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Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 at 10:20 AM CDT
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By Associated Press

Three-Time Chicago Marathon Winner Banned for Doping

Three-Time Chicago Marathon Winner Banned for Doping

The Russian athletics federation said Tuesday it banned Shobukhova until next January for abnormal biological passport values and stripped her results from Oct. 9, 2009. Shobukhova won three times in Chicago and...

Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 at 01:14 PM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Want to check out the new 2014 Nike Free line? Want guaranteed entry into the Chicago Marathon? This weekend, you just might have a chance at both!

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 06:08 PM CDT

Teammates Win Mens, Womens Shuffle

Teammates Win Mens, Womens Shuffle

On Sunday, both the Big Red Bear athletes took top honors in their respective field at the 35th annual Shamrock Shuffle.

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 05:48 PM CDT
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By Marcus Riley

Thousands Compete In 2014 Shamrock Shuffle

Runners from 47 states ran 8 kilometers through the heart of the Loop in the 2014... See Full Gallery

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 06:09 PM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Perfect weather and high energy at Sunday's Shamrock Shuffle means great things for the running season to come.

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 04:38 PM CDT
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By Staff

Your #ShamrockSelfie Photos

We asked you to take a selfie on the race course. Here they are! See Full Gallery

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Welcome to our 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon section. Follow along with our race coverage as thousands prepare to compete for the biggest race of the year, stepping off Oct. 13.
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Bears Stun 49'ers 28-20 in Comeback Thriller

Bears Stun 49'ers 28-20 in Comeback Thriller

The Chicago Bears were down 17-0 early, but they ended up spoiling the party for the San Francisco 49'ers as they scored a comeback 28-20 victory on Sunday night.

Teen Held Without Bail in Attack of Pregnant Student

Teen Held Without Bail in Attack of Pregnant Student

A pregnant Chicago State University student who was kidnapped and sexually assaulted, told her teen attacker she was pregnant, showing him her stomach, but was still forced to take off her clothes,...

Victim of Brown Line Machete Attack Speaks Out

Victim of Brown Line Machete Attack Speaks Out

The victim of a machete attack at a Brown Line stop in Albany Park said Saturday he was cut with the machete when he tried to take it from a gang member holding it to the throat of his teenage brother.

Chicago Officer Hit by Car, Driver Shot on West Side

Chicago Officer Hit by Car, Driver Shot on West Side

A Chicago police officer was hit by a car and the driver shot Saturday night on the Near West Side.

2 Dead, 12 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

2 Dead, 12 Wounded in Weekend Chicago Violence

Two people were killed and at least 12 others were injured in weekend violence across Chicago, police said.

USA Wins Basketball Worlds, 129-92 Over Serbia

USA Wins Basketball Worlds, 129-92 Over Serbia

Kyrie Irving made all six 3-pointers and scored 26 points, and the U.S. repeated as world champion for the first time by crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.