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In the news this morning: Immigration in the kitchen, an 'anchor baby' speaks out, anti-Muslim hate crimes and more

| Immigration Debate Steps Into the Kitchen - NYTimes.com (The New York Times)

Raw video captures part of Westlake melee over slain immigrant

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNEY0PCMEIk

American snapshot: Westminster

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A good post-holiday morning to all.

Quote of the moment: A top DHS official on illegal immigration and the labor market

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"Until we have a legitimate labor market between Mexico and the United States, people will attempt to come here to work."

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

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

American snapshot: San Marino

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??A happy Labor Day to all who keep this country, its industries, and its homes running.

Because it's Friday: 'Machete'

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I16020r--oM&feature=related

Quote of the moment: A deported teenager, writing from Bangladesh

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"I do not know the language and I fear going outside because I am different from everyone else. Speaking in English is an easy way to be targeted here. We cannot afford to live in a safer area.