Oct 12, 2014

Rita Jeptoo Wins Chicago Marathon Women's Race

Rita Jeptoo Wins Chicago Marathon Women's Race

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won her second consecutive Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Oct 12, 2014

Eliud Kipchoge Wins Chicago Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge Wins Chicago Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge has won the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Oct 12, 2014

McFadden Wins Women's Marathon Wheelchair Race

McFadden Wins Women's Marathon Wheelchair Race

University of Illinois alum Tatyana McFadden won her fourth consecutive Chicago Marathon Sunday in the women's wheelchair race.

Oct 12, 2014

Joshua George Wins Men's Marathon Wheelchair Race

Joshua George Wins Men's Marathon Wheelchair Race

The University of Illinois' Joshua George can mark off four Bank of America Chicago Marathon wins on his resume.

Oct 12, 2014
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2014 Chicago Marathon In Photos

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Oct 12, 2014

How to Get Around the Marathon Closures

How to Get Around the Marathon Closures

The race kicks off at 7:30 am Sunday, October 12 in on Columbus Drive, just north of Jackson Drive in Grant Park (Wheelchair participants begin at 7:20). The 26.2-mile course will take runners to Addison Street...

Oct 10, 2014

Marathon Heroes: Runners Who Inspire Those Around Them

Marathon Heroes: Runners Who Inspire Those Around Them

Thousands of runners will approach the starting line on Sunday, each with a personal story of how they got there. But marathons just aren't for those taking part. Their efforts inspire.

Oct 10, 2014

Abbott Sponsors World Marathon Majors

Abbott Sponsors World Marathon Majors

10/10/14: North Chicago-based health products company puts another Chicago tie to marathon circuit that includes Chicago, New York City, Boston, Berlin, London, and Tokyo.

Oct 10, 2014

Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Chicago Marathon Forecast Looks Cool, Cloudy

Good news for runners hoping to set a course record at Sunday's Bank of America Chicago Marathon: The weather looks like it will cooperate.

Oct 10, 2014

Goodwill Ambassador Tera Moody Discusses Chicago Marathon

Goodwill Ambassador Tera Moody Discusses Chicago Marathon

10/9/2014: Tera Moody of St. Charles is an elite runner who won't be competing in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon this year, but is still invovled in the event. She shares what makes this event to special.

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Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

Ernie Banks Died After Heart Attack: Attorney

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College Basketball Player from Suburbs Killed in Car Accident

College Basketball Player from Suburbs Killed in Car Accident

Shannise Heady, a basketball player at Eastern Michigan University from south suburban Hazel Crest, was killed in a car accident early Sunday morning, along with a fellow student who was also in the car.

Ernie Banks Statue to Move to Daley Plaza

Ernie Banks Statue to Move to Daley Plaza

The Chicago Cubs and Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that Ernie Banks' statue, which stood outside of Wrigley Field prior to the stadium's renovation project, will be moved from storage to Daley Plaza on...

Police Warn of Residential Burglaries on Northwest Side

Police Warn of Residential Burglaries on Northwest Side

Police are warning residents of the Jefferson Park and Norwood Park neighborhoods after a a series of recent burglaries in which the intruder enters through a door or window and steals electronics, jewelry...

Jogger Pulled from Water in Belmont Harbor

Jogger Pulled from Water in Belmont Harbor

A 30-year-old woman was jogging near Belmont Harbor Sunday morning when she fell into the water and was rescued by firefighters.