US first lady Melania Trump also joined the debate saying in a rare public statement that she "hates to see children separated from their families" and hoped lawmakers from both sides can agree on immigration reform.
Ivan Duque becomes Colombia's youngest president in Sunday's run-off election, beating leftist Gustavo Petro following a campaign fought largely over the future of the government's peace deal with the former rebel group FARC.
Five people were also wounded at the crowded club in the Venezuelan capital Caracas early on Saturday after a tear gas canister was detonated, setting off a stampede.
At stake is the implementation of a 2016 peace agreement with the FARC, which brought an end to five decades of conflict, and whether Latin America's fourth-largest economy will abandon its traditionally market-friendly posture.
Nicaragua's government says it will allow a foreign probe into two months of political violence that killed 170 people and injured hundreds.
US announces a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion in Chinese goods to take effect on July 6. In reply, China spells out details to impose tariffs on 545 US exports.
The ruling by a US federal judge made Paul Manafort the first official of Donald Trump's election campaign to be jailed as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
The scientist and author of "A Brief History of Time," died in March aged 76 and his ashes were interred between major British scientific figures Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin in London's Westminster Abbey.
Muslims took part in morning prayers on Friday for Eid al Fitr, the three-day festival marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
A growing real estate market and the speculative buying of land are taking their toll on southern Brazil's prehistoric shell mounds.
US President Donald Trump is set to unveil tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods, a move that Beijing has promised to counter.
Former FBI Director James Comey became a controversial figure in the 2016 election, drawing accusations from both Republicans and Democrats that his handling of the probe into Clinton's emails influenced the campaign.
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