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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...

Monday, May 1, 2017

Series Preview: Phillies vs. Cubs

Series Preview: Phillies vs. Cubs

After a rough finish to their road trip in Boston, the Chicago Cubs will return to Wrigley Field on Monday when they welcome the Philadelphia Phillies to the Friendly Confines for a four-game series.

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.

Wednesday, Apr 5, 2017

Cubs' Wednesday Game vs. Cardinals Postponed

Cubs' Wednesday Game vs. Cardinals Postponed

The Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals were set to play the rubber match of their three-game series on Wednesday, but Mother Nature had other ideas.

Friday, Mar 31, 2017

Cubs Countdown: 2 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 2 Days to Opening Day

With just two days remaining until the Chicago Cubs begin their World Series title defense, we're taking a look at some of the remarkable "2's" in Cubs' history.

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017

Cubs Countdown: 7 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 7 Days to Opening Day

While it may not feel like baseball season in the Windy City yet, Opening Day is rapidly approaching for the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs, as we are just seven days away from the first game...

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Woman Shot Near Police Superintendent's Home
Woman Shot Near Police Superintendent's Home

An 18-year-old woman was shot and critically wounded Sunday evening in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side.

Metra Issues Reminder About Fare Hikes, Service Cuts
Metra Issues Reminder About Fare Hikes, Service Cuts

Metra is reminding commuters that fares will increase Feb. 1 and some service will be reduced Feb. 5.

Safe Passage Program to Add 14 More Schools
Safe Passage Program to Add 14 More Schools

Students from 14 more Chicago Public Schools will now benefit from the Safe Passage program designed to keep kids safe on their way to and from school.

Suburb to End Divvy Bike Service
Suburb to End Divvy Bike Service

The Divvy bike-sharing program will end Tuesday in west suburban Oak Park.

Trump's First Year: A Tax Victory But Russia Probe Continues
Trump's First Year: A Tax Victory But Russia Probe Continues

President Donald Trump’s first significant legislative achievement did not come until December, when Congress approved a $1.5 trillion tax bill that cut corporate and individual rates.

Dense Fog Cancels Over 150 Flights in Chicago
Dense Fog Cancels Over 150 Flights in Chicago

Over 150 flights have been cancelled as heavy fog has settled over parts of Chicago, according to the Department of Aviation.