Mayor Lightfoot’s police oversight pick stalls as aldermen blast report that cited slain Officer Ella French in botched Anjanette Young raid

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s choice to head the Civilian Office of Police Accountability saw her nomination stall Friday in the face of stiff criticism from aldermen. Opponents are angry that ...

Admittedly ‘passive’ in first half, Drew Scharnowski scores 12 of his 18 points in third quarter as Burlington Central runs past Hampshire

Burlington Central’s Drew Scharnowski got a message from coach Brett Porto at halftime Friday. “I was playing passive in the first half,” Scharnowski said. “Coach kind of got on me for that. I started ...

Column: The Chicago Bulls’ rivalry with the defending champion Milwaukee Bucks has a chance to blossom for the first time in years

The Chicago Bulls and Milwaukee Bucks haven't had a great rivalry over the years because they're never good at the same time. But this season could be the start of something different.