| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Home Depot's third-quarter profit rose 14% as sales climbed in the U.S., suggesting that a huge data breach announced two months ago has not shaken the faith of customers.
The nation's biggest home improvement retailer stuck to its outlook for all of...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The following were taken from Orland Park police reports.
A 20-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia after two marijuana pipes were discovered in his vehicle during a Nov. 5 traffic stop at 159th Street...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Q: Is credit and debit card security going to be an issue again this holiday season?
A: Almost certainly, and it could hit close to home.
Just last month, the G.H. Bass outlet store on Orlando's International Drive announced someone had attached a...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Home Depot Inc. faces at least 44 lawsuits in the U.S. and Canada over a massive data breach this year that affected 56 million debit and credit cards.
The nation's biggest home improvement retailer said Tuesday in a regulatory filing that several state...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Will this be the last year you swipe all your gift purchases?
Next holiday season, odds are you'll make some credit card purchases differently, using a newly issued Visa or MasterCard embedded with anti-theft chip technology.
The job of the magnetic...
| Nov 29, 2014
The following items were taken from Glenview police reports:
An estimated $80,000 in property was reported stolen Nov. 18 from a home in the 3500 block of Keenan Lane. The homeowner found the rear sliding door shattered and the house ransacked...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Shoppers descend on malls and Best Buys on Black Friday each year, hungry for outrageous markdowns and incredible deals. But beware. This is the last holiday shopping season before Americans will switch over to the chip-and-pin technology popular in...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:58 PM
In the 4700 block of Clopton Drive
A report of damaged property was received on Oct. 19 from a customer at Wal-Mart. The victim's front driver's-side tire was punctured while parked in the parking lot between 5 and 6 p.m., causing $100 in...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Countless kids and plenty of adults have dreamed of building their own theme park ride.
Even with an endless supply of creativity, hard work, ingenuity and determination, the dream remains a long-shot undertaking that few ever attempt and fewer still...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 7:10 PM
TALLAHASSEE — It's 6 a.m., and the crazies who camped out all night are waiting in front of the stage. In a quiet hotel two miles away, the luckiest man alive tries to stay that way.
He fills a glass with warm water, dumps in some salt and gargles....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Timing is everything.
When Apple Pay made splashy headlines with its debut on Monday, news was breaking on another retail front.
Another cyber security breach was being investigated, this time at Staples.
Already, more than a hundred million...