CheapTickets.com, a travel site operated by Chicago-based Orbitz, on Wednesday launched new travel programs and tools aimed at travelers looking for rock-bottom prices.
Businessman Garrett Kelleher, the developer behind the Chicago Spire project, is being asked to pony up $63 million to make good on loan guarantees related to projects in Ireland, the U.S. and Belgium.
The Manhattan district attorney says six people have been indicted in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users’ accounts and fraudulently buy tickets to such prime events as Jay-Z and Elton John concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game, the U.S. Open and Broadway shows.
Some U.S. movie theaters, including three in the Chicago area, hope to tap some of the soccer mania stirred by the 2014 World Cup. Fathom Events and NBC Sports Group have lined up 33 theaters to show live English soccer games on their big screens on Saturday mornings.
Women who own small business are still far behind their male counterparts when it comes to getting loans and government contracts, a congressional report said Wednesday.