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CNN: Doctors warn Paris ICUs could be overwhelmed by Covid-19 surge

Dozens of doctors from the Paris public hospital group (AP-HP) warned on Sunday they were preparing to have to triage patients in...

npr: udge Blocks Lawsuits Against Sackler Family As Oxycontin Bankruptcy Talks Continue

Federal bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain extended a block on lawsuits against members of the Sackler family, owners of Purdue Pharma, until April...

npr: Operation Warp Speed’s Slaoui Ousted From Medical Company Board Over Misconduct Claim

Moncef Slaoui, who led the Trump administration's COVID-19 vaccine development efforts under Operation Warp Speed, has lost his job as chairman of...

VOA: EU Solidarity Breaks Down, States Complain of Unfair Vaccine Distribution

European Union solidarity is breaking down amid a vaccine debacle that analysts say may have long-lasting repercussions for the future of European...

VOA: US CDC Director Concerned About New Surge in Coronavirus Cases

The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday she is concerned the United States could be headed...

NPR: CDC Likely To Extend Eviction Moratorium With Millions Of People Behind On Rent

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has taken a key step toward extending an order aimed at preventing evictions during the...

BBC: Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid jab safe, insists Hancock

The Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid vaccine is safe, the health secretary has said, after some European nations paused its use amid concern over blood...

NPR: France And Germany Pause Use Of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine

France, Germany, the Netherlands and Ireland have joined a number of other European nations in temporarily suspending administration of a COVID-19 vaccine...

BBC: Covid-19: Netherlands suspend use of AstraZeneca vaccine

The Netherlands has become the latest country to suspend use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine over concerns about possible side effects.

AP: COVID-19 deaths falling but Americans ‘must remain vigilant’

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. deaths from COVID-19 are falling again as the nation continues to recover from the devastating winter surge,...

BBC: Covid-19 pandemic: Italy to shut shops and schools amid infection spike

Shops, restaurants and schools will be closed across most of Italy on Monday, with PM Mario Draghi warning of a "new wave"...

BBC: Covid vaccinations: No reason to stop using AstraZeneca jab, says WHO

Countries should not stop using AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine over fears it causes blood clots as there is no indication this is true,...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...