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US consumers should feel muted impact from rising oil price

OPEC's decision to cut production gave an immediate boost to oil prices, but the impact on consumers and the U.S. economy is likely to be more modest and gradual. The cartel agreed Wednesday to cut output by 1.2 million barrels a day, reversing a strategy that produced lower oil prices ...

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) reacts after shooting a 3-pointer against the Washington Wizards during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. Oklahoma City won in overtime, 126-115. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)

Westbrook has 35, triple-double as Thunder top Wizards in OT

For more than 47 minutes, Russell Westbrook could barely hit a shot. For the next 5-plus minutes, he rarely missed. Oklahoma City's fearless star was 7 for 28 from the field before he drained a 3-pointer late in regulation that forced overtime. He followed that by scoring 14 of his ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were: 03-14-18-25-45, Powerball: 7, Power Play: 2 (three, fourteen, eighteen, twenty-five, forty-five; Powerball: seven; Power Play: two) Estimated jackpot: $40 million ¶ ___ ¶ Online: ¶ Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/

FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2016 photo, Matt Skinner, public information officer at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, speaks during a news conference on recent earthquake activity, in Oklahoma City. At rear is a map of the area of activity.  An AP analysis shows earthquakes in Oklahoma have been cut in about half since new regulations were put in place to limit wastewater injections into energy wells.  (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

After new regulations, Oklahoma's shakes calm down a bit

The rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has dropped dramatically since late May, when the state limited wastewater injections into energy wells, an Associated Press statistical analysis shows. And a new scientific study says the state is on its way back to calmer times that prevailed before a huge jump in ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were: 22-33-49-51-59, Mega Ball: 8, Megaplier: 4 (twenty-two, thirty-three, forty-nine, fifty-one, fifty-nine; Mega Ball: eight; Megaplier: four) Estimated jackpot: $25 million

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2015, file photo, former Multi-State Lottery Association security director Eddie Tipton leaves the Polk County Courthouse in Des Moines, Iowa, after his sentencing in a jackpot-fixing scandal. Trials are scheduled in Iowa in early 2017 for Eddie Tipton, a former lottery computer technology official, and his brother Tommy Tipton, a former deputy sheriff and justice of the peace in Texas. They’ll be tried separately on a charge of ongoing criminal conduct. Eddie Tipton, who was previously convicted of a separate lottery fraud, faces an additional charge of money laundering. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Jackpot rigging scandal grows in scope as trials near

A prosecutor says two brothers accused of conspiring to fix lottery games in five states had rigged another drawing for which they claimed a jackpot and planted software on additional computers that would have enabled them to fix more games if they hadn't been caught. Trials are scheduled in Iowa ...

Oklahoma officer who killed unarmed black man to stand trial

A white Oklahoma police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man will stand trial for first-degree manslaughter. A judge ruled Tuesday that there is enough evidence for Tulsa police officer Betty Jo Shelby to be tried for shooting Terence Crutcher on Sept. 16. Shelby will be arraigned Dec. 15. ...

FILE - This Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, cars drive past the McDonald's Golden Arches logo at a McDonald's restaurant in Robinson Township, Pa. McDonald said Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, that is testing the use of fresh, never-frozen beef for its Quarter Pounder hamburgers. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

McDonald's testing the use of fresh beef in some burgers

McDonald's is testing the use of fresh, never frozen beef for its Quarter Pounder hamburgers. The fast food giant says the tests are being carried out in 75 of its restaurants in the Tulsa, Oklahoma-area. It says Quarter Pounders in the restaurants will be made with fresh beef that's cooked ...

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots between New York Knicks' guard Courtney Lee (5) and Knicks' forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New York, Monday, Nov. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Westbrook with another triple-double as Thunder stop Knicks

Russell Westbrook doesn't just do triple-doubles in games anymore. Now he's got one for the entire season. Westbrook raised his averages to 30.9 points, 11.3 assists and 10.3 rebounds through more than a month of play with his NBA-leading eighth triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the New York ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were: 17-19-21-37-44, Powerball: 16, Power Play: 2 (seventeen, nineteen, twenty-one, thirty-seven, forty-four; Powerball: sixteen; Power Play: two) Estimated jackpot: $403 million ¶ ___ ¶ Online: ¶ Multi-State Lottery Association: http://www.powerball.com/

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