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Saturday, Jun 17, 2017

Arrieta's Home Run Not Enough as Cubs Fall to Pirates

Arrieta's Home Run Not Enough as Cubs Fall to Pirates

Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a two-run homer, Andrew McCutchen hit his 12th home run of the season and the Pittsburgh Pirates edged the Chicago Cubs 4-3 on Saturday night.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Late Rally Dooms Cubs to Another Loss vs. Padres

Late Rally Dooms Cubs to Another Loss vs. Padres

Rookie Franchy Cordero tripled in the eighth and scored on Yangervis Solarte's fielder's choice and the San Diego Padres beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday, the Cubs' season-high sixth straight loss.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Cubs 'Anchorman' Trip Immortalized on Epic Card

Cubs 'Anchorman' Trip Immortalized on Epic Card

The Chicago Cubs turned heads and dazzled fans with their "Anchorman" inspired suits on Thursday afternoon, and their fashion choices have been immortalized on a new baseball card.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Bryant Clubs Two Homers as Cubs Blast Brewers

Bryant Clubs Two Homers as Cubs Blast Brewers

Kris Bryant hit two home runs and Jake Arrieta tossed six steady innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 13-6 rout of the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Anthony Rizzo Hosts Foundation's 'Cook Off" Thursday

Anthony Rizzo Hosts Foundation's 'Cook Off" Thursday

On Thursday night, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo traded in his bat and glove for a knife and fork as his foundation hosted its fifth annual “Cook Off for Cancer.”

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Kris Bryant Guest Stars in Season Finale of 'Chicago Fire'

Kris Bryant Guest Stars in Season Finale of 'Chicago Fire'

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant and pitcher Jake Arrieta are both award-winning players on the field, but off the field the duo will get to show off their acting chops in a popular TV drama on Tuesday...

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Molina Smacks Two Home Runs as Cards Blank Cubs

Molina Smacks Two Home Runs as Cards Blank Cubs

Yadier Molina homered twice and Adam Wainwright threw seven shutout innings to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

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...

Thursday, May 4, 2017

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...

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Series Preview: Cubs vs. Reds

Series Preview: Cubs vs. Reds

After snapping a four-game losing streak with two victories in a row, the Chicago Cubs are getting ready to hit the road as they’ll open a three-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

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Schwimmer Teams Up With Chicago Officials on Sex Harassment
Schwimmer Teams Up With Chicago Officials on Sex Harassment

Within the last week Inspector General Joe Ferguson revealed two city employees had engaged in sexual harassment and both have lost their jobs.

Teen Charged With Threatening Gun Violence at High School
Teen Charged With Threatening Gun Violence at High School

An 18-year-old man was arrested late Sunday and charged with making violent online threats against a high school in west suburban Naperville.

Man Accused Of Pimping Teen to Her Death to Stay Behind Bars
Man Accused Of Pimping Teen to Her Death to Stay Behind Bars

The feds have not accused Joseph Hazley of murder.

Illinois Celebrates 'Safe Haven Law' to Raise Awareness
Illinois Celebrates 'Safe Haven Law' to Raise Awareness

An Illinois law that has allowed parents to leave newborns at hospitals and police and fire stations—no questions asked—for nearly 17 years, was celebrated to raise awareness Monday.

New Mother Files Lawsuit For Alleged Breast Pump Discrimination
New Mother Files Lawsuit For Alleged Breast Pump Discrimination

A new mother has filed a lawsuit against Chicago’s Daley Center for allegedly being discriminated for breast pumping before attending jury duty.