- Cheers and ceremony: Trump sweeps in for his big day
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump swept into Washington on a military jet Thursday for three days of inaugural festivities and quickly set about building better ties to the Republican Congress. Washington braced for an onslaught of crowds and demonstrators — with all the attendant hoopla and hand-wringing.
- First day goal? Make White House feel like home for Trump
WASHINGTON (AP) â It's supposed to feel just like home when Donald Trump steps inside the White House residence for the first time as president on Inauguration Day.
- Even before taking office, Trump has changed the presidency
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump enters the White House on Friday just as he entered the race for president: defiant, unfiltered, unbound by tradition and utterly confident in his chosen course.
- Rescuers search for 30 after avalanche hits Italian hotel
PENNE, Italy (AP) — Rescue workers reported no signs of life Thursday at a four-star hotel buried by an avalanche in the mountains of earthquake-stricken central Italy. Two bodies were recovered of the estimated 30 people trapped inside as the risk of more avalanches slowed the search effort.
- Iran shocked by deadly fire, collapse of Tehran high-rise
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A historic high-rise building in the heart of Iran's capital caught fire and later collapsed Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and leaving their stunned colleagues and bystanders weeping in the streets.
- Raiders file papers to move from Oakland to Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Oakland Raiders have filed paperwork to move to Las Vegas.
- Julio Jones says sprained toe won't keep him out vs. Packers
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Falcons All-Pro receiver Julio Jones says a sprained toe won't keep him from playing in Sunday's NFC championship game against Green Bay.
- Djokovic out in 2nd round, loses to Istomin in Melbourne
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It started badly for Novak Djokovic, who needed 24 serves, six break-point saves and 15 minutes just to hold his first game in the second round.
- Roethlisberger hoping to play up to Brady's "gold standard"
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger intended for the moment to be private. The camera following him to midfield and the microphone tucked inside Tom Brady's shoulder pads ended up making that impossible.
- Who is that? Falcons' Gabriel, others make their marks
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Midway through the season, there would have been no way to predict Taylor Gabriel would be the top scorer among Atlanta Falcons wide receivers.