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Ecuador, Peru head to polls under strict virus measures Congress Lima People Ecuador Mexico City

Ecuador, Peru head to polls under strict virus measures Congress Lima People Ecuador Mexico City

Ecuador, Peru head to polls under strict virus measures Congress Lima People Ecuador Mexico City Ecuador, Peru head to polls under strict virus measures Congress Lima People Ecuador Mexico City Ecuador and Peru choose new presidents Sunday under strict public health measures prompted by the coronavirus pandemic, which has recently strengthened in the neighboring South American nations. Ecuadoreans face a …

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With the U.S. Asylum System Closed to Many, Some Find Sanctuary in Mexico

With the U.S. Asylum System Closed to Many, Some Find Sanctuary in Mexico

With the U.S. Asylum System Closed to Many, Some Find Sanctuary in Mexico With the U.S. Asylum System Closed to Many, Some Find Sanctuary in Mexico MEXICO CITY — Record numbers of asylum seekers are applying for sanctuary in Mexico — some after arriving at the southwest border of the United States hoping to find a safe haven under President …

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New Mexico Is Set to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

New Mexico Is Set to Legalize Recreational Marijuana

New Mexico Is Set to Legalize Recreational Marijuana New Mexico Is Set to Legalize Recreational Marijuana New Mexico was set to become the 16th state to legalize recreational marijuana after the Legislature passed a bill on Wednesday, joining a national movement to rethink antidrug laws that are increasingly seen as impediments to racial justice and the economy. Gov. Michelle Lujan …

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‘Mommy, I Have Bad News’: For Child Migrants, Mexico Can Be the End of the Road

‘Mommy, I Have Bad News’: For Child Migrants, Mexico Can Be the End of the Road

‘Mommy, I Have Bad News’: For Child Migrants, Mexico Can Be the End of the Road ‘Mommy, I Have Bad News’: For Child Migrants, Mexico Can Be the End of the Road Thousands of children, most from Central America, are making their way to the border, many hoping to meet parents in the United States. But for those caught in …

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Killing of Salvadoran Refugee by Police in Mexico Incites Furor

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Killing of Salvadoran Refugee by Police in Mexico Incites Furor Killing of Salvadoran Refugee by Police in Mexico Incites Furor MEXICO CITY — The death at the hands of police of a woman who was a refugee from El Salvador has drawn international condemnation and potential embarrassment for Mexico, which on Monday began hosting a United Nations summit focused on …

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Marijuana takes center stage in New Mexico special session Republican Virginia Michelle Lujan Grisham Santa Fe Illinois

Marijuana takes center stage in New Mexico special session Republican Virginia Michelle Lujan Grisham Santa Fe Illinois

Marijuana takes center stage in New Mexico special session Republican Virginia Michelle Lujan Grisham Santa Fe Illinois Marijuana takes center stage in New Mexico special session Republican Virginia Michelle Lujan Grisham Santa Fe Illinois New Mexico lawmakers are embarking on an unusual legislative session that may focus entirely on the legalization of recreational marijuana. Efforts at legalizing the sale of …

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$29 Billion Railroad Merger to Connect U.S., Mexico and Canada

$29 Billion Railroad Merger to Connect U.S., Mexico and Canada

$29 Billion Railroad Merger to Connect U.S., Mexico and Canada $29 Billion Railroad Merger to Connect U.S., Mexico and Canada Canadian Pacific and Kansas City Southern announced plans on Sunday to combine in a $29 billion deal that would create the first railroad network connecting the United States, Mexico and Canada. It is an effort to capitalize on the trade …

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13 Law Enforcement Officers Killed in Mexico Ambush

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13 Law Enforcement Officers Killed in Mexico Ambush 13 Law Enforcement Officers Killed in Mexico Ambush MEXICO CITY — Gunmen on Thursday ambushed a Mexican government convoy conducting a security patrol southwest of the capital, killing 13 prosecutors and police officers in what appeared to be the deadliest assault on Mexican law enforcement in well over a year, officials said. …

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US to Send Millions of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses to Mexico and Canada

US to Send Millions of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses to Mexico and Canada

US to Send Millions of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses to Mexico and Canada US to Send Millions of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses to Mexico and Canada The United States plans to send millions of doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to Mexico and Canada, the White House said Thursday, a notable step into vaccine diplomacy just as the Biden administration is quietly pressing …

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Biden Urges Mexico to Do More to Stop Migration

Biden Urges Mexico to Do More to Stop Migration

Biden Urges Mexico to Do More to Stop Migration Biden Urges Mexico to Do More to Stop Migration MEXICO CITY — The Biden administration has been quietly pressing Mexico to curb the stream of migrants coming to the United States, urging it to take in more families being expelled by American authorities and to step up enforcement at its southern …

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