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Sunday, Apr 2, 2017

See the Full Map of the 2017 Shamrock Shuffle Course

See the Full Map of the 2017 Shamrock Shuffle Course

Whether you're running, jogging, walking or even watching runners take to Chicago streets during this year's Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle event, you'll likely need to know where you're going.

Thursday, Mar 9, 2017

What You'll See Each Mile of the 2017 Shamrock Shuffle

What You'll See Each Mile of the 2017 Shamrock Shuffle

Runners hitting Chicago streets for this year's Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K will not only get to enjoy the start of running season in the city, they'll get a grand tour of Chicago while they're at it.

Monday, Feb 29, 2016

What You’ll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

What You’ll See at Each Mile of the 2016 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K

Running a race in Chicago is one of the best ways to see multiple parts of the city in one trip. While running in the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K participants will start in Millennium Park to race...

Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

City Releases Safety, Traffic Tips for Chicago Marathon

As the more than 40,000 runners in the Chicago Marathon prepare for the big day Sunday, the city of Chicago released its security plan and offered traffic tips to help runners and spectators safely navigate the...

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Investigators Track Willowbrook Explosions to Gas Station

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Man Points Gun at Security Camera During North Side Break-In

Harrowing security video captured the chilling moment when a bold burglar walked calmly up exterior stair--then from out of frame points a gun directly at the camera.

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