As of Nov. 1, 2013, maximum food stamp benefits for a household of four decreased by $36 from $668 per month to $632 per month. Food prices vary across the country, but how much food can be bought with $36 in the middle of America? We went shopping in Joplin, Mo., to find out.
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Beretta, other gun makers heading to friendlier states
In moving south and taking 160 jobs with it, Beretta joins several other prominent gunmakers abandoning liberal states that passed tough gun laws after the Newtown shooting.
$1 million bond set in abuse case
Jose D. Jesus Cuellar Becerra was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on nine felony counts of assault, abuse, arson and kidnapping and three misdemeanor counts of domestic abuse.
Integris Bass Baptist Health Center adds robotic surgery system
The da Vinci Si has several features designed to provide clinical benefits and efficiency in the operating room.
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Grandstands feel a little empty at NASCAR races
Two decades after NASCAR started running at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the crowds have thinned considerably. It's probably no reflection on the sport's massive following, which stretches from coast to coast, but it surely doesn't NASCAR's image help when the cameras pan across all of those empty seats.
VIDEO: Five-year-old doesn't want her brother to grow up
Sadie, an adorable 5-year-old from Phoenix, wants her brother to stay young forever, so much so that her emotional reaction to the thought of him getting older has drawn more than 10 million views on YouTube.
Police department turns to Facebook for guidance on use of 'negro'
What seems to be a data entry mistake by a small town police department in western New York has turned into a social media firestorm centered around the word "negro" and whether it's acceptable to use in modern society.
Developer bringing Academy store, shopping center to Stillwater
Stillwater shoppers will have new options, including an Academy Sports + Outdoors store, if an incentive agreement between the city of Stillwater and commercial developer RealtyLink, LLC, comes together.
Multi Arts shake up: Director fired, escorted by police from building
In the two years since Friends of Multi Arts assumed responsibility from the city of Stillwater for operating the community art center, it has made a turn-around.
While everyone affiliated with the center seems to agree on that point, the organization's decision to fire Multi Arts Center director Bill Miller Tuesday has sparked intense disagreement.
FLY Film Festival kicks off Friday at Five80 Coffeehouse
This weekend the feature-length film will be in Enid at the FLY Film Festival. The festival kicks off at noon Friday with lunch at Five80 Coffehouse. Screenings and workshops continue through Sunday at several locations.
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