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In this Jan. 20, 2018, photo, a group of Rohingya refugees hold banner that show a list of demand before Bangladesh and Myanmar governments start the process of repatriation, at Kutupalong refugee camp, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. With the first repatriations of Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar just days away, and more than 1 million living in refugee camps in Bangladesh, international aid workers, local officials and the refugees say preparations have barely begun  and most refugees would rather contend with the squalor of the camps than the dangers they could face if they return home. It's unclear if more than a handful of Rohingya will even be willing to go home.  (AP Photo/Rishabh R. Jain)
The Latest: Bangladesh says Rohingya repatriation postponedA Bangladesh official says the repatriation of Rohingya Muslim refugees back to Myanmar, scheduled to begin Tuesday, has been postponed
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Joanne Ellena, left, Janice Corak and Mary Beth Garcia, right, attend a women's march in Lansing, Mich., Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (Robert Lansing/Lansing State Journal via AP)
Women's marches organizers hope to keep building momentumThousands of people poured into a football stadium in Las Vegas on the anniversary of women's marches around the world, capping off a weekend of global demonstrations that participants hope will continue building momentum for equality
The Associated Press35 minutes ago
Indonesia investigates online insults of Brunei's sultanThe Sultan of Brunei has made a complaint of defamation to the Indonesian police about an Instagram account that criticized the wealthy autocratic leader of Southeast Asia's smallest nation
The Associated Press39 minutes ago
FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2017, file photo, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, testifies during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on "The Authorizations for the Use of Military Force: Administration Perspective" on Capitol Hill in Washington. A half century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes for victory in Vietnam, Mattis is visiting the former enemy to promote closer ties. Mattis will be in Vietnam just days before the 50th anniversary of the Communist offensive on Jan. 30-31, 1968, in which North Vietnam attacked an array of key objectives in the South, including the city of Hue. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
50 years after key Vietnam battles, Mattis seeks closer tiesA half century after the Tet Offensive punctured American hopes for victory in Vietnam, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is visiting the former enemy to promote closer ties
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Indonesian Siti Aisyah, second left, is escorted by police as she arrives for court hearing at Shah Alam court house in Shah Alam, Malaysia, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Malaysia's high-profile trial of Siti Aisyah and Vietnam's Doan Thi Huong accused of killing Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader resumes Monday after a seven-week recess, with defense lawyers saying their efforts have been stymied by missing links. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
Trial in Kim Jong Nam's murder resumes in MalaysiaThe trial of the two women accused of killing the half brother of North Korea's leader has resumed after a seven-week recess, with witnesses taking the stand to verify the authenticity of security camera footage
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic reacts after defeating Italy's Fabio Fognini during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
Kerber pulls through a surprising challenge, faces Keys nextAngelique Kerber remains the only Grand Slam singles winner in the Australian Open women's draw after rallying to avoid a major upset
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
A huge column of ash shoots up to the sky during the eruption of Mayon volcano Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 as seen from Legazpi city, Albay province, around 340 kilometers (200 miles) southeast of Manila, Philippines. The Philippines' most active volcano erupted Monday prompting the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology to raise the Alert level to 4 from last week's alert level 3. (AP Photo/Earl Recamunda)
Philippine volcano explodes, authorities raise alert levelOfficials say the Philippines' most active volcano has exploded thunderously and authorities warn a hazardous eruption is possible within days
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to his office after speaking on the Senate floor at the Capitol, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
Senate talks fall short, shutdown extends into workweekShutdown continues into workweek, as Senate talks drag on
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Women chat with each others as they monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Beijing, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Asian stock markets were mixed Monday after global investors shrugged off the latest U.S. government shutdown. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
Asian stocks advance despite US government shutdownAsian stock markets are mixed after global investors shrugged off the US government shutdown
The Associated Press1 hour ago
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  • FBI says accused Islamic State supporter also had child porn

    Federal agents who searched a Virginia man's electronic devices for ties to the Islamic State found child porn, according to court documents. Sean Andrew Duncan, a 21-year-old Muslim convert, moved to Loudoun County, Virginia, from Pennsylvania earlier this year. Stars and Stripes, Thu, Jan 18 2018 @ 09:14 AM
  • Leesburg Medical Technician Charged In Death Of Teenager

    Authorities in Virginia say an employee at a behavioral healthcare center has been charged in connection with the death of a teenager who was a patient at the facility. A Loudoun County Sheriff's Office news release says 47-year-old William P. Herndon, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, was indicted on Jan.11 on charges of involuntary manslaughter in the death of the 15-year-old. WMAL-AM Washington, Wed, Jan 17 2018 @ 08:18 AM
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