| Jul 21, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Before playing El Salvador in the CONCACAF quarterfinals at M&T Bank Stadium, U.S. midfielder Mix Diskerud had some painful memories of last summer's 3-3 tie with the Central American team in the Under-23 Olympic qualifying team.
The tying goal came...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 11:14 PM
As first steps go, those were big ones that Landon Donovan took with the U.S. national team Friday. Maybe even big enough to carry him to Brazil.
Playing in his first international match in nearly 11 months, Donovan showed he hasn't lost a thing,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Landon Donovan was called up to the U.S. national team Thursday for the first time since last August, joining 22 other players named to the roster for next month's Gold Cup.
Donovan, U.S. soccer's all-time leader in goals and assists, last played for...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Landon Donovan is back on the U.S. national team.
A 35-man provisional roster for July's Gold Cup was released by tournament organizers Friday and Donovan's name was on the list. But the key word here is provisional because the roster can --...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The US men's national team continues its quest for the 2014 FIFA World Cup with a pair of matches against Jamaica this week....
| Jul 17, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Test scores are not on track to meet Elgin-based School District U-46’s goals for reading and math proficiency in all grade levels, known as Destination 2015, according to a report presented to the School Board this week.
“We only have...
| Oct 19, 2010
| 8:55 PM
It's harvest time in Chicago Public School gardens full of chubby tomatoes, heavy squash and fragrant basil.
These urban oases, carefully tended by teachers, students and volunteers, range from several square feet to several acres of fruits, vegetables,...