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Shields Gives Up 2 Homers, White Sox Lose To Phillies 5-3U.S. Cellular Field will become known as Guaranteed Rate Field after the team and mortgage company announced a 13-year naming rights agreement.
Investigation Underway Into Cicero Company’s Alleged Wildlife HazardThe Army Corps of Engineers probe could take as long as a year.
U.S. Cellular Field Will Become Guaranteed Rate Field In NovemberThe Cubs and the Bears didn’t waste any time trolling the new name on social media.
Northwestern University Opens Time Capsule From 1954The time capsule from 1954 preserved the names and addresses of six thousand Northwestern donors, a picture of retail magnate and founder of K-Mart Sebastian Kresgee, and newspaper articles detailing how they came together that year to finance the $3 million construction of the school's Kresgee hall.
Chicago Teachers Union Urging Teachers to Consider Striking If No Contract By OctoberA Chicago Teachers Union bulletin posted Wednesday warns “a possible strike deadline looms,” urging teachers to consider going on strike if no contract "by October."
Waukegan Police Discover Rare 'DMT' Drug Lab in Apartment BuildingThe rare, hallucinogenic drug, is known on the street, as "businessman's trip" or "Dimitri."

Latest Chicago Sports

Shields Gives Up 2 Homers, White Sox Lose To Phillies 5-3U.S. Cellular Field will become known as Guaranteed Rate Field after the team and mortgage company announced a 13-year naming rights agreement.
U.S. Cellular Field Will Become Guaranteed Rate Field In NovemberThe Cubs and the Bears didn’t waste any time trolling the new name on social media.
Levine: Determination On Avisail Garcia's Future A Priority For White SoxThe last 38 games of the season may determine Garcia's fate in the organization.
Emma: Bears Will Work Their Whole Stable At Running BackRather than working one feature back, the Bears will utilize their versatility at running back.
MLB ERA Leader Kyle Hendricks Pitches Cubs Past PadresWillson Contreras homered and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs as the Cubs won for the 22nd time in 27 games.
Bernstein: Is The Fix In For Tim Tebow?This feels like the second act of the first episode of a reality series.

Best of Chicago

Forget Canning: Pickle Your Summer Fruits & VegetablesDon't waste that Summer produce; pickle your fruits and vegetables this year.
Ask A Chicago Expert: Preparing For Fall FashionFall is a strange time for Chicago. The weather fluctuates, nobody seems to know what to wear and these strange unwritten rules exist that urge everyone to wear forest green and dark maroon. The best way to look professional and good around town is to purposely break some of these unwritten rules while preparing outfits to be comfortable in any weather condition, as each hour is different from the next outside.
5 End Of Summer Trips To TakeMake some summertime memories before the school year begins. Here are a few last-minute trip ideas for the whole family.
Best Chicago Mountain Biking SpotsChicago has a geography offering all kinds of terrains. This translates to perfect mountain biking opportunities in Chicago and most notably the suburbs.
Best Places To Buy An Aquarium In ChicagoBuy the perfect aquarium for your pet fish with these five stores.
2016 Chicago Air And Water Show Headliners: Thunderbirds, Golden Knights And MoreThe full lineup for the 2016 Chicago Air and Water Show.

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