Barnini Chakraborty

Barnini Chakraborty

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  • Jan 18, 2017

    Tall Task: Patchy border barrier shows challenge Trump faces in building 'wall'

    The southern border barrier that separates the U.S. from Mexico is a mishmash of different materials that stops and starts at various points across hundreds of miles. Together, the inconsistencies show how big a task President-elect Donald Trump would be taking on if he pursues his ‘big, beautiful wall’ on the border.

  • Jan 15, 2017

    Border town Dems brace for fight over Trump’s ‘wall’

    President-elect Donald Trump’s pledge to build a U.S.-Mexico wall has touched off a fierce debate in the U.S. border towns that would be most affected – with local Democrats vowing to fight Trump tooth and nail if he proceeds.

  • Jan 12, 2017

    Cartels, smugglers exploit border wall fears ahead of Trump presidency

    Mexican drug cartels and human traffickers are cashing in ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration by exploiting anxiety over his vow to build a border wall and crack down on illegal immigration – fueling the latest surge across the U.S.-Mexico line, according to local law enforcement.

  • Dec 14, 2016

    Where does Warren stand? Liberal icon tangling with Dems, base

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren, hailed for years as the darling of the liberal left, lately has found herself at odds with her own party – and confounding followers with positions that have, at times, seemingly put her out of step with the base.