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Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018 at 11:54 AM CDT

2018 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Dickson Chumba

2018 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Dickson Chumba

Dickson Chumba, the fifth fastest runner in Chicago's history, will return to run the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018 at 02:40 PM CDT

2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Birhane Dibaba

2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Birhane Dibaba

Birhane Dibaba took home a pair of third place finishes in Chicago in 2014 and 2015, and she arrives this fall with something only 27 women have accomplished in history: a sub-2:20 personal record.

Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018 at 11:37 AM CDT

2018 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Brigid Kosgei

2018 Chicago Marathon Elite Runner: Brigid Kosgei

Brigid Kosgei wowed fans last year with a second place finish in Chicago and a new personal best, 2:20:22, the sixth fastest time ever run in the Chicago Marathon.Name: Brigid KosgeiCountry of origin: Kenya Sta...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 10:57 PM CDT

Cubs, Rockies Set to Battle in Wild Card Game

Cubs, Rockies Set to Battle in Wild Card Game

The Chicago Cubs will host the National League Wild Card Game on Tuesday night against the Colorado Rockies.

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 06:34 PM CDT

Rockies vs. Cubs: First Thoughts on Wild Card Game

Rockies vs. Cubs: First Thoughts on Wild Card Game

The Chicago Cubs have had their backs against the wall plenty of times, but in a season full of adversity, this time feels particularly tough as they will take on the Colorado Rockies in the National League Wild...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 06:33 PM CDT

Cubs Name Starting Pitcher for Wild Card Game

Cubs Name Starting Pitcher for Wild Card Game

The Chicago Cubs will be faced with a do-or-die game on Tuesday night in the National League Wild Card Game, and they'll be sending their ace to the hill at Wrigley Field.

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 02:35 PM CDT

Chicago Marathon Director on Why City is So Special to Run In

Chicago Marathon Director on Why City is So Special to Run In

For elite and everyday runners, it's a dream come true to cross the finishline at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Executive Race Director Carey Pinkowski talks about why the city is so special to run...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 01:55 PM CDT
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By Lisa Chavarria

A Marathon Training Journey in Photos

NBC 5's Lisa Chavarria will be running her first-ever marathon this weekend at...View gallery

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Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 01:31 PM CDT

Georgia High School Football Player Injured in Game Dies

Georgia High School Football Player Injured in Game Dies

A football player at a Georgia high school has died from a severe brain injury. News outlets report Pike County High School student Dylan Thomas was hurt during a game Friday night and flown to a hospital in...

Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 12:33 PM CDT

Sam Acho Out for Rest of Season, Bears Say

Sam Acho Out for Rest of Season, Bears Say

The Chicago Bears' defense suffered a big blow on Monday, as linebacker Sam Acho is done for the season.

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