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VOA: Senators Urge Ending International Student Visa Program

Four U.S. senators called for the suspension of postgraduate Optional Practical Training (OPT) in a recent letter to the White House. The move comes...

VOA: OPT, H-1 Programs in Danger of Ending?

On top of campus closures, reduced funding and limited air travel caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, foreign students are awaiting a decision...

BBC: Why this ICU nurse treating Covid patients could be deported

The US Supreme Court is considering a case that could put hundreds and thousands of people who were brought into the country...

AP: Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth, citing virus

The young migrants and asylum seekers swim across the Rio Grande and clamber into the dense brush of Texas. Many are...

CNN: How the Supreme Court has enabled Trump on immigration

Washington (CNN) The US Supreme Court has affirmed President Donald Trump's vast power over immigration, greenlighting his travel ban for certain majority-Muslim...

AP: From guns to GoPros, Asian Americans seek to deter attacks

When Eddie Song leaves his Manhattan home, it can feel like heading into battle. The Korean American startup founder and avid rider...

AP: Trump order to bar new green cards, not temporary visas

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced what he described as a “temporary suspension of immigration into the United States.” But an...

BBC: Coronavirus: Immigration to US to be suspended amid pandemic, Trump says

President Donald Trump has said he will sign an executive order to temporarily suspend all immigration to the US because of the...

CNN: Chinese workers in the US are losing their visas with their jobs. But flying home to China is too expensive

Boston (CNN Business) After her company laid her off last month, Tang Chen couldn't sleep. For days, her heart kept racing. There...

VOA: Immigrant Doctors Say Visa Restrictions Keep Them Out of COVID-19 Fight

At a time when America’s health care system is being strained to the breaking point and states are summoning medical professionals into emergency service, many immigrant physicians say their...

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