Black Entrepreneur Teaching Teens Business Lessons To End Cycle Of Poverty And ViolenceLike a broken record, experts say street violence stems in part from people without purpose. One Chicago woman is trying to change that, by giving unemployed teens a chance to create their own business.
Boeing CEO Admits 'Mistake' In Communication About 737 Max Warning SystemBoeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said communication with regulators, customers, and the public was not consistent and “unacceptable.”
Company Offers Training As Shared Scooters Arrive In ChicagoLime is kicking off Chicago's program with a "First Ride Academy" that will include basics of safe scooter riding and responsible parking. The classes will continue throughout the program.
Uber Tests Drone Food Delivery, Launches New Autonomous SUVIt works this way: Workers at a restaurant load the meal into a drone and it takes off, tracked and guided by a new aerospace management system. The drone then meets an Uber Eats driver at a drop-off location, and the driver will hand-deliver the meal to the customer.
Boeing Aircraft Deliveries Plummet, No New Orders In Two Months As 737 Max Remains GroundedAs 737 Max jets remain grounded around the world, Chicago-based Boeing says its delivery of new planes in 2019 is less than half of last year.
Chicago Suburb To Get Federal Money To Ease Rail CongestionThe goal is to eliminate freight and rail bottlenecks, improve safety and boost the economy in the region.
Indiana Farmers Make Planting Progress But Still Behind PaceThe report lists 42% of Indiana's soybean crop as planted, up from 17% a week before. The state's five-year average is 89% for soybean planting.
Seniors More Likely To Work Longer In Big Metropolitan Areas"Those are the areas where all of the jobs are, really. The coastal areas recovered well from the recession, while other areas have not."
Produce Supplier Warns Chicago Restaurants, Grocery Stores, Shoppers Could Feel Effects Of Trump Tariffs On MexicoThe price of some foods could skyrocket, a Chicago businessman is warning, if President Trump follows through with his threat to impose new tariffs on all Mexican imports.
Ebony Photo Archive To Be Auctioned To Pay CreditorsThe collection of 4 million images chronicles the civil rights movement and the lives of prominent figures such as Billie Holiday and Muhammad Ali. It was once appraised at $46 million.
Amazon: Drones Will Be Making Deliveries 'In Months'Amazon said its new drones use computer vision and machine learning to detect and avoid people or laundry clotheslines in backyards when landing.