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Champaign-Urbana community and students help those diagnosed with HIV and AIDS

By Ali Braboy

December 3, 2014

It has been 33 years since HIV was first identified, but the virus that causes AIDS continues to impact people today. Monday was World AIDS Day, and currently, Illinois is ranked the sixth highest state in number of AIDS cases in America, with over 30,000 total cases of the virus occurring, accordi...

Woman flees after attempted bank robbery

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 28, 2013

The Urbana Police Department is searching for a woman after an attempted bank robbery at Heartland Bank, 1812 S. Philo Road, at around 1 p.m. Friday. According to a press release from Urbana police, the female suspect walked inside the bank and approached a teller. The woman then pressed a note against the...