SIRHAN SIRHAN, THE ASSASSIN OF SEN ROBERT F. KENNEDY, DENIED PAROLE FOR THE 15TH TIME WED *

CA PAROLE PANEL FOUND SIRHAN DID NOT SHOW ADEQUATE REMORSE OR UNDERSTAND THE ENORMITY OF HIS CRIME *

SIRHAN FATALLY SHOT KENNEDY AT THE AMBASSADOR HOTEL IN LOS ANGELES AFTER KENNEDY WON THE 1968 DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY IN CA *

MARYLAND GOV LARRY HOGAN (R) ORDERS FLAGS BE FLOWN AT HALF-STAFF STARTING THURS TO HONOR TWO DEPUTIES SHOT AND KILLED BY A GUNMAN *

ONE OF THE DEPUTIES WAS SHOT IN A CROWDED RESTAURANT AT SHOPPING CENTER IN ABINGDON, ABOUT 20 MILES NE OF BALTIMORE *

SECOND DEPUTY WAS MORTALLY WOUNDED DURING A SHOOTOUT WITH GUNMAN *

67-YR-OLD GUNMAN, WHO HAD OUTSTANDING WARRANTS IN MD AND FL, WAS KILLED IN AN EXCHANGE OF FIRE *

LAST FOUR ARMED MEMBERS OF ANTI-GOVT MILITIA OCCUPYING MALHEUR NATL WILDLIFE REFUGE IN EASTERN OREGON SAY THEY WILL TURN THEMSELVES IN THURS *

FBI AGENTS PLACED BARRICADES AROUND THE REFUGE AND NEGOTIATED WITH OCCUPIERS IN EFFORTS TO RESOLVE SITUATION PEACEFULLY *

GROUP LEADER AMMON BUNDY AND FOUR OTHERS WERE ARRESTED JAN 26, WHICH RESULTED IN THE SHOOTING DEATH OF GROUP'S SPOX ROBERT "LAVOY" FINICUM, WHO FBI SAID WAS REACHING FOR A GUN *

ARMED ANTI-GOVT GROUP SEIZED THE HQ OF THE WILDLIFE REFUGE ON JAN 2 AS PART OF DISPUTE OVER USE OF PUBLIC LANDS *

U.S. OLYMPIC CMTE (USOC) IS HIRING TWO INFECTIOUS DISEASE SPECIALISTS TO ADVISE POTENTIAL OLYMPIANS WHO ARE WORRIED ABOUT ZIKA OUTBREAK IN BRAZIL *

USOC CEO SCOTT BLACKMUN HAS SENT A LETTER TO ALL POTENTIAL OLYMPIANS, ACKNOWLEDGING GROWING WORRIES OVER THE VIRUS *

USOC WILL ALSO POST FREQUENT UPDATES REGARDING ZIKA ON ITS WEBSITE *

MEANWHILE, CLIVEN BUNDY, FATHER OF AMMON BUNDY AND CENTER OF A STANDOFF IN NV WITH FEDERAL OFFICIALS IN 2014 OVER USE OF PUBLIC LANDS, HAS BEEN BOOKED INTO MULTNOMAH COUNTY JAIL AFTER FLYING INTO PORTLAND AIRPORT WED *

FBI CONFIRMED BUNDY WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY BUT DECLINED TO PROVIDE A REASON OR OTHER DETAILS *

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISE SHIP RETURNS BACK TO ITS HOME PORT IN NJ AFTER RUNNING INTO HURRICANE-FORCE WINDS AND GIANT WAVES *

ROYAL CARIBBEAN'S ANTHEM OF THE SEAS DOCKED AT BAYONNE'S CAPE LIBERTY WED NIGHT *

CRUISE LEFT PORT SAT, BUT 1,141-FOOT VESSEL SAILED INTO A MAJOR WINTER STORM SUN *

ROYAL CARIBBEAN SAYS FOUR PASSENGERS WERE SLIGHTLY INJURED AND SHIP SUSTAINED SOME DAMAGE *

PASSENGERS WILL RECEIVE A FULL REFUND AND A CERTIFICATE OF 50% OFF A FUTURE CRUISE *

N KOREA VOWS TO IMMEDIATELY DEPORT ALL S KOREAN NATIONALS AND FREEZE ALL S KOREAN ASSETS AT A JOINTLY RUN FACTORY PARK IN THE NORTH *

PYONGYANG ALSO SAYS IT'S PULLING ALL ITS WORKERS FROM KAESONG COMPLEX IN RESPONSE TO SOUTH TEMPORARILY SHUTTING DOWN COMPLEX FOLLOWING NORTH'S LONG-RANGE ROCKET LAUNCH SUN *

N KOREA SAYS S KOREA'S SHUTDOWN ANNOUNCEMENT WAS A "DANGEROUS DECLARATION OF WAR" *

NORTH ALSO SAYS IT'S SHUTTING DOWN TWO CRUCIAL CROSS-BORDER COMMUNICATIONS HOTLINES *

NORTH DAKOTA POLICE SAY A FARGO POLICE OFFICER WAS SHOT DURING A STANDOFF WITH A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUSPECT AND ISN'T EXPECTED TO SURVIVE HIS INJURIES *

33-YR-OLD OFFICER JASON MOSZER RESPONDED TO STANDOFF WED AND WAS STRUCK BY SUSPECT'S GUNFIRE *

POLICE SAY INCIDENT BEGAN WHEN A CALLER TOLD DISPATCHERS HIS FATHER HAD POSSIBLY FIRED A GUN AT HIS MOTHER *

AUTHORITIES SAY CALLER AND SUSPECT'S WIFE WERE ABLE TO ESCAPE HOME UNHARMED *

STANDOFF IS STILL ONGOING AND AUTHORITIES HAVE TRIED TO COMMUNICATE WITH SUSPECT THROUGH NEGOTIATORS *

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