Hofmeister and Stitt Advance in Oklahoma Governor’s Race | national news

By SEAN MURPHY – Associated Press Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt and Democrat Joy Hofmeister easily won their respective primaries on Tuesday, both enjoying huge fundraising advantages over their opponents in a state where burning issues like abortion, guns and the death penalty are likely to be at the center of … Read more

Hofmeister and Stitt Advance in Oklahoma Governor’s Race | Government and politics

By SEAN MURPHY – Associated Press Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt and Democrat Joy Hofmeister easily won their respective primaries on Tuesday, both enjoying huge fundraising advantages over their opponents in a state where burning issues like abortion, guns and the death penalty are likely to be at the center of … Read more

Hofmeister Wins Dem Nomination in Oklahoma Governor’s Race | Health and fitness

By SEAN MURPHY – Associated Press Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister, a longtime Republican who switched parties last year, won the Democratic nomination Tuesday in the race for governor. Hofmeister defeated longtime Democratic Party activist and former state senator Connie Johnson in Tuesday’s primary. Hofmeister said she switched … Read more

New vaccine could be an option for troops with religious concerns | Health and fitness

By LOLITA C. BALDOR – Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A COVID-19 vaccine that may soon gain federal approval could offer the U.S. military a boost: An opportunity to vaccinate some of the thousands of service members who have refused other coronavirus vaccines for religious reasons. At least 175 active duty and reserve service members … Read more

Pulitzers Live Updates: Art Prize Winners Announced | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Joshua Cohen’s “The Netanyahus” has won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. The work is a comically rigorous campus novel based on the true story of former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s father looking for a job in academia. The late artist Winfred Rembert won in biography for “Chasing Me to My … Read more