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November 23, 2018 4:43 PM Tijuana mayor declares "humanitarian crisis" over migrants

A baby carriage, belonging to a group of Central American migrants, is loaded with mattresses and sleeping bags in Mexicali Mexico, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018. Several thousand Central American migrants arrived in Tijuana last week more than a month after leaving Honduras in a caravan. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) A migrant get ready to spend the night in front 80

November 20, 2018 12:35 PM Green Tuesday: Crowds expected at 1st East Coast pot shops

FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 photo a cannabis plant is displayed on a screen at New England Treatment Access medical marijuana dispensary, in Northampton, Mass. New England Treatment Access, and another store in Leicester, Mass., have been given the green light to begin selling recreational pot on Tuesday, Nov. 20, making them the first commercial 74

November 19, 2018 8:30 AM French Montana Drops $100,000 on Diamond Chains and Matching Bracelet

French Montana really is iced out with "No Stylist" ... which seems to suit him just fine, based on how much lettuce he dropped on new jewelry. We're told the "No Stylist" rapper scooped up 3 diamond chains and a matching bracelet during an NYC shopping spree with Eric the Jeweler. French threw down $100,000 for the frozen tears, and got his bling personally 97

November 12, 2018 1:57 PM AP PHOTOS: Wildfires rage; destruction, death in their wake

Flames burn inside a van as the Camp Fire tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File) The devastation is complete in Paradise, California, where a wildfire tore through town and destroyed everything, killing at least 29 and destroying so many houses it's already the most destructive fire on record in the state 75

November 9, 2018 5:03 PM California wildfire advances on Malibu, one of three large blazes

PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) - Three wind-whipped wildfires burned in California on Friday morning, including one that spurred the evacuation of 75,000 homes near a city that was still reeling from a mass shooting. Voluntary evacuations of 75,000 homes were called for because of the Woolsey Fire that affected parts of Thousand Oaks in Ventura County northwest 83

November 9, 2018 5:20 AM Argentina's newest national park protects vital wetlands

In this Oct. 18, 2018 photo, park rangers Agustin Mezzabotta, right, and Gonzalo Alves stand on a wooden walk way at "Ciervo de los Pantanos" National Park near Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lawmakers in Argentina have designated "Ciervo de los Pantanos" as Argentina's newest national park. Conservationists say it marks a milestone that will help protect 110

November 8, 2018 5:46 AM A Japanese Medical School Will Admit Dozens of Women Rejected by a Sexist Exam

A medical school in Japan has agreed to admit more than 60 women after they were rejected by a discriminatory policy reportedly designed to weed out female applicants. Japan’s Tokyo Medical University admitted in August that it had been reducing female applicants’ entrance exam scores for more than 10 years in order to limit the number of women studying 85

November 2, 2018 10:05 AM Japan reporter freed in Syria says he made 'silly' mistake

Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda, who was released in Syria last week after more than three years of captivity, speaks during his press conference in Tokyo Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda, who was released in Syria last week after more than three years of captivity, bows at the end of his press conference 89

November 2, 2018 6:14 AM Texas' Harris County seeing 'presidential-type' early voter turnout: report

Voters in Harris County, Texas, have come out in force during this year's early voting period, surpassing voter turnout for the entire 2014 midterm election season and positioning the county to possibly see 1 million voters for the first time in a midterm election. By the end of Thursday, the Harris County Clerk’s Office reported 64,343 ballots had been cast, with another 151

October 29, 2018 9:44 PM Matthew McConaughey surprises Hurricane Harvey first responders in Houston

Matthew McConaughey visited Houston first responders over the weekend to praise their efforts during Hurricane Harvey. (Houston Fire Department) Matthew McConaughey visited Houston, Texas, on Sunday to honor those who risked their lives during Hurricane Harvey. The 48-year-old actor visited a handful of officials on National First Responders Day to take part in the “Wild Turkey 102