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No. 16 Michigan avoids near-collapse in closer-than-expected defeat of Illinois

No. 16 Michigan cruised to a big lead before giving up 25 consecutive points in a harder-than-expected win over Illinois in Champaign.       ...

No. 16 Michigan avoids near-collapse in closer-than-expected defeat of Illinois

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Eastern Michigan vs. Illinois: Take the underdog You don’t always want to use polls or rankings in your handicapping, but sometimes they can be telling. Eastern Michigan, a middle-of-the-road team in the Mid-American Conference, is coming off a 38-17 loss to the SEC’s Kentucky in which quarterback Mike Glass threw for 337 yards. That’s certainly n...
19:00, 2019-09-14

It's ugly, but No. 18 Michigan gets needed defeat of No. 14 Iowa Michigan emerged with a hard-fought 10-3 win over Iowa in a game the Wolverines had to win to keep their Big Ten title hopes alive.       ...
05:00, 2019-10-06

Michigan quarterback's brother roasts Jim Harbaugh after crushing defeat to Wisconsin The brother of Michigan Wolverines quarterback Shea Patterson reportedly fired off a scathing Instagram post aimed at coach Jim Harbaugh after the team’s loss to Wisconsin over the weekend....
21:17, 2019-09-24

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Opinion: Ohio State's easy defeat of Michigan State exposes talent gap between programs Michigan State showed fight, but it's clear the Spartans are short on top-tier talent compared to Ohio State in 34-10 loss to Buckeyes       ...
11:00, 2019-10-06

Two teens water-skied 62 miles across Lake Michigan from Wisconsin to Michigan Most teens dream of doing something absolutely epic before going off to college. Madelyn Hendrikse and Braden Dirkse made that dream a reality by water-skiing across Lake Michigan....
19:34, 2019-08-16

NHL avoids another lockout for at least three more years If there’s going to be another NHL lockout, it won’t come until at least 2022. The NHL Players’ Association declined to reopen the CBA, it announced on a Monday, in a move that guarantees labor peace for three more years. The decision comes hours before the NHLPA’s deadline t...
22:17, 2019-09-16

MLB notebook: Yankees' Torres avoids IL The New York Yankees didn't have to add Gleyber Torres to their long injured list Wednesday, as tests on the infielder came back negative after he had to leave two games in the previous three days....
13:51, 2019-08-08

Tyreek Hill avoids suspension from NFL Tyreek Hill’s threats were not enough to suspend him, the NFL announced on Friday. The NFL will not suspend Chiefs wide receiver under its personal conduct policy in a domestic violence case involving his 3-year-old son. The league says in a statement Friday it has not been given access to inf...
20:34, 2019-07-19

RPT-Why one US can maker avoids Trump's tariffs while rivals pay up One of the largest U.S. producers of aerosol cans, Colorado-based Ball Metalpack, has laid off 91 of its 500 U.S. workers since President Donald Trump imposed a 25% tariff on imported steel that abruptly hiked the firm's raw materials costs....
13:34, 2019-06-14

Shell Avoids Hard Promises on That $125 Billion Investment and debt-reduction demands will persist, and the need for M&A can’t be ruled out. Investors should be grateful for the dividend they’ve got....
22:00, 2019-06-04

NFL notebook: Chiefs WR Hill avoids discipline Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be punished under the personal conduct policy as the NFL closed its formal investigation into multiple alleged physical altercations....
05:51, 2019-07-20

New U.S.-Mexico deal avoids tariffs on tomatoes The United States and Mexico have reached a deal to avoid a 25 percent tariff on imports of Mexican tomatoes, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced Wednesday....
05:51, 2019-08-22

Critical U.S. Open avoids another screw-up, says USGA After a string of U.S. Open screw-ups which angered the players and drew sniggers from fans, the United States Golf Association (USGA) admitted on Wednesday it was "critical" they get it right this year....
00:00, 2019-06-13

Ex-USC assistant Bland avoids prison after plea Former USC assistant Tony Bland was sentenced to 100 hours of community service and two years of probation after pleading guilty to bribery conspiracy....
19:34, 2019-06-05

Mexico Avoids Tariffs for Now, but the Threat Lingers The deal the U.S. and Mexico struck to prevent the U.S. from imposing tariffs largely reaffirms the countries’ commitments to existing measures on immigration but will allow Washington to keep up pressure on Mexico....
11:17, 2019-06-09

Ex-USC assistant Bland avoids jail in corruption case Former Southern California assistant coach Tony Bland was sentenced to two years' probation and 100 hours of community service Wednesday for his role in the college basketball corruption scandal....
20:34, 2019-06-05

Rory McIlroy avoids penalty in ruling reversal Golf just can’t seem to get out of the way of its own rulebook, no matter how many times they tweak it. Luckily for Rory McIlroy, he did not suffer the indignity of a two-shot penalty that he was initially told he incurred for altering the sand in a bunker Friday during second-round play in......
13:51, 2019-08-10

Google avoids serving repeat ads with machine learning Like it or not, ads keep the internet running. However, they've become obnoxious and intrusive over the years, leading some to install anti-tracking software on their devices. This makes it difficult for advertisers to show a variety of ads to those......
07:00, 2019-10-10

Gassnola avoids prison in college bribery scandal Thomas "T.J." Gassnola, who pleaded guilty in April 2018 to conspiracy to commit wire fraud for his role in pay-for-play schemes to steer recruits to Adidas-sponsored schools, was sentenced to probation....
02:17, 2019-09-11

Libyan Airliner, Carrying 124, Narrowly Avoids Being Hit By Bombing A Libyan airliner has narrowly escaped being hit by incoming fire as it landed at war-torn capital Tripoli's sole functioning airport, aviation officials said....
14:17, 2019-08-05

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California dropped his head in relief Wednesday when a judge announced he won’t go to prison for accepting a bribe to steer young athletes to a particular manager. Tony Bland was sentenced to 100 hours of commun...
22:17, 2019-06-05

Antonio Brown avoids suspension as Raiders fold All is forgiven. Antonio Brown will play for the Raiders on Monday night against the Broncos, coach Jon Gruden said Friday, a stunning turnaround from 24 hours earlier, when it was believed the team was going to suspend Brown over a tirade against general manager Mike Mayock. According to ESPN, Brow...
04:00, 2019-09-07

Person avoids prison in college bribery sentencing Ex-Auburn assistant Chuck Person was sentenced to community service during two years of supervised release for accepting $91,500 in bribes as part of the college corruption scandal....
19:51, 2019-07-17

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball       ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Chicago Photographer Heroically Avoids Being Retraumatized By Ugly First Pitch Just a couple of weeks ago, Chicago photographer Darren Georgia narrowly avoided a serious bump on his face during a ceremonial first pitch gone awry. Mere milliseconds after his flash captured a White Sox fan’s once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, Georgia’s camera found itself the victim of what was eit...
19:17, 2019-06-14

Knicks’ Marcus Morris avoids suspension for ‘unprofessional’ foul According to an industry official, it does not appear new Knicks forward Marcus Morris will receive a suspension after his Flagrant 2 ejection in Monday’s preseason opener for batting a ball in the face of Wizards forward Justin Anderson. Hence the Knicks’ new starting small forward is primed ...
00:00, 2019-10-09

Antonio Brown avoids media after New England Patriots debut The Miami Dolphins couldn't avoid seeing Antonio Brown hook up with Tom Brady for a touchdown in Brown's debut for the New England Patriots Sunday, but Brown managed to pull a disappearing act when it came time to talk to the media after the blowout win....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Ex-CDC head Thomas Frieden avoids jail in sex abuse case The scandal-scarred former Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention copped to a no-jail deal Tuesday, following accusations he groped a woman’s backside inside his Brooklyn home. Dr. Thomas Frieden, 58, entered a guilty plea to a single charge of disorderly conduct throu...
18:34, 2019-06-04

Christian Coleman: Athletes criticize 'loophole' after sprinter avoids ban Athletes have criticised the US Anti-Doping Agency's (USADA) decision to drop its charges against sprinter Christian Coleman following the advice of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)....
18:51, 2019-09-03

Andrew avoids Epstein question on first overseas trip since scandal Prince Andrew has been photographed on his first royal overseas engagement since the scandal over his relationship with the late paedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein....
16:34, 2019-09-08

| Osaka narrowly avoids catastrophic Roland Garros shock Japan's Naomi Osaka battled back from a set and a break down to defeat Slovakia's Anna Karolina Schmiedlova to reach the Roland Garros second round....
19:17, 2019-05-28

Coco Gauff, 15, avoids 2 match points in Centre Court win 15-year-old American Coco Gauff came back after facing two match points and beat Polona Hercog in three sets to reach the fourth round of Wimbledon        ...
22:17, 2019-07-05

Ex-Dolphin Martin avoids jail time with plea deal Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will avoid prison time after reaching a plea deal Friday on charges related to a threatening post on his Instagram account in February 2018....
22:34, 2019-10-05

UK PM candidate Boris Johnson avoids questions about police visit Boris Johnson, the favorite to be the next British Prime Minister, said on Saturday that party members were not interested in why police were called to investigate concerns for the welfare of a woman in his home....
22:17, 2019-06-22

Man avoids prison in 2016 Indiana boat crash that killed 2 CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana man who pleaded guilty in a 2016 Lake Michigan boat crash that killed two passengers has avoided prison time in the case. Thirty-nine-year-old Tony Gibson earlier entered the plea to two counts of reckless homicide in the deaths of 68-year-old Richard Wade of Hamm...
15:51, 2019-06-07

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Halep wins, too Naomi Osaka's body language made her plight plain. For all she's already accomplished, the internal pressure stemming from aiming to do even more was ruining her debut as the No. 1 seed at a Grand Slam tournament....
17:00, 2019-05-29

Sunbather narrowly avoids being hit as stowaway falls from plane over London The body of a suspected stowaway fell hundreds of meters from a plane flying over southwest London, landing in the garden of a man's home, just missing him as he sunbathed, according to neighbors....
14:17, 2019-07-02

| Trump celebrates US might, avoids politics in rousing July 4 speech US President Donald Trump sang the praises of the US military and American heroes of the past two and a half centuries as he skirted politics in a rousing Independence Day speech in Washington....
12:00, 2019-07-05

The Latest: Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison in bribery case BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the former Stanford sailing coach’s sentencing for his role in the college admissions bribery scheme (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A former head sailing coach at Stanford will avoid prison after he admitted to accepting bribes in the college admissions cheating schem...
21:51, 2019-06-12

Oregon man who targeted ex-friend with dog poop bomb avoids prison An Oregon man who targeted his former friend with an improvised dog poop-filled bomb avoided prison Tuesday when he was sentenced to three years probation....
06:34, 2019-09-06

Supreme court upholds Indiana abortion law but avoids broader issue Court is splitting 7-2 on fetal remains measure but staying out of debate over limits on a woman’s right to an abortionThe US supreme court is upholding an Indiana law that requires abortion providers to dispose of aborted embryos and fetuses in the same way as human remains. But the justices are st...
09:51, 2019-05-29

Amazon Pushes Fast Shipping but Avoids Responsibility for the Human Cost The retail giant directs the destinations, deadlines and routes for its network of contract delivery drivers. But when they crash, Amazon is held harmless....
20:34, 2019-09-06

Fernando Tatis Jr. Bends Fabric Of Space And Time, Avoids Getting Tagged Out It appeared as though Braves pitcher Mike Soroka was about the record the first out of his appearance against the Padres on Sunday. With an 0-2 count against Eric Hosmer, Soroka picked off Fernando Tatis Jr., who had a considerable lead at first base. Tatis Jr. was then caught in a rundown and, afte...
00:34, 2019-07-15

Australian model avoids U.S. prison sentence after fracas on international flight An Australian model who was found guilty of assault after a fracas on a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles avoided prison when she was sentenced in U.S. court on Monday....
01:00, 2019-07-16

Patriots' Julian Edelman avoids thumb scare, hand is fine New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman raised concern when he landed awkwardly on his left hand during a preseason game, but he did not aggravate his broken thumb....
19:34, 2019-08-30

Clemson avoids North Carolina upset in frantic final minutes CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Clemson stuffed North Carolina’s 2-point conversion attempt with 1:17 left and the No. 1 Tigers held off the Tar Heels 21-20 on Saturday. The Tigers (5-0, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) had trouble all day in trying to extend their school-record winning streak to 20 games. ...
03:51, 2019-09-29

Missouri man who pleaded guilty to molesting 11-year-old avoids jail time SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (WFLA/AP) – A Missouri man who pleaded guilty to molesting an 11-year-old girl who later tested positive for chlamydia, has been sentenced to five years of supervised probation. Joseph Meili, 22, of Russellville, was convicted of one count of third-degree child molestation. St...
14:51, 2019-06-20

Senior huntsman who allowed hounds to kill fox cubs avoids jail A senior huntsman convicted of allowing his hounds to kill four fox cubs has been handed a 16-week suspended jail sentence for causing their "painful, terrifying" deaths....
00:34, 2019-06-11

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as They Rebrand Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16. After hailing the electoral victories of Brexit and Donald Trump, Brog pointed his finger towards the exit of the ballroom at the Ritz Carlton ...
06:51, 2019-07-22

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as they Debate Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16. After hailing the electoral victories of Brexit and Donald Trump, Brog pointed his finger towards the exit of the ballroom at the Ritz Carlton ...
16:17, 2019-07-21

Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison time in college bribery scam BOSTON — A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athletes in exchange for money for his sailing program, a judge ruled Wednesday. John Vandemoer is the first person to be sentenced in the college admissions ...
23:34, 2019-06-12

Ex-Stanford sailing coach avoids prison in U.S. college admissions scandal A former Stanford University sailing coach avoided prison on Wednesday in the first sentencing to result from the U.S. college admissions scandal after admitting he took bribes to help children of wealthy parents gain admission to the school....
22:34, 2019-06-12

Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill avoids suspension Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill will not be suspended by the NFL for violating the league's personal conduct policy following investigations into child abuse claims made against the wide receiver....
20:51, 2019-07-19

