Boeing CEO To Testify Before House Committee On 737 MaxCongress, the Justice Department and the Transportation Department inspector general are investigating the Max and how it was certified for flight by the Federal Aviation Administration. Lawyers have filed dozens of lawsuits against Boeing.
The Beyond Meat Burger Is Coming To McDonald'sThe plant-based protein trend is growing rapidly as people try to eat less meat and to reduce their environmental footprints. Unlike veggie burgers, which long had a mediocre reputation, the new plant-based proteins are designed to look and taste like meat and appeal to meat eaters as well as vegans and vegetarians.
Real Estate Email Scams Soaring, As Scammers Con Victims Into Wiring Money; 'It's Evil'The Better Business Bureau is warning about a dramatic rise in real estate email scams, with losses soaring from $360 million in 2016 to $1.3 billion last year.
Rogue Tow Truck Drivers Hold Cars Hostage, Run Up Bills -- And Chicago Could Have Ended It All Years AgoYou just had an accident. You're upset and you’re shaken. And if you're not careful, you're taken by rogue tow truck drivers.
Walmart Will Stop Selling E-CigarettesWalmart said Friday it will stop selling e-cigarettes as the number of deaths tied to vaping grows.
Walgreens Testing Out Drone DeliveriesIt's using a Google-backed company called Wing. The drones will be able to fly as fast as 70 miles per hour.
Electric Vehicle Sales On The Rise, But More Charging Stations Needed To Keep The Trend GoingCBS 2 Morning Insider Vince Gerasole hit the road with Adam Fendelman, a kind of gadget head addicted to his electric vehicle, a Tesla Model 3.
U.S. House Passes Schakowsky's Bill To Prevent Children From Being Killed Or Hurt By Tipping FurnitureThe U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill introduced by Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Illinois) that seeks to prevent children from being killed or injured by tipping furniture.
Gurnee Teen Sues Juul, Gas Stop For Vaping Lung DamageOfficials in Illinois confirmed in August a man died from a vaping-related illness. Last week an Indiana resident died as a result of an illness related to vaping. Nationwide, more than 450 people are known to be suffering from illnesses connected to using e-cigarettes.
Walmart Rolls Out Grocery Delivery SubscriptionThe move allows the nation's largest grocer to further tap into time-starved shoppers looking for convenience at a time when Walmart is locked in an arms race with Amazon and others to expand fresh-food delivery — one of the fastest growing e-commerce sectors.
Small Business Owners, Employees Left In Lurch When MyPayrollHR Payroll Company Abruptly Shuts DownSmall business owners and some employees were left high and dry after a payroll company closed without warning recently.
Joan Johnson, Co-Founder Of Johnson Products, Maker Of Afro Sheen Has DiedThe company also helped the growth of another American icon which got its start in Chicago: "Soul Train." In the early 1970s Johnson Products became a sponsor of the groundbreaking TV dance and musical variety program, which went on to run in national syndication for almost four decades.
Mississippi: Veggie Burgers Must Be Clearly Labeled, Chicago Company Claims WinThe regulations were published weeks after a lawsuit was filed by Plant Based Foods Association and Chicago-based Upton's Naturals Co., which makes vegan products and sells them in many states.
Juul Warned Over Claims E-Cigarette Safer Than SmokingThe FDA has been investigating Juul for months but had not previously warned the company.
Toyota Recalls 191,000 Cars With Air Bags That May Not Inflate ProperlyToyota is recalling 191,000 cars in North America and Japan because the air bags may not inflate properly in a crash.