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NPR: $1,400 Checks And Help For The Jobless: What’s In Biden’s Plan To Rescue The Economy

President-elect Joe Biden has long pledged he would deliver an aggressive plan to address the raging coronavirus pandemic and the painful recession...

NPR: U.S. Still Lags In COVID-19 Workplace Safety, Former OSHA Official Says

As COVID-19 deaths and illnesses mount, essential workers — who are denied the chance to work from home — are struggling to...

VOA: Young Poet Amanda Gorman to Read at Biden Inaugural

NEW YORK - At age 22, poet Amanda Gorman, chosen to read at the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, already has a...

VOA: Indonesia Retrieves ‘Black Box’ from Crashed Sriwijaya Plane

Indonesia’s travel minister announced Tuesday divers have recovered the flight data recorder - or “black box” - from a Sriwijaya Air airplane...

VOA: US State Department Cancels UN Envoy’s Trip to Taiwan

A scheduled trip to Taiwan by Kelly Craft, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, has been cancelled by the U.S. State...

CNN: New York City moves to end contracts with the Trump Organization

New York (CNN Business)New York City is seeking to terminate its business relationships with the Trump Organization in response to last week's...

CNN: Las Vegas, the hardest-hit metro economy in America, just suffered another blow

San Francisco (CNN Business)In the run-up to the Consumer Electronics Show last year, Gina Muoio was pulling 60-to-80-hour weeks at the Mandalay Bay Convention...

NPR: House Is Debating Impeachment ‘At An Actual Crime Scene,’ Rep. McGovern Says

"We are debating this historic measure at an actual crime scene," Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., said Wednesday morning, discussing House Resolution 24, the...

NPR: Airbnb Is Canceling All Reservations In Metro D.C. During Inauguration Week

Airbnb says it is canceling reservations made in the Washington, D.C., metro area during inauguration week, citing various officials' requests that people...

NPR: ‘We Don’t Feel Forgotten At All’: Alaska Fires Up COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

One of the biggest challenges for distributing the COVID-19 vaccine from drug companies Pfizer and BioNTech is keeping it cold.

AP: In wake of Capitol riot, Americans struggle for answers

This past week, Americans watched as the hallowed chambers of the Capitol were overrun and defiled, not by some foreign enemy of...

AP: California governor’s budget booms despite pandemic problems

Ten months into a pandemic that has overwhelmed hospitals and prompted government shutdowns that left millions of people out of work and...

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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 /...