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In the news this morning: Anti-birthright citizenship bill to be introduced in Arizona, GOP leaders say no-go to Obama's immigration mention

Steve King: Obama's Immigration Plan Is Not Happening - Talking Points Memo From King, after the speech: "Two out three of things I agreed with...The securing our border part and enforcing our laws."

Bills Denying Birthright Citizenship to be Introduced in Arizona - Fox News Latino On Thursday, both chambers of the state legislature are expected to hear the introduction of bills that seek to deny automatic U.S. citizenship to children born to undocumented immigrants.

Mo. court sides with immigrant in adoption appeal - The Associated Press Missouri's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that adoption laws were not followed in ending the parental rights of a Guatemalan woman caught up in a 2007 immigration raid at a poultry plant, and allowing her son, who is now 4, to be adopted by a U.S. couple.

Call for immigration reform not likely to be answered - Houston Chronicle In light of President Obama's passing mention of immigration reform in last night's State of the Union address, GOP leaders say they will concentrate on border security and workplace enforcement before considering comprehensive changes.

Forever 21's Fast (and Loose) Fashion Empire - BusinessWeek The fashion mega-chain is the creation of a Korean immigrant family from L.A. They opened their first store "in a gritty section of Los Angeles" in 1984.

Arizona vigilante killings: Mother of Brisenia Flores describes border vigilante killings - Los Angeles Times From the story: "As her mother tells it, 9-year-old Brisenia Flores had begged the border vigilantes who had just broken into her house, 'Please don't shoot me.' " The girl was shot in the face at point-blank range. Her father was also killed in the attack.