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Women from the Dominican Republic are apprehended by the border patrol for illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico in Los Ebanos, Texas, U.S., August 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday sought to speed up the deportation of illegal immigrants, telling (More...)

Venezuelans rush to shop, fill tanks before monetary overhaul

By Shaylim Castro and Isaac Urrutia

CARACAS/MARACAIBO (Reuters) – Jittery Venezuelans on Friday rushed to shops and lined up at (More…)

Turkey’s lira weakens 4 percent, Trump says won’t take pastor’s detention ‘sitting down’

By Daren Butler, David Dolan and Humeyra Pamuk

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s battered lira weakened 3 percent on Friday after (More…)

U.S. attorney general issues order to speed up immigrant deportations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday sought to speed up the deportation of illegal immigrants, telling (More…)

How a mother’s tough choice gave her son a potential U.S. asylum advantage

By Kristina Cooke and Reade Levinson

SAN FRANCISCO/WEST PALM BEACH (Reuters) – For two months in detention after being separated (More…)

New U.S. training unit in Afghanistan faces old problems

By James Mackenzie

CAMP DAHLKE, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Captain Joe Fontana, a team leader with the U.S. army’s 1st Security (More…)

Rains pile misery on India’s flooded Kerala state as toll rises to 164

By Sivaram Venkitasubramanian and Gopakumar Warrier

KOCHI/BENGALURU, India (Reuters) – The worst floods in a century in the Indian state (More…)

Vatican voices ‘shame and sorrow’ over damning sex abuse report

By Philip Pullella and Scott Malone

VATICAN CITY/BOSTON (Reuters) – The Vatican expressed “shame and sorrow” on Thursday over revelations (More…)

U.S. imposes sanctions on Myanmar military over Rohingya crackdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on four Myanmar military and police commanders and two army (More…)

More U.S. states deploy technology to track election hacking attempts

By Christopher Bing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A majority of U.S. states has adopted technology that allows the federal government to (More…)

New Mexico compound member in U.S. illegally over 20 years: government

TAOS, N.M. (Reuters) – A Haitian woman who was charged with child abuse at a New Mexico compound has been (More…)