| Jan 31, 2012
| 7:05 AM
With trembling hands, he reached for the phone and dialed the number. He was nervous, but his mind was clear. He was done with Maryland football. Finished. Three head coaches in three years had told him 300 different things, and none of them seemed able...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:48 PM
We'd rather not think about the Super Bowl.
But after the Vince Lombardi Trophy is presented to Sunday's winner comes a championship contest we can really get behind: the premiere of the second season of "The Voice" on NBC.
A different kind of talent...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 10:40 PM
Confetti dances above their heads and brushes off their feet. The silver football-shape stage is set before them as the push their way through a crowd of well-wishers and photographers hoping to catch American's sports ultimate moment of victory.
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:34 PM
The team's name is about size, and size was the main difference between the Giants' Super Bowl celebration at The Meadowlands in New Jersey Tuesday afternoon and the team's ceremony at New York City Hall hours earlier. The New York ceremony allowed only...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:05 PM
No. 3 Rangers: 28th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Yankees.
One pitch away from a World Series parade in October. Tens of thousands to go in February, and that doesn't count those thrown on the back fields and in the batting cages....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:03 PM
When the phone call came, asking if he would present the silver trophy at the Super Bowl in February, Raymond Berry took it for a prank.
"You've got to be kidding," he told the caller. "Is this a joke?"
Frank Supowitz, the NFL's senior vice president of...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 3:51 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and a high temperature around 51 degrees. It is expected to be cloudy with a low temperature around 41 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
FROM LAST NIGHT...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:15 AM
Authorities announced Monday the seizure of 51 pounds of methamphetamine and 11 pounds of heroin smuggled in from Mexico and taken to New Jersey, also arresting the Drug Kingpin and three accompanying traffickers.
The drugs had a combined value of...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:14 AM
The world's nicest NFL Player met the New York media Monday and charmed everyone in the room. And considering the room was the cavernous Jetsindoor practice facility, crammed with enough TV cameras, tape recorders and notebook-wielding reporters to...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Sometimes an unsavory news event gives us the opportunity to peel back a layer on an issue that deserves scrutiny.
Such is the case with the disturbing reports that Larry Hirst, Newport Harbor High School's longtime boys' basketball coach, has been the...
| Aug 28, 2011
"This is an announcement of the most unusual football game ever scheduled."
So wrote Tribune sports editor Arch Ward on July 6, 1934, in boldly peddling to the world the College All-Star Game, which would "bring together the Chicago Bears, champions...