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Entertainment listings, April 19-26, 2018

EVENTSThis weekend

AMISH COUNTRY SPRING QUILT SHOW

What: Amish handcrafted quilts, competition, exhibit and auction quilts, quilt vendors with materials and supplies. Quilts are displayed every day. Quilt auction on Saturday. Quilt classes, quilt/needlecraft and other vendors at the show itself and other displays downtown in the Gazebo Annex.

Passengers rushed to provide CPR to woman in plane emergency

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A preliminary examination of the blown jet engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that set off a terrifying chain of events and left a businesswoman hanging half outside a shattered window showed evidence of "metal fatigue," according to the National Transportation Safety Board.

Bird strike forces Southwest jet to make emergency landing

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A bird strike forced a Southwest Airlines jet to make an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee.

The airline said in a statement that the pilot of Flight 577 from Nashville to Phoenix declared an emergency after the bird strike Wednesday morning and safely landed the plane at Nashville International Airport. No injuries were reported.

China vows to lift limits on automaker ownership

BEIJING — Facing the risk of a trade fight with the United States, China announced plans Tuesday to allow full foreign ownership of automakers in five years.

Allegiant Air under fire after '60 Minutes' safety report

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The low-cost carrier Allegiant Air is under fire following a "60 Minutes" investigation that raised significant safety concerns.

Slick roads leading to multiple crashes

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Illinois State Police are responding to multiple crashes on Interstate 74 on Monday morning.

For the retirees, April 15-22, 2018

For information about services available to older adults, contact Karen Graves, director of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Helen Mary Stevick Senior Citizens Center, 15 E. Main St., Champaign, IL 61820, call 217-359-6500.

RSVP and the Stevick Senior Center are administered by Family Service of Champaign County.

Uber to up its background checks for drivers

DETROIT (AP) — Uber will start doing annual criminal background checks on U.S. drivers and hire a company that constantly monitors criminal arrests as it tries to do a better job of keeping riders safe.

Entertainment listings, April 12-19, 2018

EVENTS

This weekend

BONEYARD ARTS FESTIVAL

Danville transit officials hoping to get a stop on new Greyhound route

DANVILLE — Greyhound buses could return to downtown Danville if a new route from Chicago comes to the city's new bus terminal on Hazel Street.