Monthly Archives: September 2020

Judge Blocks Increase in US Immigration Fees

A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday blocked an increase in immigration fees that was due to go into effect this week. The fees were set to go up Friday by an average of about 20% depending on the type of entry being sought. The halted hikes include a $50 f…

Judge Blocks Increase in US Immigration Fees

A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday blocked an increase in immigration fees that was due to go into effect this week. The fees were set to go up Friday by an average of about 20% depending on the type of entry being sought. The halted hikes include a $50 f…

Asian Markets Mixed Wednesday

European markets are posting losses Wednesday after the chaotic U.S. presidential debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden the night before. London’s FTSE index is down 0.1% at the midday point, while both Paris’s CAC-4…

Asian Markets Mixed Wednesday

European markets are posting losses Wednesday after the chaotic U.S. presidential debate between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden the night before. London’s FTSE index is down 0.1% at the midday point, while both Paris’s CAC-4…

Johnson Asked to Clarify Confusion Over COVID-19 Social Distancing Rule

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced to correct himself Tuesday after he initially gave conflicting information about stricter COVID-19-related social distancing rules going into effect in northeast Britain.In the latest round of localized m…

Scientists Claim Discovery of Multiple Liquid Water Lakes on Mars

A team of scientists studying data from a satellite orbiting Mars say they have discovered evidence of several lakes of what they believe is salty, liquid water beneath the surface of the planet’s south pole.The discovery, detailed in a study published…