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Friday, Dec 8, 2017

Ohtani Signs Contract With Angels, Reports Say

Ohtani Signs Contract With Angels, Reports Say

Shohei Ohtani has decided on his big league home, ending weeks of frenzied speculation and competition among dozens of teams.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017

Cubs Feel Good About Chances to Sign Otani: Report

Cubs Feel Good About Chances to Sign Otani: Report

Highly-prized free agent Shohei Otani’s decision on where he will play next season has generated a tsunami of attention this offseason, and the Chicago Cubs are still right in the thick of the race to sign him.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017

Cubs Sign Tyler Chatwood to 3-Year Deal

Cubs Sign Tyler Chatwood to 3-Year Deal

The Chicago Cubs have been linked with some high-profile free agents on the pitching market, and they’ve finally made their first splash as they signed Tyler Chatwood to a three-year deal.

Sunday, Dec 3, 2017

Cubs Given Meeting With Shohei Otani: Report

Cubs Given Meeting With Shohei Otani: Report

Chicago Cubs fans that have allowed themselves to dream of the team signing prized Japanese free agent Shohei Otani haven’t had their hopes dashed just yet, according to a report.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017

Cubs Keeping Busy as Quiet Offseason Continues

Cubs Keeping Busy as Quiet Offseason Continues

Baseball’s hot stove has yet to get cooking, but the Chicago Cubs have been busy as free agency gets underway.

Top Stories
11 Dead, 7 Injured as Sightseeing Boat Flips in Missouri
11 Dead, 7 Injured as Sightseeing Boat Flips in Missouri

A sightseeing boat capsized and sank Thursday on Table Rock Lake in Missouri, leaving at least 11 people dead, including children, and prompting a massive rescue operation. Seven people were transported...

Stomach Parasite Outbreak Reported at Suburban Golf Club
Stomach Parasite Outbreak Reported at Suburban Golf Club

An Independence Day party at a Skokie country club might be connected to a “large number” of stomach parasite cases, the Pioneer Press reported.

Cubs Trade Rumors: Hand Gone, deGrom's Cost
Cubs Trade Rumors: Hand Gone, deGrom's Cost

The Chicago Cubs are getting ready to kick off the second half of the season this week, and as the MLB trade deadline approaches, they’re hoping to bolster their roster moving forward.

Aerial Footage Shows Immense Damage in Prospect Heights Fire
Aerial Footage Shows Immense Damage in Prospect Heights Fire

Footage from Sky 5 shows the immense damage after a massive blaze tore through a condo complex in Prospect Heights Wednesday. 

White House Invites Putin to Washington for Fall Meeting
White House Invites Putin to Washington for Fall Meeting

Unbowed by swirling criticism of his summit encounter with Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump swiftly invited the Russian leader to the White House this fall for a second get-together. Cleanup from the first

Help Fund Teachers' Classroom Projects This Summer
Help Fund Teachers' Classroom Projects This Summer

All too often, kids don’t have the school supplies — pens, paper, notebooks and even tables and chairs — they need to succeed, and teachers struggle to fill the gap. The good news: This summer, it's easier than...