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Governor Phil Bryant Says He’ll Prohibit Feds From Housing Immigrants in MS

Some of Mississippi's top political leaders have expressed conflicting viewpoints on whether Mississippi should provide refuge for illegal aliens being held at the U-S border with Mexico. Governor Phil Bryant and 2nd District Congressman Bennie Thompson have both written letters to President Obama on the issue.

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Obama Declares Emergency As Huge Fires Burn In Washington State

Fire crews have been battling several major fires in central and eastern Washington, including one that stretched over 250,000 acres.

Common Ground Between Iraq's Rebels May Be Crumbling

The radical Islamic State and former associates of Saddam Hussein have fought together against Iraq's government. But the fault lines between the unlikely partners are beginning to show.

Summer Program For Hungry Kids Gets Creative With Food Delivery

Around the U.S., food assistance agencies are trying to come up with new ways to feed hungry kids in the summer. In Hopkins County, Ky., they're using mobile vans to take food to where kids live.

Insurance For Fake Identities The Latest Skirmish Over Obamacare

Republicans say a sting in which false identities were used to sign up for health care has revealed a major problem. Democrats question the premise that people would try to steal insurance.

Federal Health Exchange Stays Busy After Open Enrollment Ends

Federal data, obtained by ProPublica under the Freedom of Information Act, show that nearly 1 million insurance transactions have taken place since the middle of April.
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