Texas judge cited after allegedly making obscene gestureEL 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.
Hudson Swafford shoots second 65, leads in rainy La Quinta
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Santiago Casilla returns to A's on $11M, 2-year contract
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) ? No hard feelings about leaving San Francisco for Santiago Casilla. He is focused on his second stint with Oakland, the place the hard-throwing reliever received his big league start.
Grown-up Paris Jackson hits her namesake city for Givenchy
PARIS (AP) ? Colorful fall-winter menswear shows in Paris mixed high culture, androgyny and streetwear, as Paris Jackson, the daughter of the late pop icon Michael Jackson, stepped out for the cameras at Givenchy's library show? fittingly in the City of Light.
Trumbo, Orioles finalize $37.5 million, 3-year deal
Trump takes office with 'America first' vow
President Donald Trump assumed power Friday with a fiercely nationalistic vow to put "America first," declaring a new political era after being sworn in as the 45th US head of state. "From this day forward, a new vision will govern our land," Trump said, promising an end to business-as-usual in Washington. "Today we are not merely transferring power from one administration to another or from one party to another, but we are transferring power from Washington, DC.
Trump is now president, but he still sees himself as leading an insurgency
By James Oliphant WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump took over as U.S. president on Friday in the same way he conducted his upstart campaign, with a mixture of blustery salesmanship and naked contempt for the established political order. In doing so, he sent a clear signal to the country and the world: He plans to govern as he campaigned, refusing to align himself even with his own Republican Party and taking his message directly to the American people. A former reality TV star, Trump offered an apocalyptic vision of reality: an America besieged by crime, immigration, terrorism and unfair trade deals.
IS in Syria destroys part of Roman theater in Palmyra
BEIRUT (AP) ? Islamic State militants have destroyed parts of the second-century Roman amphitheater and an iconic monument known as the Tetrapylon in Syria's historic town of Palmyra, the government and experts said Friday.
Trump takes charge, assertive but untested 45th US president
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 but untested leadership.