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“The rallies will be tremendous,” a campaign manager said. “You’ll again see the kind of crowds and enthusiasm that Sleepy Joe Biden can only dream of.”
The committee tasked with marking U.S. business cycles says the economy peaked in February and has since been in a recession triggered by the pandemic. But it says the recession could be short-lived.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice says outdoor concerts at fairs and festivals will be allowed to resume next month as he continues to lift coronavirus restrictions in the state. The governor on Monday said the open-air concerts at fairs and festivals can be held starting on July 1. Justice has pushed… Read More
An epic of India on the cusp of change Beecham House co-created, directed, and produced by Gurinder Chadha Acclaimed British-Indian director Gurinder Chadha (Bend It Like Beckham, Bride and Prejudice) takes viewers back to a time before British rule in India, when the Mogul Empire was on its last legs and unrivalled wealth was… Read More
Grantchester, Season 5 Sundays, June 14 – July 19, 2020 at 9 on PBS It’s 1957, amd Will Davenport has settled into his role as the vicar of Grantchester, preaching to a packed church. His best friend, Detective Inspector Geordie Keating, has come to accept his wife Cathy’s commitment to her job – just… Read More
The Ohio National Guard is returning to the state after being called to Washington, DC to secure demonstrations there. However, members of the guard are still in some Ohio cities as protesters continue to demonstrate against the deaths of George Floyd and other black people killed by police. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports.
The court-made doctrine that makes it very difficult to sue over excessive force by police is under the microscope.
The documentary will be released at 8 p.m. ATHENS, OH – WOUB Public Media releases its final free YouTube release of locally-produced documentaries this week to provide quality local entertainment people can enjoy at home as Ohioans fight the spread of COVID-19. On Friday, June 12 at 8 p.m., WOUB is releasing Realistically Ever After:… Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NewsHour) — During the first months of the pandemic, as industrial meat plants closed and grocery stores experienced shortages, some mid-sized local food companies saw an unexpected boom in business. As people across the country sheltered in place, they turned to these local food sources to fill in the void. But will the demand… Read More
Childhood cancer is the number 1 disease killer among children in the U.S. Worldwide, a child is diagnosed with cancer every 3 minutes. Behind every statistic are stories. On this episode of Defining Moments, Dr. Joe Bianco talks about his family’s experience with childhood cancer. His professional world collided with his personal one when his… Read More
Tom Hodson will be a guest on River to River Today (Monday, June 8) at 1 p.m. ATHENS, OH – WOUB Director and Spectrum Podcast Host Tom Hodson will appear on Iowa Public Radio’s hour-long talk show River to River today (Monday, June 8) at 1 p.m. ET. River to River focuses on the news,… Read More