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

Oklahoma Watch: Incarceration of the Mentally Ill (5:52)

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ONR IS A PARTNER IN OKLAHOMA WATCH, A NON-PROFIT INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING INITIATIVE, AND TAMMY PAYNE HAS THE FIRST OF A SERIES OF REPORTS. THE STATE'S MENTALLY ILL ARE BEING WAREHOUSED IN PRISONS AND JAILS ACROSS THE STATE. THEY CAN BE HELD IN JAIL FOR MONTHS WAITING FOR A MENTAL HOSPITAL BED OR WHEN FORCED INTO A CELL WITH A VIOLENT PREDATOR END UP SEVERELY INJURED OR DEAD. WE TALK TO MENTAL HEALTH AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXPERTS ABOUT THEIR BIGGEST CONCERNS FOR SOME OF OUR STATE'S MOST VULNERABLE CITIZENS.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on May 3, 2011


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

Pakistan Reaction to bin Laden Death (8:24)

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PAKISTAN SAYS IT IS DEEPLY CONCERNED OVER WHAT IT SAYS WAS AN "UNAUTHORIZED AMERICAN RAID THAT KILLED OSAMA BIN LADEN. MEANWHILE, U-S OFFICIALS ARE RAISING QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW BIN LADEN COULD HAVE LIVED FOR YEARS IN AN UPSCALE HOME IN A PAKISTANI CITY, WITHOUT ANYONE IN PAKISTAN'S GOVERNMENT OR MILITARY KNOWING ABOUT IT. DICK PRYOR VISITED WITH O-N-R CONTRIBUTOR AND GAYLORD COLLEGE OF JOURNALISM PROFESSOR MIKE BOETTCHER, ABOUT THE INCREASINGLY STRAINED PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN THE U.S. AND PAKISTAN.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, National Security, Global Affairs

Originally broadcast on May 3, 2011


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

Kern Apology (3:15)

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REPRESENTATIVE SALLY KERN SOBBED AS SHE APOLOGIZED BEFORE THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TODAY FOR HER COMMENTS ABOUT BLACKS AND WOMEN DURING DEBATE ON A RESOLUTION TO END AFFIRMATIVE ACTION. BUT THE HOUSE WENT ONE STEP FURTHER AND AFTER A FLURRY OF CLOSED DOOR MEETINGS WITH BLACK LAWMAKERS, KERN ENDED UP ENDORSING HER OWN PUBLIC REPRIMAND. ONR'S BOB SANDS HAS MORE.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Religion & Beliefs, Biography & Profiles

Originally broadcast on May 2, 2011


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Stateline 1208

Mister Aviation (27:45)

A behind-the-scenes look at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center

Related Topics: History, Science & Nature, Technology, Government, Transportation & Infrastructure

Originally broadcast on May 5, 2011


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

Lankford Town Hall Extra (2:56)

Featured in ONR Extras

Additional coverage of the town hall meeting between Oklahoma Congressman James Lankford, and some of his constituents.

Related Topics: Health, News & Public Affairs, Health Care & Illnesses, Aging, Government, Health

Originally broadcast on April 29, 2011


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

Lankford Town Hall (2:14)

Featured in It's Your Government

At a town hall meeting with Congressman James Lankford, most of the audience asked questions about the Republican proposal to slash spending for Medicare.

Related Topics: Health, News & Public Affairs, Health Care & Illnesses, Aging, Government

Originally broadcast on April 29, 2011


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

Social Security Changes (3:09)

Featured in It's Your Government

Jose Olivero, spokesperson for the Social Security Administration, discussed a new electronic payment policy for people applying for social security checks and other federal benefits.

Related Topics: News & Public Affairs, Government, Health

Originally broadcast on April 28, 2011


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

Kern Comments (4:12)

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Republican Representative Sally Kern made some controversial statements on the floor of the Oklahoma House, regarding women and minorities. Kern has apologized for her remarks.

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

Originally broadcast on April 28, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/oklahoma_forum/Forum_050111.flv Oklahoma Forum
Oklahoma Forum

The Immigration Debate (27:45)

Immigration enforcement and policy is the Big Topic as we talk to Oklahoma participants in the National Issues Forum community dialogue on immigration: Fred Gates, PhD, Associate Professor of History, Southwestern Oklahoma State University Rilla Askew, Author and English Department Artist in Residence, University of Central Oklahoma Ari Nuncio, Writer, Certified Translator and Consultant Lisa Schmidt, Director of Community Engagement, The Xenia Institute

Related Topics: Community, Government, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Health, Education

Originally broadcast on June 26, 2011


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

Unemployment Benefits (4:02)

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Residents of Atoka County are eligible to apply for special unemployment benefits because of damage caused by a tornado on April 14th. Shannon Raasch, Certified Public Accountant, talked about recovering financially from natural disasters.

Related Topics: Science & Nature, News & Public Affairs, Weather & Natural Disasters, Government

Originally broadcast on April 27, 2011