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  1. Wisconsin's Walker changes stance on illegal immigrants: WSJRead the original story

    29 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Likely 2016 Republican U.S. presidential hopeful Scott Walker has shifted his stance on illegal immigrants, backing the notion of letting them remain in the United States and eventually become eligible for citizenship, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. The newspaper reported that the Wisconsin governor made his remarks on March 13 at a private dinner for Republicans in New Hampshire, which holds a key early contest on the road to the Republican presidential nomination.

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  2. Scott Walker softens immigration stance at private N.H. dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Washington Post

    Likely GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker told a private gathering of New Hampshire business leaders earlier this month that he supports providing some illegal immigrants with a pathway to citizenship, a significant shift from away from the hardline "no amnesty" stance he has taken in public. The Wisconsin governor also told the small gathering that illegal immigrants seeking citizenship should not receive preferential treatment over applicants who are already in line, according to a Republican familiar with the discussion but not authorized to speak out it publicly.

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  3. Walker's Flip-Flop-Flip on Amnesty?Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | National Review Online

    The Wall Street Journal 's Reid Epstein is up with a report that, if true - and it is well sourced - will prove very troubling for Scott Walker on the campaign trail. Epstein writes that Walker "told a private dinner of New Hampshire Republicans this month that he backed the idea of allowing undocumented immigrants to stay in the country and to eventually become eligible for citizenship."

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  4. Jeh Johnson: Court should have known part of amnesty was in effectRead the original story

    43 min ago | Washington Times

    A federal judge should have known Homeland Security was carrying out at least part of President Obama's new deportation amnesty beginning last year, department Secretary Jeh Johnson told Congress on Thursday as the administration continued to struggle with what's become a thorny legal issue. Justice Department lawyers had to apologize to a court earlier this month after revealing that Mr. Johnson had in fact been approving three-year "deferred action" applications from so-called Dreamers - an enhancement included in Mr. Johnson 's memos designed to carry out Mr. Obama's new immigration policies.

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  5. Cardinal Dolan 'discouraged' tax credit may not make budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | New York Daily News

    Timothy Cardinal Dolan on Thursday expressed "discouragement" at the likely exclusion of an education investment tax credit from the upcoming state budget - even as he vowed to not give up hope. "When I keep getting disappointed like this, I can see why people get cynical," Dolan told the Daily News of his dealings with Albany.

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  6. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Daily Kos

    Scott Walker, the Republican governor of Wisconsin and 2016 presidential hopeful, has flipped yet again, only not publicly. At a private dinner in New Hampshire, Walker told a group of Republicans that all that stuff he's said regarding his disdain for "amnesty" was just hooey.

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  7. Scott Walker flip-flops on immigration, saying privately he now backs a path to citizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Daily Kos

    Scott Walker, the Republican governor of Wisconsin and 2016 presidential hopeful, has flipped yet again, only not publicly. At a private dinner in New Hampshire, Walker told a group of Republicans that all that stuff he's said regarding his disdain for "amnesty" was just hooey.

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  8. Diver's licenses for illegal immigrants debated at hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Minnesota Lawyer

    Advocates of a push to grant driver's licenses to people living in the country illegally packed a Minnesota House hearing Wednesday, at times breaking into tears as supporters explained how the change would affect them. The move has support from a broad coalition of businesses, religious leaders and law enforcement officials who say it will make roads safer as more people take driver's safety tests and buy car insurance.

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  9. REPORT: Scott Walker flipped his immigration position againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker reportedly told a group of New Hampshire Republicans on March 13 that he supports a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, contradicting his recent statements on the issue. "He said no to citizenship now, but later they could get it," Bill Greiner told The Wall Street Journal about Walker's comments at the private event.

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  10. The Wall Street Journal: Scott Walker shifts stance on immigration at private dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker told a private dinner of New Hampshire Republicans this month that he backed the idea of allowing undocumented immigrants to stay in the country and to eventually become eligible for citizenship, a position at odds with his previous public statements on the matter. Walker's remarks, which were confirmed by three people present and haven't been reported previously, vary from the call he has made in recent weeks for "no amnesty"-a phrase widely employed by people who believe immigrants who broke the law by entering the country without permission shouldn't be awarded legal status or citizenship.

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  11. Illegal immigrants plunged to deaths near Harwich after failed smuggle bidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Two illegal immigrants plunged to their deaths in north-east Essex after desperately jumping from a ship in an attempt to swim to shore after a failed attempt to smuggle themselves in to the UK, an inquest has heard. A major search involving 21 vessels and two helicopters was launched after Artur Doda, 24, and Leonard Isufaj, 27, both from Tirana, Albania, were seen jumping from one of the world's largest ferries, the Stena Britannica, about 500 metres off Harwich at about 9.50am on February 26 last year.

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  12. Police cordon in St Andrew's Street South, Bury St Edmunds, following bus and pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    A young woman has been taken to hospital after being involved in a collision with a bus in Bury St Edmunds. It happened just after 3pm at the back of the Arc shopping centre in St Andrew's Street South, next to Central Walk.

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  13. Sheep have been introduced at Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds to help keep the grass downRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Rangers at Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds can now add 'shepherd' onto their job description due to the introduction of a flock of sheep. It has been 13 years since there were sheep in the park, but three Manx and three Hebridean males are now at home in the landscape.

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  14. Scott Walker Shifts Stance on Immigration at Private DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker told a private dinner of New Hampshire Republicans this month that he backed the idea of allowing undocumented immigrants to stay in the country and to eventually become eligible for citizenship, a position at odds with his previous public statements on the matter.

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  15. Former British Larder restaurant at Bromeswell to reopen as The Unruly PigRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Former owners Madalene Bonvini-Hamel and Ross Pike, who launched The British Larder in 2010 at what was previously the Cherry Tree pub, closed the venue in February in order to focus on their online food and recipe website www.britishlarder.co.uk . Following a substantial investment, new owner Brendan Padfield now plans to re-open the restaurant from the start of April as The Unruly Pig, under the direction of head chef David Wall.

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  16. Border militia member pleads guilty to felony weapons chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    John Frederick Foerster of Brownsville, a member of a group that has been patrolling the border for undocumented immigrants, was arrested on a charge of felon in possession of a weapon. A mugshot of 45-year-old John Frederick Foerster, a member of a citizen militia near the Texas-Mexico border fired upon by a Border Patrol agent.

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    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Congressman Luis Gutierrez was probably expecting a warmer reception to his Spanish-only immigration town hall at the University of Southern California on Saturday. But the lawmaker's tireless advocacy for President Obama's unilateral amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants angered some southern California residents so deeply, they decided to crash the congressman's speech.

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  18. Luis Guiterrez Forced to Flee Immigration Event by Anti-Amnesty ActivistsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Congressman Luis GutiA rrez was probably expecting a warmer reception to his Spanish-only immigration town hall at the University of Southern California on Saturday. But the lawmaker's tireless advocacy for President Obama's unilateral amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants angered some southern California residents so deeply, they decided to crash the congressman's speech.

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  19. Illegal immigrants died after jumping from ferry in bid to escape deportationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    Leonard Isufaj, 27, and Artur Doda, 24, leapt into the water and tried to swim ashore as the ferry left Harwich, just hours after they had smuggled themselves into the country. Border Force officers had discovered the Albanian nationals hiding in a lorry when it arrived at Harwich from the Hook of Holland in the early hours of February 26 last year.

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  20. Growing number of African migrants risk trek to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... way. The flow of migrants has grown from a trickle in 2012 to become the second-most popular path for illegal immigration into Europe, behind only the more dangerous option of sailing from North Africa to Italy. Frontex, the EU agency that helps ...

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