Much like the modern Boston Marathon, at its beginnings, the fledgling “American Marathon” was a race for the common man.During The Ashland Era, the race’s first 27 years (1897-1923), fields averaged just over 70 starters: plumbers, waiters, blacksmiths, shipping clerks, carpenters, stevedores, farmers, postmen, cops, printers and bricklayers all took a break from their tough everyday grind to gather in Ashland and test their mettle.
HOPKINTON – The massive Massachusetts State Police mobile incident command center played a pivotal role in the capture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev last year.
The Nebraska Department of Labor (NDOL) announced today that Nebraska’s preliminary unemployment rate for March is 3.7 percent, seasonally adjusted. The jobless rate is 0.1 percentage points higher than the February rate of 3.6 percent, but is...
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Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate inched up to 4.5 percent in March, primarily driven by another large increase in the state’s labor force. The March jobless rate compared with 4.4 percent for February, and 4.8 percent for...
Gov. Dave Heineman is expected to sign LB 254 into law on Monday. As a result of this law, some health insurance plans in Nebraska will provide coverage for screening, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder in a child until the insured...
On Thursday, April 17, 2014, at approximately 1:20 p.m. the Iowa Falls Police Department responded to an emergency call of an armed suicidal man at 413 College Avenue.
Michelle Obamais dusting off her cowboy boots and heading toNashville.
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