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NPR: BTS: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

The Tiny Desk is working from home for the foreseeable future. Introducing NPR Music's Tiny Desk (home) concerts, bringing you performances from...

BBC: Alicia Keys: ‘I felt I was from another planet’

On 27 February, 2002, Alicia Keys was miserable with the flu. She was also due to attend her first-ever Grammys.

AP: ‘Forrest Gump’ author Winston Groom dead at 77

Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into a six-Oscar winning 1994 movie that became a soaring pop cultural...

AP: Woody Allen’s ‘A Rainy Day in New York’ to get U.S. release

After being shelved for two years, Woody Allen’s “A Rainy Day in New York” will finally land in U.S. theaters next month.

NPR: If You Have To Wear A Mask, It Might As Well Be A Masterpiece

In the Old Normal, you bought a new shirt, wore it to work and people noticed. "Oh, new blouse!" Or, "Mmmm, new...

AP: With picnic baskets, Christian Siriano puts on backyard show

Christian Siriano, who turned his atelier into a mask-making machine, took to his Connecticut backyard Thursday for a cozy fashion show complete...

CNN: BTS performs explosive hit ‘Dynamite’ on ‘America’s Got Talent’

BTS performed "Dynamite," the group's first all-English release, on "America's Got Talent" on Wednesday.Group members RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V and Jungkook sang and...

CNN: Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt reunited again, this time for a good cause

History has shown us that people get pretty excited whenever Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt are within the vicinity of each other.That happened...

CNN: New York Fashion Week returns with socially distant and digital shows

It will be a fashion month like no other. The coronavirus pandemic has upended the traditional runway format, and in its...

NPR: For ‘Ike,’ A Monument Unlike Any Other: Eisenhower Memorial Is Dedicated In D.C.

Dwight David Eisenhower was one of the towering figures of the 20th century: A five-star general, he led the D-Day invasion and...

Reuters: Disney’s ‘Mulan’ opens weak in China with $23.2 million at box offices

Walt Disney Co’s live-action remake of “Mulan” pulled in $23.2 million over the weekend at box offices in China, a slow start...

Reuters: Burberry to livestream Spring/Summer 2021 fashion show on Twitch

Burberry said on Monday it would livestream its Spring/Summer 2021 fashion show this week in partnership with live video-streaming service Twitch, becoming...

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[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...