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Things to know about the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation

A month-long occupation by armed protesters of a wildlife refuge in Oregon started out with demands that two jailed ranchers be freed

Occupiers at Oregon refuge say they'll turn themselves in

The last few occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge say they have been surrounded by authorities

Stan Kroenke Has 12 More Ranches Than You — And Way More Haters, Too

Stan Kroenke just settled his latest deal. This time it's for one of the largest cattle ranches in the U.S.

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Man loses it during flight, urinates on fellow passenger

A man aboard a flight headed to Paris allegedly urinated on a fellow passenger. It was supposedly because he wasn't allowed to smoke or drink mid-air. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

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Nokia Q2 profit surges to $560 million buoyed by licenses

Nokia Corp. sees strong fourth-quarter profit growth to $560 million on a slight increase in sales, buoyed by income from licensing fees

Several states seek to block 2nd trimester abortion method

Abortion opponents in Mississippi, West Virginia and several other states are filing bills that would ban a commonly used form of a second-trimester procedure and would label it "dismemberment abortion"

Societe Generale shares slump on profit warning

Shares in Societe Generale have slumped after the French bank warned it would not achieve a targeted increase in profitability this year

How Democratic Superdelegates Could Cramp Sanders' Style

Bernie Sanders' path to the White House is further complicated by superdelegates.

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Obama in California to raise money for fellow Democrats

President Barack Obama is in California to help raise money for his fellow Democrats

The Latest: Russia hits 1,900 targets in Syria in a week

The Russian defense ministry says its airstrikes have hit about 1,900 targets in Syria in the past week

FBI arrests Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy in Portland

Cliven Bundy, the father of the jailed leader of the Oregon refuge occupation and who was the center of a standoff with federal officials in Nevada in 2014, was arrested in Portland Wednesday night

Bernie Sanders Got A Huge Amount Of Money After His New Hampshire Win

After his New Hampshire primary win, Bernie Sanders got a staggering $5.2 million in donations in the 18 hours following his victory speech.

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Earth didn't score 100% on index that predicts likelihood of life

Astronomers are creating an index that is intended to predict the likelihood of life on alien planets. So how did Earth do? Not 100% but here we are. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

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Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

Congress a step away from permanently barring state, local governments from taxing Internet

USOC to hire infectious disease specialists for Zika

The U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to be available to potential Olympians worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil

Sweden cuts key interest rate to minus 0.50 percent

Sweden's central bank says it will cut its key interest rate to a record low of minus 0.50 percent, saying the measure is necessary to safeguard its target of increasing inflation, which was still too low

The GOP 'Establishment' Still Doesn't Have Its Guy

With Chris Christie set to drop out, things are getting clearer but are far from set.

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Next up for Democrats: Nevada, an entirely different state

Democratic contest shifts to diverse, urban Nevada, providing new test for Clinton and Sanders

S. Korea shuts down joint industrial park with N. Korea

Under the gaze of armed soldiers, large white trucks streamed across the world's most armed border Thursday as South Korean workers began shutting down a jointly run industrial park in North Korea

Fargo police say officer mortally wounded after standoff

Police in North Dakota say a Fargo police officer was shot amid a standoff with a domestic violence suspect and is not expected to survive his injuries

Latest: Officer shot in standoff, injuries life-threatening

Police in North Dakota say an officer has been shot amid a standoff with a domestic violence suspect in Fargo and is not expected to survive

DOJ Sues Ferguson, Missouri, For Denying Justice System Overhaul

The Department of Justice is suing the city of Ferguson, Missouri, after its city council voted to reject an overhaul of its criminal justice system.

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This is what the Earth will be like in 10,000 years

Scientists are publishing a paper discussing what our planet, Earth will look like in 10,000 years from now. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.

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