Category: Chicago

Chicago: Hirenkumar P. Chaudhari Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering

Suburban Chicago Man, Hirenkumar P. Chaudhari Pleads Guilty to Laundering Proceeds From Telemarketing Scheme That Defrauded Elderly Victims CHICAGO (STL.News) A suburban Chicago man has pleaded guilty in federal court to laundering cash proceeds from a telemarketing scheme that defrauded…

Drug Paraphernalia Intercepted by CBP Officers in Chicago, IL

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Chicago recently seized four shipments that contained dabbers, quartz banger nails, used to vaporize cannabis concentrates on a bong or dab ring. On December 27 and 28, CBP officers…

Two Men Charged in Conspiracy to Steal Computer Equipment

Two Men Charged in Conspiracy to Steal Computer Equipment From Chicago Company CHICAGO (STL.News) An employee of a Chicago company conspired with a New Jersey man to steal computer equipment from the company and sell it to businesses in California…

CME Group to Launch Ether Futures on February 8, 2021

Ether futures to expand CME Group’s robust crypto derivatives offering for institutional traders alongside CME Bitcoin futures CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it intends to launch Ether futures starting February…

Chicago: Firearm “Switch” Devices Seized From Suburban Chicago Home

More Than 100 Firearm “Switch” Devices Seized From Suburban Chicago Home; Devices Are Capable of Turning Handguns Into Machine Guns CHICAGO (STL.News) A suburban Chicago man was arrested on a federal firearm charge after law enforcement this week seized machine…

Chicago: Antuane King Sentenced for Illegally Structuring Nearly $350,000

Chicago Man, Antuane King Sentenced to More Than a Year in Prison for Illegally Structuring Nearly $350,000 CHICAGO (STL.News) A Chicago man was sentenced to 14 months in federal prison for illegally structuring nearly $350,000 in cash deposits in an…

Chicago: Owner and Employees Charged With Defrauding Illinois Low-Income Daycare Program

Owner and Employees of Chicago-Area Child Care Centers Charged With Defrauding Illinois Low-Income Daycare Program Out of $6.1 Million Chicago (STL.News) The owner of Chicago-area child care centers and several of her employees fraudulently schemed to pocket more than $6.1 million…

Quarterly Dividend Declared by CME Group

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) CME Group Inc., the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today declared a fourth-quarter dividend of $0.85 per share, payable December 29, 2020, to shareholders of record as of December 10, 2020. The post Quarterly Dividend…

CME Group Inc. Reports Third-Quarter 2020 Financial Results

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CME) today reported financial results for the third quarter of 2020. The company reported revenue of $1.1 billion and operating income of $525… The post CME Group Inc. Reports Third-Quarter 2020 Financial Results…

Boeing CEO Updates Employees on Third-quarter Results

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Boeing President and CEO Dave Calhoun shared the following message with employees today addressing the company’s third-quarter results: Team, Thank you for all you’re doing for our… The post Boeing CEO Updates Employees on Third-quarter Results appeared…

Equity Residential Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

CHICAGO, IL (STL.News) Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) today reported results for the quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2020. “Operating results in the quarter were challenging and widely varying. … The post Equity Residential Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results appeared…

Maryland Attorney General Frosh Joins Coalition Fighting Attempts to Undermine Workplace Protections

Maryland Attorney General Frosh Joins Coalition Fighting Attempts to Undermine Workplace Protections as COVID-19 Continues to Decimate State and National Economies BALTIMORE, MD (STL.News)  Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh… The post Maryland Attorney General Frosh Joins Coalition Fighting Attempts…