Sandy Expected To Dampen Chicago EconomyMarkets to restaurants. The financial district to Chicago's shopping district. Experts say all could feel Sandy's wrath, depending on just how damaging the storm proves to be.
Traders, Everyday Chicagoans Worried About MarketsA massive selloff on Wall Street Monday after the U.S. credit rating slip made for the worst single-day loss since December 2008. In Chicago, the news was depressing and worrisome.
Expert: Price Hikes Don't Mean Runaway InflationWith oil and food prices surging, the consumer inflation rate rose last month at its fastest pace in nearly two years, up half a percent in February.
Sun-Times, Mesirow Financial Boss Jim Tyree DiesJames C. Tyree, the man widely credited with rescuing the parent company of the Chicago Sun-Times, has died at the age of 53.