Boston Marathon


  1. World Marathon Majors series introduces tougher anti-doping measures

    Associated Press

    Organizers of the World Marathon Majors series will increase drug-testing among elite runners.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2015
  2. Boston Marathon Survivor Learning To Run, Waiting To Testify

    Amy Van Deusen,

    Boston Marathon survivor Rebekah Gregory DiMartino talks about the physical stress of training for this year's race with her new prosthetic leg, and about the emotional stress of being on call to testify at the trial of alleged bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2015
  3. Meet The Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Who Lost A Leg -- And Then Became A Runner

    Rebekah Gregory DiMartino, as told to Amy Van Deusen,

    Rebekah Gregory DiMartino was standing with her family, watching the Boston Marathon when two bombs exploded on April 15, 2013. Now, after more than 35 surgeries to repair her body, she's training to run the 2015 marathon on a prosthetic leg.

    Story | Conversation | February 10, 2015
  4. Endurance sports -- Unknowns remain the Rita Jeptoo doping case

    Bonnie D. Ford,

    There are some clear penalties coming in the doping case of two-time defending Boston and Chicago Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo, but just how far the punishment will go remains to be seen, writes Bonnie D. Ford.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2015
  5. Boston Marathon, Chicago Marathon champ Rita Jeptoo banned 2 years for doping news services

    Athletics Kenya said Friday it has banned marathon champion Rita Jeptoo two years for doping.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2015