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Deep Purple Release Classic Sounding New Song 'Nothing at All'

The third single off their 'Whoosh!' album. Continue reading…

Tom Morello Shares Racist Experiences With Police, the KKK + Fans

'Racism in this country is as American as apple pie and baseball,' says Morello. Continue reading…

Eddie Vedder Makes Incredible 'Trick Shot' for ALS Challenge

Surf's up, batter's up! Continue reading…

Taylor Momsen: The Pretty Reckless' New Album Is Coming in 2021

'Death By Rock and Roll' will be out next year. Continue reading…

Black Stone Cherry Wrote a Song Live on Zoom With Monster Truck

'Love Become Law' is available now. Continue reading…

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US wholesale prices edged down 0.2% in June as food costs fell while energy costs increased

WASHINGTON (AP) — US wholesale prices edged down 0.2% in June as food costs fell while energy costs increased.

OKC Central Chat with Steve Lackmeyer

BY STEVE LACKMEYER Business Writer slackmeyer@oklahoman.comThe chat kicks off at 9:30 a.m. but feel free to submit questions now!

Hong Kong shuts schools as new virus cases increase

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's government on Friday said it is suspending classes for students following a rise in coronavirus cases.Officials in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory reported 42 new cases on Thursday, 34 of them locally transmitted.

Multiple protests against French minister accused of rape

PARIS (AP) — Women’s rights activists are calling for protests Friday in about 50 cities in France and abroad against President Emmanuel Macron’s appointment of a new interior minister who is accused of rape and a justice minister who has minimized the #MeToo movement.The actions started Friday morning in Dijon, where new Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin and Prime Minister Jean Castex were meeting with police.

German gov't press office employee probed over Egypt spying

BERLIN (AP) — German authorities are investigating suspicions that an employee of the government's press office worked for years for an Egyptian intelligence service, according to Germany's domestic intelligence agency.The BfV agency said in its annual report, released Thursday, that “executive measures” were conducted against the man in December on the orders of federal prosecutors.