In Your Corner: Storm shelter installer hiding out
OKLA. CITY ? Gabriela Meillon says contractor, Jeronimo Marquez, targeted her and others on Facebook. ?I gave him a thousand dollars,? she said. More than a dozen families, all Hispanic, say Marquez took their cash, but failed to deliver and install their storm shelters. Some of the families spent years saving up for a shelter. [?]
NEO Honors Top 10 Freshmen
Northeastern Oklahoma AM College (NEO) celebrated 10 of its brightest student leaders during their sixth annual ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 12.Established in 2009, the Top Ten Freshmen program is sponsored by NEO's Center for Academic Success and Advisement and President's Partners. The keynote speaker was sponsored by the American Indian Center for Excellence this year. NEO College President ...
B.C. taxi owners wield clout to fight Uber (with video)
To many economists and consumer advocates, the debate over whether to let Uber, the hyper-aggressive $18-billion San Francisco upstart shaking up the global taxi industry, operate in B.C. should end in a resounding yes. More competition and choice should, in theory at least, mean better service and lower prices in cities like Vancouver, where it?s often maddeningly difficult to find a cab.
NFL's British accent: England has a very real passion for "American football," but that doesn't mean the UK wants ...
There are a lot of Cowboys fans walking out of the Wembley Park Underground station, but when they try screaming the catchphrase -- "HOW BOUT THEM COWBOYS?" -- it's a staccato, nasal-sounding thing; "Ah bat 'em Cow Boys, ?en?!," as opposed to the usual twangy battering ram. The accents are not unsettling; the amount of Robert Griffin III Washington jerseys locking arm in arm with ragged Aikman ...
Athletics: Thousands Run in 7th Annual Humana Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio
San Antonio residents Jacob Buhler and Liza Howard win 7th annual marathon.
Montgomery County and Frederick County home sales
Listings of homes sold recently in Montgomery and Frederick counties.
The surprisingly large carbon paw print of your beloved pet
Humans are far from the only animals soiling the planet. Dogs alone are responsible for 10 million tons of waste