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CNN: How to celebrate Easter and Passover during a pandemic

If there's anything families around the world are demonstrating as we approach Passover and Easter, it's the English proverb, "Necessity is...

BBC: Chocolate chip muffins

These double chocolate chip muffins are more cake-y than some versions, but that means they keep for longer. Ideal if you’re making...

CNN: How to coronavirus-proof your home

Life under coronavirus means staying at home as much as possible — but you’ll likely need to make a trip to the...

BBC: Five countries with the most resilient economies

Experts have already begun assessing how a recovery might look once the Covid-19 virus is contained, and which countries stand to bounce...

CNN: Cats may get coronavirus, but experts say it’s nothing to worry about

A newly-hatched study out of China, so raw that it's not yet been peer-reviewed, has some disturbing news for cat lovers.

CNN: Chinese tourist sites packed as country comes out of lockdown, but experts say risk still high

Large numbers of people flocked to popular tourists sites and major cities across China over the country's holiday weekend, despite warnings from...

BBC: Coronavirus and chloroquine: Is there evidence it works?

There has been a global surge in demand for drugs normally used against malaria to tackle the coronavirus, as governments urgently seek...

CNN: The coronavirus pandemic is making Earth vibrate less

Once-crowded city streets are now empty. Highway traffic has slowed to a minimum. And fewer and fewer people can be found milling...

BBC: Coronavirus: What does it mean if I’ve been furloughed by work?

Until recently, many people in the UK had never heard of furlough. But the impact of coronavirus on the...

VOA: Dr. Fauci Doughnuts Are Latest US Comfort Food

A Rochester, New York, bakery has come up with the ultimate comfort food — a doughnut bearing the likeness of Dr. Anthony Fauci.

AP: Walmart limits store access; US airlines sign up for grants

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments on Friday related...

CNN: $600 ‘doomsday’ dinner party, delivered to your door by bunnies

Chefs Adam Bordonaro and Ryan Lory opened their first restaurant in 2019. Ardyn, an intimate, romantic spot in the Greenwich Village neighborhood...

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[Illinois] Graduates for August and December 2019, Dean’s List honorees named

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign announced Dean’s List honorees and graduates for the fall semester 2019, as well as those who...

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...