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VOA: Honduran Delegation Headed to Washington Seeking US Aid to Stem Migration

Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales will lead a delegation to Washington on Friday to seek economic help following two devastating hurricanes that...

VOA: US Immigration Courts Brace for Flood of Asylum Claims

U.S. immigration courts, already swamped with a backlog of 1.3 million cases, are ill-prepared to handle a crush of new asylum claims...

VOA: Pentagon OKs Use of California Base for Housing Unaccompanied Migrant Kids

The federal government may house unaccompanied migrant children on an Army National Guard base in central California, officials said.

AP: Questions remain about conditions of migrant kids

The Biden administration’s decision this week to allow journalists to see Customs and Border Protection’s main holding center for unaccompanied migrant children...

AP: Migrants freed without court notice — sometimes no paperwork

Overwhelmed and underprepared, U.S. authorities are releasing migrant families on the Mexican border without notices to appear in immigration court or sometimes...

AP: Migrant kids crowded into Texas facility as space runs low

DONNA, Texas (AP) — More than 500 migrant children were packed into plastic-walled rooms built for 32 people, sitting inches apart on...

VOA: Small Texas Border Town Is Route to US for Migrant Children

As darkness sets on the Rio Grande, U.S. Border Patrol agents hear pumps inflating rafts across the river in Mexico. It is...

VOA: Biden to Meet with Immigration Advisers Amid Migrant Surge

U.S. President Joe Biden is meeting Wednesday with immigration advisers and top Cabinet officials to try to figure out how to cope...

VOA: US Homeland Security Chief: ‘Border is Secure’

U.S. Homeland Security chief Alejandro Mayorkas said Sunday that the country’s southwestern border with Mexico is “secure” and “closed,” even as thousands...

AP: Brooks, Trump adviser to make campaign announcement

Alabama U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks, a far-right, firebrand Republican and staunch supporter of President Donald Trump, has scheduled a Monday night campaign...

VOA: US Dispatches Officials for Migration Talks in Mexico, Guatemala

Three senior U.S. immigration officials headed to Mexico and Guatemala on Monday for talks with their governments to try to figure out...

VOA: Asian Americans Grieve, Organize in Wake of Atlanta Attacks

WASHINGTON - Asian Americans were already worn down by a year of pandemic-fueled racist attacks when a white gunman was charged with...

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Champaign Farmers Market

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[Urbana] Garden with the Urbana Park District

Organic Gardens: Community Gardens In Meadowbrook Park Garden at the oldest local organic community gardens! Since 1975, the Meadowbrook...

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

Mark your calendars for 13 THURSDAYS in campustown, every Thursday from May 20 through August 12, presented by JSM Living. Explore campustown all...

Champaign Public Library, 200 W Green St – Downtown

STARTING MARCH 29, we are expanding hours and services. We will stay open evenings, offer meeting room reservations, and provide seating throughout...