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ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) " Satellite imagery supports witness accounts that Nigeria's military bombed a refugee camp with "multiple air-dropped munitions," even though tents should have been easily visible, Human Rights Watch said Thursday. The New York-based group again urged a thorough investigation of Tuesday's bombing of the camp that one Nigerian official said killed more than 100 refugees and aid workers. The Red Cross has estimated that 70 people were killed. Human Rights Watch said...

Updated at 5:27 PM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) " A scientist in California has named a newly discovered moth species after President-elect Donald Trump, saying the white and yellow scales on the insect's head are reminiscent of Trump's blond hairdo. The moth was...

Updated at 5:27 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) " The Republican-led Mississippi Legislature has resisted much of President Barack Obama's agenda. But in a bipartisan gesture of goodwill, the state Senate is calling the Democrat "one of the most consequential presidents in...

Updated at 5:26 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 1:15 p.m. Wild mustangs tamed and trained at a Kansas prison will be part of Donald Trump's inaugural parade. The Fort Riley Army base and U.S. Border...

Updated at 5:22 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to head the Energy Department, said Thursday he regrets his infamous statement about abolishing the federal agency and insisted it performs a critical...

Updated at 5:21 PM

LONDON (AP) " London police say two of the city's busiest bridges have been partially closed after a suspected World War II bomb was found in the River Thames. The Metropolitan Police force says officers were called Thursday afternoon "to...

Updated at 5:19 PM

ATLANTA (AP) " Federal prosecutors say four men who advertised heroin for sale on Facebook have been convicted of conspiracy to deal drugs in Atlanta. U.S. Attorney John Horn said Atlanta police received a tip that Bernard "Big Pat" Stokley...

Updated at 5:17 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " In its final hours, the Obama administration on Thursday released the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were seized in a 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaida leader in his secret...

Updated at 5:14 PM

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) " A new Gambian president was sworn into office in neighboring Senegal on Thursday while Gambia's defeated longtime ruler refused to step down from power, deepening a political crisis in the tiny West African...

Updated at 5:07 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into a fatal crash involving electric car maker Tesla Motors' Autopilot system without seeking a recall, but they criticized the way the company markets the semi-autonomous...

Updated at 4:40 PM

Mortgage rates jumped substantially †this morning. Thirty-year fixed rates rose by 10 basis points, and 15-year fixed rates rose by nine basis points, while 5/1 ARM rates saw a smaller bump…

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