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VOA: Biden Rescinds Trump-era Health Insurance Requirement for New Immigrants

U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday revoked a 2019 proclamation by former President Donald Trump that sought to bar the entry of...

CNN: US Reports Steep Drop in Migrant Children Held by Border Patrol

Tens of thousands of migrants continue to arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border weekly, but for the first time in months the number...

VOA: Biden Immigration Policies Saw Wins, Setbacks in First 100 Days

As President Joe Biden marks 100 days in office, here is an overview of his administration’s actions and positions on key immigration...

CNN: US Begins Reuniting Some Families Separated at Mexico Border

The Biden administration said Monday that four families who were separated at the Mexico border during Donald Trump’s presidency will be reunited...

CNN: Bush calls on Congress to tone down ‘harsh rhetoric’ about immigration

Former President George W. Bush on Sunday called on Congress to tone down the "harsh rhetoric" on immigration, adding that he hopes...

VOA: Tragedies Highlight Dark Side of Greek Life

Greek life communities on campuses across the U.S. are again facing a reckoning after recent student deaths due to alleged hazing.  

VOA: Texas Investigating Abuse Allegations at Migrant Facility

Texas child welfare officials said Wednesday they received three reports alleging abuse and neglect at a San Antonio coliseum that is holding...

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...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.