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FBI says it has surrounded last occupiers at Oregon refuge
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The FBI surrounded the last four occupiers of a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon on Wednesday night as the holdouts argued with a negotiator and yelled at law enforcement officers in armored vehicles to back off.... 2/11/2016 4:43 AM

4 holdouts at Oregon refuge have diverse backgrounds
The four armed activists who on Wednesday night were surrounded by the FBI at a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon have remained on the site despite the arrests of group leader Ammon Bundy and others Jan. 26 on a remote road outside the refuge. Wednesday's tense standoff between the FBI and the four occupiers was being livestreamed on the Internet.... 2/11/2016 3:34 AM

Key events in the occupation of the Oregon wildlife refuge
Here is timeline of events in the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon:... 2/11/2016 3:47 AM

Government sues Ferguson after city tries to revise deal
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- The federal government sued Ferguson on Wednesday, one day after the City Council voted to revise an agreement aimed at improving the way police and courts treat poor people and minorities in the St. Louis suburb.... 2/11/2016 1:20 AM

Timeline of events after fatal police shooting in Ferguson
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- A year and a half after a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, the U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Here is a timeline of key events that followed the Aug. 9. 2014 shooting of Michael Brown:... 2/11/2016 12:07 AM

The Latest: Bush says he won't blame Obama for problems
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Here's the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from New Hampshire to South Carolina and beyond. All times local:... 2/11/2016 1:39 AM

Panel denies parole to Sirhan, assassin of Robert F. Kennedy
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Sirhan Sirhan was denied parole Wednesday for fatally shooting Robert F. Kennedy after a confidante of the slain senator who was shot in the head forgave him and repeatedly apologized for not doing more to win his release.... 2/11/2016 3:05 AM

2 deputies, suspect dead in suburban shopping area gunfire
ABINGDON, Md. (AP) -- A gunman fatally shot a sheriff's deputy inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and killed another deputy in a shootout nearby, authorities and witnesses said.... 2/11/2016 12:58 AM

All-male panel in Utah votes to keep sales tax on tampons
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A Utah committee of all-male lawmakers has voted to keep the sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene products despite an international push to remove it.... 2/11/2016 2:44 AM

Appeals court tosses order blocking Mississippi executions
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- An appeals court Wednesday upheld Mississippi's method of lethal injection, rejecting arguments from death row inmates who opposed the state's plan to use drugs not specifically approved by state law.... 2/10/2016 11:37 PM

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