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CHICAGO (AP) - Immigration officials in the Chicago area have shifted where they detain immigrants being deported to Mexico. 

'No Ban, No Wall' Protest Takes Aim at Rep. LaHood

Feb 3, 2017

This story has been updated.

Another protest is slated to take place at the Federal Courthouse in downtown Peoria in response to the president’s executive order that bans certain immigrants and refugees.

The “No Ban, No Wall” protest Friday is directed specifically at Peoria Congressman Darin LaHood.

Bradley University joins a chorus of American colleges and universities to end the executive order that suspended the entry of refugees, immigrants and citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries.

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CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois universities are speaking out against President Donald Trump's sweeping travel ban that has left some students and professors stranded abroad.

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CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is calling on city residents to show immigrants that they are welcome through actions such as hosting a meal or offering kind words.

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Citizens from countries targeted by President Donald Trump’s executive order last week don’t know whether they should travel to the U.S. or not.

Over the weekend, travelers were detained at O'Hare airport.