OKLAHOMA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/OKLAHOMA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Oklahoma judge dismisses Ten Commandments lawsuit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432636-68/oklahoma-lawsuit-judge-monument.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58432636-68/oklahoma-lawsuit-judge-monument.html.csp">Oklahoma judge dismisses Ten Commandments lawsuit</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • An Oklahoma County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenges a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the state Capitol. District Judge Thomas Prince granted Friday the motion filed by the Oklahoma Capitol Preservation Commission. The lawsuit alleged the monument violates the state constitution’s ban against using public property to support “any sect, church, denomination or system of religion.” Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma, which filed th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584326362014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T09:30:02.401-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432636@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:30:02 MDT Oklahoma trooper jailed on sex assault complaints http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58417132-68/roberts-patrol-adams-attorney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58417132-68/roberts-patrol-adams-attorney.html.csp">Oklahoma trooper jailed on sex assault complaints</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEAN MURPHY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • The Oklahoma Highway Patrol arrested a state trooper Monday on complaints of kidnapping, rape and other crimes after three women alleged the officer sexually assaulted them while he was on duty. Trooper Eric Roberts, 42, was arrested at his home in Sapulpa and taken to the Creek County jail. He was released Monday afternoon after posting $66,000 bail. An internal investigation into Roberts began after a woman called the patrol on July 23 and reported that Roberts raped her after ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584171322014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T15:25:14.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417132@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:25:14 MDT Oklahoma QB Knight returns to spotlight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408001-77/carolina-yards-espn-oklahoma.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408001-77/carolina-yards-espn-oklahoma.html.csp">Oklahoma QB Knight returns to spotlight</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Norman, Okla. • Trevor Knight will return to the big stage with a chance to show he’s more than a one-hit wonder. Oklahoma’s sophomore quarterback, best known for his MVP performance in the Sugar Bowl win over Alabama, will face a Southeastern Conference team again Saturday when the fourth-ranked Sooners host Tennessee in a game on national TV. It will be his first real test since ripping Alabama for 348 yards and four touchdowns in January. “It’s a big one,” he said. “We’ve had this circled for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584080012014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58408001@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:22:01 MDT Vols say they’re better prepared for this test http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402536-77/oklahoma-tennessee-jones-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402536-77/oklahoma-tennessee-jones-win.html.csp">Vols say they’re better prepared for this test</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE MEGARGEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:46.237-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Knoxville, Tenn. • Tennessee is about to get a sense of how far its come — and how far it still has to go. When Tennessee visits No. 4 Oklahoma on Saturday, the Volunteers will be carrying a 2-0 record into a road game with a top-five team for the second straight season. Last year, the Volunteers got trounced 59-14 at No. 2 Oregon. Now they want to show the lessons learned since that disastrous trip. “You’re earning the right to win,” Tennessee coach Butch Jones said. “There’s a difference betwe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584025362014-09-11T23:28:46.237-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T23:28:46.237-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402536@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:46 MDT Bloomberg View: Common Core makes states answer for dumbed-down education http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378377-82/common-core-standards-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378377-82/common-core-standards-federal.html.csp">Bloomberg View: Common Core makes states answer for dumbed-down education</a></h4>