• Oklahoma set to carry out first execution of 2024

    Oklahoma set to carry out first execution of 2024
    MCALESTER, Okla. (KFOR) – The state is set to carry out its first execution of 2024 Thursday morning.Michael Smith was denied clemency by the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board by a 4-1 vote in March.  RELATED STORY: Michael Smith clemency rejected, makes final plea
    Smith was convicted of murdering a 40-year-old mother, Janet Moore, and a 24-year-old store clerk, Sharath Pulluru, in two separate incidents on February 22, 2002.During the hearing in March, prosecutors laid out how Sm
  • Loved ones devastated after OKC man shot and killed

    Loved ones devastated after OKC man shot and killed
    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KFOR) - Loved ones gathered Saturday to honor an Oklahoma City man who was shot and killed on April 9th near Northwest 10th and Rockwell.
    "He was only 22 and taken from us too soon by this senseless murder," said sister Kreshawn Pimpton told KFOR.
    | ORIGINAL VIDEO REPORT > Shooting near NW 10th & Rockwell >A new affidavit details the moments leading up to shots being fired and Koby Caraveo killed last week.Documents report that Caraveo had just broken up with a wo
  • Mom seeks answers after speeding car strikes her son riding his bike

    Mom seeks answers after speeding car strikes her son riding his bike
    MOORE, Okla. (KFOR) — A mother is demanding justice after her 12-year-old son was hit by a car while riding his bike and the driver took off.Aubree Engles and her family have lived in their Moore neighborhood for years and she said people constantly speed throughout her families neighborhood."My son was left on the side of the road," said Engles.What started out as a Tuesday evening bike ride for Engles' 12-year-old son, soon took a scary turn."He was looking at the car behind him and went
  • Thunder Top Mavs, Then Top West...Earn The Top Seed

    Thunder Top Mavs, Then Top West...Earn The Top Seed
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - With about 90 seconds remaining, Oklahoma City's fans stood in unison and began chanting.O-K-C! O-K-C!As the final moments wound down in a 135-86 win over the Dallas Mavericks, the still-standing Thunder fans celebrated a team that went from winning 24 games two seasons ago to having the best record in the Western Conference this season. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 15 points in one half of action, and the Thunder dominated a depleted Dallas squad on Sunday for the No. 1 s
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  • OSBI: Bodies found in Texas County after arrests made in missing mom's case

    OSBI: Bodies found in Texas County after arrests made in missing mom's case
    TEXAS COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) - The bodies of two people were found in rural Oklahoma Sunday, just one day after four arrests were made in connection to the two missing Kansas women.| READ MORE > Grandmother to missing mother’s kids in custody, along with her boyfriend >Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations announced Sunday night that they recovered the bodies in rural Texas County.The missing person alert was canceled Saturday by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol for Jilian Kelley and Vero
  • Cleanup underway after train derailment in Oklahoma

    Cleanup underway after train derailment in Oklahoma
    WYANDOTTE, Okla. — Residents of Wyandotte, Oklahoma are cleaning up after a massive train derailment Sunday night No injuries are reported.
    Just before 8:00 p.m., a train was going through town at a high rate of speed according to an eyewitness, appeared to come apart, throwing train cars into the yard of a nearby house."A train car looked like it decoupled from the front part of the train and shot straight up into the air," said Curtis George, an eyewitness. "The front of the train just k
  • Can dogs link words to certain objects like humans? A new study says yes

    Can dogs link words to certain objects like humans? A new study says yes
    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Many dog owners believe their pets understand and respond not only to commands such as “sit” and “stay,” but also to words referring to their favorite objects. “Bring me your ball” will often result in exactly that.But science has had trouble determining whether dogs and other animals genuinely activate a mental image in their minds when they hear the name of an object, something that would suggest a deeper grasp of lan
  • Community reacts to arrests made in connection to missing Kansas women

