Supreme Court rules criminal cases from historical tribal land cannot be handled by Oklahoma state prosecutors

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday in a 5-4 decision that when Oklahoma became a state in 1906, Creek tribal lands within its borders never lost their reservation status, and therefore under the Major Crimes Act criminal cases stemming from that area can only be handled in federal courts, not state ones. The case was brought by […]

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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Oklahoma Indian Claim

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled by a 5-4 margin that nearly half of Oklahoma is an Indian reservation in the eyes of the criminal-justice system, preventing state authorities from prosecuting offenses there that involve Native Americans. The decision was potentially one of the most consequential legal victories for Native Americans in decades. […]

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Paul Finebaum on the whispers around college football moving the season to the spring | Get Up

Paul Finebaum, Rob Ninkovich and Domonique Foxworth discuss Oklahoma Sooners head coach Lincoln Riley saying he prefers fall football, but playing in the spring is "very doable." Finebaum also weighs in on the Ivy League’s plan to make a final decision on whether to play fall sports. #GetUp #CollegeFootball ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get […]

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Republican Leaders Want to End Obamacare. Their Voters Are Expanding It.

ImageAmber England, who led the campaign to put Medicaid expansion on the ballot in Oklahoma, talking to supporters online on Tuesday.Credit…Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press Deeply conservative Oklahoma narrowly approved a ballot initiative Tuesday to expand Medicaid to nearly 200,000 low-income adults, the first state to do so in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The vote […]

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Oklahoma voters narrowly approve Medicaid expansion

Oklahoma voters narrowly decided on Tuesday to expand Medicaid health insurance to tens of thousands low-income residents, becoming the first state to amend its Constitution to do so. With 100% of precincts reporting unofficial results, State Question 802 passed by less than 1 percentage point. The question fared well in metropolitan areas, including Oklahoma City […]

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Oklahoma voters to decide whether to expand Medicaid

Oklahoma voters will decide Tuesday whether to expand Medicaid to tens of thousands of low-income residents and become the first state to amend their Constitution to do so. While an increasing number of Oklahoma voters took advantage of mail-in voting for Tuesday’s primary, polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. statewide. Idaho, […]

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Oklahoma City voters to pare down crowded 5th District field

Voters in central Oklahoma on Tuesday will pare down a crowded field of congressional hopefuls seeking to represent the 5th District in Washington. Nine Republicans are vying for the seat held by first-term U.S. Rep. Kendra Horn, the only Democrat in the state’s delegation. The 44-year-old attorney pulled one of the nation’s biggest congressional upsets […]

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2 Oklahoma police officers shot, in critical condition

Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, say two officers are in critical condition after being shot By The Associated Press June 29, 2020, 11:52 AM 1 min read 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TULSA, Okla. — Two police officers in Tulsa, Oklahoma, were shot and wounded on the city’s east side Monday […]

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Oklahoma reporter who covered Trump’s Tulsa rally tests positive for coronavirus

A journalist who attended President Trump’s campaign rally in Oklahoma last weekend has tested positive for the coronavirus, he said Friday. Oklahoma Watch reported Paul Monies said he was notified of his positive test Friday. “Friends, I tested positive for #COVID19. I’m pretty surprised. I have zero symptoms (so far) and I feel fine,” he […]

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Cade Cunningham Will Stay Committed to Oklahoma State

When the N.C.A.A. barred the Oklahoma State men’s basketball program from the 2020-21 postseason as part of a series of penalties earlier this month, it suddenly thrust Cade Cunningham into a state of limbo. Cunningham, a 6-foot-7 point guard from Arlington, Texas, who is ranked among the top players in his high school class, could […]

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Cade Cunningham Will Stay Committed to Oklahoma State

When the N.C.A.A. barred the Oklahoma State men’s basketball program from the 2020-21 postseason as part of a series of penalties earlier this month, it suddenly thrust Cade Cunningham into a state of limbo. Cunningham, a 6-foot-7 point guard from Arlington, Texas, who is ranked among the top players in his high school class, could […]

