Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon — and was nearly tackled to the ground in the process. Her husband, Roger Robinson is a running journalist with an impressive record in masters running. The pair says as they age, their passion for running doesn’t fade, and it’s all about putting one foot in front of the other.
Cheering on a Marine Corps Marathon runner? Check out the best places to watch, some tips about rooting on a runner and a list of things you can’t bring.
There are about a thousand medical volunteers who help during the October race. Getting that many strangers on the same page for a massive one-day event isn’t easy, but it’s gratifying work for the many involved.
A Metro employee was arrested during a business trip in Tennessee after arranging to meet who he thought was a 15-year-old for a sexual encounter.
After a D.C. woman was killed during a run through Logan Circle earlier this week, two local running coaches share safety tips for all runners to remember when they step out the door.
No one will be charged in a fatal road rage incident that led to a man’s death in Woodbridge last month.
As fall marathon training season ramps up, a sports medicine doctor has tips for how to spot runner’s knee, what causes it and how it can be prevented.
The bodies of a missing 12-year-old Virginia girl and her 48-year-old grandmother, who were subjects of an August Amber Alert, were found at Shenandoah National Park.
As the Marine Corps Marathon approaches, training runs are getting longer. So when should you start eating during runs? And what’s the best type of food to fuel you? A dietitian has the answers.
A body was found in the area where officials were searching for a woman who went missing after helping a stranded motorist in Harford County, Maryland, over the weekend.
A 27-year-old D.C. resident was sentenced Friday to 32 months in prison for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy on Feb. 28 in Union Station.
A 27-year-old man was working outside the school moving a portable building when the building struck him. He died at the scene.
Police say the suspect has targeted three laundromats in four days — two of which occurred Wednesday morning. See photos of the suspect.
A Metrobus struck a woman and child in D.C.’s Chevy Chase neighborhood Wednesday afternoon, trapping the woman under the bus.
A tanker crash on Interstate 95 in Prince William County is causing major delays for drivers Monday afternoon.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.