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  • Despite explosion, no security changes for OU-Texas

    10/06/2005 5:51:28 PM PDT · by MikefromOhio · 98 replies · 1,756+ views ^ | 05 Oct 2005 | AP
    DALLAS -- Confident that a thorough security plan for the Cotton Bowl was developed before a deadly explosion outside the University of Oklahoma's football stadium last week, authorities said no drastic new safeguards will be made for Saturday's game between Texas and Oklahoma. But authorities warned that security personnel around the Cotton Bowl will be more alert in response to the blast, which investigators say was caused when explosives attached to a student's body detonated within 100 yards of where more than 80,000 fans were gathered inside Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. "That's one of things we drilled into the heads of...
  • Hinrichs (OU Suicide Bomber) Tried To Buy Ammonium Nitrate

    10/04/2005 4:11:44 PM PDT · by hispanarepublicana · 248 replies · 5,478+ views
    NORMAN, Okla. -- The general manager of a Norman feed store said Tuesday that Joel Henry Hinrichs III had inquired about purchasing a significant amount of ammonium nitrate, the primary ingredient used in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing. Dustin Ellison, the general manager of Ellison Feed & Seed on Porter Avenue, said that a man matching Hinrichs' description had come into the store days before he blew himself up on OU's campus. Ellison said the man asked about ammonium nitrate, but couldn't offer a reason why he needed it. After the bombing, Ellison said he thought nothing of it. However,...
  • Bomb Blast at University of Oklahoma (Breaking on Fox) - suicide bomber at OU

    10/01/2005 7:05:29 PM PDT · by blogblogginaway · 4,599 replies · 217,545+ views
    Fox News/ ^ | oct. 1, 2005
    <p>Just heard as news alert on Fox News. One beieved dead. No other details.</p>