Now that President Obama wants to guarantee overtime pay for more American workers, one local labor law expert is hoping that changes are made in the regulations.
The head of Chicago’s Office of Emergency Management and Communications is defending the high amount of overtime his staff has been working, trying to keep up with emergency calls, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Ten periods into their championship series, the Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks headed to Boston for Game 3 on Monday night. No one would be surprised if this one’s as close as the first two.
Does scanning emails and answering calls from bosses on your smartphone after hours constitute work that should be compensated? A lawsuit winding its way through federal court in Chicago says that it does.
Chicago car wash workers are trying to organize a union and are the subject of new research that finds their employers routinely steal from them.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy’s plan to cut gang violence and homicides could cost the city up to $14 million in overtime this summer.
In the wake of a rash of violent crime that has plagued the city in recent days, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy announced plans Tuesday to place officers on overtime so they can saturate the most troubled areas.
Derrick Rose proved why he is the Bulls’ MVP Sunday night, as he buried a triple with 6.4 seconds left in the fourth quarter and sent the game into overtime against the Detroit Pistons.
A new report says overtime pay for people who work for the Illinois Tollway system was nearly $4 million last year.
At the end of four quarters, the Chicago Bulls and the Miami Heat found themselves right where they started the game, all tied up.
The Chicago Blackhawks came back from being down 3-0 in the series. They also came back from a 1-0 deficit in Game 7.
Three periods of hockey wasn’t enough time for the Chicago Blackhawks and Vancouver Canucks to settle Game 6.
If there was still anyone out there who didn’t believe that Derrik Rose is the MVP of the league, then tonight’s come from behind win ought to change their mind.
The Chicago Wolves started the third period with a one-goal lead, but couldn’t hold off the Milwaukee Admirals