U.S. oil manufacturing stays similar final week

HOUSTON, March 6 (Xinhua) -- U.S. crude oil production stayed the same during the week ending March 1, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said on Wednesday. According to the EIA, the weekly U.S. production of crude oil averaged 12.1 million barrels per...

Cradling kids, migrant households cross border in waves

MCALLEN, Texas — A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. Dozens of fathers quietly held their children’s hands in an enclosure made of chain-link fencing. While these families were held at an overcrowded Border Patrol...