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Columbine Principal to Retire 15 Years After Shooting

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

Frank DeAngelis vowed to stay at the school until every student in his district at the time of the shooting graduated. That time is now.








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Denver Celebrates First 4/20 Since Marijuana Legalization

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

Thousands turn out to celebrate the unofficial holiday as legalized marijuana continues to be big business in Colorado. KUSA’s Steve Staeger reports.








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Rita Jeptoo Wins Boston Marathon With Record Time

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm
Rita Jeptoo won the woman's race for the second year in a row with a course record of 2:18:57. Jeptoo also won the Boston Marathon in 2006.






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Boston Beefs Up Security for Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 12:11pm

A year after a bombing devastated the annual race, there’s a "Boston Strong" mentality surrounding the preparations.








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Boston Marathon Kicks Off With 36,000 Runners in the Field

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am
The first wave of Boston Marathon competitors hit the pavement at 8:50 a.m. Monday, the first of 36,000 entrants hoping to endure the 26.1 miles from Hopkinton, Mass., to downtown Boston.






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Teen Stowaway Survives 5-Hour Hawaii Flight in Jet Wheel Well

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am
A 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the voyage halfway across the Pacific Ocean unscathed despite frigid temperatures, FBI and airline officials said.






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Store Runs for Boston Bombing Victims

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:55am

A sports clothing store that became a makeshift ER during the Boston Marathon bombing is now ready for this year’s race with its running club.


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Boy Scouts Ban Church From Hosting Troop Led By Gay Man

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:39am
The Boy Scouts organization has told a Seattle-area church that it can no longer host a troop because the church has vowed to keep a gay man on as troop leader.






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Website Helps Packers Fans Find Love

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:18am

More than 1,000 people have already joined a dating site based on a person's love for the Green Bay Packers. WGBA's Kasey Hott reports.








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Hundreds Gather For Patriot Party

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:18am

Hundreds gather in response to the rancher Cliven Bundy controversy in an event they are calling "The Patriot Party." KSNV's John Trean reports.








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Blackhawks Fly Over Boston Marathon Course

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 11:02am
Some spectators took their eyes off the road and turned their attention to the sky before Monday's race when four HH-60M Air Ambulance Blackhawk Helicopters with the Massachusetts Army National Guard flew over the Boston Marathon route.






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At Least 20 People Hurt After Car Crashes Into Church

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:51am

An Easter Sunday service is brought to an abrupt end after a car slams into the front of a Florida church. WBBH’s Andrea Hubbell reports.








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Twin Brothers Escape After Kidnapper Steals Car

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:30am

Two young boys fight off a would-be abductor after the man stole the family car with the boys and their infant sister inside. WOAI’s Randy Escamilla reports.








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'Ready to Run': Bombing Survivor's Sister on Track

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:30am

Carmen Acabbo, whose sister Celeste Corcoran lost her legs last year during the Boston Marathon bombings, tells TODAY’s Natalie Morales that she’s ready to run the race.








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Elite Women Runners Start Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:19am
The elite women field start the 118th running of the Boston Marathon on Monday in Hopkinton, Mass. on Monday.Some 36,000 athletes will run in the today's race, the second-largest field in the its history and the first marathon since last year's bombing attack.






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Wheelchairs, Handcycles and Mobility Impaired Are Off in Boston

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:03am
Six mobility impaired racers, 30 in wheelchairs and 24 using hand-cycles will participate in the Boston Marathon on Monday, according to the Boston Athletic Association website.%3Cblockquote%20class=%22twitter-tweet%22%20lang=%22en%22%3E%3Cp%3ESelfie.%20Pre%20race%20jitters.






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Senator Has Close Encounter With Commuter Train

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:31am

At a news conference at a commuter train station on Friday, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal was hit by his own chart on an easel when an Amtrak whizzed by inches away from where he was standing. The news conference was about train safety.








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'Lucky' Boy, 16, Stows Away in Plane's Wheel Well

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:20am

Nine are dead and at least 32 others hurt after a violent weekend in Chicago, with the latest series of shootings taking place near an elementary school, when someone in a car opened fired on a group, hitting five people.








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One Year Later, Security Heavy at Boston Marathon

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:20am

As the 2014 Boston Marathon prepares to get underway one year after bombings killed three and injured more than 200, the security effort has been described as the largest and most advanced presence in the race’s history. TODAY’s Natalie Morales reports.








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Rossen Reports: How Reliable Are Eyewitnesses?

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 9:20am

Do you trust your memory? In this segment of Rossen Reports, national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen puts eyewitness memory to the test, setting up a social experiment where people witness a crime and are asked to identify the perpetrator, with some surprising results.








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