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2013 Marathon Economic Impact Exceeded $250M

2013 Marathon Economic Impact Exceeded $250M

The 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated more than $253 million worth of economic activity for the area... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Bears Fans Get Least Bang for Their Buck in NFL

Bears Fans Get Least Bang for Their Buck in NFL

When Chicago Bears fans attend games at Soldier Field, they get the least bang for their buck in terms of how... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Jackie Robinson West Beats Philly 6-5

Jackie Robinson West Beats Philly 6-5

Chicago team is two wins away from Little League World Series championship. Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Charges Filed Against Teens Who Entered Ray Allen's Home

Charges Filed Against Teens Who Entered Ray Allen's Home

The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office filed trespassing charges against the seven people who walked into... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Giants Rolls Past Cubs

Giants Rolls Past Cubs

Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his fifth start with San Francisco, and the Giants rolled past the Chicago... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
White Sox Top Orioles 4-3

White Sox Top Orioles 4-3

After the Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Wednesday night, Nelson Cruz said he was more focused on... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Jackie Robinson West to Face Mo'ne Davis, Philly

Jackie Robinson West to Face Mo'ne Davis, Philly

Winner of Thursday's game will play in U.S. title game. Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Vegas Spoils Mo'ne's Night at Little League World Series, Beats Philly 8-1

Vegas Spoils Mo'ne's Night at Little League World Series, Beats Philly...

Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams,... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

Some hard-hitting Las Vegas batters may have gotten the better of Philadelphia's Taney Dragons at the Little League... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Rose Sits Out Team USA Game

Rose Sits Out Team USA Game

Bulls guard sits out exhibition game and two practices with Team USA. Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Cubs' Rain-Shortened Victory Overturned

Cubs' Rain-Shortened Victory Overturned

Game to be continued Thursday after Giants' protest upheld. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

John Powell has dealt with many health challenges since he served in the Vietnam War, but he never lets that... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Bears Could Benefit from New Practice Squad Rules

Bears Could Benefit from New Practice Squad Rules

The NFL has announced that they will be expanding practice squads from eight to ten players this season, and... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Palmer to Back-Up Cutler Friday Night

Palmer to Back-Up Cutler Friday Night

The Chicago Bears are taking on the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks on Friday night, and it will... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Jeremy Morin

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Jeremy Morin

While Jeremy Morin was only an occasional contributor for the Chicago Blackhawks in the 2013-14 campaign, there were... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Wounded Sergeant: Valor Games Re-Instill Camaraderie, Competition

Wounded Sergeant: Valor Games Re-Instill Camaraderie, Competition

08/19/14: USAF Tech. Sgt. Israel Del Toro was burned on more than 80 percent of his body in an IED explosion... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

One of the founding members of the Taney Youth Baseball Association shares the history of the league. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Home

Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Home

Documents show payments not made on South Holland home owned by Wade and his ex-wife since November 2013. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Ditka Calls Redskins Name Controversy

Ditka Calls Redskins Name Controversy "Stupid"

Count former Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka among those who doesn't see anything wrong with the Washington Redskins... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
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