Trump Places Sanctions On 13 Venezuelan Officials

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Violence From Mexico's Drug War Moves Into Mexico City

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Venezuela's President Revs Up Effort To Pass New Constitution

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Members of the opposition launched a 24-hour nationwide strike on Thursday to increase pressure on beleaguered leftist President Nicolas Maduro following four months of deadly street demonstrations. Here, demonstrators block off an avenue during an anti-government protest. Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Jennifer Ramirez and 14 other young women wearing quinceañera dresses protested on the south steps of the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Wednesday. They protested SB4, an immigration enforcement law. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT News hide caption

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Maria Carolina Silva Flor and Joselito Alves dos Santos with their 18-month-old daughter, Maria Gabriela Silva Alves. The baby was born with Zika syndrome. Amanda Klasing hide caption

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Tour Rio De Janeiro's Oldest Slave Port With This New App

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Activists celebrate Sunday in Caracas after voting in an opposition-organized referendum on President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite Venezuela's Constitution. Federico Parra/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Venezuelans Who Fled To Florida Participate In Opposition's Symbolic Vote

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Millions Of Venezuelans Reject Plans To Retool The Constitution

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Venezuela's Opposition To Vote On Symbolic Referendum Against Consitution Rewrite

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The Next Step For Brazil's Lula

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Fernando Rojas has spent his life living by a large lake in central Chile. About seven years ago it began to shrink, and now most of the water is gone. He holds a photo taken when the lake was full. Philip Reeves/NPR hide caption

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In Chile, Many Regard Climate Change As The Greatest External Threat

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In Venezuela, Some Government Loyalists Split With President Maduro

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Oscar Perez speaks at an anti-government protest in Caracas on Thursday. Perez, a fugitive pilot who allegedly attacked the country's Supreme Court building with hand grenades thrown from a helicopter, appeared unexpectedly at an opposition rally before fleeing on a motorcycle. Inaki Zugasti/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Desiree Armas (center) and her parents, Olga and Carlos Armas, left Peru when Desiree was 3 years old. Her immigration status made finding financial aid for college complicated. Joel Rose/NPR hide caption

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For New Jersey DACA Student, The Road To College Is Bumpier Than Expected

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