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In the news this morning

It's day two of my experiment with the new link roundup tool. Still tweaking it (so please pardon the difference in font sizes, etc.), but it seems to be working well enough. Without further ado, here are some of the top immigration and related stories today.

Many Say Coverage of the Poor and Minorities Is Too Negative - Pew Research Center (

The Associated Press: 'Dangerous drugs' tops criminal deportations list (

Immigration law efforts expanding - The Hill's Pundits Blog (The Hill)E

Mosque Near Ground Zero Stirs Mixed Feelings for Local Muslims - (The New York Times)

Behind the Numbers - Obama is a Muslim - 18%, 24% or ? (

The Associated Press: Kenya says Obama aunt was not in danger (

Arizona Sheriff's Tough Tactics on Immigration Face Federal Scrutiny - Newsweek (Newsweek) - Cheech Marin Slams Arizona Immigration Law, Calls for Legalization of Pot (FOX News)

Could a Post-Primary McCain Support Immigration Reform? « The Washington Independent (The Washington Independent)

Suffolk sheriff orders US agency to remove immigrant detainees from jail (Boston Globe)

Ex-Texas immigrant detention guard arrested | Dallas Morning News | Texas/Southwest (Dallas Morning News)

Gainesville fire chief says open book burning not allowed in the city but Dove Church will still do it | (Gainesville Sun)