Top runners set for Chicago Marathon

Updated: October 6, 2011, 7:26 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he'll be participating in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. He won't be in the race, though.

"My participation will be yelling at the top of my lungs as a bystander," said Emanuel, who competed in the Chicago Triathlon in August.

Some of the world's top runners are among the projected field of about 37,000.

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