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Mag 7.7 quake hits between Cuba and Jamaica, but no injuries

HAVANA (AP) - A powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck in the Caribbean Sea between Jamaica and eastern Cuba on Tuesday, shaking a vast area...

‘American Dirt’ Latino backlash part of long publishing war

During a trip to Mexico to visit family, writer Myriam Gurba took “American Dirt,” a novel about immigration and cartel violence that was being...

US national team also looks toward Olympic soccer qualifying

NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter will be looking toward Olympic soccer qualifying when the senior national team plays Costa Rica on...

Border Patrol allows replanting after bulldozing garden

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Border Patrol, reacting to a breach it discovered in a steel-pole border wall believed to be used by smugglers,...

Normalcy returns to Guatemala-Mexico border after caravan

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - From the roadside stand where his family sells mole, barbecue and chicken stew, Miguel Ángel Vázquez has seen all...

AP Exclusive: New Border Patrol chief named

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol. Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost,...

Mexican guardsmen break up migrant caravan along highway

FRONTERA HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - Eight hundred Central American migrants were rounded up and hauled onto buses by Mexican national guardsmen and immigration agents...

Former Guatemalan minister hid in Colombia ambassador’s home

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - A former Guatemalan economy minister was on the run again after hiding out for 24 hours in the home of...

Migrant caravan crosses into Mexico, walks along highway

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - Hundreds of Central American migrants crossed the river into Mexico from Guatemala Thursday after a dayslong standoff with security...

Mexico begins flying, busing migrants back to Honduras

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) - Hundreds of Central American migrants who entered southern Mexico in recent days have either been pushed back into Guatemala...