| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss which college football school or coach is willing to take the biggest risks on questionable-character athletes? Feel free to join the conversation by leaving a comment of your own.
Chris Dufresne, Los...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before gearing up for yet another TV press tour.
The Skinny: I caught up on the last two episodes of CBS's "Under the Dome" over the weekend. I've decided viewers needs to watch "Under the Dome" as if they were watching "Sharknado."...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Who would have thought a year ago that TV stations in markets like Tucson, Ariz.; Fresno, Calif.; and Birmingham, Ala., would suddenly be hot acquisition properties?
Station sales have been on fire this year, thanks to the tailwinds provided by growing...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Last fall Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman ever to win the Heisman Trophy. Since then, however, his off-field behavior has taken over the spotlight.
Writers from around Tribune Co. will discuss whether Johnny Football...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. offer their predictions as to who will win this week's British Open. Feel free to join the conversation by leaving a comment of your own.
Bill Dwyre, Los Angeles Times
Brandt Snedeker will win the British Open for...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:25 PM
During a commercial break in the middle of Chicago's only nightly sports-talk show on WCFL-AM 1000 in November 1979, host Chuck Swirsky took a personal phone call.
"The guy says, 'I don't know if you recognize the voice,' " Swirsky said. "Of course, I...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss which league, the American or National, has the better roster for the MLB All-Star game on Tuesday night. Please join the discussion by voting in the poll and leaving a comment of your own.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:32 PM
This updated item appears in Sunday's print column For nearly 60 years, a large baseball with the name "Thillens" on it stood on a pole marking the entrance to Chicago's own field of dreams. Thillens meant the big time for......
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Detroit's Miguel Cabrera and Baltimore's Chris Davis are the top two statistical leaders in all three American League triple crown categories.
Cabrera, 30, the reigning AL MVP who last year became the first batter to win a triple crown in 45 years, is...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Megyn Kelly is moving to prime time.
The longtime anchor of the popular Fox News daytime show "America Live" will get an evening show when she returns from maternity leave, the network said.
What Fox News didn't say is what Kelly's show will be and...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:27 AM
After the coffee. Before going for Dwight Howard's job at the Lakers.
The Skinny: Spent the weekend watching some of season one of "The Sopranos." Forgot how great that show was. Monday's headlines include the box office recap and a look at "The Lone...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:03 PM
Earnings at Tribune Co., parent of the Los Angeles Times, fell sharply in the first quarter as advertising revenue continued to slide and the company incurred a big tax bill.
The company reported net income of $58.4 million in the three months, a 41%...