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National

Big crowds turn out for women's marches around the world

Legions of women flooded streets and city squares from Sydney to South Carolina on Saturday, marching in solidarity as a show of empowerment and a stand against Donald Trump.

World

Hackers claim to have shut down African Cup website

A group of hackers claiming to be based in Russia said Saturday they had shut down the website of the African Cup of Nations soccer tournament in a protest at organizers holding it in the "dictatorship" of Gabon, where President Ali Bongo Ondimba retained power in disputed and violent elections last year.

World

Aleppo displaced finally getting official paperwork

Fatima Museitif got married three years ago and soon gave birth to two boys. Her husband died last year but since she was living in a rebel-held eastern neighborhood of Aleppo, she couldn't obtain a marriage certificate, a death certificate for her husband or birth certificates for her children.

Videos

Haley at confirmation hearing: I don't know everything about the U.N.

During her confirmation hearing, South Carolina governor and United Nations ambassador nominee Nikki Haley said she doesn't "claim to know everything" about the United Nations. After making her case for why she should be confirmed as ambassador, she talked about working to "reform" the U.N. "in ways that will rebuild the confidence of the American people."
C-SPAN
Haley at confirmation hearing: I don't know everything about the U.N. 3:07

Haley at confirmation hearing: I don't know everything about the U.N.

Obama: We send our prayers and love to the Bushes 0:38

Obama: We send our prayers and love to the Bushes

George H.W. Bush honored with Presidential Medal Of Freedom (2010) 1:19

George H.W. Bush honored with Presidential Medal Of Freedom (2010)

Timeline of Dylann Roof's trial from day of Charleston shooting to death penalty 3:38

Timeline of Dylann Roof's trial from day of Charleston shooting to death penalty