- Teacher Scott Wietecha wins 4th straight Nashville marathon Updated: Apr-30-16 4:13 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Scott Wietecha won his fourth straight St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll Nashville Marathon on Saturday with a time of 2 hours, 25 minutes, 42 seconds.
- Doctors to patrol Pittsburgh Marathon course for quick aid Updated: Apr-28-16 10:08 am
PITTSBURGH - About 100 yards from the finish line of last year's Pittsburgh Marathon, where a body pushed to its physical limit prepares for its endorphin-filled reward, a runner collapsed, the victim of a cardiac event.
- Rockies rally, lose to Pirates 9-8 in 12 innings Updated: Apr-28-16 3:30 am
DENVER - For the second time in four days, the Colorado Rockies roared back from a big deficit only to lose late.
- Mercer's double in 12th lifts Pirates over Rockies 9-8 Updated: Apr-28-16 2:45 am
DENVER - Jordy Mercer's defense helped get the game to extra innings and his offense put Pittsburgh over the top.
- 12-year-old girl runs NY half-marathon by mistake Updated: Apr-26-16 7:41 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A 12-year-old western New York girl has wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.
- Massachusetts father runs 6 marathons for autistic son Updated: Apr-25-16 9:31 am
BOSTON - For Chris Beck, crossing the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday marked the end of an exhausting, but rewarding year. He ran the Abbott World Marathon Majors, of which Boston is one, in one year to raise awareness about autism for his son Owen.
- Ohio couple weds at starting line, then runs half-marathon Updated: Apr-25-16 7:52 am
CANTON, Ohio - This year's Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon in Ohio will be a race to remember for one couple who married at the starting line before running the event's half-marathon.
- Army officer dies after collapsing running London Marathon Updated: Apr-25-16 7:51 am
LONDON - A British Army officer has died after collapsing three miles short of the London Marathon finish line.
- London Marathon record for Kipchoge; Sumgong wins after fall Updated: Apr-24-16 2:50 pm
LONDON - A feat of speed by Eliud Kipchoge, rushing to a course record. A feat of fortitude by Jemima Sumgong, recovering from a painful fall to win.
- UK astronaut Tim Peake runs marathon aboard space station Updated: Apr-24-16 11:17 am
LONDON - British astronaut Tim Peake has completed the London Marathon - from 250 miles (400 kilometers) above the Earth.
- Officer hurt in shootout with marathon bombers welcomes son Updated: Apr-22-16 9:11 pm
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - A former transit police officer who was critically injured during the shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers has welcomed a son three years to the day after he awoke from a coma.
- Kenya's marathon runners defend 'clean' and 'noble' sport Updated: Apr-20-16 3:00 pm
LONDON - Defending the integrity of athletics ahead of Sunday's London Marathon, Kenyan runners insisted Wednesday that they run clean and don't need to resort to doping in the pursuit of glory.
- Boston Marathon winner gives trophy to 1966 pioneer woman Updated: Apr-19-16 4:56 pm
BOSTON - Atsede Baysa learned a little about the Boston Marathon's history a few days before she ran in it, hearing how Bobbi Gibb was turned down for a spot in the 1966 event but ran anyway to show that women could handle the 26.2 miles.
- Survivor's Boston Marathon: 26.2 miles of agonizing ecstasy Updated: Apr-19-16 1:40 pm
BOSTON - She laughed. She wept. She walked. She ran. For amputee Adrianne Haslet, the Boston Marathon was a grueling 10½-hour odyssey.
- Ethiopian Boston Marathon winners no sure thing for Olympics Updated: Apr-19-16 2:08 am
BOSTON - The 2016 Boston Marathon was a coronation for Ethiopia, which collected its first-ever sweep of the men's and women's titles.
- The Latest: Bomb survivor runs marathon on prosthetic blade Updated: Apr-18-16 11:42 pm
BOSTON - The Latest on Monday's 120th running of the Boston Marathon (all times local):
- PHOTO GALLERY: Sights from Monday's 120th Boston Marathon Updated: Apr-18-16 8:49 pm
BOSTON - The day started with a photo finish in the men's wheelchair race after the leaders crossed the line three abreast like Chevys at Talladega.
- Boston Marathon bombing movies filmed during Monday race Updated: Apr-18-16 8:23 pm
BOSTON - With the real-life Boston Marathon underway Monday, Hollywood film crews took to the marathon finish line and Fenway Park to shoot scenes for competing movies about the deadly 2013 marathon attacks.
- Festive atmosphere marks 120th Boston Marathon Updated: Apr-18-16 6:36 pm
BOSTON - They came bearing cow bells, clever signs and superhero costumes.
- Ethiopian Baysa's late comeback earns Boston Marathon win Updated: Apr-18-16 4:49 pm
BOSTON - Atsede Baysa arrived at the Boston Marathon nearly four years removed from capturing a major marathon title.
- Ethiopians complete 1st-ever sweep of Boston Marathon Updated: Apr-18-16 4:06 pm
BOSTON - The Ethiopians ran past the Kenyans on their way to the Boston Marathon finish line Monday and nearly swept them off the victory podium.
- Mississippi State's Mullen finishes Boston Marathon Updated: Apr-18-16 4:00 pm
BOSTON - Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen has finished the Boston Marathon with an unofficial time of 4 hours, 28 minutes and 35 seconds.
- Fargo Marathon week will include event for bicyclists Updated: Apr-18-16 11:24 am
FARGO, North Dakota - This year's Fargo Marathon will also have an event for two wheels.
- Bombing survivor, Gyllenhaal to speak at pre-marathon dinner Updated: Apr-17-16 5:00 pm
BOSTON - Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman and actor Jake Gyllenhaal - who will play Bauman in an upcoming movie - will join Boston Medical Center's 2016 marathon team at an annual pasta dinner the night before the race.
- Fast times, $16M for charity: Boston Marathon things to know Updated: Apr-17-16 1:00 pm
BOSTON - Happy birthday to the Boston Marathon, which turns 120 on Monday. (You don't look a day over 90.)