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Quote of the moment: A Latina blogger's take on "anchor babies"

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In the news this morning

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Buenos días. Here are some of the top immigration-related stories this morning, along with a couple of other good reads.

Coming soon to Koreatown: Little Bangladesh

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Pew Hispanic Center report: Unauthorized Immigrants and Their U.S.-Born Children

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In a newly-released report, the Pew Hispanic Center estimates that 340,000 of the 4.3 million babies born in the United States in 2008 were born to undocumented parents.

Records from 1970 death of journalist Ruben Salazar may be released

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The Los Angeles Times and 89.3 KPCC report that L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca has decided to reconsider a decision to keep investigation records sealed in the death of former LAT columnist and KMEX-TV news director Ruben Salazar, killed by a deputy forty years ago this month.

Taco nosh!

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In the news this morning

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Good morning. I have bilingual code-switching on the brain after posting on the phenomenon yesterday. So here are las últimas noticias:

Ramadan begins

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