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Luis Alonso Lugo

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Washington, DC, United States

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  • seattlepi
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  • CBS 21 News
  • News 4 San Antonio
  • Houston Chronicle
  • FOX Carolina News
  • mailtribune
  • NTV News
  • Inside Scoop SF
  • ABC News 4
  • ABC12WJRT
  • KWTX News 10
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Recent articles by Luis:

US sanctions Maduro's stepsons for alleged food corruption

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) - The U.S. on Thursday imposed sanctions on three stepsons of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, accusing them of forming part of a sophisticated scheme that stole hundreds of millions in dollars from food import contracts at a time of widespread hunger in the crisis-wracked South American nation. The network allegedly was run by Alex Saab, an obscure Colombian… → Read More

US compliments Guatemala for security cooperation

WASHINGTON (AP) - The acting head of the Homeland Security Department praised Guatemala on Wednesday for what he said was cooperation to tighten immigration security. Kevin McAleenan's statement came a day after President Donald Trump railed against the Central American nation. McAleenan said the collaboration is "already yielding significant results" and he mentioned a joint operation in… → Read More

Trump's threatened tariffs on hold after deal with Mexico

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U.S. ally will take "strong measures" to reduce the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal he announced Friday night, after returning from a trip to Europe, falls short of some of the dramatic overhauls pushed for by his administration. A… → Read More

Trump's threatened tariffs on hold after deal with Mexico

President Donald Trump has put on hold his plan to begin imposing tariffs on Mexico on Monday, saying the U. S. ally will take "strong measures" to reduce the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal he announced Friday night, after returning from a trip to Europe, falls short of some of the dramatic overhauls pushed for by his administration. A joint declaration… → Read More

President Trump successfully used tariffs to force Mexico to change immigration policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he had suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal the two neighbors agreed to falls short of some of the dramatic overhauls the U. S. had pushed for. A "U. S. -Mexico Joint… → Read More

Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump announced that he had suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal the two neighbors agreed to falls short of some of the dramatic overhauls the U.S. had pushed for. A "U.S.-Mexico Joint Declaration" released by… → Read More

Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. "I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico," Trump tweeted Friday night, saying the "Tariffs scheduled to… → Read More

Pres. Trump: 'Good chance' now for tariff deal with Mexico

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that "there is a good chance" the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the → Read More

U.S., Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he had suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. But the deal the sides agreed to falls short of some of the dramatic overhauls the U. S. had pushed for. A "U. S. -Mexico Joint Declaration"… → Read More

Trump says US, Mexico reach agreement to prevent tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. "I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico," Trump tweeted Friday night, saying the "Tariffs scheduled to… → Read More

Trump: 'Good chance' now for tariff deal with Mexico

WASHINGTON (AP) - After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that now "there is a good chance" the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the tariffs he had scheduled for Monday to force the U.S. ally to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. "If we are able to make the deal with Mexico, & there is a good chance that we will, they will begin… → Read More

Pence: US 'encouraged' by Mexico's proposals as tariffs loom

WASHINGTON (AP) — U. S. and Mexican officials claim to be making progress as they labored for a second day to avert import tariffs. But President Donald Trump is still threatening to impose them as he tries to pressure Mexico into stemming the flow of Central American migrants across the United States' southern border. Vice President Mike Pence, monitoring the talks from his travels in… → Read More

US and Mexico: Negotiators claim progress; no deal yet

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. and Mexican officials claim to be making progress as they labored for a second day to avert import tariffs. But President Donald Trump is still threatening to impose them as he tries to pressure Mexico into stemming the flow of Central American migrants across the United States' southern border. Vice President Mike Pence, monitoring the talks from his travels in… → Read More

Trump: 'Good chance' now for tariff deal with Mexico

After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that now 'there is a good chance' the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the tariffs he had scheduled for Monday to force the U.S. ally to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. → Read More

Pence: US 'encouraged' by Mexico's proposals as tariffs loom

Vice President Mike Pence, monitoring the talks from his travels in Pennsylvania, said Thursday the U.S. was 'encouraged' by Mexico's latest proposals but that tariffs still were set to take effect on Monday. → Read More

Pence: US 'encouraged' by Mexico's proposals as tariffs loom

Vice President Mike Pence, monitoring the talks from his travels in Pennsylvania, said Thursday the U.S. was 'encouraged' by Mexico's latest proposals but that tariffs still were set to take effect on Monday. → Read More

Pence: US 'encouraged' by Mexico's proposals as tariffs loom

Vice President Mike Pence, monitoring the talks from his travels in Pennsylvania, said Thursday the U.S. was 'encouraged' by Mexico's latest proposals but that tariffs still were set to take effect on Monday. → Read More

Trump: 'Good chance' now for tariff deal with Mexico

After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that now 'there is a good chance' the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the tariffs he had scheduled for Monday to force the U.S. ally to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. → Read More

Trump: 'Good chance' now for tariff deal with Mexico

After a week of threats, President Donald Trump declared Friday that now 'there is a good chance' the U.S. will strike a deal with Mexico to avert the tariffs he had scheduled for Monday to force the U.S. ally to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States. → Read More

US and Mexico: Negotiators claim progress; no deal yet

President Donald Trump has threatened to impose a 5% tax on all Mexican goods beginning Monday as part of an escalating tariff regime opposed by many in his own Republican Party. → Read More