Dashcam Captures Moment Driver Narrowly Avoids Lorry Crash A driver made a lucky escape by swerving just in time to avoid crashing into a lorry. Bethany Pearson took to Twitter to share shocking footage, captured on her car's dashboard camera, which shows her......
17:51, 2019-08-02

Oklahoma woman who forced kids to eat dog feces avoids jail time An Oklahoma woman who allegedly forced her two young children to eat dog feces won’t be thrown in the slammer right away — but she has been ordered to stay away from her kids, according to a new report. Mary Elizabeth Moore, 34, of the city of Miami, was charged in Delaware County District Cou...
03:34, 2019-08-28

Senate passes bipartisan spending bill, avoids looming shutdown The Senate passed a budget and debt limit deal on Thursday that the Trump administration and leaders from both parties agreed to, but that left hardline fiscal conservatives worried for the future....
20:00, 2019-08-01

Philip Green's Arcadia avoids collapse as creditors back deal Philip Green's Topshop-to-Dorothy Perkins fashion empire staved off a collapse into administration on Wednesday as creditors approved his sweetened restructuring plan....
23:34, 2019-06-13

Illinois plans to self-destruct Here's a basic principle for 21st-century governance: to attract investment and high-skilled workers, a government must make it attractive to do business in their locale....
17:34, 2019-05-29

O'Rourke struggles, Castro emerges and Warren avoids trouble in Democratic debate Ten Democrats took the stage in the first Democratic debate of the 2020 U.S. election campaign on Wednesday night, each trying to introduce themselves to millions of voters who will decide whether they should be president....
19:17, 2019-06-27

Juventus soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo avoids criminal rape charges in US The current captain of the Portugal national soccer team had been accused of raping Kathryn Mayorga in Las Vegas in 2009. He still faces a civil complaint from his accuser....
02:17, 2019-07-23

| WATCH | Dashcam captures moment driver narrowly avoids truck crash A driver has a lucky escape as a truck crashes across into the southbound carriageway of the A34. Rear dashcam footage shows the lorry sliding alongside another vehicle during the incident....
08:34, 2019-08-03

Hyundai Motor Agrees Wage Deal, Avoids Strike For First Time In 8 Years Hyundai Motor Co and its South Korean workers' union have reached a tentative wage deal and averted strike action for the first time in eight years, sending the automaker's shares up by more than 4......
17:34, 2019-08-28

Friars Club head avoids jail time for filing false tax returns Friars Club executive director Michael Gyure — who pleaded guilty in January to filing false income tax returns — will avoid prison time. Gyure was sentenced to time served on Monday by District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald of the federal court in Manhattan. The executive failed to disclose some $433,...
05:17, 2019-07-09

Matteo Salvini avoids questions over alleged League links to Russian money Absent from parliament, Italy’s deputy PM says his party did not ask for or take moneyItaly’s deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini has avoided an interrogation in parliament over claims his far-right League party sought money from Russia.In Salvini’s absence, the allegations were addressed by the pr...
21:34, 2019-07-24

Janet Jackson lauds Michael's music legacy but avoids abuse claims Michael Jackson’s sister gives interview ahead of 10th anniversary of his deathJanet Jackson has said her brother Michael’s musical legacy will continue, but refused to comment on enduring allegations of child sexual abuse.Two men, James Safechuck and Wade Robson, made detailed allegations of sexual...
17:51, 2019-06-23

Bermuda avoids major damage from Hurricane Humberto, cleanup crews get to work Cleanup crews in Bermuda were busy at work on Thursday after Hurricane Humberto grazed the island, which escaped major harm despite winds that reached around 100 miles per hour (161 kph) snapping power poles and lifting off roofs....
19:34, 2019-09-19

Hundreds protest in New York after police officer avoids charges in chokehold case Several hundred people took to the streets of New York on Wednesday to protest a decision by the U.S. Department of Justice not to bring federal charges against a policeman accused in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man in 2014....
02:01, 2019-07-18

Stanford Coach Avoids Prison in Admissions Scandal. Have Colleges Avoided Blame? The first sentencing in the scandal raised questions about culpability in the case and the role of universities, who have been described by prosecutors as victims....
04:17, 2019-06-13

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win.        ...
11:17, 2019-05-29

Adidas fixer Thomas Gassnola avoids prison for role in NCAA scandal A one-time Adidas fixer whose testimony helped convict former footwear execs for their role in the NCAA corruption scandal was sentenced to time served Tuesday — even though he didn’t actually spend any time in jail. Manhattan federal court Judge Lewis Kaplan called Thomas Gassnola’s coo...
09:00, 2019-09-11

Officer avoids jail time in attempted unlawful sexual conduct case TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department officer accused of overlooking an arrest warrant in exchange for oral sex was sentenced to three years of probation in connection to the case Monday afternoon. Back in January, Officer Richard Daniel was arrested for unlawful sexual conduct and tampering w...
00:17, 2019-06-18

Director Paul Downs Colaizzo on how Brittany Runs A Marathon avoids clichés It’s easy when you see the trailer for Brittany Runs A Marathon to think “oh great. Another movie about a drunk, overweight girl realizing she’s unhealthy.” And while that’s part of Brittany Runs A Marathon, it’s deeper than that. She does run a marathon, but she also tells jokes, makes mistake, and...
18:17, 2019-08-23

Supreme Court avoids abortion question, upholds fetal burial measure The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sent a mixed message on abortion, refusing to consider reinstating Indiana's ban on abortions performed because of fetal disability or the sex or race of the fetus while upholding the state's requirement that fetal remains be buried or cremated after the procedure i...
22:17, 2019-05-28

Ex-NBA star Chuck Person avoids prison time in NCAA corruption scandal Former NBA star Chuck “The Rifleman” Person avoided prison time after pleading guilty to taking bribes as an NCAA coach to steer student-athletes to a financial adviser, with the judge blaming Person’s charitable nature for his downfall. Person wept as Manhattan federal court Judge Loretta Preska se...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Former Stanford sailing coach avoids prison in first sentence of college admissions scandal John Vandemoer is the first of the 22 defendants who pleaded guilty in the nation's sweeping college admissions scandal to be sentenced.        ...
08:00, 2019-06-13

A$AP Rocky avoids threat of harsher sentence as prosecutor decides not to appeal assault ruling Swedish prosecutors will not appeal the conditional sentence for assault handed to A$AP Rocky earlier this month, meaning the US rapper will avoid the threat of a harsher ruling....
03:00, 2019-08-28

North Carolina university shooting suspect pleads guilty, avoids possible death penalty A man accused of killing two students and wounding four more when he allegedly open fired in a North Carolina university classroom earlier this year pleaded guilty to two first-degree murder charges on Thursday. ...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Lori Loughlin avoids media, slips into court for possible conflicts in college admissions scandal Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband appeared in federal court Tuesday to address possible conflicts of interest or their attorneys.        ...
01:34, 2019-08-28

Jonathan Martin Avoids Jail Time On Felony Charges With Mental Health Diversion Former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will not face any jail time for the charges brought against him for threats he made on an Instagram post in February 2018. According to a report from Nancy Dillon of the New York Daily News, Martin was instead granted a mental health diversion progra...
05:00, 2019-10-06

Gay rugby player facing deportation to Kenya avoids detention but still faces threat of being sent home Supporters of a gay rugby player who faces being sent back to Kenya after losing his deportation battle are holding a protest outside the Home Office....
19:34, 2019-06-07

Illinois says it's prepared for another election hack The computers in Sangamon County, Ill., like those in state and local election offices across the country, are the new battlefield against foreign attacks on our election system....
23:34, 2019-06-17

YouTube Dismantles 'Influence Operation' Targeting Hong Kong Protests, Avoids Discussing Its Reach YouTube has disabled some 210 channels it says were used in a coordinated “influence operation” spreading disinformation related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. However, the company refused to answer any questions on Thursday when asked how users had been successfully targeted.Read more......
07:17, 2019-08-23

Constitutionality of $16 billion of Illinois bonds challenged The sale of $10 billion of general obligation bonds in 2003 and $6 billion in 2017 by Illinois was unconstitutional because the proceeds were used for loans to the state's pension funds or to finance budget deficits, according to a court filing on Monday....
03:34, 2019-07-02

After Illinois, these states could legalize recreational marijuana next More states have waved the green flag on weed from a medical and/or adult-use, with 33 medical marijuana-legal states. Ten allow adult consumption.       ...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Illinois poised to legalize recreational marijuana Illinois is poised to become the 11th state in the US to legalize marijuana for recreational use, after lawmakers voted to legalize the drug on Friday afternoon....
12:34, 2019-06-02

Defense in China student's beheading in Illinois says he did it An Illinois man accused of kidnapping and killing a graduate student from China two years ago was obsessed with Ted Bundy and other serial killers, a federal prosecutor said on Wednesday on the first day of the trial of the sensational case....
03:34, 2019-06-13

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13)        ...
12:00, 2019-09-14

Illinois congressman unfazed by AOC’s endorsement of his rival Rep. Dan Lipinski is shrugging off the endorsement of his liberal challenger by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, telling POLITICO the progressive star’s backing of his “extremist” opponent won’t help knock him out of the Chicago-area seat. “I think it’s always a bad idea for Democrats to go after Demo...
07:51, 2019-09-18

New law allows Illinois schools to teach hunting classes "Students who are exposed to lessons in hunting safety have a greater chance of respecting firearms and using them properly for the rest of their lives," Republican Sen. Jason Plummer, a sponsor on the bill, said....
18:00, 2019-08-01

$5.5 Million Homes in New York, Illinois and Missouri A minimalist home in the Hudson Valley designed by the Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, an 1883 Tudor in Evanston and a medieval-style castle in Kansas City....
19:51, 2019-07-03

Illinois zoo flamingo put down after a child threw a rock at it (CNN) – A Miller Park Zoo flamingo was euthanized Monday after an elementary school student threw a rock inside the animal’s exhibit. A representative from the Bloomington, Illinois zoo told CNN affiliate WMBD the rock broke the flamingo’s leg and caused injuries that led to it bei...
20:00, 2019-05-22

Illinois Rep. John Shimkus quits House Longtime Illinois Rep. John Shimkus said Friday he would not seek reelection — becoming at least the 12th House Republican to call it quits after their current term is up. Shimkus, who was elected in 1996 to represent the 15th District in the southeastern part of the state, made the announcement in ...
02:00, 2019-08-31

Trump says he may commute sentence of former Illinois governor U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was seriously considering commuting the prison sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich....
15:51, 2019-08-08

Roger Stone avoids jail, banned from major social media after judge rules he breached gag order Stone, 66, a notorious Republican political operative who has described himself as a "dirty trickster," had previously been dressed down by the judge for his public remarks about the federal criminal case in Washington, D.C....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Eric Garner: Family of black man who died during arrest attempt tell of anger as police officer avoids prosecution The family of a black American who died during an attempted police arrest have voiced their anger after the white officer involved avoided prosecution....
14:34, 2019-07-17

Former Stanford sailing coach, the 1st person sentenced in the college admissions bribery scheme, avoids prison time BOSTON (AP) — Former Stanford sailing coach, the 1st person sentenced in the college admissions bribery scheme, avoids prison time. The post Former Stanford sailing coach, the 1st person sentenced in the college admissions bribery scheme, avoids prison time appeared first on LEX18.com....
21:51, 2019-06-12

See it: 5-year-old Illinois girl outruns charging coyote A 5-year-old girl in Illinois outran a coyote that charged at her in front of her family’s home in a wild caught-on-video encounter. Little Christine Przybylski was approached by the wild animal as she neared her front-yard tree swing in Villa Park on Tuesday, footage shows. “I decided to go t...
06:51, 2019-09-26

First Death Allegedly Linked to Vaping Reported in Illinois A spike in serious illnesses possibly related to vaping has been reported in several states in recent months. Now, health officials in Illinois say they have registered the first case of a patient dying after vaping....
04:51, 2019-08-25

First US death possibly linked to vaping in Illinois: officials E-cigarettes could have claimed their first victim. A user in Illinois has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, following a vaping session, the Illinois Department of Public Health said Friday. The death comes amid an epidemic of hospitalizations nationwide linked to the ba...
01:17, 2019-08-25

Car crashes into hayride at Illinois farm, at least 11 injured: reports At least 11 people in Illinois were injured, three critically, after a car rear-ended a hayride that was being towed by a farm vehicle on Saturday, according to local reports....
00:00, 2019-10-14

Trial in slaying in Illinois of scholar from China continues PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The federal death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois doctoral student charged with slaying a 26-year-old scholar visiting from China is resuming in central Illinois. Monday is the fourth day of testimony as prosecutors present their case against 29-year-old Brendt C...
15:17, 2019-06-17

Illinois man, 48, is convicted in booby-trap shotgun killing An Illinois man who booby-trapped a shotgun that killed a neighbor last year was convicted Thursday of murder and another charge, according to media reports....
10:00, 2019-09-14

Illinois State Police trooper killed during shootout An Illinois State Police Trooper died from a shootout while executing a search warrant with other SWAT team members in a dangerous residential neighborhood in East St. Louis....
21:17, 2019-08-24

Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness An Illinois resident who was hospitalized with a respiratory illness linked to vaping has died, according to the state’s public health officials. The Illinois Department of Public Health issued a statement Friday saying a person who had “recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe re...
04:17, 2019-08-24

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14:51, 2019-05-25

Illinois man accused of driving SUV into family, killing 1 and injuring 4 An Illinois man was charged with first-degree murder Saturday after he allegedly drove his SUV into a family outside a soccer game, killing a man and injuring four other people....
16:00, 2019-10-06

Police: Illinois man dies after paddle-boating accident ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Suburban Chicago authorities say a 44-year-old died in a paddle-boating accident on Memorial Day. The Chicago Tribune reports that Arlington Heights police responded to a 911 call reporting an overturned paddle boat in a lake about 3:30 p.m. Monday. Police say the man,...
18:17, 2019-05-28

Illinois teen wakes up thinking each day is June 11: 'It's like a movie' An Illinois teenager wakes up every day thinking it's June 11, 2019, the day she suffered a traumatic brain injury. Two hours later, her memory resets, and she's back to where she started when she woke up....
06:00, 2019-09-12

