Archive: 04/19/18: Thursday
Emergency Crews Respond To Reported Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-35
Emergency crews are responding to a reported multi-vehicle crash on I-35 in Oklahoma City. According to the report, the crash occurred at I-35 and Hefner Road in the northbound lanes. This is a developing story. We’ll update as more information becomes available.
OU Professor Recounts Deadly Southwest Flight
News 9 sat down with an OU Social Justice Professor who was two seats away from the woman who died on the tragic Southwest Airlines flight Tuesday. Hollie Mackey gave a detailed account of what she saw, and how she felt during the flight. "Hopefully Jennifer knew that she wasn't alone. Whatever she was thinking, whatever she was feeling," said Mackey who was sitting in the aisle seat on the 14th row. Jennifer Riordan, 43, was sitting in the window seat n...
OU's Kyler Murray A Top 50 MLB Prospect, According To ESPN Analyst
With spring football in the rearview for Kyler Murray, the two-sport athlete can now fully focus on the remainder of the OU baseball season, and also the Major League Baseball Draft. ESPN's Keith Law ranks Murray as the 36th best draft prospect in the country.
Multiple Checkpoints Planned Across Oklahoma To Combat Drug-Impaired Driving
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol and other local law enforcement agencies will team up to conduct ENDUI checkpoints and saturation patrols across the state during a 42-hour enhanced enforcement campaign to end drug-impaired driving.
Congressman Bridenstine Confirmed NASA Administrator
Former Congressman Jim Bridenstine was confirmed as the new NASA administrator Thursday. The vote on the Senate floor was 50-49 in favor of Representative. Bridenstine. With the nomination confirmed it makes Bridenstine the first member of Congress to lead NASA.
Canadian Woman Cries As She Is Sentenced In $16M "Cocaine Cruise" Seen On Instagram
CANBERRA, Australia -- A Canadian woman broke down in tears in an Australian court on Wednesday when she was sentenced to eight years in prison for her part in an attempt to smuggle cocaine worth $16 million into Sydney in luggage aboard a luxury cruise ship.