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Haitian migrants use a dam to cross to and from the United States from Mexico, Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, in Del Rio, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Biden condemns Border Patrol agents defending borders, vows to make them ‘pay’ for confronting Haitian migrants

Joe Biden said he has taken “full responsibility” for the Haitian migrant crisis, while vowing to make the border patrol agents “pay” for their actions on the border. In his first public address of the situation, Biden announced he was suspending all horse patrols in Del Rio, Texas and condemned the Border Patrol for using their horses to confront the illegal Haitian migrants.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center on May 4, 2018 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Full forensic audit begins in 4 Texas counties

A forensic audit of the 2020 presidential election begins in four of the largest counties in Texas. On Thursday, the Texas secretary of state announced a full investigation of ballots would be conducted in Dallas, Harris, Tarrant and Collin counties. 

From left, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., update reporters on Democratic efforts to pass President Joe Biden's "Build Back Better" agenda, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Democrats roll-out framework for budget bill

Congressional Democrats rolled out their plan for financing the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) enthusiastically addressed the press Thursday after Joe Biden met with Democrat leaders to ensure his administration’s agenda is passed.

Soldiers stand guard during the execution of nine men, convicted of involvement in the killing of a senior Houthi official Saleh al-Samad at Tahrir Square in Sanaa, Yemen Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. Yemen's Houthi rebels on Saturday said they executed nine people for their alleged involvement in the killing of a senior Houthi official in an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition more than three years ago. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

Iran-backed rebels advance towards Yemeni oil fields

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen are continuing an offensive against government forces and they are getting close to the nation’s oil fields. On Thursday, the Houthis approached the city of Marib in northwestern Yemen, some 100 miles away from the capital of Sanaa.