IL jobless rate falls in June but workforce shrunk

In May, the state's economy lost 4,000 jobs, the department said Thursday, a number revised from an initial report of a loss of 1,400. The area has 5,400 more jobs, equal to a 1.3 percent increase, than it did in June 2015. Financial services is up... More..

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Pokemon GO is Finally Out in the UK Wild
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Pokemon GO is Finally Out in the UK Wild

This data comes to us via SurveyMonkey , which late yesterday released a new analytics report clocking United States daily active users at 21 million. This also serves as a great milestone for Nintendo, especi...More..

Amazon, Wells Fargo join forces to woo student loan borrowers
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Amazon, Wells Fargo join forces to woo student loan borrowers

Prime memberships are already half-priced for students, and the offer for student loan discount clearly is a move at keeping those student members after gradutation, as their accounts would be tied to loan re...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Fox News chief Roger Ailes denies harassing Megyn Kelly

However, the Drudge Report obtained documents saying Ailes will receive at least $40 million from Fox to leave. Megyn Kelly has reportedly joined the list of women claiming Roger Ailes sexually hara...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Southwest says technology outage fixed but more flights cut

Customers were unable to check in for flights or print luggage tags from self-check in kiosks at airports. "We have significant redundancies built into our mission-critical systems, and those redundancies did...More..

Justice Department Moves To Block 2 Big Health Insurance Mergers
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Justice Department Moves To Block 2 Big Health Insurance Mergers

Of the five largest insurers, only UnitedHealth Group, the most diversified of the national plans, remained out of last year's merger frenzy. The Department of Justice is looking to block two enormous merge...More..