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The Latest: Interior Dept. suspends Twitter activity

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on leaving the European Union at Lancaster House in London, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, pool)WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):

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Kremlin hopes for rapport with US, but differences will stay

Traditional Russian wooden dolls called Matryoshka depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, hours before Donald Trump is to be sworn in as president of the United States, are displayed for sale at a street souvenir shop in St. Petersburg, Russia, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)MOSCOW (AP) Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman voiced hope for a constructive dialogue with President Donald Trump's administration in comments broadcast Saturday, but warned that differences will remain.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:21:30 -0500
Pakistan market bomb kills at least 20

Pakistani security officals inspect the site of a bomb explosion at a vegetable market in Parachinar city, the capital of the northwestern Kurram tribal district on the Afghan border, on January 21, 2017A bomb exploded at a market in a mainly Shiite area of Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt on Saturday, killing at least 20 people and wounding 40 others, officials said. "20 people have been martyred [killed]," the Pakistan military said in a short statement, adding that the injured had been taken to military and civil hospitals in the region's main city of Peshawar. "Troops from army and (paramilitary) Frontier Corps are under taking relief and rescue operations," it said.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:18:10 -0500
The Latest: Night shift works for Dimitrov in Australia

France's Richard Gasquet waits to receive serve from Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov at the start go their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The latest from the Australian Open on Saturday (all times local):

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:16:30 -0500
Sigurdsson strike stuns Liverpool at Anfield

Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson (L) slides the ball past Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet (R) to score the winning goalin the English Premier League match at Anfield in Liverpool, north-west England on January 21, 2017Gylfi Sigurdsson's decisive goal boosted Swansea's hopes of Premier League survival as they inflicted Liverpool's first home defeat for almost a year with a 3-2 triumph at Anfield on Saturday. Iceland international Sigurdsson, who has repeatedly been linked with a move away from the Welsh club, struck with 16 minutes left after Paul Clement's side had let a two-goal lead slip against title-chasing Liverpool. Fernando Llorente had scored twice in the first seven minutes of the second half for Swansea, but Liverpool's Roberto Firmino responded with a double of his own.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:13:17 -0500
Women descend on DC to push back against new president

Women descend on DC to push back against new presidentWearing pink, pointy-eared "pussyhats" to mock the new president, throngs of women descended on the nation's capital and other cities around the globe Saturday for marches and demonstrations ...

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Turkey: Erdogan buoyed by vote for powerful presidency

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses supporters in Istanbul, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Erdogan started campaigning for constitutional reforms that would greatly expand the powers of his office on Saturday, hours after a vote in parliament cleared the way for a national referendum on the issue. (Kayhan Ozer/Presidential Press Service, Pool Photo via AP)ANKARA, Turkey (AP) Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday began campaigning for constitutional reforms that would greatly expand the powers of his office, only hours after a vote in parliament cleared the way for a national referendum on the issue.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:06:50 -0500
Libya's neighbors demand national dialogue to end crisis

Libyan Foreign Minister, Mohamed Taher Siala, top center, attends a ministerial meeting of countries neighboring Libya which include Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Sudan, Niger and Chad, as well as United Nations envoy, Martin Kobler, third right, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, top left, said "Egypt is committed to upholding Libya's sovereignty, supporting its legitimate institutions and rejecting foreign interference in the crisis". MENA reported. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)CAIRO (AP) Representatives of Libya's neighbors are warning rival factions in the North African nation against seeking to settle their differences through military force.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:51:29 -0500
16 killed in fiery bus crash on Italian highway

Firefighters inspect the burned hulk of a bus that crashed and burst into flames near Verona, northern Italy, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Police say 16 people have died when the bus carrying Hungarian school students returning home from France crashed into the side of a highway near Verona. Thirty-nine people survived. The bus was returning to Budapest with students ages 15 to 17. (Italian Police/ANSA via AP)ROME (AP) A bus carrying Hungarian school students home from a skiing trip to France slammed into a highway barrier in northern Italy and caught fire, killing at least 16 people, police said Saturday. Thirty-nine people survived, though some were seriously injured.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:50:16 -0500
The Latest: Clinton: Protesters 'marching for our values'

Women with bright pink hats and signs begin to gather early and are set to make their voices heard on the first full day of Donald Trump's presidency, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 in Washington. Organizers of the Women's March on Washington expect more than 200,000 people to attend the gathering. Other protests are expected in other U.S. cities. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)WASHINGTON (AP) The Latest on the Women's March on Washington and associated protests around the world (all times EST):

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