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Mamitu Daska won the B.A.A. 10k women's race. (Photo by Bree Sison-WBZ-TV)

B.A.A. 10K Defending Champions Stephen Sambu And Mamitu Daska Win Again

Defending champions Stephen Sambu of Kenya and Mamitu Daska of Ethiopia won the 2014 B.A.A. 10k in Boston Sunday morning, as Daska shattered the women’s course record.

06/22/2014

Elite Kenyan runners lead  Elmwood students on a short run. (Photo by Sera Congi-WBZ-TV)

Kenyan Boston Marathon Runners Honored At Hopkinton’s Elmwood School

About 600 screaming second and third graders greeted the runners with a rock star-like rally in the school gym.

04/17/2014

Dr. Elif Yavuz, left, a Harvard School of Public Health graduate, is among the dozens of people killed in a terrorist attack on a mall in Kenya. (Credit: Windgrove.com)

Harvard Graduate Among Those Killed In Terrorist Attack On Mall In Kenya

At least 62 people have been killed in the terrorist attack and three-day siege at a mall in Nairobi, Kenya, including a recent graduate of the Harvard School of Public Health.

09/23/2013

Kenyan marathoners visit the Elmwood School in Hopkinton Thursday.

Kenyan Runners Keep Boston Marathon Tradition At Hopkinton School

Students at Elmwood Elementary School in Hopkinton met Thursday with several visitors from the heart of Africa: world-class Kenyan runners who will compete in Monday’s running of the Boston Marathon.

04/11/2013

Sharon Cherop of Kenya and Wesley Korir of Kenya winners of the 116th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2012. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

2012 Boston Marathon Champs Korir, Cherop Returning For 2013

2012 Boston Marathon champions Sharon Cherop and Wesley Korir of Kenya will be defending their crowns come April.

12/18/2012

Donald Trump (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump’s October Surprise

While Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.

10/24/2012

1st: Helen Jemutai, Kenya. 2nd: Chelsea Reilly, Oakland. 3rd: Tara Erdmann, Portland OR in the Tufts 10K for Women. (Photo Credit: WBZ NewsRadio's Carl Stevens)

Kenyan, Two Americans Top Tufts 10K For Women

Kenya’s Helen Jemutai topped 8,000 other runners in Monday’s Tufts 10K for women.

10/08/2012

Barack Obama (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: It’s Obama’s Turn To Release Some Documents

While the “left” has distracted the campaign much too long by screaming about Romney’s tax information for months, the “right” has been asking for President Barack Obama’s academic records and other documents for years. The president should take his turn at disclosing long asked for documents.

09/25/2012

Wesley Korir of Kenya wins the 116th Boston Marathon on the April 15, 2012.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Kenya’s Wesley Korir Wins Boston Marathon

Kenya’s Wesley Korir fended off challenges from the heat and fellow countryman Levy Matebo to win the 2012 Boston Marathon Monday in 2 hours 12 minutes and 40 seconds.

04/16/2012

Kenyan villagers collecting fresh water. (Photo from Wells For Kenya)

Uxbridge Man Helps Provide Water To Kenya

Michael Martino is not someone most have heard of, but the Uxbridge man is a hero to many in Kenya.

03/30/2012

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