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DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — More than 6,000 Haitians and other migrants have been removed from an encampment at a Texas border town, United States officials said Monday as they defended a strong response that included immediately deporting...

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Haitian migrants seeking to escape poverty, hunger and a feeling of hopelessness in their home country said they will not be deterred by plans by United States officials to speedily send them back, as thousands of people...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador wants to leave questions of human rights and democracy to the United Nations, as part of his continuing criticisms of the Organization of American States. L...

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – St Vincent and the Grenadines says five cases of the latest strain of the coronavirus (COVID-19) have been detected in the country and health authorities are warning that it is more transmittable and able to...

HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC — A tropical storm watch has been posted in Bermuda as Hurricane Larry continues to head towards the British Overseas Territory. Forecasters have predicted that Larry, a Category 3 hurricane packing 115 miles per hour...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Guyana, in an effort to stem the spread of COVID-19, has issued amendments to its COVID-19 guidelines, which dealt with vaccination requirements for government buildings, to now include all public buildings inclusive...

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, CMC – The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is warning that more than half a million children are at risk of life-threatening waterborne diseases following the devastating and powerful earthquake that rocked...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — In the nearly two months since President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated, Haiti has suffered a devastating earthquake and a drenching tropical storm, the twin natural disasters deflecting attention from the...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – The Guyana Public Service Union has said that it will legally challenge a decision by the authorities to lock out nurses and other government employees who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 or refuse to take...

JEREMIE, Haiti (AP) — United States military aircraft are now ferrying food, tarps and other material into southern Haiti amid a shift in the international relief effort to focus on helping people in the areas hardest hit by the recent...
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