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Syracuse University chancellor outlines anti-racism plans

Jan. 13, 2020 7:14 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University has allocated $5.6 million toward addressing issues of diversity and inclusion in response to a series of racist incidents on campus last fall, Chancellor Kent Syverud said Monday as a new semester began. In his annual winter address, Syverud said his...

Case backlog grows in Minnesota’s immigration court

Nov. 30, 2019 3:47 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Pending immigration cases have increased 70 percent since last year in Minnesota’s Bloomington federal immigration court, according to recently released data from Syracuse University. The court handles cases from North Dakota and South Dakota in addition to Minnesota....