Sam Zell

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Owner Ricketts Declares Team Is On Road To World Series

Tom Ricketts expressed plenty of optimism in a message to season-ticket holders.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Wrigley Field. (Getty images)

Levine: Should Ricketts Family Sell Soon?

With good moves and television rights exploding, the Ricketts family has made a pretty penny on the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Tribune Co. Leaves Bankruptcy After 4 Years

Tribune Co. emerged from a Chapter 11 restructuring Monday, more than four years after the media company sought bankruptcy protection.

12/31/2012

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Former Exec Accused Of Bilking Tribune Out Of $260,000

A federal grand jury has accused a 39-year-old woman of defrauding Chicago-based Tribune Co. during its lengthy bankruptcy.

12/28/2012

Sam Zell

Zell, 12 Other Chicagoans Make Forbes’ Wealthiest Americans List

Thirteen Chicago billionaires have made Forbes’ list of the 400 wealthiest Americans.

WBBM Newsradio–09/19/2012

Sam Zell

Report: Sam Zell To Buy Elysian Hotel In Gold Coast

Real estate mogul Sam Zell is reportedly paying $95 million to buy the Elysian Hotel in the Gold Coast.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Final Hearing To Begin For Tribune Bankruptcy Case

A two-week hearing begins Monday to determine the fate of Tribune Company.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Report: Tribune Wants To Keep Secrets In Bankruptcy Case

A published report says the Tribune Company tried to keep some of its own internal politics secret in its ongoing bankruptcy case.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Tribune Creditor Group Alleges Fraud In 2007 Deal

A group of creditors angling to get more money out of Tribune Co.’s bankruptcy case is alleging that greed and misconduct of the media company’s lenders, advisers and own leaders led to its financial downfall.

11/02/2010

File Photo Of Chicago Tribune Tower (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Tribune Faces New Challenges To Restructuring Plan

Tribune Co., struggling to get out of bankruptcy protection, faces a new round of challenges from creditors unhappy with the media company’s latest plan to restructure its business.

10/30/2010