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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

The Chicago Cubs are drawing ever closer to a division title, and fans looking to plan their October baseball viewing now have the official MLB playoff schedule to look at.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 10:51 AM CDT

Centrowitz Win Draws Comparisons to Cubs' Title Hopes

Centrowitz Win Draws Comparisons to Cubs' Title Hopes

Matthew Centrowitz's victory in the 1500 meter run was the first by an American male since the 1908 Olympics, and the significance of that feat was not lost on Chicago Cubs fans.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 10:17 AM CDT

Cubs Playoff Watch: Bryant, Montero Hammer Rockies

Cubs Playoff Watch: Bryant, Montero Hammer Rockies

The Chicago Cubs recovered nicely from a tough Friday loss on Saturday, as they blew out the Colorado Rockies behind the batting exploits of Kris Bryant and Miguel Montero.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 01:54 PM CDT

Reports: Lackey, Rondon to be Placed on DL by Cubs

Reports: Lackey, Rondon to be Placed on DL by Cubs

The Chicago Cubs have a sizable division lead, and because of that it appears they are taking a cautious approach with injuries to Hector Rondon and John Lackey.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 01:20 PM CDT

Cubs Playoff Watch: Bryant Leads Team to Victory Thursday

Cubs Playoff Watch: Bryant Leads Team to Victory Thursday

Even though the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates both had Thursday off, the Chicago Cubs still managed to gain ground in the Central Division race.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 05:16 PM CDT

Kris Bryant Has Historic Afternoon at Wrigley Field Thursday

Kris Bryant Has Historic Afternoon at Wrigley Field Thursday

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is no stranger to making history, and on Thursday he continued that tradition as he did something no player in baseball history has ever done.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 01:26 PM CDT

Chicago Cubs Playoff Update: Lester Cruises to Big Win

Chicago Cubs Playoff Update: Lester Cruises to Big Win

The Chicago Cubs are drawing ever closer to clinching a playoff berth, and we're introducing a new daily tracker to let fans know where their favorite team stands.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 08:21 AM CDT

Eaton's Grand Slam in 9th Lifts White Sox Past Indians, 10-7

Eaton's Grand Slam in 9th Lifts White Sox Past Indians, 10-7

The Chicago White Sox have had little success against the Cleveland Indians this season. Adam Eaton put an end to that in stunning fashion. Eaton's ninth-inning grand slam off closer Cody Allen capped a...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 08:17 AM CDT

Soler Powers Cubs to 6-1 Win Over Brewers

Soler Powers Cubs to 6-1 Win Over Brewers

Jorge Soler has made the Chicago Cubs' lineup deeper by going deep. Soler, who hit a three-run home run to lead Chicago to a 6-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night, has hit seven home runs in...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 07:14 AM CDT

See Rizzo's Remarkable Catch That Helped Cubs Sweep Brewers

See Rizzo's Remarkable Catch That Helped Cubs Sweep Brewers

Anthony Rizzo has been watching a lot of the "Final Five" gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team. So when he jumped onto a wall to make a remarkable catch of a foul ball before sticking...

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Man Charged After 3 Found Dead in NW Indiana Home

Man Charged After 3 Found Dead in NW Indiana Home

A 24-year-old man has been charged with the deaths of three people found slain inside a Newton County, Indiana apartment complex.

Kyle Long Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick Controversy

Kyle Long Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick Controversy

Chicago Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long took to social media this week to share his thoughts on San Francisco 49'ers QB Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand during the national anthem.

Snow by Halloween? Inside Farmers' Almanac's Winter Forecast

Snow by Halloween? Inside Farmers' Almanac's Winter Forecast

Well, this is one spooky forecast.

Ex-Chicago Official Sentenced in Red-Light Camera Case

Ex-Chicago Official Sentenced in Red-Light Camera Case

A former Chicago transportation official was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he was convicted of accepting hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash and gifts to steer more than $100 million in red-light...

Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner

Huma Abedin Announces Separation From Anthony Weiner

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin announced Monday that she was separating from her husband, former congressman and onetime New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. "After long and painful consideration...

10 Dead, 57 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

10 Dead, 57 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago

Ten people were killed and at least 57 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Friday afternoon and Monday morning, police said.  Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star...