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Tweet Follow me Cubs playing spoilers with a purposeESPN (blog)Not so much for the Chicago Cubs, but for almost every opponent they’ll face in the final weeks of the season. Fourteen series remain in 2014 and all but one –– against the New York Mets on the road this weekend — will have playoff implications for … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me USA TODAYChicago has grabbed the top spot among U.S. destinations for where companies and associations are planning meetings and events, according to Cvent, a technology company that connects event planners with tens of thousands of venues. Looking at its … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalWilliams was born in Chicago in 1951, but moved to California as a teen. He later attended Julliard before launching his entertainment career. Williams, known originally as a standup comedian, won an Oscar for his dramatic supporting role in the 1997 …Robin Williams dead of apparent suicideChicago TribuneChicago native Robin Williams dies at 63Naperville SunRobin Williams, boisterous comedy star, dead at 63MyFox ChicagoVoicesall 1,433 news articles …read more Source: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me The Cubs and the hunt for pitchingESPN (blog)CHICAGO — By now you know that the Chicago Cubs are in search of pitching to augment their position-player prospect base. The Cubs could fill out a starting eight of prospects — and then some — but finding a five-man rotation to help them compete in … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ESPN (blog)BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Shea McClellin produced a lackluster debut at linebacker Friday during the Chicago Bears’ preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles, but the staff remains optimistic about his transition. McClellin. A first-round pick …Bears LB coach: McClellin ‘will be fine’Chicago TribuneShea McClellin Would Make a Great Squirrel Hunter — and LinebackerNBC Chicago (blog)5 Things To Watch For in Chicago Bears Week 2 Preseason GameRant Sports all...

Tweet Follow me ESPN (blog)Derrick Rose is expected to make his return to the United Center in a Chicago Bulls uniform on Oct. 6 against the Washington Wizards, part of an eight-game preseason schedule the team announced on Monday. Rose is scheduled to make his first …Derrick Rose Injury Update: Chicago Bulls Guard Playing At 100 Percent?International Business TimesBulls open preseason vs. WizardsChicago TribuneBulls release star-studded preseason scheduleComcast SportsNet ChicagoCBS Local –Tip of the...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneAn eyewitness to a robbery at the First Midwest Bank in Bolingbrook, Ill., talks about witnessing the incident as he drove up to the bank. (Chuck Berman, Chicago Tribune). An eyewitness to a robbery at the First Midwest Bank in Bolingbrook, Ill., talks …Woman Shot During Bank Robbery In BolingbrookCBS LocalWoman shot during Bolingbrook bank robberyChicago Sun-TimesEmployee Shot During Bolingbrook Bank RobberyNBC Chicago all 17 news articles …read more Source: Chicago...

Tweet Follow me West Garfield Park: Chicago’s highest homicide rate, lowest life expectancyRedEye ChicagoLast year, Chicago police implemented the West Side Narcotics Initiative, which targets smaller scale busts, Chicago police spokesman Martin Maloney said. After narcotics officers make a bust, patrol officers maintain a presence in the area so another … and more …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ESPN (blog)CHICAGO — Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein and general manager Jed Hoyer should know all about high-strikeout teams. They ran the Boston Red Sox when they won the World Series in 2004 while leading the American League with 1,189 strikeouts.As Baez-Mania settles, Cubs know better days are aheadComcast SportsNet ChicagoChicago Cubs Rebuild Isn’t Working? Time to Think AgainBleacher Report all 9 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Emanuel heads to NYC to talk minimum wage, educationChicago TribuneLt. Governor Sheila Simon and Ald. Danny Solis listen as Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks at a procession and outdoor mass at Fiesta del Sol in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood earlier this month. Lt. Governor Sheila Simon and Ald. Danny Solis listen as Mayor …‘Chicago Plays’ program opens new playlot on NW SideWLS-TV all 5 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalCHICAGO (CBS) — A man died early Sunday after police say he fell 18 floors from a building in the Loop. The man, 38, was found unresponsive after falling from the 22nd floor to the fourth floor of a building in the 300 block of East Ohio, police said.Man dies after fall from Loop hotelChicago Tribune all 10 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneChicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis has emerged as Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s chief antagonist — and as a possible challenger in next year’s mayoral election. Yet the bitter rivals have striking similarities. In 2012, Lewis told Chicago magazine: …‘Chicago Plays’ program opens new playlot on NW SideWLS-TVTales of the cities: the progressive vision of urban AmericaThe Guardian all 5 news articles …read more Source: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneMost recently, at 4:35 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Langley Avenue, someone shot a 27-year-old man in the abdomen and buttocks, said Chicago Police News Affairs Officer Veejay Zala. He was also taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County …Shootings leave 11 people wounded US city of ChicagoPress TV all 12 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me ESPNBOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett rejoined teammates Sunday at Olivet Nazarene University, six days after the club levied an unspecified fine and indefinite suspension. Bennett’s punishment stemmed from a fight at practice …How would Martellus Bennett change the way he erupted last week? “Any way …Chicago TribuneMartellus Bennett Returns To Bears After SuspensionCBS LocalBears: Bennett welcomed back but lessons must be learnedComcast...

