A man arrested near the Boston Marathon finish line carrying a rice cooker in a backpack on the anniversary of the 2013 bombings has been found competent to stand trial.
Reporters, producers and photographers from WBZ-TV were among the thousands of runners participating in the 118th Boston Marathon.
Crowds flocked to the Boston Marathon finish line Sunday but on Monday the area will essentially be locked down with heightened security in place.
David Ortiz wants to visit the Boston Marathon finish line Monday after the Red Sox are done with their Patriots’ Day game against Baltimore.
CBS Boston has you covered for the 118th Boston Marathon, with live coverage on CBSBoston.com, WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030.
Emotional tributes marked the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings Tuesday, honoring the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.
“One year later, we also stand in awe of the men and women who continue to inspire us – learning to stand, walk, dance and run again,” the president said Tuesday.
Old South Church on Boylston Street has received thousands of blue and yellow scarves for marathon runners.
Bill Maher said the moment at the marathon finish line during the Red Sox parade was inappropriate because the city “was not leveled by Godzilla.”
A bittersweet moment during the parade took place near the Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston Street where three spectators died in the bombings during the April race.