Boston Marathon News
Giant Moon Balloon Blows Around During Typhoon
As Super Typhoon Mercanti approached China, a giant moon balloon was blown into traffic in Fuzhou, China.
Boston Marathon Won't Accept Times Adjusted for Train Delay
An ill-timed, slow-moving train in Pennsylvania has derailed some runners' dreams of competing in the next Boston Marathon
Slow Train Crosses Marathon Course, Hurts Finish Times
A slow-moving train in Pennsylvania might have brought some runners' dreams of the Boston Marathon to a halt
Ultramarathon man: George Chmiel aims to run across U.S. in 60 days
SAN DIEGO -- On Sunday morning, Sept. 11, George Chmiel will be surrounded by well-wishers on the deck of the decommissioned aircraft carrier Midway. There will be music, a few guest speakers and plenty of pomp for a grand sendoff. Then Chmiel will run through a special arch, down the ship's
Mom Finishes Boston Marathon 3 Months After Delivering Son
Elizabeth Varga crossed the exactly three months and one day after giving birth to her third son.
Mom Finishes Boston Marathon 3 Months After Delivering Third Son
Elizabeth Varga crossed the Boston Marathon finish line Monday exactly three months and one day after giving birth to her third son. Right up until she began to run the prestigious race, the 37-year-old from Columbus, Ohio, did not even know if she would be able to cross the finish line. “People
Young Boston Marathon Fan Creates Cute But Confusing Sign
A little girl creates an adorable yet illegible sign to cheer on Boston Marathon runners.
Ethiopians complete 1st-ever sweep of Boston Marathon
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. Lemi Berhanu Hayle won the 120th edition of the men's race, and Atsede Baysa overcame a 37-second deficit on the women's side for Ethiopia's first-ever
Mark Wahlberg Films 'Patriots Day' Scene at Boston Marathon
Wahlberg, 44, made an appearance at the marathon early Monday morning dressed like a police officer while filming a scene for his upcoming film "Patriots Day."