Caracas: Who controls parliament?

Control of Venezuela’s only remaining democratically elected body, the all-but-powerless National Assembly, was in flux this week after supporters of authoritarian President Nicolás…

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Mexico City: Asylum anger

Mexico is upset over a Trump administration decision to send Mexicans who seek asylum in the U.S. to Guatemala instead. “It’s a decision…

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Taking the beef out of burgers

Environmentalists estimate that eating 4 pounds of beef contributes as much to global warming as flying from New York to London, and the…

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The world on fire

Wildfires scorching vast swathes of landscape and destroying homes are becoming an increasingly common sight around the world,A wildfire needs three components to…

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Sardines pack Bologna

The hard-right leader Matteo Salvini, a key figure in the last Italian government before being forced to resign as interior minister in September,…

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as Epstein’s did

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged procurer, Ghislaine Maxwell, is hiding in homes of powerful associates around the world, the New York Post reported last week….

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Frankfort, Ky.Pardons probed

Kentucky’s new Repub lican attorney general formally requested an FBI probe last week into pardons issued by former Republican Gov. Matt Bevin after…

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Exit the Sussexes

Prince Harry rejoined his wife in Canada this week after completing one of his last duties as a working royal. Buckingham Palace announced…

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