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Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 06:45 PM CST

Cubs Announce New Role for David Ross

Cubs Announce New Role for David Ross

The team named the retired catcher lovingly known as "Grandpa Rossy" to the role of special assistant to baseball operations, the Cubs announced Friday.

Monday, Jan 16, 2017 at 11:44 AM CST

How to Watch the Chicago Cubs' Visit to the White House Live

How to Watch the Chicago Cubs' Visit to the White House Live

The Chicago Cubs are set to visit the White House Monday in an unusual trip honoring the World Series champions during President Barack Obama's final week as president -- and you can watch it all happen live.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 01:42 PM CST

Reports: Cubs Avoid Arbitration With Rondon, Grimm

Reports: Cubs Avoid Arbitration With Rondon, Grimm

The Chicago Cubs reportedly have avoided salary arbitration with a pair of relievers, but two more players remain to be signed as the team starts to lock in its 2017 roster.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017 at 11:07 PM CST

2017 Cubs Convention: Top Five Events to Check Out

2017 Cubs Convention: Top Five Events to Check Out

Cubs Convention is going to be a whirlwind celebration of a team's first title in more than a century, and we have five events that fans should definitely check out this weekend at the Sheraton Grand.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 11:33 PM CST

Collector Claims Dirt on Bryant's Cleats Bears Cubs Likeness

Collector Claims Dirt on Bryant's Cleats Bears Cubs Likeness

A Chicago sports memorabilia collector had the Cubs’ Kris Bryant’s cleats tested by a forensics firm—with “divine” results.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 05:05 PM CST

Photos: Cubs Caravan Rolls Through Chicago Thursday

Photos: Cubs Caravan Rolls Through Chicago Thursday

The Chicago Cubs will gather at the Sheraton Grand Hotel for their annual Cubs Convention on Friday, but before they do, the team has been taking their show on the road and bringing the team to various locations...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 02:30 PM CST

Joe Maddon Amused by Criticism of World Series Decisions

Joe Maddon Amused by Criticism of World Series Decisions

If there is one thing that sports fans enjoy doing more than yelling until they’re hoarse or drinking beer and hanging out with their friends, it’s second-guessing the decisions of coaches and managers, and...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 01:09 PM CST

Joe Maddon Has Interesting Plans for Kyle Schwarber

Joe Maddon Has Interesting Plans for Kyle Schwarber

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has to find a new leadoff hitter for the 2017 season, and a certain star slugger has caught his eye as a potential replacement for Dexter Fowler.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 12:52 PM CST

Reports: Fowler, Chapman Will Join Cubs at White House

Reports: Fowler, Chapman Will Join Cubs at White House

Even though they've signed free agent contracts with other teams, Dexter Fowler and Aroldis Chapman reportedly are planning to join their former Chicago Cubs teammates for an important date with the president...

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017 at 10:50 AM CST

Details Released on Cubs' Planned Visit to White House

Details Released on Cubs' Planned Visit to White House

The Chicago Cubs were hoping to get to the White House for a visit with President Barack Obama, and according to NBC 5's Mary Ann Ahern, the team got their wish.

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What You Need to Know About the Women's March on Chicago

What You Need to Know About the Women's March on Chicago

As thousands of people prepare to descend on Chicago and march one day after Donald Trump's inauguration, there are some things marchers and residents alike should know.

At Least 6 Arrested After Anti-Trump Protests in Chicago

At Least 6 Arrested After Anti-Trump Protests in Chicago

Just hours after President Donald Trump was sworn into office, protesters have begun to gather at Daley Plaza in Chicago for a “Resist Trump Chicago” event.

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Voices From Inauguration Weekend: Who Is Going to DC and Why

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the country's 45th president on Friday and thousands of his supporters from across the country will attend to witness the historic event. They hope his presidency will be the...

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'In God We Trust': World Newspapers React to Trump

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