Levine: Barney Reinventing Himself

The transition to becoming a more reliable offensive player has not been an easy route for Darwin Barney.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 6:27 pm

Sox Hit 3 Home Runs In 16-2 Win At Texas

Jose Abreu and Jordan Danks each had two-run homers, Erik Johnson combined with three relievers on a two-hitter and the Chicago White Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 16-2 victory Sunday over the Texas Rangers, who had won five in a row.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 6:10 pm

Two Teens Killed In Double Homicide

A teen and an 18-year-old man were found shot and killed Saturday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 6:09 pm

Cubs Fall To Reds 8-2

The Cubs have lost six of their last seven.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 5:38 pm

Chicago Family Makes Difference For Autism Awareness

For Michelle and Peter Doyle, a trip to the doctor's office with their daughter Calen in 2006 changed their lives forever.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 4:19 pm

Chicagoans Celebrate Easter Sunday

Worshippers showed up early Easter Sunday and waited in a line that wrapped around Holy Name Cathedral to hear perhaps the last Easter homily by Cardinal Francis George.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 3:29 pm

Police: One Dead, One Critical After South Lawndale Shooting

A man is dead and another is in critical condition after a gang related shooting Sunday afternoon in the South Lawndale neighborhood.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 2:08 pm

Brent Seabrook Suspended Three Games For Hit On David Backes

Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will be suspended for three games after delivering a hit to David Backes of the St. Louis Blues

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 1:31 pm

Bernstein: Blackhawks Party Could End Early

Instead of another long burn to a Stanley Cup that could cement their teams of the 2010s in league history, this could be remembered instead for the coach’s $25,000 crotch-grab and the game-misconduct headhunting.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 11:06 am

Six Hurt In Shooting At Easter Party In Montomgery, Ill.

Six people are in the hospital after a shooting at an Easter party in west suburban Montgomery.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 10:30 am

Eco-Friendly Entertaining

(CBS) – For more information on eco-friendly entertaining, visit ingoodtasteblog.net.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 10:19 am

Divvy Bike Bag

(CBS) – For more information on the Divvy bike bag, visit www.pocamp.com.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 10:11 am

Chicago Cop, Cook Co. Corrections Officer Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide

The murder-suicide is confirmed by the executive director of the Cook County Department of Corrections, Cara Smith.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 10:08 am

Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery

Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a bank Friday afternoon in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 9:49 am

Boy, 16, Seriously Wounded In South Shore Shooting

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the South Shore neighborhood Saturday night.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 9:47 am

$14 Million Awarded To Woman Who Suffered Stroke After Taking Medication

A Cook County jury awarded $14 million Friday to Mariola Zapalski, of Elmwood Park, in a lawsuit against the doctor who prescribed the drug Yasmin.

Posted by on 20 April 2014 | 9:44 am

Wolves Capture Midwest Division Title On Season’s Final Night

The Chicago Wolves capped a remarkable final-week rally with a 6-0 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night at Allstate Arena to claim the American Hockey League’s Midwest Division title.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 10:21 pm

Rangers Take Another Game From White Sox

Colby Lewis pitched into the sixth inning for his first win in nearly two years, Prince Fielder homered and the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3 on Saturday night.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 10:16 pm

Baby Boy, Wrapped In Bag, Found Dead In Gangway

About 8:30 a.m., the boy — described as a newborn — was found in a gangway in the 2700 block of North Hamlin Avenue.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 8:39 pm

One Dead, One Rescued In Kayak Accident On Fox River

Two young men in the kayak were plunged into the river; one young man was ejected from the kayak and the other young man was stuck inside.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 8:06 pm

Chicago Fire Draw 1-1 Against New England Revolution

New England Revolution goalkeeper Bobby Shuttleworth stopped Juan Luis Anangono's penalty kick in the first minute of stoppage time Saturday to preserve a 1-1 draw with the Chicago Fire, who matched a Major League Soccer record with their sixth straight tie.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 7:27 pm

Levine: Cubs’ Approach Delivers Home Run Outburst

A little positive reinforcement and a good approach produced some desired results for the Cubs on Saturday.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 6:28 pm

Zawaski: Bad Penalties, Dirty Play Sink Hawks In Game 2

The Blackhawks are in deep trouble, and have no one to blame but themselves.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 5:55 pm

Blackhawks Fall To Blues 4-3 In OT

The Chicago Blackhawks lost 4-3 to the St. Louis Blues in overtime after blowing a late third period lead.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 5:22 pm

Ministers Lead Ant-Violence Protest In South Chicago

South Chicago ministers lead an anti-violence procession through the neighborhood, on the Saturday before Easter.

Posted by on 19 April 2014 | 5:03 pm