9-year-old charged with murder in 5 Illinois fire deaths FILE – In this Sunday, April 7, 2019, file photo, Marie Chockley, a resident of the Timberline Trailer Court, north of Goodfield, Ill., surveys the damage that was caused by a Saturday night fire that killed five residents in a mobile home. A prosecutor says a central Illinois 9-year-old is ex...
06:00, 2019-10-10

Openings set at Illinois trial in slaying of Chinese scholar CHICAGO (AP) — Opening statements are set for a federal death-penalty trial of a former University of Illinois graduate student charged with kidnapping and killing a visiting Chinese scholar. After opening remarks to jurors Wednesday morning in Peoria, in central Illinois, federal prosecutors will c...
06:34, 2019-06-12

Illinois Republicans urge Trump to keep Blagojevich in prison Illinois’ delegation of House Republicans on Thursday urged President Donald Trump not to commute the sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the state’s former governor, after the president told reporters he was considering doing so.In a statement, Reps. Darin LaHood, John Shimkus, Adam Kinzinger, Rodney Davi...
02:00, 2019-08-09

Clemson powers past Illinois 8-4 in NCAA Tournament OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Kyle Wilkie and Grayson Byrd both drove in three runs, Davis Sharpe pitched 6 2/3 innings in relief and Clemson beat Illinois 8-4 on Friday in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Clemson (35-24) jumped ahead 4-2 in the third inning and never trailed again. Michael Green an...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Jacksonville State rallies late to eliminate Illinois 7-5 OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Andrew Naismith had a pinch two-run double in the eighth inning as Jacksonville State rallied late to beat Illinois 7-5 in an NCAA Tournament elimination game Saturday at the Oxford Regional. Jacksonville State (38-22) was scoreless until its first four batters in the seventh go...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Large exotic cat mauls mom, child in Illinois, report An Illinois woman and her child were hospitalized Sunday after they were attacked by a caracal, which is a large exotic cat that is often compared to a lynx, reports said....
09:17, 2019-06-24

Illinois transfer TE Ford to sit 2019 after NCAA decision CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois tight end Luke Ford, a transfer from Georgia, will not be eligible to play this season after the NCAA upheld the denial of his request for a waiver. The NCAA initially denied Ford’s request in April, but the school appealed. Illinois announced Friday the appeal ...
23:51, 2019-06-07

Archbishop Sheen’s remains moved to Illinois from NY church PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The remains of Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen have been removed from St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York and are on their way to central Illinois. The move comes after three years of litigation that ended with a court ruling Sheen’s niece could bury him in Peoria, where h...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Illinois State Senator to Trump: Hey, Sorry About the Mock Assassination State Sen. Martin Sandoval (D-Ill.), has apologized to Trump and all who support him for an incident that happened at a fundraiser. And by incident, I mean that one of Sandoval’s supporters pointed an automatic weapon—which was likely fake—at a person wearing a Donald Trump mask. Basically, the man ...
02:34, 2019-08-20

SUV leaves trail of destruction after plowing into Illinois mall An out-of-control SUV driver smashed into a Chicagoland mall Friday and barreled around the shopping center — sending panicked people running for their lives. The wild incident happened at the Woodfield Mall in the suburb of Schaumburg at around 2:30 p.m. local time, when the car rammed through the ...
02:00, 2019-09-21

Illinois senators request MLB foul ball-injury data Another foul ball led to an injury at a baseball stadium over the weekend, sparking a request from two Illinois senators for data from Major League Baseball surrounding such instances and the league's response to them....
21:51, 2019-08-07

Illinois Democrat proposes capping nicotine levels in e-cigarettes Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, an Illinois Democrat, proposed a plan Monday to cap nicotine levels in e-cigarettes, a new and aggressive strategy for countering a rise in teen vaping that officials consider an epidemic....
01:34, 2019-10-08

Illinois teen’s memory resets every two hours after head injury Of all the types of injuries a person can sustain, head injuries tend to be the scariest. Scientists have learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still many uncertainties. That’s especially true when it comes to brain injuries, where a person can appear medically healthy b...
01:17, 2019-09-17

U.S. to seek execution for Illinois man in gruesome slaying of Chinese student Federal prosecutors on Wednesday will begin arguing that an Illinois man should be executed for the gruesome murder of a Chinese graduate student in 2017....
18:00, 2019-07-17

Walter White look-alike sought for meth charges in Illinois GALESBURG, Ill. (KWQC) – Followers of the Galesburg Police Facebook page have been doing double takes since the booking photo of a wanted Galesburg man was posted last week. “Wow, the resemblance,” Christina Balmer commented, referring to the likeness Todd W. Barrick, Jr. bears to Walter White, the ...
10:00, 2019-09-11

Illinois child, 9, to face 5 murder charges in deadly fire A 9-year-old Illinois boy has been charged with setting an April fire in a mobile home that killed three small children and two adults, according to reports Tuesday....
02:34, 2019-10-09

Jury weighs fate of Illinois man in slaying of student from China A U.S. court jury on Wednesday began deliberating whether life in prison or the death penalty should be imposed on an Illinois man convicted of the abduction and decapitation murder of a Chinese graduate student two years ago....
04:00, 2019-07-18

Illinois man jailed for life over murder of Chinese graduate student An Illinois man described by prosecutors as obsessed with serial killers was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the kidnapping and decapitation of a Chinese graduate student two years ago....
10:51, 2019-07-19

Illinois lawmaker pooped on by pigeon during TV interview — about bird droppings Oh, crap! An Illinois lawmaker was pooped on by a pigeon at a Chicago Transit Authority stop while doing a TV interview about the pigeon droppings problem plaguing the station. Democratic state Rep. Jaime Andrade fell victim to the very problem he had been discussing during an interview with CBS Chi...
10:17, 2019-09-17

U.S. judge confirms Owens-Illinois arbitration award against Venezuela A U.S. judge on Tuesday confirmed a roughly $500 million arbitration award that a unit of Owens-Illinois Inc obtained against Venezuela in connection with the country's seizure and nationalization of two plants in 2010....
00:17, 2019-05-22

Illinois newspaper editor resigns to spare staff more layoffs SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois’ capital-city newspaper, a 188-year-old institution tied intimately to Abraham Lincoln, is without a news chief after its editor resigned in hopes of sparing more layoffs, according to a staff writer. Angie Muhs served notice of her resignation Friday from the State Jour...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signs bill declaring abortion a 'fundamental right' Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a controversial bill into law Wednesday that provides for broad access to abortion and throws out restrictions on the procedure in the third trimester....
21:17, 2019-06-12

Illinois to defy Trump administration's abortion referral 'gag rule' Illinois will defy enforcement of the Trump administration's rule barring taxpayer-backed family planning clinics from making abortion referrals, the governor said on Thursday, announcing the state plans to step in to fund those clinics....
00:00, 2019-07-19

Credit analysts cautious over Illinois budget, infrastructure plan Some results from Illinois' action-packed spring legislation session that produced a budget and a variety of revenue-raising measures won initial praise on Monday from credit rating analysts, who cautioned that fiscal challenges remain....
01:17, 2019-06-04

Illinois hangs on to low investment-grade credit rating from Moody's Illinois avoided deterioration in one of its low investment-grade credit ratings on Tuesday when Moody's Investors Service affirmed the state at Baa3 with a stable outlook, citing recent steps taken to shore up the state's shaky finances....
00:17, 2019-06-05

Juul faces heightened scrutiny, Illinois and DC launch probes The company's rapid rise to the top of the multi-billion dollar U.S. e-cigarette market has been accompanied by accusations from parents, politicians and public health advocates...
14:17, 2019-08-31

Smith’s 3-hitter carries Louisville past Illinois State 11-2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Luke Smith allowed three hits in 8 1/3 innings and Jake Snider had three RBI with a homer as top-seeded Louisville routed Illinois State 11-2 on Sunday night in an elimination game of the NCAA tournament. Hours after knocking out second-seeded rival Indiana 9-7 to stay alive, ...
05:17, 2019-06-03

Illinois State edges Indiana 8-7 in NCAA tournament opener LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Joe Aeilts hit a go-ahead, RBI double in the top of the eighth inning, and Illinois State recovered from blowing a five-run lead to beat Indiana 8-7 on Friday in the opener of the Louisville regional. Aeilts delivered the last of three doubles for the hard-hitting Redbirds (35...
00:17, 2019-06-01

Illinois County to Use Algorithm to Automatically Expunge Old Marijuana Convictions With a statewide marijuana decriminalization ordinance set to take effect at the start of 2020, Cook County, Illinois is slated to automatically clear “tens of thousands of cannabis convictions” with the assistance of an algorithm, the Chicago Tribune reported on Wednesday. Cook County is the nation...
09:00, 2019-08-29

Judge slams petition challenging Illinois bonds as political An Illinois judge on Thursday ruled that a petition by taxpayers aiming to challenge the constitutionality of $16 billion of the state's general obligation bonds was political in nature and cannot proceed in court....
04:00, 2019-08-30

Walker pitches Illinois State past Louisville 4-2 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jeremy Gaines’ two-run double capped a three-run sixth inning, Matt Walker threw a complete-game six-hitter and Illinois State upset top-seeded Louisville 4-2 on Saturday in a winner’s bracket game of the NCAA Tournament. Hitless for three innings against the natio...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Illinois joins lawsuit to stop T-Mobile, Sprint merger Illinois has joined a multistate lawsuit aimed at stopping the merger of U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp , the New York attorney general's office, which is leading the effort along with California, said on Tuesday....
00:17, 2019-09-04

Indiana hits 3 homers, tops Illinois-Chicago 9-5 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Matt Lloyd hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning, Cole Barr and Drew Ashley each added solo homers and Indiana avoided elimination from the NCAA Louisville Regional with a 9-5 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Saturday. A day after striking out 18 times in an 8-7 loss to Il...
22:34, 2019-06-01

Illinois expands abortion rights amid stringent bans across the US The Illinois State Senate passed sweeping abortion protections late Friday, which will most likely be signed by Gov. J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat. The Senate voted 34-20 for the bill to remove restrictions on certain late-term abortions and criminal penalties on physicians who perform the procedures....
20:17, 2019-06-01

Illinois Gov. Jay Pritzker signs order protecting transgender students Illinois Gov. Jay Pritzker has signed an executive order directing state schools to take "comprehensive action" to support and protect transgender students....
15:00, 2019-07-01

Illinois reports death from lung illness linked to vaping A person in Illinois who vaped has died after being hospitalized with severe respiratory illness, the state's health authorities said on Friday, amid reports that dozens of people had been sickened with lung problems linked to vaping....
22:17, 2019-08-23

Oriente’s 3 RBIs lift Louisville past Illinois-Chicago 5-3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Danny Oriente had three RBI with a two-run homer in the third inning and a run-scoring sacrifice fly that helped top-seeded Louisville beat Illinois-Chicago 5-3 on Friday night in the first round of the NCAA tournament Louisville regional. The No. 4 Flames (29-22) homered in t...
04:34, 2019-06-01

Carnival rides injure two in separate incidents at Illinois fairs A woman was injured when she fell from a malfunctioning roller-coaster at an Illinois carnival this week -- and about 45 minutes away, a child was hurt by falling debris when two carnival rides collided, according to new reports....
18:00, 2019-07-19

Illinois girl, 11, critical after being shot in head the day before her birthday, reports say An 11-year-old Illinois girl, who planned to celebrate her 12th birthday on Tuesday, reportedly was shot in the head the night before while inside her home and is now fighting for her life, reports say....
15:34, 2019-09-25

Illinois man left seriously injured after vicious bowling ball attack Police in Illinois are on the hunt for a suspect who was caught on video smashing another man's head with a bowling ball Wednesday night, an attack that briefly left the victim in a medically induced coma....
03:34, 2019-09-08

Illinois to ask residents to vote on how income tax is levied on 2020 ballot The Illinois House of Representatives on Monday voted to put a proposal that would change the state's personal income tax system on a ballot to take place alongside the 2020 U.S. national election vote....
04:51, 2019-05-28

An Illinois man blackmailed 100 girls for nude photos. He got 35 years in prison A southern Illinois man who admitted using blackmail to obtain nude pictures of about 100 girls and women has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.        ...
19:51, 2019-07-12

Man accused of killing Illinois state trooper arraigned; second suspect charged The man accused of killing an Illinois State Police officer in a shootout last week was arraigned Monday on first-degree murder charges while a second suspect was charged in connection to the trooper's death....
13:34, 2019-08-27

Illinois woman allegedly stabs her boyfriend’s genitals during break up attempt A woman in Illinois stabbed her boyfriend in the genitals when he attempted to break up with her, a report said Wednesday. The 30-year-old woman went ballistic on June 24 when her 43-year-old boyfriend became upset because she was out all day and decided to end the relationship, according to the Her...
08:17, 2019-07-18

With new Illinois gambling bill, Cubs consider opening sportsbook at Wrigley Field The Cubs are considering opening up a sportsbook at Wrigley Field as the state of Illinois prepares to implement a new sports gambling law.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-18

Special Illinois prosecutor named to investigate Jussie Smollett case An Illinois judge appointed a former U.S. Attorney as a special prosecutor Friday to lead an investigation into actor Jussie Smollett's report he was assaulted by two men and prosecutors' handling of the case....
12:51, 2019-08-24

Federal trial to begin for Illinois man accused of killing Chinese student The federal trial of an Illinois man accused of kidnapping and killing a visiting Chinese scholar two years ago was set to begin on Wednesday, with prosecutors having already said they would seek the death penalty....
14:00, 2019-06-12

Illinois Governor Signs Executive Order to Protect Transgender Students Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker signed an executive order on Sunday that aims to help strengthen protections for transgender students in the state’s schools, calling it a “step toward securing Illinois’ place as a leader in equality and hope.”...
06:34, 2019-07-01

Illinois man travels to El Paso and Dayton to make crosses for shooting victims Greg Zanis watched the unfolding events in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio over the weekend as those communities became the latest to grapple the all-to-common trend of mass gun violence....
03:34, 2019-08-06

