Blocked roads and burning tires as Iraq protests resume
Iraqi protesters blocked roads on Tuesday in an attempt to pressure authorities to implement long-awaited reforms. Anti-government rallies have rocked Iraq since October.
US Supreme Court declines to fast-track Obamacare appeal
The US Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a bid by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives and 20 Democratic-led states to fast-track consideration of their appeal seeking a definitive ruling whether the Obamacare healthcare law violates the US constitution.
Protesters clash with police in Bogota during anti-government demonstrations
Riot police clash with demonstrators in the Colombian capital Bogota as anti-government protests resumed across the country.
Central Americans migrants stuck at the Mexico border
Migrants from Honduras and Salvador are stuck near the Suchiate river, a natural border between Mexico and Guatemala. Hundreds of them were pushed back yesterday with teargas by the Mexican national guards.
US officials confirm first US case of China coronavirus
A traveller from China has been diagnosed in Seattle with the Wuhan coronavirus, a spokesman from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.