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NPR: U.S. Job Growth Cools In December As Employers Add 145,000 Jobs

Hiring slowed somewhat in December, as U.S. employers added 145,000 jobs. According to the Labor Department, that's down slightly from the three previous...

AP: Boeing travails begins to ripple, 2,800 jobs lost in Kansas

Problems for Boeing and its troubled 737 Max aircraft, which appear to be growing deeper, have begun to ripple outward with a...

AP: US long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 3.64%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week to their lowest level in 13 weeks, as financial markets roiled by U.S.-Iran conflict pushed...

AP:Shortages force closing of Illinois pot dispensaries

Several Illinois recreational marijuana dispensaries were closed Monday, with some owners saying strong demand has caused a shortage in supplies and staff...

BBC: Puerto Rico hit by 6.4-magnitude earthquake

Puerto Rico has been hit by a 6.4-magnitude earthquake, resulting in at least one death and causing island-wide power cuts, officials say.

BBC: Ikea to pay family $46m after child killed by falling drawers

Jozef Dudek, 2, suffocated in May 2017 when the company's Malm drawers toppled over at the family's California home.

VOA: Ex-National Security Adviser Bolton Willing to Testify at Trump Impeachment Trial

Former U.S. national security adviser John Bolton said Monday he would testify at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial if the Senate subpoenas...

AP: 9-year-old girl among victims killed in Pennsylvania crash

A 9-year-old New York girl was among the five people killed in a crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike that also injured at...

AP: Trump declares an Iranian’s general’s ‘reign of terror’ over

President Donald Trump declared Friday that a “reign of terror is over” as he marked the death of an Iranian general...

CNN: One person was killed and others wounded in a stabbing incident in Austin, officials say

One man was killed and several people stabbed during an incident in Austin, Texas, officials said Friday. The incident...

AP: US long-term mortgage rates ease; 30-year loan at 3.72%

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates declined slightly this week, remaining close to the historically low levels where they have hovered...

CNN: From plastic bags to natural hair, here are the new laws coming in 2020

(CNN)New year, new rules. As people across the United States usher in a new decade, a wave of new laws will bring changes...

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[Urbana] Winter is Here – Fun Ways to Celebrate the Season With Your Dog

What do you do when there is snow outside and your dog needs exercise? Canine15.com offers some suggestions. There are lots of...

[Champaign] PSA: COVID-19 Vaccination Guide

Stay up-to-date with information on COVID-19 vaccinations in Champaign County. Visit the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District to learn about how the vaccine...

[Champaign] Restaurant Week 2021

Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, our local restaurants need your support more than ever. In order to safely support our restaurants this winter,...

[Illinois] KRANNERT CENTER PRESENTES SCOTT SILVEN’S THE JOURNEY

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