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Trump’s presidency is at its lowest point right now

President Donald Trump held a rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma last week to kick off his 2020 campaign, but the overflowing crowd the President touted was nowhere to be seen. Chris Cillizza explains how the last five months of political turmoil have led to the lowest point of Trump’s presidency so far. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: […]

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Trump staffers test positive for Covid-19 after Tulsa rally

Two staffers who attended President Donald Trump’s rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday tested positive for coronavirus, Trump’s campaign said. "After another round of testing for campaign staff in Tulsa, two additional members of the advance team tested positive for the coronavirus. These staff members attended the rally but were wearing masks during the entire […]

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Trump prepares for first campaign rally in months in Tulsa amid concerns about coronavirus, violence

President Trump on Saturday will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma to address what is likely to be a packed rally of supporters — despite objections from local officials about the potential spread of the coronavirus, and fears that violence could break us as protesters as well as supporters flock to the event. The rally is the […]

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Oklahoma judge allows Trump rally to proceed as planned, as president says Tulsa curfew being lifted

The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Friday ruled that President Trump’s upcoming rally in Tulsa can go ahead as planned despite concerns about coronavirus — just as Trump announced that a curfew in the city had been lifted for the rally. “I just spoke to the highly respected Mayor of Tulsa, G.T. Bynum, who informed me […]

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Dumb jocks? Shut up and play? College football players are tossing those trash narratives

Oklahoma State’s Chuba Hubbard held his coach accountable. | Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images Think there isn’t more than meets the eye to these big men on campus who — in more normal times, anyway — put 80,000 butts in the seats on fall Saturdays? Think again. Pass it on. While you’re at it, feel […]

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People already lining up for Trump’s weekend rally in Oklahoma

More than two days before the president is set to take the stage in Oklahoma for his first rally since the coronavirus lockdowns, ardent Trump supporters are already lining up to camp outside the venue. President Trump on Saturday night is scheduled to rally with supporters at BOK Center, a venue in Tulsa which can hold around […]

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Chuba Hubbard calls for ‘change’ at Oklahoma State | First Take

Oklahoma State RB Chuba Hubbard joins First Take and explains why it’s important for a major "change" to happen within the Cowboys’ football program. #FirstTake #CollegeFootball ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on […]

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Oklahoma State’s Chuba Hubbard on speaking out about coach Mike Gundy’s OAN shirt | First Take

Oklahoma State RB Chuba Hubbard joins First Take and explains his decision behind calling out head coach Mike Gundy for wearing an OAN shirt on social media. #FirstTake #CollegeFootball ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ […]

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First Take reacts to Mike Gundy apologizing for wearing an OAN shirt

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Marcus Spears react to Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy’s apology video after wearing an OAN T-shirt. #FirstTake ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV […]

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Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy apologizes for wearing OAN shirt

One day after Oklahoma State running back Chuba Hubbard lashed out at coach Mike Gundy for wearing a T-shirt promoting a far-right news channel, Gundy apologized. Hubbard, who is black, suggested Monday he may boycott the program after Gundy was photographed wearing a T-shirt promoting the One America News Network, a cable channel and website […]

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Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy ‘making some changes’ after players speak out about OAN shirt | Get Up

Marcus Spears and Paul Finebaum join Mike Greenberg on Get Up to discuss Oklahoma State star running back Chuba Hubbard calling out head coach Mike Gundy for wearing an OAN t-shirt on social media. #GetUp #CollegeFootball ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to […]

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First Take reacts to Oklahoma State’s Chuba Hubbard calling out Mike Gundy for wearing an OAN shirt

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Paul Finebaum discuss Oklahoma State Cowboys running back Chuba Hubbard calling out head coach Mike Gundy for wearing an OAN t-shirt on social media. #FirstTake #NCAAF ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

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