    Community reacts to arrests made in connection to missing Kansas women
    WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) -- Sunday marks 15 days since Jilian Kelley and Veronica Butler went missing. The search for the two continues.Four people have since been arrested in connection to the investigation.Tad Cullum, Tifany Adams, Cole Twombly, and Cora Twombly have all been booked on suspicion of two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of kidnapping and one count of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder.Bigfoot has been spotted in Kansas, kind of
    KSN's Anchor Julia Thatcher and Chief Ph
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  • Woman dead after bus hits group outside Hawaii cruise ship terminal

    Woman dead after bus hits group outside Hawaii cruise ship terminal
    HONOLULU (KHON) — A woman is dead and several others — including her family members — were injured after a shuttle bus crashed into a group of pedestrians in Honolulu.
    The bus, driven by a 57-year-old man, was dropping off customers at the cruise terminal in Honolulu Friday morning, according to authorities.
    The driver, who has not been identified, allegedly stepped out of the vehicle without realizing the shuttle was still moving. A nearby bystander reportedly alerted him of w
  • Here's the latest severe storm timeline

    Here's the latest severe storm timeline
    Late night storms are expected Monday with all hazards possible.
    There's an Enhanced Risk for severe thunderstorms late Monday, Monday night into Tuesday morning from the eastern TX Panhandle eastward across western into central OK. 
    Thunderstorms will likely develop along the dry line in western OK Monday evening and move into central OK late evening into the overnight.  Then, a second wave of storms is possible very late Monday night thru Tuesday morning.  All modes of severe we
  • The 'top' Chicago-style pizza isn't found in Chicago, according to Yelp analysis: 'Huh?'

    The 'top' Chicago-style pizza isn't found in Chicago, according to Yelp analysis: 'Huh?'
    (NEXSTAR/KTLA) – The best Chicago-style pizza, ironically, isn’t in the Windy City, according to a new ranking by Yelp.In honor of National Deep Dish Pizza Day earlier this month, the analysts at Yelp attempted to identify the "top 25 spots for Chicago-style pizza" based on the ratings and reviews of the site's online community.
    Surprisingly, however, only a single restaurant in the top ten was actually located in Chicago, and it wasn't even in the top spot.The top ten in the ranking
  • More women accuse 'Christian chiropractor' of sexually assaulting them during appointments

    More women accuse 'Christian chiropractor' of sexually assaulting them during appointments
    AVON, Ind. (WXIN) — More criminal charges have been filed against an Indiana chiropractor who is accused of presenting himself as a "Christian chiropractor" to make his female victims feel more comfortable and at ease before allegedly sexually assaulting them.Roc Byrd, 61, of Danville, was charged on Tuesday with four new counts of sexual battery, a Level 6 felony, along with a misdemeanor count of battery. These are but the latest charges filed against Byrd as more of the chiropractor's v
  • The Latest | Israel says 99% of drones and missiles launched by Iran were intercepted

    The Latest | Israel says 99% of drones and missiles launched by Iran were intercepted
    Israel praised the success of its defenses in the face of an unprecedented attack by Iran involving hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles while tensions ran high over a possible Israeli counter-strike.
    An Israeli military spokesman said Sunday the launches numbered more than 300, but 99% of them were intercepted. Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari said Iran fired 170 drones, more than 30 cruise missiles and more than 120 ballistic missiles. Several ballistic missiles reached Israeli te
  • Ready-to-build affordable housing coming to Guthrie

    Ready-to-build affordable housing coming to Guthrie
    GUTHRIE, Okla. (KFOR) — The city of Guthrie wants you to build a home and they're coming up with a plan to help to build two and three bedroom homes that look like historical Guthrie."A lot of the homes in our original townsite area have that bungalow, craftsman style type design," said Dan Kassik, the Director of Planning for the city of Guthrie.LOCAL NEWS: Key to home partners with homeless for shelter
    The program is called the BIG Initiative and the idea is to build and invest in Guthri
  • Kids of all ages line up for Masters autographs

    Kids of all ages line up for Masters autographs
    AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) - Little golf fans lining up to get autographs from their from their favorite Masters competitors Saturday.Kids of all ages lined up near the driving range, collecting signatures, fist bumps, and smiles from the world’s best golfers.One little girl was trying to fill up her whole Masters flag with player autographs.“So far I got 10 autographs. My dad really wants me to get his favorite player, so, I guess I better try," said Palmer Henry.Another girl remembers a s
  • 'Did you get the gnome?': Golf-centric Masters statue now a coveted collector item

