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In immigration news: Executive action said not to be final, Oregon driver cards, federal detainers, more

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| The White House says not to jump to conclusions about executive action. Oregon voters will decide whether to allow drivers' licenses for immigrants in the country illegally, and more.

In immigration news: The diverse 'second great wave' of immigrants, executive action, Hawaii's Latino population, more

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As immigrant networks have spread out in recent decades, parts of the US far beyond the urban centers have become increasingly diverse. This and more.

LA get-out-the-vote phone bank operates in 17 languages

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In L.A.'s growing Asian American community, many potential voters are foreign-born, and language has proven an obstacle to turnout at the polls.

In immigration news: Fewer immigration holds, new detention center for families, more

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A growing number of police agencies are denying federal requests for immigration holds on immigrants in their custody; immigration officials say some agencies have released people with previous criminal convictions. This and more.

In immigration news: Haitian family reunification, Kansas election battle, unaccompanied minors

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The Obama administration expedites family reunification for Haitians, Kansas Democrats target "immigration warrior" in the mid-terms, and more.

In immigration news: Ebola as political border threat, the complexity of 287(g), a binational family, more

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The latest political border threat may be moving from terrorists to disease in the wake of Ebola virus. This and more.

Complex rules govern LA Sheriff's Dept. partnership with ICE

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Exactly what type of crime can land a LA County inmate in federal immigration detention after time served? Critics say the rules aren't clearly defined.

Seattle swaps Columbus Day for 'Indigenous Peoples' Day'

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The city is the latest to honor Native Americans instead of Christopher Columbus. But not everyone is happy about the change.