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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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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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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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Deaths of Ind. Amber Alert Children Ruled Homicides: Pros.

Deaths of Ind. Amber Alert Children Ruled Homicides: Pros.

The deaths of two children who were the subject of an Indiana Amber Alert Monday have been ruled homicides and may be connected to a third homicide after a man's body was found in a rural wooded area...

Bears to Place Kyle Fuller on Injured Reserve: Report

Bears to Place Kyle Fuller on Injured Reserve: Report

The Chicago Bears' defense has been injury-ravaged in recent weeks, but yet another player has suffered a setback as it appears the team will be without cornerback Kyle Fuller for an extended period.

Trump, Clinton Clash Over Chicago’s Gun Violence in Debate

Trump, Clinton Clash Over Chicago’s Gun Violence in Debate

As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off for the first time Monday night, Chicago’s extraordinary gun violence became a hot topic of the debate, however, the presidential candidates clashed on how to solve...

'Hamilton' to Make Highly Anticipated Chicago Debut Tonight

'Hamilton' to Make Highly Anticipated Chicago Debut Tonight

Broadway’s beloved “Hamilton” will finally make its highly-anticipated Chicago debut this week.  The Tony-award winning musical opens at Private Bank Theatre Tuesday night, with...

Trump Holds Fla. Rally After Combative Debate

Trump Holds Fla. Rally After Combative Debate

Donald Trump blamed the moderator, a bad microphone and anyone but himself Tuesday after he was forced onto defense by Hillary Clinton's cascade of criticism about his taxes, honesty and character in the...

Chicago Man Pleads Guilty in 'Celebgate' Hacking Scandal

Chicago Man Pleads Guilty in 'Celebgate' Hacking Scandal

An Illinois man has pleaded guilty to his part in the so-called "Celebgate" hack that ultimately leaked nude photos of celebrities including actress Jennifer Lawrence and model Kate Upton.