Gas prices normally spike during the summer driving season, but this year they have been plummeting.
The expansion will include a larger parking deck, with four levels, and space for hundreds of cars. Security checkpoints also will be enhanced, and concession areas will be expanded in response to complaints from tourists and business travelers who have expressed concerns about the amenities at Midway for years.
Stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, giving back most of the session’s early gains, as disappointing earnings and falling crude oil prices kept financial markets in check.
The fair was open to a variety of construction jobs, including pipefitters, operating engineers, electricians, represented by 22 labor unions.
Workplace expert John Challenger – CEO of outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas – said Silicon Valley companies like Netflix are competing against each other for the best and brightest employees, so they’re raising the stakes.
(CBS) — Stocks closed lower on the first trading day of August as soft economic data, declining crude oil prices and negative developments overseas weighed on equities. The S&P 500 lost 6, the NASDAQ dropped […]
Stocks closed higher on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged, with no hint of a September rate hike, and a recovery of oil prices put traders in a buying mood. The S&P 500 gained 15, the NASDAQ added 23 and the Dow Jones industrial average closed up 121 points, settling to 17,751.
Stocks closed lower on Monday after a plunge in Chinese equities and the continued decline in commodity prices weighed on investor sentiment.
The Dow Jones industrial average lost 163, the S&P 500 dropped 22 and the NASDAQ shed 58 points, settling to 5,088.
The property in Normal, where more than 1,200 employees work, will be put up for sale.
With the growing popularity of kayaking and other boat rentals on the Chicago river, the water is getting more crowded, aand at least one tour operator said the need for safety education is that much more important.
Meier says diesel fuel sold at the station on 735 E. Boughton Road in Bolingbrook is affected.
Stocks closed lower on Wednesday as disappointing tech earnings, including Apple results, weighed on equity markets. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 68, the S&P 500 dropped 5 and the NASDAQ shed 36 points, settling to 5,171.
Stocks closed slightly higher on Monday, with the NASDAQ eking out another record, as investors digested quarterly earnings. The Dow Jones industrial average added 14, the S&P 500 gained 2 and the NASDAQ closed up 9, settling to an all-time closing high of 5,218.86.
Best of all, it’s free, CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports.
A new Mariano’s Fresh Market opening next summer in Bronzeville plans to bring a lot more than groceries to the neighborhood.
Starbucks will target underserved youth aged 16 to 24. They plan to hire and train 20 to 25 at the Englewood location. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel insists he’s not poaching companies from the suburbs — but maybe from other parts of the nation and the globe.
Minnesota-based General Mills announced Thursday it will be closing its West Chicago factory, due to economic issues.
If all the rain we’ve had so far this summer has made it difficult to keep up with mowing your lawn, there’s a new app that promises to help.
WBBM’s Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Series had Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes talk about social media applications and technologies to a packed Navy Pier Grand Ballroom on October 27th. (credit: CBS/Steve Hardy)
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Newsmaker Series: Steve Forbes
Various photos form the Wintrust Business Luncheon