Illinois trooper Nicholas Hopkins dies after being shot while serving a warrant EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis. Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, 33, of Waterloo, a 10-year veteran of the force, was wounded during an exchange of gunfire while serving the warrant at an East...
12:17, 2019-08-24

Illinois Gov. Pritzker signs executive order to protect trans students Flanked by Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed the executive order Sunday — the same day as Chicago's Pride Parade.        ...
16:34, 2019-07-01

Thousands of fetal remains found on Illinois property of deceased doctor More than 2,200 preserved fetal remains have been found on the Illinois property of a recently deceased doctor who performed abortions, the Will County sheriff's office said in a statement....
04:51, 2019-09-15

Illinois man accused of killing his 74-year-old mom with sword in suburban home: police An Illinois man with mental health issues and a history of erratic behavior was arrested Sunday after stabbing his mother with a sword and stuffing her body into a trash can, police said....
04:34, 2019-08-01

Illinois man gets life in prison for brutal rape and killing of Chinese scholar Former University of Illinois student Brendt, Christensen was sentenced to life in prison for the rape and killing of Yingying Zhang        ...
06:17, 2019-07-19

Illinois corn yields seen below average but improve as tour scouts go West Corn farmers in west-central Illinois are facing potentially smaller corn yields this fall in what has been a challenging growing season after extreme weather and heavy rains delayed plantings across much of the U.S. Midwest, scouts on an annual tour said on Wednesday....
03:17, 2019-08-22

Jussie Smollett case to be reviewed by special prosecutor, Illinois judge says Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx's handling of the controversial Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime case -- including the contentious decision to suddenly drop all charges against him -- will be examined by a special prosecutor, an Illinois judge ruled Friday afternoon....
23:00, 2019-06-21

Illinois man receives life sentence for murder of Chinese graduate student An Illinois man described by prosecutors as obsessed with serial killers was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the kidnapping and decapitation of a Chinese graduate student two years ago....
22:34, 2019-07-18

Illinois moves to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as Trump mulls commuting sentence Illinois officials are seeking to disbar former Gov. Rod Blagojevich as he waits in a federal prison in Colorado for news on whether President Trump will commute his 14-year sentence on corruption charges....
05:00, 2019-08-15

Illinois passes bipartisan law to allow hunting education classes in school curriculum Wedged in among the basics of science, math and English, a new bipartisan measure in Illinois now gives school districts the option to build hunting safety education into the daily curriculum....
00:00, 2019-08-01

Illinois man on trial for Chinese student's murder obsessed with Ted Bundy: prosecutor An Illinois man accused of kidnapping and killing a scholar visiting from China two years ago was obsessed with Ted Bundy and other serial killers, a federal prosecutor said as the man's trial opened on Wednesday....
22:00, 2019-06-12

Illinois fire department reminds cooks to be safe during grilling season ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) – The snow is gone, the rain is sort of gone and now, some may be pulling out the grills to grill some meals. Rock Island Fire Department Well, with that mindset, officials with the Rock Island Fire Department are urging cooks to be careful and to be safe during the gr...
14:51, 2019-06-20

Illinois senators call on MLB to extend protective netting to corners of ballparks U.S. senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth called on Major League Baseball on Thursday to extend safety netting to the right and left corners of ballparks in the wake of a recent spate of fans being injured by foul balls....
21:51, 2019-06-27

Illinois Republicans remove offensive Facebook post about ‘Jihad Squad’ Republican County Chairmen’s Association president sorry for ‘unauthorized’ post that insulted four Democratic congresswomenAn Illinois Republican group has apologized and removed from its Facebook page a post that showed images of four Democratic congresswomen who have been criticized by Donald Tru...
02:17, 2019-07-23

Illinois standout Bobby Roundtree able to 'eat and speak normally' after spinal surgery, official says University of Illinois defensive end Bobby Roundtree’s health appears to be slightly improving after undergoing surgery for a severe spinal injury he suffered in a swimming accident....
17:34, 2019-05-21

Video shows coyote chasing little girl in her Illinois front yard An Illinois mom shared a video of her young daughter’s close encounter with a coyote in their front yard. The surveillance video from the family’s home in South Villa Park, west of Chicago, shows the little girl playing in the driveway. As she skips past cars parked in front of the house...
19:17, 2019-09-28

Illinois bill to legalize recreational marijuana wins legislative approval Illinois will become the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults under a bill that won final passage in the state legislature on Friday....
00:17, 2019-06-01

Search for pregnant postal worker in Illinois continues one year after she disappeared Wednesday marked one year since an Illinois pregnant postal worker was last seen and on Thursday police told reporters the case “is still an active missing persons investigation.”...
04:34, 2019-10-04

Watch: Illinois lawmaker targeted by bird during interview about pigeon poop An Illinois state representative giving a TV interview about a pigeon poop problem at a Chicago train station ended up illustrating the problem when a bird relieved itself onto his head....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes - taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois River to hunt invasive Asian carp fish with bows and arrows....
16:34, 2019-09-20

Illinois Planned Parenthood’s secret construction protested ahead of opening A soon-to-be-opened Illinois Planned Parenthood clinic that was built in secret has sparked protests from anti-abortion demonstrators who call the clandestine construction “an embarrassment” and “sign of desperation.”...
21:51, 2019-10-10

Illinois Senate Passes Bill to Protect the ‘Fundamental Right’ to Access Abortion While lawmakers in several states are attempting to strip women and other marginalized genders of their reproductive health rights with draconian anti-abortion legislation, Illinois is stepping up with a strong bill to protect the “fundamental right” to have an abortion....
18:17, 2019-06-01

Illinois lawmakers vote to allow sports betting, approve Chicago casino A major gambling expansion in Illinois that will give Chicago its first casino, allow betting on sports and raise money for a massive infrastructure program won final approval on Sunday in the state legislature....
10:17, 2019-06-03

Illinois man drove SUV into family after soccer match, killing 1 and injuring 4, police say One man was killed and four people injured after a fight outside a sports complex in Waukegan, Illinois, ended with an SUV driver allegedly running over a family and fleeing the scene, authorities said. Police chased down and arrested 22-year-old suspect Prisiliano Carranza in a traffic stop shortly...
07:00, 2019-10-07

University of Illinois sued for allegedly chilling speech with 'bias response team' Speech First, a First Amendment advocacy group, sued the University of Illinois on Wednesday, claiming that it suppressed political advocacy and instituted a "bias response" regime that chilled students' willingness to express their opinions....
18:00, 2019-05-30

Rock band called ‘Confederate Railroad’ booted from Illinois state fair A Southern rock group called Confederate Railroad has been booted from the lineup of an upcoming Illinois state fair over its name and use of the Confederate flag, sparking fury from fans and country legend Charlie Daniels. The band, formed in 1987 in Atlanta, Georgia, had been slated to play at the...
17:17, 2019-07-09

Former Illinois Rep. Joe Walsh Confirms He’ll Challenge President Trump For 2020 Republican Nomination (WASHINGTON) — Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a longshot challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is “completely unfit” for office and must be denie...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Illinois woman receives mysterious postcard from Hong Kong mailed 26 years ago The woman, who lives in Springfield, says the postcard from 1993 appears to have been written by a father to his children. Now she’s searching online for the recipients, who could be living in Massachusetts....
15:17, 2019-07-17

First Death From Vaping-Linked Lung Illness Reported by Illinois Health Officials A patient has died after suffering a mysterious lung illness linked to vaping, health officials said Friday. The death comes in the wake of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announcing this week that more than a hundred similar possible cases have been documented across the country.Read...
22:51, 2019-08-23

Massive Illinois train derailment sparks chemical fire, numerous evacuations A massive train derailment in Illinois — which saw 14 freight cars fly off the tracks — led to numerous evacuations and a giant chemical fire on Tuesday, according to reports. Footage captured at the scene shows large flames and plumes of smoke shooting up into the air and out from sever...
05:51, 2019-09-11

U.S. charges ex-Illinois software engineer with taking stolen trade secrets to China U.S. prosecutors on Thursday said a software engineer has been indicted on charges he stole trade secrets from the suburban Chicago locomotive manufacturer where he once worked and took them to China....
20:34, 2019-07-11

Illinois jury to hear sentencing arguments in gruesome slaying of Chinese student A jury that convicted an Illinois man in the kidnapping and gruesome murder of a Chinese graduate student will soon begin deliberations about whether Brendt Christensen will spend the rest of his life in prison or be put to death....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Illinois officials claim possible first death from vaping-related illness; investigation ongoing An Illinois resident who had recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness has died, Illinois Department of Public Health said.        ...
04:51, 2019-08-24

Planned Parenthood to open Illinois abortion ‘mega clinic’ that was built in secret Planned Parenthood will open a huge, secretly built “mega clinic” in Ilinois near the Missouri border as lawmakers push for an abortion ban in the Show Me State, according to reports Wednesday. The women’s health provider built the sprawling center in Fairview Heights using a shell company to avoid ...
22:00, 2019-10-02

Woman's stolen wallet discovered in vent with 14 others at old Illinois high school 75 years later A woman in Missouri has been reunited with her stolen wallet 75 years after it went missing after it was discovered along with 14 others during a renovation at her old high school in a neighboring state....
20:51, 2019-07-09

Illinois basketball coach, 'Hoop Dreams' star Gene Pingatore dies at 83 Illinois high school basketball coach Gene Pingatore, who gained national exposure as one of the stars in the 1994 documentary 'Hoop Dreams,' died at the age of 83....
06:17, 2019-06-28

Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Ise Appeal of CBOE's Index Option Victory Chicago, IL - September 27, 2012 - On September 26, 2012, the Illinois Supreme Court refused to hear International Securities Exchange's (ISE) appeal of the Appellate Court's May 25, 2012 decision that affirmed a permanent injunction prohibiting ISE from listing or providing an exchange market for t...
16:34, 2019-05-22

Statement By William J. Brodsky, Chairman And CEO, CBOE Holdings, Inc. On Illinois Pension Reform CHICAGO, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- William J. Brodsky, Chairman and CEO of CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE), today issued the following statement regarding Illinois pension reform: "CBOE Holdings joins the Illinois State Chamber, the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club of Chicago, the Civic...
16:34, 2019-05-22

Body of slain Illinois student may be in landfill, new details from killer's attorneys suggest New information given Friday to the family of a University of Illinois student who was kidnapped and murdered in 2017 suggests her body may be in a landfill in the eastern part of the state....
12:17, 2019-08-03

Illinois lawmakers rush to finish big to-do list, including new marijuana, abortion laws Illinois lawmakers are rushing to complete a spring session chocked full of big issues, including marijuana, abortion protections and income taxes.        ...
12:34, 2019-06-01

Illinois governor JB Pritzker signs executive order to protect trans students Flanked by Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot, Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed the executive order Sunday — the same day as Chicago's Pride Parade.        ...
18:17, 2019-07-01

Illinois posed to legalize marijuana sales, expunge criminal records for pot crimes Illinois cannabis legalization would expunge criminal records and help minorities get business licenses to sell marijuana starting next year.        ...
02:34, 2019-06-01

‘Jihad Squad’ meme removed after Illinois GOP shares mock poster on Facebook Leaders of the Illinois Republican Party released a Facebook posting depicting the four minority freshmen Democrats in a movie-type poster as “The Jihad Squad” last week before taking it down over the weekend. ​The meme ​released Friday by the Illinois Republican County Chairmen’s ...
17:00, 2019-07-22

Planned Parenthood to open large Illinois clinic as Missouri readies abortion ban Women's health provider Planned Parenthood is set to open a large facility in western Illinois this month that will provide abortion access for women in Missouri as officials there aim to shutter the state's sole abortion clinic, the organization said on Wednesday....
20:00, 2019-10-02

U.S. Avoids Postal ‘Brexit’ as Universal Postal Union Reaches a Deal The United Nations body governing worldwide mail systems will remain intact after it agreed to a compromise on Wednesday that will change the way its postal fees are structured. The decision will keep the United States from leaving the group, which the Trump Administration had threatened to do &mdas...
02:00, 2019-09-27

Don't burn-out on the bricks! Charity will benefit if Brickyard winner avoids defacing famed IMS bricks The Speedway and Riley Children’s Foundation announced a promotion to benefit children and families affected by childhood cancers.        ...
04:17, 2019-09-17

University of Illinois student Andrew Smith accused of hanging noose in campus elevator (WAND/NBC News) A University of Illinois student has been arrested after a noose was found hanging in an elevator at a building on campus. Andrew Smith, 19, of Normal was charged with disorderly conduct and a hate crime. Smith was arraigned Tuesday afternoon and given a $5,000 bail, according to the...
12:17, 2019-09-05

Ex-University of Illinois doctoral student gets life in prison in slaying of visiting Chinese scholar After a federal jury said Thursday that its members had failed to agree on the death penalty, a former University of Illinois doctoral student drew a lifetime prison sentence for the rape and murder of a 26-year-old scholar from China he abducted from a bus stop near campus in 2017....
06:51, 2019-07-19

Jury selection set in death penalty case of Illinois man charged with murdering Chinese scholar Jury selection is set to start on Monday for the trial of an Illinois man charged with kidnapping and murdering a visiting Chinese scholar two years ago, in a case where federal prosecutors say they intend to seek the death penalty....
20:17, 2019-06-03

U of Illinois Student Charged With Hate Crime, Accused of Hanging a Noose in a Dorm Elevator A University of Illinois math major may find himself adding up the years in prison if he’s found guilty of a felony hate crime charge for hanging a noose in a campus elevator....
09:17, 2019-09-04

A black hospital patient claims Illinois police arrested him for allegedly trying to steal IV machine Shaquille Dukes says he was walking outside a hospital when a security guard accused him of trying to steal the IV that was attached to his arm.        ...
04:17, 2019-07-02

It’s ‘Racial’: Illinois Prison Banned Books on Black History and Empowerment From Inmate Program Some 3 out of every 4 inmates in Illinois prisons are black, yet, an Illinois prison banned an inmate education program from using books discussing black history or empowerment due to their “racial” content....
08:34, 2019-08-17

