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Obama: Progress on immigration 'not always a straight line'

Obama on immigration: Progress 'not always a straight line'

During a festive Cinco de Mayo celebration at the White House, President Barack Obama couldn't help but reflect on the swings that have confronted his attempts to tackle immigration.

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Clinton pushes immigration overhaul to campaign forefront

Clinton pushes immigration overhaul to campaign forefront

Hillary Rodham Clinton is giving immigration a prominent role in her 2016 presidential campaign, reassuring skeptics and seeking to cast Republican presidential candidates as obstacles to overhauling the nation's immigration system.

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Venezuelan president's bout with thrown mango inspires game

Venezuelan president's bout with thrown mango inspires game

Two Venezuelans who emigrated to escape the country's economic woes are drawing laughs with a mobile game mocking President Nicolas Maduro for his decision to give a new home to a woman who threw a mango at him seeking attention for her plea to get housing.

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Authorities find fake skeletons in underwater lawn chairs

Authorities find fake skeletons in underwater lawn chairs

A man snorkeling in the Colorado River near the Arizona and California border was terrified — and later embarrassed — when he came across two fake skeletons sitting in lawn chairs about 40 feet underwater.

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