117th Boston Marathon

Fans arrive for the game. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bruins-Senators Game Postponed, Celtics-Pacers Game Canceled After Explosions

The Boston Bruins game against the Ottawa Senators at the TD Garden on Monday night has been postponed due to the events in Boston during the Boston Marathon.


The elite women line up before the start of the 2013 Boston Marathon.

117th Boston Marathon Preview: Could An American Win?

After some of the elite American men dropped out, experts say Shalane Flanagan of Marblehead could be the United States’ best chance for a win Monday.


Members of the 117th Boston Marathon Spotters Network attend a meeting at the WBZ Studios. (Courtesy Tracs, Inc.)

Spotters Network Ready To Be Eyes Of Boston Marathon For WBZ-TV

On a day when millions of eyes are fixed on the Boston Marathon, these are the 200 that are most important.


Greg Meyer is the last American to win the Boston Marathon, but he thinks that could chance come Monday.

Could An American Win 117th Boston Marathon? Greg Meyer Thinks It Could Happen

Could an American runner win the 117th Boston Marathon? The last one to do so, Greg Meyer, thinks it could happen.


Boston Arts Academy

Boston Arts Academy Prepares For Marathon

There’s another B.A.A. of the Boston Marathon, and they too are gearing up for Monday’s 117th running of the world famous race.


Heather Rue and Tom Nealon.

Unlikely Marathon Partners Make Big Difference

10 years ago, Tom Nealon started running the Boston Marathon to raise money for the American Liver Foundation. This year’s running will be his last, but there’s a new twist involving the family he’s been helping out the last decade.


Abdihakem Abdirahman of the United States of America competes in the Men's 10,000m Final on day three of the 11th IAAF World Athletics Championships on August 27, 2007 at the Nagai Stadium in Osaka, Japan. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

American Abdi Abdirahman Drops Out Of Boston Marathon

Another American runner has dropped out of Monday’s 117th running of the Boston Marathon.


Marblehead's Shalane Flanagan celebrates after winning the Women's 10,000 meter run on day one of the USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in 2011. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Confident Shalane Flanagan Eyes Boston Marathon Victory

Marblehead’s Shalane Flanagan is not only running her first Boston Marathon, she’s confident she can be the first American to win the race in nearly 30 years.


Marathon training

Boston Marathon: Boston Health Care For Homeless Program

Some runners in the 117th Boston Marathon are running for the Boston Health Care for Homeless Program, a free-standing hospital and respite center caring exclusively for the city’s homeless men, women and children, including a member of the WBZ-TV family.


Meb Keflezighi of the United States crosses the finish line of the 110th Boston Marathon. (Photo courtesy: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Meb Keflezighi Pulls Out Of Boston Marathon With Calf Injury

A calf injury has forced American runner Meb Keflezighi to pull out of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon.