Driver’s license

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Arizona loses immigration driver’s license dispute

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal appeals court has dealt a new blow to Arizona in its series of immigration-related crackdowns, ruling that the state cannot deny driver’s licenses to young immigrants who were allowed to […]


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Feds say California immigrant license needs tweaks

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Federal authorities say the proposed design for a California driver’s license for immigrants in the country illegally doesn’t meet national security standards. In a copy of a letter obtained by […]


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Bill cleans up immigrant driver’s license program

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic lawmakers are tweaking a program Gov. Jerry Brown approved last year to grant driver’s licenses to immigrants who are in the country illegally, after businesses and advocates raised concerns. The […]


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Jerry Brown gives immigrants licenses

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday adding California to the growing list of states allowing immigrants in the country illegally to obtain driver licenses. Immigrant advocates have long lobbied for […]


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Gov. Brown to sign bill giving immigrants licenses

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign a bill adding California to a growing list of states that grant driver licenses to immigrants in the country illegally. Brown is scheduled […]


Janice "Lokelani" Keihanaikukauakahihulihe'ekahaunaele holds her Hawaii drivers license that lacks the space for her full name. Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 in Ocean View, Hawaii. At 36 characters and 19 syllables, the surname is so long that she couldn't get a driver's license with her correct name. (AP Photo/Chris Stewart)

Hawaii can’t fit woman’s last name on license

HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii woman’s last name is a real mouthful, containing 36 characters and 19 syllables in all. And it’s so long that she couldn’t get a driver’s license with her correct name. […]


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Brown, Democrats score wins in legislative session

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In a final flurry of action, state lawmakers approved bills to boost California’s minimum wage, grant driver’s licenses to immigrants in the country illegally and address the state’s overcrowded prisons. Many of […]


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Deputies arrest man they say posed as a Disney

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been arrested after claiming to be a member of the Walt Disney family and giving away invalid Disneyland passes. Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials say […]


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DMV says safer if illegal immigrants get driver’s licenses

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California study shows driver’s licenses for illegal immigrants would make streets safer.



SF, Oakland plan holiday gun buyback

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – San Francisco and Oakland police hope a holiday gun buyback program will get firearms off the street. The Oakland Tribune reports that the buyback on Saturday will offer $200 each for up to three weapons per person.




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