Friday, March 5, 2021
The Chicago Bears moved one step closer to clinching a playoff spot with a 41-17 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, December 27, on the road. Quarterback Mitchell Trubisky led the Bears on several scoring drives, including a game-high 2 TDs, one interception, and 265 passing yards on 24-of-35...
By Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The Chicago Bulls closed out their first week of the season with a 0-3 record, after losing to the Atlanta Hawks, Indiana Pacers and Golden State Warriors over a five-day span. The Bulls hosted their three opponents at home at the United Center...
Following a long awaited 70 years after the Negro Leagues has dissolved, Major League Baseball announced on Wed- nesday, December 16, that they will finally recognize former Negro League players as official Major League Baseball Players. The announcement came last Wednesday, as the MLB will now include all records and statistics...
Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The sixth ranked Fighting Illini fell to 4-2 on the season after losing 81-78 to the Missouri Tigers on Saturday, December 12, on the road. The game was featured on ESPNU on Saturday night, as the two teams battled it out for “state...
Court rules the policy violates a state ban on ticket quotas By SARAH MANSUR Capitol News Illinois smansur@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — The state’s highest court has struck down a southern Illinois city’s policy that partly evaluates police officers on the number of citations officers issue, finding it violates an Illinois law prohibiting ticket quotas. On...
*STARTING IN ONE HOUR* Democratic Leaders To Hold Virtual Get Out The Vote Rally For The Fair Tax Amendment CHICAGO, IL – Tonight, October 30th at 6:30 p.m., Vote Yes For Fairness will hold a virtual rally to get out the vote for the Fair Tax Amendment. With four days until...
The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, that 740 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 69,975 the total number of Indiana residents known to...
By Patrick Forrest   Protesters clashed with police after attempts to bring down a statue depicting Christopher Columbus Friday night--July 17. The protest, organized by Black Youth Project 100, Black Lives Matter Chicago, Chi-Nations Youth Council, LetUsBreathe Collective and others, started at Buckingham Fountain but moved south where protesters began to surround the...
St. Augustine, FL - Julian Suri held off Patrick Newcomb in a playoff to capture the Advocates of Professional Golf Association’s (APGA) tournament at the World Golf Village on Friday. Suri shot an opening round 10-under par 62 on Thursday and followed it up with a 5-under 67 in Friday’s second...
 Participant says Mendoza’s prioritizing puts Vendor Payment Program at risk By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois phancock@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — A program that helps vendors get paid even when the state is late paying its bills might be in danger, the head of one financial company said, because of the way Illinois Comptroller Susana...