| Dec 19, 2013
In confirming Wednesday that it will move its global headquarters to Chicago, agriculture giant Archer Daniels Midland Co. simultaneously dangled a carrot: Who wants to step forward with an offer for its new information technology center and its 100 jobs?...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Chicago Police Department released an alert saying officers would make roadside car safety stops on the Near North Side over the weekend.
The "roadside safety check" is slated to take place from 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 20 and end at 4 a.m. on...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:27 AM
No animal products? No problem.
R&B mega-star Beyonce Knowles appeared to stick to her much-publicized vegan diet while in Chicago for her concert at the United Center, visiting vegan-friendly Karyn’s Cooked in River North Friday and Saturday....
| Dec 13, 2013
You don't have to wait until New Year's Eve for the next big party—and you don't have to stop then either. Whether you love holiday music, need to show off your most hideous sweater or didn't get enough celebrating in during Hanukkah, these eight...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Now that I think of it, the Great Nutella Bar Riot of 2013 was probably inevitable. There was nothing anyone could have done; the conditions for an ugly situation were ideal; we are all victims in this. The Nutella bar occupies the west wall of the ground...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Betting that an exacting attention to detail will help win tenants, Mark Segal points to the painted underside of a balcony at the new Hubbard Place apartment building at 360 W. Hubbard St. in Chicago.
"Most builders don't bother" about the care given to...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Authorities are asking for the public’s help locating a man who robbed a River North bank Friday morning.
The man robbed an Associated Bank branch, 300 N. LaSalle Dr., Friday morning, according to the FBI.
The armed man entered the bank and...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Itchy polyester covered in bows, jingle bells and puff paint—you know you love it. The semi-ironic ugly sweater party has become something of a new tradition, with bars offering drink specials, contests and themes to encourage guests to go over-the-...
| Dec 12, 2013
With an undergraduate degree in physics and a high score on the Law School Admission Test, James Zalewa's choice of a career in intellectual property law was a natural — with a slight twist.
"He thought he'd only be doing patent work," said friend...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to come away empty-handed Tuesday as he searches for a solution to the city's employee retirement money woes even as the General Assembly is expected to vote on a plan to fix the state's financially shaky government worker...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Chicago's Auditorium Theatre, which opened its doors in 1889, announced plans on Monday morning for its 125th-anniversary season. It includes the June 2015 return to Chicago of Britain's Royal Ballet for the first time since 1978, and the return in the...