Chicago White Sox (65-83, third in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (61-88, fifth in the AL West)
Seattle; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Ivan Nova (10-12, 4.69...
CHICAGO (AP) — Decades after evidence first emerged that Chicago police detectives were repeatedly winning confessions through coercion and torture, the Cook County criminal justice system...
CHICAGO (AP) — Deondre Francois led Hampton to a 41-20 win over Howard at the Chicago Football Classic on Saturday.
Francois answered an early Howard field goal with a 70-yard touchdown...
Abingdon def. Martinsville, forfeit
Chicago (Carver Military) 24, Chicago (C. Military Academy-Bronzeville) 12
CHICAGO (AP) — All of a sudden, the Chicago Cubs are locked in at the plate and looking like a confident, playoff-bound team again.
Kris Bryant and rookie Nico Hoerner each homered among...
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — C.J. Sapong recorded a pair of goals for the Chicago Fire in a 4-0 shutout win over FC Dallas Saturday.
Sapong gave Chicago (9-12-10) a 1-0 advantage in the seventh...
CHICAGO (AP) — Dominik Kubalik is leaning on David Kampf while he transitions to life in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks. He peppers his Czech countryman with all sorts of questions.
Pittsburgh Pirates (65-83, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (79-68, second in the NL Central)
Chicago White Sox (65-82, third in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (60-88, fifth in the AL West)
Seattle; Saturday, 9 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Dylan Cease (3-7,...
CHICAGO (AP) — After a rough start, Anthony Rizzo, Willson Contreras and the Chicago Cubs rebounded with an overwhelming response at the plate.
CHICAGO (AP) — A posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey Hall of Famer suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago.
Illinois lawsuit filed against top e-cigarette maker
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for over a year sued a leading e-cigarette maker on Friday, accusing it of deliberately marketing to young people...
Metra services halted after train collides with truck
CHICAGO (AP) — Travel on a line of Chicago's Metra commuter rail service has ground to a halt following a collision of a semitrailer truck and a train that derailed.
Teen held without bond for fatally wounding mother of 8
MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago teenager is being held without bond for the fatal shooting of a mother of eight as she drove four of her children home from day care.
Billionaire Mansueto buys full ownership of Chicago Fire
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. (AP) — Billionaire Joe Mansueto has purchased full ownership of the Chicago Fire.
The team announced Friday that Mansueto — the founder and executive chairman of...
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Blackhawks defenseman de Haan ruled out for start of camp
CHICAGO (AP) — Blackhawks defenseman Calvin de Haan has been ruled out for the start of training camp with his new team and he is expected to miss two to three weeks.
Suburban Chicago police: 18 water rescues after heavy rains
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Suburban Chicago police say first responders have made 18 water rescues following heavy rains.
Lake County Sheriff's Office spokesman Chris Covelli says most of the...
Cubs face off against the Pirates in division matchup
Pittsburgh Pirates (65-82, fifth in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (78-68, second in the NL Central)
Chicago; Friday, 4 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Pirates: Steven Brault (4-4, 4.13...
Chicago White Sox to visit the Seattle Mariners
Chicago White Sox (64-82, third in the AL Central) vs. Seattle Mariners (60-87, fifth in the AL West)
Seattle; Friday, 10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: White Sox: Dylan Covey (1-8, 7.69...
Chicago plays FC Dallas in a non-conference matchup
FC Dallas (12-10-7, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Chicago Fire (8-12-10, 10th in the Eastern Conference)
Lawyers: Hastert trying to take back sexual-abuse admissions
CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has sought to retract key admissions he made during his federal criminal case years ago that he sexually abused a then-high school student,...
Packers’ revamped defense looks to slow Dalvin Cook
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers strolled into Chicago for the season opener boasting a revamped defense with several expensive additions, and suffocated quarterback Mitchell Trubisky...
Dozier’s homer sends Royals past Giolito, White Sox, 6-3
CHICAGO (AP) — Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost likes to think his team has moved forward despite its 55-92 record this season. Its recent play vouches for that, at least for now.
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University of Illinois system says enrollment at record high
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois system is reporting enrollment at its three campuses has reached a record high of 88,861 students.
