Cranes Arriving to Start Removing Wreckage from Deadly Baltimore Bridge Collapse

A tugboat moves by a container ship as it rests against the wreckage of the Francis Scott Key Bridge

BALTIMORE — The largest crane on the Eastern Seaboard was being transported to Baltimore so crews on Friday can begin removing the wreckage of a collapsed highway bridge that has halted a search for four workers still missing days after the disaster and blocked the city’s vital port from operating. As the sun rose Friday, […]

First 550 US Active-Duty Troops Arriving at Southern Border

Immigration Asylum

WASHINGTON — About 550 U.S. active-duty troops have begun arriving along the U.S.-Mexico border in the first group of military support ahead of an expected increase of migrants, U.S. defense officials said Tuesday. The movement of troops is part of efforts to beef up security along the southern border as the U.S. prepares for the […]