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Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Apprehensions of non-Mexican migrants up in Texas

HOUSTON (AP) — Non-Mexican illegal immigrants account for a slender majority of the agency’s recent apprehensions in South Texas, Border Patrol officials said Friday.

12/21/2012

what's-news

Public drawn to news on election, shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — When it comes to the top news stories of 2012, the public and the press generally agreed on the year’s most important events. But what’s news is still fairly subjective.

12/20/2012

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Census: Whites no longer a majority in US by 2043

WASHINGTON (AP) – White people will no longer make up a majority of Americans by 2043.

The new government projection is a year later than previous estimates, made before the impact of the recent economic downturn was known.

12/12/2012

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Illegal immigration drops after decade-long rise

WASHINGTON (AP) — New census data released Thursday affirm a clear and sustained drop in illegal immigration, ending more than a decade of increases.

12/05/2012

Young and old differ on e-book preferences

NEW YORK (AP) — A new survey says there’s a generation gap among e-book fans. Readers under 30 prefer cellphones and computers. Those over 30 like dedicated devices such as the Kindle. The Pew Research […]

10/23/2012

Obama, Romney tour debate site

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) – President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney have toured the site of tonight’s debate in the battleground state of Florida. The 90-minute faceoff at Lynn University in Boca Raton will focus […]

10/22/2012

Retirement worries grow; 30-somethings most uneasy

WASHINGTON (AP) – Younger Americans in their 30s are now the group most likely to doubt they will be financially secure after retirement, a shift from three years ago when baby boomers nearing retirement age […]

10/22/2012

Candidates reach out once more to the undecided

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) – The polls show the race to be a tie as President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney meet face-to-face for their final debate tonight. And, as Obama deputy campaign manager Stephanie […]

10/22/2012

Statement on Newsweek's decision to cease print

(AP) — On Thursday, Newsweek’s owner announced that the news magazine will end its print publication at the end of the year and move to an all-digital format. Here’s the announcement from Tina Brown, editor-in-chief […]

10/18/2012

Voters turn to smartphones during this election (audio)

A new survey from the Pew Internet and American Life Project highlights an electorate increasingly reliant on mobile devices to find and exchange campaign information, and fact-check presidential candidates. According to Pew’s findings, 88 percent of […]

10/11/2012

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