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BBC: Local lockdown rules: What Covid tier is my area in?

Coronavirus rules vary depending on whether you live in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland. Millions of people are...

NPR: Sleepless Nights, Hair Loss And Cracked Teeth: Pandemic Stress Takes Its Toll

In late March, shortly after New York state closed nonessential businesses and asked people to stay home, Ashley Laderer began waking each...

BBC: How to politely and productively disagree

In an age of Brexit, Trump and Covid-19, disagreements can feel acute. But are there ways to make the debate more...

CNN: Amy Coney Barrett’s near-perfect performance

(CNN) Judge Amy Coney Barrett delivered a relatively flawless showing in her controversial Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday. A few hours into...

BBC: What is a ‘life of luxury’ now?

From rarity, opulence and status to today’s more nuanced ‘luxury essentialism’, the story of all things ‘luxe’ has evolved over the...

AP: At home: Making the most of lighting can keep moods lifted

Sunset is arriving noticeably earlier, meaning less mood-lifting daylight for everyone. The weather is turning colder, so we’ll soon spend even more...

NPR: Trump ‘Will Not Accept Any Result That Is Not A Victory,’ ‘Atlantic’ Writer Says

In the first presidential debate, President Trump was asked if he would refrain from declaring victory until the election has been independently certified....

NPR: Lies, Money And Cheating: The Deeper Story Of The College Admissions Scandal

The college admissions process has long been sold as a system of merit: Do well in school, write a killer essay, score...

NPR: ‘This Is Too Much’: Working Moms Are Reaching The Breaking Point During The Pandemic

Youli Lee is proud of the years she worked for the U.S. government, prosecuting cybercrime in some of the world's darkest places....

NPR: Trump Derails 1st Presidential Debate With Biden, And 5 Other Takeaways

This was maybe the worst presidential debate in American history. If this was supposed to be a boxing match,...

BBC: The chilling experiment which created the first vaccine

Smallpox used to kill millions. But a chance discovery led to the first vaccine, and a transformation in human health.

BBC: Why do women still change their names?

Taking a husband’s name emerged from patriarchal history. So why do so many young western couples still follow the tradition?P

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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

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[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,...

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