Meb Keflezighi inspired America with last year's Boston Marathon win, and there are plenty of reasons to think he can (and cannot) repeat that success in what will be a different race in 2015.
The elite fields for the Boston Marathon gathered Friday afternoon to meet the media and discuss their race plans, and the most talked-about name discussed was one no one mentioned ahead of the 2014 race: Meb Keflezighi.
After high-profile doping scandals rocked the long-distance circuit, national and world officials have responded with assertive action. And new protocols begin in earnest at the Boston Marathon.
USA Cycling is reconsidering its selections for next month's Pan Am Championships, a decision that could keep reigning Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong from beginning her comeback.
The resilient granddaughter of a Celtics executive is Stepping Strong.
How has the Boston Marathon changed since it was first run in 1897? Runner's World's Evolution of Running infographic shows just how different things are today.
Autism has been a challenge for twins Alex and Jamie Schneider, but their love of running has proved therapeutic for the boys and their family, who are at the Boston Marathon for the fourth time.
We do not yet know the result of Lance Armstrong's reported meeting with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, but could a third comeback result in something actually genuine?
Police are searching for a thief who stole nearly a dozen pairs of donated sneakers and athletic items from two Boston Marathon bombing survivors.
Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray is still learning how to navigate the post-bombings landscape at his race, looking forward while continuing to remember those affected by events two years ago.
Olympic medalist and elite marathoner Shalane Flanagan is adding cookbook author to her resume. She takes a break from Boston Marathon preparation to talk about healthy fats and good eats.
Boston's hometown favorite Shalane Flanagan shares the meal that fuels her long runs -- and that she hopes places her on the podium at Monday's marathon.
Former Boston University sprinter Uzo Aduba (aka Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren in the hit show "Orange Is the New Black") preps to run her second marathon next week in Boston.
Bennett Beach has completed 47 straight Boston Marathons in spite of a neurological condition and the 2013 bombings . He comes to the start line this year eyeing the record of 58 completed races.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed.
Kendall Schler is being stripped of her St. Louis Marathon women's title after officials concluded she didn't run the full course either year.
Kenya's athletics federation has suspended the agents of marathon world-record holder Dennis Kimetto and other top stars while it investigates the spike in doping among the country's runners.
John Degenkolb achieved a rare double Sunday as he outsprinted his rivals in the Roubaix Velodrome to win the Queen of Classics after triumphing in Milan-San Remo earlier this year.
Mark Korir of Kenya surprised many including himself as he won the Paris marathon on Sunday to claim the biggest victory of his career.
Dick Hoyt, who over the decades have become among the most recognizable faces of the Boston Marathon, on Thursday was named grand marshal for this year's race.
American Shalane Flanagan feels fresh and is aiming for a top-three finish at the Boston Marathon, and she doesn't rule out winning her hometown race on the strength of a new training regimen.
A New York man who recently won three marathons in three states in eight days says his winnings will go toward paying his infant son's medical bills for a developmental congenital disorder.
There were two terrible crashes, both involving service cars, during the 2015 Tour of Flanders held in Belgium.
Phil Gaimon's latest dispatch from the world of bike racing looks at early-season action, including hipster bikes indoors, a bearded beast and some crash-filled races.