MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Jeff Samardzija pitched two shutout innings before an overflow crowd in the Chicago Cubs’ opener at their new stadium, a 5-2 loss to an Arizona Diamondbacks split-squad on Thursday.
Archive for February, 2014
CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany says he’s not sure how the college sports landscape would change if athletes were allowed to unionize.
Galesburg Police say they’ve nabbed a West Virginia man who allegedly was carrying what could be described as a large amount of marijuana with him when he was passing through the area earlier this week.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale says it has accounted for most of the more than 250 computers that an audit noted were missing last summer.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials are getting ready to auction items that belong to infomercial pitchman Kevin Trudeau.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A $700,000 restoration project at the temporarily closed Abraham Lincoln tomb in Springfield is expected to finish in April.