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The Latest: Trump vows aid cuts to Central AmericaU.S. President Donald Trump says the U.S. will begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing" aid to three Central American nations over a migrant caravan heading to the U.S. southern border
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
This image provided by NOAA on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018, shows Hurricane Willa in the eastern Pacific, on a path to smash into Mexico's western coast. (NOAA via AP)
'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa aims for Mexico's westHurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" near-Category 5 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days
The Associated Press49 minutes ago
Numbers from the  Department of Homeland Security, show a long-term trend towards fewer apprehensions near the Southwest border.
Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into MexicoThousands of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. stretched out on rain-soaked sidewalks, benches and public plazas in southern Mexico, worn down by another day's march under a blazing sun
The Associated Press4 hours ago
In this Oct. 17, 2018 photo, a man walks past graffiti that reads in Portuguese: "Not him" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  Polls have consistently shown that both candidates for the presidency have the highest rates of rejection, defined as when a potential voter says he or she will not support a particular candidate under any circumstances. (AP Photo/Beatrice Christofaro)
For many Brazilians, election is picking 'lesser of evils'For many Brazilians, the presidential election is shaping up to be a choice of "lesser of evils"
The Associated Press9 hours ago
'Extremely dangerous' Cat 4 Hurricane Willa heads for MexicoHurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could potentially bring landfall on a stretch of coast in Mexico between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Hurricane Willa a Category 4 storm in Pacific off MexicoHurricane Willa has rapidly gained force and become an "extremely dangerous" Category 4 storm in the Pacific off Mexico, with a potential to make landfall on a western stretch of coastline between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the coming days
The Associated Press11 hours ago
A Mexican police helicopter flies over a caravan of Central American migrants walking to the U.S., after the group departed Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 5,000 Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday in southern Mexico. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
The Latest: Mexico's AMLO eyes development to fix migrationMexico's incoming president wants the United States, Canada and Mexico to come up with a joint development plan as a way to curb mass migration
The Associated Press11 hours ago
Central American migrants walking to the U.S. start their day departing Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018. Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 5,000 Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday in southern Mexico. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
Ragged, growing caravan of migrants resumes march toward USA growing caravan of Honduran migrants is streaming through southern Mexico heading toward the United States, after making an end-run around Mexican agents who briefly blocked them at the Guatemalan border
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Shooting at Mexico ex-cardinal's home leaves guard deadA shooting at the Mexico City home of retired Cardinal Norberto Rivera has left an auxiliary police officer dead
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Hurricane Willa has strengthened into an 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm in Pacific off MexicoHurricane Willa has strengthened into an 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm in Pacific off Mexico
The Associated Press13 hours ago
Hurricane Willa strengthens into Category 3 storm as it heads for western MexicoHurricane Willa strengthens into Category 3 storm as it heads for western Mexico
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Thousands in Brazil rally in support of candidate BolsonaroTens of thousands of people have rallied in 15 states across Brazil in support of Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing front-runner in next week's presidential runoff election
The Associated Press17 hours ago
4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accidentFour American tourists and a Costa Rican rafting guide were killed in a weekend rafting accident in the Central American country, authorities said Sunday
The Associated Press19 hours ago
Honduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US borderHonduran migrants who crossed into Mexico have started marching again toward the US border
The Associated Press1 day ago
Forecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweekForecasters say newly formed Hurricane Willa growing rapidly, could hit Mexican coast by midweek
The Associated Press1 day ago
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