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  • Royals break out for 7-1 win over White Sox

    CHICAGO – Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Rizzo hits 2 homers as Cubs beat Padres 6-0

    CHICAGO – Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven innings in his return from the minor leagues on Tuesday night, leading the ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Bulls sign forward McDermott, guard Brooks

    CHICAGO – The Bulls say they have signed Doug McDermott, their first-round draft pick and last season's college player of the year.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Cubs designate Barney, activate Bonifacio

    CHICAGO – The Cubs took another step toward the future on Tuesday, designating second baseman Darwin Barney for assignment.
    July 22, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Chargers cut NIU grad English

    SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Chargers have released outside linebacker Northern Illinois University graduate Larry English, a former first-round pick.
    July 22, 2014 - 8:58 pm
  • Q&A with former Bears DL Steve McMichael, 1985 Super Bowl champ

    Former Bears defensive lineman and 1985 Super Bowl champion Steve “Mongo” McMichael came to Lake in the Hills on Monday for an event to raise awarenes ...
    July 22, 2014 - 8:59 pm
  • NIU football on track with season ticket sales

    To Chris Radford, with the success Northern Illinois football program has had, the Huskies sell themselves these days.
    July 22, 2014 - 8:54 pm
  • NIU's Durante looks to step up in Ward’s absence

    CHICAGO – Northern Illinois won't have the pleasure of having No. 6 under center this year. The Husk ...
    July 22, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Sale pitches White Sox past Royals

    CHICAGO – About the only pitch that Chris Sale wouldn't make Monday night was his case for the American League's Cy Young Award.
    July 21, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Carey not settled on starting quarterback...Yet

    CHICAGO – Rod Carey knows he has to name a starting quarterback at some point.Exactly when the secon ...
    July 22, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Frazier: Big NIU scheduling announcement coming

    CHICAGO – Northern Illinois will have some major football scheduling announcements soon. At NIU's an ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Bears: Punt-, kick-return duties up for grabs

    This is the last in a series of Bears position breakdowns by the Chicago Football staff leading up to the start of training camp Friday in Bourbonnais ...
    July 22, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • Bulls re-sign Kirk Hinrich to 2-year deal

    The Chicago Bulls have made some big changes this summer as they try to beef up their roster and make a run at the Eastern Conference crown.
    July 21, 2014 - 3:37 pm
  • Bourbonnais prepares to feed hungry Bears and fans

    BOURBONNAIS – You might not think local businesses would be happy about the prospect of hulking Bears roaming town, but when those bears are the kind ...
    July 21, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Rizzo's big catch backfires, Cubs lose to D-Backs

    PHOENIX (AP) — Things are going so badly for the Chicago Cubs, even a spectacular play backfires.Fir ...
    July 20, 2014 - 11:02 pm
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