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BANJUL, Gambia (AP) " An appeals court in Gambia has ordered the release of a top opposition politician and 18 others who were arrested after they took part in a peaceful protest earlier this year calling for political reforms. The move comes just days after longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh agreed to step aside after losing a presidential election following 22 years in power. Human rights groups say Jammeh's regime imprisoned and often killed political opponents. Appeals court...

Updated at 1:43 PM

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) " The death toll in the Oakland warehouse fire has grown to 36 and authorities say they expect the number to rise when they resume work later Monday following a temporary work stoppage. A wall is leaning inward, posing a...

Updated at 1:28 PM

KHAZIR, Iraq (AP) " The U.N. refugee agency distributed aid on Monday to dozens of Iraqi families uprooted from their homes in and around the city of Mosul, warning that their needs will only increase as winter progresses and temperatures...

Updated at 1:25 PM

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) " Anyone who finds a piece of debris from a Malaysia Airlines plane that is believed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean in 2014 could receive a financial reward, relatives of those who were on the plane...

Updated at 1:24 PM

MILAN (AP) " The Latest on the Italian referendum (all times local): 3:20 p.m. Germany's central bank chief, who sits on the European Central Bank's governing council, says Italian politicians need to show after the referendum result...

Updated at 1:16 PM

TOMAH, Wis. (AP) " A dentist has resigned from his position at a Wisconsin Veterans Affairs hospital amid accusations he treated hundreds of patients with improperly cleaned equipment. The VA in Tomah, Wisconsin, announced the dentist's...

Updated at 1:03 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 8:59 a.m. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher claims he is under consideration to become the next secretary of state and says it's "terrific" that President-elect Donald...

Updated at 12:57 PM

BRIDGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) " Police in one Pennsylvania town have sent an armed robbery suspect a message on Facebook, and it's not because they want to be friends. Bridgeville police say 32-year-old Robert Watkins III has been identified as the...

Updated at 12:50 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " President-elect Donald Trump is using Twitter to renew his defense of his engagement with the leader of Taiwan, a breach of diplomatic protocol as the U.S. shifted recognition from Taiwan to China nearly 40 years ago. In a...

Updated at 11:55 AM

MILAN (AP) " Italian voters dealt Premier Matteo Renzi a resounding rebuke by rejecting his proposed constitutional reforms, plunging Europe's fourth-largest economy into political and economic uncertainty Monday. Renzi announced he would...

Updated at 11:23 AM

A judge has ordered a hand recount of Michigan's presidential results to begin by noon Monday, and the Green Party is trying to force a federal court order for a statewide recount in Pennsylvania. Green Party candidate Jill Stein is trying...

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