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2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon

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Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 11:06 AM CDT

US Wheelchair Athletes Qualify for Tokyo at Chicago Marathon

US Wheelchair Athletes Qualify for Tokyo at Chicago Marathon

For the top Americans to finish the wheelchair races at the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, earning a slot on the podium was made even better this year.

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 10:50 AM CDT

Radcliffe Passes the Torch to New World Record Holder Kosgei

Radcliffe Passes the Torch to New World Record Holder Kosgei

After setting a new course and world record in winning the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon women's race, Brigid Kosgei is congratulated by Paula Radcliffe - the very woman whose records she shattered.&nbs...

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 02:05 PM CDT

Inspiring Video Captures True Spirit of Chicago Marathon

Inspiring Video Captures True Spirit of Chicago Marathon

Thousands of runners from around the world took to the streets of Chicago for the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. Watch some of the moving scenes as these athletes pushed themselves to the finish...

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 02:40 PM CDT

Why I Run: Stories of Bank of America Chicago Marathon Runners

Why I Run: Stories of Bank of America Chicago Marathon Runners

Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is no easy "feet." It takes lots of motivation, and that motivation can come in many forms. We asked runners why they choose to run the marathon and got a lot of...

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 at 12:55 PM CDT

Watch Chicago Marathon Winners Receive Awards for 2019 Race

Watch Chicago Marathon Winners Receive Awards for 2019 Race

Bank of America Chicago Marathon Director Carey Pinkowski congratulates the 2019 race's male and female winners, Lawrence Cherono and Brigid Kosgei.

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 Illinois Stuns No. 6 Wisconsin on Last-Second Field Goal
Illinois Stuns No. 6 Wisconsin on Last-Second Field Goal

James McCourt kicked a 39-yard field as time expired and Illinois pulled off the biggest upset of the college football season, knocking off No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 on Saturday.

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Day 3: Negotiations Continue Amid Teachers Strike
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Chicago parents leaned on family, friends and community groups as 25,000 teachers in the nation's third-largest school district went on strike this past week , canceling classes for more than 300,000 kids.

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Shifting Explanations From White House Alarm Some in GOP

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Former Teacher Sentenced 112 Years in Prison for Sex Assault
Former Teacher Sentenced 112 Years in Prison for Sex Assault

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