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Senate parliamentarian: $3.5T bill can't fund citizenship pathway

Indian farmers learn how to revive soil contaminated by mines

Pro-Kremlin party leads State Duma election, in early results

US closes a Mexico-Texas border crossing, deports Haitians

Trailblazing tourist spaceflight circled globe before Atlantic splashdown

Submarine deal, drone error, pandemic: Multiple challenges test Biden