MANN-HARE HOENING FUNERAL HOME   ||   NEWS UPDATES

Banner moment: Cubs finally raise championship flag

Baseball fans wait out a rain delay during a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers on home opening day, Monday, April 10, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) CHICAGO (AP) — Finally, a banner moment at Wrigley Field. The Chicago Cubs have...

US Soccer: Trump encouraging a World Cup with Mexico, Canada

Victor Montagliani, left, President of the Canadian Soccer Association, Sunil Gulati, center, President of the United States Soccer Federation, and Decio de Maria, President of the Mexican Football Federation, show their unified bid to co-host the 2026 World Cup, Monday, April...

Giants’ Posey ‘doing fine’ after hit in head by pitch

San Francisco Giants’ Buster Posey, right, goes falling after getting hit by Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 10, 2017, in San Francisco. At left is Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis. Posey was...

Kings fire Cup-winning coach Darryl Sutter, GM Dean Lombardi

This Jan. 10, 2013 file photo shows Los Angeles Kings president and general manager Dean Lombardi and head coach Darryl Sutter laughing during a news conference to help kick off the NHL hockey team’s season in Los Angeles. The Kings have fired Sutter and Lombardi, who led...

Giants’ Posey ‘doing good’ after struck in head by pitch

San Francisco Giants’ Buster Posey, right, goes falling after getting hit by Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 10, 2017, in San Francisco. At left is Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis. Posey was...

Giants catcher Buster Posey struck in head by pitch in win

San Francisco Giants’ Buster Posey, right, goes falling after getting hit by Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, April 10, 2017, in San Francisco. At left is Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis. Posey was...

Verlander, Sale duel before Castellanos lifts Tigers

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander throws against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Monday, April 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) DETROIT (AP) — Justin Verlander and Chris Sale dominated in a matchup of ace pitchers before Nicholas...

Longoria breaks up Pineda’s perfect-game bid in 7th

New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda throws during the second inning of the baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium, Monday, April 10, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) NEW YORK (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Evan Longoria lined a double down...

Former Atlanta Braves player who went missing is found safe

FILE – In this Aug. 13, 2011 file photo, former Atlanta Braves player Otis Nixon, left, is greeted by former Braves manager Bobby Cox during a Braves Legends Game featuring the 1991 Braves against all other Braves alumni in Atlanta, before a baseball game against the...

Hernandez lawyer objects to judge’s pick of white forewoman

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez listens to testimony during his double murder trial in Suffolk Superior Court in Boston, Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Hernandez is standing trial for the July 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado, who he...