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Tuesday, Mar 13, 2018

Jake Arrieta Shares Handwritten Farewell Note to Chicago

Jake Arrieta Shares Handwritten Farewell Note to Chicago

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta, signed with the Phillies Sunday, posted a photo of a handwritten farewell letter to Chicago on Twitter Monday.

Sunday, Mar 11, 2018

Arrieta Signs 3-Year Contract With Phillies Reports Say

Arrieta Signs 3-Year Contract With Phillies Reports Say

Former Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has reportedly found his new baseball home.

Friday, Feb 16, 2018

Cubs Position Preview: Starting Pitcher

Cubs Position Preview: Starting Pitcher

For the third straight season, the Chicago Cubs are entering the season as serious World Series contenders, and their roster depth reflects that standing in the baseball world.

Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018

Cubs in Active Talks With Yu Darvish, Report Says

Cubs in Active Talks With Yu Darvish, Report Says

The Chicago Cubs are having active talks with free agent Yu Darvish, hoping to add the right-hander to their rotation as they try for a second championship in three seasons.

Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018

Report: Cubs Interested Arrieta if Price is Right

Report: Cubs Interested Arrieta if Price is Right

It’s been widely assumed that Jake Arrieta would be pitching somewhere else next season, but a new report suggests that the Chicago Cubs could still be interested in the star hurler at the right price.

Saturday, Dec 16, 2017

Cubs Interested in Yu Darvish, Report Says

Cubs Interested in Yu Darvish, Report Says

The Chicago Cubs have already added a couple of starting pitchers to their roster, but according to a new report, they may not be done yet.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017

Cubs Winter Meetings Rumor Roundup

Cubs Winter Meetings Rumor Roundup

Baseball’s Winter Meetings are starting to wrap up, but the Chicago Cubs are busier than ever as they try to bolster their roster ahead of the 2018 season.

Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017

Rival Eyeing Jake Arrieta as Cubs Wheel and Deal

Rival Eyeing Jake Arrieta as Cubs Wheel and Deal

With the Chicago Cubs signing a pair of starting pitchers and potentially eyeballing even more, it seems as though the Jake Arrieta ship has sailed on the North Side, and now the question is moving on to...

Friday, Dec 1, 2017

Maddon Reveals Update on Arrieta Negotiations

Maddon Reveals Update on Arrieta Negotiations

The Chicago Cubs have reportedly met with pitcher Jake Arrieta, and manager Joe Maddon revealed some interesting news on the status of the negotiations between the two sides.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017

Cubs Keeping Busy as Quiet Offseason Continues

Cubs Keeping Busy as Quiet Offseason Continues

Baseball’s hot stove has yet to get cooking, but the Chicago Cubs have been busy as free agency gets underway.

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Shoppers are preparing for the expected closure of remaining Carson's locations following a judge's ruling Wednesday.

Likely Final Snow of the Season Hits Chicago Area
Likely Final Snow of the Season Hits Chicago Area

For those waking up to a dusting of snow Thursday morning, there's a light at the end of the tunnel: this could be the last of it.

A Peek Inside Great Wolf Lodge's New Suburban Location
A Peek Inside Great Wolf Lodge's New Suburban Location

While construction is still underway, we're getting our first look at the Great Wolf Lodge's upcoming attraction in Gurnee, slated to open in July 2018.

SkyWest Flight Forced to Return to Gate After 'Issue': CDA
SkyWest Flight Forced to Return to Gate After 'Issue': CDA

A SkyWest Airlines flight was forced to return to its gate at O’Hare International Airport Thursday morning after an issue that may have involved the aircraft’s engine.

Men Arrested at Starbucks Say They Feared for Their Lives
Men Arrested at Starbucks Say They Feared for Their Lives

Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn't use the restroom because he wasn't a paying customer. He thought nothing of it when he and his business partner, Donte...

Chicago Public Schools Hold Local School Council Elections
Chicago Public Schools Hold Local School Council Elections

Thursday marked an important day for Chicago Public Schools, as Local School Council elections were scheduled to take place. However, according to a new report, there's one problem: not enough candidates.