Tatyana McFadden celebrates with Bill Richard, the father of Boston bombing victim Martin Richard, after McFadden won the women’s wheelchair marathon in Boston yesterday. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

Security was tight yesterday for the second marathon since the Boston bombings as spectators lined the route to cheer on the 30,000 runners.On Boston (...)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev:  Charged with using a weapon of mass destruction in an attack on the April 15th, 2013, Boston Marathon along with his brother Tamerlan, who was later killed during a shootout with police. Photograph: EPA

Denise Richard sobbed in court as the prosecutor graphically described the horrific injuries inflicted on her eight-year-old son Martin by a bomb blas(...)

Running towards the bombs
  • US
  • April 20, 2013, 07:00

Fifteen years ago, on a summer’s day that didn’t feel like a summer’s day, my wife and I were walking with our young sons on the promenade in B(...)