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AP: Honor Blackman, who played Bond’s Pussy Galore, dies at 94

Honor Blackman, the potent British actress who took James Bond’s breath away as Pussy Galore in “Goldfinger” and who starred as the...

CNN: Millions of dads are stuck at home — which could be a game changer for working moms

Globally, more than 1.3 billion children are out of school because of the coronavirus pandemic. Parents are frazzled. Children are antsy. And the whole...

BBC: Coronavirus: Where has all the hand sanitiser gone?

Shelves all over the world are empty, there's slim pickings online and the few suppliers that are selling are pricing at way...

AP: ‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including...

CNN: The problem with shutting down outpatient care

My mother still needs her mammogram. My colleague with a family history of melanoma needs that suspicious mole examined. My elderly...

BBC: Coronavirus: Why death and mortality rates differ

In Italy, the death rate from Covid-19 is more than 10 times greater than in Germany. Why does the death rate vary...

NPR: What You Need To Know About The 2020 Census

The federal government is trying to get every U.S. household to answer some personal questions for the 2020 census. It's part of...

Can relationships flourish through tech alone?

“Shelter in place” is now the norm in much of the country, thanks to COVID-19. As a result, connections once made...

AP: Virus data: What’s known and not known about China’s numbers

Every few days brings another grim milestone in the coronavirus outbreak. First Italy and Spain surpassed China in reported deaths. Then, this...

CNN: What happens in the 4th wave of the pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic is already in its third disruptive wave in the United States. First came a few cases on the...

BBC: ‘My $60m weight-loss app cured my personal pain’

The BBC's weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Ukrainian entrepreneur Victoria...

CNN: My roommates and I built a coronavirus plan. We didn’t expect to need to put it in action so quickly

Just over two weeks ago, I was visiting New York City, and the world felt poised on a precipice.

Anouncement

[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...