A two-alarm fire engulfs the River Chase Apartments near 81 st and Riverside. The blaze was reported about five yesterday afternoon. Tulsa Fire fighter Andy Little says the blaze was easy to spot as the flames were through the roof when the first fire trucks rolled to the scene. No residents were injured, however two firefighters were treated for heat exhaustion. 16-apartment units were destroyed. The cause of the fire s under investigation.
The estate of Amber Hilberling is suing the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. The Tulsa World reports the family claims the DOC did not do enough to save her life. Hilberling committed suicide in prison. She was serving time for pushing her husband out a high-rise window at their University Club Apartment in Tulsa.
Brett Kavanaugh is not the first presidential nominee to have his run to the Supreme Court frozen at the finish line by a woman's accusations. Throughout this week of turmoil in Washington, the historical backstory has been the 1991 confrontation between Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas and a former colleague named Anita Hill. The classic clash of his and her testimony forced the reopening of Thomas' confirmation hearings and mesmerized a national TV audience for days. Hill won many...