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Monday, Mar 20, 2017 at 11:58 AM CDT

Cubs Countdown: 13 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 13 Days to Opening Day

Luckily for Chicago Cubs fans, the number 13 has a positive meaning on Monday, as that's how many days are left until the team's Opening Day game against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Sunday, Mar 19, 2017 at 01:17 PM CDT

Cubs Countdown: 14 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 14 Days to Opening Day

While it may not feel like baseball season in the Windy City yet, Opening Day is rapidly approaching for the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs.

Saturday, Mar 18, 2017 at 02:00 AM CDT

Baez Heroics Propel Puerto Rico to WBC Semis

Baez Heroics Propel Puerto Rico to WBC Semis

Chicago Cubs fans know how incredible Javier Baez is, and he shared those gifts with the world again Friday as he helped Puerto Rico beat Team USA in the World Baseball Classic.

Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 05:30 PM CDT

Cubs Cut Spring Training Roster to 43 Players

Cubs Cut Spring Training Roster to 43 Players

The Chicago Cubs trimmed seven players from their spring training roster on Friday, including one of their top prospects.

Friday, Mar 17, 2017 at 12:10 PM CDT

Cubs Unveil Interesting 2017 Mantra

Cubs Unveil Interesting 2017 Mantra

The Chicago Cubs may have broken the longest championship drought in the history of American sports last season, but their mentality going into the new season doesn’t reflect their recent on-field success.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 at 01:30 PM CDT

Bryant, Rizzo Among National League MVP Favorites

Bryant, Rizzo Among National League MVP Favorites

The start of baseball season is just over two weeks away, and with the Chicago Cubs looking to repeat as World Series champions, oddsmakers are bullish that the team’s star players will step up in a big way.

Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 at 12:33 PM CDT

Ross Will Dance to 'Go Cubs Go' on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Ross Will Dance to 'Go Cubs Go' on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Retired Cubs catcher David Ross will be dancing to a song he knows well on Monday’s season premiere of “Dancing with the Stars.”

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 at 04:52 PM CDT

Baez, Robertson Look to Shine in World Baseball Classic

Baez, Robertson Look to Shine in World Baseball Classic

After a thrilling first round that saw plenty of heroics, upsets, and big plays, the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox players participating in the World Baseball Classic will begin the second round of the...

Monday, Mar 13, 2017 at 05:22 PM CDT

Cubs Reduce Spring Training Roster to 50 Players

Cubs Reduce Spring Training Roster to 50 Players

The Chicago Cubs continued to trim down their roster on Monday afternoon, as they reduced their spring training roster to 50 players.

Monday, Mar 13, 2017 at 04:09 PM CDT

Cubs, Sox Players Thriving in WBC Action

Cubs, Sox Players Thriving in WBC Action

As the World Baseball Classic enters its second full week, several players from the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox have made a big impact on the tournament thus far.

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About 50 Displaced After Fire at Woodstock Apartment Complex
About 50 Displaced After Fire at Woodstock Apartment Complex

Dozens of families were displaced when a massive fire destroyed an apartment building in far northwest suburban Woodstock early Saturday, officials said.

14 Shot, 1 Fatally, in First 15 Hours of Weekend Violence
14 Shot, 1 Fatally, in First 15 Hours of Weekend Violence

A person was killed and 13 were wounded in shootings across Chicago during the first 15 hours of the weekend.

Man Charged With Injuring Chicago Police Officer in Chase
Man Charged With Injuring Chicago Police Officer in Chase

A man has been charged with injuring a Chicago police officer while allegedly driving away from a traffic stop early Saturday on the city's West Side.

Is Bill Murray a Good Luck Charm? Twitter Seems to Think So
Is Bill Murray a Good Luck Charm? Twitter Seems to Think So

Bill Murray is having quite the year.

Crowds Gather in California, Jersey Shore, Philadelphia for Pro-Trump Rally
Crowds Gather in California, Jersey Shore, Philadelphia for Pro-Trump Rally

Thousands of people gathered in Huntington Beach Saturday for a "Make America Great Again" march and rally, and half a dozen people were arrested during the event, police said. Attendees came out to support not only President Donald Trump, but veterans, law enforcement and first responders. Police estimated about 2,000 people came out for the Orange County event, according to Capt. Kevin Pearsall of California State Park police. About 30 or 40 counter-protesters attended.

Man Tried to Lure Girl Into Van at North Side Bus Stop: CPD
Man Tried to Lure Girl Into Van at North Side Bus Stop: CPD

Chicago police are looking for a man who tried to lure an 11-year-old girl into a van at a bus stop on the city's North Side.