| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:46 PM
BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Wednesday denied a bid by the accused Boston Marathon bomber to move his trial out of the city that was the site of the worst mass-casualty attack in the United States since Sept. 11, 2001.
U.S. District Judge George O'...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:33 PM
The federal judge overseeing the case of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev agreed Wednesday evening to delay the trial start date for two months, but rejected a defense request to move the case out of the Boston area.
U.S. District Judge...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:58 PM
MYSTIC — Geoff Smith, the 1984 and 1985 Boston Marathon champion, made his first pilgrimage to Mystic in June to honor the late John J. Kelley.
But when he arrived in town and saw nothing at his destination after driving from Massachusetts, he...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:36 PM
The O'Neill Coldwater Classic is accepting video submissions from non-sponsored surfers through Friday for the chance to win a wild-card entry into the event, which is in its second year.
The classic will be run between Oct. 28-Nov. 1 at Steamer Lane...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:58 PM
BOSTON (Reuters) - A friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty on Thursday to charges of hindering the investigation into the blasts in a deal with prosecutors that calls for a prison sentence of up to seven years.
| Sep 7, 2014
| 9:44 AM
When Ben Chebot crossed the LVHN Via Marathon finish line in 2 hours, 40 minutes and 56 seconds on Sunday morning, the race announcers proclaimed him to be from Oakland, Calif.
But he's not, really.
He grew up in Newton, Mass., training on the...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The buzz will start downtown early next week before growing to a roar a few days later as the harbor fills with tall ships, the skies with flashy jet formations and the city's largest tourist attractions with massive crowds.
More than a million visitors...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:19 PM
It's been called the second-fastest marathon in the country, and when the LVHN Via Marathon and Marathon Relay teams take off on Sunday morning from Lehigh Valley Hospital–Cedar Crest in Salisbury Township, almost 1,800 people will be running by the...
| Sep 2, 2014
You can call him "The Run Doctor."
If your feet are failing you, he knows what to do, and with authority.
Austin Sedicum, a Quakertown podiatrist who is the clinical director of Upper Bucks Foot & Ankle Medical Center, does more than just treat your...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Amy Hastings and Molly Huddle, both 2012 Olympians, run together just about every day, even if they don't have the same workout. And they often train with Kim Smith, a three-time Olympian from New Zealand.
All of them live in the Providence area. Last...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 6:11 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The sister of the accused Boston Marathon bombers was arrested in New York City for threatening a woman over the phone, saying she could "put a bomb on you," police said on Wednesday.
Aliana Tsarnaev, 23, sister of Dzhokhar and ...