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NPR: Tornadoes In Tennessee Kill At Least 19 And Cause Widespread Damage In Nashville

Tornadoes gashed through western and central Tennessee early Tuesday, with the worst damage concentrated in and around Nashville. The Tennessee Emergency Management...

BBC: What is Super Tuesday and how does it work?

Voters across America are preparing to take part in the biggest day of the 2020 election so far. More...

AP: Dow sinks 2.9% after rate cut fails to stem market’s dread

Fear and uncertainty continue to control Wall Street, and stocks fell sharply Tuesday after an emergency interest-rate cut by the Federal...

AP: US reports first drug shortage tied to virus outbreak

Health officials reported the first U.S. drug shortage tied to the viral outbreak that is disrupting production in China, but they declined...

NPR: 6 Dead In Shooting At Molson Coors In Milwaukee After Employee Opens Fire

Updated at 11:30 p.m. ET At least five people were killed at the Molson Coors Beverage Co. in Milwaukee...

VOA: Trump: US ‘Totally Prepared’ for Coronavirus

U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday he thinks the spread of a new coronavirus in the United States is avoidable and expressed...

CNN: New coronavirus case could be first instance of ‘community spread’ in US, CDC says

(CNN) A resident of Solano County, California, who has novel coronavirus might be the first example in the country of "community spread," a situation...

BBC: Coronavirus: Should Americans be worried?

The coronavirus that began in Wuhan, China, has now reached dozens of countries and it is just a matter of time before...

CNN: FBI raids fashion mogul Peter Nygard’s NY office after he was accused of sex assault and sex trafficking

Fashion tycoon Peter Nygard's New York office was raided Tuesday as the magnate faces allegations of sex trafficking in a civil lawsuit.

BBC: Democratic debate: Rivals intensify attacks on Bernie Sanders

The Democratic presidential candidate debate in Charleston, South Carolina, reprised a piece of political theatre similar to a performance six days earlier...

CNN: CDC official warns Americans it’s not a question of if coronavirus will spread, but when

One of the top officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Americans on Tuesday that health experts foresee...

VOA: Trump Seeks $2.5B to Fight Coronavirus as China, S. Korea Report More Cases

China and South Korea reported more cases of a new coronavirus Tuesday, as stock markets in Japan had a second consecutive rough...

Anouncement

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...

[Illinois] 2020 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival canceled

The 22nd Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, co-founded and hosted by Chaz Ebert, announced today that the 2020 event has been...