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NPR: NYC Mayor Promises To Help Broadway Reopen By September

It's almost time to raise the curtains again in New York City, says mayor Bill de Blasio. In a press conference Thursday...

CNN: Work-life balance on Wall Street looks like free Pelotons and Zoom-free Fridays

Bankers, like the rest of us, are getting burned out. And because it's not exactly on-brand for Wall Street folks to slow...

npr: Massive Container Ship Runs Aground In Suez Canal, Halting Traffic

A waterway crucial to global trade is currently blocked by a massive container ship, causing a traffic jam that could last days. 

BBC: Elon Musk denies Tesla cars are used for spying in China

Elon Musk, the chief executive of the US electric carmaker Tesla, says his firm would be "shut down" if its vehicles were...

NPR: Saudi Oil Giant Aramco Reports 44% Profit Slump In 2020 Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Saudi Arabia's state-backed oil giant Aramco saw its profit tumble by 44% last year, as coronavirus pandemic restrictions slashed fuel demand around...

CNN:Goldman Sachs analysts say they work 95-hour weeks and endure ‘inhumane’ treatment

A workplace survey from a group of junior analysts at Goldman Sachs is about to make you feel a lot better about...

CNN: Charmin unveiled its own NFTs, and one is going for more than $2,000

That didn't take long. Non-Fungible tokens, or NFTs — digital artworks and collectibles that have been transformed into verifiable assets — are all the...

Wells Fargo Site Crashes As Customers Try To See If They’ve Received Stimulus Payments

Wells Fargo customers trying Wednesday to find out if their stimulus payments had arrived instead found their mobile app not working and...

NPR: The Even More Minimum Wage

When Caroline Anzaldua started working as a waitress in Texas, she thought it was the perfect way to pay her way through...

NPR: The Data On Legalizing Weed

Last month, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed three bills making it official: marijuana will soon be growing legally in the gardens...

NPR: High Stakes At A Warehouse: Amazon Fights Against Alabama Union Drive

Jennifer Bates often finds peace by drinking tea on her patio. But these days, to use her words — the butterflies have...

NPR: Black Farmers Have Long Faced Discrimination. New Aid Aims To Right Past Wrongs

Tucked into President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief law are provisions meant to help Black farmers, who have faced generations of systemic...

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...