Big Game Hunting: Is Iowa City where No. 4 Penn State goes down?

21 Sep , 2017 Sports

I can’t be the only one who’s looking at No. 4 Penn State at Iowa (6:30 p.m., Ch. 7) and thinking back to last November’s prime-time game in Iowa City between the Hawkeyes and then-No. 3 Michigan. Iowa was a three-touchdown underdog that night, but its defense rose up mightily in a 14-13 upset, holding […]

In Pittsburgh, Mike Glennon is known as the ‘Steelers Killer’

21 Sep , 2017 Sports

In Chicago, he’s known as the $18.5 million placeholder. In Pittsburgh, he’s commonly referred to as the “Steelers Killer.” But one thing is for sure. When Mike Glennon trots out on the field Sunday to lead the Bears against the Steelers, both fan bases in unison will be thinking, “noooo, not this guy!” It’s almost […]

Alex DeBrincat to make his Hawks debut against his hometown Red Wings

21 Sep , 2017 Sports

Alex DeBrincat, like just about every other kid in the Detroit suburb of Farmington Hills, Mich., grew up loving the Red Wings and loathing the Blackhawks. Funny how quickly that changes when the other guys draft you, though. “My Wings days are over,” DeBrincat said. “I’m a full Hawks fan now. [It changes] the minute […]

NFL QB POWER RANKINGS: Where all 32 starting QBs stand heading into Week 3

21 Sep , 2017 Sports

Using a loose formula, we ranked all 32 NFL starting quarterbacks. The formula incorporates two different advanced stats: Football Outsiders’ DYAR metric and ESPN’s total QBR metric. Other factors like long-term outlook, game management and job security were also taken into consideration. While Alex Smith and Sam Bradford have turned in excellent performances since the […]

Here’s why deterrence and diplomacy are the only real options against North Korea

21 Sep , 2017 Business

A powerful military deterrent and a resolve to pursue effective diplomacy can prevent war on the Korean peninsula, preserve the lives of the millions living in Seoul (and probably tens of thousands of American service members), and secure American vital national interests in Asia. Attempting a preventive military strike out of the misplaced belief that […]

Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo: Spin-Off Series in the Works?!

21 Sep , 2017 Culture

Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo already seem out of love … or, at least, seem to be playing up their affections for the camera. But that doesn’t mean that they’re canceling their plans to marry, even if they haven’t quite set a date yet. They are making some plans, though — which leads people to […]

Kim Kardashian: Forcing Kanye West to Sign Divorce Agreement?!

21 Sep , 2017 Culture

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have gone through more than their share of rough patches in the past year. Beginning around the time Kim got robbed at gunpoint in Paris, the couple seemed to make tabloid headlines once a week due to a succession of speed bumps in their marriage. The low point seems to […]