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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...

AP: Republicans seize on immigration as border crossings surge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Delegation trips to the border. Apocalyptic warnings. A flurry of press conferences.

AP: Child border crossings surging, straining US facilities

WASHINGTON (AP) — A surge of migrants on the Southwest border has the Biden administration on the defensive, with the head of...

AP: Immigrant teens to be housed at Dallas convention center

DALLAS (AP) — The U.S. government plans to house up to 3,000 immigrant teenagers at a convention center in downtown Dallas as...

AP: Immigrant victims of crime hope Congress eases visa hurdles

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In a bid to become a legal permanent resident of the United States, she says she lives in...

AP: Mexico stops 2 buses with 210 Central American migrants

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Police in southern Mexico said Wednesday they stopped two passenger buses loaded with a total of 210 Central...

VOA:Biden to Meet with Mexican President Amid Migration Issues

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is planning a virtual meeting Monday with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador — a chance for...

VOA: Rather Than Pushing Bigger Walls, Biden Begins Mending Fences with Mexico  

WHITE HOUSE - Rather than talk of bigger walls, the American president did some fence-mending on Monday with his counterpart south of...

AP: Mexican president says he’ll propose labor program to Biden

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Saturday he will propose a ‘Bracero’ style immigrant labor program to...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...