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JBT: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 17:31 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — John Bean Technologies Corp. (JBT) on Tuesday reported profit of $81.1 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had profit of $2.52. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to $1.40 per...

Sprout Social: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 17:07 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — Sprout Social Inc. (SPT) on Tuesday reported a loss of $20.1 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had a loss of 36 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and amortization costs, were 2...

Every week is World Interfaith Harmony Week for devotees of Swami Vivekananda

Feb. 20, 2024 15:51 PM EST

NEW YORK (RNS) — At a Sunday morning service on Sunday (Feb. 4), a priest gave a sermon, a choir sang devotional hymns and a congregation bowed heads in a joint prayer. It was a typical Sunday for these faithful New Yorkers. Yet rather than a church, this service took place at a...

Editorial Roundup: Illinois

Feb. 20, 2024 11:44 AM EST

Chicago Sun-Times. February 17, 2024. Editorial: Illinois utility customers shouldn’t have to pay excessive add-on fees to their bills A study by the Citizens Utility Board reports customers are paying tens of millions for such things as utility memberships in trade...

Donnelley Financial: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 20, 2024 07:17 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — CHICAGO (AP) — Donnelley Financial Solutions Inc. (DFIN) on Tuesday reported profit of $10.6 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had net income of 35 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and...

Corbett leads Chicago State past Indiana University Northwest 93-70

Feb. 19, 2024 20:17 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Jahsean Corbett had 25 points in Chicago State's 93-70 victory over NAIA-member Indiana University Northwest on Monday. Corbett added nine rebounds for the independent Cougars (12-18). Wesley Cardet Jr. added 18 points and six rebounds. Brent Davis scored 11. ...

Bears great Steve McMichael contracts another infection, undergoes blood transfusion, family says

Feb. 17, 2024 17:17 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael has contracted another infection and was undergoing a blood transfusion days after being admitted into intensive care at a suburban Chicago hospital, his family said in a statement Saturday. The family said the 66-year-old...

5-year-old migrant boy who got sick at a temporary Chicago shelter died from sepsis, autopsy shows

Feb. 16, 2024 21:21 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The cause of death for a 5-year-old Venezuelan boy who died in December after becoming ill at a temporary shelter for migrants in Chicago was sepsis and a bacterial infection that causes strep throat, an autopsy released Friday shows. Jean Carlos Martinez died Dec....

Man who told estranged wife 'If I can't have them neither can you' gets life for killing their kids

Feb. 16, 2024 16:24 PM EST

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man who told his estranged wife in a note after he drowned their three young children "If I can’t have them neither can you” was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole. The Lake County judge sentenced Jason...

Bears great Steve McMichael is responding to medication in the hospital, family says

Feb. 16, 2024 16:12 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael, who has ALS, was responding to antibiotics after being hospitalized because of a urinary tract infection and is expected to be released in the coming days, his family said in a statement on Friday. McMichael, who was admitted into...