Monday, March 24, 2008

Visas for High-Skilled Immigrants

Monday, Mar 24, 2008 at 12:06 p.m.

Federal immigration offices are bracing for a flood of paperwork next week, as the world's biggest technology companies file to secure special visas for highly skilled foreign workers. And they better get their applications in on time --...

Next Step: Green Cards?

Monday, Mar 24, 2008 at 12:44 p.m.

Many highly-skilled immigrants first enter the U.S. under a special visa status that ties them to working for a certain company. But once here, many of those immigrants want to convert their visas to green cards. We hear from a...

Defining "Justice" in Uganda

Monday, Mar 24, 2008 at 1:06 p.m.

Since 1986, violence in Uganda has displaced more than two million people and claimed the lives of thousands. The International Criminal Court wants to try the rebel leader responsible for much of the violence. But some Ugandans and at...

Author Mary Doria Russell

Monday, Mar 24, 2008 at 1:32 p.m.

It can be hard to know what to expect next from Pulitzer-prize nominated novelist Mary Doria Russell. Her books blend religion with anthropology, biology with science-fiction, and often embraces controversial moments in history. Her...

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