Day 41: Refuge takeover ends as last, reluctant holdout surrenders

The 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge ended Thursday as three of the four last holdouts south of Burns surrendered somewhat easily -- but it took over an hour on a live-streamed phone call and talk with an FBI negotiator for the last man to be coaxed and convinced to come out.

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Violent spring weather threatens the Midwest

POSTED: 9:45 AM PDT June 4, 2014    UPDATED: 10:46 AM PDT June 4, 2014 

Hail storms and heavy rains moved across Nebraska and Iowa late Tuesday, causing damage and flooding as violent spring weather threatened much of the Midwest. Take a look at images submitted by local residents of the hail and the damage.

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Hail storms and heavy rains moved across Nebraska and Iowa late Tuesday, causing damage and flooding as violent spring weather threatened much of the Midwest. Take a look at images submitted by local residents of the hail and the damage.

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