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Building collapses in Kenya, killing at least 3

Kenyans dug through chunks of concrete as they searched for survivors after a residential building collapsed in Nairobi, killing at least three people. More people are feared trapped in the seven-story building in Huruma area, said spokeswoman Arnold...

Published: Sat, 30 Apr 2016 04:05:34 GMT

OK AG office files Medicaid fraud charges against owner, employees of OKC counseling agency

The Oklahoma Attorney General’s Office has filed Medicaid fraud charges against the owner of a counseling agency and other staff members, as well as the owner’s mother.

Published: Sat, 30 Apr 2016 03:31:29 GMT

Gov. Fallin vetoes bill requiring vaccine information

Gov. Mary Fallin has vetoed a bill that would have required doctors administering vaccines to provide certain information about the benefits and risks of vaccines.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:59:56 GMT

Moore Public Schools excusing early checkouts due to severe weather

Moore Public Schools are allowing students to leave early due to incoming severe weather.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:29:12 GMT

Girl, 14, arrested on first-degree murder warrant in connection with Ripley death

A 14-year-old Stillwater girl has been arrested on a first-degree murder warrant after a man was found dead in Ripley.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:41:09 GMT

How to stay up-to-date with KOCO 5 during severe weather

A tornado watch was issued Friday afternoon for central Oklahoma.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:14:59 GMT

Purcell police warn against purchasing cellphones from unauthorized retailers

Purcell police are warning consumers purchasing cellphones from unauthorized retailers to do their homework so they don’t end up with a stolen cellphone that they won’t be able to use.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:00:22 GMT

Man accused of crashing into hotel charged in jail incident

A man accused of crashing his pickup into the front desk of a northwestern Oklahoma hotel and nearly hitting two women is now facing additional charges involving a county jail incident.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:45:42 GMT

Man arrested for double-stabbing of father, mother, police say

A man was arrested overnight after police found his parents with cuts and stab wounds in a northwest Oklahoma City home.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:51:26 GMT

OCPD: Argument outside metro bar sparks police chase

A verbal argument at a metro bar ended in a police pursuit and arrest early Friday morning.

Published: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:46:43 GMT