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CNN: Home prices are still going up almost everywhere across the US

The beginning of 2021 has seen home prices continue to climb to new record-breaking heights, with prices rising in almost every major...

CNN: Here’s where Melinda Gates will focus her multi-billion-dollar fortune after her divorce

Together, Bill and Melinda Gates were one of the richest and most philanthropic couples in the world. After splitting, they will be two of...

CNN: The economy is finally booming, but millions of Americans can’t feel it — yet

The US economy just notched its fastest first-quarter GDP growth in nearly four decades. Armed with stimulus checks and tax credits, Americans are...

npr: Oil Spill Reported Off China Coast After Tanker, Bulk Carrier Collide

A collision between an oil tanker and a bulk carrier off China's east coast port city of Qingdao on Tuesday has resulted...

npr: There Is Growing Segregation In Millennial Wealth

A few years ago, as everyone focused incessantly on millennials' apparent obsession with avocado toast, a team of researchers at the Federal...

VOA: Companies Cut Concrete’s Heavy Carbon Footprint

It's literally the foundation of modern life. A slab of concrete underlies nearly every permanent structure on Earth. Concrete...

CNN: Wall Street’s losses on Archegos just topped $10 billion

Swiss bank UBS (UBS) revealed on Tuesday that it lost $774 million from last month's implosion of Archegos Capital Management, a bigger hit than many...

CNN: GameStop cashes in on Reddit surge with big stock sale

GameStop shares have gone ballistic this year, surging more than 800% thanks to love from Reddit fans betting on a turnaround for the video...

npr: Losing It All: Mobile Home Owners Evicted Over Small Debts During Pandemic

It was a pretty brutal holiday season for Barbara Gaught in Billings, Montana. Back in December, just a week before Christmas, she...

npr: What Amazon’s Defeat Of Union Effort Means For The Future Of American Labor

A movement to unionize workers at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., was seen as a potential turning point for the American...

CNN: Bitcoin suffers flash crash following week of crypto hype

After a hype-filled week for cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin experienced a flash crash over the weekend, plunging nearly 14% in less than an hour,...

CNN: NFTs are suddenly everywhere, but they have some big problems

For several weeks, it's been near impossible to exist on the internet without at least hearing a mention of NFTs. Short for non-fungible tokens,...

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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.