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CNN: Americans evacuated from China amid the coronavirus outbreak will be monitored for days

(CNN)Health officials will not issue a blanket quarantine for the nearly 200 Americans who landed at a California military base following their evacuation from...

BBC: Is this the most authentic Korean barbecue?

It was Tuesday at lunchtime at Joseonok, a Korean barbecue restaurant in downtown Seoul’s Euljiro neighbourhood that serves galbi – marinated beef short ribs grilled...

CNN: Do photography bans help curb overtourism and bad behavior?

Looking at vacation photo albums used to be a chore. Kids around the world would sit, bored, as family...

NPR: Space Traffic Is Surging, And Critics Worry There Could Be A Crash

A rocket from the commercial company SpaceX lifted off on Wednesday morning with some 60 satellites aboard. Once they reached low Earth...

CNN: GM and Honda unveil self-driving car with no steering wheel or pedals

GM and Honda, automakers with more than 160 years of experience between them, have thrown tradition out the window by unveiling the...

BBC: Why Tunis could be the new Rome

The wait for admission to the Colosseum was approximately three and a half hours. The queue was so long that I initially...

NPR: When Insurance Won’t Cover Drugs, Americans Make ‘Tough Choices’ About Their Health

The majority of Americans have health insurance that includes coverage for prescription drugs. But unfortunately that doesn't ensure that they can afford...

NPR: Photographing One Of America’s Oldest Tofu Shops

Growing up in Portland, Ore., in the '90s, tofu could be hard to find. It would be a long time before ramen...

BBC: The rise of Japan’s ‘super solo’ culture

Japan is changing: a rapidly ageing society, a record-breaking influx of visitors from overseas, and more robots than ever. That's where the...

CNN: B-2 Spirit: The $2 billion flying wing

With its "flying wing" design that makes it almost invisible to radar, the B-2 Spirit bomber is truly a standout among military planes --...

NPR: Billie Eilish Sweeps Grammys In Ceremony Clouded By Controversy And Mourning

By the end of the 62nd Grammy Awards on Sunday evening, a major star had been crowned: 18-year-old singer Billie Eilish, who...

From Pakistan to the Caribbean: Curry’s journey around the world

In 2019, ubiquitous Japanese curry house chain CoCo Ichibanya restaurant announced plans to bring its popular "curry rice" to India in 2020.

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[Urbana] Garden with the Urbana Park District

Organic Gardens: Community Gardens In Meadowbrook Park Garden at the oldest local organic community gardens! Since 1975, the Meadowbrook...

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

Mark your calendars for 13 THURSDAYS in campustown, every Thursday from May 20 through August 12, presented by JSM Living. Explore campustown all...

Champaign Public Library, 200 W Green St – Downtown

STARTING MARCH 29, we are expanding hours and services. We will stay open evenings, offer meeting room reservations, and provide seating throughout...

[Champaign] Free Mask Pickup for Individuals & Businesses

A large donation of masks has created an opportunity for individuals and businesses to access these masks at no cost.