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CNN: What coronavirus means for tens of thousands of people in ICE custody Catherine Shoichet-Profile-Image

There are nearly 40,000 people in ICE custody across the United States. And there's a big question looming as the novel...

VOA: Immigrant Leaders Organize New Citizens’ Right to Vote

Garang Majouk left southern Sudan during the country’s second civil war, forded the Nile River during his escape, washed dishes in Lebanon,...

AP: US sending military police to two border crossings

PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. government says it is sending 160 military police and engineers to two official border crossings to deal...

NPR: Court Blocks Trump’s ‘Remain In Mexico’ Policy Along Part Of The Border

A federal appeals court has decided to block the Trump administration's "Remain in Mexico" plan in two states along the U.S. border,...

NPR: Supreme Court Considers Writing Itself Out Of Speedy Deportation Cases

In a potentially historic case, the Supreme Court heard arguments Monday on the Trump administration's policy of speeding deportations of asylum seekers...

CNN: Trump administration looks to triple fees for some immigration court filings

The Trump administration introduced a proposal that would triple some fees for immigration court filings. The move would make...

VOA: US Steps Up Effort to Fight Citizenship Fraud Cases

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday that it has created a new office to investigate an influx of immigrants suspected...

CNN: This immigration policy violates sacred patient-doctor confidentiality

When violence forces people to flee their homes and cross borders legally or illegally, seeking asylum or other forms of refuge...

AP: Crackdown on immigrants who use public benefits takes effect

Pastor Antonio Velasquez says that before the Trump administration announced a crackdown on immigrants using government social services, people lined up before...

NPR: Hmong Leaders Rally Against Trump Administration Deportation Push

Efforts by the Trump administration to increase deportations to Laos have galvanized the Hmong community in the U.S., and some leaders are...

VOA: New US Immigration Rule Sparks Questions

After getting a preliminary green light from the U.S. Supreme Court in January, the Trump administration is set to subject immigrants to...

AP: Homeland Security waives contracting laws for border wall

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it will waive federal contracting laws to speed construction of a wall...

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[Illinois] Graduates for August and December 2019, Dean’s List honorees named

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign announced Dean’s List honorees and graduates for the fall semester 2019, as well as those who...

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...