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Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Jake Arrieta Will Not Attend Cubs' White House Ceremony

Jake Arrieta Will Not Attend Cubs' White House Ceremony

The Chicago Cubs are going to be heading to the White House to visit with President Barack Obama, but one of their biggest stars will not be accompanying them on the trip to the nation’s capital.

Friday, Jan 13, 2017

Jake Arrieta, Cubs Agree Strike Deal

Jake Arrieta, Cubs Agree Strike Deal

Jake Arrieta has agreed to a hefty contract with the Chicago Cubs, according to reports.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016

Jake Arrieta Pays Up on Tattoo Bet With Tommy La Stella

Jake Arrieta Pays Up on Tattoo Bet With Tommy La Stella

It took nearly six months, but Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta finally paid the piper this week after losing a tattoo bet to Cubs infielder Tommy La Stella.

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016

Arrieta, Rizzo Take Home Silver Slugger Honors

Arrieta, Rizzo Take Home Silver Slugger Honors

The postseason awards just keep rolling in for the Chicago Cubs, and on Thursday it was Anthony Rizzo and Jake Arrieta that took home hardware for a long season’s worth of work.

Sunday, Jan 29, 2017

Cubs Pitcher Jake Arrieta Shaves After World Series Win

Cubs Pitcher Jake Arrieta Shaves After World Series Win

With the end of the baseball season, Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta decided to make a big change.

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016

Arrieta Takes Family Trick-or-Treating Before Game 6

Arrieta Takes Family Trick-or-Treating Before Game 6

Jake Arrieta had to go to Cleveland a day early for his start against the Indians in Game 6 of the World Series, but that didn't stop his young kids from getting into the Halloween spirit on Monday.

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016

California Dreamin: Arrieta's Golden State Success Gives Cubs Fans Hope

California Dreamin: Arrieta's Golden State Success Gives Cubs Fans Hope

Looking for a reason for optimism going into Tuesday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers? Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta has some statistics that should help boost your mood going into Game 3.

Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016

Rizzo Celebrates Arrieta's History-Making Homer With Pride

Rizzo Celebrates Arrieta's History-Making Homer With Pride

Chicago was excited about Jake Arrieta's history-making homer Monday night--but maybe not as excited as first baseman Anthony Rizzo.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016

Jake Arrieta Makes History With Game 3 Home Run: Report

Jake Arrieta Makes History With Game 3 Home Run: Report

The Chicago Cubs have gotten an amazing amount of offensive production from their pitchers, and Jake Arrieta helped the team make some unique history on Monday night.

Monday, Oct 10, 2016

Arrieta, Bumgarner Set to Square Off in Game 3

Arrieta, Bumgarner Set to Square Off in Game 3

Game 3 of the NLDS between the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants will have plenty of storylines to follow, but none are bigger than the battle between Madison Bumgarner and Jake Arrieta.

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Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Missing Scholar Case
Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Missing Scholar Case

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the man charged with killing University of Illinois scholar from China, the Associated Press reported Friday.

Kanye West Names Newest Daughter After Hometown- Literally
Kanye West Names Newest Daughter After Hometown- Literally

Kanye West's newest child is named after his hometown roots -- literally.

Canadian P.M. Trudeau to Visit Chicago Next Month
Canadian P.M. Trudeau to Visit Chicago Next Month

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will stop in Chicago as part of his trip to the United States next month, his office announced Friday.

Bears, Sox Have Fun With Kanye West's New Baby's Name
Bears, Sox Have Fun With Kanye West's New Baby's Name

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian made some serious waves when they announced they had named their daughter Chicago, and a few local sports teams were quick to react to the news.

Shutdown Deadline Nears; No Accord in Trump-Schumer Meeting
Shutdown Deadline Nears; No Accord in Trump-Schumer Meeting

A bitterly divided Washington hurtled toward a government shutdown Friday in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger...

Everything to Know About This Weekend's Women's March
Everything to Know About This Weekend's Women's March

Nearly one year after hundreds of thousands of women made history marching in dozens of cities across the country and around the world, women and their supporters will once again descend on Chicago streets.