| Jan 7, 2015
| 2:13 PM
DENVER (AP) — When the leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee meet Thursday, they'll be deciding on more than a city to put in the running to host the 2024 Summer Games. They'll be picking a partner that will help shape their future.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 7:50 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Kenya's athletics federation will hold a hearing for Rita Jeptoo next Thursday, with the marathon runner ordered to attend along with two coaches and her agent as the East African country investigates its latest and possibly most...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:48 AM
Can Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, get a fair trial in the Hub? It's a profound question, but one that the framers would have found incomprehensible. Far from providing for a change of venue in high-profile cases, they...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:47 AM
His accusers brandish a confession scribbled inside a boat during an intensive manhunt and a video they say shows him placing a backpack with a bomb a few feet from a little boy who died when it exploded seconds later.
His defenders bank on the story of...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 2:32 PM
The judge in the Boston Marathon bombing case Friday formally denied requests to delay the trial until September and move it outside of the city, reiterating a decision he announced earlier this week.
Defense lawyers for defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev said...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 12:23 PM
About four hours after the start of the 117th Boston Marathon in 2013, I was inside a city subway car near the race’s finish line.
It wasn’t until emerging from the station in Westborough, Mass., where my hotel was, that I learned two...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 3:55 PM
1 Register now for the annual Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon, which will be Sept. 13, and you'll save yourself some money.
Fee to register is $95 through Jan. 8. The last day to register will be Aug. 9 or when the marathon is...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Since my wife and I moved in together 23 years ago, I've been waking up on the wrong side of the bed, because she took my side!
Nevertheless, for 21 of those years, I've been a regular exerciser and rarely make it past three pages in a novel before my...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:01 PM
When Uriel Lara needs to pray, he doesn’t go to church or light a candle in his Avondale apartment.
He goes to the forest preserve in suburban Willow Springs and runs 10-16 miles on the trails there.
The miles don't come as easy as they used...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Corrosion, degradation and decay destroy a lot of history, but Massachusetts officials can thank the elements for helping uncover the past.
In a damp ceremony of discovery Thursday, snow-flecked excavators in Boston retrieved a time capsule whose...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:15 AM
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect, in his first court appearance in more than a year, told a judge on Thursday that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 21,...