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Feds Shut Down 5

Feds Shut Down 5 "Unsafe" Tour Bus Companies

The federal government is stepping up its crackdown on unsafe buses in California, issuing an order that puts... Read »

Dec 27, 2013
Quad Cities Officials Eye Boeing Factory Bid

Quad Cities Officials Eye Boeing Factory Bid

Northwestern Illinois officials want to team up with their Iowa counterparts to woo a Boeing plant that could bring... Read »

Dec 26, 2013
Stores Extend Hours, Offer Deals in Post-Christmas Push

Stores Extend Hours, Offer Deals in Post-Christmas Push

The holiday shopping season has already given us Black Friday, Super Saturday and Cyber Watch »

Dec 26, 2013
UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS System Overload Delays Christmas Eve Deliveries

UPS announced that that some presents will not make it on time this Christmas after a high volume of... Read »

Dec 25, 2013
Hyundai, Kia to Pay Millions in Gas Mileage Settlement

Hyundai, Kia to Pay Millions in Gas Mileage Settlement

Hyundai and its sister company Kia said Monday that they will pay up to $395 million to consumers as part of... Read »

Dec 24, 2013
Chase Ups Limits on Cards Affected by Target Breach

Chase Ups Limits on Cards Affected by Target Breach

JPMorgan Chase has decided to ease the restrictions it placed on customers who used Chase debit cards during... Read »

Dec 23, 2013
Residents Host Goodbye Party For Dominick's Workers

Residents Host Goodbye Party For Dominick's Workers

Customers are finding it very hard to say goodbye to the workers at Dominick's. Watch »

Dec 20, 2013
GrubHub's Chicago Orders Lack in Deep-Dish Pizza

GrubHub's Chicago Orders Lack in Deep-Dish Pizza

Was Jon Stewart right about deep-dish pizza? Read »

Dec 20, 2013
Zuckerberg Selling Millions of Facebook Shares

Zuckerberg Selling Millions of Facebook Shares

Facebook and Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg are selling a combined 70 million shares of Class A stock as... Read »

Dec 20, 2013
Credit Info Stolen at Target? 5 Things To Do Now

Credit Info Stolen at Target? 5 Things To Do Now

About 40 million credit and debit card accounts were impacted by a major security breach at Target stores across the... Watch »

Dec 19, 2013
Honda Tops Insurance Industry's Shrinking Safety List

Honda Tops Insurance Industry's Shrinking Safety List

Honda Motor Co. has topped the insurance industry's annual list of the safest new vehicles, according to... Read »

Dec 19, 2013
Possibly 40 Million Target Shoppers' Credit Card Info Stolen

Possibly 40 Million Target Shoppers' Credit Card Info Stolen

Target is investigating a major security breach affecting the credit card data of an unknown number of... Watch »

Dec 19, 2013
Louisiana Has Nation's Worst Drivers, Survey Finds

Louisiana Has Nation's Worst Drivers, Survey Finds

It looks like motorists who suffer from road rage should avoid Louisian, home to the worst drivers in... Read »

Dec 17, 2013
Many Private College Presidents Earn $1M

Many Private College Presidents Earn $1M

Presidents at 42 private colleges scaled the $1 million annual mark in total pay and benefits in 2011 — a... Read »

Dec 16, 2013
Ford to Launch 23 New Models, Add 11,000 Jobs Next Year

Ford to Launch 23 New Models, Add 11,000 Jobs Next Year

Ford Mustang plans to release 23 new models next year, according to Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president of the Americas. Read »

Dec 13, 2013
Bank of America to Pay $132M in SEC Case

Bank of America to Pay $132M in SEC Case

Bank of America has agreed to pay $131.8 million to settle Securities and Exchange Commission charges that... Read »

Dec 13, 2013
The Onion Releases Last Print Edition

The Onion Releases Last Print Edition

Get your newspaper copy of The Onion while you can. Read »

Dec 12, 2013
Facebook to Join S&P 500

Facebook to Join S&P 500

Facebook will join the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index, replacing technology supplier Teradyne Inc.,... Read »

Dec 11, 2013
TCF To Close 37 Branches Inside Chicago Jewel Stores

TCF To Close 37 Branches Inside Chicago Jewel Stores

TCF National Bank plans to close 37 branch locations inside Jewel-Osco stores in the Chicago area by the end... Read »

Dec 11, 2013
4 Chicago Companies Make List of Best Places to Work

4 Chicago Companies Make List of Best Places to Work

The best places to work in the country in 2014 include four companies in Chicago, according to an anonymous... Read »

Dec 11, 2013
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