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Chicago Cubs players celebrate after Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, in Chicago.

Chicago Cubs Beat Los Angeles Dodgers To Enter World Series For First Time Since 1945

Cursed by a Billy Goat, bedeviled by Bartman and crushed by decades of disappointment, the Chicago Cubs are at long last headed back to the World Series.

Kyle Hendricks outpitched Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras homered early and the Cubs won their first pennant since 1945, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 Saturday night in Game 6 of the NL Championship Series.

The drought ended when closer Aroldis Chapman got Yasiel Puig to ground into a double play, setting off a wild celebration at Wrigley Field.

'We Don't Even Expect You To Be Good': The Long-Suffering Cleveland Sports Fan

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Friday, October 21, 2016

BOARDMAN, Ohio — With the holiday season commencing, more and more individuals are looking to buy gifts and Joe Miller realized a way to help alleviate some stress from his customers’ already hectic shopping schedules. Gorant Chocolatier, 8301 Market St., has joined greeting card giant Hallmark to open a Hallmark Gold Crown department at its factory […]

Friday, October 21, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Unemployment in Ohio rose to 4.8% in September, up from 4.7% the month before, the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services reported this morning. The September rate was 0.2 percentage points higher than the same month a year ago. Unemployment nationwide in September was 5.0%, up from 4.9% in August and […]