C.J. Sapong and Aleksandar Katai each scored to help the Fire beat the Rapids 4-1 on Saturday at SeatGeek Stadium, extending the Fire’s unbeaten streak to four games. Dax McCarty, near midfield, first-timed
Cubs closer Brandon Morrow suffered a setback in his rehab from right elbow surgery and has been shut down until further notice. Morrow suffered some soreness after throwing a bullpen session earlier week
‘Disturbing’ development: Parents of missing AJ Freund have stopped helping; father leaves home with police Saturday afternoon
As Crystal Lake police continued to search for 5-year-old Andrew “AJ” Freund two days after he was reported missing, authorities say the boy’s parents have stopped cooperating with them. Investigators
Trump continues to sour on unflattering Mueller report after saying it fully exonerates him — 'total bulls---'
President Donald Trump is lashing out at current and former aides who cooperated with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, insisting the deeply unflattering picture they painted of him and White
Yu Darvish gives up 3 runs in 5 innings, and the Cubs manage only 4 hits in a 6-0 loss to the Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field
Yu Darvish faced Zack Greinke on Saturday on another windy afternoon at Wrigley Field in a matchup of two of the game’s highest-paid pitchers. “Those are two exciting names,” Diamondbacks manager Tory
A BMO Bank branch was robbed Saturday morning in the South Loop neighborhood, the FBI said. The robbery happened about 10:45 a.m. at the branch located at 1300 S. Wabash St. A description of the robber
Once considered eliminated, measles is again on the rise with more cases this year already than in all of 2018. Several incidents of measles in the Bay Area, including the recent case of a San Mateo resident
Hot-hitting shortstop Tim Anderson will have to wait a bit to return to the White Sox lineup. Saturday’s game against the Tigers was postponed due to weather. The game will be made up Aug. 6 as part of
Denver suburb pauses to honor 13 killed 20 years ago in Columbine massacre, with community service, ceremony
Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday by volunteering at shelters, doing neighborhood cleanup projects and laying flowers and at
A 16-year-old boy was among three people killed, and at least four people wounded since 9:45 p.m. Friday, Chicago police said. A man and women were also killed in a murder-suicide on the Northwest Side.
A Colorado undersheriff who led the search for a Florida teenager whose actions prompted tightened security at Columbine High School ahead of the 20th anniversary of an attack there that killed 13 people
A 58-year-old woman was cut by shattered glass Friday night when she was caught between two vehicles exchanging gunfire on the West Side, Chicago police said. Shortly before midnight, the woman was a of
A man who was fatally wounded Friday afternoon on the Far South Side has been identified, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Marcel D. O’Neal, 43, of the 13100 block of South Rhodes
Illinois joins a growing number of football programs that use GPS technology for 'smarter' practices. But for some players,
As football players enter the Illinois weight room, a digital monitor catches their eyes. Skill-position players pause to check the screen and see if they’ve been included in the “speed freaks” club. to
Ten minutes into its set Friday at a sold-out Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, the multi-layered composition Sunn O))) had been building with painstaking focus collapsed on itself. After a sharp pop, everything
The Wolves began the AHL’s Calder Cup playoffs with a 5-1 loss to the Grand Rapids Griffins on Friday night at Allstate Arena. They fell behind 1-0 in the best-of-five first-round series, which continues
Yoan Moncada hit a mammoth home run in the first inning, and the White Sox broke open the game with five runs in the seventh on the way to a 7-3 victory over the Tigers on Friday night at Comerica Park.
A suburban Chicago man was diagnosed with cancer while in prison. Now ICE is deporting him to Mexico.
The family of Luis Ugalde-Pacheco worried that he would die in immigration custody. Now they fear he will die in a country he barely knows. Ugalde-Pacheco, 28, who was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkin
Who are we, America? We have arrived at another crossroads to our future. And yet again we are forced to decide if we are still a nation that stands for honor. Americans have been in this spot many times
Yu Darvish ranked last in the majors Friday with 7.6 walks per 9 innings, an issue the Cubs right-hander hopes to fix in his next start Saturday against the Diamondbacks. In response to his control issues,
Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday became the first 2020 Democratic presidential candidate to make a full-throated call for the House of Representatives to begin impeachment proceedings against President
The family of a 5-year-old boy thrown off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America last week says he's "showing real signs of recovery" but remains in intensive care. The boy's family posted the update
After a meandering search, St. John's finally settled on Mike Anderson as its new basketball coach. Anderson, who was fired by Arkansas last month, was hired Friday by the Red Storm. He also had head stints
Danny Caine, who is 32, was sitting in the tiny office of his bookstore the other day when he heard a customer at the counter say something he hears a lot. Listening to the clerk patiently try to answer
'Where he took his last breath': Walk for peace honors victims of violence where they died in Albany Park
Around 50 people gathered Friday afternoon on the corner of Argyle Street and Albany Avenue, the first stop in a remembrance walk for victims of violence. People passed around red roses and drew peace
President Donald Trump and his team love to deride unfavorable stories as "fake news," but it's clear from Robert Mueller's report that the special counsel isn't buying it. While there are a few exceptions,