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SEC unanimously votes to invite Texas, Oklahoma to join conference

The 14 SEC presidents and chancellors voted unanimously on Thursday to extend invitations to Big 12 co-founders Oklahoma and Texas to join their league, leaving one final formality before the deal is done: OU and Texas have to officially accept the offer, which could happen as soon as Friday.

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SEC unanimously votes to invite Texas, Oklahoma to join conference

All-female crew to make boxing broadcast history

Crystina Poncher and Mikaela Mayer will make history in August - by standing outside of the ring instead of inside of it. When Mayer and Poncher call the international broadcast of the Joshua Franco-Andrew Moloney card on Aug. 14 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, they'll become the first-ever all-female broadcast team to call a boxing match.

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All-female crew to make boxing broadcast history

SEC officially invites powerhouses Oklahoma and Texas to join in 2025: Beleaguered Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to 'destabilize' conference by encouraging other school defections

Southeastern Conference university presidents voted Thursday to invite Texas and Oklahoma to the league and create a lucrative 16-team powerhouse league The latest step in a move that has potential to help reshape college sports came two days after Texas and Oklahoma requested to join the SEC in 2025 That schedule coincides with the expiration of their ongoing Big 12 media deal

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SEC officially invites powerhouses Oklahoma and Texas to join in 2025: Beleaguered Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to 'destabilize' conference by encouraging other school defections

SEC officially invites powerhouses Oklahoma and Texas to join in 2025: Beleaguered Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to 'destabilize' conference by encouraging other school defections

Southeastern Conference university presidents voted Thursday to invite Texas and Oklahoma to the league and create a lucrative 16-team powerhouse league The latest step in a move that has potential to help reshape college sports came two days after Texas and Oklahoma requested to join the SEC in 2025 That schedule coincides with the expiration of their ongoing Big 12 media deal

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SEC officially invites powerhouses Oklahoma and Texas to join in 2025: Beleaguered Big 12 accuses ESPN of trying to 'destabilize' conference by encouraging other school defections

Gwen Stefani's husband Blake Shelton comments on friends missing intimate wedding

The Voice stars got married in Oklahoma Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton had an intimate wedding at their Oklahoma ranch over the Fourth of July weekend, but The Voice star has spoken out about how his friends felt about the small guest list. During an appearance on The Storme Warren Show on SiriusXM’s The Highway, Blake addressed the fact that a lot of his friends didn't make it to the ceremony.

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Gwen Stefani's husband Blake Shelton comments on friends missing intimate wedding

ESPN says Big 12 allegations ‘entirely without merit’

ESPN responded Thursday to the Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby’s accusations of attempting to destabilize his beleaguered conference by saying it has engaged in no wrongful conduct and “there is nothing to cease and desist.“ “The accusations you made are entirely without merit,” ESPN executive Burke Magnus, president of programming and content, said in a letter to Bowslby that was released by the network.

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ESPN says Big 12 allegations ‘entirely without merit’

Facebook adds new PRAYER function and OnlyFans-style priest subscriptions

FACEBOOK has launched new 'prayer tools' which offer US megachurches the chance to raise funds and listen to prayer requests. The move comes as the tech giant is said to be focusing on becoming the main social media forum for religious communities. 1 Monthly subscription models, similar to that used by adult site OnlyFans, allow church goers to pay rollings fees for exclusive content like messages from church leaders.

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Facebook adds new PRAYER function and OnlyFans-style priest subscriptions

GOP lawmaker reveals how he comforted distraught officer who shot Ashli Babbitt

‘He was physically and emotionally distraught. I actually gave him a hug and I said, ‘Sir, you did what you had to do’,’ Oklahoma Republican says GOP lawmaker comforted officer who shot Ashli Babbitt during Capitol riot GOP Representative Markwayne Mullin of Oklahoma has revealed how he comforted the distraught officer who shot and killed Ashli Babbitt, one of the Trump supporters who entered the Capitol on 6 January.

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GOP lawmaker reveals how he comforted distraught officer who shot Ashli Babbitt

Man who shot woman after she stole swastika flag says it was 'Antifa'

A FAR-right gunman, who shot a woman four times with AR-15 for ripping down his Nazi flag, has said he thought it was an Antifa attack. Alexander Feaster, 46, claims he feared an "imminent Antifa attack on his home" when he shot Kyndal McVey, 27, in Hunter, Oklahoma last June.

