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CNN: Hit by a ransomware attack? Here’s what to do

The list of high-profile ransomware attacks grows longer and more alarming by the week, impacting everything from gas pipelines and meat supplies to ferries. Those companies and agencies that...

NPR: Jeff Bezos Is Going To Space (For A Few Minutes)

Jeff Bezos has already selected a hobby for his post-CEO life: space travel. Just two weeks after he steps down as...

CNN:Apple is giving Zoom a run for its money

Apple kicked off its annual developers conference on Monday by unveiling new features on iOS 15 that cater to our lives as...

NPR: Scientists Say These Monkeys Use An ‘Accent’ To Communicate With Their Foe

In the Brazilian Amazon, a species of monkey called the pied tamarin is fighting for survival, threatened by habitat loss and urban...

npr: AT&T, Discovery Join Media Brands As Cord-Cutting Pressures Industry

AT&T will join its massive media operations that include CNN, HBO, TNT and TBS in a $43 billion deal with Discovery, the...

npr: Microsoft Board Investigated Bill Gates’ ‘Intimate Relationship’ With Employee

Microsoft's board of directors hired a private law firm to investigate a decades-old "intimate relationship" Bill Gates had with a company employee....

CNN: Verizon offloads Yahoo and AOL in $5 billion dea

Verizon is exiting the media business, announcing Monday that it's selling the unit for $5 billion to private equity firm Apollo Global Management.

npr: SpaceX Wins $2.9 Billion Contract For Next Lunar Lander

NASA will pay Elon Musk's SpaceX $2.9 billion to build a lunar landing system to ferry astronauts to the surface of the...

CNN: The realities of climate change are pushing big businesses to focus on sustainability

A consensus appears to be taking root in Corporate America: What's good for the environment can also be good for business.

AP: ‘Tantalizing’ results of 2 experiments defy physics rulebook

Preliminary results from two experiments suggest something could be wrong with the basic way physicists think the universe works, a prospect that...

CNN: Forget SUVs. These auto makers think tiny electric cars are the next big thing

Americans have long had a love affair with big SUVs that can carry more people and stuff than they usually need to...

VOA: High Court Sides with Google in Copyright Fight with Oracle

The Supreme Court sided Monday with Google in an $8 billion copyright dispute with Oracle over the internet company's creation of the...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.