ST. LOUIS (AP) — Bartolo Colon worked eight dominant innings in 91-degree heat and keyed the go-ahead rally with his first career extra-base hit, helping the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Epiphanny Prince scored a season-high 30 points to help the Chicago Sky snap a four-game losing streak with a 105-100 overtime victory against the New York Liberty on Wednesday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jim McMahon got another rousing ovation in Chicago.
Executive Director Kevin Maynard told the Knox County Civic Center Authority Board yesterday for the first five months of the year, the theatre took an approximately $30,000 loss.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois University in Carbondale will have to find a new chancellor.
GIFFORD, Ill. (AP) — Habitat For Humanity plans to dedicate the last of three homes it has built in an eastern Illinois town hit hard by a tornado last November.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed on to a plan to keep the Illinois Poison Center open after it has seen a number of budget cuts in recent years.