| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:09 AM
The Society of Midland Authors is accepting nominations for its annual literary awards. The awards will recognize the best books written by Midwestern authors that were published in 2014. Each winner will receive $500 and a recognition award. For details,...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Bianchi sale del coma, sigue crítico y es trasladado a Niza
París, 19 nov (EFE).- El piloto francés Jules Bianchi, que sufrió un grave accidente durante el pasado Gran Premio de Japón, salió del coma en el que se encontraba, aunque su estado sigue...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 11:01 PM
Despite denying it, Kobe Bryant considers it highly important to pass Michael Jordan's career scoring mark. So says one of Bryant's closest ex-teammates.
Bryant is only 218 points from passing Jordan for third on the NBA all-time list after scoring 27...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:04 AM
The Lakers improved over Week 4, splitting half of their four games, including two on the road.
By the end of Week 3, the Lakers had fallen to 1-9, with a 136-115 loss to the Golden State Warriors that led Kobe Bryant to wonder, "Maybe I'm being too...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Every NBA head coach has certain traits attached to him.
San Antonio's Gregg Popovich: winner.
Milwaukee's Jason Kidd: spilled a drink on himself because he didn't have a timeout.
Bulls' Tom Thibodeau: defense, defense and more defense....
| Nov 26, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Like many other fans, I felt ill after the Chicago Bears were slaughtered 55-14 by the Packers on national TV.
By Monday, the physical distress had dissipated, but my outlook remained gray. What was the meaning of the long season ahead, if my own team's...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Kobe Bryant said his breakfast Thursday with Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo was a "basketball geek" conversation.
They talked about their two trips to the NBA Finals against each other and discussed "old memories," Bryant said Friday.
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:07 PM
Somewhere, Magic Johnson is frowning. Maybe Michael Jordan too.
The Lakers went out and beat the Sacramento Kings, 98-95, the same day Johnson said the Lakers should lose the rest of their games so they could secure a high draft pick.
How the Lakers...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Eastern Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHEAST DIVISIONMiami Heat
Last Season: 54-28, 1st in Southeast. Lost to San Antonio in NBA Finals.
The Buzz: See the Cleveland...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Michael Jordan hasn't scored a point in the NBA since 2003 but make no mistake, he's still as popular as ever on the resale market.
Data from eBay research firm Terapeak show that Jordan-related products account for $175.13 million in sales on the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:13 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics rolled to their second straight victory over a long-time but fallen rival on Friday night.
After beating the Detroit Pistons in overtime on Wednesday night, the Celtics led almost throughout and disposed of Kobe Bryant and...