Boston Marathon

Police and medical personnel move a wounded Canadian soldier into an ambulance after a shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada. (Michel Comte/AFP/Getty Images)

Leafs-Senators Game Postponed After Shootings In Ottawa

A gunman entered parliament in Ottawa on Wednesday morning.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

Meb Keflezighi wins the 2014 Boston Marathon. (Getty Images)

Meb Keflezighi Becomes First American Male To Win Boston Marathon Since ’83

Keflezighi held off Kenyan Wilson Chebet by 11 seconds for the victory.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2014

Wellesley College students and alums cheer for Boston Marathon runners and offer them kisses at the "Scream Tunnel" at the halfway point of the race. (Credit: Facebook)

Highland Park Woman To Join Scream Tunnel At Boston Marathon

For 21-year old Elizabeth Kapnick, attending Wellesley College is a family tradition. Participating in the famous “Scream Tunnel” at the Boston Marathon is too.

04/18/2014

Boston Marathon finish line. (Getty Images)

View: Sports Illustrated Cover Features Several Thousand Proud Bostonians

The cover commemorates the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2014

Several people were injured in a pair of explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

One Year Later, Chicago Area Runners Remember Boston Bombings

One year ago, Mark Busiak was in Boston and on Tuesday, he stood outside Old St. Pat’s where bells marked the anniversary of the Boston tragedy.

04/15/2014

Peter Gammons.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Peter Gammons Outrage Is A Joke

I sit back on my swivel chair watching little vultures trying to do the actual kill rather than merely pick apart the carcass and I think to myself, “What is this? What are we doing here?”

670 The Score–11/22/2013

Bostonian Laura Wellington is here to run the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. (CBS)

Runner Who Couldn’t Complete Boston Marathon Will Finish The Job In Chicago

Laura Wellington was just shy of the finish line in April when the bombs went off in Boston. She’s in Chicago this weekend to complete a marathon, CBS 2′s Courtney Gousman reports.

10/11/2013

The 2011 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Law Enforcement Boosts Safety Measures For Marathon

Bomb-sniffing dogs, patrolling officers and random bag checks will be at the surface of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon next weekend, but the covert security measures that play out beneath the waterline are equally important, law enforcement officials said.

10/06/2013

Beth Roche of Highland, Ind. participated in the Chicago Marathon last year. (Facebook)

Highland, Ind. Woman Recovering After Boston Marathon: ‘You Have To Go Forward’

Beth Roche had just cheered from the sidelines April 15 as her daughter, Rebecca, crossed the finish line when the first of the two bombs went off. The mother’s left leg suffered extensive damage.

04/29/2013

(credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

Chicago runners gather to commemorate the Boston Marathon Monday, a week after the bombings. (Lisa Fielding/WBBM)

Chicago Runners Gather To Honor Boston Marathon

A week after the Boston bombings, Chicago’s running community gathered to run and remember.

04/22/2013

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Chicago May Update Emergency Plans In Wake Of Boston Terror Attack

Mayor Emanuel says Chicago may revise its emergency medical plans in light of Boston’s response to the Boston Marathon bombings a week ago, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore .

04/22/2013

Surveillance image of the two suspects in the bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon. (Credit: FBI)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect Officially Charged

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been formally charged in the Boston Marathon bombings, according to CBS News.

04/22/2013

Surveillance image of the two suspects in the bombings at the 2013 Boston Marathon. (Credit: FBI)

Chicago Police To Send Six Officers To Boston

Chicago Police are sending six officers to Boston to help with the marathon bombing investigation.

04/19/2013

Sadie, a dachshund, visits with Bernadette Slesinski-Evans, a cancer patient at Rush University Medical Center. (Credit: Rush University Medical Center)

Chicago Area Therapy Dogs Arrive In Boston

Five friendly retrievers are now in Boston trying to help ease the pain inflicted by the Marathon Bombing.

04/17/2013

Multiple People Injured After Explosions Near Finish Line at Boston Marathon

Local Expert: Anxiety Normal After Boston Terror Attack

Much like 9-11, the terror strike at the Boston Marathon has caused a lot of anxiety, with people worrying their city could be next.

04/17/2013

Runners take part in a  unity run to show solidarity with those killed and injured in Boston. (Credit: CBS)

Unity Run Shows Solidarity With Victims Of Boston Bomb Attack

Chicago’s running community is showing its support for Boston and the victims of Monday’s tragic bomb attack. As CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports, it happened Tuesday night.

04/16/2013

Several people were injured in a pair of explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Local Terrorism Expert: Boston Bombing Designed To Send Message

A University of Chicago Terrorism analyst says the Boston Bomb placement shows it was designed not for maximum lethality but to send a message by maiming and wounding.

04/16/2013

A runner reacts near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Chicago Residents Describe The Horror Of The Boston Blasts

Several Chicago-area residents who had traveled to Boston this week to be a part of the prestigious running event instead became witness to horror.

04/15/2013

Several people were injured in a pair of explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

Chicago On Alert After Boston Marathon Explosions

Three people are dead and more than 100 injured after two bombs went off near the Boston Marathon finish line Monday afternoon. It happened around 2:50 p.m. outside Marathon Sports on Boylston Street as thousands of runners were finishing the race.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2013

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