How strong was Walter Payton? Sun-Times columnist Rick Telander tells a story about the day he watched “Sweetness” uproot trees with his bare hands.
At the 1968 Summer Olympics, he ran an electronically-timed 9.95 — winning gold and setting a world record that stood for 15 years.
What are sweepstakes machines? The gambling devices at the center of the latest public corruption trial
They look like slot machines, but they’re unregulated and untaxed thanks to loopholes in Illinois’ gaming laws.
Presiding over his first police graduation ceremony, the mayor thanked the new officers assembled at Navy Pier for answering the call to serve in what he called “some of the most difficult political times our city has ever experienced.”
El cantautor colombiano celebra con esta gira —la más extensa que ha hecho— dos décadas de carrera.
La concejal Jeanette Taylor (20°) dijo que la primera muerte conocida de un migrante aumentará las preocupaciones de la comunidad.