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Updated at 11:23 AM

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) " Three suicide bombers, including a child, exploded at dawn Monday at Nigeria's northeastern University of Maiduguri, killing a university professor and another child, witnesses and police said. The bombers also died. One blast ripped through the mosque where professors were saying dawn prayers and at least one is among victims, police and rescue officials said. The second explosion occurred when police patrolling the back of the university shot a...

Updated at 11:06 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the day after, but how many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open...

Updated at 11:04 AM

MOSCOW (AP) " A controversial Russian performance artist says he has requested asylum in France after being informed of rape charges against him. Pyotr Pavlensky faced two trials in Russia last year on vandalism charges for two stunts in...

Updated at 10:57 AM

CAIRO (AP) " An Egyptian court ruled on Monday against the government's decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia " a landmark verdict likely to deepen tensions with the kingdom and embarrass President Abdel-Fattah...

Updated at 10:50 AM

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (AP) " A Turkish cargo plane crashed Monday in a residential area just outside the main airport in Kyrgyzstan, killing 37 people on the ground and in the plane, the Emergency Situations Ministry said. The Boeing 747...

Updated at 10:44 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony. The tough-talking...

Updated at 9:29 AM

BERLIN (AP) " Senior German officials reacted with surprise and alienation Monday to comments made by President-elect Donald Trump, who said in an interview that NATO was "obsolete" and threatened Germany's automakers with hefty import...

Updated at 9:26 AM

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) " The heads of major U.N. organizations on Monday called for access to civilians cut off from humanitarian aid in Syria, saying the world "must not stand silent" even though the high-profile siege of the Syrian city of...

Updated at 9:13 AM

MOSCOW (AP) " Suggestions by President-elect Donald Trump that sanctions against Russia could be lifted in exchange for a nuclear arms cut attracted a frosty reception in Moscow on Monday. In an interview with the Times of London published...

Updated at 9:05 AM

BEIJING (AP) " Responding to remarks by Donald Trump, China's Foreign Ministry on Monday said the country's "one-China principle" regarding Taiwan is not negotiable and any attempt to reconsider the issue would be self-defeating. Ministry...

Updated at 8:50 AM

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) " The gap between the super-rich and the poorest half of the global population is starker than previously thought, with just eight men, from Bill Gates to Michael Bloomberg, owning as much wealth as 3.6 billion people,...

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