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Dodgers pitcher Tyler Glasnow throws simulated game, expected to start versus Giants next week

Jul. 19, 2024 23:27 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Tyler Glasnow is expected to come off the injured list and start against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday. Glasnow, a first-time All-Star who went to Texas to participate in the festivities earlier this week, went on the 15-day IL...

Illinois deputy charged with murder shot woman in face after ordering her to move pot of water

Jul. 19, 2024 17:10 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois sheriff’s deputy charged with murder in the death of a Black woman shot her in the face during a tense moment over a pot of water in her home and then discouraged his partner from trying to save her, authorities said Thursday. The details were...

Caleb Williams is ready for the spotlight as the Chicago Bears open training camp

Jul. 19, 2024 16:20 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Caleb Williams is ready for what comes next. The No. 1 overall draft pick and 2022 Heisman Trophy winner is embracing the spotlight in Chicago after playing a starring role in Hollywood as the quarterback at USC. All eyes will be on him when the Bears begin...

AAR: Fiscal Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 18, 2024 16:29 PM EDT

WOOD DALE, Ill. (AP) — WOOD DALE, Ill. (AP) — AAR Corp. (AIR) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $9.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Wood Dale, Illinois-based company said it had profit of 26 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 88 cents...

Old Second Bancorp: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 17, 2024 16:49 PM EDT

AURORA, Ill. (AP) — AURORA, Ill. (AP) — Old Second Bancorp Inc. (OSBC) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $21.9 million. The bank, based in Aurora, Illinois, said it had earnings of 48 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 46 cents per...

Discover: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 17, 2024 16:32 PM EDT

RIVERWOODS, Ill. (AP) — RIVERWOODS, Ill. (AP) — Discover Financial Services (DFS) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.53 billion. On a per-share basis, the Riverwoods, Illinois-based company said it had profit of $6.06. The results surpassed Wall...

Wintrust: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 17, 2024 16:28 PM EDT

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Wintrust Financial Corp. (WTFC) on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $152.4 million. The bank, based in Rosemont, Illinois, said it had earnings of $2.32 per share. The results missed Wall Street expectations....

A dam fails after rain, wind, tornadoes pound the Midwest. The Chicago area is cleaning up

Jul. 16, 2024 17:49 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of people in a southern Illinois town were ordered to evacuate Tuesday as water rolled over the top of a dam, just one perilous result of severe weather that raged through the Midwest overnight with relentless rain and tornadoes and hit the Chicago area especially hard. ...

A dam in southern Illinois has failed after heavy rains, officials say. Rescuers check for anyone trapped or injured

Jul. 16, 2024 12:49 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A dam in southern Illinois has failed after heavy rains, officials say. Rescuers check for anyone trapped or injured.

A dam in southern Illinois is in imminent danger of failure after heavy rains, officials say. Residents are evacuating

Jul. 16, 2024 12:21 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A dam in southern Illinois is in imminent danger of failure after heavy rains, officials say. Residents are evacuating.