U.S.

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

December Trial Date Set In Adrian Peterson Abuse Case

Peterson won’t be returning to the field anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Thomas Mueller and Germany won a World Cup final that set television viewership records in America. (Getty Images)

Germany-Argentina Sets World Cup Final Viewership Record In U.S.

World Cup interest has grown in America.

07/14/2014

Belgium striker Eden Hazard, right, (Getty Images)

5 Things To Know About Belgium Ahead Of USA Matchup

Belgium hasn’t erupted yet offensively, but it has a stable of young, talented forwards.

CBS Chicago–06/30/2014

USA soccer fans celebrate in Chicago's Grant Park. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Soccer Gets Boost In U.S. From Young, Informed Fans

TV ratings for Team USA’s World Cup games have been terrific.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

U.S. midfielder Jermaine Jones. (Getty Images)

USA’s Jones Has Broken Nose But Will Be Good To Go

Also, Jozy Altidore’s status remains unclear for Tuesday’s round of 16 match against Belgium.

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

Team USA striker Jozy Altidore will miss Thursday's match against Germany with a strained left hamstring. (Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Altidore To Miss Portugal Match

Team USA still hasn’t revealed the severity of Jozy Altidore’s left hamstring strain, but it’s not good.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

Team USA midfielder Michael Bradley. (Getty Images)

Team USA Confident Ahead Of World Cup Opener

Team USA plays nemesis Ghana tonight at 5 p.m. in Natal, Brazil.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2014

Canada's Jonathan Toews, left, and Team USA's Joe Pavelski. (John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images)

Canada’s Olympic Hockey Win Could Be NHL Farewell

Some NHL owners aren’t happy that their multimillion-dollar investments are risking injury.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Jonathan Quick. (Getty Images)

USA, Canada Pick Starting Goalies For Openers

Team USA will go with Jonathan Quick, while Canada gives Carey Price the nod initially.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2014

Dallas Wiens appeared in Chicago on Wednesday Dec. 4, 2013. (Mike Krauser/CBS)

Face-Transplant Recipient: ‘My Entire Story Is A Miracle’

Dallas Wiens asks that people consider donating their faces, much like they might agree to donate their organs if they happen to die prematurely.

12/04/2013

Brandt Snedeker of the USA signs autographs for fans during a practice round during the fourth preview day of The 39th Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club on September 27, 2012 in Medinah, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ryder Cup: Friday Morning’s Foursome Pairings

Brandt Snedeker won’t have to wait long to get his first taste of the Ryder Cup. He will join Jim Furyk in the opening foursomes match Friday against Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy, the No. 1 player in the world.

09/27/2012

NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. (Credit: CBS)

U Of C Professor: NATO Is In Crisis As It Comes To Chicago

NATO is coming to Chicago for its 25th summit meeting next month, and this week, WBBM Newsradio is looking at why, and why Chicago.

WBBM Newsradio–04/16/2012

Grim faces tell the story Thursday as the stock market plummets. (AP)

Anxiety Prevails On First Day Of Trading Since Downgrade

All signs point to another rough day in the financial markets Monday morning, on the first day of trading since the historic U.S. credit downgrade.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011

Japan's players celebrate after the FIFA Women's Football World Cup final match Japan vs USA on July 17, 2011 in Frankfurt am Main, western Germany. (Photo credit: CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan Wins 1st World Cup Title In Penalty Shootout

Japan has won the Women’s World Cup, stunning the United States 4-1 in a penalty shootout Sunday night after finishing in a 2-2 tie.

07/17/2011

Threatening Letter

Threats Claim Nuclear Bombs Hidden All Over U.S.

The threats came in the mail and to date, there have been 25 letters that warn of nuclear bombs destroying America.

CBS 2–03/29/2011