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Patrons play two of the five video gambling machines at the Pony Up Oakbrook Terrace off-track betting facility. A Daily Herald analysis shows Oakbrook Terrace has one video gambling machine for every 46 residents.
1 machine for every 46 residents: The suburbs with the most video gambling
In the suburbs, some towns have one video gambling machine for about every 50 residents. When will the industry become too saturated?
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Optimas OE Solutions Holdings acquires Circle Bolt & Nut Co.
BNSF riders had a rough week as Metra began a new schedule and braking system. Officials hope rollouts on other lines in coming months will be smoother.
Metra hopes worst is over with new BNSF schedule, braking system
European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom speaks during a joint press conference with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, Monday, June 18, 2018. Trade liberalization continues to have global momentum despite recent U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, Malmstrom said as she launched free trade negotiations between the European Union and Australia. (AP Photo/Rod McGuirk)
EU trade commissioner says trade liberalization has momentum
Candice Crane launched a business, Petal, where she makes sparkling beverages that contain zero calories, zero sugar and no caffeine.
Business Ledger Tradition of sipping rose petal tea with her grandma sparks business idea
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