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  • Cubs snap 4-game skid

    Rookie Willson Contreras homered and drove in three runs to help the Cubs break their longest losing streak of the season at four games by beating the ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • the lead at Congressional

    BETHESDA, Md. – Jon Rahm was surprised about the level of fan support he has received at the Quicken Loans National, far away from his native Spain an ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Djokovic still in hunt for Golden Slam

    Novak Djokovic has accomplished so much in his career — and, indeed, already this year. He owns 12 Grand Slam singles titles, a total eclipsed by onl ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Fan favorite Shaw dealt to Canadiens

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – After the season ended, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said restricted free agent Andrew Shaw is an “irreplaceable” kind of player.
    June 24, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • SportShorts for Saturday, June 25, 2016

    LOCAL GOLFKemps record holes-in-oneThe father-son duo of Dave and Clayton Kemp of Eldena each recent ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:06 pm
  • Bulls spot on by drafting Valentine

    After the Bulls selected Michigan State guard Denzel Valentine with the 14th pick of Thursday’s NBA draft, Northern Illinois coach Mark Montgomery rea ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • MLB: Giancarlo Stanton helps Marlins beat Cubs with 2 key hits

    MIAMI – Giancarlo Stanton was the target of his teammates' postgame celebration for a change Thursday, and afterward he stood at his locker with shavi ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • MLB: White Sox can't pull off sweep

    BOSTON – The Boston Red Sox were in danger of capping an awful month-long stretch by being swept in four games by the similarly struggling Chicago Whi ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • NBA: Bulls select Michigan State guard Denzel Valentine with No. 14 pick

    On Wednesday, Bulls general manager Gar Forman kept referring to the Derrick Rose trade as "a first step" in a process he called a "retool."
    June 23, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • New numbers for panel studying Vegas stadium plan

    LAS VEGAS – A day after Las Vegas won a bid for an NHL expansion team, a governor's panel studying a proposed 65,000-seat domed stadium to lure a pro ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Security a concern

    RIO DE JANEIRO – The head of Brazil's intelligence agency in Rio de Janeiro says many countries are voicing concern about security during the Summer O ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • SportsShorts for Friday, June 24, 2016

    The wingdam at the Prophetstown State Park will host the Farmer’s Rock Throwing Classic. Throwers will test their skills at kerplunking, targeting and ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • NBA: 76ers take LSU's Simmons with the No. 1 pick in NBA draft

    NEW YORK – Ben Simmons went from Down Under to the top of the NBA draft, and a record number of international players followed.
    June 23, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Drivers excited for historic race

    ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – Wearing shades and a white firesuit that gleamed under a bright sun, Mario Andretti hopped out of the car after taking a few spin ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • Golf: Rahm turns pro, takes early lead at Quicken Loans National

    BETHESDA, Md. – Jon Rahm couldn't remember a single shot he took in a professional debut to remember. Ernie Els recalled shots he hit on the same cour ...
    June 23, 2016 - 11:46 pm
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