UP West Metra Train

Metra Chairman To Face Questioning Over CEO’s Severance Pay

Riders are about to get some answers about the big payday Alex Clifford received in exchange for walking away from his job as Metra CEO eight months early.


American Eagle

American Eagle Passengers Due Compensation For Tarmac Delays

If you were among more than 600 American Eagle passengers trapped for hours on the tarmac at O’Hare International Airport last Memorial Day weekend, you’re due compensation.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

Photo Of $20 And $10 Bills. (AP Photo)

Report: CEO Pay Skyrocketing Again

A new report says the pay for company chief executive officers is going sky-high again after two years of decreases, and some people are trying to do something about it.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

Photo Of The Quad At The University Of Illinois. (U Of I Photo)

State Senator: Professors Are Paid Too Much

To hear one state senator tell it, life as a public servant can pay very, very well.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2011