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9 hrs ago | Salon

Peggy Noonan's border nonsense: Her bizarre view of how...

So much of the talk about the refugee crisis on our southern border focuses on the politics of it: who in Washington is to blame, how it will affect the 2014 elections, how it will affect the 2016 elections, whether it is "politically comparable to Hurricane Katrina," what Obama's deliberate strategy is, etc.

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16 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Boehner rejects talk of impeaching Obama

House Speaker John Boehner yesterday rejected calls from conservatives to impeach President Barack Obama, saying he prefers filing a lawsuit against what he says is Obama's " rewriting law to make it fit his own needs."

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Ananova

Guatemalan Children Risk Lives To Get To US

The surge of migrants from Central America to the United States shows no sign of easing, despite what Barack Obama calls a 'humanitarian crisis'.

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Time

Sarah Palin's 'The View' With Rosie and Whoopi: The Script

With Rosie O'Donnell reportedly set to join Whoopi Goldberg on 'The View,' Sarah Palin has offered up herself as a "voice of reason" for the show.

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Related Topix: World News, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, The Fast and the Furious, Action Movies

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Republic

Palin: Illegal Immigration 'Tipping Point' on Impeachment

Former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy has argued that "impeachment was quite intentionally included by the Framers as the ultimate check against presidential lawlessness," and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin said on Tuesday that the illegal immigration issue was the "tipping point" for her in deciding that Obama needed to be impeached for a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, World News, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors, Sarah Palin

KHOU-TV Houston

Young Telemundo employee killed in car wreck during holiday trip

A Houston family is mourning the loss of a young woman killed in a car crash out of state.

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Navy Times

SOUTHCOM chief: Central America drug war a dire threat to U.S. national security

Marines with a security cooperation team work with Guatemalan marines during a train-the-trainer session at the Brigada de Infantera de Marina base in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, on June 4. After observing the transnational organized crime network for 19 months as commander of U.S. Southern Command, I see the only viable approach is to work as ... (more)

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KCBD-TV Lubbock

Translators bridge cultural gap between Buckner volunteers and Guatemalans

Buckner Family Hope Centers are located in three different Guatemalan communities: San Jose Penula, Jocotenango and the government orphanage Hogar Seguro.

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Whittier Daily News

Murrieta, and the nation, goes in search of liberty

It's been said so often in the past few days that it's nearly a cliche. Nonetheless, there is some truth in labeling Murrieta the current center of the nation's immigration debate.

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Related Topix: Murrieta, CA, Riverside County, CA, Family, Kids, World News, Central America, El Salvador, Honduras

Mon Jul 07, 2014

WebProNews

Guatemala Earthquake Destroys Buildings, Several People Killed

On Monday, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake shook the border between Mexico and Guatemala resulting in landslides, mudslides, and damaged buildings.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, World News, Central America, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science,

Hispanically Speaking

6 Drownings Reported in Guatemala on Pacific Ocean Beach

According to the Municipal Firefighters, the first incident occurred late Saturday in the village of La Curvina de Chiquimulilla, in the southeastern province of Santa Rosa.

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CNN

's Gut Check for July 7, 2014

The campaign of tea party-backed challenger who narrowly lost a Republican primary runoff in Mississippi to longtime Sen. Thad Cochran announced it's moving forward with a legal challenge contesting those results.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Jackson, MS, World News

Canada.com

Powerful earthquake rattles southern Mexico and Guatemala, killing at least two

A magnitude-6.9 earthquake on the Pacific Coast jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central America Monday.

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Canada.com

Powerful earthquake rattles southern Mexico and Guatemala, killing at least two

Around 1,200 people didn't mind getting their undies wet for a good cause on Saturday at the BC Cancer Foundation's Underwear Affair.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

South China Morning Post

Opposing sides in US immigration debate agree need for policy change

Police officers take down a pro-immigration protester amid a demonstration over illegal immigration in Murrieta, California, on Friday.

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The Wichita Eagle

Filmmaker to correct 1983 film on Guatemala war

In this March 13, 2014 file photo, ex-guerrilla Fermin Felipe Solano Barrillas, right, sits next to a relative during his trial in Chimaltenango, Guatemala.

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KFVS12

Filmmaker to correct 1983 film on Guatemala war

A Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing a nun who was found strangled and stabbed 34 years ago in a hospital chapel has died, a day after a judge refused his request to be released to family care so he could... A Roman Catholic priest convicted of stabbing and strangling a nun 34 years ago in a hospital chapel will receive a funeral Mass, a ... (more)

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Independent

'Welcome migrants to the US': Obama says change is 'central to our way of life'

Tim Walker is The Independent's Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US.

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The Washington Post

Guatemala ex-guerrilla convicted in 1988 massacre

In this March 13, 2014 file photo, ex-guerrilla Fermin Felipe Solano Barrillas, right, sits next to a relative during his trial in Chimaltenango, Guatemala.

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The Beaumont Enterprise

Obama: US always has been a nation of immigrants

President Barack Obama watches at left as Deputy Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas administers the oath of allegiance during a naturalization ceremony for active duty service members and civilians, Friday, July 4, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Life, Holidays, 4th of July, World News, Central America

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