Democratic Illinois state senator pocketed nearly $275K from labor union for doing ‘little or no work,’ prosecutors say A Democratic Illinois state senator has been indicted on charges that he embezzled money from a labor union in return for "little or no work," the U.S. District Attorney’s Office said in a statement Friday.  ...
11:00, 2019-08-03

Illinois jury to decide death or life in prison for man convicted of beheading Chinese student An Illinois jury of five women and seven men will continue deliberations on Thursday to decide if a man convicted of abducting and beheading a Chinese scholar will face a death sentence or spend the rest of his life behind bars....
10:51, 2019-07-18

Thousands of fetal remains found in abortion doctor’s garage are decades old, Illinois police say JOLIET, Ill. — Illinois authorities on Thursday said that more than 2,200 preserved fetal remains found stacked in the garage of a deceased doctor’s home were from abortions performed in Indiana nearly two decades ago and it’s up to authorities there to determine if crimes were committed...
07:34, 2019-09-21

Don't burn-out on the bricks! Charity will benefit if Brickyard winner avoids defacing famed IMS bricks The Speedway and Riley Children’s Foundation announced a promotion to benefit children and families affected by childhood cancers.        ...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Confederate Railroad locks down new venue for charity performance after removal from Illinois state fair lineup Just two days after being excluded from performing at the upcoming Illinois state fair over its name and use of the Confederate flag, country rock band Confederate Railroad has found another venue in the region....
03:51, 2019-07-12

Cash-strapped Illinois counties using collection agency to badger drivers over unpaid traffic tickets Current and former Illinois residents are complaining that local counties have resorted to hiring a collection agency to harass them over unpaid parking and traffic tickets from as far back as the 1980s....
01:51, 2019-07-19

High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The justices’ action Monday keeps the high-profile case off the court’s election-year calendar and orders state judges to take a new look at...
16:17, 2019-06-17

Illinois woman: Son, 9, made 'terrible mistake' intentionally setting home ablaze, killing 5 family members A 9-year-old Illinois boy was charged with five counts of murder in the deaths of his cousin, two half-siblings, great grandmother and mother’s fiance after authorities alleged he intentionally set the family's mobile home alight....
14:17, 2019-10-12

Rock band Confederate Railroad fires back at Illinois state fair after being removed from performance lineup A Southern rock band called Confederate Railroad is firing back after it was barred from performing at an upcoming Illinois state fair over its name and use of the Confederate flag....
00:34, 2019-07-10

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14:00, 2019-09-06

How to cope with devastating defeat Charlie Edwards, Amir Khan and Rocky Fielding have all been the victims of a crushing defeat. John Dennen hears how they dealt with it The post How to cope with devastating defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
19:00, 2019-07-17

Mahindra Considering Second US Plant In Michigan Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd said on Thursday it plans to open a plant in Flint, Michigan, to make vehicles including mail delivery trucks for the U.S. market, a move that could create......
11:00, 2019-08-10

No. 13 Wisconsin plows No. 11 Michigan, 35-14 Junior running back Jonathan Taylor scored two first-quarter touchdowns, and junior quarterback Jack Coan rushed for two more scores as No. 13 Wisconsin defeated No. 11 Michigan, 35-14, in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams Saturday in Madison, Wis....
01:34, 2019-09-22

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson avoids putting together his daughter's Barbie house and we get it Dwayne Johnson shared a photo of himself to social media and joked about how he was going to defer the task to mom.        ...
23:34, 2019-06-18

Want to defeat Trump? Attack Biden Anyone angling to be the Democratic nominee should espouse a real progressive agenda – just being “anti-Trump” isn’t enoughJoe Biden believes he’s going to be president. He has reason to: He’s the frontrunner for the Democratic nomination — at least right now — and holding strong, despite having no ...
08:34, 2019-06-05

For Boris Johnson, Another Bad Day and Another Big Defeat in Parliament Monday was supposed to be a day of triumph for Britain’s new prime minister. Instead, he lost his bid for a new election on the same day a law went into effect barring a no-deal Brexit....
07:34, 2019-09-10

Michigan becomes first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes Governor said she wants to stop companies that are using candy flavors to ‘hook children on nicotine’Governor Gretchen Whitmer is moving to make Michigan the first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes. Related: Vaping’s other problem: are e-cigarettes creating a recycling disaster? Continue reading.....
16:17, 2019-09-04

No. 18 Michigan State shuts down Tulsa in 28-7 win Kenny Willekes recovered two fumbles, including one in the end zone for a touchdown, and No. 18 Michigan State manhandled Tulsa 28-7       ...
08:51, 2019-08-31

Michigan’s Brazdeikis staying in draft ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s Iggy Brazdeikis is staying in the NBA draft. The basketball program announced his decision Tuesday. The school announced last month that Brazdeikis, Charles Matthews and Jordan Poole were declaring for the draft. All three could have changed their minds and c...
09:17, 2019-05-22

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash quitting GOP Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan says he is leaving the Republican Party because he has become disenchanted with partisan politics. Amash was the lone Republican member of Congress to support the impeachment of President Donald Trump. (July 4)        ...
21:00, 2019-07-04

Michigan rides Henry’s 3-hitter to 2-0 win over FSU at CWS OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Tommy Henry limited Florida State to three hits, and Jesse Franklin’s first-inning home run stood up in Michigan’s 2-0 win at the College World Series on Monday night. The Wolverines (48-20) took control of Bracket 1 in their first CWS appearance since 1984 and need on...
05:00, 2019-06-18

Teens water-ski from Wisconsin to Michigan Most teens dream of doing something absolutely epic before going off to college. Madelyn Hendrikse and Braden Dirkse made that dream a reality by water-skiing across Lake Michigan....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Michigan is the first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer announced today that the state will ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes in an attempt to curb youth vaping, which the US surgeon general calls an "epidemic." While cities such as San Francisco have recently put si......
22:17, 2019-09-04

Meyer on Michigan rumors: 'Not going to happen' When asked about rumors that he could be the next coach of the Wolverines, former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer simply said, "No, that's not going to happen."...
01:51, 2019-09-26

Michigan candidate says city should be as white 'as possible' A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white "as much as possible."...
10:17, 2019-08-25

Patterson starting, but more than 1 Michigan QB could play Shea Patterson is set to start for No. 7 Michigan in its season opener Saturday night against Middle Tennessee, McCaffrey might play as well       ...
22:51, 2019-08-26

Rescheduled Cup race set for Monday at Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — NASCAR’s Cup Series will try again to hold its race at Michigan International Speedway after rain forced a postponement over the weekend. Sunday’s race was pushed back to Monday at 5 p.m. EDT. The weather was overcast at the track about 90 minutes before the new sc...
23:17, 2019-06-10

East: Could this be the year for Harbaugh and Michigan? Can the Wolverines get over the hump? How will Ohio State adjust to life after Urban Meyer? Is Penn State ready to be elite? We answer those questions and more about the Big Ten East....
17:51, 2019-07-18

If You Like Punting, You'll Love Iowa-Michigan For a Power 5 team in a rut, playing Rutgers can have the equivalent effect of a hangover cure or some kind of miracle exfoliant. Michigan, following a wounding loss to Wisconsin, dismantled the Scarlet Knights so unsparingly last week that Rutgers fired their head coach and replaced him with, I thi...
05:00, 2019-10-06

Michigan cop who had KKK memorabilia in home is fired A Michigan police officer who was put on leave after a potential homebuyer found Ku Klux Klan memorabilia inside the officer's house was fired Thursday following an investigation....
07:17, 2019-09-13

Michigan bounces Maryland from Big Ten tourney with 10-4 win OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jesse Franklin went 2 for 4 with two walks and an RBI double, one of four Michigan batters with multiple hits in a 10-4 victory to eliminate Maryland on Friday in the Big Ten tournament. Jimmy Kerr went 3 for 5, and Jack Blomgren and Blake Nelson each drove in two runs for the sec...
04:34, 2019-05-25

Charles Woodson Has Had Enough Of The Michigan Wolverines Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines had their asses handed to them in a 35-14 loss to Wisconsin on Saturday afternoon. Michigan was fresh off a bye, mercifully given two weeks to prepare for the Badgers and their scary-good running back Jonathan Taylor, and it went about as poorly as it could go. Michig...
04:00, 2019-09-22

Audi accused of using four defeat devices in V6 diesel Engine-warming function actually used to manipulate emissions readings The German transport ministry has identified up to four different emission defeat devices in software code used by Audi’s V6 diesel engine, according to separate reports published by Germany’s Bayerischen Rundfunk and Handelsbla...
12:17, 2019-07-01

Florida defense leads way in defeat of No. 7 Auburn Florida's defense forced four turnovers and made just enough offensive plays to beat Auburn in critical matchup of top 10 teams in the SEC.       ...
05:00, 2019-10-06

Senegal inadvertently do themselves a favour with Algeria defeat "Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has been battling to convince the media and public that his team are not favourites to win the Africa Cup of Nations and his players might have inadvertently done the job for him."...
17:34, 2019-06-28

Murray fumes at Fognini in Shanghai defeat Former world number one Andy Murray told Fabio Fognini to "shut up" before losing to the fiery Italian 7-6(4) 2-6 7-6(2) in an ill-tempered second-round clash at the Shanghai Masters on Tuesday....
07:34, 2019-10-09

'He has faults, but don't we all?': Trump supporters say he will defeat impeachment Gathering for a Minneapolis rally, backers see political games at work – though some raise doubtsWearing a “Trump” sweater, 17-year-old Christine Siems was at her first rally and had no intention of letting the threat of impeachment spoil it.“I think it’s kind of silly,” the student said. “They don’...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Killing Eve ends the season with both victory and defeat Early in the Killing Eve finale, Hugo jokingly calls Eve “Mrs. Robinson,” and it’s the exact sort of pat joke people have been making about The Graduate for years any time an older woman is involved with a younger man. But the reference turns out to be far more apt than he realizes....
11:17, 2019-05-27

Nationals Defeat Dodgers to Force a Game 5 The teams will return to Dodger Stadium to decide their division series after Ryan Zimmerman hit a three-run homer and Max Scherzer delivered a strong seven innings....
07:34, 2019-10-08

Joshua suffers stunning defeat to Ruiz Jr Andy Ruiz Jr. dethroned British title-holder Anthony Joshua with a stunning seventh-round stoppage at New York's Madison Square Garden on Saturday to become the first Mexican-American world heavyweight champion....
07:17, 2019-06-02

Misfiring Ash Barty out of US Open after straight-set defeat Australian world No 2 falls 6-2, 6-4 to Qiang WangBarty laments ‘tough day at office’ but remains upbeatNo time to dwell, Ashleigh Barty has set her sights on retaining the US Open doubles crown after crashing out of the singles with a fourth-round shocker at Flushing Meadows. A philosophical Barty ...
04:17, 2019-09-02

Djokovic still favorite but defeat gives rivals hope Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favorite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible....
06:51, 2019-08-22

Brodie Van Wagenen admits Mets defeat: ‘They came and got us’ MIAMI — The man who dared opponents to “come get” the Mets this season offered his concession speech Friday. “They came and got us,” general manager Brodie Van Wagenen said, when asked if he was overzealous in his offseason pronouncement the Mets were the team to beat in the NL East. “I think now we...
04:00, 2019-07-13

BJP Not Like Parties That Get Divided After Defeat, Says Amit Shah BJP chief and Home Minister Amit Shah said today that said many parties get divided after facing electoral defeats as they run "on the basis of individuals, family and caste but not the BJP, which has......
19:51, 2019-07-06

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th against Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Bloody Japan defeat a lesson for China and US In early July 1944, on a tiny island in the Pacific Ocean, the United States clinched a devastating defeat over Japan in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II....
02:51, 2019-07-06

| Djokovic admits he was outplayed in Medvedev defeat Novak Djokovic magnanimously admitted that Daniil Medvedev deserved to win their Cincinnati semi-final, adding that the Russian played amazing tennis....
14:00, 2019-08-18

In Zachary Svajda, U.S. Men See a Glimmer of Hope (Even in Defeat) It was a relatively good opening day for young American men at the U.S. Open, where the 16-year-old Svajda had an oversize crowd for his first round match. But cramps ended his Grand Slam debut....
08:34, 2019-08-27

Second seed Pliskova slides to defeat by Martic Karolina Pliskova's quest for a maiden Grand Slam title at the French Open came to an end on Friday as the second seed lost 6-3 6-3 to Croatia's Petra Martic....
19:51, 2019-05-31

Djokovic still favourite but defeat gives rivals hope "Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favourite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible."...
10:51, 2019-08-22

UK suffers major UN defeat over Chagos Islands The United Nations General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly to condemn the UK's continued occupation of the Chagos Islands -- a humiliating defeat for London on its continued colonial legacy....
07:17, 2019-05-23

| Miserable US Open for SA ends with Klaasen defeat A miserable 2019 US Open for SA came to an unexpected end when Raven Klaasen and his New Zealand partner Michael Venus crashed out of the men's doubles....
03:51, 2019-09-01

Yankees Defeat Red Sox on Gary Sanchez Home Run The catcher hit his 18th homer and the bullpen threw five and a third scoreless innings, helping give the Yankees their fourth win in their first four games against Boston in the season series....
07:00, 2019-06-02

| May stares at defeat in final Brexit gambit British Prime Minister Theresa May stared at the prospect of her political career coming to an inglorious end after her final attempt to save her hated Brexit deal was almost universally condemned by parliament....
01:34, 2019-05-23

Government defeat is the start of a new rebel alliance The final Commons defeat for Theresa May was delivered on Thursday as 47 Conservative MPs defied a three-line whip to prevent the suspension of parliament this autumn for force through a no-deal Brexit....
12:34, 2019-07-19

| Pirates suffer CAF Champions League defeat Orlando Pirates face a tough test in the second leg of their CAF Champions League preliminary round tie after suffering a defeat to Green Eagles in Zambia....
19:34, 2019-08-10

Monaco stays up despite final-day defeat at Nice PARIS (AP) — Monaco retained its top-flight status despite losing 2-0 at Riviera rival Nice on the final day of the French league campaign on Friday. Two years after making it to the Champions League semifinals, the Principality team slumped to an 18th defeat in 38 matches to end up fourth from bott...
00:51, 2019-05-25

