| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:27 AM
ELLIE JEAN hadn't run in the cross country postseason since her freshman year because of injuries and soccer commitments, but she went out as a champion.
CLASS: Senior COACH: Ed Grace
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Won Class SS...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 4:22 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — It’s been seven months since the announcement. And, as of Sunday, it’ll be eight weeks until the inaugural One City Marathon is here.
This brings a chuckle to Jason Todd, the president of Flat-Out Events, which is...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:34 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan marathoner Rita Jeptoo will have to wait up to three more months to learn the outcome of the hearing into her positive doping test.
Athletics Kenya requested more time for further investigation after the three-time...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 12:34 PM
A Portland, Maine, woman was arrested Wednesday for filing false claims with a charity that helps victims of the Boston Marathon bombings pay for injuries sustained in the 2013 terror attacks, prosecutors said.
Amey Molloy, 49, was not injured in in the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 3:40 PM
The Boston Olympics? There may be mixed feelings in Boston about The Hub as the Olympic host in 2024, but from Connecticut the prospect looks absolutely delightful.
It's hard to get to places like Sochi, Beijing or Rio de Janeiro. Boston, right up the...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Wilson Kipsang won a lucrative duel to the finish to join compatriot Mary Keitany in a Kenyan sweep of the men's and women's races at a cold, windy New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Kipsang and Keitany both pulled away in the last Central Park stretch,...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:37 AM
A U.S. jury on Tuesday found a college friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of lying to authorities in a terrorism investigation.
Robel Phillipos, 21, was charged with lying about having visited suspected bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Kenya's Rita Jeptoo, winner of the Boston and Chicago Marathons for the last two years, has asked for a B test after failing an out-of-competition doping test in September, officials said on Tuesday.
Jeptoo met Kenyan athletics chiefs who informed her...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 9:07 AM
The story featured a sympathetic protagonist, some powerful accused villains and allegations of the most unspeakable kind.
In September 2011, Rolling Stone magazine recounted the alleged sexual abuse of Billy, a young man who said that as a 10-year-...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 10:31 PM
The winter weather was warm, as expected. The "dangerous face water" — as my Tribune colleague Stacy St. Clair famously tweeted — was an unexpectedly disgusting orange. The war waited until the Olympics ended, when Russian President Vladimir...
| 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...