A wind-powered water pump and a wind-driven electricity turbine share a field near the town of Calumet in western Oklahoma. Joe Wertz/NPR hide caption

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Oklahoma Wind Power Companies Run Into Headwinds

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Sue Barton, a plaintiff challenging Oklahoma's gay-marriage ban, gets a hug from her pastor following a hearing at the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver on April 17 Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

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Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin issues a statement to the media after the execution of Clayton Lockett. Oklahoma Secretary of Safety and Security Michael C. Thompson stands behind her at the Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City. Alonzo Adams/AP hide caption

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Data released Tuesday shows that the deadly El Reno tornado that struck Friday was the widest every recorded in the U.S., at 2.6 miles. National Weather Service hide caption

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After the storm: Sheet metal that was torn off a building during Friday's tornado in El Reno, Okla., ended up caught in a tree. Bill Waugh /Reuters /Landov hide caption

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