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Open signs on Christmas Day

Open signs on Christmas Day

By Abrar Al-Heeti

December 24, 2014

Each winter on Dec. 25, parts of Champaign-Urbana turn into what resembles a ghost town, as many people spend the day celebrating the holidays with family and friends in their homes or travel out of town. But for those who are here, away from family, and don’t celebrate Christmas or want somewhere l...

Season and legacy on the line at Indiana

November 7, 2013

He stood there in the same spot from where he released the fateful pass. He looked at the crowd, watched the replay, saw the hooplah, beheld the glory that wasn’t his — that he gave away. Nathan Scheelhaase must have had a hundred thoughts pulsating through his head after his game-losing interception against...