Author: Associated Press

Oklahoma inmate killed

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City police officers shot and killed an inmate who took a correctional officer hostage at a county jail Saturday, authorities said. Oklahoma City police Sgt. Megan Morgan said the officer who was held hostage was freed…

Feral hog meat plan nixed

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri will not move ahead with a plan to process feral hog meat to help feed poor people after conservation officials said the invasive animals don’t meet food safety standards. The Missouri Department of Conservation sends…

Expensive hunting violations

WICHITA, Kan. - Three men avoided prison for hunting deer in areas of Fort Riley where explosives are discharged during training exercises, but they will each pay several thousand dollars in penalties. The men will also be banned from hunting…