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REUTERS: Wall Street strategists sound gloomy note as stocks drop again

After a rocky week for U.S. stocks, a number of Wall Street strategists are pointing to reasons for further caution as investors...

REUTERS: U.S. homebuilder sentiment drops to seven-month low amid surging mortgage rates

Confidence among U.S. single-family homebuilders fell to a seven-month low in April as surging mortgage rates and snarled supply chains boosted housing...

NPR: GE Appliances recalls refrigerators with handles that can detach and pose a fall risk

GE Appliances is voluntarily recalling about 155,000 refrigerators sold in the U.S. with a freezer handle that can detach when a user tries to...

NPR: Once a retail giant, Kmart nears extinction with the closure of a New Jersey store

The familiar sights and sounds are still there: the scuffed and faded floor tiles, the relentless beige-on-beige color scheme, the toddlers' clothes...

REUTERS: German producer prices jump by record 25.9%

BERLIN, March 21 (Reuters) - German producer prices maintained their record-breaking rise in February, increasing 25.9% year on year mainly because of...

NPR: Why so many Russian billionaires are called oligarchs

Many of the sanctions the United States and the European Union have imposed on Russia are meant to target some of the...

REUTERS: Cargo ship runs aground in U.S., a year after company’s other ship blocked Suez

The Ever Forward container ship is currently grounded in the Chesapeake Bay near Baltimore, according to the U.S. Coast Guard, nearly a...

REUTERS: London bullion market bars Russian gold refineries

The London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) said on Monday it had suspended its accreditation of six Russian precious metals refiners, meaning they...

REUTERS: Tightening financial conditions sound alarm for world economy

Global financial conditions, perceived as strongly correlated with future growth, are at the tightest in two years, driven by soaring energy prices,...

REUTERS: Explainer: The U.S. yield curve has been flattening – Why you should care

The U.S. Treasury yield curve has been flattening over the last few months as the Federal Reserve prepares to hike rates, and...

NPR: The Great Resignation? More like The Great Renegotiation

There's been much hubbub in recent months about what's been dubbed "The Great Resignation." The popular phrase refers to the roughly 33 million Americans...

REUTERS: Walmart’s chief e-commerce officer Casey Carl exits company after two years

Walmart's (WMT.N) top e-commerce executive Casey Carl is leaving the company at the end of February after nearly two years, the company said in...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...