Cook County’s chief judge elected to another 3-year term
CHICAGO (AP) — Timothy C. Evans has retained his post as chief judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County.
Evans, who has held the post for 18 years, was elected Thursday by his fellow judges...
Chicago schools to overhaul handling of sex abuse complaints
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public Schools will overhaul how it handles sexual abuse complaints after a federal investigation found "tragic and inexcusable" problems following student complaints, the...
R. Kelly a no-show in court on Minnesota solicitation charge
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Singer R. Kelly was a no-show for an initial court appearance in a Minnesota case in which he is accused of offering a 17-year-old girl $200 to take off her clothes and dance in...
After missed embezzlement sentencing, ex-mayor found dead
POSEN, Ill. (AP) — A former mayor of a Chicago suburb was found dead after failing to show up for sentencing in an embezzlement case.
Former Posen mayor Donald W. Schupek was found dead in...
Report: Chicago spent $213M on lawyers in police cases
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago has paid private attorneys $213 million to handle police or misconduct cases over the past 15 years, in addition to the $757 million paid to resolve the cases through...
Federal investigation finds Chicago schools’ handling of sex abuse complaints ‘tragic and inexcusable’
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal investigation finds Chicago schools' handling of sex abuse complaints 'tragic and inexcusable'
Teacher convicted of failing to report suspected child abuse
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago elementary school teacher has been found guilty of failing to report suspected child abuse.
The Kane County State's Attorney says a jury this week...
Padres, streaking Myers set for matchup with Cubs
Chicago Cubs (77-68, second in the NL Central) vs. San Diego Padres (68-77, fourth in the NL West)
San Diego; Thursday, 3 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Yu Darvish (5-6, 4.12 ERA)...
Lopez scheduled to start for Kansas City against Chicago
Kansas City Royals (54-92, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (64-81, third in the AL Central)
Soler hits 2 homers, Royals beat White Sox 8-6
CHICAGO (AP) — Kansas City manager Ned Yost believed Jorge Soler would be a great hitter when the Royals traded for the slugger before the 2017 season.
DeShields leads Sky 105-75 rout of Mercury in playoff opener
CHICAGO (AP) — Diamond DeShields scored 25 points and the fifth-seeded Chicago Sky used a dominating second half for a 105-76 win over the eighth-seeded Phoenix Mercury in a first-round,...
Alleged street gang member pleads guilty to racketeering
CHICAGO (AP) — A member of a Chicago street gang implicated in drug trafficking and deadly violence on the city's West Side has pleaded guilty to federal racketeering conspiracy...
Judge: Hastert victim broke terms of $3.5M hush-money deal
CHICAGO (AP) — A former student who Dennis Hastert sexually abused decades ago breached an unwritten $3.5 million hush-money agreement with the former U.S. House Speaker by telling family members...
Griner returns after injuring knee in first half
CHICAGO (AP) — Phoenix center Brittney Griner returned to start the second half with a brace on her left knee after injuring it in the second quarter against Chicago on Wednesday...
Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky attempts to bounce back again
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky has been down this road before after a rough game as Chicago Bears quarterback.
A poor night against the Green Bay Packers in Thursday's season...
Principal quits after sexual misconduct allegations surface
MATTESON, Ill. (AP) — A suburban middle school principal has resigned after his superiors learned that an investigation into "sexually harassing misconduct" allegations while he worked for the...
Illinois sues pharmaceutical companies over opioid crisis
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul has filed a lawsuit against several pharmaceutical companies, including Johnson & Johnson, alleging they carried out "unfair and deceptive"...
Wife of alderman to be chief justice on Illinois high court
CHICAGO (AP) — The wife of a powerful Chicago alderman facing federal corruption allegations will become the Illinois Supreme Court's next chief justice.
Chicago-area woman charged in fatal hit-and-run crash
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago-area woman is facing charges in the hit-and-run death of a motorcyclist.
Crystal Lake Police say 53-year-old Carolyn A. Tyrell of Crystal Lake has been...
Woman sitting in Chicago house shot in head by passing car
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman is in critical condition after a bullet fired from a passing car pierced her front window and struck her in the head as she sat in her living room.