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Mexican authorities on Thursday adopted tougher measures against Central American migrants, detaining 800 of them who had entered Mexico

Use of 'rescues' by Mexican migration officials criticized

The headline on a statement from Mexico's National Immigration Institute read: "INM rescues 800

Bolivia religious debate: The Bible vs Andean earth deity

Hoisting a large leather Bible above her head, Bolivia's new interim president delivered an

2 killed, 20 injured when warehouse explosion shakes Houston

A massive explosion Friday leveled a warehouse in Houston, killing two workers, damaging nearby

US denies Britain's extradition request for diplomat's wife

The United States has declined Britain's request for the extradition of a US diplomat's wife who was involved in

Amazon asks US judge to block Microsoft from Pentagon project

Amazon Web Services (AWS), the retail giant's Cloud arm, has asked a US judge to force a stay of

Scientists discovered four new species of sharks that walk

While great whites haunt the deep, walking sharks are content to scuttle in the shallows. They've been walking, or

Absent Iran faces detente calls from worried West and Middle East

Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif skipped this year's Davos, but Tehran was still a hot topic for many Western

Trump 'flagrantly' abused power

Democrats told President Donald Trump's impeachment trial Thursday that he openly and dangerously abused his powers to gain political

Probe into Australia bushfire plane crash complicated by dangers

Australian officials were working on Friday to extricate the bodies of three U.S. firefighters from a plane that crashed

Salvini eyes return to power at crunch Italy vote

Italy’s fragile governing coalition is 

Australia to probe crash that killed three US firefighters

Police investigators will join a probe 

Philippine leader threatens to end US pact over ally's visa

The Philippine president has renewed a threat to terminate

Democrats argue 'right matters' in Trump impeachment trial

Democratic House prosecutors made an expansive case Thursday at

Airports taking precautions after China virus outbreak

Airports are adding passenger screenings and taking other precautions

Study examines mortality costs of air pollution in U.S.

Researchers at the University of Illinois (UI) have estimated

WHO says coronavirus outbreak in China not yet global health emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday that

Vaccine for novel coronavirus may be ready in 3 months: U.S. scientists

U.S. health scientists said in an essay Thursday that

Trump to disclose Middle East peace plan by Tuesday

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he would

Trump to sign U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal Wednesday

President Donald Trump will hold a signing ceremony for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement on

US to limit visas for pregnant women to curb 'birth tourism'

US President Donald Trump opened a new front in his battle against immigration on

Israel, US condemn Iran at Holocaust memorial event

Israel and the United States on Thursday called for action against Iran, comparing it

Italian PM pulls out of Davos trip

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte cancelled a planned trip to the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos on Thursday,

Putin's political shake-up backed by parliament

Russia's lower house of parliament unanimously gave its initial backing on Thursday to sweeping constitutional changes proposed by President

World leaders in Israel to recall Auschwitz

Israel hosts dozens of world leaders Thursday to mark 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz, the World War

3 US crew killed as plane crashes in Australia

Three American crew helping to battle Australia's devastating bushfires were killed Thursday when their water-bombing plane crashed in mountainous

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