Syrian refugees embrace after landing at Chicago's O'Hare airport.

US refugee agencies wither as Trump administration cuts numbers to historic lows


Resettlement agencies are being forced to close as the Trump administration cuts refugee admissions. Experts say the damage will long outlast this president.

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A Student Union mosaic wall at University of Akron in Ohio. The university is one of several in the US screening students for Ebola that are returning to campus from West African countries.

Universities are screening students from West Africa for Ebola as they return to school

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Ohio mom jailed for sending kids to better district gets reduced convictions

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Art or ‘ruin porn’: the appeal of a ruined city to artists

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