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Trump administration prohibits DACA recipients from coronavirus relief aid

Trump administration prohibits DACA recipients from coronavirus relief aid

April 21, 2020

U.S. Education Department officials barred undocumented students from accessing emergency federal aid...

Von Miller, Denver Broncos issue statements on coronavirus diagnosis

Von Miller, Denver Broncos issue statements on coronavirus diagnosis

April 16, 2020

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller announced Thursday that he tested positive for the novel coronavirus...

Americans began receiving their stimulus checks today. Here's how to get yours.

Americans began receiving their stimulus checks today. Here’s how to get yours.

April 15, 2020

The arrival of government-sanctioned Economic Impact Payments set social media ablaze Wednesday. As stim...

Obamacare architect warns sporting events, concerts won't return until 2021

Obamacare architect warns sporting events, concerts won’t return until 2021

April 13, 2020

Amid growing concern surrounding the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, a prominent healthcare expert w...

America remains divided as US surpasses Spain, Italy and France in combined COVID-19 cases

America remains divided as US surpasses Spain, Italy and France in combined COVID-19 cases

April 11, 2020

Despite harrowing increases in the transmission of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, once-optimistic...

Gov. Pritzker announces increased testing, alternate housing for vulnerable Chicago communities

Gov. Pritzker announces increased testing, alternate housing for vulnerable Chicago communities

April 11, 2020

Illinois Gov. J.B Pritzker announced Friday a partnership between Chicago and four local medical centers ...

Chicago organization seeks volunteers to aid groups threatened by COVID-19

Chicago organization seeks volunteers to aid groups threatened by COVID-19

April 9, 2020

Before the rise of the pandemic inspired volunteers to collect donations, My Block, My Hood, My City foun...

BREAKING: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker recommends canceling all large summer events

BREAKING: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker recommends canceling all large summer events

April 9, 2020

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker recommended Tuesday that event organizers consider canceling all large event...

The U.S. faces a massively uncertain future after the election of arguably the most controversial presidential candidate in it’s history.

WATCH: Compilation of Trump’s COVID-19 misinformation circulates

April 9, 2020

The Washington Press compiled a two minute video of President Donald Trump offering misinformation s...

Northeastern Illinois University's halls remain empty as the university transitions to online instruction

Instructors are grading students on their ability to teach themselves. Just end the semester.

April 8, 2020

Northeastern Illinois University’s decision to move forward with the remainder of its spring semeste...

Fountains of Wayne singer, best known for 'Stacy's Mom,' dies from coronavirus COVID-19

Fountains of Wayne singer, best known for ‘Stacy’s Mom,’ dies from coronavirus COVID-19

April 2, 2020

Fountains of Wayne bassist and backup vocalist Adam Schlesinger died from complications stemming from...

WATCH: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot plays guitar, basketball to 'save lives'

WATCH: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot plays guitar, basketball to ‘save lives’

March 31, 2020

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot displayed her many talents in a lighthearted public service announcement...

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