EL BIREH, West Bank (AP) — Dozens of Palestinian girls and women, most of them newcomers to the world of running, got a lesson in the basics Thursday from a track and field great — three-time Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee.
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BOSTON (AP) — The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while organizers sought to assure the city and runners of a safe race next week.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — USA Track and Field has extended its partnership with Nike through 2040 to outfit teams and sponsor national championships.
LONDON (AP) — The Russian city of Kazan will host the 2016 world junior athletics championships.