Cook County Sheriff Braces For LayoffsIt's a possible result of a further delay in collecting Cook County's controversial new tax on sweetened beverages. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
NEIU To Lay Off Nearly 200 EmployeesThe state university in Chicago has been hit hard by the Illinois budget impasse. WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports.
Restaurant-Chain Boss Sorry About Mass Layoff Right Before Christmas The top executive for a restaurant chain that abruptly fired nearly 20 of its Chicago workers right before the holidays – by email – has apologized for the “insensitive and poorly planned” way it was handled.
CPS Set To Lay Off More Than 2,000 EmployeesThe layoffs include 1,036 teachers, of which 545 are tenured, and 1,077 non-teachers.