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Few exonerees receive payment for wrongful convictions - Tulsa World: Newshomepage1

tulsaworld.com — What Greg Wilhoit really wanted after five years on death row was an apology from the state of Oklahoma. Sure, the money would have made a huge difference in Wilhoit's life after being convicted of murdering his wife, losing his freedom and missing the chance to raise his two daughters.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @MarshallProj: Only six out of 28 exonerated Oklahomans received any money for their years in prison. bit.ly/1CclsY4

Nov 25, 2014

RT @MarshallProj: Only six out of 28 exonerated Oklahomans received any money for their years in prison. bit.ly/1CclsY4

Pop culture: Guest picker selects top 10 'hair metal' albums. Did your faves make it? - Tulsa World: Pop

tulsaworld.com — There are records (including those set by Samaje Perine) and there are records (including those made by rock bands). The University of Oklahoma's Pete Moris is promoting Perine's accomplishments and ranking the best "hair metal" albums ever made.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @JimmieTramel: There are records (the type set by Perine) and there are records (@PeteMoris ranks his top 10 "hair metal" albums): bit.ly/1ts1cYk

Nov 25, 2014

There are records (the type set by Perine) and there are records (@PeteMoris ranks his top 10 "hair metal" albums): bit.ly/1ts1cYk

Meet the 91-year-old golfer who can probably beat you

tulsaworld.com — At the age of 86, R.C. Williams recorded his lowest round - a 67 on the par-72 Owasso Golf and Athletic Club.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @tulsaworld: Meet the 91-year-old golfer who can probably beat you - ow.ly/ETX8v

TVtype: Oklahoma's Garth Brooks has canceled' Today,' "Tonight' show tapings in the wake of Ferguson unrest - Tulsa World: Homepage2

tulsaworld.com — Oklahoma country music star Garth Brooks was set to make on TV this week to promote his new album Man Against Machine as well as his world tour. He has changed those plans, according to thewrap.com. Brooks notified fans of the possibility with an email Monday.
Nov 25, 2014

RT @TWScene: UPDATE: Oklahoma's @GarthBrooks has canceled' Today,' "Tonight' show tapings in the wake of Ferguson unrest @tvtype ow.ly/ET01g

TVtype: Official trailer for 'Jurassic World' released - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — The dinosaurs are back and they are just as hungry as ever in "Jurassic World" trailer.

TVtype: ABC News set to air interview with Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson Tuesday - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — ABC News will air the first public interview with Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson Tuesday.
Nov 25, 2014

TVtype: ABC News set to air interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson Tuesday bit.ly/abcinterviewsw… @ABC @GMA @GStephanopoulos

Try tasty recipes for using Thanksgiving leftovers - Tulsa World: Food

tulsaworld.com — Some prefer the leftovers to the main meal.

OU Sports: Sooners land commit from juco wide receiver

tulsaworld.com — Dede Westbrook averaged 185.9 yards per game at Blinn College last season.
Nov 25, 2014

OU Sports: The #Sooners land juco commit from Blinn WR Dede Westbrook (185.9 receiving yds per game in 2014) w/video. tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Google's latest: A spoon that steadies tremors - Tulsa World: Ap

tulsaworld.com — MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.
Nov 25, 2014

Google SPOOOOOONN!! The Tick reference aside, it actually exists: bit.ly/1vkb0Zu via @tulsaworld

Chuck Lamson moves from the Drillers to a sales app - Tulsa World: Businesshomepage1

tulsaworld.com — SpringDeck, co-founded by Lamson and Ryan Sullivan, owner of Blue Speed Audio Video, is designed as a system to streamline sales presentations among all members of an organization. Lamson said the key to making a successful pitch, whether it's for a company selling manufacturing parts, an organization recruiting new members or a sports team, lies in preparation.

Jimmie Tramel: Want no part of Black Friday mob scene? Spend the day this way. - Tulsa World: Pop

tulsaworld.com — If your family abandons you to go shopping after Thanksgiving, don't waste the day. Maybe Bo Jackson or Bryan Adams will help you enjoy it.
Nov 25, 2014

Family deserting you Black Friday? Smells like golf. Or how about inviting old friends over to play Tecmo Super Bowl: bit.ly/1yS0Ajk

High school football: Vote for the Week 12 Players of the Week - Tulsa World: Footballhs

tulsaworld.com — Voting ends 3 p.m. Tuesday
Nov 25, 2014

RT @okprepsextra: Is @MetroChrist's Abe Anderson the player of the week? Vote here before 3 p.m.: ow.ly/ERgor @cgary_24 @frizzellrobert #okpreps

TVtype: After 15 years, original series star George Eads is leaving 'CSI' - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — After 15 years on the show, "C.S.I" star George Eads is leaving the CBS drama.

TVtype: Anheuser-Busch to Wall Street Journal report: 'Hold your horses!' - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — Hold the wagon: Anheuser-Busch says it's not completely eliminating the Budweiser Clydesdales from its holiday and Super Bowl advertising.
Nov 25, 2014

TVtype: Anheuser-Busch to Wall Street Journal report: 'Hold your horses!' bit.ly/clydesdalesupd… @Budweiser @STLtoday #BringBacktheHorses

Grand jury decision: Ferguson Cop not indicted in shooting of Michael Brown - Tulsa World: U.S. And World News

tulsaworld.com — Media outlets citing unidentified sources are reporting that the grand jury considering whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the death of Michael Brown has reached a decision.Watch live: NBC coverage of Ferguson grand jury decision
Nov 24, 2014

RT @rkrehbiel: Grand jury decision: Ferguson Cop not indicted in shooting of Michael Brown bit.ly/1FlnfrZ via @tulsaworld

Nov 24, 2014

Grand jury decision: Ferguson Cop not indicted in shooting of Michael Brown bit.ly/1FlnfrZ via @tulsaworld

Police: Woman, 24, shot in head in 'horrible, horrible accident' - Tulsa World: Homepagelatest

tulsaworld.com — A 24-year-old woman was transported from the scene in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head, an EMSA spokeswoman said. "We think this is a horrible, horrible accident," Tulsa Police Detective Dave Walker said from the scene Monday evening. He described the woman's condition as "grave."

Grand jury decision: Ferguson Cop not indicted in shooting of Michael Brown - Tulsa World: Homepage1

tulsaworld.com — Slideshow: See pictures from Ferguson after the grand jury announced it would not indict cop Obama appeals for calm after Ferguson decision No unrest in Tulsa following grand jury decision FERGUSON, Mo.
Nov 25, 2014

WOW -- so apparently the prosecutor in his statement never mentioned Michael Brown was unarmed? | tulsaworld.com/homepage1/gran…

Oklahoma's No Child Left Behind Act waiver reinstated for 2014-15 - Tulsa World: Education

tulsaworld.com — The U.S. Department of Education rescinded the waiver for Oklahoma schools in August after the state backed out of Common Core standards and put in place the previous PASS standards.
Nov 24, 2014

Oklahoma's No Child Left Behind Act waiver reinstated for 2014-15 bit.ly/1uSivXM via @tulsaworld @AndreaEger

Nov 24, 2014

RT @tulsaworld: BREAKING: Oklahoma's No Child Left Behind Act waiver reinstated for 2014-15 #oklaed #NCLB @andreaeger ow.ly/EOsnC

AG's office seeks order preventing release of details in prison rape lawsuit - Tulsa World: Homepagelatest

tulsaworld.com — The female inmates' lawsuit, filed in 2013 in federal court in the Western District of Oklahoma, alleges officials at the prison created "a corruptive den for sexual depravity where the guards had free rein to prey upon and commit acts of excessive force against the inmates."