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Indianola grad in fatal Sunday car crash

McALESTER, Okla. - An Indianola graduate was among five people who died in a fatal single-car accident late Sunday night. Jessica Swartwout, 18, of McAlester, and four other teens were pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel after a 2006 Chevrolet Colorado Pickup veered off a bridge and in

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-09-18 14:52:00

White man arrested in slayings of 2 black men in Louisiana

(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Kenneth James Gleason is escorted by police to a waiting police car in Baton Rouge, La., Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Gleason is charged with two counts of first degree murder and other charges, for three shootings in the Baton R... (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Kenneth James Gle

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 22:52:00

Moscow unveils monument to Kalashnikov, designer of AK-47

(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin). A new monument to Russian firearm designer Mikhail Kalashnikov is unveiled during an official ceremony in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Kalashnikov, who died in 2013 at age 94 in the city of Izhevsk, has received a... (AP Photo/Misha Japaridze, File). FILE - In

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 16:12:00

Officer who shot Ga Tech student had been on job 16 months

(AP Photo/Kevin D. Liles). Police block off streets in front of a police station at Georgia Tech where protests happened earlier and at least one police car was burned on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in Atlanta. Protesters were demonstrating against the sho... (AP Photo/Kevin D. Liles). A vigil stands on

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 11:52:00

Under fire over Rohingya, Suu Kyi defends Myanmar actions

(AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo). Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi delivers a televised speech to the nation at the Myanmar International Convention Center in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw). A supporter holds the portrait of Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San S

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 11:22:00

Common Core used widely, despite continuing debate

(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Aug. 29, 2017, photo, Turner Elementary School Principal Eric Bethel, right, talks to fifth grade student Kierra Porter, during her reading class, at Turner Elementary School in southeast Washington. Most of the ... (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). In this Aug.

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 10:42:00

Rohingya Muslims being wiped off Myanmar's map

(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2017 file photo, flames engulf a house in Gawdu Zara village, northern Rakhine state, Myanmar. Security forces and allied mobs have burned down thousands of homes in Northern Rakhine state, where the vast major... (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Sept. 7, 20

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 09:52:00

More St. Louis protests expected Tuesday after quiet night

(David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Hundreds of protesters stand outside of the St. Louis city jail on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. The protesters chanted "free our people" outside the jail on Monday night to show solidarity with those who remain... (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 09:02:00

Hurricane Maria aims at Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

(AP Photo/Dominique Chomereau-Lamotte). Men remove boats from the water ahead of Hurricane Maria in the Galbas area of Sainte-Anne on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, early Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. Hurricane Maria grew into a Category 3 storm ... (AP Photo/Dominique Chomereau-Lamotte). Men

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 07:12:00

'Genetic editing' seen as key for increased wheat yields, despite fewer acres

Rick Siemer admits that wheat isn't the easiest sell these days. The president of Siemer Milling in Teutopolis, Illinois, has seen the recent data showing the fewest number of planted wheat acres in U.S. history. On top of that, this year's harvest was the lowest since 2002. Nationwide, wheat produc

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-09-19 17:55:00

Texas House Speaker Straus faces possible GOP censure

AUSTIN - Texas House Speaker Joe Straus won a number of high-profile legislative battles in this year, but fellow Republicans are now passing no-confidence resolutions aimed at removing him from his leadership role. Ray Myers, chair of the Kaufman County Tea Party, said 50 Texas county GOP organizat

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-09-19 21:00:00

Attorneys general in Appalachia pressure, sue health insurers over opioids

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. - The nation's advancing opioid epidemic has officials and lawmakers in the most impacted states taking on the entities they deem responsible for skyrocketing drug addiction and overdose numbers. Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Mor

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:55:00

Pet may help kid grow up, senior stay healthy

Furry friends can play a significant role in the lives of pet owners. Research verifies the old saying, "Dogs are man's best friend." For a long time, studies have shown that growing up with a pet encourages social skills and self-esteem in kids. Dogs and cats generally provide a higher level of int

THE ADA NEWS - 2017-09-19 19:30:00

Shrimp boats sunk by Harvey leaking fuel oil in Texas harbor

ARANSAS PASS, Texas (AP) - Fuel oil has been leaking from shrimp trawlers that sank in the Aransas Pass harbor during Hurricane Harvey. That has prompted the Aransas Pass harbor master to close the boat launch at Redfish Bay Boat House until the vessels can be salvaged and the oil spill cleaned up.

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-20 00:18:00

4 bikers reach plea deals over 2006 Austin slaying of rival

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Four Bandidos motorcycle club members have reached plea deals over the 2006 slaying of an Austin man who allegedly sought to establish a chapter of the rival Hell's Angels. Prosecutor Eric Fuchs said Tuesday that Robert Romo, Johnny Romo, Norberto Serna Jr. and Jesse Benavidez sig

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 23:13:00

The Latest: Suspect in killing tracked by live online video

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Latest on the arrest of a man on Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitive list (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Authorities say a man who had been named one of Texas' 10 Most Wanted fugitives is suspected of fatally shooting a man and has been caught in California after posting a live vide

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 22:17:00

After Irma, Florida Jews seek respite in High Holy Days

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - Florida's large Jewish community is deeply unsettled as it heads into one of Judaism's most important times of the year. The High Holy Days will start Wednesday night with Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, as the state is just starting to recover from Hurricane Irma. About 600,0

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 21:53:00

The Latest: Mexico City rescuers pull woman from rubble

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Throughout Mexico City, rescuer workers and residents dug through the rubble of collapsed buildings seeking survivors following a 7.1 magnitude quake. At one site in the Mexico City neighborhood

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 21:52:00

7.1 magnitude quake kills 61 as buildings collapse in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 61 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 21:32:00

Crews respond to fire at Port Arthur refinery

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) - Officials in in the Southeast Texas city of Port Arthur are asking people who live near a refinery to shelter-in-place after a fire broke out there, sending black plumes of smoke into the air. Valero Energy Corp. spokeswoman Lillian Riojas told The Associated Press in an em

KTEN.COM - 2017-09-19 21:29:00