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December 1, 2018 9:22 PM Senior U.S. admiral found dead in Bahrain, no foul play suspected

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy admiral overseeing American naval forces in the Middle East has been found dead at his residence in Bahrain, the Navy said on Saturday, adding that foul play was not suspected. Vice Admiral Scott Stearney, a Chicago native, was the commander of the U.S. Navy’s Bahrain-based 5th Fleet. The Navy did not specify the cause 77

November 30, 2018 2:25 PM Rahm Emanuel isn't betting on Beto: 'You don't promote a loser'

Some Democrats think the former Texas Senate candidate has the potential to take the primaries by storm. In an appearance Thursday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said that in 2020, Democrats should support a proven winner instead of a "loser" like Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D., Texas). "If Beto O'Rourke wants to go and run for president 138

November 28, 2018 6:02 PM Loyola presents Sister Jean with Final Four ring

CHICAGO -- Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt now has a little bling to go along with the international attention she gained as the near-centenarian team chaplain during Loyola-Chicago's run to the NCAA Final Four. Loyola great Jerry Harkness, who was a member of the school's 1963 championship team, helped present a Final Four ring Tuesday night to Schmidt 70

November 27, 2018 8:23 PM US home prices rise more slowly amid weaker sales

FILE- In this Oct 2, 2018, file photo a for sale sign stands outside a home on the market in the north Denver suburb of Thornton, Colo. On Tuesday, Nov. 27, the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index for September is released. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File) WASHINGTON – U.S. home prices increased more slowly in September from a year ago as higher 60

November 26, 2018 5:18 PM Full share for WS champion Red Sox set at $416K

NEW YORK -- A postseason share on World Series champion Boston was worth $416,838, down from a record $438,902 for Houston in 2017. The commissioner's office said Monday that the Red Sox voted 66 full shares, 10.025 partial shares and eight cash awards. The Astros had 60 full shares, 9.23 partial shares and four cash awards. The players' pool was a record 70

November 24, 2018 4:38 PM Former Bears coach Ditka suffers heart attack

Former NFL player, coach and commentator Mike Ditka is recovering from a heart attack suffered earlier this week, according to his agent. “Coach Ditka had a mild heart attack earlier this week. Doctors inserted a pacemaker, and he is doing much better,” agent Steve Mandell said. “He appreciates the outpouring of support and expects to be home soon.” Ditka 77

November 22, 2018 9:03 PM Lions' Ezekiel Ansah sets Thanksgiving sack record

DETROIT -- Ezekiel Ansah has always seemed to play well on Thanksgiving. Now, he has a NFL record to show for it. By sacking Chicago quarterback Chase Daniel in the third quarter of Thursday's 23-16 loss to the Bears, Ansah set an NFL record for Thanksgiving Day sacks, with 8.5. He passed legendary Dallas defensive lineman Randy White, who had eight 65

November 22, 2018 8:10 AM Josh Gordon Says Patriots 'Beat the Sh*t Outta the Bears'

Josh Gordon is getting used to this whole "winning" thing ... bragging about a Patriots W with fans at an NBA game over the weekend ... and TMZ Sports has the vid!! The New England receiver hit up the Orlando Magic and L.A. Lakers game on Saturday ... and we're told the guy couldn't have been nicer -- interacting with fans nearby and posing for pics. Flash 57

November 22, 2018 2:30 AM LeBron James wears rare pair of vintage LeBron 7 sneakers for return to Cleveland

This season, LeBron James has been taking advantage of the NBA's relaxed sneaker rules to wear all sorts of exclusive colorways of his signature LeBron 16 sneaker. However, for his return to Cleveland on Wednesday night, James dug deep into the archives, wearing a pair of sneakers more connected with his home. The Air Max LeBron 7 "More Than a Game" 53

November 21, 2018 7:03 PM Thanksgiving travel may break records, but high gas prices means less drivers

AAA estimates more than 54 million Americans will travel for the Thanksgiving holiday; Mike Tobin reports from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. CHICAGO – If you are headed over the river and through the woods for Thanksgiving, you are not alone. Holiday travel is once again expected to push into record territory, with more than 54 million people 164