BOSTON MARATHON ROUTE

118th Boston Marathon race course

Last year, runners had to stop just one mile short from the finish line. This year, many will return to run the whole way.

Boston Red Sox starter Jon Lester delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago, Thursday, April 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Lester leads Red Sox past White Sox 3-1

Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 v…

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Mass. unemployment on the decline

The Department of Labor and Workforce Development says preliminary estimates show Massachusetts gained more than 8,000 jobs in March and the…