Runners compete during the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 12, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Study Says Economic Impact Of 2014 Chicago Marathon Surpassed $250 Million

A study from the University of Illinois says last year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon generated an overall economic impact of $254 million.

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Blackhawks forward Joakim Nordstrom. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Sign F Joakim Nordstrom To 1-Year Deal

Nordstrom had three assists in 38 regular-season games last year.

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Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta reacts after recording the final out of a no-hitter against the Dodgers. (Getty Images)

Jake Arrieta: ‘We’ve Got A Shot To Do Some Pretty Special Things’

Arrieta also addresses his Cy Young chances and long-term future with the Cubs.

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Bernstein: ‘Concussion’ Movie Is Afraid Of The NFL

So much for creative liberty in this film, as lawyers got heavily involved.

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White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Preview: White Sox-Twins

Carlos Rodon opposes Tommy Milone tonight at Target Field.

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Quarterback Zac Dysert. (Getty Images)

Durkin: What To Watch For During Bears-Browns

With final cut-downs on Saturday, here are some positions to focus on during the Bears-Browns game.

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Report: Bears Acquire TE Khari Lee From Texans

Lee has five catches for 71 yards this preseason.

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Cubs right-hander Jason Hammel. (Getty Images)

Preview: Reds-Cubs

Raisel Iglesias opposes Jason Hammel this afternoon at Wrigley Field.

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‘Concussion’ Director Says No Compromises Were Made For NFL

“Concussion” has already sparked controversy, just a day after an online trailer was released.

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Antti Raanta Was Really Salty At The Blackhawks Last Season

Raanta admitted to a Finnish newspaper that he wanted Chicago to lose in the playoffs.

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Kyle Schwarber hits a two-run homer against the Reds. (Getty Images)

Levine: Kyle Schwarber Ignites Cubs’ Comeback

Joe Maddon wanted Schwarber to stay patient amid his slump. He did.

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White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Sano Sparks Twins In Rally Past White Sox, 8-6

Miguel Sano’s towering home run tied the game for Minnesota in the seventh inning, and two Chicago errors aided the go-ahead rally in the eighth.

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Kyle Schwarber watches a two-run home run leave the park against the Reds. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Schwarber Hits 2-Run HR To Power Cubs Past Reds, 5-4

Schwarber’s two-run homer in the bottom of the seventh was the difference.

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Emma: These Youthful Cubs Can Handle What’s To Come

The Cubs seem to be oblivious to the looming pressure.

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Javier Baez. (Getty Images)

Levine: Javier Baez Can Win Second Base Job

The Baez promotion was based on September’s expanded rosters, as well as a need for an everyday second baseman.

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USOC Endorses Los Angeles For 2024 Olympics Bid

Los Angeles hosted the Olympics in 1932 and 1984.

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Bears Add QB Zac Dysert, Place RB Senorise Perry On IR

Dysert enters the mix as backup quarterback Jimmy Clausen deals with a concussion.

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Cubs DFA Rafael Soriano, James Russell To Make Room For September Additions

The Cubs called up four players from Triple-A Iowa.

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Alshon Jeffery. (Getty Images)

Injury Bug Won’t Stop Biting The Bears

Alshon Jeffery has one of many injuries for which the Bears should be worried.

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Frankie Montas. (Getty Images)

White Sox Call Up 4 Players As Rosters Expand

Pitchers Frankie Montas and Erik Johnson have been promoted.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2015