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http://video.oeta.tv/onr/extras/Shaq__s_Mom.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Shaq's Mom (4:15)

Featured in ONR Extras

Lucille O’Neal is probably best known as the mother of NBA superstar, Shaquille O’Neal. But her life has also been shaped by personal trials, including poverty, addiction, and abuse. O’Neal shared those experiences at a luncheon, benefitting Girl Scouts of Western Oklahoma. She is also the author of a new book, “Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go.”

Related Topics: Arts & Entertainment, Culture & Society, Parents, News & Public Affairs, Literature & Writing, Community, Race & Ethnicity, People & Profiles, Issues & Advice, Women

Originally broadcast on February 17, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/Tulsa_Police_Immigration_Outreach.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Tulsa Police Immigration Outreach (3:24)

Featured in Top Stories

Oklahoma is now home to more Hispanics than Native Americans. In Tulsa, there has been a 97% increase in the Hispanic population in the past decade, and the police department there has begun a new outreach program to help bridge language and cultural barriers.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Race & Ethnicity, Race & Ethnicity

Originally broadcast on February 16, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/living/Bone_Marrow_Project.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Bone Marrow Project (3:14)

Featured in Living Well

An effort is underway to recruit potential bone marrow donors, especially in the Hispanic, African-American, and Asian-American communities. The effort was organized by a teenager as a public service project.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, Health, News & Public Affairs, Race & Ethnicity, Health Care & Illnesses, Health

Originally broadcast on January 7, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/history/OKC_Thunder_and_Black_History_Month.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

OKC Thunder and Black History Month (2:23)

Featured in Preserving History

In recognition of Black History Month, an Oklahoma City High School launched a contest aimed at every public school student in the state. The contest challenges students to submit original photography, art, videos, music or stories that celebrate Black History.

Related Topics: Arts & Entertainment, Culture & Society, Film & Television, Performing Arts, Music, Literature & Writing, Drama, Race & Ethnicity, Media & Technology

Originally broadcast on January 7, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/education/Cherokee_Nation_i-pads.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Cherokee Nation i-Pads (4:06)

Featured in 21st Century Classroom

The Cherokee Nation has officially made the leap from Native Culture to Pop Culture. The Cherokee language is the first native language to be featured on the newest i-Phone from Apple: the i-Phone 4. Younger Cherokee generations are now using a language that was nearly forgotten, and taking it into the 21st Century Classroom.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, Parents, History, News & Public Affairs, Technology, Race & Ethnicity, Media & Technology, Education, Civilizations, United States, Science & Technology, Race & Ethnicity, Education, Communications & Media

Originally broadcast on January 5, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/history/Ned_Christie.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Ned Christie (4:24)

Featured in Preserving History

Ned Christie, a former Cherokee Nation Senator, was once viewed as just an outlaw from the Indian Territory. In this "Preserving History" segment, we learn how the modern Cherokee Nation is working to restore Christie's legacy.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Race & Ethnicity, Race & Ethnicity, Education

Originally broadcast on December 21, 2010


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/Indian_Law_Enforcement.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Indian Law Enforcement (3:21)

Featured in It's Your Government

Law enforcement jurisdiction on Indian Lands remains complicated. Cross-deputizing has helped in the last few years, but when a crime occurs at a casino or at another Indian-owned facility, deciding which agency has jurisdiction can still be an issue.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Race & Ethnicity, Government, Race & Ethnicity

Originally broadcast on December 10, 2010


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/education/Reah_Out___Read.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Reach Out and Read (2:27)

Featured in 21st Century Classroom

During this Christmas season, young people appear eager to learn about other traditions that also occur this time of year.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, Parents, Religion & Beliefs, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Education

Originally broadcast on December 9, 2010


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/Bar_Association_Meeting.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Bar Association Meeting (2:48)

Featured in Top Stories

Attorneys from across the state gathered to discuss a variety of legal issues, including eye witness testimony that leads to false accusations and convictions, and Oklahoma's high number of women in prison.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on November 17, 2010


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/education/Students_and_Tolerance.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Students and Tolerance (3:06)

Featured in 21st Century Classroom

Students all across the country are taking a stand against bullying. November 9th was "mix it up at lunch day" at schools nationwide. Students were encouraged to cross social and racial boundaries by sitting next to someone new in the cafeteria at lunchtime. We visited a participating school in Broken Arrow.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Religion & Beliefs, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Education, Religion & Beliefs

Originally broadcast on November 9, 2010