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Toews Says Goodbye to Bickell, Shaw on Instagram

Toews Says Goodbye to Bickell, Shaw on Instagram

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews took to Instagram to say goodbye to a pair of former teammates Monday night.  “Really gonna miss these two,” he wrote alongside a picture with Bryan Bickell and Andrew Shaw. “You guys are unbelievable teammates and friends.

Read Buddy Ryan’s Letter to 1981 Bears Who Saved His Job

Read Buddy Ryan’s Letter to 1981 Bears Who Saved His Job

The Chicago Bears lost one of their greatest icons on Tuesday when it was announced that former defensive coordinator Buddy Ryan had passed away, and the accolades and tributes to the coach were quick to pour in. Ryan, best known as the defensive mastermind that brought the “46 defense” to national prominence with the 1985 Super Bowl champion Bears, was at risk of losing his job after the 1981 season, but his players wrote a letter to team owner George Halas imploring him to let Ryan stay.

Bryant Lauded for ‘Old School’ Approach to 3-Home Run Game

Bryant Lauded for ‘Old School’ Approach to 3-Home Run Game

Kris Bryant #17 of the Chicago Cubs is cheered on by fans after a three home run game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on June 27, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Cubs defeated the Reds 11-8.

Chicago Police Training Officers for Crisis Intervention

Chicago Police Training Officers for Crisis Intervention

Chicago police say more than 200 officers have gone through a 40-hour course learning how to de-escalate someone in crisis. At least 30 crisis intervention trained officers are now in every district, the department said, but few people know about them.

Kirk Pushes for Gun Control in New Op-Ed

Kirk Pushes for Gun Control in New Op-Ed

In the wake of the deadly mass shooting at an Orlando gay nightclub earlier this month, Sen. Mark Kirk penned an op-ed for the Daily Herald Sunday pushing Congress to pass new gun control legislation.

Clinton Visit Draws Star Power, Deep-Pocketed Donors

Clinton Visit Draws Star Power, Deep-Pocketed Donors

Hillary Clinton was the keynote speaker at an International Women’s Luncheon as part of the 50th annual Rainbow PUSH Coalition convention. Mary Ann Ahern reports.

Bulls’ Denzel Valentine Has Big Celebrity Fan

Bulls’ Denzel Valentine Has Big Celebrity Fan

Denzel Valentine has a unique connection to Denzel Washington. Peggy Kusinski reports.

Injured Deer Wanders Into Wisconsin Piggly Wiggly

Injured Deer Wanders Into Wisconsin Piggly Wiggly

An injured deer made its way into a Wisconsin Piggly Wiggly Friday night, startling shoppers as it sat down in an aisle of the store. The Oconomowoc Police Department said two deer were walking in the area around 7 p.m.

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