Tag Archives: Oklahoma

18Feb/17

Climate change skeptic Pruitt takes EPA reins as Trump targets regulations

Director of Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt is sworn in by Justice Samuel Alito after the U.S. Senate confirms him over the objections of Democrats and environmentalists worried he will gut the agency.

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26Oct/15

Mourners hold vigil after four people were killed by a driver at a parade in Stillwater, Oklahoma

Mourners hold a vigil a day after four people were killed by a driver at a parade in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

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30Sep/15

Oklahoma governor halts execution of death row inmate

Oklahoma governor Mary Fallin issues 37-day stay of execution for death row inmate Richard Glossip, delaying his execution for more than a month.

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25Mar/15

Disgraced Oklahoma student says ‘deeply sorry’ about racist song

Disgraced Oklahoma student apologized for his action, after a meeting with civil rights leaders, saying he will carry the shame of his words for the rest of his life.

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10Mar/15

University of Oklahoma expels two students over racist video

The University of Oklahoma expels two students linked to a video showing members of a fraternity singing a song filled with racial epithets.
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09Mar/15

University of Oklahoma shuts “disgraceful” fraternity for racist video

University of Oklahoma bands together to discredit racist behavior of campus fraternity.
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