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Man shot, seriously wounded in Englewood
2 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Ashlee Rezin
A man was shot and seriously wounded late Saturday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.

Man wounded in Chatham shooting
37 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Daniel Brown
A man was wounded in a shooting late Saturday in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side.

Two men shot in Austin
41 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
Two men were shot Saturday night in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

Man shot in Austin
58 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Daniel Brown
A man was shot late Saturday in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

Three wounded in Humboldt Park shooting
1 hour ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
Three people were wounded in a Humboldt Park neighborhood shooting Saturday night on the West Side.

‘Harry Potter’ return had kids, adults eager for midnight release
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Zachary Saltzman
Saturday’s midnight release of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” showed the former boy wizard still can work a spell on fans. Kids, with parents in tow, lined up at. […]

16-year-old boy shot in West Pullman
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
A 16-year-old boy was shot Saturday night in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side.

Dear Abby: Stay in my job, or move with my partner?
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Abigail Van Buren
Teacher torn about whether to give up his salary and support his partner’s dream of being a flight attendant in another city.

Georgia Nicols horoscopes for July 31, 2016
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Georgia Nicols
Moon Alert We have the “all clear” today to do business. The Moon is in Cancer. Aries (March 21-April 19) Unexpected invitations and social diversions, especially invol. […]

Elgin man charged after 7-hour standoff with police
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A northwest suburban man is facing misdemeanor charges after a seven-hour barricade situation in Elgin.

Man charged with killing 17-year-old boy in Calumet City
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 19-year-old man has been charged with fatally shooting a 17-year-old boy last weekend in south suburban Calumet City.

Lollapalooza Day 3 features founder Perry Ferrell, Grimes, more
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Jacob Wittich
Hundreds of thousands of people flooded Grant Park for the third day of Lollapalooza. In past years, that would be all. But with an extra day added this year to celebrate t. […]

Man in Darth Vader mask holds up Geneva bank at gunpoint
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man wearing a Darth Vader mask robbed a bank at gunpoint Friday afternoon in the far western suburbs.

BROWN: State rep, adopted, ‘always wanted a sister,’ now has 3
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mark Brown
State Rep. Sara Feigenholtz, active in adoption issues and adopted herself, has reunited with her three biological sisters.

White Sox, moving past Sale fiasco, get past Twins in 10
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Daryl Van Schouwen
MINNEAPOLIS – Chris Sale started making the rounds with teammates and White Sox officials Thursday night after the Cubs beat him in his return to the White Sox at Wrigley. […]

WATCHDOGS: 18 aldermen avoid hefty property-tax hikes, 5 pay less
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Tim Novak
Three of every four property owners in Chicago have been hit with higher property taxes this year, a Chicago Sun-Times analysis shows — often thousands of dollars more an. […]

Man, 60, driving in South Chicago, hit in leg by errant gunfire
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 60-year-old man caught was shot in the left leg Saturday night, apparently by errant gunfire, while driving Saturday night in South Chicago. The police said the man wasn. […]

Ex-Rep. Lipinski drops federal lobbying after Sun-Times/BGA story
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Chuck Neubauer and Sandy Bergo
Former U.S. Rep. Bill Lipinski has dropped his federal lobbying practice after the Chicago Sun-Times and the Better Government Association reported the longtime Chicago con. […]

Man, 21, shot dead in Woodlawn
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 21-year-old man was shot to death in Saturday in Woodlawn on the South Side in what the police said they believe was a gang-related shooting. It happened around 7:15 p.m.. […]

3rd cop suspended in fatal shooting of man, 18, shot in the back
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A third Chicago cop involved in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old man Thursday night in South Shore has been “relieved of his police powers” by Supt. Eddie Johnson a. […]

7 decades later, WWII Marine Charles Oetjen buried in Alsip
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Andy Grimm
Marine pallbearers in dress blues carried Pfc. Charles Oetjen to the grave Saturday, ending a journey spanning more than 10,000 miles and seven decades. In 1943, Oetjen lef. […]

SWEET: After Trump tweak, Democrats plant their flags
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Lynn Sweet
By the end of the Democratic convention — and at a Clinton-Kaine rally Friday — U.S. flags were all over, an apparent fix to a Trump-fueled problem.

Headline-worthy ‘Newsies’ dances back into town in bravura form
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Hedy Weiss
Not since the Jets and the Sharks leapt onto the stage and snapped their fingers in “West Side Story” has there been a musical in which dance has played such an altoget. […]

Man, 20, shot, wounded in Bronzeville back yard
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A 20-year-old man was shot in the arm and buttocks Saturday in the back yard of a home in Bronzeville on the South Side. Someone walked up to him about 6:30 p.m. in the 300. […]

The people Rod Blagojevich left behind
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – David Mendell
In December 2011, before sentencing Rod Blagojevich to 14 years in prison, U.S. District Judge James Zagel scolded the former governor not only for disappointing the people. […]

How Important is Eddie Lacy to a Packers Offensive Rejuvenation?
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
It says something about the expectations for a football team when 10 wins and a wild-card berth is considered a disappointment. But that’s the word many would use to descri. […]

Jordy Nelson Injury: Updates on Packers WR’s Knee and Recovery
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will not start training camp on the field as he recovers from a knee injury. Nelson underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL suff. […]

Breaking down the Bears’ 2016 schedule
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune


Will Tayo Fabuluje step up and win a job this summer?
4 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?
4 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?
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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
4 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. […]