Mamitu Daska and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia win Boston Half Marathon

BOSTON — Mamitu Daska broke the women’s record in the Boston Athletic Association Half Marathon on Sunday and fellow Ethiopian runner Lelisa Desisa successfully defended his men’s title. Daska finished in 1... Read more »

Ethiopian Descent Robel Phillipos Arrested connected to Boston Bombings

One of the third alleged accomplice accused of aiding Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after the Boston bombings has been named as Robel Phillipos who is Ethiopian descent but an American. Robel Phillipos’ parents came... Read more »

Explosions reported at Boston Marathon finish line

wcvb.com: Two explosions have been reported near the Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston Street as thousands of people gathered for the race, and there are reports of injuries. The blasts happened... Read more »