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Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 08:58 AM CST

Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With Contract

Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With Contract

Chicago Cubs fans can breathe a sigh of relief on Saturday, as the team agreed to a one-year contract with Jake Arrieta that will pay the hurler over $10 million in the 2016 season.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 11:57 PM CST

Community Heartbroken After Slaying of Gage Park Family

Community Heartbroken After Slaying of Gage Park Family

Questions continue to haunt a Southwest Side community after six people were found dead Thursday inside a family home.

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 01:35 PM CST

Rescue Workers Find Cat Seen in Boiling Water Video

Rescue Workers Find Cat Seen in Boiling Water Video

Rescue workers Friday night found the cat seen in a disturbing video in which it was scaled with scorching water.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 06:37 PM CST

Imprisoned TV Pitchman Loses Appeal of Conviction

Imprisoned TV Pitchman Loses Appeal of Conviction

In a blistering opinion, judges of the federal Appellate Court here in Chicago told famed TV pitchman Kevin Trudeau that the ten year sentence he is serving for criminal contempt is more than appropriate.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 07:06 PM CST

23-Year-Old Man Last Seen on Christmas Eve Still Missing: Family

23-Year-Old Man Last Seen on Christmas Eve Still Missing: Family

A South Side family is asking for the public’s help in the search for their son who was last seen on Christmas Eve.

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 12:23 PM CST

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois State Rep. Andre Thapedi proposed legislation this week that would make President Barack Obama’s birthday a state holiday.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 03:57 PM CST

Chinese-Led Investors to Buy Chicago Stock Exchange

 Chinese-Led Investors to Buy Chicago Stock Exchange

The Chicago Stock Exchange, founded more than a century ago, said it has agreed to be acquired by a Chinese-led investor group.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 03:49 PM CST

Michael Leighton Nears AHL Record for Career Shutouts

Michael Leighton Nears AHL Record for Career Shutouts

Rockford IceHogs goaltender Michael Leighton could make history on Friday night as he tries to break an AHL record that has stood for nearly 60 years.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 03:30 PM CST

Pitchfork Music Festival Tickets on Sale Now

Pitchfork Music Festival Tickets on Sale Now

Single-day tickets are available for $65, according to Pitchfork’s website. Early bird three-day passes are also on sale for $140, but will increase to $165 once the they sell out.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 06:06 PM CST

Rescue Groups Search for Cat in 'Disturbing' Boiling Water Video

Rescue Groups Search for Cat in 'Disturbing' Boiling Water Video

Animal rescues across Chicago are searching for a cat that escaped after a teen scalded it with steaming hot water just days ago in what’s being called a “disturbing” case of animal cruelty posted to social...

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