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They went about it differently, but Lawrence Cherono and Worknesh Degefa win Boston Marathon

Cherono of Kenya wins in one of the tightest stretch duels in the event's history as Ethiopia's Degefa surges away from the women's lead pack at the 5-mile mark.

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The heel and the heal, Jordan Hasay is back

Jordan Hasay rebounded from multiple heel fractures to finish third at the Boston Marathon. She has now finished third in her three marathons.

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Des Linden: 'Tougher than I realized'

Des Linden is the defending Boston Marathon winner, but she still carries a chip on her shoulder. And rightfully so.

Sisters set to run Boston Marathon 20 years after surviving 1999 Columbine shooting

Laura and Sarah Green struggled with anxiety for years after surviving the 1999 Columbine shooting. But they began to run and run and run to help alleviate the stress. On Monday, they'll run the Boston Marathon together for the first time.


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Breakdancing, more may be 2024 medal events

The International Olympic Committee's executive board has recommended adding breakdancing, skateboarding, sports climbing and surfing to the 2024 Paris Olympics. The full membership meets in June.

Born out of competition, breakdancing is a natural for the Olympics

Paris wants to include hip-hop's original dance in the 2024 Games.


UCLA gymnast removes Michael Jackson from viral floor routine

In an exclusive interview, Katelyn Ohashi explains why she will be debuting a new floor routine at Saturday's Pac-12 Championships.

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How UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's spectacular routine came to be

Katelyn Ohashi has taken over the internet before. But the UCLA gymnast hit bigger than ever in January with a perfect-10 routine that became one of the most viral moments in sports this year.

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