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FILE - In this March 4, 2019, booking file photo, released by the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office shows Michael Elijah Walker, who is accused of fatally shooting his parents in 2019. Walker was ordered Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, to stand trial on two counts of first-degree murder. Police said the younger Walker told investigators that he shot his parents

Man accused in parents' deaths ordered to stand trial

Feb. 21, 2020 4:43 PM EST

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man accused of fatally shooting his parents was on Friday ordered to stand trial on two counts of first-degree murder. Michael Elijah Walker, 20, is accused in the March 2019 shootings of Michael Logan Walker, 50, and Rachel May Walker, 44. Police said the younger Walker...

In this Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 photo, newly acquired miniature horses run in their paddock at Nexus Equine in Edmond, Okla. In partnership with a pilot program run by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Nexus Equine works to rescue horses and re-home them, providing care and training before the horses are adopted out. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Oklahoma program offers rescue for horses, other equine

Jan. 12, 2020 9:49 AM EST

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — When Ken Friend learned a job transfer meant moving his family to California from the small farm they’d been living on in rural Oklahoma, he knew he’d have to find new homes for his animals. In addition to the four dogs Friend had adopted over the 14 years he and his wife...