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  • Cyberattack on Sundance briefly shutters box office Associated Press - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
    Cyberattack on Sundance briefly shutters box office

    Representatives for the Sundance Film Festival say that their network systems were subject to a cyberattack that caused its box offices to shut down briefly Saturday afternoon. The Festival issued updates ...

  • Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts Associated Press - 1 hour 44 minutes ago
    Trump praises the CIA, bristles over inaugural crowd counts

    On his first full day in office, President Donald Trump on Saturday berated the media over its coverage of his inauguration, and turned a bridge-building first visit to CIA headquarters into an airing ...

  • Trump's DC hotel a hub of activity and ethics questions Associated Press - 2 hours 8 minutes ago
    Trump's DC hotel a hub of activity and ethics questions

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Red, white and blue balloons rained down over crystal chandeliers in the soaring atrium of the Trump International Hotel at midnight Friday — "a new inaugural tradition," its social media account promised.

  • AP PHOTOS: Women's marches flood parks, streets worldwide Associated Press - 2 hours 26 minutes ago
    AP PHOTOS: Women's marches flood parks, streets worldwide

    Masses of people flooded parks, streets and city squares around the world Saturday marching in solidarity in a show of empowerment and a stand against President Donald Trump. The crowds of women, men and ...

  • Pope: I'll judge Trump after we see what he does Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    Pope: I'll judge Trump after we see what he does

    Pope Francis has told an interviewer that he'll wait to see what U.S. President Donald Trump does before forming his opinion. In an interview published Saturday evening by Spanish newspaper El Pais, Francis ...

  • Over 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    Over 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide

    WASHINGTON (AP) — In a global exclamation of defiance and solidarity, more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to send President Donald Trump an emphatic message on his first full day in office that they won't let his agenda go unchallenged.

  • From London to LA, women's marches pack cities big and small Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    From London to LA, women's marches pack cities big and small

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago. Oklahoma City. London. Los Angeles.

  • Gambia's defeated leader leaves country, ends standoff Associated Press - 3 hours ago
    Gambia's defeated leader leaves country, ends standoff

    Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh and his family headed into political exile Saturday night, ending a 22-year reign of fear and a post-election political standoff that threatened to provoke a regional ...

  • Search intensifies for 23 missing in Italian avalanche Associated Press - 4 hours ago
    Search intensifies for 23 missing in Italian avalanche

    FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) — The strain showed on Fabio Salzetta's face.

  • 'Is God mad?' Mississippi tornado wreaks havoc; kills 4 Associated Press - 4 hours ago
    'Is God mad?' Mississippi tornado wreaks havoc; kills 4

    Rain was pouring down in the pre-dawn darkness, and the wind was picking up as Darryl McMorris ran for his daughters' bedroom. The windows started blowing out as he dove on top of his girls, grabbing one ...

  • Boy George talks politics at Paris menswear, Dior goes dark Associated Press - 5 hours ago
    Boy George talks politics at Paris menswear, Dior goes dark

    PARIS (AP) — Music maestro Boy George got political at Paris Fashion Week as Dior Homme went to the dark side, creating a hard, brooding fall-winter collection. Here are the highlights of Saturday's menswear shows.

  • Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road Associated Press - 6 hours ago
    Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road

    VERONA, Italy (AP) — The Hungarian students had just finished a week of skiing in France when their bus swerved right, then left, then hit a highway barrier and burst into flames. Sixteen people were killed and over two dozen injured in a tragedy that sparked a national day of mourning in Hungary.

  • Chapecoense survivors lift trophy 2 months after tragedy Associated Press - 6 hours ago
    Chapecoense survivors lift trophy 2 months after tragedy

    CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — The three surviving players of the air crash two months ago that killed 19 members of Brazil's Chapecoense soccer club lifted the Copa Sudamericana trophy on Saturday in honor of their dead teammates.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines at 3:44 p.m. EST Associated Press - 6 hours ago

    It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland

  • Brazil president to wait to replace justice killed in crash Associated Press - 6 hours ago
    Brazil president to wait to replace justice killed in crash

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's president said Saturday that he would wait to name a replacement for the Supreme Court justice who died in a plane crash until after the court reassigns a major corruption case he was handling.

  • Iraqi forces eye tougher fight in Mosul's west Associated Press - 7 hours ago
    Iraqi forces eye tougher fight in Mosul's west

    MOSUL, Iraq (AP) — A crowd of Iraqi officers looked out at the Tigris River Friday from a balcony of Mosul's Nineveh International hotel. Just over three months ago, the men were some 45 kilometers (28 miles) away in a cluster of desert villages on the edge of Nineveh plain.

  • How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare' Associated Press - 7 hours ago
    How Trump's executive order impacts future of 'Obamacare'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first executive order targets the sweeping "Obamacare" law by giving federal agencies broad leeway to chip away at the measure. But Trump still needs Congress to do away with the law for good.

  • Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes Associated Press - 8 hours ago
    Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — In the rarefied world of high-end bong makers, Roor glass water pipes have long been smoked to impress. The status symbols are so sought after that some models command prices of $1,000. There's even a diamond-studded, gold-gilded Roor that goes for nearly $4,000.

  • Indiana residents hope Pence keeps their interests in mind Associated Press - 8 hours ago
    Indiana residents hope Pence keeps their interests in mind

    When Fort Wayne needed expensive airport improvements, its mayor contacted an influential Indiana native — then-Vice President Dan Quayle — to help secure federal funding. Now that former Indiana Gov. ...

  • European nationalists flaunt strength, buoyed by Trump win Associated Press - 8 hours ago
    European nationalists flaunt strength, buoyed by Trump win

    KOBLENZ, Germany (AP) — European nationalist leaders came together Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, celebrating Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president and declaring themselves a realistic alternative to the continent's governments.

  • Man suspected in death of officer, woman dies Associated Press - 8 hours ago

    The man authorities say shot and killed a woman he'd been romantically involved with and a police officer who had tried to help her has died, hours after shooting himself in the chest during a standoff ...

  • AP INTERVIEW: New Gambia leader to set up truth commission Associated Press - 8 hours ago
    AP INTERVIEW: New Gambia leader to set up truth commission

    Gambia's new president Adama Barrow said Saturday that he will launch a truth and reconciliation commission to investigate the alleged human rights abuses of Yahya Jammeh's 22-year regime. In an interview ...

  • Trump White House ringed by 'swamp' denizens despite pledge Associated Press - 9 hours ago
    Trump White House ringed by 'swamp' denizens despite pledge

    Mike Pence has returned to Washington. So has his closest political ally, Bill Smith. Smith spent a dozen years as Pence's chief of staff while the current vice president was a congressman and later Indiana ...

  • World jittery about Trump's 'America first' inaugural speech Associated Press - 9 hours ago
    World jittery about Trump's 'America first' inaugural speech

    President Donald Trump's inaugural speech promised "America first" policy led by a forceful executive, in contrast to the coalition building and international conferences which have featured strongly in past administrations.

  • Bomb blast kill 22, wounds at least 50 in northwest Pakistan Associated Press - 11 hours ago
    Bomb blast kill 22, wounds at least 50 in northwest Pakistan

    PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, killing 22 people and wounding at least 50, officials said.

  • Who is departing Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh? Associated Press - 11 hours ago
    Who is departing Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh?

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Who is defeated Gambian ruler Yahya Jammeh, and how did he spark a political crisis?

  • How student loan servicers affect tens of millions of people Associated Press - 12 hours ago
    How student loan servicers affect tens of millions of people

    They aren't well-known. Their names are odd. And what they do — well, it's complicated. Yet student loan servicers — with names like AES-PHEAA and Nelnet — play a key role in the lives of the 44 million ...

  • AP Interview: New Gambia leader says Jammeh leaving in hours Associated Press - 13 hours ago
    AP Interview: New Gambia leader says Jammeh leaving in hours

    Gambia's new president says defeated leader Yahya Jammeh is expected to leave for Guinea within hours, and he plans to return home to take power once the situation is "clear." A visibly tired ...

  • Many farmers still need training after Lake Erie algae Associated Press - 13 hours ago
    Many farmers still need training after Lake Erie algae

    Ohio's agriculture leaders say thousands of farmers have completed training that will be required for putting fertilizer on fields, but many more face a September deadline to finish the program aimed at ...

  • Peru makes 1st arrest tied to Brazil kickbacks scandal Associated Press - 14 hours ago

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Police in Peru have arrested a former transport official as part of a massive graft scandal implicating Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht and several regional governments.

  • Chinese express doubts about US relations under Trump Associated Press - 14 hours ago
    Chinese express doubts about US relations under Trump

    BEIJING (AP) — People in Beijing expressed doubts Saturday about President Donald Trump's ability to steer the U.S. economy and manage China-American relations, underscoring concerns over trade, Taiwan and other issues.

  • AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week Associated Press - 15 hours ago
    AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

    Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

  • 1 wounded in school shooting, 'could have been much worse' Associated Press - 18 hours ago

    WEST LIBERTY, Ohio (AP) — A school shooting that left one student hospitalized and others scrambling out classroom windows could have been far worse if not for the heroics of staff members who stopped the shooter and had him pinned down when police arrived, authorities said.

  • Trump takes office, vows to stop 'American carnage' Associated Press - 19 hours ago
    Trump takes office, vows to stop 'American carnage'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Pledging emphatically to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday, taking command of a riven nation facing an unpredictable era under his assertive but untested leadership.

  • WNBA players starting to invest in food industry Associated Press - 20 hours ago
    WNBA players starting to invest in food industry

    Whether it's to plan for their future once basketball is done, promote healthy living or just to have some fun, WNBA players such as Sue Bird and Maya Moore are getting involved in the food industry. The ...