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Welcome to our 2016 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. 9.
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5 Killed, 14 Wounded in Overnight Shootings Across Chicago

5 Killed, 14 Wounded in Overnight Shootings Across Chicago

Five people were killed and at least 14 others wounded in shootings across the city between late Friday afternoon and Saturday morning, according to Chicago Police.

Watch Stephen Colbert's Stint as a Wrigley Hot Dog Vendor

Watch Stephen Colbert's Stint as a Wrigley Hot Dog Vendor

When Stephen Colbert threw out the first pitch at a Chicago Cubs game earlier this month, he was hardly recognizable - but he still turned quite a few heads.

Police Investigate Possible Shooting on Dan Ryan Expressway

Police Investigate Possible Shooting on Dan Ryan Expressway

Authorities were investigating a possible shooting that left one person wounded on the Dan Ryan Expressway early Saturday morning.

Chicago Blackhawks Host Training Camp Festival

Chicago Blackhawks Host Training Camp Festival

Chicago Blackhawks fans will get their first look at the team on Saturday morning when the squad takes the ice at the annual Training Camp Festival at the United Center.

Charlotte Police to Release Scott Shooting Footage

Charlotte Police to Release Scott Shooting Footage

Charlotte police will release officers body camera and dashboard camera footage showing Keith Lamont Scott's fatal encounter with police Tuesday, the city's police chief said Saturday. The reversal comes a day...

Record Number of Illinois Youths Killed While in DCFS Care

Record Number of Illinois Youths Killed While in DCFS Care

A record number of youth have been killed while in the care of Illinois' Department of Children and Family Services, many of them victims of Chicago's gang violence.