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Trump and Blagojevich share much more than big hair

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

We know how Blagojevich's government service turned out. Trump's is just beginning, and the onset of his presidency has me more alarmed than any politician I've covered since, well, Blagojevich.

The hottest lender in Chicago? It's not a name you know

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Think developers of the city's splashiest commercial real estate projects get their financing from New York or Chicago? Try Little Rock, Ark.

Why a hospital turf war is cranking up in the south suburbs

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Let's make a deal: Little Company of Mary is just the latest stand-alone institution wooing potential suitors.

How this Chicago company makes green on golf—even in the dead of winter

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Fueled by investment from the PGA Tour, EZLinks is growing quickly with a suite of technologies that help courses run more efficiently, including tee-time reservation systems, customer loyalty programs and real-time pricing.

Something else Amazon delivers

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

In Illinois, where it had no warehouse presence as recently as 2015, Amazon expects to employ 7,000 full-timers in its fulfillment centers by year-end. But just how good are these jobs?

Chicago's D.C. clout exits with Obama

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Regardless of their personal politics, Chicago residents are going to miss having one of their own in the White House.

Chicago's largest employers by the numbers

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Only four of the top 25 grew their local full-time headcount by 5 percent or more. Rush University Medical Center reported the largest increase at 9.9 percent.

U.S. Rep Robin Kelly: My colleagues have forgotten their ethics pledges

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

After a dead-of-night plot to gut our congressional watchdog, I'm concerned, writes the Illinois congresswoman.

Letter: Trump's threat to Medicaid is a threat to women

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

The expansion of Medicaid and policies focused on prevention have been a boost to women's health. Dare we slide backward, asks the head of Planned Parenthood in Illinois.

​Blues is Chicago's most famous global cultural export. Why don't we do more to promote it?

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:30:00 -0400

We should be following the examples of Memphis, St. Louis and New Orleans in building up institutions and structures that encourage music tourism.

How high is too high for these industrial stocks?

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 06:30:00 -0400

Among the strongest local stocks over the past 12 months are Caterpillar, Deere and Illinois Tool Works. But they can't keep their stocks rising forever.

Who's hiring in Chicago in 2017

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:00:00 -0400

From tech to health care to finance, here are 22 area companies on a hiring spree.

10 in-demand Chicago jobs in 2017

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Whether you're looking to change companies or careers, here's your inspiration: 10 fields that are growing and that pay more than $50,000 median salary. Plus: Who's hiring.

Brunch for lunch every day

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Eggs Benedict, chicken and waffles, omelets and more: A perfect spot for a large breakfast meeting.

McDonald's CEO talks soccer. Steak? Mum's the word.

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:30:00 -0400

In case you were wondering, he's a Quarter Pounder With Cheese guy, is a die-hard Watford soccer fan and loves all the steak in Chicago.

The Hollywood moguls in our midst

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:30:00 -0400

The local film-buff members of CMP Invest/Impact have invested $1.7 million in 16 documentaries, including "Trophy," an in-depth look into the big-game hunting industry that will premiere at Sundance.

CTA buses rolling downhill

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:00 -0400

Chicago Transity Authority bus ridership has been on the decline. Some riders are switching to trains, while others opt for Uber, Lyft or even Divvy. Here's a look at the impact.