Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

11-20 results from 1000 for query «chicago»

January 6, 2019 12:30 AM 49ers S Exum fined $53K for hit on Robert Woods

The NFL on Saturday fined San Francisco 49ers safety Antone Exum Jr. $53,482 for a hit he put on Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Robert Woods last Sunday. This fine marks the third time Exum has been penalized this season for a hit. Exum was flagged for unnecessary roughness on the play against Woods, which took place in the third quarter of the Rams’ 111

January 5, 2019 4:40 AM Philly Special's tricked-up legacy: 16 QBs catching passes in 2018

Trey Burton's touchdown pass to Nick Foles last February did more than help the Eagles beat the Patriots in Super Bowl LII. The Philly Special seemingly convinced every head coach who flirted with the idea of trick plays that now is the time to be creative. And no coach was more creative with trick plays in 2018 than Matt Nagy, whose Chicago Bears will host Foles 57

January 4, 2019 8:16 PM High rate of food allergies seen in U.S. adults

(Reuters Health) - More than 10 percent of American adults are allergic to at least one food, a new study suggests. Among more than 40,000 adults surveyed, 10.8 percent reported the kinds of severe symptoms that are consistent with a food allergy, and another 8.2 percent said they believed they had food allergies, but their symptoms suggested other causes 123

January 3, 2019 6:35 PM Steady reliever David Robertson signs two-year deal with Phillies

Free-agent reliever David Robertson has signed a two-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies that includes a third-year club option, the team announced Thursday. Robertson will make $10 million in 2019 and $11 million in 2020, a source told ESPN. A $12 million option for 2021 includes a $2 million buyout. The 33-year-old is expected to slot into the back end of the Phillies' 101

January 2, 2019 10:31 PM Joe Maddon fills out coaching staff for Cubs

CHICAGO -- The Cubs hired former major league infielder Mark Loretta as their bench coach Wednesday, replacing Brandon Hyde, who was hired as the manager of the Baltimore Orioles last month. Loretta, 47, had spent the past nine years in the front office of the San Diego Padres. He'll be manager Joe Maddon's bench coach -- the Cubs' third in as many years 99

January 2, 2019 2:08 PM Winter Classic venue slammed by hockey fans after running out of food, beer

A general view of Notre Dame Stadium is seen in the second period of the NHL Winter Classic hockey game between the Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, in South Bend, Ind. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) The 2019 Winter Classic between the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins left fans hungry for more. Fans at Notre Dame Stadium on Tuesday 110

January 1, 2019 12:37 PM Cops grieve 'Krispy Kreme Doughnuts' lost in NYE truck fire: 'No words'

Lexington Police officers in Kentucky went viral for their response to a Krispy Kreme Doughnuts truck fire destroying the goods inside. (Lexington Police Department) A few Kentucky cops went viral for mourning the loss of a truckload of doughnuts. The driver of a Krispy Kreme doughnut truck noticed his vehicle was smoking on New Year's Eve, so he called 110

December 31, 2018 5:05 PM Cardinals fire Wilks after one season

The Arizona Cardinals fired Steve Wilks on Monday, making him the first head coach to have his contract terminated by the franchise after one season since Joe Kuharich in 1952. The move came one day after Arizona’s 27-24 loss at Seattle, which left the Cardinals (3-13) with the worst record in the NFL. Wilks, 49, was introduced on Jan. 23, 2018 to replace 126

December 31, 2018 10:38 AM Philadelphia Eagles’ Nick Foles misses $1 million incentive by narrow margin

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles led the defending champions back to the playoffs Sunday, defeating the Washington Redskins. Foles was set to earn a $1 million incentive for giving the Eagles a chance to play in the postseason and if he played 33 percent of the team’s plays, but the star player only ended up playing 32 percent of the team’s 117

December 30, 2018 8:05 PM Oilers acquire 3 defensemen in 2 trades

Petrovic had one assist in 26 games for Florida this season. The 26-year-old Edmonton native had five goals and 44 assists in 254 games in seven seasons with the Panthers. Manning had a goal and two assists in 27 games for Chicago this season. The 28-year-old has 12 goals and 34 assists in 234 games in seven NHL seasons, the first six with Philadelphia 45