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Special Olympian sings national anthem at Cubs game at Wrigley Field Monday

A Special Olympian took center stage at Wrigley Field Monday night.

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Be a sun hero at Saturday’s Chicago Cubs game!

There’s a big event at the Chicago Cubs game Saturday to remind kids and parents to do three things in order to prevent skin cancer.

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Cubs fan hit by falling scoreboard debris says bucket spared him serious injury

The Cubs fan who was injured by a falling debris from Wrigley Field’s famed scoreboard told ABC7 Eyewitness News he believes if he hadn’t been wearing a plastic bucket on his head at the time, he would have been seriously injured.

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Wrigley Field becomes a wedding chapel for lifelong Cubs fans

The Cubs created the Green outside Wrigley Field as an extension of the park that has brought fans together for more than a century, but on Sunday, that space became a wedding chapel for a couple of lifelong fans.

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Body found in beer cooler at Atlanta Braves stadium before game

The body of a third-party contractor has been found inside a beer cooler at SunTrust Park.

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NASCAR races through Chicagoland

There will be four races in as many days, including the NASCAR Xfinity Series Overton’s 300 featuring Illinois native Justin Allgaier.

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Boy with Down syndrome hits home run, does celebratory dance

This baseball player was so excited about hitting the "best home run ever," he celebrated with some sweet dance moves!

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Whoops! Cubs fan strikes out during gender reveal at Wrigley Field

Swing and a miss! This Cubs fan struck out during his family’s baseball-themed gender reveal.

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Cubs chair Tom Ricketts investing in new Chicago soccer team

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts is expanding his sports footprint in Chicago.

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Cubs home opener snowed out, White Sox still play

The Cubs home opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates has been rescheduled to Tuesday at 1:20 p.m.

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New food and drink options, better wifi for Cubs fans at Wrigley Field

When Cubs fans flock to Wrigley Field for the team’s home opener Monday, they’ll find new options for food and drink, and better wifi service.

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Light snow falls during White Sox Home Opener

Try to ignore the weather outside because it’s time for some baseball on the South Side!

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Daily Herald: Cubs’ new coaching staff

Joe Maddon is starting his fourth season with the Cubs and the new coaching staff he assembled.

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Cubs Convention draws hundreds of fans from across country

It felt like spring at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in Chicago on Friday for the Cubs Convention, an event that drew hundreds fans from all over the country.

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City takes landlords to court for failing to provide residents heat

Complaints of little or no heat in residential buildings during the recent weeks of freezing weather had the City of Chicago taking some landlords to court on Thursday.

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Waddle’s World: Bears lose to Vikings, 23-10

In this week’s “Waddle’s World,” ABC7 sports reporter Dionne Miller and former Chicago Bears player Tom Waddle talk about the Chicago Bears’ 23-10 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.

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