Could Ford's Restructuring Affect Chicago Plant?The auto manufacturer is shifting gears to make more trucks and electric cars instead of sedans. CBS 2's Lauren Victory reports.
McDonald's To Shrink In U.S. For First Time In DecadesThe burger chain that put "supersize" into the American vernacular is slimming down: For the first time in more than 40 years, and perhaps ever, McDonald's says the number of U.S. restaurants it has is shrinking.
Job Cuts Down In Last Month, Up From Last YearAhead of a key government jobs report for February coming up Friday, a Chicago-based research firm says downsizing by employers eased last month.
Ominous Signs Of Surging Layoffs In Illinois, NationwideAhead of the key government employment report for July, which comes out Friday, there are ominous signs today that more people are losing their jobs.
Public Sector Dominating Job CutsGovernment agencies still are downsizing but a Chicago research firm reports that overall, employers are cutting fewer jobs.