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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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2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

Hours after a shooting on the westbound Eisenhower Expressway left a man dead and a woman wounded, another person has been killed in a shooting on the eastbound lanes of the expressway.

Arrieta, Montero Question Maddon's Decisions in Cubs' Loss

Arrieta, Montero Question Maddon's Decisions in Cubs' Loss

The Chicago Cubs have nothing to gain by winning any of their final few games, but that doesn't mean that Jake Arrieta and Miguel Montero were thrilled with Joe Maddon's tactics in Wednesday's loss at...

'Huge Bang': 1 Dead, 108 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

'Huge Bang': 1 Dead, 108 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

A woman died and more than 100 other people were hurt when an NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and cables and causing...

Witness in McDonald Shooting Pressured to Change Story: Suit

Witness in McDonald Shooting Pressured to Change Story: Suit

A woman who witnessed the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald said in a federal lawsuit against the city of Chicago that she was detained by police after the shooting and pressured to change her story...

Chicago Woman, Sister Mysteriously Found Dead at Resort

Chicago Woman, Sister Mysteriously Found Dead at Resort

A Minnesota family is trying to understand how two sisters, one of whom lived in Chicago, wound up dead while during what was supposed to be a “dream vacation” at a paradise island in the Indian Ocean.

Cubs Fan Gets Preemptive 2016 World Series Champions Tattoo

Cubs Fan Gets Preemptive 2016 World Series Champions Tattoo

Questionable tattoos are often the sign of a rough and regrettable night, but for a Cubs fan in Iowa, questionable ink is an emblem of unwavering optimism.