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CNN: The four reasons Joe Biden chose Kamala Harris

It's Kamala Harris, thankfully.After months of speculation and a seemingly endless cast of candidates through the revolving door, we now know what...

NPR: ‘Caste’ Argues Its Most Violent Manifestation Is In Treatment Of Black Americans

To read Isabel Wilkerson is to revel in the pleasure of reading — to relax into the virtuosic performance of thought and...

NPR: Royal Reporters Chart Harry And Meghan’s Journey In ‘Finding Freedom’

Travel with me for a moment, back to happier times. It's May 19, 2018, in a live broadcast from St. George's Chapel...

AP: Book Review: Deceit and desire await in White’s new novel

“A Saint from Texas,” Edmund White (Bloomsbury Publishing) There is a lot to appreciate in Edmund White’s “A Saint...

CNN: How college campuses can reopen safely

(CNN) US colleges and universities face an existential crisis. Caught in the grip of an immediate cash flow problem, most schools believe...

NPR: What 6 Of The 7 Countries With The Most COVID-19 Cases Have In Common

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to rage around the world, some of the largest outbreaks are in countries that fall into one...

CNN: We need to address the digital divide causing an educational crisis

Millions of American students won't be heading back to the classroom this fall, at least not full time. From Los Angeles to...

NPR: Can Online Learning Be Better This Fall? These Educators Think So

Wayne Banks is a middle school math teacher and principal in residence for KIPP charter schools.These days, like many teachers around the...

CNN: Infecting volunteers with Covid-19 might speed up the race for a vaccine. But it could be risky

As scientists race to develop a Covid-19 vaccine, thousands of people have expressed their interest in participating in clinical trials that would expose...

NPR: Inside 100 Days To The Presidential Election, 9 Things That Could Change The Race

With less than 100 days until Election Day, here's where things stand: Joe Biden has the clear advantage —...

VOA: How to Persuade Reluctant Americans to Wear Masks

The science is clear: Masks save lives. In their latest forecast, researchers from the University of Washington Institute for...

NPR: The Real ‘Hamnet’ Died Centuries Ago, But This Novel Is Timeless

In the 20 years since the publication of her first novel, After You'd Gone, Irish-born Maggie O'Farrell has wooed readers with intricately plotted, lushly...

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[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...