Why Did One of America’s Most Controversial Immigration Detention Facilities Get Even Bigger?

Some lawmakers and outside critics say detainees are being denied medical care. The Obama administration expanded the privately-run center where they are being held anyway.

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The Family Casualties of Central America’s Drug Wars

A new report from the U.N.’s refugee agency sheds light on Central America’s worsening gang violence and the refugee crisis it has created.

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Mexico’s Crude Capitalism

The country is providing a model for a new Latin American energy policy. But will it work?

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Trump Says He’ll Upend These Two Cornerstones of U.S. Foreign Policy

Donald Trump wants to upend how the U.S. spreads power and influence around the world.

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#AskTrump Ignores Critics While Addressing Israel, U.S. Border Security, and Tony Romo

Donald Trump ignored Twitter critics during a question-and-answer session on social media.


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