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Scarlett Johansson attends the Women's March on Washington on January 21, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Celebs join anti-Trump women’s marches

If you wondered where many of Hollywood’s A-list celebrities had gone during President Donald Trump’s inauguration, you didn’t have to wonder any longer on Saturday, when scores of them showed up at women’s marches in Washington and other cities to send the new president a pointed message that he was in for a fight — and that, as so ma

Protestors wait for speakers to begin their speeches in the cold along the barricades at the Women’s March on Washington during the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Women around world decry Trump

Wearing pink, pointy-eared “pussyhats” to mock the new president, hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets in the nation’s capital and cities around the world Saturday to send Donald Trump an emphatic message that they won’t let his agenda go unchallenged over the next four years.

This frame from video shows Italian firefighters extracting a child alive from under snow and debris of an hotel that was hit by an avalanche on Wednesday, in Rigopiano, central Italy, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (Italian Firefighters/ANSA via AP)

Hotel avalanche survivors hail 'angels'

After two days huddled in freezing cold, tons of snow surrounding them in the wreckage of the avalanche-demolished hotel, survivors greeted their rescuers Friday as “angels.”

President Barack Obama, right, and Michelle Obama, left, pose with president-elect Donald Trump and wife Melania at the White House before the inauguration on Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington, D.C. Trump becomes the 45th President of the United States. (Kevin Dietsch-Pool/Getty Images)

Trump sworn in as 45th president

Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and putting Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years.

This Dec. 11, 2016, file image made from militant video posted online by the Aamaq News Agency, a media arm of the Islamic State group, purports to show a general view of the ancient ruins of the city of Palmyra, in Homs province, Syria. Islamic State militants destroyed a landmark ancient Roman monument and parts of the amphitheatre in Syria’s historic town of Palmyra, the Syrian government and opposition monitoring groups said Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (Militant Video via AP, File)

ISIS destroys part of Roman theatre

Islamic State militants destroyed parts of the second-century Roman theatre in Syria’s historic town of Palmyra and the site’s landmark ancient Tetrapylon, the government and opposition activists said Friday.

Moments later, this massive gator leapt into the boat.

Gator launches self at boat, terrifies passengers

MIAMI — Less than a week after naturists discovered "Humpback" -- a massive, 12-foot gator near Lakeland, Fla. -- a Missouri couple vacationing in the Sunshine State had a close encounter with an alligator when it leapt into their airboat and became wedged in the boat’s railing.

President-elect Donald Trump waves as he walks to his vehicles at a church service at St. John’s Episcopal Church across from the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

10 promises Trump made for his first day

Behind in the polls in late October, Donald Trump ventured to Gettysburg, Pa., to give American voters a “contract” detailing of what he would achieve during his first day in office. Beneath a list of 18 major actions was the flourish of Trump’s familiar signature and a blank space for voters to sign.

US President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to attend an inauguration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, on Jan. 19, 2017. (GETTY IMAGES/PHOTO)

Trump is Mr. President now

Pay no attention to that scruffy-looking man standing on the corner with the sandwich board proclaiming, “The end is nigh.”

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'(Pedestrians) were flying like skittles'

A man with a history of mental health and drug abuse issues drove into a street crowded with pedestrians in Australia’s second-largest city on Friday, killing at least four people, including a child, and injuring around 15 others, police said.

President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by his wife Melania Trump, waves as they arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump sweeps in for his big day in Washington

Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet Thursday and swooped into Washington for three days of inaugural festivities. As the president-elect left New York behind, the capital braced for an onslaught of inaugural crowds and demonstrators numbering in the hundreds of thousands.

Salt water lagoon at Uepi in the Solomon Islands is pictured in this file photo. (ikaelEriksson/Getty Images)

Magnitude 8 quake hits Solomon Islands

A powerful magnitude 8 earthquake hit the Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands on Sunday and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said it could generate tsunami waves on nearby islands.

This image taken from video released by Qatar's Al-Jazeera televison broadcast on Friday Oct. 5, 2001 is said to show Osama bin Laden, the prime suspect in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S., at an undisclosed location. Al-Jazeera did not say whether the image was taken before or after the Sept. 11 attacks or how they obtained it. The Obama administration is releasing the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were found in the terrorist’s secret compound in 2011. (AP Photo/Al-Jazeera via APTN)

Final batch of bin Laden documents released

In its final hours, the Obama administration on Thursday released the last of three installments of documents belonging to Osama bin Laden that were seized in a 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaida leader in his secret compound.