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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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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...

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Shields Gets First Win in 2 Months, White Sox Beat Rays 7-1

Finally, everything came together for James Shields. The beleaguered right-hander pitched six effective innings for his first win in two months, Justin Morneau and Carlos Sanchez each hit a two-run...

Crash Shuts Down Outbound Lanes of Kennedy Near Armitage

Crash Shuts Down Outbound Lanes of Kennedy Near Armitage

Several lanes of the outbound Kennedy Expressway are closed after a crash during Tuesday’s morning commute on the North Side.

Mom Charged After 2 Children Abducted in Indiana Found Dead

Mom Charged After 2 Children Abducted in Indiana Found Dead

Two children who were the subjects of a statewide Amber Alert Monday afternoon in Fort Wayne were found dead later that night, Elkhart Police said.

Cubs Win 100 Games for First Time Since 1935

Cubs Win 100 Games for First Time Since 1935

The Chicago Cubs have won 100 games for the first time in over 80 years after a victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.