Archive: 08/07/18: Tuesday
OU Athletics Introduces Clear Bag, Metal Detector Policies For 2018-19
The University of Oklahoma will join professional sports leagues and many of its college peers this fall when it introduces a clear bag policy and walk-through metal detectors at home football games and all other home athletics events.
HGTV Bought 'The Brady Bunch' House And Plans To Restore ItHere's the story of a cable network that outbid a boy band singer for the "Brady Bunch" house. HGTV is the new owner of the iconic home from the classic TV series, The Hollywood Reporter reported Tuesday as the channel won a bidding war that included NSYNC's Lance Bass. The selling price wasn't revealed, but offers were said to exceed the $1,885,000 asking price. "I am excited to share that HGTV is the winning bidder and will restore the Brady Bunch home to ...
'Green The Vote' Leaders Admit To Inflating Numbers To Get Recreational Marijuana On Ballot
Green The Vote board leaders have admitted they inflated the number of signatures they received in an attempt to get recreational marijuana on the ballot in Oklahoma. Tuesday, leaders posted a video on Facebook Live, saying the reported 132,000 signatures were an inflated number. The actual drive got between 73,000 and 78,000 signatures, Green the Vote said. One of the members said in the video, "I have let you down. The numbers that I counted are not the numbers I was given. ...
Government Watchdog Questions Whether Border Wall Is Worth The Cost
A nonpartisan government watchdog says it can't currently determine whether building President Trump's southern border wall is the most effective use of federal funds, and that the project is at an "increased risk" of costing "more than projected."