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Apr 17
2 years after bombs, Boston Marathon looks forward, not back

BOSTON (AP) - It's been decades since you could run in the Boston Marathon without qualifying, before limits on the field size made entering - almost as much as finishing - something to which to aspire.

Apr 17
Go figure: Stat titles rarely lead to NBA titles

It's already known that Oklahoma City won't win the NBA title, since the Thunder didn't make the playoffs.

Apr 17
Prosecutor: Reputed mobster discussed stolen Boston artwork

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A reputed Connecticut mobster suspected of a connection to the artwork stolen from Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990 discussed the paintings with an undercover FBI agent, a prosecutor said Friday.

Apr 17
Flanagan, Linden lead US hopes for Boston women's win

BOSTON (AP) - The American men ended their slump when Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon in 2014, a cathartic victory that allowed the "Star-Spangled Banner" to play over Boylston Street one year after bombs exploded there.

Apr 17
Student charged after gun found in high school locker

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A 16-year-old high school student who was heard making a threat against a police officer was arrested Friday after a loaded handgun and ammunition were found in a school locker, authorities said.

Apr 17
St. Louis Marathon strips winner's title, says she cheated

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Organizers of the St. Louis marathon stripped the winner of her title this week, saying she had crept onto the course late in the race for the second consecutive year to make it appear she had run all 26.2 miles.