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  • By Inger Sandal Arizona Daily Star

Bob Howard is a local runner who loves traveling to races around the country.

  • By Jimmy Golen The Associated Press

BOSTON — Meb Keflezighi fled the East African nation of Eritrea as a 12-year-old boy, coming to the United States to escape war and poverty. T…

  • The Associated Press

Newlyweds who each lost a leg in last year’s bombing completed the Boston Marathon together this year, riding handcycles for the 26.2-mile course.

  • Lennox Mclendon

No. 46 tie: "St. Elsewhere" --  Washington left, who portrayed Dr. Chandler on NBC's "St. Elsewhere," keeps an eye on Olympian Alberto Salazer…

BOSTON — Judy Clarke, the prominent death penalty lawyer who represented Tucson shooter Jared Lee Loughner, is joining the team representing t…

  • CHARLES KRUPA / AP

Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia breaks the finish-tape after a three-way sprint down Boylston Street.

  • ELISE AMENDOLA / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Rita Jeptoo and Lelisa Desisa pose at the finish line after winning the women's and men's divisions.

  • Jimmy Golen The Associated Press

BOSTON - About three hours after Lelisa Desisa and Rita Jeptoo crossed the line to win the Boston Marathon titles, two bomb blasts near the fi…

  • BEN KIRKBY

Ben Kirkby Arizona Daily Star

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Ben Kirkby Arizona Daily Star

  • Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

The Tucson Marathon is known for its fast course and moderate winter temperatures.

  • By Cathalena E. Burch Arizona Daily Star

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  • Patrick Finley Arizona Daily Star

I knew Abdi Abdirahman was smiling, because, well, he's always smiling.

  • ERIC RISBERG / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS 2008

Abdi Abdirahman, seen here winning the 10,000-meter run at the 2008 U.S. Olympic trials, qualified for this year's Olympics in the marathon.

  • Patrick Finley Arizona Daily Star

Before you ask, the Barefoot Marathoner wears shoes when he's singing. The past few weeks, he's been more concerned with his arms than his legs, anyway. Holding the microphone while he dances has proven problematic.

  • CHARLES KRUPA / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

The Kenyan domination of America's most famous marathon continued as Wesley Korir, left, won the men's race and Sharon Cherop took the fiercel…

  • The Associated Press The Associated Press

BOSTON - Trailing the leaders by 200 yards when the Boston Marathon slogged through Heartbreak Hill, Wesley Korir passed them one by one until…

  • Patrick Finley Arizona Daily Star

With about 800 meters left in Monday's Boston Marathon, Shirley Reilly made her move. The 26-year-old Tucsonan passed Wakako Tsuchida, the five-time Boston Marathon women's wheelchair champion.

  • ELISE AMENDOLA / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Shirley Reilly said that, uncharacteristically, she cried as she met her parents, Kevin and Dora, after the race. "I'm kind of embarrassed abo…

  • By Patrick Finley, Arizona Daily Star

What started last year as a tribute to her late brother, a thank-you to the hospital that extended his life by years, was cruelly compounded i…