Today’s Top News: Secretary Blinken Travels to Mexico, and More


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A close-up of Antony Blinken looking down, standing behind a microphone.
Antony Blinken’s trip comes as rhetoric has grown increasingly contentious over how to confront drug trafficking, illegal immigration and other top foreign policy challenges.Bing Guan/POOL, Reuters, via Associated Press
  • Blinken Travels to Mexico Amid Rising Tension Over Border, Drug Trafficking, with Zolan Kanno-Youngs

  • Scalise and Jordan Announce Bids for Speaker as Vacancy Paralyzes the House

  • Kaiser Permanente Health Care Workers Begin Strike, with Reed Abelson

  • City of Light or City of Bites? France Tries to Ease Bedbug Anxiety

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