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Trump order to bar new green cards, not temporary visas

President Donald Trump arrives to speak about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House on Tuesday in Washington. AP Photo by Alex Brandon

President Donald Trump announced what he described as a “temporary suspension of immigration into the United States.” But the change would bar only those seeking permanent residency, not temporary workers. “I will be signing my Executive Order prohibiting immigration into ...

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With spelling bee canceled, ex-spellers launch their own bee

With this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee canceled because the coronavirus pandemic, an online spelling bee launched by two Texas teenagers is offering a consolation prize of sorts, with competitors nationwide including many of the kids who were considered favorites ...

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