This Week’s Biggest Gainers
1 John Hughes
The local filmmaker passed away at 59 and received glowing tributes from fans and critics alike.
2 Barack Obama
Sonia Sotomayor, the president’s pick for the U.S. Supreme Court, was officially sworn in.
3 Jennifer Hudson
The Oscar-winning actress gave birth to a baby boy.
4 Dan Hynes
The Illinois State Comptroller declared his candidacy in the 2010 election for governor.
5 Alex Rios
Say hello to your new White Sox.
This Week’s Biggest Losers
1 Patrick Kane
The Blackhawks young star was arrested after having an altercation with a cab driver.
2 Carlos Zambrano
Back on the DL!
3 Aramis Ramirez
The Cubs slugger—who spent considerable time on the DL earlier this season—aggravated his shoulder once again.
4 Maurice Dailey, Carolyn Towns, Keith Nicks, Terrence Nicks
The four cemetery workers caught up in the Burr Oak scandal were officially indicted.
5 Bridgette L. Buckner
The DuPage County woman was indicted on charges of faking family members’ death to collect insurance money.