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2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 02:40 PM CDT

Marathon Moments: How 40K Participants Change Chicago

Marathon Moments: How 40K Participants Change Chicago

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon isn't just a huge part of the running world, it's a huge part of the city, bringing economic growth and pride each year. 

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018 at 02:37 PM CDT

Marathon Moments: Gearing Up for the 2018 Chicago Marathon

Marathon Moments: Gearing Up for the 2018 Chicago Marathon

Carey Pinkowski, race director for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, talks about what's ahead as the city begins preparing for the big 2018 event. 

Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 at 01:15 PM CDT

Why I'm Running My First Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Why I'm Running My First Bank of America Chicago Marathon

I’ve never even been much of an athletic person, but the idea of being in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has always been on my mind.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 11:29 AM CDT

Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay to Return to Chicago Marathon

Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay to Return to Chicago Marathon

In 2017, Galen Rupp became the first American man to win the Bank of America Chicago Marathon in more than a decade. That same year, Jordan Hasay became the fastest American woman to run the Chicago Marathon. In...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 11:34 AM CDT

Watch NBC 5 Broadcast of 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

Watch NBC 5 Broadcast of 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Welcome to the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon section. Follow along with marathon training tips, runners' stories and everything you need to know for the 41st running of Chicago's biggest race.
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Rain Floods Chicago Area Roadways, Basements Thursday
Rain Floods Chicago Area Roadways, Basements Thursday

Road closures were reported across the Chicago area Thursday morning as heavy rain flooded lanes on expressways and streets into the evening hours.

Bulls Pick Wendell Carter Jr. in NBA Draft
Bulls Pick Wendell Carter Jr. in NBA Draft

The Chicago Bulls held onto the number seven overall pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday night, selecting center Wendell Carter Jr. out of Duke University.

Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On
Illinois Governor Candidates Squabble as Campaigns Roll On

Here's where we are at -- in the more than 100 million dollar governors race -- incumbent Bruce Rauner's campaign is driving a van around the city today with a fake sign that reads: Pritzker Plumbing .

Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official
Some 500 Children Reunited With Families Since May: Official

About 500 of the more than 2,300 children separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited since May, a senior Trump administration official said Thursday, as confusion mounted over the...