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After a cease-and-desist letter from the Associated Press put a damper on his plans to sell his latest work of art, George Zimmerman announced he'll be participating in a celebrity boxing match for charity.
The GOP has made "progress" on immigration reform, President Barack Obama said, but he isn't about to say what he would do if legislation that gives undocumented immigrants legal status but not citizenship made its way to his office.