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14 killed in attack on Shia shrine in Afghan capital

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Gambian army chief Ousman Badjie celebrated on the street with supporters of President Adama Barrow Thursday, after promising his men would not fight approaching African troops.
France will scale back preventive slaughtering of ducks to counter bird flu after the culling of 800,000 birds this month helped slow the spread of the disease in the southwest, the country's agricult
CARLSBAD, N.M. - There will be no elevator service at Carlsbad Caverns National Park for 10 days next month because of scheduled safety maintenance. Park officials say the secondary elevator system w
OTTAWA - While Iraqi and coalition forces celebrate the liberation of the eastern half of Mosul, a senior Canadian military officer is admitting uncertainty over what will happen to Iraq once the rest
TORONTO - Many Canadians plan to watch Donald Trump's inauguration as the next U.S. president Friday on television screens, through online feeds or with friends at a local pub, but some say they will
HALIFAX - A Nova Scotia financial manager who was the mastermind behind an investment scam that bilked about 200 investors out of more than $1 million is to be sentenced later this year. Quintin Spon
NEW YORK - The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks ended slightly lower on Wall Street, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average to its fifth loss in a ro
VANCOUVER - A jury has begun its deliberations in the case of four men accused of smuggling hundreds of Tamil migrants into Canada. Two Canadians and two Sri Lankans have pleaded not guilty to organi
OTTAWA - Pablo Rodriguez, MP for the Montreal riding of Honore-Mercier, has been named chief government whip in the House of Commons. Rodriguez replaces Andrew Leslie, who was named parliamentary sec
NEW YORK - When Oscar nominations are announced next week, Amazon is virtually assured of notching the first — but probably not the last — best-picture nomination for a streaming service. Kenneth Lon
President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman denies any Russian government involvement in hacking to influence the 2017 US election result.
Troops cross the border as Adama Barrow is sworn in to replace Yahya Jammeh, who refuses to quit.
Julian Assange has been holed up n the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012.              
British Antarctic Survey (BAS) has decided not to winter at Halley VI Research Station for safety reasons. The station, which is located on the floating Brunt Ice Shelf in Ant
"History will cast a harsh judgment" on the refusal by Congress to close the prison, Obama says.              
REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — A young woman accused of taping her 2-year-old son to a wall and streaming it live on social media has been arrested in Ohio. Reynoldsburg police say 18-year-old Shayla Rudo
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s first meal as president of the United States isn’t too far from the typical power lunch for a billionaire businessman — lobster, beef and a rich chocolate d
CHICAGO (AP) — A judge has ordered that a Chicago police officer be released from jail after he promised to appear in court on charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of an unarmed man.
Adama Barrow was sworn in as Gambia's new president at a ceremony in the country's embassy in Senegal.
Adama Barrow was sworn in as Gambia's new president at a ceremony in the country's embassy in Senegal.
BANJUL/DAKAR (Reuters) - Senegal's military entered Gambia on Thursday, an army spokesman said, as part of regional efforts to support its new President Adama Barrow and remove longtime ruler Yahya Ja
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A plane carrying Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, who is overseeing a blockbuster graft investigation into dozens of politicians, crashed into the sea off the coas
The view that the conflict in Syria wasn’t a direct threat to the U.S. led the Obama administration to delay policy prescriptions and consistently conclude that military intervention be too costly for
PHOENIX - The Latest on Arizona weather (all times local): 1:30 p.m. A Phoenix hot air balloon festival has been cancelled due to a National Weather Service winter storm warning for parts of Arizona
Angelino Alfano, on a one-day visit to Tunis, met with his counterpart Khemaies Jhinaoui and President Beji Caid Essebsi and promised closer relations between the two Mediterranean nations.
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A judge will consider whether to bar from trial a former Virginia Tech student’s confession in connection with the slaying of a 13-year-old girl. According to news outlets,
President-elect expected to speak in Washington
BELFAST (Reuters) - Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness, a key figure throughout five decades of conflict and peace in Northern Ireland, said on Thursday he was bowing out of politics and would not lead his
WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up at Ecuador's London embassy since 2012, said Thursday he stood by his offer to be extradited to the United States providing his rights would be
Supreme Court judge Teori Zavascki was in charge of investigating corruption at state oil giant Petrobras.
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the night in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected the country’s first black president, many black Americans wept. Eight years later, they weep again for the end of an era som
In a confirmation hearing, Sen. Maria Cantwell pushed Rick Perry to commit to cleaning up the Hanford nuclear reservation.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — One of three teenagers who fatally beat one homeless man and severely injured two others in a booze and pot-fueled rampage will get a new trial because a judge erred in his j
NEW YORK (AP) — The father of an Islamic State group fighter has told a jury at the terrorism trial of an Arizona man how he searched desperately for his son. Mohamed el-Goarany (ehl-goh-AHR’-n

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