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Saturday, Sep 13, 2014 at 10:28 AM

UAW Strike After Failed Contract Negotiations

Hundreds of workers walked off their jobs at the Lear Corp. in Hammond, Indiana Saturday morning after negotiations over a new factory contract failed to find a compromise by the 6 a.m. deadline. Read »

Friday, Sep 12, 2014 at 10:34 AM

Advocate, NorthShore Health to Merge Systems

The combination, to be called Advocate NorthShore Health Partners, will have 16 hospitals, 4,438 beds and 45,000 employees. Read »

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 9:18 PM
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By Alexandria Fisher

McDonald's Expands "Build-Your-Own-Burger" Test

McDonald's Expands

Amid reports that younger generations are favoring fast-casual restaurants like Chipotle, McDonald’s is expanding its fast and casual way of ordering. Read »

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 3:49 PM
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By Alexandria Fisher

McDonald's Trademarks Term "McBrunch"

McDonald's Trademarks Term

McDonald’s has reportedly filed a federal trademark registration for the term “McBrunch." Read »

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 11:55 AM
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By Lisa Balde

2 Chicago Writers Join List of World's Top-Earning Authors

2 Chicago Writers Join List of World's Top-Earning Authors

Two Chicago writers have joined the ranks of Forbes' top-earning authors in the world. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 9, 2014 at 7:01 PM
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By Alexandria Fisher

DiGiorno Under Fire for #WhyIStayed Tweet

DiGiorno Under Fire for #WhyIStayed Tweet

DiGiorno Pizza is under fire for a recent tweet using the hashtag #WhyIStayed, which went viral after video of Ray Rice apparently punching his fiancee sparked new dialogue on domestic violence. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 9, 2014 at 10:13 AM
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By Associated Press

McDonald's August Sales Metric Hurt by China Scandal

McDonald's August Sales Metric Hurt by China Scandal

McDonald's said Tuesday that a key global sales figure fell 3.7 percent in August, driven lower as the world's biggest hamburger chain's unit that includes the Asia-Pacific region dropped 14.5 percent due to... Read »

Saturday, Sep 6, 2014 at 10:41 AM
Weekend Web: Samsung Debuts New Phones

Weekend Web: Samsung Debuts New Phones

Charlie Wojciechowski shows us two brand new cell phone models by Samsung. The models are the Samsung Note 4 and the Galaxy Note Edge. Watch »

Friday, Sep 5, 2014 at 11:10 AM
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By charlie wojciechowski

Motorola Offers Sneak Peek at Wearable Technology

Chicago-based smartphone maker Motorola Mobility unveiled what it believes will be the next big wave in wearable technology Thursday. Read »

Thursday, Sep 4, 2014 at 4:49 PM

50 Protesters Detained in Minimum Wage Rallies

Demonstrations on the South Side of Chicago and in Cicero result in arrests. Read »

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