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Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 10:25 AM CDT

Cubs Playoff Opponent Watch: Mets Win, Giants Fall

Cubs Playoff Opponent Watch: Mets Win, Giants Fall

The Chicago Cubs will now officially take on the National League wild card winner in the first round of the playoffs, and that race is as tight as ever after Friday's action.

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 10:06 AM CDT

Cubs Reach Pair of Milestones in Win Over Cardinals

Cubs Reach Pair of Milestones in Win Over Cardinals

The Chicago Cubs have hit some remarkable milestones this season, and they achieved two more on Friday with their win over the St. Louis Cardinals.

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 10:45 PM CDT

Cubs Clinch Home-Field Advantage in NL Playoffs

Cubs Clinch Home-Field Advantage in NL Playoffs

Thanks to a Washington Nationals loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Chicago Cubs will enjoy home-field advantage throughout the National League playoffs.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 11:27 AM CDT

Lester, Hendricks Could be Cubs' Top Pitchers in Playoffs

Lester, Hendricks Could be Cubs' Top Pitchers in Playoffs

With the way the duo has pitched this season, it isn't surprising that it appears the Chicago Cubs are leaning toward Jon Lester and Kyle Hendricks getting the first two playoff starts, but the possible fate of...

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 08:51 AM CDT

Hungry Cubs Fans Could Meet Dexter Fowler Thursday

Hungry Cubs Fans Could Meet Dexter Fowler Thursday

For Chicago Cubs fans who happen to be pizza enthusiasts, Thursday could be a very good day, as Dexter Fowler will be delivering free slices of pizza.

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 08:55 AM CDT

Bryant, Lester Among Favorites for NL Awards

Bryant, Lester Among Favorites for NL Awards

The Chicago Cubs are one of the favorites to win the World Series this season, but two of their players could also be in line for some impressive postseason hardware.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 10:31 AM CDT

Bill Murray Debuts Golf Apparel Honoring Cubs

Bill Murray Debuts Golf Apparel Honoring Cubs

For fans of Bill Murray and the Chicago Cubs, a limited edition shirt being released today is something that should certainly be on your shopping list.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 06:13 AM CDT

National League Playoff Update: Cubs Win, Nationals Lose

National League Playoff Update: Cubs Win, Nationals Lose

The Chicago Cubs made two steps forward in their race for home-field advantage in the National League playoffs on Tuesday as they picked up a win and saw the Washington Nationals fall to the Miami Marlins.

Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 07:19 AM CDT

Jake Arrieta Chooses Creative Halloween Costume

Jake Arrieta Chooses Creative Halloween Costume

Hundreds of kids will dress as Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta for Halloween this fall, but what costume will the star hurler be donning for the festive holiday?

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 02:23 PM CDT

Cubs Featured on Cover of ESPN the Magazine

Cubs Featured on Cover of ESPN the Magazine

The Chicago Cubs are one of the favorites to win the World Series, and their remarkable season has garnered plenty of national attention.

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Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Crime on 606 Trail Rarely Solved, Investigation Shows

Since the 2015 opening of Chicago’s 606 Trail, 175 crimes have been reported in its direct vicinity—and only one in every 10 cases are closed, according to an NBC 5 investigation.

'Stranger Things' Gets Even More Nostalgic In 8-Bit Homage

'Stranger Things' Gets Even More Nostalgic In 8-Bit Homage

If Netflix's wildly popular "Stranger Things" gets you yearning for the most memorable artifacts of the '80s, just wait until you see this 8-bit video-game-themed tribute.

School Bus Driver Shot on Chicago's West Side: Police

School Bus Driver Shot on Chicago's West Side: Police

A school bus driver was shot on the West Side of Chicago, authorities said Friday.

Armed Man Attempted to Abduct Woman Walking Dog: Official

Armed Man Attempted to Abduct Woman Walking Dog: Official

Police are asking for help after a man armed with a gun attempted to gain entrance to a suburban woman’s home while she held the door shut before he fled the scene Sept. 23, officials confirmed Friday.

Clinton Wins Endorsements, But They May Not Hold Much Sway

Clinton Wins Endorsements, But They May Not Hold Much Sway

If newspaper endorsements equaled victory, Clinton would be in line for a historic landslide. She has been endorsed by dozens of papers ranging from such expected backers as The New York Times to such once-cert...

Medical Experts Weigh in on Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths

Medical Experts Weigh in on Sisters' Sudden Vacation Deaths

Medical experts are offering insight after an autopsy report revealed two sisters who were found dead while vacationing on a tropical African island suffered from fluid in their lungs, a rare condition commonly...