- 'Great day in my life': Spike Lee is marathon grand marshal
October 5, 20159:27 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — He's a noted filmmaker, a teacher, an honorary Oscar winner, a crazy New York sports fan and now this: Spike Lee is the next grand marshal of the New York City Marathon.
- Black Lives hold peaceful protest at Twin Cities Marathon
October 4, 20153:41 PM ET
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Members of the St. Paul-based Black Lives Matter group have held a peaceful rally at the Twin Cities Marathon.
- St. Paul mayor says protesters agree not to disrupt marathon
October 1, 20157:18 PM ET
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Black Lives Matter St. Paul has agreed not to disrupt the Twin Cities Marathon during the rally the group is planning for Sunday, Mayor Chis Coleman said after talking with the group's organizer on Thursday.
- Black Lives Matter marathon protest plan divides supporters
September 30, 20154:19 PM ET
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State and local officials prepared for a planned Black Lives Matter protest at the finish line of Minnesota's largest marathon on Sunday, with St. Paul's mayor saying the city will do whatever's needed to ensure the race goes smoothly.