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U.S. Agents Fire Tear Gas Across Mexican Border

American border officers sent tear gas into Mexico early Tuesday to drive away about 150 migrants trying to cross the border into the United States, the authorities said. In a statement, the Customs and Border Protection agency said [...]

Yemen’s Deadly Seas: Fishermen Come Under Fire in Saudi War

Of the 86 fishermen on the six boats, 50 died. Identifying the perpetrators of maritime attacks is notoriously difficult, especially in a war as chaotic and opaque as the one in Yemen. Both the Saudi-led coalition and its Houthi foes, [...]

Cornyn under fire from GOP as criminal justice reform falters

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn has found himself in the middle of an internal GOP firefight in the final days of the lame duck. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo Congress Advocates of the Trump-endorsed bill say the Senate GOP whip isn’t [...]

‘Yellow Vests’ Descend on Paris as Police Arrest Hundreds and Fire Tear Gas

PARIS — Thousands of demonstrators descended on Paris early Saturday, as residents braced for more mayhem and the police turned out in force, blocking access to main arteries and monuments that had been the focus last week of France’s [...]

U.S. agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence

Migrants run from tear gas launched by U.S. agents after a group of migrants got past Mexican police at the Chaparral crossing in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018. | Rodrigo Abd/AP Photo Immigration By ASSOCIATED PRESS 11/25/2018 [...]

Paris Police Fire Tear Gas at Crowds Protesting Fuel Prices and Macron

PARIS — The police in Paris used tear gas and water cannons on Saturday to disperse protesters in “yellow vests” as thousands gathered in the capital and staged road blockades across the nation as part of a second wave of rallies [...]

After trading barbs all year, Newsom and Trump meet at California fire zone

President Donald Trump greets California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, left, and Gov. Jerry Brown as he arrives at Beale Air Force Base on Saturday for a visit to areas affected by wildfires. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo California Since the president [...]

Israel and Palestinians Exchange Fire After Botched Israeli Raid

JERUSALEM — Palestinian militants in Gaza mounted an intense and sustained rocket and mortar attack across much of southern Israel on Monday in retaliation for the killing of seven fighters by Israeli forces in a botched covert operation [...]

‘A 5-alarm fire’: GOP desperate to match Dems’ online ATM

Illinois Republican Rep. Rodney Davis’ fundraising was outpaced by more than two-to-one from July to September, wiping out his early money advantage. | Jeff Roberson/AP Photo Elections The gaping cash disparity in the midterms [...]

Adam Paul Laxalt under fire after arrest report emerges

RENO, Nev. — Democrats are calling on Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt to release his bar association application and full criminal record after the Republican gubernatorial nominee acknowledged he was a “reckless and foolish” [...]