Once Homeless, Former Downers North Star Says Football Saved His LifeNFL dreams will come true for hundreds of college football players starting a week from Thursday. Downers Grove native Vontae Diggs has been hard at work to make sure his name is called during the 2018 Draft.
Take Two: Finally, Cubs Open Season At WrigleyThousands of fans are heading back to Wrigley Field for the Cubs’ postponed home opener against the Pirates.
Cubs Place Rizzo On DL; Call Up Navarro From IowaAhead of their home opener, the Cubs have placed first baseman Anthony Rizzo on the 10-day disabled list, due to a back problem.
Bulls Drop 3rd Straight In 114-105 Loss To NetsFormer Net Sean Kilpatrick was one of seven players for the Bulls to score in double figures, tallying 16 points.
Cubs Postpone Home Opener At Snowy Wrigley FieldThe Friendly Confines aren't quite so friendly ahead of the Cubs' home opener on Monday, with a dusting of snow coating the field overnight, prompting the team to push back the game against the Pirates by an hour.
Commander Bauer's Family To Present Game Ball At White Sox Home OpenerThe family of fallen Chicago Police Commander Paul Bauer will present the official game ball on Thursday when the White Sox host their home opener.
Emanuel Makes Final Four Bet With Ann Arbor MayorMayor Rahm Emanuel is making a friendly wager with his counterpart in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for Saturday’s Final Four game between the Loyola Ramblers and the Michigan Wolverines.
Loyola's Sister Jean Vs. Michigan's Grammie Rose? 'We'll See What Happens'The Loyola Ramblers and Michigan Wolverines are getting ready for their Final Four matchup on Saturday, and the biggest -- if most polite -- trash talk might be coming from two elderly ladies.
Two Busloads Of Loyola Students Take Last-Minute Road Trip To Final FourThe students said they just couldn’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
'Just An Unreal Feeling' As Loyola Ramblers Approach Final FourLoyola hits the hardwood Saturday for their game against Michigan, but the team got a first look at the court at the Alamodome on Thursday.
Rizzo Comes Out Swinging At 'Losers' For Bullying Parkland Survivors“You hear all these things, and it’s like how can you even say this. Where is your heart? Where is your sense of sympathy? You know, it’s as real as it gets. You don’t think it’s real, go there,” Rizzo said.
Daryl Thomas, Montini Coach, Starter On Hoosiers' 1987 Title Team, DiesThomas had been the basketball coach at Montini Catholic High School in suburban Chicago since 2015. The school says Thomas died Wednesday from a heart attack.