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REUTERS: For the first time in years, Gazans enjoy clean seawater

GAZA, June 9 (Reuters) - The water looks crystal blue, with no trace of sewage, the yellow sand is clean and the...

CNN: ‘Lunchflation’ is real. Returning to the office is costing us a fortune

Millions of employees started working remotely after the pandemic first took hold in 2020. But now, more people are returning to the...

CNN: Date night makes a comeback. Here are tips for a great time

On the surface, the Covid-19 pandemic seems like it would have been great for relationships: unlimited access to your partner, nonstop togetherness...

BBC: 10 of the best films to watch this June

Featuring an Elvis biopic, the Buzz Lightyear origin film and a gentle stop-motion about a shell – these are June's unmissable releases.

NPR: Cancer screenings like colonoscopies are supposed to be free. Hers cost $2,185

Elizabeth Melville and her husband are gradually hiking all 48 mountain peaks that top 4,000 feet in New Hampshire.

CNN: ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ brings ‘Star Wars’ out of the desert and onto Disney+

What was Obi-Wan Kenobi up to during those years when he was watching over Luke Skywalker after the Republic’s fall in “Revenge...

NPR: Here’s the scoop on vegan ice cream — and why it’s everywhere now

As temperatures heat up and hordes of Americans begin spending their days at the beach or pool, they'll be thinking of that...

CNN: 20 classic French dishes everyone needs to try

The roots of French cooking run deep. The foundations of the country's culinary empire were laid as early as the mid-1600s when...

BBC: Lucía Freitas: The star chef of Santiago de Compostela

Now that the Galician chef has glimpsed an existence that is about more than just work, she won't go back. "To be...

BBC: The true origin of French macarons

The recipe for Macarons des Sœurs is only passed on orally to the succeeding pâtissier, who is the only one who makes...

BBC: Palau’s world-first ‘good traveller’ incentive

In a world-first initiative, visitors to Palau will be offered exclusive experiences based on how they treat the environment and culture, not...

CNN: These ‘boomerang’ employees went back to their old jobs. They tell us why

In March, a record 4.5 million people quit their jobs, according to the Labor Department, many of whom left to seek higher pay,...

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...