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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues into its fifth week.

Democrats are now...Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller's office has issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of BuzzFeed News' report that said President Donald Trump's former attorney told Mueller that the president directed him to lie to Congress....Read more

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Labour Party is calling for an "open and frank debate" on the government's stalled Brexit plan and an increased role for Parliament — but still won't meet with Prime Minister Theresa May for talks.

The main opposition party's...Read more

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It was all a bit overwhelming for the latest opponent who could do nothing to slow Serena Williams at the Australian Open. So Dayana Yastremska, an 18-year-old from Ukraine, found herself wiping away tears as she walked to the net....Read more

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — So far the older guys are holding court against the new generation at the Australian Open.

On Saturday, 31-year-old Novak Djokovic beat 19-year-old Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 6-0.

A day earlier, it...Read more

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish and European officials joined thousands of people from across Poland Saturday for the funeral of Piotr Adamowicz, the slain mayor of the northern city of Gdansk.

Adamowicz, 53, died Monday after being stabbed the night...Read more

CHICAGO (AP) — The explosive video of a white Chicago officer shooting a black teenager 16 times shocked consciences around the world with footage of Laquan McDonald getting gunned down as he walked away from police.

The graphic images of McDonald...Read more

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Islamic cleric who was the ideological leader of the Bali bombers and other Indonesian militants is being released early from a 15-year prison sentence after the country's president relented on a condition that he renounce radical beliefs,...Read more

DALLAS (AP) — Former President George W. Bush treated his Secret Service detail to pizza to show his appreciation for their service without paychecks during the partial government shutdown.

A photo posted on Bush's Instagram and Facebook pages shows him...Read more

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Saturday at the Australian Open (all times local):

9:30 p.m.

Two-time major champion Garbine Muguruza got to enjoy a much earlier start — and much earlier finish — at the Australian Open...Read more