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VOA: Inflation Weighs on Back-to-School Buying for Many Families

To understand the impact of surging inflation on this year's back-to-school spending, look no further than children's rain boots with motifs like...

REUTERS: Parts of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef show highest coral cover in 36 years

Two-thirds of Australia's Great Barrier Reef showed the largest amount of coral cover in 36 years, but the reef remains vulnerable to...

NPR: Warner Bros. kills off ‘Batgirl’ movie, $90 million in

In a move that shocked Hollywood observers for the amount of money wasted, Warner Bros. Discovery announced Tuesday that it is shelving...

REUTERS: Stocks slide, dollar shines as recession fears deepen

Asian stocks slipped and the dollar stood by a two-decade high on the euro on Wednesday as investors' fears deepened that the...

NPR: The end of Roe v. Wade has huge economic implications for male partners, too

There's a mounting body of evidence on how having or being denied an abortion affects pregnant people, including impacts on their mental...

Not a recession? That might be news to real disposable income

Despite all else going on with inflation, the stock market and supply chains, economists are clear on one thing: There is no...

REUTERS: Bear market beckons as U.S. stocks’ 2022 descent deepens

NEW YORK, June 13 (Reuters) - The stock market's brutal year neared a grim milestone as the S&P 500's slide on Monday...

REUTERS: Nasdaq, S&P 500 drop 3% as growth stocks rally wanes

The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 dropped 3% on Wednesday as a rally in growth shares faded amid economic growth concerns, while...

REUTERS: Tech stocks drag Wall Street lower ahead of Fed decision

May 4 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes fell on Wednesday as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields hit growth stocks ahead...

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...

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[Champaign] 22ND ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

PRESENTED BY CHRISTIE CLINICSAT, NOV 26 | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN  Now in it's 22nd year, the Champaign Center Parade of Lights...

[Illinois] Scholarship Opportunities

The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship Program provides financial support to students of the University of Illinois who who have demonstrated positive impact and...

[Urbana] 55th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24CHECK-IN: 8am | RACE START: 9amLake House in Crystal Lake ParkFREE for All Ages Join the Urbana Park...

[Illinois] Jobs @ The Y!

We have a few open positions at the Y’s New American Welcome Center! If you are interested in applying, please submit your...