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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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Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

A woman was shot to death while pushing a child in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, police said Friday, and family identified the victim as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade.

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.

2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire on Chicago's South Side

2 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt in Fire on Chicago's South Side

A fire in the Back of the Yards neighborhood early Saturday left two people dead and another in critical condition, according to fire officials. The fire occurred in the 5400 block of South Laflin and...

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Bonnie Liltz, the chronically ill Schaumburg mother sentenced to four years in prison for the death of her severely disabled daughter, has been released pending an appellate review of her sentencing.

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

49ers QB Kaepernick Refuses To Stand During National Anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for the playing of the national anthem before his team’s preseason game Friday against Green Bay. After the game, he told NFL Media in an exclusive...

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

4 Dead, 16 Wounded in First 12 Hours of Weekend Violence

Fifteen shootings were recorded in the first 12 hours of Chicago’s weekend that left four people dead and another 16 wounded across the city. Nykea Aldridge, a cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane...