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Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:36 PM CDT

Catalytic Converters Hot On Black Market

Catalytic Converters Hot On Black Market

If you take a look inside a used catalytic converter, nothing looks salvageable, much less valuable. But some of the gray gunk in there can be processed to go into pricey jewelry -- and because of this, the...

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:40 PM CDT

Sugar Content in Baby Formula

Sugar Content in Baby Formula

The amount of sugar per serving is often not listed in baby serving, but that does not necessarily mean that sugar is not present. An NBC study found some popular brands did contain added sugar, which pediatric...

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:39 PM CDT

Why Doesn't Baby Formula List Sugar Content?

Why Doesn't Baby Formula List Sugar Content?

NBC Chicago hires Deibel Laboratories to measure sugar content in seven popular brands of formula

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 05:39 PM CDT

Credit Blemishes Sidelining More Jobseekers

Credit Blemishes Sidelining More Jobseekers

More employers are delving deeper into jobseekers' credit histories.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 04:23 PM CDT

Your Personal Data is Stolen. Now What?

Your Personal Data is Stolen.  Now What?

There's a difference between a credit freeze and credit monitoring.

Wednesday, Jul 25, 2012 at 12:10 AM CDT

Social Media Helps Man Fight DirecTV

Social Media Helps Man Fight DirecTV

A major company got a lesson in customer service from the friends of a Chicago couple who lost almost everything they own in a fire last month.

Thursday, Jun 7, 2012 at 05:40 PM CDT

Cook County Changes Course on Farmers Market Law

Cook County Changes Course on Farmers Market Law

County is now accepting registrations from local vendors, despite previously finding loopholes around the law. Lisa Parker reports.

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Amtrak Commits $12 Million to Rehab Union Station

Amtrak Commits $12 Million to Rehab Union Station

Amtrak's contribution is the first piece of a $500 million plan to overhaul the 90-year-old Union Station's aging infrastructure.

4 Brown Deer Teens Facing Charges Following "Sex Party"

4 Brown Deer Teens Facing Charges Following "Sex Party"

Four middle school students are facing criminal charges after authorities say they recorded themselves at a so-called sex party that took place at a Brown Deer home over winter break.

Poll Shows Rahm Leading, in Danger of Runoff

Poll Shows Rahm Leading, in Danger of Runoff

A Chicago Tribune poll shows Mayor Rahm Emanuel with 42 percent of the vote, which gives him a significant lead over the other candidates but is not enough to avoid a runoff election.

Metra Fare Increases Start Sunday

Metra Fare Increases Start Sunday

Get ready Metra riders—the approved 2015 fare increases start Sunday.

3 Americans Shot Dead at Kabul Airport: U.S. Officials

3 Americans Shot Dead at Kabul Airport: U.S. Officials

Three American contractors were shot to death by a gunman in the Afghan capital of Kabul, U.S. defense officials say. One official said the shooting happened Thursday at the North Kabul International Airport...

Chicago Suburbs Make List of Best Cities for Families

Chicago Suburbs Make List of Best Cities for Families

An apartment listing website has named three Chicago suburbs among the top cities in the nation to raise a family.

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