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immigration

#BREAKING Special report: ‘Second great wave’ of immigration creates record diversity across USA http://t.co/qI1kCT4XuP - @USATODAY

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Mexico

US agency OKs humanitarian visa for return of Harvard student who took dying mother to Mexico - @AP

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Oregon, US

Fiancee of Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber admits to marrying illegal immigrant in 1997 for $5,000 - @Oregonian

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Ebola outbreak 2014

Photo: Immigration staff on United flight from Brussels at Newark, NJ, airport after CDC removed sick passenger - @paul_chard63

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immigration

Malaysian authorities detain 155 Uighurs, more than half of them children, found crammed into 2 apartments in Kuala Lumpur; immigration official says they were carrying suspected fake Turkish passports - @Reuters

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US illegal immigration reform

President Obama assures Congressional Hispanic Caucus dinner that 'fixing our broken immigration system is something we have to do and will do' - @markknoller

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Australia

Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison announces an independent investigation into abuse claims at Nauru detention center - @Simon_Cullen

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immigration

Record 3,072 migrants killed crossing the Mediterranean Sea in 2014, International Organization for Migration says - @AFP

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Syrian civil war

Police in Cyprus persuade nearly 300 migrants, thought to be Syrian refugees, to disembark from cruise ship that rescued them - @BBCBreaking

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Cyprus

More than 300 people said to be Syrian refugees refuse to disembark from cruise ship after rescue off Cyprus - @BBCBreaking

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Australia

Australian government minister to sign pact with Cambodian interior minister to resettle refugees that Australia rejects in Cambodia - @AP

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American Samoa

American Samoa grants immigration amnesty to more than 4,000 - @AP

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Afghan soldiers missing in Cape Cod, September 2014

Afghan soldiers who went missing face immigration charges, Massachusetts Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman says - @cnnbrk

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Israel

Israel's high court outlaws detention center where African migrants are held without trial; orders some 2,000 inmates to be released over next 3 months - @Reuters

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immigration

Texas governor orders National Guard to look for bodies of undocumented immigrants who have died attempting to walk to southern cities - @Reuters

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International Organization for Migration

Survivors of a shipwrecked migrant boat that set off from Egypt estimate as many as 500 aboard could have died after traffickers rammed and sank their boat in the Mediterranean last week, the International Organization for Migration says; according to the survivors, those making crossing to Europe were Syrian, Palestinian, Egyptian and Sudanese - @AFP

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Libya

Libyan navy: Boat carrying 250 African emigrants sinks off Libyan coast; many feared dead - @Reuters

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Unaccompanied minors at US southern border

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto: Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops along the border is 'unpleasant' and 'reprehensible' - @AP

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US illegal immigration reform

Photo: Capitol Police escort 'Dreamer' immigration protesters out of Senate office building; they shouted 'We can't wait' - @ReutersZengerle

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US illegal immigration reform

Dreamers currently in sit-in protest in Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's office, refusing to move until he demands President Obama act on immigration - @UNITEDWEDREAM

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