Canada is facing a visa crisis as more and more students leave to pursue their studies abroad.
Many have taken advantage of temporary visas that allow them to work for a year before applying for permanent residency.
The Canadian government says it is working to address this problem.
But a recent survey by the University of Ottawa shows the situation is getting worse.
CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks are on a tear and will be in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1993.
They will play in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final at United Center on Thursday night.
The Blackhawks are 13-2-2 all-time in the series and have won three of the last four meetings.
Chicago has a 7-2 series advantage and holds the first wild card.
The Stanley Cup has been won by the San Jose Sharks, Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings.
The Chicago Stars are also in the Final.
The Los Angeles Kings are not in the playoff mix.
The Cup is one of three NHL teams without a regular-season win, a mark that’s improved to 5-2 this season after losing three in a row.
The Blackhawks have won four of their last five games and have held the lead in four of those.
They’ve been coming off back-to-back playoff appearances for the second time in three seasons.
The team has gone 3-1-1 in its past four meetings with the St. Louis Blues, who have won seven of the past eight.
They’ve won the past four series.
The Stars won in five games during the 2014 Stanley Cup run.
The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 5-1 on Tuesday night in Game 3 of the second round.
They’ll take on the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday.
The Lightning will have a chance to tie it at 2-2 on Friday.
United Airlines is looking to recruit more U.S. travelers by increasing its award points earning capability.
In addition to the new Chase United Visa Card, United is now offering Chase Gold Card Visa Signature and Chase Silver Card Visa Gold Signature cards to eligible U.K. customers.
The Chase Gold Visa Signature card has been offered to eligible customers since April 2017.
According to United, it has a new award point system that will be used to calculate the maximum number of award points awarded for a Chase Gold card.
It also has a number of other programs that are similar to Chase’s award point programs.
Chase has more than 1.1 million U.W. residents in the United Kingdom, and the card can be used at hotels and restaurants.
To earn more award points, customers must be at least 18 years old, have a minimum balance of $2,000 on the Chase account, and maintain a minimum spend of $300 on the card per month.
United has said it will also offer Chase Gold Mastercard Visa Signature at its new U.N. offices in New York and Los Angeles, where it plans to open new branches.
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