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?”
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.
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.
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.
The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.
A week after the Boston bombings, Chicago’s running community gathered to run and remember.
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 .
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been formally charged in the Boston Marathon bombings, according to CBS News.
Chicago Police are sending six officers to Boston to help with the marathon bombing investigation.
Five friendly retrievers are now in Boston trying to help ease the pain inflicted by the Marathon Bombing.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Boston Marathon champion Wesley Korir will be running in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon this year.
Kenya’s Moses Mosop set the record for fastest debut marathon when he completed the 2011 Boston Marathon in 2:03:06. Now Mosop will look to top that time when he competes in the 2011 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.