Rewind Chicago: The Rise, Fall And Revival Of State Street State Street, once known as "that Great Street," had fallen on hard times by the late 1970s.
Sears Might Sell Canadian OperationsThe news comes as Sears Holdings Corp.'s chairman, the billionaire hedge fund manager Eddie Lampert, has been under intense pressure to turn around its business. He took over as CEO in February 2013.
Sears To Close Flagship State Street Store Sears' flagship store on State Street will close in April, the company announced Tuesday.
Best Cities For Black Friday ShoppingWhile many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.
Man Finds Sensitive Employee Data In File Cabinet He Bought From SearsA Chicago man said Sears is lucky he's honest; otherwise, the retailer could have exposed hundreds of its former employees to identity theft.
Girl Critically Injured After Falling Over Department Store Railing A 10-year-old girl was critically injured after she fell over a railing at a Loop department store Friday afternoon.
Grand Crossing Neighborhood Fears Blight With Sears ClosingThe original “Sears tower” can’t be missed from the Skyway, and below it sits the 90-year-old Sears store – a fixture in the Grand Crossing neighborhood. But it's soon to be gone, CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Best Places To Make Holiday Gift Donations In ChicagoChicago is abundant in luxury shops and fun winter festivals but it is also packed with those in need this holiday season. Take this opportunity to find a way to help others through a holiday gift donation.
Layaway War Erupting Among Major RetailersSomething of a layaway war has erupted among big retailers.
Former Deloitte & Touche Partner Admits To Insider Trading A former partner in the prestigious accounting firm Deloitte and Touche has pleaded guilty to making $420,000 by trading on inside information about clients.
The Onion Sparks Anger With Picture Of Plane Flying Into Willis TowerHeadline: Sears Extremists Fly Plane Into Willis Tower. To the satirical newspaper "The Onion", that's comedy--the kind their writers have been doing for decades. However, many people believe any humor about the tragedy of Sept. 11 crosses the line.
CBS 2 Viewers Step Up For Elderly Woman With No Air ConditioningAn elderly woman from Maywood, who feared she'd be left without a good way to stay cool during the heat wave when her air conditioning broke, now has two brand new A/C units thanks to an outpouring of support from CBS 2 viewers who heard about her plight.