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Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 10:35 AM CDT

Ross' 'Grandpa Rossy Crunch' Hits Cereal Aisle

Ross' 'Grandpa Rossy Crunch' Hits Cereal Aisle

For fans of former Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross, this week has been akin to Christmas, and the good times are continuing to roll as he has released a new breakfast cereal.

Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 02:15 AM CDT

'Late Night': Sophia Bush Took Cubs Fan to the World Series

'Late Night': Sophia Bush Took Cubs Fan to the World Series

Sophia Bush chats with Seth Meyers about how much she loves her driver, who is a life-long Cubs fan. So she snagged tickets for them to go to the World Series together.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 04:43 PM CDT

White Sox Game vs. Twins Postponed Due to Rain

White Sox Game vs. Twins Postponed Due to Rain

The Chicago White Sox were scheduled to take on the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night, but with severe weather looming, the team has postponed the contest.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:27 PM CDT

Lackey Makes History in Win Over Rockies

Lackey Makes History in Win Over Rockies

After getting blown out in the first game of a doubleheader on Tuesday, the Chicago Cubs needed a big performance out of starting pitcher John Lackey, and they ended up getting a performance for the ages out of...

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 10:23 AM CDT

Cardinals in Hot Water After Controversial Tweet

Cardinals in Hot Water After Controversial Tweet

The St. Louis Cardinals are in the midst of a celebration of their 1967 World Series championship this season, but they stepped into a firestorm of controversy thanks to a tweet about an upcoming promotion that...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 04:33 PM CDT

Cubs Blown Out by Rockies 10-4

Cubs Blown Out by Rockies 10-4

Ryan Hanigan hit a two-out, bases-clearing single as part of a six-run third inning, Mark Reynolds homered for a fourth straight game and the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 10-4 on Tuesday in a day-night...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 04:09 PM CDT

Families React to Rizzo's $3.5 Million Donation to Hospital

Families React to Rizzo's $3.5 Million Donation to Hospital

On Monday, it was announced that the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation was making a $3.5 million donation to Lurie Children’s Hospital, and patients and staff at the hospital were deeply touched by the announceme...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 12:31 PM CDT

Cubs Call Up Top Prospect for Tuesday Doubleheader

Cubs Call Up Top Prospect for Tuesday Doubleheader

Thanks to their doubleheader against the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday, the Chicago Cubs had an extra roster spot available, and they decided to use it on one of their top prospects.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 08:29 AM CDT

David Ross Has Emotional Night on 'Dancing With the Stars'

David Ross Has Emotional Night on 'Dancing With the Stars'

Monday was an emotional night for David Ross on “Dancing With the Stars.”

Monday, May 8, 2017 at 08:15 PM CDT

Cubs, Rockies Get Delayed by Crazy Weather in Denver

Cubs, Rockies Get Delayed by Crazy Weather in Denver

Rain delays aren't uncommon in baseball, but the start of the game between the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies was delayed by a much rarer weather occurrence.

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Rockford Veteran Booted From Store Over Service Dog
Rockford Veteran Booted From Store Over Service Dog

Rockford-area war veteran Cesar Ordonez was denied service at a local store because of his service dog, and the former soldier caught the incident on video.

Shootings Down in Chicago Over Memorial Day Weekend
Shootings Down in Chicago Over Memorial Day Weekend

After a bloody Memorial Day weekend in 2016 that saw six people killed and over 60 wounded, Chicago Police are reporting that shootings are down this year, and they're crediting increased police presence in...

Tinley Park Man Among Dozens Killed in Terrorist Attack
Tinley Park Man Among Dozens Killed in Terrorist Attack

Dozens of people were killed in Egypt Friday when terrorists fired on a bus that was travelling to a monastery in the country, and one of the victims, Tinley Park-native Mohsen Morkous, was remembered in a mass...

Teen Shot After Robbery Attempt Identified by Police
Teen Shot After Robbery Attempt Identified by Police

A 16-year-old boy was shot to death when he allegedly tried to rob a 24-year-old man Saturday in west suburban Oak Park, police said, and he has now been identified by police.

Kushner Ties to Russia Questioned as Trump Cites Media 'Lies'
Kushner Ties to Russia Questioned as Trump Cites Media 'Lies'

Congressional Democrats on Sunday demanded to hear directly from top White House adviser Jared Kushner over allegations of proposed secret back-channel communications with Russia, saying the security clearance...

Chicago's Teen Pregnancy Rate Dips to Historic Lows
Chicago's Teen Pregnancy Rate Dips to Historic Lows

Teenagers in Chicago are getting pregnant at historically low rates, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Sunday, but the city’s teen pregnancy rate still eclipses the national average.