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U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to deliver remarks on border security and the partial shutdown of the U.S. government in the Diplomatic Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Murders in Mexico rise by a third in 2018 to new record

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Murders in Mexico rose by 33 percent in 2018, breaking the record for a second year (More…)

Explainer: Mexico’s fuel woes rooted in chronic theft, troubled refineries

By David Alire Garcia and Marianna Parraga

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Nearly a month after Mexico’s new president launched an (More…)

Venezuela captures rogue officers after uprising at military outpost

By Mayela Armas and Brian Ellsworth

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela has captured a group of military officers who stole weapons (More…)

Chinese scientist who gene-edited babies fired by university

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – A Chinese scientist who created what he said were the world’s first “gene-edited” babies evaded oversight (More…)

U.S. air safety agents absences hit record level; shutdown in Day 31

By David Shepardson and Katanga Johnson

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Transportation Security Administration, where employees are going unpaid amid (More…)

U.S. eclipse watchers howl at Blood Wolf Moon but bitter cold cancels other festivities

By Barbara Goldberg

(Reuters) – Skywatchers howled at the moon at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles when the full (More…)

Toddler rescue effort reaches most dangerous stage in Spain: engineer

TOTALAN, Spain (Reuters) – Efforts to reach a two-year-old boy who fell into a borehole in southern Spain more than (More…)

Taliban attack kills more than 100 security personnel in central Afghanistan: defense ministry source

By Rupam Jain and Abdul Qadir Sediqi

KABUL (Reuters) – The Taliban killed more than 100 members of the Afghan (More…)

Russia acknowledges new missile but says it does not breach treaty

By Stephanie Nebehay and Robin Emmott

GENEVA/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Russia has recognized the existence of a cruise missile system that (More…)

Trump says no amnesty for ‘Dreamers,’ signals support in broader deal

By David Morgan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Sunday his proposed immigration deal to end a 30-day (More…)