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  • Bears' Pernell McPhee to start season on PUP list after knee surgery

    Bears' Pernell McPhee to start season on PUP list after knee surgery

    The meanest dog on the Bears defense will remain caged for the time being. Outside linebacker Pernell McPhee will begin training camp Thursday on the physically unable to perform list as he works back from the arthroscopic left knee surgery he had early in the offseason. General manager Ryan Pace...

  • Chicago man attempting 101 bull runs in Spain in one summer

    Chicago man attempting 101 bull runs in Spain in one summer

    Around 20 years ago near Pamplona, Spain, a boy named Aitor Aristregui Oloriz was watching the Running of the Bulls on TV as Juan Pedro Lecuona led the animals into the arena. Aitor looked up at his grandfather and said, "That will be me one day, Grandpa! I’m going to do that!" He was right. Last...

  • Chicago native and bull runner Bill Hillmann on Spanish TV

    Chicago native and bull runner Bill Hillmann on Spanish TV

    Chicago native Bill Hillmann is trying to complete 101 encierros, or bull runs, in Spain this summer. He is writing about his experiences exclusively for RedEye.

  • Photos: Democratic National Convention

    Photos: Democratic National Convention

    The Democrats gather in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention to officially nominate Hillary Clinton for president. The event begins July 25, 2016, and ends July 28.

  • Your guide to surviving Bears training camp

    Your guide to surviving Bears training camp

    The Bears are back at training camp as of this week. Yes, already. What does that mean for you? Well, for one thing, the baseball postseason is around the corner! Oops, we take it back. No need to jinx the Cubs or anything. Although there will be some kind of news out of Olivet Nazarene University...

  • Did Bill Clinton take a sly dig at Cubs fans during DNC speech?

    Did Bill Clinton take a sly dig at Cubs fans during DNC speech?

    Ever the clever orator and crowd-pleaser, Bill Clinton gave several states a shout-out during his speech Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Naturally, Illinois – being the birthplace of his wife, presidential nominee Hillary Clinton – got a few mentions. Upon meeting...

  • Ohio State quarterback won't call freshman lineman Michael Jordan by his name

    Ohio State quarterback won't call freshman lineman Michael Jordan by his name

    Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett respects his elders. So in deference to a certain Chicago basketball legend, Barrett has refused to call a Buckeyes freshman offensive lineman by his name — Michael Jordan. Barrett used to call him Marcus, not realizing that Marcus Jordan is MJ's youngest son,...

  • Packers QB Aaron Rodgers passes on watching his brother on 'The Bachelorette'

    Packers QB Aaron Rodgers passes on watching his brother on 'The Bachelorette'

    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is passing on an opportunity to go into detail about his relationship with his reality show contestant-brother. Jordan Rodgers is one of the suitors on the ABC dating show, "The Bachelorette." He spoke on a recent episode of being estranged from his older...

  • Butter sculptures offer Cavs fans new way to savor NBA title

    Fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers now have a new way to savor the team's NBA title. The Cavs are being honored with butter sculptures at this year's Ohio State Fair, which opened Wednesday in Columbus. The butter sculpture display includes life-sized Cavaliers' mascots Moondog and Sir C.C., along...

  • ALS-related gene found with help from Ice Bucket Challenge

    ALS-related gene found with help from Ice Bucket Challenge

    The ALS Association is crediting money raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge for the discovery of a gene they say is among the most common that contribute to the progressive disease. Those who accepted the challenge allowed buckets of ice water to be dumped on their heads to raise awareness of...

  • This White Sox fan feels your pain, Chris Sale

    This White Sox fan feels your pain, Chris Sale

    Maybe Chris Sale has a point. The White Sox ace is currently serving a five-day suspension after destroying some of the team's 1976 throwback jerseys that were to be worn as part of a promotion on Saturday. Sale described the uniforms, which feature a collar, as ""uncomfortable and unorthodox."...

  • 6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    6 Chicago comedy shows to see this week

    Step away from the Netflix marathon and find your way into one of these local theaters for a belly laugh this week. Your guide to Chicago’s affordable and under-the-radar comedy scene awaits. THURSDAY, JULY 28 ‘Your Relationship Has Sailed’ The Chris Farley Cabaret at iO Theater 1501 N. Kingsbury...

  • Moody Tongue’s new tasting room will serve beer, oysters and chocolate cake

    Moody Tongue’s new tasting room will serve beer, oysters and chocolate cake

    Good news for foodie-skewing beer aficionados: Pilsen-based Moody Tongue Brewing Company will unveil a new tasting room to the public soon. Brewmaster Jared Rouben announced plans for the 75-seat space with 12 tap handles this morning at Green City Market. Though an official opening date hasn’t...

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