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  • A real confidence gap between men and women?

    A real confidence gap between men and women?
    Women sparsely populate America's boardrooms because a vast confidence gap exists between the sexes, a gap that stops women from leaning in.
  • West Loop produce wholesaler: Should I stay or should I go?

     West Loop produce wholesaler: Should I stay or should I go?
    The Commission on Chicago Landmarks this month is scheduled to take up a proposal to limit the redevelopment of 88 buildings in the Randolph/Fulton Market area, home to many small meat and produce wholesalers. The neighborhood is rapidly gentrifying...

    Corrections and clarifications for Saturday, April 11, 2015

    Melissa Harris' Chicago Confidential column Friday incorrectly described Underwriters Laboratories' corporate status. In 2012 it transitioned to a for-profit corporation. •In Friday's On The Town section, the Local Sounds feature misidentified...

    Underwriters Labs tries to protect trademark in age of 3-D printing

    So far this year, Northbrook-based Underwriters Laboratories has issued four public notices against manufacturers that it says have counterfeited its "UL" label. UL certifies the safety of more than 100 items in the average home. Check your blow dryer....

    New York's hottest restaurant, via Chicago

    New York's hottest restaurant, via Chicago
    The line for New York's hottest restaurant reaches all the way to Chicago. The Polo Bar, Ralph Lauren's place in Midtown Manhattan has "opened to a universally warm reception," The New York Times wrote last month. "Almost immediately thereafter it...