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Plenty Of Finger-Pointing As Budget Cuts Delay First Flights

Blame shifting was in high gear Tuesday on Capitol Hill and at the White House as the first air traffic delays tied to the furloughs of Federal Aviation Administration controllers began to get attention.
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Thousands Have Applied For 'Deferred Action' Program

An overhaul of the country's immigration laws by Congress is not yet a done deal. One change already in place, though, is a program that prevents young adults brought to the country illegally as children from being deported. The program was created last year by President Obama.
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Justices Say U.S. Improperly Deported Man Over Marijuana

Adrian Moncrieffe was deported to Jamaica after police found a small amount of marijuana in his car. The Supreme Court decision means that he can now ask immigration authorities to allow him to return to the U.S., and to his wife and five American children.
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Online Retailers Take Opposite Sides On Sales Tax Bill

A bill making its way through the Senate would make more online retailers collect sales taxes. The battle over the bill pits online retailers against brick-and-mortar stores — and, in some cases, against other online sellers. Amazon has endorsed the bill, while eBay is the loudest voice against it.
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Clues Suggest Boston Suspects Took A Do-It-Yourself Approach

Investigators are trying to determine if the bombing suspects acted alone. The bombs that exploded at the marathon were simple and similar to ones law enforcement officials come across on a regular basis.

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