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Throwing away the key: Locking down the slide in the IDNR
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Dale Bowman
In a goose pit last fall conversation swirled, as conversations do in a pit, to the Lockbox constitution amendment, approved by 80 percent of Illinois voters. I bitched abo. […]

Obama guidance press schedule Jan. 18, 2017. Last news conference
2 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Lynn Sweet
Below, from the White House….. THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 17, 2017 DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUA. […]

Police: Multiple parked vehicles stolen on South Side
3 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
Police are warning residents about a series of vehicle thefts reported earlier this month on the South Side.

Man shot in South Shore
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
A man was shot early Wednesday in the South Shore neighborhood.

Police: 2 dead, 11 wounded in Tuesday shootings across Chicago
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sun-Times Wire
Two men were killed and at least 11 other people were wounded in shootings Tuesday across the city, according to Chicago Police.

Firefighter injured while battling Austin blaze
6 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Ashlee Rezin
A firefighter was injured while battling a blaze early Wednesday at a home in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

Police: Man shot to death in Austin
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Ashlee Rezin
A man was shot to death late Tuesday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

IPRA releases video from fatal November police shooting
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
IPRA on Tuesday released surveillance video of Chicago Police officers fatally shooting a man who fired on another man last fall.

Dear Abby: When my kids get loud, I lose it
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Abigail Van Buren
Mom feels terrible whenever her patience runs out and she shouts at her two children.

Georgia Nicols horoscopes for Jan. 18, 2017
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Georgia Nicols
Moon Alert We have the “all clear” today to shop and do business. The Moon is in Libra. Aries (March 21-April 19) In the next four weeks, you will be more popular. Enjo. […]

1 wounded in Lawndale shooting
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man was wounded in a Lawndale drive-by shooting late Tuesday on the West Side.

Man shot, critically wounded in Hyde Park
8 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man in his 20s was critically wounded in a Hyde Park shooting Tuesday night on the South Side.

Vinnie Hinostroza’s two third-period goals lift Hawks to wild win
9 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mark Lazerus
All five Hawks goals come from their bottom-six in ragged, but entertaining, victory over lowly Avalanche.

Police: 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at Subway shop in Chatham
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
A man was fatally shot and two more people were wounded inside a Subway restaurant in the South Side Chatham neighborhood, according to police.

Jimmy Butler is hunting down wins over All-Star Games these days
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Joe Cowley
Butler did his part on Tuesday, falling a rebound short of the triple-double, but the Bulls once again battled inconsistency in the loss to the Mavs.

Brenda Barnes, 63, ex-Sara Lee CEO, dies: ‘Just the perfect mom’
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Sam Charles
Brenda Barnes, the former CEO of Sara Lee, died Tuesday afternoon, family members said. She was 63.

Antonio Brown video derails AFC Championship clash
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Nancy Armour | USA Today
The video of Mike Tomlin’s postgame locker-room speech Sunday is the theme of the week.

Sweet: Obama taps Jarrett, Rice, other pals, for JFK arts board
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Lynn Sweet
Under the headline, “President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts,” the White House has announced appointments on 15 days since Nov. 3.

Man shows up at hospital after West Garfield Park shooting
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Francesca Gattuso
A man walked into a hospital after being shot in the leg Tuesday night in the West Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

Police: 5-year-old girl accidentally shot herself on West Side
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Mitchell Armentrout
Family members took a 5-year-old girl to a Near West Side hospital after she was shot in the abdomen Tuesday night.

Tourney talk already? Wildcats looking good; Illini, not so much
11 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Steve Greenberg
The NCAA tourney still is two months away — an eternity, right? Yet it’ll be here in the blink of an eye. Will Illinois and/or Northwestern be in it?

Purdue dominates Illinois in Big Ten play
11 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – By Jeff Washburn | Associated Press
Isaac Haas and Caleb Swanigan combined for 46 points to lead No. 21 Purdue to a 91-68 rout of Illinois in West Lafayette, Indiana.

The changes of winter: Chicago fishing, Midwest Fishing Report
12 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Dale Bowman
Conditions are changing yet again with a serious January thaw already underway and actually forecast in the 50s by the weekend; that headlines this sprawling raw-file Midwe. […]

Police: $1,000 reward for info in Naperville identity theft
12 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Francesca Gattuso
Naperville police are offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest of a man linked to an ongoing identity theft investigation.

Northwestern men’s basketball has NCAA tournament in its sights
12 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times – Rick Telander
RICK TELANDER: The Wildcats are in position to reach the Big Dance for the first time in their history.

Aaron Rodgers 1st QB to Throw for 350+ Yards in Consecutive Postseason Games
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers finished Sunday’s 34-31 win over the Dallas Cowboys with 356 yards passing. In doing so, he became the first signal-caller to th. […]

Packers vs. Cowboys: Full Report Card Grades for Green Bay
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers punched their ticket to the NFC Championship Game on Sunday with a walk-off win over the Dallas Cowboys on a 51-yard Mason Crosby field goal. They are. […]

Morgan Burnett Injury: Updates on Packers Safety’s Quad and Return
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers announced safety Morgan Burnett will not return to Sunday’s NFC Divisional Round game against the Dallas Cowboys after suffering a quad injury. Contin. […]

Damarious Randall Injury: Updates on Packers CB’s Foot and Return
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarious Randall was nursing a foot injury that put his status for Sunday’s NFC divisional-round playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys up in. […]

Sam Shields Charged with Drug, Paraphernalia Possession from October Arrest
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields has been charged with two misdemeanors stemming from an police investigation that started back in October.  According to Wisconsin. […]

Darren Perry Arrested: Latest Details, Comments on Packers Safety Coach
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers safeties coach Darren Perry is due to make a court appearance Feb. 23 after he was charged with first-offense drunken driving for an incident that occurre. […]

Jordy Nelson Injury Update: Packers WR Ruled Out vs. Cowboys
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers don’t play until Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, but they already know wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s rib injury will prevent him from taking part in. […]

Breaking down the Bears’ 2016 schedule
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 months ago   Chicago Bears – Chicago Tribune


Will Tayo Fabuluje step up and win a job this summer?
9 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?
9 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?
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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
9 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. […]