    'Did you get the gnome?': Golf-centric Masters statue now a coveted collector item
    AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Gnomes, those quirky statues that people put in their gardens, are flying off the shelves at Augusta National.The Masters golf-centric gnomes have been selling out within a couple of hours each morning after the tournament gift shop opens. Patrons are more than willing to wait in hourlong lines for the $49.50 ceramic figurine that has become a highly coveted collector’s item.Augusta National has been selling the 1-foot-tall gnomes — which come in different c
  • Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's attack; Biden seeks diplomatic response

    Israel hails 'success' in blocking Iran's attack; Biden seeks diplomatic response
    TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel on Sunday hailed its successful air defenses in the face of an unprecedented attack by Iran, saying it and its allies thwarted 99% of the more than 300 drones and missiles launched toward its territory. But regional tensions remain high, amid fears of further escalation in the event of a possible Israeli counter-strike.U.S. President Joe Biden said he would convene a meeting of the Group of Seven advanced democracies on Sunday “to coordinate a unit
  • 2024 Masters Tournament | Sunday Updates

    2024 Masters Tournament | Sunday Updates
    AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) - It's Championship Sunday at the 88th Masters Tournament.2022 champion Scottie Scheffler (-7) enters Sunday's final round with a one-shot lead over two-time major champion Collin Morikawa. There are eight players within five shots of the lead.
    Masters champion Scottie Scheffler of the United States celebrates putting for an eagle on the No. 13 hole during the third round of the 2024 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, Saturday, April 13, 2024. (Photo courtesy:
  • Did you know there's a 10-day stretch of palindrome dates this month

    Did you know there's a 10-day stretch of palindrome dates this month
    CLEVELAND (WJW) - Here's an interesting fact: There's a 10-day stretch of palindrome dates occurring in April.
    So, what does that mean? A palindrome is a word or number sequence (in this case, a date) that can be read the same way forward and backward.A “universal palindrome” reads the same whether written as “Month/Day/Year” as the United States does, or “Day/Month/Year” as many other countries do.The 10-day stretch begins Saturday, April 20, and continues th
  • Israel says Iran launched more than 300 drones and missiles, 99% of which were intercepted

    Israel says Iran launched more than 300 drones and missiles, 99% of which were intercepted
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Booms and air raid sirens sounded across Israel early Sunday after Iran launched hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles in an unprecedented revenge mission that pushed the Middle East closer to a regionwide war. A military spokesman said the launches numbered more than 300 but 99% of them were intercepted.Calling the outcome “a very significant strategic success,” Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari said Iran fired 170 drones, more than 30 cruise missil
  • Booms and sirens in Israel after Iran launches over 200 missiles and drones in unprecedented attack

    Booms and sirens in Israel after Iran launches over 200 missiles and drones in unprecedented attack
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Booms and air raid sirens sounded across Israel early Sunday after Iran launched hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles in an unprecedented revenge mission that pushed the Middle East closer to a regionwide war.
    The attack marked the first time Iran has launched a direct military assault on Israel, despite decades of enmity dating back to the country’s 1979 Islamic Revolution. Condemnation from the United Nations chief and others was swift, with F
  • Booms and sirens in Israel after Iran launches ballistic missiles and drones in unprecedented attack

    Booms and sirens in Israel after Iran launches ballistic missiles and drones in unprecedented attack
    JERUSALEM (AP) — Booms and air raid sirens sounded in Jerusalem early Sunday after Iran launched dozens of drones and ballistic missiles toward Israel in an unprecedented revenge mission that pushed the Middle East ever closer to a regionwide war.
    The attack marked the first time Iran has launched a direct military assault on Israel, despite decades of enmity dating back to the country’s 1979 Islamic Revolution. Condemnation was swift, with France saying that “Iran has crossed
  • City Care's Night Shelter offers 'Pet Hotel' for guests

