| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:29 PM
A merger of the top two U.S. food distributors, Sysco and US Foods, could mean cutbacks at facilities in Severn and Jessup that employ hundreds of workers and sit fewer than 10 miles apart as a combined company consolidates operations across the United...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Chef Lauren Yeagle of Mustang Alley's, an upscale bowling alley in Little Italy, is one of 54 finalists in the Next Top Product contest. Yeagle's recipe for Pickled Onion Rings have made it into second round of the contest, which is produced by US Foods,...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:15 AM
With a special three-hour Raw, WWE had an opportunity to present a special go-home show to Sunday's Extreme Rules.
That extra hour could mean lengthier matches, or more contests. Instead, the show featured the typical amount of wrestling featured in a...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:45 PM
They arrived in north central Illinois early on a June morning, slept a few hours on a middle school floor, spent the day sweating on a makeshift football field and then competed in a stadium that evening. Before midnight, their caravan of charter buses...
| Jul 26, 2014
The Illinois Tollway and Pace have taken a major step toward bringing more express bus service to the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway, and motorists' tolls will help pay for it.
Under a partnership agreement the agencies finalized last week, the Tollway...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:28 PM
A construction worker in Rosemont whose legs were pinned by a segment of wall that collapsed today was conscious at the scene and being treated at a hospital, according to the Rosemont Public Safety Department.
The worker, whose identity is being...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Garth Brooks, moving quickly beyond the fiasco of the cancellation of his five “Comeback Special” concerts in Dublin, Ireland, has announced details of the opening salvo on his formal world tour, which will start Sept. 4 in Chicago. No other...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Thirty-three Illinois companies made the 2014 Fortune 500 list, Fortune magazine’s annual ranking of the top 500 corporations by gross revenue after adjustments and excise taxes.
The figure is up from 32 companies that landed on the 2013 list...
| May 12, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Illinois Republican chairman Jack Dorgan, who took over during one of the organization’s most tumultuous times last year, said today he will not seek election for a full term to the post.
Instead, Dorgan said he will back as his successor Cook...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:15 AM
With the first 37 miles of the Interstate-90 rebuilding and widening project completed in the west, workers have moved on to the eastern stretch encompassing Des Plaines, Illinois Tollway representatives announced at a recent town hall meeting.
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:14 PM
In a cost-cutting consolidation, Banco Popular's U.S. unit plans to exit Orlando by shuttering its local back-office operation and selling its nine Central Florida branches to Fort Pierce-based Harbor Community Bank, officials said Wednesday.
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Enrique Iglesias y Pitbull sorprendieron esta mañana a sus seguidores a través de Twitter y le dieron la oportunidad de ayudarles a anunciar las fechas de su gira de conciertos por Norteamérica. Las redes sociales pusieron el hashtag #EnriquePitbullTour...