Chicago will be home to a museum exhibiting the art and movie memorabilia of “Star Wars” creator George Lucas after beating out three California cities.
Chicago may have peaked a little early as a tourist destination -- by more than a century.
If San Francisco has its way, visitors will be able to view the art George Lucas owns and cites as influential on his storytelling in the Indiana Jones and “Star Wars” epics, a collection that ranges from comic books to Norman Rockwell.
Play resumed in a National Football League game between the Bears and Baltimore Ravens after the threat of a tornado passed at Soldier Field in Chicago.
The Chicago Blackhawks will host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Soldier Field on March 1 as the National Hockey League increases the number of outdoor games.
Soldier Field in Chicago was evacuated after play between the Bears and Baltimore Ravens was suspended because of the threat of a tornado in the area.
The U.S. economy may have grown less in the fourth quarter than initially projected, while consumer confidence probably held near a five-month high.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are headed to the Super Bowl for the record-tying eighth time and will face the Green Bay Packers, whose 12 National Football League championships are the most in history.
The Green Bay Packers advanced to the Super Bowl by beating the Chicago Bears 21-14 in the first playoff meeting in 70 years between the National Football League’s oldest rivals.