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CNN: GM’s 2020 profit shocked Wall Street — and GM. That’s bad news for 2021

New York (CNN Busines)Who would've thunk that General Motors would have a better 2020 than 2019? Despite a pandemic that initially appeared...

CNN: GameStop tumbles nearly 20% as Reddit-fueled party winds down

New York (CNN Business)GameStop, the struggling video game retailer at the center of a Wall Street frenzy last month, is losing stream.

NPR: Who Let The Doge(coin) Out?

The last couple weeks have been dominated by the story of online amateur investors who have been swarming around the market in...

CNN: Despite huge losses, US airlines are rolling in cash

New York (CNN Business)The US airline industry just closed the books on the worst year in its history, losing a combined $32...

NPR: It Doesn’t Get More Buzzy Than This: Tesla Is Investing $1.5 Billion In Bitcoin

Electric automaker Tesla and cryptocurrency Bitcoin have a lot in common.

Oil companies are facing the moment of truth. The stakes couldn’t be higher

London (CNN Business)The climate crisis and the coronavirus pandemic are rapidly dividing the titans of the oil industry into two camps. There...

GameStop stock is plummeting but the Reddit rebellion is just beginning

New York (CNN Business)No matter what happens next to shares of GameStop and AMC or the price of silver, average Joes and...

American jobs won’t return to pre-pandemic levels until 2024, CBO says

New York (CNN Business)The number of employed Americans won't return to its pre-pandemic level until 2024, but the broad economy is expected...

CNN: New coronavirus variants pose major risk to the global economy

London (CNN Business) - The pandemic could slam the brakes on a global economic turnaround this year despite mass vaccination programs and unprecedented levels...

CNN: Evictions, unemployment and hunger: The American economy Joe Biden inherits

New York (CNN Business) - Michelle Bennett is trying to keep life inside her Waldorf, Maryland, home as normal as possible during...

CNN: America’s billionaires have grown $1.1 trillion richer during the pandemic

New York (CNN Business)Billionaires are minting money during the pandemic, even as millions of Americans join the ranks of the poor.

CNN: CEOs stepped up during the Trump era. They’re not off the hook

London (CNN Business)During the Trump era, many business leaders came to an uncomfortable conclusion: They could no longer afford to stay in their...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...