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President Trump announced on Sunday that the FDA granted emergency use authorization to treat COVID-19 patients with plasma from people who have recovered from the virus, based on “promising” results.
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — The annual August ritual of Ohio University students returning to Athens has a different impact during this COVID-19 pandemic. The university will start fall semester with approximately 2,000 students allowed on the Athens campus. But along with that ten percent of the overall campus enrollment approved for face-to-face classes and/or dorm living… Read More
A small number of Republican leaders will be physically present in Charlotte, N.C., on Monday, but most of the convention will be virtual.
The last three presidents won reelection, not just on their past achievements, but with a vision of where they would take the nation in the future. So far, President Trump has been vague about that.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NPR) — Democrats made their pitch to the American people during a largely virtual Democratic National Convention and addressing climate change emerged as a central tenet of the party’s plan. The party platform spells out a major investment in green energy jobs and infrastructure in order for America to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emission no later… Read More
The bill, which provides $25 billion in aid, was passed in a rare Saturday session and requires the Postal Service to prioritize mail-in ballots this November. It’s unlikely to advance in the Senate.
ATHENS, Ohio (WOUB) — Athens County has now had 373 total cases of COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic after one new case was confirmed Sunday. The Athens City-County Health Department confirmed the case in a press release sent August 23. An analysis of Ohio Department of Health data indicates the new cases involved… Read More
THE AVETT BROTHERS AT RED ROCKS Friday, September 4, 2020 at 10:30 pm on WOUB – A Joyous Concert of the Band’s Greatest Hits At The Stunning Concert Venue – Three-time Grammy Award® nominees The Avett Brothers’ energetic and eclectic combination of bluegrass, country, punk, pop melodies, folk, rock and roll, indie rock, honky-tonk,… Read More