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Lake Michigan was choppy Monday in Chicago as winds picked up. (CBS)

Sandy Expected To Dampen Chicago Economy

Markets to restaurants. The financial district to Chicago’s shopping district. Experts say all could feel Sandy’s wrath, depending on just how damaging the storm proves to be.

10/29/2012

Tom Duffy

Traders, Everyday Chicagoans Worried About Markets

A massive selloff on Wall Street Monday after the U.S. credit rating slip made for the worst single-day loss since December 2008. In Chicago, the news was depressing and worrisome.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011

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Expert: Price Hikes Don’t Mean Runaway Inflation

With oil and food prices surging, the consumer inflation rate rose last month at its fastest pace in nearly two years, up half a percent in February.

WBBM Newsradio–03/17/2011

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Sun-Times, Mesirow Financial Boss Jim Tyree Dies

James C. Tyree, the man widely credited with rescuing the parent company of the Chicago Sun-Times, has died at the age of 53.

03/16/2011

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Sun-Times Jim Tyree Diagnosed With Cancer

James “Jim” Tyree, Sun-Times Media chairman/owner and Mesirow Financial chairman/CEO, who survived a kidney and pancreas transplant, has just been diagnosed with cancer.

10/20/2010