Police Arrest Bank Robber After 10 Hour ManhuntAfter a standoff that lasted more than 10 hours, police in Oak Lawn and the FBI say they arrested a bank robber - after getting him out of a ceiling air duct.
Bank Of America Honors Director Of Chicago Diabetes Project Bank of America today recognized Dr. José Oberholzer, director of the Chicago Diabetes Project, as the second annual recipient of the Mayor Richard M. Daley and Maggie Daley Award.
May Day Protesters Block Bank Entrances Before Rally Through LoopAbout 75 Occupy Chicago protesters held sit-ins outside at least two Bank of America branches in downtown Chicago on Tuesday, before joining a much larger protest rally and march through the Loop in honor of May Day.
Activists Deliver 'Tax Bills' To Big Corporations On Tax DayAbout 200 people gathered at Federal Plaza on Tuesday to send a message on this Tax Day 2012.
Report: Los Angeles-Based Group Buys Block 37 MallA Los Angeles firm has bought the struggling Block 37 shopping mall downtown, according to a published report.
Student To Paint Building Near Kennedy In Style Of Roy LichtensteinA design student from the School of the Art Institute has been picked to have his artwork displayed in mural form along the Kennedy Expressway.
Activists Bring Golden Toilet To City Hall, Protest Grant To CMEProtesters gathered outside the Mayor’s Office with a golden toilet Wednesday, demanding that Mayor Rahm Emanuel create jobs with $33 million in taxpayer funds that had gone in part to the CME Group so the company could renovate its restrooms.
Occupy Protesters On MLK Day: 'Banks Have Crippled America'A few hundred people assembled in an almost-vacant Loop Monday for an "Occupy the Dream" rally near the Federal Reserve Bank.
Few Thrilled With Bank Of America Ads On BridgeThe Wabash Avenue Bridge won a prize as the most beautiful steel bridge of the year when it was completed in 1930, but suddenly this month, it has become a bridge brought to you by Bank of America.
Durbin Seeks To Protect Bank Customers From Hidden FeesU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) wants to ensure bank customers aren't socked with hidden fees, now that the banks have backed off of implementing monthly charges for debit card holders.
Bank Of America Cancels Plan For $5 Debit Card FeeGiving in to public pressure, Bank of America said Tuesday that it was scrapping plans to charge a $5 monthly fee for using a debit card for purchases.
Wrigleyville Hotel-Retail Development Hit With ForeclosureThe massive Addison Park on Clark hotel-residential-retail development in Wrigleyville got the green light from the City Council last year, despite heated opposition from many neighbors.
Women Dump Garbage From Foreclosed Home At Bank Of America OfficesFive women – the eldest 80 years old – were arrested Tuesday afternoon for dumping garbage in front of the Bank of America Chicago offices downtown in a protest.
Smaller Banks Cashing In On Consumer Anger At Big Financial InstitutionsCommunity banks are trying to lure customers over, now that some big institutions are imposing unpopular new fees on customers.
Shobukhova Poised To Win 3rd Straight Chicago Marathon There are over 45,000 runners registered to compete in the 34th annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Sunday.