9,000+ Layoffs Last Month In Illinois; National Jobs Report Worst In HistoryEconomists predict Friday's April National Jobs Report will be the single worst in history.
235,000 Hair Dryers Recalled Due To Burn RiskThe company heard from 18 consumers burned by the devices, one severely and four sustaining blisters.
Survey Finds That Nearly 60 Percent Of People Wish Their Partner Was SweeterA new Groupon survey conducted in recognition of Sweetest Day on Oct. 21 found almost 60 percent of Americans wish their partner was sweeter to them.
Groupon To Cut 1,100 Jobs, About 10 Percent Of Work ForceThe e-commerce and online deals company said in a blog post Tuesday that the cuts are mainly in its international business. Having already closed its operations in Greece and Turkey, Groupon says it is also leaving Morocco, Panama, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Thailand and Uruguay.
Groupon For Condoms Full Of HolesIt was a deal full of holes, literally.
Chicago Charity Challenge Kicks Off Second YearBusinesses go head-to-head all the time, and many of them will soon begin competing to see which can raise the most charity dollars and provide charity volunteer time from among their employees.
How To Save On Sightseeing When TravelingMost every destination offers free attractions and discount coupons
How To Find Last-Minute Hotel DealsFind out what the best online booking sites are for last-minute hotel deals.
Ex-Groupon CEO Andrew Mason Cuts Final Ties With Chicago, Selling Loft The former CEO and co-founder of Groupon has put his Chicago loft up for sale, cutting the last vestige to his career here.
Groupon Offers President's Day Deal In Honor Of 'President Hamilton'In what is either a promotional gimmick or massive historical lapse, Groupon is offering a President Day Weekend deal in honor of President Alexander Hamilton.
Chicago-Based Deals Website YouSwoop ThrivingYouSwoop says it's thriving, because of one little secret reports CBS 2's Pamela Jones.
Groupon Stock Takes A Dive, CEO Ousted Stock in Chicago-based Groupon plummeted on Thursday, falling more than 20 percent as of midday.
Groupon Puts Gun-Related Deals On HoldThe company offered no context to the decision. Gun rights and restrictions have been the subject of fierce debate following a string of mass murders.
Business Leaders Come Out In Support Of Illinois Marriage Equality A group of 50 Illinois business leaders and organizations have come out in support of marriage equality in Illinois.
Mayor Recruits Engineering Students At UIUC To Boost City's Tech RanksCould Chicago become the Silicon Valley of the Midwest? If Mayor Rahm Emanuel gets his way, it's a very real possibility.