| May 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
NBC said it would shift its freshman hit "The Blacklist' from its Monday-night roost to Thursdays as part of its plan for the 2014-15 TV season, a bid to bring new life to an evening the Peacock once dominated but on which it has fallen short in recent...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Russian officials have yet to come up with any answers for an increasingly tough question: What to do with the massive sports complex left over from the 2014 Sochi Olympics?
With the situation worsening, the regional government has exempted the sports...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Joel Quenneville tapped into his stable of hockey friends and hired Kevin Dineen as an assistant coach for the Blackhawks on Monday.
Dineen, who coached the Canadian women's national team to the gold medal at the Sochi Olympics, was a teammate of...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The International Olympic Committee has named three cities -- the only cities still interested -- to its official list of candidates for the 2022 Winter Games.
The bids of Beijing, Oslo and Almaty, Kazakhstan, were approved by the IOC's executive board....
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:11 PM
On a day when nearly all her body was exposed to the world, 2014 Olympic bobsled medalist Aja Evans was honing it for an attempt to reach elite status in another sport.
The 26-year-old Chicagoan is among 22 athletes, along with swimming legend Michael...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HBO led the 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards nominations with 99 in total and 19 for its popular series "Game of Thrones." Other standouts include the new FX miniseries "Fargo" and "American Horror Story: Coven."
Nominations by Series:
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HBO again led the way in nominations for the 66th annual nighttime Emmy Awards, buoyed by the strong showing of new drama "True Detective" and the movie "The Normal Heart," as the voting again tilted heavily toward cable and new players such as Netflix....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:00 AM
After two weeks out of the country, in a place where it was easier to escape because Internet access was (delightfully) spotty, it’s time to weigh in about a couple things that happened during the time away.
For the first, about figure skating,...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
ESPN said Thursday's 2014 FIFA World Cup match between the U.S. and Germany yielded its highest-ever online viewership -- with 3.2 million live unique viewers -- even though the heavy demand blocked many from accessing the sports cabler's live stream....
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The 2014 Sochi Olympics may have set an expensive record with an estimated $51-billion price tag, but organizers are saying they made money on the Games.
The Sochi 2014 committee's supervisory board reported Thursday that operating profit -- including...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 9:43 AM
US Speedskating has hired longtime Canadian coach Jonathon Cavar to lead its short-track skaters.
“I am honored that US Speedskating selected me to lead the U.S. short-track speedskating team, and my family and I are very excited about the move,&...