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Analysis: Trump promises big change, picks small fights

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:14:42 GMT2017-01-22T08:14:42Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump won the White House promising big changes to the nation's economy, health care system and foreign policy....

Over 1 million join anti-Trump women's marches worldwide

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:14:59 GMT2017-01-22T00:14:59Z

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....

Gambia awaits new leader, but exiled one has right to return

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 12:26:22 GMT2017-01-22T12:26:22Z

BANJUL, Gambia (AP) -- Gambia's capital on Sunday was awaiting the arrival of the country's new leader and an era of democracy, hours after the authoritarian ruler of 22 years flew into exile with an extraordinary set of assurances from the international community....

In midst of Aleppo wreckage, a Syrian family returns home

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 07:54:00 GMT2017-01-22T07:54:00Z

ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- The street looks as if it was hit by an earthquake and the bombed-out building in a former rebel-held northeastern neighborhood of Aleppo is deserted - except for the second-floor apartment where Abdul-Hamid Khatib and his family are staying....

Cautious welcome from congressional Republicans to Trump era

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 12:31:21 GMT2017-01-22T12:31:21Z

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congressional Republicans anxiously monitor President Donald Trump's Twitter feed, parse his pronouncements, and brace for potential controversy each time he gives an interview....

At least 32 killed, 50 injured as train derails in India

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 06:18:51 GMT2017-01-22T06:18:51Z

NEW DELHI (AP) -- An overnight passenger train derailed in southern India, killing at least 32 people and injuring 50 others in the latest accident to hit the country's massive, disaster-prone rail network....

4 dead mourned in Mississippi storm as living begin recovery

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:53:35 GMT2017-01-22T09:53:35Z

PETAL, Miss. (AP) -- Cynthia Holland has to repair her liquor store. William Carey University has to find a place to hold classes. Michelle Kirk has to allay her 11-year-old daughter's anxieties while living in a damaged house....

Russia set to move closer to decriminalize domestic violence

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:47:04 GMT2017-01-22T09:47:04Z

MOSCOW (AP) -- In Russia, giving one's spouse a slap is nothing extraordinary for many people. This week, the Russian parliament is expected to take a step closer toward decriminalizing it altogether....

Italy rescue crews hold out hope of more hotel survivors

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:41:30 GMT2017-01-22T09:41:30Z

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) -- Rescue crews digging through an Italian hotel buried in an avalanche say there could be additional survivors more than three days after tons of snow came barreling down a mountainside....

French voters choosing left-wing presidential nominee

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:42:10 GMT2017-01-22T11:42:10Z

PARIS (AP) -- French left-wing voters cast ballots Sunday in a nationwide presidential primary aimed at producing a candidate strong enough to confront formidable conservative and nationalist rivals in the April-May general election....