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In the news this morning: Latinos told not to vote, inter-racial dorm assignments, more

Ads targeting Latinos: "Don't vote" - Multi-American/KPCC A GOP-affiliated group has produced ads in English and Spanish urging Latinos not to vote in the coming election.

Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Triggers Little Fallout - ABC News The anti-Muslim comments made recently by Brian Kilmeade of "Fox & Friends" and the New Republic's Martin Peretz don't seem to have harmed their careers.

Gavin Newsom stumps for the Latino vote -- and gets a surprise visit from Abel Maldonado - Los Angeles Times The first candidate to appear at Newsom's campaign rally yesterday near Olvera Street was not Newsom, but Maldonado, Newsom's Republican opponent in the race for lieutenant governor.

Saul Toledo dies at 90; played on and wrote about Latino baseball teams in East L.A. - Los Angeles Times Toledo, who played on and later wrote about Latino baseball teams in East Los Angeles, died late last month in Downey at 90.

College Inc. - Study: Racial harmony begins in the dorm room - The Washington Post A new study suggests that racial harmony on campus might begin with inter-racial dorm assignments.

Mexico City Memo - Mexico Watching California Vote on Marijuana Issue - The New York Times Will a vote to legalize recreational marijuana use in California add momentum to a broader legalization movement taking place in Mexico, with the goal of neutralizing drug cartels?