News Headlines for Jan 3, 2018

Traffic Shoes Executives Say Downsized Chain Can Survive Retail Turmoil – WSJ

,Chicago job growth hits highest peak in decades – Blogs On Politics – Crain’s Chicago Business

,Rent-A-Center CEO resigns (again) | Retail Dive

,Radio Broadcaster Pacifica Teeters on Edge of Bankruptcy – WSJ

,Woodbridge Creditors Seek Trustee for Troubled Real-Estate Company – WSJ

,Caliber Home Loans launches new HELOC product

,Michael Friedman Discusses “Gifting” Among Creditors in New Debtwire Podcast: Chapman and Cutler LLP

,Jeff Altman’s Flagship Fund Jumps 21% on Distressed Bets – Bloomberg

,What to expect from the U.S. economy in 2018

,Global Autonomous Vehicle Sales to Surpass 33M in 2040, IHS Markit Says – Advanced Manufacturing

,Bidding War Brews Over Bankrupt Boston Herald – WSJ

,Record retail closures to continue apace in 2018 | Retail Dive

,Summit Brewing layoffs are the first in company’s history – Twin Cities

,Illinois suspends Outcome Health’s agreement for EDGE tax breaks – Chicago Tribune

,Glazed and Infused Doughnuts Closing all Locations – Eater Chicago