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Electing a new president won't solve Mexico's problems, writer Diego Osorno says

 05/26/2017 - 03:12
Mexican journalist Diego Osorno in Tijuana, Mexico on May 24, 2017. EFE/Alejandro Zepeda

The 36-year-old journalist made his remarks in the border city of Tijuana, where he presented the latest edition of his book "Oaxaca sitiada" (Besieged Oaxaca). He first wrote the work a decade ago to tell the story of a 2006 uprising in that impoverished, largely Indian-populated state against then-Gov. Ulises Ruiz.

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Funcionarios rusos hablaron sobre cómo influir a Trump con sus asesores

 05/25/2017 - 11:05
Trumpcomienza su gira en medio de la mayor crisis de su corto mandato tras el despido del jefe del FBI y el nuevo impulso a la investigación de sus posibles nexos con Rusia. EFE/Michael Reynolds

Espías estadounidenses interceptaron hace un año comunicaciones en las que funcionarios rusos hablaban sobre cómo utilizar a los asesores del entonces candidato Donald Trump, para influir en las posturas del ahora presidente sobre Rusia, según un artículo de este miércoles del The New York Times.

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Candidato republicano al Congreso acusado de agresión el día de los comicios

 05/25/2017 - 10:58
Fuente: Stevens Institute of Technology

Un candidato republicano a la Cámara de Representantes de EE.UU, Greg Gianforte, fue acusado hoy, el día de la elección, de una falta por agresiones por golpear este miércoles a un periodista del The Guardian que le había preguntado por la ley sanitaria que impulsan sus colegas en el Congreso.

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"Not Welcome Here": Trump Lands in Brussels to attend NATO Summit Amid Protests

 05/25/2017 - 05:56
US President Donald J. Trump (R) and US First Lady Melania Trump (L) wave as they board the 'Air Force One' plane at the 'Leonardo da Vinci' airport in Fiumicino, near Rome, Italy, 24 May 2017, on their way to Brussels, the next leg of his first presidential tour. EPA/ANGELO CARCONI

Thousands of protesters welcomed the US President in a city he once called a “hellhole”. Trump is meeting with leaders of European Union and the NATO military alliance to discuss a new joint coalition to fight Islamic Terrorism. He has been critical of both blocs.


Republican healthcare plan will cost 23 million people their coverage, CBO says

 05/25/2017 - 03:55
Republican Speaker of the House from Wisconsin Paul Ryan speaking to the media, in the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 18 May 2017. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO

The healthcare reform proposed by President Donald Trump to "repeal and replace" ObamaCare, and which was narrowly approved by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives, would leave 23 million people without healthcare coverage over the next decade, the Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday.

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