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CUBS RELYING ON OFFENSE AS STARTING PITCHERS COME UP SHORT

Manager Joe Maddon has wondered aloud how long the Cubs offense can continue to carry an endurance-starved rotation. And despite another...

CUBS SQUANDER LEAD, FALL TO CARDINALS 6-3 IN GAME 2 OF DOUBLEHEADER

Mike Montgomery found his groove after shaking off rust following a nine-day layoff, but the Cubs blew a two-run lead and fell to the...

 
 
 

VEHICLE CRASHES THROUGH WINDOW AT ORLAND PARK WEIGHT WATCHERS STORE

A driver crashed a vehicle through the Weight Watchers store in Orland Park Saturday morning, a fire official said. There were no injuries...

BODY FOUND IN CHICAGO DUMPSTER WITH GUNSHOT WOUNDS TO HEAD IDENTIFIED AS MISSING NAPERVILLE MAN

A body found in a dumpster on Chicago's southwest side has been identified as a missing Naperville man, the Cook County medical examiner's...

 
 
 

COMMUNITY ACTIVIST FACING CHARGES AFTER POLICE SAID HE RESISTED DURING PROTEST THURSDAY

A Chicago community activist is facing misdemeanor charges after authorities said he scuffled with officers during a protest of a fatal...

MAN, 23, SHOT IN BACK IN GAGE PARK NEIGHBORHOOD

A 23-year-old man was shot in the back early Saturday morning in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side, Chicago police said....

 
 
 

KAYAKER'S BODY FOUND IN LAKE MICHIGAN AFTER CAPSIZING NEARLY 2 YEARS AGO

Authorities in northern Michigan believe they've found the body of a kayaker who went missing nearly two years ago. Volunteers with...

CENTRAL ILLINOIS MAN CONVICTED OF MURDERING SISTER-IN-LAW, BURYING BODY

A central Illinois man has been found guilty of killing his sister-in-law and burying her body in a shallow grave. A Putnam County...

 
 
 

CHICAGO COMPANY SUES KIM KARDASHIAN WEST'S  FRAGRANCE BRAND, ALLEGING TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT

Vibes Media, a Chicago-based marketing company, is suing Kim Kardashian West's KKW Fragrance, alleging in a federal lawsuit that the...

MAN FOUND DEAD IN FIERY WASHINGTON PARK CRASH

Two tow trucks came for the Ford Thunderbird with a dead man in the drivers' seat. He crashed into a tree just before 8:30 p.m. Friday...

 
 
 

SPECIAL OLYMPICS PARTICIPANT MISSING FROM GOLD COAST

A 22-year-old man in town participating in the Special Olympics is missing from the Gold Coast, according to an alert from Chicago...

OFFICIALS INVESTIGATING ABUSE CLAIMS BY MIGRANT CHILDREN AT CHICAGO-AREA SHELTER

State and federal agencies are investigating conditions at a suburban Chicago shelter following a Washington Post report that included...

 
 
 

HIDEOUT, DMK RESTAURANTS PLAN TO STAY AS LINCOLN YARDS BUILDS, STANLEY'S GRILL UNSURE

A neighborhood bar, a chicken grill and a fruit market may seem small compared to the big plans of the Lincoln Yards project, but the...

EMANUEL ALLIES LAUNCH NEW POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE

A new political action committee run by allies of Mayor Rahm Emanuel is gearing up to throw support to aldermanic candidates in the...

 
 
 

TROUBLED DETAINEE FINALLY MOVED TO STROGER HOSPITAL AFTER LONG STANDOFF OVER WHO WOULD CARE FOR HIM

A troubled Cook County detainee has been moved to Stroger Hospital, ending a three-month standoff between a private hospital that did...

MAN FOUND DEAD IN BACKYARD IN ENGLEWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD

A man was discovered dead Friday morning in a backyard in the Englewood neighborhood, Chicago police said. About 9 a.m., police were...

 
 
 

HOME RUN INN CEO JOE PERRINO DEAD AT 64

Joe Perrino, the CEO who grew the fourth-generation family-owned Home Run Inn business into a frozen pizza empire, died Thursday morning,...

BOY, 15, AMONG 2 SHOT ON SOUTH SIDE

A 15-year-old boy was among two people wounded Friday in shootings on the South Side, Chicago police said. Shortly after 2:15 p.m.,...

 
 
 

GURNEE OFFICERS CLEARED IN FATAL ROUTE 41 SHOOTING OF WOMAN ARMED WITH MILITARY-STYLE RIFLE

Two Gurnee police officers “acted reasonably and appropriately” in a May 23 confrontation on Route 41 that ended with the officers...

CONSUMERS, ALREADY STUNG BY RISING PRICES, COULD GET SOCKED BY TRUMP'S TARIFFS

Wendy Howard is worried. A steady uptick in prices and in her cost of living already led the Chicago native to abandon retirement to...

 
 
 



Official: Woman impaled in the chest by beach umbrella

Official: Woman impaled in the chest by beach umbrella

A spokeswoman for a Maryland beach town says a woman has been accidentally impaled in the chest by a beach umbrella. Read more ...

Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza fractures vertebra after horse dies

Hall of Fame jockey Victor Espinoza fractures vertebra after horse dies

Horse Bobby Abu Dhabi suffered an apparent fatal heart attack at Del Mar racetrack Sunday and Victor Espinoza was thrown off. Read more ...

1 dead after shooting at Mormon church in Nevada

1 dead after shooting at Mormon church in Nevada

Fallon Police Chief Kevin Gehman says 48-year-old John Kelley O'Connor walked into the church, opened fire then walked home. Read more ...

Man City pre-season 2018-19: Fixtures, transfers, squad numbers & complete...

Man City pre-season 2018-19: Fixtures, transfers, squad numbers & complete Premier League schedule

Goal gives you the complete look at Manchester City's full fixtures least for the upcoming season, including all pre-season and Premier League games Read more ...

Trump To Iran's President: 'NEVER, EVER THREATEN' The U.S. Again

Trump To Iran's President: 'NEVER, EVER THREATEN' The U.S. Again

President Trump threatened Iran's President Hassan Rouhani in a late-night tweet after Rouhani warned Trump, "don't play with the lion's tail" and said "war with Iran is the... Read more ...

British Open 2018: Tiger Woods' return not a fluke, insists Jordan Spieth

British Open 2018: Tiger Woods' return not a fluke, insists Jordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth was delighted to see Tiger Woods back in contention at The Open but was not surprised to see the 42-year-old playing so well. Read more ...

Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano dies at 56

Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano dies at 56

The Minnesota Vikings say offensive line coach Tony Sparano died early Sunday morning. Read more ...

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans to announce retirement, report says

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans to announce retirement, report says

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans is expected to announce Monday that he's retiring from the department, according to the Boston Globe. Read more ...

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' reboot to feature African-American lead

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' reboot to feature African-American lead

Buffy lives. Read more ...

Three man arrested after toddler ‘sprayed with corrosive substance' in...

Three man arrested after toddler ‘sprayed with corrosive substance' in suspected acid attack

Three men have been arrested over a suspected acid attack that left a three-year-old toddler seriously injured in Worcester, West Midlands. Read more ...