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AP: Trio who lived on space station return to Earth safely

A trio of space travelers safely returned to Earth on Thursday after a six-month mission on the International Space Station.

AP:Coronavirus spreads in Nagorno-Karabakh amid heavy fighting

STEPANAKERT, Nagorno-Karabakh (AP) — People who are sick with the coronavirus pack into chilly basements alongside the healthy to hide from artillery...

BBC: Covid: No safety concerns found with Oxford vaccine trial after Brazil death

Trials of a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University will continue, following a review into the death of a...

Reuters: Pope says same-sex couples should be covered by civil union laws

ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis has said that same-sex couples should be protected by civil union laws in some of the clearest...

CNN: UK government signs contract for first coronavirus human challenge studies

London (CNN) The UK government has signed a contract for the first human challenge studies for the novel coronavirus, in which healthy volunteers...

NPR: South Korea Eases Coronavirus Restrictions, Touts ‘Exceptional’ Success

In South Korea, churches resumed in-person services and stadiums welcomed sports fans over the weekend as the country once again manages to...

CNN: North Korean detainees are treated as ‘less than animals,’ report alleges

Systematic torture, sexual abuse and dangerous health conditions are rife within North Korea's pretrial detention system, according to a detailed new report...

VOA: Chinese Company Offers Coronavirus Vaccine to Students

A Chinese drug developer is offering an experimental coronavirus vaccine to students going abroad in a strategy that health experts say...

Reuters: Modi says committed to COVID-19 vaccine for all citizens

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government was working rapidly to ensure the supply of COVID-19 vaccines to all citizens...

VOA: Former Top French Official Hopes Teacher’s Beheading Will Mark ‘Turning Point’

The report was explosive. Sixteen years ago, one of France’s top education officials, Jean-Pierre Obin, sounded what he hoped would be a...

CNN: Samuel Paty beheading: Teacher’s slaying spurs protests across France

Demonstrators took to the streets of French locales Sunday lauding free speech and decrying violence against educators after the slaying of a teacher who...

VOA: UN Arms Embargoes on Iran Expire Despite US Objections

A decade-long U.N. arms embargo on Iran that barred it from purchasing foreign weapons like tanks and fighter jets expired Sunday...

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[Champaign] THE 20TH ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS WILL BE A VIRTUAL

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[Urbana] Halloween masquerade car parade

Wednesday, October 28Rain Date: Thursday, October 29Decorate: 5-7pm ~ Parade Start: 7:30pmMarket Place Mall Parking LotAll AgesFree! We're...

[Illinois] Verizon 5G Innovation Hub Opens at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Verizon Business continues to accelerate the development of real-world 5G use cases with the rollout of its latest 5G Innovation Hub at...