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Three Years Later, the Story of the Boston Marathon Bombing Approaches "Finish Line"

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 15
Devon Scalisi is one of a cast of ten actors who have brought Joey Frangieh and Lisa Rafferty's play "Finish Line" to life in preview performances. The play is about the bombing of the Boston Marathon in 2013. Scalisi shared his thoughts with EDGE.

Russian Journalist Masha Gessen Speaks at JCC San Francisco

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 10
On Wednesday, April 29, Russian-American journalist, author and LGBT activist Masha Gessen will present "From Putin to Pussy Riot and Beyond" with Washington Post National Security Editor Peter Finn at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.

'OITNB''s 'Crazy Eyes' to Run Boston Marathon for Cancer Research

Apr 7
There's nothing crazy about Uzo Aduba's latest endeavor. The actress who plays Crazy Eyes on "Orange is the New Black" is preparing to run the Boston Marathon to raise money for cancer research.

Long-Term AIDS Survivor Runs Boston Marathon for Victims

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 23
On Monday, April 21, long-term AIDS survivor Stephen Kovacev returned to run in this year’s Boston Marathon, in honor of those who lost their lives.

American Wins Boston Marathon

By Pat Eaton-Robb | Apr 21
American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured.

After Bombs, Boston Marathon Under Tight Security

By Jimmy Golen | Apr 21
For the 118th edition of the world’s oldest annual marathon, security along the course will be tighter than ever.

Boston Prepares for Huge Wave of Marathon Visitors

By Philip Marcelo | Apr 20
With an expanded field of runners and the memory of last year’s bombings elevating interest in one of the world’s great races, the 2014 Boston Marathon could bring an unprecedented wave of visitors and an influx of tourism dollars to the area.

Marathon Victim Sues Glenn Beck For Defamation

Apr 1
A Saudi Arabian man injured in the Boston Marathon bombings has filed a defamation lawsuit against Glenn Beck, accusing the conservative commentator of saying on the air that the plaintiff was "the money man" behind the attack.

NYC Marathon Returns Amid Increased Security

By Rachel Cohen | Nov 2
The increased security Sunday will be most evident near the finish line in Central Park. There will be barricades around the park limiting entry points, bag checks, bomb-sniffing dogs.

Boston Bombing Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

By Denise Lavoie and Jay Lindsay | Jul 10
His arm in a cast and his face swollen, a blase-looking Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing in a seven-minute proceeding that marked his first appearance in public since his capture in mid-April.

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