NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung seems to be playing it safe —at least with its battery — as it unveils its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7.
What: A good, old-fashioned egg hunt. Bring a basket. For ages 1-13.
When: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 8. Hunt starts at noon.
Where: Douglass Park, 512 E. Grove St., C.
More info: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 819-3973.
FETCH! PET CARE HOPPIN' HOUND EGG HUNT
NEW YORK (AP) — Bottled water is starting to seem more like soda, and sometimes taste like it, too.
NEW YORK (AP) — Erica Dao used to shop at malls once a month, looking in stores and seeing what the mannequins displayed. Now, she mainly looks for inspiration on social media.
"I discover brands through Instagram," said Dao, 33, of St. Paul, Minnesota.
URBANA — Two familiar local brands will move into one space next month, when World Harvest becomes Strawberry Fields' next-door neighbor at 306 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana.
CHAMPAIGN — A new women’s clothing store is opening in April at Market Place mall.
Dry Goods, an offshoot of department store Von Maur, will open in the Macy’s wing of the mall, Market Place General Manager Dennis Robertson said.
It will take the place of children’s clothing store Justice, which moved to a new location in the Bergner’s wing.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open.
Company shares, which hit an all-time low last month, tumbled more than 12 percent Wednesday.
RANTOUL — A Chicago man has been issued a notice to appear in court after allegedly stealing 147 toys from a Rantoul business last month.
Ralph Stout, 52, has been charged with retail theft for allegedly stealing the toys from the Rantoul Wal-Mart on at least two occasions. He is scheduled to appear in Champaign County Circuit Court on April 5.
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is cutting prices on two iPad models and introducing red iPhones, but the company held back on updating its higher-end iPad Pro tablets.
NEW YORK (AP) — In a move to bring shoppers back to its stores, Target is embarking on an ambitious redesign aimed at helping people who need to dash in for milk to get out quickly while encouraging those who want to wander the aisles to linger.