| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:07 AM
The Sports Xchange
12/08/2013 MLB Note - New York Yankees Johnson, Kelly
2B Kelly Johnson finalized a one-year, $3 million deal with the Yankees, and he will be an option to replace Robinson Cano at second base. Johnson, 13, batted .235 with 16 home...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:18 PM
To the grandfather, the baby stopped breathing what seemed like an eternity ago.
Donald Harbin recalled screaming for someone to call 911 after his daughter-in-law found baby Dillon "limp, cold and not breathing."
When Harbin got dispatchers on the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:56 PM
The study says there needs to be a national registry to monitor the rates of sports-related concussions.
Those who play football will tell you, it's a rough game especially for younger athletes.
Wednesday the committee of sports-related concussions...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Health experts have some bad news for high school football players: There is no particular type or brand of helmet or mouth guard that will keep you relatively safe from a concussion.
The companies that make helmets and mouth guards often claim that...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:52 PM
I love the game of football. It is America's passion for a reason.
Athletes learn invaluable life lessons from their participation in football at whatever level they participate. The ability to stay self-disciplined, put hard work ahead of immediate...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:04 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Greene County jury heard opening statements and the beginning of testimony on Tuesday morning in the trial of a man charged with shaking and injuring his 7-week-old daughter more than three years. Steven Kleber is charged with child...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:36 PM
A Plainfield man faces 20 to 100 years in prison after a Will County jury found him guilty of the 2008 death of his girlfriend’s 9-month-old son.
Jurors, who heard testimony over seven days, took about two hours to find Santos Loza, who lived in...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Federal prosecutors tangled in court Monday with defense lawyers for Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev over the government's timeline to make a decision on whether to seek the death penalty in the case.
Both Tsarnaev’s defense attorneys...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:25 PM
A 30-year-old woman was ordered held Monday on $2 million bail and accused of beating a 9-month-old boy who was pronounced dead late this afternoon.
The baby, identified Tuesday night as Aiden Dukes of the 7100 block of South Bennett Avenue, was...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The guardian of a 9-month-old boy has been charged with murder several weeks after she beat him, shook him and slammed his head against a changing table, prosecutors said.
Aiden Dukes was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital on Sept. 28 and Patricia...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:50 AM
A trauma surgeon who treated an exchange student from Northern Ireland who was brutally beaten with a baseball bat during a Bucktown mugging testified that the student was “making sounds but not comprehensible words.”
Dr. Marius Katilius said...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Wichita Police are investigating a report of suspected child abuse after a baby was hospitalized.
Investigators were notified after an 8-month-old boy was brought in to Wesley Medical Center Friday night. The baby is being treated for a fractured skull....