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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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United Airlines Flight Diverted to O'Hare After Threat

United Airlines Flight Diverted to O'Hare After Threat

A United Airlines flight was diverted to O'Hare International Airport on Wednesday evening, authorities confirmed. Flight 1696 from Newark, New Jersey, to Seattle, Washington, landed at O'Hare around 8...

Volleyball Player Stabbed While Leaving North Avenue Beach

Volleyball Player Stabbed While Leaving North Avenue Beach

A Chicago man is facing charges after allegedly stabbing a man multiple times as he left North Avenue Beach, according to police and the victim's Facebook page.  On July 17 at approximately 9:28...

Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Navy Pier’s big new Ferris Wheel isn’t the only massive change planned for the iconic attraction as it celebrates its 100th birthday.

Body Found in a Garage on Chicago's South Side

Body Found in a Garage on Chicago's South Side

A person was found dead in a garbage bag inside the garage of a Chatham neighborhood home Wednesday afternoon on the South Side. About 3 p.m., officers were called to a report of a dead body in the 500...

Obama: Clinton More Qualified Than Me, Bill to Be President

Obama: Clinton More Qualified Than Me, Bill to Be President

Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama implored with voters Wednesday to elect Hillary Clinton, appealing to the women, minorities and young people who powered his rise and are now crucial to...