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Boston Marathon 2014

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Boston Marathon Google Map

Click to view in Google Maps. Note: A list version of these Boston Marathon route sights appeared in the April 2014 issue of Boston magazine, in […]


Q&A: Tatyana McFadden, Women’s Wheelchair Champion of the 118th Boston Marathon

Tatyana McFadden won her second consecutive Boston Marathon women’s wheelchair race on Marathon Monday, which also happened to be her 25th birthday. She was born […]


How Eastern Standard Pulled Off Its Biggest Day of the Year

What would happen if you combined the most popular pre-game hotspot for Red Sox home stands, a late-night beacon for exhausted restaurant industry personnel, one […]

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Meb Keflezighi Will Throw Out the First Pitch at Fenway Park

Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi will throw out the first pitch at Fenway Park tonight, where one expects that he will be greeted with a huge […]

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How Perfect Was Marathon Monday’s Weather?

How perfect was this year’s Marathon Monday weather with its sunshine and spring temperatures? For spectators, it was pretty ideal. And for Rita Jeptoo, who […]

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Boston Marathon 2014 Winners

Men’s Elite Meb Keflezighi, 38, of San Diego, crossed the finish line with a time of 2:08:37. He is the first American man to win […]

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Photos from the 2014 Boston Marathon [Updated]

The 2014 Boston Marathon is one of the biggest in the race’s history with record numbers of participants and spectators expected to attend this year. As […]

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Recap: The Boston Marathon 2014

Updates by Eric Randall and Yiqing Shao 5 p.m. As thousands of runners finish the race, keep an eye out for special teams making the […]


Photos of the 2014 John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo

The 37th Annual John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo at the Hynes Convention Center opened Friday and is expected to attract more than 100,000 attendees […]

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‘I’ll Be Here’: Boston Marathon Finish Line Coordinator Undeterred by Last Year

Standing between Exeter and Dartmouth Streets on Friday afternoon, as crews worked diligently overhead to secure the awning that marks the end of the Boston […]

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Low-Flying Helicopters are Measuring Radiation Levels Prior to the Marathon

If you hear helicopters hovering over Boston along certain parts of the Marathon route, seemingly closer to the ground than usual, don’t be alarmed. It’s […]

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Throwback Thursday: When Women First Ran the Marathon

On Monday, nearly half of the 35,000 runners participating in the Boston Marathon will be women. There will be 396 women named Jennifer alone. There […]

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Kayvon Edson: Suspect Will Appear in Court After Marathon Finish Line ‘Hoax’

A 25-year-old Wakefield man will appear in Boston Municipal Court to face charges in connection to a hoax that involved carrying a bag with a […]

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Officials Investigating Suspicious Bags Left Near Boston Marathon Finish Line

Boston Police took a man into custody Tuesday night after two bags were left unattended near the Boston Marathon finish line, causing unease on the […]

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‘A City of Courage and Champions’: Boston Marks One-Year Anniversary of Marathon Bombings [Updated]

Patrick Downes would never wish for anyone to have to go through the devastating pain he and his wife have endured over the last year. […]