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World Feb 22Standoff at Venezuela border leaves a dozen injured, at least one dead
The violence came just hours before dueling concerts were to begin on the country's western border with Colombia, where much of the U.S.-supplied aid is being stored in a warehouse.
World Feb 01Red Cross warns U.S. about risks of sending aid to Venezuela
Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido has said he will defy President Nicolas Maduro's refusal to allow humanitarian aid by asking neighboring nations to help send in large convoys of medicine and food.
Politics Nov 08Congress will have more Latino members than ever before
The total is at least 42, with GOP Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler of Washington state claiming victory Wednesday for a fifth term over Democrat Carolyn Long.
Politics Oct 30U.S. government broadcaster to punish workers for George Soros report
Recently, Soros has been accused without evidence by right-wing commentators and politicians of funding migrants heading to the U.S. from Central America.
Politics Sep 01Trump: Canada ‘will be out’ of trade deal unless it’s ‘fair’
President Donald Trump warned Canada on Saturday that it "will be out" of a revised North American trade agreement unless it's "fair" to the United States.
Politics Aug 31Trump says he won’t compromise with Canada in NAFTA deal
President Donald Trump has said privately that he won't make compromises with Canada in high-stakes talks to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement.
World Aug 28Preliminary U.S.-Mexico trade deal leaves trail of uncertainty
President Donald Trump's declaration of victory Monday in reaching a preliminary deal with Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement raised at least as many questions as it answered.
World Aug 27U.S. and Mexico tentatively set to replace NAFTA with new deal
President Donald Trump says he'll be "terminating" the North American Free Trade Agreement as he pursues a deal with Mexico and starts negotiations with Canada.
World Jun 04WATCH: U.S. renews call to suspend Venezuela from the Organization of American States
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration renewed its call Monday for the Organization of American States to suspend Venezuela and for other members to step up pressure on the country’s government to restore constitutional order. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo…
World May 08U.S. calls for Venezuelan President Maduro to step down
The Venezuelan government has refused aid and denies there is a humanitarian crisis.