| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Police declared the United Center clear after telephoned threats prompted a safety sweep during a Bulls game on Friday night, authorities said.
Authorities received several threats by telephone about 8 p.m., as the Bulls were playing the Los Angeles...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A wrap-up of overnight news from the Tribune's breaking news desk:
• Five people were shot, one fatally, when gunshots were fired into a lounge in the South Side's Back of the Yards neighborhood early this morning, police said. Read more.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:40 AM
CHICAGO -- Benson Henderson wants his title back. He took another step toward it Saturday night.
UFC's No. 1 lightweight contender won a split decision over Josh Thomson in the five-round main event of the UFC on Fox 10. The 30-year-old's speed and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:22 AM
The British comedian Eddie Izzard, known for his cross-dressing and also his highly intelligent comic material, is to return to Chicago in June. The Chicago gig is part of Izzard's "Force Majeure" world tour.
Izzard, who was last seen at the United...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Curie’s Cliff Alexander, Young’s Jahlil Okafor and Marian Catholic’s Tyler Ulis all have stated strong cases to become Illinois’ Mr. Basketball in 2014.
All three can add McDonald’s All-American to their resumes.
| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:49 PM
With moments of real, almost awkward sincerity and a parade of celebrity walk-ons, former sketch comic Jimmy Fallon took over Monday night as the sixth -- or seventh, depending on how you count it -- host of NBC's "The Tonight Show."
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Two Blackhawks walk into a Chicago bar ...
And order milk? MILK! That's right. Milk instead of a cold beer.
That's what Duncan Keith and Brent Seabrook were drinking when they made cameos in Tuesday night's episode of "Chicago Fire."
| Dec 3, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Lady Gaga is ready to hear applause in arenas across North America this spring. The always provocative pop star is readying a tour in support of her latest album, “Artpop.”
Billed as “artRave: The ARTPOP Ball” Gaga’s...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 6:45 PM
CHICAGO — While it’s inevitable that all good things must come to an end, the Kings’ long-sustained excellence ended with a thud Sunday against the defending Stanley Cup-champion Blackhawks.
Chicago showed why it’s the NHL’...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:55 PM
CHICAGO — Glen Davis played 32 minutes in the Orlando Magic's 83-82 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night even though he hurt his occasionally troublesome left shoulder less than 24 hours earlier.
Davis said he felt his shoulder pop out of...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:50 PM
The Bulls announced on Saturday that subsequent examinations and an MRI exam confirmed a medial meniscus tear to Derrick Rose's right knee, which will require surgery.
He is out indefinitely and will not accompany the team on the rest of its current...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:46 PM
CHICAGO — As the Orlando Magic's losses have increased this season, Arron Afflalo has kept a lid on his disappointment. The losses have worn on him, but he never has singled out teammates even though he has played at an All-Star level.