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  • Palm Beach County jail to ignore ICE detainers

    By Associated Press

    Palm Beach County is joining the growing list of counties refusing to follow federal demands that it detain people for an extended period who have questionable immigration status. Published July 23, 2014

  • 5 Things to Know in Montana for July 23

    By The Associated Press - Associated Press

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. Published July 23, 2014

  • California city rejects child immigrant shelter

    By Associated Press

    A north San Diego suburb's planning commission on Tuesday ratified its rejection of a proposed 96-bed shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children who are arrested by the Border Patrol, while the American Civil Liberties Union said it was mulling a legal challenge. Published July 23, 2014

  • Lafayette County repeals gun ordinance

    By Associated Press

    The Lafayette County Board of Supervisors has repealed a local ban on armed civilians in courthouses. Published July 23, 2014

  • Arrest linked to gun used after Boston bombings

    By DENISE LAVOIE - Associated Press

    It has been one of the lingering questions since the dramatic manhunt that gripped the Boston area in the days after the marathon bombings: Where did the suspects get the gun that authorities say they used to kill a university police officer? Published July 23, 2014

  • News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

    By Associated Press

    Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee. Published July 23, 2014

  • CBS event marks civil rights anniversary

    By Associated Press

    A CBS News event Thursday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights legislation is both a look back at history and a glimpse into future business opportunities for a broadcast news division. Published July 23, 2014

  • N.Y. Gov. Cuomo's office interfered with, pressured corruption commission: report

    By David Sherfinski - The Washington Times

    A commission established in July 2013 by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to try to root out corruption in state politics was reportedly beset by persistent interference from Mr. Cuomo's own office, which successfully pressured the commission into withdrawing a subpoena after it was discovered the governor was a major client of the firm in question. Published July 23, 2014

  • Texas won't pursue criminal charges in mass graves

    By Associated Press

    The state will not pursue criminal charges against a South Texas funeral home that buried unidentified immigrants in trash bags and shopping bags in mass graves. Published July 23, 2014

  • Obamacare glitch: GAO finds fake IDs will get you covered

    By Cheryl K. Chumley - The Washington Times

    The nonpartisan Government Accountability Office found that those with fake ID cards can still get Obamacare — the latest glitch with the president's signature health care reform. Published July 23, 2014

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