NEW YORK (AP) — Eleven-time champion Joey Chestnut says he expects this year's Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to be "a battle.Read more on NewsOK.com
By Chris CasteelStaff email@example.comU.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe and U.S. Rep.Read more on NewsOK.com
The case of whether hackers may have tampered with elections in Georgia has taken another strange turn.
Nearly two years ago, state lawyers in a closely watched election integrity lawsuit told the judge they intended to subpoena the FBI for the forensic image, or digital snapshot, the agency made of a crucial server before state election officials quietly wiped it clean.Read more on NewsOK.com
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — The latest on developments in Libya, where an airstrike on a migrant detention center in Tripoli killed at least 44 people (all times local):
The president of the U.N. Security Council says it will issue a statement condemning the attack on a migrant detention camp near Libya's capital of Tripoli, but there is no agreement yet on the text.
Council diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity because discussions were private, said the United States was waiting for instructions from Washington.
Peruvian Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra is this month's council president and said the Security Council will condemn Wednesday's attack that killed at least 44 people.Read more on NewsOK.com
By Jacob UnruhHall of Fame catcher and Binger native Johnny Bench is returning to his native state Saturday night.Bench, along with retiring Baseball Hall of Fame president Jeff Idelson and photographer Jean Fruth, will make an appearance during the Oklahoma City Dodgers’ game against Round Rock to promote Grassroots Baseball, participate in a youth clinic and a book signing.Bench will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the game and then join Idelson and Fruth on the concourse to sign copies of the book, “Grassroots Baseball: Where Legends Begin.” Copies of the book will be available in the team store.The trio will also participate in a youth baseball clinic at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark at 4:30 p.m.Idelson and Fruth founded Grassroots Baseball to promote and celebrate the amateur game around the globe, focusing on growing interest and participation at the youngest levels.Read more on NewsOK.com
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Dealing with jitters early in a match is nothing new to Felix Auger-Aliassime.
Being among the favorites to win Wimbledon?Read more on NewsOK.com
By Dave CatheyA couple of days after opening his first restaurant, chef Jeff Chanchaleune had a problem: The space where he and Rachel Cope had partnered to open Goro Ramen and Izakaya was too small to fully realize his ambitions.“We knew it right away,” he said during the final preview service for the newest addition to the 84 Hospitality family, Gun Izakaya,3000 Paseo Dr., on Tuesday.Goro quickly concentrated on ramen, and Cope and Chanchaleune plotted a course to bring home the Izakaya (Japanese pub) experience the chef was passionate to share.“To do it right, we needed more space,” he said.Read more on NewsOK.com
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea's U.N. Mission is accusing the Trump administration of deliberately trying to undermine peace efforts by pressuring all countries to implement U.N. sanctions.
The mission said Wednesday that while the U.S. is talking about dialogue it is "more and more hell-bent" on hostile acts.
It cited a joint letter from the U.S., Britain, France and Germany on June 29 to U.N. member states calling for all North Korean workers abroad to be sent home — the same day President Donald Trump proposed a summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
The mission said all countries "will have to keep vigilance against deliberate attempts by the United States to undermine the peaceful atmosphere that has been created on the Korean peninsula in no easy way.Read more on NewsOK.com
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's Medicaid agency is warning its SoonerCare members to keep current their address on file with the agency or risk losing their health care benefits.
The Oklahoma Health Care Authority sent out a public reminder Wednesday of the new rule that was signed by Gov.Read more on NewsOK.com
Staff reportsNORMAN — A 30-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly confessed to killing a man at a Norman apartment on Tuesday.
About 4:20 p.m.Read more on NewsOK.com