Tweet Follow me ESPN (blog)BOURBONNAIS — Chicago Bears center/guard Brian de la Puente suffered a Grade 2 left MCL sprain in the preseason opener versus the Philadelphia Eagles and is expected to be sidelined for a couple of weeks, the veteran offensive lineman told reporters …Mills, de la Puente join Bears’ injury listChicago TribuneBears CB Tim Jennings feels better, joins No. 1 defenseChicago Sun-TimesInjuries Impact Depth Chart as Training Camp Nears ConclusionNBC Chicago (blog)Windy City...

Tweet Follow me Tulsa Restaurant Serving Up Bacon MilkshakesMyFox ChicagoTULSA, OK- A Tulsa, Oklahoma restaurant gives customers a free taste test of its newest menu item, a bacon milkshake. The recipe is fairly simple: milk, ice cream, maple syrup and three strips of bacon in a high speed blender. Customers seemed … and more …read more Source: Chicago Restaurant News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me 2 Shot at Chicago Parade Among 19 Wounded in Weekend ViolenceNBC ChicagoEditor’s Note: NBC Chicago includes shootings that took place between 6 p.m. Friday and 12 a.m. Monday in the weekend violence report. At least 19 people have been shot across Chicago this weekend, including two teens who were shot during a South …17 hurt in weekend shootingsMyFox ChicagoTwo Shot Along Bud Billiken Parade As Candidate Greets Voters NearbyCBS Local2 teens wounded in shooting at Bud Billiken ParadeChicago...

Tweet Follow me Coast Guard Suspends Search in Lake Michigan for Missing BoaterNBC ChicagoYou get so cold so fast.” Officials moved their search south of Belmont Harbor Sunday afternoon because water currents were pushing south and toward the shoreline. The Coast Guard suspended their search Sunday afternoon, but Chicago Police Marine …Search in Lake Michigan for man, 54, who fell from sailboatChicago TribuneCoast Guard Suspends Search for Missing BoaterDNAinfoLake Michigan search underway for missing...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneAn ambulance is seen outside of the Double Tree hotel where a man fell to his death early Sunday morning. An ambulance is seen outside of the Double Tree hotel where a man fell to his death early Sunday morning. (WGN). By Staff report. Man dead at the …Man Dies After Fall From Downtown HotelCBS LocalMan dies after fall from Gold Coast hotelWGNtv.com all 10 news articles …read more Source: Chicago News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Chicago TribuneBOURBONNAIS — Tight end Martellus Bennett rejoined the Chicago Bears on Sunday, six days after the club suspended him for conduct detrimental to the team. The Bears fined and suspended the veteran after he attacked first-round rookie cornerback Kyle …Bears reinstate Martellus BennettESPNMartellus Bennett Returns To Bears After SuspensionCBS LocalWiser Martellus Bennett returns from Bears suspensionComcast SportsNet ChicagoDa Windy City –Rant Sports –FanSidedall...