Local marathon runners Kevin Brozyna and Leyah Valgardson joined KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino in studio to discuss their trip and participation in the Boston Marathon.
Events and games at CONSOL Energy Center and PNC Park will now have tighter security following the bombings earlier this week at the Boston Marathon.
The bombings at the Boston Marathon are still fresh on everyone’s mind.
A law enforcement official briefed on the investigation says a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings is about to be arrested.
Boylston Street and the marathon finish line have become Boston’s Ground Zero. Bostonians spent the day on Tuesday visiting the site that has changed their city forever.
For every runner the story is personal.
Blisters, cramps, dehydration, maybe a heart attack, but an explosion is generally not the first thing first responders prepare for when working a marathon.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Shakespeare said it well: “April is the cruelest month.” April 15 – an unforgettable tragedy Monday in Boston. April19, 1995 – Timothy McVeigh sets off a truck bomb in Oklahoma City. April […]
Following Wednesday’s game against Montreal, the Pens will play in Boston on Friday. It will likely be the first major sporting event in that city since the Boston Marathon bombings on Monday.
Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss had his regularly scheduled briefings with his top security chiefs today, but the Boston bombings were uppermost in their minds as Pittsburgh’s own marathon looms next month.
Police are still investigating after two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. KDKA-TV’s Andy Sheehan ran the Boston Marathon and finished minutes before the explosions went off.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says no unexploded bombs were found at the Boston Marathon. He says the only explosives were the ones that went off Monday.
According to the Boston Marathon, there are more than 50 people from Pittsburgh who were signed up to run in the race. One of them was a local med student.
KDKA-TV’s Andy Sheehan had crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon just minutes before the blasts.
Two bombs exploded in the crowded streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and injuring more than 130 in a bloody scene of shattered glass and severed limbs that raised alarms that terrorists might have struck again in the U.S.