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Mulvaney huddles with Senate Dems to discuss ‘humanitarian crisis’ at border

Mick Mulvaney met with Senate Democrats to discuss solutions to the “humanitarian crisis” at the southern border. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The White House met with Senate Democrats [...]

With Brexit, Britain is in crisis and not for the first time

LONDON (AP) – Few would argue that Britain is in what is often referred to as a bit of a pickle. A crisis in fact, undoubtedly of historic proportions. With the country mired in confusion and recrimination over how to leave the European [...]

May Requests Brexit Delay From E.U. as U.K. Government Remains in Crisis

LONDON — Top officials of the European Union, exasperated by the chaos and dysfunction of British politics, indicated on Wednesday that they were willing to grant a short delay in the deadline for Britain’s departure, but only if [...]

Justin Trudeau Breaks Silence on Political Crisis Rattling Canada

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada on Thursday spoke directly about the political controversy that has consumed the country for the past month, saying that there had been a breakdown in trust and communication but that he [...]

Justin Trudeau Cites ‘Erosion of Trust’ Over Case That Became Political Crisis

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada said on Thursday that a dispute with his former justice minister that has ballooned into a political crisis came from a breakdown in trust and communication. “I was not aware of that [...]

2nd Trudeau Minister Resigns as Canada’s Political Crisis Swells

OTTAWA — Another minister in the cabinet of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada quit in protest on Monday over accusations that he and his aides tried to influence a criminal case against a multinational Canadian company accused [...]

Roots of Spain’s Crisis: One Word Fought Over at Birth of Constitution

MADRID — When seven men gathered in 1977 around a long green table in the Spanish Congress to write a Constitution for a new, democratic Spain, they spent a month, on and off, arguing over a single word. It was just two years after [...]

Iran’s president faces calls to resign over economic crisis

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) – As Iran marked the 40th anniversary of its Islamic Revolution, a white-turbaned Shiite cleric at one commemoration targeted President Hassan Rouhani, a fellow clergyman, with this sign: “You who are the cause of [...]

Venezuelans Fleeing Crisis Face Desperate Hike to 12,000 Feet

PAMPLONA, Colombia — The walking began before dawn: before the clouds broke against the mountaintops, before the trucks took over the highway, even before anyone in the town woke up to check the vacant lot where scores of Venezuelan [...]

Venezuela Crisis Prompts Plans for Dueling Concerts on Border

Call it a humanitarian battle of the bands. First, the British billionaire Richard Branson said last week that he would organize an aid concert for Venezuela this Friday night — on the Colombian side of a border bridge where urgently [...]