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Friday, Mar 31, 2017

Cubs Release New Book Commemorating World Series Title

Cubs Release New Book Commemorating World Series Title

The Chicago Cubs are getting set to defend their World Series championship this season, but before the new year begins, the team has released a new book reliving their historic 2016 season.

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017

Cubs Countdown: 4 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 4 Days to Opening Day

Opening Day for the Chicago Cubs is just four days away, and we have our latest installment of the Cubs Countdown to celebrate.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017

Cubs Countdown: 6 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 6 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 six days away from the first game...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017

Cubs Countdown: 13 Days to Opening Day

Cubs Countdown: 13 Days to Opening Day

Luckily for Chicago Cubs fans, the number 13 has a positive meaning on Monday, as that's how many days are left until the team's Opening Day game against the St. Louis Cardinals.

Thursday, Jan 12, 2017

Joe Maddon Has Interesting Plans for Kyle Schwarber

Joe Maddon Has Interesting Plans for Kyle Schwarber

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has to find a new leadoff hitter for the 2017 season, and a certain star slugger has caught his eye as a potential replacement for Dexter Fowler.

Friday, Nov 4, 2016

1 More Omen Greets Joe Maddon and World Series Trophy

1 More Omen Greets Joe Maddon and World Series Trophy

It took 108 years for the Chicago Cubs to finally win another World Series title, and after a year of signs, omens, and oddly predictive events, Cubs fans were treated to one more during the team’s championship...

Thursday, Nov 3, 2016

President Obama Congratulates Maddon, Cubs Thursday

President Obama Congratulates Maddon, Cubs Thursday

Even though he is a Chicago White Sox fan, President Barack Obama made an important phone call on Thursday night as he congratulated Joe Maddon and the Chicago Cubs on winning the World Series.

Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016

Is Maddon Right to Have Contreras Catch Arrieta?

Is Maddon Right to Have Contreras Catch Arrieta?

With the Chicago Cubs' season on the line on Tuesday night, is Joe Maddon making the right decision to have Willson Contreras catch for Jake Arrieta?

Friday, Oct 28, 2016

Maddon's Mother Stranded at Airport by Chicago Plane Fire

Maddon's Mother Stranded at Airport by Chicago Plane Fire

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was hoping to have his mother Beanie at Wrigley Field for Game 3 of the World Series, but unforeseen circumstances could derail those plans.

Thursday, Oct 6, 2016

Joe Maddon's Grandson Gets Cubs-Inspired Haircut

Joe Maddon's Grandson Gets Cubs-Inspired Haircut

Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon has always had fun with his hairstyles, but his grandson Tre took things to a new level with his postseason makeover.

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Murdered SIU Student 'Can Now Rest in Peace,' Mother Says
Murdered SIU Student 'Can Now Rest in Peace,' Mother Says

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Use of Force Expert Testifies in LeGrier Shooting Case
Use of Force Expert Testifies in LeGrier Shooting Case

Emmanuel Kapelsohn is an expert in police use of force. He testified Friday that officer Robert Rialmo, although he did not have non-lethal tools at his disposal, still did the right thing when he shot...

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5 Wounded in Bronzeville Shooting Early Saturday

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Trump Admin. Seeks to Expand Immigrant Family Detention
Trump Admin. Seeks to Expand Immigrant Family Detention

The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico border, a move decried by advocates as a cruel and...

3 Wounded Friday in Chicago Area Shootings
3 Wounded Friday in Chicago Area Shootings

Three people were wounded Friday in shootings across Chicago during a 24-hour period.