| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:41 PM
The Decade's 10 Biggest Food-borne Illness Outbreaks: (Source: CNN.com)
Tainted cantaloupes have left 13 people dead in what has become the deadliest U.S. outbreak of a food-borne illness in more than a decade, according to the CDC. Incidence rates of...
| Jun 5, 2011
An American Life
Ballantine/ESPN Books: 397 pp., $26.00
Here is a theory I have: There are three kinds of baseball players — the Good, the Great and the Gods. In the first category is everybody who made it to the...
| Jun 11, 2011
Dear WGN Friends and Family:
I am currently entering my junior year as a music business major at Belmont University in Nashville where I am a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity. Many famous and influential men have been members of Phi Delta Theta...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:41 AM
Yankee fans this season have been treated to 103 homers and the Bronx Bombers show no signs of slowing down. Remarkably, however, almost half of those round trippers have come from only two players.
Outfielder Curtis Granderson and first baseman Mark...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 12:22 PM
Every love story has a great beginning. This is ours. When I least expected it, my soul mate walked into my life ….
Michael and I met online at match.com. We both had been in long term relationships in the past but nothing that was felt just...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 11:03 AM
Derek Jeter's importance to the Yankees and his place in baseball history has often defied statistical definition. But he now has a significant number to go next to his name.
Jeter collected his 3,000th career hit on Saturday at Yankee Stadium, a home...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 8:36 AM
As all New Yorkers know Derek Jeter collected his historic 3,000th career hit during Saturday’s game with a home run.
It was storybook, too good to be scripted, unbelievable. It was vintage Jeter.
In a career that has featured so many...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 7:16 AM
Derek Jeter is keeping his pinstripes, just like everyone expected all along.
The iconic shortstop and the New York Yankees reached a preliminary agreement Saturday on a $51 million, three-year contract with an $8 million player option for 2014, a person...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:55 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - The Kickapoo Chiefs knocked off rival Glendale 11-1 in 5 innings in a game dedicated to long time Glendale coach Howard Bell who is battling ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Kickapoo senior Ryan Rippee tossed a 1-hit complete game for the...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:11 PM
Recently, I stopped by Mozambique to check out the stage and sound system because our band, Close Enough, has been invited to play there from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 11 for the early bird session.
Having been a past resident of Laguna Beach (living at...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 10:35 AM
"H.B. Champion Standards Win 3 to 2! Fastest Game of Baseball Witnessed Here! 2000 See Game! Gate receipts over $609!"
So trumpeted the local headlines one summer day in the late 1920s after a ballgame in Huntington Beach.
For many fans, baseball...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 8:16 AM
SAN DIEGO-- Imagine communicating just by thinking. It may sound like science fiction, but a San Diego company is developing a revolutionary device that may soon make it possible.
Meet the iBrain. It looks like a headband, but it’s an EEG brain...