Sean Murphy, The Associated Press

Sean Murphy

The Associated Press

Oklahoma City, OK, United States

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Recent:
  • TorontoStar
  • Reporter-Telegram
  • Tulsa's Channel 8
  • ABC News
  • ABC 7 Amarillo
Past:
  • Local 4 WDIV Detroit
  • FOX 5 DC
  • KABB FOX 29
  • NBC KSNV News 3
  • The Denver Post
  • seattlepi
  • WRAL NEWS in NC
  • KSN News Wichita
  • FOX 29
  • WBTV News
  • and more…

Recent articles by Sean:

Bond revoked for businessman accused of killing employee

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Friday revoked the bond of a white local businessman accused of killing a Black man who worked for him after... → Read More

Federal judge declines to halt upcoming Oklahoma executions

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal judge on Friday declined to temporarily halt the executions of two Oklahoma inmates who are scheduled to die in the com... → Read More

Oklahoma death row inmates offer firing squad as alternative

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two men on Oklahoma's death row — at the prodding of a federal... → Read More

Oklahoma death row inmates seek firing squad as alternative

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two Oklahoma death row inmates facing executions in the coming months offered firing squad as a less problematic alternative to the state’s three-drug lethal injection, one of their attorneys told a federal judge on Monday. The two inmates — Donald Grant and Gilbert Postelle — want U. S. → Read More

Judge rejects Oklahoma's lawsuit over Guard vaccine mandate

A federal judge in Oklahoma has ruled against the state in its lawsuit challenging the vaccine mandates for members of the Oklahoma National Guard → Read More

Judge rejects Oklahoma’s lawsuit over Guard vaccine mandate

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Oklahoma on Tuesday ruled against the state in its lawsuit challenging the vaccine mandates for members of the... → Read More

EXPLAINER: How does someone confuse a gun for a Taser?

The jury deliberating at Kim Potter’s manslaughter trial in the shooting death of Daunte Wright asked a judge whether the officer’s handgun could be freed from an evidence box so they could hold it → Read More

EXPLAINER: How does someone confuse a gun for a Taser?

The jury deliberating at Kim Potter’s manslaughter trial in the shooting death of Daunte Wright asked a judge whether the officer’s handgun could be f... → Read More

How does someone confuse a gun for a Taser?

The jury deliberating at Kim Potter's manslaughter trial in the shooting death of Daunte Wright asked a judge whether the officer's handgun could be freed from an evidence box so they could hold it. Their question Tuesday went to the heart of the former police officer's claim that she made a tragic mistake when she grabbed her gun, instead of her Taser, and shot Wright during a traffic stop… → Read More

Rebuilding tornado-ravaged Kentucky town could take years

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — Although his birthday is still a few days away, 60-year-old Harley Kelso knows what he’s getting from his sister. → Read More

Rebuilding tornado-ravaged Kentucky town could take years

After suffering through what is believed to be the worst tornado in Kentucky history, the tight-knit community of Mayfield now faces the daunting task of rebuilding. → Read More

Kentucky man dies of heart attack during tornado cleanup at daughter's home

Terry Martin Jayne, 67, died of a heart attack while cleaning up tornado debris at his daughter's home in Bowling Green, Kentucky. → Read More

Towns in mourning while digging out from deadly tornadoes

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (AP) — Tight-knit communities still digging out from the deadly tornadoes that killed dozens of people across eight states in the South and Midwest are turning to another heavy-hearted task: honoring and burying their dead. The storms that began Friday night destroyed lives and property from Arkansas to Illinois and in parts of neighboring states, carving a more than 200-mile… → Read More

Towns in mourning while digging out from deadly tornadoes

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (AP) — Tight-knit communities still digging out from the deadly tornadoes that killed dozens of people across eight states in the... → Read More

EXPLAINER: How does an officer use a gun instead of a Taser?

At former Minnesota police officer Kim Potter’s manslaughter trial for fatally shooting Daunte Wright, a Black motorist, the core of her defense is cl... → Read More

Kentucky man dies of heart attack during storm cleanup

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man suffered a fatal heart attack while cleaning up storm debris at his daughter’s home, authorities said as the death... → Read More

Kentucky man dies of heart attack during storm cleanup

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man suffered a fatal heart attack while cleaning up storm debris at his daughter's home, authorities said as the death toll edged upward from a recent tornado outbreak across multiple U. S. states. Services for Terry Martin Jayne, 67, were scheduled Wednesday in his hometown of Russellville. Warren County coroner Kevin Kirby said Jayne suffered the heart attack… → Read More

Oklahoma prepares to execute man for 1985 slaying of teacher

Oklahoma is preparing to execute a man for the 1985 slaying of an Oklahoma City-area teacher → Read More

Oklahoma executes man for 1985 slaying of schoolteacher

McALESTER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma executed a man Thursday for the 1985 shooting death of an Oklahoma City-area schoolteacher after courts rejected his ... → Read More

Oklahoma prepares to execute man for 1985 slaying of teacher

Oklahoma is preparing to execute a man for the 1985 slaying of an Oklahoma City-area teacher. → Read More