Mexico

Trump’s new North America trade agreement would give the U.S. economy only a modest boost, an independent federal agency finds.
Martin Mejia/AP Photo, File
April 18, 2019 - 6:01 pm
By Paul Wiseman WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's new North America trade agreement would give the U.S. economy only a modest boost, an independent federal agency has found. The International Trade Commission said Thursday that Trump's U.S.-Mexico-Canada agreement would lift the U.S...
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President Donald Trump speaks during the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Washington.
Evan Vucci/AP Photo
April 05, 2019 - 7:27 am
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Abandoning his threat to immediately seal the southern border, President Donald Trump warned instead on Thursday that he'd slap tariffs on cars coming to the U.S. from Mexico unless the Mexicans do more to stop the flow of migrants and drugs to the...
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
March 30, 2019 - 12:16 pm
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Threatening drastic action against Mexico, President Donald Trump declared he is likely to shut down America's southern border next week unless Mexican authorities immediately halt all illegal immigration. The president, who also cut U.S. aid to three Central American...
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Mexico
March 09, 2019 - 10:14 am
By Theresa Waldrop, CNN (CNN) -- With spring break just around the corner, the US State Department has some advice for the thousands of Americans who head to Mexico this time each year. In a security alert for the country, the US Embassy in Mexico City offered tips on everything from avoiding...
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Gregory Bull/AP Photo, File
February 24, 2019 - 10:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of former U.S. national security officials is set to release a statement arguing there is no justification for President Donald Trump to use a national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The statement, which was reviewed by The Associated...
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Elliott Spagat/AP Photo, File
February 22, 2019 - 10:44 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The eight border-wall prototypes President Donald Trump inspected during a visit to California in March are going to be torn down to make way for a second barrier separating California and Mexico, the U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection said Friday. Construction crews...
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Royal Caribbean's Voyager of the Seas is headed for the Western Caribbean out of Galveston, Texas.
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February 18, 2019 - 11:56 am
By Tamara Hardingham-Gill, CNN (CNN) -- "Golden Girls" fans have been given the biggest gift, but they'll have to get on board next winter to see the card attached. Picture this: A special Western Caribbean Cruise cruise celebrating the iconic sitcom has just been confirmed for next winter, and it...
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Mike Dougherty
February 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez says President Trump is over reaching his authority by declaring a national emergency. There have been nearly 80 previous national emergencies, and Menendez doesn't think the situation at the border has any similarities with those...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border.
Susan Walsh/AP Photo
February 15, 2019 - 3:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, moving to secure more money for his long-promised wall by exercising a broad interpretation of his presidential powers that is certain to draw...
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Jerry Lara/The San Antonio Express-News via AP
February 08, 2019 - 8:37 pm
EAGLE PASS, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says its agents rescued five Honduran migrants — including a 1-year-old and a 3-year-old — trying to illegally cross the river separating Mexico from Texas. The rescue occurred at about 8 a.m. Friday in the Rio Grande, between Eagle Pass, Texas, and...
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