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Headlines: Severe Weather, Blue Bell & Teacher Pay Raise

Headlines for Friday, May 8, 2015:

  • Governor Fallin declares a disaster emergency for 12 counties after Wednesday night’s storms. (NewsOK)

  • Oklahomans cleaning up from the storm need to be wary of scams. (KOCO)

  • Delta Airlines is investigating why passengers were left stranded while crews sought shelter from storms. (NewsOK)

  • Supporters of Tulsa’s Sheriff are getting paid millions of dollars. (Tulsa World)

  • An investigation finds Blue Bell Ice Cream knew as early as 2013 about listeria violations at its Oklahoma plant. (Dallas Morning News)

  • Insurance companies are falling short in providing coverage for Oklahomans with mental illness. (Oklahoma Watch)

  • A pay raise for teachers might still be possible this legislative session. (NewsOK)

  • The leader of the Senate says he has a plan to create a pop culture museum in Tulsa. (Tulsa World)

  • A new bill allows tax delinquents to pay their debts without penalties, interest or fees. (Journal Record)

  • Oklahoma's record number of deaths related to the flu increases to 113. (AP)

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