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Six Years After the Tragedy, the Boston Marathon Bombing Memorial Is Complete

2 hours ago   |   Time

BOSTON - Three stone pillars were placed Monday near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, marking the final step in a $2 million effort to memorialize the bombing that...
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Final stones added to Boston Marathon bombing memorial

Final stones added to Boston Marathon bombing memorial

8 hours ago   |   WMUR

The stones were gathered from sites around the city that have meaning for each victim's family.
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Tennis-Marathon man Medvedev beats Goffin for Cincinnati crown

1 day ago   |   National Post

Russian Daniil Medvedev survived cramps and tantrum where he cracked a racquet to clinch his first Masters 1000 title on Sunday with a 7-6(3) 6-4 win over David Goffin in the...
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Nationals blast eight home runs, pound Brewers in series finale

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

Only a few hours after losing 14-inning marathon, Washington's offense looks anything but hung over in 16-8 rout.
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‘Brittany Runs a Marathon' & finds herself

‘Brittany Runs a Marathon' & finds herself

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Brittany Forgler is the type of young woman who's everybody's friend - funny, outgoing and with a love of a good time. Then the wake-up call comes. As played by Jillian Bell in...
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Nike track shoes used in 1972 Olympic trials sell for $50G

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A pair of handmade Nike track shoes from the 1972 Olympic trials has sold for $50,000. Dave Russell, of Sacramento, sold the rare kicks last month to a...
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Ralph Hasenhuttl Expecting to Face 'Best Possible' Liverpool on Saturday Despite Marathon Super Cup

4 days ago   |   SI


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'The Marathon Continues': Fans Celebrate Nipsey Hussle's Birthday 5 Months After Rapper's Tragic Death

4 days ago   |   Newsweek

Fans shared pictures, quotes and their favorite Nipsey Hussle song lyrics to commemorate California rapper on what would have been his 34th birthday.
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Eliud Kipchoge: Running Under Two Hours for the Marathon Is Like the Moon Landing

5 days ago   |   SI

The sub-two attempt is set for Oct. 12-20th in Vienna.
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Racing to Rebuild the Middle East

5 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In mid-November, before Beirut even had time to recover from Lebanon's presidential election a month before, the city was again awash with banners and slogans, this time for...
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NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

Steelers WR Johnson dedicates rookie year to late coach

Steelers WR Johnson dedicates rookie year to late coach

Caught his first NFL TD in team's first game since Darryl Drake's passing Read more ...

Braves claim speedster Billy Hamilton off waivers after Ender Inciarte's injury

Braves claim speedster Billy Hamilton off waivers after Ender Inciarte's injury

The 28-year-old outfielder was designated for assignment by the Royals last week. Read more ...

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia

Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain's picks to play tournaments and stay sharp over the next three... Read more ...

Dolphins' Kenny Stills criticizes Jay-Z's 'kneeling' comment after revealing...

Dolphins' Kenny Stills criticizes Jay-Z's 'kneeling' comment after revealing NFL partnership

"It doesn't sit right with me. I don't think it was handled the right way. But you never know," Stills said. Read more ...

Pogba has penalty saved as Man United held 1-1 by Wolves

Pogba has penalty saved as Man United held 1-1 by Wolves

WOLVERHAMPTON, England - Paul Pogba missed a penalty for the fourth time in the past year as Manchester United had to settle for 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderers in the English... Read more ...

Rookies expect Cam Reddish, not Zion Williamson, to have best NBA career of...

Rookies expect Cam Reddish, not Zion Williamson, to have best NBA career of 2019 class

Reddish, who was selected No. 10 by the Hawks, and Williamson were teammates at Duke. Read more ...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. releases first public statement after plane crash

Dale Earnhardt Jr. releases first public statement after plane crash

"We are truly blessed that all on board escaped with no serious injuries, including our daughter, our pilots and our dog," Earnhardt said. Read more ...

USWNT's equal-pay battle now has a court date

USWNT's equal-pay battle now has a court date

While the U.S. Women's National Team makes its final preparations for the 2020 Olympics, it will finally get its date in court. A trial date for the team's gender... Read more ...

Patriots place Gordon on non-football injury list

Patriots place Gordon on non-football injury list

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots have placed receiver Josh Gordon on the non-football injury list while he gets back into shape following his suspension. Read more ...