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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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Board of Ed to Vote on New CPS Budget Wednesday

Board of Ed to Vote on New CPS Budget Wednesday

Education leaders are set to vote on a new budget for Chicago Public Schools Wednesday, and while officials claim the budget is “balanced,” a key watchdog group has blasted the spending plan.

Pearl Jam Stops Mid-Song, Ejects Fan at Wrigley Field

Pearl Jam Stops Mid-Song, Ejects Fan at Wrigley Field

Perhaps he seemd to recognize his face when Pearl Jam frontman and Evanston native Eddie Vedder stopped mid-song at Monday night’s concert at Wrigley Field to teach an apparently unruly fan a lesson in...

Showers and Storms Make for Wet Wednesday in Chicago Area

Showers and Storms Make for Wet Wednesday in Chicago Area

After days of sunshine and mild temps, Wednesday will mark the return of stormy and muggy weather in the Chicago area.

Police Respond to Trump's Claim About Chicago's Violence

Police Respond to Trump's Claim About Chicago's Violence

The Chicago Police Department on Tuesday denied Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claim that he met with a "top" Chicago officer and argued the city's violence would not be solved with "tough...

'Town Isn't Here Anymore': Dozens Dead in Italy Quake

'Town Isn't Here Anymore': Dozens Dead in Italy Quake

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes as residents slept and killing at least 38 people, NBC News reported. The strong tremor hit around 3:30 a.m.

Heartbreak, Anger as Investigation Into Fatal Fire Continues

Heartbreak, Anger as Investigation Into Fatal Fire Continues

Four people were killed, three of whom were children, in an extra-alarm fire in a South Side apartment complex early Tuesday morning.