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CNN: Mortgage rates are climbing. Don’t panic

This year may have kicked off with the lowest mortgage interest rates in history, but the record lows aren't going to last....

CNN: Best Buy just laid off 5,000 workers and will close more stores

New York (CNN Business)Best Buy said Thursday that it laid off 5,000 workers this month and is planning to close more stores...

CNN: Housing market concerns begin to emerge

New York (CNN Business)The housing market is still red hot. But there are growing concerns about how much longer this strength can...

NPR: ‘Ropeless’ Lobster Fishing Could Save The Whales. Could It Kill The Industry?

After three decades of fishing for lobsters in Cape Cod Bay in Massachusetts, Rob Martin knows his boat inside and out.

NPR: How To Ask For A Raise: Know Your Value (And Bring The Evidence)

Before you even think about stepping into your boss's office, take a moment to consider the fact that you're already a professional...

CNN: LA Times reporter explains how he led the way on the Tiger Woods story

Richard Winton, the prominent law enforcement reporter for the Los Angeles Times, was sitting in his home office late on Tuesday morning...

BBC: Facebook to restore news pages in Australia

Facebook has announced it will restore news content to its users in Australia.

NPR: Guards, Generosity, Patience: A Volunteer Effort To Vaccinate Public School Workers

At a high school in Washington, D.C., this past week, Bridget Cronin looked on as public school workers shuffled through the two...

NPR: Alabama: The Newest Union Battleground

Through March 30, almost 6,000 Amazon workers are voting on a potentially groundbreaking decision: whether to form the company's first unionized warehouse...

CNN: This bitcoin bank’s stock has jumped nearly 1,300% in just over a year

New York (CNN Business)The boom in bitcoin prices is giving a huge lift to a California bank that accepts cryptocurrency deposits and doles out...

CNN: How bitcoin is like a teenager

London (CNN Business)With the value of bitcoin in the market topping $1 trillion, longtime backers may be wiping tears from their eyes....

CNN: ‘Saturday Night Live’ mocks Ted Cruz’s trip to Cancun and others who needed to apologize

New York (CNN Business)"Saturday Night Live" felt like a lot of people needed to apologize this week, so on Saturday's episode that's...

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[Urbana] Open gym volleyball Fridays this winter and spring!

Urbana Park District is open Brookens Gym for open gym volleyball! The open gym volleyball will run Fridays from 5:30 -...

[Urbana] Anita Purves Nature Center is now open for visits, by appointment!

You can now sign up for a covid-19 safe visit to Anita Purves Nature Center. Households of up to...

[Champaign] Clanin Marketing’s Search Engine Optimization Webinar

  You're Invited to Clanin Marketing's Search Engine Optimization WebinarFriday, February 26, 2021, 1:00 p.m High ranks on Google can increase brand...

[Urbana] UPD offers virtual programs for all

The Urbana Park District is committed to bringing fun to your household, no matter the season or the phase of the Restore...