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Washington state mulling another travel ban challenge ""

Washington state’s attorney general declared a victory on several fronts Monday with the announcement of President Trump’s new, revised executive order on immigration. He says he will take time to consider whether to challenge the new order. (March 6)          “”

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CAIR: Revised travel ban is ‘partial victory’ ""

The Council on American-Islamic Relations hailed President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban as a “partial victory for Americans fighting for the rights of immigrants” on Monday, but cautioned Americans not to become complacent. (March 6)          “”

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Trump administration introduces new travel ban ""

President Donald Trump on Monday signed a new version of his controversial travel ban, aiming to withstand court challenges while still barring new visas for citizens from six Muslim-majority countries. (March 6)          “”

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Wildfires Plague South Florida, Central Kansas ""

A wildfire burned hundreds acres of mostly undeveloped grassland in Miami-Dade County, Florida over the weekend. It produced dangerous smoke. Also, north of Hutchinson, Kansas a grass fire burned more than 1,000 acres and forced evacuations. (Mar. 6)          “”

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Policy changes have undocumented people on edge ""

Around the country, President Donald Trump’s efforts to crack down on the estimated 11 million immigrants living illegally in the U.S. have spread fear and anxiety and brought about major changes in how people go about their daily lives. (Feb. 22)          “”

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