www.forbes.com By Rodney Brooks, Next Avenue Contributor  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=15ezdh9xyNQ   There’s a saying: When white America catches a cold, black America catches pneumonia. So, if there is an impending retirement crisis in America, what does that mean for African Americans? The answer to that...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Hundreds of Tulsans attended the homegoing services for Joshua Barre on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at First United Methodist Church in Tulsa. Joshua’s death marks a very negative image of Tulsa north's opinion...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SyYiS0RJU7k Triana Browne was crowned Miss Oklahoma 2017 at the Mabee Center in Tulsa on over the weekend. She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2016 where she was a track star. Brown entered...
www.worldlifestyle.com By Jacqueline Francis in Automotive   There are a lot of things you don’t know about Air Force One. While you may have thought this airplane was cool based on the Harrison Ford movie or by virtue of being the United...
www.tulsajuneteenth.org   By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wo0pLBqXPEg Juneteenth is finally back on Greenwood. We have included the weekends' full schedule of events and activities for you. Special thanks to the Tulsa Juneteenth committee for all of its work and efforts to prepare for this...
www.newsok.com By KEN RAYMOND     BOLEY — During the late spring and summer, Henrietta Hicks says, this town is so lush and green that it looks like a natural botanical garden. On this winter day, though, the trees are skeletal. Without its verdant...
www.ncaa.com OKLAHOMA CITY — For the second straight year, the third time in the last five years and the fourth time overall, the Oklahoma Sooners are national champions. No. 10 OU (61-9) defeated top-seed Florida (58-10) 5-4 Tuesday evening for a WCWS...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Chef Tiffany Tisdale-Braxton the middle daughter of the late Wayman Tisdale, Sr. will honor her father on what would have been his 53rd birthday by hosting “Wayman Tisdale Day” Friday, June 9th at Kitchen 66...
www.soonersports.com By Karl Anderson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGVJ0W2MREE   OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – In the longest game in the history of the Women's College World Series Championship Series, No. 10 Oklahoma (60-9) outlasted No. 1 Florida (58-9) in an epic 17-inning, 7-4 victory Monday night. Seeking a fourth national...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   On the heels of Officer Betty Shelby’s acquittal of the #TerenceCrutcher killing, many people in Tulsa north and surrounding communities are thinking, “what’s next, what can I do to help, now?’ It’s quite simple,...