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VOA: How Trump Administration Dramatically Reshaped US Immigration Policy

The Trump administration has issued more than 400 executive actions that dramatically reshaped America's immigration system. Some of those executive actions are coming...

BBC: Covid: US gives full approval for antiviral remdesivir drug

US regulators have given full approval for the antiviral drug remdesivir to treat Covid-19 patients in hospitals. The US...

Reuters: McDonald’s urges dismissal of Black former franchisees’ discrimination lawsuit

McDonald's Corp MCD.N on Friday urged a U.S. judge to dismiss a lawsuit by dozens of Black former franchise owners who accused the fast-food...

Reuters: Sudan becomes third Arab state to set aside hostilities with Israel this year

Israel and Sudan agreed on Friday to take steps to normalize relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United...

Reuters: Analysis: Biden win would lift Mexico-U.S. ties but energy is ‘canary in the mine’

A Joe Biden presidency would lower border tensions and raise pressure on Mexico to respect U.S. business interests as the two...

CNN: A government agency just paid a record $114 million to an anonymous whistleblower

Someone just scored a $114 million payday -- without playing the lottery or stepping into a casino. Instead, the check was signed...

CNN: Walmart files lawsuit seeking to prove its pharmacists are not responsible for opioid crisis

Walmart on Thursday filed a lawsuit against the federal government asking a court to clarify that the company and its pharmacists were...

VOA: Foreign Students Could Buoy Cash-strapped US Universities

International students might be a boon for many colleges and universities to offset losses during the coronavirus pandemic, say experts.  

NPR: FAFSA Applications Are Open. Here’s How To Fill It Out This Year

Welcome to FAFSA season. The Free Application For Federal Student Aid opened on Oct. 1 — and if you're...

NPR: 5 Questions Ahead Of The Last Trump-Biden Presidential Debate

It's the last debate of the 2020 election. Many might be saying, "Thank goodness," given what a mess that...

VOA: Scammers Scare Students Into Giving Up Personal Information

The call comes late at night, waking up a student with an angry voice that issues a threat about the student’s visa...

BBC: US election 2020: Trump’s impact on immigration – in seven charts

Donald Trump campaigned for the presidency in 2016 with a pledge to bring down illegal immigration, famously blaming undocumented migrants from Mexico...

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Explore rich holiday traditions from around the globe while creating your own traditions with loved ones in Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light.

[Champaign] THE 20TH ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS WILL BE A VIRTUAL

CHAMPAIGN - There’s no place like home for the holidays - a classic holiday tune that will ring true this holiday season....

[Urbana] Halloween masquerade car parade

Wednesday, October 28Rain Date: Thursday, October 29Decorate: 5-7pm ~ Parade Start: 7:30pmMarket Place Mall Parking LotAll AgesFree! We're...

[Illinois] Verizon 5G Innovation Hub Opens at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Verizon Business continues to accelerate the development of real-world 5G use cases with the rollout of its latest 5G Innovation Hub at...