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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) " President-elect Donald Trump's decision not to appoint any Latinos to his Cabinet is drawing fierce criticism from Hispanics, who call it a major setback for the nation's largest minority group. Trump announced former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue on Thursday as his choice to lead the Agriculture Department, ending hopes that the last open spot would go to a Latino nominee. The lack of Latino appointments means no Hispanic will serve in a president's Cabinet for...

Updated at 9:20 PM

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) " A West African regional force charged into neighboring Gambia late Thursday to support the country's newly inaugurated president, while longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh showed no sign of stepping down. The troops moved in...

Updated at 9:19 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " President-elect Donald Trump has asked roughly 50 senior Obama administration appointees to remain in their posts after his inauguration to ensure continuity in government, his incoming White House press secretary said...

Updated at 9:17 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 5:10 p.m. The Supreme Court says President-elect Donald Trump and Chief Justice John Roberts met briefly to discuss arrangements for Friday's...

Updated at 9:13 PM

Big events bring big money to host cities. Free-spending visitors flock to the sites of Super Bowls, art and music festivals and, every four years, presidential inaugurations. But it's not…

Updated at 9:01 PM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) " A federal judge on Thursday blocked Texas from ousting Planned Parenthood from the state's Medicaid program over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015. The decision by U.S. District Judge Sam...

Updated at 9:00 PM

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) " A young woman accused of taping her 2-year-old son to a wall so she could get some housework done and streaming it live on social media was arrested on Thursday. Shayla Rudolph, 18, was arrested on an abduction...

Updated at 8:56 PM

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) " Psychologists who designed the CIA's harsh interrogation methods for the war on terror want a lawsuit from three former detainees dismissed, but a federal judge said Thursday that he was inclined to allow it to move to a...

Updated at 8:45 PM

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) " Cynthia Erickson woke up early, hoping her four furnaces were working. She owns a grocery store and the building that houses the post office in the village of Tanana, Alaska, which ranked as the coldest place in the...

Updated at 8:42 PM

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Updated at 8:28 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " The lack of a TV set shouldn't prevent you from following Friday's presidential inauguration ceremony, the pomp and circumstance surrounding it, and the many protests and marches planned around the country. Television...

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