The casino reportedly suffered damage from water and debris, but there are no reports of injuries.
Part of the Riverwind Casino's roof was ripped off in Norman during a Beach Boys concert Saturday. The governor of the state, Mary Fallin, was in attendance and according to Cjonline.com, the Governor told KWTV that rain was coming through the roof and she was evacuated from the casino two times. An EF1 tornado can produce winds up to 110 m.p.h. "I looked up toward the balcony, and there's this huge flood of rain coming through the roof into the concert hall", she said.
The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for much of the region, prompting students at the nearby University of Oklahoma to take shelter as the storm barreled toward Texas.
Mega Millions price hike comes amid declining revenue
Under the change, players will select from 70 numbers for their first pick, and then from 25 numbers for their Mega Ball pick. The new design of the game is expected to speed up jackpot growth and boost the likelihood of a jackpot reaching $1 billion.
"Our crews were watching, making sure that we were taking all of the necessary precautions, but we didn't get a warning until the tornado was upon the building", said Riverwind Casino Spokeperson Kym Koch.
Keli Cain, a spokeswoman for the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management, says preliminary damage reports indicate the twister touched down in Cleveland County. The venue still has no electricity and parts of it are closed for repairs. She said that she realized there was serious damage when she was walking through the auditorium of the casino.
National Weather Service meteorologist John Pike said officials were surveying Tillman, Comanche, McClain and Seminole counties, where the tornadoes and damage were reported.
Griffin is on the run after breaking his ankle monitor and is awaiting trial for beating and sexually assaulting a Parma woman. Griffin, whose last known address was on Pleasant Lake Boulevard, should be considered armed and risky , the Marshals said.
The 45-year-old right wing broke his stick attempting a shot on the Wild net, skated to the bench and walked to the dressing room. Calgary would take the lead early in the 3rd on the power-play after Wild Captain Mikko Koivu took his 3rd penalty of the game.
Hargreaves Lansdown received 2,104 complaints, with 2,014 of these about investments - three for every 1,000 client accounts. Previously, complaints closed before the end of the next business day were not included in the data, but now they are.
Tower Rech Capital Ltd Co (Trc) has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Ecopetrol SA (ADR) (NYSE:EC). (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 358 shares. Winslow Mgmt Ltd Co accumulated 1.71% or 1.99M shares. 4,693 are owned by Zwj Counsel Inc. (NASDAQ:HDSN) for 83,220 shares.
Making us have as many people watching the game as we can and watching in light of what we are doing and that's playing football. One Black Lives Matter protester in NY accused Jones of treating players "like a plantation owner".
Crews continued work to clean up a train derailment that forced evacuations from dozens of Sturgeon County homes over the weekend. Albert - to leave their homes on Sunday afternoon after a train derailed near the Sturgeon Road crossing.
The Georgia Bulldogs have been one of the best teams in college football this year, starting off an impressive 7-0. Despite speculation that circulated on Friday, Jim McElwain said he doesn't plan to leave Gainesville anytime soon.
On July 18 Barclays maintained a company rating of "Equal-Weight" but raised the price expectation from $56.00 to $83.00. This number is based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy recommendation while 5 represents a Strong Sell.
This year's outbreak has been unusual because the disease has affected the Indian Ocean island's two biggest cities. Red Cross volunteers talk to villagers about the plague as public gatherings are banned due to the outbreak.
OLIVIER GIROUD won the Puskas Award for best goal of the year at a star-studded bash in London . I would like to dedicate this trophy to my dad'.
Jayant Rikhye to take charge as new HSBC India CEO
Stuart Milne who took over as India CEO in June 2012 will leave after a five-and-a-half year stint in December. Under Milne's leadership, HSBC India focused more on digital banking to expand its consumer business in India.
Judas Priest coming to Covelli Centre
The band is set to perform April 10 at the Casper Events Center while touring to promote it's new album, " Firepower ". Get tickets by calling 800-745-3000, going online to Ticketmaster.com or visiting the Southwoods Health Box Office.
Lil B Gets Jumped By A Boogie and PnB Rock [Full Video]
Hailing from California, Lil B wanted to avoid a coast-to-coast beef with A Boogie With Da Hoodie , who's from New York City. He continued, "I said something about Boogie music, and they all got mad and they jumped me about that...