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White Sox Call Up Pitching Prospect Carlos Rodon
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White Sox Call Up Pitching Prospect Carlos Rodon

The Chicago White Sox sent Carlos Rodon to the minors to start the 2015 season, but his stay in Charlotte was short as he will be joining the major league roster on Monday. Read »

30 minutes ago
Blackheads Knock Off Predators 4-2

Blackheads Knock Off Predators 4-2

The Chicago Blackhawks seized momentum in their series on Sunday afternoon as they knocked off the Nashville... Read »

57 minutes ago
Female Inmate Found Dead in Indiana Jail

Female Inmate Found Dead in Indiana Jail

A 33-year-old female inmate was found dead in her jail cell in a northern Indiana facility early Sunday morning. Read »

2 hours ago
Video: Corgan, Noah Discuss Kris Bryant's Call-Up

Video: Corgan, Noah Discuss Kris Bryant's Call-Up

Chicago Cubs phenom Kris Bryant is now practicing his craft at Wrigley Field, but how did he spend his time in Iowa... Read »

4 hours ago
Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

The archbishop of Seattle will give the homily at Cardinal Francis George's funeral Thursday at Holy Name... Watch »

3 hours ago
Vermette in for Blackhawks vs. Predators Sunday

Vermette in for Blackhawks vs. Predators Sunday

The Chicago Blackhawks will have at least one new face in the lineup on Sunday afternoon, as Antoine Vermette will... Read »

6 hours ago
Three Keys to Game 3 Victory for Blackhawks

Three Keys to Game 3 Victory for Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks will be forced to respond to Friday's drubbing as they take on the Nashville Predators... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

A Chicago woman proved her Cubs fandom during Saturday's game when she caught a foul ball in her beer... Watch »

3 hours ago
Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

An extra-alarm fire started by a burning tree branch destroyed a massive home in northwest suburban Barrington Hills... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
IceHogs Announce 2014-15 Award Winners

IceHogs Announce 2014-15 Award Winners

The Rockford IceHogs are playoff bound, but before they begin their first round series against the Texas Stars, they... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

The warm, pleasant week comes to an end Sunday afternoon as rain showers and possible thunderstorms make their way... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
South Side Woman Accused of Starving Pit Bulls to Death

South Side Woman Accused of Starving Pit Bulls to Death

A Far South Side woman accused of running a dog-fighting ring in her home starved two puppy pit bulls to death... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
Mother, Son Killed in Crash in Bolingbrook

Mother, Son Killed in Crash in Bolingbrook

A 25-year-old mother and her two-year-old son were killed in a crash Saturday afternoon in southwest suburban... Read »

Apr 19, 2015
One Killed, Four Injured in Three-Vehicle Crash in Englewood

One Killed, Four Injured in Three-Vehicle Crash in Englewood

One person was killed and four people were injured early Sunday in a three-vehicle crash in the Englewood... Watch »

Apr 19, 2015
3 Dead, At Least 10 Wounded in Weekend Violence

3 Dead, At Least 10 Wounded in Weekend Violence

Among the victims were a 16-year-old boy who was shot in the Austin neighborhood and a 50-year-old man stabbed to... Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
What Lineup Changes Could Blackhawks Explore in Game 3?

What Lineup Changes Could Blackhawks Explore in Game 3?

The Chicago Blackhawks could make some lineup changes on Sunday afternoon, but which players could see playing time... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Wisconsin Man Sentenced for Trafficking Pot Via McDonald's

Wisconsin Man Sentenced for Trafficking Pot Via McDonald's

A Wisconsin man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for running a large-scale marijuana trafficking... Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Rauner Attempts to Broker Mega-Deal in State Legislature

Rauner Attempts to Broker Mega-Deal in State Legislature

Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has seized on Illinois' budget crisis as a political opportunity. Read »

Apr 18, 2015
Chicago Chef Cameron Grant Makes

Chicago Chef Cameron Grant Makes "Bacon Cigars"

In a weekly segment, NBC Chicago teams up with Chicago chefs for a lesson in cooking. This week, chef Cameron Grant,... Watch »

Apr 18, 2015
Quenneville Picks Darling to Start Game 3

Quenneville Picks Darling to Start Game 3

The Chicago Blackhawks will have a new starting goaltender on Sunday afternoon as Scott Darling will be in net for... Read »

Apr 18, 2015

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