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Death sentence in Boston bomb case

BOSTON - A jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death Friday for the Boston Marathon bombing, sweeping aside pleas that he was just a "kid" who fell under the influence of his fanatical older brother. Tsarnaev...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-15/death-sentence-boston-bomb-c
Boston in festive mood for marathon two years after bombings

BOSTON (AP) - The weather was cold and damp but the atmosphere festive at Monday's running of the Boston Marathon, two years after pressure-cooker bombs exploded at the finish line and shattered one of sports' most cherished events.All...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-20/boston-festive-mood-
Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa wins Boston Marathon

...then soon after, and unfortunately, Lelisa did not get to have the kind of victory celebration that a champion of the Boston Marathon should have," Fleming said. "Lelisa, we want you to get your due today."Desisa was in the leading pack for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-20/ethiopian-lelisa-des
Boston bomber guilty on all counts

BOSTON - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed. Tsarnaev...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-08/boston-bomber-guilty-all-cou
New Brave Jonny Gomes hears cheers from old fans

...T-shirts made after the bombing. Gomes was one of the Red Sox players who placed the World Series trophy at the Boston Marathon finish line, close to where two bombs exploded that killed three people and injured more than 250 others.Gomes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-17/new-brave-jonny-gomes-he
Ballparks beef up security with the addition of metal detectors

...Citizens Bank Park ran a successful metal detector pilot program through an outfield gate last season.In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, baseball beefed security that was never much more than window dressing at most stadiums. Fans are not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-07/ballparks-beef-security-
Boston Marathon opens new 'front door' on Boylston Street

...Adidas ? the first in the U.S."Not only is the Boston Marathon the Carnegie Hall of running, but Boston is an amazing...race, attacks that galvanized runners and turned the Boston Marathon into a symbol of the city's resilience."It drew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-02/boston-marathon-open
Overtime

...Oliver Veskovac and Marie Habliyaremye. DopingMarathon star gets suspensionRita Jeptoo, a three-time winner of the Boston Marathon and two-time Chicago Marathon champion, was handed a two-year doping ban in a case that has cast a shadow over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-30/overtime
Kenyans have big day at Chicago Marathon

...in 2:04:32.Jeptoo was timed in 2:24:35 in winning her fourth consecutive major marathon.She also won the Boston Marathon in April and captured the 2013-14 World Marathon Majors points championship.Mare Dibaba, of Ethiopia, (2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-12/kenyans-have-big-day
American Meb Keflezighi wins Boston Marathon on 'special day'

...retiring after the 2012 NYC Marathon. But that race was canceled because of Superstorm Sandy, and he pulled out of the Boston Marathon last April because of injury. He watched the race from the stands at the finish line, but said he left about five...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-21/american-meb-keflezi