Huntington Bancshares agreed to buy Ohio-based FirstMerit for about $3.4 billion in a cash-and-stock deal.
Spring is expected to get off to an unusually cool start across much of the country, which could deliver another blow to apparel retailers.
The Chicago police department said a mother of five killed by an officer was shot accidentally. The officer also shot dead a man, 19.
Watch out for your holiday packages because "porch pirates" are robbing people before they can get to them.
An NOAA meteorologist explains why the Northeast and Midwest are so warm this December.
Discussing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's handling of the police shooting video of Ronald Johnson, with Marc Morial, National Urban League CEO, and Joe Watkins, Republican Strategist.
With the Christmas travel rush nearly upon us, Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tells CNBC there's still time to get great deals on airfares.
Demonstrators marched along Chicago's ritzy Magnificent Mile on Friday to protest widespread problems in the police department, NBC reports.
NBC's Adam Reiss reports from Chicago, where protesters are urging for justice after the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a White Chicago police officer.
A class action lawsuit accuses banks of conspiring to limit competition in the $320 trillion market for interest rate swaps.
The fast food chain is offering the 'ChiTown Classic' burger featuring Canadian bacon.
Cheap gasoline prices are about to get a lot cheaper, especially in the Midwest.
Higher taxes will help fill a multibillion-dollar hole in Chicago's public pension funds, but it won’t fill the gap, according to a report.
Chains are opening hotels with micro-size rooms, but with larger communal spaces aimed at the millennial traveler.
A key reading on manufacturing sector in the Midwest on Friday showed activity hotter than expected in October.
The House is poised to vote on a two-year budget truce and Republicans are set to nominate Rep. Paul Ryan as the chamber's new speaker.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports the latest headlines making news today.
Genetics company 23 andMe announced the launch of a new consumer genetic test service on Wednesday.
Illinois' credit standing took another hit as Fitch Ratings downgraded the state's rating for the first time on Governor Bruce Rauner's watch.
United Continental declined to provide details about the medical condition of its new chief executive officer on Sunday.