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Anti-Trump protesters smash windows in inauguration protest


WASHINGTON Black-clad activists protesting U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration smashed store and car windows in Washington on Friday and fought with police in riot gear who responded with pepper spray and stun grenades. | Video

Conflicted U.S. capital prepares to host Trump's inauguration

WASHINGTON Rob Cortis calls it the “Trump Unity Bridge” - a bulky, metal 45-foot structure welded to two wheels and bedecked with red, white and blue signs echoing President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign themes.

Politics, Election 2016, 12:35am EST

Mexico drug lord 'El Chapo' faces life in US prison after extradition

NEW YORK Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will spend the rest of his life in a U.S. prison if convicted on charges he ran the world's largest drug-trafficking organization during a decades-long criminal career, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday. | Video

World, Mexico 11:17am EST

Explosive targeting Boston police car detonates without injuries: CBS

BOSTON An explosive device thrown under a Boston police cruiser on Friday morning detonated without causing any injuries, according to a CBS News report.

10:01am EST

Suspect in $1.6 million New York gold theft captured in Ecuador: police

A man wanted for swiping a bucket filled with $1.6 million worth of gold flakes from an armored truck in New York four months ago has been arrested in western Ecuador, police said.

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Machinists seek union vote for Boeing South Carolina workers

SEATTLE The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers said it planned to petition on Friday for about 2,850 workers at Boeing Co's assembly plant in South Carolina to vote on union representation.

Aerospace & Defense 10:54am EST

Executive actions ready to go as Trump prepares to take office

WASHINGTON Donald Trump is preparing to sign executive actions on his first day in the White House on Friday to take the opening steps to crack down on immigration, build a wall on the U.S.-Mexican border and roll back outgoing President Barack Obama's policies.

Mexico's El Chapo: From most wanted kingpin to extradited jailbird

MEXICO CITY Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, Mexico's most notorious kingpin who escaped two maximum-security jails, shipped countless tonnes of drugs around the world and became one of the world´s most-wanted fugitives, was extradited to the United States on Thursday.

World, Mexico Jan 19 2017

Tensions rise at North Dakota pipeline as Trump set to take White House

CANNON BALL, N.D. Tensions have increased this week near the construction site of the Dakota Access pipeline, with repeated clashes between protesters and police ahead of Friday's inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, an unabashed fan of the $3.8 billion project.

Politics, Election 2016, Jan 19 2017

U.S. transfers four Guantanamo inmates in waning hours of Obama tenure

WASHINGTON The United States sent four detainees from the Guantanamo Bay military prison to the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia on Thursday, marking President Barack Obama's final prisoner transfers from a facility whose continued existence he said would be judged harshly by history.

Politics, Election 2016 Jan 19 2017

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