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Man who shot woman after she stole swastika flag says it was 'Antifa'

Shooting star state! Moment a fiery meteor streaks across the sky above a Texas highway

A driver's dashcam caught the meteor that passed over Texas on Sunday night The American Meteor Society said it received more than 300 reports It was seen in neighboring states including Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Arkansas Southern Norway had a meteor sighting early on Sunday morning A driver’s dashcam caught the stunning moment a meteor passed over northern Texas on Sunday night.

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Shooting star state! Moment a fiery meteor streaks across the sky above a Texas highway

Texas, Oklahoma submit request to join powerhouse SEC

Texas and Oklahoma submitted a request Tuesday to join the Southeastern Conference, with SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey saying the league would consider it in the “near future.” A day after the Big 12 schools notified the league that they would not be extending an agreement that binds conference members to 2025, the schools publicly stated for the first time they want to join the powerhouse SEC.

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Texas, Oklahoma submit request to join powerhouse SEC

Oklahoma man, 46, who shot woman, 26, in the back four times for tearing down Nazi flag outside his home says he feared an 'imminent ANTIFA attack' as he claims Stand Your Ground defense

of Oklahoma, 46, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon and shooting with intent to kill after he shot a then-26-year-old Kydal McVey, who stole one of two Nazi flags on his lawn, four times with an AR-15 After the incident in June of last year, McVey sued Feaster in civil court for 'reckless disregard' and 'negligence,' seeking over $75,000 in damages

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Oklahoma man, 46, who shot woman, 26, in the back four times for tearing down Nazi flag outside his home says he feared an 'imminent ANTIFA attack' as he claims Stand Your Ground defense

Gwen Stefani and rocker ex-husband Gavin Rossdale keep a safe distance at son's football game ... weeks after her wedding to Blake Shelton

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton tied the knot at an intimate Oklahoma ceremony in early July. While she and her new husband have been packing on the PDA, the 51-year-old blonde bombshell was spotted keeping a safe distance from her ex Gavin Rossdale at their son's football game on Sunday.

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Gwen Stefani and rocker ex-husband Gavin Rossdale keep a safe distance at son's football game ... weeks after her wedding to Blake Shelton

With eye on SEC, Oklahoma, Texas move toward leaving Big 12

Red River rivals Oklahoma and Texas took the first formal step Monday toward moving to the Southeastern Conference, notifying the Big 12 they would not be renewing an agreement that binds the league's members through 2025. The schools sent out a joint statement that made no mention of the SEC and said 'the universities intend to honor their existing grant of rights agreements.'

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With eye on SEC, Oklahoma, Texas move toward leaving Big 12

Column: Oil prices retrench on massive hedge fund sales: Kemp

LONDON, July 26 (Reuters) - Portfolio managers sold petroleum last week at one of the fastest rates for a decade, after an upsurge in coronavirus cases and an OPEC+ agreement to boost output caused them to reassess the likelihood of further price increases. Hedge funds and other money managers sold the equivalent of 172 million barrels in the six most important futures and options contracts in the week to July 20, the fastest rate since July 2018 (https://tmsnrt.rs/3iL9lu8).

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Column: Oil prices retrench on massive hedge fund sales: Kemp

SEC takeover: Expansion would just mean more power, wealth

Barring a dramatic change of direction, Texas and Oklahoma are moving toward taking the Red River Rivalry to the Southeastern Conference in a seismic shift that will have repercussions in college sports from coast to coast. After that, lawyers can take over. An early departure by Texas and Oklahoma could cost the schools more than $100 million combined to get out of that grant of rights.

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SEC takeover: Expansion would just mean more power, wealth

Man, 24, charged with rape after rushing pregnant girl, 12, to hospital

A MAN has been charged with rape after bringing a 12-year-old into hospital to give birth and claiming he was the dad. Juan Miranda-Jara, 24, was detained after doctors at the hospital in Oklahoma called police after noticing the girl’s young age. 1 As the girl gave birth to a healthy baby at a Tulsa hospital, Jara was arrested.

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Man, 24, charged with rape after rushing pregnant girl, 12, to hospital

Man charged with rape after bringing pregnant girl, 12, to hospital to give birth

Police in Oklahoma, in the US, said Juan Miranda-Jara arrived only expecting to be a dad and he appeared to have no idea what he had done wrong A man was baffled when police arrested him at a hospital while his 'girlfriend' gave birth – even as they pointed out she was just 12 years old.

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Man charged with rape after bringing pregnant girl, 12, to hospital to give birth