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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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Young Girl Wounded in Shooting Returns Home

Young Girl Wounded in Shooting Returns Home

A 6-year-old girl who was seriously wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s South Side last week returned home to a celebration on Monday.  Tacarra Morgan was playing with her family in front of...

Former High School Basketball Star Fatally Shot in Chicago

Former High School Basketball Star Fatally Shot in Chicago

A former high school basketball star from Chicago was shot and killed while visiting his hometown Monday.

Police Review Agency Rules 2 Officer Shootings Unjustified

Police Review Agency Rules 2 Officer Shootings Unjustified

The embattled Chicago agency that oversees police misconduct allegations has ruled that two more officer shootings were not justified, findings that may signal a greater willingness to hold officers accountable...

Body Found In Wreckage of Fiery Crash That Shut Down I-55

Body Found In Wreckage of Fiery Crash That Shut Down I-55

An accident on Interstate 55 in Chicago has shut down the roadway in both directions near Cicero after a truck carrying 17,800 pounds of paint caught fire, authorities said.

Sanders: 'Hillary Clinton Must Become the Next President'

Sanders: 'Hillary Clinton Must Become the Next President'

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren took the stage at the Democratic National Convention Monday night, two liberal firebrands speaking amid tumult that exposed deep tensions between the party's...

Amazon Bans Woman ‘For Life’ Over Too Many Returns

Amazon Bans Woman ‘For Life’ Over Too Many Returns

An avid online shopper who frequently buys from Amazon says she was blindsided when the company closed her Prime account without warning, citing too many returns.