    City Care's Night Shelter offers 'Pet Hotel' for guests
    OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) - City Care wants the unsheltered population to know they can still seek a warm bed even if they have a four-legged companion."They spend their entire day getting ignored by everyone around them," said Ian Apfelbaum with City Care.LOCAL NEWS: Edmond family grows unexpectedly after pet octopus lays eggs
    Apfelbaum said for the unsheltered "man's best friend" means something deeper.
    "Their animals, a lot of times, are the only thing that love them unconditionally throughout the
  • Grandmother to missing mother's kids in custody, along with her boyfriend

    Grandmother to missing mother's kids in custody, along with her boyfriend
    CIMMARON COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) - Moments ago the grandmother to Veronica Butler's kids was arrested and booked into Texas County Jail. Butler and Jilian Kelley were headed to pick up those kids two weeks ago before they vanished.
    The two names of those arrested came from NewsNation, a sister company of KFOR. NewsNation reporters on the scene Saturday were there while arrests were being made.
    Tifany Adams, 54, and her boyfriend Tad Cullum were booked, per reporter Nancy Loo.
    According to Loo, seve
  • Iran launches drone strikes on Israel: IDF

    Iran launches drone strikes on Israel: IDF
    (The Hill) — Iran has launched a wave of drone strikes toward Israel, the White House and Israeli Defense Forces said Saturday, widening fears of a regional war in the Middle East.The IDF on Saturday afternoon said in a Telegram post that Iran launched the drones from its country “a short while ago.”A spokesperson for the National Security Council said President Biden was being regularly updated on the unfolding situation and would meet with his national security team
  • OSBI has four in custody in missing Kansas women case

    OSBI has four in custody in missing Kansas women case
    WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has four people in custody in connection to the disappearance of Veronica Butler and Jilian Kelley.
    The OSBI tells KSN's Julia Thatcher one was arrested in Texas County, Oklahoma and three were arrested in Cimarron County. All four are being processed in Texas County.
    OSBI tells KSN they are searching a wide area of Texas County for the missing women, who were last heard from 14 days ago.This is a developing story. KSN will
  • OSBI arrests four on suspicion of murder of Kansas women

    OSBI arrests four on suspicion of murder of Kansas women
    WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has four people in custody in connection to the disappearance of Veronica Butler and Jilian Kelley.The OSBI tells KSN's Julia Thatcher one was arrested in Texas County, Oklahoma and three were arrested in Cimarron County. All four are being processed in Texas County.
    All four individuals were arrested on suspicion of two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of kidnapping and one count of conspiracy to commit first-degre
  • OSBI arrests four on suspicion of murder in missing Kansas women case

    OSBI arrests four on suspicion of murder in missing Kansas women case
    WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has four people in custody in connection to the disappearance of Veronica Butler and Jilian Kelley.The OSBI tells KSN's Julia Thatcher one was arrested in Texas County, Oklahoma and three were arrested in Cimarron County. All four are being processed in Texas County.
    The OSBI said all four were arrested on suspicion of two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of kidnapping and one count of conspiracy to commit first-deg
  • OJ Simpson didn’t ‘act alone,’ says former manager

    OJ Simpson didn’t ‘act alone,’ says former manager
    (NewsNation) — O.J. Simpson’s ex-manager claims the former football star did not “act alone” in the killings that a jury acquitted him of.In an interview with NewsNation’s Elizabeth Vargas, Norman Pardo said Simpson had help in the killings of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman.“O.J. was with the guy who [committed the murders] at the beginning, but after O.J. got cut, he ran out and left,” said Pardo. “So, O.J. wasn't really there for all the mu
  • Moore Police respond to juvenile with gunshot wound

    Moore Police respond to juvenile with gunshot wound
    MOORE, Okla. (KFOR) — The Moore Police Department are currently investigating a shooting near Northwest 27th Street and Yorkshire Ave, in Moore.
    Authorities have confirmed that one person, a juvenile, had been shot in the leg. They are currently being transported to a hospital.
    Drivers in the area are advised to seek an alternative route at this time.
    KFOR will provide more updates once they are available.

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