Bats

Baseball fans arrive at Wrigley Field to watch the Chicago Cubs. (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

$50K Bond For Men Charged With Stealing Autographed Cubs Bats

Two men were each held on $50,000 bond for allegedly stealing two bats signed by Alfonso Soriano and Ernie Banks from Wrigley Field last Tuesday.

08/01/2013

Carlos Alvizo (left) and Elias Martinez, (right) were each charged with two counts of armed robbery (Credit: Chicago Police Dept.)

Cops Thwart Two Robbery Suspects Armed With Baseball Bat

Two men accused of trying to rob two 15-year-old girls Friday night were each held in lieu of $75,000 bail Sunday.

02/03/2013

File photo of a bat. ( Credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabid Bat Forces Partial Closure Of Arlington Heights Village Hall

Arlington Heights has had to close its village hall, after a rabid bat was found inside.

WBBM Newsradio–08/15/2012

File photo of a bat. ( Credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Deadly Fungus Driving Some Bat Species To Endangerment

Federal biologists are studying whether they need Endangered Species protection for two bat species getting hit by the white nose fungus, which has killed over a million bats since is showed up in 2006.

WBBM Newsradio–06/29/2011

File photo of a bat. ( Credit: PATRICK PLEUL/AFP/Getty Images)

Rabid Bats Found In Lake County

Residents in Lake County are being warned about rabid bats after two house cats killed a bat inside a home in Lake Villa this week.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011