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  • Amid combative start, Trump pledges to rise to moment

    WASHINGTON – After a combative start to his presidency, Donald Trump delivered a more unifying message Sunday and sought to reassure Americans he was ...
    Jan. 23, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • Neukirch: The Women’s March and our call to action

    When I arrived at the Women’s March on Washington on Saturday, I was wearing one item I hadn’t brought with me: a white and pink beaded bracelet with ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 12:37 am
  • Photos: Women's March highlights from across the country

    Highlights from the nationwide Women's March rallies held on Saturday, Jan. 21. ...
    Jan. 22, 2017 - 7:01 am
  • Budapest mourns as 16 die in fiery bus crash on Italian road

    VERONA, Italy – The Hungarian students had just finished a week of skiing in France when their bus swerved right, then left, then hit a highway barrie ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Bomb blast kill 22, wounds at least 50 in northwest Pakistan

    PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A bomb exploded Saturday in a market in a northwest tribal region bordering Afghanistan, killing 22 people and wounding at least ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Displaced Syrians finally getting official paperwork

    JIBREEN, Syria – Fatima Museitif got married three years ago and soon gave birth to two boys. Her husband died last year but since she was living in a ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • European nationalists flaunt strength, buoyed by Trump win

    KOBLENZ, Germany – European nationalist leaders came together Saturday in a show of strength at the start of a year of big election tests, celebrating ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Search intensifies for 23 missing in avalanche in Italy

    FARINDOLA, Italy – The strain showed on Fabio Salzetta's face.The maintenance worker at the luxury H ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Mississippi tornado wreaks havoc; kills 4

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Rain was pouring down in the pre-dawn darkness, and the wind was picking up as Darryl McMorris ran for his daughters’ bedroom. Th ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • More than 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide

    WASHINGTON – In a global exclamation of defiance and solidarity, more than 1 million people rallied at women’s marches in the nation’s capital and cit ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • PHOTOS: Trumps, Pences dance at the Freedom Ball

    The first couple arrived at the Freedom Ball and danced alongside Vice President Pence and his wife, Karen. Their families joined them onstage to cele ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 9:10 pm
  • 1 wounded in school shooting, 'could have been much worse'

    WEST LIBERTY, Ohio – A school shooting that left one student hospitalized and others scrambling out classroom windows could have been far worse if not ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:36 am
  • World jittery about Trump's 'America first' inaugural speech

    President Donald Trump's inaugural speech promised "America first" policy, but offered no specifics about America's place in the world.
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:35 am
  • Trump feted by Tony Orlando, Jackie Evancho at inauguration

    WASHINGTON – Donald and Melania Trump were feted at their inaugural balls by the Rockettes and by singer Tony Orlando, who sang his famous "Tie a Yell ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:32 am
  • Fires, bricks mark daylong assault on inaugural festivities

    WASHINGTON – Protesters set fires and hurled bricks in a daylong assault on the city hosting Donald Trump's inauguration, registering their rage again ...
    Jan. 21, 2017 - 12:29 am
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