Chicago Couple Treated For New Virus Released From Isolation


CHICAGO – A Chicago woman and her husband, who became the United States’ first person-to-person transmission of the new virus from China, have been released from home isolation, health officials said Saturday. The couple was released from a suburban Chicago hospital on Feb. 7 and remained in home isolation until Friday, according to a statement […]

College Men’s Basketball: Scarlet Knights Pull Away From No. 22 Illini

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Ron Harper Jr. hit all five of his 3-pointers and scored 27 points, and Rutgers remained unbeaten at home with a 72-57 victory over No. 22 Illinois. That sent the Illini to their fourth straight loss. Gio Baker and Akwasi Yeboah added 12 points apiece and Myles Johnson had 11 rebounds […]

U Of I Student Isolated After Bacterial Meningitis Diagnosis

University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

URBANA – The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign reported Friday that a student is being treated for bacterial meningitis, but there is a low risk of the illness spreading in the general population. That’s because the student lived in off-campus housing and has been isolated in a hospital during treatment.  In a notice to the community, […]