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Tribune reporterJust after 6:30 p.m. Chicago time, Mayor Richard Daley and his wife Maggie met President Hu Jintao inside a Hilton Chicago ballroom, with business leaders in Chicago and from China joining them. As news cameras flashed, Daley and Hu sat next to one...
About five years ago, John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc., the producer of Fisher nuts and trail mixes, agreed to build a headquarters and state-of-the-art processing facility in Elgin rather than head out of state. In exchange for $5 million in state tax...
SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Caterpillar Inc. says it plans to sell Carter Machinery Company Inc. in a buyout led by the Virginia-based dealership's senior management. Caterpillar announced the sale Wednesday in a news release. Terms weren't released. The sale...
NEW YORK — Corporate deals and strong earnings have propelled stocks higher in recent months, and more of each came on Tuesday. Microsoft Inc. said it would buy Internet telephone service Skype for $8.5 billion in cash. Companies have built up a...
Money & CompanyCould Mao take a bite out of the greenback? That's what economists will be asking as the Chinese yuan builds momentum toward becoming internationalized and a potential rival to the U.S. dollar. Chinese President Hu Jintao may have heightened those......
Corporate profits are up. Stock prices are up. So why isn't anyone hiring? Actually, many American companies are - just maybe not in your town. They're hiring overseas, where sales are surging and the pipeline of orders is fat. More than half of the...
Money & CompanyCaterpillar Inc., the worldâ€™s largest construction and mining equipment producer, today issued a cautious forecast for 2010 as it reported its quarterly and yearly earnings. Sales at the Peoria, Ill., company fell 37% in 2009 to $32.4 billion from $51....
Money & CompanyThree major companies â€“ BP America, Caterpillar Inc. and ConocoPhillips â€“ said Tuesday that they will not renew their membership in the U.S. Climate Action Partnership. The coalition of nearly 30 companies and environmental groups was launched in 2007...
Change of SubjectOn the "Doc Fix": Paul Ryan and the true cost of health-care reform by Ezra Klein, Washington Post: In 1997, Republicans passed the Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate into law. The provision created a simple equation meant to hold down Medicare......
The Swampby Mark Silva In Sarah Palin's formulation of "Midwestern common sense,'' some things are good and some things are bad. Eureka College is good. Harvard is bad. Washington, Ill., is comforting. Washngton, D,C., is threatenng. Ronald Reagan was great....
Special to the Chicago TribuneA lot has changed since settlers first arrived in the 1830s in what is now Yorkville. Rattlesnakes, bears and wolves no longer threaten the residents' safety. Early businesses including ice harvesting and making buttons from river shells were replaced...
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