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BOSTON (AP) — Desiree Linden splashed her way through icy rain and a near-gale headwind to win the Boston Marathon on Monday, the first victory for an American woman since 1985. The two-time Olympian and 2011 Boston runner-up pulled away at the end of Heartbreak Hill to win in 2...
LEGGETT, Calif. (AP) — Crews searching for a family whose vehicle plunged into a rain-swollen Northern California river more than a week ago have found the sport utility vehicle and the body of a man and a girl inside it, authorities said Monday. Searchers located the car Sunday...
NEW YORK (AP) — Raphael Golb's conviction wasn't quite like any other: using online aliases to discredit his father's adversary in a scholarly debate over the Dead Sea Scrolls. The 9-year-old case got a New York law thrown out and finally ended Monday with no jail time for Golb...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a New York man's conviction in a debate over the Dead Sea Scrolls (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A New York man convicted of using online aliases to discredit his father's detractors in a debate over the Dead Sea Scrolls won't go to jail in the...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon (all times local): 11 a.m. Marcel Hug (HOOG) has won the men's wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon for a fourth consecutive year. The 33-year-old from Switzerland took a commanding lead in the second half of...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on efforts by President Donald Trump and his personal lawyer to stop criminal prosecutors from reviewing materials seized in raids before they have a chance to review them for potential breach of attorney-client privilege. (all times local): 10:40 a.m...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon (all times local): 9:45 a.m. The top women are off at the Boston Marathon. Forty elite competitors have left Hopkinton on their way to Copley Square on Monday. Among them are Olympic medalist Shalane Flanagan...
CHICAGO (AP) — New research suggests that many more lung cancer patients may benefit from treatments that boost the immune system, which have scored some of their biggest wins until now in less common forms of the disease. One study found using one of these drugs — Merck's...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Seven inmates have been killed and at least 17 others seriously injured amid fighting between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after State Law Enforcement Division agents...