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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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Teen Dies After Seeing 2 Killed During Block Party Shooting

Teen Dies After Seeing 2 Killed During Block Party Shooting

Two people were killed and two others were wounded after gunfire broke out at a block party in Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood early Thursday morning.

DNC Day 3 Top Moments: Obama Backs Clinton, Knocks Trump

DNC Day 3 Top Moments: Obama Backs Clinton, Knocks Trump

President Barack Obama excoriated Donald Trump's vision of America Wednesday night as he endorsed Hillary Clinton, telling Democrats Trump was betting he could get win in November by scaring enough people...

Chicago’s 25th Annual Lollapalooza Returns to Grant Park

Chicago’s 25th Annual Lollapalooza Returns to Grant Park

The 25th annual Lollapalooza returns with a four-day lineup to Chicago from July 28-31 at Grant Park.

CTA, Metra Expanded Service Begins for Lollapalooza

CTA, Metra Expanded Service Begins for Lollapalooza

The CTA and Metra will add trains this weekend to accommodate thousands of passengers headed for Lollapalooza in Grant Park.

Tall Ships Arrive to Navy Pier

Tall Ships Arrive to Navy Pier

Starting Friday, the world’s largest modern Viking ship, Draken Harald Hårfagre, along with 13 historic others will open to the public as part of the Pepsi Tall Ships Chicago festival.

Powerball's Estimated Jackpot Hits $478M

Powerball's Estimated Jackpot Hits $478M

No one has matched the jackpot-winning numbers in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, and the prize has increased to an estimated $478 million. The next drawing will be Saturday.