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London Marathon

Beautiful Marathons Across The Globe

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 11.02.2013 | Travel

Part of the beauty of running a race is taking in the scenery around you. With the ING New York City Marathon this weekend -- a major event that p...

London Marathon To Have Hundreds More Police

AP | Posted 06.19.2013 | Sports

LONDON — London's police force says it will have 40 percent more officers on duty at the London Marathon than last year, to reassure participant...

Boston Blast Prompts Review Of London Marathon Security

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 06.15.2013 | World

LONDON — British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday's London Marathon, the next major international marathon, because of the bombs t...

What Excuses Might We Be Using to Keep Ourselves From Crossing Our Own Finish Lines?

Gregg McBride | Posted 07.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Gregg McBride

Sixteen days after this year's London Marathon ended, a final entrant crossed the finish line. Claire Lomas, who is paralyzed from the chest down, finished the marathon with a little help from her "robotic" legs -- along with a very healthy dose of willpower and sheer determination.

WATCH: Amateur Runner Does 100 Marathons In 100 Days For Cancer Awareness

Posted 04.23.2012 | Impact

After his close friend died from a rare cancer, Matthew Loddy immediately raced into action. The 46-year-old British businessman, who had no previo...

Woman Dies After Collapsing During London Marathon

AP | Posted 04.22.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- London marathon organizers say one runner has died after collapsing during the race. The 30-year-old woman, who was not identified, fell ...

WATCH: Will Kate & William Run The London Marathon?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.22.2012 | Style

The Duchess of Cambridge may have to strap on her sneakers yet again -- Catherine and her prince may be running the London Marathon! OK, maybe not....

Setting A Courteous Guinness World Record In London

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 04.07.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

Three Guinness World Record officials started their stopwatches. In the five minutes, we managed 314 curtsies, thus creating a new record.

Jihadist Humor

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Robert Weller

While it might seem impossible to make a funny movie about would-be terrorists, British director Chris Morris has found a way in the Four Lions.

NYRR to Make History With Marathon Lottery Broadcast

Dave Ungrady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Ungrady

The New York Road Runners will be the first organizers of a major marathon to televise the lottery selection for the field in its ING New York City Marathon scheduled for November 7.

The 101-Year-Old Marathoner Who Drinks, Smokes And Fights

Reuters | Peter Apps | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Already Britain's oldest employee, 101-year-old Buster Martin now aims to become the world's oldest marathon runner by completing the London Marathon ...