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In the news this morning: Eid festivities, human smuggling by sea, and more

Muslims toning down Eid festivities in honor of Sept. 11 (The Washington Post)

L.A. County welfare to children of illegal immigrants grows - Los Angeles Times (

Legal immigrants show they respect citizenship - (USA Today)

20 illegal immigrants arrested in Orange County beach landing | L.A. NOW | Los Angeles Times (

Muslims Fear Losing Gains Amid Protests Over Center - (The New York Times)

Gov. Paterson: Mosque talk should take week off to honor Jewish, Muslim holidays, 9/11 anniversary (New York Daily News)