RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

University of Oklahoma

A collection of news and information related to University of Oklahoma published by this site and its partners.

Top University of Oklahoma Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • Football helmet design can alter concussion rate, study finds

    Super Bowl viewers might want to keep an eye on the helmets crashing together in Sunday’s game between the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos. A new study says that the lids worn by opposing quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Russell Wilson, not to...
  • Coaching in NFL and college is the same, only WAY different

    Coaching in NFL and college is the same, only WAY different
    They coach the same game, with the same-sized fields and same oblong ball. They both wear whistles, headsets and sunglasses that hide sleep-starved eyes closer to Xs than O's. But the difference between being a head football coach in college and the NFL...
  • Details emerge of Washington Navy Yard victims

    Details emerge of Washington Navy Yard victims
    John Johnson could have retired from the Washington Navy Yard years ago, but he loved the work. Richard Michael Ridgell, a former Maryland state trooper who helped train police in Iraq, was devoted to his daughters. Vishnu Pandit, who came to the...
  • PASSINGS: Greg Willard, Ronnie Ray Smith, Chuck Fairbanks

    Greg Willard Longtime NBA referee worked more than 1,600 games Greg Willard, 54, a longtime NBA referee who worked more than 1,600 games before he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, died Monday at his home in Huntington Beach, according to NBA...
  • Illinois comfort dogs head to Oklahoma in wake of deadly tornado

    Illinois comfort dogs head to Oklahoma in wake of deadly tornado
    Money, personnel and supplies have poured into Oklahoma from across the country after Monday's devastating tornado, but one Chicago-area church is sending a different kind of assistance — a team of golden retrievers. Lutheran Church Charities,...
  • Online health records tied to more well-child visits

    Online health records tied to more well-child visits
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Babies were more likely to have all of their recommended well-child visits when parents accessed their health records online, in a new study. At one of two healthcare locations offering the online access, researchers also...
  • 'Amazing' Oklahoma tornado was largest in U.S. history

    A tornado that swept through Oklahoma on Friday was the widest tornado in American history, the National Weather Service said Tuesday. The El Reno, Okla., tornado scraped out a damage path up to 2.6 miles wide and 16.2 miles long, a swath at points...
  • Ereck Plancher trial: Team doctors say they did not know Plancher had trait

    Ereck Plancher trial: Team doctors say they did not know Plancher had trait
    Three UCF football team physicians testified Tuesday they did not know Ereck Plancher tested positive for sickle cell trait and never counseled him about the condition. Orange County medical examiner Joshua D. Stephany also told the jury on day seven...
  • Bartlett, Padres ready to start season

    Bartlett, Padres ready to start season
    SAN DIEGO -- The Padres announced their opening day roster for 2011 and 13 of the players were not with the team in 2011. One of the new players, shortstop Jason Bartlett, is actually a former Padre coming back to his original team, and the shortstop...
  • Do people fail to respond to tornado warnings?

    Do people fail to respond to tornado warnings?
    The violent tornado that ravaged Joplin, Mo., killing at least 117, had hospital employees rushing to transport patients to safety at the last few minutes and forced others into refrigerators for shelter. There was 20 minutes of advance warning provided...
  • Glenn R. Watson, prominent municipal attorney

    Glenn R. Watson, a lawyer who was instrumental in the formation of the cities of Rancho Palos Verdes, Cerritos, Industry, Carson, and who served as city attorney for many cities throughout Southern California for 50 years, died Dec. 26. He was 93. His...