US launches mass expulsion of Haitian migrants from Texas

DEL RIO, Texas — The U.S. flew Haitians camped in a Texas border town back to their homeland Sunday and tried blocking others from crossing the border from Mexico in a massive show of force that signaled the beginning of what could be one of America’s swiftest, large-scale expulsions of migrants or refugees in decades. […]

Haitians on Texas border undeterred by US plan to expel them

DEL RIO, Texas — Haitian migrants seeking to escape poverty, hunger and a feeling of hopelessness in their home country said they will not be deterred by U.S. plans to speedily send them back, as thousands of people remained encamped on the Texas border Saturday after crossing from Mexico. Scores of people waded back and […]

Drought tests centuries-old water traditions in New Mexico

ABIQUIU, N.M. — At the edge of a sandstone outcropping, Teresa Leger Fernández looks out on the Rio Chama. The river tracks a diverse landscape from the southern edge of the Rocky Mountains through rugged basalt hillsides, layers of volcanic tuff, and the red and yellow cliffs made famous by painter Georgia O’Keeffe. Here marks […]

EXPLAINER: Why World Bank is under fire over set of rankings

WASHINGTON — Under fire for allegations that it bowed to pressure from China and other governments, the World Bank has dropped a popular report that ranked countries by how welcoming they are to businesses. The report is important to many companies and investors around the world: They use the World Bank’s “Doing Business” report to […]

Rising numbers of migrants risk lives crossing Darien Gap

ACANDI, Colombia — It was 5 a.m. and in dozens of small tents around 500 migrants began showing signs of life, rising, packing their bags and preparing to cross the Darien Gap, the thick jungle teeming with snakes, bandits and treacherous rivers that separates Colombia from Panama. Over a fire, Emile and Claude cooked some […]

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Tribal nations file NM redistricting proposal
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They say move will protect Native ... They say move will protect Native votes, begin to address history of 'disenfranchisement and suppression'
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Stapleton facing 26 felony charges
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Racketeering, money laundering among charges Racketeering, money laundering among charges
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Courts announce plan to tighten pretrial GPS monitoring
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The courts announced plans Monday for ... The courts announced plans Monday for a 24/7 alert system to notify law enforcement if someone wearing an electronic monitoring device violates conditions of ...
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Two lawmakers go to court over governor's federal aid ...
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Suit seeks to protect Legislature's power ... Suit seeks to protect Legislature's power over the state's purse strings
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Number of COVID cases in hospital falls 3%
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State vaccination rate among adults up ... State vaccination rate among adults up to 69.8%, about 4 percentage points higher than the national average
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Garcia Holmes to again make bid for CD1
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Four agencies sued in fatal Deming police shooting
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Balloon Fiesta still may alter COVID-19 protocol
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City officials say they have not ... City officials say they have not ruled out requiring proof of vaccination
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ABQ doughnut shop finds itself ‘the perfect COVID business’
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ABQ City Council OKs zero-fare bus program
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Pilot project slated to last for ... Pilot project slated to last for 12 months