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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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Chicago Board of Education Votes to Approve $5.4B Budget

Chicago Board of Education Votes to Approve $5.4B Budget

Education leaders voted to approve a $5.4 billion budget for Chicago Public Schools Wednesday, and while officials claim the budget is “balanced,” a key watchdog group has blasted the spending plan that...

Video: Jonathan Toews Gears Up for the Blackhawks' Season

Video: Jonathan Toews Gears Up for the Blackhawks' Season

Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews has never been one to rest on his laurels, and the captain is already in midseason form as he prepares for the upcoming season.

Pearl Jam Stops Mid-Song, Ejects Fan at Wrigley Field

Pearl Jam Stops Mid-Song, Ejects Fan at Wrigley Field

Perhaps he seemd to recognize his face when Pearl Jam frontman and Evanston native Eddie Vedder stopped mid-song at Monday night’s concert at Wrigley Field to teach an apparently unruly fan a lesson in...

Showers and Storms Make for Wet Wednesday in Chicago Area

Showers and Storms Make for Wet Wednesday in Chicago Area

After days of sunshine and mild temps, Wednesday will mark the return of stormy and muggy weather in the Chicago area.

'Like Dante's Inferno': Italy Quake Death Toll Rises to 120

'Like Dante's Inferno': Italy Quake Death Toll Rises to 120

The death toll from the magnitude 6.2 earthquake that struck central Italy early Wednesday, has reached at least 120, as rescuers raced to pull residents buried beneath debris. The strong tremor hit at...

Police Respond to Trump's Claim About Chicago's Violence

Police Respond to Trump's Claim About Chicago's Violence

The Chicago Police Department on Tuesday denied Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claim that he met with a "top" Chicago officer and argued the city's violence would not be solved with "tough...