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  • Spieth wins a stunner at Chambers Bay for US Open title

    UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – Another major for Jordan Spieth. Another stunning loss for Dustin Johnson.
    June 21, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Arrieta pitches shutout, Fowler hits slam, Cubs beat Twins

    MINNEAPOLIS – After botching an easy comebacker to the mound in the third inning, Jake Arrieta made certain he never lost control of the game.
    June 21, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Beckham's HR gives White Sox win over Texas in 11

    CHICAGO – Along with many of the White Sox hitters, Gordon Beckham hasn't been pleased with his lack of offensive production.
    June 21, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Castro lifts Cubs in 10 innings

    MINNEAPOLIS – Starlin Castro atoned for a costly error the previous night with a two-run single in the in the 10th inning Saturday, helping the Cubs t ...
    June 20, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • White Sox end 8-game skid, beat Rangers

    CHICAGO – The White Sox mustered just enough offense, and their bullpen hung on for the team's first victory in 10 days.
    June 20, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Chicago Bears LB Pernell McPhee adds versatility to game

    LAKE FOREST – The ball hiked for one of the last passes of the Bears offseason practices, and Pernell McPhee did something he’d rarely done before. He ...
    June 19, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • Rizzo hits 2 home runs, but Hughes, Twins clobber Chicago Cubs

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Despite the two home runs by Anthony Rizzo, the Chicago Cubs had one of those forgettable nights.
    June 19, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Moreland pinch-hit single lifts Rangers over Chicago White Sox

    CHICAGO – Pinch-hitter Mitch Moreland drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single off closer David Robertson in the ninth inning, and the Texas Range ...
    June 19, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Football: Sycamore's Nick Niemann to join brother at Iowa

    Nick Niemann will be joining his brother in the Big Ten. The Sycamore tight end and linebacker, ente ...
    June 20, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • NIU professor explores the physics behind baseball

    Northern Illinois assistant professor of particle physics Jahred Adelman spoke at STEM Cafe about the physics of baseball at a local restaurant on Wed ...
    June 19, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Local golf courses hoping to be open after recent flooding

    This weekend was supposed to be a big one for the local golf courses.Now they’re scrambling to even ...
    June 19, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • City: 2 million attended Chicago Blackhawks parade, rally

    CHICAGO – Crowd estimates are in and the city of Chicago says about 2 million people attended the parade and rally honoring the Blackhawks' Stanley Cu ...
    June 19, 2015 - 8:46 am
  • NIU approves $360K for football team air charter

    The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees approved a request Thursday to purchase an air charter service for the football team’s upcoming sea ...
    June 19, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Tiger Woods shoots 80: Henrik Stenson, Dustin Johnson share U.S. Open lead

    UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – One mystery was solved Thursday in the U.S. Open.Chambers Bay can be as ha ...
    June 19, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Cleveland Indians get past Chicago Cubs; Kyle Schwarber hits 1st home run

    CLEVELAND – Rookie Giovanny Urshela’s seventh-inning single drove in the go-ahead run and the Cleveland Indians beat the Cubs 4-3 on Thursday night.
    June 19, 2015 - 12:37 am
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