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Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014 at 10:20 AM CDT
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By Associated Press

Three-Time Chicago Marathon Winner Banned for Doping

Three-Time Chicago Marathon Winner Banned for Doping

The Russian athletics federation said Tuesday it banned Shobukhova until next January for abnormal biological passport values and stripped her results from Oct. 9, 2009. Shobukhova won three times in Chicago and...

Thursday, Apr 10, 2014 at 01:14 PM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Nike To Give Away 20 Chicago Marathon Entries

Want to check out the new 2014 Nike Free line? Want guaranteed entry into the Chicago Marathon? This weekend, you just might have a chance at both!

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 06:08 PM CDT

Teammates Win Mens, Womens Shuffle

Teammates Win Mens, Womens Shuffle

On Sunday, both the Big Red Bear athletes took top honors in their respective field at the 35th annual Shamrock Shuffle.

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 05:48 PM CDT
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By Marcus Riley

Thousands Compete In 2014 Shamrock Shuffle

Runners from 47 states ran 8 kilometers through the heart of the Loop in the 2014... See Full Gallery

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 06:09 PM CDT
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By Shelby Bremer

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Shamrock Shuffle Kicks Off Running Season In Style

Perfect weather and high energy at Sunday's Shamrock Shuffle means great things for the running season to come.

Sunday, Mar 30, 2014 at 04:38 PM CDT
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By Staff

Your #ShamrockSelfie Photos

We asked you to take a selfie on the race course. Here they are! See Full Gallery

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Hester Takes Shot at Bears, Cutler

Hester Takes Shot at Bears, Cutler

After Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Devin Hester broke the NFL return touchdown record on Thursday night, he had some choice words for his former team, the Chicago Bears.

Chicago Suspect Confesses in Bali Killing, Police Say

Chicago Suspect Confesses in Bali Killing, Police Say

Heather Mack, 19, and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer, 21, were arrested in Bali on Aug. 13, a day after the body of Sheila von Wiese-Mack was found in a suitcase inside the trunk of a taxi at the

Fallon Agrees to Bring "The Tonight Show" to Chicago

Fallon Agrees to Bring "The Tonight Show" to Chicago

Reading of 2.7 million books by Chicago school kids meant late night host lost friendly wager with Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Girl Falls Through Retention Pond Grate During Gym Class

Girl Falls Through Retention Pond Grate During Gym Class

A 12-year-old girl from southwest suburban Plainfield was rescued Friday morning after she fell 10 to 12 feet through a retention pond grate.

Jury May Get Romeoville Murder Case Today

Jury May Get Romeoville Murder Case Today

Erick M. Maya, 23, of 5600 Park Avenue, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated battery in connection with the Feb. 13 shooting of Briana Valle and her mother,...

Body of Missing Illinois Boater Found in Kenosha County

Body of Missing Illinois Boater Found in Kenosha County

The search on Silver Lake began Tuesday night after family members reported the 66-year-old McHenry, Illinois man had not returned from his fishing trip