Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad HabitsAs the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession LevelsGood weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Labor Day Travel Could Return To Pre-Recession LevelsExperts say the upcoming holiday could be the busiest Labor Day weekend for travel since the start of the recession in 2008.
Study Finds Pace Of Job Cuts Lowest in 15 Years
Topinka Warns Of Devastating Effects From Fiscal CliffIllinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka says the state will face devastating consequences if the federal government goes over the fiscal cliff.
City Budget Deficit Falls To $300 MillionThe City of Chicago's 2013 budget gap now stands at $298 million--after belt-tightening knocked $71 million off the total.
Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove EffectiveOn Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.
Obama Wrapping Up Midwest Bus Tour In NW IllinoisPresident Barack Obama was wrapping up an official White House listening tour through the Midwest on Wednesday.