Business in Near North Side - Chicago, IL

The Disneyland Resort has put their plans for a new luxury hotel on hold after issues were raised regarding a $267-million tax break from the city of Anaheim. Back in October, Disney announced new plans for their AAA Four-Diamond property to be built on the west end of Downtown Disney, which was a change from their original plans submitted to the city more than a year prior. When Disney originally announced a new hotel back in June 2016, it was to go on…

If you only have one day to visit Hong Kong Disneyland here are the attractions you should visit and how you should plan your day.

It is almost as if the youth take pride in the fact that they all come from different lands, a multi-cultural and worldwide family. It’s a sign of their bonding and acceptance of each other, both a…

Chinese tech titan Tencent Holdings reports a rare profit decline and disappointing sales as the internet giant struggles with regulatory hurdles for its gaming business.

In a loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, pitcher Jorge Lopez made his Royals debut, KC catcher Salvador Perez hit two home runs and outfielder Brett Phillips threw out Richard Urena trying to score from second base.

A primary care doctor at Rush shares important facts about pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, which can help protect people at high risk for HIV infection.

What do a talented group of animators, Osamu Tezuka's life's work, and a big name 80s producer have in common? The answer may surprise you.

“There’s a melancholy in me that never goes away. I’m 50% happy and 50% sad at any given moment.” – Billy Bob Thorton As a humanist, there’s a melancholy in me that never goes away as well. S…

Few other countries are troubled by as broad a constellation of economic problems as Turkey. And that may reduce the risk of contagion.

People caught texting while driving will face stiffer penalties under a new Illinois law.

Royals shortstop Adalberto Mondesi’s elite speed has been on display at the major-league level for weeks now. He is second in the majors in stolen bases since the All-Star break with 10, including three Tuesday night.

The parents of two Chicago boys claim their children have been severely traumatized by a police raid of the wrong apartment.

A Chicago activist who helped organize a protest march that briefly shut down Lake Shore Drive this month now wants to disrupt traffic with a Labor Day march on an expressway near O'Hare International Airport.

Safety Robert Golden tweeted on Wednesday that he’s no longer a member of the Kansas City Chiefs. Golden spent his first six NFL seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers and signed with the Chiefs in April.

The original five X-Men teens have been in our time since Bendis & Immonen's run in 2012. Extermination is the final chapter of their story.

While her mother was alive, columnist Michelle Slatalla spurned her prized English Singapore Bird china. Today she scours the internet for replacements.

Nevada’s Lake Mead, the biggest reservoir in the West, is on track to fall below a critical threshold in 2020 and could trigger a federal shortage declaration on the Colorado River, according to a new forecast.

A rout in commodities and emerging-market assets spilled over to U.S. stocks, the latest sign that underlying worries about the global economy continue to hang over the long-running bull market.

This frozen banana-based treat can easily be made dairy-free!

A Cook County judge blocked prosecutors Wednesday from referring to Laquan McDonald as a victim at Officer Jason Van Dyke's trial except for during closing arguments.

Enter to WIN a Toy Story Land backpack (not available in stores), water bottle, cooling towel, and WDW Radio vinyl sticker!

The platform’s move is a change from its previous decision to let the controversial host remain, but stops short of a permanent ban. The suspension is only for a week.

No matter how well you prepare, a home renovation project is likely to cost you more than you think. I remember my patio extension project. After twelve months and double my original budget it was finally finished! Don’t get me wrong, homes are great and create many memories…but they are also a lot of hard...

Northwestern has added Dr. Tristan Clemons as its new volunteer assistant coach to the field hockey staff, the team announced this week.

Cisco Systems on Wednesday reported its third-consecutive quarter of revenue growth, evidence the networking-gear maker’s move to build up its software business is paying off.

You know that quote,“Life is not about the amount of breaths you take, but the moments that take your breath away”? Well we’re feeling pretty breathless after our lengthy analysis of this pebbled coast wedding inspiration in (would-you-believe-it?) Cyprus! The goal was to break the paradigm of typical oceanside wedding concepts, and we’d say this Mediterranean dream team of vendors did the trick
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U.S. foreign-policy moves have been driving sharp swings in overseas markets. But there are questions about how long U.S. markets can continue to outpace the rest of the world.

The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem rose in rankings on the annual Shanghai Ranking for 2018.