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BBC: Coronavirus: India’s race to build a low-cost ventilator to save Covid-19 patients

In an 8,000 sq ft (743 sq m) facility in the western Indian city of Pune, a bunch of young engineers are...

CNN: Second pastor charged with violating public orders says church doors will still be open on Sunday

For the second time in two days, police have charged a pastor with defying public orders against large gatherings by holding church services...

VOA: US Military Furloughs Thousands of South Korean Workers

Thousands of South Korean workers on U.S. bases were placed on unpaid leave Wednesday, after the United States and South Korea failed to reach...

NPR: FEMA Hadn’t Ordered Ventilators. Manufacturers Forged Ahead Anyway

By the middle of March, the problem was undeniable: America didn't have enough ventilators for the coronavirus pandemic.

CNN: Before a Washington mother died of coronavirus, her six children used a walkie-talkie to say goodbye

Just weeks ago, Sundee Rutter was told she was beating breast cancer. But suddenly she was dying of a different disease,...

AP: Sprint and T-Mobile merge, creating new wireless giant

Mobile carrier T-Mobile has completed the takeover of smaller rival Sprint, creating a new wireless giant that rivals AT&T and Verizon in...

VOA: Census Day Arrives With US Almost Paralyzed by Coronavirus

Census Day — the date used to reference where a person lives for the once-a-decade count — arrived Wednesday with a...

BBC: Coronavirus: India’s pandemic lockdown turns into a human tragedy

When I spoke to him on the phone, he had just returned home to his village in the northern state of Rajasthan...

CNN: What happens to our food supply if American farmers can’t farm?

The coronavirus pandemic is posing a threat to their livelihoods, as it is for many others across the globe. But unlike some...

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[Urbana] Play Day in the Park

Thursday, August 11, 5:30-7 pm At Crestview ParkAll Ages & Abilities The Urbana Park District Staff will be bringing the fun...

[Urbana] Sign up for fall youth soccer!

Special discount if you sign up by August 8. More information, including how to register, at: https://bit.ly/3oAfPiA

[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)