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Migrants streaming into Tijuana, but now face long stay

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) – Exhausted migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers napped on mattresses in a converted municipal gymnasium, while men played soccer and exchanged banter on a crowded, adjoining courtyard. A woman [...]

Migrants straggle into Mexico City to shelter at stadium

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States streamed into Mexico’s capital and bedded down in a sports stadium on the eve of U.S. midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has made [...]

Rally Runs Into Pre-Election Resistance

Investors have been on a wild ride for the past four weeks. Literally one month ago, to the day, the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq were trading at their respective all-time highs before enduring a brutal correction. The sell-off levied heavy [...]

Brazil Election: How Jair Bolsonaro Turned Crisis Into Opportunity

RIO DE JANEIRO — Had the blade slashed a bit more of Jair Bolsonaro’s abdomen, the evangelical preacher who came to see him in the hospital might have had to prepare a eulogy about his friend’s presidential hopes being dashed [...]

U.S. is Denying Passports to Americans along the Border, Throwing Their Citizenship into Question

Two women, Maria and Lupita, whose U.S. citizenship is in question, stand for a portrait in Brownsville, Tex. Although they were born in the United States, the government is questioning their citizenship because it suspects their birth certificates [...]

From the archives: FOIA documents on the 1990 investigation into alleged anti-Asian discrimination in Harvard admissions

Pedestrians walk past the gate to Harvard Yard at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images */ ]]> From 1988 to 1990, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights conducted an [...]

Wentworth Defeat Pushes Australia’s Prime Minister Into Minority Government

He pointed to the election this past week in Bavaria that shook Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government in Germany, as voters shifted their allegiance away from her conservative allies toward the progressive, pro-refugee Greens. “Australians [...]

Aide to Saudi Crown Prince, Suspect in Khashoggi Case, Is Shown Walking into Consulate

A frequent companion of Saudi Arabia’s crown prince entered the country’s consulate in Istanbul just hours before Jamal Khashoggi, a dissident writer, disappeared inside, according to a time-stamped photograph published on Thursday [...]

Honduran migrants bed down after pushing into Guatemala

ESQUIPULAS, Guatemala (AP) – Hundreds of Hondurans hoping to reach the United States bedded down for the night in this Guatemalan town after that country’s authorities blinked first in attempts to halt their advance. The group estimated [...]

McConnell calls for investigation into leak of Ford letter

At issue is the public disclosure of Christine Blasey Ford’s accusations. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Congress ‘I think it clearly was, honestly, a despicable thing to do to Dr. Ford,’ he told POLITICO in an interview. By [...]