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Cubs Knock Off Brewers at Miller Park

Cubs Knock Off Brewers at Miller Park

Thanks to another tenth inning comeback, the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers and moved another step closer to a division title.  Thanks to the win, the Cubs now lead the Brewers by five and a half games in the Central, and they reduced their magic number to clinch the division title to five.  Tommy La Stella’s bases loaded walk in the tenth was the difference, and Carl Edwards Jr. got the win as the Cubs secured their second straight win over the Brewers.

‘Despacito’ Singer Gathers Puerto Rico Supplies in Chicago

‘Despacito’ Singer Gathers Puerto Rico Supplies in Chicago

Friday night was more than a concert at the Aragon Ballroom on Chicago’s North Side for Puerto Rican rapper and reggaeton artist Daddy Yankee. Performing Thursday night in New York, he asked his fans for disaster donations and did the same here in Chicago.

Family Says Surveillance Footage Shows Their Cat Nabbed

Family Says Surveillance Footage Shows Their Cat Nabbed

Gogo has been a beloved member of the McGee family for more than six years. But on Tuesday–he went missing–while the family was eating dinner outside their Pilsen home.

Bears Release Final Injury Report

Bears Release Final Injury Report

Kyle Long #75 of the Chicago Bears on the sidelines during the first quarter in the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Soldier Field on September 20, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears are going to look a bit healthier this week, as Kyle Long and Prince Amukamara were both removed from the team’s injury report Friday.

18 Ambulances Respond to Pep Assembly For Sick Students

18 Ambulances Respond to Pep Assembly For Sick Students

Eighteen ambulances responded to a pep rally at Morton West High School in Berwyn Friday afternoon after nurses became inundated with students reporting heat-related illnesses, authorities said. Berwyn Fire Chief Dennis O’Halloran said the calls of heat exhaustion started coming in around 3 p.m.

Baun, Glass Placed on Waivers by Blackhawks

Baun, Glass Placed on Waivers by Blackhawks

WATCH LIVE Dateline NBC When a father’s body is found in a field, the investigation reveals multiple suspects. NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox The Chicago Blackhawks have reportedly made two more roster moves on Friday as they continue to put together their lineup for the 2017-18 season.

Cubs Look to Knock Off Brewers at Miller Park

Cubs Look to Knock Off Brewers at Miller Park

The Chicago Cubs will look to put more distance between themselves and the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday when the teams face off again at Miller Park. Thanks to their win Thursday, the Cubs extended their division lead to four and a half games and dropped their magic number to clinch the Central to six, putting themselves in good position to reach the playoffs for the third consecutive year.

Pet Show Organizer Speaks Out After Canceling Event

Pet Show Organizer Speaks Out After Canceling Event

The organizer of a canceled pet expo that left animal rescue groups and small businesses concerned about refunds said it has been put in a “financially devastating” position, but it remains devoted to its exhibitors. St.

Signs Supporting Refugees Stolen in Wheaton, Residents Say

Signs Supporting Refugees Stolen in Wheaton, Residents Say

Thieves are targeting messages of peace as they have been stealing signs from suburban communities that support refugees. NBC 5’s Michelle Relerford has more.

Madigan Could Undo Soda Tax if County Board Doesn’t

Madigan Could Undo Soda Tax if County Board Doesn’t

House Speaker Mike Madigan could potentially derail Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s controversial sugary beverage tax. NBC 5’s Mary Ann Ahern has the latest on the situation.

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