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http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/FRONTLINE EXCERPT.flv ONR 7-12-13
ONR 7-12-13

Frontline Excerpt: Bradley Manning

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This Frontline excerpt explores how Oklahoma native Bradley Manning was able to access reams of classified information and get it to the secret-sharing website WikiLeaks.

Related Topics: Technology, Government, Politics, National Security, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on July 12, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/DRONES AND PRIVACY.flv ONR 7-12-13
ONR 7-12-13

Drones and Privacy

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While there are a bevy of practical and even life-saving uses for drones, or UAV's, there still remains a strong concern over rights and privacy.

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, National Security, Social Issues, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on July 12, 2013


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ONR 7-12-13

Cyber Security

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Cyber security and data mining are growing concerns to everyone from companies to individuals and the government, and experts say keeping information private is becoming more complicated.

Related Topics: Technology, Business & Economy, Government, National Security

Originally broadcast on July 12, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

7-12-13

Even a Supreme Court ruling can't fully halt an ongoing custody battle that hinges on the father's Native American roots, and a rarely heard of law meant to keep tribal families together. The drums of war continue to pound in Syria, and former war correspondent Mike Boettcher explains the conflict as one bipartisan group asks for less military action on America's part, and more humanitarian aid. The application of drones in science and rescue operations grows, but so do the concerns over privacy. Plus, cyber security, the origin of the notorious parking meter, and a trip to the movies on this ONR.

Related Topics: Film & Television, Community, Travel, Child Development, World, United States, War & Conflict, Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Social Issues, Education, Military & Espionage

Originally broadcast on July 12, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/INSURE OKLAHOMA.flv ONR 7-5-13
ONR 7-5-13

Insure Oklahoma

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With Insure Oklahoma set to expire, the Governor's office must decide whether to call a special session to save the state's health insurance program, or take the advice of a consulting group and accept federal money to expand Medicaid.

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on July 5, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

7-5-13

The new Kids Count report is out, and while Oklahoma has moved up on the list, there's still room for improvement. Another report is stirring up state legislators, as a consultant group informs the Governor's office that she should accept federal aid and expand Medicaid. But many legislators are pushing for rescuing the soon-to-expire Insure Oklahoma plan. Something perhaps beyond saving? Southwestern Oklahoma's cotton crop, as the drought continues to scorch that corner of the state. And the student loan crises grows with the spike on interest rates for Stafford loans, further hindering outgoing college students. Plus, history from the mouths of soldiers, rural firefighters, and a trip to the swimming hole, on this ONR.

Related Topics: Community, Travel, Health Care & Illnesses, Child Development, Education, Healthy Kids, Earth, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Environment, Social Issues, Health, Education, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on July 5, 2013


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Oklahoma Forum

Water Wars and the Supreme Court

On June 13th, the U.S. Supreme Court handed the state of Oklahoma a major victory in the case of Tarrant Regional Water District v. Hermann. The case arose from the water district's unsuccessful attempt to purchase water from Oklahoma for the rapidly growing north Texas region. The water district filed suit to keep Oklahoma from preventing it from taking or diverting water inside Oklahoma. The Supreme Court found Texas could not come into Oklahoma and take water without Oklahoma's consent. Joining us today to discuss the case and the next battles over water are: Gary McManus, Associate State Climatologist with the Oklahoma Climatological Survey; from Tulsa, Marguerite Chapman, associate professor at the University of Tulsa College of Law; and, two journalists who have done extensive reporting on water issues in Oklahoma - M. Scott Carter of The Journal Record; and, Joe Wertz of State Impact Oklahoma.

Related Topics: Earth, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Environment, Energy & Environment

Originally broadcast on July 7, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

6-28-13

In this ONR, a new fish kill has some state officials wondering if they're looking at a repeat of another massive fish kill from almost two years ago. We talk with experts about the Supreme Court's rulings, and take a look at the debate roiling over the use of private prisons in Oklahoma. Plus, a look at programs helping kids struggling to read, a new medical center is planned for Moore, and a new high-flying musical takes city dwellers to the jungles without ever leaving their seat, on this ONR.

Related Topics: Performing Arts, Music, Community, Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Health Care & Illnesses, Child Development, Education, Earth, Environment, Business & Economy, Government, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Space

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/top/PRIVATE PRISONS.flv ONR 6-28-13
ONR 6-28-13

Private Prisons

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Debate roils over the use of private prisons as the director of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections steps down.

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013


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ONR 6-28-13

Forum Excerpt: Supreme Court Rulings

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This week saw the Supreme Court hand down landmark decisions in major cases, including the Defense Of Marriage Act and voting rights. In this excerpt from Oklahoma Forum, law professors Rick Tepker and Andrew Spiropoulos discuss and debate the rulings.

Related Topics: Race & Ethnicity, Gender & Sexual Identity, Government, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on June 28, 2013