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Fendi, Dolce&Gabbana and Blumarine opened the first day of mostly womenswear previews this week. Here are some highlights.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows:
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Billie Lourd has announced the birth of her son.
Work & Money
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California has begun to see concerning upticks in coronavirus data after a period of decline.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Firefighters and officials at California's largest utility company braced for hot, dry and windy weather in northern and central areas of the state this weekend that may fan the flames of several major wildfires or ignite new ones.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s new prime minister said Saturday that he’s determined to host the Tokyo Olympic Games next summer as “proof that humanity has defeated the pandemic.”
OK Preps Extra
Union and Owasso have combined to win three of the past four Class 6AI state titles.
Both Jenks and Broken Arrow will debut in district play against one another next week at Memorial Stadium.
The district announced Friday that because Oklahoma County's COVID Alert Level had risen to Orange Level 2, all athletics would be canceled until further notice beginning Monday. That includes games, events and practices.
OU Sports Extra
Oklahoma opens Big 12 play by welcoming Kansas State to Norman for an 11 a.m. kickoff.
Kellis Robinett covers Kansas State for the Kansas City Star and Wichita Eagle. He offered insight on the Wildcats this week.
Pat Fields was destined to be a leader on Oklahoma’s football team. That was Lincoln Riley’s immediate thought when recruiting the defensive back.
OSU Sports Extra
Oklahoma State running back LD Brown worked hard over the offseason to get his weight over 200 pounds. His offseason work paid off in the season opener against Tulsa.
West Virginia at No. 15 Oklahoma State
“I think what makes him so dangerous is his speed,” Thurman Thomas said of Hubbard. “His speed is unmatched when you’re talking running backs, when you’re talking about wide receivers and the speed that he has.
TU Sports Extra
With an unexpected open date, the Hurricane has more time to work on areas that were revealed during the 16-7 loss at Oklahoma State.
Big 12 openers have arrived. What should we think about TU? Fill in the blank: If the Hurricane was any more penalized....
"He was the best player I ever played against," Jordan, 76, said.
Do old lives matter? That was the pointed question a 90-something reader asked me on the phone the other day, and I have to say I see her point, the column says.
See the latest editorial cartoon from Christopher Weyant.
Any other year, college football would all be a cause for excitement and school pride. But 2020 is not like any other year, the editorial says.