Desi Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

BOSTON (AP) — Desiree Linden splashed her way through icy rain and a near-gale headwind to win the Boston Marathon on Monday, the first victory for an American woman since 1985.

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  • Written by By JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

Boston marks 5 years since marathon attack with tributes

 

BOSTON (AP) — The bells of Old South Church in Boston rang at 2:49 p.m. to commemorate a citywide moment of silence in honor of Boston Marathon bombing survivors and victims.

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