Outfielder Jorge Soler was one of the more popular members of the World Series champion Chicago Cubs, and after his trade on Wednesday to Kansas City, the slugger said goodbye in a touching Twitter tribute.
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 02:16 PM CST
Sen. Mark Kirk Praised During Senate Floor Send-Off
Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with President-elect Donald Trump Wednesday morning at Trump Tower in New York City, touching on a variety of issues, including transportation, investment in infrastructure, job creation...
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 09:14 AM CST
Starbucks to Open New Stand-Alone Bakery in Chicago
Starbucks announced Wednesday that it plans to open standalone Italian bakeries in three U.S. cities between late 2017 and early 2018.
The bakeries, called Princi, will come to New York, Chicago and Seattle...
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 01:19 PM CST
Cubs to Send Soler to Royals for Closer Wade Davis
It took nearly 24 hours to complete, but the deal is now official as the Chicago Cubs have traded Jorge Soler to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for All-Star closer Wade Davis.
Davis, 31, has been dominant...
Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 06:48 AM CST
Oak Park Family Displaced After Overnight Fire Destroys Home
A family was displaced from their home early Wednesday after a fire in suburban Oak Park.
The Oak Park Fire Department was called to the 700 block of South Humphrey Avenue around 1:30 a.m. to find a...