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Runners make their way to the finish line during the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts April 21, 2014. (Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

High Spirits, Tight Security At 118th Boston Marathon

American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured.

04/21/2014

Meb Keflezighi of the US celebrates after crossing the finish line to win the Men's Elite division of the 118th Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Meb Keflezighi Becomes 1st American Man To Win Boston Marathon Since 1983

American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured.

04/21/2014

A makeshift memorial along the Boston Marathon course (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Local Runners Look To Settle Unfinished Business at Boston Marathon

The first Boston Marathon since the bombings will be run Monday. Thirty-six thousand runners are set to compete — 9,000 more than last year.

04/20/2014

Renee Pompei-Reynolds will return to the Boston Marathon a year after her run was cut short. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Returns To Boston To Complete Marathon Cut Short By Bombings

With just two days to go until the Boston marathon, one New York woman is determined to get back on the race course.

04/19/2014

Kevin Edson in Boston Municipal Court on April 16, 2014. (credit: WBZ-TV/CBSBoston.com)

Kevin Edson, Man Charged In Boston Marathon Suspicious Backpack Hoax, Sent For Psychiatric Evaluation

Kevin “Kayvon” Edson had a court appearance Wednesday on charges of threatening battery, possession of a hoax explosive device, threats to commit a crime and other charges.

04/16/2014

Boston Backpack

Suspicious Bags Found At Boston Marathon Finish Line After Solemn Tributes

Police in Boston detonated two unattended backpacks at the marathon finish line and arrested a man Tuesday night, on the one-year anniversary of the bombings that left three people dead and 260 injured during the marathon.

04/15/2014

Mona Jha of Montclair, N.J. witnessed the Boston Marathon bombings as she reached mile 26 on the course. She will go back and run the race this year to finish what she started. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NJ Marathoner Who Witnessed Boston Bombings Determined To Finish Race This Year

When the first blast went off, the Montclair native kept going. She said she feels if she hadn’t slowed down, she would have been right where the explosion happened.

04/15/2014

Runner Larry Grogin has hundreds of miles left to run before stepping on the line at the Boston Marathon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Franklin Lakes Man Begins Charitable Run Back To Boston Ahead Of Marathon

Terrorists’ bombs prevented Larry Grogin from finishing last year’s Boston Marathon, so he’s heading back for this year’s race _ on foot.

04/13/2014

Runner Larry Grogin has hundreds of miles left to run before stepping on the line at the Boston Marathon. (Credit: CBS 2)

Runner Has Hundreds Of Miles Planned Ahead Of Return To Boston Marathon

It has been nearly a year since one of America’s biggest sporting events was brought to a halt.

04/12/2014

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (Credit:  Handout)

Federal Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty Against Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced they will seek the death penalty against 20-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombing, instantly raising the stakes in what could be one of the most wrenching trials the city has ever seen.

01/30/2014

A runner dons a 'Boston Strong' shirt while waving an American flag. (credit: Monica Miller)

The Top 13 News Stories Of 2013

We have a new pope, a new mayor-elect and more time to enjoy those large, sugary drinks. Here are our picks for the 13 biggest news stories from 2013, in order of when they occurred.

12/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez answers questions outside the Yankees' clubhouse on Opening Day 2013 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 13 Sports Stories Of 2013

This year was so packed with gigantic stories that we had to add a whopping 13 honorable mentions. And believe us, those had to be narrowed down, too.

12/31/2013

David Ortiz (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

David Ortiz Gets Plenty Of Votes, But Doesn’t Finish Third In Boston Mayoral Race

Contrary to initial reports, David Ortiz did not finish third in the balloting in the Boston mayoral race.

11/08/2013

(Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tatyana McFadden Completes Marathon ‘Grand Slam’

McFadden won the New York City Marathon women’s wheelchair race Sunday after taking the titles in Boston, London and Chicago in 2013.

11/03/2013

A yellow line pays tribute to Boston Marathon bombing victims for the last 400 meters of the race. (credit: Peter Haskell)

New York City Marathon Runners Take Off

Nearly 50,000 runners took off Sunday morning for the ING New York City Marathon.

11/03/2013

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