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Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 03:34 PM CDT

Cubs Sign Theo Epstein to Contract Extension

Cubs Sign Theo Epstein to Contract Extension

The Chicago Cubs have become one of baseball's premier organizations in recent years, and the leading architect behind that success is getting a lucrative new contract extension as a reward.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 02:39 PM CDT

White Sox to Keep Robin Ventura as Manager: Report

White Sox to Keep Robin Ventura as Manager: Report

The Chicago White Sox have missed the postseason yet again, but a key member of the team's leadership group will reportedly get to keep his job after the 2016 campaign.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 07:31 PM CDT

McLeod to Remain With Cubs After Twins Interview: Report

McLeod to Remain With Cubs After Twins Interview: Report

Jason McLeod is one of the key architects of the recent success of the Chicago Cubs, and after interviewing for another job it appears as though he's going to stay with the organization.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 06:59 PM CDT

Cubs Opponent Watch: Mets Still Lead Race

Cubs Opponent Watch: Mets Still Lead Race

The Chicago Cubs already know they will have the best record in the National League, but the identity of their first playoff opponent remains unknown, and we have an update on the race to face the Cubs.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 01:15 PM CDT

Bryant's 100th RBI Leaves Wallet Lighter After Coghlan Bet

Bryant's 100th RBI Leaves Wallet Lighter After Coghlan Bet

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant knocked in his 100th RBI of the season on Monday night, but it was Chris Coghlan who was seeing dollar signs after the slugger's milestone.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 07:09 AM CDT

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Finally, everything came together for James Shields. The beleaguered right-hander pitched six effective innings for his first win in two months, Justin Morneau and Carlos Sanchez each hit a two-run homer and the...

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Cause of Minnesota Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths Revealed

Cause of Minnesota Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths Revealed

An autopsy report reveals two sisters who were found dead while vacationing on a tropical African island had died from fluid in their lungs, a condition commonly known as acute pulmonary edema.

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

'Great Man': Obama, Clinton Pay Tribute to Shimon Peres

Former Israeli president Shimon Peres was remembered as a "great man" as scores of world leaders attended his funeral Friday, NBC News reported. President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton were...

City Accepting Nominations for Official Christmas Tree

City Accepting Nominations for Official Christmas Tree

The City of Chicago is looking for this year’s “official” Christmas tree that will adorn Millennium Park for the holiday season. Nominations from Chicago and the surrounding suburbs...

Steven Avery, Fiancee to Appear on 'Dr. Phil'

Steven Avery, Fiancee to Appear on 'Dr. Phil'

Steven Avery, the subject of Netflix documentary "Making a Murderer," and his new fiancee Lynn Hartman are opening up to Dr. Phil about their newfound love. The special, which airs in two parts on October 3 and...

Missing Northwest Side Family Found Safe

Missing Northwest Side Family Found Safe

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a woman and two children reported missing Thursday from the North Side.

2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

Hours after a shooting on the westbound Eisenhower Expressway left a man dead and a woman wounded, another person has been killed in a shooting on the eastbound lanes of the expressway.