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OCU's Meinders School of Business hosts buddhist conference


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Greg Horton
Buddhists from around Oklahoma will gather at Meinders School of Business on the Oklahoma City University campus Friday evening and all-day Saturday for the 10th annual Oklahoma Buddhist Conference. T...
 
Thursday, October 2, 2008

Former Oklahoma governor co-chairs Catholics for McCain


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Greg Horton
Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating, along with U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan., chairs Catholics for McCain, a Washington, D.C.-based lobbying and grassroots-organizing group. According to Keating, ...
 
Thursday, September 18, 2008

Oklahoma City siblings create Bluetooth motorcycle helmet


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Greg Horton
Three Oklahoma City siblings are bringing Bluetooth to motorcyclists by integrating the technology into the helmet, freeing riders from clumsy cell phone calls and cumbersome headpieces. Blutek, the s...
 
Thursday, September 11, 2008

A Kindertransport kid found his way to Oklahoma


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Greg Horton
On Sept. 1, 1939, the last Kindertransport departed Nazi-occupied territory bound for England. From December 1938 to September 1939, an estimated 10,000 Jewish children " from infants to age 17 " were...
 
Thursday, September 11, 2008

Oklahoma college presidents not signing drinking-age petition


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Greg Horton
Presidents at more than 100 American universities, including some very prominent schools, are calling on elected officials to "support an informed and dispassionate debate" concerning the impact of th...
 
Thursday, August 28, 2008

Two metro men head to Canada to say vows


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Greg Horton
David McClendon and Matthew Haire will be flying to Vancouver, British Columbia, to be married on Aug. 29. The Norman couple will celebrate their eighth anniversary as partners by marrying in spite of...
 
Thursday, August 21, 2008

Conservative radio host, political activist plans local speech


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Greg Horton
Richard Land, a well-known conservative radio host and political activist, will be the keynote speaker for this year's Capital Baptist Association's ethics and religious liberty seminar Tuesday at the...
 
Thursday, August 14, 2008

Try these 20 wines, each available for less than $20


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Greg Horton
One of the joys of every oenophile is finding a little-known bottle hiding on the stacks at your favorite liquor store, taking it home and discovering you've made a great choice. Now that gas prices...
 
Thursday, July 17, 2008

Oklahoma senators sign CO2 emission declaration


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Greg Horton
Oklahoma Sens. Tom Coburn and James Inhofe are signatories on a new environmental statement co-written by the Southern Baptist Convention's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the Family Resear...
 
Thursday, July 17, 2008

Some Catholics propose opening ordination to women, the married


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Greg Horton
As of June 17, the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City's closing or reassigning seven churches in rural Oklahoma towns became effective. Churches in Grandfield, Maud and Rush Springs are shutting their doors...
 
Thursday, July 3, 2008

OU religious studies program has new head honcho


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Greg Horton
Charles Kimball, the former chair of the religious studies department at Wake Forest University and author of "When Religion Becomes Evil," will assume his new position as director of the religious st...
 
Thursday, June 12, 2008

Oklahoma FreeWheel will attract nearly 1,000 bicyclists


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Greg Horton
Starting Sunday, approximately 1,000 riders will participate in the 30th annual Oklahoma FreeWheel bicycle tour. The tour begins in Marietta, near the Texas border, and concludes six days and about 41...
 
Thursday, June 5, 2008

Christians United for Israel founder heads to OKC


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Greg Horton
John Hagee, the senior pastor of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas, and founder of Christians United for Israel, will be in Oklahoma City on June 29 as the keynote speaker in a CUFI event, "Nig...
 
Thursday, June 5, 2008

Clergy tax exemption garners increasing scrutiny


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Greg Horton
Nonprofit charities control $2 trillion in assets in the United States. These charities fall under the Internal Revenue Service's tax code category 501(c)(3), a provision that allows charities and oth...
 
Thursday, May 29, 2008

American Indian activists cross Oklahoma to raise environmental, sacred-site awareness


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Greg Horton
American Indian activists will be in Oklahoma through Tuesday participating in The Longest Walk 2, a commemoration of the original Longest Walk in 1978. Participants left Berkeley, Calif., on Feb. 10 ...
 
Thursday, May 8, 2008
 
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