Kristie Ahn keeps her career alive despite US Open defeat Local girl Kristie Ahn’s U.S. Open run — just two miles from where she was born — came to an end on Monday in the round of 16. But it showed her budding tennis career doesn’t have to. Elise Mertens rolling past Ahn 6-1, 6-1 at Louis Armstrong Stadium, but it won’t keep her from......
10:17, 2019-09-03

Three takeaways from No. 6 LSU's thrilling defeat of No. 9 Texas Joe Burrow had four touchdown passes as No. 6 LSU knocked off No. 9 Texas for a big win on the road to boost their College Football Playoff hopes.       ...
08:00, 2019-09-08

Norway defeat Australia on penalties to reach last eight "Women\u0027s World Cup last 16, Allianz Riviera, Nice - Norway 1 (Herlovsen 31\u0027) Australia 1 (Kellond-Knight 83\u0027). Norway win 4-1 on penalties."...
01:34, 2019-06-23

Southgate defends England’s style despite another defeat GUMARAES, Portugal (AP) — Despite another semifinal elimination and another missed chance to end a title drought, England coach Gareth Southgate is not abandoning his team’s new ball-possession style. England lost to the Netherlands 3-1 in extra time of the inaugural UEFA Nations League on Thu...
15:51, 2019-06-07

France defeat Norway to continue 100% start France all but secure a place in the knockout stage of the Women's World Cup after striker Valerie Gauvin marks her return with a goal against Norway....
11:17, 2019-06-13

In victory or defeat, the Warriors are losing something tonight Kevin Durant's injury and uncertain future might overshadow some of the nostalgic sentiment on Thursday as the Warriors play their final game at Oracle Arena....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ Otto Wallin is determined to not only make a point but embarrass Tyson Fury in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury: ‘I’ve never met a challenge I couldn’t defeat’ appeared first on Boxing News....
17:51, 2019-09-13

New Zealand fired up by cruel Netherlands defeat New Zealand's heart-breaking defeat by the Netherlands in their women's World Cup opener had ignited an even bigger fire in the bellies of the Football Ferns ahead of their next encounter against Canada, midfielder Katie Bowen said....
08:17, 2019-06-14

Three takeaways from No. 3 Georgia's defeat of No. 7 Notre Dame No. 3 Georgia and No. 7 Notre Dame clashed in Athens and the Bulldogs emerged victorious. Three takeaways from their key non-conference victory.       ...
07:00, 2019-09-22

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Aidy Boothroyd: ‘They will have to carry me out’One by one England’s players fell to the ground at the realisation their European Championship campaign had come to a humiliatingly abrupt end. A suitable image for a tournament floored by late collapses, first F...
01:00, 2019-06-22

Following the Anthony Joshua defeat how the heavyweight division looks now Anthony Joshua suffered a surprise defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday night The post Following the Anthony Joshua defeat how the heavyweight division looks now appeared first on Boxing News....
04:34, 2019-06-04

NYCFC defeat Revolution in stoppage time Jesus Medina converted a penalty kick in second-half stoppage time as host New York City FC moved into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution on Saturday at Yankee Stadium....
11:34, 2019-09-08

Democrats look for that old debate magic – but can anyone defeat Trump? Twenty presidential contenders go head-to-head in the opening test of 2020, and the president will loom largeAs he sensed the crowd flagging, Donald Trump switched gears to the all-important question of his re-election slogan. Should the insurgent turned incumbent stick with “Make America great agai...
17:51, 2019-06-23

Another defeat for PM as MPs reject break for Tory conference Boris Johnson has suffered another setback, with MPs rejecting the prime minister's proposal for a short parliamentary break for the Conservative Party conference....
21:17, 2019-09-26

Jesse Jackson and Son Jesse Jr. Beg Trump’s Pardon for Disgraced Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich Civil rights icon the Rev. Jesse Jackson and his oldest son, former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., are throwing their weight behind a push to implore Donald Trump for the release and full presidential pardon of Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor imprisoned for trying to auction off Barack O...
01:51, 2019-07-17

Now you can play 'Oregon Trail' without dying of dysentery at this Illinois museum One thing is different in simulation of the vintage 'Oregon Trail' video game: Kids can't die of dysentery. Back in our day, EVERYONE did.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-07

What do Bob Ross and Michigan have in common? Happy little trees If taking time to enjoy nature in Michigan's state parks wasn't relaxing enough, you can now add a little Bob Ross to your experience. For its 100th birthday, the parks system is partnering with Bob Ross Inc. to help the "happy little trees."...
05:00, 2019-08-21

Michigan State University names new president A medical researcher who has led Stony Brook University in New York for nearly a decade will be the next president of Michigan State University in the wake of the most extensive sexual abuse scandal in sports history. (May 28)        ...
22:34, 2019-05-28

UCLA up, Michigan down. Putting a bow on a *crazy* Saturday From UCLA's big comeback to a new look at the NFL's relationship with domestic violence, this is your ultimate look at the crazy week in sports.       ...
15:00, 2019-09-22

Michigan State's Dantonio one win away from record Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio reflects on those who have put him in a position to become the school’s all-time winningest coach. (Sept. 10)       ...
05:17, 2019-09-11

University of Michigan's self-driving car lab now runs on Verizon 5G Verizon (Engadget's parent company) is continuing its very gradual 5G rollout, but this time it's more about the future of transportation than the phone in your hands. The carrier's 5G network is now live at the University of Michigan's Mcity test f......
21:51, 2019-09-11

Ranking college football's new offenses, from LSU to Michigan LSU's spread offense is looking good through the first two weeks. How are things going for other teams that implemented major changes or have new coordinators this season?...
20:00, 2019-09-09

No. 7 Michigan unveils new offense against Middle Tennessee No. 7 Michigan has high hopes and many have high expectations for coach Jim Harbaugh's fifth team and it can't afford to get stunned in the season-opening game       ...
03:34, 2019-08-30

Michigan Cop Found With KKK Application in His Home Fired Nearly a month after a framed KKK application was found in his home, the Muskegon Police Department has fired veteran police officer Charles Anderson. The cop had been placed on administrative leave after a black homebuyer came across the KKK memorabilia and other racist insignia in Anderson’s home,...
02:17, 2019-09-17

India's Mahindra considers second U.S. plant in Michigan Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd said on Thursday it plans to open a plant in Flint, Michigan, to make vehicles including mail delivery trucks for the U.S. market, a move that could create up to 2,000 jobs....
21:17, 2019-08-08

Rain could be a factor at Michigan NASCAR race BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — The weather could be a factor at NASCAR’s Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway. There was rain at the track about an hour before the scheduled start time Sunday for what is the 100th race at Michigan in NASCAR’s top series. Joey Logano won the pole in...
19:17, 2019-06-09

Michigan advances to CWS with 4-2 upset of top-seeded UCLA Ako Thomas drove in two run, Tommy Henry pitched seven solid innings and Michigan is headed to the College World Series for the first time in 35 years after defeating top-seeded UCLA 4-2 in the deciding game of the Los Angeles super regional       ...
07:34, 2019-06-10

Michigan boy, 12, burned in 'fire challenge' game, mom says A 12-year-old Michigan boy is suffering from severe burns after partaking in the "fire challenge" — and his mother is speaking out in an effort to warn other parents....
23:34, 2019-10-06

Jim Harbaugh says he'd pick Michigan football to win the Big Ten Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh agrees with the media, who picked the Wolverines to in the Big Ten even though they haven't won a sharer since 2004       ...
23:00, 2019-07-19

Former Michigan priest charged with 6 counts of sex crimes A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades....
19:00, 2019-05-24

U.S. Steel plans to lay off hundreds of workers in Michigan United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with the State of Michigan....
20:51, 2019-08-20

Ford drivers hopeful for more success at Michigan Ford's drivers should be motivated this weekend at Michigan, and history suggests they'll be tough to beat       ...
04:17, 2019-06-09

5 former Michigan Catholic priests charged with sex crimes A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades....
20:17, 2019-05-24

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes day after New York LANSING, Mich. — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices that prompted a federal investigation. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said the ban was effectiv...
23:34, 2019-09-18

Michigan vs. Wisconsin: Wolverines will show their true selves The first major showdown in the Big Ten takes place Saturday, when No. 11 Michigan travels to Madison, Wis., to face 13th-ranked Wisconsin. Both clubs are off bye weeks and step up in class from early opposition. The line opened Badgers -3 and has danced around that number with Wisconsin going as hi...
14:00, 2019-09-21

Colorado's Miracle at Michigan turns 25 and is still unforgettable Colorado's Hail Mary touchdown catch to beat Michigan in '94 had a link to Bill Belichick and took advantage of an unplanned rehearsal in first half       ...
02:34, 2019-09-21

‘Everybody Uses Us.’ What It Was Like to Watch the Democratic Debate in Flint, Michigan As the Democratic presidential candidates prepared to debate in Detroit Wednesday night, the dozen voters who gathered to watch in the cinderblock auditorium of the Flint Development Center some 70 miles away weren’t focused on the candidates or the polls. Nobody was talking about Senator Kama...
01:17, 2019-08-02

UCLA rallies to beat Michigan in 12 innings Kevin Kendall's one-out double in the 12th inning scored Jake Moberg with the go-ahead run and national top seed UCLA forced a deciding game in the NCAA Baseball Tourmanet's Los Angeles super regional with a 5-4 victory over Michigan       ...
17:00, 2019-06-09

FSU's Martin back to CWS; Michigan in 1st time since 1984 Florida State coach Mike Martin, the all-time wins leader in all NCAA sports, will get one more shot at winning his first national championship before he retires....
16:17, 2019-06-10

Ed Cooley rejects Michigan to stay at Providence Providence College men's basketball coach Ed Cooley signed a multiyear contract extension with the Friars after meeting with the University of Michigan on Monday....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Michigan man convicted in 2 killings gets 2nd life sentence CENTREVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man already serving life in prison for a woman’s killing has now been given a second life sentence without the chance of parole for the slaying of his ex-wife’s husband. WOOD-TV reports that Zachary Patten received the additional punishment Friday. He...
04:17, 2019-06-22

Michigan makes CWS finals with 15-3 win over Texas Tech OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michigan scored in all but one inning against a struggling Texas Tech pitching staff and beat the Red Raiders 15-3 on Friday to continue its improbable postseason run. Next stop: College World Series finals. Jimmy Kerr homered twice and had four hits, Jesse Franklin had three hits...
04:17, 2019-06-22

Sluggish No. 7 Michigan beats Middle Tennessee 40-21 Shea Patterson threw three touchdown passes in the first half and No. 7 Michigan went on to beat Middle Tennessee 40-21       ...
07:17, 2019-09-01

Michigan gets past Creighton 6-0 in Corvallis regional Christian Bullock hit a two-run homer in the second inning to help Michigan beat Creighton 6-0 in the Corvallis regional        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

No. 7 Michigan survives upset bid from Army in overtime Michigan avoided one of the big upsets of the young college football season by beating Army in overtime after recovering a fumble by the Black Knights.       ...
05:34, 2019-09-08

Johnson to trigger vote for election after Commons defeat Boris Johnson will attempt to trigger a general election today after MPs - including 21 rebels from within his own party - inflicted a stinging defeat on him....
04:17, 2019-09-04

Keane slams United character in Hammers defeat "Former Manchester United skipper Roy Keane described himself as shocked and saddened by the lack of character and quality in the side in the 2-0 defeat to West Ham on Sunday."...
06:00, 2019-09-23

AFL-CIO chief says USMCA faces defeat without more worker safeguards AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka echoed concerns from key House Democrats about Mexico's enforcement of labor reforms as part of a new North American trade agreement....
20:34, 2019-10-09

Johnson set for another Commons defeat as Labour snub election - for now Boris Johnson will attempt to trigger a general election today after MPs - including 21 rebels from within his own party - inflicted a stinging defeat on him....
12:51, 2019-09-04

Allegri's reign with champions Juventus ends in defeat "Massimiliano Allegri\u0027s five-year reign as Juventus coach ended in defeat on Sunday as late goals from Gregoire Defrel and Gianluca Caprari gave mid-table Sampdoria a 2-0 win over the Serie A champions in their last game of the season."...
01:51, 2019-05-27

| City's title defence rocked by defeat against Wolves Manchester City's bid to win a third successive Premier League title suffered a huge setback as the champions crashed to a shock defeat against Wolves....
00:00, 2019-10-07

Former Turkish PM Davutoglu slams Erdogan's AKP after Istanbul defeat A former Turkish prime minister and close ally of President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday harshly criticized the ruling AK Party after a stinging electoral defeat in Istanbul last week that was widely seen as ominous for Erdogan at national level....
19:17, 2019-06-30

| British PM to call election for Oct 14 if MPs defeat him on Brexit: official British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call for a general election to be held on October 14 if he is defeated in a parliamentary vote on his Brexit strategy to be held on Tuesday, a senior government official said on Monday....
14:51, 2019-09-03

In Defeat for Netanyahu, Israel Moves to Hold New Election After the election in April, Benjamin Netanyahu seemed to have an easy path back to power. But his efforts ran aground on a power struggle among his potential partners....
03:00, 2019-05-30

Quartararo: Thailand last-lap MotoGP defeat to Marquez hurts more Fabio Quartararo says his last-corner MotoGP defeat to Marc Marquez in the Thailand Grand Prix was more "frustrating" than when he was beaten on the last lap at Misano...
22:34, 2019-10-06

| Man City's title defence rocked by defeat against Wolves Manchester City's bid to win a third successive Premier League title suffered a huge setback as the champions crashed to a shock defeat against Wolves....
18:34, 2019-10-06

Mexico hand sluggish USA heavy defeat in friendly International friendly: USA 0-3 MexicoLate goals seal comfortable victory for El Tri over old rivalsJavier Hernández scored after US newcomer Sergiño Dest was nutmegged in the 21st minute, Érick Gutiérrez and Uriel Antuna added late goals and Mexico mauled the United States 3-0 in a friendly on Frid...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Zimmerman homers in return, Nationals defeat Marlins 9-3 Ryan Zimmerman celebrated his return from the injured list with one of Washington's four home runs and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 9-3 to complete a three-game sweep       ...
00:34, 2019-09-02

