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Getty Images Kris Bryant #77 of the Chicago Cubs watches from the dugout during the spring training game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Cubs Park on February 27, 2014 in Mesa, Arizona. The Chicago Cubs had a rough go of it on Tuesday afternoon in Mesa, Arizona, as they dropped a 13-0 decision to the Colorado Rockies at Cubs Park.
Animals Removed from Property Volunteers help clear animals from a petting zoo and animal rescue mission where the operator faces animal cruelty charges after several animals were found dead or allegedly mistreated. More Photos and Videos Kane County Animal Control officials were overwhelmed by the support Friday after putting out a call to help remove more than 85 neglected animals from a farm.
Manu Ginobili scored 22 points and Tony Parker had 20 as the league-leading San Antonio Spurs beat the Chicago Bulls 104-96 on Tuesday night. Kawhi Leonard added 16 for San Antonio, which won its seventh straight and 10th in its last 11.
Johnson and Johnson company acknowledges 12 percent failure rate on hip replacement system, but says many patients liable for revision surgeries. More Photos and Videos It’s decision time in the litigation surrounding a defective medical device that some call the “most flawed ever.” For about 8,000 plaintiffs who are suing Johnson & Johnson-owned DePuy over its recalled ASR metal-on-metal hip implant, an April 1 deadline looms: the plaintiffs have until that date to opt-in or opt-out of a multi-state settlement worth about $4 billion.
Getty Images (file photo) The gloves are officially off in the fight over ridesharing companies in Chicago. The Chicago Dispatcher , a publication targeted toward the city’s taxi drivers and public chauffeurs, posted an editorial last week that threatens to disclose the names of five aldermen it claims are “closeted homosexuals” if its demands aren’t met.
CHI Oberweis Hangs Out In Florida a Week… Copy Close Link to this video http://www.nbcchicago.com/video/#!/blogs/ward-room/Oberweis-Hangs-Out-In-Florida-a-Week-Before-Primary/249638671 Copy Close Embed this video Replay NBC 5 has learned that Oberweis flew out of Illinois Saturday, and is at his million-dollar Bonita Beach Florida condo until the end of the week..
Early voting has already begun for the Illinois General Primary, but the actual date of the election is March 18. Both Republicans and Democrats are racing to fill several public office positions across the state.
Peggy Kusinski rounds up the Bears moves on the first day of free agency. Matt Forte Discusses Re-Signing McNown Bears running back opines on everything from the chances of re-signing Josh McCown to his outlook for the upcoming season.
In the latest scam surfacing on the Internet, Netflix subscribers are being targeted by scammers looking to steal personal information, according to the Better Business Bureau. Users that are targeted will be led to a phony webpage that may resemble the Netflix login page.