Boston Marathon

Black Lives Holds Peaceful Protest At Twin Cities MarathonMembers of the St. Paul-based Black Lives Matter group have held a peaceful rally at the Twin Cities Marathon. The group initially vowed to disrupt Sunday's marathon to raise awareness about issues between St. Paul police and people of color.
Boston Marathon Bomber Apologizes For The First TimeIn a startling turn, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized for the lethal attack for the first time Wednesday just before a judge formally sentenced him to death.
Penalty Phase Opens In Boston Marathon Bombing Trial The life-or-death phase in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev got underway Tuesday with a prosecutor showing the jury a photo of Tsarnaev giving the finger to a security camera in his jail cell three months after the attack.
Minneapolis Man Prepares For Boston Marathon After Missing 2013 TragedyMatt Grey was originally supposed to run his first Boston two years ago, but after signing up, he had to drop out after deciding to move to Minneapolis right before the race. Instead, he watched from home as the horror of that day unfolded.
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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Convicted In Boston Marathon BombingDzhokhar Tsarnaev has been convicted in the 2013 bombing of the Boston Marathon.
MN Cancer Patient Who Ran Boston Marathon DiesA Minnesota woman who returned this year to finish the Boston Marathon despite her battle with cancer has died. Elinor Scott-Sutter had nearly finished the marathon in 2013 when two pressure cooker bombs exploded, killed three people and injured dozens of others.
MN Mom, Who Returned To Boston Marathon After Bombings, Dies A Minnesota mom who finished the Boston Marathon--a year after terrorist bombings kept her from crossing the finish line--died on Friday.
Minn. Woman Finishes Boston Marathon Against The Odds Thousands of runners finished the Boston Marathon on Monday, something that was taken away from many of them last year. Fifty-one-year-old Elinor Scott of St. Louis Park was just three-quarters of a mile from finishing her dream, when two explosions forced her off the course.
Stillwater Man Helps Carry Fellow Boston Marathoner As the soreness sets in for Boston marathoners, so do the images. A few hundred meters from the finish line, a runner could no longer stand. Several others stopped to carry him closer so he could gain strength and cross the finish line. One of the helper is from Stillwater, and the moment so many are talking about is one which Mike Johnson never thought would be discussed again.
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1 Year From Bombings, Annandale Woman Heading To Boston To Finish MarathonA year after the Boston Marathon bombings that killed three people and injured hundreds, one Minnesota woman is going back to finish the race she started. "I knew it’d be emotional going back," Jody Zylstra, from Annandale, said. "But this week is feeling like hurry up and wait."