Nilsson stops 34 shots, Senators beat Blues 2-0

Anders Nilsson stopped 34 shots for his second shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat the St. Louis Blues 2-0 on Thursday night         

Read more in USA TODAY

Chief: Our police force needs a hand

MORRISON – Morrison Police Chief Brian Melton hopes voters realize he needs some help. When the polls open April 2 for the municipal elections, Morrison voters will find a referendum on their ballots asking them to approve giving the city the authority to increase the available police levy to a...


Lee's late goal lifts Islanders to 2-1 win over Canadiens

Anders Lee scored the tiebreaking goal late in the third period and Thomas Greiss stopped 33 shots as the New York Islanders beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1         

Read more in USA TODAY

Detroit Lions introduce newly signed free agents Trey Flowers, Justin Coleman and Jesse James; also announce signings of Oday Aboushi and Andrew Adams

Read more in Washington Post

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: 2 Days in Congress, 3 Trump Rejections

In the On Politics newsletter: There have been multiple bipartisan efforts in the House and Senate to rebuke the president over the wall, Saudi Arabia and the Mueller report.

Read more in The New York Times

2 shot at home in unincorporated Willowbrook; suspect in custody

They were found shot about 10:30 a.m. Thursday at a home near the intersection of Route 83 and Mockingbird Lane, police said.

Read more in Chicago Sun-Times

Scheifele has goal, 2 assists as Jets beat Bruins 4-3

Mark Scheifele had a goal and two assists to lead the Winnipeg Jets to a 4-3 win over Boston, handing the Bruins their third straight loss         

Read more in USA TODAY

Boys basketballAP Class 3A, 4A All-State TeamsThe Associated Press all-state Illinois high school boys basketball teams for Class 3A and Class 4A, as voted on by a statewide panel of sports writers and broadcasters and compiled by Steve Tappa of The Moline Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus. Players...

Read more in Herald

Martin Jones could come up with only so many saves against the NHL's second-ranked power play before the Florida Panthers finally broke through. Mike Hoffman scored a tiebreaking goal after … Click to Continue »

Read more in Sacramento Bee

Connolly has 2 goals, assist as Capitals beat Flyers 5-2

Brett Connolly had two goals and an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2         

Read more in USA TODAY

Colton Sissons had scored one point in his last 16 games for the Nashville Predators before he picked up a goal and an assist in a 2:27 span against the … Click to Continue »

Read more in Sacramento Bee

Nilsson stops 34 shots, Senators beat Blues 2-0

Anders Nilsson stopped 34 shots for his second shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat the St. Louis Blues 2-0 on Thursday night         


New Zealand Police Investigating Mass Shooting At 2 Mosques

New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush said there were multiple fatalities. One person is reported in custody.

Read more in HuffPost

Coliseum meeting canceled until after election

OREGON – The April 3 public meeting to discuss plans to lease the Oregon Coliseum has been canceled. City officials decided to postpone the meeting until after the April 2 election, when new City Council members will be seated. A new date will be announced later. At its March 12 meeting, the City...


Anders Lee’s late goal propels Islanders past Canadiens

The Islanders are going to have to deal with their inability to score with any proficiency. But once again, they were barely able to overcome it, sneaking out with a 2-1 win over the Canadiens at the Coliseum on Thursday night. Carey Price was outstanding in the Habs’ nets all night, but he had...

Read more in New York Post

It was oh so tantalizing for the UMKC Kangaroos. Playing in the opening game of the men’s WAC tournament as the No. 7 seed against No. 2 seed Utah Valley, … Click to Continue »

Read more in Kansas City Star

McHenry County hosting several St. Baldrick's events

Multiple head-shaving events have been scheduled in McHenry County through the month of March to benefit the St. Baldrick's Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that helps to fund childhood cancer research. Huntley's fifth annual "Huntley Goes Bald" head-shaving event will take place from 11...

Read more in Northwest Herald

Howard scores 30 as No. 23 Marquette routs SJU to snap skid

Markus Howard scored 12 of his 30 points in a game-breaking 23-2 second-half run, and No. 23 Marquette snapped its four-game losing streak with an 86-54 rout of St. John's in the Big East Tournament quarterfinals         

Read more in USA TODAY

Chance the Rapper and His Wife Are Expecting Baby No. 2

Chance the Rapper announced on Thursday that he and his wife, Kirsten Corley, are expecting their second child. “We pregnant again. Its a girl. JESUS CHRIST. WE LOVE GOD,” Chance shared on his Instagram. In an adorable caption, he wrote, “New baby droppin September.” The news came nearly a...

Read more in EBONY