| Aug 17, 2013
| 7:34 PM
Ryan Baker put one in the pond on the 168-yard 11th hole at Conway Farms. Then another. And a third.
By now, most golfers would have broken a club over a knee or sought refuge at the nearest beer hut.
Not Baker. The lead sports anchor for WBBM-Ch. 2...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Dennis Rodman is ready to take basketball diplomacy to the next level.
Fresh off his second controversial trip to North Korea, the flamboyant former NBA star announced plans to stage a pair of exhibition games there in January, featuring a team of...
| Aug 31, 2013
"The papers in Chicago in those days were unlike any printed anywhere else," wrote the great Hugh Fullerton in 1928 for the Saturday Evening Post. "They were written largely in the language that the wild growing young city understood." On the evidence...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Chicago Bulls legend Scottie Pippen will not face assault charges for allegedly pushing and spitting on a man at Malibu's Nobu restaurant in an altercation that left the other man unconscious.
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office determined...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:13 PM
A transient pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of animal cruelty after he allegedly stole a van with a dog inside and abandoned the vehicle, leading to the animal's death.
Danny Fis, 29, also pleaded not guilty to one count of unlawful driving or...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Hundreds of workers rallied outside the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, demanding an increase to the “living wage” that county contractors are required to pay employees.
“We should not forget one of the...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:57 PM
A 38-year-old Anaheim schoolteacher who lives in Long Beach was charged Tuesday with possession of child pornography.
Aaron Paul Widera, who taught math, pleaded not guilty to one felony count of obscene matter depicting a person under 18, two counts of...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:44 AM
"Ladies and gentlemen, the starting middle linebacker for your Chicago Bears … Jon Bostic!"
For the 13 previous seasons, fans heard only one other name when each season started: Brian Urlacher.
That won't happen again. Not when...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Rather than use a plastic wiffle ball bat like everyone else who faced off against retired Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood Saturday during Woody's Wiffle Ball Classic at Wrigley Field, former WWE Champion CM Punk briefly opted for a folding chair, not unlike...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:56 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — For Jordan Baker, it still seems like yesterday that he was a freshman at Hampton High School. Now, he is starting over at Old Dominion, both as a student and as a basketball player.
"Everything is flying past me," Baker said. "I'...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Scottie Pippen is being sued for $4 million by a 49-year-old man who said he was physically attacked by the NBA Hall of Famer at a Malibu restaurant last month.
The suit alleges that Camran Shafighi asked Pippen for a photograph for his girlfriend's 12-...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs ended their seasons shaking their heads as they exited AmericanAirlines Arena.
Had Roy Hibbert not been pulled at the end of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Pacers might never have been...