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tulsaworld.com — The U.S. Department of Education rescinded the waiver for Oklahoma schools in August after the state backed out of Common Core standards and put in place the previous PASS standards.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

TVtype: ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ revived in ‘Saturday Night Live' open - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — "Schoolhouse Rock" skit on "Saturday Night Live" tackles President Obama's immigration order.

TVtype: 'The Pioneer Woman: Cowboy Christmas' - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — Everyone's favorite Oklahoma "Pioneer Woman" Ree Drummond is cooking up a holiday party on upcoming the Food Network special "The Pioneer Woman: Cowboy Christmas."

OU Sports: Samaje Perine hears from Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon plus other notes from Stoops press conference

tulsaworld.com — The Oklahoma running back still remains the center of attention after his NCAA-record 427-yard day. Plus news on Trevor Knight, Stoops thanks fan and comments on those 11 a.m. starts.
Nov 24, 2014

OU Sports: Perine hears from Wisconsin's Gordon, Knight still out, Stoops thanks fans, another 11 am start? #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

OSU No. 20, OU No. 27 in AP womens basketball poll - Tulsa World: OSU Women's Basketball

tulsaworld.com — Dawn Staley and her South Carolina Gamecocks finally have ascended to the top of the poll. South Carolina took over as the new No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball Top 25 on Monday. It's the first time in school history that the Gamecocks reached the top spot in the poll.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @OSUSportsExtra: #okstate women rise one spot to No. 20 in this week's AP basketball poll. The Cowgirls host Morgan State 7 pm Tuesday ow.ly/EOoJ8

TVtype: Katy Perry is making plans for her upcoming Super Bowl half-time show - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — Katy Perry to headline Super Bowl half-time show Feb. 1.

Bits and Bytes: Kim Kardashian's gigantic... iCloud footprint - Tulsa World: Homepagelatest

tulsaworld.com — It all started a while back when I began to get error messages saying my phone wouldn't automatically back up to iCloud because I didn't have enough space. I figured I had too many photos and videos on there, but I didn't have time to sort through them all.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @TulsaWorldBiz: Bits and Bytes: Kim Kardashian's gigantic... iCloud footprint @robertevatt ow.ly/ENA9A

TVtype: Selena Gomez gives emotional performance at American Music Awards - Tulsa World: TVType

tulsaworld.com — Selena Gomez performs "The Heart Wants What It Wants" at AMAs and brings fans to tears.

OU Sports: Greg Pruitt on Perine's 427: 'That's a lot of yards. It's unreal, really.'

tulsaworld.com — Perine smashed Pruitt's 43-year OU school record of 294 rushing yards in a game.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @Jake_Trotter: Greg Pruitt didn’t realize his 43-year-old OU game rushing record had been broken until @Barry_Switzer called him: tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 23, 2014

RT @EricBaileyTW: OU Sports: Greg Pruitt learned from @Barry_Switzer that his 43-year OU record was smashed by Samaje Perine. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 23, 2014

RT @EricBaileyTW: OU Sports: Greg Pruitt learned from @Barry_Switzer that his 43-year OU record was smashed by Samaje Perine. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 23, 2014

OU Sports: Greg Pruitt learned from @Barry_Switzer that his 43-year OU record was smashed by Samaje Perine. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Perine's record-setting day captures notice from College Football Hall of Fame

tulsaworld.com — The Hall would like to exhibit items worn by Perine during his 427-yard rushing effort in Saturday's win against Kansas.
Nov 24, 2014

RT @EricBaileyTW: Samaje Perine's record-setting day captures notice from College Football Hall of Fame. They want memorabilia #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 24, 2014

Samaje Perine's record-setting day captures notice from College Football Hall of Fame. They want memorabilia #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 23, 2014

College Football Hall of Fame wants to display Samaje Perine items worn during record-setting 427-yard game. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

OU Sports: Hey OU, expect phone call from College Football Hall of Fame on Monday re: Samaje Perine

tulsaworld.com — Vice President of Content and Production Mike Bilbow on OU running back's 427-yard game: "We're looking forward to having that day immortalized in the Hall of Fame."
Nov 23, 2014

RT @EricBaileyTW: OU Sports: Hey @OU_Football expect Monday morning call from College Football Hall of Fame re: Samaje Perine. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Nov 23, 2014

OU Sports: Hey @OU_Football expect Monday morning call from College Football Hall of Fame re: Samaje Perine. #Sooners tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/ou…

Four former mayors support Riverside Drive sidewalk - Tulsa World: Local

tulsaworld.com — The city of Tulsa will hold a public meeting Monday to discuss a proposed sidewalk on the east side of Riverside Drive from just north of A Gathering Place for Tulsa to Veterans Park. The meeting is at 6 p.m. at Tulsa Garden Center, 2435 S. Peoria Ave.
Nov 23, 2014

Four former mayors support Riverside Drive sidewalk - Local - TulsaWorld tulsaworld.com/news/local/fou… via @tulsaworld

OU Sports: Oklahoma draws commitment from junior college cornerback

tulsaworld.com — Will Monroe, a defensive back from Monroe (N.Y.) Community College, gives his pledge to the Sooners.

John E. Hoover: Mason Rudolph might be OSU's next great QB, but what took so long?

tulsaworld.com — Give Gundy credit for trusting that Rudolph was OSU's best chance to win the game.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @johnehoover: John E. Hoover: Mason Rudolph might be OSU's next great QB, but what took so long? #okstate bit.ly/1uUwPgO via @OSUSportsExtra

Nov 23, 2014

John E. Hoover: Mason Rudolph might be OSU's next great QB, but what took so long? #okstate bit.ly/1uUwPgO via @OSUSportsExtra

OU running back Samaje Perine sets NCAA single-game rushing record with more than 400 yards - Tulsa World: Ouhomepage1

tulsaworld.com — Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine is college football's new single-game rushing leader. Perine passed the 400-yard mark early in the fourth quarter, getting to 427 yards on his second carry of the final period. Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon set the NCAA single-game rushing record last week with 408 yards against Nebraska.

Perine's historic day: Carry-by-carry - Tulsa World: OU Football

tulsaworld.com — A look at Samaje Perine's day, carry-by-carry.
Nov 23, 2014

RT @mgpeters23: Absolutely love this Samaje Perine carry-by-carry graphic from @k8tmac. bit.ly/1566c0l via @tulsaworld

Nov 23, 2014

Absolutely love this Samaje Perine carry-by-carry graphic from @k8tmac. bit.ly/1566c0l via @tulsaworld

OHP: 4 people killed in head-on crash on U.S. 169 in Nowata County - Tulsa World: State

tulsaworld.com — Four people were killed Saturday afternoon in a head-on collision on U.S. 169 in Nowata County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol has confirmed.
Nov 22, 2014

Tragic update to a tragic story: OHP says 5 people killed in head-on crash on U.S. 169 in Nowata County | tulsaworld.com/news/state/ohp…

It's finally time for Bob Stoops to coach Florida Gators

tulsaworld.com — You've done all you can do at Oklahoma. Now it's time to come save the program that gave you one of your biggest breaks in coaching.