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Google Doodle. Credit: Google.

Google Releases Basketball Game Doodle

Looking for a way to significantly waste time while at work?

670 The Score–08/08/2012

Google hurdles doodle. (Credit: Google)

Latest Google Doodle Puts You Inside The Action At Olympics Track And Field

The folks at Google have come up with an Olympian way to waste time at work today.

08/07/2012

Ronnell Jones, 23, who was wanted for a double murder in Yonkers, N.Y., in 2010, was arrested in Chicago after police conducted a traffic stop and found him in the back seat with an open container of alcohol and a gun. The officers later conducted a Google search and discovered Jones had been featured on "America's Most Wanted" for the Yonkers murders. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Chicago Cops Arrest New York Fugitive With Help From Google

A fugitive who was featured on “America’s Most Wanted” for a double murder in Yonkers, N.Y., has been found in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2012

The Merchandise Mart (Credit: CBS)

Google Reportedly Interested In Merchandise Mart Space

Industry sources say Google is talking about moving its latest acquisition, Motorola Mobility, from the suburbs to the famous and roomy Chicago building.

06/22/2012

A Man Uses A Computer Mouse. (AP Photo)

Google Helping Illinois Businesses Create Websites

Internet powerhouse Google is spearheading a two-day event in Chicago to help small businesses get online.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2012

Art Institute Of Chicago

Google Art Projects Photographs Works At Art Institute

A robot with 15 cameras in its head has been recording some of most important works at the Art Institute of Chicago for worldwide distribution, as part of the Google Art Project.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012

Google Search For Park Ridge Police

Google Lists Wrong Number For Park Ridge Police

The police department in Park Ridge is trying to straighten out its record with Google.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

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Work Styles Across the Country and Around the World

Want two months vacation? A three-day weekend every weekend? An afternoon nap break? Maybe all you need to do is switch jobs…

08/22/2011

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: What Happens To Motorola Workers?

The money boys on Wall Street were all a flutter Tuesday night about the big deal coming down between Google and Motorola Mobility. And the employees of Motorola? The 3,000 employees and their families are worried about their jobs.

CBS 2–08/16/2011

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Google To Buy Libertyville-Based Motorola Mobility

Google has struck a deal to buy Libertyville-based Motorola Mobility Holdings for $12.5 billion in cash.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2011

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Chicago Public Schools Launches Back-To-Class Drive

Google and Facebook ads along with text messaging and robo-calls are all part of this year’s arsenal designed to get Chicago public school students back to school on time.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

Video Chat: Facebook vs. Google

Facebook recently announced a new partnership with Skype that will allow its 750 million members to connect through video chat.

07/11/2011

Illinois Senate Redistricting Map

Senate Redistricting Map Attracts Attention Of Google

Imagine you are supposed to do a big project at work that ends up catching the attention of a famous worldwide company.

WBBM Newsradio–06/10/2011

Groupon

Report: Groupon Declines Google Offer

The long-rumored acquisition is off, according to the Chicago Tribune, which cited insider sources.

12/03/2010

Groupon

Will Groupon Deals Change If Google Takes Over?

It’s a marriage proposal made in cyberspace, and one of the participants is a Chicago company. Groupon has skyrocketed from startup to worldwide phenomenon. Now Google wants to swallow it up — perhaps for as much as $6 billion.

CBS 2–11/30/2010

Groupon

Google Makes Offer To Buy Groupon

Chicago-based Groupon could soon be part of the Google empire.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2010

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