Year after lockdown, Wuhan dissident more isolated than ever
One year after Wuhan's lockdown, the Chinese city has long since sprung back to life
Arab Spring exiles look back 10 years after Egypt uprisingTen years after protests rocked Egypt, many of the participants live in exile
Fourth Zimbabwean Cabinet member dies of COVID-19 in surgeFour Zimbabwean Cabinet ministers have died of COVID-19, three within the past two weeks, highlighting the resurgence of the disease that is sweeping through this southern African country
Ailing pope, reducing appearances, prays for homeless deadAiling Pope Francis, who is making limited public appearances due to persistent pain, drew attention to the plight of homeless people in winter, including a Nigerian man who froze to death not far from the Vatican
Biden ordering stopgap help as talks start on big aid planPresident Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide a stopgap measure of financial relief to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his much larger $1.9 trillion package to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
Condoleezza Rice keynotes Barrington 'Town-Warming'Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was the star attraction at the Barrington's Cultural Commission's 4th annual "Town-Warming," conducted for more than 200 people over Zoom on Saturday.
Trump impeachment trial will begin Feb. 8, Schumer now saysOpening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial for Donald Trump on the charge of incitement of insurrection for the Capitol riot will begin the week of Feb. 8.
Dutch arrest alleged Canadian drug baron on Interpol warrantAustralian police say a suspected Canadian drug baron has been arrested in the Netherlands on an Interpol warrant
Some Black Southern Baptists feel shut out by white leadersAs a student in college and seminary, then as a pastor in Texas, Dwight McKissic has been affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention for more than 45 years
VIRUS TODAY: More hospital ICUs edge nearer a breaking pointU.S. hospital intensive care units in many parts of the country are straining to handle record numbers of COVID-19 patients
Greek socialist ex-minister Valyrakis, 77, found dead at seaSifis Valyrakis, a former minister and resistance fighter against Greece's 1967-74 military dictatorship who twice made daring escapes, was found dead at sea Sunday night, the coast guard has announced
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- 3:00 PMIsrael's struggling Labor party chooses new leader
- 2:45 PM19 burned bodies found near Mexico-US border town
- 2:43 PMChicago teachers vote to teach from home, defying district
- 2:18 PMIsrael targets flights, religious scofflaws, as virus rages
- 2:12 PMIllinois reports 40 more COVID-19 deaths, another 3,292 cases
- 1:31 PMIsrael opens embassy in UAE, expanding new relations
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- DuPage CountyHow DuPage County will launch next wave of vaccinations
- ElginGail Borden library buildings to reopen Monday with safeguards
- Cook CountyHow North, Northwest suburban schools could serve as vaccination sites
- NapervilleNaperville District 203 says it has a surplus due to pandemic, so it's rebating some taxes
- St. CharlesSt. Charles high schools see increase in failing grades
- PalatinePalatine wants to extend life of downtown TIF district for public projects
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- Cook CountySuburban Cook, Chicago restaurant owners celebrate return of limited indoor dining
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Snow, vaccinations and donations of time and food filled The Week in Pictures photo gallery for January 16-22, 2021.
Eagle watching, skating and golf in the snow were a part of what Daily Herald photographers found in the Chicago suburbs and present to you here in The Week in Pictures photo gallery for January 8-15, 2021.