Law enforcement personnel arrive in an armored car outside Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. A gunman opened fire in the baggage claim area at the airport Friday, killing several peo
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January 06, 2017

At Least 5 People Dead In Airport Shooting In Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

At least five people were killed and eight others were injured in a shooting Friday afternoon at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, according to the Broward County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office tweeted that "one subject" was in custody and that the injured had been taken to a local hospital. The mayor of Broward County, Barbara Sharief, also told CNN that a suspect had been taken into custody.


Adeiaide Aime (L), the new executive director of RACES, talks about her plans for the agency, along with RACES Board President Laura Shackelford.
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January 06, 2017

RACES Introduces New Executive Director, Vows To Rebuild

RACES, the Urbana-based agency offering help for rape victims in Champaign, Douglas, Ford and Piatt counties, has a new executive director, who vows to restore the services it was forced to cut due to the state budget impasse.


A radio in Norway, photographed in 2009.
Stig Morten Waage / Flickr
January 06, 2017

Norway Will Be First Country To Shut Down FM Network, Go All-Digital

Starting next week, Norway will become the first country to switch off its nationwide FM radio network and convert completely to digital signals. The change was announced in 2015, and will take months to be fully implemented.


Faith United Methodist Church's Centennial Hall, site of the winter men's shelter on Sunday thru Thursday nights.
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January 05, 2017

Winter Men’s Shelter For Homeless Starts Operations

An overnight winter shelter for homeless men begins operations Friday in Champaign, and will function through the end of March. The collaboration between the faith-based community and a number of local agencies was due in part to the state budget impasse, and the result of months of planning. First Presbyterian Church downtown will host the shelter during the week, while Faith United Methodist will serve in that role Friday and Saturday nights.


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