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  • Track: Kwaza relishes experience at Olympic trials

    Lake Kwaza was gunning for a personal best.While she came up short of one of her goals of finishing ...
    July 14, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • MVP Hosmer, Perez lift AL to All-Star win, Series home field

    SAN DIEGO – Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez made sure the Kansas City Royals will start at home, sweet, home if they get a chance to defend their World ...
    July 14, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • 2016 Chicago Bears training camp preview: Running Backs

    The last time Matt Forte wasn’t leading the Bears’ running backs onto the Olivet Nazarene University fields at training camp was 2007. This summer, th ...
    July 12, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Softball: Christ Community II stays perfect in DeKalb church softball

    Christ Community II had one of their toughest games of the year, but managed to stay perfect with an 8-6 win over Immanuel Lutheran in the DeKalb Coun ...
    July 12, 2016 - 4:56 pm
  • Softball: Townsend commits to 4-year college after stint at Kish

    Plenty of colleges offer softball. But one that offers rodeo, men's volleyball and women's wrestling is an athlete's school – or at least that's how J ...
    July 12, 2016 - 10:36 pm
  • Joe Paterno knew of child abuse by Jerry Sandusky as early as 1976, court documents show

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – A judge in Philadelphia released the records more than two months after he wrote that the insurance company had evidence that a man ...
    July 12, 2016 - 9:33 am
  • Off-duty Minneapolis officers walk off WNBA game over Black Lives Matter jerseys

    MINNEAPOLIS – A police union official says four off-duty Minneapolis officers working a WNBA game walked off the job at the city's Target Center arena ...
    July 12, 2016 - 8:52 am
  • Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO – Chris Sale can admit it now: He was a little too in love with the strikeout.He led the A ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • 2016 Chicago Bears training camp preview: Quarterbacks

    Jay Cutler enters his seventh training camp with the Bears as the second-oldest player on the team and the second-longest-tenured, both longevity stan ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • Cubs celebrate 1st half as San Diego reminds of painful past

    SAN DIEGO – Goose Gossage keeps a bottle of Weibel Vineyards champagne with "Cubs" on the label perched on a shelf in his pantry, a reminder of when C ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Giancarlo Stanton beats Frazier in All-Star Home Run Derby

    SAN DIEGO – Giancarlo Stanton wore out Petco Park with a record display of power in the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night, peppering every landm ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:16 pm
  • Soccer: Aurora team gives local players a chance to continue career

    NORTH AURORA – College soccer is usually the end of the line for athletes looking to play at an advanced level, but a team out of Aurora has changed t ...
    July 12, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • Football: NIU's Lurry named to Thorpe watch list

    Northern Illinois University All-American Shawun Lurry was named to his second preseason watch list this year when he was placed on the 2016 Jim Thorp ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Solo makes history in friendly win Saturday

    DeKalb County residents who made the trek down to Soldier Field for the friendly between the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team and South Africa on Sat ...
    July 10, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Bryant leads Cubs to 6-5 win against Pirates

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kris Bryant wouldn't let another win slip away.After Chicago squandered two leads, ...
    July 10, 2016 - 10:54 pm
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