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Ayutla, Guatemala - Hondurans taking part in a caravan of more than 4,000 migrants and asylum-seekers hope to pass militarised Mexican border checkpoints on Saturday. Paula Dolmo, a 30-year-old from Tegucigalpa, Honduras, stood alongside the bridge with her two sons as a group of more than two hundred migrants attempted to negotiate their way into Mexico. She says she...
The Australian government said on Sunday it will channel A$76 million (CA$68 million or US$52 million) to the tourism industry as recent heavy rains have dampened many of the monthslong bushfires, allowing the country to look to recovery.The number of fires burning across Australia’s east and south coast has gone under 100 over the weekend for the first...
BERLIN — Libyan rival camps and their foreign backers will attend a summit in Berlin on Sunday to discuss ways to end a proxy war over the capital Tripoli and the oil producer, which has displaced 140,000 and now more than halved the country’s crude output.Germany and the United Nations hope to persuade Russia, Turkey, the United Arab...
A deal reached by Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, with Buckingham Palace helps clear the way for their planned part-time move to Canada, royal watchers said Saturday.The palace announced that the duo will cease their duties as working royals this spring and will no longer use the titles “royal highness” or receive public funds for their work. READ...
CHICAGO — A winter storm in the U.S. that brought snow and sleet to the Midwest and Plains created travel headaches Saturday after airlines cancelled flights and officials shut down major roads.The storm system began moving through the Plains and Midwest on Friday, leading to trouble at airports in Chicago in Kansas City. It was expected to spread...
SANAA, Yemen — A missile attack launched by Shiite rebels in Yemen hit an army camp Saturday, killing at least 25 troops, Yemeni officials said.The strike in the central province of Marib wounded around 10 others. Officials said they expected the death toll to rise as burn victims were rushed to hospitals.Marib lies about 115 kilometers (70 miles)...
Washington, DC - Pointing at the United States White House on Saturday, women and their supporters chanted "the oppressive state is a rapist. The rapist is you." The lyrics are part of a Chilean performance piece that has become an anthem of the feminist movement worldwide. "Patriarchy is a judge, that judges us for being born, and our punishment is...
The U.S National Archives is apologizing for altering an image of the 2017 Women’s March in Washington, D.C., to remove anti-Donald Trump messages featured on some protests signs.“We apologize, and will immediately start a thorough review of our exhibit policies and procedures so that this does not happen again,” the organization said on Twitter Saturday.We made a mistake....

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