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  • Amazon to open its 1st Illinois warehouse

     Amazon to open its 1st Illinois warehouse
    Amazon.com and state officials will announce Tuesday plans for new facilities in the Chicagoland region that would employ at least 1,000 people within three years, according to the state's economic development agency. "We're beginning site selection...
  • Notes and notables

    The sky's the limit Astronauts on a mission to Mars. Asteroids hurtling through space. A robot designed to snatch the asteroid out of its orbit. It sounds like the broad outline of a sci-fi potboiler — one of those special effects extravaganzas...
  • Newport News plans to rename Middle Ground Boulevard

    The city plans to rename Middle Ground Boulevard to City Center Boulevard in an effort to help expand the "City Center" brand. The existing Middle Ground Boulevard, from Jefferson Avenue to Rock Landing Drive, as well as the extension of the road from...
  • FedEx expects record volume of 22.6M packages on Dec. 15

    FedEx expects record volume of 22.6M packages on Dec. 15
    Package delivery company FedEx on Wednesday forecast a record holiday season this year, with 22.6 million shipments expected for its anticipated peak day on Dec. 15. The Memphis-based company said it looks to move more than 290 million packages between...
  • UPS, FedEx hiring total of 775 seasonal workers in Hampton Roads

    UPS, FedEx hiring total of 775 seasonal workers in Hampton Roads
    Many retailers and package delivery companies plan to hire more seasonal workers this holiday season than last year. And if you're looking for a job, the time to apply is now. UPS is nearly doubling its holiday staffing from last year by adding up to...
  • TV Picks: Foo Fighters, twins, Simpsons, 'Web Therapy,' more

    TV Picks: Foo Fighters, twins, Simpsons, 'Web Therapy,' more
    "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" (HBO, Fridays). It's often the case nowadays that a big-time recording artist or act will accompany a new release with a making-of documentary, and is sometimes the case that that documentary, which is, after all, a kind...
  • Family, patrons and employees say goodbye to longtime Newport News mini-golf facility

    Family, patrons and employees say goodbye to longtime Newport News mini-golf facility
    NEWPORT NEWS — Giraffes, an elephant and a hippopotamus will soon depart Hilton Village for a long winter's nap. And so will the mini-golfers who usually are duffing around them. Play A Round Golf and Games will close later this month in...
  • Lovie Smith, players all accountable as lethargic Bucs throttled again

     Lovie Smith, players all accountable as lethargic Bucs throttled again
    TAMPA — As the NFL revels in pink in October honoring breast cancer awareness, what's the color scheme for a horrible NFL franchise? Is it too harsh to paint the Tampa Bay Bucs in funeral black? Perhaps a dullish gray? Or maybe the blue hue from...
  • UPS boosts seasonal hiring in Chicago area

    UPS boosts seasonal hiring in Chicago area
    UPS plans to hire 4,000 seasonal workers in the Chicago area this holiday season,  almost 20 percent more than last year, to help with a big increase in deliveries from a rise in online shopping. UPS, which last year hired 3,400 workers, is working with...
  • UPS service addresses failed deliveries

    UPS service addresses failed deliveries
    To accommodate rising online orders, UPS has launched a service that lets customers pick up packages at nearby businesses such as hardware stores and dry cleaners if they aren't home when the driver arrives, the carrier announced Wednesday. It also is...
  • Brooks Crossing plan in Newport News moving forward

    Brooks Crossing plan in Newport News moving forward
    The long-awaited Brooks Crossing development in the Southeast Community appears to be moving forward. The city will fund $3.3 million for Phase 1 of street reconstruction and utility replacement, the Economic/Industrial Development Authority Board...