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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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Plane Blows 2 Tires Before Takeoff at O'Hare: Officials

Plane Blows 2 Tires Before Takeoff at O'Hare: Officials

A United Airlines flight departing from O’Hare International Airport blew two of its tires before it could take off Monday afternoon, officials confirmed.

Suburban High School Seminar Topic Makes National Headlines

Suburban High School Seminar Topic Makes National Headlines

Parental outcry over the topic of a suburban Chicago high school's "All-School Seminar Day" has grabbed national attention ahead of a Monday night school board meeting that's expected to address the controversy.

4 Days in a Row: Chicago Breaks Another Temperature Record

4 Days in a Row: Chicago Breaks Another Temperature Record

For the fourth day in a row, Chicago’s unseasonably high temperatures have broken a record.

Trump Taps Lt. Gen. McMaster as National Security Adviser

Trump Taps Lt. Gen. McMaster as National Security Adviser

President Donald Trump has picked Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to succeed Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, Trump said Monday. He made the announcement at Mar-a-Lago, flanked by McMaster and the acting adviser, retired Army Gen. Keith Kellogg. Kellogg will stay on as McMaster's chief of staff, Trump said. "He's a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience," Trump said of McMaster. "He is highly respected by everybody in the military." The president, who has no military experience, has shown a preference for generals in the top security roles.

1 Dead After SWAT Response on Chicago's West Side

1 Dead After SWAT Response on Chicago's West Side

One man is dead and another is in custody after SWAT teams responded to an incident on Chicago’s West Side Monday morning.

$6K Reward Offered a Year After South Suburban Murder

$6K Reward Offered a Year After South Suburban Murder

A woman is dead and a man is critical condition after a couple was gunned down while sitting in a car in the driveway of a south suburban Chicago home Thursday evening.