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A federal court ruling changes how the President is elected, and Florida Democrats trigger a special session vote on guns. Those stories and more in today's news.

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Archive: January 7, 2016

Immigrant groups maintain the process to receive asylum is flawed and most refugees lose their cases. (Jvoves/Flickr)

COLUMBUS, Ohio –Immigrant rights groups and faith communities in Ohio are mobilizing to help Central American refugees who fear deportation. Federal officials this week began targeted raids to apprehend adults and children who illegally crossed the border after May 1, 2014. Brennan Grayson ...Read More

A new report grades California on how well it protects society's youngest members. (fidlerjan/morguefile)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California needs to do more – a lot more – to help children who've been abused or neglected recover from the trauma. That's one conclusion of the 2016 California Children's Report Card issued by the children’s advocacy group Children Now. The annual r ...Read More

The potential for another round of immigration raids weighs heavily on many Floridians. (www.ice.gov)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Lis-Marie (LEES-marie) Alvarado, immigration organizing coordinator, American Friends Service Committee. A series of controversial raids targeting undocumented immigrants is drawing outrage and concern in Florida. Government officials say 121 adults and children were taken into cu ...Read More

New Mexico officials discovered more than 5,400 untested rape kits during a recent audit of police evidence lockers. (click/morguefile)

SANTA FE, N.M. – Victims' rights advocates are hoping New Mexico officials take steps during the upcoming legislative session to deal with the state's backlog of untested sexual assault evidence kits, or rape kits. A state audit discovered more than 5,400 kits still sitting in police evidenc ...Read More

The Oregon standoff protesters' ideas about federal land ownership are well-known in Nevada. And the leaders have deep ties to the Silver State. (Castlelass/morguefile)

LAS VEGAS – Nevada critics of the armed seizure of a federal facility in Oregon are speaking out – since the protest leaders have deep ties to the Silver State. The leaders of the armed group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge – demanding the federal government hand o ...Read More

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