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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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1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Shootings at the University of Illinois

1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Shootings at the University of Illinois

One person is dead and four others wounded in two shooting incidents at the University of Illinois in Champaign early Sunday, according to police.

5 Teens Hospitalized After Overdosing at Suburban Party

5 Teens Hospitalized After Overdosing at Suburban Party

Five teenagers were hospitalized early Saturday after overdosing on Xanax and alcohol during a party at a north suburban home, according to police.

Jose Abreu Makes History for the White Sox

Jose Abreu Makes History for the White Sox

The Chicago White Sox haven't had much to brag about this season, but Jose Abreu joined an exclusive club with a monster performance on Saturday night.

Mike Ditka Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick's Protest

Mike Ditka Weighs in on Colin Kaepernick's Protest

Former Bears coach Mike Ditka has weighed in on the protests sparked by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and he certainly did not hold back.

Wash. Mall Shooting Suspect Was 'Zombie-Like' During Arrest

Wash. Mall Shooting Suspect Was 'Zombie-Like' During Arrest

The suspect in a shooting at a Washington state mall that left five dead is in custody, authorities said. He was identified at at a press conference Saturday night as 20-year-old Arcan Cetin, a resident of Oak...

Young Girl Struggling to Recover After Horrific Crash

Young Girl Struggling to Recover After Horrific Crash

Nearly two weeks after a horrific crash that left 11-year-old Keeshuna Patterson critically injured, she and her family are struggling to piece their lives back together again.