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Chicago has become the tech hub of the Midwest and is attracting capital and startup ventures. J.B. Pritzker, Pritzker Group managing partner, provides insight into "Chilicon Valley."
A fire the FAA's air traffic center in Chicago could cause travel delays at two of the busiest airports in the Midwest.
Bonds may be out of favor, but experts say emerging markets fixed income still offers plenty of value.
Eugene Fama, the University of Chicago investing researcher, once again warned investors against the lure of active management.
Look who's finally leaving the roost. Millennials are starting to move out of their parents' houses, opting to rent in many cases.
Orbitz says it reached an agreement that will allow it to continue selling American Airlines and US Airways tickets on its sites.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest rose more than expected in August, a report showed on Friday.
Bed bugs have been found at the headquarters of United Airlines in Chicago, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Lagunitas Brewing cut the ribbon on a 300,000-square-foot brew house and tap room in Chicago's Douglas Park neighborhood.
One manufacturing company has installed a swipe-card monitor to keep track of its employees restroom habits.
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission is targeting 10 firms in a high frequency trading probe, according to an SEC document.
If a tornado like the one that ravaged Moore in 2013 struck the Chicago area, potential damage could exceed $20 billion, reinsurer Swiss Re said.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in June dipped from a seven-month high, though the decline was bigger than expected.
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art aims to open in 2018, based on the personal collection of the "Star Wars" director.
Hotel and air rates in many destinations are either flat or lower than 2013, but July 4 travel is up for a third year in a row.
The failed Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange, Mt.Gox, received court approval on Tuesday to begin Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceedings in the United States.
No need to travel to Brazil to get in on the 2014 FIFA World Cup action.
Chicago filed a lawsuit against five pharmaceutical companies, accusing them of concealing the risks associated with certain painkillers.
A real estate broker tells CNBC's "Power House" that it looks like a seller's market for homes in Chicago suburbs like Naperville.
The analytics firms that were spawned by the Obama campaign are confronted with creating their own data-driven reputations.