Marathon season kicks off in April with Boston, which means many of you are in the thick of training or will be soon. And whether your 26.2 miles take you to the West Coast, the desert is your destination, or you find yourself training on the East Coast this Summer, the heat can play a major role in your success. Show More Summary
American Society of News Editors The Boston Globe won ASNE’s breaking news writing award for its coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings, ASNE announced Thursday. The ASNE said in a release: “Judges appreciated how thoroughly and honestly the … Read more
by Russ Baker In part I, we reported significant discrepancies in the story of the key witness in the Boston Marathon bombing-MIT police officer killing. These discrepancies cast doubt on his credibility—and therefore on the entire public...Show More Summary
You don't have to travel to Beantown, or heck, even be a marathoner to run with elite athletes and support the Boston Marathon. Seriously! While it may sound too good to be true, it's legit: In conjunction with Adidas, the Boston Athletic...Show More Summary
Remember when a man who was tangentially connected to one of the Boston Marathon bombers was shot to death while being questioned by the FBI last year? It was a news story for a moment, and then it wasn't. But answers were never forthcoming...Show More Summary
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One of Boston’s (many) saving graces is that it’s full of hard-headed stubborn people. While that might sound like damning with faint praise, in an era where our putative political leadership perpetually craps its pants, it’s refreshing to know that … Continue reading ?
BOSTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for three college friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who prosecutors say interfered with the investigation into the attack, are due in court on Monday to brief a judge on their readiness for a June t...
The NY Post has been trying to block a libel lawsuit stemming from a Boston Marathon bombing cover photo suggesting that two uninvolved students were the bombers. But this week, a Massachusetts judge denied that bid, giving the smeared individuals free reign to run Rupert Murdoch down. [ more › ]
BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Thursday is scheduled to hear a request by a college friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber to have his legal expenses paid by a federal program.
BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) say a remark he made to his sister during a prison visit was meant to be funny and wasn't incriminating, as prosecutors have suggested.
BOSTON (Reuters) - Attorneys for the accused Boston Marathon bomber on Wednesday took issue with prosecutors' focus on what they called a "gently mocking" comment about his confinement made by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to his sister during a jailhouse visit.
The San Jose 408K is not a competitive race. It’s just a fun charity race cleverly named after the city’s area code. Nobody was going to qualify for the Boston Marathon by winning this thing. However, that doesn’t make what happened during the race this past Sunday any less special. This year the 408K partnered […]
Alexandria, VA and Needham, MA – Due to rigorous disaster preparedness and the heroic actions of first responders and emergency and trauma personnel, not a single one of the nearly 200 people hospitalized after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings died, despite many grave injuries. Show More Summary
For those who don’t watch the Oscars and / or True Detective. Susan Zalkind, in Boston magazine: It’s nearly midnight in a nondescript condo complex a few blocks from Universal Studios in Orlando, and Tatiana Gruzdeva has been crying all day. Though neither of us knows it yet, as she sits on the corner of [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
(BOSTON) — An FBI agent overheard Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev make a “statement to his detriment” when his sister visited him in prison, federal prosecutors said Friday. Prosecutors did not reveal what Tsarnaev said, but they objected to what they called an attempt by Tsarnaev’s lawyers to suppress the statement. Show More Summary
BOSTON (Reuters) - Joint prison visits to accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev by his sisters and attorneys should not be treated as confidential lawyer-client meetings, U.S. prosecutors argued in court papers filed Frid...
A Texas charity, the Braden Aboud Memorial Foundation, is considering a lawsuit against the Boston Red Sox over the team's use of the slogan "B Strong" to raise money for victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. The foundation, formed in memory of Braden Aboud, who died in 2007 in a ski accident, trademarked "B Strong" back in 2008. Show More Summary
Believe it or not, hotels around Boston are already selling out fast for the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 21 as well as for the preceding weekend. (And if you?ve ever visited for the annual event ? well, you probably believe it.) If you?re planning to run ? or just cheer on the athletes ? book now or forever hold your peace. Show More Summary