News Unplugged

Do you remember your old phone number from growing up? My childhood number was 9-1692 (before the days of prefixes and area codes). Chances are you can remember yours as well,...

Channel 8 has gotten so much response on our Random Act of Kindness series that we plan on continuing it indefinitely. This week I met Dee Dee, a single mother of...

You may have seen the above ad in the Tulsa World or the billboards around the Tulsa metro. Two of the most popular television game shows ever are back on Channel...

My wife and I were in Pawhuska today for the funeral of a friend’s father. Before leaving this tiny, historic Oklahoma town, I mentioned to Michelle we should stop for lunch...

Thanks to all who helped make the 28th annual “A Taste of Tulsa” a huge success. Saturday night’s fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma was attended by nearly a...

Many of you are searching for information about Richard Roberts, and his arrest today. The piece I wrote about my interview with the televangelist last year is getting quite a few...

Tomorrow (Friday) is Veterans Day. Originally it was called Armistice Day in commemoration of the end of World War I when the armistice was signed on “the eleventh hour of the...

You may have heard or read that the world’s population is now at 7 billion. That’s 7,000,000,000. The United Nations says that happened sometime Monday (Halloween). How in the world can...

What do you say to an 83-year-old woman who just lost everything. I could only utter “I’m sorry.” When we rolled into Joplin Monday morning to cover the tornado disaster, I...

When I heard news of fitness guru Jack LaLanne’s death over the weekend I joked to my wife that he was 196 years old.  It only seems like he’s been around...

A bizarre update to my post earlier this week about the woman who got all wet while texting and walking.  Before the update, let’s review by going to the videotape again....

Most of us have done it.  Texting while walking.  Oblivious to the world. But take a look at what happens when this woman does it at the mall.  She ends up...