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BBC: Bernie Sanders: 18 things the Democratic front-runner believes

Bernie Sanders is the national frontrunner for the Democratic presidential nomination. The Vermont senator has promised a political revolution, but what does...

CNN: The best defense against coronavirus

As an infectious disease physician and medical microbiologist who has successfully treated patients with Ebola virus disease in the US, I...

NPR: Opinion: Despite No Major Deal During Trump’s Visit To India, There Was Progress

Following President Trump's two-day trip to India, his first official visit to the country, there's been some debate about its value. This...

CNN: China and Japan’s relationship is thawing in the time of coronavirus

"Even though we live in different places, we live under the same sky," read the stanza on the sides of boxes...

CNN: Can Bernie Sanders beat Donald Trump? Here’s the reality

You'd be forgiven for thinking that there are no rules in politics and there's nothing more to learn from history.

CNN: Ash Wednesday’s changing tradition

Are you ready to give up caffeine for 40 days? What about your social media accounts? While giving up those things may...

NPR: ‘Facebook: The Inside Story’ Reveals A Company Made In Its Founder’s Image

In 2009, Mark Zuckerberg had a question for Facebook: "What do we want to be when we grow up?"

NPR: H1N1 Was The Last Pandemic. Here’s Why COVID-19 Isn’t Yet In That Category

Despite worrisome new outbreaks in Iran, Italy and South Korea, the coronavirus disease called COVID-19 is not currently a pandemic, the World...

BBC: What Donald Trump gets out of his trip to India

India is gearing up to impress the visiting US President Donald Trump on his first official trip to the world's most populous...

CNN: Trump’s intelligence implosion

It's not often this gets said: Move over, Celine Dion. Only in an election year would...

VOA: Life in Locked Down Wuhan Through the Eyes of Virginia Teen

Among the 11 million people under lockdown in the Chinese city of Wuhan — the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak — is...

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...