Boston Marathon officials' grand gesture takes care of runners
The B.A.A. extended an invitation to all potential runners who were greatly impacted by the bombings. The response was tremendous.
Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face
13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche
Boston Marathon bombings turned producer's task into day of decisions
Steve Silva was busy at work for The Boston Globe on Marathon Monday when the bombs detonated. And then a producer's project turned into real-life trauma, drama, as jubilation turned to terror.VIEW MORE »
Marathon bombing couldn't dash 'dreams' for these students
The co-directors of the Dreamafar High School Marathon were undeterred from having their students achieve the goals they had been chasing.
NCAA could force hardship transfers to sit 1 year
Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12
Vietnam pulls out of hosting Asian Games
The fix has been in: Papyrus shows ancient wrestling match was rigged
Who says game-fixing is a modern thing? A recently-unearthed document from Ancient Greece showed a wrestling match from 267 A.D. was fixed.VIEW MORE »