Donald Trump's pledge to build a wall on the US-Mexican border has left many people on edge. In the border city of Nogales, the gaps between fences often provide divided family members with the only glimpse of each other.
In a party that belongs to Trump, Republican candidates in the midterm elections are ultimately just sideshows — even those that mimic the president. Michael Knigge reports from Virginia.
Wall Street's dismal performance has had profound knock-on effects on global markets. Analysts have warned that the downward spiral is likely due to tariff-related effects on US companies, citing rising basic costs.
US border agent Lonnie Swartz is accused of shooting dead a stone-throwing teenager on the Mexican side of the border. The murder trial is believed to be the first of its kind in the US.
In a replay of his 2016 campaign, President Trump is whipping up anti-immigrant sentiment to stoke his base for the midterm election. But it will do nothing to stop what is a slow moving train wreck in Latin America.
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