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A century ago, many new immigrants to the United States ended up returning home. And it often took a while for those who stayed to learn English and integrate into American society. Chad Riley/Getty Images hide caption

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The Huddled Masses And The Myth Of America

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President Trump spent the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday at his Mar-A-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Fla. Previous presidents have marked the holiday doing volunteer work. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Lawmakers Working On Immigration, Government Funding As Deadline Looms

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Democrats Are Serious About A DACA Deal, Rep. Espaillat Says

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Washington, D.C., attorney Jeffrey Lovitky has taken it upon himself to sue President Trump. Peter Overby/NPR hide caption

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For 1 Attorney, A Lonely Legal Fight To Make Trump Comply With Rules

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Seth Mandel On The Next Steps For 'NeverTrump'

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Trump Looks To Terminate The Diversity Lottery Program

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News Brief: Immigration Negotiations, False Missile Warning

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After A Year In Office, Questions About Trump's Foreign Deals Go On. And On

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President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday that Democrats don't really want DACA and they want to "take desperately needed money away from our Military." The Asahi Shimbun/The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Imag hide caption

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Ken Starr On Investigating A President

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The GOP's Latino Outreach

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