NEXT YEAR THE WHITE SOX HOME OPENER IS MARCH 26 AND THE CUBS ON MARCH 30. HOW OFTEN HAS SNOW FALLEN ON THOSE DATES?

Dear Tom, Next year the White Sox home opener is March 26 and the Cubs on March 30. How often has snow fallen on those dates? Bill...

Record heat of August 1947-Cool summer turns torrid

RECORD HEAT OF AUGUST 1947-COOL SUMMER TURNS TORRID

 
 
 

JUSTIN THOMAS CRUSHES MEDINAH WITH 61, TAKES 6-SHOT LEAD

MEDINAH, Ill. - Justin Thomas opened with five straight birdies, added a pair of eagles and shattered the course record at soft, vulnerable...

PHIL VETTEL REVIEWS ABOYER & SILENCIEUX

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DOZENS OF AMPUTEE ATHLETES ATTEND CLINIC IN EVANSTON

CHICAGO - Dozens of athletes who have lost a limb or more attended a clinic in Evanston to help improve their skills and confidence. Katie...

MUGGY TROPICAL AIR, SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS

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RAIN CAUSES DELAYS AT CHICAGO'S AIR AND WATER SHOW

CHICAGO - Hundreds of thousands of people were on the Lakefront Saturday for the 61st Annual Chicago Air and Water Show. The highlight...

WHEELING MAN CHARGED WITH ATTEMPTED MURDER OF ISP TROOPER

WHEELING, Ill. - A Wheeling man who was charged with attempted murder of an Illinois State Trooper appeared in bond court Saturday. Investigators...

 
 
 

‘WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT' ANIMATOR RICHARD WILLIAMS HAS DIED

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THE COAST GUARD FOUND $1 MILLION WORTH OF MARIJUANA FLOATING OFF CALIFORNIA

The US Coast Guard said it and its partner agencies recovered 1,300 pounds of marijuana wrapped in plastic from the water near Santa...

 
 
 

WOMAN RUSHED TO HOSPITAL WITH ‘KIDNEY STONE' PAIN GIVES BIRTH TO TRIPLETS

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MAN KILLED AFTER SHOOTING IN GARY

GARY, Ind. - A man was killed after shots were fired during a police traffic stop Saturday morning. Around 3 a.m., Gary police officers...

 
 
 

THIS WOMAN IS THE FIRST FEMALE MARINE TO PILOT THE F-35B COMBAT JET

US Marine Capt. Anneliese Satz made history when she completed the F-35B basic flight training course. She is the first female Marine...

14-YEAR-OLD SHOT BY STREET GUNFIRE

 
 
 

SATURDAY STORMS DEVELOPING, POSSIBLE SHOWERS DURING THE CHICAGO AIR AND WATER SHOW

CHEMICAL SPILL SHUTS DOWN BEACH ON DUNES; LAWSUIT IN WORKS

PORTAGE, Ind. - Part of the Indiana Dunes National Park has been shut down because of a chemical spill and some Indiana communities...

 
 
 

KENOSHA POLICE ARREST 2 AFTER BABY'S BODY FOUND IN FIELD

KENOSHA, Wis. - Kenosha police have arrested two adults in the death of an infant who had been missing since late July. Police say...

WHITE HOUSE EXPECTED TO MOVE FORWARD WITH PLAN TO CANCEL FOREIGN AID, TEEING UP FIGHT WITH CONGRESS

The Trump administration is expected to put forward a plan to cancel billions of dollars in foreign aid funding by the end of this...

 
 
 

DISNEYLAND HONORS FREE TICKET WON BY WOMAN OVER 30 YEARS AGO

LOS ANGELES - A California woman recently used a free Disneyland ticket she won 34 years ago, according to the Los Angeles Times. Tamia...

WEAPON RAFFLE CAUSES CONTROVERSY IN INDIANA

PORTAGE, Ind. - A Fraternal Order of Police lodge in Portage, Indiana is standing by its decision to raffle off an assault weapon for...

 
 
 



Jon Jones won't say Daniel Cormier's name reacting to UFC 241 headliner

Jon Jones won't say Daniel Cormier's name reacting to UFC 241 headliner

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had the highest praise for newly re-crowned heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic - and nothing to say about his longtime rival, Daniel... Read more ...

UFC 241: Nate Diaz calls out Jorge Masvidal after thrilling win

UFC 241: Nate Diaz calls out Jorge Masvidal after thrilling win

Californian UFC star Nate Diaz made a winning return to the octagon after three years away as he defeated former lightweight champ Anthony Pettis, then called for a fight with... Read more ...

UFC 241 results: Derek Brunson rallies past Ian Heinisch for decision win

UFC 241 results: Derek Brunson rallies past Ian Heinisch for decision win

Gallery Derek Brunson def. Ian Heinisch at UFC 241: Best photos view 26 images ANAHEIM, Calif. - After his last fight, Ian Heinisch made it a point to call out veteran Derek... Read more ...

American and British naval presence in Gulf brings insecurity - Iranian...

American and British naval presence in Gulf brings insecurity - Iranian commander

American and British military posturing in the Persian Gulf undermines regional security, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard's navy said. His warning comes as... Read more ...

'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator Richard Williams has died

The Oscar-winning artist was 86 years old. Read more ...

UFC 241: Conor McGregor can wait, the world needs Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal

UFC 241: Conor McGregor can wait, the world needs Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal

A Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz trilogy fight has been high up on many fans' MMA wish lists for a while but, after Diaz returned with a win at UFC 241 and called out another big... Read more ...

Thames' HR in 14th, Yelich's 2 help Brewers beat Nats 15-14

Thames' HR in 14th, Yelich's 2 help Brewers beat Nats 15-14

WASHINGTON - Eric Thames hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the 14th inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers finally held on for a wild 15-14 victory over the Washington Nationals on... Read more ...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal...

Paulo Costa out-pummels Yoel Romero in an extraordinary, compelling, brutal battle between 2 fighters who looked like Greek Gods

Paulo Costa out-pummeled Yoel Romero in a captivating battle at UFC 241. Costa was awarded a unanimous decision because of a hat-trick of 29-28 scorecards thanks to his... Read more ...

Cowboys edge Rams 14-10 in preseason game in Hawaii

Cowboys edge Rams 14-10 in preseason game in Hawaii

HONOLULU - Dak Prescott appears ready for the regular season, with or without Ezekiel Elliott. Read more ...

Red Sox ace Chris Sale placed on injured list with elbow inflammation

Red Sox ace Chris Sale placed on injured list with elbow inflammation

The left-hander has struggled this season after leading Boston to the 2018 World Series title. Read more ...