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Nation Feb 24Photo: Deported from the U.S., walking the border
A Mexican who was recently deported from the U.S. carries a black bag Feb. 22 next to the Tijuana river, in Tijuana, Mexico.
World Feb 23Photos: As fighting continues in South Sudan, children battle famine
Nearly 1.4 million children across several countries face an "imminent risk of death" because of famine, according to the United Nations children's agency.
Politics Feb 23WATCH: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos defends White House decision to withdraw transgender bathroom rules
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks at 12:50 p.m. EST Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, the annual gathering that draws an estimated 10,000 activists to National Harbor in Maryland.
Arts Feb 22Photo: Greece distributes food as it sinks into depression
The monthly food supplies that were given out in February by an Athens Municipality-run centre are pictured in Athens, Greece.
Politics Feb 21WATCH: Spicer addresses new immigration memos, anti-Semitic threats at news briefing
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer spoke about the Department of Homeland Security's new immigration memos, along with threats to Jewish Community Centers across the country, during a Tuesday news briefing.
Arts Feb 21Photo: Inside a street festival during Brazil’s Carnival
People take part in a Carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Feb. 21, 2017. The annual Carnival festival draws million of partygoers for two weeks of parades and street parties.
Nation Feb 21WATCH: Scott Pruitt makes first speech as EPA director
Former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt made his first speech as head of the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday, to employees at the EPA's headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Arts Feb 20Photo: Preventing polio in Yemen
A Yemeni child receives polio vaccination during an immunization campaign at a health center in the capital of Sanaa.
Politics Feb 17WATCH: Trump talks jobs in visit to SC Boeing plant
President Donald Trump speaks at Boeing's plant in North Charleston, S.C., where workers recently voted against unionizing.
Arts Feb 17Photo: Scaling a fence in the West Bank
A Palestinian protester climbs over a section of the Israeli barrier on February 17, 2017. during clashes with Israeli troops. The clashes happened at a protest marking the 12th anniversary of a campaign against the barrier, in the West Bank…