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Civilians congratulate each other after they survive the fight between Iraqi security forces and Islamic State militants in a neighborhood recently liberated from the militia on the eastern side of Mosul, Iraq, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed)

ISIS militants routed from eastern Mosul

Iraq's military says government troops are now in "full control" of eastern Mosul after routing Islamic State militants from that part of the northern Iraqi city. Army Lt. Gen. Talib Shaghati, who commands the Iraqi counter-terrorism forces, says the success of the Iraqi forces is "unprecedented." The advance - more ...

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Legislation to fund coal miner health plans is unveiled

Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell on Tuesday introduced legislation to maintain health benefits for retired union coal miners whose companies have declared bankruptcy in recent years. McConnell was among those who successfully worked last year to provide a four-month extension of health benefits that protected 16,000 miners whose benefits would ...

Girl shows up at school sporting numerous bruises

Tulsa officers were called out to Nathan Hale High School on Tuesday for a possible child abuse case. When the officers arrived at the scene, they came into contact with a 16-year-old girl.  She reportedly had numerous bruises. The girl was taken to the Children's Advocacy Center. "She was seen ...

Crews set to work on Signal Hill this week

KRMG has learned the city of Tulsa is replacing two inches of asphalt on the Yale roadway, between 81st and 91st. The Signal Hill project is scheduled for tomorrow and Friday. Residents living in the area say the roadway is dangerous and they're glad something is being done. "I've lived ...

Another Sooner in trouble with the law

An University of Oklahoma football player has been suspended indefinitely. The university released a statement Tuesday night, announcing cornerback Parrish Cobb's punishment.  This comes after an arrest warrant was issued. Wacotrib.com reports Cobb is wanted in connection with an armed robbery is Bellmead, Texas.  The incident happened outside of a ...

Suspect in Christmas Day shooting tracked down

A man accused of a domestic shooting on Christmas Day in Edmond, has been taken into custody. U.S. Marshals found 36-year-old Adrian Permetter in North Augusta, S.C., on Tuesday.  Edmond  police tell an Oklahoma City newspaper everything started during a domestic argument between Permetter and the unidentified victim.  This reportedly ...

Arrest made in burned body homicide

A man is behind bars as a person of interest in a homicide near Fort Gibson Lake on Sunday.  

Wagoner County deputies arrested Cody Thompson Tuesday evening in Okay, Oklahoma.

He was arrested on a warrant for arson, related to a mobile home fire last month.

Thompson also will be ...

FILE - In this April 2, 2016, file photo, former President George H. W. Bush waves as he arrives at NRG Stadium before the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game between Villanova and Oklahoma in Houston. Houston-area media are quoting former President George H.W. Bush's chief of staff as saying that Bush has been hospitalized in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

Former Pres. Geo. H.W. Bush hospitalized

Former President George H.W. Bush is being hospitalized in Houston. The former president's chief of staff Jean Becker tells local media that Bush was recently admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital after becoming ill. She didn't go into detail about the health of the 92-year-old. Bush's office announced earlier this month ...

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Volkswagen balks at order to buy back diesel car

Volkswagen is fighting a court order to pay a customer back for the car he bought. Volkswagen says it will appeal against a court's decision that it should buy back a German customer's diesel car.    Nicolai Laude, a VW spokesman, says the company expects the verdict to be overturned. ...

Man shot twice after answering knock at door

It's no help when police hear this after a shooting: Tulsa Police Captain Eric Nelson said, "The victim and other witnesses were not very cooperative during the investigation." Someone had knocked on the door, but then the two suspects outside asked for the victim and that's when the man was ...

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NFL dismisses report claiming Lady Gaga can't talk Trump at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Pop star Lady Gaga is weeks away from headlining the Super Bowl Halftime Show, but one report says she won't be able to talk about the election or President-elect Donald Trump, who will be inaugurated as president by the time of the show. >> Read more trending stories According to ...

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Person drives $385K Ferrari off bridge in Austin, goes airborne for 40 feet

A person who was charged with driving under the influence drove a $385,000 Ferrari off a bridge in Austin, Texas, went airborne for 40 feet and crashed into the woods while speeding on Friday night, Austin fire officials said Tuesday. >> Read more trending stories  The driver and two other ...

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Dating website matches Trump supporters

One California man wants to "make dating great again" with a Trump-themed dating website. Trump Singles is a not-quite-new, but suddenly ignore-at-your-own-peril dating site is aimed squarely at supporters of the president-elect. >> Read more trending stories Founder David Goss launched the site in May 2016 for "like minded" people ...

A sign on the exterior of a Lowe's home improvement warehouse. &nbsp;(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lowe's lays off about 2,400 assistant store managers

Lowe’s laid off thousands of assistant store managers Tuesday, company officials said. >> Read more trending stories  A company spokeswoman said the layoffs are part of a new store staffing model. The new model will result in the reduction of approximately 1 to 2 assistant store manager positions per store, ...

A Baltimore teacher (not picrtured) says her submission of a personalized Wells Fargo debit card that contained the message "Black Lives Matter" was rejected for being "offensive and antisocial."&nbsp;(Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo rejects 'offensive and antisocial' Black Lives Matter debit card

A schoolteacher in Baltimore, Maryland, says her submission of a personalized Wells Fargo debit card that contained the message "Black Lives Matter" was rejected for being "offensive and antisocial." >> Read more trending stories The Washington Post reported that Rachel Nash, who is white, came up with the idea for ...

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Why Garth Brooks said no to the Trump inauguration

Garth Brooks has been getting some flack on social media in the past few days for not performing at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration in Washington, D.C. Until he set the record straight on his weekly Facebook Live show, we had no way of knowing if Brooks had even been asked ...

The Golden State Warrior's Klay Thompson signs autographs for young fans.

NBA considers changing game over millennials’ short attention spans

NBA basketball games are shorter than the other major league sports games like football and hockey, but the last minutes of a game can drag on for a considerable time. Commissioner Adam Silver said last week the league is considering making changes so they don’t lose millennials, who are tuning ...

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Teen survives crash that killed best friend by clinging to tree overnight

A teenage girl survived a car crash that killed her best friend after she swam to safety and spent the night in a tree. >> Read more trending stories   Jenna Santos and Natalie Griffin were driving back home to Castro Valley in early January after a road trip. According to KGO, their ...

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Monkey goes missing

Israel's largest zoo is scrambling to find a monkey who swung out of a tree and escaped from the wildlife park near Tel Aviv. The "Safari," located in the adjacent city of Ramat Gan, is asking the public to help find Kuner, a 17-year-old wedge-capped capuchin monkey who fled on ...

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Thousands of medical records may have been compromised

Officials at Children's Hospital Los Angeles say a laptop stolen from a physician's car last year may have contained personal health information for nearly 3,600 patients. The Los Angeles Daily News reports thousands of families whose children were treated at the hospital will receive letters this week notifying them that ...

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