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2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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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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Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Navy Pier’s big new Ferris Wheel isn’t the only massive change planned for the iconic attraction as it celebrates its 100th birthday.

Metra Trains Unable to Enter, Exit Union Station in Chicago

Metra Trains Unable to Enter, Exit Union Station in Chicago

Trains on multiple lines were unable to enter or exit Union Station in Chicago during the Wednesday rush hour, according to Metra.  Trains on the BNSF Railway, Southwest Service and Heritage...

Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Fourteen-year-old Laura Bretan had a lot to prove when she took the stage for the first time since getting a golden buzzer during the Season 11 premiere of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” and she did not...

Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

A young mother was killed in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday on Chicago’s South Side.

Obama, Kaine to Boost Clinton at Dem Convention

Obama, Kaine to Boost Clinton at Dem Convention

Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama will implore voters Wednesday to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, appealing to the women, minorities and young people who powered his rise and...

Obamas Choose Jackson Park for Library Site: Source

Obamas Choose Jackson Park for Library Site: Source

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have chosen Chicago's historic Jackson Park as the site for the Obama Presidential Center, a sourcefamiliar with the process confirmed to NBC News.