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A new study finds Oklahoma has one of the highest rates of vaccine-preventable COVID deaths in the countryIf 100% of eligible adults had been fully vaccinated, the analysis concludes, 5,833 of the 14,380 Oklahomans known to have been killed by the virus might still be alive today.
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the fatal shooting of a knife-wielding man by a police officer in Sallisaw.
The anticipation had been building the last few weeks for the PGA Championship, just like it was for the Masters. And just like the last major, the hype was more about who played than who had a chance to win.
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The toll, as compiled by Johns Hopkins University, doesn't include the deaths of those who couldn't get care for other diseases, or the many deaths feared unrecorded.
The New York Times columnist says the stroke forced him to choose: He could focus on what had been lost, or on what remained. His memoir is The Beauty of Dusk. Originally broadcast March 22, 2022.
"Like a well-curated playlist, 'The Candy House' uses chapter breaks to switch perspectives and tempos without killing the mood, and each sensuous little story feels like a peek through the blinds at people whose larger journeys we can only guess at." -- The Philadelphia Inquirer
South Carolina's governor signed into law a bill that would ban transgender students from playing girls' or women's sports in public schools and colleges.
Poland's abortion laws are among the strictest in Europe. Advocates are seeking to help Ukrainian refugees who wish to terminate a pregnancy — including women raped by Russian soldiers during the war.
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- A suspect has been arrested in a Dallas salon shooting investigated as a hate crime
- Hezbollah and its allies lose their majority in Lebanon's parliament
- The military's UFO database now has info from about 400 reported incidents
- U.N. and advocates raise concerns of abortion access for Ukrainian refugees in Poland