Crain’s Headlines: Amazon Begins Hiring Binge in Chicago


Amazon begins a hiring binge in Chicago as it expands the number of distribution centers in the area. A possible deal between Navistar and truck maker Traton may bring the Volkswagen subsidiary a presence in the U.S. And United Airlines is facing a lawsuit for allegedly packing some of its charter flights for sports teams with young, blond crews.

Crain’s Chicago Business Editor Ann Dwyer joins us with the stories behind the headlines.

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