Mayor Lightfoot Identifies Five Sites For Chicago CasinoAccording to the city, an "open and thorough community engagement process to solicit meaningful feedback on preferred areas" will take place. It will start first with an online survey, then a series of neighborhood town halls to get feedback.
Apple, Google Continue Inclusive Push With New EmojisThere are also wheelchairs, prosthetic arms and legs, as well as a new guide dog and an ear with a hearing aid.
Family Members Of Ethiopian Air Crash Tell Hearbreaking Stories To Congressional Panel"My family's flesh is there in Ethiopia mixed with the soil and jet fuel and pieces of the air craft."
Feds: Microsoft Worker Stole Millions In Digital CurrencyThe U.S. attorney's office in Seattle says 25-year-old Ukrainian citizen Volodymyr Kvashuk helped test Microsoft's online retail sales platform. He's accused of stealing digital currency such as gift cards that could be redeemed for Microsoft products, then reselling them on the internet and using the proceeds to buy a $160,000 Tesla vehicle and a $1.7 million lakefront home.
Amazon Prime Day Can Be Overwhelming. Here are 5 Tips To Navigate ItWhile finding a good deal might not be hard, making sense of the event could be a challenge for some shoppers.
Indiana Casino Hotel Closes With Planned Move To Inland SiteThe June 30 closure came as the current owner of the Majestic Star Casino in Gary is working to move it from along Lake Michigan to a location along the busy Interstate 80-94 in the city.
Boeing's Sales Have Taken A Huge Hit From The 737 Max CrisisBoeing reported orders for only 13 commercial jets last quarter — the latest sign that the 737 Max crisis has hurt demand for its planes.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill To Design O'Hare ExpansionThe concourses, which will cost about $1.4 billion, will complement the Global Terminal and concourse, a Y-shaped, 2.2 million-square-foot structure designed by Chicago architect Jeanne Gang.
Women's League Seeks More Fans, Sponsors After US TitleNWSL's staff is small. The league had three to five full-time employees when it started and now has 13, including five in its media office. The goal is to grow teams and staff.
Saudi Carrier Cancels Troubled Boeing 737 Order For AirbusPilots with the Federal Aviation Administration discovered a new flaw last month while testing updated software in a flight simulator, pushed back Boeing's timetable. It now hopes to submit a final application to the FAA in September.
Tesla's Car Deliveries Rebound, But Challenges Still AboundDespite the heartening news, Tesla still hasn't proven it can consistently make money despite repeated promises from CEO Elon Musk to reverse the company's long history of losses.
MAD Magazine To Leave NewsstandsThe illustrated humor magazine will still be available in comic shops and through mail to subscribers — but after its fall issue it will just reprint previously published material.
Illinois Sees 8th-Straight Record Tourism Growth In 2018U.S. Travel Association numbers show visitors to Illinois spent $41.7 billion over the previous year. That's a more than 5% increase in visitor spending over 2017.
Chicago Vegan Food Maker Lawsuit: Mississippi Labeling Law Violates Free SpeechThe lawsuit was filed Monday by the Plant Based Foods Association and Chicago-based Upton's Naturals Co., which makes vegan products and sells them in many states, including Mississippi.
Facebook Mail Site Evacuated After Possible Sarin ScareFour buildings were evacuated and three have been cleared for people to come back in, said Facebook spokesman Anthony Harrison in a statement.