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SUV strikes, kills 2 pedestrians in suburban Chicago crash

Nov. 28, 2022 18:28 PM EST

DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — Two pedestrians died after they were struck by an SUV that also crashed Sunday into a suburban Chicago building, police said. Des Plaines police said the SUV crossed oncoming lanes on Northwest Highway and struck two pedestrians just after noon Sunday in...

Banged-up Bears lose receiver Darnell Mooney for the season

Nov. 28, 2022 18:11 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears had no one on their injury report just over a month ago when they played the New England Patriots. Times have changed — painfully. A handful of players joined quarterback Justin Fields on the sidelines with injuries in the...

AP source: Clevinger agrees to 1-year deal with White Sox

Nov. 28, 2022 07:38 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox bolstered their rotation, agreeing to a one-year contract with right-hander Mike Clevinger, a person familiar with the agreement told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday because the deal was subject to a...

Jets rout Chicago 7-2, handing Blackhawks 7th straight loss

Nov. 27, 2022 22:51 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Saku Maenalanen and Pierre-Luc Dubois each scored two goals and the Winnipeg Jets routed Chicago 7-2 on Sunday night, handing the Blackhawks their seventh straight loss. Kyle Connor connected for the third straight game and had two assists, Mark Scheifele had his...

Marquette earns 82-68 victory against Chicago State

Nov. 26, 2022 23:55 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Olivier-Maxence Prosper's 18 points helped Marquette defeat Chicago State 82-68 on Saturday night. Prosper also had 11 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (5-2). Kam Jones scored 15 points while going 5 of 10 from the floor, including 2 for 6 from distance, and 3 for 4...

Pilot dies after small plane crashes in northern Illinois

Nov. 26, 2022 11:11 AM EST

WONDER LAKE, Ill. (AP) — The pilot of a small plane has died after it crashed in northern Illinois. The plane went down about 5:15 p.m. Friday near Galt Airport in Wonder Lake, according to the McHenry County sheriff's office. Wonder Lake is about 60 miles (95...

Police: 3 overnight shootings leave 4 dead in Chicago

Nov. 26, 2022 10:56 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Four people have died following three overnight shootings on Chicago's South Side. A 60-year-old man was fatally wounded about 3:40 a.m. Saturday during an argument with an acquaintance inside a home, WLS-TV reported. A suspect was arrested a short...

Dach returns to Chicago, helps Montreal win 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 25, 2022 17:38 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Caufield, Nick Suzuki and Kirby Dach scored in the shootout to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Friday. Suzuki and Joel Edmondson scored in regulation for Montreal, which got its third win in four games. ...

Jets hope to get right with White at quarterback vs. Bears

Nov. 25, 2022 15:16 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Mike White's phone rang Tuesday and it was Robert Saleh delivering some big news. The New York Jets coach was making a change at quarterback with Zach Wilson out and White tapped to start Sunday at home against the Chicago Bears. “It...

2 brothers, 6 and 4, die after fall into Chicago-area pond

Nov. 25, 2022 12:38 PM EST

PALATINE, Ill. (AP) — Two young brothers died after they fell into an icy pond while visiting their grandmother in a Chicago suburb, authorities and relatives said. Hours after Palatine firefighters pulled the boys from the pond Wednesday afternoon both youths died at local...