News Around Illinois — Aug. 31, 2020

ISU To Set Up Coronavirus Testing Lab  NORMAL, Ill. — Illinois State University is adopting the University of Illinois’ Shield Program model, the saliva-based COVID-19 test, in response to the surge of cases in the area. Cases have been on the rise in McLean County since college students returned to campus at ISU and Illinois […]

ISU To Set Up Coronavirus Testing Lab

The huge gap between the capacity at the University of Illinois and the capacity at Illinois State University to test for the virus that causes COVID-19…

1 Killed In Portland Amid Clashes Between Pro-Trump Caravan And Counterprotesters

PORTLAND, OREGON – A man was fatally shot during a night of confrontations between Trump supporters and counterprotesters in Portland, Ore., on Saturday, the latest high-profile incident in a city that has seen nightly demonstrations for three consecutive months. On Sunday, city leaders denounced the violence while President Trump criticized their ability to contain it. […]