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Native American cabinet position proposed in Okla.
The Secretary of Native American Affairs, whose salary would be capped at $65,000, would consult and advise the governor on tribal policy issues.
Okla. House defeats extension of movie tax credit
The Oklahoma Film & Music Office, which works to attract the film, television, video, and music industries to Oklahoma, estimates the incentive program had a direct economic impact of $35.1 million last year.
Obama’s 2015 budget appeals to Democrats
But Obama’s almost $4 trillion budget plan is likely to have a short shelf life.
Tea party favorite joins Oklahoma U.S. Senate race
Randy Brogdon, a former state senator who ran unsuccessfully for governor four years ago, has abandoned his gubernatorial bid.
Docs to made available after Fallin leaves office
The documents could be released sooner if Fallin loses a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and a media website seeking the records, but it’s not clear when that case will be resolved.
'12 Years a Slave' rises up at Academy Awards
Steve McQueen's slavery odyssey, based on Solomon Northup's 1853 memoir, has been hailed as a landmark corrective to the movie industry's virtual blindness to slavery.
Jared Leto in generous mood after acting Oscar win
Leto won his Oscar for his role as Rayon, a transgender person dying of AIDS, in “Dallas Buyers Club.” It was his return to acting after a several-year hiatus.
Wide range of wintry conditions affects half of U.S.
In the latest blast of a harsh winter, forecasters said a layer of ice and 8 to 12 inches of snow was possible by the end of today in Washington and the Mid-Atlantic region, while 6 to 8 inches of snow was predicted across parts of southern Pennsylvania.
U.S. prepares tough response for Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin gave no indication that he would heed the West’s warnings.
World scrambles as Russia tightens grip on Crimea
Outrage over Russia’s military moves mounted in world capitals, with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry calling on President Vladimir Putin to pull back from “an incredible act of aggression.”
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