120th Boston Marathon

A day and an event to celebrate in Boston

All along the route, thousands of runners and thousands of spectators celebrated the event and the day.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/cullen-10552.jpg The new normal on Marathon Monday

This year, there was a balance between remembering 2013 and the joy of the event.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/160418_WALKER_Marathon_14743xs-003.jpg When his feet were beat, runner got a hand

Jim Driscoll and Mitch Kies helped Ari Ofsevit cross the finish line in just over three hours.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/200_baumans.jpg A special moment for Jeff Bauman and his wife at finish line

Erin Bauman never got to finish the Boston Marathon in 2013. On Monday, she completed the 26.2-mile route.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/200_adrienne_haslet_davis.jpg Bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet-Davis crosses finish line

Haslet, who lost part of her left leg in the 2013 bombings, finished the Marathon on a prosthetic leg.

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Scenes from the Boston Marathon

A marathon of motion and emotion

See photos from the 2016 Boston Marathon, with all its excitement, dedication, and excellence.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Gasper1-10489.jpg A journey measured in months, not just miles

Running in the Boston Marathon is a triumph of heart, body and mind.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/200_hillary.jpg Hillary Clinton seeks to quiet critics with solid N.Y. win

Voters head to the polls later Tuesday in the Empire State.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/03/02/BostonGlobe.com/National/Images/Tlumacki_trumpheadquarters_national100.jpg Battle for Mass. GOP convention delegates intensifies

Donald Trump won the Mass. Republican primary, but Ted Cruz could wind up with a plurality of the state?s delegates.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_statehospital5_met.jpg Bridgewater State Hospital overhaul remains unfunded

Former governor Deval Patrick proposed ambitious changes at the hospital in 2014, but lawmakers largely scrapped the plan.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/greenhouse_19hawking-4_metro.jpg Stephen Hawking casts some light on black holes

The legendary physicist held a Harvard audience rapt in a lecture and discussion on the cosmos.

Jessica Rinaldi (left) and Farah Stockman both won Pulitzer Prizes on Monday.

Globe wins two Pulitzer Prizes

The Boston Globe won two Pulitzers ? one for commentary and one for feature photography ? on Monday.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/12/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/hep_c_01-001.jpg Insurers balk at paying for hepatitis C drugs

The drugs are effective ? but they?re also very expensive.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/04/16/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/160416_WALKER_19juicing_6561.jpg Recipe for success in juicing field is anything but smooth

The economics of selling fresh juice to the thirsty masses comes with long hours and plenty of pitfalls.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/19/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/ryan_signal4_met[1][1].jpg State to seek penalties against Amtrak for rail disruptions

Problems with an Amtrak-owned signal system near South Station delayed or canceled 40 commuter trains Sunday.

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