Filip Tapalovic and Danny Spiller have come and gone. Now the Fire is looking at Benjamin Kabongo and Stavros Glouftsis, two players from Belgium’s third division.
Tapalovic, a Croatian midfielder, and Spiller, an English midfielder, had tryouts but weren’t signed. Now Kabongo and Glouftsis will get a chance. Both reported to Fire training this week.
Kabongo was last with VC Eendracht Aalst and Glouftsis with K Rupel Bloom. Glouftsis scored 27 goals in 34 games for his Belgian club.
Astrud Gilberto became an overnight bossa nova superstar in 1964 when she was recruited to sing English vocals on the Stan Getz-Joao Gilberto hit ‘The Girl from Ipanema.’
Cook County state’s attorney’s office says it will no longer object to waiving court fees for low-income defendants
Fines and fees are used to help fund the court system, but the office said “a disproportionate amount of its financing is shouldered by people of color and those living in poverty.”
Given his campaign promise to make $1 billion worth of “investments in people,” it would be tough to imagine Johnson moving a new stadium for the Chicago Bears to the top of his “to-do” list.
Some users of flight tracking apps noticed one flight that seemed too unusual to be true: A 20-mile United Airlines flight from O’Hare to Midway on Monday. It was just the airline repositioning a charter flight.
The boyfriend of Brittany Battaglia, 33, was taken into custody after her body was discovered Monday a block from where she lived, Battaglia’s brother says.