Bogus bongs or bogus lawsuits? Pipe maker sues over fakes
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) ? In the rarefied world of high-end bong makers, Roor glass water pipes have long been smoked to impress. The status symbols are so sought after that some models command prices of $1,000. There's even a diamond-studded, gold-gilded Roor that goes for nearly $4,000.
4 dead after tornado rips through south Mississippi
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) ? Four people were killed, roofs were ripped from homes and churches, and trees were torn from the earth early Saturday when a tornado hitting in the dark of night ripped through a region in southern Mississippi, officials said.
Rescuers cling on to hope in Italy avalanche disaster
Rescuers pulled four people alive from an avalanche-hit Italian hotel on Saturday and clung on to hopes of saving some of the 23 people still missing three days after the disaster struck. Teams of mountain rescuers and firefighters had been boosted by Friday's dramatic rescue of all four children who were inside the Hotel Rigopiano, along with the mother of two of them.
Indiana residents hope Pence keeps their interests in mind
When Fort Wayne needed expensive airport improvements, its mayor contacted an influential Indiana native ? then-Vice President Dan Quayle ? to help secure federal funding. Now that former Indiana Gov. ...
New Gambia leader says Jammeh leaving soon for Guinea
Gambia's defeated leader Yahya Jammeh was expected to leave for Guinea on Saturday evening, and the new president said he plans to return home to take power once the situation is "clear." A visibly ...
Kosovo Albanians call for ex-premier's release in France
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) ? Thousands of people protested Saturday in the Kosovo capital of Pristina to urge France to release their former prime minister who was detained there on a Serbian arrest warrant.
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Hundreds of thousands of women around the world decry Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Wearing pink, pointy-eared "pussyhats" to mock the new president, hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to send Donald Trump an emphatic message that they won't let his agenda go unchallenged over the next four years.
Thousands march against Trump at Sundance festival
Thousands braved the snow at the Sundance Film Festival Saturday to march for women's rights and in protest against the election of President Donald Trump. It was billed as a "women's march," but a crowd made up of roughly half men led by comedian Chelsea Handler waved banners decrying the new head of state. Many of the banners and slogans supported defeated Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, as well as causes seen as being under threat under the new administration, such as Planned Parenthood.
Trump opens first full day on job at church
WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Donald Trump opened his first full day as president Saturday at a national prayer service, the final piece of transition business for the nation's new chief executive before a promised full-on shift into governing.