| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:17 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Prosecutors have dropped the murder case against tennis umpire Lois Goodman in the death of her husband, citing insufficient evidence.
Goodman had been accused of bludgeoning her 80-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug on...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 10:45 PM
The Bears made Jason Campbell one of the highest-paid backup quarterbacks in the NFL for situations just like this.
They have to be hoping they won't need Campbell's services for an extended period after starter Jay Cutler was knocked out of Sunday...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Despite an encouraging week of practice and a desire to return, Ravens inside linebacker Ray Lewis won't play Sunday against the New York Giants.
Lewis, who hasn't played since Week 6 against the Dallas Cowboys because of a torn right triceps, was not...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 10:40 PM
The Bears have to brace themselves for the possibility of Brian Urlacher missing at least the rest of the regular season.
Multiple sources told the Tribune that Urlacher won't play for the next three games at a minimum after suffering a Grade 2 right...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Jay Cutler's contract needs to be taken care of soon, and rumors of Brian Urlacher's demise seem to have been exaggerated. How much cap space do the Bears have left for this year, and do you think one or more of these guys might be signed before the end...
| Oct 14, 2012
New and Selected Stories
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Sherman Alexie's characters live in a kind of dreamscape, a limbo between Native American and white culture, between city life and...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Cancer lends itself to the realms of myth.
Siddhartha Mukherjee gave the disease some regal treatment in the title of his prize-winning book "The Emperor of All Maladies," but cancer's no emperor. It's a beast.
Where actual mythological monsters are...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Mingled throughout the thousands of visitors who flocked to the city this past weekend for the Star-Spangled Sailabration's ships, cannons and jet fly-bys was a small army of police officers and emergency responders.
Other local, state and federal law...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 10:46 PM
NEW YORK — The Lakers have won six of their last seven, but they leave here big losers.
Pau Gasol has been dealing with a sore foot for some time, tweaked it in the first half, heard a pop in the fourth quarter and left the arena on crutches....
| Jul 17, 2012
Stephen R. Covey, a former Brigham Young University business professor who blended personal self-help and management theory in a massive bestseller, "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People," died Monday at a hospital in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He was 79....
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:33 AM
It almost seems wrong to complain about the telecast of a game that ended as happily as Sunday’s AFC championship victory by the Baltimore Ravens 28-13 over the New England Patriots.
But CBS Sports once again failed to deliver the...