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Restaurant Bans Kids
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Restaurant Bans Kids

7/30/14: A popular restaurant in Northern California has offended some parents when it posted a sign prohibiting strollers, high chairs, booster seats, loud kids, and crying babies. Brynne Whittaker from NBC station KSBW in Monterey, California reports. Watch »

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Shake Shack To Open Second Chicago Location in 2015

Shake Shack To Open Second Chicago Location in 2015

New York City-based Shake Shack, as famous for its lines and web cam as its burgers and shakes, is adding a... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Uniqlo To Open First Store in Chicago Next Fall

Uniqlo To Open First Store in Chicago Next Fall

Clothing store Uniqlo plans to open its first store in Chicago -- and the Midwest -- next fall. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
McDonald's Faces New Food Scandal in China

McDonald's Faces New Food Scandal in China

McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported... Read »

Jul 21, 2014
See the New Style of Student Housing

See the New Style of Student Housing

These are not the cinderblock cells many remember from their college experiences. CNBC's Liz McLaughlin shows... Watch »

Jul 11, 2014
Facebook Comes to Chicago for Small Business Boot Camp

Facebook Comes to Chicago for Small Business Boot Camp

Facebook stops in Chicago during its five-city tour to give small businesses tips. Read »

Jul 10, 2014
United to Outsource Jobs at 12 Airports to Cut Costs

United to Outsource Jobs at 12 Airports to Cut Costs

Chicago-based United Continental Holdings Inc. lost $609 million in the first quarter. Read »

Jul 8, 2014
Revolution Brewing Makes List of Top Beer Can Designs

Revolution Brewing Makes List of Top Beer Can Designs

Like books, you can't judge a beer by its cover. Unless your design is as cool as Chicago-based Revolution Brewing's... Read »

Jul 3, 2014
Target 5:  Investigating the Issues That Affect You Most

Target 5: Investigating the Issues That Affect You Most

Investigating the Issues That Affect You Most Read »

May 8, 2012
$martMoney

$martMoney

NBC Chicago's series at helping you better manage your money and keep more of it in your pocket. Read »

May 8, 2012
New Survey Ranks Best, Worst Fast Food in America

New Survey Ranks Best, Worst Fast Food in America

Want fries with that? Apparently Americans prefer quality, value and variety with their fast food, and they... Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Google Buys Music Streaming Service Songza

Google Buys Music Streaming Service Songza

In an effort to play a role in the online music business, Google has acquired streaming music service... Read »

Jul 1, 2014
Portillo's Makes Deal With Buyout Firm: Report

Portillo's Makes Deal With Buyout Firm: Report

Popular Chicago chain Portillo's reportedly has agreed to an investment from a buyout firm. Read »

Jul 2, 2014
Chicago Lands George Lucas' Museum

Chicago Lands George Lucas' Museum

Chicago has come out on top in the intense competition for the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. Watch »

Jun 26, 2014
Wisconsin Energy Buying Integrys for $5.8 Billion

Wisconsin Energy Buying Integrys for $5.8 Billion

Wisconsin Energy Corp. is buying Integrys Energy Group Inc. for about $5.8 billion in cash and stock to form a more... Read »

Jun 23, 2014
Kraft Foods Recalls 260 Cases of Velveeta

Kraft Foods Recalls 260 Cases of Velveeta

Kraft is recalling Velveeta cheese from Walmart stores in as many as 12 states, mostly in the Midwest, because... Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Entrepreneur Barbie Makes Her Debut

Entrepreneur Barbie Makes Her Debut

From nurse to pilot to NASCAR driver to computer engineer, Barbie has had a lot of different Read »

Jun 19, 2014
Culver's Plans First Chicago Location in Wrigleyville

Culver's Plans First Chicago Location in Wrigleyville

Chicagoans could be eating "ButterBurgers" in Wrigleyville by Cubs Opening Day next year. Read »

Jun 17, 2014
eBay to Expand in Chicago

eBay to Expand in Chicago

The online auction giant will hire 360 employees over three years and lease a 60,000-square-foot office in... Read »

Jun 16, 2014
5 Traffic Apps to Help Navigate Kennedy Closures

5 Traffic Apps to Help Navigate Kennedy Closures

It's already being called "carmageddon." During the last three weekends in June, part of the... Watch »

Jun 13, 2014
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