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Stepson Arrested in Shawnee Man's Death
SHAWNEEE, Okla. (AP) -- Police in Shawnee say the stepson of a man found stabbed to death in his burned home has been arrested on murder and arson complaints.
Shawnee Police Chief Russell Frantz told The Shawnee News-Star that 22-year-old Joseph Neay has been arrested for the death of 45-year-old Marty Lee Jones.
Neay has been jailed pending the filing of formal charges. Online court documents do not list an attorney for Neay.
The police chief says Jones' body was found inside the partially burned home Friday after a postal carrier reported smoke coming from the house.
Frantz says Jones' body has been sent to the state crime lab to determine the exact cause and manner of death.
Posted: Sunday, November 4 2012, 06:08 PM CST
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Obama says nation must do more for fallen heroes
May 25, 2013 10:08 GMT
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the nation must do more than just remember its fallen heroes on Memorial Day.
In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says the country must care for the loved ones the fallen leave behind. He says the country must also make sure that all veterans receive the care and benefits they have earned.
Obama says that, above all, the armed forces must have the support needed to carry out their missions at home and abroad.
In the Republican address, Oklahoma Sen. James Inhofe thanks the nation for its prayers and support following Monday's deadly tornado in his home state. He recalls past natural and man-made disasters in Oklahoma and says that while the state was hard hit, "we're not knocked out."
Obama's address: http://www.whitehouse.gov Republican address: http://www.youtube.com/gopweeklyaddress
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