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BBC: Coronavirus: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as symptoms worsen

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms "worsened", Downing Street has said.

BBC: Coronavirus: Japan to declare emergency as Tokyo cases soar

Japan is to declare a state of emergency in the capital Tokyo and six other regions in an attempt to tackle the...

CNN: April 6 coronavirus news

The novel coronavirus has infected more than 1.27 million people and killed over 69,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University.

VOA: In South Korea, How US General Contained COVID-19

That’s the advice from Gen. Robert Abrams, the top U.S. general in South Korea, on how to combat the coronavirus.

BBC: Coronavirus: Chinese explorers start Everest climb amid pandemic

A group of Chinese mountaineers has begun an expedition on Everest while the site is closed to foreign climbers because of coronavirus.

VOA: All Americans Should Wear Nonmedical Masks, US Government Recommends

All Americans should wear nonmedical masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the U.S. government is recommending.

VOA: Taiwan Competes with China through World Medical Diplomacy

Taiwan, widely watched from abroad for controlling the spread of COVID-19, started this week spreading medical aid to much harder-hit countries in...

AP: After ignoring warnings, Israeli ultra-Orthodox hit by virus

Early this week, the streets of the central Israeli city of Bnei Brak were bustling with shoppers as ultra-Orthodox residents, obeying their...

AP: Russia’s Putin orders non-working month to curb coronavirus

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday ordered most Russians to stay off work until the end of the month as part of a...

VOA: North Korea’s Virus-Free Claim ‘Impossible,’ Top US General Says

The top U.S. general in South Korea said he does not accept North Korea’s claim that it has no coronavirus cases.

BBC: Shenzhen becomes first Chinese city to ban eating cats and dogs

Shenzhen has become the first Chinese city to ban the sale and consumption of dog and cat meat.

CNN: LIVE UPDATES: Coronavirus pandemic alters life as we know it

There are more than 1 million cases of coronavirus globally, according to Johns Hopkins University.


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[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)


Shop local makers and artists, experience live music and entertainment, and grab some of the best food and drinks that Champaign has...