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NPR: ‘The Mob Was Fed Lies’: McConnell Rebukes Trump For His Role In Capitol Riot

For the first time since the Jan. 6 mob attack on the U.S. Capitol, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell publicly denounced President...

VOA: US Census Director Resigns Amid Accusations of Rushing Out Data

U.S. Census Bureau Director Steve Dillingham resigned Monday amid allegations he supported Republican calls to hand data to President Donald Trump before...

VOA: Biden’s Homeland Security Nominee Vows to Follow US Immigration Law

The incoming Biden administration will work “to cease funding for further construction” of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to Department...

CNN: Major news outlets name women to lead coverage of the Biden White House

New York (CNN Business)At least six major news networks have assigned women to lead White House coverage of the Biden administration, raising...

CNN: Don’t delay key medical appointments in the pandemic — advice from Dr. Wen

(CNN)As many people postpone necessary medical care due to the pandemic, medical professionals are worried that their patients will get sick or...

CNN: Here are the Martin Luther King Jr. words that inspire today’s social justice leaders

(CNN)More than a half a century has passed since Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial calling for...

AP: Biden intends quick executive actions to propel his agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the first day of his presidency, Joe Biden plans to roll back some of President Donald Trump’s most...

VOA: Capitol Chaos Brings Unwelcome Memories for New Americans

WASHINGTON - The deadly siege of the U.S. Capitol delivered a sobering lesson to Gigi Mei, who graduated last May from Columbia...

CNN: Harris resigns from the Senate ahead of inauguration

(CNN)Vice President-elect Kamala Harris has formally submitted a letter of resignation for her US Senate seat to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, ending her four-year...

NPR: Biden Taps Veteran Financial Regulators To Lead SEC, CFPB

President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Gary Gensler to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission and Rohit Chopra to head the Consumer Financial...

CNN: Trump’s 11th-hour pardons keep with tradition, even if those pardoned do not

(CNN)President Donald Trump's expected batch of 100 pardons and commutations on the penultimate day of his presidency won't be the highest of his recent predecessors. But...

VOA: As Ordered by Trump, US Down to 2,500 Troops in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - Acting U.S. Defense Secretary of State Christopher Miller announced Friday the number of American troops in Afghanistan has been reduced to 2,500, saying the...

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[Urbana] Winter is Here – Fun Ways to Celebrate the Season With Your Dog

What do you do when there is snow outside and your dog needs exercise? Canine15.com offers some suggestions. There are lots of...

[Champaign] PSA: COVID-19 Vaccination Guide

Stay up-to-date with information on COVID-19 vaccinations in Champaign County. Visit the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District to learn about how the vaccine...

[Champaign] Restaurant Week 2021

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, our local restaurants need your support more than ever. In order to safely support our restaurants this winter,...

[Illinois] KRANNERT CENTER PRESENTES SCOTT SILVEN’S THE JOURNEY

Tu-Sa Feb 2-6 at 6:30pm and 8pm Su Feb 7 at 2pm and 4pm $25 /...