Last updated: January 21, 2017
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Donald Trump Is Sworn In as President, Capping His Swift Ascent

Donald J. Trump was inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States after one of the most divisive election campaigns in modern times. NYT > Home Page

Death Toll Escalates in Mistaken Bombing of Nigerian Camp

Doctors Without Borders said 90 people had died in the bombing, nearly double the initial toll, and quoted residents as saying that 170 may have perished. NYT > Africa

Osborne lands job at investment giant

Former chancellor George Osborne is hired to advise the world’s largest fund manager, BlackRock. BBC News – Business

Wall Street Week Ahead: Optimism among S&P 500 CEOs as Trump takes power

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is only hours old, but already a small parade of S&P 500 companies’ chiefs have voiced optimism that his promised tax

Riot Police Try to Quell Continuing Violence in Brazilian Prison

Specially equipped police officers entered a prison near the city of Natal as rival gangs battled each other with metal bars and wooden clubs in scenes reminiscent of medieval warfare.

A journey to the Women’s March on Washington

Twelve women from Louisville, Ky., say they aim to show the "world changes today" on their terms, not on Donald Trump's. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

UW CAMPUS SHOOTING Gunman on loose, victim critical in anti-Trump clash

Canada Today: Political Donations, a Young Captain and Top Films

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, facing two ethics investigations, skipped the World Economic Forum in favor of a cross-Canada roadshow. NYT > Americas

Rigopiano avalanche: Ten found alive in Italy hotel after two days

Two children are among 10 survivors found after an avalanche buried a hotel in central Italy. BBC News – Europe

Harnessing a solar future in the Gulf

World-class deals have seen the GCC reach a ‘tipping point’ but there are more opportunities to be captured Arabian Business – Energy

Van Jones, Jeffrey Lord on timing of extradition

Van Jones and Jeffrey Lord debate the timing of “El Chapo” being extradited to the US. – RSS Channel – US

Trump admin targets violent Islamist groups as foreign policy priority

By Yeganeh Torbati WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration will make defeating "radical Islamic terror groups" its top foreign policy goal, according to a statement posted on the White House

Supreme Court Justice Helping to Oversee Brazil Graft Inquiry Dies in Plane Crash

The Supreme Court justice, Teori Zavascki, had earned a reputation as a judge prepared to curb abuses of power by influential lawmakers and business leaders. NYT > Americas

U.S. stocks pare gains after Trump’s inaugural speech

(Reuters) – Wall Street pared gains sharply on Friday after Donald Trump made his inaugural speech as the 45th president of the United States. Reuters: Business News

Will Trump end globalization? The doubt haunts Davos’ elite

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — It's been impossible to escape the shadow of Donald Trump at this year's gathering of the business elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

BT announces price hikes for broadband, landline and sport

Broadband costs will rise by between 5% and 6% while free BT Sport is to end for TV customers. BBC News – Business

Trump, sworn in as U.S. president, vows to put ‘America First’ in defiant speech

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump took power as the 45th president of the United States on Friday and pledged to pursue "America First" policies in an inaugural

LIVE: Donald Trump takes oath as 45th US President

President Donald Trump vowed in his inaugural address that every US decision would be guided by a vision that puts “only America first.”. KT Mobile

‘El Chapo’ extradited to US

They got “Shorty” — finally. – RSS Channel – US

Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration: Order of the day

The world watches as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president on 20 January. BBC News – US & Canada

‘El Chapo’ extradited to US

They got “Shorty” — finally. – RSS Channel – US

Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration: Order of the day

The world watches as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president on 20 January. BBC News – US & Canada

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