Amnesty: Nigeria's slum demolitions leave 30,000 homeless

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Amnesty International says as many as 30,000 people in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos are homeless after their community was set ablaze and demolished this week.


Obama urges nation to 'forge unity' after bitter election

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Three days after Election Day, President Barack Obama used his last Veterans Day speech to urge Americans to learn from the example of veterans as a divided nation seeks to "forge unity" after the bitter 2016 campaign.

  • Written by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

John Kerry talks climate change in Antarctica

McMURDO STATION, Antarctica (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry didn't comment on Donald Trump's election victory while visiting Antarctica, but did say that citizens who care about limiting emissions might have to march in the streets to push for more aggressive action.


Outrage and fear fuel continuing anti-Trump protests

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rowdy protests continued for a second night in Portland, Oregon, as people around the country protested Donald Trump's presidential election victory.

  • Written by TERRENCE PETTY, Associated Press

Hundreds of thousands rally in Seoul to demand Park's ouster

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people flooded Seoul's streets on Saturday demanding the resignation of President Park Geun-hye amid an explosive political scandal, in what may be South Korea's largest protest since it shook off dictatorship three decades ago.

  • Written by KIM TONG-HYUNG, Associated Press