• New Delhi’s polluted air doesn’t deter distance runners

    NEW DELHI (AP) — People breathing New Delhi’s acrid air for the past month have suffered burning eyes and rasping throats, so the notion of thousands of distance runners gulping down lungful after lungful may have seemed strange. But even as the polluted air threatens health, India seems to be embracing physical fitness.

  • Small race winners DQ’d for using agent tied to doping

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marathon organizers in Virginia have stripped winners of last weekend’s races of their titles after discovering they were managed by a Russian sports agent whose past doping concerns were chronicled in an Associated Press report.

  • Marathon winners disqualified for using agent tied to doping

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Marathon winners in Virginia have been stripped of their titles because officials say they were managed by a Russian sports agent who has been banned from participating in the races over doping concerns.

  • Las Vegas beefs up marathon security after concert attack

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas ramped up security for the annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon, which was the first major outdoor event on the Strip since the mass shooting.