Even In Defeat, Lamar Jackson Is Pretty Damn Special For better and for worse, Lamar Jackson did not look like a regular NFL quarterback against the Chiefs on Sunday. First, the worse: Kansas City was able to regularly get pressure on the second-year player, forcing shaky throws on a consistent basis and often leading to overthrown deep balls, even wh...
23:34, 2019-09-22

‘I had no time for emotions’: Halep on her fearless defeat of Williams The Romanian took less than an hour to demolish the seven-times Wimbledon champion. But we shouldn’t write off Williams just yetLast month, Simona Halep was asked what she thought when the word “grass” came up. She replied: “Picnics.” Now the 27-year-old Romanian is Wimbledon singles champion, havin...
06:34, 2019-07-14

Facebook’s ‘superhuman’ AI becomes first to defeat pros in six-player poker An artificial intelligence bot developed by Facebook defeated professionals in six-player Hold'em, marking the first time AI has beaten human experts in a complex game with more than two players or teams....
10:17, 2019-07-13

| England must learn from painful Dutch defeat - Southgate England manager Gareth Southgate promised his side would learn from an error-strewn performance as the Netherlands progressed to the Nations League final....
12:17, 2019-06-07

Rival UN resolutions on Syria cease-fire go down to defeat Rival U.N. humanitarian resolutions calling for a cease-fire in Syria’s last rebel stronghold in Idlib were defeated Thursday, reflecting deep divisions that have prevented the powerful Security Council from taking action to end the 8-year Syrian conflict...
21:00, 2019-09-19

The Latest: Rouhani: US economic pressure won’t defeat Iran DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region and elsewhere in the Mideast amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and Iran (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says the United States will not defeat Iran with economic pressu...
18:34, 2019-05-21

Alli blow for Tottenham as he misses Inter defeat "Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli looks certain to miss the start of the Premier League season after a hamstring injury ruled him out of his side\u0027s penalty shootout defeat by Inter Milan in their final pre-season friendly on Sunday."...
23:17, 2019-08-04

"Accept Defeat With Grace," BJP Tells "Demoralised" Opposition The BJP Tuesday condemned opposition parties for questioning the credibility of Electronic Voting Machines and asked them to accept their defeat with grace if the people vote Prime Minister Narendra......
20:34, 2019-05-21

United defeat Milan on penalties in International Champions Cup "Principality Stadium, International Champions Cup - Manchester United (Rashford 14\u0027 Lingard 72\u0027) AC Milan 2 (Suso 26\u0027 Lindelof o.g. 60\u0027) Manchester United win 5-4 on penalties"...
21:51, 2019-08-03

The Latest: Qualcomm defeat might not lower phone prices NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on federal judge’s ruling against Qualcomm (all times local): 11:15 a.m. A federal ruling against Qualcomm is likely to reduce the licensing fees paid on the sales of smartphones. But it’s unclear if device makers such as Apple will pass on any of their savings...
17:51, 2019-05-22

Romine's blast helps Yankees defeat Diamondbacks Austin Romine hit a go-ahead two-run homer with two outs in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-5 Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium....
03:34, 2019-08-01

UK suffers crushing defeat in UN vote on Chagos Islands General assembly strongly condemns British occupation of Indian Ocean territoryThe United Nations general assembly has overwhelmingly backed a motion condemning Britain’s occupation of the remote Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean.The 116-6 vote left the UK diplomatically isolated and was also a mea...
07:00, 2019-05-23

"Terror Cannot Defeat Spirit Of Sri Lanka," Says PM In Colombo: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who landed in Sri Lankan capital Colombo this morning, made an unscheduled stop at one of the churches hit during the Easter Sunday terror attacks. "Cowardly acts of......
14:00, 2019-06-09

DR Congo apologise for shock Cup of Nations defeat by Uganda "The Democratic Republic of Congo\u0027s squad have apologised to their compatriots for unexpectedly losing their opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations to underrated Uganda on Saturday."...
21:34, 2019-06-23

Falcons score late, hang on to defeat Eagles Matt Ryan connected with Julio Jones for a 54-yard touchdown pass on fourth-and-3 with 2:10 left in the game, and the Atlanta Falcons rallied for a 24-20 home win over the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night....
08:17, 2019-09-16

Britain Dealt Defeat at U.N. Over Its Control of Chagos Islands United Nations members voted 116 to 6 in support of a resolution demanding that Britain give Mauritius the Chagos Islands, home to an important American military base....
09:01, 2019-05-23

| Pacquiao rolls back the years to defeat Thurman Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao has rolled back the years with a vintage display to defeat reigning WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman by split decision....
09:34, 2019-07-21

Italy's first transgender mayor says 'kindness revolution' can defeat far right Gianmarco Negri was elected in small town of Tromello, beating far-right League candidateItaly’s first transgender mayor has said the “arrogant and oppressive” politics of the far right would sooner or later be overcome by a “kindness revolution”.Gianmarco Negri, a 40-year-old lawyer, was elected ma...
14:34, 2019-06-03

Mayawati Blames EVM Manipulation After Crushing Poll Defeat Mayawati, who conveyed he desire to be the country's next Prime Minister to a leader from south India on Wednesday, has blamed manipulation of Electronic Voting Machines for her crushing defeat in the......
23:34, 2019-05-23

England set for series defeat with Australia comfortable on sodden day • Australia 341-5 (Ellyse Perry 116)• Ashes slipping away in the rain at TauntonEngland have moved a step closer to certain defeat in the Ashes after the second day of the Taunton Test, in which rain wiped out the entire afternoon and evening sessions.Australia, fully aware that a draw in this match...
02:51, 2019-07-20

My Strange Year In A Strictly-Regimented Day Of Defeat Troop As I was growing up, I hated sports. When I was nine, I quit football after two weeks to my dad’s disappointment. By the time I got to high school, I wasn’t playing any sports or in any clubs. I was a happy person with dear friends, but I had never been a part of a team. I had never felt the satisfa...
03:00, 2019-05-24

Barca failed to compete in Liverpool defeat, says Messi "Lionel Messi has said Barcelona\u0027s biggest mistake was failing to compete during the 4-0 defeat at Liverpool which sent them crashing out of the Champions League, adding that it was as painful as losing the 2014 World Cup final with Argentina."...
18:51, 2019-05-24

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night....
17:34, 2019-05-21

Solskjaer bemoans wasteful United after Palace defeat "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer blamed poor general finishing rather than his side\u0027s continued penalty issues for Manchester United\u0027s 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace."...
14:00, 2019-08-25

| Osaka defeat opens door to No 1 for Barty in Birmingham World number one Naomi Osaka's defeat to Yulia Putintseva at the Birmingham Classic has handed Ashleigh Barty the chance to end the week on top of the rankings....
17:51, 2019-06-20

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliament for more than a month. The move came hours after the Queen gave her royal thumbs up to a law that would force him to delay pulling Britain out of......
09:00, 2019-09-10

How to defeat the disease that killed half the people who ever lived Malaria is humanity's greatest scourge. But genetic technologies that threaten to send mosquitoes extinct are problematic, and no substitute for practical action now...
20:51, 2019-08-26

Man Files Petition To Ban Pak Cricket Team After Defeat To India A dejected Pakistani fan has filed a petition in the Gujranwala Civil Court against Pakistan's cricket team, seeking a ban on the squad as well as the sacking of the selection committee following the......
22:51, 2019-06-18

Zverev tumbles out of Halle quarters after defeat by Goffin World number four Alexander Zverev's quest for a first title at the Halle Open came to a grinding halt as the two-times runner-up was stunned 3-6 6-1 7-6(3) by David Goffin in the quarter-finals on Friday....
19:34, 2019-06-21

What Boris Johnson’s Defeat in the U.K. Supreme Court Means On Sept. 24, the U.K. Supreme Court handed down its most politically explosive judgment in its almost ten years of existence. No one could confidently predict which way it would go, right up until the last moment. Then, as Lady Hale, the Court’s President, calmly read out the summary of the ju...
16:00, 2019-09-25

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against England."...
22:51, 2019-07-06

DeepMind AI uses teamwork to defeat human 'Quake III' players After developing an AI system that can beat Go and chess, Google-owned DeepMind started tackling a different class of games: multiplayer ones, which usually require teamwork. In a paper published by Science, a group of DeepMind researchers have detai......
12:51, 2019-05-31

UK parliament reconvenes after government defeat: Here's what it means for Brexit The U.K. Parliament is set to reconvene on Wednesday following a historic ruling defeating Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament....
15:00, 2019-09-25

| Australia captain Paine to review DRS role after defeat Australia captain Tim Paine said he would be putting someone else in charge of the team's reviews following his side's defeat to England in the third Ashes Test....
08:17, 2019-08-26

Tottenham prove they are no pushovers despite Chelsea defeat - FA WSL news Tottenham proved they will be no pushovers in the FA Women's Super League this season after an impressive debut against three time champions Chelsea....
16:34, 2019-09-09

N.C.A.A.’s Defeat in California Shows Limits of a Besieged Juggernaut A California law that will allow college athletes to cut endorsement deals may be just the beginning of the political problems for the N.C.A.A. and universities across the country....
18:34, 2019-10-02

England’s Pakistan defeat was no car crash for us, says Chris Woakes • England all-rounder plays down defeat at Trent Bridge• Roy and Archer docked 15% of match feesChris Woakes insisted England did not suffer a car crash against Pakistan after the 14-run defeat that proved an early World Cup setback and left two players lighter in the pocket.Both Jason Roy and Jofra...
02:00, 2019-06-05

PSG suffer first home Ligue 1 defeat in 16 months against Reims "Paris St Germain suffered their second defeat of the season and their first at home in Ligue 1 for 16 months as they lost 2-0 to Stade de Reims on Wednesday."...
23:51, 2019-09-25

"Sachin Pilot Should Take Responsibility": Ashok Gehlot On Son's Defeat Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has, for the first time, openly said his deputy Sachin Pilot should take responsibility for his son's defeat in the national election, in which the Congress......
10:51, 2019-06-04

John Kasich says he doesn't see a path for him to defeat Trump 'right now' Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Tuesday that he doesn't currently see a path that would lead him to defeat President Donald Trump for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination....
16:34, 2019-08-28

Kyrgios still wrestling with his tennis soul after Nadal defeat Timothy Gallwey's million-selling "Inner Game of Tennis" was published 21 years before Nick Kyrgios was born but the author must be sorely tempted to knock out yet another edition with a special chapter devoted to the maverick Australian....
23:51, 2019-07-04

UK parliament set to reconvene after government defeat: Here's what it means for Brexit The U.K. Parliament is set to reconvene on Wednesday following a historic ruling defeating Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament....
12:34, 2019-09-25

Closing arguments next in trial of ex-Michigan State dean LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a former medical school dean who had oversight of now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar at Michigan State University. William Strampel is charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct and misconduct in office — bot...
08:17, 2019-06-11

Michigan football squashes negativity — for now — in blowout win over Rutgers After last week's debacle against Wisconsin, Michigan football pulls it together for a blowout win against Rutgers in Ann Arbor.       ...
00:17, 2019-09-29

October trial set in Michigan school stabbing of rival MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (AP) — An October trial is scheduled for a young woman accused of fatally stabbing a classmate at their Detroit-area school in an alleged dispute over a boy. The Macomb Daily reports Macomb County Circuit Court Judge Kathryn Viviano on Monday set the Oct. 22 tria...
17:00, 2019-06-11

As GM workers picket, Michigan's economy feels the chill Waving a placard on the picket line outside a General Motors Co truck plant in Flint, Michigan, Robert Bacon says he has no money to spend. His $250-a-week strike pay barely covers his food and gas....
19:51, 2019-10-10

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes, becoming the first state to do so, governor says In a move to discourage teens and other young people from vaping, Michigan will become the first state to ban flavored e-cigarettes, the governor said. ...
20:51, 2019-09-04

Michigan pageant winner ousted after tweets about Muslims The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and blacks...
04:51, 2019-07-22

Motorists see pornographic images on Michigan highway billboard Police say charges could be filed against the person or persons responsible for the graphic images on Interstate 75 in Auburn Hills, Michigan.        ...
17:34, 2019-09-30

In Conservative Michigan, Voters Want to Love Trump, Not Leave Him Voters in a part of the state that swung for Mr. Trump in 2016 have largely overlooked his recent attacks on four congresswomen, instead focusing their ire on Democrats....
14:34, 2019-07-22

Juwan Howard appears to be ending Michigan’s Fab Five fight Jalen Rose and Chris Webber finally agreed on something last week, and Wednesday afternoon, they got it. Michigan hired Juwan Howard as its basketball coach, and a Fab Five reunion soon could follow, Rose said Thursday morning on ESPN. “People have gotten a chance to see us at our highest of h...
21:34, 2019-05-23

22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation Authorities in Michigan say they've arrested 22 people as part of an online child sex sting targeting suspects who are accused of soliciting sex with children....
02:51, 2019-06-11

Lou Anna Simon Is Finally Leaving Michigan State Disgraced former Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon will retire from the university at the end of August, according to a report from MSU Today. It’s been a long and ignominious slide for Simon, whose 15-year tenure as president at MSU was marked by a “culture of indifference and institutional p...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Michigan doctor faces trial over misdiagnosing epilepsy DETROIT (AP) — A doctor accused of intentionally misdiagnosing epilepsy in children is facing the first of what could be many malpractice trials in the Detroit area. Jury selection begins Monday in a lawsuit against Dr. Yasser Awaad and his former employer, Oakwood Healthcare. He’s being sued ...
18:51, 2019-06-02

7-run ninth inning lifts Creighton over Michigan in NCAA Will Hanafan's two-run single capped Creighton's seven-run ninth inning and the No. 2 seed Bluejays beat Michigan 11-7 to avoid elimination in the NCAA Tournament's Corvallis regional        ...
09:51, 2019-06-03

