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AP Top Political News at 8:50 p.m. EST

Trump, in flap with civil rights icon, meets with MLK's son
NEW YORK (AP) -- Days before taking office, President-elect Donald Trump attempted to navigate the fallout of his flap with a civil rights leader and colleague of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. while also losing a member of his incoming administration to accusations of plagiarism....

Women's march in DC an echo of the past
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of women take to the streets of Washington, demanding a greater voice for women in American political life as a new president takes power....

The Latest: Inaugural committee releases parade detail
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):...

Parties, protests to take over DC for Trump's inauguration
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the day after. How many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open question....

This time, inaugural fashion is intertwined with politics
NEW YORK (AP) -- What'll she be wearing?...

DeVos to face questions over schools, conservative activism
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Charter school advocate Betsy DeVos is widely expected to push for expanding school choice programs if confirmed as education secretary, prompting pushback from teachers unions. But Democrats and activists also are raising concerns about how her conservative Christian beliefs and advocacy for family values might impact minority and LGBT students....

Trump partner eyes Indonesia power, sees faults in democracy
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- President-elect Donald Trump's billionaire business partner and possible political proxy in Indonesia nurses big leadership ambitions in the vast but perennially lagging Southeast Asian nation, which he says isn't developed enough to have a successful democracy and needs strong leadership....

Obama issues warning on 1st anniversary of Iran nuclear deal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is marking the first anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal by warning the Trump administration that the accord can't easily be undone and is preferable to war....

Officials: FBI arrests widow of Orlando nightclub shooter
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter, who was extensively questioned by federal agents in the days after the massacre, has been arrested by the FBI in connection with the attack, authorities said Monday....

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in West Bank clashes
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military says border police shot and killed the "main instigator" of clashes on Monday in which hundreds of Palestinians threw rocks at security forces in the West Bank....