Boston Marathon coverage

Boston reclaims Marathon Monday

One runner said this year the city and the running community are taking back the historic race.

Runners and spectators crowded the finish line on Boyston Street on Sunday.

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Runners and spectators crowded the finish line on Boyston Street on Sunday.

Dan Kubitza of Houston played catch with his children on Boylston Street.

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Dan Kubitza of Houston played catch with his children on Boylston Street.

Runner Farshid Parandian of Austin posed for a picture on the Marathon finish line.

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Farshid Parandian of Austin posed for a picture on the Marathon finish line.

Kelsey Breathitt of Cincinnati (center)  took a picture with Kayleigh Skinner, of Jackson, Miss., at the finish line.

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Visitors to the finish line took pictures on Sunday.

A worker made some last-minute adjustments to a Boston Marathon banner.

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A worker made some last-minute adjustments to a Boston Marathon banner.

Runners pose for portraits at the finish line on Boylston.

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Runners pose for portraits at the finish line on Boylston.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/14/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/kreiter_chang2_met.jpg New schools chief names transition team

Tommy Chang’s transition team will consist of more than 30 members who represent a wide cross-section of the education sector.

Body of Franklin man found in Hopkinton lake

Police believe Nicholas Horton was one of three people in a canoe that capsized on the lake late Saturday night.


A helicopter and a ship took part in a rescue operation off the coast of Sicily following a shipwreck.

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Hundreds missing as migrant boat sinks off Italy

Italian prosecutors said a Bangladeshi survivor said hundreds had been locked in the hold by smugglers.

Hingham

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/skerrette.jpg Randolph man charged with ‘upskirting’ at store

Police said they observed Terrell Anthony Skerrette, 28, follow a 45-year-old woman and take several photos

Workers boarded up storefronts damaged by the fire.

Fire causes $1 million in damage to Belmont businesses

At least six businesses were damaged in the fire and some could be closed for months.

Kingston, R.I.

Person killed after Amtrak train hits car on tracks

None of the train’s 207 passengers was injured, Amtrak officials said.

Kyrie Irving shot 52 percent from the field.

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CAVALIERS 113, CELTICS 100

Cavaliers roll past Celtics in Game 1

Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 22 points off the bench. Kelly Olynyk scored 12, and Marcus Smart added 10.

Elite marathon runner Amy Hastings Cragg shows the handles made with pipe cleaners on the water bottles she will use in 2015 Boston Marathon. She decorated the bottles on Saturday, April 18, 2015. (Shira Springer/Globe staff)

Water bottles are peformance art for the marathon

Elites make sure their bottles are distinctive so that they can grab them while on the run.

Boston MA 4/19/15 Boston Red Sox Hanley Ramirez connects for a single against the Baltimore Orioles during fifth inning action at Fenway Park on Sunday April 19, 2015. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) Topic: Red Sox-Orioles Reporter: Peter Abraham

Orioles 8, Red Sox 3

Red Sox lose two straight for first time this season

Sox starter Rick Porcello went five innings in the 8-3 defeat, giving up eight runs on 12 hits.

Bruins CEO Charlie Jacobs (left) and President Cam Neely showed last week that they are in charge, and the people below them on the masthead are expected to fall in line.

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Bruins take hard-line leadership approach

CEO Charlie Jacobs and President Cam Neely showed last week that they are in charge of the franchise’s fortunes.

A mostly-empty Green Line car in service late on a recent Friday night.

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Nicole Dungca | Starts & Stops

Weekend T riders face earlier trip home, but it could be worse

Instead of eliminating late night MBTA service, officials last week opted to scale it back.

Kevin Cullen

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/10/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cullen_20131018.jpg Listen to Bill and Denise Richard, and give him life in prison

Let’s remember the people who really matter, not Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/200_julie_wade.jpg For Julie Wade, ‘Running thru chemo’ more than a mantra

The Savannah, Ga., attorney continued training for the Boston Marathon through her breast cancer treatment.

Stephen Michael Dodd.

Long-simmering abuse charges roil Maine city

Emboldened by Matt Lauzon’s courage, several other men have emerged to allege that a Biddeford police officer had molested and raped them.

Marathon trial podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/02/28/BostonGlobe.com/Special/Advance/Images/podcast.jpg Episode 19: What to expect in penalty phase of Tsarnaev trial

This interactive timeline highlights trial coverage and a podcast featuring Globe columnist Kevin Cullen and WBUR reporter David Boeri.

Opinion

Greg Watson

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/03/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/AP927020168749.jpg Is Cuba the future of farming?

The small country’s success in sustainable agriculture now has the rapt attention of US interests.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Coachella 2015

Music fans gathered to hear a wide variety of musical styles at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.