Couple who won $500,000 in Michigan lottery arrested In a string of burglaries A Michigan couple who won $500,000 in the state lottery back in 2016 have now been charged in a series of alleged burglaries.        ...
19:00, 2019-09-05

3rd child dies after horse-drawn carriage hit in Michigan ALGANSEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police say a third child has died after a pickup truck drove into the back of an Amish horse-drawn carriage in southern Michigan. Two children, ages 6 and 2 years old, died at the scene of Friday evening’s crash. State Trooper Seth Reed told the Detroit Free Pre...
20:17, 2019-06-09

Indian automaker Mahindra considers second US plant in Michigan Indian automaker Mahindra and Mahindra said on Thursday it plans to open a plant in Flint, Michigan, to make vehicles including mail delivery trucks for the US market, a move that could create up to 2,000 jobs....
22:17, 2019-08-08

Michigan NASCAR Cup race postponed to Monday by rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan has been postponed until Monday following persistent light rain that left cars unable to complete more than a handful of formation laps...
00:00, 2019-06-10

Vanderbilt wins 2nd national title, beating Michigan 8-2 Vanderbilt swept the Southeastern Conference regular-season and tournament titles, set the league record for wins, tied the record with 13 draft picks and lost back-to-back games just twice. Now the Commodores are national champions....
20:17, 2019-06-27

Michigan man with diabetic condition dies after being deported to Iraq A Michigan man with a diabetic condition was deported to Iraq. He died just months later, and the ACLU said it's due in part to his struggles to find insulin.        ...
16:17, 2019-08-10

Small fans 10, Mississippi St tops Central Michigan 7-2 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out 10 over six innings, Mississippi State’s offense pounded 16 hits and the Bulldogs rolled to a 7-2 win over Central Michigan on Saturday in the NCAA Tournament. Mississippi State (48-13) scored four runs in the first inning and two more in the thi...
07:00, 2019-06-02

Michigan's New Anti-Vape Rules Are Totally Insane Look, vaping isn’t very good for you. Is it the worst thing you could do to your body? Of course not. But does enthusiastically sucking in a witches brew of chemicals represent an objective health risk? Duh. Still, as anti-vape hysteria ramps up around the country—with executive orders in Michigan, ...
23:17, 2019-09-16

ICE's most wanted alleged human-trafficker nabbed in Michigan Federal agents apprehended a member of Immigration and Custom Enforcement’s Most Wanted List Wednesday who has been on the run for more than two years for his alleged role in operating a large-scale human trafficking and drug operation out of a Detroit motel....
11:00, 2019-08-01

UAW labor strike: Picketers block Michigan GM plant Striking employees of General Motors used their bodies and vehicles to block all entrances to the automaker's Flint Assembly Plant Monday, several hours into a United Auto Workers labor walkout....
22:51, 2019-09-16

Quarantine at Michigan women’s prison after scabies outbreak YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a new scabies outbreak at Michigan’s only prison for women led to a quarantine at the facility so inmates could get treatment. The Michigan Department of Corrections confirmed Tuesday that a residential unit at Huron Valley prison near Ypsilanti was placed...
17:51, 2019-05-22

Michigan cop put on leave after KKK application allegedly found in home A Michigan police officer has been placed on administrative leave after a would-be homebuyer allegedly found a framed application to the Ku Klux Klan along with Confederate flags while touring the cop's home....
12:51, 2019-08-11

Michigan priest facing allegation of misconduct with minor SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — A priest with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saginaw is on administrative leave while church officials investigate an allegation of misconduct with a minor. The decision regarding the Rev. Dennis Kucharczyk was announced Tuesday. The diocese says the alleged misconduct “oc...
18:34, 2019-05-22

Church pays off almost $2M in medical debt for Michigan families Grand Rapids First is covering 1,899 families’ medical debts — almost $2 million in total — across four Michigan counties.        ...
14:34, 2019-07-02

Nwogu, Michigan beat Nebraska 18-8 to stay alive in Big Ten OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Jordan Nwogu had three hits and knocked in four runs to help Michigan defeat Nebraska 18-8 in the Big Ten Tournament semifinal round on Saturday. The teams will play again later Saturday, with the winner advancing to the championship game Sunday. Jack Blomgren and Christan Bullock...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Michigan city’s downtown reopens after gas leaks into sewers LAPEER, Mich. (AP) — Police have lifted a voluntary evacuation of downtown Lapeer, Michigan, after gasoline from an unknown source apparently leaked into the city’s sewer lines. Lapeer Police Chief Dave Frisch says the evacuation was lifted Wednesday afternoon after being in place most of the ...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Michigan deputy fatally strikes 11-year-old boy on minibike BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old boy who was riding a minibike has been fatally struck by a southern Michigan sheriff’s deputy who was heading to the scene of a burglary. The Calhoun County sheriff’s office says the Battle Creek boy was riding when he was hit sho...
15:00, 2019-05-29

Police defend arrest of 12-year-old boy in western Michigan Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism about the officers' response....
18:17, 2019-06-18

Michigan candidate stuns forum with racial comment A city council candidate shocked a public forum when she said she wants to keep the town a white community "as much as possible." Jean Cramer made the comment in response to a question about diversity in Marysville, a city northeast of Detroit. (Aug. 23)        ...
04:51, 2019-08-24

He’s Just a Good Ol’ Boy: Fired Michigan Cop’s Excuse for Having a KKK Application in His Home If you grew up during the ’80s when The Dukes of Hazzard ruled the TV airwaves, then you’re probably familiar with the opening lines from its Waylon Jennings-penned theme song: “Just’a good ol’ boys, Never meaning no harm ...”...
04:51, 2019-09-25

DeVito accounts for 5 TDs as Syracuse beats Western Michigan Tommy DeVito threw for 287 yards and four touchdowns and rushed for 85 yards and another score as the host Syracuse Orange held on for a 52-33 nonconference win over Western Michigan on Saturday....
01:34, 2019-09-22

Dantonio gets record win as Michigan State handles Northwestern Michigan State ended a three-game skid against Northwestern and gave coach Mark Dantonio his 110th victory at Michigan State, making him the winningest coach in program history, with a 31-10 victory Saturday in Evanston, Ill....
01:34, 2019-09-22

Central Michigan rallies late to beat Miami 6-5 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — David Cole singled home the winning run in the top of the ninth inning to lead Central Michigan over Miami 6-5 on Friday night in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Cole singled up the middle to score Zach Gilles for the deciding run. Zach Cohn (5-3) pitched 2 1/3 inn...
08:00, 2019-06-01

Franklin gets 4 hits, 3 RBIs, Michigan advances in NCAAs CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Jesse Franklin had four hits and three RBIs in Monday’s championship game to help Michigan beat Creighton 17-6 in the Corvallis regional. No. 3 seed Michigan wasn’t about to squander a 12-run lead. Less than 24 hours after allowing seven runs in the top of the nint...
09:51, 2019-06-04

Michigan girl found safe after day lost in wilderness What a trooper! A 2-year-old girl was found safe Tuesday morning after spending a day lost in the Michigan wilderness, authorities said. Little Gabriella Roselynn Vitale vanished Monday during a family camping trip in Comins Township in the northern part of the state, police said. Her disappearance ...
11:17, 2019-07-17

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder named Harvard fellow LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan governor who’s been criticized for his administration’s role in the Flint water crisis is headed to Harvard University to teach and study subjects related to state and local government. Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government announced...
07:01, 2019-07-01

Michigan department says it was ‘irresponsible’ to tie wedding ring to fish A divorcee who attached his “cursed” wedding ring a fish’s tail before releasing it into Lake Michigan is receiving backlash from the state’s Department of Natural Resources for actions that the department says border animal cruelty....
12:00, 2019-07-02

Michigan man ordered to share lottery winners from during divorce A Michigan man who won a $30 million lottery jackpot while in the midst of divorce proceedings must split the money with his ex, an appeals court ruled....
01:17, 2019-06-22

Winners and losers from Week 6 in college football are led by Michigan There were highs and lows during Week 6 of the college football seasons. A look at the winners and losers, led by Michigan and Florida       ...
05:00, 2019-10-06

Why Did Michigan Just Drop All Charges in the Flint Water Crisis? The people of Flint, Michigan, deserve justice. More than five years ago, the city switched its water source and exposed nearly 100,000 residents to lead-tainted drinking water. Yet the state has failed to hold anyone accountable for this event, and now the Department of Attorney General is dropping...
20:51, 2019-06-14

FC Tucson continues road swing after failing to win in Michigan LANSING, MICHIGAN – FC Tucson battled it out in against Lansing Ignite FC to salvage a 2-2 tie on Saturday. The Old Pueblo’s pro soccer team continues its road stand on July 20th against Greensville. ...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Police: Mom intentionally drives into Michigan river; 3 dead KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve found the body of a woman and her 9-year-old twin daughters after she intentionally drove a car carrying them into a southwestern Michigan river. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says two upset girls told officers late Monday that a fami...
20:34, 2019-06-18

5 Michigan priests face sexual abuse charges Five Catholic priests in Michigan face criminal charges for sexual abuse amid a statewide investigation, state Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Friday....
01:17, 2019-05-25

Michigan third grader denied school picture because of red in her hair LANSING, Mich. (NBC NEWS) – A Michigan third-grader was told she could not take her school picture because there was red in her hair, according to her family. Marian Scott, who is black, showed up to school for picture day with red braids fashioned into a bun. But school officials told the 8-y...
06:00, 2019-10-10

Train derails in commercial tunnel between Michigan, Canada PORT HURON, Mich. (AP) — A freight train has derailed in an international tunnel connecting Michigan and Canada. City manager James Freed says the Friday morning wreck involved about 30 to 40 of the train’s cars and caused “significant damage” to the track in Port Huron. It was not...
19:34, 2019-06-28

Caiman spotted swimming in Michigan school's pond Students and community members are being warned to keep a safe distance from a Michigan school pond, where an "alligator-type reptile" -- a caiman -- was spotted swimming....
22:34, 2019-09-19

2 boys dead after fire at Michigan cabin: authorities RAISIN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities say two boys from Ohio have died following a weekend fire at a cabin in southern Michigan. The Daily Telegram of Adrian reports that the boys, ages 9 and 15, were from the Dayton area and were visiting with their grandparents and great-grandparents. The boys̵...
14:34, 2019-06-03

Michigan woman wins $1 million thanks to some help from store clerk A Michigan woman said she owes her $1 million Powerball jackpot to a lucky tip from a store clerk -- and an important reminder from the same clerk when the left her tickets behind....
04:17, 2019-06-28

Schalke fan reports referee to police for fraud after Bayern defeat After Bayern Munich won against Schalke 3-0, a fan of the losing team filed a fraud complaint against the referee and the video assistant. Many Schalke supporters believe the team was robbed of two penalty kicks....
01:00, 2019-08-28

South Africa will be stronger after New Zealand defeat: Boks' Nienaber South Africa defense coach Jacques Nienaber has warned Rugby World Cup rivals the team has emerged stronger from its opening 23-13 Pool B loss to New Zealand in Yokohama....
06:00, 2019-09-26

London via Munich? Defeat in Hamburg shows Germany have a long way to go Germany's recent results against the Netherlands had got steadily better and confidence was high in Hamburg. But a clinical and technically superior Dutch team showed Joachim Löw that there is work to be done yet....
09:00, 2019-09-07

Trump says Boris Johnson 'knows how to win' less than a day after his devastating Brexit defeat in Parliament AP Photo/Evan Vucci; Daniel Leal-Olivas/Pool/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday said Boris Johnson "knows how to win," despite the fact the British prime minister just suffered a major defeat in Parliament regarding his Brexit plans. "Boris knows how to win. Don't worry about him, he's go...
02:51, 2019-09-05

Coco Gauff’s US Open officially ends with doubles defeat First Cocomania ran its course in singles. Now McCoco is gone from doubles, with American phenom Coco Gauff’s U.S. Open officially over. The teenage doubles team of Gauff and Caty McNally suffered its first-ever loss, with veteran Grand Slam champions Ashleigh Barty and Victoria Azarenka bouncing th...
10:17, 2019-09-03

Rennes' perfect record ended with home defeat by Nice "Rennes lost their 100 percent record in Ligue 1 on Sunday when visitors Nice came from behind to beat them 2-1 with a stoppage time goal by Racine Coly."...
21:51, 2019-09-01

'Congratulations Liverpool' jokes Pep Guardiola after 3-2 defeat to Norwich – video Premier League champions Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season as newly-promoted Norwich City put three past them at Carrow Road. Daniel Farke's side have had a tough start to life in the Premier League, this was their second win of season with a stunning display at home to the c...
13:51, 2019-09-15

Even In Defeat, Bryce Harper Owns The Hell Out Of Hunter Strickland A funny moment occurred in the seventh inning of Tuesday night’s game between the Washington Nationals and the Philadelphia Phillies. Bryce Harper, pinch-hitting in the night game after starting the first leg of today’s doubleheader, came to the plate to face Nationals reliever and personal nemesis ...
11:00, 2019-09-25

Kyrgios labels line judge 'whistleblower' in defeat to Rublev "Nick Kyrgios was a lightning rod for controversy at the US Open this week but the fiery Australian was subdued after a third-round loss on Saturday and walked away quietly from the year\u0027s final Grand Slam."...
11:17, 2019-09-01

Opinion: United's shock defeat means Solskjaer has solved nothing yet "Manchester United’s defeat at home to Crystal Palace brought back thoughts of last season’s misery under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, writes Alexander Netherton."...
14:00, 2019-08-25

Chelsea Pay Penalty Of Ross Barkley Miss In Defeat To Valencia Frank Lampard said Chelsea were taught a "harsh lesson" in Champions League football after Valencia put a week of turmoil behind them to win 1-0 at Stamford Bridge....
09:17, 2019-09-18

Cornered Boris Johnson suffers triple Commons defeat MPs block bid to call snap election after vote on bill to prevent a no-deal BrexitBrexit: government fails in bid to call general election – liveBoris Johnson’s bid to trigger a general election next month has been blocked by MPs following a string of heavy defeats for the government in both houses ...
05:00, 2019-09-05