| May 4, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Say what you will about the 1980s, but the decade known for its neon, leg-warmers and over-the-top pop music usually conjures fun memories for most.
The music is usually described as cheesy, but it still turns to be favorites for many, including...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
When does the 2014 Belmont Stakes start?
NBC's race coverage begins at 4:30 p.m. today. More pre-race coverage is on NBCSN from 2:30-4:30 p.m.
The race, where California Chrome is attempting to win the Triple Crown, is slated to begin at 6:52 p.m. on...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The Times' Editorial Awards for 2013, handed out in a ceremony Thursday night, honored both accountability journalism and what Editor Davan Maharaj called “the ever-growing types of journalism we produce in this Digital Age.”
| May 6, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the Boston Marathon terrorism case are quarreling over whether alleged bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should remain in near-total jail lockdown before his trial begins this fall.
At the government's request, "special...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Three friends of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will be tried separately, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday, while rejecting a defense bid to move the proceedings out of Massachusetts.
U.S. District Judge Douglas P. Woodlock in Boston...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:00 PM
An immigrant cabdriver from Kyrgyzstan who was friends with the Tsarnaev brothers has been indicted in connection with destroying evidence from his computer and lying to the FBI about his relationship with the suspected Boston Marathon bombers, federal...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:04 PM
He was disappointing his father, second-guessing his divorce and practicing slothful habits in Miami. So writer Robert Andrew Powell sold everything, moved to Boulder, Colo., and laced up his running shoes.
The result: a developed taste for running...
| May 1, 2014
Marty Nothstein will be like a kid on Christmas morning come Sunday morning.
The Olympic gold medal winner and three-time world-champion cyclist is stoked for the 2014 Spring VeloFest at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown that runs 8:30...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:27 AM
They weren't supposed to go to Boston this year. Ron and Luni Tiongson already had completed that city's grueling, 26.2-mile marathon in each of the last two years.
"Three years in a row -- we wanted to give ourselves a break," said Luni Tiongson, 40....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:20 AM
On April 15, 2013, four south suburban runners, friends and training partners, started running toward Boylston Street, the finish line of the Boston Marathon. They stopped just half a mile short of their goal, after two bombings near the finish line...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Jeanne Dolan had four blocks to go before reaching the finish line at her first Boston Marathon last year.
Next week, the 57-year old Chicagoan will return to Boston with a family mantra in mind. It is a message her father scrawled on a poster during...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:31 AM
St. Charles resident Eugene "JJ" Schmidt remembers how quickly the mood shifted at the Boston Marathon last year when two bombs exploded near the finish line on Boylston Street.
The atmosphere at the race village that morning was unlike any other,...