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Wyandotte Nation

Land Returned to Wyandotte Nation

A Methodist Episcopal Church missionary society is returning 3 acres held in trust for the Wyandotte Nation since members were forced from their homes in 1843. The Blade reports the property that includes a stone church and cemetery is in northern Ohio's Upper Sandusky. A procession and ceremony marking the return to the Wyandotte Nation is set for Saturday afternoon. A document formalizing the trust agreement said the Wyandotte people wanted the missionary society to protect the church and...

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University of Tulsa

Tulsa Hurricane Tops Wyoming

Shamari Brooks' 19-yard touchdown run and a fumble recovery at the 3-yard line lifted Tulsa past Wyoming 24-21 in a wild final four minutes to snap the Cowboys' seven-game win streak on Saturday. Trailing the entire second half, Wyoming (3-1) scored twice in the fourth quarter and Sean Chambers' 15-yard run boosted the Cowboys back into the lead, 21-14, with 5:25 left in the game. Tulsa (2-2) answered with a lightning 75-yard drive, capped by Brooks' 19-yard score to lead 24-21 with 3:26...

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On Ukraine Call, Biden Says Trump Is 'Violating Every Basic Norm Of A President'

Joe Biden, the former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate, is accusing President Trump of "an overwhelming abuse of power." Biden's comments on Saturday come amid reports that President Trump urged the leader of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, to investigate Biden's son during a phone conversation this summer. According to multiple reports, what was allegedly said during that July 25 conversation between Trump and the Ukrainian president is now at the center of an intelligence...

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Go Forward, Move Ahead

On the Next All This Jazz: Trane Songs (for Coltrane's Birthday)

Listen for the next All This Jazz, starting at 9pm on Saturday the 21st, right here on KWGS / Public Radio Tulsa. Our program's third-hour theme -- running in the 11pm-to-midnight hour and Totally Undoubtedly Worth Staying Up For -- will be Trane Songs …as John Coltrane would have turned 93 on 9/23. Our birthday tribute to Trane (who died in 1967) will feature the likes of Hilton Ruiz, Steve Kuhn, Conrad Herwig, and Kurt Elling -- plus, we’ll offer a taste of the soon-to-be-released (!)...

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Denis McGilvray/The Rhythm Atlas

The Rhythm Atlas - 2nd Birthday Special!

The Rhythm Atlas 2nd Birthday Special
Sunday, September 22, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. on KWGS Public Radio 89.5 | LISTEN LIVE The Rhythm Atlas is turning 2! Join host Denis McGilvray as he celebrates the show’s 2nd birthday with a special hour of well-known American and British pop and rock hits as covered by artists from all around the world. You’ll hear an eclectic mix of familiar songs from the 1930s to the present in some unexpected and highly entertaining musical contexts: a 60s garage...

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The Definition Of 'They'

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Merriam-Webster has added over 500 words, phrases and abbreviations to the dictionary, but one new definition for the word 'they' is causing a stir.

A British oil tanker detained by Iran will soon be released, according to an Iranian maritime official.

The tanker, the Stena Impero, was seized along with its crew by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in the Strait of Hormuz on July 19 for alleged marine violations.

Michel Martin speaks with Christopher Bonner, a historian at the University of Maryland, about the significance of the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, which was issued on Sept. 22, 1862.

Hispanic Or Latino?

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Michel Martin speaks with freelance writer Isabelia Herrera about rebranding "Hispanic Heritage Month."

On Sunday, hundreds of people gathered to remember the life and commemorate the death of the Pizol glacier in the Swiss Alps.

More than 200 people hiked up to the glacier, where a priest gave a speech and mourners laid flowers on the ground, Alessandra Degiacomi, coordinator of the Swiss Association for Climate Protection and organizer of the funeral procession told CNN.

Ahead of a week when President Trump will have his first face-to-face meeting with the Ukrainian president, Democratic calls for investigation of Trump's communications with Ukraine have intensified.

What Pittsburgh police first called a medical situation that left three people dead and four hospitalized is now believed to be an isolated drug overdose incident.

"We do not believe this particular incident is going to be widespread," Pittsburgh police commander for narcotics Jason Lando said. "So we are not in a situation where we expect people to be found in an overdosed state all over the city."

Early Sunday morning, a 911 call was placed for an unresponsive man at an apartment building on the city's South Side.

A white former Dallas police officer who shot and killed her unarmed black neighbor in his apartment goes on trial in Dallas on Monday.

The former officer, Amber Guyger said she entered the wrong apartment thinking it was her own, and shot 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean because she thought he was a burglar.

The other day, I went down to the National Mall here in Washington, D.C., and heard the sound of hope in sweet, strong, young voices.

A youth choir and chamber ensemble from Haiti are on a U.S. tour that's taken them from Maine to Manhattan to Kentucky over the past month. This stop was in a lush garden of the Smithsonian museums. The tour is meant to showcase Haiti's rich musical heritage — and to raise awareness of the country's rebuilding efforts.

We all know we should be exercising, but wanting to is a different story. But what if your exercise regime was the highlight of your week, a chance not just to get active but to see all of your friends?

Enter soul line dancing.

Soul line dancing – like country line dancing – is really just choreographed dance moves that you do in a group, without a partner. The Electric Slide is a classic example. The "soul" part comes from the music used — like R & B, hip hop, soul and contemporary hits.

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