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Juneteenth celebrations in the United States are of a piece with celebrations of Black liberation from the Caribbean, where the moment of emancipation is more closely tethered to histories of independence from Europe’s colonial empires.

The global development organization cited "environmental and transparency shortcomings."

Fujimori’s approach, following Trump’s effort to discredit the outcome of the 2020 U.S. presidential election over false fraud claims, could signal the emergence of a trend.

The discovery of the remains of 215 children at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School draws new attention to Canada's treatment of First Nations people — for now, at least.

As President Daniel Ortega's government has arrested a dozen opposition leaders in recent weeks, many of their relatives say they don't know where they're being held and have been denied visits.

"The 2021 G7 will go down in history as another turning point where history failed to turn."

Weeks after authorities began excavating the home of a 72-year-old former butcher accused of killing and dismembering a woman, they found 3,787 bone fragments that belong to at least 17 victims.

The leaders said they would challenge Beijing’s “non-market policies” and pushed for greater transparency on the origins of the coronavirus.

Though President Biden quickly signed several executive orders to roll back some of President Donald Trump’s most draconian policies, a number of other restrictive measures and rulings that directly affect domestic violence survivors remain in place.

For starters, the bicycle only cost $1,800, and Johnson will likely have to pay for it himself if he wants to keep it.

A third wave of the coronavirus, which is still killing on average nearly 2,000 Brazilians per day, is on the near horizon.

Here's what the country's new bitcoin law could mean, and why implementation could be complicated.

Emma Coronel Aispuro, 31, admitted conspiring to launder money and move heroin, cocaine and marijuana into the United States in a multibillion-dollar criminal enterprise.

Castillo claims victory; Fujimori claims fraud. Electoral officials have not declared a result.

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The project became a flash point for climate activists during the Obama administration. President Trump backed the pipeline’s construction during his term, but Biden pledged during the campaign to block it.

The detentions of four candidates in recent days, occurring around Vice President Harris's visit to the region, appeared to be a clear challenge to the Biden administration.

Harris and Biden campaigned on a welcoming approach to immigration that would contrast with Trump. But as Harris’s just-ended trip shows, circumstances — and GOP attacks — are now prompting a tougher tone.

Rights groups hope her release marks a step toward the repeal of severe abortion restrictions in the Central American country.

The mayor of London, Ontario, said the attack was an act of "mass murder."

The populist insisted that his project to transform Mexico to the benefit of the poor remained intact.

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