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  1. Dejen Gebremeskel defends title at B.A.A 5K

    Dejen Gebremeskel defended his title at the B.A.A. 5K on Saturday as thousands of runners took to the streets in Boston two days before the marathon.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2014
  2. 2014 Boston Marathon -- new app spreads spirit of race

    The Boston Athletic Association has launched an app that aims to allow runners who can't participate in the 2014 Boston Marathon to feel like a part of it.

    Story | Conversation | February 06, 2014
  3. Oscar Pistorius, Aaron Hernandez most-searched athletes on Google...

    Darren Rovell

    South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius and former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, who both were charged with murder, finished first and second, respectively, as the most-searched athletes in the world on Google.

    Story | Conversation | December 17, 2013
  4. Boston Marathon sends out special invitations to those 'profoundl...

    The Boston Marathon is sending out a special invitation for next year's race for those "personally and profoundly impacted" by the bombings at the finish line.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2013
  5. Lelisa Desisa sets course record in Boston Half win

    Reigning Boston Marathon champion Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the Boston Half on Sunday in a course-record time of 1 hour, 34 seconds.

    Story | Conversation | October 13, 2013
  6. Stephen Kiprotich halts Kenya's world championships marathon stre...

    Olympic champion Stephen Kiprotich became the first non-Kenyan since 2005 to win the men's marathon gold medal at the world championships.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2013
  7. Indianapolis 500 bricks serve as finish for Boston Marathon group...

    Dozens of runners unable to complete the Boston Marathon due to the bombings finished their runs over the famed bricks at Indianapolis Motor Speedway just before the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2013
  8. Boston Marathon invites stopped runners back

    Boston Marathon runners who were stopped on the course when bombs went off at the finish line will have a chance to come back and run again next year, race organizers said on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | May 16, 2013
  9. Boston blasts prompt UK review of London Marathon

    British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday's London Marathon, the next major international marathon, because of the bombs that killed two people at the race in Boston. But there is no known specific or credible threat against the hugely popula

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2013
  10. At least three dead after blasts at Boston Marathon, police say

    Boston police say at least three people are dead as a result of two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2013
  11. Lelisa Desisa runs to Boston Marathon men's title

    Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia has won the 117th edition of the Boston Marathon.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2013
  12. espnW -- Boston Marathon brings Shalane Flanagan full circle

    Bonnie D. Ford

    An emotional Shalane Flanagan will be back home and have her sister running with her in the Boston Marathon as she looks to bounce back from Olympic disappointment.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2013
  13. Boston Marathon to honor Newtown victims on 26th mile

    The Boston Marathon is honoring the victims of the Newtown, Conn., shooting with a special mile marker in Monday's race.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2013
  14. Autistic hoops hero Jason McElwain finishes marathon

    The autistic Rochester man who grabbed national headlines by scoring 20 points in four minutes in his only high school game has completed his first marathon and qualified for an even bigger race.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2012
  15. 2012 Summer Olympics -- U.S. women's marathon contender Desiree D...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Desiree Davila, who holds the American record on the Boston Marathon course and was considered a medal candidate at Sunday's marathon, stepped off the course after 2.2 miles, unable to continue because of pain in her right hip and groin.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2012
  16. Boston Marathon grants 2,160 deferments from heat

    Boston Marathon officials have granted 2,160 deferments into the 2013 race to runners who opted to sit out this year because of the heat.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2012