Inaugurations

Traffic flows past a billboard with a portrait of Emmerson Mnangagwa the new Zimbabwean President in Harare, Zimbabwe, Monday, Nov.27, 2017. Zimbabwe's security forces said in a joint statement Monday that the "situation in our country had returned to normalcy", after a crisis during which the military staged a takeover and crowds demonstrated against Mugabe at the end of his 37 year rule.(AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
November 27, 2017 - 10:14 am
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's security forces on Monday reported incidents of looting and illegal occupation of farms and houses following the resignation last week of former President Robert Mugabe and the inauguration of his successor, Emmerson Mnangagwa. However, the military and police...
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Zimbabwe army spokesperson Colonel Overson Mugwisi, left, addresses a press conference with police spokesperson senior assistant Charity Charamba, at the Police General Headquarters in Harare, Zimbabwe, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. The security forces said that they are reports of looting and illegal occupation of farms and houses following the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe and the inauguration of his successor Emmerson Mnangagwa. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
November 27, 2017 - 10:05 am
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on developments with Zimbabwe's new government (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Zimbabwe's former finance minister and a leader of the ruling ZANU-PF party's youth league have been denied bail in cases that have raised concerns about the military's actions during its...
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Fidelis Mukonori, a Catholic priest who mediated talks with Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe, prays inside the sacristy after mass in Chishawasha, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017. Mugabe knew it was "the end of the road" days before he quit, and appeared relieved when he signed his resignation letter after 37 years in power, a Catholic priest who mediated talks leading to his ouster said Sunday. (AP Photo/Bram Janssen)
November 26, 2017 - 12:00 pm
CHISHAWASHA, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe knew it was "the end of the road" days before he quit, and appeared relieved when he signed his resignation letter after 37 years in power, a Catholic priest who mediated talks leading to his ouster said Sunday. Fidelis Mukonori...
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Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa, center, gestures to the cheering crowd as he leaves after the presidential inauguration ceremony in the capital Harare, Zimbabwe Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president after Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, ending his 37-year rule. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
November 24, 2017 - 1:24 pm
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabweans must set aside "poisoned" politics and work together to rebuild the nation and re-engage the world, new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said Friday, delivering an inclusive message to an exultant crowd that packed a stadium for his inauguration. Mnangagwa, blamed...
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Supporters dance and run on the field after Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in at the presidential inauguration ceremony in the capital Harare, Zimbabwe Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. Mnangagwa was sworn in as Zimbabwe's president after Robert Mugabe resigned on Tuesday, ending his 37-year rule. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
November 24, 2017 - 8:50 am
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Latest on the inauguration of Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa (all times local): 2:35 p.m. Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has left the stadium after his inauguration. The 75-year-old's first speech as leader reached out to the nation at large,...
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This Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, photo, shows the night view of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The museum, which opens on Saturday to the public, encompasses work from both the East and West. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
November 08, 2017 - 11:05 am
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron took his first walk Wednesday night through the galleries of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, a decade after his country signed an over $1.2 billion agreement to share the name and some of the artworks of the world-famous museum. Macron...
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This undated photo provided by Yaquelin Barrueta via the New York Civil Liberties Union, shows Johan Barrios Ramos, a 41-year-old Cuban who was held in detention in the U.S. after arriving from Cuba where, he said, he was imprisoned for "anti-Cuba" activities that included his involvement with political opposition. (Yaquelin Barrueta/New York Civil Liberties Union via AP)
October 27, 2017 - 6:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Hanad Abdi fled Somalia two summers ago after men killed his father and stole the family farm. His only hope for safety and freedom, he said, was to flee to America. But after smuggling himself to Ethiopia, then Brazil, then thousands of miles through South and Central America, he...
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Amy Mashberg gathered with other protesters outside of U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas to speak out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the President's immigration priorities Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 in Austin, Texas. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday defended "sanctuary city" prohibitions while addressing a small group that included a Democratic sheriff who changed her jail policies last month under the threat of facing criminal charges herself. (Ricardo B. Brazziell/Austin American-Statesman via AP)
October 20, 2017 - 5:28 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday defended a ban on "sanctuary cities" at a meeting attended by a Texas sheriff who had announced on the day of President Donald Trump's inauguration that her city would not honor some federal requests to hold immigrants in jail...
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FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo President Donald Trump arrives with first lady Melania Trump at the Liberty Ball in Washington. Melania Trump is donating her inaugural ball gown to the first ladies’ collection at the Smithsonian Institution. The first lady is handing over the vanilla silk, off-the-shoulder gown during a ceremony on Oct. 20. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
October 18, 2017 - 2:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is donating her inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies' Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. The first lady is handing over the vanilla silk, off-the-shoulder gown during a ceremony Friday in Washington. The gown also featured a slit skirt, ruffled accent trim...
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France's President Emmanuel Macron visits the "Picasso 1932: Erotic Year" exhibition at the Picasso museum in Paris, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. Macron said he likes in Picasso's paintings the "great sensuality" and at the same time, the "political meaning" especially in the years leading to the World War II. (Ian Langsdon/pool photo via AP)
October 08, 2017 - 4:44 pm
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has inaugurated a major Picasso exhibition in Paris, focusing on one key year in the Spanish master's art and life. After visiting the show for an hour and a half with his wife Brigitte, Macron said he likes in Picasso's paintings a "great sensuality"...
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