., Thursday, July 23, 2015, where five family members were discovered stabbed to death.  (Sue Ogrocki/AP)

Oklahoma police find 5 family members stabbed to death

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — Oklahoma police responding to a 911 call in…

A worker wheels a gurney with a body bag on it, under the green cover, to a coroner's van outside of a home in Broken Arrow, Okla., Thursday, July 23, 2015, where five family members were discovered stabbed to death.  (Sue Ogrocki/AP)
Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APThis Tuesday

Volunteer deputy heading to Bahamas amid manslaughter charge

A volunteer sheriff's deputy plans to vacation in the Bahamas while facing…

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APThis Tuesday
Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APThis Tuesday

Oklahoma volunteer deputy disputes claim he lacked training

A 73-year-old Oklahoma volunteer deputy charged in the fatal shooting of a…

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APThis Tuesday

Lawmaker seeks independent review of reserve deputy program

A state lawmaker called Thursday for an independent review of Tulsa's reserve…

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APIn this photo provided by the Tulsa County

Police use of stun guns eyed in officer-involved killings

The officer had an immediate explanation after shooting an unarmed black man…

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office via APIn this photo provided by the Tulsa County
Matt Barnard/Tulsa World/AP PhotoRobert Bates

Reserve deputy turns himself in to face manslaughter charge

A 73-year-old Oklahoma volunteer sheriff's deputy who authorities said fatally shot a…

Matt Barnard/Tulsa World/AP PhotoRobert Bates
Cory Young/Tulsa World via APIn this Friday

Oklahoma deputy charged in suspect's shooting death

Prosecutors charged a reserve sheriff's deputy with manslaughter Monday in the death…

Cory Young/Tulsa World via APIn this Friday
AP Photo/Tulsa County Sheriff's OfficeIn this screen shot from April 2

Police video shows killing of black Oklahoma suspect

A man can be heard apologizing and admitting to shooting a person…

AP Photo/Tulsa County Sheriff's OfficeIn this screen shot from April 2
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoOklahoma guard Gioya Carter (25) shoots against Stanford during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday

Stanford back in Sweet 16 with win over Oklahoma

STANFORD — Before taking the court at Maples Pavilion for the final…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoOklahoma guard Gioya Carter (25) shoots against Stanford during the first half of a women's college basketball game in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday
Tony Avelar/AP file photoTaylor Greenfield

Stanford's Greenfield leads the way come tournament time

STANFORD — Taylor Greenfield spent most of her senior season at Stanford…

Tony Avelar/AP file photoTaylor Greenfield
AP Photo/Oklahoma Department of Corrections

Unused dose of lethal Oklahoma drugs to be tested

Syringes of drugs readied for the second of planned back-to-back executions in…

AP Photo/Oklahoma Department of Corrections
Associated PressStorm clouds build in the distance beyond tornado-ravaged homes Tuesday

Fire chief says search almost complete in Oklahoma

The search for survivors and the dead is nearly complete in the…

Associated PressStorm clouds build in the distance beyond tornado-ravaged homes Tuesday
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Peninsula-based fire team ready to help after Oklahoma tornado

An urban search-and-rescue team based in Menlo Park is ready to  respond…

Associated PressIn this Tuesday