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Man gets 55 years in prison for sexually abusing young girl
35 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
A former Aurora man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing a young girl over several years in multiple states.

GOP adds measure to stopgap bill to aid Mattis’ confirmation
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Andrew Taylor | Associated Press
Word of the bill came around the same time that Trump formally announced he had selected retired Gen. James Mattis for the top Pentagon job.

Dear Abby: May I fantasize my husband’s a woman?
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Abigail Van Buren
Married to a wonderful man who doesn’t want her to act on her bisexuality, readers wants the OK to use her imagination during their intimate moments.

Georgia Nicols horoscopes for Dec. 7, 2016
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Georgia Nicols
Moon Alert Caution: Avoid shopping or big decisions after 8 a.m. Chicago time. The Moon is in Pisces. Aries (March 21-April 19) Great news! The next four weeks are fabulous. […]

2 killed, 10 wounded in Tuesday shootings on South, West sides
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
Two people were killed and at least 10 more wounded in shootings on Chicago’s South and West sides.

Man, 49, in serious condition after East Garfield Park shooting
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 49-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

Man shot in back on West Side
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man was shot in the back Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Just before 7 p.m., the 30-year-old was inside a car in the 2800 block of. […]

Man shot while walking out of Back of the Yards home
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
Someone shot an 18-year-old man in the leg as he walked out of a Back of the Yards neighborhood home Tuesday evening on the South Side.

Police: Married couple shot to death inside Burbank home
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 62-year-old woman and her 64-year-old husband were found shot to death inside their home Tuesday evening in southwest suburban Burbank.

Blackhawks coast past Coyotes; Brent Seabrook injured
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mark Lazerus
Woeful Coyotes a perfect pick-me-up for the goal-starved Blackhawks.

Rajon Rondo doesn’t deny that he threw a towel in a coach’s face
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Joe Cowley
Following the 102-91 loss in Detroit, Rondo discussed the run-in he had with assistant coach Jim Boylen, and said he needed to handle it better.

Cubs near trade for closer Davis as Maddon underscores need
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Gordon Wittenmyer
Cubs manager Joe Maddon said the close calls in Game 7 last month haven’t made him rethink the way he scripts pitching plans.

Police: Shots fired at CPD officers for 4th time in a week
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Francesca Gattuso
Shots were fired at Chicago Police officers Tuesday night in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood, marking at least the fourth time officers hav

2 NIU seniors are finalists in NASA competition
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Alexandra Olsen
Mechanical engineering students Kyle Bodie and David Frey are part of a team competing for $1.2 million in NASA’s Space Race Startup Challenge.

Perch improving, some ice fishing coming: Midwest Fishing Report
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Dale Bowman
Improving perch action on southern Lake Michigan and the beginning of first ice leads this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report. The MFR for Chicago fishing appears in. […]

White Sox not done dealing after Sale trade
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Daryl Van Schouwen
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – It wouldn’t make sense to trade away Chris Sale and stop there. For the White Sox, more trades are on the way. A lot more. “If a team was inter. […]

Man dies 5 years after South Shore drive-by shooting
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man died last month, almost five years to the day after he was shot in the South Shore neighborhood.

‘We will not rest’: Hundreds gather at vigil for boxer Ed Brown
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sam Charles
Hundreds gathered at the Garfield Park fieldhouse Tuesday night in honor of slain Chicago boxer Ed “Bad Boy” Brown, who was fatally shot on Saturday.

27-year-old man shot in Austin
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Francesca Gattuso
A 27-year-old man was shot in the hip ad back Tuesday evening in the West Side Austin neighborhoo

The return of Michael Carter-Williams is back on hold
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Joe Cowley
A visit to team doctors on Tuesday led to Carter-Williams going back in a flexible cast (left wrist) for at least another 10 days.

Missing man found slain inside home cops had previously visited
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
Police in Riverdale are conducting an “internal review” after a missing man was found killed inside a home that officers previously visited.

Mihalopoulos: Ally of Rauner and Trump sails into port job
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Dan Mihalopoulos
While Bruce Rauner skipped his party’s convention last summer, Palatine GOP leader Aaron Del Mar cheered Trump enthusiastically from the arena floor.

Sweet: Trump tells Boeing, ‘You’re fired.’ Almost.
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Lynn Sweet
“Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!” Trump said

Editorial: Berrios should heed court, clean up his act
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Editorial Board
Cook County’s taxpayers have been paying the lawyers for both sides of these cases for a long time.

Brown: Term limits might be the answer, after all
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mark Brown
The General Assembly should approve a constitutional amendment limiting the terms of state legislators and members of the executive branch.

Packers vs. Texans: Full Report Card Grades for Green Bay
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
From Randall Cobb’s jubilant snow angel after his touchdown reception in the second quarter to fullback Aaron Ripkowski enthusiastically spiking the football after his scor. […]

Damarious Randall Injury: Updates on Packers CB’s Groin and Return
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarious Randall was dealing with a groin injury that put his status for a Week 13 game against the Houston Texans up in the air. However, th. […]

Breaking down the Bears’ 2016 schedule
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Chicago Tribune staff
Time to free up your fall Sundays. And a couple of Monday nights. And a Thursday and Saturday too. The NFL’s regular-season schedule was released Thursday night, offering. […]

Bears regular season schedule released
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Dan Wiederer
The suspense is over. The dates are set. On Thursday evening, the NFL drew back the curtain on its 2016 regular season schedule. And if you don’t have the time to dive in. […]

Bears unveil preseason schedule with dates and times
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Dan Wiederer
The Chicago Bears have announced the dates and times for their four preseason contests, setting the stage for their march toward the regular season. The official docket: Th. […]

