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Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 11:34 AM CDT

Cubs Playoff Watch: Chicago Gains Ground as Cardinals Fall

Cubs Playoff Watch: Chicago Gains Ground as Cardinals Fall

The Chicago Cubs finally got some offense Thursday as they beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, taking another step toward a second consecutive division title.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 05:04 PM CDT

Contreras Set to Begin Rehab Assignment for Cubs

Contreras Set to Begin Rehab Assignment for Cubs

The Chicago Cubs got some welcome news on the injury front, and one of their minor league teams got a big boost as they begin their playoff series.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 03:17 PM CDT

Cubs Players Take Field With Hurricane Irma On Their Minds

Cubs Players Take Field With Hurricane Irma On Their Minds

While the Chicago Cubs are battling to earn a playoff spot on the field, off-the-field concerns are weighing on their minds as Hurricane Irma bears down on the Caribbean and the state of Florida.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 12:31 PM CDT

Chicago Cubs Playoff Watch: Avila Plays Hero

Chicago Cubs Playoff Watch: Avila Plays Hero

The Chicago Cubs scored another important win on their way to a division title Wednesday, but a certain rival is making their presence felt in the race again.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 10:30 PM CDT

Hamstring Strain Puts Cubs' Jake Arrieta Out For 1-2 Starts

Hamstring Strain Puts Cubs' Jake Arrieta Out For 1-2 Starts

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta will miss one or two starts after suffering a grade one hamstring straing during Monday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 04:52 PM CDT

Shields Injured as White Sox Fall to Indians

Shields Injured as White Sox Fall to Indians

Trevor Bauer was sharp again to win his eighth straight decision, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Monday for their 12th straight victory.

Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 06:36 PM CDT

Arrieta Leaves Cubs Game With Apparent Injury

Arrieta Leaves Cubs Game With Apparent Injury

The Chicago Cubs got more bad injury news on Monday as pitcher Jake Arrieta left the team's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 02:40 PM CDT

Cubs Get Great News on Baez Following Collision

Cubs Get Great News on Baez Following Collision

Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez traveled to Pittsburgh to be with the team just a day after a scary collision at second base, and the team got some great news on his prognosis.

Monday, Sep 4, 2017 at 02:27 PM CDT

History Suggests Cubs Are In Good Shape on Labor Day

History Suggests Cubs Are In Good Shape on Labor Day

It's very tough to repeat as World Series champion, but if history is any indication, the Chicago Cubs are in a good position to get back to the Fall Classic.

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 at 08:45 PM CDT

Giolito Highlights Early Successes of White Sox Rebuild

Giolito Highlights Early Successes of White Sox Rebuild

As the Chicago White Sox continue to churn their way through the regular season, they are beginning to see the fruits of a rebuilding process that they began less than a year ago.

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Photo of Cops Kneeling, Raising Fists Prompts Reprimand
Photo of Cops Kneeling, Raising Fists Prompts Reprimand

Two Chicago police officers face disciplinary action after taking a knee and putting their fists in the air in a photo shared on social media, authorities confirmed Monday.

Chicago's Heat Wave Unlike Any Other for This Time of Year
Chicago's Heat Wave Unlike Any Other for This Time of Year

Chicago's recent round of late hot temperatures aren't just unusual, they're unprecedented.

Gov. Rauner 'Strongly' Disagrees With Anthem Protests
Gov. Rauner 'Strongly' Disagrees With Anthem Protests

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner on Monday denounced protests taking place during the national anthem, but did not go so far as to side with President Donald Trump on the matter.

As Senators Defect, GOP Concedes Health Bill's Fate Bleak
As Senators Defect, GOP Concedes Health Bill's Fate Bleak

Republican Sen. Susan Collins' decision to oppose the GOP push to repeal President Barack Obama's health care overhaul leaves the effort all but dead, with even party leaders conceding that their prospects...

Police: 'If Your Pants Are Sagging, Stay Out of Maywood'
Police: 'If Your Pants Are Sagging, Stay Out of Maywood'

Maywood's chief of police has a message for those looking to come to the west Chicago suburb: "If your pants are sagging, stay out of Maywood."

Former Congressman's Trial Begins in Chicago
Former Congressman's Trial Begins in Chicago

Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds did not file tax returns for four years while earning more than $400,000, federal prosecutors argued Monday.