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Haitian government promises 'return to normal life' as isolated protests in capital continue

Haitian government promises ‘return to normal life’ as isolated protests in capital continue

The Haitian government has asked the country’s citizens to return to normal activities on Monday after 11 days of anti-government riots […]

U.S. Senate passes criminal justice reform bill in bipartisan win for Trump

U.S. government funding bill passes Congress, ready for Trump’s signature

Both houses of the U.S. Congress passed a government funding bill Thursday that would avert another partial shutdown. The bill, however, does […]

Maduro government in desperate hunt for gold, oil buyers

Maduro government in desperate hunt for gold, oil buyers

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Scrapping sex-ed curriculum doesn't violate Constitution, Ford government argues

Scrapping sex-ed curriculum doesn’t violate Constitution, Ford government argues

The Ontario government’s move to scrap controversial parts of the province’s sex-ed curriculum in no way violates the Constitution or anyone’s human rights, […]

Pressure builds as U.S. government partial shutdown enters 3rd week

Pressure builds as U.S. government partial shutdown enters 3rd week

With no weekend breakthrough to end a prolonged partial government shutdown, U.S. President Donald Trump is standing firm in his […]

National parks closed during federal government shutdown

National parks closed during federal government shutdown

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide The Grand Canyon in Arizona remains open during the federal government shutdown.(Photo: […]

Donald Trump, lawmakers fail to reach budget deal

Government shutdown heads to at least Thursday as Senate adjourns

CLOSE Schumer, McConnell joust over border wall, shutdown AP One-quarter of the federal government shut down early Saturday for the […]

Senate approves funding bill to fund government through February

Senate approves funding bill to fund government through February

CLOSE The Senate’s top Republican and Democratic leaders began negotiating Tuesday after the White House indicated President Donald Trump does […]

Trump says he'd 'be proud' to shut down the government over funding for a border wall

Trump says he’d ‘be proud’ to shut down the government over funding for a border wall

Arguing in public with Democratic leaders, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened repeatedly on Tuesday to shut down the government if Congress […]