World

Indians discover WS redemption no easy feat

11 monthes ago   |   By

Unfortunately for the Indians, the Game 5 loss to the Yankees in the American League Division Series presented by Doosan only served as a reminder that getting over the hump, winning it all after losing in the previous year's Fall Classic, is like Indiana Jones in real life. It is a modern adventure wrought with danger, so many obstacles and unforeseeable villains.
Read more ...

 

Week in review: Cubs' wild win, deadly California wildfires and Mike Ditka's failed history test

11 monthes ago   |   By

Here are some of the top stories of the week from Chicago and beyond. Cubs knock off Nationals to reach third straight NLCS The Cubs won a wild, wacky decisive Game 5 9-8 over the Nationals in Washington on Thursday night to reach their third straight National...
Read more ...

 

Cub fever is back - will bosses be as forgiving this year?

11 monthes ago   |   By

Craig Benson fell asleep during the ninth inning of the Cubs game Thursday, sometime after 11 p.m., missing the team's Game 5 victory over the Washington Nationals in the National League Division Series. “I didn't wake up until 4 a.m., and I had to ask my wife what happened,” said Benson, 46, as...
Read more ...

 

Turning point: Montgomery holds Zimmerman

11 monthes ago   |   By

There was a play in the midst of the wackiness of Game 5 of the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile that's almost certainly going to be lost to history in the Cubs' dramatic victory to advance to the NL Championship Series presented by Camping World.
Read more ...

 

Delays lead to 10-hour flight to LA for Cubs

11 monthes ago   |   By

The Cubs have clinched a berth in the National League Championship Series presented by Camping World, but their journey to Game 1 at Dodger Stadium was not complete as of Friday morning.
Read more ...

 

The last Cubs-Dodgers NLCS: A 6-game masterpiece

11 monthes ago   |   By

The Cubs third-straight trip to the National League Championship Series will feature the same matchup as last year: The Dodgers. The 2016 NLCS was a dramatic six-game series with the Cubs taking the first game, the bats disappearing for two games and then roaring back for three games. The finale...
Read more ...

 

Who pitches NLCS Game 1 for Cubs? Jose Quintana? John Lackey?

11 monthes ago   |   By

No doubt a little bleary-eyed and worse for wear after celebrating their National League Division Series victory over the Nationals, the Cubs will hold a workout at Dodger Stadium on Friday. It is then manager Joe Maddon is expected to announce the Cubs' starter against the Dodgers in Game 1 of...
Read more ...

 

How drunk was the Cubs' Game 5 win? This drunk

11 monthes ago   |   By

Fourteen pitchers, 17 runs and almost five hours after the start of Game 5 of the National League Division Series, the Cubs made good on manager Joe Maddon's summer declaration to “Bring on the Dodgers.'' But that's for later. There will be enough time to talk Cubs-Dodgers in the National League...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   World      Running  


Won, won and won! Browns beat Jets for first win since 2016

Won, won and won! Browns beat Jets for first win since 2016

It's been 635 days since the Browns last won a regular season game Read more ...

Red Sox clinch AL East with 11-6 win over Yankees

Red Sox clinch AL East with 11-6 win over Yankees

This is Boston's third consecutive AL East title. Read more ...

Trump questions why Kavanaugh accuser didn't call FBI after alleged assault

Trump questions why Kavanaugh accuser didn't call FBI after alleged assault

On Thursday, President Donald Trump questioned why the woman who has accused his Supreme Court pick of sexual assault didn't call the police 36 years ago. Read more ...

Browns' Tyrod Taylor knocked out of Jets game with concussion

Browns' Tyrod Taylor knocked out of Jets game with concussion

Tyrod Taylor went out in the second quarter with a concussion, which led to Baker Mayfield taking his first snaps with the Browns. Read more ...

California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

California makes people ask for straws, sodas with kid meals

If you want a straw with your drink or soda with your child's meal at a California restaurant, you'll need to ask for them starting next year. Read more ...

Cool job alert: Company wants to pay you to eat pizza, promote product

Cool job alert: Company wants to pay you to eat pizza, promote product

Imagine having $300 - or, say, $1,000 - for each day you eat pizza. This could be your reality. Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford has become the target of a social media disinformation...

Christine Blasey Ford has become the target of a social media disinformation campaign after accusing Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, the California psychology professor who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when the two were in high school in... Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford shuts down unproven claim that she blamed the wrong...

Christine Blasey Ford shuts down unproven claim that she blamed the wrong guy for an alleged sexual assault that threatens to derail Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court

Christine Blasey Ford, a 51-year-old research psychologist who accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her, has denied a viral rumor that suggested she could have... Read more ...

'A popular little girl': 9-year-old with diabetes dies after blood sugar...

'A popular little girl': 9-year-old with diabetes dies after blood sugar drops at sleepover

The fifth-grader is an organ donor, so while she's gone, she can help other children. Read more ...

Trump admin to move $260M from cancer research, HIV/AIDS and other programs...

Trump admin to move $260M from cancer research, HIV/AIDS and other programs for migrant child-custody costs

The Trump administration is planning to shift more than $260 million to cover rising costs of housing undocumented immigrant children. Read more ...