Target, Like Other Retailers, Did Not Have A Merry ChristmasTarget and other discounters like Walmart have been among the strongest performers in retail even as Amazon continues to make inroads. They have reconfigured product lineups and improved delivery services with some success.
Max Crisis: Boeing Airplane Orders Plunge To A 16-Year LowThe 737 Max was Boeing’s best-selling plane until two of them crashed five months apart, killing 346 people and prompting regulators around the world the ground the plane last March.
New Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun Says Company Must Do Much BetterDave Calhoun, who began his post as CEO of Boeing Monday, sent an email to all of Boeing's employees, vowing to listen to them, customers and regulators.
Walgreens Starts 2020 Like It Finished 2019 - On A Sour NoteWalgreens is trying a number of different partnerships to draw more people into its stores. It is adding health care services and testing primary care clinics in some markets.
Facebook Bans Deepfakes In Fight Against Online ManipulationCreated by artificial intelligence or machine learning, deepfakes combine or replace content to create images that can be almost impossible to tell are not authentic.
Boeing's Checklist Of 737 Max Fixes Grows With Wiring IssueThe wiring issue came to light after the Federal Aviation Administration asked Boeing to audit key systems on the Max after two crashes in which new software and faulty sensors were implicated.
Revenues Amount To Nearly $11 Million For First 5 Days Of Legal Recreational Marijuana In IllinoisTotal sales for the first five days of legal recreational marijuana in Illinois have amounted to nearly $11 million.
No More Weed; Local Dispensaries Suffer From Shortages"It's not what happens on day one, or day two or day three. It's what happens at month six. It's what happens at month 12, at month 18, at month 24. That's the roll out of this program. It's intended to be rolled out over years, not days."
Pier 1 Imports To Close Up To 450 Stores Amid Possible BankruptcyThe home goods retailer has been struggling for years against rising pressure online and from big-box rivals. Its stock, which was at $300 a share in 2015, is trading at around $5 today.
Boeing Has Uncovered Another Potential Design Flaw With The 737 MaxAs part of a December audit of the plane's safety ordered by the FAA, Boeing found "previously unreported concerns" with wiring in the 737 Max.
Illinois Will Stop Collecting On Unpaid Red Light Tickets“This system is clearly broken. I am exercising the moral authority to prevent state resources being used to assist a shady process that victimizes taxpayers.”
Some Illinois Dispensaries Have Run Out Of Recreational MarijuanaThe initial demand for recreational marijuana has been so strong that several dispensaries have sold out of the product – less than a week into it being legal in Illinois.
Uber Officially Takes Over Space In Old Post Office BuildingUber on Sunday became the largest tenant in the Old Post Office as it officially took over space in the building.
Tesla 2019 Sales Rise Over 50% From Previous YearThe electric car maker delivered a record of about 112,000 vehicles in the fourth quarter and about 367,500 for the full year.
Social Equity Entrepreneurs Celebrate Applications To Get Into Marijuana BusinessAs recreational marijuana sales continue to pour in millions of dollars in tax revenue in Illinois, a group made a move Thursday to make sure the multimillion-dollar industry doesn’t leave them behind.