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Trump tussle gives unpopular Mexican leader much-needed shot in arm

MEXICO CITY: Donald Trump’s combative style has buffeted Mexico’s president for months, but deeply unpopular Enrique Pena Nieto may end up thanking the new U.S. president for prompting offended Mexicans to rally behind their leader. From billionaire business magnate Carlos Slim to political opponents, there has been a groundswell of support for Pena Nieto, who… Read More »

3 US police officers shot in Baton Rouge: Media

REUTERS – Multiple police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, were shot on Sunday morning, a department spokesman said, as the country remains on edge about police and community relations. Two of the officers have died, Baton Rouge’s chief administrative officer told the Advocate Newspaper. The officers were taken to a local hospital, spokesman Sergeant Don… Read More »