Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 07:38 PM CST

Jackie Robinson West Visit White House

Jackie Robinson West Visit White House

Looks like Chicago’s favorite little league team is headed for the White House.

Tuesday, Nov 4, 2014 at 08:06 PM CST

Maddon Bought Round for Cubby Bear Crowd

Maddon Bought Round for Cubby Bear Crowd

Joe Maddon certainly knows how to make a good first impression in Chicago.

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 09:54 PM CST

Cubs Introduce Joe Maddon as New Manager

Cubs Introduce Joe Maddon as New Manager

The Chicago Cubs introduced Joe Maddon as their 54th manager on Monday afternoon, and the new skipper immediately made it clear that his expectations are for the team to be competitive immediately.

Monday, Nov 3, 2014 at 02:18 PM CST

WATCH: Cubs to Announce Maddon as Manager

WATCH: Cubs to Announce Maddon as Manager

In one of the worst kept secrets in baseball, the Chicago Cubs will announce Monday that they have hired Joe Maddon to replace Rick Renteria as the team's manager.

Friday, Oct 31, 2014 at 02:48 PM CDT

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria as Manager

Cubs Fire Rick Renteria as Manager

Rumored to be pursuing Joe Maddon as their new manager, the Chicago Cubs announced Friday that they had made the decision to fire Rick Renteria.

Thursday, Oct 30, 2014 at 03:03 PM CDT

Maddon Close to Being Named Cubs Manager: Reports

Maddon Close to Being Named Cubs Manager: Reports

The Chicago Cubs have had to slow play their pursuit of Joe Maddon due to the World Series, but according to various reports, they are nearing a deal to make him the team's new manager.

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No Bail For Man Accused of Killing Estranged Wife

No Bail For Man Accused of Killing Estranged Wife

A northwest suburban Chicago man accused of brutally killing his estranged wife who was trying to hide from him in Wisconsin was ordered held Friday without bond.

Teen With Cancers Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

Teen With Cancers Claims He Was Fired for Needing Surgery

A 19-year-old delivery driver diagnosed with cancer claims he was fired from his job at a suburban Chicago restaurant when he informed his employer he needed to take six weeks off work for surgery.

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

The National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory beginning Friday night for the Chicago area ahead of a frigid night and possible ice accumulations of one-tenth to two-tenths of an inch.

Judge Rules Illinois Pension Law Unconstitutional

Judge Rules Illinois Pension Law Unconstitutional

An Illinois judge ruled Friday that a law intended to fix the nation's worst state employee pension crisis violates the state constitution, deciding in favor of state employees and retirees who sued to block the...

4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

4 Injured in Aerosol Blast at Macy's in Loop

Four people were injured Friday morning in Chicago's Loop in a "cooking incident with propane," officials said.

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

Newly released 911 tapes suggest that when a call came in early Tuesday, stating that a plane had crashed into a home near Midway Airport, somewhat incredulous–sounding operators took it with a grain of salt.