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Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 07:30 PM CDT

Joe Maddon Debating Merits of Robot Umpires

Joe Maddon Debating Merits of Robot Umpires

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has often been referred to as an outside-the-box thinker, but after his team had some calls go against them in recent games, he’s debating one of baseball’s most pressing issues.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 05:58 PM CDT

Anthony Rizzo Weighs in on Cubs' Inconsistency

Anthony Rizzo Weighs in on Cubs' Inconsistency

The Chicago Cubs raced out to a huge division lead last season, but this season has been a different story as inconsistent play and tough competition have conspired to slow the team down at the start of the...

Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 04:18 PM CDT

Anderson Placed on DL Amid Flurry of Roster Moves for Cubs

Anderson Placed on DL Amid Flurry of Roster Moves for Cubs

With their bullpen taxed and their starting rotation in need of reinforcement, the Chicago Cubs made a flurry of roster moves on Sunday, as they placed Brett Anderson on the 10-day disabled list.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 03:58 PM CDT

Renteria Ejected as White Sox Get Swept by Orioles

Renteria Ejected as White Sox Get Swept by Orioles

The Chicago White Sox ended their series with the Baltimore Orioles with a whimper as Chris Tillman and the O's swept the Sox with a 4-0 win Sunday afternoon.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 07:34 PM CDT

Montero, Almora Fuel Wild Comeback in Cubs Win

Montero, Almora Fuel Wild Comeback in Cubs Win

Albert Almora Jr. doubled leading off the 13th inning and scored on a throwing error by shortstop Freddy Galvis, giving the Chicago Cubs a 5-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 06:29 PM CDT

Javier Baez Deploys Giant Water Gun After Wild Win

Javier Baez Deploys Giant Water Gun After Wild Win

Chicago Cubs star Javier Baez may not have had the game-winning hit in the team's victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, but he sure stole the show in the raucous celebration that followed the...

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 04:40 PM CDT

Davidson, Abreu Homer as White Sox Thrash Royals

Davidson, Abreu Homer as White Sox Thrash Royals

The Chicago White Sox got another strong outing from Derek Holland and home runs from Jose Abreu and Matt Davidson as they knocked off the Kansas City Royals 8-3.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 02:57 PM CDT

Davidson Clubs Mammoth Home Run for White Sox

Davidson Clubs Mammoth Home Run for White Sox

Chicago White Sox slugger Matt Davidson hit another home run on Thursday against the Kansas City Royals, and the prodigious blast did more than just help pace the team's offense.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 01:38 PM CDT

Former Cubs Castro, Barney Share Tender Moment in Game

Former Cubs Castro, Barney Share Tender Moment in Game

Former Chicago Cubs teammates Starlin Castro, now with the New York Yankees, and Darwin Barney, now with the Toronto Blue Jays, reunited on Wednesday in the Bronx, and it was a heartwarming scene.

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 12:14 PM CDT

Are the Cubs' First Inning Struggles a Reason for Concern?

Are the Cubs' First Inning Struggles a Reason for Concern?

The Chicago Cubs are in first place in the National League Central and are still considered to be one of the best teams in baseball, but a disturbing trend has emerged in the first month of their World Series...

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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.