The North Chicago-based drugmaker is having second thoughts about its $55 billion deal to combine with British counterpart Shire. AbbVie said late Tuesday its board needs to weigh whether it is still a good idea in light of new U.S. tax regulations aimed at cracking down on corporate inversions.
Sears got a tongue-lashing on social media Tuesday over a men’s swastika ring offered for sale online.
Macy’s says it will open stores at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, two hours earlier than last year, to lure holiday shoppers.
Domino’s Pizza in the Chicago area will have a special pizza sale for 100 minutes Saturday.
AT&T confirmed plans Tuesday to expand its ultra-fast, all-fiber GigaPower broadband network to Chicago.
CME Group said Tuesday the cuts amount to about 5 percent of its global workforce.
Afghanistan war vets Ceasar M. Munoz and Jason Smartt aim to upend traditional credit scoring, which can penalize junior active-duty soldiers.
Rosemont-based Wintrust will pay $38 million in cash and stock for Delavan Bancshares Inc., which has four offices including one in Lake Geneva.
U.S. stocks ended mostly higher Tuesday after a three-day slump.
McDonald’s and American Express say reward points are as good as cash for food and beverages at McDonald’s restaurants. [Businessweek]
Taxi app company Hailo is shutting down operations in Chicago and pulling out of North America.
Google’s on-demand delivery service launched Tuesday in Chicago, Boston and Washington, D.C. [Fortune]
The recall involves the 2014 model year Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Darden Restaurants promoted chief operating officer Gene Lee to interim CEO after a board takeover by an activist investor last week.
Pharmaceutical sales helped Johnson & Johnson trump analyst expectations for its recently concluded quarter.
JPMorgan Chase, the largest U.S. banks by assets, on Tuesday reported a third-quarter profit after booking a loss in the same period a year ago.
Citigroup intends to get out of retail banking in 11 markets as part of its ongoing effort to restructure and slim down since the financial crisis.