It's Official: Caterpillar Lists Deerfield As Its BaseCaterpillar announced last year that it would move its top executives and its headquarters out of the Peoria region.
McDonald's Testing Fresh-Beef 'Archburger'At less than 3 ounces, McDonald's said the fresh beef patties used in the Archburger are slightly smaller than those in the Quarter Pounder and larger than the ones in its hamburgers and cheeseburgers.
Millennials Driving 'Grocerant' Trend, Especially In ChicagoThey are grocery stores with ready-to-eat dishes. WBBM's Kris Kridel talks with a supermarket analyst.
Will People Live On As Digital Personalities?The ability to leave behind your digital presence presents a moral dilemma, one tech observer says.
Could Drone-Car Hybrid Be The Future Of Urban Transportation?Airbus and Italdesign are working on “Pop.Up,” a car that flies – or appears to. It’s part car, part drone. WBBM's Kris Kridel reports.
Report: Groupon CEO Says Company Is Still Growing ImpressivelyThe chief executive officer of Chicago-based Groupon is defending his company and his leadership.
Layaway War Erupting Among Major RetailersSomething of a layaway war has erupted among big retailers.
Anheuser-Busch To Take Goose Island Beer NationwideThe signature Chicago craft brews from Goose Island beer are set to go nationwide.
Montreal-Based Tea Café Chain Coming To ChicagoA Canada-based tea café is setting up shop on three fashionable strips in Chicago.
Shakeup At Jewel Parent Company Could Cut Grocery PricesA shake-up in the executive office may mean lower prices at Jewel-Osco.
Attendance Down At Naperville Ribfest This YearThe heat wave may have cut into attendance at a popular suburban event this week.
Rush Sues Architect, Engineering Firm That Worked On New HospitalJust a few months after opening its new main hospital building with much fanfare, Rush University Medical Center is suing the architect and engineer that developed it.
Black-Footed Cat Born, Hand-Reared At Brookfield ZooBrookfield Zoo announced this week that a black-footed cat has been born at the zoo for the first time ver.
Hull House Museum To Rent Out Art For FreeIf you want to display contemporary art in your home, for free, there’s another option now besides letting your kids loose with fingerpaint on your walls.
Loren-Maltese, Laski, Fawell Advise Blago: Check Your Ego At The Prison GateSome well-known figures who were imprisoned for political corruption have sobering advice for ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich as he prepares to spend 14 years behind federal bars.