- Bird, Papi on board of Boston Olympic bid committee Updated: Apr-22-15 1:35 pm
- Desisa wins 119th Boston Marathon; Rotich takes women's race Updated: Apr-21-15 3:11 am
BOSTON - Lelisa Desisa ran through the rain to earn a second Boston Marathon victory and his first chance to enjoy it.
- The Latest: Wheelchair champ gives wreath to Richards family Updated: Apr-20-15 9:16 pm
- For Boston winner Meb Keflezighi, a year of thanks Updated: Apr-19-15 4:44 pm
BOSTON - Ever since Meb Keflezighi won last year's Boston Marathon, the first race after the finish-line bombings and the first win for an American man in more than 30 years, fans have been gravitating to him wherever he goes.
- 30K runners, 28,200 bananas: Boston Marathon by the numbers Updated: Apr-19-15 10:26 am
BOSTON - The Boston Marathon includes 26.2 miles, 34 elite athletes, 30,000 runners, 87 countries, 1 million spectators and $830,500 in prize money.
- 2 years after bombs, Boston Marathon looks forward, not back Updated: Apr-18-15 9:42 am
BOSTON - It's been decades since you could run in the Boston Marathon without qualifying, before limits on the field size made entering - almost as much as finishing - something to aspire to.
- Flanagan, Linden lead US hopes for Boston women's win Updated: Apr-17-15 5:12 pm
BOSTON - The American men ended their slump when Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon in 2014, a cathartic victory that allowed the "Star-Spangled Banner" to play over Boylston Street one year after bombs exploded there.