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Monday, Feb 29, 2016

What You’ll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

What You’ll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

Running a race in Chicago is one of the best ways to see multiple parts of the city in one trip. While running in the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K participants will start in Millennium Park to race...

Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

As the more than 40,000 runners in the Chicago Marathon prepare for the big day Sunday, the city of Chicago released its security plan and offered traffic tips to help runners and spectators safely navigate the...

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CPD Apologizes After Rhymefest Robbed, Blasts Cops' Reaction

CPD Apologizes After Rhymefest Robbed, Blasts Cops' Reaction

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Chicago Bears Trim Roster as Training Camp Cuts Begin

Chicago Bears Trim Roster as Training Camp Cuts Begin

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Police Warn of Wicker Park Break-Ins, Attempted Assaults

Police Warn of Wicker Park Break-Ins, Attempted Assaults

Chicago Police have issued a warning about two separate incidents in which a woman was woken up by a half-naked man in her bedroom, as well as an additional home invasion in the city's Wicker Park...

Trump Could Win Big Even If He Loses Election

Trump Could Win Big Even If He Loses Election

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Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Chicago's South Side Friday afternoon.