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BANJUL, Gambia (AP) " Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh announced early Saturday he has decided to relinquish power, after hours of last-ditch talks with regional leaders and the threat by a regional military force to make him leave. "I believe it is not necessary that a single drop of blood be shed," Jammeh said in a brief statement on state television. He promised that "all the issues we currently face will be resolved peacefully." He did not give details on any deal that...

Updated at 12:58 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " Apple is suing mobile chip maker Qualcomm for $1 billion in a patent fight pitting the iPhone maker against one of its major suppliers. The 100-page complaint filed Friday in a San Diego federal court depicts Qualcomm...

Updated at 12:47 AM

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 Friday, taking command of a riven nation facing an unpredictable era under his assertive...

Updated Jan 20, 2017 at 11:30 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) " Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have something to say. About figure skating? Probably. Fashion and dogs and their social life? Absolutely. They are the Jimmy Fallon and Tina Fey of the figure skating...

Updated at 11:28 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th president of the United States (all times EST): 7:20 p.m. President Donald Trump has signed his first executive order as president, ordering federal agencies to...

Updated at 11:05 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " In a scene U.S. authorities had dreamed of for decades, Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was hauled into an American courtroom Friday and then taken away to an ultra-secure jail that has held some of...

Updated at 10:52 PM

FARINDOLA, Italy (AP) " After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the avalanche-demolished hotel, survivors greeted their rescuers Friday as "angels." Among the 10 people pulled out alive was a...

Updated at 10:26 PM

EL PASO, Texas (AP) " A state district judge in El Paso is accused of shaking his middle finger at another judge in a fit of anger and now has a court date after being charged with disorderly conduct. State District Judge Patrick Garcia is...

Updated at 9:58 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " President Donald Trump has reportedly picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections. Citing unidentified people, Bloomberg and Politico...

Updated at 9:58 PM

Donald Trump built his campaign on early morning tweet storms and hashtag-worthy slogans. Now president, he's in control of the White House's powerful social media arsenal, including the official @POTUS Twitter account that has nearly 14 million...

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