Muskogee, OK – Okla. judge refuses to remove prosecutor in mall shooting
MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) Muskogee County District Attorney Larry Moore will not be removed as prosecutor in the deadly Muskogee mall shooting case.
Special District Judge Robin Adair rejected the motion by the attorney for 25-year-old Tenesha Nunley to remove prosecutor Larry Moore. Defense attorney James Walters argued that Moore could be called as a witness because Nunley made incriminating statements to him before being read her rights.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa chicken restaurant site of another shooting
TULSA, Okla. (AP) A north Tulsa chicken restaurant where a man was shot and killed in February now has been the site of another shooting.
Tulsa police say three people were shot early Sunday outside the Chicken Hut but that none of the injuries were life-threatening. Police say they're still investigating the incident and do not know how many shooters were involved.
Oklahoma City, OK – Hail storm pummels Oklahoma City metro area
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A hail storm that moved in from northwestern Oklahoma pounded the Oklahoma City metropolitan area, leaving broken windows and other damage in its wake.
The storm Sunday afternoon brought hail as large as softballs and driving rain, forcing motorists off roads in an effort to avoid shattered windshields and other damage. The storm produced so much hail, it looked like a snowstorm had hit.
Oklahoma City, OK – Some Okla. lawmakers fear poor oversight on budget
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Legislators kept in the dark while their leaders develop Oklahoma's 2010-11 state budget fear they won't be able to give the document a meaningful review before leaving the Capitol at the end of the month.
Only two weeks remain in Oklahoma's legislative session and scant details have emerged on the financial blueprint state agencies will follow in the upcoming fiscal year.