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  • Rand Paul in Chicago: Crime 'not a racial thing, it is a spiritual problem'

    Rand Paul in Chicago: Crime 'not a racial thing, it is a spiritual problem'
    Kentucky U.S. Sen. Rand Paul brought his presidential campaign to Chicago on Wednesday, appealing to African-Americans on the South Side, entrepreneurs downtown and Republicans in the suburbs. On a stage set up on a blacktop parking lot in front of an...
  • Letters: St. Mary's, traffic; Schuh, libraries; Poor taste

    Letters: St. Mary's, traffic; Schuh, libraries; Poor taste
    St. Mary's, traffic In response to the letter from Mary Ann Treger and Terry Cassidy (The Capital, May 23), I just wanted to write and point out the misleading statement regarding "mothers" apparently shutting down the downtown area and trapping...
  • Band of Outsiders raises a red flag: What's going on with the beloved L.A.-based fashion brand?

    Band of Outsiders raises a red flag: What's going on with the beloved L.A.-based fashion brand?
    Something’s afoot at L.A.-based Band of Outsiders, the contemporary men’s and women’s label launched by Scott Sternberg in 2004 that has reportedly recently laid off staff and canceled orders. Citing several people who worked “...
  • San Diego paper lays off 178 after sale to Tribune Publishing

    San Diego paper lays off 178 after sale to Tribune Publishing
    San Diego's dominant newspaper on Tuesday announced the layoffs of nearly a third of its 600 employees after it was acquired last week for $85 million by Los Angeles Times owner Tribune Publishing. The San Diego Union-Tribune said 178 employees —...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune lays off 178, mostly in printing, delivery

    San Diego Union-Tribune lays off 178, mostly in printing, delivery
    The San Diego Union-Tribune said Tuesday that it was laying off 178 employees, about 30% of its staff, in a cost-cutting effort that mainly affected its printing and delivery operations. The job cuts came five days after Tribune Publishing Co., owner of...
  • Is it war or just politics in Springfield?

    Is it war or just politics in Springfield?
    It sure sounded like Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, were talking about going to the mattresses, as family soldiers in "The Godfather" referred to it. When I suggested the Democrats in the state...
  • Mondelez: Job cuts planned at Southwest Side bakery

    Mondelez: Job cuts planned at Southwest Side bakery
    Mondelez International said Friday that up to half of the 1,200-plus jobs at its Chicago bakery could be eliminated as the maker of Oreo cookies makes changes at the aging plant. Plans call for Mondelez to shut down nine of 16 manufacturing lines at...
  • Long lines, daunting waits frustrate taxpayers needing help

    Long lines, daunting waits frustrate taxpayers needing help
    With Wednesday's filing deadline bearing down, some frustrated taxpayers are driving 48 miles from one overwhelmed IRS office in Plantation to another in West Palm Beach hoping to find someone who can help them complete their income-tax forms. Most...
  • Couple nearing retirement contend with long unemployment

    Couple nearing retirement contend with long unemployment
    Like many baby boomers looking for steady work, Rafael Martinez has been stuck in his own personal recession. Reverberations from the economic crash wiped out his career as a high-earning salesman. Since then, he has endured long spells of...
  • Illinois manufacturers bet on trade deal to grow exports

    Illinois manufacturers bet on trade deal to grow exports
    Illinois manufacturers are betting that a free trade area deal pushed by President Barack Obama will help grow their export sales to Southeast Asian economies. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is expected to bolster access to new markets and reduce...
  • California jobless rate falls to 6.3% in April; employers add 29,500 jobs

    California jobless rate falls to 6.3% in April; employers add 29,500 jobs
    The California unemployment rate slid to 6.3% in April -- its lowest level in seven years -- and employers in the state added 29,500 nonfarm payroll jobs. The uptick is slightly smaller than in March, which saw a revised 40,500 new jobs, according to...