VINITA, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma's top law enforcement agency is investigating the shooting of a high school coach who's in critical condition. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says the shooting happened Friday night at a Vinita home, where attorney Karl Jones and high school coach Jason Sauer began arguing. Jones has been arrested and is being held on a complaint of shooting with intent to kill.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the government's plan. The Oklahoma-based Council of Confederated Chilocco Tribes says the federal agency didn't inform the five tribes about chemicals it plans to on grounds the tribes consider sacred because more than 100 children are buried there. The government insists the chemicals it wants to use are harmless.
POTEAU, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma judge has bound a 39-year-old man over for trial in the 2009 smothering death of his wife. Donald Bocephus Wilson will be arraigned Jan. 16 in LeFlore County on a count of first-degree murder in the death of his 23-year-old wife, Jody Rilee-Wilson.
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A company that's developing a process intended to produce cleaner-burning coal plans to start operating a new test plant in northeast Wyoming by next summer. Clean Coal Technologies CEO Robin Eves announced the company's test facility should arrive from Tulsa, Oklahoma, about the end of January. Clean Coal says its process produces a coal product with fewer harmful emissions when burned, including carbon dioxide.
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