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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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Community Mourns Wade's Cousin; Investigation Continues

Community Mourns Wade's Cousin; Investigation Continues

In the wake of the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge, a community is in mourning as Chicago police continue to investigate her death.

Man Charged With Emailing Boy About Sex, Traveling to Meet

Man Charged With Emailing Boy About Sex, Traveling to Meet

A Joliet man has been charged with discussing sex with a southwest suburban boy online and then traveling to meet him. Paul Frank Hicks, 41, was charged Friday with indecent solicitation of a minor...

Tracy Porter, Connor Shaw Leave Bears Game With Injuries

Tracy Porter, Connor Shaw Leave Bears Game With Injuries

The Chicago Bears suffered a pair of potentially serious injuries on Saturday, as Tracy Porter and Connor Shaw were both forced out of the team's game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Trump: Death of Wade's Cousin is Why Blacks Will Vote for Me

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to comment on the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Nykea Aldridge on Chicago's South Side Friday afternoon.

10,000th Syrian Refugee to Reach US This Week

10,000th Syrian Refugee to Reach US This Week

The U.S. ambassador to Jordan says Washington will reach its target Monday of taking in 10,000 Syrian war refugees in a yearlong resettlement program. The program emerged as an issue in the U.S.

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Cubs' Kris Bryant Fuels MVP Speculation With Big Night in LA

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is on a tear that players dream of, and he's putting himself in contention for some pretty serious hardware.