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FILE - In a Monday, June 3, 2013 file photo, Nevada Assemblywoman Michelle Fiore, R-Las Vegas, works in committee during the final day of the 77th Legislative session at the Legislative Building in Carson City, Nev. Fiore spoke Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, to some of the four occupiers of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon.  As David Fry and Sean Anderson yelled back and forth with the FBI, Fiore spoke to them and Sandy Anderson on a phone, telling them she could only help them if they stayed alive.  (AP Photo/Cathleen Allison, File)

Things to know about the Oregon wildlife refuge occupation

An occupation by armed protesters of a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon started out with demands that two jailed ranchers be freed and that the federal government relinquish 300 square miles to local control for ranching, mining, logging and other uses. It has stretched on for more than a ...

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, the FBI said. Authorities arrested the 74-year-old Nevada rancher after he arrived at Portland International Airport from Las ...

Occupiers at Oregon refuge say they'll turn themselves in

The last four armed occupiers of a national wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon said they would turn themselves in Thursday morning after the FBI and other officers in armored vehicles surrounded them in a tense standoff. The developments came as Cliven Bundy — who led a Nevada standoff with federal ...

AP news guide: A look at the turmoil in Ferguson

The U.S. Department of Justice is suing the city of Ferguson after the City Council failed to approve an agreement that sought to address concerns about police and municipal court practices in the St. Louis suburb. The civil rights lawsuit filed Wednesday comes about a year and a half after ...

The W.T. Waggoner Estate offices in downtown Vernon, Texas are headquarters for the ranching, oil and agriculture operations of the largest ranch under one fence in the United States. Sports and ranching mogul Stan Kroenke is purchasing the Waggoner Ranch. Asking price for the 510,000-acre property is $725 million. (Torin Halsey/Times Record News via AP)

The Latest: Cliven Bundy jailed upon arriving in Portland

The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Cliven Bundy, the father of wildlife refuge occupation leader Ammon Bundy, has been booked into jail after flying into the Portland airport. Multnomah County Jail records show Cliven Bundy was booked into the ...

In this Feb. 9, 2016, photo, a taxi drives along Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas. The advent of Uber and Lyft in Nevada last fall has thrown the powerful Las Vegas taxi industry and its regulators into upheaval, as the taxi industry's $3-per-ride credit card processing fee and lack of an online review system look suddenly out of date. (AP Photo/John Locher)

As industry shifts, Las Vegas cabs do some soul-searching

The arrival of Uber and Lyft in Nevada last fall and a state audit accusing regulators of allowing cabs to charge $47 million in excessive fees each year have the powerful Las Vegas taxi industry and its overseers in the hot seat, facing down a recommendation that the agency be ...

Over 500 attend a California Coastal Commission meeting in Morro Bay Wednesday, Feb.10, 2016. A vote on the dismissal of California Coastal Commission Executive Director Charles Lester is the first item on the agenda. (David Middlecamp/The Tribune (of San Luis Obispo) via AP)

Powerful California coastal panel ousts top executive

The powerful agency that manages development on California's coastline fired its executive Wednesday after a lengthy and, at times, emotionally charged meeting that veered from accusations about the influence of developers and lobbyists to discussions on the mundane inner workings of government. The California Coastal Commission voted 7-5 to dismiss ...

FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2016 file photo, boulders shore up an eroding cliff below an apartment complex that residents were forced to evacuate, at top left, in Pacifica, Calif. Living with the Pacific Ocean as your backyard has its benefits. But the crumbling ocean cliffs have forced dozens to move quickly and at a high cost. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, file)

Pacifica: Residents live on the edge of crumbling cliffs

Sonja Thompson lives so close to the edge of an 80-foot bluff above the Pacific Ocean that when paragliders fly by "you can almost high-five them." Having the Pacific as your backyard has its benefits, and its dangers. Crumbling cliffs have forced dozens to leave their homes and others like ...

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. The tense standoff between the FBI ...

FILE -In a Jan. 28, 2016 file photo, an officer with the Oregon State Police moves a cone to establish a roadblock along one of the routes to the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Harney County, Ore. The FBI said Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, that it has moved to contain the last few occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge who were part of a protest that began more than a month ago over federal land policy. (Beth Nakamura/The Oregonian via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT

FBI surrounds last occupiers at Oregon refuge

The FBI surrounded the last four occupiers of a wildlife refuge in eastern Oregon as they yelled at law enforcement officers in armored vehicles to back off, prayed with supporters over an open phone line, and said later they would turn themselves in Thursday morning The tense standoff between law ...

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