Chinese electronics firm LeEco is buying American TV manufacturer Vizio for $2 billion. The acquisition was announced during a press event this morning in Los Angeles, giving LeEco an instant foothold in the US television market.
With help from Cogan Schneier and Adam Behsudi. LABOR LEADERS BEAT UP ON TRUMP: Six different labor leaders spoke Monday night at the Democratic National Convention, and most took whacks at Donald Trump.
First McDonald's franchise Ray Kroc's original McDonald's in Des Plaines, Illinois had arches on both sides of the building.
Gold prices ended higher Tuesday as traders awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve's July policy meeting. Gold for August delivery settled up 0.1% at $1320.80 a troy ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Chicago's home sale prices are climbing, though not on par with national growth, according to the latest Case-Shiller numbers.