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5 things to know about the big Supreme Court immigration case

The nation's highest court will hear arguments today in the case of the United States v. Texas.
Pope Francis waves to the crowd greeting him at the airport in Juarez, Mexico, on Feb. 17, 2016. (Photo: Pool)
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Pope Francis returning to Rome with 12 refugees after trip to Lesbos

Pope Francis left the Greek island of Lesbos with three families of Syrian refugees as he finished his trip in the hope of bringing further awareness to their plight.
President Obama discusses national security and terror threats during a briefing at the White House on Nov. 25, 2015. (Photo: Pool/CNN)
2 months ago
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Seeds of GOP splinter in opposition to all things Obama

Republicans can blame their united stand against President Barack Obama for their party's splintering.
Republican presidential candidate says if elected he will build a wall along the US-Mexico border and make Mexico pay for it. (Photos: Gage Skidmore & Office of Rep. Phil Gingrey/MGN)
2 months ago
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Mexico government says it won’t pay for Trump wall

The Mexican government has made its first direct response to Donald Trump's pledge to build a wall along the two countries' border — and make Mexico pay for it.
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2 months ago
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Judge blocks Indiana’s Syrian refugee order

A federal judge in Indianapolis has blocked Republican Gov. Mike Pence's order barring state agencies from helping Syrian refugees resettle in Indiana.
Ted Cruz talks with ABC's George Stephanopoulos in New Hampshire on Jan. 21, 2016. (Photo: ABC News)
3 months ago
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Cruz says Trump’s immigration policy amounts to ‘amnesty’

Presidential candidate Ted Cruz has praised Donald Trump for making illegal immigration a central issue of the Republican presidential race, but in an exclusive interview with ABC News, Cruz said that Trump’s immigration plan amounts to amnesty.
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3 months ago
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Supreme Court sets election-year clash on immigration

The Supreme Court has agreed to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive orders to allow up to 5 million immigrants to "come out of the shadows" and work legally in the United States.
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6 months ago
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Several states, including NC, refuse to accept Syrian refugees

North Carolina, Ohio, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Alabama, Texas and Arkansas have become the first states in the country to refuse to take in Syrian refugees amid heightened security concerns following Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris.
Gov. Pat McCrory talks about state developments during an interview at the Executive Mansion in Raleigh on Dec. 9, 2014. (Photo: Kevin Wuzzardo/WWAY)
6 months ago
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Gov. McCrory signs the Protect North Carolina Workers Act

GREENSBORO, NC (AP) — Gov. Pat McCrory has signed legislation that targets “sanctuary cities” and immigrant identification, rejecting calls from advocates to veto the measure that they say harms immigrants and businesses that rely on immigrant labor. Protesters have been a constant presence at the Governor’s Mansion in Raleigh to urge McCrory to veto the […]
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7 months ago
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Progressive leaders speak out against immigration bill

Immigrant advocates and religious leaders say a bill in the North Carolina legislature will cause problems between police and the communities they're supposed to protect.