Chris Kelly, of rap duo Kris Kross, dies in Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Kelly, half of the 1990s kid rap duo Kris Kross who made one of the decade’s most memorable songs with the frenetic “Jump,” has died, according to authorities. He was 34. Investigator Betty Honey of the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office said the 34-year-old Kelly was Continue Reading

Ricketts: New Wrigley Field revenue needed for Cubs to stay

By STEFANO ESPOSITO and FRAN SPIELMAN Article Reprint Cubs’ Chairman Tom Ricketts spoke so softly Wednesday when he uttered the dreaded “M” word, that some in the audience wondered if they’d heard him correctly. “I’m not sure how anyone is going to stop any signs in the outfield,” said Ricketts Continue Reading

Tom Kleinschmidt is back where he belongs at Gordon Tech

BY DAN MCGRATH Article Reprint There was something ­reassuring about Tom Kleinschmidt’s presence in the Gordon Tech High School gym on a chilly weekday ­afternoon. He wore sweats rather than a uniform as he put an attentive young squad though practice, mixing instruction with encouragement and occasionally jumping in to Continue Reading