Keurig launches Drinkworks Home Bar, a pod-based cocktail delivery machine

Would you like a cocktail with a touch of a button? Keurig and Anheuser-Busch have you covered. Drinkworks – a joint venture between the two beverage companies – debuted its first product called the Drinkworks Home Bar earlier this week. Similar to the Keurig Coffee Maker, the Drinkworks Home Bar uses pods to make cocktails, beer and mixers. The …

Bulls embarrassed in Boston as guard Zach LaVine is held in check all night

BOSTON — Low-effort, embarrassing defeats seemed to be behind the Bulls. If a blowout loss to the Warriors on Oct.  29 was rock bottom, at least it felt as though the players had acknowledged their failures, picked themselves up and committed to being something better. After that loss, they fell by one point in overtime against …

Backup QB Wimbush, defense help No. 3 Notre Dame dominate Florida State

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — On Senior Night at frosty Notre Dame Stadium, coach Brian Kelly couldn’t have been happier for senior quarterback Brandon Wimbush in No. 3 Notre Dame’s 42-13 victory over Florida State. “Brandon wants to win for Notre Dame, for his teammates,” Kelly said after the senior backup threw three first-half touchdowns and …

Staying power: Kris Bryant remains at center of Cubs' 2019 plans

Not even the Cubs knew where their roster for 2019 was headed when they left the general managers meetings in Carlsbad, California, this week. But two things were as clear as the sunny California skies: 1. Because of a bloated payroll that exceeds the luxury-tax threshold before offseason moves come into play, megabucks free agent …

Matt Nagy: 'Nothing's really changed' for Bears WR Kevin White

The return to health of the Bears’ wide receivers likely doesn’t bode well for Kevin White’s chances of playing Sunday. Allen Robinson, who missed the last two games with a groin injury, was a full practice participant Thursday. So was Taylor Gabriel, who had been limited Wednesday with a knee injury. White, the Bears’ 2015 …

Jan Schakowsky wins 9th District US Congressional seat

Jan Schakowsky has won the 9th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating challenger John Elleson, according to returns as reported by the Associated Press. Loading… The Sun-Times endorsed Schakowsky for the 9th District Congressional seat. Schakowsky is currently serving her 10th term in the House of Representatives. She was first elected to represent …