Latest Daily Oklahoman Stories

2007-06-28 15:03:56

By The Daily Oklahoman Jun. 28--A slow-moving upper level storm system will mean at least 24 hours of more rainy weather for much of the Sooner State. Heavy rains have closed roads across the state and officials are urging motorist to avoid high water.

2007-04-29 12:00:31

By Jim Killackey, The Daily Oklahoman Apr. 29--Wanting to help infertile couples and needing some cash, a University of Oklahoma junior recently traveled to the Tulsa Fertility Center, spent less than an hour in the final phase of donating her fertile eggs and walked out the door with $5,500.

2006-11-20 03:00:41

By Ken Raymond,, The Daily Oklahoman Nov. 19--This time of year, Barb Murcer-Green's thoughts turn to Rob Andrew. She can't help it. Five years have passed since Andrew, an Oklahoma City advertising executive, was murdered by his estranged wife and her lover, but the sorrow still is fresh.

2006-10-30 09:00:48

By Susan Simpson, The Daily Oklahoman Oct. 30--Glowing portraits, creaky noises, shadowy figures.

Word of the Day
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.