For rookie pitcher Courtney Hawkins, the past couple of weeks have moved faster than his pitches. The 18-year-old was the top-draft pick for the White Sox, and his mother's pride beams from the stands of the Cell.
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A Chicago teenager whose design for the city's vehicle registration sticker was rejected over concerns it might depict gang signs now is getting some national recognition.U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez has chosen 15-year-old Herbert Pulgar's artwork for the annual Congressional Art Contest.