Boston Marathon memorials are in the works
Kathrine Switzer was 20 years old when she became the first woman to officially enter the Boston Marathon in 1967.
The 2011 and 2013 world marathon champion took the tape in 2:21:52 after breaking away from the field with around eight miles to go.
Keflezighi will run one more NY marathon before retiring, but said Boston will always be special to him.
Marcel Hug won the wheelchair race for the third time, outpushing 10-time champion Ernst Van Dyk and finishing in 1:18:04 to beat the course record and world best by 21 seconds.
Thousands of Palestinians rally in West Bank as prisoners launch hunger strike
In what appeared to be a punitive measure, Israel's prison service said Barghouti had been transferred to a different prison. Palestinian prisoners and detainees have suffered from torture, inhumane and degrading treatment, and medical negligence.
American Desi Linden was fourth behind Hasay - the first time since 1991 that two US women have finished in the top four.
Hayle gave Ethiopia its first-ever sweep a year ago when he pulled away from countryman and two-time champion (2013, 2015) Lelisa Desisa with about a mile to go to join Baysa on the victory stand.
(AP Photo/Bill Sikes). U.S. distance runners Galen Rupp, left front, Jared Ward, center, and Desiree Linden depart after a Boston Marathon media availability Friday, April 14, 2017, in advance of Monday's race in Boston. But a tailwind gusting up to 30 miles per hour could mean fast times, at least among the elite runners who would finish before the hottest part of the day. Murphy and his network of race sleuths on blog Marathon Investigation identified 15 people who had gained entrance into Boston this year that had no place there, he said.
Security will be high along the course, that begins in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, and passes through Boston's suburbs to the finish line on Boylston Street, where a pair of ethnic Chechen brothers in 2013 set off two homemade bombs, killing three people and injuring more than 200.
Mario Balotelli trolls Inter after AC Milan seal thrilling derby draw
Daniele De Rossi nearly scored a spectacular goal but his overhead kick from the edge of the area crashed off the post. The rossoneri managed to recover from two goals down against Inter scoring a late equalizer with Cristian Zapata .
The winners' times on the point-to-point Boston course are considered a world best and not a world record because of the possibility of a supportive tailwind like the one on Monday. In the 1960s, several women had completed marathons as bandits, but no woman had actually registered and completed the Boston Marathon until Kathrine Switzer did it in 1967. Switzer has since run 39marathons and started 261 Fearless, a foundation to support women runners.
Mobility impaired athletes - the blind and those with prostheses or other challenges - started at 8:50 a.m. Monday.
Sculptor Pablo Eduardo was chosen unanimously by the families to design the markers that will be placed on the two bombing sites on Boylston Street. Along the way, they were expected to be slowed by temperatures rising into the 70s. They'll be followed at 10 a.m.by the elite men.
Adam Sandler Pays Tribute to Charlie Murphy in Touching Interview
In addition to his work with Chappelle, Murphy appeared in films such as CB4 and shows such as The Boondocks and Black Jesus . At Mayer's show Wednesday night, Chappelle requested Mayer perform "You're Gonna Live Forever in Me" in Murphy's honor .
Google's settled an Android antitrust case with Russian Federation
Google will allow apps and competing search engines to be pre-loaded on devices, with a new tool to select the latter. In October 2015, Russia's Federal Anti-Monopoly Service ruled that Google violated the country's anti-monopoly laws.
Erdogan and Putin back investigation into Syria chemical attack
The World Health Organization concluded the symptoms experienced by the victims were consistent with exposure to nerve gas. Moscow offered the explanation that regime aircraft hit a chemical weapons facility controlled by rebels on the ground.
Police probe motives behind fatal San Bernardino classroom shooting
The family of Jonathan Martinez , the 8-year-old student killed in the shooting, did not wish to speak publicly, Marsden said. But those close to Smith told police she said Anderson's behavior had become odd and he had threatened her, Burguan said.
Thousands of evacuated Syrians stuck as transfer stalls
A senior opposition official said 20 fighters who guarded the buses were killed as well as dozens of passengers. One of those stranded is Ahmed Afandar from Madaya who has described the situation as "disastrous".
Police ID 4 found slain in NY park in suspected gang killing
But the brother of the 18-year-old killed stepped forward. "I don't know if this is my son or not". The FBI is working with authorities to find the gang members responsible for this week's slayings.
Putin and Tillerson agree that US-Russia relationship isn't going so well
And while Tillerson appeared Wednesday before reporters with Lavrov, he met beforehand for roughly two hours with Putin himself. Tillerson is on a thus-far-futile mission to persuade Putin to abandon support for Syrian President Bashar Assad.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Run Into Problems, Post-Android 7.0 Nougat Update
Besides the updated Android OS build, the update includes the February 2017 security update and system performance enhancements. The Galaxy Note 5 is moving to version N920AUCU4EQC6 while the S6 edge + is updating to version G928AUCU4EQC6.
Rangers get early advantage on Canadiens
But if we failed to acknowledge it before, it's worth mentioning it now: be prepared for the unexpected. The heavy wrist shot came and Lundqvist kicked it aside with a lightning-quick reaction.
The Usos to Defend, "Superstar Shakeup" Ends, More
It makes for an exciting, and complete roster , even though the argument is still there that RAW still has the biggest names. Why? Alexa Bliss on RAW will have the benefit of a new strong heel, that too one that's better on the mic than Charlotte .
Syria war: G7 seeks united front on Assad and Russia
His remarks on Sunday TV talk shows came after President Donald Trump's missile strike Thursday on a Syrian air base. It's also to get out the Iranian influence, which we think is causing so much friction and worse issues in the area.