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Saturday, Sep 30, 2017

Cubs to Donate 50/50 Raffle Proceeds to Hurricane Relief

Cubs to Donate 50/50 Raffle Proceeds to Hurricane Relief

The Chicago Cubs are encouraging fans to purchase 50-50 raffle tickets during Saturday's game, as proceeds will go to disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico.

Saturday, Sep 30, 2017

Arrieta Scratched From Sunday Start vs. Reds

Arrieta Scratched From Sunday Start vs. Reds

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta will not pitch for the team on Sunday afternoon at Wrigley Field, but his status for the start of the postseason is still up in the air.

Wednesday, Sep 27, 2017

Murray in Talks to Play Key Role in Cubs' Movie: Report

Murray in Talks to Play Key Role in Cubs' Movie: Report

The Chicago Cubs’ storybook run to the 2016 World Series title is being made into a movie, and Bill Murray is reportedly being considered for one of the biggest parts.

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017

Maddon Reveals Plans for Baez When Russell Returns

Maddon Reveals Plans for Baez When Russell Returns

Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Baez has been making some remarkable plays both with his bat and with his glove as he fills in for injured shortstop Addison Russell, but has he done enough to take over the role on...

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017

Maddon Blasts Umpire's Decision as 'Asinine' After Ejection

Maddon Blasts Umpire's Decision as 'Asinine' After Ejection

The Chicago Cubs notched an exhilarating victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night thanks to Javier Baez’s game-winning run, but manager Joe Maddon wasn’t around to see it.

Wednesday, Aug 9, 2017

Stint on D.L. 'Likely' for Contreras, Maddon Says

Stint on D.L. 'Likely' for Contreras, Maddon Says

Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras has been one of the hottest hitters in all of baseball, but it looks like he’ll be out of commission as the team tries to maintain its division lead.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

Maddon to Appear on 'Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly'

Maddon to Appear on 'Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly'

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has long been a big supporter of charitable efforts in his hometown of Hazleton, PA, and his work will be featured on this week’s episode of “Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly.”

Friday, Jul 7, 2017

Francona to Miss MLB All-Star Game After Heart Procedure

Francona to Miss MLB All-Star Game After Heart Procedure

The MLB All-Star Game traditionally features a rematch of the two managers that went head-to-head in the previous season’s Fall Classic, but that won’t be the case this year.

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017

No, Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. Didn't Flip Off the President

No, Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. Didn't Flip Off the President

Soon after Albert Almora Jr. posed for photos with his teammates and President Donald Trump, questions surrounding the Cubs outfielder's hand placement began popping up fast and furious.

Thursday, Jun 29, 2017

Trump Welcomes World Series Champion Cubs to White House

Trump Welcomes World Series Champion Cubs to White House

President Donald Trump has welcomed the manager and several players from the World Series champion Chicago Cubs to the White House. Trump met with manager Joe Maddon and some Cubs on Wednesday, and calls...

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Flood Warning in Effect as Rain Soaks Chicago Area
Flood Warning in Effect as Rain Soaks Chicago Area

A Flood Warning remained in effect across multiple Chicago-area counties Friday as rain continued to pour in many parts of the city and suburbs.

Bulls Pick Wendell Carter Jr. in NBA Draft
Bulls Pick Wendell Carter Jr. in NBA Draft

The Chicago Bulls held onto the number seven overall pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday night, selecting center Wendell Carter Jr. out of Duke University.

Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On
Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On

Here's where we are at -- in the more than 100 million dollar governors race -- incumbent Bruce Rauner's campaign is driving a van around the city today with a fake sign that reads: Pritzker Plumbing .

Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official
Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official

About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official said Thursday, as confusion mounted over the...