Jared Allen signs one-day contract to retire with the Vikings
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Tribune news services
All-Pro defensive end Jared Allen has signed a one-day contract with Minnesota to officially retire as a Viking. The 12-year veteran spent half his career with the Vikings. […]

NFL draft preview: Wide receivers
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Rich Campbell
As the NFL draft nears, we’re taking a 10-day position-by-position look at what’s out there and what the Bears need. Here’s our assessment at wide receiver. Bears status On. […]

Bear Download
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Rich Campbell, Dan Wiederer
Welcome to the weekly Bear Download podcast with Rich Campbell and Dan Wiederer. Episode 3: Rich and Dan discuss Dan’s recent trip to the Masters (1:40), NFL draft options. […]

Bears Q&A: Trading picks, drafting a quarterback, Jaylon Smith and more
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune


Will Tayo Fabuluje step up and win a job this summer?
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Brad Biggs
Competition seems to be intense at guard with the acquisition of Ted Larsen and Manny Ramirez. But not so much at tackle where Charles Leno and Bobby Massie seem to be penc. […]

What’s your prediction for the Bears’ NFC North record in 2016?
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Brad Biggs
The Bears went 1-5 in the NFC North last season. What do you expect the Bears record to be in the North this season? — @NicholasMoreano  Worse, the Bears are 2-10 in the. […]

Could a potential Muhammad Wilkerson deal happen at the draft?
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Brad Biggs
In regards to a potential trade with the Jets for Muhammad Wilkerson, is it possible New York would wait until the Bears are on the clock at No. 11 to pull the trigger on a. […]

NFL to release regular-season schedule Thursday
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Tribune news services
The NFL’s 2016 regular-season schedule will be released Thursday night. The league will announce the schedule on a television show beginning at 7 p.m. As usual, the Super. […]

Agent Drew Rosenhaus to Johnny Manziel: Get help
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Tribune news services
Johnny Manziel’s agent, Drew Rosenhaus, has told the troubled quarterback to seek help or he will no longer represent him. Rosenhaus has asked Manziel to seek treatment wit. […]

Georgia pass rusher Leonard Floyd to visit Bears
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Brad Biggs
The Chicago Bears have a variety of needs when it comes to their defense and arguably the greatest missing element is an edge rusher. The club is covering all of its bases. […]

NFL draft preview: Running backs
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Dan Wiederer
As the NFL draft nears, we’re taking a 10-day position-by-position look at what’s out there and what the Bears need. Here’s our assessment at running back. Bears status Mat. […]

Bears, White Sox and more offer Blackhawks playoff support
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Lauren Comitor
As the Blackhawks begin their playoff run Wednesday night against the Blues, Chicago teams are offering their support via social media.  The Bears and White Sox both tweet. […]

Carson Wentz, Ronnie Stanley among players coming to Chicago for NFL draft
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Dan Wiederer
The NFL draft is now barely two weeks away, with a full week of festivities again planned in downtown Chicago. On Tuesday evening, the league unveiled its list of 25 colleg. […]

40 percent of former NFL players suffer from brain injuries, new study shows
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Travis M. Andrews
A study that will be presented at next week’s American Academy of Neurology (AAN) meeting offers one of the most conclusive pieces of evidence yet of a definitive link betw. […]

Q&A with Ryan Pace: Bears GM reflects on his first 15 months on the job
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Brad Biggs
Fifteen months into his job as general manager, Ryan Pace has 24 players remaining from the Bears roster before he arrived. His second trip through free agency is essential. […]

NFL announces more Chicago draft festival details
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Rich Campbell
The NFL on Friday announced additional details about the free festival downtown during the draft April 28-30. Draft Town, located in Grant Park and Congress Plaza, will be. […]

Jury: Woman did not prove she was punched by Brandon Marshall
8 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune – Tribune news services
A jury in a civil trial Friday found that a California woman failed to prove she was punched by New York Jets receiver Brandon Marshall outside a Manhattan nightclub four. […]

Preseason finale was important to Clutts
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
This week you’ll probably hear some people complain that the preseason finale is meaningless, but Bears fullback Tyler Clutts certainly won’t be among them.

Bears will look to get running game going
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears offense accomplished one key objective in last Friday night’s win over the Giants and will look to achieve another in Thursday night’s preseason finale in Clevel. […]

Bears giving Knox more time to recover
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears placed Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform list and not on season-ending injured reserve Sunday because they’re hopeful he’ll be able to play in 2012. […]

Hardin placed on IR, Knox goes on PUP
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears on Sunday placed rookie safety Brandon Hardin on injured reserve, put receiver Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list and cut 10 others.

Quigley responds to challenge in victory
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
Given the opportunity to handle all punting duties in Friday night’s preseason win over the Giants, undrafted rookie Ryan Quigley responded with an excellent performance.

Forte confident run game will improve
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Bears’ rushing attack was stuck in neutral against the Giants’ No. 1 defense Friday night, but running back Matt Forte is confident that. […]

Marshall flashes big-play ability in victory
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – When the Bears traded for Brandon Marshall in March, they envisioned the three-time Pro Bowler producing plays like the one he made in Friday. […]

Bears overcome key mistakes to win
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Jay Cutler’s 21-yard touchdown pass to Brandon Marshall was a thing of beauty Friday night against the Giants, but Bears starters didn’t gene. […]

Larry’s Bears vs. Giants updates
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories


Webb, Williams are still battling for job
4 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
J’Marcus Webb will start Friday night’s preseason game against the Giants, but Chris Williams is also expected to get first-team reps as they continue to battle for the Be. […]