We know who killed three people and maimed 260 more in that shocking act of domestic terrorism five years ago at the Boston Marathon. But whoever built the bombs that ripped apart so many lives is still on the loose, capable of killing again.
To commemorate the 122nd race, adidas and the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) have teamed up for the official 2018 Boston Marathon Celebration Jacket. 2018’s jacket comes in two colorways: Hi-Res Red and Real Coral. The color palate is bold and expressive to represent the feeling at the beginning of a marathon as the runner’s heart rate […]
When Jeff Bauman set out to run the Boston Marathon on the morning of April 15, 2013, he couldn't have imagined the way his life would change when he was caught up in the terrorist attacks at the finish line. When the bombs exploded he lost both his legs in the blast and was captured in a striking photograph being evacuated from the scene. Show More Summary
Whether you're trying to qualify for Boston or just see improvement, these principles will get you there
How much do you know about your hometown? Author and Inhabitat writer Greg Beach, who moved to Watertown, Massachusetts at age nine, was inspired to dig more into his town's history after the Boston Marathon Bombing. You may only beShow More Summary
His teachings have helped influence a wave of American terrorists like the Boston Marathon bombers in recent years.
Ian Williamson loved to run. And he was really good at it. The Tustin science teacher qualified for the 2013 Boston Marathon — not an easy feat. It was the year a terrorist attack killed three onlookers. Of course, upon hearing the news, friends and family back home panicked about his safety. But Williamson conquered […]
The Venice Marathon may not be London or Boston, but it’s still 26.2 miles, and the pros who arrive show up to win. So they couldn’t have been happy when they were all sent the wrong way by course workers, allowing a local entrant to take the lead and, eventually, first place. The detour happened […]
The Russian aunt of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has filed a motion in his death penalty appeal case that reveals new details on the meetings her nephew’s attorneys had in Russia with his parents and makes a bizarre allegation that the FBI said the bomber had a “heavy-laden...
Tsarnaev is incarcerated at ADX Florence, a Supermax prison in Florence, Colorado, after being sentenced to death in 2015.
'Stronger,' starring Academy Award nominee Jake Gyllenhaal ('Brokeback Mountain'), is the story of a man who lost his legs during the Boston Marathon bombing and turned his injury into triumph.
Milwaukee Marathon was about eight-tenths of a mile short of standard 26.2-mile distance prompting Boston Marathon to not accept qualifying times.
The mayor told reporters, "Remember, we started changing what we were doing after the Boston marathon [bombing] and we upped our game dramatically. The city had the World Series last year and so, we also had to change and up our game from a security standpoint." [ more › ]
“I SAW PEOPLE PLUGGING BULLET HOLES WITH THEIR FINGERS.” So I already carry a Quik-Clot trauma pack in my car, but I wonder if we shouldn’t have those, and tourniquets, widely distributed. As we learned with the Boston Marathon bombing, in mass-casualty events getting bleeding under control fast is key, and responders are often overwhelmed. […]
If you were hoping to get into the 2018 Boston Marathon this year, you had to beat your Boston Qualifier (BQ) time by 3 minutes and 23 seconds. Wowza! That's the biggest gap since the Boston Marathon established this new process five years ago, and the fifth year in a row you needed to run faster than your age-group standard BQ. Show More Summary
Director David Gordon Green has certainly come a long way from his cult favorite "Pineapple Express", debuting his new biopic "Stronger", based on the devastating Boston Marathon bombing of 2013. He's joined on stage at BUILD SeriesShow More Summary
In "Stronger,” an upcoming film based on a memoir written by Jeff Bauman, the Boston marathon bombing itself is not the central focus but more of a starting...
Just over four years removed from the Boston Marathon bombing on April 15, 2013, it’s completely understandable that some people might feel it’s too soon to relive those events. That’s surely especially true for those who were closer...Show More Summary
The actor plays Jeff Bauman, who lost both legs in the 2013 Boston Marathon attack.