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    U.N. Reports Surge of Migrant Children Entering Mexico, Destined for U.S.

    The number of children arriving in Mexico seeking to cross into the United States increased ninefold from January to March 2021. Some 275 arrive each day.

    Surge in Migrants Defies Easy or Quick Solutions for Biden

    The administration expects more apprehensions at the border this year than at any point in the past two decades. Enacting policy to deal with the problems faces deep-rooted political and logistical challenges.

    The Lull Before the Surge on Top of the Surge

    Tuesday: Slammed by the coronavirus and behind on its vaccine rollout, California is about to be hit by a tidal wave of post-holiday virus infections, the governor warns.

    Wall St. Alarm at Surge of Virus Sends Stocks and Oil Lower

    Investors get “a reality check about what a renewed round of lockdowns will have on earnings.”

    As Cases Surge, Pandemic Restrictions Again Descend on Quebec

    Politicians in Quebec and neighboring Ontario, Canada’s two most populous provinces, are blaming a rise in cases on people dropping their guard.
    All countries
    143,632,371
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 10:02 am
    Italy
    3,891,063
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 10:02 am
    Spain
    3,435,840
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 10:02 am
    Iran
    2,286,927
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 10:02 am
    Germany
    3,180,810
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on April 21, 2021 10:02 am

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    Cuba sin un Castro en el poder

    Raúl Castro renunció como líder del Partido Comunista de Cuba, lo que deja a la isla en un terreno desconocido.

    Cartas, amenazas y banderolas: arranca una gran batalla legal en el fútbol europeo

    Los superclubes llamaron a los abogados. El presidente de la federación europea del deporte dijo que los líderes de los equipos eran “víboras y...

    U.N. Reports Surge of Migrant Children Entering Mexico, Destined for U.S.

    The number of children arriving in Mexico seeking to cross into the United States increased ninefold from January to March 2021. Some 275 arrive...

    U.S. health officials are examining ‘a handful’ of new, unconfirmed reports after J.& J. vaccine pause, the CDC director says.

    Officials are trying to determine whether the reports might be cases of a rare, serious blood clotting disorder. It’s unclear whether the vaccine was...

    Your Tuesday Briefing

    Shortages and mounting death tolls in India’s second wave.