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Boston Celtics Star's Touching Tribute to Marathon Bombing Victims

NBA star Rajon Rondo knows firsthand the pain that last year's Boston Marathon bombing inflicted upon the city where he plays point guard for the Celtics. So, before Wednesday night's final game of the Celtics' season, Rondo honoredShow More Summary

Rajon Rondo Honors One-Year Anniversary of Marathon Bombing With Special ‘Boston Strong’ Sneakers (Pics)

Every pro athlete should feel gratitude toward the city in which he plays. Without the fans paying hard-earned money for tickets, beer, and merchandise, they wouldn’t be millionaires. It’s just that simple. Some athletes don’t get it, but most athletes do. I bring this up today only to provide an explanation for why Boston athletes […]

Cuddly comfort dogs are returning to the Boston Marathon this weekend

The golden retrievers that gained national notoriety last year for helping those affected by the Boston Marathon bombing are plotting a comeback tour. Lutheran Church Charities said it's bringing back the familiar furry faces to this year's race to help those still rattled by last year's tragic attack. Show More Summary

Comfort dogs return to Boston for marathon weekend

The golden retrievers, which gained attention after the Newtown massacre, are headed to Boston to distract those still coping with memories of the 2013 marathon bombings.

Endurance sport: Startup idea came in middle of Boston Marathon

Tech entrepreneur Gary McNamee remembers the moment he committed to his next business idea: during mile 21 of the Boston Marathon in 2010. Over a grueling winter of treadmill training, McNamee had been considering filming the entireShow More Summary

We Used Facebook to Organize a Run Across America to Support Boston

One Run For Boston is a cross-country relay that raises money victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. This story was produced in partnership with Facebook Stories. Submit your own Facebook story here. --- Last year, my friend DannyShow More Summary

Meet An Elite: Meb Keflezighi

4 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Now that it's cool to care about the Boston Marathon again, Fittish would like to familiarize you with the runners at the front of the pack. Today's elite: Meb Keflezighi. Read more...

Killing to Heal?: One Year After the Boston Bombing

This week marks the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. The bombing was a stunning display of domestic terror that blew apart an April day that should have been full of celebration and accomplishment. Three people, including an eight-year-old boy, were killed and two-hundred people were injured, some severely, in the explosion. Show More Summary

New Image Reveals Message Boston Bomber Scrawled Before Arrest

6 hours agoNews : Mediaite

On Thursday morning, ABC News revealed a new image featuring the last communication from alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev before he was arrested almost one year ago.

Man's tweets gave world front-row view of Boston Marathon firefight

It wasn’t until an explosion occurred a few minutes into the firefight that Andrew Kitzenberg realized he was witnessing the beginning of the end in the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

Rajon Rondo honors Boston Marathon victims with his shoes

9 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

The Boston Celtics played their last game of the season and Rajon Rondo used the matchup against the Washington Wizards to remember the Boston Marathon bombings of a year ago. His shoes bore the initials of victims, along with the words “Boston Strong” and a marathon tag with the “41513? date of the bombings on […]

Aerosmith's 'Dream On' Performed To Honor Boston Marathon Victims And Survivors (VIDEO)

"This one's for you, Boston," said Aerosmith's Steven Tyler as he and the band's guitarist, Joe Perry, launched into one of their biggest hits. The duo performed "Dream On" in tribute to the victims of last year's Boston Marathon bombing,...Show More Summary

Rajon Rondo Honors Boston Marathon Bombing Victims with Fantastic Shoes

Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo shared a photo of the "Boston Strong" shoes he wore against the Washington Wizards in the team's final regular-season game, and they're one of the classiest and most creative ways to show your support...Show More Summary

Little government response to bombing a year later

BOSTON (AP) — A year after homemade bombs ripped through the Boston Marathon, state and federal officials have enacted virtually no policy changes in response to the attack, a dramatic departure from previous acts of terrorism that prompted waves of government action.

NYPD Stands Down on Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombing

The New York Police Department announced Tuesday, the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon jihad attack, that it was disbanding a special unit that had been dedicated to watching for jihad terror threats in Muslim communities. That’s good; after all, who ever heard of a Muslim staging a terror attack? And what better day to announce such […]

Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race

BOSTON (AP) — The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while organizers sought to assure the city and runners of a safe race next week.

Kevin Edson's Family Writes A Poignant Apology To Boston

21 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Kevin Edson, the man arrested and charged for allegedly placing a backpack at the Boston Marathon's finish line Tuesday night, was arraigned in court today. Edson will undergo a mental competency test at Bridgewater State Hospital. Today, his family published a letter in the Boston Globe, apologizing for their son's actions and explaining his mental health. Read more...

Boston Marathon Runner Determined To Cross The Finish Line This Time

Alabamian Randy Lyle was so close to the finish line at the Boston Marathon last year, just a half-mile from the goal, when he and other runners were stopped because of the bombing. But he is going back to Boston this year, resolved to finish what he started. He is among the thousands returning to

NY Times Pities Boston Bomber, Finds No Connection to Jihad, Yet Op-ed Finds Extremist Pattern Among Vets

The New York Times resolutely refused to see a pattern of jihad on the part of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in its sympathetic front-page Tuesday profile of his prison conditions. Yet on Wednesday the Times ran an op-ed that...Show More Summary

Aerosmith Sings 'Dream On' Tribute for Survivors of Boston Bombings

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry honored the victims and survivors of last year's Boston Marathon bombings with an emotional rendition of their 1973 hit "Dream On," as part of ESPN's TV special E:60 Presents Dream On: Stories from...Show More Summary

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