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Sheriff Joe Arpaio, seen here at a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump earlier this month, is now facing criminal charges from federal prosecutors over his immigration patrols. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Cuban migrants Arnalbis Rogel (left) and Modesto Morales arrived on a boat in Florida on Sept. 7. Morales was the navigator. Melissa Block/NPR hide caption

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Improved U.S.-Cuba Relations Are Creating A Surge Of Cuban Migrants

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They Came To America And Found Love. But First, They Found 'Love' In A Dictionary

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The area around Reno, Nev., is seeing some of the demographic changes that have been at the center of some of the most contentious debates of this campaign. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Across A Divide On Immigration, Trump Inspires Hope And Fear In A Changing Nevada

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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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The U.S. government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants who had pending deportation orders from countries of concern to national security or with high rates of immigration fraud. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump walks with Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto at the end of their joint statement at Los Pinos, the presidential residence, in Mexico City. Dario Lopez-Mills/AP hide caption

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Donald Trump campaigns in Michigan on Friday. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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'To Be Determined': Trump Campaign Signals He May Moderate Immigration Stance

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An undated still image shows men at a Tucson facility wrapped in Mylar sheets and sitting on concrete floors and benches. CBP/American Immigration Council hide caption

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